Leicester City and Manchester United go up against each other on Sunday at the King Power Stadium hoping to move closer to each European qualification ambitions. Leicester are trying to get back into the top of the table after having recently been overtaken by the likes of Bournemouth. It is quite incredible that Manchester United remain in the sixth place even after a wonderful run under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer but the team are now just two points behind Chelsea. Follow all our predictions, free bets, football bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Leicester City were able to pick up a 1-1 draw against Liverpool to stop a run of three consecutive losses in all competitions. Leicester have been able to avoid defeat in the last three matches when they have faced teams in the top five places.
Manchester United dropped points for the first time under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, but the team did extremely well to come from 2-0 down to draw against Burnley at Old Trafford. The last time United dropped points in the league was when they suffered a defeat against Liverpool at Anfield under Jose Mourinho.
The reverse fixture witnessed Manchester United picking up a narrow 2-1 win over Leicester back in August. The last meeting between these two clubs at the King Power Stadium produced a 2-2 draw. Our betting tips and predictions anticipate success for Manchester United.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Manchester United win at 1.95[/bet_tip_now]
Leicester City have done extremely well when it comes to matches against the top teams in recent weeks, but the proposition of facing a club like Manchester United on a high will be very difficult indeed. After going through an eight-game winning sequence, United will be keen to recover from the draw against Burnley as soon as possible. Leicester performed exceptionally well against Liverpool but it was also down to the Reds being quite indecisive. Our preview would go with a win for United.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Match Prediction:”]Manchester United win at 1.95[/bet_tip_now]
Leicester City vs Manchester United draw odds: 3.60
Leicester City win odds: 3.60
Correct Score odds
Manchester United continue to score goals at a steady pace with the team averaging just over two goals per match over the last six games. Leicester City, meanwhile, have been a struggling team in terms of going forward throughout the season, but the influence of James Maddison has been extremely great. Even then, Leicester not be good for more than just a goal. Our correct score prediction would go with a 2-1 win for United.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct Score Prediction:”]Manchester United 2-1 win at 9.50[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
There have been over 2.5 goals in the last three matches involving Manchester United, who have been unable to keep a clean sheet in all three matches. The presence of Leicester on the counter-attack coupled with United’s confident run makes us expect over 2.5 goals in our total goals prediction.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goals odds and prediction:”]Total goals over 2.5 at 1.80[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Marcus Rashford has been a decisive player under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and he could have had the opening goal against Burnley if not for poor finishing. Rashford has a decent scoring record against Leicester City after managing two goals in seven matches against the team. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Marcus Rashford.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Marcus Rashford at 6.00[/bet_tip_now]
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