Wolverhampton – Leicester, scheduled for Friday at 10pm, in the 26th round of the English Championship, is a great test for guests.
“Wolves” are one of the most difficult teams of the second rank, a real fear for “borders”. Guests are now on a comfortable 3rd place, which leads directly to the Champions League groups, but a failure at Wolverhampton can change the paradigm.
You can read the analysis of the bet below.
Wolverhampton: Team shape, news and statistics
◾️Wolverhampton (9th place, 35 points, 35-32 goalscorers) do not have the excellent season of last year, but remain a very redeemable team, with chances, still, at a place in the next edition of the Europa League.
◾️Nuno Espirito Santo’s “wolves” have largely retained the reputation of great team riders, the last victim being Manchester United, with whom Wolves drew 0-0 away just last stage, while Manchester City were eaten by total flushes: 2-0 away, 3-2 at home for
◾️However, the Premier League remains a very difficult championship, which is why Wolves is only 9 because they lost a lot of points with the little ones (1-2 at Watford on January 1, for example).
◾️A feature of the team is that, usually, their matches do not end without goals.
◾️In 25 stages, there were only 3 situations in which they scored below two.
Leicester: Team shape, news and statistics
◾️Leicester (3rd place, 49 points, 54-26 goalscoring) gave some failures that they did not allow lately, when they have already won 5 matches without a win in 7 in all competitions.
◾️In the championship, the team is still in 3rd place, in the Champions League place, 12 points behind Tottenham (6th place) and 14th Man. United (8th place), but there are 13 more stages and the situation may become volatile.
◾️But Leicester is a team that used to score match by match.
◾️In the championship, he has only three stages in which he has not done so far (of which one even with Wolverhampton, in the tour, when he was 0-0).
◾️At the same time, he has received enough (17), especially lately.
◾️Since December 8, the “foxes” have had 10 stages in the Premier League and have scored goals in 8 of them (in the last 4 in a row was GG).
◾️Even weaker bands such as Southampton, Burnley or West Ham have registered him, which indicates a certain crisis.
⚽️Statistics of direct matches Wolverhampton vs Leicester
▪️In the tour, on August 11, the Leicester – Wolverhampton match ended 0-0.
▪️It was one of the very few games of these teams, in the current season, with no goals scored.
▪️In the last championship, Leicester won the tour 2-0, and Wolverhampton returned 4-3.
▪️Between the two games was one of the League Cup ended 0-0 and won by “foxes” in penalties.
▪️In total, there were 71 parties between the two groups.
▪️Wolverhampton won 21, Leicester, 26, another 24 ended in a draw.
⚽️What is the form of the teams in the last 5 matches?
▫️Qualified this season in the 16th Europa League, Wolverhampton are aiming for a new qualification in the European Cups, and coach Nuno Espirito Santo is dreaming of a Champions League qualification.
▫️”Wolves” are 9th in the standings, six points out of 4, the last one leading to the League, occupied by Chelsea.
▫️Wolves drew last season at Old Trafford, 0-0 with Manchester United, after losing to Liverpool, 1-2.
▫️Molineux’s team is not having a good time: they have only one victory in the last eight matches, in all competitions, 3-2 at Southampton.
▫️The rest has three draws and four defeats.
▫️Leicester are in 3rd place in the Premier League and are almost certain of qualifying in the next edition of the Champions League: they have ten points ahead of 5th place, Sheffield United, which has a more contested match.
▫️”Foxes” come after a draw on their own with Chelsea, 2-2, which followed the elimination of the semifinals of the League of England, against Aston Villa.
▫️Leicester have only one win in the last four stages, against West Ham, and three successes in the last nine rounds of the Premier League.
⚽️News, analysis, statistics and progress on the 2 teams.
◾️He has only lost once in his last 11 home games with Leicester.
◾️He has no victory in the last 3 games on his own.
◾️4 of the last 5 home games were GG.
◾️4 of the last 6 home games were 3+.
◾️The next game will be in the Europa League, against Espanyol.
◾️He has only one success in the last five home games of the championship, having previously linked 7 victories on his own field.
◾️The last 4 home matches were over 2.5 goals.
◾️5 of his last 6 games were 3+.
◾️The last 8 Premier League games were at least 3 goals.
◾️The next game will be against Manchester City.
⚽️Who are the probable teams in this match?
Football Prediction of the Day Wolverhampton vs Leicester
Only 3 of the 25 matches played by Wolverhampton this season have ended with less than two goals per table.
The ones from Leicester have even less in this situation – 2 out of 25.
We bet this game on the Asian total +2, bet with 1.5 odds on Unibet.
Bet Tips: Total Asian +2