The prediction of WBA and Leicester City comes before the match of the 1st round of the Premier League. This game will be played on September 13th at The Hawthorns, England. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
WBA vs Leicester City Match Preview and Team News
WBA got promoted from the Championship last season, and their primary goal is to remain in the top flight at the end of the current one. Branislav Ivanovic is mentioned as a new reinforcement, the hosts are interested in some more players, and it will be an exciting transition period for this team. They played one friendly match in a draw and had time to prepare for the new season. Jake Livermore is an experienced player who means a lot to the team, he moves great, and he can play in several positions. Matheus Pereira is a great player, he creates a lot of problems for his opponents, and the greatest virtue of this guy is speed. Charlie Austin was the best player of the team last season. He scored ten times, he is doing great in the penalty area, and his goals are expected in the Premier League as well. WBA has a lot of young players on the bench who make a significant contribution. Slaven Bilic, with his positive energy, drives the team in every game, and that is why this man is unique, and the fans adore him.
Leicester City has high ambitions this season, and the goal is to play in continental competitions. Last season they finished in 5th place, and they had a very good chance to book the ticket for the Champions League. The Foxes played several friendly matches, with two draws and one victory. Leicester City has been pretty quiet in the transfer market so far, but that doesn’t mean that they won’t make some moves in the final days. Wilfred Ndidi played great last season, and a lot is expected of him in the upcoming campaign, he is moving well, and the Nigerian international is an excellent player. Demarai Gray plays fantastic, he is fast in the one-on-one game, and he is unstoppable. He is the future of English football. Jamie Vardy was the top scorer in the Premier League, as he scored 23 goals last season. Perez showed why he is paid dearly, he plays better offensively, which he showed with his good moves, and he has excellent ball control.
WBA vs Leicester City Predicted Lineups
WBA: Ben Foster, Craig Dawson, Kieran Gibbs, Ahmed Hegazy, Allan Nyom, Chris Brunt, Jake Livermore, James McClean, Grzegorz Krychowiak, Jay Rodriguez, Salomon Rondon.
Leicester City: Kasper Schmeichel, Jonny Evans, Wes Morgan, Luke Thomas, James Justin, Marc Albrighton, Youri Tielemans, Hamza Choudhury, Wilfred Ndidi, Jamie Vardy, Kelechi Iheanacho.
WBA vs Leicester City Betting Tips and Predictions
Both sides have their chances to take points from this clash, but the visitors are slight favorites, and we believe they are going to get back home with a win.
There are a lot of goals in their head to head matches, and we should expect more than 2.5 goals in total. We hope that football fans will enjoy this match.
Leicester City to win @1.95
Over 2.5 FT @1.90
Correct score 1:2 @9.50