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Premier League: Brentford vs Leicester City – Match preview

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Leicester City will go up against Brentford on Saturday for a Premier League meeting.

Brentford approach round 28 as number 8 in the Premier League table with 41 points on their account so far. With 26 rounds behind them, Leicester City have amassed 24 points, placing them as number 16 in the standings.

Form: Brentford vs Leicester City

Brentford Form

Brentford added two wins to their account in their three most recent outings, as they beat Fulham by 3-2. Their next match left them empty-handed in a 1-0 defeat against Everton, followed up by a 0-2 win against Southampton. The Bees put four wins on the board in their previous six Premier League matches at the Gtech Community Stadium. They drew twice while losing none, and scored 14 goals while conceding six.

Leicester City Form

Leicester City endured a tough spell in their last three matches, from which they have nothing to show. They were beaten 1-2 by Blackburn before Southampton ran out 1-0 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against Chelsea, who came out 1-3 winners. The Foxes won twice, while also recording zero draws, and four defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches says ten goals were conceded and seven scored.

Betting facts for Brentford and Leicester City

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Brentford and Leicester City. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.

  • Brentford have not lost 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Brentford have not lost 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 Brentford matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Brentford have scored in 9 of the last 10 home matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 Brentford matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Leicester have lost the last 5 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • In 10 of the last 11 Leicester away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Leicester have lost the last 5 matches in a row
  • Leicester have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Leicester have not won the last 5 matches in a row

Players under-the-radar: Brentford vs Leicester City

Scoring 16 goals during a Premier League campaign is just the sort of form, every club adores in a player. Ivan Toney is out to extend his current momentum, and the upcoming game should be a good opportunity to add another goal to his name. Picking Ivan Toney to score seems like a no-brainer currently.

Full-time result

In their last 10 matches at Gtech Community Stadium across all tournaments Brentford won four times, drew four and lost two times. Leicester City claimed five wins, zero draws, and five defeats in their last 10 games away. Brentford are on a fine streak of 9 matches without defeat at home. Leicester City have 4 defeats in a row.

Both teams to score

Brentford scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Leicester City got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. In the last 10 games played, Leicester City opened to scoring only once, while Brentford scored the opener five times in their last 10 games. Both teams scored in the last 3 consecutive meetings between Brentford and Leicester City.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Brentford, who scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Leicester City, who scored 1.3 times on average in those matches. Leicester City conceded a goal in their last 11 matches.

Betting suggestion: Brentford vs Leicester City

The match between Brentford and Leicester City should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Premier League game.

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