On the 26th of July, Leicester City will play host to Manchester United in a clash of the Premier League. The game day is forecasted to be a windy and cool day, with daytime temperatures of only 18 degrees, which will be a great treat for players. In their last match, Leicester City recorded a 0-3 loss against Tottenham Hotspur, and Leicester City is looking for direction having earned 12 points in their last 10 matches, while In their last match, Manchester United recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Crystal Palace. Manchester United is on a hot streak lately, with 7 wins in their last 10 matches.
Leicester City and Manchester United last played eachother at the Old Trafford on Saturday Sep 14th. Manchester United was victorious by a score of 1 to 0 in front of almost 74000 spectators. Marcus Rashford struck first for Manchester United in the 8th minute from the penalty spot, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, Leicester City was frustrated by Manchester United’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Manchester United ended the match with the shutout victory.
In the last 5 matches, both Mason Greenwood and Bruno Fernandes are on scoring streaks. They have each scored 4 goals for Manchester United and look to continue their dominance.. Leicester City is glad to have Jamie Vardy in top form. In the last five matches the attacker has scored 4 goals
Brendan Rodgers’s Leicester City squad will be without James Maddison, Marc Albrighton, Ricardo Pereira, Daniel Amartey, Çağlar Söyüncü, Christian Fuchs and Ben Chilwell, while Eric Bailly, Axel Tuanzebe and Phil Jones are unavailable to play for Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team.