Leicester City and Fulham face at King Power Stadium, in a match for the 10 th round of the Premier League. These teams have met only twice recently: on 09‑03‑2019, ending with the victory of Leicester City by (3‑1), and on 05‑12‑2018, ending with a draw by (1‑1). Although this is a game between 4th and 18th in the general classification, it is actually a game between the 10th classified in home games and the 18th as a visitor.
After 6 wins and 3 losses, the home team is in 4th position, having won 18 points. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Liverpool by (3‑0), after in the previous match they have won (1‑0) at home, against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Interestingly, this is a team that has achieved better results away from home, as they have won 12 points as a visitor and only 6 at their stadium. The team arrives at this match after a draw away against Sporting Braga by (3‑3). For the league, Leicester City won 6 points out of 12 possible points, after 2 wins and 2 losses in the last 4 home matches. In 9 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 5 times but have managed to turn the score around in 2. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 8 home matches in all competitions: they have suffered 3 of their 8 goals between minutes (76'‑) 90 ').
The Leicester City team comes to this match with an equal score, 3-3, when traveling to the Braga arena, in a game counting for the group stage of the Europa League: the team's goals were signed by Harvey Barnes, Luke Thomas and Jamier Vardy. Note that the home team lost the last game in the Premier League against Liverpool, 3-0. In this match against Fulham, the coach Brendan Rodgers should play in 4-3-3 favoring the low middle block and the direct balls for the attack, mainly for Jamier Vardy. It should be noted that the home team has some weaknesses in maintaining possession of the ball and defensive organization. For this match, the home coach cannot count on Ricardo Pereira, Caglar Soyuncu, Daniel Amartey and Wilfred Ndidi, all with physical problems.
The visiting team is currently in 18th place, with 4 points won, after 1 win, 1 draw and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away to West Ham United by (1‑0). In the last match, they lost at home to Everton by (2‑3). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 3 points, against only 1 in their games as a visitor. In the last 4 away matches, Fulham has recorded 1 draw and 3 losses, having won 1 point out of 12 possible.In this competition, they haven't won any of the last 4 away matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 8 of the last 9 games for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 16 of the last 23 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. This is a team that scores a few times first: they only opened the scoring in 2 of their last 9 Premier League games, of those 2 they reached the break in advantage by 1 and won at the end of 90 'in 1. In 9 games in this competition , suffered the first goal 7 times and never managed to turn the score.The Fulham team starts for this game unmotivated as a result of the defeat, by 2-3, receiving Everton, registering in this way the second setback followed in this competition: the goals of the team were signed by Bobby Reid and Ruben Loftus-Cheek. In this away match, coach Scott Parker should play with a more daring strategy, exploiting to the maximum the defensive weaknesses of the opponent: Tom Cairney will be responsible for creating and organizing the offensive process of the team. It should be noted that striker Bobby Reid is Fulham's top scorer with 3 goals scored. Out of this game due to injury continue: Terence Kongolo and Josh Onomah.
When playing at home, Leicester City FC have not lost to Fulham FC in their last 3 encounters.
Fulham FC's away record this season: 0-1-3.
Jamie Vardy is Leicester City FC's top scorer with 8 goals. Bobby Reid has scored 3 times for Fulham FC.
Jonny Evans has more yellow cards (4) than any other player at Leicester City FC. Bobby Reid has collected 3 for Fulham FC.
Fulham FC haven't won any of their last 5 away matches.
Leicester City FC have won 3 home matches in a row.
Leicester City FC wins 1st half in 31% of their matches, Fulham FC in 25% of their matches.
Leicester City FC wins 31% of halftimes, Fulham FC wins 25%.
Both teams haven't won their last match in Premier League.
Leicester City FC's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Fulham FC's.
In Premier League, Leicester City FC has better performance than Fulham FC.
Fulham FC have lost just 1 of their last 5 Premier League games against Leicester City FC.
Leicester City FC have won just 1 of their last 5 Premier League games against Fulham FC.
In the last 5 meetings Leicester City FC won 2, Fulham FC won 2, 1 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was Leicester City FC.
On their last meeting Leicester City FC won by 2 goals.
Leicester City FC scores 2.6 goals in a match against Fulham FC and Fulham FC scores 2.4 goals against Leicester City FC (on average).
Leicester City FC scores 1.52 goals when playing at home and Fulham FC scores 0.96 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between Leicester City FC and Fulham FC is 5.
When Leicester City FC leads 1-0 at home, they win in 90% of their matches.
When Fulham FC leads 0-1 away, they win in 75% of their matches.
When Leicester City FC is down 0-1 home, they win 9% of their matches.
When Fulham FC is down 1-0 away, they win 7% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between Leicester City FC and Fulham FC is 1.8.
During the last 5 meetings with Leicester City FC playing at home, Leicester City FC have won 2 times, there have been 2 draws while Fulham FC have won 1 times. The goal difference is 9-8 in favour of Leicester City FC.
Fulham FC's last away win against Leicester City FC was in 2004.
Leicester City FC haven't scored in 2 of their 4 home matches in Premier League this season.
Fulham FC haven't scored in 2 of their 4 away matches in Premier League this season.
During the last 10 meetings, Leicester City FC have won 2 times, there have been 4 draws while Fulham FC have won 4 times. The goal difference is 18-15 in favour of Fulham FC.
Did you know that Leicester City FC scores 39% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?
Will not play
Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi(injured)