Welcome to our Manchester City vs Leicester City preview prediction and head to head analysis. The two top clubs fight it out make this a virtual 6 pointer. Win this and Leicester could go 6 points clear up the top. Even if their other rivals win, the gap will still be 5 points. Manchester City are unbeaten in their last 7 matches. However it remains to be seen if the mood of the club has changed following their announcement of a new manager. It could prove unsettling, or it could prove to be the key that spurs them on the greater efforts this season. It’s hard to call. Leicester City on the other hand keep dreaming. Most expected them to fall away in the New Year, but they are still there at the top. Can they win this and put more pressure on their better known rivals.

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Manchester City WWWDW
Manchester City have won 4, and drawn 1 of their last 5 matches.

Leicester City WWLDW
Leicester City have won 3, lost 1 and drawn 1 of their Premier League matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played a lot of times. Seventy Two (72) time to be exact. Manchester City have won 31, drawn 18 and Leicester City have won 23. In recent times Manchester City have won 3, drawn 3 and Leicester City have won 4 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

Manchester City have scored 46 goals this season
Leicester City have scored 44 goals this season

Goals Conceded

Manchester City have conceded 23 goals this season
Leicester City have conceded 26 goals this season

Top Scorers

Manchester City’s top scorer is Sergio Agüero with 13 goals
Leicester City’s top scorer is Jamie Vardy with 18 goals

Team News

Manchester City are without Nasri, Kompany, Bony and De Bruyne.
Leicester City are without James and Schlupp.

Conclusion

In the occurrences of this fixture just prior to the Arab buy out, Leicester were building some impressive stats against Manchester City. Since then Manchester City have won both fixtures. However this Leicester team is inspired and I think they can win this, with a draw a very close alternative.