LEI vs AVL Dream11 Prediction
Leicester City will be back in action later tonight as they play hosts to Aston Villa at the King Power Stadium up next. Talking about the standings, Leicester are in at the 4th spot with nine points courtesy three wins and a defeat. Their most recent game was a disappointing one as they lost 3-0 to West Ham and will now be keen on bouncing back. Aston Villa on the othder end have kicked off in terrific manner with three straight wins in the league and nine points on board. However, they did manage to shock the world in their last game by annihilating the champions Liverpool 7-2 at home turf. Their high and handsome win over Liverpool must have surely added wind in their sails and will be keen on carrying on their momentum ahead. With that being said, here is the LEI vs AVL Dream 11 Prediction for the upcoming fixture.
LEI vs AVL Premier League
Date and Time: October 18, 11:45 PM (IST)
Venue: King Power Stadium
Leicester City: LWLWL
Aston Villa: WWWWW
Head to Head
From the last six meetings between the two sides, it's Leicester City that has had the upper hand with three wins, in contrast to Aston Villa's one win. Two games have ended on level terms as well.
Leicester City Team News
Injury Update and Unavailability: Wilfred Ndidi, Ricardo Pereira, Filip Bnkovic, Daniel Amartey and Caglar Soyuncu are the among the names that make the long list of injured players for the foxes. Apart from that, Jonny Evans, James Maddison, Jamie Vardy, Dennis Praet and Wes Morgan will also be assessed prior to kick off If they’re match fit.
Expected Changes: Schmeichel should be starting in at goal, while, Justin, Fofana, Jonny Evans and Castagne are likely to be the back four in charge of defence. Nampalys Mendy could feature as the central midfielder, while, Harve Barnes, James Maddison, Tielemans and Under are likely to accommodate the midfield region. Jaime Vardy should continue to lead the attack up top.
Leicester City Playing 11 (Probable)
Aston Villa Team News
Injury Update and Unavailability: Wesley is ruled out as a result of an injury. Tom Heaton is in self isolation, while, Bjorn Engels and Kortney Hause are in doubt to start for the Villains.
Expected Changes: Martinez should be starting in at goal, while, Cash, Konsa, Mings and Targett could form the line of defence. McGinn, Luiz and Barkley are likely to fill in at the midfield region. Trezeguet, Watkins and Jack Grealish should be the ideal front three for the visitors.
AVL Playing 11 (Probable)
Goalkeeper- O Nyland
Defenders- E Konsa, N Taylor, C Soyuncu, B Chilwell
Midfielders- A El-Ghazi, J Grealish (VC), W Ndidi, A Perez, J Maddison
Forward- J Vardy (C)
Jamie Vardy will be the usual danger man in the final third region for Leicester City. The veteran centre forward has bagged five goals from the last four appearances and will be hungry to score more.
Jack Grealish has led by example for Aston Villa and will once again be one to watch out for. The 25-year-old has three goals, three assists and has a pass accuracy of 83% from the last three appearances in the league. He can be added to the LEI vs AVL Dream11 Prediction side.
Timoty Castagne has impressed at the back as well as while moving forward for Liecester Ctiy. Castagne has a goal, two assists and pass accuracy 80% from the last four league appearances.
X Factors and Differential Picks
Ollie Watkins can also play a pivotal role for Aston Villa up top. Watkins has three goals and an assist from the last three appearances for his side.
John McGinn has been an influential figure for Aston Villa in central midfield. McGinn has a goal, three assists and a pass accuracy of 74% from the last three games in the league.
Dennis Praet has a goal and an assist to his name form the last three appearances in the league for Leicester City and should be starting here.
LEI vs AVL Match Prediction
Both sides have flair and quality in their respective squads who could end up making a difference. However, Leicester City are missing out on quite a few first team players due to injury and could face some problems as a result of it. Aston Villa on the other end have been resurgent to say the least and look the more confident unit heading into the fixture. However, the LEI vs AVL Today Match Prediction odds are back a closely fought draw by the end of 90 minutes.