LEI vs BUR Dream11 Prediction:
Leicester City are all set to welcome Burnley for their next Premier League fixture to King Power Stadium. Burnley would be playing their opening game of the season as their scheduled opening game against Manchester United was postponed. The foxes made a winning start to their campaign as Brendan Rodger's men thumped West Brom in their opening fixture last weekend. They would be eager to carry that form forward to register back-to-back wins to make a perfect start to the new season. Burnley, meanwhile, would be eager to get on the field for their first game of the new season and would not want anything less than a win to make a positive start. Let's take a look at the LEI vs BUR Dream 11 Prediction for this upcoming Premier League fixture.
Date and Time: September 20, 11:30 PM (IST)
Venue: King Power Stadium
Leicester City: W
Burnley: It is their first game
Head-to-Head (last 6 meetings)
Leicester City: 03
Leicester City Team News
Leicester are coming to this game off a 3-0 win over newly-promoted West Brom.
Injury Report, Unavailability: Ricardo Pereira and Filip Benkovic are out injured. Wes Morgan is doubtful due to an injury.
Jonny Evans is will serve another game suspended and won't be available for selection.
Expected Changes: James Maddison made a substitute appearance from the bench in the last game and he is likely to start in this one.
If Wes Morgan is not fit then Wilfred Ndidi would continue as a centre-back.
Jamie Vardy once again would be leading the line of the attack for the Foxes.
LEI Playing 11 (Probable)
Burnley Team News
Burnley would be participating in the first game of the season.
Injury Report, Unavailability: The first-team regulars such as Ben Mee, Jack Cork, Ashley Barnes and Johann Berg Gudmundsson are sidelined with their respective injuries.
James Tarkowski is expected to recover from his minor injury to start the game.
While Chris Wood would be the star name in the attack, Phil Bardsley would be the leader at the back.
BUR Playing 11 (Probable)
GK: N Pope
DEF: J Justin, T Castagne, W Morgan
MID: J Maddison, Y Tielesmans, D Praet, D McNeil, A Westwood
ST: J Vardy, C Wood
Last season's Golden Shoe winner, Jamie Vardy, once again made a flying start for the Foxes. The striker scored two goals in the opening game against West Brom and he would be eager to score more tonight.
Chris Wood would be leading the attacking line for Burnley in this game. He has scored one goal in 4 games this season he has played in the Confederations Cup and international friendly.
X factors, differential picks
James Maddison has participated in 4 games this season including Premier league and international U21s. He has managed to score one goal and provided one assist as well with the passing accuracy of 90%.
The Clarets haven't been able to defeat the Foxes in an away game since 1968. Although the Clarets have always given a fight to the Foxes, they haven't been able to get the results their way. Here are the betting odds from some bookmakers:
Bet365 – Leicester – 3/5, Burnley – 5
Skybet – Leicester – 4/7, Burnley – 19/4
Betfair – Leicester – 6/10, Burnley – 11/2
As per the LEI vs BUR today match prediction odds, Leicester City are the favourites to win their home game against Burnley.