LEI vs WHU Dream11 Prediction
As the English Premier League rolls on, it will be Leicester City that plays host to West Ham United up next at the King Power Stadium. It's been a solid start to the season for the Foxes as they've won three games on the bounce in the league. Their most recent result must have added wind to their sails as they thumped Manchester City 5-2 at the Etihad Stadium. West Ham United on the other end, kicked off their campaign with back-to-back defeats. However, they stunned Wolves by comprehensively dispatching them 4-0 at home. Both sides are fresh from wins in the Premier League and will be eager to build onto that momentum. With that being said, here is the LEI vs WHU Dream 11 Prediction for the fixture ahead.
LEI vs WHU Premier League
Date and Time: October 4, 4:30 PM (IST)
Venue: King Power Stadium
Leicester City: DWWLW
West Ham United: WLWWL
Head to Head
From the last six meetings between the two clubs, two games have been won by Leicester City, while, West Ham have won one in return. Three games have ended on level terms in the process as well.
Leicester City Team News
Injury update and unavailability: Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi, Ricardo Pereira and Filip Benkovic are ruled out as a result of injury. Dennis Praet, Jamie Vardy and Jonny Evans will be assessed prior to kick off.
Expected Changes: Kasper Schmeichel should be starting in at goal, while, Fuchs, Soyuncu, Justin and Castagne are likely to be the back four in defence. Mendy could feature as the holding midfielder, whereas, Harvey Barnes, James Maddison, Praet and Perez should be starting higher up the pitch. Jamie Vardy is expected to lead the line of attack.
LEI Playing 11 (Probable)
West Ham United Team News
Injury update and unavailability: Ryan Fredericks is ruled out due to injury, while, Issa Diop and Josh Cullen are in doubt to start for their side.
Expected Changes: Fabianksi should be starting in at goal. Johnson, Balbuena, Ogbonna, Cresswell and Masuaku could form the line of defence. Bowen, Soucek, Declan Rice and Fornals are likely to feature in at the midfield region. Michail Antonio should be leading the charge up top.
WHU Playing 11 (Probable)
Defenders- Timothy, Castagne (vc), Justin
Midfielders- Rice, Bowen, Praet, Barnes, Mendy
Forwards- Vardy (c), Antonio
Jamie Vardy will be the danger man from Leicester City’s end. Vardy bagged a hat-trick versus Manchester City and now has five goals from the last three appearances in the league so far. He can be added to the LEI vs WHU Dream11 Prediction side.
Jarrod Bowen can pack a punch from the attacking midfield region for West Ham United. Bowen has two goals to his name and has a pass accuracy of 72% from the last three appearances in the league.
X Factors, Differential Picks
Timothy Castagne has impressed at the back as well as while pushing forward. Castagne has a goal, two assists and a pass accuracy of 79% from the last three appearances in the league.
Michail Antonio can play a pivotal role in the forward line for West Ham. Antonio has 11 goals and three assists from the last 27 appearances in the Premier League.
LEI vs WHU Today Match Prediction
Leicester City are unbeaten in 11 of their last 12 matches against West Ham in all competitions. The Hammers have been more towards the inconsistent side of things and will have to be at their absolute best in order to surpass the danger that Leicester has to offer. Considering the firepower that Leicester have as well as recent form, the LEI vs WHU Today Match Prediction odds are in their favour to get the win.