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| On Sep 11, 2021 3:30 PM IST

LEI vs MCI Dream11 Team Prediction Tips For Leicester City vs Manchester City Premier League Live Score 11 September


LEI vs MCI Dream11: It is a repeat of the Community Shield encounter as Leicester City host champions Manchester City at the King Power Stadium. Leicester have two wins in three. Following a 1-4 defeat at the hands of West Ham, the Foxes returned to winning ways by beating Norwich 2-1.

On the other hand, Manchester City began their title defence with a loss at Spurs. They reminded everyone why they are the champions by bouncing back, winning 5-0 versus both Norwich City and Arsenal.

Date: 11 September, Saturday
Kick-Off: 7:30 PM (IST)
Venue: King Power Stadium

Premier League Table

Leicester City| 9th; Manchester City| 7th

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Recent Form
Leicester City: WLWWW
Manchester City: WWWLW

Head to Head 

Manchester City have won three of the last five while two games went in Leicester’s favor.

Today Match Prediction Details

Leicester City News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • James Justin and Wesley Fofana are injured.
  • Jannik Vestergaard and Jonny Evans have returned to training.
  • Ayoze Perez remains banned following his red card against the Hammers.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Brendan Rodgers will put out a 3-4-3 formation.
  • K Schmeichel should be starting in goal.
  • C Soyuncu, D Amartey, and J Vestergaard are expected to be the back three.
  • R Pereira and L Thomas will operate as wing-backs.
  • W Ndidi and Y Tielemans will occupy the central midfield.
  • H Barnes and J Maddison should start behind striker J Vardy.

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Leicester City Starting XI (likely)

Kasper Schmeichel
J Vestergaard
Caglar Soyuncu
Daniel Amartey
Luke Thomas
Ricardo Pereira
Wilfred Ndidi
Youri Tielemans
James Maddison
Harvey Barnes
Jamie Vardy

Manchester City News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Benjamin Mendy will miss out due to the off-the-field challenges he is facing.
  • Kevin de Bruyne and Phil Foden have returned to training.
    Expected Changes and Strategy:
  • Manchester City will lineup in a 4-3-3 formation.
  • Ederson Moraes should be starting in goal.
  • J Cancelo, R Dias, A Laporte, and K Walker are expected to lineup in defence.
  • Rodri, I Gundogan, and B Silva could occupy midfield positions.
  • F Torres should start up front flanked by G Jesus and J Grealish.

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Manchester City XI (likely)

Joao Cancelo
Ruben Dias
Aymeric Laporte
Kyle Walker
Bernardo Silva
Ilkay Gundogan
Ferran Torres
Gabriel Jesus
Jack Grealish

Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Ferran Torres is thriving at the moment in an out-of-position role. He has two goals and an assist this season. However, he might get subbed early if Kevin de Bruyne gets some minutes.

Games Played 3
Goals 2
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 78
Chances Created 1
Interceptions 0
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 1

Jamie Vardy has a stellar record against the Citizens. He has eight goals and two assists in the last ten games versus them.

Games Played 3
Goals 2
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 76
Chances Created 3
Interceptions 0
Tackles 0
Clean Sheets 1

Differential Pick

Gabriel Jesus can shine in this fixture. The Foxes have looked susceptible in defence. Jesus is relishing his new role down the right and has already managed three assists.

Games Played 3
Goals 1
Assists 3
Pass Accuracy 93
Chances Created 8
Interceptions 1
Tackles 1
Clean Sheets 1

LEI vs MCI Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – K Schmeichel
Defenders – K Walker, J Cancelo, R Pereira, R Dias
Midfielders – J Grealish, W Ndidi, J Maddison
Forwards – J Vardy, G Jesus, F Torres

Likely Winner:

  • There have been no draws in the previous 11 league encounters between Leicester and Manchester City, with the Foxes winning four and the Citizens seven.
  • Man City has won their past two league away games against Leicester, with the last time they did so was between 1934 and 1954. (5 in a row).
  • Last season, Leicester won three of their last five Premier League home games against defending champions (L2), including a 3-1 victory against Liverpool.
  • Leicester versus Manchester City is the only Premier League match in which the away team has won more than half of the time – 11 away wins in 20 games (55 percent).
  • We expect a closely fought contest considering Leicester plays at home and we might finally have a draw in this game.

Odds To Win:

Leicester City: 26/5
Manchester City: 8/13

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Devashish Pant

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