Tottenham v Leicester City - Football Live Match Preview

Tottenham Hotspur v Leicester City

Leicester midfielder Youri Tielemans could make his debut in Sunday’s clash with Tottenham at Wembley.

bet365 match odds: Tottenham 4/6, Draw 3/1, Leiucester 19/4

The Foxes signed the Monaco midfielder on loan for the rest of the season last month to hopefully help them improve their form after a poor run.

They have not tasted victory in their last five games across all competitions, losing four, and boss Claude Puel remains under pressure.

Tielemans arrived fully fit and Puel confirmed he is in contention to go into the line-up, although he admits no decision has been made concerning the starting XI.

Winger Marc Albrighton is expected to miss the rest of the campaign due to a hamstring injury, while Daniel Amartey remains out with a broken leg.

Tottenham have won four of their last five Premier League games and need to continue that level of form if they are to keep pressure on Liverpool and Manchester City in the title race.

A 2-0 victory at Leicester earlier in the season will offer hope of claiming another three points but they are weakened by current injuries.

Dele Alli and Harry Kane are back in training with Mauricio Pochettino admitting the latter could be available later this month.

But Eric Dier has added to their absentee list after picking up a virus, while Ben Davies is still missing due to a groin problem.

Spurs are unbeaten in their last two home meetings with Leicester and claimed a dramatic 5-4 victory at Wembley last term.

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Predictions
Markets Odds Probability %
Over 0.5 In 1st Half 1.37
76%
Last Goal After 73 Minutes 2.05
56%
Both Teams To Score 3.25
56%

Simulation

Leicester City vs Tottenham Hotspur

There is a 32.5% chance of a draw.
In simulations where the game is not a draw Tottenham Hotspur, at 47.6%, are heavy favorites to beat Leicester City who have a 19.9% chance.
In simulation wins, Leicester City upsets Tottenham Hotspur by averaging 7.9 shots and 3.0 shots on goal.
They average 1.7 goals in simulated victories vs just 0.3 in simulation losses.
Overall, the average simulation score is Tottenham Hotspur 1.2 to Leicester City 0.7.

Tottenham

Players Shots SG Goals G%
K. Trippier 0.33 0.09 0.07 6.60%
M. Sissoko 0.53 0.13 0.04 4.08%

Leicester City

Players Shots SG Goals G%
D. Gray 0.77 0.23 0.07 6.42%
R. Ghezzal 0.53 0.10 0.05 4.42%
Place Team GP Won Draw Lost GF GA +/- Points
1 Liverpool 34 26 7 1 77 20 57 85
2 Manchester City 33 27 2 4 86 22 64 83
3 Tottenham 33 22 1 10 64 34 30 67
4 Arsenal 33 20 6 7 66 40 26 66
5 Chelsea 34 20 6 8 57 36 21 66
6 Manchester United 33 19 7 7 63 44 19 64
7 Leicester City 34 14 5 15 46 45 1 47
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 33 13 8 12 41 42 -1 47
9 Everton 34 13 7 14 46 44 2 46
10 Watford 33 13 7 13 47 48 -1 46
11 West Ham United 34 12 6 16 42 52 -10 42
12 AFC Bournemouth 34 12 5 17 49 61 -12 41
13 Crystal Palace 34 11 6 17 40 46 -6 39
14 Burnley 34 11 6 17 42 60 -18 39
15 Newcastle United 34 10 8 16 32 43 -11 38
16 Southampton 33 9 9 15 39 54 -15 36
17 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 9 6 18 32 53 -21 33
18 Cardiff City 34 9 4 21 30 63 -33 31
19 Fulham 34 5 5 24 32 76 -44 20
20 Huddersfield Town 34 3 5 26 19 67 -48 14

Head To Head Comparison

10.02.2019
Tottenham
Leicester City
08.12.2018
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Tottenham
13.05.2018
Tottenham
Leicester City
28.11.2017
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Tottenham
18.05.2017
Leicester City
Tottenham
29.10.2016
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Leicester City
20.01.2016
Leicester City
Tottenham
13.01.2016
Tottenham
Leicester City
10.01.2016
Tottenham
Leicester City
22.08.2015
Leicester City
Tottenham
21.03.2015
Tottenham
Leicester City
24.01.2015
Tottenham
Leicester City
26.12.2014
Leicester City
Tottenham

Last 5 Games

17.04.2019
Manchester City
Tottenham
13.04.2019
Tottenham
Huddersfield Town
09.04.2019
Tottenham
Manchester City
03.04.2019
Tottenham
Crystal Palace
31.03.2019
Liverpool
Tottenham

Last 5 Games

12.04.2019
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Newcastle United
06.04.2019
Huddersfield Town
Leicester City
30.03.2019
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AFC Bournemouth
16.03.2019
Burnley
Leicester City
09.03.2019
Leicester City
Fulham