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Premier League – Match-day 6 Sees Leicester City take on Burnley

Leicester City vs. Burnley

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Leicester at home against Burnley – Saturday – 4:00pm GMT – The King Power Stadium.

This clash sees nineteenth play twelfth, as struggling Burnley visit the King Power Stadium to face Leicester.

This season’s Premier League campaign, has so far seen Leicester City achieve six points

Brendan Rodgers will not wish to see his side lose three matches in a row, so they will doubtless go into this match, determined to change their recent, disappointing run of form.

Leicester have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this fixture, having already lost two matches this season. They currently stand twelfth in the League, with six points having won two games and lost three meetings.

When Leicester host Burnley, they will do so on the back of one win on their own ground.

Winning this fixture will see Leicester City on 9 points.

Leicester’s squad will likely be depleted of two of their key players when they start on Saturday, due to injury or illness.

Struggling Burnley go to the King Power Stadium on Saturday and hope for a positive result

Burnley have dropped all six points in their last two games, a disappointing run of form, which Sean Dyche will be keen to turn around in this fixture.

These are challenging times for Sean Dyche’s Burnley, having suffered four losses in five games, and taking them into relegation territory. This is a run of form that has to be stopped quickly. With one point, they currently sit nineteenth in the League drawn one game and lost four meetings.

Playing away from home, Burnley have lost two fixtures.

Burnley will have 4 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Burnley are likely to be missing five of their key players when they start Saturday’s game, due to injury and illness.

Leicester City v Burnley – Head-to-Head.

The two teams have previously played each other 30 times with the result being 13 wins and eight draws for Leicester. Additionally, Burnley have been hugely successful away to Leicester of late, winning 11 matches times in the last six. The last time both teams met in this competition was March 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw. In their previous clashes, both sides got on the scoresheet and it’s rated at 54.64% that they both score once more on Saturday.

The probability of a Leicester win is 62.89 percent.

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