Soccer Prediction for 1 December 2018 – Leicester City vs. Watford

Leicester City recorded a series of disappointing results at the beginning of this season, with a total of 5 defeats from 13 matches that have taken place in the Premier League. Fortunately, the Foxes managed to penetrate the top 10 of the standings. But, the season is still long away, they still have a chance to secure a better position or even be left in a worse position. What is clear, on the 14th matchdays, Claudio Puel’s landing squad will face Watford, their match will take place on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at King Power Stadium, Leicester.

As we said, Leicester city was lucky enough to be ranked 10th in the Premier League standings, with a total of 18 points from 13 matches. In that position, Leicester city is in fact only 2 points behind Bournemouth who are ranked 8th and only 2 points ahead of the 11th place occupied by Wolverhampton Wanderers. Speaking of statistics, the Foxes were not so good with just 2 wins in their last five games in all competitions and held in a draw 3 times.

When compared to Watford’s performance at the beginning of this season, Leicester city is no better, because in fact Watford is ranked 9th with 2 points ahead of the Foxes. But, on one hand, this could be an opportunity for Leicester City to win a place in 9th place if they win. Playing at home might make Claudio Puel’s squad more seeded.

Head to head Matches – Leicester City vs. Watford:
20/01/18 Leicester City 2 – 0 Watford
12/26/17 Watford 1-2 Leicester City
06/05/17 Leicester City 3 – 0 Watford
11/19/19 Watford 1-2 Leicester City
03/03/16 Watford 0-1 Leicester City

Leicester City’s Last 5 Matches:
10/23/18 Arsenal 3-1 Leicester City
10/27/18 Leicester City 1 – 1 West Ham United
03/11/18 Cardiff City 0-1 Leicester City
10/11/18 Leicester City 0 – 0 Burnley
24/11/18 Brighton & Hov … 1 – 1 Leicester City

Watford’s Last 5 Matches:
10/18/18 Wolverhampton … 0-2 Watford
10/27/18 Watford 3 – 0 Huddersfield Town
03/11/18 Newcastle United 1 – 0 Watford
10/11/18 Southampton 1 – 1 Watford
24/11/18 Watford 0 – 3 Liverpool

Team Players:
Leicester City (4-3-3): K. Schmeichel – J. Evans – W. Morgan – Ricardo Pereira – B.
Chilwell – Iborra – M. Albrighton – N. Mendy – D. Gray – J. Maddison – S. Okazaki.
Watford (4-2-3-1): B. Foster – A. Mariappa – C. Cathcart – Kiko Femenía – A. Masina – E. Capoue – R. Pereyra – A. Doucouré – W. Hughes – T. Deeney – Deulofeu.

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