Manchester United looks calm in the summer transfer window this year, even though this year’s summer transfer period will end on this Thursday. However, Jose Mourinho must preparing his team to face Leicester City in the 2018/19 Premier League on Saturday 11 August 2018 at Old Trafford Stadium.
Although not decisive, it is very important for the Red Devils to start their journey in the new season campaign, especially when the match will take place at their homeland, and it also affected to the confidence of Manchester United’s players for the next game which is more difficult. Playing on their homeland, according to Mourinho, his team will be more favored to win.
But they also cannot underestimate the quality of Leicester City, directed by Claudio Puel whose fact at the end of last season appeared consistent. Another fact is The Foxes got Harry Maguire who later became closely associated with the Red Devils.
Head to head Manchester United vs. Leicester City
12/24/17 Leicester City FC 2-2 Manchester United
08/26/17 Manchester United 2-0 Leicester City FC
05/02/17 Leicester City F 0-3 Manchester United
09/16/16 Manchester United 4 – 1 Leicester City FC
07/08/16 Leicester City FC 1-2 Manchester United
05-16-16 Manchester United 1 – 1 Leicester City FC
Leicester City’s last five matches
05/10/18 Leicester City 3 – 1 Arsenal
5/13/18 Tottenham Hotspur 5-4 Leicester City
07/21/18 Notts County 1 – 4 Leicester City
25/07/18 Leicester City 0 – 0 Akhisarspor
28/07/18 Leicester City FC 1-2 Udinese
Manchester United’s last five matches
05/13/18 Manchester United 1 – 0 Watford
05/19/18 Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United
07/23/18 Manchester United 0-0 SJ Earthquakes
07/26/18 Milan 1- 1 P Manchester United
29/07/18 Manchester United 1-4 Liverpool FC
Prediction line up – Manchester United vs Leicester City
Manchester United: David de Gea, A. Valencia, A. Young, C. Smalling, P. Jones, N. Matić, Ander Herrera, P. Pogba, J. Lingard, A. Sánchez, M. Rashford.
Leicester City: E. Jakupovic, C. Fuchs, D. Simpson, W. Morgan, H. Maguire, Adrien Silva, Iborra, H. Barnes, D. Gray, J. Vardy, K. Iheanacho.