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Leicester City vs Manchester United: Betting tips, latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Manchester United visit Leicester City on Boxing Day with both sides aiming to keep up their Premier League title aspirations.


After a below-par start, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men are unbeaten in the English top-flight since November 1 and have won six of their last seven league games to sit third in the table at Christmas.

Leicester, meanwhile, are a place and a point above them in the table but have been much stronger on the road than at the King Power Stadium, where they have recorded only three of their nine Premier League wins this season.

Leicester City vs Manchester United Latest Odds

The Reds Devils boast a 100 per cent record away from Old Trafford this term and are the only side in the division to have done so.

As such, they are priced at with bet365 claim their seventh away victory, while the Foxes are available at and the draw at .

Leicester City vs Manchester United Team News

Leicester are still without Portuguse defender Ricardo Pereira and Caglar Soyuncu faces a late fitness test, but Jamie Vardy should have recovered from a groin problem in time to start.

The visitors are without Marcos Rojo, Scott McTominay and Phil Jones.

Leicester City vs Manchester United Preview

Matches involving Man United have been among the highest scoring in the Premier League this season, with their games averaging 3.77 strikes per game, and that record should continue on Boxing Day.

Indeed, The Red Devils have scored at least three goals in each of their last six away league clashes and at least twice in their last 10, making them the most prolific team on the road in the division.

Leicester are strong going forward, too, having scored in seven of their last nine domestic games and will be confident of finding the back of the net once more given that Vardy should be fit enough to feature.

The England striker has three goals in the last four matches and will lead the hosts on Sunday in search of more success.

Leicester City vs Manchester United Tips And Predictions

Both teams to score and over 2.5 goals is priced at and looks a strong selection, having paid out in every game that United have played on the road this season.

Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.


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