West Ham vs Leicester prediction: Both teams won on the opening day, both teams did not face any mental pressure. Marching to London in the second round, Leicester’s goal will be to beat West Ham to get 3 points. That is exactly what The Hammer is aiming for.
- Match date: 07:00 pm on 2021/08/23
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: London Stadium
WEST HAM VS LEICESTER PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Both teams are determined to win points. So this promises to be an even match.
West Ham’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W W W
West Ham is getting better and better in recent times. With the last 5 matches played, West Ham did not draw or lose a single time. Instead, The Hammers earned themselves all 5 consecutive victories. Even the London team is on an 11-match unbeaten streak. With their opening match, West Ham won jubilantly 4-2 as a guest of Newcastle.
Returning to London Stadium in round 2, David Moyes and his students had more bases to earn a victory. In the Premier League last season, West Ham was the team with the second-highest home record in the tournament. After 19 games at home, West Ham won 10 times. In addition, they have 4 draws to win a total of 34 points. On average, a game played at London Stadium, West Ham got 1.79 points.
Leicester’s form in the last 5 matches: L D W W W
However, it should be noted that Leicester is not afraid of visiting guests. Also looking at the English Premier League 2020/21, Leicester is the team with the third-highest away record in the tournament. 11 is the number of victories that the Foxes have after 19 matches away from home. Besides, they earned 5 more draws and lost exactly 3 times. Thus, Leicester’s away rate is 84.2%.
Looking at recent matches, the Foxes are also playing well. After losing to Wycombe 0-1 in a friendly match, Leicester had 4 consecutive unbeaten matches. In which, the teacher and coach Brendan Rodgers earned 3 victories. Recently in the first round, they had a minimum victory of 1-0 against Wolves.
Select: Draw FT.
Considering the head-to-head history, West Ham and Leicester have experienced 91 dramatic encounters. They played undefeated in 23 matches in it. In contrast, West Ham accounted for 36 wins. While Leicester’s number is 32, 4 wins less than the opponent.
Until recently, these two teams have brought about equality in the results of the competition. Specifically, they drew 1 match after the last 5 matches. Remaining, each team, in turn, won 2 matches.
Select: Draw FT.
Over the last 5 appearances, West Ham has got the desired results. They have got up to 16 goals. Accordingly, we get the corresponding scoring performance of 3.2. Meanwhile, the defense also played well together when only conceding 4 goals and keeping 3 clean sheets.
After the past 5 matches, the defense is definitely a weakness that Leicester needs to improve. They conceded 6 goals, equivalent to 1.2 goals/game. Besides, the attack showed stability with 8 goals. Thus, on average, there are 1.6 goals scored in a match.
With Over/Under 2.75, West Ham’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the Leicester side, Over won twice in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
West Ham vs Leicester Prediction: West Ham 2-2 Leicester FT (1-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match of Premier League between West Ham vs Leicester on 2021/08/23 of the CMD368 bookie.