Aston Villa vs Leicester City Match Preview
On Tuesday evening (UK time), Aston Villa will be going up against Leicester City. This one has a 7:45pm start and it is a Carabao Cup fixture.
Sky Sports Football will be showing this match in the UK.
Check back for full preview and match prediction.
Head To Head
To get the preview underway, Frog can highlight that Aston Villa played Leicester City earlier this month in a Carabao Cup match. The match was a draw, with a final score of 1-1.
Over the last decade, these sides have faced-off 7 times. Aston Villa have emerged victorious in 2 of these. And Leicester City have won 3 matches. There have been 2 draws.
Over the course of these matches, there has been an average of 3.0 goals per match. Aston Villa score an average of 1.29 and their opponents, Leicester City have scored an average of 1.71 per match.
Focussing on the Home and Away performance numbers, whichever side has been at home has won 28% of these matches and the visitors have got the win 42% of the time.
As we look ahead to this one, Aston Villa have 1 point in the league, giving them 2nd position.
Aston Villa have played 54 times in the last 12-months. They have 28 wins; 9 draws; and 17 losses. This gives them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 51%-16%-31%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.78 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.28.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 58% (14 wins) in their 24 home fixtures. 12% (3) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 29% (7) ending in a loss.
At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.79 and they have conceded 1.38 on average.
Their recent performance, in league or cup football, shows that they have scored a total of 13 goals in their last ten matches – 3 of these matches have been wins for them. Regarding the BTTS count, 6 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from these ten.
They have scored in their last 5 matches.
In 2nd place in Carabao Cup with 1 point we have the away team, Leicester City.
There have been 50 matches played by Leicester City over the recent 12 months. They have 28 wins; 10 draws; and 12 losses. Therefore, in percentage terms, they have won 56%, drawn 20%, and lost 24% of their recent matches.
Over this period, they have scored 1.98 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.0.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 51% (14 wins) in their 27 away fixtures. 22% (6) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 25% (7) ending in a loss when they are the away team.
When on away turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 2.04 and they have conceded 1.04 on average.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have a total of 12 goals in their last ten matches – 3 of these matches have been wins for them. Of those ten matches, 6 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from their last ten.
They have scored at least once in each of their last 6 matches.