Crystal Palace and Leicester to draw 13/5 in Saturdays Premier League clash
Competition: Premier League
Market: Crystal Palace and Leicester to draw
Odds: 13/5 @ Bet365
With the Premier League table reaching the end of the season, English football’s top division remains incredibly tight at both ends of the table with just a single point seeing a team jump several places. On that note, Crystal Palace will welcome Leicester to Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon.
For the hosts on Saturday afternoon, despite many believing that Crystal Palace were at the center of a relegation battle, the Eagles appear to have secured their season for another year. After 35 Premier League games this season, Crystal Palace have won eight, drawn 11 and lost 16, scoring 36 and conceding 54 in return. With a points tally of 35, Palace now sit 14th in the table and more importantly for Roy Hodgson’s side, the Eagles are now six points adrift of the bottom three with just three games remaining. As for their recent form, Palace have now lost just won of their last five Premier League matches, drawing two and winning two. It will be defensively where Palace have begun to struggle, the South London club have now kept just a single clean sheet in their last 12 outings.
As for the hosts, with it appearing that their chances of securing a late push for the Europa League are gone, Leicester will now be focused on securing a top half finish come next month. After 34 Premier League games this season, Leicester have won 11, drawn 11 and lost 12, scoring 49 and conceding 47 in return. With a points tally of 44, the Foxes now sit ninth in the table and are nine points adrift of Burnley in seventh, however, they do hold a six-point buffer over falling out the top half of the table As for their recent form, Leicester have also won just one in their last five, losing three and drawing one.
Bet: Crystal Palace and Leicester to draw 13/5 in Saturdays Premier League clash 13/5 @ Bet365>>