Leicester 11/10 to beat Newcastle and over 1.5 goals in Friday’s Premier League clash
Competition: Premier League
Market: Leicester win and over 1.5 goals
Odds: 11/10 @ Bet 365
Looking to secure Europa League football this season, a resurgent Leicester will host Newcastle on Friday night.
Starting with the hosts, enjoying a stellar run of form at the back end of the season, Leicester will have one eye on securing Europa League football this year. In their 33 Premier League matches this campaign, they have recorded 14 wins, five draws and 14 defeats, scoring 46 and conceding 44 in return. With a points tally of 47, the Foxes’ currently sit seventh in the table. As for their recent run of results, Leicester have now won their last four matches on the bounce and have also scored two or more goals in each of those victories. Friday’s hosts have also now won their last three matches at the King Power, once again scoring two or more goals in each victory.
As for the visitors, enduring an inconsistent end to the season, Newcastle fans will feel they’re still not out of the woods just yet. In their 33 Premier League matches this year, they have won nine, drawn eight and lost 16, scoring 31 and conceding 43 in return. Holding a seven-point buffer from slipping into the relegation zone, no team outside of the bottom three holds a worse attacking record than the Magpies. As for their recent run of results, Newcastle have lost their last two outings and have also failed to win any of their last eight matches on the road.
Bet: Leicester 11/10 to beat Newcastle and over 1.5 goals in Friday’s Premier League clash @ Bet 365