On February 25, 2023, at 23:00, Leicester City will play Arsenal at the King Power Stadium. The Foxes need a win so that they will be hosting the Gunners. Even though the Foxes are desperate for a win, that won’t be enough to beat the Gunners, who have been putting their mark on the title the whole way through the competition. But that doesn’t mean they can’t do it, so keep reading for our predictions and betting tips for Leicester City vs. Arsenal.
Leicester City vs. Arsenal Match Preview
Isn’t it interesting to watch a football game between the best team and the team that is trying to beat them? It is a good chance to make money, though. People who bet on football and football fans make predictions about the upcoming game between Arsenal and Leicester. These predictions are similar to what experts think will happen. During the last England Premier League games, one team’s strategy and play were much better than the other.
Leicester City Preview
Leicester City’s problems are giving them a lot of trouble because they are at the bottom of the table and can’t get out of the way. They can’t afford to make mistakes, so they must play their best in every game. If they want to stay alive, they will have to start by making their defensive line stronger.
When Leicester City plays Arsenal, they won’t be able to keep the points, but they could try to keep the damage as low as possible.
The progress made by Arsenal has been amazing. As they beat their opponents in one game after another, they could shoot to the top of the table. In their 15th game, the first of the second half after the World Cup, they came back to beat West Ham and move 5 points ahead of their closest rival, Manchester City.
They will play against Leicester City and Arsenal as if it were a friendly game between neighbors.
Leicester City versus Arsenal Odds and Statistics
The last time these two teams played each other was on August 13, 2022. This game took place at the Emirates Stadium, and Arsenal threw a home-ground party they can be proud of because the whole team played well and dominated the game from start to finish. Even though Leicester had some control of the ball, they couldn’t stop Arsenal’s attack, which ended any chance they had of getting ahead in the game.
In the 23rd minute, Gabriel Jess scored his first goal after Xhaka sent a pass to him from Arsenal. Later, in the 35th minute, Gabriel Jess scored again. It gave the Gunners a two-goal lead and a lot of peace of mind in the match before halftime.
In the 53rd minute, defender William Saliba scored an own goal, which Leicester would get credit for. But the teams couldn’t stay calm, and Gabriel Jess set up Granit Xhaka for a goal that made it 1-3 between Leicester City and Arsenal. Then, in the 74th minute, Iheanacho passed the ball to James Madison, a midfielder, who scored the Foxes’ second goal.
But that wasn’t the end of it. In minute 76, Gabriel Jess, who was already having a great game with two goals and two assists, helped Gabriel Martinelli score a fourth goal for the home team.
Arsenal vs. Manchester City Betting Odds
The last five Premier League games between these two teams (between October 2020 and August 2022) have almost all gone to the Gunners, with the Foxes only winning one game back in 2020. Since then, the Gunners have beaten them easily four times, at home and away. To make it simple, Arsenal will beat Leicester City with a score of 1-3.
The best odds on Leicester are currently 4.90
The best odds on Arsenal are currently 1.71
The best odds on a draw are currently 4.00
OKBET Prediction Match: Pick Arsenal Odds 1.71