Leicester will play at home with Nottingham Forest in the 9th round of the championship of England. The match will take place on October 3, starting at 19:00 GMT.
Premier League 2022-23
|Leicester City||vs||Nottingham Forest|
Leicester have shown a very poor performance this season. The team are firmly on the relegation from the Premier League, scoring only one point in 7 rounds. As you know, the hosts have more than one victory this season.
At the same time, the team has serious problems with the reliability of its defense. In 7 matches, 22 goals were conceded.
In the last round, Leicester really disappointed. The team lost devastatingly to Tottenham (2-6), although the beginning of the match, the team started very well, but then everything did not go according to plan, which turned out to be a rout.
The team needs to win this match in order to catch up with their rivals and not be relegated to the second division.
Nottingham Forest also does not show good results. The newcomer to the league scored only 4 points and is just above Leicester in the table.
Only with the attack the team has huge difficulties. In 7 matches, “the club scored only 6 goals. Missed the guests into their own net 17 times.
In the previous round, Nottingham Forest lost at home to Fulham with a score (2-3).
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Players to watch
James Maddison of Leicester has scored his side’s first goal in four of his last six goals scored.
Forest’s Brennan Johnson scored in the first half of last year’s FA Cup win. The footballer also pLeicester to winerformed well for the Wales national team.
Head to Head
Nottingham Forest have only lost one of their last seven league matches against Leicester City. The guests have won two and drawn four. Leicester City have lost their last six Premier League matches.
Nottingham Forest have conceded at least three goals in their last three Premier League matches. The club have lost their last four league matches. They last lost five in a row in one season in January 2004.
Leicester City form guide: D–D–D–D–W
Nottingham Forest form guide: D–D–D–D–W
— Leicester City (@LCFC) October 3, 2022
|Leicester City win 1.70||Draw 4.00||Nottingham Forest win 4.50|
Leicester City have so far played poorly defensively and conceded goals. But the same can be said about their opponents. It will be quite an equal match and both teams need to win this match.
Leicester is clearly unhappy with their current position and they are sure to quickly go on the attack.
Prediction for this match: Leicester win in 1st half.
- Leicester to win.