Leicester City will draw Manchester United at 4:00 pm today, Saturday, at the “King Power” stadium, in the eighth round of the English Premier League “Premier League” for the current season 2021/22.
Manchester United, led by coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, seeks to achieve an away victory with the aim of advancing a step in the Premier League table for the current season, especially after the 1-1 draw against Everton in the last round of the competition.
Manchester United occupies fourth place in the English Premier League standings with 14 points collected from winning 4 games, drawing 2 and losing one, scoring 14 goals and receiving only 3.
The match may see Marcus Rashford return after recovering from a shoulder injury, while doubts remain over Harry Maguire’s readiness to play against his former team. As for Raphael Varane, who was substituted in the Nations League final, the vision is still unclear regarding the extent of his injury.
Leicester City vs Man United
On the other hand, Leicester City will play the match with the goal of winning after falling into the trap of a positive tie with a goal against Crystal Plus, with two goals to double.
The absence of the French duo Wesley Fofana and Nambalis Mendy and the player James Justin continues due to long injuries, and it is expected that Wilfried Ndidi will also miss today’s match, while Jonny Evans will hope to play against his former team.
Leicester City is ranked thirteenth in the English Premier League table with 8 points from winning two games, drawing in the same, losing 3, scoring 9 goals and receiving 12 so far.
Leicester City vs Man United
A number of United players represented their national teams in international matches, led by Paul Pogba, Raphael Varane and Anthony Martial, who won the European Nations League title with France after defeating Belgium and Spain in the semi-finals and final, respectively.
After the international break ended, the focus shifted to the upcoming Manchester United matches, especially as there is a series of strong confrontations this month.
History of confrontations
In 133 matches that brought the two teams together, United came out victorious on 68 occasions, and settled a tie as a result of 30 matches, while Leicester won 35 times, including the last two matches.
Leicester’s last victory over United before my victory last season dates back to 2014, when the match that was held at King Power ended with the newly promoted team winning to the Premier League at the time with five goals to three.
Between that victory and the last win in the FA Cup last season, United scored nine victories and four draws against the Foxes. It is noteworthy that our recent victory over Leicester came in the last round of the English Premier League in the season before last, where Bruno Fernandes and Jesse Lingard scored two goals that gave the Red Devils match points and ensured Solskjaer’s team qualification for the Champions League.
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