Leicester City vs AEK Athens betting tips
This article covers Leicester City vs AEK Athens betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Leicester City vs AEK Athens betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Leicester City vs AEK Athens: Match details
Match: Leicester City vs AEK Athens
Competition: UEFA Europa League
Date: December 10, 2020
Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, December 10, 2020 (UK time)
Stadium: King Power Stadium
Betting prediction: Leicester City 2-1 AEK Athens
Leicester City have booked their place in the Europa League group stages and will now be focused on securing top spot.
The Foxes need to just match Braga result against Zorya Luhansk to win Group G.
Brendan Rodgers’ side host AEK Athens, who look set finish bottom of the group.
Leicester City vs AEK Athens: What are the betting odds?
Leicester City vs AEK Athens – recent form and head to head statistics
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|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
AEK Athens vs Atromitos Athinon - 2:1
Aris Thessaloniki vs AEK Athens - 0:1
Lamia 1964 vs AEK Athens - 0:1
AEK Athens vs Panaitolikos - 1:0
Olympiacos Piraeus vs AEK Athens - 3:0
|January 19, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 0||Chelsea FC|
|January 16, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 0||Southampton FC|
|January 9, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Stoke City||0 - 4||Leicester City FC|
|January 3, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Newcastle United FC||1 - 2||Leicester City FC|
|December 28, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Crystal Palace FC||1 - 1||Leicester City FC|
|January 17, 2021||Super League 1 20/21||AEK Athens||2 - 1||Atromitos Athinon|
|January 14, 2021||Super League 1 20/21||Aris Thessaloniki||0 - 1||AEK Athens|
|January 11, 2021||Super League 1 20/21||Lamia 1964||0 - 1||AEK Athens|
|January 6, 2021||Super League 1 20/21||AEK Athens||1 - 0||Panaitolikos|
|January 3, 2021||Super League 1 20/21||Olympiacos Piraeus||3 - 0||AEK Athens|
|Leicester City FC||AEK Athens|
|33||Shots on goal||18|
|33||Shots off goal||26|
|51%||Average ball possession||33%|
|1||Shots on post||2|
|1||Shots on bar||0|
|14||Goals by foot||7|
|Leicester City FC||AEK Athens|
|2||Average Goals Scored||0.5|
|December 10, 2020||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 0||AEK Athens|
|October 29, 2020||UEFA Europa League 20/21||AEK Athens||1 - 2||Leicester City FC|
Leicester City vs AEK Athens: Recommended bets
Kelechi Iheanacho to score first. The 24-year-old is Leicester’s leading scorer in the Europa League this season with three goals.
Iheanacho is expected to lead the line for the Foxes in a rotated side and he will be looking to return to the scoresheet.
The striker is 10/3 to score the first goal on Thursday.
Leicester City vs AEK Athens: Match preview
Leicester have already booked their place in the Europa League knockout stages following their 3-3 draw with Braga during matchweek 4.
However, a shock 1-0 defeat to Zorya Luhansk last time out means they still have work to do if they hope to go through as group winners.
Currently, the Foxes are level on 11 points with Braga but lead the Portuguese side due to their head to head record.
Rodgers is likely to still prioritise their Premier League clash with Brighton on the weekend and could make several changes.
Leicester have made a strong start to their league campaign, currently sat fourth and just three points off of top spot.
Leicester City team news vs AEK Athens
Ricardo Pereira and Timothy Castagne are both close to making returns from injury.
The duo will miss Thursday’s match but are expected to return to action within the next fortnight.
Caglar Soyuncu and Daniel Amartey also remain sidelined for the match.
AEK Athens team news vs Leicester City
AEK will be without Emanuel Insua who is suspended for the final match.
The left-back was handed a third booking of the group stage against Braga.
Meanwhile, Yevhen Shakhov returns from suspension following his sending off against Zorya Luhansk.
Predicted Leicester City line-up vs AEK Athens
Predicted AEK Athens line-up vs Leicester City
Leicester City vs AEK Athens – Official videos
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.