Leicester City vs Braga betting tips
This article covers Leicester City vs Braga betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Leicester City vs Braga betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Leicester City vs Braga: Match details
Match: Leicester City vs Braga
Competition: UEFA Europa League
Date: November 5, 2020
Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, November 5, 2020 (UK time)
Stadium: King Power Stadium
Betting prediction: Leicester City 3-1 Braga
Leicester City are flying once again under Brendan Rodgers as they moved to second in the Premier League on Monday.
An emphatic 4-1 win over Leeds United demonstrated they are in fine form ahead of Thursday’s clash.
The Foxes lead the way in Group G after winning both their opening games.
Braga have also made a perfect start to their Europa League campaign beating both AEK Athens and Zorya Luhansk.
The Portuguese side are on a strong run of form at the moment winning six consecutive matches in all competitions.
Leicester City vs Braga: What are the betting odds?
Leicester City vs Braga – recent form and head to head statistics
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|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
FC Pacos Ferreira vs SC Braga - 2:0
SC Braga vs SCU Torreense - 5:0
SC Braga vs CS Maritimo Madeira - 2:1
Sporting CP vs SC Braga - 2:0
Boavista FC vs SC Braga - 1:4
|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|
|December 26, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 2||Manchester United FC|
|January 16, 2021||Primeira Liga 20/21||FC Pacos Ferreira||2 - 0||SC Braga|
|January 13, 2021||Taca de Portugal 20/21||SC Braga||5 - 0||SCU Torreense|
|January 7, 2021||Primeira Liga 20/21||SC Braga||2 - 1||CS Maritimo Madeira|
|January 2, 2021||Primeira Liga 20/21||Sporting CP||2 - 0||SC Braga|
|December 28, 2020||Primeira Liga 20/21||Boavista FC||1 - 4||SC Braga|
|Leicester City FC||SC Braga|
|33||Shots on goal||32|
|33||Shots off goal||21|
|51%||Average ball possession||50%|
|1||Shots on post||1|
|1||Shots on bar||1|
|14||Goals by foot||12|
|0||Goals by head||1|
|Leicester City FC||SC Braga|
|3.5||Average Goals Scored||1.5|
|November 26, 2020||UEFA Europa League 20/21||SC Braga||3 - 3||Leicester City FC|
|November 5, 2020||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Leicester City FC||4 - 0||SC Braga|
Leicester City vs Braga: Recommended bets
Cengiz Under to score first. The Turkish winger is expected to start for the Foxes after being rested against Leeds on Monday.
Despite failing to find the net yet, Under has made a strong start to his Leicester career and he will be eager to finally get off the mark.
The former Roma player is at 11/2 with Bet365 to open the scoring on Thursday.
Leicester City vs Braga: Match preview
Leicester City are once again flying in the Premier League as they currently second.
Following an emphatic win over Leeds on Monday, they are now just one point off of top spot.
The win over Leeds follows another impressive performance which saw them defeat Arsenal at the Emirates.
Confidence at the King Power Stadium will now be high as they return to Europa League action.
Leicester have managed to win both of their opening two games in the competition defeating both Zorya Luhansk and AEK Athens.
Braga win two out of two in Europe
Braga have matched Leicester’s perfect start to the Europa League winning both of their opening two games.
Carlos Carvalhal’s side comfortably defeated AEK Athens 3-0 before just edging past Zorya Luhansk 2-1 in Ukraine.
Thursday’s clash in the Midlands could go prove crucial in the race for the top spot in Group G.
In the Liga NOS, Braga are currently third after six matches and have won their last four games.
Also like Leicester, Braga were in action on Monday and claimed a 1-0 win over Famalicao.
Leicester City team news vs Braga
Brendan Rodgers will once again be without a number of key players for Thursday’s European match.
Caglar Soyuncu remains out due to a hip injury.
Wilfred Ndidi is continuing to recover from a groin injury and remains sidelined for Thursday’s game.
Full-backs Ricardo Pereira and Timothy Castagne are also out of the game due to injuries.
Daniel Amartey will also miss the game, whilst Jonny Evans is a slight doubt with a back injury.
Braga team news vs Leicester City
Rui Fonte is Braga’s only injury concern for Thursday’s tip to the King Power.
The striker misses the game with ligament damage.
Predicted Leicester City line-up vs Braga
Predicted Braga line-up vs Leicester City
Leicester City vs Braga – Official videos
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.
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