Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds
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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

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 24: A UEFA Europa League logo is pictured on the match ball during the UEFA Europa League group F match between Arsenal FC and Vitoria Guimaraes at Emirates Stadium on October 24, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Betting prediction: Leicester City 3-1 Braga

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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.

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LEICESTER, ENGLAND – JANUARY 22: Wilfred Ndidi of Leicester City during the Premier League match between Leicester City and West Ham United at The King Power Stadium on January 22, 2020 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by James Williamson – AMA/Getty Images)

Leicester City vs Braga: What are the betting odds?

Leicester City vs Braga – recent form and head to head statistics

Leicester City FC vs SC Braga form
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Leicester City FC vs Southampton FC - 2:0
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Stoke City vs Leicester City FC - 0:4
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Newcastle United FC vs Leicester City FC - 1:2
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Crystal Palace FC vs Leicester City FC - 1:1
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Leicester City FC vs Manchester United FC - 2:2
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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FC Pacos Ferreira vs SC Braga - 2:0
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SC Braga vs SCU Torreense - 5:0
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SC Braga vs CS Maritimo Madeira - 2:1
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Sporting CP vs SC Braga - 2:0
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Boavista FC vs SC Braga - 1:4
Last 5 games for Leicester City 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
December 26, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Leicester City FC 2 - 2 Manchester United FC
Last 5 games for SC Braga
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 vs SC Braga UEFA Europa League 20/21 form
Leicester City FC SC Braga
6 Matches played 6
4 Matches won 4
84 Goal attempts 73
33 Shots on goal 32
33 Shots off goal 21
37 Corner kicks 19
51% Average ball possession 50%
18 Shots blocked 20
10 Cards given 15
83 Free kicks 77
9 Offsides 5
1 Shots on post 1
1 Shots on bar 1
14 Goals by foot 12
14 Goals scored 14
5 Goals conceded 10
0 Goals by head 1
Leicester City FC vs SC Braga statistics for most recent head to head matches
Leicester City FC SC Braga
2 Matches 2
1 Home Matches 1
1 Away Matches 1
7 Total Goals 3
3.5 Average Goals Scored 1.5
1 Wins 0
0 Losses 1
1 Draws 1
Last 5 games & match results between Leicester City FC and SC Braga
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.

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Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

FLORENCE, ITALY – NOVEMBER 03: Cengiz Under of AS Roma reacts during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and AS Roma at Stadio Artemio Franchi on November 3, 2018 in Florence, Italy. (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)


Leicester City vs Braga: Match preview

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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.

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 03: Jamie Vardy of Leicester City during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Leicester City at Selhurst Park on November 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Chloe Knott – Danehouse/Getty Images)

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.

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

LEICESTER, ENGLAND – AUGUST 31: Jonny Evans and Caglar Soyuncu of Leicester City after their sides 3-1 win during the Premier League match between Leicester City and AFC Bournemouth at The King Power Stadium on August 31, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Robin Jones – AFC Bournemouth/AFC Bournemouth via Getty Images)

Braga team news vs Leicester City

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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

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

Predicted Leicester City line-up vs Braga

Predicted Braga line-up vs Leicester City

Leicester City vs Braga betting tips: UEFA Europa League preview, predictions & odds

Predicted Braga line-up vs Leicester City

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FAQs for Leicester City vs Braga betting tips

What time is kick off between Leicester City vs Braga?
20:00, Thursday 05 November 2020
What is the prediction for Leicester City vs Braga?
Leicester City 3-1 Braga.