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Slavia Prague vs Leicester City betting tips
This article covers Slavia Prague vs Leicester City betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Slavia Prague vs Leicester City betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City: Match details
Match: Slavia Prague vs Leicester City
Competition: UEFA Europa League
Date: February 18, 2021
Kick-off time: 5:55 pm, February 18, 2021 (UK time)
Stadium: Sinobo Stadium
Betting prediction: Slavia Prague 0-3 Leicester City
Leicester City will fancy their chances of going all the way in the Europa League given their form in the first half of the season.
The Foxes produced an incredible 3-1 win over Liverpool on Saturday and will be full of confidence ahead of their trip to Prague.
Slavia Prague are running away with the Czech First League as they lead rivals Sparta by ten points.
The Czech side produced a strong Europa League group stage campaign finishing second in Group C winning four of their six matches.
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City: Recommended bets
Harvey Barnes to score first. The young English midfielder has been in impressive form this season and even netted in Leicester’s 3-1 win over Liverpool.
Barnes has scored 11 goals in all competitions this season and will be confident of adding to his tally in Prague.
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City: What are the betting odds?
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City – recent form and head to head statistics
SK Slavia Prague vs MFK Karvina - 1:1
SK Sigma Olomouc vs SK Slavia Prague - 0:1
AC Sparta Prague vs SK Slavia Prague - 0:3
SK Slavia Prague vs FC Viktoria Plzen - 5:1
SK Sigma Olomouc vs SK Slavia Prague - 0:3
|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
Chelsea FC vs Leicester City FC - 0:1
Manchester United FC vs Leicester City FC - 1:2
Leicester City FC vs Newcastle United FC - 2:4
Southampton FC vs Leicester City FC - 1:1
Leicester City FC vs Crystal Palace FC - 2:1
|May 16, 2021||1. Liga 20/21||SK Slavia Prague||1 - 1||MFK Karvina|
|May 9, 2021||1. Liga 20/21||SK Sigma Olomouc||0 - 1||SK Slavia Prague|
|May 5, 2021||Cup 20/21||AC Sparta Prague||0 - 3||SK Slavia Prague|
|May 2, 2021||1. Liga 20/21||SK Slavia Prague||5 - 1||FC Viktoria Plzen|
|April 28, 2021||Cup 20/21||SK Sigma Olomouc||0 - 3||SK Slavia Prague|
|May 15, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Chelsea FC||0 - 1||Leicester City FC|
|May 11, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Manchester United FC||1 - 2||Leicester City FC|
|May 7, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 4||Newcastle United FC|
|April 30, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Southampton FC||1 - 1||Leicester City FC|
|April 26, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 1||Crystal Palace FC|
|SK Slavia Prague||Leicester City FC|
|51||Shots on goal||37|
|43||Shots off goal||40|
|50%||Average ball possession||53%|
|2||Shots on post||1|
|2||Shots on bar||1|
|14||Goals by foot||14|
|3||Goals by head||0|
|SK Slavia Prague||Leicester City FC|
|1||Average Goals Scored||0|
|February 25, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Leicester City FC||0 - 2||SK Slavia Prague|
|February 18, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||SK Slavia Prague||0 - 0||Leicester City FC|
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City: Match preview
Slavia Prague produced an impressive group stage campaign in the Europa League to comfortably finish second place in Group C.
Slavia were up against Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen, who topped the group, Hapoel Be’er Sheva and OGC Nice.
Jindřich Trpišovský’s side even managed to defeat Leverkusen 1-0 at home to show they are a side not to be taken lightly.
They are currently undefeated in all competitions since the group stage winning nine of their last ten matches.
The Czech champions currently lead their domestic lead by ten points and look set to claim the title for a third consecutive season.
Leicester flying in the Premier League
Leicester’s 3-1 win over Liverpool on the weekend sees them move into third in the Premier League with Champions League football next season looking a serious possibility.
Although, despite the impressive win, the Foxes have looked sluggish over recent weeks with the victory over the Reds just their third in their last six league matches.
Following both their Europa League ties with Slavia, Brendan Rodgers’ side face tricky games against Aston Villa and Arsenal, which could influence the manager’s decision in terms of team selections.
Leicester fairly comfortably advanced through Group G as they finished top level on points with Braga.
A 3-3 draw with the Portuguese side, before losing 1-0 to Zorya Luhansk left them with work to do on the final matchday.
Slavia Prague team news vs Leicester City
Slavia will be without key midfielder Petr Sevcik who featured in all of the group stage matches.
Sevcik has suffered ligament damage and has been out of action since December last year.
Striker Abdallah Sima is their leading goal scorer this season with 14 in all competitions.
The Senegalese forward netted three times in the group stages.
Leicester City team news vs Slavia Prague
Leicester now have several key members of their defence missing.
Justin James is the latest name to join the growing list of injures as he suffered a knee ACL injury.
He is set for an extended spell on the sidelined, fortunately, Ricardo Pereira has just returned from the same injury.
Wesley Fofana is set to return early next month as he continues to recover from a thigh injury.
The Frenchman has been a vital part of Leicester’s defence this season, although Caglar Soyuncu has been a very strong replacement.
Timothy Castagne is close to making his return from a thigh injury, but Thursday is expected to come too soon.
Dennis Praet, Ayoze Perez and Wes Morgan are also set to miss the trip to the Czech Republic.
Predicted Slavia Prague line-up vs Leicester City
Predicted Leicester City line-up vs Slavia Prague
Slavia Prague vs Leicester City – Official videos
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.