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Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

This article provides betting tips for Aston Villa vs Leicester City in the Premier League on December 5, 2021.
Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds
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Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips

This article covers Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips and predictions. These are the betting odds:

o – Aston Villa 11/8

o – Draw 12/5

o – Leicester City 2/1

Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City: Match details

Match: Aston Villa vs Leicester City

Competition: Premier League

Date: December 5, 2021

Kick-off time: 4:30 pm, December 5, 2021 (UK time)

Stadium: Villa Park

Aston Villa

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 03: Crest detail of Aston Villa bench is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Stoke City at Villa Park on October 3, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

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Aston Villa suffered their first defeat under Steven Gerrard as they were beaten by Manchester City on Wednesday.

Villa have made a strong start to life under Gerrard but face another stern test on Sunday.

Leicester City’s shaky run continued in midweek as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Southampton.

The Foxes remain in 10th and seven points off a European spot in the Premier League.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

ROME, ITALY – NOVEMBER 25: James Maddison of Leicester City celebrates with teammate Patson Daka after scoring their side’s second goal during the UEFA Europa League group C match between Leicester City and Legia Warszawa at The King Power Stadium on November 25, 2021 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

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Jamie Vardy to score first.

The striker netted a brace against Watford to take his tally to nine league goals for the season.

Vardy is now ranked second in the Premier League goal scoring charts.

He is 5/1 to score the first goal on Sunday.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring their side’s second goal of the game during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. Picture date: Sunday October 3, 2021. (Photo by John Walton/PA Images via Getty Images)

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Aston Villa vs Leicester City – recent form and head to head statistics

Aston Villa vs Leicester City form
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Aston Villa vs Manchester United - 2:2
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Manchester United vs Aston Villa - 1:0
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Brentford FC vs Aston Villa - 2:1
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Aston Villa vs Chelsea FC - 1:3
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Norwich City vs Aston Villa - 0:2
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Leicester City vs Tottenham Hotspur - 2:3
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Leicester City vs Watford FC - 4:1
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Leicester City vs Liverpool FC - 1:0
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Manchester City vs Leicester City - 6:3
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Liverpool FC vs Leicester City - 3:3
Last 5 games for Aston Villa
January 15, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Aston Villa 2  - 2 Manchester United
January 10, 2022 FA Cup 21/22 Manchester United 1  - 0 Aston Villa
January 2, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Brentford FC 2  - 1 Aston Villa
December 28, 2021 Premier League 21/22 Leeds United 0  - 0 Aston Villa
December 26, 2021 Premier League 21/22 Aston Villa 1  - 3 Chelsea FC
Last 5 games for Leicester City
January 19, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Leicester City 2  - 3 Tottenham Hotspur
January 15, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Burnley FC 0  - 0 Leicester City
January 11, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Everton FC 0  - 0 Leicester City
January 8, 2022 FA Cup 21/22 Leicester City 4  - 1 Watford FC
January 1, 2022 Premier League 21/22 Leicester City 0  - 0 Norwich City
Aston Villa vs Leicester City Premier League 21/22 form
Aston Villa Leicester City
20 Matches played 19
7 Matches won 7
186 Goal attempts 182
76 Shots on goal 83
68 Shots off goal 63
100 Corner kicks 90
45% Average ball possession 50%
42 Shots blocked 36
42 Cards given 27
294 Free kicks 250
27 Offsides 34
2 Shots on post 2
22 Goals by foot 32
3 Goals by head 1
27 Goals scored 33
32 Goals conceded 36
Aston Villa vs Leicester City statistics for most recent head to head matches
Aston Villa Leicester City
31 Matches 31
17 Home Matches 14
14 Away Matches 17
39 Total Goals 43
1.26 Average Goals Scored 1.39
10 Wins 11
11 Losses 10
10 Draws 10
Last 5 games & match results between Aston Villa and Leicester City
December 5, 2021 Premier League 21/22 Aston Villa 2  - 1 Leicester City
February 21, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Aston Villa 1  - 2 Leicester City
October 18, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Leicester City 0  - 1 Aston Villa
March 9, 2020 Premier League 19/20 Leicester City 4  - 0 Aston Villa
January 28, 2020 EFL Cup 19/20 Aston Villa 2  - 1 Leicester City

Aston Villa vs Leicester City: Match preview

Aston Villa have made a strong start to life under Steven Gerrard.

They won their first two matches under the former Rangers boss.

On Wednesday, they were beaten 2-1 by Manchester City.

The defeat means that the Claret and Blue have now lost six of their last eight matches, and dropped into 13th.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 27: Aston Villa’s Ashley Young during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on November 27, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Rob Newell – CameraSport via Getty Images)

Leicester’s poor form continues

Leicester City has now won just once in their last five matches.

Their poor recent form has seen them drop into 10th place, and seven points off the European spots.

The Foxes were held to a disappointing draw by Southampton on Wednesday.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

LEICESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 20: Antonio Rudiger of Chelsea scores a goal to make it 0-1 during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Chelsea at The King Power Stadium on November 20, 2021 in Leicester, England. (Photo by James Williamson – AMA/Getty Images)


Aston Villa team news vs Leicester City

Danny Ings returns from a thigh injury and could partner Ollie Watkins.

Matt Targett is also set to be back available despite suffering a minor head injury.

Trezeguet is close to making a return, but will just miss out on Sunday’s match.

Bertrand Traore and Leon Bailey both remain sidelined.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

Southampton’s Danny Ings receives treatment for an injury during the Premier League match at Bramall Lane, Sheffield. Picture date: Saturday March 6, 2021. (Photo by Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images)

Leicester City team news vs Aston Villa

James Maddison is expected to overcome a minor glute injury to feature on Sunday.

Youri Tielemans is also back after missing the last few matches with a calf injury.

Ricardo Pereira, James Justin and Wesley Fofana all remain sidelined.

Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 21: James Maddison of Leicester City goes down injured during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Leicester City at Villa Park on February 21, 2021 in Birmingham, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)


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The Premier League table as it stands:

# Team MP W D L F A D P
1 Manchester City 22 18 2 2 54 13 41 56
2 Liverpool FC 21 13 6 2 55 18 37 45
3 Chelsea FC 23 12 8 3 46 18 28 44
4 West Ham United 22 11 4 7 41 30 11 37
5 Tottenham Hotspur 19 11 3 5 26 22 4 36
6 Arsenal FC 20 11 2 7 33 25 8 35
7 Manchester United 21 10 5 6 35 30 5 35
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 20 9 4 7 17 15 2 31
9 Brighton & Hove Albion 21 6 11 4 22 22 0 29
10 Leicester City 19 7 4 8 33 36 -3 25
11 Crystal Palace 21 5 9 7 30 31 -1 24
12 Southampton FC 21 5 9 7 25 33 -8 24
13 Aston Villa 20 7 2 11 27 32 -5 23
14 Brentford FC 22 6 5 11 25 36 -11 23
15 Leeds United 20 5 7 8 24 39 -15 22
16 Everton FC 19 5 4 10 24 34 -10 19
17 Watford FC 19 4 2 13 23 37 -14 14
18 Norwich City 21 3 4 14 10 45 -35 13
19 Newcastle United 20 1 9 10 20 43 -23 12
20 Burnley FC 17 1 8 8 16 27 -11 11
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This article was edited by Conor Laird.

FAQs for Aston Villa vs Leicester City betting tips

What time is kick off between Aston Villa vs Leicester City?

16:30, Sunday 05 December 2021

What are the odds for Aston Villa vs Leicester City?

Aston Villa 11/8, Draw 12/5, Leicester City 2/1

What is the prediction for Aston Villa vs Leicester City?

Aston Villa 2-2 Leicester City

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