Opta Stats: Bournemouth v Leicester

Leicester manager Claude Puel.
Will Claude Puel's fine record against Bournemouth continue when he travels there with his Leicester side?
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Only a point separates Bournemouth and Leicester. Opta tries to prise them apart.

"Bournemouth are unbeaten in their six Premier League meetings with Leicester, though five of these have ended level (W1 D5 L0)."

The draw is [3.5].

Bournemouth are unbeaten in their six Premier League meetings with Leicester, though five of these have ended level (W1 D5 L0). The draw is [3.5].

There have been just seven goals scored in the six Premier League meetings between Bournemouth (4) and Leicester (3), with neither side managing to score more than once in a single match. Under 2.5 goals is [2.06].

Leicester's last win against Bournemouth came in February 2014, with veteran striker Kevin Phillips netting the only goal in a 1-0 win in the Championship. They are [3.1] to roll back the years.

Claude Puel has yet to lose versus Bournemouth in the Premier League (W1 D2); against no side has he faced more often in the competition without losing. Leicester are [2.22] in the Draw No Bet market.

Leicester City have conceded exactly five goals in three different away Premier League matches in 2018; no team has ever shipped 5+ goals in four Premier League away games in a single calendar year. Over 2.5 goals is [1.9].

Bournemouth have lost just two of their last 12 Premier League contests at the Vitality Stadium, winning six and drawing four. They are [2.5] to claim another win.

Bournemouth's Callum Wilson has had a hand in four goals in his last five Premier League games (three goals, one assist), after failing to score or assist in any of his previous 12 in the competition. Wilson is [2.7] to score.

Since the start of last season, Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has attempted more tackles than any other player in the Premier League (151). Under 1.5 goals is [3.9].

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy, who returns from suspension for this match, has scored nine of the Foxes' last 17 away Premier League goals, including eight of 16 in 2018. Vardy is [2.6] to score.

If Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe finds the net in this match, Leicester will be the 10th side that he's scored against for three or more different teams, having previously netted against the Foxes with Sunderland and Spurs. Defoe is [3.1] to find the net.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts

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