Opta Stats: Manchester United v Leicester

Will Jose Mourinho look more cheerful after Manchester United's match with Leicester?
Will Jose Mourinho look more cheerful after Manchester United's match with Leicester?
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Manchester United are desperate for a win after back-to-back losses, but face tough opposition against last season's champions Leicester. Opta presents the vital statistics.

"Jamie Vardy has scored in three of his four games against Manchester United for Leicester in all competitions."

Vardy is 3.39/4 to score.

Manchester United are unbeaten in seven home Premier League games against the Foxes (W5 D2), conceding just four goals in that time. They are 1.684/6 to win.

Leicester have won one of their last 18 league trips to Old Trafford (D5 L12), claiming victory in January 1998 courtesy of a Tony Cottee winner. The Foxes are 5.95/1 to pull off another victory.

The Red Devils have scored in each of their last 14 Premier League games against Leicester, netting 33 goals. Over 2.5 goals is 1.8910/11.

Jamie Vardy has scored in three of his four games against Manchester United for Leicester in all competitions. Vardy is 3.39/4 to score.

Jose Mourinho has suffered 12 defeats in his last 23 league games as a manager. His previous 12 league defeats as a boss came over a period of 110 games. You can lay Manchester United at 1.695/7.

The Portuguese boss has suffered three consecutive league defeats just once before in his 16-year managerial career; at Chelsea between October-November 2015. He's 4.1 to end his losing run with a draw.

Jose Mourinho has not won any of his last four league meetings against a team led by Claudio Ranieri, including defeats in the last two games (W0 D2 L2). Leicester are 3.55/2 in the Draw No Bet market.

Islam Slimani has scored 22 goals in 23 league appearances so far in 2016, after adding to his 20 Portuguese Liga goals with two more on his Premier League debut last weekend. Slimani is 3.7511/4 to score.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored in six successive home appearances in league competition (four for PSG, two for Man Utd), netting 12 times in these six games. He's 2.47/5 to find the net.

Manchester United have covered 526.6km in the Premier League so far this season; lower than any other side. The draw half-time/Leicester full-time double result is 13.012/1.

Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season PL

Staked: 55 pts
Returned: 57.69 pts
P/L: +2.69 pts

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