Opta Stats: Manchester United v Leicester

Manchester United will be looking for a third league win of the season when they host Leicester.
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Can Manchester United stay on top of the Premier League with a win over Leicester? Opta has the answers.

"Leicester City have scored in all but one of their 15 Premier League matches under Craig Shakespeare."

Both teams to score is [2.08].

Manchester United have lost just two of their 22 Premier League meetings with Leicester City and only one of these came at Old Trafford: 0-1 in January 1998. United are [1.34] to win.

The Red Devils drew the most Premier League home games last season (10). The draw is [5.8].

Leicester City have scored in all but one of their 15 Premier League matches under Craig Shakespeare. Both teams to score is [2.08].

Manchester United have won their opening two Premier League games by a four-goal margin. They are [1.96] to win half-time/full-time.

Romelu Lukaku will be looking to become the first Manchester United player to score in each of their opening three Premier League appearances for the club. Lukaku is [1.67] to score.

Lukaku has scored 15 goals in his last 11 Premier League appearances at home (13 in 10 for Everton, two in one for Manchester United). He's [3.75] to score the first goal.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has already registered four assists in two Premier League games this season, three more than he managed in the whole of last season; the Armenian midfielder could become the first player in Premier League history to assist two goals in three consecutive games if he does it again versus Leicester. Over 2.5 goals is [1.7].

Juan Mata scored for Manchester United in both of their home and away victories against Leicester City in 2016-17, whilst also assisting in their 4-1 win at Old Trafford. Mata is [3.4] to find the net.

Since Craig Shakespeare took charge of his first Premier League game against Liverpool at the end of February, matches involving Leicester City have seen more goals than any other Premier League side - 53 goals in total (29 scored, 24 conceded). Over 3.5 goals is [2.72].

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 31 pts
Returned: 28.55 pts
P/L: -2.45 pts

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