Opta Stats: Leicester City v Manchester City

Can Edin Dzeko make up for the absence of Sergio Aguero when Manchester City face Leicester?
Can Edin Dzeko make up for the absence of Sergio Aguero when Manchester City face Leicester?

Can Manchester City continue to fine form against Leicester, even without Sergio Aguero? Opta delivers their statistical verdict.

"Leicester have now taken only two points from the last 30 available in the Premier League (D2 L8)."

Manchester City are 2.285/4 to win half-time/full-time.

Only one of the last nine meetings between Leicester and Man City in all competitions has ended in a home win (HW1 D3 AW5). Manchester City are 1.511/2 to win.

Manchester City have lost none of their last eight visits to Leicester City in all competitions (W4 D4). The draw is 4.84/1.

Leonardo Ulloa has netted six goals from just nine shots on target in the Premier League this season. Ulloa is 3.613/5 to score.

Leicester have now taken only two points from the last 30 available in the Premier League (D2 L8). Manchester City are 2.285/4 to win half-time/full-time.

Yaya Toure has now scored in three of his last four Premier League appearances for Man City - this after scoring just one goal in his previous 11. Toure is 2.35/4 to score.

This is Leicester City's worst start to a Premier League season after 15 games; even lower than 2003-04 (16 points), 2001-02 (13) and 1994-95 (12) the three seasons they were relegated. Leicester are 1.768/11 to be relegated.

Manchester City have only had more points at this stage of a season in one previous campaign (2011-12 - 38 points). They are 3.9 to win the Premier League.

Leicester have caught their opponents offside more often than any other team in the Premier League this season (46). Under 2.5 goals is 2.6413/8.

Wes Morgan has blocked more shots than any other player in the Premier League this season (22). Leicester are 8.88/1 to keep a clean sheet.

Manchester City have had more shots blocked than any other team in the top flight (79). Under 1.5 goals is 5.39/2.

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