Premier League In Focus – Leicester vs West Brom Preview

11th Oct 2017 by TSZ

When? Monday 16th October, 20:00 (UK)

Where? King Power Stadium

What channel is it on? Sky Sports Premier League

Are tickets still available?

Leicester - https://www.livefootballtickets.com/fixtures/leicester-city-v-west-bromwich-albion-tickets-english-premier-league.html

West Brom - https://www.wbatickets.co.uk/en-GB/events/leicester%20city%20v%20wba/2017-10-16_20.00/king%20power%20stadium?hallmap

STATS & FACTS 
Head-to-head – last five meetings: Leicester W3, West Brom W1, D1 
Head-to-head – Premier League meetings: Leicester W3, West Brom W2, D1 
Head-to-head – all-time meetings: Leicester W38, West Brom W51, D23

Neither Leicester nor West Brom have won any of their last five Premier League matches. Leicester have lost three and drawn two while West Brom have lost two and drawn three.

During that spell, both clubs have only managed to keep one clean sheet and they both came in the way of 0-0 draws.

Leicester have already played five of the top seven Premier League sides.

Jamie Vardy has scored the most Premier League goals of any of the teams that currently sit in the bottom half of the table. Subsequently, Leicester have scored the most goals in the bottom half of the table.

Vardy has scored 55.5% of Leicester’s Premier League goals this season (five out of nine), while both of Shinji Okazaki’s goals this season have come at the King Power Stadium.

West Brom have scored six goals in the Premier League - an average of 0.86 goals per game, while they have conceded eight at the other end - an average of 1.14 goals against per game.

The Baggies have scored the least amount of goals of all the teams in the top half of the Premier League table.

No West Brom player has scored more than one Premier League goal this season.

Ben Foster and Craig Dawson have currently played every minute of West Brom’s Premier League season. 

MEMORABLE MEETING
The two sides played out a 2-2 draw at the King Power Stadium back in March 2016. It may have been two points dropped for Leicester but it would do little to stop their fairytale season as they would go on to win the Premier League title just two months later.


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