Southampton vs Leicester is an enormous recreation for every teams at St Mary’s on Wednesday as every desire a win of their respective battles.
Ralph Hasenhuttl has seen Southampton lose back-to-back video video games and they also’ve now dropped hundreds nearer to the relegation zone after a run of three wins in 4 sooner than their present drop off. Hasenhuttl held his fingers up and admitted he obtained his methods all improper throughout the first half of their 4-0 defeat at Liverpool on Saturday. Saints modified their formation to 3-4-3 from 4-2-2-2 and have been hammered by Liverpool, as they’ve been 3-0 down on the break. Saints shall be anticipated to revert to 4-2-2-2 and rotate their squad and they’re going to be concentrating on a minimum of 4 components from their subsequent two dwelling video video games in opposition to Leicester and Brighton this week. The essential state of affairs this season has been scoring targets as Armando Broja, Che Adams and Adam Armstrong have to start putting away the large chances being created.
Leicester come into this recreation off the once more of two wins on the trot in all competitions, as they beat Watford 4-2 in a wild sport within the snow on the king energy stadium on Sunday. Jamie Vardy was once more on the scoresheet with two targets and James Maddison pulled the strings with a objective and two assists. That duo keep the essential factor to Brendan Rodgers’ side mounting one different unbelievable push for a chief 4 finish. Given all of their defensive and midfield accidents to this level this season, Leicester are doing okay to sit merely 5 components off the very best 4. This is a recreation they take into account they want to win and their extra squad depth, significantly in attacking areas, will are available in helpful over the next few weeks.
Here’s each factor you need to know ahead of Southampton vs Leicester.
Premier League data
Southampton team data, accidents, lineup decisions
The solely absentee for Saints is Stuart Armstrong, who has a reoccurring calf state of affairs. Jack Stephens is about to be once more throughout the squad, whereas Mohamed Elyounoussi, Moussa Djenepo and Ibrahima Diallo are moreover on the market.
Leicester team data, accidents, lineup decisions
The Foxes shall be with out Youri Tielemans, who has returned to teaching nonetheless this recreation comes too rapidly after his calf state of affairs. Ricardo Pereira continues to be out with a thigh draw back. Wesley Fofana and James Justin keep out with long-term accidents.
Southampton are the underdogs at +135 to win, whereas Leicester are priced at +190. The draw is +235.
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This shall be , tense recreation nonetheless Leicester’s extra prime quality in assault will make the excellence. Go for a slender win for the Foxes. Southampton 1-2 Leicester.