Premier League: Bournemouth vs Leicester game preview, stat and predictions

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12 July 2020 live

19:00 UTC

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Bournemouth vs Leicester City – Premier League Match Preview, Kick-Off Time & Match Prediction.

This Sunday, the Premier League continues as Match Day 35 gets underway with Bournemouth playing hosts to Leicester City at the former’s home ground, the Vitality stadium.

Leicester City earned a 1-1 draw against Arsenal mid-week and dropped to 4th place on the league table. That was their third draw in six matches, WDDLWD. Leicester have 17W, 8D and 9L in 34 league appearances. They have scored 64 times and conceded 32 goals which gives them a GD of +32. Head

Coach Brendan Rodgers is expected to use a 3-4-3 formation as he did against Arsenal. Jamie Vardy is the league’s highest goal scorer with 22 goals in total after getting the equalizer for the Foxes midweek against Arsenal. He will be looking to add to that tally and remain the number one name on the Premier League’s goal chart at the end of day when the Foxes visit the Vitality stadium for their 35th league appearance of the season.

Meanwhile, home team, Bournemouth FC managed a 0-0 draw against Tottenham Hotspurs on Thursday. They moved a spot higher on the league table to 18th place after picking up one more point. The Cherries are struggling to avoid imminent relegation despite a torrid season ad have a total of 28 points. Their current form reads; LLLLLD. Bournemouth FC have 7W, 7D and 20L in 34 league appearances. They have scored 32 times and conceded 59 goals which gives them a GD of -27. Head Coach Eddie Howe, is expected to use a 4-4-2 formation as he did against Tottenham. English forward Calum Wilson who has 8 goals is expected to play a key role along with King in attack as the “Cherries” continue their quest to play top-flight football for another season.

The reverse fixture in August, 2019 saw Leicester City defeat Bournemouth, 3-1. Before then, they played in March 2019. Leicester City won that match, 2-0. Before those two matches, they met in September, 2018 and it ended in a 4-2 victory for Bournemouth.

1-2 is predicted at full-time.

Date: Sunday, 12th of July, 2020.

Venue: Vitality Stadium.

Kick-off time: 19:00 (BST).

Match Day: 35.

 

What time is kick off?
The match begins at 19:00.

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