Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City prediction and betting tips (September 30)
This is the first competitive meeting between both sides. Will Legia Warsaw get all three points against Leicester City and extend their lead at the top of the table?
Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester) was brilliant last season and may make an impact against Legia
Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester) was brilliant last season and may make an impact against Legia

Legia Warsaw will host Leicester City in the second game of Group C in the UEFA Europa League.

The match will start at 4:45 p.m. GMT on Thursday, 30 September 2021. The match venue is the Polish Army, Warsaw. Below you will find betting tips and match prediction for Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (September 30) in the Round 2 of the UEFA Europa League.

Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (September 30) latest odds on betting sites

Legia Warsaw have their winning odds placed at 5.25 (+425; 17/4). Leicester City, on the other hand, have their winning odds placed at 1.65 (-155 American; 11/17 Fractional). A draw is priced with the odds of 4.00 (+300; 3/1).

The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Legia Warsaw — 19%, draw — 22%, Leicester City — 58%.

Latest betting odds on Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (30 September 2021):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
  • Asian handicap (+0.75) on Legia Warsaw — 2.01 (+101; 101/100)
  • Asian handicap (-0.75) on Leicester City — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.95 (-105; 19/20)

Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (September 30) match preview and stats

Legia Warsaw lost their last game in Ekstraklasa as they dropped to 15th in the table. They have scored nine goals and conceded nine goals in the league this season. Legia Warsaw won the Ekstraklasa last season but have been very poor this season as they are two points above the relegation spots.

Legia are top of Group C in the Europa League with three points. A late goal ensured they got a 1-0 victory over Spartak. Lirim Kastrati scored from close range in the 91st minute. They will be looking to get all three points against Leicester City on Thursday night.

Legia Warsaw team news: Bartosz Kapustka is injured and out of the game. Mattias Johansson and Luquinhas are doubtful for the game.

Legia Warsaw form: L-W-W-W-L.

Leicester City have been struggling this season as they haven't won a Premier League game since August. The Foxes drew their last game against Burnley as they dropped to 13th in the Premier League table. Jamie Vardy scored an own goal as he nodded Westwood’s corner into his own net. The England striker later levelled the scoreline with a strike inside the box.

Maxwel Cornet scored for Burney in the 40th minute with a volley into the bottom-left corner. Vardy levelled the shoreline for the second time as he slotted the ball into an empty net. The Foxes have scored seven goals in the Premier League while conceding 10 goals.

Leicester City drew their first Europa League game as Napoli did a comeback from two goals down. Ayoze Perez opened the scoreline with a volley into the back of the net. Barnes extended the scoreline with a low strike into the bottom-right corner. Victor Osimhen lobbed Schmeichel to make it 2-1. The Nigerian striker scored his second goal of the night in the 87th minute with a nice header into the top-left corner. The Foxes are third in Group C of the Europa League with one point.

Leicester City team news: Wesley Fofana is still injured and out of the game. James Justin is unavailable due to injury. Wilfred Ndidi is suspended after being sent off in their 2-2 draw against Napoli.

Leicester City form: D-W-L-D-L.

Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City H2H

This is the first competitive meeting between both sides.

Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (September 30) key players and lineups

Legia Warsaw projected starting lineup:

  • Artur Boruc
  • Artur Jedrzejczyk
  • Mateusz Wieteska
  • Maik Nawrocki
  • Filip Mladenovic
  • Bartosz Slisz
  • Andre Martins
  • Josue
  • Lirim Kastrati
  • Mahir Emreli
  • Tomas Pekhart

Notable subs: Josue, Ernest Muci.

Tomas Pekhart joined Legia Warsaw in 2020 and was key in their title success. The Czech international scored the most goals in Ekstraklasa with 23 goals in 25 games. Pekhart scored an impressive 0.9 goals per game with a goal every 93 min. He was voted as the forward of the season after his extraordinary display during the season.

Leicester City projected starting lineup:

  • Kasper Schmeichel
  • Timothy Castagne
  • Jonny Evans
  • Jannik Vestergaard
  • Ryan Bertrand
  • Youri Tielemans
  • Ayoze Perez
  • Boubakary Soumaré
  • Harvey Barnes
  • Kelechi Iheanacho
  • Patson Daka

Notable subs: Jamie Vardy, Wilfred Ndidi, Ademola Lookman.

Kelechi Iheanacho was incredible last season as he scored a lot of goals towards the end of last season. The Nigerian striker scored 12 goals in the Premier League, overperforming his expected goals of 8.20. Iheanacho has not played a lot of games this season as he is yet to start a Premier League game. He provided an assist in their 2-2 draw against Napoli.

Legia Warsaw vs Leicester City (September 30) betting tips and predictions

Legia Warsaw won the Ekstraklasa last season with 64 points in the 30 games played. Wojskowi have been terrible this season as they have just nine points in three games. They currently sit just a place above the relegation spots. Legia Warsaw won their first game in the Europa League as they sit at the top of the table. A win against Leicester City and they will extend their lead at the top of the table in hope to qualify for the round of 32 of the competition.

Leicester City have been poor this season as they have won just one game in the last five games. The Foxes are currently 13th in the Premier League table with seven points in six games. Leicester City’s defence have been poor this season as they have conceded 10 goals in the Premier League. The Foxes bottled a 2-0 lead in their opening game of the Europa League against Napoli as the game ended in 2-2. They are currently third in the table and a win against Legia Warsaw is necessary in their hopes of qualifying for the knockout stages.

Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)

Football UEFA Europa League . Group C. Round 2
Legia Warsaw — Leicester City
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Over 2.5 goals
1.80
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