Leicester City match preview

By Footymad Previewer
Last updated : 29 August 2003
History of the Aston Villa v Leicester City fixture

Aston Villa prepare to entertain Leicester City at Villa Park on Saturday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. It couldn't be much closer,Villans having the edge 18 games to 14.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Villa Park was two seasons ago, in December 2001, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2001/2002Sat 20 AprLeicester2 - 2Aston VillaPREM
2001/2002Sat 01 DecAston Villa0-2LeicesterPREM
2000/2001Wed 04 AprAston Villa2 - 1LeicesterPREM
2000/2001Sat 27 JanAston Villa1 - 2LeicesterFAC
2000/2001Sat 19 AugLeicester0 - 0Aston VillaPREM
1999/2000Sat 22 AprAston Villa2 - 2LeicesterPREM
1999/2000Sat 25 SepLeicester3 - 1Aston VillaPREM

Recent respective form guides

Aston Villa are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

Leicester have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Aston Villa are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 1 points from 3 matches. Leicester find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 2 points from their 3 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Aston Villa, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Aston VillaUnbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
LeicesterNot won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 6 most recent games.

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