Leicester – Brighton

Leicester City hosts Brighton & Hove Albion in a match from the second round of the English Premier League. We will offer you our football predictions for this clash.


The 2015/16 champions Leicester started the new season with a dramatic loss, losing with 3-4 their visit to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. It was a great match for The Foxes, which had the lead just seven minutes before the end. Everything was going great, but two late goals by The Gunners cost them the win.


Now Leicester will have a good chance to enjoy a first win for the new campaign. Hosting the newcomer Brighton at home is a solid opportunity for a win and everyone in Leicester knows it.


As for Brighton, their adventure in the Premier League started with a loss. They had the tough task to host Manchester City. At the halftime it was a draw between the two teams, but after the break City scored two goals and enjoyed a win. Still it was not a bad game for Brighton, so they have reasons to feel optimistic before the visit to Leicester.


Because of the home ground advantage, plus experience, Leicester are the favourite to clinch a win in this one. Against Arsenal they showed to everyone that they are still a very dangerous team to play against. They know how to score goals and scoring three times against Arsenal in London tells us a lot. Let’s see how they are going to perform at home ground against one of the newcomers in the league.


In our football predictions for this match we could say that Leicester are the favourites and it’s not a surprise. They already have a solid Premier League experience, being champions just last summer. Let’s see if they are going to do the job against the tough Brighton.