Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers: Match Preview and Prediction

Leicester vs Wolves Preview

Leicester vs Wolves Preview:- In the first week of new season of English football, Leicester City will start off their campaign at home against Wolves. The Foxes will be looking to breach into the top six this time while Wolves, who took the premier league by storm last season, will be once again hopeful to start the season on the right note. 

After a very shaky first half of the last season, Leicester came back hard with arrival of Brendon Rodgers earlier this year, that helped them finish at a respectable ninth position. The Foxes had a busy transfer season in which they brought in Ayoze Perez and Youri Tielemans for a club record fees.

Leicester vs Wolves Preview

The Wolves came back strong last season after being promoted from the championship. Most of their strength lies in the midfield which includes some top players like Ruben Neves and Joao Moutinho. They also have sealed a permanent transfer for Raul Jimenez, who was immense in attack. Diogo Jota was brilliant near the end of last season and would be pivotal yet again. If their last season‘s performance was only fluke, one can only wait and watch. 

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Pre-Season results:

Wolverhampton Wanderers Pre Season Results

  • Newcastle 0-4 Wolves
  • Wolves 0-0 Man City (Wolves win 3-2 on pens)
  • Wolves 2-0 Crusaders (Europa League qualifier)
  • Crusaders 1-4 Wolves (Europa League qualifier)

Leicester City Pre Season Results

  • Scunthorpe 0-1 Leicester
  • Cheltenham 1-2 Leicester
  • Cambridge 0-3 Leicester
  • Rotherham 2-2 Leicester
  • Stoke 1-2 Leicester
  • Leicester 2-1 Atalanta

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Transfer Market update

Leicester City


  • Mitchell Clark
  • James Justin
  • Ayoze Perez
  • Youri Tielemans 


  • Harry Maguire
  • Shinji Okazaki 
  • Danny Simpson

Wolvesrhampton Wanderers


  • Renat Dadashov
  • Jesus Vallejo 


  • Ivan Cavaleiro
  • Kortney Hause
  • Joe Mason
  • Will Norris
  • Rafael Mir Vicente 

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Stats

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Head to Head

  • Played – 113
  • Leicester City – 43
  • Wolves – 38
  • Draw – 32 

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Recent Match Results & Form (Including Pre-Season)

  • Leicester City: WWDWW
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers: WWWWW

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Recent Match Results & Form 

  • Leicester City: DLWDL
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers: LWWWD

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Best Players:

Leicester city 

Jamie Vardy – The English striker had another good season where he scored 18 goals and made 4 assists as well. His experience playing in the premier league will vital for the club and his presence on the field will be a big boost for the team. 

Youri Tielemans – The Belgian midfielder brings a lot to the table and allows the team to try new combinations. His ability to create pressure in the attacking half is vital. He only came in the second half of the last season and made great impact, scoring 3 goals and creating 4 assists.

Wolverhampton Wanderers 

Ruben Neves – The Portuguese international was an important player for the Wolves’ last year campaign and the club will surely look upon him once again this time as well. He scored 4 goals and registered 3 assists last season. He has been impressive in the pre-season as well. 

Raul Jimenez – The Mexican striker lit up the Premier League with his performances and caught everyone’s eyes. He has already scored 4 goals in the Europa League Qualifiers ahead of the start of the season and looks in lethal form. He had 20 goals involvements last season, wherein he scored 13, while setup 7 for his teammates.

Morgan Gibbs White – The 19-year0old midfielder will surely catching many eyes after impressive last season. He would surely want to improve his game and with a full season experience on his back, he will the player to watch out for.

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Predicted Starting Line-up (XI)

Wolves – Patricio, Bennett, Coady, Boly, Doherty, Dendoncker, Neves, Moutinho, Jonny, Jimenez, Jota

Leicester city – Schmeichel, Pereira, Soyuncu, Evans, Chilwell, Ndidi, Tielemans, Perez, Maddison, Albrighton, Vardy 

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Predicted Result

The history between the two teams suggests that this could prove to be a close encounter. The score line could look like 2-1 in favor of Leicester City. 

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers  Possible Goal scorers

Jamie Vardy is the key of the Leicester in attack and there is a good chance he can open the scoring for the club this season. Jimenez’s pre-season form suggests he could get on the scoresheet too.

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Live Score and Live Stream

The match between Leicester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers will be telecasted on Star Sports Network. Live score updates and Live stream will be available on www.premierleague.com and Hotstar.

Leicester City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Match Highlights

Match Highlights will be available on Hotstar

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