Chelsea vs Leicester City Prediction – FA Cup – 05/15

Chelsea vs Leicester City prediction on May 15, 2021. Chelsea and Leicester City will face each other at Wembley in the 2020/21 FA Cup final, the goal of both sides is sure to be the world’s oldest tournament championship.

Chelsea Overview

Chelsea continued to cede 3rd place in the standings to Leicester City after unexpectedly losing to Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in the 36th round. This defeat has not yet made Chelsea lose the initiative in the top race. 4, but it broke the Blues’ seven-match unbeaten streak in all competitions, in addition, it also left Chelsea without the best preparation for the FA Cup final ahead. Chelsea’s strikers, although still playing well, have never been appreciated for their stability and performance.

Leicester City Overview

Leicester City got a 2-1 victory over Manchester United’s Old Trafford mecca in the last round and continued to firmly consolidate a place in the top 4. However, it should be remembered that it is a match that the Red Devils are close to. like playing with their B squad and there are even players who are almost first-time fans who know names like Amad or Elanga. The ability to score goals is also what Leicester City shows a decline, especially when the main striker Vardy can no longer maintain his form.

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Asian Bet – Chelsea vs Leicester City prediction

Leicester City fans have the right to rejoice when they beat MU’s 2nd squad. However, it should be remembered that their pillars have just had to stretch for the top 4 battles in the Premier League and have fewer days off than their opponents. Since the historic Premier League championship in 2016, the King Power Stadium team has not seen the shadow of a big team in England. Before winning MU they also lost to Newcastle and was held to a draw by Southampton. Leicester’s stability and bravery in decisive moments is still a dilemma. In the previous 4 FA Cup finals, Leicester has lost.

Chelsea vs Leicester City Prediction

  • Choose Chelsea – 0.25 (HT)
  • Choose Chelsea – 0.5 (FT)

European Bet

The confrontation history between the two clubs is quite similar when each team has 1 win and 3 draws in the last 5 meetings. With a rising form and the bravery of a big team, Chelsea is considered to be the winner even though Leicester is not an easy opponent to play.

Choose Chelsea (FT)

Over/Under Bet – Chelsea vs Leicester City prediction

Reality has shown that the finals of the FA Cup have never been short of goals. The last 4/5 finals have at least 3 goals scored and the results are in favor of those who bet Over. Leicester City has conceded 10 goals in the last 4 rounds and has not kept a clean sheet in any match. The style of coach Brendan Rodger still shows a certain adventure and the defense is relatively uncertain. 

On the other side, Thomas Tuchel will have the strongest force on the attack with Werner, Mount, and Kai Havert. Being rated higher than Chelsea will naturally want to dominate from the start to get an advantage. This is expected to be a tug-of-war and tit-for-tat from two teams. So the scenario for a multi-goal match is quite likely.

Chelsea vs Leicester City Prediction:

  • Choose Over 0.75 (HT)
  • Choose Over 2.25 (FT)

Line-Up

Chelsea: Mendy; James, Jorginho, Kante, Chilwell; Azpilicueta, Zouma, Rudiger; Ziyech, Mount; Havertz

Leicester City: Schmeichel; Castagne, Ndidi, Tielemans, Thomas; Amartey, Soyuncu, Fofana; Perez; Iheanacho, Vardy