Leicester City

Football England - EFL Championship King Power Stadium Sat 6 Apr 10:00

Birmingham City

  1. Prediction
  2. Odds
  3. Stats
  4. Team News
  5. Lineups
  6. Injuries
  7. Squads
  8. Table

Rather than back Leicester City on the 1x2 market, our betting prediction is to back them off a -1.5 goal handicap. We’re taking the -129 that they beat Birmingham City by two goals or more.

Expert Analysis

The football picks stem from knowing the team news and the latest form for each side. We work hard to unearth the most pertinent stats which can also act as a guide.

Key Leicester City vs Birmingham City stats:

  • Leicester City have won 7 of their past 10 home matches
  • Leicester City have scored 2 or more goals in 7 of their past 10 home matches
  • Birmingham City have failed to win any of their last 6 away matches
  • Birmingham City have lost 6 of their past 10 away matches
  • Birmingham City have conceded 2 or more goals in 5 of their last 10 away matches

The Asian Handicap market allows us to back Leicester City by two or more goals in this Championship encounter. Our -1.5 goals betting tip is available at odds of -129.

A great alternative could be Leicester City to be leading at half-time and full-time at attractive odds.

Last Matches & H2H

Leicester approach this fixture after winning 3-1 in the Championship against Norwich. Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, Stephy Mavididi and Jamie Vardy scored for Leicester at King Power Stadium.

Birmingham played Preston in their last game. They won 1-0 and recorded 54% of possession. Jay Stansfield were their goalscorer in this Championship match at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium.

When Leicester City and Birmingham City last played, it was a 3-0 win for Leicester City at King Power Stadium.

During the past 3 matches, Leicester City have won three times. Harrogate have failed to win and no draws.

Confirmed Lineups

Leicester City (confirmed lineup): Mads Hermansen, Ricardo Pereira, Wout Faes, Jannik Vestergaard, Callum Doyle, Wilfred Ndidi, Harry Winks, Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, Abdul Issahaku, Patson Daka, Stephy Mavididi.

Birmingham City (confirmed lineup): John Ruddy, Ethan Laird, Emanuel Aiwu, Dion Sanderson, Lee Buchanan, Seung-Ho Paik, Krystian Bielik, Koji Miyoshi, Jordan James, Juninho Bacuna, Jay Stansfield.

Leicester City vs Birmingham City Prediction

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Leicester City vs Birmingham City Odds

Leicester City are strong -350 favourites to win this Championship match according to the betting odds. The bookies give them a 78% chance of claiming victory. Birmingham City are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at +900.

The Over 2.5 Goals option is currently favourite on the Total Goals market. On the Both Teams to Score market, there isn’t much between the BTTS Yes and No options in terms of price.

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Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 12 wins, 5 defeats and 3 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 7 wins, 2 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 5 wins, 11 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 2 wins, 6 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Leicester City FC

Birmingham City FC

Goals / match
1.6 0.4
Conceded / match
1.6 1
Total / match
3.2 1.4

Corners

Corners

Leicester City FC

Birmingham City FC

For / match
5.2 3.2
Against / match
4.2 4
Total / match
9.4 7.2

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

It’s good to know about any injuries and this is reflected in our Leicester City vs Birmingham City team news, with this leading to predicted and confirmed lineups.

Getting the player information you need is easy thanks to the Championship squads.

Leicester City vs Birmingham City Lineups

Leicester City Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

Birmingham City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Leicester City Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

30 Mads Hermansen
21 Ricardo Pereira 3 Wout Faes 23 Jannik Vestergaard 5 Callum Doyle
25 Wilfred Ndidi 8 Harry Winks 22 K. Dewsbury-Hall
18 Abdul Issahaku 20 Patson Daka 10 Stephy Mavididi
21 John Ruddy
2 Ethan Laird 44 Emanuel Aiwu 5 Dion Sanderson 3 Lee Buchanan
13 Seung-Ho Paik 6 Krystian Bielik
11 Koji Miyoshi 19 Jordan James 7 Juninho Bacuna
28 Jay Stansfield

Birmingham City Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Leicester City Substitutes

  • 2James Justin
  • 4Conor Coady
  • 9Jamie Vardy
  • 14Kelechi Iheanacho
  • 17Hamza Choudhury
  • 26Dennis Praet
  • 29Yunus Akgun
  • 40W. Marcal-Madivadua
  • 41Jakub Stolarczyk

Birmingham City Substitutes

  • 1Neil Etheridge
  • 8Tyler Roberts
  • 9Scott Hogan
  • 12Cody Drameh
  • 14Keshi Anderson
  • 17Siriki Dembele
  • 20Gary Gardner
  • 29Alex Pritchard
  • 34Ivan Sunjic

Previous Leicester City Lineups

01 Apr Championship
Leicester City 3-1 Norwich
29 Mar Championship
Bristol City 1-0 Leicester City
17 Mar FA Cup
Chelsea 4-2 Leicester City

Previous Birmingham City Lineups

01 Apr Championship
Birmingham 1-0 Preston
29 Mar Championship
QPR 2-1 Birmingham
16 Mar Championship
Birmingham 0-1 Watford

Check out the Leicester City vs Birmingham City lineups which include predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with formations and substitute information.

Injuries & Suspensions

Leicester City Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Thomas Cannon Leg injury
Ben Nelson Leg injury
Kasey McAteer Hamstring

Birmingham City Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Alex Pritchard Leg injury
Lucas Jutkiewicz Muscle injury
Marc Roberts Knock injury
Alfie Chang ACL injury

Before the latest matches, get up-to-date injuries and suspensions news. We have the latest injury news and you can scroll through each list of players.

Make sure you check out the latest squads and access the up-to-date player stats.

England FlagChampionship Table

Championship 2023/2024

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Leicester City 39 27 4 8 77:35 85
2 Ipswich Town 39 25 9 5 81:49 84
3 Leeds United 39 25 8 6 72:30 83
4 Southampton 37 22 8 7 74:48 74
5 West Brom 39 19 10 10 60:37 67
6 Norwich 40 19 7 14 72:58 64
7 Coventry 38 16 12 10 62:44 60
8 Preston 38 17 8 13 52:54 59
9 Hull City 38 16 10 12 53:48 58
10 Middlesbrough 39 16 7 16 54:53 55
11 Cardiff City 39 16 5 18 43:53 53
12 Sunderland 39 15 6 18 50:45 51
13 Bristol City 39 14 8 17 43:45 50
14 Watford 39 12 13 14 55:53 49
15 Swansea City 39 12 11 16 49:59 47
16 Millwall 39 11 11 17 37:51 44
17 Stoke City 39 12 8 19 37:53 44
18 QPR 39 11 10 18 38:51 43
19 Blackburn 39 11 9 19 51:65 42
20 Plymouth 39 10 11 18 55:64 41
21 Birmingham 39 10 9 20 43:61 39
22 Huddersfield 39 8 15 16 43:64 39
23 Sheffield Wed 39 11 6 22 31:62 39
24 Rotherham 39 3 11 25 30:80 20
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Leeds United 19 15 4 0 41:12 49
2 Ipswich Town 19 14 4 1 53:29 46
3 Norwich 20 14 2 4 39:19 44
4 Leicester City 19 14 1 4 38:14 43
5 West Brom 19 13 3 3 31:14 42
6 Southampton 19 12 3 4 46:25 39
7 Preston 20 10 4 6 31:31 34
8 Coventry 18 8 8 2 29:17 32
9 Sunderland 19 10 1 8 29:22 31
10 Bristol City 20 9 3 8 23:20 30
11 Cardiff City 20 9 3 8 23:24 30
12 Plymouth 19 8 4 7 38:33 28
13 Hull City 20 7 7 6 27:22 28
14 Birmingham 19 7 6 6 26:24 27
15 Sheffield Wed 20 7 5 8 21:24 26
16 Middlesbrough 19 7 4 8 20:21 25
17 Swansea City 19 6 5 8 22:26 23
18 Blackburn 20 6 5 9 26:31 23
19 Millwall 20 6 5 9 17:28 23
20 Watford 20 5 7 8 31:28 22
21 Huddersfield 20 5 7 8 24:31 22
22 Stoke City 19 6 4 9 14:24 22
23 QPR 20 5 6 9 23:30 21
24 Rotherham 19 3 7 9 17:24 16

The updated Championship standings highlight the performance of each football team. See where the sides are ranked according to points earned so far.