United’s form fell just before the break, with a 1-0 home loss to Aston Villa followed by a 1-1 draw with Everton at Old Trafford to raise further questions about Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s management.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a decisive late Champions League goal against Villarreal in between those matches to give the Norwegian some breathing space, but United will be desperate to find their way back to league victory.
Leicester, meanwhile, are hoping the international break can be a turning point, as Brendan Rodgers’ side haven’t reached last season’s heights so far.
Kick-off date, time and location
Leicester vs Man United are scheduled to kick off at 3 p.m. BST on Saturday, October 16, 2021.
Where to watch Leicester vs Man United
The match will not be shown live on UK television.
Leicester vs Man United team news
United face injury issues at center-back, with Harry Maguire and Raphael Varane missing, although the former posted a positive update on his fitness this week.
The England defender said: “I still haven’t trained with the team, but I’m improving, I’m progressing as I should. It’s obviously a frustrating injury for me, but I’m improving and will be back on the pitch soon.
Fred and Edinson Cavaniare are expected to return too late from international service to feature, with Brazil facing Uruguay in the early hours of Friday morning.
Leicester vs Man United Prediction
Jamie Vardy has been in good shape lately despite Leicester struggling and refreshed after the international break he can take advantage of United defensive absences to earn a share of the booty.
History and results of face to face (h2h)