Leicester City are aiming for their first win of the season as they welcome Manchester United to a Premier League encounter at King Power Stadium on Thursday night.

The Foxes are without a win after losing 2-1 to 10-man Chelsea last weekend, while Red Devils claimed their first back-to-back Premier League victory since December with a 1-0 away win over Southampton on Saturday.

IMPORTANT STATS:

LEICESTER CITY

Leicester City are unbeaten in their past 5 matches against Manchester United in all competitions (W3, D2).

Leicester City has scored at least 2 goals against Manchester in their last three home duels.

Brenda Rodgers’ men have failed to win any of their opening four games of a Premier League season for the first time since 2003-04 when they were relegated.

Leiecster City could equal their longest run of five games without a win from the start of a Premier League campaign, last doing so in 1994.

Rodgers could lose four consecutive league games for just the second time in his career, equalling his run at Swansea in 2012.

MANCHESTER UNITED

Manchester United are looking to win back-to-back Premier League away games for the first time since last September.

The Red Devils could also win three successive league games for the first time since December.

Manchester United have scored in each of their previous 26 Premier League meetings against Leiecster City.

Marcus Rashford has scored six league goals against Leicester, including three in his last four appearances at the King Power Stadium.

Cristiano Ronaldo could make three consecutive substitute appearances for the first time since a run of four in his first spell at United in December 2005.

FCNAIJA PREDICTION:

The encounter will see both side to score each other and over 2.5 goals

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