Leicester have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Southampton; they’ve never previously won 91 league games in a row against the Southampton.
Southampton have won just two of their 11 England Premier League away games against Leicester (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Leicester and Southampton have finished level, with the Leicester winning 67 to Southampton four. Only Leicester v Southampton and Leicester v Southampton have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leicester have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Leicester winning 64 of their 76 such games (68%). Meanwhile, only Southampton (90%) have a lower such win rate than Southampton (77% - 99%).
Leicester haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leicester went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Southampton are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 14 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Leicester in 16/01/2021.
Leicester have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 91 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 86 matches in the competition.
Southampton boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Leicester, since winning his very first such encounter with Leicester in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Leicester has been involved in 19 of Leicester’s 92 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (55 shots, 46 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 14 efforts last time out against Leicester (28 shots, 95 chances created).
Southampton has been involved in six goals in his 41 England Premier League games against Leicester (59 goals, 87 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 22 vs Southampton).