FM Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Leeds United 30 Nov 2013

Last updated : 29 November 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Blackburn Rovers v Leeds United fixture

Leeds United face a trip to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 43 games played, Whites have recorded 15 wins, and Blackburn Rovers have come away with 17 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Ewood Park was less than a year ago, in February 2013, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 23 Feb Blackburn R. 0-0 Leeds Utd. Championship
2012/2013 Sat 01 Sep Leeds Utd. 3 - 3 Blackburn R. Championship
2005/2006 Tue 25 Oct Blackburn R. 3 - 0 Leeds Utd. League Cup
2003/2004 Sat 10 Apr Blackburn R. 1 - 2 Leeds Utd. Premiership
2003/2004 Sat 04 Oct Leeds Utd. 2 - 1 Blackburn R. Premiership
2002/2003 Sat 26 Apr Leeds Utd. 2 - 3 Blackburn R. Premiership
2002/2003 Sun 22 Sep Blackburn R. 1 - 0 Leeds Utd. Premiership

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Recent respective form guides

Blackburn Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. These games have seen the Rovers score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 2.

Leeds United have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Whites have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Blackburn Rovers see themselves just below half way in the Skybet Championship, showing a record of 20 points from their 16 games played so far,

Leeds United's total of 26 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Skybet Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Blackburn Rovers 6 1 2 3 4 8 5
Leeds United 6 2 2 2 15 9 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Whites out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Blackburn Rovers. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Blackburn Rovers Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Leeds United 4 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.

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