FM Preview: Leeds United v Ipswich Town 12 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 11th March 2011
The game between Leeds United and Ipswich Town in the Championship on 12th March 2011 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Leeds United v Ipswich Town fixture
Leeds United are ready to welcome Ipswich Town to Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 32 games played, Whites have recorded 16 wins, and Ipswich Town have come away with 7 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Elland Road was more than three years back, in April 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Oct||Ipswich Town||2 - 1||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Leeds Utd.||1-1||Ipswich Town||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Ipswich Town||1 - 0||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2005/2006||Tue 31 Jan||Ipswich Town||1 - 1||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 24 Sep||Leeds Utd.||0 - 2||Ipswich Town||Championship|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Apr||Leeds Utd.||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||Championship|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Ipswich Town||1 - 0||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Leeds United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 16 goals have been scored by the Whites in those games, with 10 conceded.
The Tractor Boys have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Tractor Boys, and 8 goals against.
Leeds United's total of 60 points from their 36 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower Championship.
Ipswich Town find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 45 points from their 35 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Whites to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Leeds United||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Ipswich Town||4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here