FM Preview: Leeds United v Leicester City 27 Nov 2012

Last updated : 26 November 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Leeds United v Leicester City fixture

Leeds United prepare to entertain Leicester City at Elland Road on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Whites are clearly on top, having won 31 and lost only 14 of the 58 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Elland Road was less than a year ago, in April 2012, with Leicester City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Whites in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 28 Apr Leeds Utd. 1-2 Leicester City Championship
2011/2012 Sun 06 Nov Leicester City 0 - 1 Leeds Utd. Championship
2010/2011 Sun 26 Dec Leicester City 2 - 2 Leeds Utd. Championship
2010/2011 Tue 19 Oct Leeds Utd. 1 - 2 Leicester City Championship
2010/2011 Tue 24 Aug Leeds Utd. 1 - 2 Leicester City League Cup
2008/2009 Mon 13 Apr Leicester City 1 - 0 Leeds Utd. League One
2008/2009 Fri 26 Dec Leeds Utd. 1 - 1 Leicester City League One

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Recent respective form guides

Leeds United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Whites's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

The Foxes have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 8 goals for the Foxes, and 5 goals against.

Leeds United find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 23 points from their 18 matches.

Leicester City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 33 points from 18 games.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leeds United 6 2 1 3 8 11 7
Leicester City 6 2 2 2 12 6 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Leeds United are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leeds United 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Leicester City 5 games since last defeat.

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