FM Preview: Leeds United v Peterborough United 14 Apr 2012

Last updated : 13 April 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Leeds United v Peterborough United fixture

Leeds United are ready to welcome Peterborough United to Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Whites have drawn both of the previous games against their opponents, however.

The previous match played between the two at Elland Road was more than three years back, in January 2009, with Leeds United running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 22 Oct Peterborough 2 - 3 Leeds Utd. Championship
2008/2009 Sat 24 Jan Leeds Utd. 3-1 Peterborough League One
2008/2009 Sat 04 Oct Peterborough 2 - 0 Leeds Utd. League One
1988/1989 Wed 12 Oct Leeds Utd. 3 - 1 Peterborough League Cup
1988/1989 Tue 27 Sep Peterborough 1 - 2 Leeds Utd. League Cup
1985/1986 Sat 04 Jan Peterborough 1 - 0 Leeds Utd. F.A. Cup
1973/1974 Sat 26 Jan Peterborough 1 - 4 Leeds Utd. F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Leeds United's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Whites have scored 7, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Peterborough United is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Posh have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Leeds United see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 57 points from their 42 games played so far,

Peterborough United find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 48 points from their 42 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leeds United 6 1 1 4 5 14 4
Peterborough United 6 2 1 3 6 7 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Leeds United at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the Whites will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leeds United Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Peterborough United Not won in previous 9 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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