FM Preview: Leeds United v Swansea City 11 Sep 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th September 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leeds United and Swansea City at 15:00 on Saturday, 11th September 2010 in the Championship.
Leeds are ready to welcome Swansea City to Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 14 of the 18 contests.
The previous match played between the two at Elland Road was within the last three years, in September 2007, with Leeds running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Dec||Swansea City||3 - 2||Leeds Utd.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Sep||Leeds Utd.||2 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1983/1984||Mon 07 May||Swansea City||2 - 2||Leeds Utd.||CHMP|
|1983/1984||Wed 15 Feb||Leeds Utd.||1 - 0||Swansea City||CHMP|
|1981/1982||Sat 16 Jan||Leeds Utd.||2 - 0||Swansea City||PREM|
|1981/1982||Sat 29 Aug||Swansea City||5 - 1||Leeds Utd.||PREM|
|1969/1970||Sat 03 Jan||Leeds Utd.||2 - 1||Swansea City||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Leeds United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Whites, with 7 goals against.
The away form of Swansea City is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Swans have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Leeds' total of 7 points from their 4 games sees them sitting in the play-off places in npower Championship. Swansea City's 6 points from 4 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Swansea City is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Whites in a close run game. Home Win
|Leeds Utd.||10 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3.
|Swansea City||8 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
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