FM Preview: Leeds United v Watford 07 Dec 2013

Last updated : 06 December 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Leeds United v Watford fixture

Leeds United prepare to entertain Watford at Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 9 games played, Whites have recorded 4 wins, and Watford have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Elland Road was just last season, in November 2012, where Watford annihilated the Whites 1-6 in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 04 May Watford 1 - 2 Leeds Utd. Championship
2012/2013 Sat 10 Nov Leeds Utd. 1-6 Watford Championship
2011/2012 Sat 31 Mar Leeds Utd. 0 - 2 Watford Championship
2011/2012 Sat 10 Dec Watford 1 - 1 Leeds Utd. Championship
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Leeds Utd. 2 - 2 Watford Championship
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Watford 0 - 1 Leeds Utd. Championship
2009/2010 Tue 25 Aug Leeds Utd. 2 - 1 Watford League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Leeds United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Whites in those games, with 5 conceded.

Watford have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Hornets, and 13 goals against.

Leeds United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Skybet Championship, picking up 29 points from their 18 games so far.

Watford's 24 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leeds United 6 2 2 2 14 7 8
Watford 6 0 4 2 3 10 4

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Leeds United, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leeds United Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Watford Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 7 most recent games.

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