FM Preview: Leicester City v Leeds United 26 Dec 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 25th December 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leicester City and Leeds United at 15:00 on Sunday, 26th December 2010 in the Championship.
Leeds Utd. face a trip to Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 58 games played, Whites have recorded 14 wins, and Leicester City have come away with 26 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2009, the Foxes carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory 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:|
|2010/2011||Tue 19 Oct||Leeds Utd.||1 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2010/2011||Tue 24 Aug||Leeds Utd.||1 - 2||Leicester City||LGEC|
|2008/2009||Mon 13 Apr||Leicester City||1 - 0||Leeds Utd.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Fri 26 Dec||Leeds Utd.||1 - 1||Leicester City||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Tue 13 Mar||Leicester City||1 - 1||Leeds Utd.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 17 Oct||Leeds Utd.||1 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Feb||Leicester City||1 - 1||Leeds Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Foxes in those games, with 7 conceded.
Leeds Utd.'s away form is equally impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Whites, and 10 goals against.
Leicester City find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 28 points from their 22 matches. Leeds Utd. are holding the final promotion place in the Npower Championship, and have accumulated 38 points from the 22 games they have played so far.
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 ...
Leeds Utd. are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Leicester City. Away win
|Leicester City||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Leeds Utd.||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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