FM Preview: Southampton v Leeds United 06 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 5th August 2011
The game between Southampton and Leeds United in the Championship on 6th August 2011 at 17:20 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Southampton v Leeds United fixture
Leeds United face a trip to Southampton at St. Marys at tea-time on Saturday,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2010, the Saints carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2009/2010||Sat 13 Mar||Southampton||1-0||Leeds Utd.||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Leeds Utd.||1 - 0||Southampton||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Southampton||1 - 0||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Leeds Utd.||0 - 3||Southampton||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 19 Nov||Southampton||3 - 4||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2005/2006||Tue 18 Oct||Leeds Utd.||2 - 1||Southampton||Championship|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Jan||Southampton||2 - 1||Leeds Utd.||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Southampton could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Saints, with 3 goals against.
Leeds United have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Whites have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Saints, as the Whites have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Southampton||Won 9 successive home games.
11 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 6 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 10 .
|Leeds United||9 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here