FootyMAD's Luton Town match preview

Last updated : 25 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Luton Town v Leeds United fixture

Leeds face a trip to Luton Town at Kenilworth Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 21 games played, the Whites have recorded 3 wins, and Luton have 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2006, with Luton Town annihilating United 5 - 1 in a Championship match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 01 SepLeeds Utd.1 - 0Luton TownLGE1
2006/2007Sat 10 MarLeeds Utd.1 - 0Luton TownCHMP
2006/2007Sat 21 OctLuton Town5 - 1Leeds Utd.CHMP
2005/2006Sat 25 FebLeeds Utd.2 - 1Luton TownCHMP
2005/2006Sat 13 AugLuton Town0 - 0Leeds Utd.CHMP
1991/1992Sat 29 FebLeeds Utd.2 - 0Luton TownPREM
1991/1992Sat 07 DecLuton Town0 - 2Leeds Utd.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Luton Town have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 4.

Leeds have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the other end.

Luton Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 23 points from their 26 games thus far. Leeds' total of 43 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the play-off places in Coca-Cola League One.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Luton Town61147154
Leeds Utd.6213887

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Whites out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Luton Town. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Luton TownFailed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Leeds Utd.Last drawn game 6 outings ago.