FootyMAD's Swindon Town match preview

Last updated : 16 November 2007 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Leeds United v Swindon Town fixture

Leeds are ready to welcome Swindon Town to Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The fixture has produced 3 draws, with 5 wins being posted by Whites.

The previous match played between the two at Elland Road was more than three years back, in September 2004, with the Whites carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Cup match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Tue 21 SepLeeds Utd.1 - 0Swindon TownLGEC
2003/2004Wed 24 SepLeeds Utd.2 - 2Swindon TownLGEC
1993/1994Sat 07 MaySwindon Town0 - 5Leeds Utd.PREM
1993/1994Sat 27 NovLeeds Utd.3 - 0Swindon TownPREM
1989/1990Sun 04 FebSwindon Town3 - 2Leeds Utd.CHMP
1989/1990Sat 23 SepLeeds Utd.4 - 0Swindon TownCHMP
1988/1989Sat 25 FebLeeds Utd.0 - 0Swindon TownCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Leeds United have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Whites in those games, with 5 conceded.

Swindon Town have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Leeds lie just outside the play-off positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 23 points from their 15 games so far. Swindon Town's 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Leeds Utd.631210810
Swindon Town6213797

FootyMad's prediction ...

Leeds may be coming up against a decent side in Swindon Town, but I do believe that it's going to result in a narrow home win for the Whites. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Leeds Utd.Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Swindon Town5 games since last away draw.