FM Preview: Leeds United v Swansea City 11 Sep 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 10th September 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leeds United and Swansea City at 15:00 on Saturday, 11th September 2010 in the Championship.
Swansea City pack their bags to visit Leeds United at Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 14 of the 18 contests.
The previous match played between the two at Elland Road was within the last three years, in September 2007, with Leeds Utd. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Dec||Swansea City||3 - 2||Leeds Utd.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Sep||Leeds Utd.||2 - 0||Swansea City||LGE1|
|1983/1984||Mon 07 May||Swansea City||2 - 2||Leeds Utd.||CHMP|
|1983/1984||Wed 15 Feb||Leeds Utd.||1 - 0||Swansea City||CHMP|
|1981/1982||Sat 16 Jan||Leeds Utd.||2 - 0||Swansea City||PREM|
|1981/1982||Sat 29 Aug||Swansea City||5 - 1||Leeds Utd.||PREM|
|1969/1970||Sat 03 Jan||Leeds Utd.||2 - 1||Swansea City||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Leeds United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Whites, with 7 goals against.
The away form of Swansea City is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Swans have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Leeds Utd.'s total of 7 points from their 4 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower Championship. Swansea City's 6 points from 4 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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 ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Whites, as the Swans have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Leeds Utd.||10 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Swansea City||8 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.
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