FM Preview: Crystal Palace v Leeds United 25 Apr 2011

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Last updated : 24 April 2011

Footymad preview History of the Crystal Palace v Leeds United fixture

Crystal Palace play host to Leeds United at Selhurst Park on Monday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 27 games played, Eagles have recorded 10 wins, and Leeds United have come away with 7 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Crystal Palace was just over four years ago, in August 2006, the Eagles carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 04 Dec Leeds Utd. 2 - 1 Crystal Palace Championship
2008/2009 Tue 26 Aug Leeds Utd. 4 - 0 Crystal Palace League Cup
2006/2007 Sat 10 Feb Leeds Utd. 2 - 1 Crystal Palace Championship
2006/2007 Sun 13 Aug Crystal Palace 1-0 Leeds Utd. Championship
2005/2006 Tue 21 Mar Leeds Utd. 0 - 1 Crystal Palace Championship
2005/2006 Sat 04 Mar Crystal Palace 1 - 2 Leeds Utd. Championship
2002/2003 Sun 16 Feb Crystal Palace 1 - 2 Leeds Utd. F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Crystal Palace have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.

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, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Crystal Palace are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 44 points from 43 matches.

Leeds United lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower Championship, picking up 66 from their 43 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Crystal Palace 6 1 3 2 7 8 6
Leeds United 6 1 2 3 9 10 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Selhurst Park for the Eagles and the Madmen are unable to see past Leeds United claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Crystal Palace Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Leeds United Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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