FM Preview: Leeds United v Crystal Palace 10 Sep 2011

Footymad preview History of the Leeds United v Crystal Palace fixture

Crystal Palace face a trip to Leeds United at Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 20 out of 30 times.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2010, the Whites carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Mon 25 Apr Crystal Palace 1 - 0 Leeds Utd. Championship
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

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Recent respective form guides

Leeds United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Whites in those games, with 6 conceded.

Crystal Palace 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 wrong end.

Leeds United are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 4 from their 5 matches played.

Crystal Palace's total of 10 points from their 5 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leeds United 6 3 1 2 12 9 10
Crystal Palace 6 4 1 1 9 4 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Eagles 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 Leeds United. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leeds United 5 games since last home draw.
Crystal Palace 6 games since last defeat.

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