FootyMAD's Leeds United match preview

Last updated : 12 August 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Crystal Palace v Leeds United fixture

Crystal Palace prepare to entertain Leeds United at Selhurst Park at lunchtime on Sunday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 26 games played, Eagles have recorded 9 wins, and Leeds Utd. have come away with 7 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Selhurst Park was less than a year ago, in March 2006, with Leeds Utd. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Eagles in a Championship match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Tue 21 MarLeeds Utd.0 - 1Crystal PalaceCHMP
2005/2006Sat 04 MarCrystal Palace1-2Leeds Utd.CHMP
2002/2003Sun 16 FebCrystal Palace1 - 2Leeds Utd.FAC
1997/1998Sat 31 JanCrystal Palace0 - 2Leeds Utd.PREM
1997/1998Sat 23 AugLeeds Utd.0 - 2Crystal PalacePREM
1996/1997Sat 25 JanLeeds Utd.1 - 0Crystal PalaceFAC
1996/1997Tue 14 JanCrystal Palace2 - 2Leeds Utd.FAC

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, 12 to 10.

Leeds Utd. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Whites's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

Crystal Palace are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 2 games giving them a return of 6 points. Leeds Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 4 from their 2 games so far.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Crystal Palace63127710
Leeds Utd.6222688

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Leeds Utd. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Eagles in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Crystal Palace 4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Leeds Utd. No sequences of note