The 33rd round of the English Premier League brings us to Elland Road, where Leeds will take on Leicester in what promises to be a riveting match. Leeds have come off a strong start to the season, currently sitting in sixth place in the standings, while Leicester are inching closer to the top five, currently sitting in seventh place. This match could be a defining one for both teams, as it may decide their fate in the remaining games. Let's take a look at the matchup and make a prediction on who will come out on top.
Overview of the Match Leeds vs. Leicester
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Leeds have been in great form this season, especially in their last few matches. They have scored 11 goals in their last three games, keeping a clean sheet in each of them. Leeds have been defensively solid all season, conceding just 14 goals in their 31 league matches. Their attack has been equally impressive, as they have scored 32 goals in the same period.
Leicester, on the other hand, have been inconsistent this season. They have won four of their last five games, but have also suffered defeats in the other two. They have scored 12 goals in their last five matches, while conceding 11. Leicester have been solid in the attack, scoring 30 goals in 31 league matches, but have been slightly leaky in the back, conceding 23 goals.
Leeds vs. Leicester History
Leeds and Leicester have a long history of competitive matches. They have met each other 41 times in the past, with Leeds winning 27 times, while Leicester have managed to win just 10 times. Leeds have scored 54 goals against Leicester, while Leicester have scored just 34. The most recent clash between the two sides was in the Carabao Cup in 2020, where Leeds won 2-0.
Predictions of Leeds vs. Leicester
Given their recent form, as well as their history, it looks like Leeds are the clear favorites to win this match. The match will be played in Elland Road, which holds a certain advantage for Leeds as they are very familiar with the stadium. Leeds have been in great form recently, and they have the quality to take all three points from this match.
Leicester have been inconsistent this season, and they will have to be at their very best if they are to get a result from this match. They have shown glimpses of brilliance in recent matches, but they need to be more consistent if they are to have any chance of getting a result. We predict that Leeds will come out on top in this match, with a final score of 2-1.
Leeds vs. Leicester Betting Tips
Given the history between the two sides, as well as their current form, there are several betting options to consider for this match. We recommend backing Leeds to win, as they are the clear favorites. We also suggest betting on the number of goals to be more than 2.5, as Leeds have been scoring plenty of goals in recent matches. We also suggest betting on the number of corners to be more than 9.5, as both teams tend to take a lot of corners.
Leeds vs. Leicester promises to be a thrilling match, with both teams looking to get the three points. Leeds have been in great form this season, and they have the quality to take all three points from this match. We believe that Leeds will come out on top, with a final score of 2-1. We also suggest betting on Leeds to win, as well as the number of goals to be more than 2.5, and the number of corners to be more than 9.5.