Man United vs Leeds United: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on 2020-12-20 09:28


On 20.12.2020, Man United and Leeds will cross swords in the English Premier League. The referee will get the game underway at 17:30. As usual for Man United home games, the match will be played on Sunday in the Old Trafford. This fixture sees the current 9th placed team challenges the 14th in the table.

Current statistics of Manchester United

Manchester United played its last duel 0:0 against ManCity. In the 20 games of the recent six months, the home team was able to win 11 games. With its own fans at home, Man United was able to win three games, 4 times the duel ended with a tie and three games were lost. In the current season 20/21, Man United has so far managed to win 1 out of 6 home games (16.67%). Two matches ended in a tie and three games were lost at home. After a total of 11 matches in the season, Man United has five wins, three draws and three defeats.

In the second half-time, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team can score more goals on average. Man United currently achieves an average of 0,50 goals per game at home and concedes 1,67 goals. This results in a total of 2,17 goals per game. A look at last season’s goal record shows Manchester United at home with an average of 2,11 goals. The average number of goals conceded in front of their own fans is 0,89. In front of their own fans, the team’s games mostly finished 1:1, 2:2 or 3:0 last season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 0:0, 1:0 or 0:1.

Current statistics of Leeds United FC

In their last match, Leeds lost 1:2 against West Ham. This season, the team has been successful 3 out of 6 matches in away stadiums (50%). Leeds has won four games and lost six matches in the last 6 months, with two games ending in a tie. During that period Leeds won three away games while the team lost three games at away stadiums and zero matches ended in a draw.

In the present season, coach Marcelo Bielsa’s team have scored an average of 1,67 goals per away game, primarily after the half-time break of the match. On average, 3,50 goals are scored when Leeds plays in foreign stadiums. Previous season’s statistics show Leeds scoring 0 goals per away match, while they conceded 0 goals. Leeds’ most likely played away 1:0, 1:3 or 1:4 in the current season.


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