Ace Football team offers the Premier League round 21 match preview for Leeds and Brentford who meet up on Sunday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
Leeds take on visitors Brentford at Elland Road in a Premier League tie this coming Sunday.
With 29 points after 19 games, Brentford currently rank 8th in the Premier League standings. Leeds play catch-up as they recorded 17 points in 18 matches, putting them up as 14th before their upcoming clash.
Form: Leeds vs Brentford
Leeds delivered a bit of everything as their last three matches added four points to their tally. An encounter with Cardiff brought a 2-2 draw, which was followed by a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Aston Villa. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail, as they beat Cardiff by 5-2. The Whites have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Premier League matches at Elland Road. They also drew two and lost three of these six encounters, in which they scored nine and conceded 12 goals.
Results have been up and down for Brentford, who beat Liverpool by 3-1. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 0-1 against West Ham, before claiming three points in a 2-0 win against Bournemouth. The Bees claimed two wins against two draws and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches reads 12 goals conceded and seven scored.
Betting stats for Leeds and Brentford
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Leeds and Brentford played across all competitions.
- In 11 of the last 13 matches Leeds played, both teams scored
- In the last 7 home matches in a row Leeds played, both teams scored
- In 11 of the last 13 Leeds matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Leeds have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
- In the last 7 Leeds home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 12 matches
- In 6 of the last 7 Brentford away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 13 away matches
- Brentford have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
- In 4 of the last 5 away matches Brentford played, both teams scored
Interesting players: Leeds vs Brentford
It is difficult to look past Ivan Toney, when searching for a goalscorer, as he seems in wonderful shape. He hit the target five times in recent matches for Brentford, with a total for the season saying 13 goals scored in this Premier League campaign. With four goals lately for Leeds in the Premier League, Rodrigo is also a player to look out for.
Popular betting markets: Leeds vs Brentford
In their last 10 matches at Elland Road across all tournaments, Leeds won four times, drew two and lost four times. Brentford claimed three wins, three draws, and four defeats in their last 10 games away. The Bees didn’t lose any of their 7 most recent games.
Both teams to score
Leeds scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Brentford got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive home games Leeds played. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Leeds managed to keep a clean sheet in one of the last 10 games, Brentford kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches. Both teams scored in the last 3 consecutive meetings between Leeds and Brentford.
Leeds scored an average of two goals in the past ten matches at Elland Road across the tournaments and over 2.5 goals came out nine times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for Brentford, who scored 2.1 times on average in those matches.
Betting prediction: Leeds vs Brentford
The match between Leeds and Brentford should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Premier League game.