Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leeds. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.
Bookmakers favour Manchester United to win against Leeds in their next Premier League match. This takes place on Wednesday with the hosts in decent form, and a win seems quite likely. Naturally, Leeds will put up a fight at Old Trafford, though.
Manchester United are placed third in the league table with 42 points after 21 matches. Leeds occupy a position of 17 with 18 points.
Form: Manchester United vs Leeds
Manchester United Form
Manchester United swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 3-1 against Reading. They went on to defeat Nottingham Forest 2-0 and made it three on the spin against Crystal Palace in a 2-1 victory. The Red Devils bulldozed their way through the previous six Premier League outings at Old Trafford. They won all six, adding 18 points to their account, whilst scoring 13 and conceding two.
In their last three matches, Leeds drew 0-0 with Brentford, won 1-3 against Accrington, and lost 1-0 against Nottingham Forest. The Whites managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Premier League. On top of winning once, they also drew one as well as losing four, while scoring ten times and letting in six.
Betting stats for Manchester United and Leeds
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Manchester United and Leeds played across all tournaments.
- Manchester United have won the last 13 home matches in a row
- Manchester United have won the last 10 home matches in a row while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- Manchester United have not lost the last 15 home matches in a row
- Manchester United have scored in 27 of the last 29 matches
- Manchester United have scored in the last 13 home matches in a row
- Leeds have conceded in 17 of the last 18 away matches
- Leeds have conceded in 18 of the last 20 matches
- Leeds have not won 13 of the last 15 away matches
- Leeds have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
- In 5 of the last 7 matches Leeds played, both teams scored
Players on top: Manchester United vs Leeds
Marcus Rashford is showing good form for Manchester United, scoring five goals in their last six matches. Rodrigo scored once in his previous half-dozen outings.
Popular betting markets: Manchester United vs Leeds
Manchester United racked up ten wins in their previous 10 matches on their home ground across all tournaments. They lost zero and now face Leeds, who won two of their previous 10 away matches. The Red Devils are a tough nut to crack currently, with no less than 9 matches without defeat, and have not lost to Leeds in 6 consecutive home meetings.
Both teams to score
Manchester United managed four wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments. Leeds have scored in 5 consecutive meetings with Manchester United when playing at away ground.
Over 2.5 goals paid out in eight of Manchester United’s ten most recent home matches across the tournaments, and they scored an 2.4 goals on average in the process. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for Leeds, who scored 1.6 times on average in those matches.
Recommended tip: Manchester United vs Leeds
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Manchester United and Leeds seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this Premier League match.