FM Preview: Leeds United v Middlesbrough 13 Aug 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 12th August 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Leeds United take on Middlesbrough in a Championship match on 13th August 2011 at 15:00.
History of the Leeds United v Middlesbrough fixture
Middlesbrough face a trip to Leeds United at Elland Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Boro will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 22 and win only 10 of the 42 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Leeds Utd.||1-1||Middlesbrough||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 16 Oct||Middlesbrough||1 - 2||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2003/2004||Sat 31 Jan||Leeds Utd.||0 - 3||Middlesbrough||Premiership|
|2003/2004||Sat 30 Aug||Middlesbrough||2 - 3||Leeds Utd.||Premiership|
|2002/2003||Sat 15 Mar||Leeds Utd.||2 - 3||Middlesbrough||Premiership|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Oct||Middlesbrough||2 - 2||Leeds Utd.||Premiership|
|2001/2002||Sat 11 May||Leeds Utd.||1 - 0||Middlesbrough||Premiership|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Leeds United are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Whites in those games, with 5 conceded.
Middlesbrough's away form is equally impressive, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Boro pummel 16 goals, and let in 9.
Leeds United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower Championship with a return of just 0 points from their 1 games thus far.
Middlesbrough's 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Middlesbrough have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Leeds United. Away win
|Leeds United||Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Middlesbrough||3 successive away victories.
5 games since last away draw.
7 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here