Deby County vs Leeds United: Preview and Prediction

Derby County vs Leeds United: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips

Derby County vs Leeds United
England League Championship
Date: Saturday, 15th October 2016,
Kick-Off at 15:00 UK
Venue: iPro Stadium, Derby.

Derby County will be facing a hard task at home when they welcome Leeds United to iPro Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Derby are among the teams that are under pressure at the moment, they have managed to stay unbeaten in their last 2 games. They will enter this game from a hard fought 1-1 stalemate against Reading just before the international break. Derby are 20th in the league with 10 points to their name, they hope to avoid defeat in this game to keep floating above the drop zone.

Leeds United are among the average performers in the league, but their recent performance have been Superb. They are in 11th spot in the table with 16 points to their name, 6 points above their hosts. They will enter this game from a 2-1 home win over Barnsley in their last outing and they will hope to keep up with their winning ways.

Derby County vs Leeds United: Head to Head Statistics

  • This two teams have come a long way, they have played 79 games in the past.
  • Derby have won 31 games against Leeds and lost 33 times to Leeds.
  • At home, Derby have won 21 games against Leeds and lost 11 games against Leeds.
  • Their last 6 meetings have been shared evenly, with 2 wins to each side and 2 draws.

Derby County vs Leeds United: Prediction

Comparing their recent form, Leeds should be the favourites in this fixture. They have won 4 of their last 5 games in all competitions, they have also kept clean sheets in 3 of their last 5 games. Leeds are good defensively, they have conceded a total of 2 goals in their last 5 games in all competitions.

Meanwhile, Derby are having a fluctuating form, they have drawn 2, lost 2 and won 1 in their last 5 games. Leeds will likely take at least a point home from this fixture, but expect a low scoring out put in the game.

Derby County vs Leeds United: Tips

Leeds United to win or draw (double chance) at 11/10 (2.10)
Under 2.5 goals at 1.67 (2/3).