Leeds vs Blackburn
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Elland Road (Leeds).
Leeds has made it a mission to get back to the Premier League. And with a legendary manager of the likes of Marcelo Bielsa, football fans worldwide are eagerly cheering for the team to make the climb.
Last time around, they had been in the run to get promoted. And though they managed to qualify for the playoffs, the direct ticket eluded them. The Peacocks have vowed to not let such a thing stand in the path of their objective again.
As of now, they are placed third in the table, trailing two points behind toppers, West Brom. To take on this determined outfit arrives Blackburn, with a not-so-impressive record so far in the campaign. They may have won their latest game in the competition, but before the said victory, they had been on a long winless run.
Leeds vs Blackburn Head-to-head (h2h)
- Bielsa’s men won five of the former six clashes.
- The last time these two met, the same squad recorded a 3-2 victory.
- Five of the previous six games had goals at either end of the pitch.
- The preceding three fixtures at this venue ended with home wins.
- It’s been four years since the guests have managed to stay unbeaten.
Leeds vs Blackburn Prediction
Preston gave a shock to the Rovers the last day. The latter was on the road, and they had raced to a 0-2 lead, but breaking the hearts of the traveling fans, the hosts scored three goals in a row for the scoreboard to read 3-2 at the end of the match.
Rivals Whites, on the other hand, registered a dominant, and clinical 2-0 win to keep chasing their objective.
This match-day, they have the home advantage, and with toppers West Brom taking on tough customer Hull, fans at the Elland Road will be furiously backing a win for their team.
In addition, the Peacocks are on a four-fixture unbeaten run and won their last three games at home as well. Take note that their counterparts were winless in six of their previous seven match-ups, and had lost five of their prior six on the road too.
Finally, Bielsa’s men have been dominating even the h2h clashes as well, and this further increments their chances of winning this weekend.
Leeds vs Blackburn Betting Tips
To Win: Leeds @ 1.50 (1/2)
Leeds -0.5 Asian Handicap @ 1.44 (4/9).