Leeds United vs Ipswich Town
League Championship – England
Date: Saturday, 24th September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: Elland Road, Leeds.
Leeds United completed 3 wins from 3 games on Tuesday in their League Cup game against Blackburn Rovers, their next opponent will be Ipswich as they welcome them to Elland road on Saturday for their Championship activities.
Leeds have C. Wood to thank for their League Cup victory in the mid-week, as his only go put them through to the next round of the competition. The League Cup win over Blackburn was their second victory against Blackburn as they defeated them 2-1 at home last week Tuesday. Leeds are now 15th in the league table with 10 points, a win in this game will sure take them above Ipswich who has 12 points.
Ipswich Town played out a goalless draw against Aston Villa in their last outing last Saturday. Ipswich were unable to breakdown Aston Villa’s defense strong defeat after all they gave in. They are now on the 11th position in the league table with 12 points, 2 points below the playoff spot. They will be hoping for a win in this game to stand a chance of breaking into the playoff spots.
Leeds United vs Ipswich Town: Team News
Both teams have their full squad a available for this fixture, and the managers will have luxury of picking their preferred IX.
Leeds United vs Ipswich Town: Head to Head Statistics
- Leeds are the better side when comparing their previous meetings, they have won 24 games against Ipswich and lost 17.
- At home Leeds have won 15 games against Ipswich and lost only 4.
- Ipswich claimed victory in their last 2 games as they won 2-1 at home and 0-1 on the road.
Leeds United vs Ipswich Town: Prediction
There is no big difference between this two sides, they are both on a good form recently. Leeds have won 3 games in their last 5 games and lost 2.
Ipswich on their own part have won 2 games in their last 5, lost 1 and drawn 2. Also they have kept clean sheets in 3 of their last 5 games. This will be a tight contest considering their recent forms, but note that both teams have had a low scoring form in their last 5 games.
Leeds United vs Ipswich Town: Bet Tips
Double Chance – Ipswich Win/Draw at 6/11 (1.55)
Under 2.5 goals at 5/8 (1.62).