FootyMAD's Leeds United match preview

Last updated : 15 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Exeter City v Leeds United fixture

Exeter City play host to Leeds United at St James' Park on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. Of the two previous meetings, the Grecians have won one and drawn one.

The last time the two teams met at Exeter City was way back in the black-and-white days of February 1931, with Exeter City running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a F.A. Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 08 AugLeeds Utd.2 - 1Exeter CityLGE1
1930/1931Sat 14 FebExeter City3-1Leeds Utd.FAC
1928/1929Wed 16 JanLeeds Utd.5 - 1Exeter CityFAC
1928/1929Sat 12 JanExeter City2 - 2Leeds Utd.FAC

Recent respective form guides

Exeter City have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. These games have seen the Grecians score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.

The away form of Leeds Utd. however, is much more impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. Those games have seen the Whites pummel 11 goals, and let in 3.

Exeter City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 26 points from their 25 matches. Leeds Utd. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League One, with their 24 games giving them a return of 57 points.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Exeter City61144104
Leeds Utd.651012416

FootyMad's prediction ...

Exeter City are not in a rich vein of form at the moment, and your Madmen see things getting no better with Leeds Utd. running out comfortable winners. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Exeter City Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Leeds Utd. Undefeated in last 8 away games.
18 games since last defeat.