Manchester Utd vs Leeds prediction: Man Utd was unable to compete with Man City in the title race last season. Entering the new season, the Red Devils still dream of claiming to be king again in the Premier League. But they should remember that the opponent coming here, Leeds, is not easy to play.
- Match date: 11:30 am on 2021/08/14
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Old Trafford
MANCHESTER UTD VS LEEDS PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Manchester United has a great advantage when playing at Old Trafford. A trip as a guest is not easy for Leeds.
Manchester Utd’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W L D
Manchester United played well compared to the expectations of the fans last season. With 38 rounds, Manchester United only received 6 defeats. In contrast, the Red Devils got 21 wins and 11 draws. Those results gave Manchester Utd a total score of 74. However, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s students could only finish second on the table when they lost to Man City by 12 points.
Therefore, Manchester United is very eager to be crowned in the Premier League 2021/22. However, the recent preparations of Manchester United are not really effective. Considering the last 5 matches played, the number of victories that the Red Devils have is only 2. The corresponding win rate is 40%. With the remaining matches, they drew 1 and lost 2 times. Recently, when playing a friendly against Everton, Manchester United won 4-0.
Leeds’ form in the last 5 matches: D L L L L
As a rookie team last season, Leeds played confidently to create many difficulties for the big boys. With 38 matches played, the number of victories that Leeds earned is 18. However, this team also had to receive 15 defeats. Therefore, the number of draws that Leeds has is 5. At the end of the season, The Peacocks finished in 9th place with 59 points.
However, looking at the last 5 matches to prepare for the new season, Leeds did not play well. There is not a single match Leeds can earn a victory. The best result they have is a 1-1 draw with Blackburn. After that, coach Marcelo Bielsa’s team lost 4 matches in a row. Recently, they received a 0-4 defeat against Ajax.
Select: Manchester Utd FT.
Considering the confrontation history, the two teams have up to 91 matches against each other. Manchester United has had more support from the past than their opponents with 37 wins. While Leeds has only 23 victories in hand. In contrast, up to 31 matches ended in a draw.
Until the last 5 matches, Manchester United still keep the better results. They beat Leeds 3 times and lost only 1 match. The last time they met, the two teams drew 0-0.
Select: Manchester Utd FT.
Manchester United had a pretty good result with 2nd place last season. The attack showed their effectiveness with 73 goals in 38 matches. 1.92 is the number of goals they score per game. As for the defense, they need to quickly improve their defense to get better results this season. They lost 44 goals, equivalent to 1.16 goals/game.
In the opposite direction, Leeds did not have many good results like Manchester United last season. They opened fire 62 times in 38 rounds. Therefore, the scoring efficiency is 1.63 goals/match. Besides, the defense also showed their incompetence with 54 goals conceded. Thus, on average, they lose 1.42 goals per match per game.
With Over/Under 3.0, the last 5 matches of Manchester United have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 40%. On the side of Leeds, Over won 3 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 3 FT.
Manchester Utd vs Leeds Prediction: Manchester Utd 3-1 Leeds FT (2-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Premier League between Manchester Utd vs Leeds on 2021/08/14 of the CMD368 bookie.