FM Preview: Leeds United v Bolton Wanderers 01 Jan 2013

Last updated : 31 December 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Leeds United v Bolton Wanderers fixture

Bolton Wanderers travel to take on Leeds United at Elland Road on Tuesday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Trotters have recorded 6 wins, and Leeds United have come away with 12 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Leeds United was back in November 2003, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Premiership match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 02 Oct Bolton Wdrs. 2 - 2 Leeds Utd. Championship
2003/2004 Sun 02 May Bolton Wdrs. 4 - 1 Leeds Utd. Premiership
2003/2004 Sat 22 Nov Leeds Utd. 0-2 Bolton Wdrs. Premiership
2002/2003 Mon 16 Dec Bolton Wdrs. 0 - 3 Leeds Utd. Premiership
2002/2003 Sun 17 Nov Leeds Utd. 2 - 4 Bolton Wdrs. Premiership
2001/2002 Wed 26 Dec Bolton Wdrs. 0 - 3 Leeds Utd. Premiership
2001/2002 Sat 08 Sep Leeds Utd. 0 - 0 Bolton Wdrs. Premiership

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Recent respective form guides

Leeds United are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. While Whites have scored 9, a worringly large 13 have been leaked at the other end.

Bolton Wanderers have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Trotters's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.

Leeds United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 35 points from their 24 games so far.

Bolton Wanderers see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 32 points from their 25 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leeds United 6 3 0 3 10 13 9
Bolton Wanderers 6 2 1 3 12 11 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Whites, as the Trotters have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leeds United 9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
Bolton Wanderers Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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