Leeds vs Brentford – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 19, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 19, 2023

Leeds welcome Brentford for a clash in the Premier League at Elland Road this coming Sunday. With 29 points after 19 games, Brentford currently sit 8th in the Premier League standings. Leeds play catch-up as they recorded 17 points in 18 matches, putting them 14th before their upcoming clash.

Leeds vs Brentford Stats

  • In 11 of the last 13 matches Leeds played, both teams scored
  • In the last 7 home matches in a row Leeds played, both teams scored
  • In 11 of the last 13 Leeds matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Leeds have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
  • In the last 7 Leeds home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 12 matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 Brentford away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • Brentford have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 away matches Brentford played, both teams scored

Leeds vs Brentford Lineups

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Jesse Marsch’s Leeds hope for some consistency, as their last three matches added four points to their account. A meeting with Cardiff resulted in a 2-2 draw, followed by a 2-1 defeat against Aston Villa, before beating Cardiff by 5-2. Leeds claimed just a single measly home win from a possible six in the Premier League, which also saw them drawing two and losing three matches, in which they scored nine and conceded 12 goals.

Six points is what Brentford have to show from their past three matches, as they beat Liverpool by 3-1. This was followed by a 0-1 defeat against West Ham, before winning 2-0 against Bournemouth. In their last six away matches in the Premier League, Brentford won twice while recording two draws. They endured two defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 12 goals conceded and seven scored. No team split the points as many times on their travels, as Brentford did this season, in the Premier League. They have so far collected no less than four draws.

Leeds vs Brentford H2H

The last time the pair played each other, Brentford came out the other side as 5-2 winners and surely won’t mind a repeat of that result. Leeds enter the match against Brentford with a 1-1-1 record in their previous three encounters. A win rate of 33%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premier League Standings

Full Time Betting

Leeds won four of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Elland Road. They drew two and lost four, while Brentford won three of their last 10 games away. They drew three and lost four. Strap yourselves up for goals at Elland Road since both teams scored in eight of the last 10 home matches for Leeds. The same occurred in six of the last 10 league games away from home for Brentford.

Both Teams to Score

The last time the pair played each other, Brentford came out the other side as 5-2 winners and surely won’t mind a repeat of that result.

Over/Under Tips

In the last three encounters between Leeds and Brentford over 2.5 goals came out three times, as Leeds averaged 2.01 goals a game. Brentford scored an average of 2.67 goals in these, while both teams scored three times. Over 2.5 goals happened in nine of Leeds’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of two goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals occurred in seven of the last ten games for Brentford, who scored 2.1 times on average in those matches.

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About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.