FM Preview: Cardiff City v Leeds United 21 Apr 2012

Last updated : 20 April 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Cardiff City v Leeds United fixture

Cardiff City prepare to entertain Leeds United at Cardiff City Stadium at lunchtime on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Bluebirds are clearly on top, having won 14 and lost only 3 of the 22 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Cardiff City Stadium was just last season, in January 2011, the Bluebirds carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sun 30 Oct Leeds Utd. 1 - 1 Cardiff City Championship
2010/2011 Tue 04 Jan Cardiff City 2-1 Leeds Utd. Championship
2010/2011 Mon 25 Oct Leeds Utd. 0 - 4 Cardiff City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 17 Feb Cardiff City 1 - 0 Leeds Utd. Championship
2006/2007 Sat 19 Aug Leeds Utd. 0 - 1 Cardiff City Championship
2005/2006 Sat 10 Dec Leeds Utd. 0 - 1 Cardiff City Championship
2005/2006 Tue 09 Aug Cardiff City 2 - 1 Leeds Utd. Championship

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Cardiff City have lost only 1 of the last six at home, but 4 of these games have been drawn. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.

Leeds United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. These low-scoring games have seen just 3 goals scored and conceded.

Cardiff City's total of 71 points from their 44 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Leeds United's 60 points from 44 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Cardiff City 6 3 3 0 7 2 12
Leeds United 6 2 0 4 5 8 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Cardiff City are not exactly setting the world alight at Cardiff City Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Leeds United in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Cardiff City Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
Leeds United Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here