Leeds United vs Southampton Date and Time: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 6PM (UK Time) Venue: Elland Road Prediction: Leeds United Bookmaker: 1xbet
Leeds United vs Southampton is scheduled for kick-off on February 23, 2021, at 6 PM. Leeds United will be looking for an improved result here after the 1-0 Premier League losing effort in their last game against Wolverhampton Wanderers. In that game, Leeds United managed 59% possession and 18 attempts on goal with 7 on target. The only player to score for Leeds United was Ilian Meslier. At the other end, Wolverhampton Wanderers got 15 shots at goal with 5 of them on target.
It’s been seldom in recent games that Leeds United has kept a clean sheet. The facts show that The Whites have seen their defense breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 9 goals in the process. Heading into this contest, Leeds United has not registered a win against Southampton in their last 3 league matches.
In their last game, Southampton drew 1-1 in the Premier League tie with Chelsea. In that match, Southampton managed 29% possession and 4 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. Chelsea had 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and Southampton has been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 16 goals in total. In defense, The Saints certainly have room for improvement. That pattern might not be carried forward here, of course.
Going into this encounter, Southampton has not won away from home in the past 3 league matches. One thing is for certain, Southampton will have a difficult task to score against a Leeds United outfit who will likely really boss this match. The game will end with a score of 3-0, a victory by Leeds United over Southampton.