Match Pack: Home Fixture, Premier League, Leeds United, #LEILEE, your exclusive preview update

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Leicester will play Leeds this Thursday, 20th of October. This is our special update on the 20.15 kick-off fixture, covering interesting facts for this game.

Leicester did get the most vs. Crystal Palace in their previous fixture, but still no goals scored as the club is now stuck to the bottom of the PL table.

This season has so far been very difficult and as it continues, Leicester will need to at least grab points at home and a draw will be too little tonight.

Twitter: #LEILEE

Match Pack – Stats & Facts

Table Position
LEI: 20
LEE: 16

Injuries / Uncertainties / Suspensions:
LEI: Pereira, Bertrand, Ndidi, Evans, Maddison, Soyuncu,
LEE: Dallas, Forshaw, Hjelde, Gray, Struijk

Head to Head:
Last Three
Premier League; 31.01.21, King Power, 1-3 (D)
Premier League; 07.11.21, Elland Road, 1-1 (D)
Premier League; 05.03.22, King Power, 1-0 (W)

Possible Line-Up: (4-3-3)
Leicester City: Ward, Justin, Castagne, Faes, Amartey, D-Hall, Soumare, Tielemans, Daka, Vardy, Barnes
Leeds United: Meslier; Kristensen, Koch, Cooper, Firpo; Adams, Roca; Sinisterra, Aaronson, Harrison; Bamford

Predicted Result: 3-1 (Win)

Players In Both Camps, Leeds United

Focus On; Leeds United

Nickname: U’s

Manager: Jesse Marsch

Captain: Liam Cooper

Owner: Andrea Raddrizani

Kit Supplier: Adidas

Kit Sponsor: Sbotop

Stadium: Elland Road, Leeds

Capacity: 37,792

Wikipedia

Leeds United Football Club is a professional football club based in Leeds, England. The club competes in the Premier League, the highest level of England’s football league system, and plays its home matches at Elland Road Stadium.

The club has been a member of the Premier League for fifteen years of the competition’s history, spending over fifty seasons in the top flight. The club has competed in the top two tiers of English football, with the exception of three seasons in the third tier, since its admission to the Football League in 1920.

Leeds have won three English league titles, one FA Cup, one League Cup, two FA Charity/Community Shields and two Inter-Cities Fairs Cups. The club had their most successful period under the management of Don Revie in the 1960s and 1970s, when they won the League title twice, the FA Cup once, the League Cup once and the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup twice. They were also finalists in the European Cup Winners Cup in 1973 and the European Cup in 1975. Their most recent honour was winning the league title in 1992, read more

Kit:

Leeds United and adidas are proud to reveal the new and eagerly anticipated home kit, ahead of the 2022/23 Premier League season.

This adidas shirt is a celebration of the club and its loyal supporters, with a finely crafted badge putting your passion on display, every time you adorn our historical colours of white, yellow and blue. The soft AEROREADY fabric features the iconic LUFC script as a repeat print to recognise the 50th anniversary of the 1972 cup-winning side.

Arch-enemy: Manchester United, Huddersfield Town

Honors: Leeds United are a club with a proud history and during the 60’s and 70’s building a huge reputation. They are FA Cup, League Cup and League winners and also brought home the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup twice in 1968 and 1971

Domestic

1st Division / Premier League

Champions: 1968/69, 1973/74, 1991/92

Runners Up: 1964/65, 1965/66, 1969/70, 1970/71, 1971/72

Division Two /One /Championship

Champions: 1923/24, 1963/64, 1989/90, 2019/20

Runners-up: 1927/28, 1931/32, 1955/56

Promoted: –

Play-off Winners: –

Division Three / Three South / League One

Champions: –

Runners-up: 2009/10

Division Four / League Two

Runners-up: N/A

FA Cup

Winners: 1971/72

Runners-up: 1964/65, 1969/70, 1972/73

League Cup

Winners: 1967-68

Runners-Up: 1995/96

Europe

European Cup / Campions League: 1970, 1974 (r.up), 2001

UEFA Cup / Inter-City Fairs Cup: 1966, 1967 (r.up), 1968 (w), 1969, 1971 (w), 1972, 1973 (r-up), 1974, 1980, 1996, 1989, 2000, 2002, 2003

European Cup Winners Cup: 1973 (r-up)

Did You Know? While Don Revie was dominating English football on the pitch with his brash Seventies team he was also revolutionising it off the field. You’ve got him to thank for having to fork out £50 a season for a new home shirt, as he saw the opportunity to sell replica kits and Leeds United were the first team to do so, with the help of sportswear makers Admiral. Others soon followed.

Most Appearances: (D) Jack Charlton (1952-1973), 629

Most Goals: (F) Peter Lorimer (1962-1979), 165

Other Famous Players: Billy Bremner, David Harvey, Eric Cantona, Trevor Cherry, Gordon McQueen, Norman Hunter, Tony Currie, Allan Clarke, Kasper Schmeichel, Ian Rush, Robbie Fowler, Rio Ferdinand, Paul Madeley, Paul Reaney, Terry Cooper, Frank Gray, Eddie Gray, Mick Jones, Joe Jordan

Record League win: 8-0 v Leicester City, 7 April 1934

Record League defeat: 1-8 v Stoke City, 27 August 1934

Official Website:

http://www.leedsunited.com

Unofficial Web Sites:

http://www.motforum.com

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