Reason for Sheffield Wednesday vs Leeds United Tip
The last but not the least, Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United are meeting this Sunday. The league officials left this match to close the 11th round of Sky Bet Championship. The Owls need to win here as they haven’t scored a victory in the previous three games. Meanwhile, Leeds United is in pursuit of the promotion, and they need to win in every game. Thomas Sorensen’s assembly lost the previous match against Cardiff City and the fans our desiring a quick reaction.
Sheffield Wednesday Preview
After losing in the Steel Derby, against the city rivals United, Sheffield Wednesday failed once again. This time Birmingham City won 1-0 at their home, but we cannot say that they were better. In all statistical categories but one Sheffield Wednesday had better numbers. But unfortunately, the one which matters the most was on Birmingham’s side, the goals. This was the third straight game in which Wednesday haven’t won and 7th straight in which they allowed at least one goal. During that span, the hosts scored on 6 occasions, and it is proof that they like to play open matches. Previous 5 games at Hillsborough ended with both teams to score, have that in mind.
Leeds United preview
The Peacocks were brutally beaten down against Cardiff City, 3-1, in the derby of the previous round. They allowed goals from harmless situations, which of course, the Welsh team accepted with open hands. Still, they are in the third place with the best attack in the league, who scored 18 times. 3 of the previous games ended with over 3.5 goals and all of them saw both teams scoring. After starting 3 wins away from Elland Road, Leeds United recorded 2 losses with 4 goals allowed and only one scored. It means that the guests need to give everything they have to overcome this difficult period.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Leeds United Head to Head
In the previous campaign, the Peacocks recorded victories in both matches without a single goal allowed 1-0, 0-2. The Owls do not prefer this opponent in the recent years because they have only one win in six contests.
Overall in history, the situation is more-less similar and Leeds United has a better record. After 69 battles, Leeds has 32 wins and their opponents only 20.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Leeds United Prediction and Betting Tips
Overall when looking realistic, we have to say that the guests have a better team. In our opinion, they are going to bounce back after a painful defeat in Wales. Simply they have a much better attack which is going to make a decisive advantage in this matchup. So for the first pick, do not hesitate and bet on Leeds United.
The second proposition will be going along with the first one. And that is Leeds United to score over 1.5 goals in this event. Have in mind that they netted against Cardiff with one player less on the field. With all 11 players on the field, they should score twice against the opponent who is unstable on the defensive line.