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LUFC - Swindon Town v Leeds United preview

LUFC - Swindon Town v Leeds United preview

Leeds makes their first trip away from Elland Road since 23rd August when going to Swindon Town this Saturday.

Form

The Whites will be hoping to carry the form into this game from last Saturday`s 5-2 win against Crewe Alexandra which saw Leeds produce an excellent performance and some wonderful goals.
Last time out Swindon managed a 1-1 draw at Hereford United.

Swindon`s home form so far this season has seen them beat Tranmere 3-1 on the opening day before losing their next home League fixture 3-1 against Colchester United.
Leeds won 2-1 on the opening day at Scunthorpe and followed that up with a 1-1 draw at Yeovil Town.


Team news

Swindon Town
Patrick Kayunka is definitely out after picking up a hamstring injury.
Jamie Vincent will still be out as they try to find out the cause of his injury.
Striker Barry Corr may make a return to the squad after impressing for the reserves in midweek.

Leeds United
Leeds only definite absentee will be Lubomir Michalik who is serving a one match ban for his sending off last weekend against Crewe.
Enoch Showunmi was injured for that game but is now fully fit and returns to the squad.

History

Leeds have made 9 previous visits to Swindon, winning 5, drawing 2 and losing 2.
Swindon have scored 9 goals to Leeds 17.
Last seasons 1-0 victory at The County ground to Leeds was boss Gary McAllister`s first win as Leeds United manager.


Full history (League unless stated)
1921/22 Swindon Town 2-1 Leeds United FA Cup
1963/64 Leeds United 0-0 Swindon Town
1963/64 Swindon Town 2-2 Leeds United
1969/70 Swindon Town 0-2 Leeds United FA Cup
1970/71 Leeds United 4-1 Swindon Town FA Cup
1986/87 Swindon Town 1-2 Leeds United FA Cup
1987/88 Leeds United 4-2 Swindon Town
1987/88 Swindon Town 1-2 Leeds United
1988/89 Swindon Town 0-0 Leeds United
1988/89 Leeds United 0-0 Swindon Town
1989/90 Leeds United 4-0 Swindon Town
1989/90 Swindon Town 3-2 Leeds United
1993/94 Leeds United 3-0 Swindon Town
1993/94 Swindon Town 0-5 Leeds United
2003/04 Leeds United 2-2 Swindon Town League Cup *Leeds Won 4-3 on penalties
2004/05 Leeds United 1-0 Swindon Town League Cup
2007/08 Leeds United 2-1 Swindon Town
2007/08 Swindon Town 0-1 Leeds United




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Date:Friday September 12 2008
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