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LUFC Leeds v Southend Match Preview

LUFC Leeds v Southend Match Preview

Leeds United welcome Southend United to Elland Road on Saturday hoping to build on their win at Yeovil on Monday


The Whites won for the first time in five games on Monday when they beat Yeovil Town 2-1 away.

Last time out at home they lost 3-0 to Swindon Town

Recent home form: LLDWDL

The Shrimpers are currently in the relegation places in League One and are three points from safety.

Last time out they lost 3-0 at Gillingham on Easter Monday.

Southend have lost their last fourteen away games in a row.

Recent away form: LLLLLL


The two clubs have only ever met on four occasions at Elland Road with Leeds winning three to Southend`s one.

When the two clubs met earlier in the season, Southend held Leeds to a 0-0 draw and bringing to an end Leeds 100% start to the season in their seventh game.

It could have been even worse had Lee Barnard not seen his penalty kick saved by Shane Higgs in the Leeds goal.

Full list of results (league unless stated)
2006/07 Leeds United 1-3 Southend United League Cup
2006/07 Leeds United 2-0 Southend United
2006/07 Southend United 1-1 Leeds United
2007/08 Leeds United 4-1 Southend United
2007/08 Southend United 1-0 Leeds United
2008/09 Southend United 1-0 Leeds United
2008/09 Leeds United 2-0 Southend United
2008/09 Southend United 0-0 Leeds United

Match Betting (Odds supplied by

Leeds 4/9
Draw 7/2
Southend 8/1

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Date:Thursday April 8 2010
Time: 3:12PM

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