LUFC Carlisle v Leeds Match Preview
Leeds travel to Carlisle United on Tuesday on the back of back to back victories for the first time this year.
The Cumbrians won 2-1 at Brighton and Hove Albion at the weekend, former Leeds defender Ian Harte was once again amongst the goals with a trademark free kick.
They have won their last three games at home against Bristol Rovers, Yeovil Town and Colchester United.
So far this season at home they have won ten, drawn three and lost seven.
They are currently in twelfth position on 54 points in League One.
Recent home form: WWWLWL
The Whites have beaten Yeovil Town 2-1 and Southend United 2-0 in the last week to get their promotion push back on track.
They are now back up to third place in the table just one point behind Millwall who currently occupy the second automatic promotion place.
So far away from home this season they have won ten, drawn five and lost five.
Recent away form: WLLWDD
Leeds have the better record at Carlisle and have won on their last three visits, although in their last visit in February they eventually went out of the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy on penalties afyer winning the second leg 3-2.
Overall Leeds have won six to Carlisle`s two in their ten encounters at Brunton Park.
Full history of results (League unless stated)
1949/50 Carlisle 2-5 Leeds FA Cup
1974/75 Carlisle 1-2 Leeds
1974/75 Leeds 3-1 Carlisle
1982/83 Leeds 1-1 Carlisle
1982/83 Carlisle 2-2 Leeds
1983/84 Carlisle 1-0 Leeds
1983/84 Leeds 3-0 Carlisle
1984/85 Leeds 1-1 Carlisle
1984/85 Carlisle 2-2 Leeds
1985/86 Carlisle 1-2 Leeds
1985/86 Leeds 2-0 Carlisle
2007/08 Carlisle 3-1 Leeds
2007/08 Leeds 3-2 Carlisle
2007/08 Leeds 1-2 Carlisle Play off semi final
2007/08 Carlisle 0-2 Leeds Play off semi final
*Leeds won 3-2 on Aggregate
2008/09 Carlisle 0-2 Leeds
2008/09 Leeds 0-2 Carlisle
2009/10 Leeds 1-1 Carlisle
2009/10 Leeds 1-2 Carlisle JPT Northern Final
2009/10 Carlisle 2-3 Leeds JPT Northern Final
*Tie finished 4-4 on aggregate, Carlisle went through 6-5 on penalties
Match Betting (Odds supplied by Betfair.com)
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