Leeds United draws 0-0 with Brentford on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

LEEDS. Leeds United and Brentford ended up goalless.

Leeds United draws 0-0 with Brentford on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

LEEDS. Leeds United and Brentford didn’t manage to score any goal on Sunday. Leeds United was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (59%).

The match was played at the Elland Road stadium in Leeds on Sunday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. In front of 36,260 spectators.​ The referee was Peter Bankes with the assistance of Edward Smart and Nick Greenhalgh. The 4th official was Graham Scott. The weather was haze. The temperature was quite cold at 2.5 degrees Celsius or 36.41 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 89%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 59 Ball Possession 41
Shots
  • 10 Total 6
  • 6 On Target 0
  • 4 Off Target 6
  • 2 Shots blocked 1
  • 118 Attack 99
  • 69 Dangerous attack 36
  • 85 Ball safe​ 94
  • 19 Free Kicks 11
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 3
  • 1 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 10 Total 18
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 2

Ball possession

Leeds United was in firm control of the ball 59% while Brentford was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Leeds United had a more offensive attitude with 69 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 6 were on target. However, that was not enough Leeds United to win the match​.

Leeds United shot 10 times, 6 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Brentford shot 6 times, 0 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Leeds United received 2 yellow cards (Rodrigo and Robin Koch). Regarding the opposition, Brentford received 2 yellow cards (Ivan Toney and Yoane Wissa).

Match Timeline

59'
Vitaly Janelt- sub ->Josh Dasilva
Rodrigo- Yellow
64'
Luis Sinisterra- sub ->Brenden Aaronson
70'
71'
Ivan Toney- Yellow
74'
Yoane Wissa- sub ->Bryan Mbeumo
Patrick Bamford- sub ->Rodrigo
79'
Robin Koch- Yellow
83'
Sam Greenwood- sub ->Marc Roca
87'
88'
Yoane Wissa- Yellow

Standings

After playing this match, Leeds United will have 18 points like Leicester City and West Ham United to remain in the 15th place. On the opposite side, Brentford will have 30 points to remain in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Leeds United will host Newcastle United on the 13th of May with a 3-2 head to head in favor of Newcastle United (3 draws).

Brentford will host West Ham United on the 13th of May with a 3-3 head to head stats.

Leeds United – Formation

Leeds United
G
Illan Meslier 1.France
7.0
D
Luke Ayling 2.England
7.4
D
Robin Koch 5.Germany
7.4
83'
D
Maximilian Wöber 39.Austria
7.0
D
Pascal Struijk 21.Netherlands
6.6
M
Marc Roca 8.Spain
7.1
87'
M
Tyler Adams 12.USA
7.0
M
Jack Harrison 11.England
6.4
M
6.6
70'
M
Degnand Gnonto 29.Italy
6.7
F
Rodrigo 19.Spain
7.1
79' 64'
Substitutes
G
Joel Robles 22.Spain
D
Junior Firpo 3.Spain
D
Llorente 14.Spain
D
Rasmus Kristensen 25.Denmark
F
Sam Greenwood 42.England
87'
F
Patrick Bamford 9.England
6.4
79'
F
Georginio Rutter 24.France
F
Luis Sinisterra 23.Colombia
6.6
70'
F
Joe Gelhardt 30.England

Leeds United started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Jesse Marsch decided to play with the following team: Illan Meslier (7.0), Luke Ayling (7.4), Robin Koch (7.4), Maximilian Wöber (7.0), Pascal Struijk (6.6), Tyler Adams (7.0), Marc Roca (7.1), Brenden Aaronson (6.6), Wilfried Gnonto (6.7), Jack Harrison (6.4) and Rodrigo (7.1).

The home team had on the bench: Patrick Bamford (6.4), Georginio Rutter, Joel Robles, Luis Sinisterra (6.6), Joe Gelhardt, Junior Firpo, Diego Llorente, Sam Greenwood and Rasmus Kristensen.

Substitutions

Leeds United made 3 changes: Brenden Aaronson for Luis Sinisterra (70′), Rodrigo for P. Bamford (79′) and Marc Roca for S. Greenwood (87′).

Best player: Luke Ayling​

The player that probably impressed the most for Leeds United was Luke Ayling.

His rating is (7.4) with 46 passes (65% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 14 duels out of 18. He performed 1 cross.

Brentford – Formation

Brentford
G
David Raya 1.Spain
8.0
D
Ben Mee 16.England
6.8
D
Kristoffer Ajer 20.Norway
6.7
D
Ethan Pinnock 5.Jamaica
7.1
M
Rico Henry 3.England
6.8
M
7.1
M
7.2
M
Joshua Da Silva 10.England
6.2
59'
M
Mathias Jensen 8.Denmark
6.8
F
Ivan Toney 17.England
6.4
71'
F
Bryan Mbeumo 19.France
6.4
74'
Substitutes
G
Thomas Strakosha 22.Albania
D
Zanka 13.Denmark
D
Aaron Hickey 2.Scotland
M
Kevin Schade 9.Germany
M
Mikkel Damsgaard 24.Denmark
M
Yoane Wissa 11.Congo DR
6.6
74' 88'
M
Vitaly Janelt 27.Germany
6.4
59'
F
Saman Ghoddos 14.Iran
F
Keane Lewis-Potter 23.England

Brentford started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

Thomas Frank played with: David Raya (8.0), Kristoffer Ajer (6.7), Ethan Pinnock (7.1), Ben Mee (6.8), Mads Roerslev Rasmussen (7.1), Joshua Dasilva (6.2), Christian Nørgaard (7.2), Mathias Jensen (6.8), Rico Henry (6.8), Ivan Toney (6.4) and Bryan Mbeumo (6.4).

These were the players on the bench: Zanka, Aaron Hickey, Saman Ghoddos, Kevin Schade, Mikkel Damsgaard, Yoane Wissa (6.6), Keane Lewis-Potter, Vitaly Janelt (6.4) and Thomas Strakosha.

Substitutions

Brentford made 2 changes: Josh Dasilva for Vitaly Janelt (59′) and Bryan Mbeumo for Yoane Wissa (74′).

Best player: David Raya​

The player that probably impressed the most for Brentford was the goalkeeper: David Raya. His rating is 8.03. He performed 5 saves.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Premier League.​