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%.
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.
Leeds United received 2 yellow cards (Rodrigo and Robin Koch). Regarding the opposition, Brentford received 2 yellow cards (Ivan Toney and Yoane Wissa).
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.
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 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, Luke Ayling , Robin Koch , Maximilian Wöber , Pascal Struijk , Tyler Adams , Marc Roca , Brenden Aaronson , Wilfried Gnonto , Jack Harrison and Rodrigo .
The home team had on the bench: Patrick Bamford, Georginio Rutter, Joel Robles, Luis Sinisterra , Joe Gelhardt, Junior Firpo, Diego Llorente, Sam Greenwood and Rasmus Kristensen.
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 iswith 46 passes (65% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 14 duels out of 18. He performed 1 cross.
Brentford – Formation
Brentford started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
Thomas Frank played with: David Raya, Kristoffer Ajer , Ethan Pinnock , Ben Mee , Mads Roerslev Rasmussen , Joshua Dasilva , Christian Nørgaard , Mathias Jensen , Rico Henry , Ivan Toney and Bryan Mbeumo .
These were the players on the bench: Zanka, Aaron Hickey, Saman Ghoddos, Kevin Schade, Mikkel Damsgaard, Yoane Wissa, Keane Lewis-Potter, Vitaly Janelt and Thomas Strakosha.
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.