LEEDS. Leeds United and Leicester City draw 1-1. Raphinha scored the first goal (26′) for Leeds United. H. Barnes settled the score 1-1 (28′). Leeds United couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (56%)
The match was held at the Elland Road Stadium in Leeds on Sunday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Darren England who had the assistance of Gary Beswick and Daniel Robathan. The 4th official was Robert Jones. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 10.3 degrees Celsius or 50.52 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 55%.
Leeds United was in firm control of the ball 56% while Leicester City was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Leeds United was more aggressive with 68 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 5 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Leeds United to win the match.
Leeds United shot 18 times, 5 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, Leicester City shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target.
Leeds United received 1 yellow card (Raphinha). On the opposite side, Leicester City received 1 yellow card (A. Lookman).
After this contest, Leeds United will have 10 points like Aston Villa and Watford to stay in the 17th place. On the opposite side, Leicester City will have 14 points like Everton and Southampton to stay in the 12th place.
A. Lookman (Goal Disallowed)
Leicester City will host Chelsea on the 20th of November with a 8-4 head to head statistic in favor of Chelsea (6 draws).
Leeds United: Formation and Lineups
Leeds United started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Marcelo Alberto Bielsa Caldera chose to play with the following team: Illan Meslier , Stuart Dallas , Diego Llorente , Liam Cooper , Pascal Struijk , Kalvin Phillips , Raphinha , Adam Forshaw , Rodrigo , Jack Harrison and Daniel James .
Leeds United made 2 changes: J. Harrison for T. Roberts (83′) and A. Forshaw for C. Cresswell (90′).
Top player: Stuart Dallas
Probably the most impressive player in Leeds United was Stuart Dallas.
His rating iswith 39 passes (61% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 8 crosses. He hit the woodwork once times.
Leicester City: Formation and Lineups
Leicester City started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Brendan Rodgers played with: Kasper Schmeichel , Ricardo Pereira , Çağlar Söyüncü , Jonny Evans , Timothy Castagne , Wilfred Ndidi , Boubakary Soumaré , Youri Tielemans , Ademola Lookman , Jamie Vardy and Harvey Barnes .
Leicester City made 3 changes: H. Barnes for D. Amartey (71′), Y. Tielemans for K. Dewsbury-Hall (78′) and A. Lookman for J. Maddison (80′).
Top player: Boubakary Soumaré
The player who no doubt impressed Leicester City the most was Boubakary Soumaré.
His rating iswith 27 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 12 duels out of 13.
Results of the day
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