Premier League: Brentford destroys Leeds United 5-2 with a great performance

LONDON. Brentford demolishes Leeds United 5-2 with goals of

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LONDON. Brentford demolishes Leeds United 5-2 with goals of I. Toney (30′ pen), I. Toney (43′), I. Toney (58′), B. Mbeumo (82′) and Y. Wissa (90′). On the opposite side, Leeds United scored with ​ L. Sinisterra (45′), M. Roca (79′). Leeds United was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (68%).​

The match was played at the Brentford Community Stadium stadium in London on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Robert Jones who was helped by Edward Smart and James Mainwaring. The 4th official was Keith Stroud. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 23.3 degrees Celsius or 73.87 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 62%.​

Match Statistics

Leeds United was in firm control of the ball 68% while Brentford was struggling with a 32% ball possession.

Leeds United was more aggressive with 57 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. Still, Brentford was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Brentford shot 15 times, 8 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Leeds United shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target.

Cards

Brentford received 2 yellow cards (M. Damsgaard and A. Hickey). On the other side, Leeds United received 2 yellow cards (L. Sinisterra and M. Klich).

Also, Leeds United didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after J. Marsch (Leeds United) was sent out after receiving a straight red card in the (64′).

After this match, Brentford will have 6 points like Newcastle United to stay in the 11th place. On the opposite side, Leeds United will stay with 8 points like Liverpool and Fulham to stay in the 7th place.

Match Events

  • 29'
    29'

    L. Sinisterra

  • 30'
    30'

    I. Toney (Penalty)

  • 43'
    43'

    I. Toney

  • 45'
    45'

    L. Sinisterra

  • 46'
    46'

    P. Bamford

    J. Harrison

  • 58'
    58'

    I. Toney

  • 59'
    59'

    M. Klich

    J. Gelhardt

  • 59'
    59'

    C. Summerville

    L. Sinisterra

  • 60'
    60'

    F. Onyeka

    S. Baptiste

  • 60'
    60'

    J. Dasilva

    K. Lewis-Potter

  • 64'
    64'

    J. Marsch

  • 67'
    67'

    Zanka

    V. Janelt

  • 71'
    71'

    L. Ayling

    C. Drameh

  • 79'
    79'

    M. Roca

    L. Ayling

  • 82'
    82'

    B. Mbeumo

  • 83'
    83'

    Y. Wissa

    B. Mbeumo

  • 84'
    84'

    M. Damsgaard

    M. Jensen

  • 86'
    86'

    S. Greenwood

    M. Roca

  • 90'
    90'

    Y. Wissa

  • 90'
    90'

    M. Damsgaard

  • 90'
    90'

    A. Hickey

  • 90'
    90'

    M. Klich

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Brentford will play away against Southampton on the 10th of September with a 1-1 head to head stats.

Leeds United will host Nottingham Forest on the 12th of September with a 8-5 head to head in favor of Nottingham Forest (7 draws).

Brentford: Formation and Lineups

Brentford started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Thomas Frank chose to play with the following team: David Raya (6.6), Aaron Hickey (6.4), Pontus Jansson (6.8), Ben Mee (6.8), Rico Henry (6.7), Shandon Baptiste (6.9), Vitaly Janelt (7.3), Mathias Jensen (6.3), Bryan Mbeumo (7.4), Ivan Toney (9.6) and Keane Lewis-Potter (6.1).

Substitutes

Brentford made 5 changes: S. Baptiste for F. Onyeka (60′), K. Lewis-Potter for J. Dasilva (60′), V. Janelt for Zanka (67′), B. Mbeumo for Y. Wissa (83′) and M. Jensen for M. Damsgaard (84′).

Top player: Ivan Toney

The player who no doubt impressed Brentford the most was Ivan Toney.

His rating is (9.6) with 3 goals, 13 passes (84% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 10.

Leeds United: Formation and Lineups

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

On the other side, Jesse Marsch played with: Illan Meslier (5.5), Cody Drameh (6.6), Robin Koch (5.8), Diego Llorente (6.0), Pascal Struijk (5.8), Tyler Adams (7.0), Marc Roca (7.3), Luis Sinisterra (7.2), Brenden Aaronson (6.0), Jack Harrison (6.4) and Joe Gelhardt (6.4).

Substitutes

Leeds United made 5 changes: J. Harrison for P. Bamford (46′), J. Gelhardt for M. Klich (59′), L. Sinisterra for C. Summerville (59′), C. Drameh for L. Ayling (71′) and M. Roca for S. Greenwood (86′).

Top player: Marc Roca

Probably the most impressive player in Leeds United was Marc Roca.

His rating is (7.3) with 1 goal, 54 passes (79% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 2 duels out of 4. He performed 3 crosses.

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