Manchester United vs Leeds United Predictions

Jon Wilde 16 Jul 2019
  • Manchester United vs Leeds United predictions for their pre-season friendly match on Wednesday

  • We are backing Manchester United to win comfortably in Perth

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Manchester United vs Leeds United Score Prediction

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Manchester United vs Leeds United Match Info

Date: Wednesday July 17 2019
Kick-off time: 12.00pm BST
Venue: Optus Stadium

Manchester United vs Leeds United Head-To-Head Record

Last 2 matches

September 20 2011 (League Cup): Leeds United 0-3 Manchester United
January 3 2010 (FA Cup 3rd round): Manchester United 0-1 Leeds United

Total head-to-head matches played (all competitions): 107
Manchester United wins: 46
Leeds United wins: 26
Draws: 35

Manchester United vs Leeds United Stats

  • Leeds have won only two of their last 16 matches against Manchester United
  • They also won just one of their final six Championship games of last season
  • All four goals in the last two meetings between these clubs were scored in the first half

Manchester United vs Leeds United Match Preview

The War of the Roses takes place Down Under as these fierce north of England rivals do battle for the first time in nearly eight years in the Australian city of Perth.

Manchester United will be the more accustomed to the unfamiliar surroundings for they have already played a pre-season match at the Optus Stadium, winning 2-0 against hosts Perth Glory on Saturday with goals from Marcus Rashford and young midfielder Jimmy Garner.

On the same day, Leeds made their long journey from Yorkshire – but with only half of their first-team squad. Manager Marcelo Bielsa has sent only 16 players to Australia for this match and also a second fixture against Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday.

Bielsa himself is flying in at the last minute and the remaining players have stayed in Europe as friendly matches have also been arranged for them this week in the very different locations of Tadcaster and Cagliari!

Leeds should provide a sterner test for the Red Devils than Perth Glory, who set up extremely defensively and challenged Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team to break them down – which they did in the second half, landing our best bet on the match at odds of 3/1 (Double Result).

Solskjaer ought to have been happy with how his two entirely different XIs in each half performed and with his starting line-up likely to be pushed up to an hour’s action here, they are fancied to get the better of Leeds quite comfortably.

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Manchester United vs Leeds United Betting Tips

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Manchester United to win and over 2.5 goals in the match @ Evens with bet365

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    Manchester United vs Leeds United Predictions

    Manchester United vs Leeds United Match Info Date: Wednesday July 17 2019 Kick-off time: 12.00pm BST Venue: Optus Stadium Manchester United vs Leeds United Head-To-Head Record Last 2 matches September 20 2011 (League Cup): Leeds United 0-3 Manchester United January 3 2010 (FA Cup 3rd round): Manchester United 0-1 Leeds United Total head-to-head matches played…