On Dec 5th, Leeds United hosts Brentford at Elland Road in a clash of the Premier League. In Leeds United’s last match they recorded a 1-2 loss against Tottenham Hotspur. Daniel James scored the first goal for Leeds United in the 44th minute, but Pierre-Emile Højbjerg got the equalizer for Tottenham Hotspur in the 58th minute But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback victory in the 69th minute on a goal by Reguilón. Leeds United looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 4 of their last 10, while in Brentford’s last match they recorded a 3-3 draw against Newcastle United. Jamaal Lascelles struck first for Newcastle United in the 10th minute, then Ivan Toney tied it up for Brentford in the 11th minute . They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 9 points in their last 10 matches.
These two teams have not yet played each other this season, so it will be interesting how the match turns out.
Rico Henry has been the most prolific scorer on Brentford in his last 5 matches with 2 goals. Both Rodrigo and Raphinha have been the hottest scorers for Leeds United in the last five each having scored 2 goals
Marcelo Alberto Bielsa Caldera’s squad will be without Junior Firpo, Luke Ayling, Robin Koch, Patrick Bamford and Jamie Shackleton, while Thomas Frank’s Brentford squad will be without Kristoffer Ajer, Joshua Da Silva, Mads Bech Sørensen, David Raya and Yoane Wissa.