Barnsley vs Leeds United Match Preview and Prediction
Oakwell Stadium will see Barnsley welcome Leeds United this coming Sunday 15 September, for a Championship match-up. The kick-off time is 12:30pm (UK).
This match will not be broadcast live in the UK. Frog The Gambler will be providing live scores.
Read on for full preview and match prediction.
The details to follow will define where the value is. Frog works through the numbers below.
Betting Odds for Barnsley vs Leeds United
Fans of the home team can get 6.5 about Barnsley with Bet365; any backers of the away side can get 1.53 about Leeds United if they have an account with Bet Victor. For the stalemate, Unibet go 4.6 for the draw.
Reviewing the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.67 with the line makers at Bet Victor while the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.37 via Bet365.
The latest best odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" can be backed at 1.8 with Betway. And "No can be backed at 2.1 for account holders at Ladbrokes.
Head To Head
For the head-to-head, first we look at their most recent meeting. Barnsley played Leeds United in 2018, in what was a Championship clash. The winners after 90 minutes were Leeds United securing a score of 2-1.
In ten years, the sides have played 12 times. Barnsley have won in 5 of them. And Leeds United have won 5 of them. There have been 2 draws.
There has been an average of 3.17 goals in this match-up. Barnsley score an average of 1.75 and their opponents, Leeds United have scored an average of 1.42 each game.
In terms of the records on the road, whoever has been the visiting side has won 41% of these head-to-head match-ups. The home side has prevailed in 41% of these matches.
In 21st place in Championship with 5 points we have the home team, Barnsley.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 54 matches. They have 27 wins; 14 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Barnsley a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 50%-25%-24%.
During this recent year, they average 1.61 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.13.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 57% (16 wins) from the most recent 28 home fixtures. 32% (9) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 10% (3) resulting in a loss.
When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.71 and they have conceded 1.11 on average.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have scored a total of 9 goals in their last ten matches; they have won 2 of these matches. Of these ten games, 5 of them have seen both sides score and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 games over this same period.
Leeds United have 13 points in the Championship which puts them in 3rd place.
There has been 54 matches played by this side over the course of the last year. They have 28 wins; 9 draws; and 17 losses. To summarise, Leeds United have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 51%-16%-31%, in recent form.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.5 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.17.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 51% (15 wins) from the most recent 29 away fixtures. 13% (4) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 34% (10) being a loss as the away side.
Away from home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.45 and they have conceded 1.21 on average.
Their recent performance, in league or cup football, shows that they have a total of 16 goals in their last ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 50%. There have been 4 occasions when both Leeds United and their opponents have scored and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 games over this same period.
Frog's betting tip for Barnsley vs Leeds United
As the match plays out, expect to see just one side posing any danger up front. Frog has taken No in the both teams to score market. There is a strong feeling that at least one of these sides will not concede in this match.
There is no such thing as a sure thing in sport, but Frog likes the value in this one.Bet Victor will give you 2.1 for "No" in their BTTS market.