Leeds United and Newcastle United face off on Saturday in an English Premier League showdown at Elland Road.
Leeds United vs Newcastle United Odds
Newcastle United sits as the favorite sitting at -150 while Leeds United is the underdog sitting at +380. The total in this game sits at 2.5 goals with the over paying out at -160.
Leeds United Betting Preview
Leeds United comes into this game sitting in 19th place in the standings having picked up 30 points. Last Saturday, Leeds United faced off against Manchester City and they were defeated 2-1. They were down 2-0 for most of the game and the only goal was by Rodrigo Moreno. Leeds had only 19 percent of the possession and two shots on target. Luis Sinisterra, Tyler Adams, and Stuart Dallas are all dealing with injuries right now and they aren’t going to be able to go in this game. In this game. Leeds United is going to need to find a way to get the offense going here early.
Newcastle United Betting Preview
Newcastle comes into this game sitting 3rd place in the standings having picked up 65 points so far this season. Last Sunday Newcastle faced off against Arsenal and they were defeated 2-0. Two games ago against Southampton and they were defeated 3-1. Sean Longstaff is dealing with a foot injury and he missed the last game. There is a chance that he could play in this game, but it’s unclear his status. Callum Wilson and Alexander Isak both started in the last game, but it didn’t work out very well and there could be some changes made in the game.
Shane’s Free Pick
This game is going to be higher scoring. Leeds United can find offensive success, but their defense hasn’t been exactly elite and that will continue to be the case again in this game. Leeds is going to score a couple of goals, but their defense is going to give up a couple of goals and that will be the difference here. Back the over 3.5 goals.