Sheffield Wednesday host Leeds United in a crunch Yorkshire derby at Hillsborough (12.15pm).
Wednesday have misplaced their closing two outings, having been downed by way of competitors Sheffield United closing weekend and then dropping 1-Zero at Birmingham in midweek.
Leeds United slipped 4 issues off Championship leaders Cardiff after dropping to their promotion competitors on Tuesday.
Both groups are due to this fact short of a win.
For Wednesday, their leaky defence is a priority. They’ve stored only one blank sheet all season and have conceded within the first part in all six in their house video games thus far this time period.
As for Leeds, they’re but to exchange Chris Wood with one sole scorer, as plenty of gamers have chipped in with targets thus far.
Leeds beat Wednesday house and away closing season and will probably be hoping for any other victory to recover from their midweek blues.
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Last day out
Leeds beat Wednesday 1-Zero the closing time those aspects met, at Elland Road again in February.
Chris Wood was once after all the goalscorer – he additionally netted within the 2-Zero win at Hillsborough closing season.
Leeds have coped smartly after promoting Wood to Burnley however will desire a spark up entrance these days in opposition to a Wednesday defence that can were drilled in coaching over the last few days.
This explicit Yorkshire derby is a scrappy affair. In February there have been seven yellow playing cards dished out and over the last two seasons the bookings moderate has been 5 in line with sport.
The closing participant to attain for Wednesday in opposition to Leeds was once Gary Hooper two seasons in the past in a 2-Zero win at Hillsborough.
He’s already bagged six for the present marketing campaign.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Leeds groups
Wednesday: Wildsmith, Hunt, Lees, Van Aken, Reach, Wallace, Jones, Bannan, Lee, Fletcher, Hooper.
Leeds: Wiedwald, Ayling, Pennington, Jansson, Berardi, Phillips, O’Kane, Roofe, Saiz, Alioski, Lasogga
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The motion kicks off at 12.15pm with groups popping out an hour sooner than kick off.
Wednesday are short of a spice up after dropping their closing two video games.
But Leeds additionally come into this conflict off the again of a defeat.
This generally is a cracking Yorkshire derby. Pies and pints on the in a position, other folks.