Match preview for Leeds United vs Arsenal
Arsenal face a difficult trip to Elland Road on Sunday against Leeds. The team led by Marcelo Bielsa managed to gain promotion to the Premier League last season and they produced an immediate impact. A spectacular 3-4 loss against the champions Liverpool, a 1-1 draw against Manchester City and a convincing 3-0 away win against Aston Villa are a few of their notable results. In the last two rounds though Leeds were completely out of form and conceded no less than 8 goals . It was 1-4 at home against Leicester and then again 1-4,this time away against Crystal Palace. On Sunday they need to raise their level against a much better opponent. G. Berardi and Forshaw will be unavailable for this match.
Mikel Arteta’s team suffered a humiliation before the international break. They lost 0-3 at home against Aston Villa, a shocking result for the Arsenal fans especially since The Gunners were in excellent form at that time, coming after three consecutive wins, two in Europa League 3-0 against Dundalk and 4-1 against Molde and one in the Premier League 1-0 away against Manchester United. After 8 games played Arsenal find themselves on a disappointing 11th place, with 4 wins and 4 losses. Elneny, Kolasinac, Mari, Martinelli, Ozil and Thomas will be unavailable for this match.