Leeds United v Fulham

15 Aug

Garry Monk


Leeds United have conceded seven goals in Garry Monk’s first three games in charge

BBC coverage

How to follow:
BBC local radio; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website

Leeds have no new injury concerns, but right-back Gaetano Berardi is set to miss another four weeks with his hamstring injury.

United are still searching for their first league points under new head coach Garry Monk.

Fulham remain without full-back Ryan Fredericks as they bid to record their third league victory of the season.

Whites boss Slavisa Jokanovic is still looking to add to his squad before the transfer window closes.

Match facts

  • Leeds have won only one of their last five games against Fulham, a 3-0 win at Craven Cottage in March 2015.
  • Fulham are unbeaten in two league trips to Elland Road – they haven’t gone three without defeat in West Yorkshire since April 1966.
  • Leeds have lost their last two league games at Elland Road (both 1-2); they’ve not suffered three successive home defeats since October 2015 (a run of four).
  • Matt Smith has scored in back-to-back Championship games for Fulham for the first time since August 2015. The striker has already equalled his goal tally in the league from 2015-16.

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