Sutton vs Leeds Odds – Sunday 29th January 2017 – 14:00 – BT Sport 1
Sutton are 19/5 with the draw at 14/5 and Leeds are 7/10
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Sutton United welcome Leeds to the Borough Sports Ground, in the fourth round of the FA Cup.
The hosts come into this match on the back of a 3-2 win against Worthing, with the club through to the third round of the FA Trophy.
Omar Bugiel (42) opened the scoring for the hosts Worthing, who went into the first half break with a 1-0 lead.
Roarie Deacon (53) equalised early in the second half, they doubled the advantage with Adam May scoring in the 79th minute.
Worthing dug deep with an equaliser in the 85th minute through Sam Lemon, though the pressure finally tolled in the 102nd minute, with May scoring his second.
Big Match For Sutton
This fourth round fixture is one of the biggest matches in Sutton’s history, given their league form this match is a huge priority.
They have lost just one of their last six matches, with the defeat against Braintree their only blemish.
Sutton come up into this match in 15th place in the Conference, with the sides three leagues apart.
The non-leaguers come into this match as underdogs, understandable given Leeds excellent form and the difference in leagues.
This will be a tough fixture for the non-league side, despite Leeds congested fixture list either side of this game.
This is the first meeting between the two sides in any competitive fixture.
Whites In Great Form
Garry Monk’s side come into this match on the back of a 2-0 win against Nottingham Forrest, bouncing back from the Barnsley defeat.
Chris Wood continued his fine season with the opening goal (55), incredibly that was the forward’s 20th goal of the season.
Souleymane Doukara (74) scored Leeds second, with a stunning right-footed effort thundering into the top left-hand corner.
It was the perfect response from Leeds, who suffered a frustrating result against local rivals Barnsley at the weekend.
Monk will be delighted to see his side return to winning ways immediately, it leaves them well placed in the Championship.
Leeds find themselves third in the Championship, with 51 points from 28 games, winning an incredible 16 times.
They face a Sutton side who are struggling in the Conference although with a heavy fixture schedule it remains to be seen how much priority the FA Cup is taking.
Despite what has been an excellent season so far, Monk will want to remain competitive and mount a charge for automatic promotion.
They squeezed past Cambridge United in the third round, with the Whites winning 2-1 away from home in that match.
Leeds come into this match as the favourites, with their excellent form and the three leagues difference informing that.
They will be looking to gain their fifth win in seven matches, with the Whites in imperious form.
This is the first meeting between the two sides in a competitive fixture.
Both teams are 8/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Sutton are Matt Tubbs at 17/2 with Bradley Hudson-Odoi and Maxime Biamou at 9/1. For Leeds, Chris Wood is at 3/1 with Marcus Antonsson and Souleymane Doukara at 4/1.
This is the first competitive meeting between the two sides.
Sutton vs Leeds Odds
Tip 1 – Wood to score first @ 3/1
Tip 2 – Leeds to win 2-1 @ 7/1