BRE vs LU Dream11, Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Edge of the seat thriller on our tie as two stalwarts face off against each other in the midst of a closely contested fight for the top spot.
One month was all it took for the 2019-20 edition of the Championship to be blown completely open. From Leeds United and West Brom holding a tearaway lead atop of the points tally to now just 6 points separating first and fifth place, the Championship has truly become anyone’s game at the moment.
And the recent set of events have played out extremely favourably for 5th placed Brentford with a spot in the annuls of the league tally looking extremely likely for them now. They have registered two wins on the bounce, heralding in a 3-2 win over Middlesbrough the last time around to move upto 53 points in the Championship.
And what will buoy them immensely when they take to the middle for today’s fixture is the fact that just two points spate them and second placed Leeds United. Where they have been torching their way up the points tally, Leeds United have shambolically lost proceedings with the 2-0 defeat the last time around seeing them completely unravel to face their fourth defeat in their last ties.
A month back, this would have been a tie we would have had no qualms in handing over Leeds United’s way. However, things have immensely changed ever since then with Brentford making an advent into this clash as outright favourites, a side who should win this given Leeds United’s vulnerable defence.
Probable Playing 11
- Sergi Canos, Karelis and Forss will all be sitting this one out for Brentford with the players nursing injuries at the moment.
- Forshaw, Edmondson, Douglas and Roberts are all going to be devoid of action for the visiting unit with the players still struggling with their sustained injuries.
David Raya, Dalsgaard, Jeanvier, Pinnock, Henry, Jensen, Norgaard, Dasilva, Mbeumo, Watkins, Benrahma
Casilla, Ayling, White, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Helder Costa, Hernandez, Klich, Harrison, Bamford
Match: Brentford Vs Leeds United
Date And Time: 12th February, Wednesday- 1:15am IST
Venue: Griffin Park, Brentford
- David Raya, Dalsgaard, Watkins, Benrahma
- Casilla, Ayling, Harrison, Bamford
- Watkins: 20 Goals, 2 Assists
- Bamford: 12 Goals, 2 Assists
Freekick and Corner Taker
Leeds United Vs Brentford: 1-0
BRE vs LU Dream11 Goal-Keeper
With a cleansheet looking extremely unlikely for either side given the culture of excellence both these sides bring to the table in the attacking component of the game, our pick was only picked on the most astute goal-keeper. It’s a discourse which alluded us toward Kiko Casilla from the visiting unit, a player whose fight and character will see him register some solid save points today.
BRE vs LU Dream11 Defenders
With the 5 goals and 2 assists this season, we’ll be beginning our docket for defenders with the pick of Ezgjan Alioski from Leeds United. Elsewhere, with Brentford having made for the most sublime and pristine defensive unit in the league with a mere 25 goals let till now, the least across all the sides, we are going to getting in a partnership from the unit.
In Rico Henry and Henrik Dalsgaard, the side have two tenacious players, names who have clamped down on the side’s defence to act as the true watchdogs of their side’s defence.
BRE vs LU Dream11 Midfielders
With a staggering 5 goals and 7 assists in his artillery, Jack Harrison will be our side’s lone pick from Leeds United in this facet of our Dream 11 unit. From Brentford meanwhile we are reposing faith in an entire trio, not only owing to the 52 goals the side has torched its way through but the paper thin defensive showings from Leeds United across the course of the last month.
We begin with Said Benrahma who has the 8 goals and 5 assists for Brentford this season along with Josh Da-Silva who has come up with the 6 goals and 3 assists. Christian Norgaard is brought in as well from the home side to wrap up our trio of selections from the unit.
BRE vs LU Dream11 Strikers
He’s not only his side’s but the league’s top scorer as well to see us make the expansive Ollie Watkins a regulation pick for us courtesy of the 20 goals and 2 assists he’s ushered his way. From Leeds United meanwhile, their leading scorer with 12 goals and 2 assists, Patrick Bamford becomes our selection from the side for this one.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Watkins will captain while Benrahma is our vice-captain.
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Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.