LU Vs CHL Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Champions Leeds United look to wrap up a sublimely pristine season with a flourish today
They came within fingernails of touching the Premier League in the 2018-29 edition of the Championship but a loss of form at the wrong time lead to Leeds United’s demise. However, the true character of champions is determined by their ability to keep their failures behind them and be back at their daunting best, something this Leeds United side has done this time around.
Despite the calamitous disappointment of the previous season, the club was undeterred and unfazed in the 2019-20 edition of the Championship. The side came back hungrier than ever this season, a team which went from strength to strength as it looked to fulfil its ambitions of finally making the Premier League.
And where they kept mustering up win after win with the team in fluent touch, second placed West Brom on the other hand lost steam and went off the boil. It saw Leeds United be crowned winners of the league and with it earn the all important and ardently craved for prize of direct qualification into the echelons of English football.
Where the final day of this season is all about revelling in their season for Leeds United, Charlton on the other hand still have business to do. The 21st placed side is still very much in the tiff for relegation with the club only above Luton owing to the barest of margins of goal difference.
They are bound to pull up their socks and they look to avoid the drop into third tier of football in the country but despite the best of their efforts, we just don’t see them coming out of anything from the day.
Probable Playing 11
- Adam, Kalvin and Berardi will all sit out the upcoming encounter for the home side owing to their prevalent injuries.
- Page is yet to recover from his injury pertaining which he’s ruled out for the tie.
Meslier, Struijk, Ayling, Cooper, Dallas, Klich, White, Harrison, Costa, Bamford, Hernandez
Phillips, Lockyer, Pearce, Sarr, Matthews, Cullen, Field, Doughty, Forster-Caskey, Davison, Bonne
Match: Leeds United Vs Charlton
Date And Time: 23rd July, Thursday- 12:00am IST
Venue: Elland Road, Leeds
Top Goal Scorer
- Bamford: 16 Goals
- Taylor: 11 Goals
Derby County Vs Leeds United: 1-3
Charlton Vs Wigan: 2-2
LU Vs CHL Dream11 Picks
Dillon Phillips from Charlton will be our pick in the goal-keeping slot from today’s tie. The player was responsible for his side pulling off a cleansheet in the bygone tie with his tenacity and gallantry seeing the club squirm its way through to an extremely vital 2-2 draw.
The league’s most glistening and pristine defensive setup, Leeds United have emerged as a backline to be feared and held in reverence this season. This is a side which has allowed a frugal 35 goals past it in 45 matches, a figure which Is vindictive of the kind of hardwork they have inducted in place in defence to give their opponents such a hard time defensively.
This narrative made it only prudent of us to repose faith in a trio from the club with the wordclass and well endowed triad of Luke Ayling, Stuart Dallas and Liam Cooper being embedded in our framework for the incoming scrimmage.
Where the previous docket was all about serenading praises for Leeds United strict and rigorous defence, this ambit is all about crooning about their succulent attacking unit. This is a side which has not only embroiled teams in a soup but has wiped the floor with teams to record a behemoth 73 goals to its name this term.
And leading the side’s juggernaut has been Pablo Hernandez with the player utilising his panache to rope in the 9 goals and 7 assists for himself in the ongoing edition of the league. He’s joined up by Douglas Costa and Jack Harrison who has the 8 assists for the club with this trio set to go for the jugular against a defence that has shipped in 60 goals this term.
The opposition on the other hand will see us indulge in the pick of the myriad and gritty Josh Cullen and Albie Morgan, a diminutive partnership capable of acting as the watchdog of the side’s defensive ambit.
Leeds United top scorer in the league with a behemoth 16 goals in his kitty, striker Patrick Bamford will be avidly looking to return to the Premier League and finally show he has it in him to compete in the showpiece competition. Charlton on the other hand see us venture in with their top scorer as well with the 11 goals earning Lyle Taylor a spot in our contingent.
Captain And Vice-Captain
The 16 goals Bamford has this season see us make him our captain while Hernandez is the vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Phillips, Cooper, Ayling, Dallas, Costa, Hernandez, Harrison, Morgan, Cullen, Bamford, Taylor
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