League lowdown: Huddersfield Town

League lowdown: Huddersfield Town

We look at our 2019/20 opposition.

One of the most exciting days in the football calendar- fixture release day, is nearly upon us as we find out when and where Leeds United will be playing next season.

Fixtures for the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship campaign will be announced online at www.leedsunited.com at 9:00am on Thursday 20th June.

Ahead of the fixtures being released, we are bringing you the lowdown on each of the opponents we will be facing in the division next season with our league lowdown.


Name: Huddersfield Town


Nickname: The Terriers


Founded: 1908


Stadium: John Smith's Stadium


Stadium capacity: 24,121


Distance from Elland Road: 15 miles


Manager/head coach: Jan Siewert


2018/19 league position: 20th (Premier League)


2018/19 top league goal scorer: Karlan Grant (4)


2018/19 average league attendance: 23,201


2019/20 Championship title odds: 14/1


2019/20 Championship relegation odds: 16/1


Previous encounters: 78


Leeds United wins: 27


Draws: 19


Huddersfield Town wins: 32


Last time at home: Leeds United 0 Huddersfield 1 (Mooy 55)- Saturday 10th September 2016 (Sky Bet Championship)


Last time away: Huddersfield 2 (Brown 27, Hefele 89) Leeds United 1 (Wood 35)– Saturday 5th February 2017 (Sky Bet Championship)


Did you know: Huddersfield became the first club to win three successive top flight titles in 1926


Gold Memberships for the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship campaign are now on sale, giving you a host of benefits such as: priority bookings period for home tickets, exclusive retail offers and much, much more.  Click the image below to secure your Membership now!


Check out highlights from our last meeting with Huddersfield below: