We preview Tuesday's encounter.
Leeds United host Grant McCann’s Hull City on Tuesday (7:45 pm) in the Sky Bet Championship. The Whites go into this fixture in second position following a nine game unbeaten run, looking to extend that further. Hull have had mixed results this season, recording big wins against the likes of Fulham and Preston North End at the top end of the table and suffering big defeats against Barnsley and Huddersfield Town at the lower end. Both sides come into the match on the back of victories at the weekend.
Leeds United: Marcelo Bielsa
Hull City: Grant McCann
Leeds United: 2nd
Hull City: 12th
Leeds United: Patrick Bamford (7)
Hull City: Jarrod Bowen (15)
Head to head
Leeds United wins: 23
Hull City wins: 15
Last time at Elland Road
Leeds United 0 Hull City 2 (Bowen 25, 58)- Saturday 29th December 2018 (Sky Bet Championship)
Liam Cooper, Tyler Roberts, Jamie Shackleton and Adam Forshaw all miss out through injury. Kalvin Phillips returns to the squad following suspension. For Hull City, Josh Magennis, Kevin Stewart, Jon Toral and Norbert Balogh all remain out.
The key battle
Ben White v Jarrod Bowen
Highly rated forward, Jarrod Bowen is Hull’s top goal scorer this season, with 15 goals. He will face off against the best defence in the league and Ben White has been a pivotal part of that. The Whites have kept 12 clean sheets this season.
Leeds United: 4/11
Hull City: 15/2 (Odds correct at time of article published)