The Data Zone: West Ham win over Leeds despite going behind in early stages
The home side Leeds were in control leading 1-0 in the Premier League. But West Ham turned the game around and won 2-1.
Leeds started the match well and took the lead when Raphinha scored after 19 minutes, with an assist by Mateusz Klich, making it 0-1.
1-1 came through an own-goal in the 67th minute.
The deciding goal came in the 90th minute, when Michail Antonio scored a 1-2 for West Ham, with an assist by Declan Rice. The team had then turned the match around.
It was Leeds’ sixth game in a row without a win.
Leeds have 3 draws 2 losses with a 5–9 goal difference in the last 5 games, while West Ham have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss and a 9–6 goal difference.
Leeds are now in 18th place in the table, while West Ham are seventh in the league.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-2 home win for West Ham in March 2021.
West Ham are unbeaten on away soil, with one win in two tries so far in the league.
Leeds have scored 6 goals. They have scored three goals at home. They’ve conceded 14 goals in total.
West Ham have scored 13 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 13 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Leeds have opened the score in 1 of their 5 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Premier League, Leeds will take on Watford (home) on 01 October 2021, Southampton (away) on 15 October 2021 and Wolverhampton (home) on 22 October 2021. West Ham play Brentford (home) on 02 October 2021, Everton (away) on 16 October 2021 and Tottenham (home) on 23 October 2021.