Sutton United vs. Leeds: Three Key Stats you need to know
Amid a largely underwhelming batch of FA Cup match-ups, only one truly sticks out for us at Football FanCast – Sutton United vs. Leeds United, which is our Fixture in Focus.
Indeed, the fourth round always lacks the glamour and upsets of its immediate predecessor but boasting home advantage and carrying an aura of invincibility after seeing their way past Forest Green, Dartford, Cheltenham and Wimbledon, the potential is certainly there for Sutton to record a giant-killing in front of their own fans.
Not that Leeds are in poor health; in fact, they’re currently third in the Championship, sitting on an eight-point cushion between themselves and seventh place. In a nutshell, Garry Monk’s side look set for the playoffs at a minimum this term.
Nonetheless, the lowest-ranked club left in the competition taking on the side in arguably the best form inevitably panders to some FA Cup magic. But what do the numbers tell us about Sunday’s meeting at Gander Green Lane?