Leeds started, West Ham finished. In the opening match of the week in the Premier League, West Ham United defeated Leeds United 2-1 on Elland Road. Leeds United hosted West Ham United in the opening match of week 12 in the Premier League.
Leeds United just won a penalty in the 4th minute. West Ham goalkeeper Fabianski took the penalty used by Mateusz Klich, but after VAR inspection, it was determined that the experienced goalkeeper committed a line violation. While the penalty was repeated, Klich sent the ball to the net this time and put his team ahead 1-0.
West Ham, who fell 1-0 behind, responded quickly. Tomas Soucek made the score 1-1 with a goal in the 25th minute and the first half ended in a draw.
While entering the last part of the match, West Ham’s defender Ogbonna scored a header in the 80th minute, putting his team ahead 2-1 on the road.
With no more goals in the remaining minutes, Leeds United took the lead at home, losing 2-1 to West Ham United.
Following this result, West Ham reached 20 points, while Leeds United remained at 14 points.