UK time is: 08:05:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Friendship Put On Ice

Ex-Leeds striker/winger Darren Huckerby returns to Elland Road on Saturday, but will put his friendship with Gary Kelly on ice.

The only other time that Huckerby has returned to Elland Road was with Manchester City in August 2002, when Leeds won 3-0 in the Premiership.

Huckerby: “It's only the second time that I have been back there since I left so it will be nice to go back and I'm sure that I'll bump into one or two familiar faces.

“Obviously, I know Kel very well. I've played against him before and with him - he has been a great servant to the club.

“But that's not my problem. I have got to do everything in my power to win the game. Kel's not daft. We've played against each other before so it will be a good battle.

“It is a big, big game for us. I'll be looking forward to it. We have got to pick up as many points as we can but we're not stupid. We know that it is going to be very difficult. While there is still a chance, we will battle for the points. It is going to be a very difficult game and they are in front of their own fans.

“We are still confident and we have made a few changes. Jason Shackell came in and done brilliant so we are looking forward to the game and are looking to keep building. We have got to try to get a settled side and hopefully go and take the three points.

“We have got to stand up and be counted, there's no doubt about that. It will be fast and furious and a tough game.”




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday March 10 2006

Time: 5:03PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Leeds Articles

Archived Leeds Articles

List All Vital Leeds Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dazza71 445
2. leeds1975 314
3. deslondon 162
4. erni 114
5. iwa 72
6. SimonTVW 49
7. Tiny T 42
8. PDIRISH 40
9. King Billy 39
10. ultraleeds 25

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Leeds Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Millwall 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Elphick: New pitches will be a massive plus
» Bournemouth : 30/07/2014 08:00:00
Cherries beat Pompey
» Bournemouth : 30/07/2014 07:53:00
Fulham Sell Dejagah
» Fulham : 30/07/2014 07:38:00
LUFC Hockaday - Tom Lees could move on
» Leeds Utd : 30/07/2014 07:35:00
LUFC Leeds Fans View v Swindon Town
» Leeds Utd : 30/07/2014 07:26:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think Leeds will finish in 2014/15?
Suggested By:  
Automatic promotion 7%
Play-offs 11%
7-12 18%
13-18 34%
19-21 7%
Relegated 23%