UK time is: 15:17:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC -Carlisle United v Leeds United preview

Leeds return to their usual lunch time kick off for away games against Carlisle United this weekend after a rare 3pm start at Swindon last week.

The two clubs are very familiar with each other after meeting four times last season including the Play off semi final when Leeds won in dramatic circumstances.

Form
Carlisle lost their first game of the season last weekend when going down 2-1 at Scunthorpe United.
Leeds won on their travels 3-1 at Swindon Town playing over 80 minutes with only ten men.

So far this season at home Carlisle have an excellent home record winning three out of three. They beat Crewe Alexandra 4-2, Yeovil Town 4-1 and Southend United 2-1.

Leeds have so far beat Scunthorpe United 2-1, Swindon Town 3-1 and drew at Yeovil Town 1-1.

Team news

Carlisle United
Ex Leeds man Michael Bridges has been passed fit and could play against his former club after suffering with a hamstring injury.
New loan signing Jennison Myrie-Williams could make his debut after joining from Bristol City.


Leeds United
The Whites will be without Alan Sheehan who serves the first game of a three match ban following his sending off at Swindon last week.
Aiden White or Andy Hughes are most likely to fill his place in the left back spot.
Casper Ankergren is back in full training and will be pushing for a start.


History
The clubs have only met on eight previous occasions with Carlisle winning two, Leeds four and two draws.
The most recent clash was when Leeds won a dramatic play off semi final second leg 2-0, Jonny Howson scored in the last minute to give Leeds a 3-2 aggregate win.

Full record at Carlisle (League unless stated)
1949/50 Carlisle United 2-5 Leeds United FA Cup
1974/75 Carlisle United 1-2 Leeds United
1982/83 Carlisle United 2-2 Leeds United
1983/84 Carlisle United 1-0 Leeds United
1984/85 Carlisle United 2-2 Leeds United
1985/86 Carlisle United 1-2 Leeds United
2007/08 Carlisle United 3-1 Leeds United
2007/08 Carlisle United 0-2 Leeds United Play off Semi Final 2nd Leg




Join Vital Leeds United!

With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.

Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital today?

It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital leeds .






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




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 19 2008

Time: 8:31PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC On This Day - October 1st (Wednesday October 1 2014)

LUFC Milanic wants a high tempo (Tuesday September 30 2014)

LUFC Leeds v Reading - Team News (Tuesday September 30 2014)

LUFC Leeds United v Reading - History (Tuesday September 30 2014)

LUFC On This Day - September 30th (Tuesday September 30 2014)

LUFC On This Day - September 29th (Monday September 29 2014)

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. deslondon 2
2. Whiteknight 1
3. ultraleeds 1
4. bago 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Blackburn 10 4 2 4 -2 14
12. Brentford 10 4 2 4 -3 14
13. Cardiff 10 3 4 3 0 13
14. Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 -2 13
15. Bournemouth 10 3 3 4 1 12
16. Millwall 10 3 2 5 -3 11
17. Rotherham 10 3 2 5 -4 11

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Said - Latics 0 Forest 0
» Wigan : 01/10/2014 15:01:00
RUFC - View From The Opposition - Blackburn Rovers
» Rotherham : 01/10/2014 14:34:00
No Marshall Surprise For Caretaker Duo
» Cardiff : 01/10/2014 14:34:00
Ollie - We Need Our Confidence Back
» Millwall : 01/10/2014 13:55:00
Hyypia - We Should've Won
» Brighton : 01/10/2014 13:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How do you think Leeds will do against Reading?
Suggested By:  
Win 38%
Lose 42%
Draw 20%