UK time is: 22:19:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC - MEP wants Leeds crowned European Champions

Richard Corbett a Member of the European parliament has set up a petition to try and get the result of the 1973 European Cup winners cup final reversed.

Corbett Labour MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber hopes to pressurise UEFA with the petition to further look into Leeds defeat to AC Milan.

The petition regards Greek referee Christos Michas handling of the game, has well as sending off Norman Hunter he made a number of very controversial decisions against Leeds during the tie.

After a investigation by the Greek FA into allegations that Michas took a bribe he was consequently banned by them.

He was actually banned from ever officiating a European game again!

Mr Corbett has already written to all surviving members of the Leeds side to ask them to sign the petition.

Help Mr Corbett get justice for the players and staff of a fantastic team that played under Don Revie.

You can sign the petition at the following website www.richardcorbett,org,uk/leedsunitedpetition.htm

I urge not only Leeds fans but any fan of football that is fed up with all the corruption and match fixing allegations that 36 years on still hamper the game we all love.



Vital Leeds United!

Vital Leeds United is a fast growing Leeds United fan site, with the sole aim of becoming the #1 unofficial website for Leeds United fans everywhere.

The site is regularly updated with news and views regarding all the current events at Elland Road, alongside a fully interactive message forum and regularly looks at the clubs past. Vital Leeds offers everything that a Leeds United supporter could wish for. If you can think of something and suggest it, we`ll put it on the website!



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!



For the very latest League One odds

Free 15 bet when you spend 5 on The New Football Pools

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 30 2009

Time: 6:12PM

Your Comments

It should have been changed a long time ago, maybe they'll take a look at the 1975 European Cup next!!
dazza71
It should have been changed a long time ago, maybe they'll take a look at the 1975 European Cup next!!
dazza71
and while they're at it the 15 points deduction?
Gromjo
and while they're at it the 15 points deduction?
Gromjo
Yeah but the guys involved..some are not with us any more Bless them....whats the point...
kazza
Yeah but the guys involved..some are not with us any more Bless them....whats the point...
kazza
I saw this game in full on ESPN Classics in the Netherlands last week. I've seen the highlights before and it is an utter disgrace. The referee was bribed, was proven to have been paid off and the result should have been overturned, never mind a replay. Even the Dutch commentator said ''Leedshhh were cheated. It'ssshhh a dishhhgrace!" The best time to appeal for this would have been a couple of years ago when Milan were penalised during the Italian bribery scandal. It may now be too late.
AmsterdamWhite
I saw this game in full on ESPN Classics in the Netherlands last week. I've seen the highlights before and it is an utter disgrace. The referee was bribed, was proven to have been paid off and the result should have been overturned, never mind a replay. Even the Dutch commentator said ''Leedshhh were cheated. It'ssshhh a dishhhgrace!" The best time to appeal for this would have been a couple of years ago when Milan were penalised during the Italian bribery scandal. It may now be too late.
AmsterdamWhite
Incidentally, even without Bremner and Giles, it was one of the most dominating performances I've seen from any Leeds side. We hammered them and lost out due to excellent Italian defending and the bent officiating.
AmsterdamWhite
Incidentally, even without Bremner and Giles, it was one of the most dominating performances I've seen from any Leeds side. We hammered them and lost out due to excellent Italian defending and the bent officiating.
AmsterdamWhite
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Dawson hat-trick in Leeds win (Wednesday July 30 2014)

LUFC Lees set to complete Owls move (Wednesday July 30 2014)

LUFC Leeds end interest in defender (Wednesday July 30 2014)

LUFC Leeds Fans View v Swindon Town (Wednesday July 30 2014)

LUFC On This Day - July 30th (Wednesday July 30 2014)

LUFC On This Day - July 29th (Tuesday July 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. dazza71 464
2. leeds1975 325
3. deslondon 165
4. erni 128
5. iwa 73
6. SimonTVW 50
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

LUFC Dawson hat-trick in Leeds win
Leeds Utd : 30/07/2014 21:37:00
LUFC Lees set to complete Owls move
Leeds Utd : 30/07/2014 20:48:00
LUFC Leeds end interest in defender
Leeds Utd : 30/07/2014 19:57:00
Blog: StAn's Fans 3-/07/14
Birmingham : 30/07/2014 19:09:00
Birmingham Sign Celtic Striker
Birmingham : 30/07/2014 18:59:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do you think Leeds will finish in 2014/15?
Suggested By:  
Automatic promotion 8%
Play-offs 12%
7-12 17%
13-18 34%
19-21 6%
Relegated 23%