Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC - Leicester v Leeds preview

LUFC - Leicester v Leeds preview

Leeds travel to Leicester City for a lunch time kick off in front of the live Sky TV cameras on Easter Monday.

Form

Leicester
The Foxes will go into the game knowing that three points will leave them on the verge of promotion back to the Championship at the first attempt.

They have had something of a wobble in recent weeks but got back to winning ways on Saturday when they came from behind to beat lowly Hereford United away.

Last time out at home they drew 2-2 with Carlisle United

Recent home form (last game first) DDWDDD

Leeds
The Whites recorded their ninth consecutive home win on Saturday when beating Stockport County 1-0.
Their problem all season as been their away form. They thought they had solved this after winning two consecutive games away and were leading 2-0 at Leyton Orient last Tuesday night with the O`S down to ten men, they somehow managed to throw the two goal lead away and had to be happy with a draw in the end.
That result almost guarantees they will finish no higher than in a play off position.

Recent away form (last game first) DWWDDL

History

Leeds have played no other clubs more times than they have played Leicester in their history.
The two clubs have met on 112 occasions with 57 of these being at Leicester.
Leicester have the advantage at home with 25 wins to Leeds 14 and 18 being drawn.

Leeds have made one previous trip to The Walker Stadium in 2006/07, Robbie Blake gave Leeds to lead on the stroke of half time with a twenty yard shot. There was still time for Leicester to equalise before the break through Iain Hume and that`s how the game finished.

The two clubs met on Boxing Day at Elland Road in Simon Grayson`s first game in charge for Leeds, Matt Oakley thought he had gained the visitors all three points until Robert Snodgrass equalised in the last minute for Leeds.

Results at Leicester since 1998/99 (league unless stated)
1998/99 Leicester 2-1 Leeds League Cup
1998/99 Leicester 1-2 Leeds
1999/00 Leicester 0-0 Leeds League Cup (Leicester won 4-2 on penalties)
1999/00 Leicester 2-1 Leeds
2000/01 Leicester 3-1 Leeds
2001/02 Leicester 0-6 Leeds League Cup
2001/02 Leicester 0-2 Leeds
2003/04 Leicester 4-0 Leeds
2004/05 Leicester 2-0 Leeds
2005/06 Leicester 1-1 Leeds
2006/07 Leicester 1-1 Leeds



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 .





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.

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Sunday April 12 2009
Time: 12:38PM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Bristol City v Leeds United Highlights

Highlights from the clash between Bristol City and Leeds United on Tuesday evening

LUFC Monk - Our Performance Deserved At Least A Point

Leeds United head coach Gary Monk felt his sides performance deserved to take something from the game at Bristol City

Stats: Bristol City v Leeds United

All the stats from Bristol City (1) vs (0) Leeds United, Ashton Gate, 27/09/16 7.45pm Att: 19699

Winning Run Ends At Ashton Gate

Leeds United saw their four game winning run come to an end in a 1-0 defeat at Bristol City.

Bristol City won the game on the hour when Pablo Hernandez was robbed in the Leeds midfield and with

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the match v Bristol City?
Suggested By:
Green13%
Ayling4%
Bartlett38%
Jansson0%
Taylor0%
O'Kane23%
Phillips9%
Hernandez9%
Wood0%
Dallas0%
Sacko4%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
3 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
4 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
5 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
6 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
7 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
8 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
9 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Leeds Results (view all)

Leeds Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Wigan Athletic (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 25 2016 7:45PM : Norwich City (H)
Capital One Cup
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Burton Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71189
2.deslondon91
3.Tiny T76
4.King Billy42
5.SimonTVW36
6.8ballali29
7.ultraleeds29
8.erni26
9.Oyper21
10.bago16