Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC - Hartlepool v Leeds preview

LUFC - Hartlepool v Leeds preview

Leeds travel to Hartlepool United on Saturday for their final League game of the season with a place in the Play Offs already secured.

Form

Hartlepool
Pool won a crucial relegation battle 3-2 at Yeovil Town last Saturday a result that now sees them four points clear of the relegation zone with only two games remaining.
Last time out at home they lost 3-2 against Play Off hopefuls Scunthorpe United.

Victoria Park has been the place to be this season to see goals, in twenty two League games there have been 84 goals, an average of almost four each game.

Recent home form (last game first) LWLLWL

Leeds
Leeds beat fellow Play Off hopefuls Tranmere Rovers 3-1 at Elland Road last Saturday.
Last time out on their travels they lost in injury time at Champions Leicester City.

Recent away form (last game first) LDWWDD

History

The two clubs have only ever met on six occasions with their first ever League encounters being only last season.
At Hartlepool they have met just twice with Leeds winning a FA Cup tie in 1979 6-2 and last seasons League encounter finished 1-1.

They have already met twice this season at Elland Road.
They met in the Carling Cup in September when Leeds twice came from behind to win with a last minute goal though Andy Robinson.

The two clubs clashed again in the League in November, this time Leeds won more easily 4-1 although it was only 1-1 at half time.


Full history of results (League unless stated)

1965/66 Leeds 4-2 Hartlepool League Cup
1978/79 Hartlepool 2-6 Leeds FA Cup
2007/08 Leeds 2-0 Hartlepool
2007/08 Hartlepool 1-1 Leeds
2008/09 Leeds 3-2 Hartlepool
2008/09 Leeds 4-1 Hartlepool




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

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online




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

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Thursday April 23 2009
Time: 7:59PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Leeds United v Nottingham Forest - History

Vital Leeds looks at the head-to-head record between Leeds United and Nottingham Forest at Elland Road through the years

LUFC Doukara to continue hot streak?

Betting ahead of the game this afternoon

LUFC Scott Duncan in charge of Forest clash

Scott Duncan will be the man in charge of the clash between Leeds United and Nottingham Forest.

LUFC On This Day - February 6th

A look back at what happened on this day February 6th in the history of Leeds United

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How do you think Leeds will do against Forest?
Suggested By:
Win57%
Lose17%
Draw26%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 28 17 5 6 56 27
2 Middlesbrough 27 17 4 6 55 23
3 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
4 Burnley 29 14 10 5 52 21
5 Derby County 29 13 11 5 50 14
6 Ipswich 29 13 9 7 48 3
7 Sheff Wed 29 12 11 6 47 11
8 Birmingham 29 13 8 8 47 9
9 Cardiff 29 11 11 7 44 5
10 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
11 Forest 29 9 12 8 39 5
12 Wolves 29 10 9 10 39 -1
13 Q.P.R. 29 8 12 9 36 0
14 Preston 29 8 12 9 36 -2
15 Leeds Utd 29 8 12 9 36 -4
16 Reading 29 9 8 12 35 0
17 Huddersfield 29 8 8 13 32 -3
18 Blackburn 27 6 12 9 30 0
19 Fulham 28 6 10 12 28 -5
20 MK Dons 28 7 5 16 26 -18
21 Rotherham 29 7 4 18 25 -18
22 Bristol City 29 5 10 14 25 -23
23 Charlton 29 5 9 15 24 -29
24 Bolton 29 3 12 14 21 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Leeds Fixtures (view all)

Feb 6 2016 3:00PM : Nottingham Forest (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 15 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Watford (a)
FA Cup
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 29 2016 7:45PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Leeds Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza7182
2.deslondon58
3.Tiny T35
4.erni24
5.SimonTVW18
6.BtheD9
7.King Billy6
8.ultraleeds5
9.Oyper3
10.iwa3