UK time is: 20:12:09
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC Leeds v Watford Vital Preview

Leeds entertain Watford in the Carling Cup on Tuesday night hoping to keep up the momentum after winning their first five games in all competition`s this season.

Form


Leeds

Leeds have a 100% record this season, they have won two games at home and three away.

The Whites are unbeaten at home since January and have won thirteen of their last fourteen at Elland Road.

In the first round they defeated Darlington 1-0 away thanks to a goal from Enoch Showunmi.

Last season Leeds made round four before unluckily losing 2-1 at Derby.

Watford

Watford have had a reasonable start to their season winning two, drawing two and suffering just the one defeat in all competitions this season.

The Hornets only defeat came at Sheffield United where they lost 2-0.

In the first round they defeated Barnet 2-0 away from home but had to wait till extra time to see off their League Two opponents.

Last season they also made the fourth round before Premiership Tottenham Hotspur beat them 2-1 at Vicarage Road.

History

The two clubs have only ever met six times at Elland Road with the home side having slightly the better record winning three to Watford`s two with one being drawn.

Watford won on their first two visits to Elland Road, the first came in a League Cup tie in 1984 when they won 4-0.

They have also met in the League Cup once at Watford with them also winning that game 2-1 in 1992.

The last time they met at Elland Road was in the 2005/06 season when Leeds won 2-1 thanks to two goals from Robbie Blake.

The last time they met was in the 2005/06 Championship Play off final when Leeds didn`t turn up and were beaten 3-0.

History of results at Elland Road (League unless stated)

1984/85 Leeds 0-4 Watford League Cup
1988/89 Leeds 0-1 Watford
1989/90 Leeds 2-1 Watford
1999/00 Leeds 3-1 Watford
2004/05 Leeds 2-2 Watford
2005/06 Leeds 2-1 Watford

Betting (Odds from Betfair.com)

Match Betting (90 minutes)
Leeds 11/10
Draw 5/2
Watford 5/2






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 .


Bookmark and Share





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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday August 23 2009

Time: 9:29PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Cellino ban extended (Thursday March 5 2015)

LUFC Leeds Loan Watch - Midweek (Thursday March 5 2015)

LUFC Leeds Fan View v Ipswich (Thursday March 5 2015)

LUFC On This Day - March 5th (Thursday March 5 2015)

Leeds return to winning ways (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Stats: Leeds United v Ipswich Town (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Archived Leeds Articles

List All Vital Leeds Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dazza71 159
2. deslondon 58
3. Tiny T 44
4. erni 35
5. thefallengiants 32
6. SimonTVW 31
7. Oyper 22
8. King Billy 20
9. bago 3
10. iwa 2

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Charlton 35 10 15 10 -5 45
13. Birmingham 35 11 12 12 -10 45
14. Cardiff 35 11 11 13 -4 44
15. Leeds Utd 35 12 8 15 -8 44
16. Huddersfield 35 11 9 15 -15 42
17. Bolton 35 11 8 16 -11 41
18. Reading 35 11 8 16 -16 41

Breaking League News

RUFC - Gaffer Looking For Central-Defender
Rotherham : 05/03/2015 20:03:00
LUFC Cellino ban extended
Leeds Utd : 05/03/2015 20:00:01
Curbishley Joins Fulham Backroom Staff
Fulham : 05/03/2015 19:59:01
LUFC Leeds Loan Watch - Midweek
Leeds Utd : 05/03/2015 19:59:01
McClaren On Brighton Loss
Derby County : 05/03/2015 19:24:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match v Ipswich?
Suggested By:  
Silvestri 13%
Wootton 0%
Bamba 0%
Cooper 1%
Taylor 1%
Cook 0%
Mowatt 8%
Murphy 46%
Sharp 29%
Byram 1%
Bellusci 1%