Date:Monday October 5 2009
Leeds face Darlington in the Second round of the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy at Elland Road on Tuesday night.
The Whites have drawn their last two home games in the League against Carlisle and Charlton both in the last week.
Leeds are currently three points clear at the top of League One and are the only unbeaten side still remaining in the Football League this season after eleven games.
The Quakers are currently bottom of League Two with only two draws to show from their opening eleven league games.
Last time out they lost 1-0 at home against Macclesfield Town.
So far on their travels this season they have drawn one and lost four.
Their only victory in any competition was in the first round of this competition when they defeated Lincoln City at home 1-0.
The two clubs have only ever met four times in their history with two of those coming in the past three seasons.
Darlington are unbeaten in their only previous visit to Elland Road.
They have already clashed this season in the first round of the Carling Cup at Darlington, Leeds won 1-0 thanks to an early second half goal from Enoch Showunmi.
They met in this competition during the 2007/08 season once again at Darlington and once again Leeds won by a solitary Paul Huntington goal.
Their only other two meetings came in the 1996/97 League Cup when Darlington earned a shock 2-2 draw at Elland Road before Leeds won the return leg 2-0.
Full history of results (All cup competitions)
1996/97 Leeds 2-2 Darlington League Cup
1996/97 Darlington 0-2 Leeds League Cup
2007/08 Darlington 0-1 Leeds JPT
2008/09 Darlington 0-1 Leeds League Cup
Betting (Odds supplied by Betfair.com)
Darlington Between 15 & 16-1
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
To visit the message board, click here.
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 .
Date:Monday October 5 2009
LUFC On This Day - October 30th (Thursday October 30 2014)
LUFC Warnock - Players respect Redfearn (Wednesday October 29 2014)
LUFC On This Day - October 29th (Wednesday October 29 2014)
LUFC Lorimer latest to join Scottish Hall of Fame (Tuesday October 28 2014)
LUFC On This Day - October 28th (Tuesday October 28 2014)
LUFC Redfearn - I don't want this to be short-term (Monday October 27 2014)
LUFC Milanic - My contract continues with Leeds (Monday October 27 2014)
LUFC On This Day - October 27th (Monday October 27 2014)
LUFC Leeds Fan View v Wolverhampton Wanderers (Sunday October 26 2014)
Leeds lose after second half collapse (Sunday October 26 2014)
|Leeds Utd||1||-||1||Sheff Wed|
|18. Leeds Utd||14||4||4||6||-4||16|
|Your Support Is Vital To The Town!
» Ipswich : 30/10/2014 15:54:00
|Opposing View: Millwall
» Watford : 30/10/2014 15:53:00
|Cherries host Brighton
» Bournemouth : 30/10/2014 15:27:00
|Away Days- Is It Just About The Football?
» Brentford : 30/10/2014 15:26:00
|League Cup Quarter-Final live on Sky
» Bournemouth : 30/10/2014 15:21:00