Date:Wednesday November 25 2009
Regular Vital Leeds contributor, Tiny T gives us his thoughts once again on the players performances in last night`s last gasp win over Leyton orient.
Not much to do, couple of first half saves to keep the score at 0-0
Not at the races in the first half, gave the ball away easily and tackled poorly, better in second half
Another steady display with some last ditch defending at times, left exposed as Orient played well in the first 45 minutes
Another with last ditch defending, exposed by weak midfield, aimless balls forward though.
Yet again Hughes went into headless chicken mode, exposed by Snodgrass down the left.
Wasted out wide, needs to be in his more natural Central role, good first half, shot and couple of runs.
Battled away but to little avail, another whose passing was aimless.
What a waste, tackled like a fairy, man of the match Saturday not quite the worst v Orient.
Started playing in the second minute of time added on, says it all, too much ball watching not enough work ethic, worst player for me.
Little quality to work off, first chance of the night but the ball just wouldn't come down
Again no quality of ball, as it was sent long and high most of the night.
White - 7 - Solid in defence and got forward using his pace and attacking the space when possible.
Gradel - 8 - Star Man - Only got 20 minutes but changed the game, alert, tricky and smashed in the all important goal.
Grella - 5 - Little time to make an impact.
The Orient team will feel hard done by going away empty handed, but we kept going until the end and got the all important three points.
The midfield was none existent for most of the night and anyone of them could have been taken off. Snodgrass needs to have a wake up call has he still looks unfit and off the pace.
The introduction of some genuine pace in White and Gradel swung the game Leeds way and both gave the team width, which is yet again a problem. Howson needs to be in the middle so either Doyle or Kilkenny should make way out wide, I would put Grella and White/Johnson or both one at Left Back the other in front on the left.
A mystery why no big man on the bench when we played launch it all night, also no covering Centre Half, if anything the bench looked a little bare.
Once again thanks for your very frank and honest views of the game Tiny.
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:Wednesday November 25 2009
Half Time: Leeds United 2-1 Watford (Saturday February 28 2015)
Billy Sharp starts for Leeds against Watford (Saturday February 28 2015)
LUFC Bamba to sting the hornets? (Saturday February 28 2015)
Midfielder feels he has played his last Leeds game (Saturday February 28 2015)
LUFC Leeds United v Watford - History (Saturday February 28 2015)
LUFC On This Day - February 28th (Saturday February 28 2015)
LUFC Can Leeds get back to winning ways? (Friday February 27 2015)
LUFC Blackpool (a) - Ticket Information (Friday February 27 2015)
LUFC Haines in charge of Watford clash (Friday February 27 2015)
LUFC On This Day - February 27th (Friday February 27 2015)
|16. Leeds Utd||34||11||8||15||-9||41|
» Rotherham : 28/02/2015 23:16:00
|That was worse - Karanka
» Middlesbrough : 28/02/2015 21:53:00
|Bournemouth hit wall of Steele
» Bournemouth : 28/02/2015 21:09:00
|Tindall: It will turn for us
» Bournemouth : 28/02/2015 21:06:00
» Bournemouth : 28/02/2015 20:30:00