UK time is: 15:29:54
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC Gillingham v Leeds Match Preview

Leeds United travel to Gillingham on Saturday with automatic promotion once again in their hands.

Form


Gillingham
The Gills are fighting relegation at the moment with them only three points above the relegation zone.

Last time out they drew 1-1 with Brighton at home.

Their home form this season as kept them out of the relegation zone and they are unbeaten in their last six home games.

So far at home this season they have won ten, drawn eight and lost three

Recent home form: DWDWDW

Leeds
The Whites moved back into the final automatic place on Tuesday night with a 3-1 win at Carlisle United.

The have now won their last three games, with two of these on the road.

So far this season away from home they have won eleven, drawn five and lost five.

Recent away form: WWLLWD

History

The two clubs have only ever met on four occasions at the Priestfield Stadium with both sides winning one and two games being drawn.

The last time they met at Gillingham was in controversial circumstances that saw an end to Leeds perfect start to the season in their eight game.

Leeds led 1-0 thanks to a Seb Carole goal in the first half but were reduced to nine men after only fifty seven minutes.
Both strikers, Tresor Kandol and Jermaine Beckford saw red as referee David McDermid infuriated the following support, which required him needed a police escort off the pitch at the final whistle.
To compound matters Gillingham equalised deep into injury time.

Full list of results (League unless stated)

1984/85 Gillingham 1-2 Leeds League Cup
1984/85 Leeds 3-2 Gillingham League Cup
2002/03 Gillingham 1-1 Leeds FA Cup
2002/03 Leeds 2-1 Gillingham FA Cup
2004/05 Gillingham 2-1 Leeds
2004/05 Leeds 1-1 Gillingham
2007/08 Gillingham 1-1 Leeds
2007/08 Leeds 2-1 Gillingham
2009/10 Leeds 4-1 Gillingham


Betting (odds supplied by Betfair.com)

Match Betting

Gillingham 7/2
Draw 11/4
Leeds 5/6




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 .






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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 15 2010

Time: 8:03PM

Your Comments

Lads are full of confidence again, lets hope we can continue this at Gillingham.
dazza71
Keep the same team, the change has been good to shake up the opposition defences. Teams I think got to know us and we were too predictable with Beckford up front. If they played him out of the game then they beat us.
Only-Sleggin
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC On This Day - October 2nd (Thursday October 2 2014)

Stats: Leeds United v Reading (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Leeds and Reading in stalemate (Wednesday October 1 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 1st (Wednesday October 1 2014)

LUFC Milanic wants a high tempo (Tuesday September 30 2014)

LUFC Leeds v Reading - Team News (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Archived Leeds Articles

List All Vital Leeds Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dazza71 27
2. Tiny T 4
3. erni 3
4. deslondon 2
5. Whiteknight 1
6. ultraleeds 1
7. SimonTVW 1
8. Salazzar 1
9. Oyper 1
10. bago 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Sheff Wed 10 4 4 2 3 16
10. Reading 10 4 3 3 0 15
11. Blackburn 10 4 2 4 -2 14
12. Leeds Utd 10 4 2 4 -2 14
13. Brentford 10 4 2 4 -3 14
14. Cardiff 10 3 4 3 0 13
15. Bournemouth 10 3 3 4 1 12

Breaking League News

RUFC - Middlesbrough Tickets On Sale
Rotherham : 02/10/2014 13:03:00
Sagbo signing opens door for McAlinden
Wolves : 02/10/2014 12:00:00
Cherries travel to Bolton
Bournemouth : 02/10/2014 11:16:00
Wolves were shell-shocked
Wolves : 02/10/2014 10:21:00
Wolves : 02/10/2014 10:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match v Reading?
Suggested By:  
Silvestre 33%
Byram 5%
Bellusci 5%
Pearce 5%
Cooper 0%
Sloth 21%
Cook 0%
Mowatt 5%
Doukara 5%
Antenucci 0%
Bianchi 21%
Murphy 0%
Austin 0%
Sharp 0%