UK time is: 12:18:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC Fans view v Lincoln City

Regular Vital Leeds contributor des, made the long trip north from Herefordshire and gives us his first fans view from the 4-0 Carling Cup win over Lincoln City.

Schmeichel - 7
what rating can you give a man who does not put a foot wrong, yet had so little to do

Connolly - 8
Often played well ahead of his defensive team mates, maybe due to the game being over very early, but he looked self assured.

Bruce - 7
Bye Bye Naylor. He may not have been up against the quality that Derby had but surely he will start against Forest

Collins - 7
Had less to do tonight, as his partner had legs.

Bessone - 5
Needs to gain some confidence, I'm not sure if he is good enough? He was turned inside out at times.

Watt - 9
I`m sure he is a Brazilian in disguise. Linked up well with everyone, including Sam on the other wing. He was outstanding.
Grayson put him upfront with Grella for the last thirty minutes and this killed the game, but he was still lively enough.

Sam -. 9* Man Of The Match
Another Brazilian performance on the wing. He really was a pleasure to watch. A goal, an assist and he won a penalty.

Kilkenny - 8
His best performance that I have ever seen, though he still lost the ball in vulnerable areas, including once almost gifting them a goal

Howson - 7
Great work from Mr Howson. Is anyone going to say he went missing?

Johnson - 6
Worked hard and tried a little too hard to score from outside the box, but a good enough performance

Becchio - 7
Worked hard as usual. I am not going to win any prizes by saying he lacks a little quality at times.

Substitutes

Grella - 4

If only white had squared the ball to him in the last seconds then he would have had a tap in. Otherwise a poor 30 minutes

White - 5
Not very impressive today, but maybe not helped by the game being over when he came on

Hughes - 5
He try`s

Summary
When it goes right this season then I`m sure we can have a few goal fests at ER.
Sam and Watt were outstanding and its hard to chose a Man Of the Match between them.
At times I thought I was watching Brazil. We passed the ball assuredly around the pitch making a mockery of Lincoln.

Lincoln did have some good spells, again showing how a better team may expose our midfield.

When Grella and White came on we changed the formation to 4-4-2, with Grella and Watt up front.

Maybe it was that the game was already over but Watt and Grella was not nearly as effective.

Where will Snodgrass fit in with Watt and Sam? I guess in a more central role.

Great game to watch and only cost 12.
My first fans view and not to the standard of Tiny or Erni, but at least we won unlike when Erni does it lol.

Thanks for your fans view des, it made the long trip well worth while by the sounds of it.


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!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 11 2010

Time: 3:16PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Leeds a big price at home (Saturday October 25 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 25th (Saturday October 25 2014)

LUFC Leeds v Wolves - Over The Years (Friday October 24 2014)

LUFC Will Leeds slay the Wolves? (Friday October 24 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 24th (Friday October 24 2014)

LUFC Leeds United v Wolves Team News (Thursday October 23 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 377
2. deslondon 114
3. erni 83
4. SimonTVW 61
5. King Billy 60
6. Oyper 43
7. bago 37
8. Tiny T 32
9. ultraleeds 28
10. iwa 15

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Brentford 13 5 4 4 -1 19
13. Sheff Wed 13 4 6 3 0 18
14. Rotherham 13 4 4 5 -3 16
15. Leeds Utd 13 4 4 5 -3 16
16. Huddersfield 13 4 4 5 -6 16
17. Reading 13 4 3 6 -8 15
18. Millwall 13 3 5 5 -3 14

Breaking League News

Blues Fans Confident of Win
Birmingham : 25/10/2014 11:51:00
Birmingham Desperate for Home Win
Birmingham : 25/10/2014 11:42:00
James Tavernier Latics Man Of The Match v Millwall
Wigan : 25/10/2014 11:13:00
Derby v Latics - Big Game Preview
Wigan : 25/10/2014 10:44:00
Bolton vs Brentford Match Preview
Brentford : 25/10/2014 10:03:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How will Leeds do against Wolves?
Suggested By:  
Win 44%
Lose 17%
Draw 39%