Leeds - LUFC Scunthorpe v Leeds Match Preview
UK time is: 15:48:49
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC Scunthorpe v Leeds Match Preview

Scunthorpe United welcome Leeds United to Glanford Park on Saturday with both sides desperate for the three points.


The Iron are in form at the moment winning their last two games including last time out when they won 2-0 at Watford.

Last time out at home they were beaten 3-1 by Doncaster Rovers depsite taking an early lead through Martyn Woolford.

So far this season at home they have played six, won one, drawn two and lost three.

They are currently in fifteenth spot with seventeen points from thirteen games.

Home Form: LWLDDL

The Whites are struggling at the moment having lost four of their last five games and were beaten 4-0 at home by Cardiff City on Monday.

Last time out away from home they won 2-1 at Middlesbrough thanks to goals from Davide Somma and Luciano Becchio.

So far this season on their travels they have played six, won two, drawn two and lost two.

They are currently in sixteenth position, also with seventeen points from thirteen games.

Away form: DWLdLW


The two clubs have only ever met on ten occasions at Scunthorpe with the home side winning three, Leeds four and three draws.

The last time they met at Glanford Park was on the opening day of the 2008/09 season when Leeds came from behind to win 2-1 thanks to goals from Jermaine Beckford and Enoch Showunmi.

Full list of results at Scunthorpe (League unless stated)
1960/61 Scunthorpe 3-2 Leeds
1961/62 Scunthorpe 2-1 Leeds
1962/63 Scunthorpe 0-2 Leeds
1963/64 Scunthorpe 0-1 Leeds
1983/84 Scunthorpe 1-1 Leeds FA Cup
1983/84 Scunthorpe 4-2 Leeds FA Cup
1992/93 Scunthorpe 2-2 Leeds League Cup
2002/03 Scunthorpe 0-2 Leeds FA Cup
2008/09 Scunthorpe 1-2 Leeds

Betting (Odds supplied by Sportingbet.Com)

Scunthorpe 6/4
Draw 9/4
Leeds 31/20

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

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 28 2010

Time: 7:15AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Leeds Fan View v QPR (Sunday November 29 2015)

LUFC Evans - Byram talks this week (Sunday November 29 2015)

Leeds Beaten At Loftus Road (Sunday November 29 2015)

LUFC On This Day - November 29th (Sunday November 29 2015)

QPR v Leeds - Teamsheets! (Saturday November 28 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 194
2. Tiny T 149
3. erni 71
4. deslondon 70
5. King Billy 57
6. SimonTVW 38
7. Oyper 28
8. bago 19
9. ultraleeds 15
10. Spanky White 13

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Blackburn 18 4 9 5 1 21
15. Wolves 18 5 6 7 -1 21
16. Forest 18 5 5 8 -3 20
17. Leeds Utd 18 4 7 7 -5 19
18. Preston 18 3 9 6 -3 18
19. MK Dons 18 4 4 10 -9 16
20. Bristol City 18 3 7 8 -12 16

Leeds Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Video - Burnley Highlights (h)
Cardiff : 29/11/2015 14:29:01
Video - Fulham Highlights (a)
Preston : 29/11/2015 14:25:01
Video - Reading Highlights (h)
Forest : 29/11/2015 14:22:01
Video - Middlesbrough Highlights (h)
Huddersfield : 29/11/2015 14:14:00
Video - Ipswich Highlights (h)
Charlton : 29/11/2015 14:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do Leeds most need to strengthen in the January window?
Suggested By:  
Goal 2%
Defence 13%
Midfield 10%
Attack 75%