Date:Sunday December 19 2010
Leeds United boss Simon Grayson was delighted with the performance of his side when they defeated league leaders Queens Park Rangers 2-0 at Elland Road.
Grayson described the performance as outstanding as Leeds inflicted Rangers first away defeat of the season thanks to two Max Gradel goals.
Speaking on Radio Leeds, Grayson said, "I`m delighted with the performance and the manner of how we won, I thought we were outstanding for large parts of the game and dominated. We defended well when we needed to do as a team. We worked hard, we made tackles and competed, and when we had possession of the ball we were certainly a major threat."
Leeds had already looked a threat with Luciano Becchio forcing Paddy Kenny into a great save and Robert Snodgrass saw another effort just go wide of the post when they eventually took the lead on 25 minutes.
Some excellent work by Snodgrass eventually found Howson at the far post and he headed back for Gradel to drill home with his left foot.
Becchio was thwarted again early in the second half by Kenny but they eventually put the game out of sight on 70 minutes when Gradel again drilled home with his left foot.
Leeds had more chances with Howson and Snodgrass both thwarted as Rangers had no answer to the Leeds pressure.
The win sets up Leeds nicely for the busy Christmas period and with Cardiff not playing because of the weather and Swansea losing they took the opportunity to move within three points of leaders Rangers and claim the second automatic promotion spot.
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:Sunday December 19 2010
LUFC Derby clash moved for live TV coverage (Tuesday October 13 2015)
LUFC Preston clash moved (Tuesday October 13 2015)
LUFC Watch Jordan Botaka score for DR Congo (Tuesday October 13 2015)
LUFC On This Day - October 13th (Tuesday October 13 2015)
LUFC Botaka on target for DR Congo (Monday October 12 2015)
LUFC Coyle sees red in Leeds defeat (Monday October 12 2015)
LUFC Bury Boss Tipping Erwin To Make An Impact (Monday October 12 2015)
LUFC On This Day - October 12th (Monday October 12 2015)
LUFC International Round-Up: Blow For Young Keeper (Sunday October 11 2015)
LUFC Erwin lasts 53 minutes on Bury debut (Sunday October 11 2015)
|16. Leeds Utd||10||2||5||3||-4||11|
|19. MK Dons||10||2||2||6||-5||8|
|RUFC - Twenty's Plenty - Further Article
» Rotherham : 13/10/2015 14:16:01
|RUFC - Reserves In Action This Afternoon
» Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:49:01
|RUFC - Redfearn Honoured To Be Rotherham Manager
» Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:37:00
|RUFC - Chairman 'Neil Ticked All The Pudding'
» Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:30:01
|Saadi To Make Pompey Debut?
» Cardiff : 13/10/2015 12:00:00