LUFC Bruce suffered groin injury
Leeds United defender Alex Bruce was forced off very early in yesterday`s win over Queens Park Rangers after suffering a groin injury in the warm up.
Bruce lasted just ten minutes before being replaced by Leigh Bromby at the heart of the Leeds defender.
The defender had already received treatment and the PA announcer had already announced the substituution five minutes before it eventually happened.
Leeds soss Simon Grayson confirmed the injury when speaking on Radio Leeds after the game when he said, "He got a groin injury in the warm up, felt he was ok to start but got a reoccurrence of it quite quickly."
With fellow central defender Andy O`Brien already on the sidelines it gave Leigh Bromby the opportunity to take his chance.
Bromby making only his second appearance of the season put in an accomplished performance alongside Neil Collins at the heart of the Leeds defence and helped the side to their first clean sheet at home since September.
Leeds boss Simon Grayson will be hoping that both Bruce and O`Brien can quickly return to action with the busy Christmas period of fixtures now upon us.
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 .