Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

Scunthorpe Utd 2-1 Leeds United

Scunthorpe Utd 2-1 Leeds United

Despite taking the lead, Leeds were beaten for the second time running after a gritty performance by their hosts Scunthorpe.

Robbie Blake shot Leeds ahead after 40 minutes but that lead was shortlived as Matthew Sparrow equalised a minute later. Billy Sharp got the winner for Scunthorpe from a corner in the 52nd minute.

With the start of the Championship campaign just round the corner, we hope this form will be shortlived, as a bad start to the season could be disasterous for our promotion hopes.


TEAMS


Scunthorpe United 2 (Sparrow 41, Sharp 52)
Leeds United 1 (Blake 40)


Scunthorpe United: Murphy (Lillis 39min) Mulligan (Asamoah 77min), Ridley, Crosby (Foster 46min), Hinds, Byrne, Sparrow, Torpey, Baraclough (Twibey 85min), A. Butler (Williams 62min), Keogh (Sharp 46min) . Subs not used: Goodwin.


Leeds United: Sullivan, Kelly, Parker, Livermore, Gregan, P. Butler, Richardson, Bakke, Beckford (Garra 46min), Blake, Carole. Subs not used: Griffiths, Bennett, Rose, Morris, Bayley, Hird, Howson.


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

Writer:
Date:Wednesday July 26 2006
Time: 1:36PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua Tells It As It Is

Recent Leeds United Articles

LUFC Young Defender Continues To Impress During Loan

Liam Kitching makes team of the week

LUFC Reading (A) - Ticket Information

Ticket information for the trip to Reading

LUFC On This Day - 20th February

What happened in the history of Leeds United

Leeds legend seeks home comforts

Leeds legend seeks home comforts

Leeds United Archived Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the match v Bristol City?
Suggested By:
Wiedwald7%
Anita3%
Pennington 1%
Jansson2%
De Bock 1%
O`Kane1%
Forshaw 17%
Hernandez 42%
Lasogga 15%
Ekuban 1%
Dallas6%
Vieira1%
Sacko0%
Phillips3%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Leeds United Results (view all)

Leeds United Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71145
2.Tiny T94
3.deslondon57
4.erni49
5.bago46
6.Oyper29
7.SimonTVW26
8.King Billy19
9.ultraleeds17
10.1972Glory17
Vital Football Comment