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LUFC Grayson wants local bragging rights

LUFC Grayson wants local bragging rights

Leeds United boss Simon Grayson is insisting that his side are looking to progress in the Carling Cup this evening at local neighbours Doncaster Rovers.

Doncaster have started the season poorly and have yet to pick up a point in four championship games.

Grayson believes though that the opportunity to claim the bragging rights against local opposition will have both sides determined to progress to the third round.

Speaking on the official website, Grayson said, "Every time we play a local derby there is something at stake. Whether it`s an important three points, cup progress or bragging rights. There is something there and this will be the same.
"They will be looking to get back to winning ways and will see a derby match cup tie as a stage."

Rovers only win this season came in the first round of this competition when they defeated Tranmere 3-0 at the Keepmoat.

Leeds progressed thanks to a 3-2 win over Bradford City at Elland Road.

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Writer:Dazza71
Date:Tuesday August 23 2011
Time: 12:50PM

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