Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC Watford View: Dyche - Bitter pill to swallow

LUFC Watford View: Dyche -  Bitter pill to swallow

Watford manager Sean Dyche was left frustrated after seeing Leeds United claim a point with a penalty with the last kick of the game and admitted it was a bitter pill to swallow.

In a game of little quality, Watford looked to be heading for all three points thanks to a Michael Kightly first half goal.

Dyche thought his side played well and thoroughly deserved to take all three points.

Speaking on the Watford official website, Dyche said, "I thought we were very good today - all around the pitch.

"The way we went about our work was very good and we totally deserved to take the three points. We didn`t with that twist of fate at the end."

Watford had an excellent opportunity to wrap the game up with two minutes remaining when they were awarded a penalty after Patrick Kisnorbo fouled Marvin Sordell inside the area.

Alex McCarthy, playing in his last game of his loan spell from Reading, gave Leeds a glimmer of hope when he turned Sordell`s spot kick onto the post.

The miss was to prove costly, when at the other end, Nyron Nosworthy caught Mika Vayrynen inside the Watford penalty area to earn Leeds a penalty deep into stoppage time.

Leeds inform midfielder Robert Snodgrass stepped up to beat Scott Loach from the spot with the last kick of the game and Dyche could not hide his disappointment. "It is a bitter pill to take for all of us.
"We have had our pockets pinched for the extra two points we should have got today," continued Dyche.

Dyche stormed onto the pitch to remonstrate with referee Eddie Ilderton about the award of the Leeds penalty at the final whistle.

Join The Vital Debate


Vital Leeds are the proud sponsors of the Thames Valley Whites Regional Supporters club

The fastest growing Leeds United supporters club in the South of England, with over 200 members since its formation in April 2009, travel to all games home and away.

The branch has pick up points at Basingstoke, Reading, Didcot, Abingdon, Oxford, Bicester and Banbury and will consider other pick up points on request.


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





Vital Leeds is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Leeds on: facebook


Vital Leeds on: twitter

Join Vital Leeds

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!



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

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Sunday December 11 2011
Time: 8:11AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds United Articles

Championship Free Agents 2017

As the summer nears and contracts come to an end, should the club have an interest in any of the following free transfers from Championship oppositions?

51 Clubs Receive EFL Family Excellence Award - 2016/17

The Football League have recognised a record 51 clubs in the 2016/17 Family Excellence Awards.

Potential Championship Make Up 2017/18 (28/4/17)

With a few games remaining in the 2016/17 campaign, some promotions and relegations in the football pyramid are already known.

6 Points For Leeds To Play For (28/4/17)

Leeds United have only 6 points left to play for in this year's battle in the Championship.

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How do you think Leeds will do against Norwich?
Suggested By:
Win72%
Lose19%
Draw9%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 44 27 7 10 88 40
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Leeds United Results (view all)

Leeds United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
May 7 2017 12:00PM : Wigan Athletic (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71212
2.deslondon96
3.King Billy78
4.Tiny T63
5.erni56
6.Oyper45
7.Spanky White41
8.SimonTVW31
9.@OxonWhite31
10.Dublin White30
Write for Vital Football