Date:Monday December 26 2011
Leeds United boss Simon Grayson says he will loan out Ben Parker when the transfer window reopens next week.
The defender has had a horrendous two and a half years with injury, making just nine first team appearances.
The 24 year old is out of contract in the summer and Parker admitted in the week that he needs to get match fitness and was looking for a loan spell in the New Year.
Grayson confirmed that he intends to send Parker out for the benefit of both the player and the club.
Speaking in the Yorkshire Evening Post, Grayson said, "I`d have thought that would be a good option for him and for us.
"He`s had such a long time out and it was good to see him come through another reserve game last week. If he can maintain his training before the window opens, there might be a couple of options for him to go out on loan.
"It`s important - vital really - that he starts playing football again, for his benefit and our benefit."
The defender has come through the Leeds United academy and he is one of the longest serving players at the club.
He was hoping to force his way back into the reckoning this season after enjoying his first preseason since 2009.
Parker made his first start of the season in the Carling Cup clash against Bradford City in August but he hasn`t featured since after suffering injury.
Parker`s return to fitness from his latest injury is going well, he has played in four friendly games in the past three weeks, and he managed to get on the score sheet in one against Rochdale.
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
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 .
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:
Vital Leeds on:
Join Vital Leeds
It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!
Date:Monday December 26 2011
LUFC More Live Games To Be Announced By Sky (Tuesday July 7 2015)
LUFC Leeds Youngsters All Signed Up (Tuesday July 7 2015)
LUFC Released keeper having Bradford trial (Tuesday July 7 2015)
LUFC Leeds trial for released Newcastle goalkeeper (Tuesday July 7 2015)
LUFC On This Day - July 7th (Tuesday July 7 2015)
LUFC Bamba ready to be Leeds leader (Monday July 6 2015)
LUFC On This Day - July 6th (Monday July 6 2015)
LUFC Leeds United Transfer Rumours - Week Nine (Sunday July 5 2015)
LUFC Leicester City Fans View Of Chris Wood (Sunday July 5 2015)
LUFC Leeds chasing experienced Premier League midfielder (Sunday July 5 2015)
|14. Hull City||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|16. Leeds Utd||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|18. MK Dons||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Striker completes move
» Middlesbrough : 07/07/2015 22:39:00
|He Who Laughs Last…….
» Fulham : 07/07/2015 19:52:00
|LUFC More Live Games To Be Announced By Sky
» Leeds Utd : 07/07/2015 19:44:00
|LUFC Leeds Youngsters All Signed Up
» Leeds Utd : 07/07/2015 19:00:01
|O`Hara Signs Deal for Fulham
» Fulham : 07/07/2015 17:04:01