Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC Clark refusing to rule himself out of running

LUFC Clark refusing to rule himself out of running

Huddersfield Town boss Lee Clark has refused to rule himself out of the vacant manager`s position at Leeds United.

Clark was speaking at his press conference ahead of their game with MK Dons this weekend and he says he is aware of the speculation linking him with Leeds, and believes his record at Huddersfield is why he continues to be linked with a number of vacancies, including the recent vacancy at Leicester City.

Speaking to Yorkshire Radio, Clark said, "I am aware of it. I am not trying to blow my own trumpet but obviously, people outside of this football club can see that I am doing a good job.

"I have been linked to many jobs over the last twelve months. I think my record backs that up, two defeats in fifty-three games. The value of the squad is much higher than when I came to the club, the corporate side of the club is going through the roof, and that is due to the way the team plays.

"I`m not a bad manager really. I think that is why people are interested."


Clark was asked if he was ruling himself out of the running for the job but refused to do so. "It is just speculation and until I am told otherwise I am manager of Huddersfield Town," continued Clark.

Clark is the current favourite with the bookmakers to take over at Elland Road.

His odds tumbled from 10/1 to just 6/5 with bookmakers William Hill on Thursday.

Neil Warnock, who was the early favourite, is now 11/4 for the job whilst Barnsley boss Keith Hill has seen his odds shortened to 8/1.

Current caretaker manager Neil Redfearn is 8/1 whilst former crowd favourite Gordon Strachan is as short as 7/1 for the job.

Meanwhile, Gus Poyet and Paulo Di Canio have both ruled themselves out of the running.

Leeds have confirmed today that they have been inundated with approaches for the job but have yet to approach anyone.

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:Friday February 3 2012
Time: 12:07PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds United Articles

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Safe Standing Gets A Step Closer To The Championship

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

LUFC On This Day - October 18th

A look back at what has happened on October 18th in the history of Leeds United.

LUFC Berardi - We Must Stay Positive

Leeds United defender Gaetano Berardi says everyone needs to remain positive after suffering a third straight defeat at the weekend

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where is Leeds biggest problem?
Suggested By:
Goal3%
Defence13%
Midfield59%
Attack25%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Leeds United Results (view all)

Leeds United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza7159
2.Tiny T43
3.DurhamWhite29
4.deslondon22
5.King Billy20
6.erni15
7.Salazzar13
8.Oyper12
9.bago9
10.SimonTVW9
The Vital Football Members League