Date:Monday March 5 2012
After the woeful refereeing performance by Nigel Miller in the game with Southampton on Saturday, Leeds now have to contend with demoted Premier League referee Stuart Attwell for the game with Hull City at the KC Stadium on Tuesday night.
Attwell has recently demoted by the Premier League after a number of high profile mistakes.
Since his demotion, two of his last three games have been in League Two.
The 29 year old has never been far away from controversy and awarded a phantom goal at Watford in 2008 when they ball went out for a goal kick but Attwell awarded a goal.
He was finally removed from the elite list in the Premier League last month after a number of controversial decisions, which included sending off Gary Cahill whilst he was still at Bolton.
Cahill was sent off when Attwell adjudged him to be the last man despite the incident happening close to the halfway line. The Premier League rescinded the red card after Bolton appealed the decision.
So far this season Attwell has taken charge of 20 games, showing 75 yellow cards and 4 reds.
Last season he took charge of 25 games, showing 79 yellow cards and 2 reds.
He was in charge of Hull as recently as January when they were dumped out of the FA Cup at home by League Two side Crawley Town.
His last game in charge of Leeds was at the start of the 2009/10 season when they won 1-0 at Wycombe Wanderers in their first away game of the season.
To date that is his only game in charge of Leeds in five seasons in the Football League.
Referee: Stuart Attwell
Assistants: David Benton & Gordon Johnson
Fourth official: Richard Wigglesworth
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 March 5 2012
QPR v Leeds - Teamsheets! (Saturday November 28 2015)
LUFC Queens Park Rangers v Leeds United History (Saturday November 28 2015)
LUFC Capital Gain For Leeds At Loftus Road? (Saturday November 28 2015)
LUFC Bankes in charge of Rangers clash (Saturday November 28 2015)
LUFC On This Day - November 28th (Saturday November 28 2015)
LUFC Evans - Striker must get sharper (Friday November 27 2015)
LUFC Will Leeds put Colin and Blackwell in a pickle? (Friday November 27 2015)
LUFC Former Youngster Joins Redfearn At Rotherham (Friday November 27 2015)
LUFC On This Day - November 27th (Friday November 27 2015)
LUFC Evans describes defender as not human (Friday November 27 2015)
|17. Leeds Utd||18||4||7||7||-5||19|
|19. MK Dons||18||4||4||10||-9||16|
|20. Bristol City||18||3||7||8||-12||16|
|Robbo's View: Wolves 1-1 MK Dons
» MK Dons : 28/11/2015 22:14:00
» Birmingham : 28/11/2015 21:34:00
|Boro on the rise
» Middlesbrough : 28/11/2015 21:17:01
|Karanka not happy with performance
» Middlesbrough : 28/11/2015 21:04:01
|RUFC - Redfearn 'Collins Played A Real Part'
» Rotherham : 28/11/2015 20:09:01