Date:Friday April 27 2012
Neil Warnock has confirmed that he will be taking his Leeds United side to Cornwall and Scandinavia as part of his pre-season build up.
Warnock did not say when or who their opponents will be, but he said they will be spending five days in Cornwall training and fans will be welcome to watch and they will be going to Scandinavia to play one game.
The Leeds boss was a guest for one hour on Yorkshire Radio on Friday evening alongside Leeds legend Eddie Gray and as well as talking about the two trips he is hoping to sort out the rest of pre-season in the next couple of weeks.
Speaking on the show, Warnock said, "I have organised the sunshine to come out in Cornwall for five days. I know we are also going to Scandinavia for one game.
"I will sit down with Shaun in the early part of next week and finalise pre-season and then we can put it out so that people can organise their holidays.
"We go down to Cornwall around ten days after we return to training.
"Where we train, at the Duchy College, fans will be welcome to come and watch us train.
"It gives the fans an opportunity to meet the players and get autographs and the fans gelling with the new players."
Leeds have also said that their final pre-season friendly will be on Friday August 10th at Elland Road against an unnamed Premier League side.
The Championship season kicks off the following week on August 18th but Leeds could be in Carling Cup action in the midweek before the season starts should they finish the season in the bottom half of the championship.
Leeds are currently 13th and play Leicester City in their final game on Saturday knowing a win would take them above Leicester and a top half of the table finish.
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:Friday April 27 2012
LUFC On This Day - December 12th (Thursday December 12 2013)
LUFC Doncaster v Leeds - Over The Years (Wednesday December 11 2013)
LUFC Doncaster v Leeds - Dowd in charge (Wednesday December 11 2013)
LUFC Hunt seeing light at the end of the tunnel (Wednesday December 11 2013)
LUFC On This Day - December 11th (Wednesday December 11 2013)
Byram hoping to avoid operation following return (Tuesday December 10 2013)
LUFC Fans split on the return of Becchio (Tuesday December 10 2013)
LUFC McDermott - Best still to come from Ross (Tuesday December 10 2013)
LUFC McDermott looking forward to tough test (Tuesday December 10 2013)
LUFC Blackstock out for the season (Tuesday December 10 2013)
|8. Leeds Utd||19||9||3||7||6||30|
|Maribor v Latics Europa League Preview
» Wigan : 12/12/2013 12:03:00
|DRFC Doncaster v Leeds Team News
» Doncaster : 12/12/2013 11:00:00
|Burnley Hope to King Power Their Way to Victory!
» Burnley : 12/12/2013 10:49:00
|Preview: Sheffield Wednesday (H) - December 14
» Watford : 12/12/2013 10:42:00
|Under 21s pick up friendly win
» Reading : 12/12/2013 10:00:00
|Board to Repair Flood Damage?
» Burnley : 12/12/2013 09:01:00
|Campbell situation still unclear
» Blackburn : 12/12/2013 09:00:00