Date:Monday June 11 2012
Whilst it is all quiet at Elland Road with both the possible takeover and new signings, the clubs youngsters are continuing to commit their future to the club.
Defender Ross Killock and striker Dominic Poleon are the latest players from the Leeds United academy to sign professional contracts with the club.
Both players have signed one-year deals with the club and they join Simon Lenighan, Sam Byram and Charlie Clamp in signing their first professional deals with the club.
All five players were regulars for the under 18`s last season when they finished second in their Premier League Academy Division behind Newcastle United after losing just one of their fourteen games in 2012.
19 year old Twins Nathan and Lewis Turner have signed new one-year deals after signing their first professional contracts last summer.
The pair are still waiting to make their competitive first team debuts for the club, although Lewis was an unused substitute in the Carling Cup win at Doncaster Rovers last August.
Highly regarding Monty Gimpel will commit his future to the club when he signs his first professional contract at the start of July.
The clubs academy system seems to be heading in the right direction again after some lean years that have seen few youngsters come through to make it in the first team.
Last season, Tom Lees, Alex Cairns, Charlie Taylor and Zac Thompson all made the breakthrough into the first team, with Lees and Thompson both rewarded with improved deals this summer. Goalkeeper Cairns also signed a new two-year deal in January and Taylor still as two years remaining on his current deal.
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 June 11 2012
LUFC Leeds United Fan View v Nottingham Forest (Sunday December 21 2014)
LUFC Who was your Leeds United Man of the Match? (Sunday December 21 2014)
LUFC Redfearn hails outstanding youngster (Sunday December 21 2014)
LUFC Redfearn delighted for Sharp (Sunday December 21 2014)
LUFC Redfearn - I thought we were excellent (Sunday December 21 2014)
Sharp secures valuable point for Leeds (Sunday December 21 2014)
LUFC On This Day - December 21st (Sunday December 21 2014)
Stats: Nottingham Forest v Leeds United (Saturday December 20 2014)
LUFC Nottingham Forest v Leeds United Teams (Saturday December 20 2014)
LUFC Cook to fry Forest? (Saturday December 20 2014)
|Leeds Utd||2||-||0||Derby County|
|18. Leeds Utd||22||6||6||10||-7||24|
|Clarke appoints number two
» Reading : 21/12/2014 13:00:00
|Jokanovic: 'The Belief Is Growing'
» Watford : 21/12/2014 12:29:00
|To Me To You - Latics 1 Rotherham 2
» Wigan : 21/12/2014 11:13:00
|Adams: Tettey 'Goal' Should've Stood
» Norwich : 21/12/2014 11:00:00
|Clarke reign starts with home defeat
» Reading : 21/12/2014 10:00:00