Date:Tuesday July 17 2012
Leeds United boss Neil Warnock says he will be looking to bring in another goalkeeper after selling Andy Lonergan to Bolton Wanderers.
Lonergan preferred a move back to Lancashire rather than fighting for his place with new signing Paddy Kenny, who arrived at Leeds from Queens Park Rangers last week.
With the Football League reinstating seven substitutes again this season, after one season of naming just five, Warnock is likely to include one amongst his substitutes, having preferred to name five outfield players following his arrival in February.
With Paul Rachubka on the transfer list and the only experienced goalkeeper remaining at the club, Warnock is looking to bring in another goalkeeper. Speaking on the official website, Warnock said, "I`ll be looking to bring one in.
"I think you have to have one on the bench with seven subs. You have to be realistic. I think seven subs is good because it also gives the younger players a chance."
Young Leeds goalkeeper Alex Cairns enjoyed some first team experience with the side last season.
The 19 year old was an unused substitute on six occasions last season and he was forced into the action at half time in Leeds 5-0 home defeat to Blackpool when Rachubka was having a nightmare evening in the Leeds goal.
Rachubka hasn`t played for Leeds since, having been at fault for all three of Blackpool`s first half goals.
The former Blackpool goalkeeper finished the season on loan at Leyton Orient and Warnock placed him on the transfer list at the end of last season.
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:Tuesday July 17 2012
LUFC Leeds Summer Transfer Rumours - Round-Up (Tuesday September 2 2014)
LUFC Smith surprised by Leeds exit (Tuesday September 2 2014)
LUFC Cooper distances himself from Leeds job (Tuesday September 2 2014)
LUFC Brentford (a) - Ticket Information (Tuesday September 2 2014)
LUFC On This Day - September 2nd (Tuesday September 2 2014)
LUFC Becchio returns to Yorkshire (Monday September 1 2014)
LUFC Poleon joins Oldham on permanent deal (Monday September 1 2014)
LUFC Smith joins Fulham (Monday September 1 2014)
LUFC Doukara completes permanent Leeds deal (Monday September 1 2014)
LUFC Leeds miss out on Slovenian international (Monday September 1 2014)
|18. Leeds Utd||5||2||0||3||-5||6|
|Watford Appoint Garcia As Head Coach
» Watford : 02/09/2014 22:51:00
|LUFC Leeds Summer Transfer Rumours - Round-Up
» Leeds Utd : 02/09/2014 20:52:00
|LUFC Smith surprised by Leeds exit
» Leeds Utd : 02/09/2014 19:55:00
|No issues for keeper
» Middlesbrough : 02/09/2014 19:53:00
|M&M Ready To Resist All Temptation
» Ipswich : 02/09/2014 19:31:00