UK time is: 02:16:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

LUFC McCormack called up to Scotland squad

Leeds United striker Ross McCormack has earned a late call up to the Scotland squad for their friendly with Australia in midweek.

The Leeds striker has been drafted into the Scotland boss Craig Levein had four players withdraw from the squad.

The call up is McCormack`s first for his country since the nations cup games at the end of the 2010/11 season.

McCormack voiced his frustration last season at the lack of international recognition despite being amongst the leading goalscorers in the championship all season, when he was left out of the squad for the friendly international with Slovenia. At that time, McCormack said, 'I don't feel as if I will be in a squad no matter if I score goals or not. It is hard to take as people keep telling me I am going to be in the next squad or should be in it.

'I have scored 15 goals in 26 starts in the league and I think that speaks for itself.

'I have been playing pretty well in the last few games for Leeds and I know there is plenty more to come from me.

'I have no idea why I am not in the squad.

'It is Craig Levein's decision and if he doesn't fancy me and doesn't want to put me in the squad then that is completely up to him.

'I don't have a problem with Craig, I am just gutted I am not in his squad."

McCormack has once again started this season well scoring in Leeds first game of the season against Shrewsbury Town on Saturday.

Scotland will face Australia at Hibernian`s Easter Road ground on Wednesday night.

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!





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Dazza71 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday August 12 2012

Time: 8:30PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Powell keen to keep Thompson (Thursday November 20 2014)

LUFC On This Day - November 20th (Thursday November 20 2014)

LUFC Austin the Jamaican hero (Wednesday November 19 2014)

LUFC On This Day - November 19th (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Archived Leeds Articles

List All Vital Leeds Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dazza71 284
2. deslondon 92
3. erni 90
4. King Billy 47
5. SimonTVW 37
6. Tiny T 30
7. Oyper 19
8. iwa 13
9. bago 12
10. Salazzar 7

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Cardiff 17 6 5 6 0 23
13. Sheff Wed 17 4 9 4 -2 21
14. Reading 17 6 3 8 -5 21
15. Leeds Utd 17 5 5 7 -4 20
16. Huddersfield 17 5 5 7 -6 20
17. Fulham 17 5 4 8 -4 19
18. Millwall 17 4 6 7 -5 18

Breaking League News

LUFC Powell keen to keep Thompson
Leeds Utd : 20/11/2014 21:15:00
Exploring the Loan Market Situation
Fulham : 20/11/2014 20:23:00
Russell And Chrisite Earn First Caps
Derby County : 20/11/2014 20:20:00
LUFC Blackburn Rovers v Leeds United Team News
Leeds Utd : 20/11/2014 20:09:00
LUFC Redfearn - Leeds support is second to none
Leeds Utd : 20/11/2014 20:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who should be left out on Saturday?
Suggested By:  
Giuseppe Belliusci 64%
Liam Cooper 0%
Jason Pearce 36%