Date:Friday September 28 2012
Leeds United boss Neil Warnock has been boosted by midfielder David Norris returning to training.
The midfielder looks to be ahead of schedule on a return after suffering a thigh injury in the 3-3 draw with Blackburn Rovers at the start of the month that has seen him miss the last three games.
Norris was not expected to return before the international break in a fortnight`s time but Warnock feels he could be back before, although he thinks the game this weekend at Bristol City will come too soon.
Speaking on Yorkshire Radio, Warnock said, "David Norris has done some running this week, so he is not far away. Whether he will be involved on Saturday, that might be a bit too early but we don`t know."
Elsewhere amongst the walking wounded, club captain Lee Peltier has returned to training after suffering an ankle injury in the win over Nottingham Forest last weekend. Peltier missed the cup win over Everton in midweek but did some light training on Thursday.
Warnock is not sure about a return this weekend for goalkeeper Paddy Kenny. Kenny also suffered an injury last weekend but Warnock is not too concerned if he has to rely on Jamie Ashdown who started in the game with Everton. "I am not too concerned if Paddy is not fit for this weekend. I thought Jamie did really well the other night, so if we have to give Paddy one or two games, then we will," added Warnock.
Leeds still have three games between now and the international break. They travel to Bristol City and Bolton Wanderers in the space of four days before going into the international break with a home game against Barnsley.
After a torrid start to the season with injuries, Warnock will hope to give his players a rest during the international break with Luciano Becchio and Adam Drury also carrying knocks.
Warnock will hope to have them all fighting fit when the season resumes after the international break with a trip to Sheffield Wednesday. That game could also see the return of Paul Green who hasn`t played since the opening day of the season against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
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 September 28 2012
LUFC Mowatt to make scoring return? (Tuesday March 11 2014)
LUFC On This Day - March 11th (Tuesday March 11 2014)
LUFC What would be your starting eleven for Leeds? (Monday March 10 2014)
LUFC Wigan Athletic (a) - Ticket Information (Monday March 10 2014)
LUFC Leeds United v Reading Team News (Monday March 10 2014)
Could it be an unhappy anniversary for McDermott? (Monday March 10 2014)
LUFC Leeds United v Reading - Over The Years (Monday March 10 2014)
LUFC Leeds United v Reading Match Officials (Monday March 10 2014)
On This Day - March 10th (The Flying Leeds Fan) (Monday March 10 2014)
LUFC Leeds loan watch - March 2nd - 8th (Sunday March 9 2014)
|12. Leeds Utd||33||12||8||13||0||44|
|Winger Has No Departure Intentions
» Brighton : 11/03/2014 09:25:00
|Ward Happy to Stay With Albion
» Brighton : 11/03/2014 09:23:00
|Any Previous? Latics v Sheffield Wednesday
» Wigan : 11/03/2014 09:20:00
|DRFC Rovers a decent price for back-to-back wins?
» Doncaster : 11/03/2014 09:00:00
|Morison Focused Solely On Millwall
» Millwall : 11/03/2014 08:45:00
|Howe: Good week for Fraser
» Bournemouth : 11/03/2014 08:33:00
|Howe: Pitman did really well
» Bournemouth : 11/03/2014 08:30:00