Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC Becchio to bash Barnsley?

LUFC Becchio to bash Barnsley?

Leeds United are favourites to take the points in the Yorkshire derby this afternoon when they travel to Oakwell for a game with managerless Barnsley.

Bookmakers Paddypower have Leeds at 11/8 to take the three points and keep up their push for a play-off place.

Barnsley are currently bottom of the Championship and currently have David Flitcroft in temporary charge. The tykes progressed in the FA Cup last weekend under Flitcroft and they have a great recent record against Leeds at home, having scored nine goals in the last two meetings.

Barnsley are 2/1 to claim the three points and it is 11/5 on the draw.

Barnsley will be looking for someone to step up in the goalscoring stakes after selling leading goalscorer Craig Davies in the week.

Experienced striker Marlon Harewood has netted just twice this season and he is 13/2 to score the opener this afternoon.

With Davies gone, midfielder Stephen Dawson is now the leading goalscorer at the club with four goals. He has netted three times in the last eight games and he is 16/1 to score first.

Leeds striker Luciano Becchio needs just one goal for twenty for the season. The Argentinian striker has scored in the last two meetings between the clubs and he is 4/1 to score first.

Michael Tonge returned to the club this week on a permanent basis after spending three months on loan at Elland Road in the first half of the season.

Tonge netted five times in twenty-two appearances in that spell and he is 14/1 to open the scoring.

Vital Leeds prediction
2-1 Leeds, Becchio to score first 28/1

For a full list of odds go to Paddypower

*Odds subject to fluctuation and correct at the time of print

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!





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

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Saturday January 12 2013
Time: 9:00AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC Nottingham Forest v Leeds United Highlights

Highlights from the SkyBet Championship clash between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United

LUFC Leeds United Transfer Rumours Week Sixteen

Vital Leeds United is once again be looking at all the rumours surrounding the club during the summer.

LUFC Monk - Errors Cost Us

Leeds United head coach Gary Monk says errors cost his side any chance of getting a result at Nottingham Forest on Saturday

LUFC Leeds United Fan View v Nottingham Forest

My view of the performance of the team at Nottingham Forest

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

After the first month where do you think we will finish?
Suggested By:
Automatic8%
Play offs 8%
7-1214%
13-1833%
19-218%
Relegated29%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 5 4 1 0 13 4
2 Fulham 5 3 2 0 11 3
3 Barnsley 5 3 0 2 9 4
4 Newcastle 5 3 0 2 9 4
5 Q.P.R. 5 3 0 2 9 3
6 Bristol City 5 3 0 2 9 2
7 Forest 5 3 0 2 9 0
8 Brighton 5 2 2 1 8 4
9 Wolves 5 2 2 1 8 3
10 Birmingham 5 2 2 1 8 2
11 Ipswich 5 2 2 1 8 1
12 Norwich 5 2 2 1 8 1
13 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
14 Brentford 5 2 1 2 7 1
15 Reading 5 2 1 2 7 -3
16 Aston Villa 5 1 2 2 5 0
17 Cardiff 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
19 Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 5 -3
20 Wigan 5 1 1 3 4 0
21 Leeds Utd 5 1 1 3 4 -4
22 Rotherham 5 1 1 3 4 -9
23 Preston 5 1 0 4 3 -2
24 Blackburn 5 0 1 4 1 -8
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Leeds Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71196
2.Tiny T96
3.deslondon52
4.ultraleeds44
5.Oyper41
6.King Billy41
7.Dublin White27
8.erni22
9.Salazzar21
10.SimonTVW16