UK time is: 14:52:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

LUFC Crewe Fans View - Luke Murphy

Crewe Alexandra supporter and Vital network contributor Leedsrailwayman has given us the lowdown on our new signing from Gresty Road Luke Murphy.


How disappointed are you to see Murphy leave Crewe Alexandra?

Yes, I am disappointed to see him go, as he has been one of our main reasons for a successful 18 months.

However, it is how the club runs by bringing players through the youth team and they do right by the player and let them go when the time is right.


What is his best role?

His best position is as the playmaker in midfield, he keeps hold of the ball and uses it well and he pops up with the occasional goal.


What are his strengths and weaknesses?

His strength is probably his use of the ball and ability to fend off would be tacklers, although I would not call him a ball winner although he does have that in his game. Generally, he has decent ability in all aspects of his midfield play.

Weaknesses? There was none last season!

He seems to keep injury free. However the championship is a step up, but I think he will cope. Look at Ashley Westwood his former midfield partner; he has hardly missed a game for Villa.


Describe Murphy in three words?

Dependable, Quality and leader.



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 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:Monday July 1 2013

Time: 9:38PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC On This Day - September 19th (Friday September 19 2014)

LUFC On This Day - September 18th (Thursday September 18 2014)

LUFC Redfearn - We were hanging on (Wednesday September 17 2014)

LUFC Leeds Fan View v Bournemouth (Wednesday September 17 2014)

LUFC Who was your Leeds Man of the Match? (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Storming second half secures Leeds win (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Stats: Bournemouth v Leeds United (Wednesday September 17 2014)

LUFC On This Day - September 17th (Wednesday September 17 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 270
2. deslondon 214
3. King Billy 103
4. erni 99
5. Tiny T 95
6. bago 57
7. leeds1975 53
8. SimonTVW 36
9. Dublin White 15
10. Oyper 14

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Brentford 7 3 2 2 0 11
12. Millwall 7 3 1 3 0 10
13. Blackburn 7 3 1 3 -1 10
14. Leeds Utd 7 3 1 3 -3 10
15. Bournemouth 7 2 2 3 1 8
16. Wigan 7 2 2 3 1 8
17. Cardiff 7 2 2 3 -1 8

Breaking League News

RUFC - Evans Says Brandy Will Be Back
Rotherham : 19/09/2014 14:22:00
Vital Preview: Derby v Cardiff
Cardiff : 19/09/2014 14:19:00
Experienced Leader And A Settled Side
Cardiff : 19/09/2014 14:18:00
Cherries to sign Artur Boruc
Bournemouth : 19/09/2014 13:27:00
RUFC - Evans Blames Mistakes For Tuesday Loss
Rotherham : 19/09/2014 13:18:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match v Bournemouth?
Suggested By:  
Silvestre 62%
Berardi 1%
Bellusci 5%
Pearce 1%
Warnock 1%
Cook 4%
Austin 1%
Sharp 1%
Bianchi 1%
Antenucci 4%
Doukara 19%