UK time is: 12:18:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Reading will not welcome Leeds approach for Dolan

Reading have issued a firm hands off warning to Leeds United after they were linked with their youth academy coach Eamonn Dolan.

Dolan has been backed in to odds on favourite for the vacant coaches job at Leeds, as owner Massimo Cellino looks for a successor to Brian McDermott.

The director of football at Reading Nicky Hammond says they would not welcome an approach for Dolan, who has spent ten-years at the Madejski Stadium.

Speaking to Get Reading , Hammond said, 'Reading FC are aware of the interest of another Championship club in our Academy Manager Eamonn Dolan. Eamonn is an integral part of our club and is under contract to Reading Football Club.

'Eamonn has done an incredible job since taking over from Brendan Rodgers and we hope he will be a big part of our club for many years to come.

'He has a fantastic relationship with our manager Nigel Adkins and we do not welcome any approaches from any club for our key staff.

'We hope this is the end of the matter.'


Cellino was due to meet with three British coaches last weekend, with Gary McAllister and David Hockaday believed to two of three to be on the shortlist. Dolan was also rumoured to be the third after his odds tumbled for the job but with Hammond issuing a clear hands-off, it doesn`t look like Leeds have spoken to Dolan.


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 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:Tuesday June 10 2014

Time: 7:21PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC On This Day - October 30th (Thursday October 30 2014)

LUFC Warnock - Players respect Redfearn (Wednesday October 29 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 29th (Wednesday October 29 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 28th (Tuesday October 28 2014)

LUFC On This Day - October 27th (Monday October 27 2014)

Leeds lose after second half collapse (Sunday October 26 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 451
2. deslondon 121
3. erni 116
4. King Billy 84
5. SimonTVW 69
6. Oyper 55
7. bago 45
8. Tiny T 32
9. ultraleeds 29
10. iwa 22

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Millwall 14 4 5 5 -2 17
16. Rotherham 14 4 5 5 -3 17
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
21. Brighton 14 2 7 5 -3 13

Breaking League News

Forest Snap Up Ince Ahead Of Yorkshire Trip
Huddersfield : 30/10/2014 12:16:00
Holmes Recalled By Terriers
Huddersfield : 30/10/2014 12:11:00
Chelse Up Next In The Cup
Derby County : 30/10/2014 12:03:00
Madine joins Coventry City on loan
Sheff Wed : 30/10/2014 11:20:00
Birmingham will response from 8-0 thrashing
Wolves : 30/10/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Darko Milanic
Suggested By:  
He should have got more time 11%
He should never have got the job 17%
Redfearn should have been installed five weeks ago 45%
Cellino needs to take the blame 27%