Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC Leeds United v Preston North End Team News

LUFC Leeds United v Preston North End Team News

Leeds United head coach Thomas Christiansen will have a huge selection headache ahead of the clash with Preston North End this weekend.

Christiansen made nine changes to the side for the League Cup tie with Port Vale in midweek from the one that beat Bolton Wanderers last weekend.

Samuel Saiz scored a hat-trick on his debut and Caleb Ekuban also scored on his debut against Port Vale.

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson is pushing for his first league start after arriving from Manchester United this week.

Leeds will welcome influential defender Pontus Jansson back into the squad. Jansson completed his three-match suspension when he sat out the Port Vale win.

Goalkeeper Rob Green is hoping to shake off an injury in time for the game but he is once again expected to be named amongst the substitutes with Felix Wiedwald preferred in goal.

Gaetano Berardi and Matthew Pennington remain sidelined through injury.

Preston boss Alex Neil is waiting on the fitness of Josh Harrop. The youngster is still waiting to make his Preston debut since joining them from Manchester United this summer.

Jordan Hugill will be hoping to retain his place after coming into the side and scoring twice in the midweek cup defeat at Accrington Stanley.

Tom Clarke remains sidelined for the Lilywhites.

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!




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

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Friday August 11 2017
Time: 8:30AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds United Articles

LUFC On This Day - December 15th

A look back at what happened on this day December 15th in the history of Leeds United

LUFC Newport County (A) - Ticket Information

Leeds United have released ticket information for the trip to Newport County in the FA Cup next month

LUFC On This Day - December 14th

A look back at what happened on this day December 14th in the history of Leeds United

LUFC On This Day - December 13th

A look back at what happened on this day December 13th in the history of Leeds United

Leeds United Archived Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How do you think Leeds will do against Norwich?
Suggested By:
Win 40%
Lose 20%
Draw20%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Leeds United Results (view all)

Leeds United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza7182
2.Tiny T27
3.deslondon19
4.erni16
5.bago16
6.@OxonWhite15
7.King Billy12
8.SimonTVW11
9.Oyper8
10.Salazzar6
Vital Football Comment