UK time is: 13:25:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Off Field Squabbles Add To Leeds Woe

The Leeds United Great Escape 2006/07 has a lovely new twist to it. After team-sheet leaks, poor performances and a captain-turned-want away, Ken Bates has got in on the action.

Shareholder Melvyn Levi has responded to claims by Bates that he is partially responsible for holding the club back, stating 'We're sick of it as fans that everyone else is getting blamed apart from Mr Bates.'

The marvellous Mr Bates criticised Levi in the match programme, and even went as far as to list his home address! The life-long Leeds fan was accused of demanding 250,000 plus 10% of the company.

'As you can imagine, I was not very pleased to have my address put in to a programme which is basically Mr Bates' method of putting out what he wants the public to understand and doesn't ask anyone else for their comments.'

It also turns out that he is banned from Elland Road, unless he pays of course.

How long can the debacle of Ken Bates ownership continue?




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: LUFC1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 6 2007

Time: 3:04PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

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

LUFC Redfearn to finally land his man (Wednesday December 17 2014)

LUFC On This Day - December 17th (Wednesday December 17 2014)

LUFC Leeds miss out on cash windfall (Tuesday December 16 2014)

LUFC On This Day - December 16th (Tuesday December 16 2014)

LUFC McCormack - I'll be back one day (Monday December 15 2014)

LUFC Leeds hit with transfer embargo (Monday December 15 2014)

LUFC On This Day - December 15th (Monday December 15 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 239
2. deslondon 62
3. erni 56
4. King Billy 52
5. Tiny T 47
6. SimonTVW 33
7. Oyper 22
8. ultraleeds 13
9. 1972Glory 12
10. trickyfandango 10

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Birmingham 21 6 7 8 -9 25
16. Reading 21 7 4 10 -10 25
17. Huddersfield 21 6 6 9 -11 24
18. Leeds Utd 21 6 5 10 -7 23
19. Millwall 21 5 8 8 -8 23
20. Bolton 20 6 4 10 -6 22
21. Rotherham 21 4 9 8 -10 21

Breaking League News

Shittu - I Still Had A Job To Do
Millwall : 18/12/2014 13:24:00
Ollie Hails Gibbs As A Fantastic Coach
Millwall : 18/12/2014 13:17:00
Clark Sets Festive Target
Blackpool : 18/12/2014 12:56:00
Stephenson Relishing Blackpool Challenge
Blackpool : 18/12/2014 12:48:00
Stephenson Joins As First Team Coach
Blackpool : 18/12/2014 12:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will we be in the relegation zone at the turn of the year?
Suggested By:  
Yes 58%
No 42%