Leeds - McGhee: 'Penalty Was Petty'
UK time is: 14:16:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

McGhee: 'Penalty Was Petty'

The Seagulls hit Leeds' promotion hopes, but did their own survival hopes the power of good with a 2-1 victory at the Withdean Stadium to end a dismal run of four successive defeats and climb out of the relegation zone.

Robbie Blake's penalty pulled Leeds level, but the match was won by a late Brighton goal.

Mark McGhee: 'There was a cheer in the dressing room because if the season ended tomorrow we would stay up.

'I hope to be able to persuade players to join us. But playing at Withdean is something like the third world in footballing terms and it can add to the difficulty.

'The penalty was a petty decision, and it was a poor performance by the referee. I'm just pleased it didn't cost us the points.'








Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 15 2006

Time: 1:30PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

Archived Leeds Articles

List All Vital Leeds Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. dazza71 152
2. erni 63
3. Tiny T 58
4. deslondon 37
5. Oyper 36
6. King Billy 31
7. Spanky White 15
8. Salazzar 8
9. chuffinnora21 7
10. 1972Glory 6

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Ipswich 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Leeds Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0

Leeds Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Nothing Short About Long Deal
Burnley : 28/07/2015 13:53:00
Cisak Seals Leytpn Orient Switch
Burnley : 28/07/2015 13:41:01
Season Preview- Derby
Reading : 28/07/2015 13:32:01
Vaughan Ready To Return
Huddersfield : 28/07/2015 13:21:00
Positive Albion Injury News
Brighton : 28/07/2015 13:04:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should Leeds let Billy Sharp leave?
Suggested By:  
Yes 54%
No 46%