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Leeds Have Goalkeeper Issues

Leeds United have a problem. Well, Leeds United have a large number of problems as it stands but this one is a fairly large one as far as the playing squad is concerned.

Following the departure of loan signings Graham Stack and the impressive Casper Ankergren, the current "transfer embargo" has left the club unable to acquire a senior goalkeeper. Whilst there is a slightly comical side to this, imagining Eddie Lewis being asked to "do a Jagielka," the fact remains that we could go into the season relying on the completely untested Jonathan Lund.

Leeds boss Dennis Wise is believed to have agreed deals in principle with current trialist Scott Loach, and Ankergren who is still reportedly very keen to return to Elland Road. The problem comes down to the Football League still stopping the club from registering new or existing players who`s contracts have been renewed.

Gus Poyet told BBC Sport: 'I hope we can sign someone - if not I am not sure who will play there.'

Perhaps Gus himself could learn to become a goalkeeper?



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Writer: LUFC1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 26 2007

Time: 2:20PM

Your Comments

What about the twenty man squad rule? If we haven't got twenty and we can bring one in it would be daft not to include a keeper.
dazza71
Thats only if the Football League accept the request to let us sign players...so far nothing has been said!
LUFC1
Give Lund a chance..Maybe,just maybe he will Shine for us....
kazza
dreaming again are we!! Next thing you'll be thinking leeds will become a success... You should really stop making this so easy for us.... Your becoming / already a laughing stock
Millwalljohn
At least were worth talking about....And you seem more than interested to keep joining in!!!!Maybe you should get back to your hobbie..Train Spotting..Dont stand to near the edge tho if i were you!!!!!!
kazza
of course leeds are worth talking about, its good to kick leeds when their down, its where they belong, plus everybody needs a good laugh - the club is one big joke - AND ALWAYS WILL BE.... hahahahaha Oh how the (so called) mighty have fallen
Millwalljohn
You will never keep the Mighty Leeds down...You gloat & laugh but it wont last long..A bit like your nights of passion i expect..Hahahahahahaha......
kazza
Leeds have two quality keepers now
yorkshirepride1
 

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