Date:Monday October 8 2007
Leeds United manager Dennis Wise believes his sides’ strength in depth and a habit of taking a gamble is what helping his side do the business so far this season.
A late goal from on-loan striker Mark De Vries was enough to seal all three points against Yeovil in Saturday’s match at Elland Road, and Wise was convinced that The Whites deserved the victory. Speaking to the official Leeds United website: 'We deserved it,' said Dennis. 'They set their stall out well, and they had the better chances in the first half. The second half was a different game.
'I said to them to be patient - it's all about patience - and we had to break them down.”
It was the second match in a row whereby a relatively average performance by Leeds has been rounded off with a late winner from a substitute following on from Ian Westlake’s volley against Oldham, and Wise believes he knows exactly what this is down to: 'I do like a gamble,' said the boss. 'We tried to win the game and put the pressure on them. Why not? We're at home.
'It was nice to see Tore back because he's had big problems, and Mark understood the situation, and he came on and got the winner.'
Join Vital Leeds United!
It's very easy to sign up with Vital Leeds United, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved.
The Message Board: After you've registered, you will be able to interact with other Leeds United supporters via our forums. To visit the Vital Leeds message board, click here.
Have your say: This website is your website and we are looking for people to help contribute to the site. Do you go to most of the games and want to share your opinions. Why not write a match report?
Do you believe you can make a better half-time pie than the clubs catering contractors? Well write in with a recipe!
We’re looking for contributors to add almost anything and everything linked with the club to Vital Leeds United. To get in touch with us, please feel free to fire an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date:Monday October 8 2007
LUFC On This Day - July 24th (Thursday July 24 2014)
LUFC Leeds pull out of chase for French striker (Wednesday July 23 2014)
Leeds trying to push Viviani deal over the line (Wednesday July 23 2014)
LUFC Former favourite moves into coaching (Wednesday July 23 2014)
LUFC On This Day - July 23rd (Wednesday July 23 2014)
Hitman Hearn delivers knock out blow to Leeds (Tuesday July 22 2014)
LUFC Leeds right to pull out of deal for defender (Tuesday July 22 2014)
LUFC Leeds United Team v Mansfield Town (Tuesday July 22 2014)
LUFC Leeds linked with experienced international (Tuesday July 22 2014)
LUFC On This Day - July 22nd (Tuesday July 22 2014)
|15. Leeds Utd||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|The Championship 2014/15 - Bolton
» Reading : 24/07/2014 13:51:00
|OFFICIAL: Keith Andrews Signs
» Watford : 24/07/2014 13:43:00
|Nothing Ventured Nothing Gained
» Ipswich : 24/07/2014 13:23:00
|Vital Birmingham Launch Fantasy League
» Birmingham : 24/07/2014 11:30:00
|Redmond Still In Demand
» Norwich : 24/07/2014 10:28:00