UK time is: 08:54:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Leeds Saved From MyFootballClub

MyFootballClub, the website set up with a view to purchase a football club has succeeded in it’s aims by agreeing in principle to take over Ebbsfleet United.

The concept was to persuade football fans to part with 35 of their hard earned cash in order to share the chance to own a football club, and vote on a number of different aspects surrounding the business, including team selection!

Ever since the crazy idea was announced, there has been a long running vote on just which club that the membership should be taking an interest in. Leeds United had been the #1 target for MyFootballClub, however since the announcement that Ebbsfleet had agreed to the takeover they have since pushed The Whites into the #2 spot. Manchester United, were number 10.

The idea in which members of a website decide the team selections for matches is somewhat of an interesting one; however doubters of the concept have already voiced their concerns.

Birmingham City co-owner David Gold has already told of his scepticism: 'A manager ceases to be a manager if he can't pick the team,' he told BBC Online.

'If the fans vote on who plays in each position the manager might as well just be the trainer. If you don't pick the players, you're not the manager.

'I think a manager would find it frustrating if the fans made a couple of changes and the team lost.'


Uncle Ken suddenly doesn’t seem quite so bad after all.


Join Vital Leeds

It's easy to register for Vital Leeds, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board

To visit the Vital Leeds message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Leeds.




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: LUFC1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 14 2007

Time: 2:10PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Leeds Articles

LUFC On This Day - April 19th (Sunday April 19 2015)

LUFC Leeds hoping for capital gain (Saturday April 18 2015)

LUFC On This Day - April 18th (Saturday April 18 2015)

LUFC Can Leeds end poor run? (Friday April 17 2015)

LUFC On This Day - April 17th (Friday April 17 2015)

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 460
2. erni 149
3. deslondon 118
4. SimonTVW 58
5. bago 35
6. Oyper 30
7. 1972Glory 18
8. ultraleeds 18
9. King Billy 18
10. Dublin White 15

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Cardiff 44 14 14 16 -6 56
14. Birmingham 43 13 15 15 -13 54
15. Huddersfield 44 13 14 17 -17 53
16. Leeds Utd 44 14 10 20 -12 52
17. Bolton 44 13 12 19 -9 51
18. Fulham 44 13 10 21 -20 49
19. Reading 42 12 11 19 -20 47

Breaking League News

Leeds Utd : 19/04/2015 08:42:00
Forest : 19/04/2015 08:37:01
LUFC On This Day - April 19th
Leeds Utd : 19/04/2015 08:24:00
Championship Round Up
Norwich : 19/04/2015 07:00:00
Wolves foiled by the tractor boys
Wolves : 18/04/2015 20:13:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the match v Charlton?
Suggested By:  
S. Taylor 0%
Wootton 0%
Bamba 0%
Cooper 0%
C. Taylor 0%
Austin 0%
Mowatt 0%
Murphy 0%
Morison 100%
Sharp 0%
Byram 0%