Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC The magnificent seven

Colchester United
1 - 2
Leeds United

Weston Community Stadium

29/08/09 3pm

Attendance: 8,810

Referee:

Leeds United made it a magnificent seven when winning a tough encounter at Colchester.

The result equalled a record that`s stood since 1973 when the great Don Revie side also won their first seven games of the season in all competitions.

The Whites took the lead early in the second half when Bradley Johnson continued his good early season goalscoring form when he headed in a cross from Robert Snodgrass.

Colchester drew level when Marques gave away a penalty for pulling back Kevin Lisbie.

Lisbie scored from the resulting spot kick.

Leeds won the game within ten minutes when Jermaine Beckford was alert inside the area to hammer the ball home.

Another great three points for Leeds and a perfect first month of the season.

Teams

Colchester
Williams, Maybury, Okuonghae, Baldwin, Tierney, Vincent (Perkins 75), Vernon (Platt 67), Lisbie, Hackney, Izzet, Fox (Wordsworth 84).

Subs
Cousins, Lockwood, Thomas, Holt

Leeds
Higgs, Crowe, Marques (Michalik 87). Kisnorbo, Hughes, Doyle, Howson, Johnson, Snodgrass (Prutton 80), Beckford, Becchio (Showunmi 90)

Subs
Ankergren, Robinson, Grella, Kilkenny

Vital Leeds United is a fast growing Leeds United fan site, with the sole aim of becoming the #1 unofficial website for Leeds United fans everywhere.

The site is regularly updated with news and views regarding all the current events at Elland Road, alongside a fully interactive message forum and regularly looks at the clubs past. Vital Leeds offers everything that a Leeds United supporter could wish for. If you can think of something and suggest it, we`ll put it on the website!




With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.

Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.

So why not join Vital today?

It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved

Message Board

To visit the 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 .


Bookmark and Share




Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Saturday August 29 2009
Time: 8:13PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
Another great three points, Bradley Johnson seems like a different player this season. Since his arrival Graysons known the best way of how to get the best out of the likes of Kilkenny and Johnson.
dazza71
29/08/2009 20:25:00
0
We know it`s only early in the season but it seems LUFC and Charlton seem to have got the jump on the rest of the sides in League One and are already opening up a gap on the third placed team. A four point gap over five games is a helluva lot! We know that as the season progresses we will get better and better. Could this (finally) be our season?
Rotherham White
30/08/2009 11:25:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Which loan player would you like back?
Suggested By:
Liam Bridcutt96%
Tom Adeyemi2%
Mustapha Carayol2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Leeds Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71227
2.Tiny T129
3.Oyper94
4.erni59
5.Spanky White57
6.SimonTVW49
7.deslondon38
8.bago27
9.King Billy18
10.PDIRISH12