Date:Monday January 7 2013
Luciano Becchio kept Leeds in the FA Cup competition by scoring the goal that secured a replay against Birmingham following the 1-1 draw at Elland Road.
Lee Clark would not like a replay with the injury problems that he has at the moment, although it's pretty much the same story for the Yorkshire outfit.
It's not as if the first run of this tie has left fans with anything much to look forward to in a replay, this was a dry affair which had it not been for the goals could easily have been forgotten about.
Even the atmosphere was pretty low key with the crowd being lower than the average for the season; dare I say that the FA Cup is fast losing its once magical pulling power?
The opening goal was a pretty spectacular one, Wade Elliott picked up the ball and ran at goal from the half way line, and he got to about 25 yards out and unleashed a screamer of a shot that fizzed into the top corner of the net giving Ashdown no chance.
Leeds sent on the horrible El-Hadji Diouf at half-time, but it was the ever alert Becchio who went through to slot the ball under Doyle for the equaliser after being released by Norris.
A nasty-looking injury to teenager Will Packwood held up play for a good five minutes, he unfortunately looks like spending some time out of action.
From then on neither side able to create the chance they needed to stop the need for a replay.
Date:Monday January 7 2013
Forest Keeper Confident Of Win Against Blues. (Thursday April 17 2014)
Officials For The Forest Game. (Thursday April 17 2014)
Clark Speaks About Loan Market. (Thursday April 17 2014)
Birmingham Urged to Shoot! (Tuesday April 15 2014)
Match Day Poll: Birmingham Could Sink Forest (Thursday April 10 2014)
Birmingham Lose Novak to Injury (Thursday April 10 2014)
Frustrated Clark Bemoans Defeat At Boro (Wednesday April 9 2014)
Nine Man Boro See Off Birmingham. (Tuesday April 8 2014)
Stats: Middlesbrough v Blues (Tuesday April 8 2014)
Middlesbrough Host Away-Day Specialists (Tuesday April 8 2014)
|7.||Monk St Blue||11|
|15. Sheff Wed||42||12||14||16||0||50|
|16. Leeds Utd||42||14||8||20||-9||50|
|Berra Delighted With Awards
» Ipswich : 17/04/2014 22:23:00
|Oscar Looking For Unbelievable Finish
» Brighton : 17/04/2014 22:09:00
|DRFC Doncaster Rovers v Derby County Team News
» Doncaster : 17/04/2014 21:27:00
|DRFC Doncaster Rovers Greatest Ever
» Doncaster : 17/04/2014 21:05:00
|LUFC Barnsley v Leeds United Team News
» Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 20:52:00
|LUFC McDermott anticipates tough game at Barnsley
» Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 20:21:00
|LUFC Was Grayson better than Wilkinson?
» Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 19:59:00