Date: 12th August 2012 at 7:07am
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Vital Leeds United is keeping fans up to date with all the latest transfer rumours over the summer with Neil Warnock looking to build a squad capable of mounting a promotion challenge next season.

The first player linked with Leeds at the end of last season finally signs with El Hadji Diouf signing on an initial non-contract basis to make him eligible for the cup-tie against Shrewsbury.

Nick Montgomery is once again being linked with Leeds. The midfielder has been linked with a move to Elland Road for the previous two summers and the Daily Star say we are in a three-way fight with Millwall and Burnley for the £500,000 rated player.

Teammate Stephen Quinn is also being linked with a move to Leeds.

Striker Ross McCormack is talking with Leeds again regarding a new contract and Premier League side Everton are following the progress. Everton boss David Moyes was at the game at Preston last week and his assistant David Weir attended the game with Shrewsbury.

Portsmouth midfielder Liam Lawrence was linked with a move to Leeds in week 13 and he is now a free agent after terminating his contract at Fratton Park.

One player linked with Leeds this summer will not be joining. Simon Cox (week 10) signed for Nottingham Forest on Saturday.

If you read of any player links in or out of Elland Road then let us know on Vital Leeds.

Week 1

El Hadji Diouf – (Doncaster – Joined week 15)
Alan Smith – (Newcastle – Joined MK Dons Week 11)
Jermaine Beckford – (Leicester)
Stuart Beavon – (Wycombe Wanderers)
Jason Pearce – (Portsmouth Signed week 3)
Greg Halford – (Portsmouth – Joined Nottingham Forest Week 13)
Joel Ward – (Portsmouth – Joined Crystal Palace Week 5)
Luke Varney – (Portsmouth – Joined week 13)
David Norris – (Portsmouth – Joined week 13)

Ben Watson – (Wigan Athletic)
Paul Green – (Derby County – Signed week 8)
Darren Ambrose – (Crystal Palace – Joined Birmingham Week 11)
Sol Bamba – (Leicester City – Joined Trabzonspor week 9)
Matt Mills – (Leicester City – Joined Bolton week 10)

Aidy White – (Newcastle United – Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12)
Ramon Nunez – (Doncaster Rovers)

Week 2

George Boyd – (Peterborough United)
George Friend – (Doncaster Rovers – Joined Middlesbrough week 14)
Simon Gillett – (Doncaster Rovers – Joined Nottingham Forest week 14)

Tommy Spurr – (Doncaster Rovers)
Richard Keogh – (Coventry City – Joined Derby County week 12))

Week 3

Clint Hill – (QPR – signed new QPR deal)
Paddy Kenny – (QPR – Joined week 11)
Michael Owen – (Manchester United)

Adam Clayton – (Bolton & Burnley – Joined Huddersfield week 10)

Week 4

Steve Davies – (Derby County)
Ian Harte – (Reading -signed new Reading deal)

Ross McCormack – (Wigan & West Ham)
Aidy White – (Celtic & Arsenal Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12 )
Billy Paynter – (Portsmouth)
Luciano Becchio – (Sheffield Wednesday)
Robert Snodgrass – (Norwich, Newcastle, Stoke & West Brom – Joined Norwich week 13)

Week 5

Shaun Derry – (QPR)
Jamie Mackie – (QPR)
Tommy Smith – (QPR)
Lee Peltier – (Leicester City – Joined week 14)

Ross McCormack – (Huddersfield Town)

Week 6

Matt Kilgallon – (Sunderland)
Inigo Calderon – (Brighton)

Andy Lonergan – (Bolton Wanderers – Joined Week 12)
Aidy White – (Lille & Werder Bremen Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12 )
Robert Snodgrass – (Aston Villa – Joined Norwich week 13)
Billy Paynter – (Brentford & Notts County)

Week 7


Neil Warnock – (Nottingham Forest)

Week 8

Jamie Paterson – (Walsall)
Adam Dury – (Norwich City – not linked with Leeds before his signing)

Ross McCormack – (Bristol City)


Brian Howard – (Reading)

Adam Clayton – (Reading – Joined Huddersfield week 10)
Ross McCormack – (Crystal Palace)

Week 10

Luke Chambers – (Nottingham Forest – Joined Ipswich Week 11)
DJ Campbell – (QPR)
Simon Cox – (West Brom – Joined Nottingham Forest week 15)
Leroy Lita – (Swansea City)

Adam Clayton – (Huddersfield – Joined week 10)

Week 11

Andy Gray – (Barnsley – Joined week 13)
Martin Crainie – (Coventry City)
Rodolph Austin – (SK Brann – Norway – Joined week 13)
Craig Mackail-Smith – (Brighton & Hove Albion)

Ross McCormack – (Blackburn & Wolves)
Andy Lonergan – (Ipswich Town – Joined Bolton week 12)

Week 12

Andrew Crofts – (Norwich City – Joined Brighton week 14)
Charlie Austin – (Burnley)
George Boyd – (Peterborough United)
Reece Wabara – (Manchester City)
Johnny Russell – (Dundee United)
David Templeton – (Hearts)

Robert Snodgrass – (Norwich City – Joined week 13)
Ross McCormack – (Brighton & Hove Albion)
Aidan White – (Derby County & Middlesbrough – Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12 )

Week 13

Liam Lawrence – (Portsmouth)
Nicky Maynard – (West Ham)
Lewis McGugan – (Nottingham Forest)
Jamie Ashdown – (Portsmouth – Never linked with the club)
Jay Bothroyd – (QPR)

Billy Paynter – (Doncaster Rovers)

Week 14

Dave Kitson – (Portsmouth)

Billy Paynter – (Blackpool & Notts County)
Andy O`Brien – (Joins Vancouver Whitecaps – Never been linked)

Week 15

Nick Montgomery – (Sheffield United)
Stephen Quinn – (Sheffield United)

Ross McCormack – (Everton)

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