Date: 26th August 2012 at 8:04am
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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.

With just a week to go until the transfer window closes and with Neil Warnock saying he does not expect any more players to come in, it has gone very quiet.

The only new player linked with a move to Leeds was former Stoke striker Ricardo Fuller who was rumoured to be having a trial with the club. This was put to bed in midweek when Fuller signed for fellow championship side Charlton Athletic.

The main news this week was with players who have been linked with a move to Elland Road this summer signing for other clubs.

Defender Martin Cranie joined Barnsley after spending the summer on trial at Elland Road.

Queens Park Rangers midfielder Tommy Smith was linked with Leeds in week 5 but he has signed for Cardiff City this week.

Derby County striker Steve Davies was linked with Leeds earlier this summer but he has now signed a three-year deal at Ashton Gate.

Greek side PAOK completed the signing of Liam Lawrence who was recently released by Portsmouth. Lawrence was linked with a move to Elland Road in week 13.

Just one week to go until the window closes. Will we be linked with anyone new this week and more importantly, will we bring anyone in?

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 – Joined Bristol City week 17)
Ian Harte – (Reading -signed new Reading deal)

Ross McCormack – (Wigan & West Ham – signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15)
Aidy White – (Celtic & Arsenal Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12 )
Billy Paynter – (Portsmouth – Joined Doncaster week 15)
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 – Joined Cardiff week 17)
Lee Peltier – (Leicester City – Joined week 14)

Ross McCormack – (Huddersfield Town- signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15))

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 – Joined Doncaster week 15)

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- signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15))


Brian Howard – (Reading – Joined Portsmouth week 15)

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 – Joined Barnsley week 17)
Rodolph Austin – (SK Brann – Norway – Joined week 13)
Craig Mackail-Smith – (Brighton & Hove Albion)

Ross McCormack – (Blackburn & Wolves- signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15))
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- signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15))
Aidan White – (Derby County & Middlesbrough – Signed new 3 year Leeds deal week 12 )

Week 13

Liam Lawrence – (Portsmouth – Joined PAOK week 16)
Nicky Maynard – (West Ham)
Lewis McGugan – (Nottingham Forest)
Jamie Ashdown – (Portsmouth – Never linked with the club)
Jay Bothroyd – (QPR)

Billy Paynter – (Doncaster Rovers – Joined Doncaster week 15)

Week 14

Dave Kitson – (Portsmouth)

Billy Paynter – (Blackpool & Notts County – Joined Doncaster Week 16)
Andy O`Brien – (Joins Vancouver Whitecaps – Never been linked)

Week 15

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

Ross McCormack – (Everton- signed new three year deal with Leeds week 15))

Week 16

Freddie Piquionne – (West Ham)
Alex Baptiste – (Blackpool)

Paul Connolly – (Portsmouth – Joined week 16)

Week 17

Ricardo Fuller – (Stoke City – Joined Charlton week 17)


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