Grayson happy with point

Published Add your comment

Football News

Simon Grayson admitted neither Leeds or Charlton deserved all three points as the League One high-flyers battled out a goalless draw at Elland Road.

Grayson was left to rue an injury to striker Luciano Becchio - who was taken to hospital for a precautionary ankle X-Ray - but admitted both sides struggled in difficult conditions.

"A draw was probably the right result," he said. "It was a difficult afternoon for both teams in the swirling wind. In any game between the top two teams, players get a bit nervous and anxious because they don't want to make a mistake."

Grayson added: "It was always going to be a close game - we caused them problems, especially in the first half, and they caused us problems, but we kept a clean sheet and I was delighted about that.

"Maybe the quality dipped slightly compared with our performances in recent weeks, but it is good to sit here knowing we are the only unbeaten team in the country."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

League One
Leeds United
Luciano Becchio
Charlton Athletic

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again