BLACKBURN assistant manager NeilMcDonaldhasconfirmedSam Allardycekeptawayfromhisplay- ers during the win over Peterbor- ough United last night. Roversclaimeda5-2victoryover the Championship side to book their place in the quarter-finals of the Carling Cup. TheEwoodParkoutfitarerecov- ering from a bout of swine flu which has affected the club, and Allardyce spent the whole of Tuesdays match in the stands rather than on the touchline because he was feeling unwell. He is feeling a little unwell, so he sat upstairs as he wanted to see the picture from above, McDon- ald told Sky Sports. He trusts in his staff which is excellent, and he was at the game but he didnt want to take any chances. He shot out just to make sure nobody gets what he might have. London Lite Wednesday, 28 October 2009 45 ARSENAL P9 W6 D1 L2 Pts19 ARSENE WENGER will play a mixed team tonight, including youngsters Kieran Gibbs, Kerrea Gilbert, Sanchez Watt, Samir Nasri and Nicklas Bendtner. NEXT GAME: Ton Liverpool (CC R4 h) CHELSEA P10 W9 D0 L2 Pts24 YOUNGSTER Jeffrey Bruma has thanked Carlo Ancelotti for handing him his debut. The Dutch defender said: The manger always has time for the younger players. NEXT GAME: Ton Bolton (CC R4 h) FULHAM P9 W3 D2 L4 Pts11 DERBY COUNTY boss Nigel Clough is looking to extend the loan deal for Fulham defender Fredrik Stoor. The Swede has impressed while at Pride Park. NEXT GAME: Sat Liverpool (h) TOTTENHAM P10 W6 D1 L3 Pts19 HARRY REDKNAPP, already beset by a growing injury crisis, will assess Peter Crouchs groin injury this week ahead of the north London derby with Arsenal. The striker suffered the problem in the defeat to Stoke. NEXT GAME: Sat Arsenal (a) WEST HAM P9 W1 D3 L5 Pts6 GIANFRANCO ZOLA will make Sampdoria striker Antonio Cassano his top target if West Ham can secure new investment. Cassano, 27, has a 14.5m buy-out clause in his current contract. NEXT GAME: Sat Sunderland (a) CHAMPIONSHIP CRYSTAL PALACE P13 W4 D5 L4 Pts17 CLINT HILL will miss Saturdays trip to potential promotion rivals Preston through suspension after collecting his fifth booking of the season in last weekends draw with Nottingham Forest. NEXT GAME: Sat Preston (a) QPR P13 W6 D5 L2 Pts23 RANGERS midfielder Mikele Leigertwood has fully recovered from a bout of swine flu. The 26-year-old was kept in isolation from the rest of the squad while he had the virus, which has also hit Premier clubs Bolton and Blackburn in recent weeks. In Franace, ast weeks clash between Marseille and PSG was called off, resulting in voilence amongst fans. NEXT GAME: Fri Leicester (h) READING P13 W2 D4 L7 Pts10 BRENDAN RODGERS will have it out with his defenders after they conceded a goal from a corner against Leicester. The under-pressure Royals boss was left fuming after seeing them lost on Monday evening. NEXT GAME: Sat Coventry (a) WATFORD P14 W5 D6 L3 Pts21 TONIGHTS reserve game against Luton has been called off. Hornets boss Malky Mackay was set to name an experienced side ahead of the important weekend clash with West Brom. NEXT GAME: Sat West Brom (a) LEAGUE ONE BRENTFORD P14 W4 D5 L5 Pts17 MYLES WESTON wants more starts following his goalscoring substitute appearance against Stockport. The winger said: I dont want to be a sub but its the managers decision. When I come on, it is my chance to prove I should be playing. NEXT GAME: Sat Exeter (a) CHARLTON P14 W8 D5 L1 Pts29 DEON BURTONS (right) hernia problem will be monitored by Charltons medics. The striker could need an operation to cure the problem.. NEXT GAME: Sat Carlisle (a) GILLINGHAM P15 W4 D3 L8 Pts15 VETERAN goalkeeper Simon Royce has no plans to hang up his gloves despite turning 38 last month. Gills first- choice stopper said: I still get the same buzz as I ever have. NEXT GAME: Fri Southend (a) LEYTON ORIENT P14 W4 D3 L7 Pts15 SEAN THORNTON is close to making a first team return after scoring for the reserves on Monday. The playmaker has been out since August with a knee injury. NEXT GAME: Sat Southampton (h) MILLWALL P14 W5 D6 L3 Pts21 POLICE officials described the Millwall versus Leeds game as a success. Saturdays game passed without incident and just four arrests. The fan who wore a Galatasaray shirt will be banned for life if found. NEXT GAME: Sat Colchester (h) SOUTHEND P14 W4 D5 L5 Pts17 ANTHONY GRANT has signed a two-and-a-half year contract extension to keep him at Southend. Grant, 22, was heading towards the end of his contract in the summer. NEXT GAME: Fri Gillingham (h) WYCOMBE P14 W1 D5 L8 Pts8 STUART BEAVON is targeting a Christmas comeback after undergoing surgery on a long-standing groin problem. Im looking forward to having him back fit and ready for selection, said manager Gary Waddock. NEXT GAME: Sat Walsall (h) LEAGUE TWO BARNET P14 W7 D3 L4 Pts24 GARY BREEN had to have eight stitches in a head wound after being elbowed in Saturdays win over Darlington. He should be fit to play at Chesterfield on Saturday. NEXT GAME: Sat Chesterfield (a) DAG & RED P14 W8 D4 L2 Pts28 DAGGERS have agreed to Huddersfields request that the clubs FA Cup First Round tie is moved to Friday, 6 November. Towns Galpharm Stadium is hosting a Rugby League international on 7 November. NEXT GAME: Sat Port Vale (h) Fixtures are subject to change LITE&BITTER Gotanaxetogrind?Doithere... To be considered for publication, texts must be submitted with name and address or postcode. Please restrict messages to 25 WORDS. Thanks. >>Text TELLUS to 65800 followed by a space and your message Each text costs 50p plus standard network charges >>Text LL RANT to 65400 Terms apply. See thisislondon.co.uk/lite here...itDogrind?toaxeanGot SWINE FLUSPECIAL Thanks for your great Swine Flu Xl suggestions. Heres some of the best Ed LOVED the swine flu Xl, here are a few subs! Hurl-elho Gomes, Virus Bramble, Anthony Van den Boar, Pat-sick Vieira, Jean ill Makoun, Pierre van Hoijdoink and Dimitar Berbatrough. Id give Hiddoink the chop though and get Roy Hog-son in as manager! Mikeythfc, EN7 JULIANO Pepperoni, Des Porker, Robert Hoof, Sebastian Ba-con, Morten Gammon Pedersen, Gordan Scratching, Michael Tongue, Stephen Pork-Pie-Land, Pierre Van Hoidoink, Dimitar Berbatroff, Michael Chopra. Manager, Ham Allardyce. Jimmy B SWINE flu Xl Ron chopper Harris, Pork ji Sung and dont forget the loinsmen. Marc, Orpington GREAT fun with the Swine Flu Xl and thought the ideal manager would be Swine Goran Eriksson. Macca NOT that Im picking on those swines at Arsenal, but how about Aaron Hamsey, Bacon Sagna, Thomas Roast-sicky, Hamir Nasri, Den-ill-son and Theo Walcuts. Brian, N17 RE SPURS STADIUM (L&B 27/10) well done Lite for highlighting the Light Entertainment coming soon to White Hart Lane, The Comedy Stores new venue with 11 stand-up comedians and the long-running joke of a top four finish! French Connection RE SPURS STADIUM (L&B 27/10) Im not sure Spurs could possibly make their new stadium look any more like the Emirates. Always one step behind. Sam RE SPURS STADIUM (L&B 27/10) to finance a new stadium Spurs will need Champions League football. Best you stay put then, eh! SmugGooner RE SPURS STADIUM (L&B 27/10) nice new stadium, Spurs. Trouble is, where will you find 56,000 supporters? Arse4ever Sick Sam kept at bay as goals flu inBY GEOFF TEATHER LONDON LITE SWINE FLU XI Perry Suckling Des Porker Graeme Le Sow Swilliam GallasVirus Bramble Ryan Piggs Carlton Palmer Ham Dimitar Berbatrough Dwight Porke Runny Nosenthal Morten Gammon Pedersen LONDON CALLING Yourclub-by-clubguidetoalltheteamsinandaroundthe capital.Keepupwiththelatestnewsonyourclubeveryday has warned players against spit- ting on the pitch as it could increase the risk of passing on infection during matches. McDonald said there were no new cases to report of players having fallen sick. The Health Protection Agency PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP LEAGUE ONE LEAGUE TWO Southampton deducted 10pts for administration P W D L F A PTS CHELSEA 10 8 0 2 24 8 24 MANUTD 10 7 1 2 21 11 22 ARSENAL 9 6 1 2 29 13 19 TOTTENHAM 10 6 1 3 21 14 19 LIVERPOOL 10 6 0 4 24 13 18 MANCITY 9 5 3 1 18 11 18 ASTONVILLA 9 5 2 2 13 8 17 SUNDERLAND 10 5 1 4 18 15 16 STOKE 10 4 3 3 9 11 15 WIGAN 10 4 1 5 12 17 13 BURNLEY 10 4 0 6 10 22 12 BOLTON 9 3 2 4 14 15 11 FULHAM 9 3 2 4 10 12 11 EVERTON 9 3 2 4 12 15 11 BIRMINGHAM 10 3 1 6 8 12 10 BLACKBURN 9 3 1 5 11 22 10 WOLVES 10 2 3 5 9 16 9 HULL 10 2 2 6 8 22 8 WESTHAM 9 1 3 5 11 15 6 PORTSMOUTH 10 1 1 8 5 15 4 P W D L F A PTS NEWCASTLE 14 8 3 3 21 9 27 CARDIFF 14 8 2 4 30 15 26 WESTBROM 14 7 4 3 24 13 25 MIDDLESBRO 14 7 3 4 22 15 24 LEICESTER 14 6 6 2 16 11 24 BRISTOLCITY 14 6 6 2 17 13 24 QPR 13 6 5 2 25 13 23 BLACKPOOL 14 6 5 3 19 13 23 PRESTON 14 6 5 3 22 19 23 NOTTMFOREST 14 6 5 3 16 13 23 WATFORD 14 5 6 3 22 21 21 SWANSEA 14 4 7 3 9 10 19 SHEFFUTD 14 4 5 5 23 25 17 CRYSTALPAL 13 4 5 4 13 15 17 COVENTRY 14 4 5 5 16 20 17 SCUNTHORPE 14 5 2 7 19 26 17 SHEFFWED 14 4 4 6 21 22 16 DONCASTER 14 2 8 4 15 17 14 DERBY 14 4 2 8 17 25 14 BARNSLEY 14 4 2 8 16 25 14 PETERBOROUGH 14 2 5 7 17 23 11 READING 14 2 4 8 11 23 10 PLYMOUTH 14 2 3 9 13 26 9 IPSWICH 14 0 8 6 15 27 8 P W D L F A PTS LEEDS 14 10 3 1 25 8 33 CHARLTON 14 8 5 1 23 12 29 COLCHESTER 14 8 4 2 25 11 28 MKDONS 14 8 2 4 16 12 26 NORWICH 14 6 4 4 26 20 22 BRISTOLROVERS14 7 1 6 20 22 22 HUDDERSFIELD 14 6 3 5 28 16 21 MILLWALL 14 5 6 3 19 10 21 OLDHAM 14 5 5 4 13 14 20 HARTLEPOOL 14 5 4 5 15 14 19 SWINDON 14 4 7 3 14 18 19 YEOVIL 14 4 6 4 19 17 18 SOUTHEND 14 4 5 5 19 18 17 WALSALL 14 4 5 5 16 18 17 BRENTFORD 14 4 5 5 15 17 17 GILLINGHAM 14 4 3 7 20 23 15 LEYTONORIENT 14 4 3 7 15 26 15 CARLISLE 14 3 5 6 15 20 14 EXETER 14 3 5 6 14 23 14 STOCKPORT 14 3 5 6 13 22 14 BRIGHTON 14 3 4 7 15 24 13 SOUTHAMPTON 14 5 6 3 23 16 11 TRANMERE 14 3 1 10 11 29 10 WYCOMBE 14 1 5 8 13 22 8 P W D L F A PTS BOURNEMOUTH 14 10 1 3 20 9 31 DAG&RED 14 8 4 2 27 16 28 ROCHDALE 14 8 2 4 24 14 26 NOTTSCOUNTY 14 7 4 3 31 12 25 ROTHERHAM 14 7 4 3 21 14 25 BARNET 14 7 3 4 21 14 24 SHREWSBURY 14 7 3 4 24 18 24 CHESTERFIELD 14 7 2 5 22 20 23 BURY 14 7 2 5 18 19 23 ALDERSHOT 14 6 3 5 25 19 21 BURTONALBION 14 6 3 5 21 20 21 BRADFORD 14 5 5 4 21 22 20 PORTVALE 14 4 7 3 16 14 19 ACCSTANLEY 14 6 1 7 20 21 19 NORTHAMPTON 14 5 3 6 23 24 18 MACCLESFIELD 14 4 5 5 16 22 17 LINCOLNCITY 14 5 1 8 9 17 16 CREWE 14 5 0 9 21 25 15 HEREFORD 14 3 6 5 16 20 15 CHELTENHAM 14 3 6 5 17 24 15 MORECAMBE 14 1 9 4 19 28 12 TORQUAY 14 2 5 7 16 22 11 GRIMSBY 14 3 1 10 12 28 10 DARLINGTON 14 1 2 11 6 24 5 LITESPORT 2 index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html44.html45.html46.html47.html