0 Have your say WITH DUE respect to his parent club Arsenal, the pressure of lining up as Leeds United’s first-team centre-forward is likely to be far removed from anything that Eddie Nketiah has experienced in his short career so far. READ MORE - Nketiah off the mark as Leeds beat Salford READ MORE - All your Leeds United newsThe Londoner may represent one of the grand old footballing institutions in the Gunners, but his gentle introduction to the senior ranks – where he has appeared briefly in the Europa League and Carabao Cup – is far removed from the expectation involved with helping to propel Leeds back to the Premier League.It is a pressure that Nketiah, 20 – who instantly endeared himself to Whites fans with a debut goal in Tuesday’s Carabao Cup cruise at Salford City – is ready for.Nketiah, eyeing more involvement in Lancashire this weekend when Leeds head to Wigan, said: “Obviously I know the history and … [Read more...] about Eddie Nketiah has the game to handle pressure at Leeds United
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0 Have your say It's just over 48 hours until the transfer window slams shut - and Leeds United are expected to be busy. The YEPs daily blog will bring you all the latest Whites news from Elland Road and beyond throughout the summer - follow LIVE below. Tougher cookie Patrick Bamford changing mindset for second season at Leeds United Leeds United podcast - Inside Elland Road: Bristol City, Kemar Roofe, Ryan Kent and Marcelo Bielsa's methods … [Read more...] about Leeds United news LIVE: Whites ‘working’ to seal FOUR deals
0 Have your say Leeds United make the trip to face York City in the opening game of the Whites pre-season schedule on Wednesday evening - follow all of the action LIVE below. Please refresh the page for updates. York City 0 Leeds United 5: Marcelo Bielsa's Whites start pre-season with a bang at Bootham Crescent Leeds United news RECAP: Whites, Liverpool and Manchester United linked with Irish sensation … [Read more...] about York City 0 Leeds United 5
0 Have your say One glance at the betting odds tells you all you need to know about Leeds United’s ambition for the coming season. Marcelo Bielsa’s side sit as strong favourites for the 2019/20 Championship title, and are at even shorter odds just to be promoted. The second tier in English football, though, can be an unpredictable place and, with another gruelling 46-game campaign ahead, nothing can be taken for granted.Leeds are preparing for a second season under Bielsa and one in which he and the club will hope lessons from his first 12 months can be taken.A season that promised so much under the Argentine, ended with so little. As sporting director Victor Orta stated recently, continuity could be the key factor for the Whites. It is one thing that they have failed to boast in recent times. There are, after all, plenty of examples of foreign coaches enjoying success following their debut campaign in the Championship.Bielsa took his men to new … [Read more...] about Who could emerge as Leeds United’s biggest Championship rivals?
0 Have your say Following a successful season for Leeds United's Under-23s in the Professional Development League, and with Andrea Radrizzani's admission that the Whites are in for a difficult summer but have a "great academy" to rely on, we take a look some of the youngsters that could make the leap into first-team football. Jack Clarke, Jamie Shackleton, Leif Davis and Aapo Halme were just a few of those who became well known to United fans in 2018-19, with Bielsa utilising the academy to plug gaps when required across the campaign.Carlos Corberan guided his young charges to PDL national glory, with many looking assured in the Bielsa-ball way of life.So, we thought we'd take a look at some of the other players in the Under-23s squad who could potentially be more heavily involved in the Championship next term.Pascal Struijk (defender) - A towering central defender and a full season under Carlos Corberan's guidance has done him no harm. Struijk arrived … [Read more...] about Seven Leeds United Under-23s to watch