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Leeds Apologise To Derby For Bielsa ‘Spying’ Incident

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Leeds United have apologised to Derby County after manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted sending a spy to the Rams’ training ground ahead of Friday’s match. Leeds extended their lead at the top of the Championship with a 2-0 win over Derby on Friday. Derby released a statement before kick-off saying police had been called to their training complex on Thursday to …

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Are Leeds United Heading Back To The Promised Land?

Leeds United fans are daring to dream that a return to the Premier League could be on the cards after a sensational start to the season under Marcelo Bielsa. It’s easy to get carried away with just four games of a mammoth forty-six game season gone and ten points on the board from twelve available, seeing them beat promotion favourites Stoke City …

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Ireland Prospect Patrick Bamford Close To Completing £10m Leeds Move

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - MARCH 02: Patrick Bamford of Middlesbrough during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at Riverside Stadium on March 2, 2018 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by James Williamson - AMA/Getty Images)

Middlesbrough striker Patrick Bamford looks set to complete a move to Leeds United in the very near future. Multiple reports have suggested that the former Chelsea forward is on the verge of completing a move to Boro’s Championship rivals, for a deal that could be worth as much as £10m. Leeds United have agreed a fee with Middlesbrough for striker Patrick Bamford. …

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Leeds Hire Veteran Marcelo Bielsa As Their New Head Coach

English Championship outfit and fallen giants Leeds said Friday they have appointed Argentinian Marcelo Bielsa as new head coach on a two-year deal. “I am delighted to accept the role of head coach at Leeds United. It has always been my ambition to work in England,” Bielsa said in a statement. “When a club with Leeds United’s history made me …

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Watch: Irish Prospect Conor Shaughnessy Supplies Beautiful Assist For Leeds V Ipswich

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Leeds United continued their strong start to the new Championship season with victory against Ipswich on Saturday, with Irish prospect Conor Shaughnessy creating one of the goals. The 21-year-old has become something of a fixture in the Leeds starting lineup under new manager Thomas Christiansen, and his contribution for the opener will mean that he’s going some way to solidifying …

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Leeds Reward Irish Prospect’s Brilliant Form With New Long-Term Contract

LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Conor Shaughnessy of Leeds United during the Carabao Cup First Round match between Leeds United and Port Vale at Elland Road on August 9, 2017 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images)

Leeds United have given Conor Shaughnessy a new long-term deal after his encouraging start to the season. The 21-year-old former Ireland youth international, who only made his Championship debut last month, has impressed new manager Thomas Christiansen sufficiently to have started in two games and all three of Leeds’ Carabao Cup games ever since. ✍️ #LUFC are delighted to announce …

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Two Manchester United Defenders To Leave On Season-Long Loan Deals

CARSON, CA - JULY 14: Timothy Fosu-Mensah of Manchester United looks on during a Manchester United Open Training Session at UCLA on July 14, 2017 in Carson, California. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho is to trim his Manchester United squad slightly ahead of the new Premier League season. Departures have been kept to a relative minimum this summer as Mourinho looks to build his squad for the domestic and Champions League campaigns, but defenders Cameron Borthwick-Jackson and Timothy Fosu-Mensah have been allowed to leave Old Trafford on loan for the season. …

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