Marcelo Bielsa, Leeds United record breaker. By winning todays game Marcelo Bielsa becomes the first coach in Leeds United history to win his first four games. The first two games were pretty remarkable, the third a cup game but a win after a good performance, today was the struggle but a win gets the history [...] The post A life with an obsession of football on our shores – Leeds United record breaker, Marcelo Bielsa appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 08:41 pm on The 72
Leeds United have a record breaking head-coach. Marcelo Bielsa comes the first coach in the history of the club to win his first four games. This was by far the hardest, Rotherham United looked more of a threat than Stoke, Derby and Bolton combined to be fair, but we kept going and got the result. [...] The post Leeds United player ratings vs Rotherham appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 07:26 pm on The 72
Marcelo Bielsa has decided to stick rather than twist and you can’t blame him. His side have sent Stoke packing before dispatching Derby County in emphatic fashion. Patrick Bamford and Pontus Jansson stay on the bench despite impressing in the week and that means the bench is putting pressure on those on the park. Leeds [...] The post Confirmed – Leeds XI to play Rotherham appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 02:06 pm on The 72
Leeds United fans are excited, encouraged and enjoying football once again. There are a variety of reasons for this but one stands above the rest, Marcelo Bielsa. His brand of football, coupled with the wins has meant he’s on the brink of his fourth win in his first four games. How many coaches have managed [...] The post Leeds United set for next instalment of Bielsaball at packed Elland Road appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 06:01 am on The 72
Leeds face an entirely different challenge tomorrow afternoon, hosting Rotherham United in a Yorkshire Derby. Although the clubs aren’t big rivals it’s more the way Rotherham may set up to stop Leeds playing. Expect men behind the ball and frustrating tactics against a Leeds side who will want to win this game without much trouble. It [...] The post Potential Leeds XI vs Rotherham appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 06:46 pm on The 72
Adam Le Fondre has joined Sydney FC from Championship side Bolton Wanderers, as confirmed by the BBC. The 31-year-old left the Trotters on Tuesday to complete his move to Australia. Sydney FC, who are managed by former Wolves, Leicester City and Walsall manager Steve Corica, won the A-League last season. They are the home of [...] The post Bolton Wanderers striker completes move to Sydney FC appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 12:16 pm on The 72
Leeds United fans are riding the crest of a short wave at the moment, with the Bielsa Effect™ already showing more than just signs of promise. In the SkyBet Championship, Leeds United have blown away relegated Stoke City 3-1 and much-fancied Derby County 4-1 in a blitz of football. Both opponents were harried and pressed [...] The post Leeds United fans respond and comment on Carabao Cup draw appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 07:41 pm on The 72
Table-topping Middlesbrough lead the way after three games played, and visit Ashton Gate to face a Bristol City side who are yet to win a game this season. Bristol City started the Championship campaign with a home draw against one of the promotion favourites Nottingham Forest, but failed to build on the draw as they [...] The post PREVIEW: Bristol City v Middlesbrough appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 05:01 pm on The 72
Leeds United have today announced that ticket sales for the Rotherham game have already passed the 32k mark. The away fans allocation of around 2.5k means that the game may not sell-out because Rotherham haven’t traditionally brought many fans to Elland Road, although the year they stayed up they did manage to sell their full [...] The post Ticket sales for Leeds vs Rotherham at over 32k already appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 12:06 pm on The 72
Tom Pearce took up much of the early summer chat amongst Leeds United fans. Would he or wouldn’t he stay with interest from his former club Everton, Bournemouth and even Crystal Palace. He penned a new four-year-deal with the club and is now in an ideal situation for his development. It may not be ideal [...] The post Leeds youngster being coached by Bielsa, and learning from Barry – The future is bright appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 06:11 am on The 72
|Bolton Wanderers's Results|
|Aug 18||Reading||1 - 0||A|
|Aug 14||Leeds United||1 - 2||A|
|Aug 11||Bristol City||2 - 2||H|
|Bolton Wanderers's Fixtures|
|Aug 22||Birmingham City||H|
|Aug 25||Sheffield United||H|
|Sep 1||Preston North End||A|