Noel Whelan is enthused by the prospect of Leeds United acquiring young Celtic defender Leo Hjelde [Football Insider]. The Lowdown: Leeds United get ready for the 2021/22 campaign Bringing in ready-made first-team talent will be key for Leeds to kick on and look even further up the Premier League table this term, but unearthing starlets with considerable potential may also be high up on Marcelo Bielsa’s priority list.
Leeds United asked Leeds City Council to consider moving existing plans for Fullerton Park to the former Matthew Murray High School site in order to allow for an Elland Road expansion Elland Road’s future as a 55,000-seat stadium took a step closer to reality today as councillors waved through a plea to scrap existing plans for Fullerton Park.
Plans approved for Parklife at Matthew Murray site, but spell the end for Leeds United Matthew Murray training ground plans
A senior Leeds City Council officer has admitted Leeds United “changed their minds at a very late stage”, after the emergence of plans by the club to pull out of a proposed new training ground on a former south Leeds school site. It follows news last week that the club no longer planned to build a training ground at the former Matthew Murray High School, as expanding Elland Road to a 55,000 capacity was a bigger priority.
Leeds United are keen to build on their impressive ninth-placed finish in the Premier League and two of the clubs around them are inviting the Whites to take advantage Leeds United will not rest on their laurels despite how impressive their ninth-placed finish was in their first season back in the Premier League.
Many fans of Leeds United have taken to social media to react to the latest news and rumours surrounding their football club. On Monday afternoon, Leeds-focused Twitter account @Leeds_utd_news, relayed an image that was posted on the Instagram account of winger Raphinha. The image, posted on his Instagram story, appeared to show Raphinha promoting the upcoming Premier League season with Marcelo Bielsa’s side, potentially dismissing any speculation linking him with a move away from Elland Road.
Price tags today like Ben White’s are ridiculous, says former Leeds United midfielder Carlton Palmer. Leeds are one club said to be interested in signing the Brighton defender this summer, but it is going to cost a lot of money to get him out of the Amex.
Danny Mills makes Kalvin Phillips prediction as Leeds United star and England head for Euros knockouts
DANNY Mills believes Kalvin Phillips is heading for more England starts in the Euros knockout stages and that Gareth Southgate will definitely stick to a 'double pivot' in midfield. Leeds United star Phillips came through another full game for the Three Lions in Tuesday night's 1-0 victory against the Czech Republic at Wembley as England ensured they headed for the last 16 of the European Championships as Group D winners.
Ever present Kalvin Phillips makes England vow as Leeds United midfielder and Three Lions await Euros destiny
LEEDS United midfielder Kalvin Phillips says the hard graft will continue as England approach the Euro 2020 knockout stages, declaring: "we'll be ready" come the last 16. Phillips is the only outfield player in Gareth Southgate's Three Lions squad to have played every minute of England's three group stage games at this summer's European Championships.
Mateusz Klich starts for Poland in Euros crunch time but Leeds United team mate Diego Llorente missing for Spain
MATEUSZ Klich starts for Poland against Sweden but Diego Llorente is not involved for Spain against Slovakia as Group E of the Euros reaches a conclusion tonight. Leeds United midfielder Klich has started both of Poland's first two group games which have yielded a solitary point through a 1-1 draw against Spain.
Midfielder Mateusz Klich is hoping for a Leeds United Euro 2020 reunion this evening in the pivotal Group E clash Leeds United midfielder Mateusz Klich is expected to start for Poland this afternoon in their crunch Group E clash against Sweden - a match which could see him reunited with former Elland Road team Pontus Jansson.
The pre-determined groups have been revealed ahead of the draw tomorrow Sunderland will face Lincoln City and Bradford in the Papa John's Trophy group stages next season. The Black Cats will find out the remaining member of Group F tomorrow when the remaining eight teams are drawn. Lee Johnson's side are the current holders of the competition having ended their Wembley hoodoo against Tranmere Rovers in March.
Some Leeds United supporters have admitted they are struggling to appreciate the Three Lions' performances after another season of Bielsaball It's perhaps something of an understatement to say that Leeds United fans have been somewhat spoilt over the past three seasons. Since Marcelo Bielsa's arrival in the summer of 2018, Whites fans have been able to get used to some of the most exciting football being played on these shores, with their high-octane style making an immediate impact in the Premier League upon Leeds' return to the top flight last year.
Throughout the season, the match day programme includes a feature length interview with one Leeds United star, every home game. We go into life on and off the pitch, giving fans an insight into the more personal aspect and life of our squad. Here is a taste of what you might have missed, and in the future, more of what you can expect to read!
Leeds United’s fixtures have now been announced, and with the 2021/22 Premier League season fast approaching, we caught up with life-long fan Zoe Cooper. Having supported the Whites since being a youngster, Zoe can’t wait for the action to return. Here she talks us through her life of watching Leeds, through the ups and downs…
Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa must look to sign Germany’s EURO 2020 star Robin Gosens amid Noel Whelan’s transfer claim. What’s the story? The Atalanta wing-back has been a shining light for Germany thus far in the tournament, and had an outstanding game in the 4-2 win over Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal, having a hand in three goals for his side – that display prompted Whelan to urge the Whites to go after him.
Plenty of Leeds United supporters have been talking about a news update regarding Javi Galan that emerged on social media recently. Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo has recently reported about Huesca left-back Galan, claiming that Leeds are currently the favourites to sign the player. Atletico Madrid are also reportedly interested in signing the 26-year-old Spaniard and Sevilla also retain an interest in the left-back.
Leeds United star Raphinha has been at the centre of speculation over his future but the Whites have always remained calm over links to Liverpool and Manchester United Leeds United's attempts to thwart off speculation surrounding the future of Raphinha seem destined to succeed, with the Whites having no appetite whatsoever to entertain any interest from either Liverpool or Manchester United in one of their most prized assets.
A lot of Leeds United fans have taken to Twitter to voice their thoughts on the latest piece of transfer news to emerge from the Yorkshire club. It was announced on Tuesday that Leeds had sold centre-back Oliver Casey to Championship side Blackpool. The 20-year-old made 21 appearances for the Leeds U23s side in the Premier League 2 Division 2 in the 2020/21 campaign, which saw the side manage to get their hands on the title.
Former Blantyre Soccer Academy kid Matthew Anderson is attracting a lot of attention Leeds United are believed to be interested in a move for Celtic kid Matthew Anderson, a former Blantyre Soccer Academy player who was last year dubbed 'the next Kieran Tierney'. The Yorkshire Evening Post reports that the English Premier League side are keen on the 17-year-old left-back, who in January 2020 signed a professional deal with the Parkhead club last year and has been playing in their under-18s before they were forced into furlough after the Covid-19 outbreak.