Category: Transfers

Poor coach credibility does hurt Leeds’ ability to sign key players

We’ve been asked to embrace the continental structure at Leeds, where we don’t have a conventional “manager” but instead the responsibilities are split between the head-coach (who selects the squad, decides tactics and trains the players) and the Director of Football (who conducts the transfer activity and sets out a footballing vision/identity for the club)….

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Jordan Hugill

Jordan Hugill and the dilemma of investment

Put a pin in the Hugill thought for a moment, I’ll come to that in a moment…  Meanwhile my fingers are trembling with annoyance that I’m going to avoid writing about the Ipswich game too much. Annoyance that I’ll gloss over the beautiful irony of Eunan O’Kane being the squad’s voice for expressing their disappointment…

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