Category: Match Review

Leeds vs Liverpool 2021

Liverpool and Man City results show Leeds ability to compete (and the importance of competition)

In a few days soured by the ridiculous European Super League proposal, Leeds’ game against Liverpool came at a particularly interesting moment. While Klopp and the gang were facing unfair scrutiny over decisions made by their employers (and seemingly found out about the club’s intent to splinter off into the ESL at the same time…

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Spurs vs Leeds

Big wins, big losses, no defenders and a quiet January

It’s frustrating that Virgil van Dijk’s injury hasn’t stopped being discussed in relation to Liverpool’s mixed league performances, meanwhile pundits have been all-too-eager to talk about our defensive frailties without ever mentioning how ridiculously makeshift our back-line is. Perhaps this isn’t surprising given the commentary team for the Spurs game referred to Stuart Dallas as “Leeds…

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Phillips vs Arsenal 2020

Arsenal or Barnsley, Championship or Premier League. It’s all the same.

I sometimes need to remind myself that this is the Premier League. Not just because we’re fundamentally watching the same players do the same things, but because my expectations don’t seem to have changed.  Having sat through 90 minutes of nail-biting dominance where Leeds continually failed to capitalise on the pressure exerted over their meek…

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