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Leeds still close to signing £8m salary Marcelo Bielsa

The most perplexing thing about the proximity of Leeds appointing a huge candidate like Bielsa as head coach is how it’ll work commercially. I can accept that Andrea Radrizzani has a star-laden contact book, filled with super-agents and other influential figures. I can accept that Bielsa might consider this an exciting and challenging project worthy…

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Saiz, Lasogga, O’Kane, Jansson, Roofe and Redemption

I was reading Moscow’s brilliant piece about Samu Saiz and Leeds United being two souls entwined and while his troubled footballing past is noteworthy, he’s not alone. It occurred to me that this squad is filled with players seeking a form of redemption, from their pasts, from the fans, from previous managers and sometimes from themselves….

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Could Leeds lose Cook, Mowatt and Taylor the same as Byram?

Everyone associated with Leeds knows that sustainability comes from leveraging the academy. If we wanted to buy a player of Lewis Cook’s ability – well, let’s be honest, we couldn’t afford to. Yet there’s a troubling situation surrounding our prized possessions. The problem is when players get within 12 months of their contract ending the…

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