Archives: Leeds United

Analysis of The Past 11 Months at Leeds United Football Club

Posted on by Matt DeVries

Well, where to start. Leeds United have gone through a tumultuous few months at the club, to say the least. In order to get a full grasp on things, let’s start in January. Prior to current owner Massimo Cellino officially … Continue reading

The Fit and Proper Person Test is a Joke

Posted on by Mark Burke

Leeds United, one of the great football institutions, have been in the news a lot lately – more through off the field need than on. I was at their game on Saturday against Birmingham City when they brought their usual … Continue reading

Taking A Look At Brian Clough’s Short-Lived Leeds Tenure

Posted on by Thariq Amir

It has been 10 years to the month since the passing of the greatest manager England never had, Brian Howard Clough OBE. His time in football was dotted with highs and lows. Clough’s achievements with Derby County and Nottingham Forest … Continue reading

Ian Holloway Chides Millwall Supporters Over ‘Obscene’ Chants

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Following Saturday’s 2-0 opening day victory over Leeds United, Millwall FC manager Ian Holloway stated he was “bursting with pride” in regards to his team’s performance. But he went on to say that the actions from a group of his own … Continue reading

Massimo Cellino Offers Leeds United Hope For the Future

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

No question exists that the takeover of Leeds United by Italian businessman Massimo Cellino is controversial. Cellino’s attempt to acquire the club was initially rejected by the Football League, but that decision was overturned Saturday on appeal. Leeds United fans … Continue reading

Massimo Cellino Wins Appeal to Become Owner of Leeds United

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Massimo Cellino has won his appeal to become the new owner of Leeds United Football Club. The Italian businessman, who lives in Miami, was initially denied the takeover of Leeds after The Football League turned down his attempt to buy … Continue reading

Listen to the Bizarre Interview With Massimo Cellino, Potential Owner of Leeds United [AUDIO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Italian businessman Massimo Cellino will find out tomorrow whether his appeal to become the new owner of Leeds United will be approved or not. The Football League rejected his attempt to take over the club, but Cellino appealed the decision … Continue reading

WATCH The Short Film About The Decline of Leeds United: ‘A Leeds Lament’ [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Ten years ago, Leeds United beat Manchester City in the Premier League. Since then, the fortunes of the two clubs have taken on a dramatic change with City becoming the richest club in the world while Leeds United are in … Continue reading

WATCH Ross McCormack’s Reaction Live On Sky Sports to Leeds United Manager Brian McDermott Getting Sacked [VIDEO]

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Leeds United captain Ross McCormack reacted to the sacking of his boss Brian McDermott by calling Sky Sports live on-air to share his surprise at the announcement. The astonishing call, where McCormack confirmed that McDermott had been sacked as Leeds … Continue reading

Leeds United News: January Transfer Window Couldn’t Have Come at a Better Time

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Recent results have Leeds United supporters talking of another crisis. Saturday’s heavy 6-0 defeat against Sheffield Wednesday reignited fears that the Whites are nowhere near returning to the Premier League. In manager Brian McDermott, Leeds United has the right manager … Continue reading

Leeds United Announce Strategic Partnership With San Francisco 49ers

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Leeds United have announced a strategic partnership with NFL team the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers will send senior staff to Leeds to, as the football club describes, “discuss key areas of the club’s business, including ticketing strategies, sponsorship and … Continue reading

Ken Bates Misdeeds at Leeds United Put Football League Chief Executive At Center Of Controversy

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Football League Chief Executive Shaun Harvey, the former Ken Bates associate who was the Chief Executive of Leeds United during the lamentable ownership tenure of the former Chelsea owner, is at the heart of a ruling by Ofcom (the regulatory … Continue reading

Top 5 Surprises in the Championship So Far This Season

Posted on by Nick Ottman

We are fast approaching Christmas and the Sky Bet Championship is really taking shape. Like every other season, the Championship has already thrown up some real surprises. Here are the five things that have made it an eye-opening first half … Continue reading

Leeds United Promotion Push Coming Thanks to Brian McDermott

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Liberated from the maniacal clutches of Ken Bates, Leeds United AFC, one of the best supported football clubs in Europe, now can safely begin its climb back to where it belongs — near the top of the England’s top flight … Continue reading

We All Hate Leeds. That’s Why the Premier League Needs Them

Posted on by Peter Quinn

“Absence makes the heart grow fonder.” – Thomas Haynes Bayly In their absence, it appears that opposing fans have developed a level of respect for what Leeds United accomplished during their time in the Premier League. The club did disrupt … Continue reading

Leeds United Finally Liberated From Ken Bates After 9 Frustrating Years

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Leeds United have finally been liberated from the clutches of Ken Bates. The former Chelsea owner, whose stewardship of Leeds since 2005 was characterized by a lack of transparency, continuing financial shell games, high ticket prices and ultimately failure on … Continue reading

Hull City vs Cardiff, Watford vs Leeds & Championship Finale: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There’s no early kick-off in the Premier League today (first match is at 10am ET), so if you’re up early and want to see some quality soccer coverage and you have beIN SPORT, you’re in for a treat. Kicking off … Continue reading