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Chelsea

/ 46 days ago

Chelsea escapes with win over Leeds to reach FA Cup last eight

The round of 16 in the FA Cup concluded on Wednesday, and one game that stood out was Chelsea hosting Leeds. Even though this was a match involving teams from different divisions, the storylines were there. Chelsea, coming off its League Cup Final loss against Liverpool, was desperate for a bounce-back victory. That would not […]

Jesse Marsch

/ 85 days ago

Jesse Marsch reveals Leeds should have kept Bielsa in charge

Jesse Marsch had reportedly informed Leeds management he was not interested in the position when he was originally asked about it. He recommended that Marcelo Bielsa remain head coach. After three seasons in the Premier League, Leeds experienced a significant decline and were relegated to the Championship in the 2023-24 season. The last home game […]

Juventus

/ 101 days ago

Leeds failure crucial for McKennie's growth, reflects midfielder

Among Juventus' key performers this year has been Weston McKennie. Considering he was almost sold from the club in the summer, he has shown outstanding play. Thanks to his impressive return to form for Juventus, Weston McKennie has been named the club's best player so far this season, according to Tuttosport. The Italian publication has […]

Jesse Marsch

/ 115 days ago

Jesse Marsch shares one regret following Leeds departure

Jesse Marsch, who was a contender for the US national team and last managed Leeds, said that he now wishes he had accepted the position at Leicester City last spring. Despite the American's departure, the club's decline persisted, and he has still not returned to management duties. The team was relegated nonetheless. The Whites are […]

Burnley

/ 149 days ago

No end to misery: Three English clubs set to sue Everton

After receiving a ten-point punishment from the Premier League, Everton has fallen back into the relegation zone. The commission reviewed the only allegation of Financial Fair Play violation from the previous season and reached its judgment based on that analysis. The Premier League made clear that Everton will lose 10 points due to the club's […]

English Football

/ 261 days ago

Leeds captain told team: "If you don't want to be here, then F off”

Leeds United captain Liam Cooper had some choice words for his teammates following relegation from the Premier League. The Whites were eventually dropped from the top division following a disappointing 2022/23 campaign. Cooper and company lost to Tottenham, 4-1, on the final day of the season to seal their destiny. "After the Tottenham game last […]

49ers complete Leeds takeover as latest American EFL owners

The English Football League approved the recent takeover of Leeds United by NFL team San Francisco 49ers. This marks the latest example of American investors acquiring controlling stakes in English football clubs. However, the 49ers are not new to soccer club ownership or Leeds United. In 2018, the 49ers purchased 44% of Leeds United. The […]

Brendan Rodgers

/ 318 days ago

Leeds to target Brendan Rodgers as next coach, says report

Leeds United and Sam Allardyce have predictably parted ways as the club prepares for next season in the Championship. The English coach was previously brought to the team as a last-ditch effort to save the club from relegation. However, Leeds lost three of four matches with Allardyce at the helm and couldn't avoid the drop. […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 355 days ago

Leeds, Leicester draw opens door at bottom of EPL table

Leeds United and Leicester City played out to a 1-1 draw on Tuesday night at Elland Road. Both teams entered the midweek matchup dangerously close to the drop zone. Leeds were sitting 16th, just one point ahead of Leicester. A win by either team would have helped create some distance near the bottom of the […]

FA Cup

/ 411 days ago

Pair of sensational Fulham goals sink Leeds in FA Cup

Fulham used two wonderful strikes to advance to the quarterfinals of the FA Cup over Leeds United. Joao Palhinha and Manor Solomon delivered the goals at Craven Cottage. The game was a microcosm of the idea that talent can be the difference. After all, for much of the game, Leeds actually mustered many of the […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 419 days ago

Leeds appoint Javi Gracia as manager until end of season

Leeds United have confirmed the arrival of head coach Javi Gracia. The coach commits to the club on a short-term deal until the end of the current campaign. However, Leeds also stated that Gracia agreed to a "flexible contract" in their official announcement. "Leeds United are delighted to announce the club have agreed terms with […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 440 days ago

Looking ahead to Weston McKennie's first 3 games for Leeds

Weston McKennie is now, officially, a member of Leeds United. He teams up with fellow US internationals Tyler Adams and Brenden Aaronson under the leadership of Jesse Marsch. The deal is a loan until the end of the season with an option to buy for the Elland Road club. Leeds paid just $1.5 million to […]