From Cobham to Thorp Arch: Why Leeds United Signed Lewis Bate

Over the last 5 years or so there has been an emerging trend; young players leaving elite clubs in search of first team football. Jadon Sancho being the most notable name to do so recently after he believed he was ready for first team football, however, the opportunity at Manchester City simply wasn’t there. This … Continue reading From Cobham to Thorp Arch: Why Leeds United Signed Lewis Bate

Using data to find Leeds United a potential left back

Victor Orta will be working hard over the summer transfer window to make sure that he fills the positions and gets the players that manager Marcelo Bielsa wants. The main position and arguably the most important to fill this window is left back. Leeds have been linked with a number of left backs already and … Continue reading Using data to find Leeds United a potential left back

Ben’s a thing of the past, Robin is now in town

About half way through last season, many Leeds fans including myself realised that keeping Ben White at the club beyond his loan spell was going to be very difficult. This turned out to the case, but Leeds had a backup plan in the shape of Freiburg’s Robin Koch. The German international was on the clubs … Continue reading Ben’s a thing of the past, Robin is now in town

Next first team regular? Loan network? Leeds Under 23’s round up and Q&A!

With it currently being an international break and many of the first team and under 23 players away with their countries, its all quite on the Leeds news front. The first team have made a brilliant start to life in the Premier League, currently sitting 8th in the table after picking up a point against … Continue reading Next first team regular? Loan network? Leeds Under 23’s round up and Q&A!

Michaël Cuisance: Scouting Report

Leeds United’s hunt around Europe for a midfielder has come to an end with the club today expected to confirm the signing of Bayern Munich’s Michaël Cuisance. The French midfielder who joined the Bundesliga giants in 2019 from Borussia Mönchengladbach has left the club after just one year in search for more senior minutes. Leeds … Continue reading Michaël Cuisance: Scouting Report