Category One Academy Status: What does its mean and how will it benefit Leeds United?

Three clubs in the last year applied to go from a rank two academy to a rank one academy, Burnley and Crystal Palace have just announced that they have been granted academy one status, so this leaves just one club left waiting to hear if they was successful or not. That club is Leeds United … Continue reading Category One Academy Status: What does its mean and how will it benefit Leeds United?

Bielsa’s multi-functionality, how the current Leeds team adopt it and the importance of it for the academy

When Bielsa first arrived at the club fans didn’t quite know what to expect. Most certainly didn’t expect to see Phillips play at centre back and Dallas at centre midfield so successfully. In hindsight, we should have. We are talking about a coach that many top managers in the game regard as one of the … Continue reading Bielsa’s multi-functionality, how the current Leeds team adopt it and the importance of it for the academy