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08 May 2018 20:32:02
All the talk of the youngsters coming through is great and I see the point of getting them playing time last few games. But seriously though if we get two of them good enough for first team we'll be doing well.


1.) 09 May 2018 17:34:53
I know what your saying Corky, it's a gamble but along with Pearce, O'Connor, BPF I can see at least Shaugnessy and Edmundson playing regularily so it's not such a great stretch of the imagination to see at least two other new young guns featuring most weeks.

2.) 09 May 2018 23:59:05
Cork Disagree. 2 is below average. 3 average. 4 good. 5 excellent. We already have 5 in the first team already. BPF, Paudie, RV, Pearce and Edmondson. We need more but we already doing well on that front. Radz strategy is about youth coming through. There's still Hosannah, Rey, Shackleton, Clarke, Machuca, Sarkic, Dalby, Kun T and Wilks to come through. We could have a team and squad in about 15 months.

3.) 10 May 2018 10:03:16
3 have already shown they're upto the task. I would expect another 3 from George's list to come good in the next 12 months too. That's a pretty good return imo.

4.) 10 May 2018 10:12:52
So are we saying Orta's doing a good job? Only asking.

5.) 10 May 2018 13:02:24
Leo As purely a scout unearthing young talent from abroad, yes. I've said this for a couple months now. However, he should not be allowed anywhere near first team recruitment directly. Examples are Wiedwald and Grot. This means his job title requires immediate demotion. Director of football? Having a laugh.

6.) 10 May 2018 14:25:22
Who should be in charge of first team recruitment then George

7.) 10 May 2018 15:27:18
George I mean good enough for a promotion team. How many of the young lads will play more than 50 league games? O’Leary had a great class of youngsters but getting 5 through at once is not easy.

8.) 10 May 2018 17:08:35
Cork You have to play them to find out. We should no longer be pre-occupied with promotion. Our next task is to have a competitive first team and squad. Rest should follow. If worse thing that happens is we get up to 8th position next May but with extra youngsters coming through so be it. I'm hearing Jack Clarke is going to be a player.

9.) 10 May 2018 17:11:50
Aus Sadly, Heck. He's the manager. All he really has to do is acquire solid Championship players who combine talent with the necessary physicality. None of this watery airy fairy rubbish like Wiedwald and Grot.

10.) 10 May 2018 17:14:48
We could do a lot worse than raid the Wendies for a couple players. They are in trouble financially and with FFP rules.

11.) 10 May 2018 18:19:56
Who would you have from them george

12.) 10 May 2018 20:32:45
Grot will come good I believe

13.) 10 May 2018 21:46:04
Martyn Forestieri Hutchinson Westwood and Winnall once he returns from Derby. Forestieri would be a luxury not really needed because of Saiz and Hernandez but the rest would do nicely.

14.) 10 May 2018 22:21:54
They bought a half decent central defender from somewhere Martyn! ? I forget where! ? 😏😱😢

15.) 10 May 2018 22:57:01
They did Bright but he was treated fairly poor at Leeds. And mainly by tt the supporters.

16.) 11 May 2018 08:50:16
True that Cork!

17.) 11 May 2018 10:40:59
Mr Lee's I'm guessing? He was 100% leeds through and through

18.) 11 May 2018 11:13:02
Yes I would jump at the chance of signing Bartley, or Huth, or similar but let's not write off the the two who have filled in this year. I have to say that whenever called upon Shaugnessy, then O'Connor, have answered the call admirably. If they are mentored by some of the more senior players then the answer to our problems may already be on the payroll. This is without even looking at Struijk, Halme and Diaz. Again, wouldn't complain about the inclusion of an old head, man mountain, CB but I don't think we are in such a deep hole as some would think.



04 May 2018 23:59:34
Lads we missed the boat a couple of years back not getting Chris Hughton. My kind of manager.


1.) 05 May 2018 11:00:41
Ah. Those were der days. When de boat com in!

2.) 05 May 2018 16:45:47
Corkwhite have to say your right on that one,

3.) 06 May 2018 19:52:52
Well blow me down with a feather. I knew I’d be right one day Whiteman!



23 Apr 2018 21:35:06
Lets go and get Roy Keane as the boss! he's been learning the ropes under one of the best and he would jump at the chance to manage Leeds, even just to piss off ole red nose. He done a job at Sunderland effed up at Ipswich but at least he has a passion for the game which not many have these days. Feathered rattled i'd say, but?


1.) 23 Apr 2018 22:31:22
Great former player, well respected and a fairly good developing coach but his previous allegiances and those tackles on AIH disqualify him. Never pervert nature but you would right there.

2.) 24 Apr 2018 15:00:11
Right again George but I had a few when posting Keane last night.



14 Apr 2018 23:45:26
Should of kept the Danish Spaniard. Ok form was bad but at least we had an identity and a way. Now everything has gone tits up. Could be wrong but I believe we'd have a rubbish load more points with TC still in charge. Ok maybe not a load more points but still.


1.) 15 Apr 2018 06:24:42
I think he might have been too nice and lost the discipline. I thought he was our chosen one but unfortunately not. I have the champers on ice for when they get rid of the smarmy sleazy backstabbing two faced talent-less Leeds hating git Fu*kingbottom. Time for Radz to grow a pair and bring in someone that can take us to the Premier league and keep us there even if it does cost big $$. I don't think Mick McC is the one but happy with him if it gets rid of Fu*kingbottom. MoT

2.) 15 Apr 2018 07:35:19
Fredh, with you on every word mate, great post.

3.) 15 Apr 2018 17:31:47
Cork We lost our identity years ago

4.) 15 Apr 2018 18:12:56
George, he wouldn’t know,



30 Jan 2018 21:45:00
I see Hugil out of Preston squad tonight. Is it possible he's on his way to ER? Saw him play once and while no Messi he's a good good forward. 8 mill a lot but but could possibly turn out a bargain.


1.) 30 Jan 2018 22:48:38
Crystal Palace have had an £8m bid accepted apparently

2.) 30 Jan 2018 22:52:30
Think he is PL bound unfortunately, plus maybe over priced?

3.) 30 Jan 2018 23:49:13
Over prived. Should fit in at palace with that bentekkers fella then

4.) 30 Jan 2018 23:51:30
Definitely overpriced IMHO :)

5.) 31 Jan 2018 16:54:59
Watched him last year at ER looked as good as wood. 15 mill wood. 8 mill hugely.

6.) 31 Jan 2018 17:03:56




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02 Jul 2018 21:06:10
Roberto Martinez. Tactical genius! Some have said he's a poor coach but he showed his worth this evening.


1.) 02 Jul 2018 22:01:46
felini on earlier tall against small wouldve been quicker less stress

2.) 03 Jul 2018 10:04:34
Tactical genius my backside. His tactics were negative in the first half, imagine playing De Bruyne in defensive midfield. What a surprise that Belgium started playing when he went more advanced.

3.) 03 Jul 2018 10:48:10
Bang average manager, who luckily for has a talented team,



25 May 2018 23:02:43
I believe Euanan OKane is a good player. There I said it.


1.) 25 May 2018 23:41:13
Now go and give your head a good shake! You'll be saying Wiedwald can catch a ball next.

2.) 26 May 2018 03:34:40
Yea and sako can square it

3.) 26 May 2018 05:16:06
O’kane sacko and wieldward were easy our best players last year. There I said it! Ma. Where’s my fav white coat?

4.) 26 May 2018 08:44:07
And I would just like to admit for the first time in public that I honestly believe that paul Heckingbottom is a brilliant intelligent and tactical genius of a manager. There I said it, now where’s my morning vodka?

5.) 26 May 2018 08:59:50
You off down the disco for Saturday night fever Aus

6.) 26 May 2018 10:35:28
Corky you've lost it. There I've said it

7.) 26 May 2018 23:10:13
Ok I’d had a few last night on posting OKane. But in fairness he did play very well first dozen or so games of season. A witch hunt is what it is so burn him at the stake I say



13 May 2018 20:27:32
Where is Mad Mic? Lots saying he's disappeared but why? He was a bit peeved with all the negativity on here but surely a few downer chaps wouldn't upset our funniest and best poster? ! Then again.


1.) 13 May 2018 23:56:24
Either he scored with his SIL and is making a new life with her or he's now supporting Lincoln City (we should go for Cowley) or he's just a glory hunter like I said. We will probably hear from him again when we're winning regularly.

2.) 14 May 2018 10:28:05
So that’s not for a long long time then George!



03 Apr 2018 16:06:47
Lads great value bet tonight is Pennington 1st goal @ 70/1. got to be worth a tenner!


1.) 03 Apr 2018 18:33:56
Corky, even I wouldn't touch that but what I would recommend Pontus to score anytime and to be carded, 40/1.

2.) 03 Apr 2018 18:38:40
What odds do you think I would get on us winning every game till end of season, finishing seventh and missing out on the playoffs by one point?



25 Feb 2018 19:42:52
Message to George and others. O'Kane imo is a good midfielder. Played well start of season but granted not so well lately but that doesn't mean he can't do a good job for us. If fans get on players backs it is always to the detriment of team. Viera after a good season last year has been poor this term but not too many are getting on his back. Maybe it's because he's home grown?

Cooper another getting stick. Ok he makes mistakes, too many to be fair, but he's a trier and doesn't hide when the going is tough. Let's stop getting on players backs and support them for the dozen games and who knows. MOT


1.) 25 Feb 2018 19:55:24
They all wanted lassy hanging 2 months ago Cork. Short memories Leeds fans I'm afraid

2.) 25 Feb 2018 20:19:57
Cork You are right. RV does get a pass from me. He gets a pass because he's young and homegrown. I'm biased like that. What irritates me with Okane is he puts himself in the media spotlight a lot with his pretty humanist wife nonsense yet he's not playing well. In my book, you can be on social media often as you like provided you are in form. Otherwise, be quiet and work on your game. As for Lassie, you need to direct your comments to Wex not me. All I've said he just needed to lose a bit of timber and we have a player. That's what happened. Notts said it best. Sometimes fans need to voice their concerns in order for things to change. Example crestgate. Leeds fans are best in world. Knowledgeable, articulate and funny. Ignore and marginalize them at your peril. #Leedsfansbestinworld

3.) 25 Feb 2018 20:28:52
Hold my hands up George lassoga has improved immensely. Hopefully he keeps it up

4.) 25 Feb 2018 20:57:16
got stick for praising lassoga. same with wood i seem to remember if only all leeds fans would listen to good old Bermo as I tell the wife daily I am never wrong. With regards to our MF, okane is decent and can play well but think he gets lost, needs someone like forshaw next to him to get the most from him and to show his class. Veria had poor form but is young and will improve and form will pick up as often happens with players of young age. the one who baffles me is phillips, yes the lad does have some quality on the ball but not enough quality really and he is too slow, not mobile enough, doesn't do enough. I would be happy is phillips never plays for leeds again as he is not good enough, sadly the other one for me is roofe, i have stuck up for roofe in past and said he has something, he has some qaulity but again not enough and doesn't do enough. is the last game saiz touched the ball more in 90 seconds than roofe did in the previous 70 minutes. again be happy if he never plays for us again, bit like doukara not a terrbile player but we need better if going to go up

5.) 25 Feb 2018 22:38:00
We are all entitled to our opinions good or bad, nobody on here is an expert and nobody should apologise for what they post! What makes us Leeds fans different to others is that we dare to dream and we say it out loud, we make no excuses for bad games and we don’t excuse any player that fails to show up on match day! George your comments are great, Wex, just as good and Corkwhite you are a true honest poster, we wouldn’t be proper Leeds fans if we didn’t moan nor would we be true if we all watched through yellow, white and blue glasses, nobody on here should make excuses for a from the heart opinion. MOT

6.) 26 Feb 2018 18:35:32
speak for yourself Mike I am definatly an expert, always know when a player will come good, I can read the game like a book and never, ever wrong just ask the wife!

7.) 26 Feb 2018 20:11:45
BW 👆🏻😝😂👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻🍻 me too.

8.) 26 Feb 2018 20:45:40
i was thinking that bright but didn't want to toot your horn




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13 May 2018 20:08:30
Big Sam? Dunno really. Football piss poor but has decent track record over the years. A bit like Wilko although Howard did get us playing great football contrary to what some say. Sam knows how to set up a team so that would do for me so I’d probably say Yes.




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10 May 2018 22:57:01
They did Bright but he was treated fairly poor at Leeds. And mainly by tt the supporters.




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10 May 2018 15:27:18
George I mean good enough for a promotion team. How many of the young lads will play more than 50 league games? O’Leary had a great class of youngsters but getting 5 through at once is not easy.




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06 May 2018 19:52:52
Well blow me down with a feather. I knew I’d be right one day Whiteman!




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04 May 2018 23:55:25
What was the ole joke ? His barnet was like Headinley wicket!





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26 May 2018 23:10:13
Ok I’d had a few last night on posting OKane. But in fairness he did play very well first dozen or so games of season. A witch hunt is what it is so burn him at the stake I say




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25 May 2018 22:59:45
What’s the idea of Beradi in midfield? Ok he gets stuck in but he is nowhere good enough for that role. I’m pretty sure some coach somewhere over the years would of cottened on by now if he was the new Batty!




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25 May 2018 22:55:31
Hess you’re right mate but it also proves that they don’t make them like Gary Mac anymore. We picked him up from league 1 Leicester for I believe 1 million ok a fair enough few bob back then but even in OLearys days we never had a CM with his class.




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16 May 2018 22:19:42
Not to mention the young lad we bought from W Brom who apparently has great potential and cost a few sheckles. Rad will spend similar amounts on a few more players I believe.




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15 May 2018 22:32:02
Mick. George. Bermo. Mick has taken a leave of late but for me still qualifies. George took a small leave but came back a new man with quality posts. And Bermo comes and goes as he pleases but ya still have to enjoy his enthusiasm. Shout out to Alf and Bright to, proper Leeds fans.