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09 Aug 2017 22:29:40
Omg. Just seen the highlights. Wow, No way we are not going to score lots of goals this season. Just need to make sure defence is sound. Total reversal from last season.


1.) 09 Aug 2017 23:09:34
Yeah, very nervous about the defense at the moment. There will be tougher challenges ahead as well.

2.) 09 Aug 2017 23:59:49
Ayling, BJ and Jansson is a solid base Alf, Just need 1 more CB and we should be OK, unless Penningtons injury turns out to be long term anyway.

3.) 10 Aug 2017 10:49:02
In all reality, we have beaten a promoted team who will struggle this year and a lower level team. Although I'm not a doom and gloom merchant, we have much bigger challenges ahead. It's great to hear the optimism on this site but I remember last season only too well when we started badly and everyone on here was slagging us off and calling for Monk's head. I think this season will be very much like last in the early games until the squad gels, so hold onto your hat boys n girls, it's going to be a roller coaster! MM

4.) 10 Aug 2017 12:31:27
A roller coaster, as always. but your right we need to remain grounded, whilst positive. Things are looking good but we have some tougher tests ahead.

5.) 10 Aug 2017 14:53:43
Its so hard not to be er excited. I saw highlights and this is sooooo diff to last year. We fluked most of our wins but this year. I get the impression. The team are already having fun cause they know they got what it takes. Still need 100 comitement and effort though boys! 👍



30 Jul 2017 22:19:51
Not really related to current transfer rumours but anyone else think that Chris Wood is going to be sold?


1.) 30 Jul 2017 23:51:20
Yep. I do. I reckon we get about 18 mill for him 2nd week in august.

2.) 30 Jul 2017 23:43:42
I do speedy. That's not a wedding vow so don't get excited nor Berm jealous. We've spent a little bit of cash on purchase of ER and player recruitment. Balancing the books only sensible provided it's around that 20m figure for his sale.

3.) 31 Jul 2017 00:28:43
I actually dont, (not saying it won't happen if someone stumps up £20m and Negrado signs) I just don't think Rad can afford to. He has spent big and it feels like a concerted push rather that a 2-3 year plan. If we fall flat this year FFP and players promised promotion when they signed leaving could knock us back down a peg for a while. If this is an all or nothing year you don't let the big hitter leave.

4.) 31 Jul 2017 07:50:31
Yes, and if somebody is going to give 20 million he should go. If the rumors of Negredo coming are true, even more so. He will be our first choice striker, he is a different class to anything we have had since Viduka left. He scored 9 goals in the premier league last season, in a bad boro side who barely created a chance a game

5.) 31 Jul 2017 09:11:20
Cant see Negredo coming in - he would have to take a huge cut in wages or he would be on 3 or 4 times as much as everyone else and that would surely unsettle the rest of the squad?

6.) 31 Jul 2017 10:53:41
He will need a big name signing to replace him if he issued or there will be tremors around ER with the fans and it just undoes all the work put in so far. I think woody will struggle to emulate last season tbh as now the tactical genius has gone,

7.) 31 Jul 2017 12:01:43
I think he will go to prem. And possible struggle. He did a great job for us last season and I'm not saying I want him to go. But I just have a feeling that he wants to move on, and looks like our style of play is going to be somewhat more imaginative than relying on him to score every goal

8.) 31 Jul 2017 12:22:26
I didn't go on Saturday Speedy, but talking to someone who did, he said Leeds played better when Wood went off, as before that they were trying to get the ball to him ASAP. So, you may be right.

9.) 31 Jul 2017 14:12:02
Thanks Danum. I usually am, but my modesty prevents me from saying so 😁



14 Jun 2017 00:30:42
Sanchez being reported. And no not the right one. Going to be totally underwhelmed if that happens. Not a sign of intent imo


1.) 14 Jun 2017 08:09:19
Not sanchez vicarro the tennis player. i'd probably prefer george.

2.) 14 Jun 2017 16:24:18
Think I would prefer her to Victor Sanchez Aus.



13 Jun 2017 20:54:08
Fernando Ruiz Hierro now favourite from nowhere. Could this be the one ?


1.) 13 Jun 2017 21:09:32
That would be an interesting one!?

2.) 13 Jun 2017 21:19:37
On Face Ache that he has left his current club (Real Oviedo) by mutual consent so it looks like it.


3.) 13 Jun 2017 21:51:59
Keep guessing lads, law of averages says we will guess right in the end.

4.) 13 Jun 2017 21:55:54
Well my guess is it won't be Ranieri

5.) 13 Jun 2017 22:40:51
Well I've officially pulled out of the race speedy, done my share of weekends Monday to Friday job nowadays

6.) 14 Jun 2017 00:02:02
Same here martyn.
I asked for at least saturday off. And they said no.
Was will to do the occasional saturday morning but they still said no.
Maybe that's why they are having so much trouble. They are being too picky with their demands.
I pulled out of the 4.

7.) 14 Jun 2017 00:24:36
So that leaves 2 then aus? Wonder if it's mick and george

8.) 14 Jun 2017 10:03:58
I've just bought my season ticket for next year so am ruling myself out Martyn. Don't want to waste it by sitting in the dug out, I've got a nice spot in the East Stand.




14 Apr 2017 22:58:14
Massive point tonight. In all seriousness we need Pontus to get booked on Monday and then be back for playoffs hungry as a lion


1.) 16 Apr 2017 14:12:58
Have you seen how close it is now? Far too dangerous for Jansson to get a tactical booking now -we might not make the play offs, so what would be the point? As Monk is no doubt saying, we have to take it one match at a time (effectively treating each game as a final) , and see where it takes us. We need our strongest possible team for the next 4 games, as it's looking like going to the final game now. If we make it to the playoffs, we take it from there.

2.) 16 Apr 2017 19:43:32
So how about this? Pontus plays all games and doesn't pick up anymore bookings therefore staying eligible? Yeah I know that prompts two questions: what am I on, and can you have some?




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19 Nov 2017 10:55:05
Today's game the most unpredictable I can remember. We could lose or win by 3 goals. I've not got a good feeling though, so let's hope I'm wrong


1.) 19 Nov 2017 11:36:39
Time for talking is over, now is the time for action. Been reading rather than posting lately, today is a big day for our season. MOT



31 Oct 2017 13:28:18
One single game is never crucial but it is a bad bad sign if we don't get points tonight. Or if we are outplayed


1.) 31 Oct 2017 16:48:40
I agree that tonight's game isn't critical in many senses, but I suspect that a defeat tonight, particularly a feeble one, could prove critical for TC. I do not think that Radz would sack him, but I think that he would start to put preparations in place for the possibility of that eventuality on the near future. My heart says 3-2 to us, but my brain is worried. They are a capable team with a capable, ambitious and aggressive manager, who understands this league. Ferk em, onwards n upwards!

2.) 31 Oct 2017 18:09:56
Derby are going to be up for this match, reading posts from their players past and present, they are confident at turning us over. Let's hope our lads are up for the battle tonight and can grind out a result, we all need a boost. M O T

3.) 31 Oct 2017 19:49:51
I reckon first team to score will win the game, 2 draws we've had, 0 - 0, the rest have gone to whichever team scored first.



27 Oct 2017 21:38:51
Too lightweight. Fair result


1.) 27 Oct 2017 21:52:14
Over 30mins without an attemt at goal say's it all.

2.) 27 Oct 2017 21:55:21
100% speedy. Too easy knocked off the ball. That man lassoga is shocking. Change off formation and forwards is needed desperately. one big useless man up front is carp. Then he brings another useless big man on too ( grot ) Loads off work to do. 1-1 at half time was a bonus. Should have berm 3 down. So to lose it wasn't a surprise. I'm just so cheesed off with some players and TC and his selection at times. Fuming at the minute tbh.

3.) 27 Oct 2017 21:57:33
A lot of running around Speedy but no direction, no skill or power up front! No foresight, no idea especially when we have the ball, it’s going to take another season me thinks, and a few transfer markets! Lasogga not worth the £50,000 per week he’s apparently jointly being paid, Grot and him just look like to big slabs of weak pee up front! Lonergan played really well and deserves his place, I thought Dallas might of got a game as I think he would of loved to score for his Mum. There’s just nothing there, worryingly we are starting to look like last seasons team, we just have no plan B, players come on and TC moves a couple of players sideways, then for ten minutes we come alive then we go back to normal, it looks like we’ve had a cheap fix, with a comedown! It’s not working! MOT

4.) 27 Oct 2017 22:00:04
Bang on Speedy sorry to say. SU played like we all want Leeds to play. Lassoga is like Chris Wood on a bad day.

5.) 27 Oct 2017 22:02:57
No complaints identical winner to the reading game scores level bring on a sub and game over very disappointed too lightweight and can not see things getting better

6.) 27 Oct 2017 22:24:32
Woody what did I say at the start of the season carp players won’t get you out of this league and I think Iam right,



11 Sep 2017 21:47:11
So. I'll be in the East Stand tomorriw night. Willing to listen to offers to buy me a drink. Oops just realised I'm driving. Guess I could take the cash instead


1.) 12 Sep 2017 10:21:26
Usual North Stand for me . gizza wave :)



24 Aug 2017 15:41:59
Anyone else think someone big must be about to arrive? Radz has said he's going to reinvest the wood money. That's not going to be 15 Grots in the next week





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31 Jul 2017 14:12:02
Thanks Danum. I usually am, but my modesty prevents me from saying so 😁




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31 Jul 2017 12:01:43
I think he will go to prem. And possible struggle. He did a great job for us last season and I'm not saying I want him to go. But I just have a feeling that he wants to move on, and looks like our style of play is going to be somewhat more imaginative than relying on him to score every goal




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28 Jul 2017 11:37:46
Gotta be Simon Penguin




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14 Jun 2017 15:34:55
Has he managed a club before ?




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13 Jun 2017 21:55:54
Well my guess is it won't be Ranieri





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19 Nov 2017 21:00:13
George. You need to read Shauns latest memo " Feel free to ignore the bleedin obvious if it helps towards keeping LUFC away from where they rightly belong"




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07 Nov 2017 15:31:17
That's the Kirchoff twins I take it




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05 Nov 2017 20:25:49
Not sure if TC can turn things round or not. But we wouldn't be having the discussion if the players pulled their fingers out and grew some balls. Far too many have gone off the boil. What's happened to Pontus for example ? And even Berardi doesn't seem his old self. Can we blame TC for that ?




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05 Nov 2017 13:49:44
Well said Ox. I feel the same




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29 Oct 2017 09:18:42
And again in English?