Spotlight on Ben White as Leeds United's Brighton loanee excels in gap left by Kalvin Phillips

Centre-back White stepped forward into the central defensive midfield position after Kalvin Phillips was forced to be taken off injured in the 37rd minute.

His withdrawal naturally raised concerns with Leeds clearly affected by the 24-year-old's recent three-match absence due to a three-match suspension picked up for the straight red card in the 1-0 loss at Queens Park Rangers.

White and Mateusz Klich had been taking turns deputising in the role during Phillips' suspension and...
source: Yorkshire Evening Post

2020-02-23 16:05
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