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Jamie Shackleton: Leeds United's Jesus bug is a speedster, a worker and a 'down to earth boy'

Jamie Shackleton is Leeds United’s Jesus bug.

His feet scarcely seem to touch the turf when he skims across it, leaving markers in his wake.

READ: Daniel Chapman's YEP column Like water striders, an insect anatomically built to transfer their weight to run on top of the ...

2019-10-09 11:29 open_in_new
There is no international break curse hanging over Leeds United, but they do have a nasty habit to break

Anyone suggesting there is a hex hanging over the Whites could quite reasonably point at Saturday’s encounter with Millwall and a particular pair of refereeing decisions.

READ: Ben White on the international break

Yet the club’s record over the past six years, in the 20 ...

2019-10-09 10:26 open_in_new
Leeds United win Gaetano Berardi's red card appeal, FA say Millwall's Tom Bradshaw won't face action

A regulatory commission has decided to overturn the decision of referee James Linington to send the defender off in the 14th minute of Saturday's defeat to the Lions.

Berardi will now be free to face Birmingham City at Elland Road after the international break.

READ: YEP columnist ...

2019-10-08 19:44 open_in_new
The Headrow in 40 photos - A snapshot of life on a Leeds city centre gem

These photos spanning the decades showcase the changing face of The Headrow which runs for half a mile between between Westgate and Eastgate. READ MORE: Historic Briggate in 26 photos: The Leeds street we all know and love | Go inside 'The Kremlin' - Leeds Quarry House in the 1990s | Leeds ...

2019-10-08 17:38 open_in_new
Referees told to use common sense following Patrick Bamford incident during Leeds United's clash at Millwall

The warning - reported by The Times - comes in the wake of an incident involving Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford during the Whites 2-1 Championship defeat to Millwall last weekend.

Bamford was replaced in the 62nd minute by head coach Marcelo Bielsa with fellow forward Eddie Nketiah ...

2019-10-08 16:35 open_in_new
Daniel Chapman: Taking Marcelo Bielsa’s suggestion and analysing Gaetano Berardi’s eight Leeds United red cards

“We should analyse if those red cards were fair,” Marcelo Bielsa replied, to a question after the weekend’s defeat to Millwall about Gaetano Berardi’s eighth sending off for Leeds United.

I like a challenge, especially one that involves uncovering conspiracies ...

2019-10-08 14:29 open_in_new
YEP Live: Watch as our Leeds United reporters cast their verdict on Millwall defeat and look ahead to the international break

Gaetano Berardi's dismissal in South London caused headlines as the defender was controversially sent off after just 14 minutes of the Championship clash. Jed Wallace struck with the resulting penalty, before Tom Bradshaw doubled the lead. Gjanni Alioski gave the Whites hope in the second half ...

2019-10-07 19:35 open_in_new
Former Premier League referee gives his take on Leeds United defender Gaetano Berardi's controversial red card at Millwall

Former Premier League referee Dermot Gallagher believes Leeds United and Gaetano Berardi were hard done by at Millwall on Saturday.

The man who officiated in the top flight for 15 years discussed the game's major talking point on Sky Sports News this morning, alongside ex Whites captain ...

2019-10-07 15:23 open_in_new
'He's Leeds' - Josh Warrington announces which Leeds United player will walk him to the ring for Sofiane Takoucht fight

Josh Warrington's tradition of having a Leeds United player accompany him to the ring will continue this weekend when he fights Sofiane Takoucht.

The Leeds fighter has announced that Whites midfielder Pablo Hernandez will make the ring walk at Leeds First Direct Arena on ...

2019-10-07 14:20 open_in_new
Ben White welcomes Marcelo Bielsa backing after strong Leeds United start

Leeds United loanee Ben White has welcomed the backing of head coach Marcelo Bielsa following a strong start to the season.

The 21-year-old central defender joined the United ranks in the summer from Premier League outfit Brighton on a season-long loan deal.

White has made a ...

2019-10-06 19:26 open_in_new
Graham Smyth's Verdict: Time for Leeds United to take their fate out of referees' and inferior opposition's hands and make their own luck

Luck, fate, the Gods, whoever or whatever has it in for Leeds, really has it in for Leeds.

This season they have been the better side in all but one of their fixtures.

The Championship table shows them sitting fifth, with 13 points dropped from 11 games.

On Saturday the Lions ...

2019-10-06 15:14 open_in_new
Millwall 2 Leeds United 1 - Graham Smyth's player ratings: Whites battle hard after Gaetano Berardi red card

The 30-year-old was handed his marching orders in just the 14th minute after being adjudged to have taken down Tom Bradshaw in the box. Jed Wallace duly converted before Bradshaw himself struck. Gjanni Alioski bagged after the break but United were unable to earn anything from the tie. Here's ...

2019-10-05 21:23 open_in_new
Marcelo Bielsa refuses to criticise referee after 10-man Leeds United lose at Millwall, but highlights three big decisions

Marcelo Bielsa refused to criticise referee James Linington for sending off Gaetano Berardi 14 minutes into today's 2-1 defeat at Millwall.

The Leeds United head coach makes a point of not giving his opinion on the performance of referees and today was no different, despite replays ...

2019-10-05 20:20 open_in_new
Millwall v Leeds United - LIVE reaction: 10-man Whites fall to the Lions

Marcelo Bielsa's side take on the managerless Lions in South East London as they face their third fixture in seven days. Leeds fell to defeat in the capital last weekend at the hands of Charlton before a midweek victory over West Brom helped the Whites back on track. Follow all the latest LIVE ...

2019-10-05 19:17 open_in_new
Millwall v Leeds United - LIVE updates: Gjanni Alioski cuts Lions lead in half after Gaetano Berardi sees red at The Den

Marcelo Bielsa's side take on the managerless Lions in South East London as they face their third fixture in seven days. Leeds fell to defeat in the capital last weekend at the hands of Charlton before a midweek victory over West Brom helped the Whites back on track. Follow all the latest LIVE ...

2019-10-05 18:14 open_in_new
Millwall v Leeds United - LIVE: First half updates from The Den as Marcelo Bielsa's men battle managerless Lions

Marcelo Bielsa's side take on the managerless Lions in South East London as they face their third fixture in seven days. Leeds fell to defeat in the capital last weekend at the hands of Charlton before a midweek victory over West Brom helped the Whites back on track. Follow all the latest LIVE ...

2019-10-05 17:11 open_in_new
Millwall v Leeds United - LIVE: Marcelo Bielsa's Whites travel to The Den looking to break Lions tradition

Marcelo Bielsa's side take on the managerless Lions in South East London as they face their third fixture in seven days. Leeds fell to defeat in the capital last weekend at the hands of Charlton before a midweek victory over West Brom helped the Whites back on track. Follow all the latest LIVE ...

2019-10-05 14:02 open_in_new
David Prutton: Leeds United stood up to West Brom challenge, now they must face Millwall in the same way

We saw a very different side to Leeds United in midweek against a resilient West Brom team.

You obviously only get three points for any victory, but it was done in a slightly different way to what we are used to seeing under Marcelo Bielsa.

They needed to bounce back after the ...

2019-10-05 08:47 open_in_new
Why Leeds United and Marcelo Bielsa are taking on Millwall at just the right time

The Lions head coach resigned less than 48 hours ahead of United's trip to The Den on Saturday afternoon, bringing an end to a four and a half year spell in charge of the club.

Marcelo Bielsa's side have failed to pick up three points during their last five visits to Bermondsey, a run ...

2019-10-04 20:11 open_in_new
Marcelo Bielsa's predicted Leeds United line-up against Millwall - with Stuart Dallas set for change

Liam Cooper, Pablo Hernandez, Adam Forshaw and Jamie Shackleton will all miss the trip to the capital, leaving spots up for grabs in the United squad. Bielsa revealed on Thursday his options, here's how he is expected to begin the clash with the Lions - a position switch for Stuart Dallas with a ...

2019-10-04 15:59 open_in_new
Leeds United's efforts to help Jordan Stevens "predictably ended in disappointment" reveals Angus Kinnear

Stevens, who can return to training with the club from October 10, was handed a ban from all football-related activities and given a £1,200 fine after breaching the governing bodies betting rules.

The 19-year-old placed 59 bets which amounted to £510.12, including five Whites games - ...

2019-10-03 20:02 open_in_new