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Lee Sobot

Leeds United: Radrizzani urges fans to fly the Whites’ flag when Boro come to town

CHAIRMAN ANDREA Radrizzani has issued a strong rallying cry to Leeds United’s fan-base ahead of Sunday’s Championship clash with Middlesbrough, calling for “love and passion” at Elland Road.

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Yorkshire trainer Malcolm Jefferson with Cloudy Dream. PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Turf Talk: Cheltenham offers Cloudy Dream a silver lining after last week’s race-entry error

Cloudy Dream could still run at Cheltenham this weekend despite an entry error causing the horse to miss his intended outing in the BetVictor Gold Cup.

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Leeds United head coach, Thomas Christiansen. PIC: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Middlesbrough favourites but are beatable, says Leeds United ‘old boy'

WITH promotions at both Leeds United and Middlesbrough on his curriculum vitae, John Hendrie will be caught in the middle at Elland Road this weekend.

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Leeds United striker Pierre-Michel Lasogga. PIC: Dave Howarth/PA Wire

Former Leeds United winger highlights benefits of a ‘two-up-front system’

FORMER Whites winger John Hendrie believes copying Sheffield United and Cardiff City’s 3-5-2 system could benefit Leeds United, insisting: “I don’t think it’s any coincidence how the two of them are up at the top of the league.”

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Kylemore Lough. PIC: Paul Harding/PA Wire

Turf Talk: Fry feeling the pressure ahead of Kylemore Lough’s Gold Cup bid

ANTE-POST favourite Kylemore Lough remains in contention for Saturday’s BetVictor Gold Cup at Cheltenham.

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2016 champion jockey Jim Crowley notched a 181-1 treble at the weekend. PIC: Tim Goode/PA Wire

Turf Talk: Saunter’s surge secures across-the-card double for trainer Williams

Saunter came with a decisive late flourish to win Saturday’s Betfred November Handicap at Doncaster and complete a notable across-the-card double for trainer Ian Williams.

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Northern Ireland's Stuart Dallas (right) sits dejected as Switzerland players celebrate after the FIFA World Cup Qualifying second leg match at St Jakob Park, Basel. PIC: Nick Potts/PA Wire

World Cup dream all over for Leeds United star Dallas

LEEDS UNITED winger Stuart Dallas quickly returned to fitness for Northern Ireland but was unable to prevent his World Cup dream from ending against Switzerland.

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VANQUISHED IN THE VASE : Blaine Hobson wheels away to celebrate equalising for Knaresborough Town against North Shields but Boro suffered a 2-1 reverse.

Non league: Redford hits treble as Collieries make history in Vase

PONTEFRACT COLLIERIES marched into the third round of the FA Vase for the first time in their history as Vaughan Redford’s hat-trick inspired a dramatic 4-2 success at Hall Road Rangers after extra-time.

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Eunan O'Kane.

Leeds United’s Eunan O’Kane relishing his World Cup chance

LEEDS UNITED’S Eunan O’Kane could not have come much closer to making his major international tournament debut in 2016.

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Stuart Dallas

Leeds United: Whites wait and see on Dallas injury

LEEDS UNITED were waiting for news on Northern Ireland international Stuart Dallas last night after the winger hobbled off injured on World Cup qualifying duty.

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Royal Line trainer John Gosden.

Turf Talk: Gosden targets sixth success in Betfred November Handicap at Doncaster

ANTE-POST favourite Royal Line heads a maximum field of 23 declared for tomorrow’s Betfred November Handicap at Doncaster.

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Thomas Christiansen.

Strengthening spine of team key to Leeds United play-off push – Eddie Gray

WITH barely one third of the season played, Leeds United legend Eddie Gray knows there will be many more twists and turns as far as this season’s Championship is concerned.

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Thomas Christiansen.

Leeds United urged to stick by under-fire coach Christiansen

LEEDS UNITED legend Eddie Gray believes head coach Thomas Christiansen must be given time at Elland Road, declaring “he has got good ideas” and “you can’t keep changing”.

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Leeds United goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell.

Leeds United goalkeeper Peacock-Farrell back from York City loan stint

GOALKEEPER BAILEY Peacock-Farrell has returned to Leeds United after a one-month loan spell with York City.

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Leeds and Northern Ireland winger Stuart Dallas (left). PIC: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Leeds United trio targets place in next year’s World Cup finals

STUART DALLAS will become the first of three Leeds United stars looking to seal a place at next year’s World Cup finals tonight with Dallas admitting a place on the plane to the 2018 tournament in Russia would leave him ‘lost for words’.

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Thomas Christiansen. PIC: Simon Hulme

Leeds United: What the facts and figures show about Thomas Christiansen's managerial record in times of strife

After a bright start to his Leeds United career, Thomas Christiansen has seen the season unravel with seven defeats in nine. Here Lee Sobot looks at his records with AEK Larnaca and APOEL in Cyprus.

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Thomas Christiansen

Leeds United: Brentford defeat proved a real game of two halves

After a shocking first 45 minutes at Griffin Park, United boss Thomas Christiansen was encouraged by the Whites’ second-half display. But he admits United’s slump can’t carry on. Lee Sobot reports.

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SHINING LIGHTS: Ronaldo Vieira, centre, and Samu Saiz, right, were arguably Leeds United's two best players at Brentord. Picture by Simon Hulme.

Leeds United - Talking Points: Stick or twist with TC? | Goalie conundrum | Form table tells whole story

AFTER seeing Leeds United crash to a seventh loss from their last nine league leagues, Lee Sobot looks at a few key talking points from Saturday’s 3-1 defeat at Brentford.

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SICKENER: Ronaldo Vieira and Pontus Jansson show their pain at the full-time whistle. Picture by Simon Hulme.

Brentford 3 Leeds United 1: Fourth straight loss sees Whites slip further adrift of promotion pack

LEEDS UNITED crashed to a fourth defeat in a row and a seventh loss in nine as a 3-1 reverse at Brentford left the sliding Whites tenth.

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Leeds United Live.

LIVE REACTION: Brentford 3 Leeds United 1: Recap action from fourth straight Whites defeat

Leeds United slipped to a fourth straight defeat in losing 3-1 at Brentford.

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