Ten reasons why Leeds United fans should remain optimistic over the international break

Are you a Leeds United fan feeling disappointed and frustrated? You're not on your own.

Monday, 2nd September 2019, 12:32 pm
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The Elland Road faithful were left gutted after watching the Whites have their pocket picked against Swansea City. And to make matters worse we all now have to endure the international break before the Whites attempt to bounce back. But stay positive. Here are ten reasons why you should. READ MORE: 53 unseen photos from Leeds United's 1992/93 'bring on the champions' season

They may have had their pocket picked right at the death, but with a dash of luck and a little more composure in front of goal the Whites could have won the game.
"It's not how many times you get knocked down that count, it's how many times you get back up" - George Custer.

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Yes it will seem like an eternity to fans but it provides an opportunity to refocus and regroup. Can we look forward to battering Barnsley on the road?
It was always going to happen at some stage. Remember, if past history has taught up anything, Leeds never do it the easy way.
The Whites are blessed with pace which this season should make a huge diference.
It's about the journey as well as the destination. The players will benefit from last season's disappointment.
Ben White has been nothing short of sensational. What are the odds of an England call up in the future?
In Bielsa we trust. He has complete faith in every player. #MOT
The competition for places will bring the best out of Eddie and Patrick.
Remember the Whites have Luke Ayling to welcome back at some stage.