Leeds United 1-1 Manchester City - as it happened: Marcelo Bielsa and Pep Guardiola reflect on thrilling draw

Leeds United host Manchester City in Premier League action on Saturday evening - follow every kick LIVE with the Yorkshire Evening Post.

By Joe Urquhart
Saturday, 3rd October 2020, 10:25 pm
Leeds United take on Manchester City in Premier League action.
Leeds United take on Manchester City in Premier League action.

It's Marcelo Bielsa against Pep Guardiola in LS11 are two friends line-up against each other in the opposition dugouts. Leeds are looking to continue their good start to the top flight season but face a tricky task. Follow all the latest with our matchday blog tonight...

Leeds United vs Manchester City - LIVE BLOG

Last updated: Saturday, 03 October, 2020, 17:15

  • Leeds United host Manchester City at Elland Road
  • The Whites have taken six points from a possible nine
  • City fell to defeat last weekend at the hands of Leciester
  • United are looking to continue a strong start to the Premier League
  • It’s Bielsa vs Pep at Elland Road
  • Kick-off in LS11 is at 17:30

Welcome to today’s LIVE matchday blog as we bring you all the latest from what is set to be an enthralling encounter at Elland Road.

Leeds United host Manchester City tonight with the added intrigue of Marcelo Bielsa against Pep Guardiola.

Stay tuned as we bring you all the latest…

The BBC state: "Manchester City centre-back Aymeric Laporte could make a first Premier League appearance since July after completing coronavirus protocols.

"Ruben Dias is in contention for his debut but Oleksandr Zinchenko, Gabriel Jesus and Ilkay Gundogan remain out along with Sergio Aguero."

Leeds United team news

Leeds loanee Jack Harrison is ineligible to face his parent club.

Gjanni Alioski looks set to come in for the City winger while Pablo Hernandez remains sidelined.

Defender Diego Llorente could be in line for his Whites debut following his move from Real Sociedad after dropping a hint on social media this morning.

He tweeted: “I’m wishing to play my first game with @LUFC”

Elsewhere... on Cuisance’s failed move

Kinnear on transfers in today’s programme

Team news just 10 mins away!

Kick-off is edging closer - we’ll have team news as it lands right here!

Leeds United v Man City: Meslier, Ayling, Koch, Cooper, Dallas, Phillips, Klich, Costa, Roberts, Alioski, Bamford.

Subs: Caprile, Llorente, Struijk, Shackleton, Davis, Poveda, Rodrigo.

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