Leeds United captain Liam Cooper hails Cody Drameh on social media following the young player’s Premier League debut

Leeds United captain Liam Cooper took to Instagram to congratulate Cody Drameh as the young full-back made his Premier League debut in the Whites’ 2-1 win at Norwich City on Sunday.

Monday, 1st November 2021, 10:50 am

After impressing in his first appearance for Marcelo Bielsa’s side against Arsenal on Tuesday, 19-year-old Drameh was substituted in for Jamie Shackleton 71 minutes into the match, as Leeds were holding onto a one-goal advantage with the struggling Canaries fighting for an equaliser.

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Drameh was booked eight minutes into his Premier League debut but helped his team keep Norwich at bay to take all three points at Carrow Road.

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After the match, Cooper reposted a photo of Drameh shared by the club account and added some words in praise of the young player’s performance.

“Congrats on the Premier League debut mate,” the message read.

“Tough game to come into and stood up. The future.”

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Leeds United captain Liam Cooper. Pic: Jan Kruger.
Leeds United's Cody Drameh battles Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli. Pic: Alex Pantling.