Leeds United key headlines: Premier League rivals eye Tyler Roberts, Whites close in on top-half finish

THE Yorkshire Evening Post brings you all the latest Leeds United headlines here in one place.

Monday, 17th May 2021, 8:16 am

Missed anything from the weekend? Don't worry, the YEP has you covered as Leeds await a quick return to action at Tuesday evening's Premier League hosts Southampton.


Leeds United and Burnley have joined the chase to sign Newcastle United wide man Jacob Murphy. (Football Insider).

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WANTED MAN: Newcastle United are reportedly monitoring Whites forward Tyler Roberts. Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images.

Newcastle are also keeping a close eye on Whites forward Tyler Roberts ahead of the summer window. (Daily Mail).

Read the full round up of the latest transfer gossip HERE.


Burnley boss Sean Dyche says a report will go in to the FA after one of his Clarets players reported an incident during Saturday's clash against the Whites.

The incident involved United's Gjanni Alioski and Burnley's Dwight McNeil.

Read the latest HERE***

Whites head coach Marcelo Bielsa is holding his pre-match press conference this morning ahead of Tuesday evening's Premier League clash against Southampton at St Mary's.

Leeds are looking to record three consecutive victories for the second time this season on the back of a 3-1 win at home to Tottenham Hotspur and Saturday's 4-0 triumph at Burnley.

Bielsa will be speaking to the media at 9am and all the latest news will follow at our press conference blog HERE***

Leeds are now on the verge of sealing a top-half finish after Sunday's Premier League results.

Read what the Whites need to seal a top ten berth and what is happening on the European qualification front HERE

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