Leeds United news recap: Report suggests promotion as option for Marcelo Bielsa's side, Premier League considers September finish

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By Joe Urquhart
Saturday, 14th March 2020, 5:05 pm

There's no football for at least three weeks, but that won't stop us... we hope. You can follow all the latest news from LS11 below as round up just was is going on in football amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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Leeds United news LIVE - March 14

Last updated: Thursday, 01 January, 1970, 01:00

  • All domestic football has been suspended until April 3
  • Leeds United were due to travel to Cardiff City this weekend
  • The Whites have seen their quest for Premier League football put on hold
  • Follow all the latest news below from Elland Road and the wider footballing world

Ex-Whites owner Peter Ridsdale has his say on Leeds United's situation

"I can’t speak for Leeds United," he told Sky Sports.

"But obviously it’s 16 years since they’ve been in the top flight and I would’ve thought, sitting where they are in the table, they would wish to be promoted.

"I’m sure if that opportunity was given to them they would take it.

"But for the good of football and for everybody, what we have to do is to make sure that if we can, we complete the season and then the league table at the end should be the one that determines who gets promoted and who gets relegated."

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