Leeds United provide Luke Ayling and Patrick Bamford injury updates

Leeds United have provided Luke Ayling and Patrick Bamford injury updates.

Tuesday, 21st September 2021, 10:49 am

Both players picked up injuries during Friday night's 1-1 draw at Newcastle United and the duo will both miss Tuesday evening's Carabao Cup clash at Fulham.

Bamford has picked up an ankle injury whilst Ayling was taken off with a knee problem.

Leeds say that both players will continue their rehabilitation at Thorp Arch before Saturday’s Premier League clash against West Ham United at Elland Road.

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ANKLE INJURY: For Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford. Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images.

Star winger Raphinha was also substituted from Friday's clash at St James' Park, after which Whites head coach Marcelo Bielsa said the Brazilian had a hip problem.

Robin Koch has been missing with a pelvic issue whilst fellow centre-back Diego Llorente has been out with a muscular injury.

Another centre-back, Pascal Struijk, remains suspended for tonight's clash at Fulham and also Saturday's fixture against West Ham.

Winger Jack Harrison also missed Friday's clash at Newcastle due to coronavirus.

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