Leeds United Under-23s recap - Whites storm to victory at Middlesbrough

Leeds United's Under-23s outfit travel to face Middlesbrough in the Premier League 2 on Sunday afternoon - follow every kick here.

By Joe Urquhart
Sunday, 7th February 2021, 2:59 pm
Leeds United Under-23s coach Mark Jackson. Pic: Getty
Leeds United Under-23s coach Mark Jackson. Pic: Getty

Mark Jackson's Whites development outfit make the short trip to Teesside this afternoon to take on Middlesbrough in Under-23s action.

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Leeds sit top of the PL2 second division and are looking to claim their seventh victory on the bounce in the league.

Boro, meanwhile, are ninth in the table and fell to defeat at Stoke City last time out.

Follow all the latest below from Middlesbrough...

Leeds United Under-23s LIVE

Last updated: Sunday, 07 February, 2021, 13:10

  • Leeds United travel to Middlesbrough in the PL2
  • Whites sit top of the second division
  • Kick-off at Boro is at 1pm
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  • FT: Middlesbrough 2-4 Leeds United 

Welcome to today’s live blog… we’ll have all the latest right here from Middlesbrough so stay tuned.

Here’s how the table looks

LEEDS UNITED TEAM NEWS

Full Leeds United squad v Boro

LUFC 23s XI: Caprile, Drameh, McCarron, Jenkins, Casey, Kenneh, Summerville, Greenwood, Gelhardt, McKinstry, Dean. 

Subs: Van den Heuvel, Allen, Moore, Gibbon, Haugland 

Middlesbrough line-up

XI: Archer, Sykes, Kokolo, Hackney, Hall, Robinson, Spence, Gibson, A Fletcher, I Fletcher, Coulson.

Subs: Green, O’Neill, Kiernan, Dijksteel, James.

Kick-off is fast approaching - we’ll have live updates throughout the game here so stay tuned.

1. Boro get us underway… updates to follow.

2. Gelhardt - who looks to be playing as a striker - is taken out inside the Boro half. 

3. McKinstry swings a ball into the box… headed behind.

MAX DEAN

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