Liverpool lead race for reported Leeds United target as Joe Gelhardt action is advised

Leeds United are two days away from taking on Leicester City at Elland Road - and we bring you all the key Whites headlines in one place here.

By Lee Sobot
Friday, 5th November 2021, 7:57 am
Updated Friday, 5th November 2021, 8:00 am

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Liverpool lead race for reported Leeds United target

Liverpool have emerged as the lead contenders to sign Fulham starlet Fabio Carvalho, reportedly ahead of Leeds United and West Ham. The youngster, who has impressed in his Championship outings so far this season, will be out of contract at the end of the season. (Team Talk).

LIMITED MINUTES: For exciting 19-year-old Leeds United forward Joe Gelhardt. Picture by Bruce Rollinson.

Read all of the latest Leeds United and Premier League transfer news at our round-up piece HERE.

Marcelo Bielsa's pre-Leicester City press conference

Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa is facing the media this morning ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash against Leicester City at Elland Road.

You can follow everything that is said by the Whites head coach HERE

Patrick Bamford injury update

Patrick Bamford has delivered an update on the ankle injury that has forced him to miss Leeds United's last seven games.

Read the latest from the Whites no 9 HERE

Problems at Sunday's visitors Leicester

A Leicester City side hit by a sickness bug were held to a 1-1 draw against Thursday's Europa League visitors Spartak Moscow, three days before Sunday's Premier League clash against Leeds at Elland Road.

Read how the Foxes got on and who is currently missing HEREA damning verdict from boss Brendan Rodgers on his side's defending can be viewed HERE

David Prutton makes Joe Gelhardt call

Sky Sports presenter and former Whites midfielder David Prutton has penned his latest weekly column on victory at Norwich City, the relegation battle, Sunday's hosting of Leicester - and Joe Gelhardt.

Read Prutton's latest thoughts HERE

Kalvin Phillips praise after latest England call

Gareth Southgate paid a glowing compliment to Leeds United star Kalvin Phillips as the Whites midfielder was named in the latest Three Lions squad upon his return from injury.

Read what the Three Lions boss had to say HERE

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