LEEDS UNITED players hailed Saturday’s vital 3-1 win over Blackpool on social media as the Whites secured their first win in nine matches in welcome fashion.
Goalscorer Liam Cooper, who fired in his first goal for the Whites in eye-catching style was left to reflect on a ‘great day’ and ‘great win’ with the day also pretty special for striker Mirco Antenucci.
The Italian forward, whose partner give birth to a baby daughter on Friday, crowned his good news with his fifth goal of the season just befotre half-time, prompting an impromptu celebration acclaiming his new arrival with his team-mates.
Here’s a selection of tweets from United players following the win.
@LiamCooper_: “Great day, great win! Place was rocking. #nufffsaid.
@StephenWarnock: “Well done to @LiamCooper_ for his goal today and a beast of a performance #headsitamile.
@anteseven: “Thanks everybody/grazie a tutti.”
jpearce05: “Much needed result today, now for a reminisce with my old school mates.”
@AlexMowatt: “Good team performance and to get back to winning ways.”