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It has been hard, after last season, to keep trusting, and Elland Road has been refusing to rush to love.
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Would I want the time Cornell spent taking goalkicks back, just so Leeds could spend more time passing without purpose outside Preston’s penalty area? What I got instead was much better.
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It was frustrating for Leeds fans, in the 1980s, that their team was not playing in the First Division, writes Moxco. It was frustrating that John Sheridan wasn’t playing there, too
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This is what we want, sometimes, writes Moxco: a bunch of players we know getting one over on the team we hate so we can laugh at them.
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In recent podcast interviews, Jesse Marsch has sounded ready to fight. The problem, Moxco thinks, is that all his battles are imaginary.
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Suddenly we’re seeing that gradually Daniel Farke’s Leeds are changing.
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It’s not every weekend you see a goal and know, instantly, that you’ll be seeing it again forever.
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Football’s a team sport and a time sport, and against Birmingham Daniel Farke combined the two elements with Bamford and Rutter.
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Daniel Farke was hired for his plan, and it’s turning out that making his plan work is going to involve some players who, at the moment, belong to other clubs.
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As games like this stack up away from home, it feels like Daniel Farke needs to be heeding some lessons, sooner than Gray or Meslier