Only for Kalvin Phillips’ sake, I reckoned, should we be trying to remember anything about the otherwise numb blank of this game.
Leeds never made him smile in photoshoots and I don’t think anybody should. It’s like having Almscliffe Crag grinning at you.
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It’s not a surprise to see Erling Haaland wearing Leeds United shorts. They’re his dad’s, which also figures.
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Janet has the rosettes of all the teams Leeds had beaten so far in 1966/67 pinned to her dress like hunting trophies.
This time Bamford has leathered the football as hard as he possibly can into the kind face of the man who turned his career around.
In a season of surprises, Leeds United are now both on holiday and the best team in the Premier League, another feat for the record books.
“It was just like winning the FA Cup,” said Gordon Strachan, when Leeds United’s away jinx was finally broken. “I don’t think there were celebrations like this when we won the league title.”