The ‘salute crest’, 2018-2018, unless it rises on the third day, did at least achieve one of its objectives, by catapulting Leeds United back into the big time: back where we belong.
There’s a chance for Leeds United to decide how they’ll be remembered. This game has gone now, but much will depend on what we end up remembering of it.
With two key weaknesses addressed, it’s difficult to argue on Thursday, as many did on Monday, that this transfer window’s opportunities to improve the team are being wilfully and flagrantly ignored.
Our sixth issue of 2017/18 is now online
The camera loves Leeds United, whatever Leeds United are doing.
An avoidable incident is not avoided, goalscoring chances are not taken, a situation is not defended, and a winnable game is not won. Leeds United didn’t do much wrong at Portman Road, but they didn’t get much right either.
Imagine a quiet January, they said. Likely not much happening, they said. On track to achieve our targets, they said.
Part two of the 102nd episode of The Square Ball Podcast, discussing things beginning with A.A.
The Square Ball Podcast returns and Luke Ayling gets injured. Of course.