Okay so Roofe scored a hat-trick and some other stuff happened but Samu Saiz though ?
On a weekend when Chris Wood got everything wrong, Thomas Christiansen got everything right. Which is good for Leeds United, anyway.
Leeds United could be about to sell a thirty goal striker. Why isn’t there more furore?
Leeds United under Thomas Christiansen are an attacking outfit, with new players on the front foot. That they and their £20m striker can’t score at home is a curious thing indeed.
It’s that familiar deflationary Leeds United feeling, but with a few additional puffs of positivity into our new season balloon.
The first issue of The Square Ball’s twenty-eighth season is available to buy now online, or from one of our friendly sellers outside Elland Road before the games against Preston and Fulham.
There’s more to Leeds United than promotion.
There’s a fresh feeling at Leeds United, like we’ve never played a home league game ever, or at least, like the worst of the last five years since Simon Grayson was sacked never happened.
Look what football is doing to Leeds United; look at Samuel Saiz.
Leeds United started the season by answering a question we haven’t even thought to ask for years: is it going to be exciting now?