A sensational injury time winner took the points for 10-man Leeds at the Etihad, showing that Bielsa Burnout is real.
Elland Road was full for the final home game of the season, as Bassett’s Blades came to town, with danger man Brian Deane leading the line. The Whites took the points thanks to a terrible defensive error as the capacity crowd saluted a fine season on the team’s lap of honour. With levisolicitors.co.uk/thesquareball.
Leeds had been steadily increasing their tempo since October 1988, but there was something new in their play that hadn't been there before. Leeds always had belligerence, but now there was arrogance.
Emergency! Paging Dr Beat! Phil Hay made it through his surgery and that was the only real high point of the weekend. It was a quiet one, too, with the social media boycott, but it didn’t stop the entitled fans of Moscow’s favourite team making lots of noise. With levisolicitors.co.uk/thesquareball.