Comfortably numb

Last weekend hurt. I don’t need to tell you that, I know you felt it too. It’s not an unusual feeling. Pain and disappointment come with the territory at Leeds, and as devastating as it is watching our...

This Bloody Season: Episode 42

Leeds United 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday After his four hundred thousandth man-of-the-match performance at Elland Road this evening, Kalvin Phillips spoke of how impossible it was for the squad to avoid the news...

Ticket Or Leave It

The starting gun sounded at 9am on Monday morning and the runners and riders lined up for the Great Leeds United v Aston Villa Ticket Steeplechase. While juggling a class of 31 children, I elbowed my way...

To Me, To You, To Me?

Birmingham City 1-0 Leeds United And just like that, seven days later, it’s as you were on St Patrick’s weekend. A flat, inept performance sees us hand second place back to Sheffield United like the...

Leeds United International Watch

Usually the international break is greeted with a groan of disillusionment at the thought of a weekend of incoherent tedium, but after the dramatic few weeks that Leeds United endured running up to this one,...

A Most Un-Tuesday Like Tuesday

Tuesday night’s match was remarkably pleasant. A two-goal lead after 23 minutes normally has that effect. Luke Ayling defied his detractors by rediscovering his 2016-17 form, racing forward with that...

Holding Out For a Hero

Ten games to go. Two points off the top, two points off the play-off lottery. With now managerless West Brom nine adrift in fourth, we are hurtling along in a three-horse race with Norwich and Sheffield United...