The race to the Premier League was in full flow when Sky Bet Championship programme was suspended with just nine games remaining.
Leeds’ players, management and senior staff have volunteered to defer their wages for the foreseeable future.
Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani feels the impact of the coronavirus pandemic will prove an economic “disaster” for the Sky Bet Championship club – but remains hopeful of securing promotion to the Premier League on the pitch.
Leeds announced on this day 16 years ago that their immediate future was safe after Gerald Krasner’s consortium completed a takeover.
Huddersfield boss Danny Cowley has no doubt Leeds will end their long wait for a return to the Premier League after hailing “genius” Marcelo Bielsa.
Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa will select from the same squad that was on duty for the win at Hull for Saturday’s derby clash with Huddersfield.
Leeds head coach Marcelo Bielsa has resigned himself to being without first-choice goalkeeper Kiko Casilla but praised stand-in Illan Meslier for his assured performance in the 4-0 win over Hull at the KCOM Stadium.
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