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Morning Leeds-in for 14 August 2017

After a weekend of football, read all about it while you start your work week

Despite Price Rises The British Love Of A Cup Of Tea Endures Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Enjoy some football links while you start the work week this Monday.

Leeds United Links

FiveThirtyEight has a prediction table that updates after every match. They don’t rate Leeds very well, so they are obviously morons. []

Thomas Christiansen thinks that Leeds missed out on a win against Preston North End. So do we mate, so do we. [Yorkshire Evening Post]

England and English football Links

Burnley beat Chelsea as the defending champions had two men sent off. Crazy stuff. []

Diego Costa gathered up every toy he has ever owned and chucked the lot of them out of the pram. Sounds like he’s a tad upset with the people at Chelsea. [Daily Mail]

World Football Links

The United States had pretty much been considered shoo-ins for the 2026 World Cup, but Morocco aims to upset the US bid and land the coveted tournament instead [Stars and Stripes FC]

Oh VAR, what did you do now? Kaka was sent off against the New York Red Bulls and Dallas FC had a goal disallowed. Oh my. [The Mane Land & Big D Soccer]

New LAFC signing Carlos Vela might be trying to get Atlético Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann to come to LA with him. They’re apparently tight from their time together at Real Sociedad [Angels on Parade]

Neymar scored on his debut for PSG. SInce it wasn’t a hat-trick, Samu Saiz is obviously better, right? []

Oh, a couple of Spanish teams played each other yesterday. Some dude named Cristiano Ronaldo scored a goal, got sent off, and mocked his opponents [Managing Madrid]