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Morning Leeds-in for 21 August 2017

Enjoy a Monday morning full of gossip

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

There is bound to be rumour and gossip a plenty today about who Leeds United will find to replace Chris Wood.

Leeds United Links

Watch the highlights from the win against Sunderland on the train or at the office today. Just not while you’re driving, okay? []

Leeds in a “race against time” to replace Wood. Well, yeah. [Yorkshire Evening Post]

England and English football Links

Messi moving to Manchester City? Oh for crying out loud. [Daily Record]

Tottenham Hotspur had a less than ideal “home” opener at Wembley yesterday. [Sky Sports]

A Chinese group is looking to invest in Barnsley FC. Okay then. [Yorkshire Post]

World Football Links

MLS introduces a rule where a 4th substitution will be allowed in the playoffs if the match goes to extra time. [RSL Soapbox]

The Ringer looks at the big contracts and big transfer fees in world football and why those contracts don’t resemble those of well-paid stars in North American leagues such as the NBA or NFL. [The Ringer]

Turner will create a new streaming service for the Champions League viewing in the USA [NY Times]

Hamburger SV’s winger Nicolai Muller is out for seven months after injuring himself celebrating a goal []