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Morning Leeds-in for 30 September 2017: Pontus Jansson says that Leeds need to be “prepared for a war”

Big Swede said that the pressure will be on Sheffield Wednesday ahead of Sunday’s Yorkshire derby

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Pontus Jansson is not taking this Yorkshire derby with Sheffield Wednesday lightly.

Jansson was at the press conference ahead of the derby match to be held this weekend, and he said that the team needs to “go out like animals” and that the team needed be be “prepared for a war.” A little melodramatic, for sure, but hey, hype up the match, why not. Leeds have a good chance to move further ahead of Sheffield Wednesday and put their promotion rivals in a very bad spot after Wednesday’s poor week.

Anyway, on with the links.

Leeds United Links

Check out our preview of tomorrow’s match against Sheffield Wednesday. [Through It All Together]

Ronaldo Vieira is not just the best named footballer in England, he’s a great young player. So why can’t he get on the pitch? [Through It All Together]

England and English football Links

SBNation West Ham United blog Brace the Hammer wonders if it’s time to admit that the club misses Kevin Nolan. [Brace The Hammer]

Sergio Agüero looks to be out for up to eight weeks after being injured in a taxi in the Netherlands. [Bitter And Blue]

Simon Grayson is not having a good time as manager of Sunderland. [Roker Report]

Crystal Palace is not only bad, they’re a historically bad team. [SBNation.com]

World Football Links

A young American fan of Christian Pulsilic and the US Men’s National Team is raffling off his signed Pulsilic shirt to raise money for Puerto Rico’s hurricane recovery. [Stars and Stripes FC]

Mexico will travel to Europe to take on Belgium and Poland in friendlies in November, as they’ve already qualified for the World Cup. [FMF State of Mind]

Serie A television ratings are down in Italy. [Serpents of Madonnina]