While non-league day was going on across England, the Leeds U18s were playing Barnsley FC.
| #LUFC U18s fell to a 2-1 defeat against Barnsley today, with @Niall_Huggins getting on the scoresheet for The Whites pic.twitter.com/avcZAi7p46— Leeds United (@LUFC) October 13, 2018
Despite a good effort, and a goal from Niall Huggins, the U18s lost 2-1. Youth team performance isn’t always all about results, but the process, but it’s still a bummer to lose to a Yorkshire rival, no matter the level.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
A look at how Leeds’ home and away record compares with the rest of the Championship. [Yorkshire Evening Post]
England and English Football Links
Aaron Ramsey thought there was a deal for him to remain at Arsenal, but now it’s gone. [The Short Fuse]
Former Leeds, and current Burnley, striker Chris Wood is fighting for equality for women’s football. [Yorkshire Evening Post]
World Football Links
AC Milan are reportedly interested in Ajax centre back Matthijs de Ligt. [AC Milan Offside]
Maradona’s Dorados de Sinaloa defeated Club Tijuana in a friendly match. [FMF State of Mind]
Houston Dynamo survived a bonkers rain delay in LA, but couldn’t survive Carlos Vela, as Los Angeles Football Club won 4-2 at home. [Dynamo Theory]
At least one Fiorentina fan thinks that Giovanni Simeone isn’t scoring enough. [Viola Nation]
Roberto Mancini insists that the UEFA Nations League was never a priority for Italy. [Football-Italia.net]
D.C. United beat FC Dallas to leap into a playoff spot. [Black & Red United]