Leeds will once again support the Poppy Appeal, this time by auctioning off a signed Ronaldo Vieira match-worn shirt.
| Every year, #LUFC are proud to support the Poppy Appeal, and this year you can help by bidding on a signed @Ronaldo_Vieira8 match worn shirt— Leeds United (@LUFC) June 17, 2018
Per the club’s official website:
The shirt, which has also been signed by Ronaldo was donated to the Coldstream Parade of Colour and proceeds generated from the auction will go to Blood Bikes Scotland and the Great North Air Ambulance.
So support a good cause and make a bid.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Felix Wiedwald is reportedly set to leave the club, with Eintracht Frankfurt rumoured to be his next destination. [Through It All Together]
Former Athletic Bilbao defender Jon Aurtenetxe linked with a move to Leeds after being released by Dundee, but is this just wishful thinking? [Through It All Together]
Paudie O’Connor reportedly set to sign a new contract at Leeds. [Through It All Together]
England and English Football Links
Reports about Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford being a target for Bayern Munich have left the new Sunderland brass upset that the last set of owners failed to secure a sell-on clause. [Roker Report]
World Football Links
The ground literally shook when Mexico scored against Germany. [FMF State of Mind]
Switzerland held Brazil to a 1-1 draw. [BBC.com]
Hey Americans, you can root for Mexico or not, it’s all cool. Just don’t criticize Mexican fans for questioning your rooting interest while getting paid to root for El Tri. [SBNation]
Club Leon and Landon Donovan are parting ways after a disappointing return to football for the former United States captain. [ESPN.com]
Serbia beat Costa Rica after a wonderful Aleksander Kolarov free kick. [ESPN.com]