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Morning Leeds-in for 8 June: Elland Road sends England off in style

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England v Costa Rica - International Friendly Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images

So Elland Road hosted an England game, and the atmosphere was terrific.

Plenty of people on Twitter, even a lot of fans from other teams, complemented the Leeds faithful and Elland Road for a cracking, passionate atmosphere.

Even the Chairman got in on the Tweeting action.

And yeah, have England play a game every year in Leeds, we’ll take the cash.

On to the links.

Leeds United Links

Tom Pearce signed a new deal that keeps him at Leeds until 2022. [Through It All Together]

Leeds want a good relationship between the club and the city. [Yorkshire Evening Post]

England and English Football Links

Aston Villa and their owner, Dr Tony Xia, have come out and said that they now have a plan to pay off the taxes and find a way forward. [7500 to Holte]

Richard Scudamore is stepping down as head of the Premier League. [Sky Sports]

World Football Links

Earnie Stewart, current GM of the Philadelphia Union, was named the GM of the United States Men’s National Team. [Stars & Stripes FC]

Stewart’s leaves a complex legacy at Philadelphia. [Brotherly Game]

Pick a correct World Cup bracket, win an AC Milan jersey! [AC Milan Offside]

VAR might be coming to Liga MX. [FMF State of Mind]

Ghana has dissolved their football federation after serious questions about corruption were raised. []