So Marcelo Bielsa had some nice things to say about Pablo Hernandez after the win over Norwich City.
Bielsa on whether he can improve Hernandez as a player: "I think he can improve me as a coach." #lufc— Phil Hay (@PhilHayYEP) August 25, 2018
Bielsa also said of Hernandez:
His style is something that wakens in the rival the desire to neutralise him because he always intervenes, making actions more fluid. He has an influence, he intervenes in very small spaces and he makes the play of his team-mates a lot easier. He really is a player that improves his team-mates.
He gives solutions to actions that are very complicated and he puts his team-mates in better situations. He’s a real silent leader. He always takes responsibility for difficult things and he makes it easier for his team-mates to play. He does all of this without speaking, without saying a word.
And with Bielsa’s long, drawn-out apology to Hernan Crespo earlier this week, we know that Bielsa doesn’t give out compliments unless he really means them.
Hopefully Bielsa keeps giving out compliments like this to Hernandez for the rest of the season.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
A recap of the match against Norwich City. [Through It All Together]
Jack rated the players. [Through It All Together]
A look at how Leeds scored their goals. [Through It All Together]
England and English Football Links
World Football Links
Nine-man Club América scored an equalizer to draw level with Pumas UNAM. [FMF State of Mind]