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Morning Leeds-in for 25 January: Leeds to celebrate the life of Toby Nye before Norwich match

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Leeds United will celebrate the life of young Toby Nye before the match against Norwich City at Elland Road.

Per the club’s official website:

Leeds United Football Club will be celebrating the life of Toby Nye at the Championship fixture against Norwich City on Saturday 2 February.

Any fans wishing to bring flowers to remember the youngster, who had a very special bond with the club, should leave them at the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road on the day of the game.

Our players will wear black armbands and a minute of applause will be held to honour Toby ahead of kick-off.

Liam Cooper had a wonderful relationship with the boy, and Leeds United fans will provide a guard of honour for the boy’s funeral procession.

RIP Toby.

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