Gaetano Berardi, Stuart Dallas, and Izzy Brown all played until halftime of the U23 match against Bolton Wanderers, meaning that all of them are nearing match fitness.
While Izzy Brown has yet to make his Leeds debut, Berardi and Dallas are inching ever closer to a return to the first team.
With Roofe going down injured, Leeds will need to rely even more on the players already at the club, and having Brown make his debut, along with the return of Berardi and Dallas, should cushion the blow that missing Roofe will have.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Kemar Roofe is injured, but so what: We’ve got Bielsa. [Through It All Together]
The Spygate “scandal” is over, with Leeds being forced to pay a £200k fine. [Through It All Together]
England and English Football Links
World Football Links
After scoring a hat trick against rivals Club Atlas, Chivas striker Alexis Vega is the Liga MX Player of the Week. [FMF State of Mind]
Pumas UNAM beat Club América 1-0 to give América manager Piojo Herrera his first loss in the “Clásico Captialino.” [FMF State of Mind]