Marcelo Bielsa did his regular press conference before today’s match against Queens Park Rangers. And now that it’s getting near the business end of the season, every match is starting have even more importance.
Bielsa on the importance of winning at QPR and going top: "I think from now on all of the games are very important. They will all have heavy consequences." #lufc— Lee Sobot (@LeeSobotYEP) February 25, 2019
This match against QPR is the game in hand that Leeds have over Norwich City and Sheffield United, so if Leeds are to gain ground, they’ve got to win in West London today. Of course, at this point, everything might be a “must-win” if Sheffield United and Norwich continue on their good runs as well.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Leeds U23s beat Newcastle U23s and move on in the Premier League Cup. [Yorkshire Evening Post]
England and English Football Links
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino charged by the FA for referee outburst. [BBC.com]
Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has been fined and apologised for refusing to come off against Manchester City. [BBC.com]
World Football Links
Tactical Review of AC Milan’s win over Empoli. [AC Milan Offside]
Lucas Paqueta is likely to be called up for the Brazil national team for the Copa America. [AC Milan Offside]
Patrick Cutrone’s agent refuses to guarantee his client’s future will be at Milan. [AC Milan Offside]
Napoli had an emphatic win over Parma over the weekend. [The Siren’s Song]
Santos Laguna beat Deportivo Toluca 4-0. [FMF State of Mind]
Club León continued its dominance in Mexico City, beating Pumas UNAM 3-1. [FMF State of Mind]