Mateusz Klich sounded both apologetic and defiant on Twitter yesterday.
Thank you for amazing support this season, you were unbelievable. Can’t describe how bad it feels today. We have tried. We have failed. We will not give up. #MOT— Mateusz Klich (@Cli5hy) May 16, 2019
Let’s hope that the summer transfer season and the vultures of the Premier League won’t pick this team apart too much and make another run at promotion.
On to the links.
Leeds United Links
Leeds are out of the Championship Playoffs, losing to Derby County. [Through It All Together]
Leeds have already sought to extend Marcelo Bielsa’s contract for another year. [Yorkshire Evening Post]
England and English Football Links
Sunderland beat Portsmouth to go to the League One playoff final. [BBC.com]
World Football Links
Monterrey beat Tigres 1-0 to take a lead in the Liga MX semifinals. [FMF State of Mind]
Mexico beat Haiti to go to the Concacaf U17 final. [FMF State of Mind]
It’s early, but the Philadelphia Union look like the team to beat in MLS’s Eastern Conference. [Brotherly Game]
Lazio beat Atalanta in the Coppa Italia final. [Football-Italia.net]
Meanwhile, Atalanta manager Gian Piero Gasperini is reportedly set to join AS Roma. [Chiesa di Totti]
Giorgio Chiellini is injured. Again. [Black & White & Read All Over]