There has been a big buzz around the city of Leeds this week, after Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United started the Championship season in emphatic fashion last weekend against Stoke City.
The Potters arrived at Elland Road as favourites, but were met by a slick Leeds side, who are clearly buying into Bielsa’s methods.
Goals from Mateusz Klich and Pablo Hernandez during the first-half put Leeds in full control, after Bielsa’s side put in an outstanding 45 minutes.
Benik Afobe’s penalty gave Stoke hope, but Liam Cooper’s header restored Leeds’ two-goal lead, with the Whites able to hold on for a 3-1 victory.
That was just one game, which is something Bielsa will have been drilling into his players ahead of Leeds’ trip to Derby County on Saturday evening.
The clash at Pride Park is set to be the Championship’s standout fixture this weekend, and here at FLW, we take a look at the Leeds XI Bielsa should be fielding at Derby…
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