Leeds United are embarking on their 15th consecutive season outside the Premier League, with many at Elland Road hoping that the 2018/19 season is the time the Whites challenge for a top-flight return.
Marcelo Bielsa has been appointed at Elland Road, with the Argentinian arriving at LS11 on a two-year deal.
The 62-year-old has the task of transforming Leeds’ squad, who struggled to 13th under Thomas Christiansen and Paul Heckingbottom last season.
Leeds were well short last season, with plenty of work for Bielsa still to do between now and August, if promotion is to be the aim.
With Leeds’ squad looking thin at this stage, there’s doubt surrounding their promotion credentials in what will be an extremely competitive division.
With that in mind, we take a look at FOUR factors that will stop Bielsa mounting a serious promotion push during his first year at Elland Road…
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