Plenty of Leeds United fans have taken to social media to react to Marcelo Bielsa’s team selection for the EFL Cup clash with Salford City.
Bielsa has named a strong attacking line-up for the first-round tie at Moor Lane, with Eddie Nketiah set to make his debut for Leeds after joining on loan from Arsenal on transfer deadline day.
Helder Costa makes his first start for the Whites, after the Portuguese winger joined Leeds from Wolverhampton Wanderers earlier this summer.
Jack Clarke will also make his first appearance for Leeds since resigning for the club on loan from Tottenham, while Gaetano Berardi and Jamie Shackleton are both also set to make their first appearances of the season.
Bielsa also decided to name a strong bench, featuring the likes of Patrick Bamford and Jack Harrison.
— Leeds United (@LUFC) August 13, 2019
This is the first meeting between Leeds and Salford, after the Ammies were promoted to the EFL last season via the National League play-offs.
Plenty of Leeds fans were quick to give their reaction to the team on social media, with many fans very pleased with Bielsa’s selection and excited to see the players in action.
Here is a look at the best reactions from Leeds fans on Twitter…
Jesus Christ. Some second string. Plenty of pace, steel, youth, energy. Great line up.
— Brandon Yates (@Brandon7Yates) August 13, 2019
Strong line up #mot
— Rick Hartley ????????⚽️ ???????? (@RickHartley64) August 13, 2019
oh lord what a team
— Jonny Chick ???????? (@jonnychick__) August 13, 2019
— Paul Neesam LUFC ???????? (@PNeesam) August 13, 2019
Not holding back are we????
— King Coops (@ManLikeMateusz) August 13, 2019
Like That team Come on leeds ????????⚽️
— stephen byrne ???????? (@Superleeds1Mot) August 13, 2019
Wow ???? that’s some team
— Ron (@ronaallleeds) August 13, 2019
What a team that is
— Stephen Maher ???????? (@stevemaher34) August 13, 2019
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Costa looked unreal on Saturday when he came on, good luck Salford’s defence, let’s see what eddie the eagle is like!!!
— Robert James (@Robertkas86) August 13, 2019