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‘Spygate’ Leeds suffer Stoke loss

London (AFP) – Leeds United’s lead at the top of the second-tier English Championship was cut to one point after a week of further spying revelations ended with a 2-1 loss away to Stoke City.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Leeds, Afp, AFP Leeds United, Stoke City Visit


More clubs pile pressure on officials over Leeds spying

London (AFP) – A further 11 Championship clubs have written to the English Football League to voice their concerns after Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted spying on all his side’s opponents this season  Leeds... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Leeds United, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Afp


Pep Guardiola hints at spying with former clubs after backing Bielsa

Is it common on the continent? Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola has backed Marcelo Bielsa amid ‘spygate’ while also admitting his former clubs have deployed the same tactics. There has been much discussion about Marcelo Bielsa and Leeds during the past week. Bielsa sent a Leeds employee to observe Derby’s training session before their Friday night game and that caused controversy. Frank Lampard stopped the training session and the supposed ‘spy’ was taken away. Bielsa later admitted that it was ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Bayern Munich, Huddersfield, Frank Lampard, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Guardiola, Bielsa, Bergamo Italy, Stadio Atleti Azzurri, LOSC Lille, Atalanta BC


Leeds United: Bristol City owner Steve Lansdown wants points deduction for 'spying'

Bristol City owner Steve Lansdown calls for Leeds to be deducted points for sending staff to watch rival teams train.
Tags: Football, Leeds United, Bristol City, Leeds, Steve Lansdown


Man City boss Guardiola says spying rife outside England

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola said on Friday that clubs he has coached in the past were involved in spying on their opponents after Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa admitted to using espionage tactics.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Afp, Guardiola, Manchester United Kingdom AFP Pep Guardiola


Sarri on Bielsa spying: I don't have good spies!

Maurizio Sarri joked he doesn't have any good spies amid Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Leeds' opponents.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Chelsea, Latest, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, English Premier League, Maurizio Sarri, Sarri, Bielsa


Marcelo Bielsa's PowerPoint presentation: What did we learn from Leeds United head coach?

Described as a "coaching masterclass", what exactly did we learn from Leeds head coach Marcelo Bielsa's PowerPoint presentation?
Tags: Football, Leeds United, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa


Chelsea won't change tactics amid drought - Maurizio Sarri

Maurizio Sarri joked he doesn't have any good spies amid Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Leeds' opponents. Chelsea's Olivier Giroud believes playing Arsenal will be special but he feels frustrated by the lack of playing time he has had at Chelsea since Maurizio Sarri took charge. LONDON -- Maurizio Sarri admitted that he does not think Jorginho can improve any further after four years under his coaching and added that his Chelsea team are not yet ready to risk chan...
Tags: London, Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Italy, Newcastle, Olivier Giroud, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Jorginho, English Premier League, Maurizio Sarri, Sarri


Transfers: Tottenham sells Dembele, Leeds signs Casilla

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham has sold midfielder Mousa Dembele to Chinese Super League side Guangzho R&F, and second-tier club Leeds has signed goalkeeper Kiko Casilla from Real Madrid to help its push for promotion. The 31-year-old Dembele played a prominent role in Tottenham’s resurgence under Mauricio Pochettino but he would have been out of contract […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Real Madrid, Chinese Super League, Leeds, Kiko Casilla, Dembele, Mousa Dembele, Casilla, Dembele Leeds


Marcelo Bielsa wowed BBC Radio Leeds’ Adam Pope at his press conference

BBC Radio Leeds’ Adam Pope was impressed by Marcelo Bielsa’s news conference where the Leeds manager showed his tactical preparation.
Tags: Football, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, BBC Radio Leeds, Adam Pope


Bielsa admits to watching all opponents’ training sessions

LEEDS, England (AP) — Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa has admitted to watching all of his opponents’ training sessions before their matches this season in a remarkable hour-long news conference in which the enigmatic Argentine coach disclosed the extent of his research and planning. Bielsa is being investigated by English soccer authorities for sending a member […]
Tags: News, Sports, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Leeds England


Leeds: MOTD pundits on Marcelo Bielsa 'spying' claims

Alan Shearer and Jermaine Jenas discuss Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa's revelation that he spied on Derby County's training session.
Tags: Football, Derby County, Leeds, Alan Shearer, Marcelo Bielsa, Jermaine Jenas


Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa admits to spying on every team this season

Stunning statement from the Leeds boss Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has admitted on Wednesday that he has sent a spy to watch every team he’s faced so far this season. There was a huge media storm last week before the game between Derby and Leeds on Friday. It was revealed on the Thursday that a spy had been sent to watch Derby’s training session before Frank Lampard took action. A statement was later released by Lampard’s side explaining that it was Leeds employee who was caught. That was confirm...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Old Trafford, Leeds United, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, Academy, Stuart Pearce, Marcelo Bielsa, Lampard, MANCHESTER England


Leeds: Marcelo Bielsa says he watches all opponents train

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa says he has sent a member of staff to watch every team the Whites have played this season train.
Tags: Sport, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa


Bielsa admits Leeds spied on all opponents this season

London (AFP) – Leeds United’s iconic Argentine manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted on Wednesday he has spied on training sessions of all the Yorkshire side’s opponents this season, adding more fuel to the debate over the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Yorkshire, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Afp, Bielsa, AFP Leeds United


Leeds United: Marcelo Bielsa says he watches all opponents train

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa says he has sent a member of staff to watch every team the Whites have played this season train.
Tags: Sport, Leeds United, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa


Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa follows 'Spygate' with detailed scouting explanation

When Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa called an impromptu press conference on Wednesday afternoon, fans of the Championship leaders were concerned. Bielsa has been a huge success in his first season at Elland Road -- Leeds are four points clear at the top of the Championship -- but last week's "Spygate" controversy, which saw the club apologise after a member of staff was caught observing a Derby training season ahead of Friday's game between the two teams, has led to an EFL investi...
Tags: Football, Sport, Leeds United, Leeds, Blog Post, Blog - The Toe Poke, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Elland Road Leeds, EFL


Stuart Pearce proposes a radical Leeds United punishment for Spygate vs Derby County

Leeds United 2 – Derby County 0 Leeds beat Derby 2-0 in the Championship last weekend. The result means that Leeds are four points clear of Sheffield United ta the top of the Championship. As for Derby, Frank Lampard’s Rams are sixth in the division. Leeds’ win over the Rams has been embroiled in one of the weirder stories of the season: Spygate. Marcelo Biesla, the Leeds manager, confirmed that he sent a ‘spy’ to watch Derby train before the match at Elland Road. Get notified! About the ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Roy Keane, Tottenham, Sheffield United, Leeds United, Derby, Times, Derby County, Leeds, Nottingham Forest, Stuart Pearce, Adrian, Stan Collymore, Lampard


Bielsa: Leeds have 'observed' all of our opponents

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admits to having watched the training sessions of all of his team's opponents this season.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Latest, Leeds, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa


Leeds facing action for spying on opposition team

LEEDS, England (AP) — Leeds is facing disciplinary action for sending a member of the club’s staff to spy on an opposition team in a training session. The English Football League has launched an investigation into the incident, for which Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa has accepted responsibility. Before the 2-0 win over Derby in the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Derby, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, English Football League, Leeds England


Leeds probed by Football League over spying scandal

London (AFP) – Championship leaders Leeds will be under a formal Football League investigation following Marcelo Bielsa’s admission that he instructed a member of staff to spy on a Derby training session. Leeds manager Bielsa... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Football League, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Afp, Bielsa


Derby County spy claim against Leeds to be investigated by EFL

Steve Nicol and Alejandro Moreno react to Marcelo Bielsa admitting to spying on Derby County and that he's done it since he was with Argentina. Marcelo Bielsa and Frank Lampard speak pre-match about a spy controversy hovering over the Championship clash between Leeds United and Derby County. The English Football League launched a formal investigation on Tuesday after Derby County complained that Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa sent a spy to the club's training ground last...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Italy, Leeds United, Yorkshire, Argentina, Espn, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, Buenos Aires, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa


Real Madrid’s decision to sell Ronaldo instead of Bale caused Zidane exit- Calderon

Zidane leaves Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane left Real Madrid in May of 2018. Zidane had a very successful tenure as Madrid boss and delivered an impressive three Champions League trophies. Despite his impressive stint with Real Madrid, Zidane has yet to return to management and has instead been spending a lot of time with his family.   View this post on Instagram   Vacances en famille. Get notified! About the best foot...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, La Liga, Real Madrid, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Gareth Bale, Cristiano, Bale, Madrid, Leeds, Turin, Juventus Stadium


Phil Masinga: Lucas Radebe leads tributes as ex-Leeds and South Africa striker dies aged 49

Former South Africa captain Lucas Radebe says the country has lost a "legend" following his compatriot Phil Masinga's death aged 49.
Tags: Sport, South Africa, Leeds, Lucas Radebe, Phil Masinga


Leeds to sign Real Madrid’s Casilla for free – Guillem Balague

As per a report from Spanish journalist Guillem Balague, Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla’s imminent move to Leeds United will come in the form of a free transfer. Real stints Casilla, 32, came up through the youth ranks of the European champions, but, after struggling for first-team opportunities, was allowed to depart the Bernabeu for Espanyol in 2007. The Spanish shot-stopper, capped once by La Roja, subsequently went on to make 115 league appearances during his stint at the RCDE Stadium...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, La Liga, Espanyol, Real Madrid, Champions League, Leeds United, Uefa, Christian Eriksen, Madrid, Thibaut Courtois, Leeds, Real Betis, Keylor Navas


Former S. Africa and Leeds striker Phil Masinga dies at 49

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Phil Masinga, the former South Africa and Leeds United striker who scored the goal that took his country to the World Cup for the first time, has died at the age of 49. The South African Football Association says Masinga died Sunday in a Johannesburg hospital from a “cancer related disease.” SAFA […]
Tags: News, Africa, Sports, Ap, South Africa, Leeds United, Johannesburg, Leeds, South African Football Association, Masinga, Phil Masinga


Phil Masinga: Ex-Leeds and South Africa striker dies aged 49

Former Leeds and South Africa striker Phil Masinga has died, aged 49.
Tags: Sport, South Africa, Leeds, Phil Masinga


Sheffield United close on Leeds with QPR win

London (AFP) – David McGoldrick scored the lone goal as Sheffield United beat Queens Park Rangers 1-0 on Saturday to move up to second place in English football’s second-tier Championship. McGoldrick’s first-half header, the former... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Qpr, Sheffield United, David Mcgoldrick, Queens Park Rangers, Leeds, Afp, McGoldrick


Spygate: Football Focus pundits discuss Leeds spy at Derby County

Martin Keown says Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has "broken the moral code" of the sport, after he admitted sending a member of staff to spy on opponents Derby in training.
Tags: Football, Martin Keown, Derby County, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa


Leeds apologise to Derby for Bielsa ‘spying’

London (AFP) – Leeds United have apologised to English second-tier rivals Derby County after manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted sending a spy to the Rams’ training ground ahead of Friday’s match. Leeds extended their lead at the top of the Championship with a 2-0 win over Derby on Friday. Derby released a statement before kick-off saying police had been called to their training complex on Thursday to investigate an intruder “acting suspiciously,” in an incident that left Rams boss Frank Lampard fu...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Leeds United, Argentina, Football Association, Derby, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Leeds, Norwich, Marcelo, Marcelo Bielsa, Kemar Roofe, Afp, Jack Harrison



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