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The real impact of proposed cuts to HS2 rail service | Letter

Paul Birchall challenges the figures used in a letter to the Guardian on the frequency and travelling times of HS2 servicesProf LJS Lesley (Letters, 21 January) appears to believe that all 14 trains per hour planned for HS2 will shuttle between London and Birmingham. There will actually be three HS2 services per hour between London and Birmingham; this is the same number of trains as Virgin run today which, after HS2 is built, should be adapted to improve services to places such as Milton Keynes...
Tags: England, London, Scotland, Northampton, Virgin, Derby, Birmingham, Leeds, Milton Keynes, PAUL, Midland, Lesley, Grayling, Paul Birchall, Edinburgh Newcastle Leeds Sheffield Nottingham


Crohn's disease: Weightlifter's remarkable transformation

Manny Singh Tura, from Leeds, used powerlifting to help him build himself up again after a devastating bowel perforation.
Tags: News, Leeds, Crohn, Manny Singh Tura


A bluffer's guide to Marcelo Bielsa-style tactical analysis

With Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa's media presentation about his methods sparking debate, Opta's Duncan Alexander shows how modern clubs prepare for games.
Tags: News, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Opta, Duncan Alexander


Do your homework - a bluffer's guide to tactical analysis

With Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa's media presentation about his methods sparking debate, Opta's Duncan Alexander shows how modern clubs prepare for games.
Tags: News, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Opta, Duncan Alexander


'Brazilian butt lift' inquest: Fat clot killed woman

Leah Cambridge, 29, from Leeds, died after travelling to a hospital in Turkey for cosmetic surgery.
Tags: UK, News, Turkey, Leeds, Leah Cambridge


Woman hurt in 'hit-and-run' outside Leeds hotel

The 24-year-old woman was knocked down by an Audi outside the Marriott Hotel in Leeds.
Tags: UK, News, Leeds, Marriott Hotel


‘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


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


Masterclass or 'basic' and 'bizarre'? Bosses on Bielsa and 'spygate'

Fellow managers have their say on "spygate" and Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa's hour-long tactical presentation to the media.
Tags: News, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, 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


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


Watch Leeds manager Bielsa's remarkable PowerPoint presentation

When Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa held a news conference, nobody expected a full PowerPoint presentation.
Tags: News, Leeds United, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa


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 Utd boss 'watched all rivals 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: UK, News, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa, Leeds Utd


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.
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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


Marcelo Bielsa: Leeds United head coach 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: News, Leeds United, Leeds, Marcelo Bielsa


We watch all our opponents train - Leeds boss Bielsa on 'spying' claims

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


Eileen Taylor 'proud' to be first black Lord Mayor of Leeds

Eileen Taylor's father came to England as part of the Windrush generation in the early 1960s.
Tags: UK, England, News, Leeds, Eileen Taylor


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