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BIELSA HAS LOBBED A GRENADE INTO ENGLISH FOOTBALL

BIELSA HAS LOBBED A GRENADE INTO ENGLISH FOOTBALL 'Spygate' has for my money been the biggest story so far this season in England and it has not been in the Premier League. Marcelo Bielsa has been one of the most renowned coaches in the world for some years so there was some excitement last summer when it was announced that the Argentine was coming to England, albeit to the second flight, his [Author: [email protected] (Sean O'Conor)]
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Championship, Mauricio Pochettino, Pep Guardiola, Leeds United, Argentina, Derby, Frank Lampard, Jurgen Klopp, Marcelo Bielsa, English Football, Bielsa, EFL


Marcelo the Super-Spy

BIELSA HAS LOBBED A GRENADE INTO ENGLISH FOOTBALL 'Spygate' has for my money been the biggest story so far this season in England and it has not been in the Premier League. Marcelo Bielsa has been one of the most renowned coaches in the world for some years so there was some excitement last summer when it was announced that the Argentine was coming to England, albeit to the second flight, his [Author: [email protected] (Sean O'Conor)]
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Championship, Mauricio Pochettino, Pep Guardiola, Leeds United, Argentina, Derby, Frank Lampard, Jurgen Klopp, Marcelo, Marcelo Bielsa, English Football, Bielsa


Daniel James: Leeds United link 'just rumours' says Swansea City winger

Wales winger Daniel James is unaware of any interest from Leeds United and his fully focused on Swansea City.
Tags: News, Wales, Swansea City, Leeds United, Daniel James


Stoke City 2-1 Leeds United: Potters down Championship leaders to give Nathan Jones first win

Goals from Sam Clucas and Joe Allen give Nathan Jones a first win as Stoke boss as they beat Championship leaders Leeds.
Tags: Football, Stoke City, Leeds United, Joe Allen, Sam Clucas, Nathan Jones


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


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


Pep Guardiola: My clubs have spied on others but I won't with Manchester City

Pep Guardiola hasn't set a points target for his Manchester City side, he just wants them to collect as many as possible and avoid thinking about Liverpool. MANCHESTER, England -- Pep Guardiola has admitted he has previously spied on opponents before games, but insists he will not do so in England. The Manchester City manager has been a long-term admirer of Marcelo Bielsa but the Leeds United boss has been caught up in controversy after sending someone to watch Derby County training. Edito...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Premier League, Manchester City, Italy, Pep Guardiola, Bayern Munich, Leeds United, Argentina, Espn, Derby County, Buenos Aires, Marcelo Bielsa


Guardiola: My respect for Bielsa stays the same

While Pep Guardiola still respects Marcelo Bielsa, he still understands Frank Lampard's training spy concerns.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Leeds United, Frank Lampard, Latest, Marcelo Bielsa, English Premier League, Guardiola, Bielsa


Extra Time: Nicol rates Lovren; can Morata help Atletico?

The guys respond to your tweets about Dejan Lovren, Alvaro Morata, Southampton's survival hopes and why players and managers are upset with Bielsa.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Liverpool, Southampton, Leeds United, Atletico Madrid, Latest, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, English Premier League, Atletico, Morata, Nicol, Dejan Lovren Alvaro Morata Southampton


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


Kiko Casilla: Leeds United sign Real Madrid goalkeeper on free transfer

Championship leaders Leeds United sign Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla on a contract until 2023.
Tags: Football, Real Madrid, Leeds United, Kiko Casilla


Marcelo Bielsa upstaged Frank Lampard in "Spy-Gate" and added to his sizable coaching legend

Whatever happens next, Marcelo Bielsa has won the battle for hearts and minds following "Spy-Gate." A story that began with Frank Lampard talking about some "undercover" person hiding in bushes "on... hands and knees" with "pliers and bolt cutters" has since been turned around 180 degrees. The man Bielsa sent to watch Derby County's training sessions was outside a perimeter fence and wasn't trespassing. The fence was undamaged. If he had "pliers and bolt-cutters" with him, he likely ...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Leeds United, Frank Lampard, Derby County, Blog Post, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Bielsa, Blog - Marcotti's Musings


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


Leeds: Marcelo Bielsa's PowerPoint presentation after 'spying' claims

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


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 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


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


Burley: Bielsa outrage stems from media's Lampard love

The panel react to Marcelo Bielsa's admission that he and his Leeds United staff have observed their opponents' training sessions.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Leeds United, Derby County, Latest, ESPN FC TV, English League Championship, Marcelo Bielsa, Lampard, Burley, Bielsa


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 United v Derby County 'spy' row: EFL investigates Whites over incident

The English Football League is formally investigating Leeds United after the Whites spied on a Derby training session.
Tags: Football, Leeds United, Derby County, English Football League, EFL


Leeds United v Derby County 'spy' row: EFL investigate Whites over incident

The English Football League is formally investigating Leeds United after the Whites spied on a Derby training session.
Tags: Football, Leeds United, Derby County, English Football League, EFL


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


Toby Nye: Leeds United pay tribute after sick boy dies

Toby Nye developed a special relationship with several players and staff at Leeds United.
Tags: News, Leeds United, Toby Nye


Toby Nye: Leeds United pay tribute after sick boy dies

Toby Nye developed a special relationship with several players and staff at Leeds United.
Tags: UK, News, Leeds United, Toby Nye


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


Former Leeds United striker Phil Masinga has died aged 49

Phil Masinga has died aged 49 A Bafana Bafana international who played at the World Cup in 1998, Phil Masinga has died aged 49. That news has been confirmed by South Africa’s Times Live, who have reported the following: Buddha Mathathe‚ the president of the South African Masters and Legend Football Association‚ told TimesLIVE that Masinga passed away at a Parktown hospital on Sunday morning after a long illness. “He is gone. Our legend is gone…….It is not right‚” said an emotional Mathathe on S...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, South Africa, Premier League, Manchester United, Italy, Tottenham, Arsenal, Leeds United, Switzerland, Congo, Christian Eriksen, Bari, Elland Road, St Gallen


South Africa and Leeds United star Phil Masinga dies at 49

South African soccer legend Philemon "Phil" Masinga has passed away, the nation's football association has announced on its Twitter account. "Sad day for South African football," South African Football Association president Danny Jordan said in a post on the social media platform. "A loyal servant of the game, on and off the field of play." No further details have been announced about Masinga's death. Masinga scored 18 goals in 58 matches between 1992 and 2001 for South Africa, includi...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, South Africa, Leeds United, Phil, Philemon, South African Football Association, Masinga, Phil Masinga, Danny Jordan