I spoke to Rick Broadbent for this article in The Times about Marcelo Bielsa’s impact at Leeds United; it features my encounter with Chilean poet and Bielsista Felipe Cussen, and contributions from Simon Rix of Kaiser Chiefs, Josh Warrington and Eddie Gray.
Marcelo Bielsa walked out of two clubs after promises about transfers were broken. What now of his promise to Leeds? A new article at The Square Ball.
The FA Cup is over and done with, but the players we saw this weekend are not. Match report at The Square Ball.
When Bielsa watches the video tape, he’ll still see the maddest of mad victories flashing before his mad eyes. Match report at The Square Ball.
Perhaps the best present we’ve had from Marcelo Bielsa this year is a team that always plays to win. Match report at The Square Ball.
Adkins ruined our Christmas fun, but Leeds are still top after two festive miracles. Listen here.
Leeds United need a story to find their best. They have a story, now, that is almost impossible to believe. Match report at The Square Ball.
Leeds United can give up at any time, but Marcelo Bielsa is inspiring them to keep having something to lose. Match report at The Square Ball.
As we head to Christmas, the winning streak continues at Bolton, and there’s a controversial new suggestion on how the club could tackle the injury crisis. Listen here.
If the first half of the season belonged to Phillips, Klich and Roofe, might the second belong to Brown, Bamford and Clarke? Match report at The Square Ball.