talkSPORT host Adrian Durham made a surprising Leeds United prediction, claiming they’ll be relegated AND Marcelo Bielsa will depart this season!
The Whites performed their first top-flight match in 16 years on Saturday, dropping a barnstorming encounter 4-Three as Mo Salah scored a late, late penalty to finish his hat-trick.
Many count on the high-octane facet which lit up the Championship to thrive within the Premier League, and Leeds actually confirmed their high quality at Anfield.
Nevertheless, Durham isn’t so positive.
In reality, the Drive presenter reckons Leeds will get relegated and Bielsa will depart on the finish of the season.
The eccentric Argentine, affectionately referred to as El Loco, has remodeled Leeds over the past two seasons and a few consider his energetic philosophy has the Whites primed to comply with within the footsteps of Sheffield United and Wolves.
However for each success story from a newly-promoted facet, there are a dozen failures, and Durham factors to Leeds’ summer time recruitment to recommend they’ll wrestle this season.
The Yorkshire membership have spent greater than £40million on summer time signings, however Durham says it’s nonetheless not sufficient.
“I believe Leeds will get relegated,” started Durham’s unbelievable declare earlier this week. “I believe Bielsa will depart as nicely.
“I don’t like saying it, you recognize I’ve acquired a comfortable spot for Leeds.
“Their recruitment has proven a disregard for the degrees required within the Premier League.
“Ben White has gone and so much is being requested of Kalvin Phillips.
“We don’t know if he’s going to have the ability to do it within the Premier League.
“Personally, I believe he’s adequate, however I go searching the remainder of the Leeds staff and I see Stuart Dallas and Luke Ayling at full-back.
“I believe they’re first rate, they’ve carried out nice they usually’ve improved dramatically, however they had been backside half of the Championship a few years in the past.
“For Bielsa to enhance them to the place they’ve acquired to now could be wonderful, however for him to take them to a different degree the place they survive within the Premier League could be past Bielsa.”