Leeds predicted XI: Bielsa to make only one change, 22-year-old to drop out
Leeds United will face Southampton within the Premier League on Tuesday night time at Elland Street.
The Whites have performed their final two video games away from dwelling, and each of them led to defeats. They misplaced 4-2 towards Arsenal and are heading into the sport on the again of a 1-Zero defeat towards Wolverhampton Wanderers.
It was Leeds’ third defeat of their final 4 league video games, and they are going to be seeking to regroup and bounce again strongly towards the Saints.
Forward of the match, Marcelo Bielsa has confirmed that Kalvin Phillips remains to be out injured with a calf harm, whereas Rodgiro can be lacking.
Diego Llorente, the summer season signing from Actual Sociedad, is again and out there for choice.
Newest group information from Bielsa forward of Southampton – Phillips and Rodrigo are nonetheless out. No different recent issues. Llorente out there once more however Poveda/Koch lacking. #lufc
— Phil Hay (@PhilHay_) February 22, 2021
Bielsa might make a tactical change for this sport, particularly if Llorente returns to the beginning line-up.
Pascal Struijk has performed within the defensive midfield position however he’s simpler at centre-back. Jamie Schalketon was good towards Wolves, however Bielsa might use Llorente in that place.
The Argentine has insisted in his press convention that Llorente has a observe document of enjoying there, and he may function as a 3rd centre-back relying on the state of affairs, retaining in thoughts the truth that Southampton function with two up entrance.
Tyler Roberts, 22, began within the final sport, and he might make manner for Llorente.
Predicted Leeds beginning XI: Meslier, Ayling, Llorente, Struijk, Cooper, Dallas, Klich, Shackleton, Harrison, Raphinha, Bamford.