Thu. Sep 23rd, 2021


We start at the Etihad Stadium as Leeds become the first promoted team in 13 years to win away at a team that sits top of the Premier League. What level of credit does Bielsa deserve for the performances we’ve seen by Leeds this year?

We then move on to the battle for the Champions League as Manchester United, West Ham, Chelsea and Liverpool all win to further their chances. Could Leicester pay a heavy price after three of their key players missed the defeat at the London Stadium following a Covid-19 related breach?

Finally, there’s time to discuss Newcastle’s important win, Phil Brown’s sabbatical, headbutts and whether ‘xG’ counts as a word in scrabble.

Manchester City v Leeds United - Premier League<br>MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Marcelo Bielsa the manager / head coach of Leeds United smiles during a post match interview during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Leeds United at Etihad Stadium on April 10, 2021 in Manchester, United Kingdom. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images)

Photograph: Robbie Jay Barratt – AMA/Getty Images

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