Leeds United News

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Cellino cleared to become Leeds director

PA Sport | April, 10 2014

The Football League has accepted an independent QC's decision to allow Massimo Cellino to take over Leeds United and has given him the green light to become a director at Elland Road. The league's governing body originally blocked the deal aft...

Leeds owner Cellino targets top flight by 2016

PA Sport | April, 6 2014

New Leeds owner Massimo Cellino has promised to steer the club back to the Premier League in two years' time. Cellino made a successful appeal against the Football League's decision to block his takeover of the Championship club after being conv...

Former Leeds, Liverpool winger Kewell to retire Video

PA Sport | March, 25 2014

Former Leeds United and Liverpool winger Harry Kewell has announced he is to retire from professional football at the age of 35. The Australian made over 250 Premier League appearances for the two English clubs from 1995 until 2008, but has mos...

Cellino disqualified from taking over Leeds

PA Sport | March, 24 2014

Italian businessman Massimo Cellino has been disqualified from taking over Leeds by the Football League's board. The League said his recent conviction for a tax offence in Italy constituted "a disqualifying condition under its owners' and di...

McDermott is still our manager, say Leeds Utd

PA Sport | February, 1 2014

Leeds performed an astonishing U-turn on Saturday, announcing that Brian McDermott had not been sacked as manager and remained in charge. On Friday, former Reading manager McDermott was told by a lawyer working on the instruction of Leeds' prosp...

Leeds reveal partnership with NFL's 49ers

PA Sport | January, 10 2014

Leeds have announced a strategic partnership with the NFL's San Francisco 49ers. Representatives of the American team will travel to Leeds to discuss aspects of the club's business. Leeds managing director David Haigh told the club's official websi...

FA Cup: Arsenal draw Spurs, United face Swans

ESPN staff | December, 8 2013

Arsenal will face another North London derby this season as they drew Tottenham in the third round of the FA Cup. • FA Cup: Grimsby shock• Tamworth 1-2 Bristol City• Cambridge Utd 0-2 Sheff UtdThe Gunners, top of the Premier Lea...

Ex-Wales midfielder Vinnie Jones battling cancer

ESPN staff | November, 24 2013

Former Wales midfielder turned Hollywood actor Vinnie Jones is battling skin cancer. • First XI: Football and film Jones, who played for Chelsea, Wimbledon and Leeds United before going on to star in films including Snatch, Gone in 60 S...

Melbourne Heart confirm Patrick Kisnorbo chase

ESPN staff | September, 10 2013

Melbourne Heart CEO Scott Munn confirmed the A-League club are chasing former Leeds United defender Patrick Kisnorbo. Former Socceroos Kisnorbo, who has appeared 18 times for Australia, was released by Leeds after only making 49 appearances in...

Leeds sign Wootton from Manchester United

Richard Jolly | August, 21 2013

Manchester United have sold defender Scott Wootton to Leeds for a reported fee of £1 million. The 21-year-old has signed a three-year contract with the Championship club after being deemed surplus to requirements by David Moyes. Wootto...

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