Leeds United lost an element of their excitement before the dismissal of manager Marcelo Bielsa, according to Gary Neville, who feels “sadness” about the situation nevertheless.Bielsa’s successful stint as Leeds manager has come to an end after three-and-a-half years. The Argentine coach was sacked on Sunday, one day after their defeat to Tottenham Hotspur. Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani believes he is acting in the best interests of the club.
Leeds are 16th in the Premier League table, only two points above the drop. The teams behind them have games in hand, too, after which they could be overtaken.
Therefore, the club reluctantly decided to part ways with their revered manager. It is a decision that will split opinion, but cause sadness for many.
That sadness is shared …