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Here’s why I was right over Tuesday’s substitutions - Leeds United boss Garry Monk

GARRY MONK stands by the three substitutions he made during Tuesday’s 1-1 draw with Wigan Athletic – reasoning that all three changes were made with the best intentions and that he would do exactly the same again.

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Leeds United's Eunan O'Kane (left) and Pontus Jansson show their frustation at the final whistle against Wigan on Tuesday night. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA.

Is a concerted push for promotion still on the cards at Leeds United?

EUNAN O’KANE believes Leeds United must follow the example of his former club Bournemouth by learning from their mistakes if a concerted push for promotion is to become a reality.

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Contrasting weeks for Huddersfield Town and Sheffield Wednesday (Photo: PA)

Yorkshire Power Rankings: Sheffield United and Wednesday rise but Huddersfield, Bradford and Barnsley drop

IT is all change with some significant movement at the top of the Yorkshire Post Power Rankings table, with Sheffield United being the new leaders - with previous frontrunners Huddersfield Town being usurped.

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More mistakes along the way: Monk tries to manage Leeds United fans’ expectations

Garry Monk said he was prepared for more errors from his team and called again for patience for a developing group of players as Leeds United licked their wounds from a galling draw with Wigan Athletic.

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Kyle Bartley.  Picture Tony Johnson.

Who WAS to blame for Leeds United’s failure to beat Wigan?

Irate as Kyle Bartley felt after Wigan Athletic’s late equaliser on Tuesday, he was not about to start pointing the finger. Elland Road was ripe for apportioning blame as an injury-time goal flew in but Bartley wanted collective responsibility among a group of visibly angry players.

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Gary Sprake in 1970. The former Leeds United goalkeeper has died aged 71.

The black sheep: Why Gary Sprake was shunned by Leeds United for 30 years

Gary Sprake, the former Leeds United goalkeeper who has died at the age of 71 and is described by Eddie Gray as “as good as almost any I’ve seen”, was destined to become the black sheep of Don Revie’s stellar squad.

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George Graham playing for Arsenal against Leeds  is marked by Norman Hunter as he approaches Gary Sprake in the 1968 League Cup Final at Wembley

Gallery: Life and career of Leeds United’s legendary goalkeeper Gary Sprake

Leeds United are tonight mourning the death of their former goalkeeper Gary Sprake.

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Gary Sprake, former Leeds United and Wales goalkeeper, has died aged 71.

Football mourns Leeds United’s ‘golden era’ goalkeeper Gary Sprake, 71

LEEDS UNITED were today mouring the death of their former goalkeeper Gary Sprake.

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HOOKED ON: Uniteds Kyle Bartley gets a foot round Wigans Will Grigg in the Championship match at Elland Road. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

‘We let ourselves down,’ admits angry Leeds United star Kyle Bartley

KYLE BARTLEY was an angry man at the final whistle on Tuesday night.

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Chris Wood gets an early shot on goal.

Missed opportunity: Garry Monk criticises Leeds United’s failure to kill Wigan off

GARRY MONK urged his Leeds players to learn from their mistakes after they threw away two points by conceding a last-gasp equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Wigan.

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Leeds United's players show their dejection after conceding a latte equaliser.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson.

Leeds United 1 Wigan Athletic 1 - Leeds suffer late, late blow after running out of steam

WILL GRIGG may, as the soundtrack to Euro 2016 suggests, be on fire but it was Chris Wood who looked to have lit up Elland Road last night.

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Tuesday Night Football: As it happened...

It was another fascinating night of Football League action with three of Yorkshire's Championship sides in action.
Paul Heckingbottom's Barnsley welcome Newcastle United

Five talking points ahead of tonight’s football for Leeds United, Barnsley, Sheffield United et al

FIVE TEAMS are in midweek action tonight, with the marquee fixture seeing Barnsley entertain Championship title favourites Newcastle United, while Leeds United are in home action against Wigan Athletic.

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How Leeds United plan to put Derby defeat behind them tonight

Garry Monk wants the frustration of Saturday’s defeat to Derby County to drive Leeds United to another home win tonight with his side bidding for a fifth successive Elland Road victory.

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Home comforts: Rob Green says Leeds Uniteds improved home form means the players look forward to games at Elland Road. (Picture: Tony Johnson)

Leeds United v Wigan: Why Elland Road is once again the only place for us

“ELLAND ROAD is the only place for us.” So sang Don Revie’s players on the 1972 FA Cup final song that was usurped by the more familiar B-side of ‘Marching on Together’.

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Bailey Peacock-Farrell

Leeds United keeper out ‘til Christmas after hand surgery

Leeds United goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell has undergone surgery on a broken hand.

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Team of the Week. Graphic: Graeme Bandeira.

Team of the Week: Who makes the YP’s latest starting XI?

LET’S face it, it was a far from picture-perfect weekend for Yorkshire sides. Yet do not let it be said that the cast list in our latest YP Team of the Week is not an impressive one.

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Kemar Roofe is pushed off the ball by Alex Pearce.
 Picture Bruce Rollinson

What Garry Monk makes of Leeds United’s 1-0 defeat at Derby

Leeds United were consigned to defeat at Pride Park as Steve McClaren’s second reign as Derby County manager began with another win over the Elland Road club.

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Derby County go 1-0 up against Leeds United at the iPro Stadium with a goal from Johnny Russell.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Derby County 1 Leeds United 0: Repeat show sees Steve McClaren get off to winning start against Whites ... again

Leeds head coach Garry Monk was frustrated and Steve McClaren admitted he has a lot of work ahead of him despite marking his second spell as Derby manager in the same manner as he did in his first – with victory over United.

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Saturday Football: As it happened...

Mike Phelan's first fixture as the permanent manager at Hull City dominated another busy day of Yorkshire football action but it ended on a very sour note.
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