Leeds returned to victory and maintains the illusion of entering the cups

The match was played at the Elland Road stadium, in the city of Leeds, and was postponed on January 19 because Southampton had to face a commitment for the FA Cup.

The many of the success of Leeds They were marked by the English Patrick Bamford, who led a quick attack down the left sector to define from outside the area with a low and crossed shot that went down at the far post, 2 minutes into the final part; his compatriot Stuart Dallas, with a powerful shot of “puntin and cornering, at 33 of the complementary stage; and the Brazilian Raphinha, with a masterful free kick over the barrier, at 39 in the same period.

The team led by Bielsa returned to victory after the defeats against Wolverhampton (1-0), last Friday, and Arsenal (4-2), both as a visitor, positioned themselves again in the fight for qualification for the European cups and he was close to maintaining the category, the main objective of the season.

Leeds, which justified the win in the second period, after a poor and even first stage, is now in 10th place in the Premier League, with 35 points.

Southampton, with an irregular campaign, remained 30 points, in fourteenth position and accumulated eight games without victories, with seven defeats and a draw.

Positions: Manchester City 59 unidades; Manchester United y Leicester City 49; West Ham 45; Chelsea 43; Everton y Liverpool 40; Aston Villa y Tottenham 36; Leeds United 35; Arsenal 34; Wolverhampton 33; Crystal Palace 32; Southampton 30; Burnley 28; Brighton And Hove 26; Newcastle 25; Fulham 22; West Bromwich 14; y Sheffield United 11.

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