Date: 9th January 2020 at 7:55pm
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A lot of Leeds United fans are heaping praise on Illan Meslier after an assured debut from the young goalkeeper against Arsenal in the FA Cup.

The 19-year-old was finally handed his first-team debut, and he impressed with his solid distribution of the ball and quick reflexes that saw him make four saves.

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He could do nothing about the Gunners’ winner as Reiss Nelson scuffed in a shot from six yards with Meslier on the floor. (2:40)

However, despite this, he impressed many Leeds fans.

Some Whites supporters want Meslier to replace .

What do we think?

Meslier, who is valued at £4.5m by Transfermarkt, is on a season-long loan from Lorient and have an option to buy the 19-year-old for £5m.

On this evidence, they would be stupid not to sign him as the young Frenchman displayed a stunning range of passing that allowed Leeds to stay on the front foot.

Meslier played one pass in particular to Jack Harrison that was outstanding.

Of course, as a goalkeeper, his main aim is to keep the ball out of the net, and he made four saves to deny Arsenal any more goals.

Leeds might be without Kiko Casilla soon, and Meslier looks like he can be the perfect replacement.