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Leeds United: Fans discuss the team’s defensive issues on social media

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Many Leeds United supporters have flocked to social media in the aftermath of the Premier League defeat to West Ham United to discuss the issues with their side on the night.

Despite taking the lead through Mateusz Klich’s spot-kick, Tomas Soucek and Angelo Ogbonna’s goals ensured that it was the Hammers who took all three points (as per BBC Sport), condemning Marcelo Bielsa’s Whites to their sixth league defeat of the season.

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Both of the visitors’ goals came from set-pieces and it prompted these fans to discuss what they believe to be a real problem for their team at the moment. After the match, the BBC’s Adam Pope shared some quotes from Klich and in the replies, this group of Leeds supporters made their feelings known.

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It’s clear from the above responses that these Leeds fans are concerned by their inability to defend set-pieces effectively. Following Friday’s game, only West Bromwich Albion, who currently sit in the relegation zone, had conceded more goals than Leeds United so far this season and so in our view, it is understandable why one supporter described some of the current group as ‘out of their depth’ in the Premier League and others are beginning to feel concerned.

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