Leeds United: Supporters rip into Mateusz Klich for missed chance

Supporters of Leeds United have ripped into Mateusz Klich for spurring a chance in the first half against Tottenham Hotspur.

During the current round of League fixtures, the Whites travelled to The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to take on Jose Mourinho’s Spurs (per Premier League).

In the first half of the clash, with the scores at 0-0, an opportunity fell to Polish midfielder, Klich, and he wasted the chance to put his side ahead.

With 11 minutes on the clock, Ezgjan Alioski made his way down the left-hand side of the field before finding , his cutback was then blocked by Matt Doherty and the ball fell to Klich (per BBC).

Instead of slotting beyond in Spurs’ , the midfielder hammered his shot over the bar.

Following the missed chance, lots of Leeds fans took to social media to slate the Polish international for the missed opportunity against Tottenham.

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So, what did these Leeds fans have to say about Mateusz Klich’s missed opportunity?

“Klich just not himself…..passing and shooting off par. Needs a goal #

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“Klich way off the standard we expect from him. Can’t shoot, can’t score and too many wayward passes.”

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Prior to the game with the north London club, Klich was an injury doubt for the Whites after he was replaced during the game against West Bromwich Albion (per Leeds Live).

However, the 30-year-old midfielder was fit enough to start against Spurs.

Have you been disappointed with Klich so far against Spurs?

No, he's been decent

Yes, not good enough


“Klich man”

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“Swear Klich plays rugby”

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Prior to the game with Spurs, the Polish midfielder had made 16 appearances in the Premier League for Bielsa’s side, having not missed a single game (per Transfermarkt).

Over his outings in the top flight for the Yorkshire club prior to the Tottenham game, the 30-year-old bagged a respectable tally of two goals and five assists.

“Because Klich couldn’t hit a barn door with a scotch-egg”

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“How does Klich keep hitting row Z?”

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“Klich’s shooting is so so bad #lufc”

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As can be seen in these tweets from Leeds fans, many of them were unhappy with Klich after he spurned an opportunity to score during the first half.