Many Leeds United fans took to Twitter following the 2-1 victory over Sheffield United on Saturday to hail the performance of centre-back Diego Llorente.
However, having completed his sixth consecutive 90 minutes in the Premier League the Elland Road faithful have begun to see the Spaniard’s best form
Having been called up to represent Spain during the international break, Llorente put in another stellar performance at the heart of the Leeds defence – completing three tackles, blocking one shot and winning four ground duels (SofaScore).
“Solid at the back mate big games coming up! #lufc”
“You’re playing better & better now you’ve regained your match sharpness. Clear to see why Marcelo wanted you in our side. Enjoy your rest day!”
“You were Excellent today Diego”
“You were outstanding today”
“Quality performance today Diego. You are looking stronger and better with each game. Well done, keep it up”