Tag Archives: Stoke

Bielsa begins Leeds reign with 3-1 win over Stoke

08 August, 2018 10:18 am 10:18 am

(Reuters) – Former Argentina coach Marcelo Bielsa watched his new Leeds United side open the season with an impressive 3-1 home win over Championship promotion favourites Stoke City on Sunday. The 63-year-old Bielsa, who coached Argentina between 1998 and 2004 and signed a two-year deal at Elland Road in June with an option for another … Read More

Rowett hopes Butland stays at Stoke

08 August, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

(Reuters) – Stoke City manager Gary Rowett hopes goalkeeper Jack Butland would resist any offers from top-level clubs and stay with the Championship side as they prepare for their league opener at Leeds United on Sunday. Butland, who has won eight caps for England and was part of their World Cup squad, featured in all … Read More