Mark Schwarzer has said that Leeds United should have signed Emiliano Martinez from Arsenal in the summer transfer window. The former Fulham and Chelsea goalkeeper rates Martinez highly, and he believes that promoted Premier League club Leeds should have signed Martinez from the Gunners before he joined Aston Villa in the summer transfer window.
What is it? It is a rare Yorkshire derby in the Premier League as Sheffield United face Leeds United at Bramall Lane. When is it? The match is on Sunday, September 27. What time is kick-off? The game gets under way at 12 noon. What TV channel is it on? Live coverage is available on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Extra. Alternatively, you can bookmark this page and return to follow all the action with Greg Wilcox on our live blog. What is the team news? Sheffield United will be without defensive mainstay John Egan due to suspension after he received a straight red at Aston Villa. Striker Lys Mousset is also absent after a foot operation. Sheffield United are in the market for another striker and have targeted Arsenal youngster Folarin Balogun. Leeds currently have three injuries: Adam Forshaw is out with a hip injury with Gaetano Berardi and Pablo Hernandez also sidelined.
That’s logical in that both Pulgar and de Paul can play in central midfield, but that’s about where any similarity ends. Pulgar does create a lot of chances for a deep-lying destroyer, but that’s almost entirely due to his dead ball delivery. While he’s one of the best set piece takers in Italy (he created more chances from them than anyone in Serie A last year, per Football Reference), he’s a lot clunkier in open play and doesn’t really seem to have the fluidity you’d expect from a Bielsa midfi...
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