Neil Warnock rejected a bumper offer from Huddersfield Town to take the Leeds United job, it has been revealed.

Warnock rejected a £1million-a-year offer from ambitious League One club Huddersfield to manage Yorkshire rivals Leeds United, says the Mail on Sunday.

Warnock was pursued by both clubs, with Huddersfield owner Dean Hoyle attempting to gazump Championship side Leeds by also making large funds available to try to get his team all the way to the Premier League.