As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Leeds boss Bielsa: Vieira has transformed Crystal Palace

Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa has been impressed by the work of Patrick Vieira at Crystal Palace ahead of tonight's clash.

Under Vieira, the Eagles are are currently 11th in the Premier League table. Bielsa praised his opposite number on how the team plays under his guidance.

“He has changed the style of the team, without too many signings," Bielsa explained, on Vieira.

“It's a team that is solvent, with a careful management of the ball. They have clear positive results.

“Obviously the function of a coach is for their team to play as he desires. It's admirable how deeply he's been able to install his ideas at Crystal Palace.

“When a team puts a ball at risk, it makes you have to solve certain things. If the opponent gives you the ball, it is other situations you have to overcome.

“That happens constantly throughout the league, every game those situations are changing. We need to be ready to come up against certain teams and different philosophies."


Need a VPN? Or seeking to switch? Then support Tribal Football by clicking here to sign up with our official partners NordVPN. Not only will you receive the best VPN experience, but also great discounts by signing up via Tribal Football. Thanks for your support!

Video of the day:

About the author

Paul Vegas

Have your say
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free