Done Deal – Leeds Striker Departs To Try And Prove Himself

By Charlie Sopp

Leeds striker Marcus Antonsson has left the club to join League One Blackburn with two weeks left in the window. Antonsson isn’t in the plans at Leeds under Thomas Christiansen and another season sat in the stands wouldn’t benefit anyone.

Antonsson arrived from Sweden last season for a fee of around £2 million and early signs were that it may be money well spent. A stoppage time equaliser at Fleetwood to spare us the embarrassment of being knocked out followed a few weeks later by a diving header in front of the Leeds fans at Hillsborough and all seemed well. However …read more