Leeds United midfielder explains how Marcelo Bielsa's methods have had profound effect on players

By Reuben Pinder

from www.joe.co.uk

Bielsa’s desires are… unconventional

Leeds United rolled the dice this summer with the appointment of Marcelo Bielsa. The Argentine coach is nicknamed ‘El Loco’ for a reason – his methods are so demanding and unorthodox that they can sometimes drive players to breaking point. But on occasion, it can work a charm.

On the eve of Leeds’ first league game of the season – which they won 3-1 – it was reported that Bielsa had made his players pick up litter from around the club’s training ground for three hours to hammer home just how hard the fans work …read more

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