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Leeds United announce death of all-time top scorer and club legend Peter Lorimer at the age of 74

Leeds United announce death of all-time top scorer and club legend Peter Lorimer at the age of 74

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Leeds United legend Peter Lorimer has died at the age of 74. The Premier League club announced on Saturday morning that their former player had passed away following a long-term illness. GETTY Lorimer is regarded as one of the greatest players ever to play for Leeds An attacking midfielder, Lorimer was the youngest player to represent Leeds at the age of 15 years and 289 days and went on to make 705 appearances for the Whites over two spells. He is the club’s all-time top goalscorer, having netted 238 times in all competitions, and was part of a legendary team under Don Revie. During his brilliant Elland Road career, he won two league titles, the FA Cup and League Cup. “Peter’s contribution to Leeds United will never be forgotten and his passing...
Reading and Leeds festivals will go ahead in August, organisers confirm

Reading and Leeds festivals will go ahead in August, organisers confirm

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The Reading and Leeds music festivals will go ahead in late August, organisers have confirmed.Stormzy, Post Malone and Liam Gallagher are confirmed acts to headline the twin events, which will run on the August Bank Holiday weekend from 27-29 August. It follows the publication of England's roadmap out of lockdown, which says the government plans to remove all legal limits on social contact by 21 June.Live COVID updates from the UK and around the world In a post on Reading and Leeds festivals' official Twitter page, organisers said: "Following the government's recent announcement, we can't wait to get back to the fields this summer. LET'S GO." ...
Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 Leeds United: Illan Meslier’s own goal gives hosts victory

Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 Leeds United: Illan Meslier’s own goal gives hosts victory

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Illan Meslier's unfortunate own goal following Adama Traore's sensational strike gave Wolverhampton Wanderers victory against Leeds in an entertaining Premier League encounter. There was little to separate the sides before Traore hit a thunderous effort from distance just after the hour and the ball hit the crossbar before rebounding off the back of Meslier's head into the Leeds goal.The visitors had gone close to scoring themselves just moments earlier when Rui Patricio denied Liam Cooper's header from point-blank range before the follow-up by Patrick Bamford was scrambled clear. Bamford also thought he had snatched an equaliser late on as he powered through on goal before finishing brilliantly but he was flagged just offside, before ex-Wolves winger Helder Costa spurned a glorious chance...

Transfer news LIVE: Manchester United eye Faivre, Everton in for West Ham outcast, Leeds can complete £10.8m signing, Arsenal’s Tierney wanted

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and biggest football gossip with the January window now open. HEADLINES Premier League done deals: Every completed transfer in the 2021 January window Man United considered bid for Kieran Trippier and Atletico Madrid defender was keen before ban West Ham in race against Newcastle and West Brom […] talkSPORT