Bielsa cautious about maintaining top spot
Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa claimed that the club should remain focussed in the Championship after returning to the top of the table by beating West Brom. Leeds were able to get a comprehensive 4-0 success over West Brom to overtake Sheffield United and Norwich City. Even though the latter has the choice of getting back the top spot with a win from their game in hand, there is no denying the added pressure on the Canaries. Bielsa has seen his Leeds team come up with some inconsistent performances of late. The lack of consistency is usually not a major problem in the Championship when teams tend to drop points at various points in the campaign.
“We have to focus on our own games and not on the events elsewhere with our rivals.We are interested in what the others do, but our position is to focus on what we are doing.I have to praise the efforts of all the players. It was a great effort and we did not give them a second to rest.The attitude of the players gave us the chance to win, even if we hadn’t scored after 16 seconds,” said Bielsa after the game.