Leeds United Three Stoke Match Report In Detail
Elland Road, who perhaps had been heaving and seething like none other championships indeed positively revealed and got hopeful during the success of one promotion and the uneasiness of the other one. All the fans sporting home shirts similar to a man it seemed, they even ensured that atmosphere would be white hot even more than what stoke could have handled in a day. The newcomers who were champions were in fact be half-a-yard behind their current hosts and had to pay the price with a score line that reflects their opening salvo at their current level.
Leeds United did waste little of time to introduce Stoke to one of the potential feverish pace of the Championship-even during this heat-by whipping a ball for Kemar Roofe from the left to meeting it with a comfortable volley, which Butland did well to almost clear with instant reflexes after just six minutes.
And it was not that long before Leeds could move the ball quickly and being clever adequate to catch the back line of Stoke. Stoke’s nerve was immediately under scrutiny as Gary Rowett, who was mindful of the recent past, and was also being desperate to avoid and kind of early surrender.