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Leeds United 3-0 Southampton: No reply from Southampton, as Leeds United rampage to 3

Technical card:
Leeds United: Illan Meslier, Luke Ayling, Diego Llorente, Liam Cooper, Stuart Dallas, Raphinha, Pascal Struijk, Mateusz Klich (Ezgjan Alioski, min.59), Jack Harrison (Helder Costa, min.46), Tyler Roberts (Pablo Hernandez, min.74) and Patrick Bamford
Southampton: Alex McCarthy, Jan Bednarek, Mohammed Salisu, Jannik Vestergaard, Ryan Bertrand, Nathan Tella (Takumi Minamino, min.58), James Ward-Prowse, Oriol Romeu (Moussa Djenepo, min.70), Stuart Armstrong, Che Adams and Nathan Redmond (Danny Ings, min.58)
Stadium: Elland Road
Goals: Patrick Bamford (1-0, min. 47), Stuart Dallas (2-0, min. 78) and Raphinha (3-0, min. 84)

Leeds snatched all three points from Southampton in a 3-0 victory on Tuesday, at Elland Road. Leeds United were looking forward to meeting again, following a previous defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers. Southampton, on the other hand, are struggling for form following a draw in their last match. After today’s result, Leeds United are in 10th place, with 35 points from 18 matches, while Southampton sit in 14th, with 30 points from 18.

Leeds United scored first, with Patrick Bamford opening the rout just before half-time

Leeds United continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, with Stuart Dallas opening the scoring, 78 minutes in. Later, Leeds United scored again and increased their lead thanks to a goal from Raphinha in the 84th minute to hand victory to the hosts.

Both managers used all available substitutions. For Leeds, Helder Costa, Ezgjan Alioski and Pablo Hernandez came on for Jack Harrison, Mateusz Klich and Tyler Roberts, while Southampton brought on Takumi Minamino, Danny Ings and Moussa Djenepo to replace Nathan Tella, Nathan Redmond and Oriol Romeu.

There were bookings for Raphinha from Leeds and Jannik Vestergaard and Moussa Djenepo for Southampton.

Leeds United will next play Aston Villa at home, with Southampton facing Everton away.

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