5 Things you may not know about Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has admitted he was behind the Derby training ground spy incident. Here, Press Association Sport’s Phil Blanche looks at the career andidiosyncrasies of the man they call ‘El Loco’. Pitch perfect Bielsa is known to check pitch measurements before matches. He waits upondeciding on a particular formation until he paces out the pitch. Bielsa’sunorthodox approach also stretches to almost obsessive use of videos – editing and analysing for each player – and allocating separate training times for different parts of his squad, with the defenders, midfielders and strikersworking alone. Bielsa pays attention to detail (Joe Giddens/PA) Pep talk Bielsa has no shortage of football disciples but perhaps his greatest supporteris Pep Guardiola. The Manchester City manager travel...

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