Leeds United F.C.
|Full name||Leeds United Association Football Club|
|Nickname(s)||The Peacocks, United, The Whites|
|Owner||Aser Group Holding (90%) |
49ers Enterprises (10%)
|Head coach||Marcelo Bielsa|
|2019-20||EFL Championship, 1st (Champions)|
Leeds United Football Club are an English Association football club in Leeds, West Yorkshire. They play their home matches at Elland Road. The club has spent much of its time since it was founded in the top division of English football.
History[change | change source]
Leeds United was established in 1919, having previously been known as Leeds City.
Leeds United won the League Cup in 1968.
Leeds United won the Championship in their centenary year of 2019/20.
League position[change | change source]
Former position[change | change source]
Rivalries[change | change source]
Leeds United currently holds rivalries with Manchester United, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC, Hull City, and other clubs that could be considered as rivals are Manchester City FC, , Sheffield Wednesday FC, Doncaster Rovers, Millwall FC and Barnsley FC.
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "San Francisco 49ers Enterprises Become Minority Investor". Leeds United Football Club. 24 May 2018. Archived from the original on 24 May 2018. Retrieved 24 May 2018.
- Soccerway.com, Leeds United AFC; retrieved 2012-7-16.
- Leeds United, Club history; retrieved 2012-7-16.
- Soccerway.com, Leeds United AFC Trophies; retrieved 2012-7-16.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Leeds United A.F.C. at Wikimedia Commons