Leeds United fans were highlighting their excitement after a statistic about the Whites emerged from their win over Huddersfield Town.
Following their 2-0 win over their Yorkshire rivals, the club extended their winning run in the Championship to six games, their longest of the season (via Leeds Utd).
It has left some fans feeling thrilled at the prospect of promotion, with one even taking to Twitter to point out that his father may finally see the club he loves in the top-flight again.
Well done, giving my Dad hope of seeing Leeds in the top flight again
— John Valentine (@DoTheBartMan199) December 7, 2019
The victory, coupled with Fulham’s loss at home to Bristol City, saw the side stretch their lead over second place to eight points ahead of the rest of December’s fixtures.
Marcelo Bielsa’s side face a busy festive period as they play six games in the space of just 24 days, running up and until the New Year’s Day game against West Bromwich Albion (via BBC).
Fans were left excited after the revelation of the stat as they took to Twitter to react. Here is a selection of tweets from the Elland Road faithful:
Amazing win keep up the good work you are doing love you guys so much xxx
— Leeds Melissa (@AlioskiLeeds31) December 7, 2019
— WeAllLoveLeeds (@AllLoveLeeds) December 7, 2019
What a coach Marcelo, despite missing fantastic players, always a competitive team playing!!! Legend, master, genius love him, pure class
— Luca Milanesi (@Skifar) December 7, 2019
— Martin Payne (@martinpayne13) December 7, 2019
We are surely going back to the Premier League
— Ronald Clarke (@RonC69574097) December 7, 2019
Leeds fans, will the club finally record a return to the top-flight? Let us know!
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