Leeds United’s firefighting mission is formally underway after they appointed Sam Allardyce to avoid wasting their sinking season.
Sam Allardyce’s relegation document means that he might just do that. Nevertheless, a tricky run of fixtures means all bets are off. Allardyce has made some adjustments to his basic workers. Having invited a former Premier League legend, that is what Leeds United teaching workers seems like now-
Since hanging up his boots as Republic of Eire’s document goalscorer and look maker, Robbie Keane has been eager to be taught the artwork of administration.
With an amazing document of 80 objectives in 197 video games for Tottenham, after which a profession renaissance with 83 goals in 125 games for LA Galaxy, Robbie Keane at Leeds brings a bucketload of expertise and attacking nous with him.
That is his first time working with Sam Allardyce, and likewise his first time working as a coach at a Premier League membership. He was previously an assistant coach for the Republic of Eire’s nationwide staff. His solely prior head teaching job was a player-manager gig in Indian Tremendous League, at Atletico de Kolkata. It lasted for 3 video games.
With Sam Allardyce caring for the leaky defence, he’ll hope that Robbie Keane works with the strikers. Keane is an astute addition to the Leeds United teaching workers and an expert of his pedigree ought to immediately command respect within the dressing room.
If Robbie Keane was a maverick participant who was taking his first steps in teaching, Karl Robinson is the polar reverse.
Robinson has 13 years of head-coach expertise, overachieving with lower-league sides like MK Dons and Oxford United.
He has prior expertise working with Sam Allardyce as properly. He was a coach at Blackburn Rovers when Sam Allardyce was working miracles with the membership.
His addition to the Leeds United teaching workers will convey some much-needed tactical know-how to the membership. Furthermore, his expertise of working with professionals at risk of relegation might be invaluable as “The Peacocks” search to keep away from the drop.
Apparently, Robinson has as soon as earlier than rejected the possibility to grow to be Leeds United head coach. He was supplied the job in 2016 by then-President Massimo Cellino however turned it down in a present of loyalty to MK Dons.