Long Ball Style Will Only Be Acceptable If It Earns Points

Last updated : 07 December 2015 By Amitai Winehouse

That is not to say that it is a point at which it is reasonable to judge a manager, simply that people make their minds up quickly.

The former Rotherham manager is nowhere near the point of losing the supporters, but many fans were highlighting the fact that that Leeds were far too ‘long ball’ against a team at the bottom of the Championship.

People talk about winning football for Evans, but there is also an expectation at Leeds that when the opportunity arises, the team is able to dominate poorer opposition.

Evans only has to look at the reaction faced by Neil Warnock from the fans three seasons ago to see how long fans will tolerate an unattractive playing style if it does not put points on the board.


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