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Jansson Header Clinches The Points For Leeds

Leeds United
1 - 0
Norwich City

Elland Road

16/12/17 3pm

Attendance: 30,590


Pontus Jansson ensured Leeds United maintained their good run of form since their return from the international break as he scored the only goal in a 1-0 win against Norwich City.

Jansson, who failed to score at Elland Road last season, made it two goals in two home games as he rose to steer a Pawel Cibicki cross home just before the break.

Leeds twice hit the woodwork during the game with Kalvin Phillips seeing his effort come back off a post and Cibicki saw his follow up effort blocked by the Norwich defence.

Samu Saiz missed a great chance to wrap up the game for Leeds in the final ten minutes when he saw his effort come back off the inside of the post after a mistake in the Norwich defence put him through on goal.

Alex Pritchard had the best chance to rescue a point for the visitors but he saw his effort skim the top of the crossbar.


Leeds United
Wiedwald, Ayling, Cooper, Jansson, Berardi, Vieira, Phillips, Cibicki (Pennington 85), Saiz (Grot 81), Roofe (Hernandez 78), Alioski

Subs not used
Lonergan, Shaughnessy, Anita, O`Kane

Norwich City
Gunn, Hanley, Pinto, Klose, Stiepermann (Hoolahan 83), Reed, Vrancic (Jerome 83), Watkins, Maddison, Pritchard. Oliveira

Subs not used
McGovern, Zimmermann, Murphy, Trybull, Tettey

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Date:Sunday December 17 2017
Time: 8:39AM

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