Leeds fans heap praise on Halme signing

Loads of Leeds fans have been reacting to their historic win on Saturday, and they’re delighted with the performance of Aapo Halme.

Leeds won at Bramall Lane for the first time in over two decades on Saturday afternoon, but it certainly wasn’t a walk in the park.

Liam Cooper left in the first half with what looked to be a serious knee injury, and 20 year-old Halme was thrust into an electric atmosphere for just his second Championship appearance.

Despite a couple of dodgy moments, the youngster now has two clean sheets in his two appearances, and fans are impressed by his display under pressure on Saturday.

He nearly scored in the first half, won two aerial duels, two tackles and also made three interceptions and four clearances.

The youngster wasn’t perfect, but he completed 76 per cent of his passes, a higher number than first team regulars like Kalvin Phillips and Mateusz Klich.

Victor Orta took loads of stick when he signed the unknown youngster for just £500,000 in January, but judging from the Twitter reactions down below that might have been a stroke of genius from the transfer guru…