Leeds fans loved Liam Cooper’s performance against Derby County

Leeds United maintained their place at the top of the Championship table with an utterly dominant 2-0 win over Frank Lampard’s Derby County at Elland Road on Friday night.

The Rams were outclassed from the first whistle to the last by the Whites who produced high levels of intensity and maintained a remarkably high and aggressive press through the match.

Going forward, the likes of Kemar Roofe, Jack Clarke, Mateusz Klich, Jack Harrison, Adam Forshaw and Ezgjan Alioski all shone. Marcelo Bielsa’s side were also solid at the back, largely due to the imperious centre-back pairing of Pontus Jansson and club captain Liam Cooper.

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The 27-year-old skipper was making his first appearance since sustaining an injury against Sheffield United on December 1st. Despite this lengthy absence though, the 6’0” defender looked fully up to speed with the game and was unflustered throughout.

After the final whistle, plenty of Leeds fans took to Twitter to celebrate the former Scotland under-19s international’s triumphant return…

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