Leeds fans react to Luke Ayling’s performance against Reading

Leeds United eased past strugglers Reading by a 3-0 scoreline at the Madejski Stadium on Tuesday night. The result saw Marcelo Bielsa’s side maintain their pace in the Championship title race.

Mateusz Klich opened the scoring for the Whites, before a well-taken Pablo Hernandez brace added gloss to the scoreline and sealed the points. One player who didn’t find the back of the net himself, but did make a huge contribution in the final third nonetheless, was right-back Luke Ayling.

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The 27-year-old defender registered two assists against the Royals and produced a fine all round performance. The Arsenal academy product was dynamic and aggressive going forwards and looked to be full of confidence. Considering he has struggled at times in recent weeks, this was a welcome return to form.

However, had the referee not veered on the side of leniency, Ayling may have been sent off for one particularly poor challenge.

After the match, plenty of Leeds fans took to Twitter to discuss the full-back’s contribution…

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