Leeds fans impressed with fighting talk from star ahead of huge game

Leeds United defender Pontus Jansson still believes that the club will finish in the Championship play-off positions despite the odds being stacked against them with two fixtures of the campaign remaining.

The Whites spent a large chunk of the season in the top six but four defeats in their last six matches has seen them drop out at the worst possible time.

Despite being three points behind sixth-placed Fulham with an inferior goal difference to the Cottagers Jansson – who has quickly become a fans’ favourite following some brilliant and committed performances this term – is confident that the players will get the end of season result they want, starting against Norwich City at Elland Road on Saturday.

Leeds supporters were quick to have their say on the Swede’s comments via social media, and they were impressed with his attitude and fighting talk ahead of the crucial Canaries clash.

Here is just a selection of the Twitter reaction…