Patrick Bamford


Leeds striker Patrick Bamford set to be out for at least six weeks

Leeds striker Patrick Bamford is expected to be sidelined for a minimum of six weeks because of an injury to the sole of his foot.The 28-year-old was withdrawn midway through the first half in the 3-2 win at Wolves before the international break, having only recently returned from a foot complaint.While he will not require an operation, Leeds announced Bamford faces missing another sizeable chunk of the season after rupturing his plantar fascia.Bamford was Leeds’ top-scorer on their Premier League return last season with 17 goals in 38 games, but he has featured in just nine of the club’s 30...

Leeds United’s Patrick Bamford out for the season

Leeds United forward Patrick Bamford looks set to miss the remainder of the season with a foot injury, with the Premier League club stating the playing has ruptured a ligament, but will not require surgery. The West Yorkshire team’s club doctor, Rob Price, said that Bamford had the injury all...

Jesse Marsch could resist pressure to recall Patrick Bamford for Norwich battle

Leeds United head coach Jesse Marsch could resist the clamour to recall Patrick Bamford to his starting line-up against relegation-rivals Norwich.Marsch’s side resume their survival bid in Sunday’s crunch clash at Elland Road against the Premier League’s basement club.Bamford ended his three-month injury lay-off as a substitute in Thursday’s 3-0 defeat to Aston Villa, but Marsch insisted he would not bow to pressure if his leading striker was not yet ready for 90 minutes.Marsch said: “Yeah, I think we all know how important the game is on Sunday, but we also have to be very calculated, observe how he is...

Patrick Bamford set for long-awaited start for Leeds against Norwich

Patrick Bamford could make his first start since September in Sunday’s home Premier League game against bottom club Norwich. Striker Bamford stepped off the bench in Thursday’s 3-0 home defeat to Aston Villa after recovering from a foot injury, but left-back Junior Firpo will miss out as he waits to learn the full extent of his knee problem.

Patrick Bamford to make Leeds return against Aston Villa

Patrick Bamford is poised to help kick-start Leeds’ Premier League survival bid in Thursday’s home game against Aston Villa. Bamford, sidelined since early December due to a foot injury, will make his long-awaited return off the substitutes’ bench in head coach Jesse Marsch’s first game in charge at Elland Road.

Leeds welcome back Patrick Bamford for Aston Villa game

Patrick Bamford will return to action after a three-month injury lay-off in the home game against Aston Villa. Bamford has been sidelined with a foot injury since December and head coach Jesse Marsch confirmed the striker will appear off the substitutes’ bench. Diego Llorente is back in contention after...

Patrick Bamford set for Leeds return this week, say new boss Jesse Marsch

Jesse Marsch anticipates Patrick Bamford will make a cameo when Leeds welcome Aston Villa to Elland Road on Thursday following three months on the sidelines.It has been an injury-plagued campaign for Bamford - who has made just six Premier League appearances this season, the last of them on December 5 - as ankle and hip issues were followed by a problem at the bottom of his foot.He was an unused substitute in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at Leicester, where his presence was sorely missed as Leeds lacked a cutting edge, having 19 shots at goal but failing to breach the inspired...