- Former RB Leipzig coach replaces sacked Marcelo Bielsa
- American coach tasked with securing top-flight survival
Jesse Marsch has been confirmed as the new head coach of Leeds United, after the struggling Premier League club moved swiftly to replace Marcelo Bielsa.
Indeed Bielsa, sacked on Sunday, had barely had time to bid his players a final farewell at the training ground on Monday morning before his 48-year-old successor became only the second American to manage a Premier League team.
Written by Louise Taylor
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2022/feb/28/leeds-united-confirm-jesse-marsch-new-manager under the title “‘My respect for Bielsa is massive’: Jesse Marsch named as new manager of Leeds”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.