By Harry Sykes

Kemar Roofe was given the nod to start Leeds United’s goalless Championship draw against Preston on Saturday – and fans took to Twitter to criticise his display.

Roofe was handed one of the three attacking midfield roles for the second consecutive league match as manager Thomas Christiansen kept faith with nine of the side who beat Bolton 3-2 last weekend.

But the 24-year-old struggled to make an impact as Leeds limped to a 0-0 draw against 10-man Preston in what was a drab match.

Roofe was part of a double substitution 61 minutes into the match, departing the field along with Kalvin Phillips in exchange for Samu Saiz and Ronaldo Vieira.

Leeds supporters took to social media to pan the former Oxford United player.

Here is a selection of their messages on Twitter:


Here is a selection of their messages on Twitter:

Roofe joined Leeds from Oxford last summer and overcame a shaky start to make a sound impression in his debut season, scoring four goals and supplying seven assists from 49 matches in all competitions.

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