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26th Oct, 2016 | 2:57pm

Ian Harte posts Twitter verdict after dramatic Leeds win

By Amir Mir

Ian Harte expressed his delight for Leeds on Twitter after they recorded a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory against Norwich in the EFL Cup on Tuesday night.

First-half goals from Alex Pritchard and Marcus Antonsson sent the game into extra-time, before Chris Wood cancelled out Castro Oliviera’s goal to take the game to penalties.

Goalkeeper Marco Silvestri saved three spot-kicks with a 3-2 shootout victory sealed for the home side when academy product Ronaldo Vieira, 18, scored the decisive spot-kick.

Club legend Harte was pleased for his former club, as they progressed through to the quarter-final stage of the competition for only the second time in 20 years.

Left-back Harte made 258 appearances for the Yorkshire club scoring 34 goals and providing five assists during an eight-year period.

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The set-piece specialist retired from football in the summer of 2015, after he helped Bournemouth to the Premier League for the first time in their history.

Garry Monk’s side host newly-promoted Burton at the weekend, as they look to close the gap on a play-off place, with the Whites three points adrift of Bristol City.

In other Leeds team news, centre-back Pontus Jansson expresses his joy on Twitter after he watches his side secure a dramatic win from the stands.