Bailey Peacock-Farrell was handed a surprise start for Leeds by manager Paul Heckingbottom against Wolves on Wednesday night.
It was a baptism of fire for the youngster making his second appearance for Leeds and his first for two years, but fans were absolutely delighted with the youngster.
Leeds were 2-0 down by half-time but it could have been so much more if it wasn’t for the 21-year-old, who made a string of fine saves to, if not keep Leeds in it, at least spare their blushes.
The rest of the team were pretty awful and incredibly Peacock-Farrell was the shining light as he played under the spotlight.
In the end it was a 3-0 defeat and yet more pain for Leeds, and Peacock-Farrell made a rare error for the third.
Leeds fans still think he should be kept in the team for the visit to Reading and felt sorry for the youngster after a tough night.
Here are the best reactions from Leeds fans to a display which should keep him between the sticks for the visit to Reading on Saturday:
Bailey peacock Farrell is a very good keeper for his age,hope Paul heckingbottem gives him more of a chance
— Jonathan Lang (@j_lang___00) March 7, 2018
Losing but Peacock-Farrell our best player.The rest absolute shite #lufc
— RockyLipSCHitz (@RockyLipschitz) March 7, 2018
— Tony Price (@tonyismyn) March 7, 2018
How good has Bailey Peacock-Farrell been though? #LUFC
— LS11 – Leeds United Fan Channel (@LS11LUFC) March 7, 2018
One good thing came out of first half Bailley peacock Farrell mot
— mark leeves (@marklufc50) March 7, 2018
— Wilby (@wilbyja) March 7, 2018
Player of the Season#lufc
— Eddie 'Last Waltz' Gray 💙💛 (@farriersreg) March 7, 2018
Says it all when peacock Farrell has been man of match
— Aaron Stringer (@stringer_aaron) March 7, 2018
Pity for Bailey Peacock-Farrell with that Afobe goal. Wrong decision but still been an improvement on Wiedwald. #lufc
— Sean Faulkner (@seanfaulkner15) March 7, 2018
The result leaves Leeds in 13th place in the Championship and nine points off the play-off spots.
The display of Peacock-Farrell was probably the only consolation for frustrated Leeds fans at Elland Road on Wednesday night.
In the latest Leeds news, Heckingbottom shares why Peacock-Farrell fast-tracked into Leeds team in shock move