Leeds fans react on Twitter to Hadi Sacko display against Wolves

By Richard Parks

Hadi Sacko was handed his first league start of the season in Leeds United’s 3-0 defeat to Wolves on Wednesday night – and fans on Twitter ripped into the attacker for his display.

The 23-year-old winger got a rare start after being frozen out for the entirety of the campaign, but he was taken off at half-time after struggling to influence the game.

Romain Saiss, Willy Boly and Benik Afobe were on the scoresheet for the visitors as they earned a comfortable win at Elland Road and re-established a six-point advantage at the top.

The result means that Heckingbottom’s team are nine points behind the play-off positions and any slim hopes of reaching the top six have all but disappeared.

Sacko was handed a left-wing role as he surprisingly got the nod over fit-again Pablo Hernandez but he could not get into the game against the dominant visitors.

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Leeds fans on social media tore into the speed machine for what they felt was an invisible first-half performance and suggested that he should be nowhere near the starting XI.

Here is a selection of their messages on Twitter:

In other Leeds United news, it can be revealed that the club have launched a bid to sign a Premier League centre-forward in the form of his life.

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