Date: 14th April 2018 at 10:30am
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Leeds fans lost yet another game in the Championship last night, this time suffering a 1-0 loss to Aston Villa.

The result might not have been a surprise but the marked difference between the performances of the senior players and the Under-23s that Paul Heckingbottom has drafted in was.

And while goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell and Tom Pearce came in for praise, Leeds fans thought that enforcer Paudie O’Connor was “outstanding”.

The 20-year-old only made his debut a week ago against Sunderland but he’s already become a fan favourite.

He was up against a dazzling Aston Villa attack hellbent on hauling back the two teams above them in the chase for automatic promotion, and fresh off a brilliant win against Cardiff.

And, for the most part, O’Connor kept them at bay, and had the Leeds fans rushing onto Twitter to praise him.

He’s one of the few shining lights in a season that most fans will want to forget.

Here are the best reactions from Leeds fans to the 20-year-old’s display:

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