Western Sydney Wanderers to play Leeds United in first match in new stadium
The Western Sydney Wanderers will unveil their new $300-million stadium with a blockbuster friendly against Leeds United in July.Championship side Leeds are in the race to be promoted to the Premier League for the first time since Socceroos legend Mark Viduka led them in goals in 2003-04.A-LeagueA-League TableThe 2018-19 A-League season is starting to take shape. Check out where your team sits on the ladder.Australia HomeHead to ESPN's home of everything A-League, W-League, Socceroos and Matildas!"We can't wait to get into our stadium," Western Sydney CEO John Tsatsimas said on Monday."Obviously the events of the weekend showcased the need for a football-specific stadium and a Wanderers-specific stadium... WATCH: Bamford scores stuning training volley
Patrick Bamford scored an outstanding volley in training for Leeds, much to the delight of manager Marco Bielsa. Manchester United to play friendly vs. Leeds in Australia
Manchester United will face Leeds United in a friendly in Australia next year during their preseason tour, the first meeting between the old English rivals since 2011.The Premier League club said on Tuesday that they would play two friendlies in Perth, against A-League side Perth Glory on July 13 and Leeds four days later.Manchester United and Leeds have enjoyed a feisty rivalry over the years, with the fixture dubbed the Pennines derby.FantasyPlay ESPN Fantasy SoccerPick your eight-man team and compete in the Champions League, Premier League, La Liga or Liga MX, then go head-to-head in leagues against your friends or people around the world. Sign up for free!How to play ESPN Fantasy SoccerYour team will be made up of eight players, at four different positions: two forwards, three midfielders, two defenders, and a goalkeeper. Find out more here.Watch on ESPN networks in the U.S.ESPN+ is America's home for a host of professional soccer leagues from around the world, highlighted by Italy's Serie A, Major League Soccer, UEFA Nations League and English FA Cup. | ESPN+ schedule- Newcomers to pick and avoid- Champions League names to know- La Liga names to know- Breaking down ESPN's scoring systemYet since Leeds fell out of the top flight in 2004 they...