Stuart Dallas is hoping Marcelo Bielsa stays at Leeds ‘for just a few extra years’ amid studies suggesting he’s set to signal a two-year extension to his deal at Elland Highway.
In accordance with La Nacion in Argentina, the 65-year-old intends to increase his stick with the Whites, however there was no official phrase from the membership as of but.
Dallas has flourished below the Argentine’s stewardship since he arrived at Leeds in 2018.
On Saturday, the Northern Eire worldwide hit a superb brace as they surprised the Premier League champions elect with ten-men in a 2-1 victory on the Etihad.
Elland Highway cult hero Bielsa, who penned a one-year extension after guiding Leeds again into the Premier League following a 16-year exile final 12 months, stated again in February that Leeds mustn’t rush with regards to making the choice over whether or not to increase his contract.
However Dallas is hopeful the veteran boss stays on the membership within the coming years, as he paid tribute to Bielsa’s good man administration abilities throughout his three years in English soccer.
“We’re all hoping that he stays,” he instructed talkSPORT.
“What he’s performed for us as people is unimaginable. The core of our squad was a mid-table Championship crew three years in the past and now we’re a mid-table Premier League crew.
“It’s been unimaginable and the modifications he’s made all through the membership has been phenomenal.
“Hats off to the hierarchy of the membership and hopefully he’s right here for an additional few years but.”
Talking about Leeds’ good 2-1 victory over City, Dallas admitted a tactical tweak from Bielsa performed an enormous issue within the underdogs controlling Pep Guardiola’s assault with solely ten males.
“You don’t plan for conditions the place you go down to 10 males and it’s by no means straightforward taking part in towards any crew with 11,” he stated of his aspect’s gorgeous outcome on Saturday.
“Enjoying towards City with ten males for almost all of the sport, we knew within the second half they’ll attempt to make the pitch large and out most suitable choice was to go away their two centre backs with the ball.
“Out of anyone, that’s who you wish to depart pretty much as good as they’re.
“I believed we defender rather well and clearly we have been capable of break free and get the winner on the finish.”