Team news: Daniel Farke names XI for Rotherham clash

Team news: Daniel Farke names XI for Rotherham clash

Starting line-up announced at Elland Road.

Leeds United are back in league action this afternoon, as they face Rotherham United in the Sky Bet Championship.

Daniel Farke is sticking with the same team that defeated Bristol City in our last league outing, with Dan James, Pascal Struijk and Stuart Dallas all still out through injury.

Illan Meslier starts between the posts for the game, and in front of him in our defence is captain Ethan Ampadu, Joe Rodon, Archie Gray and Junior Firpo.

Glen Kamara continues in midfield with Ilia Gruev, whilst Willy Gnonto, Crysencio Summerville, Patrick Bamford and Georginio Rutter make up the Leeds United attack.

Connor Roberts makes his first appearance in a matchday squad this afternoon, and he features on the substitutes bench alongside Liam Cooper, Sam Byram, Joel Piroe, Jaidon Anthony, Joe Gelhardt, Charlie Cresswell, Mateo Joseph, and goalkeeper Kristoffer Klaesson.

Today’s game is scheduled to kick-off at 3pm and for those who are not in attendance at Elland Road, you can follow the live Leeds United blog online here.

Starting XI: Meslier (GK), Firpo, Ampadu (C), Kamara, Bamford, Summerville, Rodon, Gray, Georginio, Gnonto, Gruev.

Substitutes: Klaesson (GK), Cresswell, Cooper, Piroe, Anthony, Byram, Gelhardt, Roberts, Joseph.