Marcus Tavernier scored one and made two for Bournemouth
Leeds United fought again from 3-1 right down to beat Bournemouth in a outstanding sport performed out in an electrical environment at Elland Highway.
Leeds have been seeking to construct on final week’s victory at Liverpool and so they obtained off to the proper begin when Rodrigo scored from the penalty spot after Marcos Senesi introduced down Crysencio Summerville after simply 51 seconds.
However their dream begin rapidly turned bitter as Bournemouth equalised from their first severe assault via Marcus Tavernier’s volley earlier than Philip Billing lashed previous Illan Meslier to offer the Cherries the lead.
In a breathless encounter, Dominic Solanke made it 3-1 early within the second half with a scrumptious end, just for Leeds, who have been booed off the pitch by their very own followers at half-time, to hit again with two objectives in eight minutes.
Twenty-year-old substitute Sam Greenwood lifted spirits with a spectacular end from 20 yards earlier than captain Liam Cooper made it 3-3 with a robust header from a nook.
The winner, in a sport dripping with leisure, got here from Summerville, with the 21-year-old maintaining his composure to beat Mark Travers following an important go by substitute Wilfried Gnonto for his third purpose in as many video games.
Crysencio Summerville (21 years and 6 days) is the youngest participant to attain in three consecutive Premier League appearances for Leeds since Alan Smith in August 2001 (20 years and 294 days)’We by no means have easy victories’
This was, fairly merely, an unimaginable match and the environment at full-time couldn’t have been extra completely different to the one at half-time when boos rung from all 4 sides of the bottom following a dismal first 45-minute exhibiting by Leeds.
Jesse Marsch celebrated on the pitch together with his gamers as fireworks lit up the night time sky after what the Leeds boss hopes might be a season-changing outcome.
“We’re simply searching for consistency. It makes life simpler for a supervisor as an alternative of residing on the sting of your emotion,” stated the American after his eighth win in 25 Premier League video games since taking up in late February.
“I really feel like we by no means have easy victories.”
The win at Liverpool helped create some respiration house for Marsch after a poor run of kind – however the goodwill didn’t final and supporters made their emotions generally known as they trailed on the break.
But after Solanke made it 3-1, the house aspect scored 3 times in a outstanding spell which fully reworked the temper at Elland Highway and lifted the Whites as much as twelfth within the desk.
To eradicate errors, Marsch nonetheless has his work lower out however the character and dedication of his gamers can’t be questioned.
Leeds meet Tottenham subsequent within the high flight on 12 November and Marsch’s aspect can journey to London for his or her last sport earlier than the break for the World Cup with spirits excessive.
‘It is unacceptable’
These are worrying instances for Bournemouth who’re in determined want of a raise after a fourth successive defeat.
Having misplaced 3-2 to Tottenham after blowing a 2-0 lead final weekend, they let one other two-goal lead slip to lose once more. The Cherries are the primary aspect in Premier League historical past to undergo back-to-back defeats within the competitors regardless of main by two objectives in each video games.
Bournemouth have been eighth within the desk after a 2-1 dwelling win over Leicester on 8 October however finish the day down in sixteenth – one level above the relegation zone – after a defeat that can harm badly.
There’s frustration on and off the pitch. Bournemouth’s potential new proprietor, American businessman Invoice Foley, remains to be awaiting Premier League approval to take over the membership.
On the pitch, interim boss Gary O’Neil should discover a means of stopping the alarming variety of objectives his aspect is letting in.
They’ve now conceded 32 in simply 14 matches – and that is far too many in the event that they need to avoid hazard.
“You may’t stroll away from the sport with no factors having performed like that, it is unacceptable,” stated O’Neil.
Participant of the match
Squad number29Player nameGnonto
Squad number42Player nameGreenwood
Squad number30Player nameGelhardt
Squad number10Player nameSummerville
Squad number2Player nameAyling
Squad number7Player nameAaronson
Squad number12Player nameAdams
Squad number19Player nameRodrigo
Squad number1Player nameMeslier
Squad number21Player nameStruijk
Squad number8Player nameRoca
Squad number6Player nameCooper
Squad number25Player nameKristensen
Squad number5Player nameKoch
Squad number11Player nameHarrison
Squad number16Player nameTavernier
Squad number4Player nameL Prepare dinner
Squad number9Player nameSolanke
Squad number21Player nameMoore
Squad number29Player nameBilling
Squad number8Player nameLerma
Squad number6Player nameMepham
Squad number1Player nameTravers
Squad number15Player nameA Smith
Squad number2Player nameFredericks
Squad number25Player nameSenesi
Squad number17Player nameStacey
Squad number19Player nameStanislas
Squad number14Player nameRothwell
1Meslier25KristensenBooked at 62mins5Koch6Cooper21Struijk12Adams8RocaSubstituted forGreenwoodat 54’minutes11HarrisonSubstituted forGnontoat 45’minutes7AaronsonSubstituted forAylingat 86’minutes10Summerville19RodrigoSubstituted forGelhardtat 81’minutesBooked at 90minsSubstitutes2Ayling3Firpo13Klaesson14Llorente29Gnonto30Gelhardt42Greenwood43Klich49FernándezBournemouth
1Travers2FredericksSubstituted forStaceyat 73’minutes6MephamBooked at 52mins25SenesiSubstituted forRothwellat 88’minutes15A Smith29BillingSubstituted forStanislasat 88’minutes4L Cook8LermaBooked at 45mins16Tavernier21Moore9SolankeSubstitutes3Stephens10Christie14Rothwell17Stacey19Stanislas22Pearson32Anthony33Zemura45Plain
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Match ends, Leeds United 4, Bournemouth 3.
Second Half ends, Leeds United 4, Bournemouth 3.
Try blocked. Joe Gelhardt (Leeds United) left footed shot from the best aspect of the field is blocked. Assisted by Crysencio Summerville.
Joe Gelhardt (Leeds United) is proven the yellow card.
Foul by Wilfried Gnonto (Leeds United).
Marcus Tavernier (Bournemouth) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Tyler Adams (Leeds United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Jack Stacey (Bournemouth).
Substitution, Bournemouth. Junior Stanislas replaces Philip Billing.
Substitution, Bournemouth. Joe Rothwell replaces Marcos Senesi.
Foul by Joe Gelhardt (Leeds United).
Jefferson Lerma (Bournemouth) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Substitution, Leeds United. Luke Ayling replaces Brenden Aaronson.
Purpose! Leeds United 4, Bournemouth 3. Crysencio Summerville (Leeds United) proper footed shot from the centre of the field to the underside left nook. Assisted by Wilfried Gnonto with a via ball following a quick break.
Foul by Tyler Adams (Leeds United).
Kieffer Moore (Bournemouth) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Try missed. Rasmus Kristensen (Leeds United) header from the centre of the field is excessive and extensive to the best. Assisted by Pascal Struijk with a cross.
Substitution, Leeds United. Joe Gelhardt replaces Rodrigo.
Nook, Leeds United. Conceded by Marcos Senesi.
Try blocked. Robin Koch (Leeds United) proper footed shot from the centre of the field is blocked.
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