Bielsa looking for Bamford to be more like Haaland

Tue 08 December 2020 | 15:09

Marcelo Bielsa is looking for Patrick Bamford to become more like Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland.

Patrick Bamford

has exposed that his manager has been sending him videos of

Erling Haaland

every day for three weeks.

Leeds United

are witnessing their 27-year-old player making a big leap in the

Premier League


They have won eight of their 11 games in the 2020-21 campaign.

Some questions have been asked about Bamford ability to deliver among the elite, with accusations often levelled at him of spurning too many chances.

Bamford has shown that he can lead the team and his boss is looking to take his game to even greater heights.


is a coach who does his best and asks his player to show their best performance.

Bamford talked about his manager’s methods:

“Throughout the week you get sent various things.

“Sometimes you get clips of the defender you will be playing against.

“The last three weeks I had two or three videos sent every day of Erling Haaland, like 15 minutes each one.

“I had to watch them and see what I could pick out from him.”

He believes that something has inspired him which is Haaland has become famed for.

“To be honest it was quite similar to some of his goal,” added the in-form forward.

“I think I can work on the explosiveness of some of my runs sometimes. Sometimes I make a run without 100 per cent determination or conviction.”





source: SportMob