Quick Bit: Leeds United kick off their pre-season tour of Australia as Jesse Marsch’s side take on A League giants Brisbane Roar in Queensland. Follow The Sporting News’ live coverage as the Whites warm up for the 2022/23 Premier League season.
Leeds United’s road to the 2022/23 Premier League season takes them to Australia in pre-season with The Whites facing three warm up matches Down Under.
Jesse Marsch’s side kicked off their summer schedule with a 4-0 friendly win at home to Blackpool before jetting off, and they wrap up pre-season at home to Cagliari on July 31.
The big news surrounding the Leeds camp is about their absent star man: Brazilian international Raphinha agreed terms on a move to Barcelona on Wednesday.
Marsch confirmed the deal ahead of the Brisbane game, with attention now switching to the new faces arriving at Elland Road in recent weeks.
The Sporting News is following the match live and providing live score updates and commentary.
Brisbane Roar vs. Leeds United live score
1 hr 30 mins to KO: The stage is all set in Queensland!!
Brisbane Roar vs. Leeds United lineups
Brisbane Roar finds themselves in between campaigns this month, as the A League season does not start until October, but they are in Australia Cup action later this month.
Brisbane Roar projected starting lineup (4-2-3-1): Holmes (GK) — Olsen, Trewin, Aldred, Zabala — O’Shea, Chapman — Adams, Akbari, Parsons — Lescano
Despite the absence of Raphinha, Marsch has name a strong squad for the tour, with key players Illan Meslier, Liam Cooper and Patrick Bamford included, alongside new signings Tyler Adams and Brenden Aaronson.
Leeds United projected starting lineup (4-2-31): Meslier (GK) — Drameh, Cooper, Llorente, Kristensen — Roca, Adams — Harrison, Aaronson, James — Bamford
How to watch Brisbane Roar vs. Leeds United
Date: Wednesday July 14, 2022
Time: 05:45 ET/10:45 UK
USA TV channel: N/A
Canada TV channel: N/A
USA streaming: LUTV
Canada streaming: LUTV
USA/Canada: LUTV, is selling access to watch the fixtures at ?4.99 ($5.90) per game. A pre-season bundle of five fixtures is priced at ?19.99 ($24).
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