Marcelo Bielsa rubbished experiences claiming he was near signing a brand new contract at Leeds.
Bielsa, in his third 12 months as Leeds’ head coach, just lately reiterated his choice for discussing his future with the membership on the finish of the season.
However in line with La Nacion in Argentina, the 65-year-old intends to increase his stick with the Whites by at the least one other two years.
Though there was nothing official from the membership, Bielsa was requested about it in a press convention on Thursday and was agency in his assertion.
“That data just isn’t actual,” Bielsa mentioned. “I ignore the origin. These issues, both the membership can say or I can say it, we’re those who possess the data.
“In all circumstances, if there was any data to offer, then I might give it.”
The 65-year-old signed his present 12-month contract one week earlier than this season started after he had steered them again to the Premier League for the primary time in 16 years.
Bielsa’s facet climbed again into the highest half of the desk following final week’s 2-1 win at champions-elect Manchester City.
Leeds defender Stuart Dallas is hopeful the veteran boss stays on the membership within the coming years, as he paid tribute to Bielsa’s sensible man administration abilities throughout his three years in English soccer.
“We’re all hoping that he stays,” he instructed talkSPORT final week.
“What he’s achieved for us as people is unimaginable. The core of our squad was a mid-table Championship workforce three years in the past and now we’re a mid-table Premier League workforce.
“It’s been unimaginable and the adjustments 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.”