Leeds welcome Derby to their home this evening for the second leg of the Championship play-off semi-final.
The Whites have a 1-0 lead following the reverse leg at Pride Park at the weekend – and fans will be positive of booking their place in the Wembley showpiece later this month.
Supporters inside Elland Road are likely to make life hard for Derby this evening.
Just as they did last week when they produced a hilarious chant regarding Rams boss Lampard.
“Cos all of the spies are hidden away,” fans sang, to the tune of Oasis’ 2002 hit ‘Stop Crying Your Heart Out’.
“Try not to worry, you’ll beat us some day.
“We beat you at home and we beat you away.
“Stop crying Frank Lampard.”
Lampard was asked about the chant earlier this week and responded by aiming a cheeky dig back at Leeds fans regarding their Premier League struggles in recent years.
“No, of course not, it is good fun,” he said when asked if he was bothered by the song.
“As a Chelsea player, there was a rivalry always with Leeds.
“We didn’t play them that much because we were in the Premier League, but that comes with it.
“I will take a song all day long. My worry is what the players do on the pitch.”
Speaking ahead of the reverse fixture this week, Marcelo Bielsa said: “We know that there is a long path to reach our goal, we have just played the first part of the duel and we have the second part to play now,” said Bielsa.
“The difference is only one goal and the idea is to increase this difference and prevent the opponent from reducing it.
“We know that this is a difficult task, as difficult as it was for the first game.
“The first game we just played was not simple for us and we are sure the next game won’t be.
“We won the last game with one goal of difference and the one before that with two.
“In the very first game (in August) we were the same team we are now, but Derby were a lot inferior to what they are now, so we should be careful about the analysis.
“We would like to have the same performance as the last two games Derby, but we know it is going to be very hard.”
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