Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani reveals club have a ‘few things to clarify’ before extending Bielsa contract

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LEEDS owner Andrea Radrizzani said the club 'have a few things to clarify' before deciding whether to extend Marcelo Bielsa's contract.

The Championship club bottled promotion to the Premier League – missing out on an automatic spot to local rivals Sheffield United before crashing out in the play-offs to Derby.

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani reveals club have a ‘few things to clarify’ before extending Bielsa contractPA:Press Association2 Leeds need to clarify a few things before extending Marcelo Bielsa's contract – according to owner Andrea Radrizzani

Despite the disappointment Leeds fans are desperate for the Argentine to stay after he helped them achieve their record Championship points haul last campaign.

Bielsa's contract includes an option to extend but it expires next week.

As a result, the Leeds hierarchy have to act quickly but seem in no hurry despite Bielsa's popularity among fans.

Speaking to talkSPORT about their manager, Radrizzani said: "I can say we have a chance to keep him, we'll see.

"The next few days will be decisive and we will make an announcement.

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"We'll see in the next few days but we have an option until the end of the month.

"We are talking to him and we have a few things to clarify but after that we will make our decision public."

Radrizzani took full control of Leeds United in May 2017 when he bought-out infamous owner Massimo Cellino.

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani reveals club have a ‘few things to clarify’ before extending Bielsa contractReuters2 Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani seems in no rush to secure Marcelo Bielsa's future at the club

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