LEEDS UNITED will supply Marcelo Bielsa a brand new contract because the Argentinian weighs-up his future amid promotion heartbreak.
The 63-year-old and his aspect misplaced Four-Three on mixture to Frank Lampard’s Derby County final night time within the play-off semi-final to finish their Premier League hopes.
Leeds United need Marcelo Bielsa to agree a brand new 12-month extension to his Elland Highway contract
Bielsa reacted to that setback by insisting he would take heed to any supply made to him to remain at Elland Highway for one more season.
Now the Championship giants are able to activate a pre-agreed choice to increase his deal, in response to the Yorkshire Put up.
Had Bielsa delivered promotion then his contract would mechanically have ran on for one more season.
However Leeds chief Andrea Radrizzani additionally negotiated the precise to resume the deal on the finish of every marketing campaign for as much as three years.
A gentleman’s settlement was additionally made that may enable Bielsa to go away if he now not wished to job – however the Yorkshire membership do have clauses to guard them if he quits for one more group.
Nevertheless, the dramatic transformation beneath the South American over the previous season has satisfied Leeds that he’s the person to guide them again to the highest flight.
Talks have already taken place between the 2 camps concerning adjustments to Leeds’ Thorp Arch coaching advanced.
And Radrizzani is ready to supply Bielsa additional investments if he commits his future to them.
When quizzed whether or not he’ll keep after the Derby defeat, Bielsa stated: “As you’ll be able to think about, it is not handy to speak about this proper now.
“This course of, you understand about it, is that if the membership provides me the chance to hold on I’ll take heed to their proposal.”
Derby will now meet Aston Villa at Wembley within the play-off remaining on Monday 27 Might.