Steve Evans explains Massimo Cellino’s reaction to win against Cardiff

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Leeds United defeated Cardiff City 1-0 at Elland Road in the Championship on Tuesday evening.

Leeds United head coach Steve Evans revealed on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show on talkSPORT on Wednesday morning how club chairman Massimo Cellino reacted to the team’s win on Tuesday evening.

The Whites returned to winning ways in the Championship with a narrow 1-0 triumph over Cardiff City at home.

Alex Mowatt’s stunning effort in the 63rd minute proved to be the difference between the two teams at Elland Road.

Leeds coach Evans has revealed that Cellino was overjoyed to see the West Yorkshire outfit register their first home win of the season.

"I spoke to him shortly after the match last night, and he was absolutely electric," said Evans on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show on talkSPORT on Wednesday morning. "He was on a high and absolutely excited."

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Elland Road, Leeds had 40% of the possession, took 10 shots of which just two were on target, and earned three corners.

Visiting Cardiff had 60% of the possession, took six shots of which two were on target, and earned four corners.

Leeds are 17th in the Championship table at the moment with 16 points from 15 matches, six points above the relegation zone.

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