Michelle Keegan voices support for Cellino Out campaign at Leeds United

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The Time To Go Massimo campaign at Leeds United has a surprise supporter.

Leeds United fans made a big impression with their protest last Monday night, calling on owner Massimo Cellino to sell the club.

Images were beamed onto stadium Elland Road ahead of a televised match with Middlesbrough from a projector, which made national headlines.

Now the Cellino out campaign has been given a little bit of extra and unexpected publicity, thanks to actress Michelle Keegan.

The former Coronation Street actress was voted the World's Sexiest Woman by FHM in 2015, and has 3.49 million followers on Twitter.

At the weekend she sent a message via her account, promoting the hashtag calling on Cellino to leave Leeds.

She did not elaborate any further, but the message remains on her account, suggesting she was not hacked and it was genuine.

Any publicity for Leeds fans who want Cellino gone, is good publicity, and with the team exiting the FA Cup this weekend and sitting in 16th in the Championship, the next few months are likely to see protests continue at Elland Road with the battle to persuade the owner to leave only just getting started.

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