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Leeds United fans react on Twitter to Luke Ayling's arrival

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Leeds United have signed a new defender this week.

Leeds United added yet another player to their ranks this week in the form of 24-year-old defender Luke Ayling.

The right-back signed a three-year contract after completing the switch from Bristol City and he will predominantly challenge Gaetano Berardi and Lewie Coyle for a starting spot.

That said, Ayling can also play at centre-back and it would be no surprise to see him feature there at various points throughout the new season.

Leeds United's Mustapha Carayol in action with Bristol City's Luke Ayling

Ayling came through the ranks at Arsenal, meaning he will know fellow Gunners youth product and new Leeds player Kyle Bartley well.

He never featured for the Arsenal first-team but he has 184 appearances for Yeovil Town under his belt as well as 95 games for Bristol City.

Luke Ayling of Bristol City (R) in action with Nathan Byrne of Wolverhampton Wanderers

Ayling joins Bartley, Marcus Antonsson, Kemar Roofe, Matt Grimes, Hadi Sacko and Rob Green at Elland Road this summer.

Following the news of his arrival we took to Twitter to see what Leeds fans thought and you can read a selection of what we found below:

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