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Pablo Hernandez praises Leeds United team-mate Samu Saiz

Samuel Saiz of Leeds United in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United at City Ground on August 26, 2017 in Nottingham, England.

Leeds United spent £3 million on the attacker this past summer.

Samuel Saiz of Leeds United scores the second goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United at City Ground on August 26, 2017 in...

Pablo Hernandez has praised Leeds United team-mate Samu Saiz for the way in which he has adapted to life in English football, speaking to LUTV.

The former Real Madrid youth joined Leeds in a £3 million deal from Huesca this summer.

It's big money but so far the 26-year-old is going the right way about justifying such a lofty transfer fee, scoring five goals in all competitions, including a League Cup hat-trick.

Samuel Saiz of Leeds United in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leeds United at City Ground on August 26, 2017 in Nottingham, England.

You can see he has a bit of class about him, and compatriot Hernandez, who joined the Whites from Swansea City last summer, is pleased with how he has done since arriving in West Yorkshire.

He told LUTV: "I've never played against him but I know he played for Real Madrid's young team. He's a good player.

"Sometimes it's difficult for Spanish players to come to England and adapt but he has started very good."

Pablo Hernandez of Leeds is tackled by Bradley Johnson of Derby during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Derby County at Elland Road on January 13, 2017 in Leeds,...

Thomas Christiansen's side remain unbeaten from five Championship games, sitting third in the table after winning three and drawing two so far.

Tomorrow, Saiz and his team-mates host Burton Albion at Elland Road.

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