Eddie Gray has a warning for Leeds United

A general view of Elland Road Stadium prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Brighton & Hove Albion at Elland Road on October 17, 2015 in Leeds, England.

Leeds United have made a strong start to the Championship.

A general view of Elland Road prior to The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Leeds United and Rotherham United at Elland Road on January 9, 2016 in Leeds, England.

Eddie Gray has told LUTV that Leeds United should not get carried away.

Leeds have made a stunning start to the 2017-18 Championship campaign and are one of the favourites to get promoted to the Premier League at the end of the season.

The Whites are at the top of the league table at the moment with 17 points from seven matches, a point clear of second-placed Cardiff City.

Leeds Manager Eddie Gray looks dejected during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Arsenal and Leeds United at Highbury on April 16, 2004 in London.

The West Yorkshire outfit have conceded just twice and have scored as many as 14 goals in the league so far this season.

The Elland Road faithful are very optimistic at the moment, and many will expect the team to finish in the top two of the Championship this sason.

Leeds legend Gray, 69, has urged caution, and believes that everyone should keep their feet on their ground.

Eddie Gray Leeds Caretaker Manager looks on during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Leeds United and Chelsea at Elland Road on December 6, 2003 in Leeds, England.

“It’s early stages, everybody is delighted that the team are at the top of the league with a great start, there is a long, long way to go, so everybody just have to keep their feet on the ground and get on with it,” Gray told LUTV.

“I think it’s important you get a good start, as I said, don’t get carried away with it,"added Gray. "We have got a lot of tough games to come."

Leeds have a very good squad and have some wonderful, and it is not a fluke that they have made such a great start to the season.

The season is still in its early phase and there will be a difficult period for the Whites in the coming months, but for now the fans should be optimistic about at least a playoff spot.

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