Christopher Schindler compares Leeds United to 1860 Munich

Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and Christopher Schindler of Huddersfield Town during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at Emirates Stadium on November 29, 2017...

Huddersfield Town defender Christopher Schindler finds similarities between Leeds United and his former club 1860 Munich.

Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal and Christopher Schindler of Huddersfield Town during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at Emirates Stadium on November 29, 2017...

Huddersfield Town defender Christopher Schindler has compared Leeds United to his former club 1860 Munich, as quoted by The Daily Star.

Schindler, 27, joined Huddersfield from 1860 Munich in the summer of 2016 for a transfer fee reported by The Daily Star to be worth £1.8 million.

The Munich outfit are now in the Regionalliga Bayern, which is one of five Regionalligas in Germany and the fourth tier of the German football league system.

Christopher Schindler of Huddersfield Town is shown a red card by referee Roger East during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and West Bromwich Albion at John Smith's...

Die Lowen, though, have a rich history, having won the German league title back in 1966 and the European Cup Winners Cup in 1965.

Leeds are one of the biggest clubs in England, but the West Yorkshire outfit have not featured in the Premier League since 2004.

Now in the Championship, the Whites have won the league title in England as many as three times, the FA Cup once and finished runners-up in the European Cup in 1975.

Referee Lee Mason speaks to Christopher Schindler of Huddersfield Town uring the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and Manchester United at John Smith's Stadium on October 21,...

Schindler, who was a key figure in Huddersfield getting promoted from the Championship to the Premier League at the end of last season, has compared his former club 1860 Munich to Leeds.

The Daily Star quotes Schindler as saying: “My former club was quite comparable to Leeds, with a big past, a lot of expectations. Those expectations that weren’t met in real life, so there was a lot of frustration as well.”

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