Report shares what Marcelo Bielsa has recently told Leeds United

Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa looks on prior to the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille and Stade Malherbe de Caen on August 8, 2015 at the...

Leeds United are said to be considering appointing Marcelo Bielsa as their next manager.

Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa looks on prior to the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille and Stade Malherbe de Caen on August 8, 2015 at the...

According to a report in the Yorkshire Evening Post, Marcelo Bielsa has already told Leeds United that he wants the players back early for training, if he does take the job.

Leeds have been locked in negotiations with Bielsa for weeks now, and are intent on landing the Argentine.

However, the discussions have been prolonged, with Bielsa taking his time before accepting any job at Leeds.

Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa gestures during the French L1 football match between Lens (RCL) and Marseille on March 22, 2014 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis,...

If the 62-year-old is to take charge at Elland Road, he has reportedly told Leeds that he want the players in early for pre-season.

Bielsa has a very unique style, and the former Marseille man wants to give Leeds’ squad the most amount of time possible to get used to his demands.

LOSC Lille coach Marcelo Bielsa looks on before the pre-season friendly match between Atalanta BC and LOSC Lille at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia on July 26, 2017 in Bergamo, Italy.

Bielsa also reportedly wants to completely transform Leeds’ training schedule if he does take charge.

The attacking coach plays with a high-pressing style, which will demand Leeds’ players to have supreme fitness levels.

The links with Bielsa have caused great excitement around Elland Road, and Leeds fans will be hoping that they can land their first choice managerial target in the near future.

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