Report: Eunan O'Kane expected to leave Leeds United this summer

LOSC Lille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa reacts during a press conference at the 'Domaine de Luchin' on August 5, 2017 in Camphin-en-Pevele, northern France on the eve of the...

Leeds United are reportedly set to sell Eunan O'Kane this summer, after the midfielder endured a difficult season at Elland Road.

Eunan O'Kane of Leeds United leaves the field after being sent off during the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Leeds United at Portman Road on January 13, 2018 in...

According to the Yorkshire Evening Post, Eunan O’Kane is expected to leave Leeds United this summer.

O’Kane’s performances at Leeds last term made him a much vilified figure at Elland Road last season, yet he stayed in their starting line-up.

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Both Thomas Christiansen and Paul Heckingbottom continuously picked O’Kane, much to the annoyance of a large section of Leeds fans.

Tom Lawrence of Derby County battles for the ball with Eunan O'Kane of Leeds United during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Derby County at Elland Road on October 31,...

However, it seems that Marcelo Bielsa has decided that O’Kane is not going to be part of his squad at Leeds.

The YEP claim that O’Kane is set to depart Leeds this summer, as Bielsa restructures his squad.

Eunan O'Kane of Leeds United and Elliott Bennett of Blackburn Rovers in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Blackburn Rovers and Leeds United at Ewood Park on February 1,...

The decision is sure to win Bielsa instant favour from the majority of Whites fans, who have been keen to see O’Kane dropped.

Bielsa already has the trust of Leeds fans, with great excitement surrounding his appointment, and if O’Kane does depart this summer then the Argentinian boss is only likely to become more popular.

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