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David Preece sends series of tweets criticising Leeds United goalkeeper Robert Green

General view inside the stadium before the game - Elland Road

Leeds United lost against Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship on Friday evening.

Former Aberdeen goalkeeper David Preece has criticised Leeds United summer signing Robert Green on social networking site Twitter.

Preece, who is 40 years of age, was not impressed with the performance of Green for Leeds against Brighton & Hove Albion away from home in the Championship on Friday evening.

The 36-year-old goalkeeper, who joined the Whites in the summer transfer window after leaving Queens Park Rangers at the end of the 2015-16 campaign, started the match at the American Express Community Stadium and played for the entire 90 minutes.

Leeds lost the match 2-0, thanks to two penalties, the first of which saw Kalvin Phillips sent off.

Preece has criticised Green’s involvement in the opening spot kick and has also slammed his overall performance in the match.

Leeds' Robert Green applauds fans

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the American Express Community Stadium on Friday evening, hosts Brighton had 60% of the possession, took 18 shots of which seven were on target, and earned seven corners, according to BBC Sport.

Visitors Leeds had 40% of the possession, took two shots of which none was on target, and earned only one corner, according to BBC Sport.

Leeds United's Robert Green celebrates their first goal

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