Leeds United fans react on Twitter to Luke Ayling's performance

Leeds United's English defender Luke Ayling (L) vies with Leicester City's English midfielder Demarai Gray during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Leicester City...

Luke Ayling was heavily criticised after Leeds lost to Derby.

Leeds United's English defender Luke Ayling (L) vies with Leicester City's English midfielder Demarai Gray during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Leicester City...

Leeds United defender Luke Ayling has come in for flak on social media after the Whites slipped to a third successive home defeat.

Ayling allowed a cross to be delivered from his side of the pitch which led to Sam Winnall's equaliser for Derby County, before the Rams went on to score a winner minutes later.

Leeds had led the game comfortably through Pierre-Michel Lasogga's early strike, but could not find a second goal and were undone by poor defending.

Tammy Abraham (R) of Bristol City is challenged by Luke Ayling of Leeds United during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Leeds United at Ashton Gate on September 27,...

Ayling is one of several Leeds players whose performances have dipped in recent weeks and confidence among the players seems low.

He was recently rewarded with a new contract but this has not inspired an uplift in performances.

Now his poor defending is under the spotlight, with frustrated supporters picking out his slip in usually high standards over the last few weeks, with last night the latest instance.

Here is a look at how fans reacted to Ayling's performance against Derby...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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