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Leeds fans troll Harry Kewell on Twitter

A general view of Elland Road during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Fulham at Elland Road on December 13, 2014 in Leeds, England.

Leeds United fans are ripping into Harry Kewell on Twitter following a nightmare debut for his new team.

3 Apr 1999:  Harry Kewell of Leeds United in action against Carlton Palmer of Nottingham Forest during the FA Carling Premiership match against Nottingham Forest played at Elland Road in...

With the international break calling a halt to Leeds United's excellent season so far, the Elland Road faithful had little to celebrate this weekend.

But many fans of the West Yorkshire club adopted Exeter City as their team for one day only, because of who was in the opposite dugout on Saturday.

Former Leeds winger Harry Kewell took the reins at Notts County on August 31, but endured a 5-1 demolition by City in his first game in charge.

The 39-year-old, who joined Galatasaray in 2008, is a fiercely unpopular figure among a lot of Whites supporters, and suffice to say that quite a few of them drew plenty of enjoyment from seeing him suffer such a horrific debut with the League Two club.

 

Here are some of the PG messages that Kewell has been receiving in his 'mentions' tab as of late.

To add insult to injury, Kewell was also sent to the stands for sarcastically saying 'well done' to the referee over a contentious decision.

Leeds, who sit top of the Championship after six matches, will look to maintain their early-season brilliance under Marcelo Bielsa by beating Millwall in London next Saturday.

Harry Kewell, manager of Crawley Town looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Crawley Town and Brighton & Hove Albion at Broadfield Stadium on July 22, 2017 in Crawley, West...

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