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Hugo Diaz sends message on Twitter after Leeds United U23 win

General View of the John Charles stand at Elland Road prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road on December 26, 2018 in Leeds,...

The Leeds United Under-23 side won against their Southampton counterparts on Monday.

General views of the stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United v Aston Villa at Elland Road on December 3, 2016 in Leeds, England.

Leeds United central defender Hugo Diaz has taken to Twitter to express his delight at scoring for the Under-23 side against their Southampton counterparts on Monday evening.

Diaz scored for the Leeds Under-23 team in the 75th minute in their 3-2 victory over the Southampton Under 23 side.

 

The 21-year-old central defender had an overall good game, and the Spaniard has taken to Twitter to express his delight at the final result and has also praised the Leeds fans for their support.

Some Leeds fans have responded positively to the message from Diaz, and below are some of the best comments:

Big future at Leeds United

Diaz has been on the books of Leeds since the summer of 2017 and has made just one appearance in the Championship so far in his career.

Hugo Diaz Rodriguez of Leeds United FC (C) fights for ball during their match with the Myanmar National League All Star football team at Thuwana football staduim in Yangon on May 9, 2018. -...

The 21-year-old is still progressing and developing as a footballer, and it is only a matter of time before the centre-back gets to feature in head coach Marcelo Bielsa’s team.

Leeds are at the top of the Championship table at the moment with 54 points from 28 matches, a point clear of second-placed Norwich City.

General View of the John Charles stand at Elland Road prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road on December 26, 2018 in Leeds,...

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