Leeds United fans react to Jamie Shackleton performance

Jamie Shackleton of Leeds United celebrates during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Leeds United at Villa Park on December 23, 2018 in Birmingham, England.

Leeds United youngster Jamie Shackleton impressed despite play-off exit.

Fikayo Tomori of Derby County challenges Jamie Shackleton of Leeds United during the Sky Bet Championship Play-off semi final first leg match between Derby County and Leeds United at Pride...

Leeds United youngster Jamie Shackleton was one of the few Whites players to emerge with credit from the club's play-off defeat.

Leeds collapsed against Derby, blowing a 2-0 aggregate lead to lose 4-3.

Shackleton was making his first Leeds start since January, and did himself justice.


He was one of the only bright spots, playing well when more senior players failed.


At just 19-years-old, Shackleton has proved he has an exciting future, displaying his versatility once again to fill in for Adam Forshaw.

Luke Freeman of QPR, Jamie Shackleton of Leeds (46) and Aapo Halme of Leeds (52) during the FA Cup Third Round match between Queens Park Rangers and Leeds United at Loftus Road on January...

If there is one criticism of manager Marcelo Bielsa, it's been that he's been too reluctant to give Shackleton a bigger role in recent matches.

The experience of a play-off loss will be character building for the teenager, and he will be better for it next season.

Here is a look at how fans reacted to his performance...

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