The 26-year-old striker scored in the third minute and had a good game overall, as Marcelo Bielsa’s side maintained their good run of form.
Whelan was pleased with the display produced by the former Nottingham Forest and Chelsea striker, and believes that he is back in form.
Whelan said about Bamford on BBC Radio Leeds: “He looks fit, he looks confident, he looks aggressive, I love that about him. He has got that swagger back. He is scoring goals.”
Bamford is playing well at the moment and is leading the line well for Leeds.
According to WhoScored, the former England Under-21 international striker has scored seven goals and provided two assists in 19 Championship appearances for the West Yorkshire outfit so far this season.
During the 2018-19 campaign, the 26-year-old made 16 starts and seven substitute appearances in the league for Leeds, scoring nine goals and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.
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