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'They are a team that has consolidated in the league': Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa heaps praise on Wolves ahead of Monday night's showdown Leeds United will host Wolverhampton Wanderers at Elland Road on Monday Wolves have secured successive seventh-placed finishes in last two seasons Leeds have started the season well and sit eighth in the league after four games  New Leeds signing Raphinha could be in line to make his debut against Wolves

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Published: 11:44 BST, 18 October 2020 | Updated: 11:44 BST, 18 October 2020

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Marcelo Bielsa is full of admiration for Monday night's opponents Wolves following their two impressive seasons back in the Premier League.

Nuno Espirito Santo has guided Wolves to successive seventh-placed finishes in the top flight after they had dominated in the Sky Bet Championship in a similar manner to Leeds last season.

'This shows or talks very well about the job they have done in their two seasons,' Bielsa said.

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has been impressed with Wolves'  form over the last two seasons

Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has been impressed with Wolves'  form over the last two seasons

Bielsa's men welcome Wolves to Elland Road in an intriguing clash on Monday evening

Bielsa's men welcome Wolves to Elland Road in an intriguing clash on Monday evening

'More than them having some new players they are incorporating into their team, they are a team that has consolidated in the league.'

Wolves also reached the Europa League quarter-finals in August and have since added seven new players to their squad, including club-record £35.6million signing Fabio Silva and Portugal defender Nelson Semedo.

Bielsa said: 'They have a system ingrained within their players, (who play) with a powerful competitiveness.'

Leeds have made an impressive start to

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