Biesla to thank for my Anderlecht move, ex-Leeds striker Roofe tells talkSPORT

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Getty 👏 Thank you for everything @roofe pic.twitter.com/nnrAeOgzJw— Leeds United (@LUFC) August 6, 2019Roofe’s departure is a big blow for the Whites after his brilliant season in the Championship, ending the campaign as the club’s top scorer with 15 goals, despite missing a number of games through injury. TOP WORK 2 getty Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing targets Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Roofe says he couldn’t turn down the chance to join Kompany at ‘huge and historic club’ Anderlecht Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father West Ham vs Manchester City (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORTLeeds vs Nottingham Forest (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORT 2Crystal Palace vs Everton (Saturday, 3pm) – talkSPORT 2Tottenham vs Aston Villa (Saturday, 5:30pm) – talkSPORT Kemar Roofe ended last season with 15 goals and two assists for Leeds Kemar Roofe has told talkSPORT he will always be indebted to Leeds United manager Marcelo Biesla for helping make his move to Anderlecht a reality.The English striker’s Elland Road exit was confirmed on Tuesday, with the 26-year-old signing for the Belgian club in a deal believed to be worth around £6.4million (€7m). 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