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Leeds maintain Premier League push with big win in Yorkshire derby

Promotion rivals Sheffield Wednesday were left to rue a missed Jordan Rhodes penalty.

Image: Dave Howarth

CHRIS WOOD’S 23RD goal of the season earned Leeds a 1-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday at Elland Road in the Championship today.

The hosts had to fight hard for the victory, with Rob Green expertly saving Jordan Rhodes’ second-half penalty.

The result means Leeds go three points clear of Wednesday, and are now fourth in the table, seven points off an automatic promotion spot.

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