In a new series that will focus of fans, friends of the club and players, we ask 10 questions to some of the most Leeds people you’ll ever meet.
Our latest interview is with none other than Mr Andy Hughes! Synonymous with Leeds’ League some days and the promotion season. Making 119 appearances for the Whites and becoming a cult hero in the process.
Firstly, who or what got you interested in football?
Did you have a favourite Leeds player or any other team who you modelled your game on?
Maradona 86 World Cup amazing and Paul lake Man City
Proudest ever moment during your time at Leeds as a player and proudest as a time as a coach elsewhere?
signing for Leeds -15 captaining then to 0 points and the whole journey
A player you thought “not him again” when it came to play him or did you kick pieces of them whatever?
No player just never won at Preston away!
One player or manager, above them all who you hung on their every word?
all my managers top
Chris powell and David Wagner who I coached for, all top top class in different ways
Best player you’ve played against or witnessed from the bench as a coach?
A player who joined Leeds during your time and you thought this is the one that take the team to another level?
Beckford or Becchio. Who did you rate, not for the goals they scored but how they played the game and helped the team?
both top players and complemented each other
Man Utd or Bristol Rovers were amazing games do you have a favourite out of both games or another game that you watch on a regular basis?
Bristol rovers and first game tranmere away
Grayson’s team of 2009/10 or Bielsa’s team 2018 onwards?
that’s for the fans to decide different era’s
Ketchup or Brown sauce?
brown all day!
We’d like to thank Andy for answering our questions and wish him the best of luck during his coaching career and will hopefully see him at LS11 in the near future!
By Keith Ingham