Massimo Cellino says Leeds "has no manager"

Massimo Cellino says Leeds "has no manager" in his first television interview with Calendar

Live updates

Cellino - " drastic cuts must be made" at loss-making Leeds

Here is the second part of our exclusive interview with Leeds United's controversial new owner Massimo Cellino.

The Italian businessman who completed his 75% takeover from previous owners GFH Capital last month, says the club lost 16 million pounds last year and he's having to make drastic cuts as a consequence.

Last week the Italian businessman temporarily closed the clubs training facility at Thorp Arch and last night began laying off staff, some of whom haven't been paid this month due to a winding up petition served against the club. Chris Dawkes reports.


Massimo Cellino talks McDermott, aeroplanes and plans for next season in first TV interview

He is one of the most colourful and controversial characters working in football today - and true to form, Massimo Cellino gave some explosive insights into the workings of Elland Road in an exclusive interview with Calendar.

The Italian multi-millionaire, who completed his 75 per cent purchase of Leeds United last month, told us that the club currently has no manager.

Back to top

Latest ITV News reports