Development run out for Diouf

El Hadji Diouf proved his fitness by playing 90 minutes for Leeds' development squad at Barnsley.

Last Updated: 19/08/13 at 17:55 Post Comment

El Hadji Diouf: Leeds United striker getting back to fitness

El Hadji Diouf: Leeds United striker getting back to fitness

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The Senegalese winger has been sidelined by a shin problem and only made his first appearance of the season as a late substitute in the 1-1 draw with Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.

But Diouf got a full match under his belt against the Tykes to put himself firmly in the frame for next weekend's trip to Ipswich.

However, the run-out did not go entirely to plan as Leeds were beaten 3-0 at Oakwell with Jason Scotland scoring twice for the hosts.

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