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McAllister slams defending

McAllister slams defending
McAllister slams defending.

Gary McAllister was left to rue some charitable defending after Leeds crashed out of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

McAllister, who made eight changes to his starting line-up, saw his side beaten 4-2 at Rotherham, who have already beaten Sheffield Wednesday, Wolves and Southampton in the Carling Cup this season.

The Leeds manager said: "We couldn't keep the ball out of the net."

He added: "When the ball comes into the box we have got to defend it. I thought until they scored the first goal we were in control and then we didn't defend the long throw.

"I've not seen the stats, but I think Rotherham had four attempts and scored four. We have only had two clean sheets this season.

"It's not a major concern, but it is something we have got to try and better."

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