“We are the champions, the European champions,” said Leeds United singing and Luton Town boss Nathan Jones is on board.
White supporters can regularly be heard singing the song at home and away due to the way they lost their 1975 European Cup final against Bayern Munich.
The performance of referee Michel Kitabdjian is widely regarded as shameful by the United faithful after having, in their eyes, alone deprived the trophy of the Don Revie team.
Forty-five years later, Jones appeared to be an unlikely supporter of this European claim at Elland Road.
In drawing predictable lines from Marcelo Bielsa’s side as the best in the league, Jones also said that the visit of the European champions was the big vision when he joined Luton for the first time in 2016.
the Hats are in second position in the championship, but in a sparkling form. Beaten once in their last eight games, they head for West Yorkshire after beating Swansea City.
“Will have to [repeat the effort at Swansea], but it’s much better when you won to go to Elland Road, ”he said. Luton official website.
“You go to Elland Road after two negative results and suddenly fatigue sets in, suddenly the ball is a little less round, suddenly Leeds gets stronger.
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“It is not the case now. We are in a good position, in good shape. Leeds is the toughest place to go in the championship.
“I don’t know how they played out today, I don’t know where they are or what people think, but for me they are the most difficult team to face.
“It’s going to be a great test, but what a wonderful test. When I got here, 18th in Ligue two, we said we would be on the championship side.
“It was to face the European champion Leeds United and it’s great for us.”