Brenden Aaronson has mentioned he’s claiming Leeds’ successful objective of their 2-1 opening day victory over Wolves within the Premier League.
Leeds’ winner has been formally recorded as a Rayan Ait-Nouri personal objective, with each Aaronson and the Wolves defender sliding in to steer Patrick Bamford’s pushed cross into the empty web.
Nonetheless, the summer season signing from Crimson Bull Salzburg claimed he received a contact on the ball and insists he is taking credit score for the all-important objective.
“I touched it! I used to be in there and it hit off my shin someplace so I’m taking credit score for it,” Aaronson mentioned post-match.
“We’ve been engaged on the again submit run in coaching. You at all times must be there. If I’m not there then the man can clear it so making these runs helps.”
The 21-year-old added that it was the proper begin to his Elland Street profession as he opened up on the standard of the Premier League.
“It’s a giant end result. To start out the season with three factors is at all times nice,” he mentioned.
“To win at dwelling at Elland Street for the primary time, it’s a beautiful expertise for me and the staff.
“You’ll be able to inform how excessive the extent is [in the Premier League]. Everyone seems to be so technical. Wolves had been powerful, they moved the ball tremendous effectively and received it out to the opposite facet which hurts us as a result of we wish to compress and maintain it on one facet in order that was powerful.
“We fought by way of it and received the win and I believed we had been good on the counter-attack.”