Leeds 4-3 Fulham: Helder Costa scores brace as Marcelo Bielsa's side secure hard-fought victory
- Leeds won 4-3 at home to Fulham in an enthralling encounter at Elland Road
- Helder Costa put Leeds ahead after five minutes with an emphatic finish
- Fulham equalised when Aleksandar Mitrovic scored from the penalty spot
- Leeds restored their lead when Mateusz Klich scored with spot kick of his own
- Patrick Bamford scored Leeds' third goal of the game in the 50th minute
- Bamford then turned provider for Costa, who got his second and Leeds' fourth
- Substitute Bobby Decordova-Reid reduced the deficit in the 62nd minute
- Mitrovic scored again for Fulham with header following Kenny Tete's cross
By Sam Blitz For Mailonline
Published: 14:17 BST, 19 September 2020 | Updated: 17:17 BST, 19 September 2020
Helder Costa scored a brace as Leeds got their first Premier League win since their return with a 4-3 success at home to Fulham.
Costa put Leeds ahead with Fulham levelling through a penalty from Aleksandar Mitrovic.
Mateusz Klich's penalty restored Leeds' advantage, with Patrick Bamford and Costa then scoring.
Fulham sought to fight back, with Bobby Decordova-Reid and Mitrovic scoring, but Leeds held on to take all three points.
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Leeds secured a 4-3 victory against Fulham in a hugely eventful encounter at Elland Road
Helder Costa celebrates after his second and Leeds' fourth goal of the game versus Fulham
Patrick Bamford celebrates his goal as Leeds managed to get the better of Fulham
Mateusz Klich found the net with a penalty in the 41st minute of the game at Elland Road
Klich was composed as he scored from the penalty spot to restore Leeds' advantage v Fulham
Aleksandar Mitrovic celebrates for Fulham while Leeds goalkeeper Illan Meslier is dejected
The penalty was awarded to Fulham after a challenge from Robin Koch on Joe Bryan
Costa had put Leeds in the ascendancy against Fulham when he scored after just five minutes
Substitute Bobby Decordova-Reid scored as Fulham attempted to stage a comeback
Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa managed to oversee a victory against Scott Parker's Fulham
Recap how the action unfolded below.