Leeds United’s Spygate song came back to haunt them after their defeat to Derby County in the play-off semi-finals.
In January, Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa had admitted to sending someone to spy on Derby and were subsequently fined £200,000 by the EFL. Their supporters later started singing a new version of ‘Stop Crying Your Heart Out’, which contains the lyrics: ‘All of the spies, are hidden away. Just try not to worry, you’ll beat us some day, we beat you at home, we beat you away. Stop crying, Frank Lampard’.
But after Derby County reached the play-off final with a 4-3 aggregate win over Leeds, Rams fans and players created their own rendition of the Oasis song …
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