Youngsters sign Leeds United contracts

Leeds United

Goalkeeper Alex Cairns and defender Monty Gimpel have signed one-year contracts with Leeds United.

Cairns, 18, has progressed through the youth system at Elland Road, while Gimpel, also 18, joins the Championship side from non-league Tooting.

Manager Simon Grayson told the club website:external-link "We have seen Alex develop, while Monty has trained with us and we like what we've seen.

"It's an opportunity for both players to develop and progress."