SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

SEASON STATISTICS: 1920-21

DIVISION TWO

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1920: DIVISION TWO

PORT VALE 2 (Page, 57', Blood, 75')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Port Vale line-up: Bourne, Lyons, Pursell.R, McGarry, Perry, Halford, Price, Page, Blood, Fitchford.W, Wootton

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Tillotson, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Goldthorpe, Thompson, Lyon, Best

Referee: Rothwell. S

WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Armitage)

SOUTH SHIELDS 2 (Woods, 7', ??')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Tillotson, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Armitage, Lyon, Best

South Shields line-up: Walker, Cresswell, Maitland, Dryer, Hopkins, Hampson, Bainbridge, Woods, Lillycrop, Hawes, Richardson

Referee: unknown

Len Armitage, scorer of Leeds United's first ever league goal

SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Best, 24', Ellson, 53', 70')

PORT VALE 1 (Blood, 35')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Armitage, Lyon, Best

Port Vale line-up: Bourne, Lyon, Pursell.R, Poole, Berry, Halford, Price, Brough, Blood, Page, Wootton

Referee: Rothwell. S

WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

SOUTH SHIELDS 3 (Bainbridge, 20', Hawes, 55', ??')

LEEDS UNITED 0

South Shields line-up: unknown

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Hill, Ellson, Goldthorpe, Lyon, Best

Referee: unknown

SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Pynegar, 65')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ellson, 18')

Leicester City line-up: Brown, Barrett, Black, Harrold, Thomson, Currie, Tompkin, Trotter, Douglas, Paterson, Pynegar

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Hill, Ellson, Goldthorpe, Lyon, Best

Referee: Child. H

SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1920: FA CUP EXTRA PRELIMINARY ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Armitage, 20', 44', O'Doherty, ??', ??', ??')

BOOTHTOWN 2 (Longbottom pen, Woolgan)

Leeds United line-up: Jacklin, Coope, McGee, Stuart, Hart, Cooper, Waterhouse, O'Doherty, Armitage, Butler, Thompson

Boothtown line-up: unknown

Referee: unknown

SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Ellson, 38', Goldthorpe, 40', 47')

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Spittle, 43')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Goldthorpe, Lyon, Best

Missed penalty: Goldthorpe, 47' (saved by Brown although Goldthorpe scored from the rebound)

Leicester City line-up: Brown, Barrett, Currie, Harrold, Thomson, King, Tompkin, Trotter, Douglas, Pynegar, Spittle

Referee: Child. H

SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

BLACKPOOL 1 (Heathcote)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Blackpool line-up: Richardson, Tulloch, Fairhurst, Burke, Keenan, Rookes, Charles, Heathcote, Benton, Barrass, Donachie

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Goldthorpe, Lyon, Best

Referee: Fletcher. L

SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1920: FA CUP 1st QUALIFYING ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 7 (Butler 3, Thompson, Hart, O'Doherty, Waterhouse)

LEEDS STEELWORKS 0

Note: Leeds Steelworks ceded home advantage

Leeds United line-up: Jacklin, Coope, Smelt, Stuart, Hart, Cooper, Waterhouse, O'Doherty, Thompson, Butler, Hill

Leeds Steelworks line-up: unknown

Referee: unknown

Note: Leeds United withdrew from the competition

SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Walton, 33', Mason, 85')

BLACKPOOL 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Goldthorpe, Lyon, Best

Note: Goldthorpe left the field injured just before full time

Blackpool line-up: Richardson, Tulloch, Fairhurst, Burke, Keenan, Rookes, Charles, Heathcote, Benton, Barrass, Donachie

Referee: Fletcher. L

SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 2 (McIntyre, 30', 60')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Sheffield Wednesday line-up: Davison, Bellas, Blair, Eggo, Wilson, Sykes, Shelton, Binney, McIntyre, Price, Lofthouse

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Armitage, Lyon, Best

Referee: Cahill. J

SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Thompson, 10', Ellson, 50')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Brock

Sheffield Wednesday line-up: Birch, Bellas, Blair, Eggo, Wilson, Sykes, Shelton, Binney, McIntyre, Price, Lofthouse

Referee: Cahill. J

SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

HULL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Thompson, 55')

Hull City line-up: Mercer. W, Brandon, Barrass, Collier, Gilhooley, Bleakley, Crawford, McKinney, Wilson, Needham, Hughes

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Ellson, Armitage, Thompson, Lyon, Best

Referee: Furness. W

SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ellson)

HULL CITY 1 (McKinney, 3')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Armitage, Lyon, Best

Hull City line-up: Mercer, Brandon, Lodge, Collier, Gilhooley, Bleakley, McKinney, Charlesworth, Wilson, Sergeant, Hughes

Referee: Furness. W

SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

STOKE CITY 4 (Watkin, 5', ??', ??', Brown, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Stoke City line-up: Kay, Maddock, Milne, Brittleton, Clarke, Smith, Crossthwaite, Brown, McColl, Watkin, Tempest

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Armitage, Lyon, Boardman

Referee: Kirk. H

SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

STOKE CITY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Boardman

Stoke City line-up: Kay, Maddock, Milne, Brittleton, Clarke, Smith, Crossthwaite, Brown, McColl, Watkin, Tempest

Referee: Kirk. H

SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Millard)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lyon, 20')

Coventry City line-up: Mitchell, Binks, Lawrence, Dalton, Millard, Fenwick, Robinson, Dougall, Nash, Morgan, Mercer

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Hill

Referee: Sharpe. J

WEDNESDAY 1st DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Thompson, 47', ??' Ellson, 62', Mason, ??')

COVENTRY CITY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Sharpe

Coventry City line-up: Mitchell, Binks, Lawrence, Dalton, Millard, Fenwick, Robinson, Dougall, Morgan, Nash, Leitch

Note: Binks left the field injured in the second half and Coventry City played on with ten men

Referee: Sharpe. J

SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Dinsdale, 30')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lyon, 80', Mason, 89')

Notts County line-up: Iremonger, Ashurst, Marriott, Flint, Dinsdale, Pembleton, Dolphin, Hill, Stevens, Richards, Henshall

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Hill

Referee: Pinkston. E

SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Thompson, 22', ??', ??')

NOTTS COUNTY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Hill

Notts County line-up: Iremonger, Ashurst, Gibson, Woodlands, Dinsdale, Pembleton, Dolphin, Kemp, Flint, Richards, Henshall

Referee: Pinkston. E

SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

BIRMINGHAM CITY 1 (McClure, 65')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Birmingham City line-up: Tremmelling, Womack, Jones, Roulson, McClure, Barton, Gibson, Crosbie, Hampton, Elkes, Whitehouse

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Hill

Referee: Cooper. H

SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

FULHAM 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Fulham line-up: Reynolds, Worrall, Chaplin, Bagge, Torrance, Edelston, Gavigan, Shea, Morris, Hall, Penn

Referee: Rylance. H

MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1920: DIVISION TWO

FULHAM 1 (Hall, 22')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Fulham line-up: Reynolds, Worrall, Chaplin, Bagge, Torrance, Edelston, Gavigan, White, Morris, Hall, Penn

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Hill

Referee: Rylance. H

SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Baker pen, 81')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Birmingham City line-up: Tremmelling, Womack, Jones, Roulson, McClure, Barton, Burkinshaw, Crosbie, Bradford, Hampton, Whitehouse

Referee: Pellowe. A

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ellson, 20')

ROTHERHAM COUNTY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Rotherham County line-up: Branston, Millership, Bentley, Simmonite, Hargreaves, Chambers, Lounds, Wallace, Pape, Glennon, Clarkson

Referee: unknown

SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 3 (Brooks, 27', Burrill, 46', Richards, 90')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Wolverhampton Wanderers line-up: Peers, Baugh, Marshall, Gregory, Hodnett, Riley, Lea, Burrill, Edmunds, Richards, Brooks

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Note: Down left the field injured during the first half with Baker taking over in goal before Down returned

Referee: Andrews. H

SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Thompson, 5', 77', Lyon, 49')

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Wolverhampton Wanderers line-up: Peers, Baugh, Marshall, Gregory, Hodnett, Riley, Lea, Burrill, Edmunds, Potts, Richards

Referee: Andrews. H

SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Thompson, 30')

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Puddefoot, 20', Carter, 44')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Brock, Ellson, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

West Ham United line-up: Hufton, Cope, Burton, Allen, Kay, Tresarden, Carter, Bishop, Puddefoot, James, Young

Referee: Cheetham. F

SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

WEST HAM UNITED 3 (Puddefoot pen 16', 47', ??')

LEEDS UNITED 0

West Ham United line-up: Hufton, Cope, Burton, Allen, Kay, Tresarden, Carter, Bishop, Puddefoot, James, Young

Missed penalty: Puddefoot, 88'

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Brock, Boardman, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Referee: Cheetham. F

SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

STOCKPORT COUNTY 3 (Gault, 24', Heath pen 57', Rosbotham, 85')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Thompson, 7')

Stockport County line-up: Hardy, Robson, Layton, Walmsley, Heath, Anderson, Walsh, Rosbotham, Gault, Waterall, Griffiths

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Smelt, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Brock, Boardman, Thompson, Lyon, Wood

Referee: Fowler. J

SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

STOCKPORT COUNTY 2 (Griffiths, 17', Heath, 62')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Baker, Hart, Stuart, Mason, Ellson, Thompson, Butler, Wood

Stockport County line-up: Hardy, Robson, Layton, Walmsley, Heath, Anderson, Walsh, Rosbotham, Cragg, Waterall, Griffiths

Missed penalty: Heath (saved by Down but Heath scored from the rebound, 62')

Referee: Fowler. J

SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1921: DIVISION TWO

CLAPTON ORIENT 1 (Bradley)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Clapton Orient line-up Hugall, Tonner. S, Osmond, Dixon, Townrow, Nicholson, Smith, Bradley, Cockle, Parker, Williams

Leeds United line-up Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Mason, Musgrove, Thompson, Ellson, Wood

Referee: Forshaw. J

SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Musgrove, Baker pen)

CLAPTON ORIENT 1 (Williams)

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Mason, Musgrove, Thompson, Ellson, Wood

Clapton Orient line-up: Hugall, Tonner. S, Osmond, Dixon, Townrow, Nicholson, Smith, Gillatt, Cockle, Denton, Williams

Referee: Forshaw. J

SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

BURY 1 (Bullock, 75')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Howarth, 60')

Bury line-up: Cornthwaite, Adamson, Allan, Heap. R, Peake, McCrae, Heap. F, Murphy, Bullock, Trotter, Aitken

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Thompson, Musgrove, Howarth, Ellson, Wood

Referee: Kirby. A

SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Musgrove, 10')

BURY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Thompson, Musgrove, Howarth, Ellson, Wood

Bury line-up: unknown

Referee: Kirby. A

SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

BRISTOL CITY 1 (Fairclough, 15')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Mason, Brock, Howarth, Ellson, Wood

Bristol City line-up: Vallis, Southway, Jones. E, Neesam, Wren, Brown, Thompson, Wilcox, Fairclough, Pocock, Harris

Referee: Bryan. T

MONDAY 28th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

CARDIFF CITY 1 (Pagnam)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Cardiff City line-up: Davies, Blair, Page, Keenan, Smith, Hardy, Evans. S, Evans. H, Pagnam, Nash, Clarke

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Lamph, Baker, Walton, Mason, Brock, Howarth, Ellson, Wood

Referee: unknown

TUESDAY 29th MARCH 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Howarth 32' pen)

CARDIFF CITY 2 (Pagnam, 30', Keenan, 65')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Powell, Howarth, Lyon, Wood

Cardiff City line-up: Davies, Blair, Page, Keenan, Smith, Hardy, Beare, Evans. H, Pagnam, Nash, Clarke

Missed penalty: Keenan (saved by Down although Keenan scored from the rebound, 65')

Referee: Moody. G

SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1921: DIVISION TWO

BRISTOL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Bristol City line-up: Vallis, Southway, Jones. E, Neesam, Wren, Brown, Thompson, Wilcox, Fairclough, Pocock, Harris

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Baker, Musgrove, Hart, Walton, Mason, Powell, Howarth, Lyon, Wood

Referee: unknown

SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

BARNSLEY 0

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Howarth, Lyon, Wood

Barnsley line-up: Cooper, Gittins, Tindall, Halliwell, Fell, Low, Donkin, Fletcher, Spoors, Wainscoat, Newton

Referee: Alderson. J

SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1921: DIVISION TWO

BARNSLEY 1 (Wainscoat, 1')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Howarth, 40')

Barnsley line-up: Cooper, Gittins, Tindall, Halliwell, Fell, Low, Donkin, Fletcher, Spoors, Wainscoat, Newton

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Frew, Musgrove, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Howarth, Lyon, Wood

Referee: Alderson. J

SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1921: DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Howarth, 85')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Armstrong, 12')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Rodgerson, Hart, Baker, Walton, Mason, Ellson, Howarth, Lyon, Wood

Nottingham Forest line-up: Bennett, Bulling, Jones. H, Belton, Parker, Armstrong, Harrold, Higgins, Elliott, Lythgoe, Dennis

Referee: Asson. D

SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1921: DIVISION TWO

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Elliott, 26')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Nottingham Forest line-up: Bennett, Bulling, Jones. H, Belton, Parker, Armstrong, Harrold, Spaven, Elliott, Bell, Dennis

Leeds United line-up: Down, Frew, Rodgerson, Baker, Hart, Walton, Mason, Duffield, Howarth, Ellson, Wood

Referee: Asson. D

SATURDAY 7th MAY 1921: DIVISION TWO

ROTHERHAM COUNTY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Howarth, 34' pen, 50')

Rotherham County line-up: Branston, Millership, Wheatley, Chambers, Hargreaves, Bailey, Lounds, Wallace, Pape, Cawley, Clarkson

Missed penalty: Millership (saved by Down, 90')

Leeds United line-up: Down, Duffield, Rodgerson, Baker, Hart, Walton, Mason, Armitage, Howarth, Powell, Wood

Referee: Rothwell. J

DIVISION TWO P W D L F A PTS
Birmingham City 42 24 10 8 79 38 58
Cardiff City 42 24 10 8 59 32 58
Bristol City 42 19 13 10 49 29 51
Blackpool 42 20 10 12 54 42 50
West Ham United 42 19 10 13 51 30 48
Notts County 42 18 11 13 55 40 47
Clapton Orient 42 16 13 13 43 42 45
South Shields 42 17 10 15 61 46 44
Fulham 42 16 10 16 43 47 42
The Wednesday 42 15 11 16 48 48 41
Bury 42 15 10 17 45 49 40
Leicester City 42 12 16 14 39 46 40
Hull City 42 10 20 12 43 53 40
LEEDS UNITED 42 14 10 18 40 45 38
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 16 6 20 49 66 38
Barnsley 42 10 16 16 48 50 36
Port Vale 42 11 14 17 43 49 36
Nottingham Forest 42 12 12 18 48 55 36
Rotherham County 42 12 12 18 37 53 36
Stoke 42 12 11 19 46 56 35
Coventry City 42 12 11 19 39 70 35
Stockport County 42 9 12 21 42 75 30