SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

GAME BY GAME: 1925-26

SATURDAY 29th AUGUST 1925

DIVISION ONE

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Davis 43')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Notts County line up: Iremonger, Cornwall, Cope, Flint, Dinsdale, Kemp, Daly, Staniforth, Widdowson, Davis, Barry

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Harris

Referee: T. Bryan

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 31st AUGUST 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 4', Harris 62')

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (Vizard 82')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Harris

Bolton Wanderers line up: Pym, Haworth, Finney, Nuttall, Seddon, Jennings, Butler, D. Jack, J R. Smith, J. Smith, Vizard

Referee: W. Forshaw

Match report to follow. Finney left the field injured during the second half and Bolton played on with ten men.

SATURDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 21', 79')

ASTON VILLA 2 (Dorrell 34', Walker 54')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Harris

Aston Villa line up: Spiers, C. Harris, Mort, Moss, Jones, Muldoon, York, Kirton, Capewell, Walker, Dorrell

Referee: J. Fowler

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (J. Smith 42')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Bolton Wanderers line up: Pym, Haworth, Jennings, Nuttall, Seddon, Howarth, Butler, D. Jack, J R. Smith, J. Smith, Vizard

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allen, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Harris, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: W. Forshaw

Match report to follow. Missed penalty: J. Smith (saved by Johnson 39')

SATURDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Chandler 39')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jennings 51', Turnbull 55', 75')

Leicester City line up: Godderidge, Black, Osborne, Newton, Carrigan, Bamber, Adcock, Duncan, Chandler, Carr, Wadsworth

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: A. Caseley

Match report to follow. Carr left the field with a broken leg after 10' and Leicester played on with ten men.

WEDNESDAY 16th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 1', Jackson 85')

NEWCASTLE UNITED 0

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Newcastle United line up: Wilson, Chandler, Hudspeth, Mackenzie, Spencer, Curry, Urwin, Cowan, Low, McDonald, Mitchell

Referee: I. Caswell

Match report to follow. Missed penalty: Hudspeth (wide, 10')

SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Whipp 6', Jennings 50', 79' Wainscoat 75', 80')

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Watson 21', 85')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Smith, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

West Ham United line up: Hufton, Hodgson, Young, Carter, Barrett, Cadwell, Yews, Earle, Watson, Moore, Ruffell

Referee: G. Watson

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 4 (Brain 7', 58', Neil 42', Buchan 62')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wainscoat 88')

Arsenal line up: Lewis, Mackie, Kennedy, Baker, Butler, Blyth, Hoar, Buchan, Brain, Neil, Haden

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Smith, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: W. Bunnell

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 3rd OCTOBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 21' Wainscoat 52')

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Manchester United line up: Steward, Moore, Silcock, Hilditch, Barson, Grimwood, Spence, Smith, Hanson, Rennox, Thomas

Referee: H. Hopkinson

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 10th OCTOBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 1 (Baron 60')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wainscoat 25')

Liverpool line up: Scott, Garner, Mackinlay, McNab, Cockburn, Bromilow, Rawlings, Chambers, Baron, Walsh, Hopkin

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: I. Josephs

Match report to follow. Turnbull left the field injured after 62 minutes and Leeds played on with ten men.

SATURDAY 17th OCTOBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 4 (Cook 9', 89', Williams 14', Brown 28')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Duffield, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Armand, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Huddersfield Town line up: Mercer, Barkas, Shaw, Steele, T. Wilson, Watson, Jackson, Cook, Brown, Stephenson, Williams

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 24th OCTOBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 4 (Dean 3', 25', 58', Kennedy 37')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wainscoat 63', Jennings 87')

Everton line up: Menham, McDonald, Livingstone, Brown, Bain, Hart, Chedgzoy, Peacock, Dean, Kennedy, Troup

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Baker, Turnbull, Armand, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: W. Harper

Match report to follow. Wainscoat left the field with a broken arm after 65 minutes and Leeds played on with ten men.

SATURDAY 31st OCTOBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jackson 32', Hart 77')

BURY 3 (Bullock 56', 65', Amos 67')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Sissons, Armand, Jennings, Mears, Jackson

Bury line up: Richardson, Heap, Smith, Wilson, Bradshaw, Turner, Robbie, Mercer, Bullock, Ball, Amos

Referee: F. Hall

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (Harper penalty 62', McIntyre 90')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hart 37', Jennings 42')

Blackburn Rovers line up: Crawford, Rollo, Roxburgh, Roscamp, Healless, Campbell, Hulme, Puddefoot, Harper, McIntyre, Rigby

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Turnbull, Jackson

Referee: A. Caseley

Match report to follow. Menzies left the field injured after 55 minutes and Leeds played on with ten men.

SATURDAY 14th NOVEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Turnbull 65')

CARDIFF CITY 0

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Turnbull, Jackson

Cardiff City line up: Farquharson, Nelson, Watson, Hardy, Sloan, Reed, W. Davies, L. Davies, Ferguson, Cassidy, McLachlan

Referee: L. Vickery

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 21st NOVEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

SHEFFIELD UNITED 2 (Gillespie 65', Roxburgh 67')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Sheffield United line up: Alderson, W. Sampy, Birks, T. Sampy, Waugh, G. Green, Partridge, Boyle, Roxburgh, Gillespie, Tunstall

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Chadwick, Turnbull

Referee: J. Fowler

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 28th NOVEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Glidden 26')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Chadwick, Jackson

West Bromwich Albion line up: Ashmore, Smith, Adams, Richardson, Reed, Dutton, Glidden, Carter, James, Wilson, Fitton

Referee: T. Crew

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 5th DECEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Scriven 13', Crosbie 31')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings 10')

Birmingham City line up: Tremelling, Womack, Jones, Liddell, Cringan, Dale, Harris, Crosbie, Briggs, Linley, Scriven

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Chadwick, Jackson

Referee: A. Kirby

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 12th DECEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Armand penalty 17', 69', Chadwick 62')

MANCHESTER CITY 4 (Bradford 44', Roberts 65', Johnson 67', Dennison 71')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Armand, Jennings, Chadwick, Jackson

Manchester City line up: Goodchild, Cookson, McCloy, Coupland, Swan, Pringle, Bradford, Dennison, Roberts, Johnson, Murphy

Referee: J. Head

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 19th DECEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 3 (Thompson 42', Osborne 70', Elkes 81')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Armand 49', penalty 52)

Tottenham Hotspur line up: Kaine, Clay, Grimsdell, B. Smith, Skitt, Skinner, Thompson, Seed, Osborne, Elkes, Dimmock

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Atkinson, Smith, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Referee: J. Rennie

Match report to follow. Elkes left the field injured after 83 minutes and Tottenham played on with ten men.

FRIDAY 25th DECEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Turnbull xx', Whipp xx')

BURNLEY 2 (Page xx', Beel xx')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Burnley line up: Dawson, McCluggage, Waterfield, Steel, Hill, Hughes, Bruton, Cross, Tonner, Beel, Page

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 26th DECEMBER 1925

DIVISION ONE

BURNLEY 6 (Page xx', xx', xx', Hill xx', Cross xx', Beel xx')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Whipp xx', Armand xx', Jennings xx')

Burnley line up: Dawson, McCluggage, Waterfield, Steel, Hill, Hughes, Bruton, Cross, Tonner, Beel, Page

Leeds United line up: Thornton, Atkinson, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Townsley, Smith, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 1st JANUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 1 (Clunas penalty 77')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Townsley 49', Armand penalty 68', Jennings 81')

Sunderland line up: Stoneham, Cresswell, England, Clunas, Marshall, McGorian, Grimshaw, Kelly, Halliday, Andrews, Ellis

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Referee: H. Hopkinson

Match report to follow. Grimshaw left the field injured in the first half and Sunderland played with ten men.

SATURDAY 2nd JANUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Armand penalty 59', Whipp 68')

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Harris 35')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Notts County line up: Iremonger, Ashurst, Cope, Kemp, Dinsdale, Hilton, Taylor, Harris, Sullivan, Davis, Barry

Referee: T. Bryan

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th JANUARY 1926

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

MIDDLESBROUGH 5 (McClelland 1', penalty 42', 84', 86', 89')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Armand penalty 61')

Middlesbrough line up: Clough, Holmes, Freeman, McAllister, Webster, Ashman, Jones, Birrell, McClelland, Carr, O. Williams

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Jackson

Referee: J. Pennington

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd JANUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Chadwick 13')

LEICESTER CITY 0

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Atkinson, Turnbull, Armand, Jennings, Chadwick, Jackson

Leicester City line up: Campbell, Black, Osborne, Newton, Bamber, Watson, Wadsworth, Adcock, Chandler, Hine, Lochhead

Referee: A. Caseley

Wilf Chadwick's solo effort gives Leeds a third successive league win. Jennings and Jackson both hit the crossbar whilst Johnson denies Hine and Chandler.

SATURDAY 30th JANUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

WEST HAM UNITED 4 (Moore 36', Barrett 43', 51', 61')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 86', 89')

West Ham United line up: Hufton, Henderson, Earl, Collins, Kay, Bishop, Yews, Watson, Barrett, Moore, Ruffell

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: G. Watson

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 3rd FEBRUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

ASTON VILLA 3 (Dorrell xx', Capewell xx', xx')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings xx')

Aston Villa line up: Spiers, Smart, Mort, Johnstone, Milne, Moss, York, Kirton, Capewell, Walker, Dorrell

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDDAY 6th FEBRUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jennings xx', xx', xx', Chadwick xx')

ARSENAL 2 (Brain xx', Johnson own goal xx')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Arsenal line up: Robson, Kennedy, John, Baker, Butler, Blyth, Hume, Buchan, Brain, Ramsey, Voysey

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th FEBRUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (McPherson xx', Sweeney xx')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings xx')

Manchester United line up: Mew, Moore, Silcock, McCrae, Haslam, Mann, Hall, Hanson, McPherson, Sweeney, Hannaford

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Fell

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th FEBRUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings 12')

LIVERPOOL 1 (Forshaw 80')

Leeds United line up: Johnson, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Smith, Turnbull, Armand, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Liverpool line up: Scott, Lucas, Mackinlay, McNab, Cockburn, Pratt, Oxley, Forshaw, Walsh, Chambers, Hopkin

Referee: J. Pennington

Tom Jennings keeps up his fine form in front of goal and puts Leeds ahead from a free-kick. Cockburn kicks out at Townsley and is lucky to stay on the field. Forshaw shoots wide with the goal at his mercy before netting an equaliser, following a corner, to deny United victory.

SATURDAY 27th FEBRUARY 1926

DIVISION ONE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 3 (Cook 24', Brown 62', Williams xx')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wainscoat 72')

Huddersfield Town line up: Taylor, Goodall, Wadsworth, Cawthorne, T. Wilson, Watson, Williams, Cook, Brown, Stephenson, W H. Smith

Leeds United line up: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Baker, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Referee: unknown

Leeds are well beaten in the Yorkshire Derby. Cook is unmarked a yard out and opens the scoring, a minute before Brown has an effort ruled out by the referee. Brown lobs debutant goalkeeper Potts to double the lead but Wainscoat reduces the arrears. Williams restores Town's two goal lead to secure the points.