SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1926-27

Relegated to Division 2

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1926 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wainscoat, Turnbull)

BOLTON WANDERERS 5 (Smith. J R, ??', ??', 80', Smith. J pen, 41', Jack. D, 55')

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Bolton Wanderers team: Pym, Haworth, Greenhalgh, Nuttall, Seddon, Jennings, Butler, Jack. D, Smith. J R, Smith. J, Vizard

Referee: Kelso. R


MONDAY 30th AUGUST 1926

LEEDS UNITED 0

CARDIFF CITY 0

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, Chadwick, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Cardiff City team: unknown


SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1926

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (McPherson, ??', pen, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings, ??', Wainscoat pen, ??')

Manchester United team: Steward, Inglis, Silcock, Bennion, Barson, Mann, Spence, Hanson, McPherson, Wilson, Partridge

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Townsley, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Note: Billy Jackson left the field injured after 60' and Leeds played on with ten men.

Referee: Hull. H


MONDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1926

CARDIFF CITY 3 (Smith, 5', Ferguson, ??', Davies. W, 49')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Whipp, ??')

Cardiff City team: Farquharson, Hardy, Watson, Irving, Keenor, Blackburn, Davies. W, Davies. L, Ferguson, Potter-Smith, McLachlan

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Townsley, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Wainscoat, Fell

Referee: 


SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings, 64')

DERBY COUNTY 0

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Townsley, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Fell

Derby County team: Olney, Cooper, Crilly, McIntyre, Thomas, Plackett, Murphy, Storer, Thornewell, Gill, Whitehouse

Referee: Crey. T


WEDNESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Armand, 3', Jennings, ??', Sissons, 75')

ASTON VILLA 1 (Kirton, 10')

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Fell

Missed penalty: Armand (saved by Jackson, 15')

Aston Villa team: Jackson, Smart, Bowen, Moss, Milne, Talbot, York, Kirton, Harris, Stephenson, Dorrell

Missed penalty: Smart (over the bar, 65')

Referee: Watson. G


SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1926

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Tunstall, 35')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Sheffield United team: Alderson, Sampy. W, Birks, Sampy. T, King, Green, Mercer. D, Roxburgh, Johnson, Gillespie, Tunstall

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Turnbull

Referee: Stott. H


SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jennings, 6', 9', 83', Wainscoat, 51')

ARSENAL 1 (Buchan, 43')

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Kirkpatrick, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Armand, Jennings, Wainscoat, Turnbull

Arsenal team: Harper, Parker, Kennedy, Baker, Butler, John, Hulme, Lambert, Brain, Buchan, Lee

Note: Buchan left the field injured on 80' and Arsenal played on with ten men.

Referee: Lines. C


SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1926 

LIVERPOOL 2 (Forshaw, 15', Hodgson, 86')

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jennings, 25', 42', 46', 89')

Liverpool team: Riley, Lucas, Mackinlay, Shears, Cockburn, Bromilow, Edmed, Hodgson, Forshaw, Chambers, Hopkin

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Duggan, Fell

Referee: Caseley. A


SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jennings, 11', 18', 48', ??')

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 (Robinson og, 90')

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Robinson, Atkinson, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Duggan, Jennings, Wainscoat, Turnbull

Blackburn Rovers team: Crawford, Roxburgh, Jones, Roscamp, Smailes, Low, Walter, Puddefoot, Holland, McKay, Rigby

Missed penalty: McKay (saved by Potts, 90' but Robinson put through his own goal when attempting to clear the ball)

Referee: O'Connell. J


SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1926

LEICESTER CITY 3 (Carr, 15', ??', ??')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings, 3', pen ??')

Leicester City team: Campbell, Brown, Osborne, Duncan, Watson, Bamber, Adcock, Hine, Lochhead, Carr, Bell 

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Duggan, Jennings, Wainscoat, Turnbull

Referee: Fogg. A


SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

EVERTON 3 (Irvine, Dean, Dominy)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Sissons, Duggan, Jennings, Wainscoat, Turnbull

Everton team: Davies, McDonald, Kerr, Brown, Hart, Virr, Millington, Irvine, Dean, Dominy, Troup

 

SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1926

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 4 (Brown 3, Wadsworth)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

Huddersfield Town team: Mercer, Goodall, Wadsworth, Cawthorne, Wilson, Steele, Smith. WH, Brown, Devlin, Stevenson, Slicer

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Turnbull, Duggan, Jennings, Wainscoat, Fell


SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1926 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings, Duggan)

SUNDERLAND 2 (Marshall, Halliday)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Menzies, Turnbull, Duggan, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Sunderland team: McInroy, Cresswell, England, Clunas, Parker, Andrews, Kelly, Marshall, Halliday, Gurney, Death


SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1926

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (James 2)

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Mitchell 2, Whipp, Armand)

West Bromwich Albion team: Sproson, Baugh, Perry, Richardson, Evans, Howarth, Magee, Glidden, James, Wilson, Byers

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jennings 1', ??', ??', Mitchell, 10')

BURY 1 (Bullock)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Bury team: Harrison, Heap, Adamson, Porter, Bradshaw, Turner, Robbie, Stage, Bullock, Ball, Amos

Referee: Rennie. J


SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1926

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Harris, Bradford)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Birmingham City team: Tremelling, Smith, Bartob, Liddell, Hunter, Dale, Harris, Crosbie, Briggs, Bradford, Thirlaway

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Hart, Townsley, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Armand)

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Dimmock)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Tottenham Hotspur team: Smith. J, Clay, Forster, Smith. B, Elkes, Skitt, Thompson, Blair, Osborne, Seed, Dimmock


SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1926

WEST HAM UNITED 3 (Watson, Ruffell, Gibbins)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Armand, Menzies)

West Ham United team: Hufton, Hebden, Hodgson, Carter, Barrett, Collins, Yews, Earle, Watson, Gibbins, Ruffell

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Sissons, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1926 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Edwards, Jennings, Mitchell, Whipp)

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Trotter)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Sheffield Wednesday team: Brown, Walker, Blenkinsop, Lowdell, Kean, Marsden, Williams, Kirkwood, Trotter, Hill, Wilkinson


MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1926

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

NEWCASTLE UNITED 2 (Urwin, Seymour)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Newcastle United team: Wilson, Hudspeth, Maitland, Harris, Park, Gibson, Urwin, Seymour, Gallacher, McKay, McDonald


TUESDAY 28th DECEMBER 1926

ASTON VILLA 5 (Capewell, Dorrell, Walker, York, Stephenson)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Armand)

Aston Villa team: Johnson, Bowen, Mort, Johnstone, Milne, Moss, York, Stephenson, Capewell, Walker, Dorrell

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1927

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Gallacher)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Newcastle United team: Wilson, Maitland, Hudspeth, Mackenzie, Curry, Park, Urwin, Seymour, Gallacher, McKay, McDonald

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Whipp, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1927

BOLTON WANDERERS 3 (Vizard, Jack. D, Smith. J R)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Bolton Wanderers team: Pym, Greenhalgh, Finney, Cope, Seddon, Nuttall, Butler, Jack. R, Smith. J R, Jack. D, Vizard

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Duggan, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jennings 2, 1 pen)

MANCHESTER UNITED 3 (Spence, Rennox, McPherson)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Sissons, Duggan, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Manchester United team: Steward, Moore, Jones, Bennion, Grimwood, Hilditch, Spence, Rennox, Smith, Sweeney, McPherson

 

SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Gillespie)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Armand, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Sheffield United team: Alderson, Harris, Birks, Boyle, King, Green, Mercer. D, Mercer. A, Johnson, Gillespie, Tunstall


SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1927

ARSENAL 1 (Buchan)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Arsenal team: Harper, Parker, John, Milne, Baker, Barley, Hulme, Buchan, Brain, Blyth, Hoar

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Townsley, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell


SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1927

DERBY COUNTY 1 (Murphy)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Derby County team: Olney, Carr, Crilly, McIntyre, Thomas, McLaverty, Murphy, Storer, Thornewell, Gill, Whitehouse

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell


WEDNESDAY 23rd FEBRUARY 1927

LEEDS UNITED 0

LIVERPOOL 0

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Robinson, Edwards, Townsley, Atkinson, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Armand, Fell

Liverpool team: Scott, Lucas, Mackinlay, McNab, Pratt, Bromilow, Edmed, Hodgson, Forshaw, Chambers, Hopkin


SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1927

BLACKBURN ROVERS 4 (Harper 2, McKay 2)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (White)

Blackburn Rovers team: Crawford, Jones, Roxburgh, Roscamp, Healless, Campbell, Puddefoot, Holland, Harper, McKay, Rigby

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Robinson, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Mears, Armand, Mitchell


SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Bishop)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Robinson, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Leicester City team: Campbell, Brown, Osborne, Bishop, Watson, Wadsworth, Adcock, Chandler, Carr, Duncan, Hine


SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1927

EVERTON 2 (Dean pen, Weldon)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

Everton team: Taylor, Cresswell, O'Donnell, Kelly, Hart, Virr, Millington, Forshaw, Dean, Weldon, Troup

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, JenningsWainscoat, Mitchell


SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Turnbull)

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Stephenson)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, JenningsWainscoat, Mitchell

Huddersfield Town team: Turner, Barkas, Wadsworth, Meads, Wilson, Smith. N, Jackson, Kelly, Brown, Stephenson, Slicer


SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1927

SUNDERLAND 6 (Ramsay 18', 34', ??', Halliday 64', ??', ??)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wainscoat 2)

Sunderland team: Bell, Oakley, England, Clunas, Parker, Andrews, Wilks, Marshall, Halliday, Ramsay, Ellis

Note: Bell was stretchered off after 50', Marshall took over in goal

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Missed penalty: Jennings (saved by Bell, 33')


SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1927

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jennings 2, Wainscoat)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Carter)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

West Bromwich Albion team: Ashmore, Ashurst, Shaw, Magee, Rooke, Howarth, Glidden, Carter, James, Short, Byers

Missed penalty: further details unknown


SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1927

BURY 4 (Hughes, 4', ??', Bullock, ??' Ball, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wainscoat, ??'. Jennings, ??')

Bury team: unknown

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson


FRIDAY 15th APRIL 1927

BURNLEY 3 (Bruton, Richards, Devine)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Turnbull, Jennings)

Burnley team: Sommerville, McCluggage, Waterfield, Steel, Hill, Dougall, Bruton, Cross, Richards, Devine, Page

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson


SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Turnbull, Jennings)

BIRMINGHAM CITY 1 (Bradford)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Birmingham City team: Tremelling, Smith, Jones, Liddell, Cringan, Leslie, Bond, Crosbie,   Bradford, Briggs, Scriven

 

TUESDAY 19th APRIL 1927 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BURNLEY 2 (Richards 2)

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson

Burnley team: Sommerville, McCluggage, Waterfield, Steel, Hill, Dougall, Bruton, Beel, Richards, Devine, Page


SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1927

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 4 (Sanders 2, Handley, Dimmock pen)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jennings)

Tottenham Hotspur team: Brittain, Forster, Poynton, Skitt, Elkes, Lindsay, Osborne, O'Callaghan, Sanders, Handley, Dimmock

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Jackson


SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1927

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Turnbull, White, Wainscoat 4)

WEST HAM UNITED 3 (Watson 2, Johnson)

Leeds United team:Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

West Ham United team: Hufton, Hebden, Horler, Collins, Barrett, Cadwell, Yews, Earle, Watson, Johnson, Ruffell


SATURDAY 7th MAY 1927

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Trotter)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Sheffield Wednesday team: Brown, Felton, Blenkinsop, Leach, Kean, Marsden, Strange, Trotter, Allen, Wilkinson

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1927

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jennings, 4', pen 41', Duggan, 54')

SUNDERLAND 2 (Marshall, 20', Halliday, 40')

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, Duggan, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Sunderland team: McInroy, Cresswell, England, Clunas, Henderson, Andrews, Kelly, Marshall, Halliday, Gurney, Ellis

Referee: Ward. A


SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1927

FA Cup Round 4

LEEDS UNITED 0

BOLTON WANDERERS 0

Leeds United team: Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Sissons, Wainscoat, Jennings, Armand, Mitchell

Bolton Wanderers team: Pym, Greenhalgh, Finney, Nuttall, Seddon, Thornborough, Butler, Jack. D, Smith. J R, Smith. J, Vizard


WEDNESDAY 2nd FEBRUARY 1927

Replay

BOLTON WANDERERS 3 (Wright, Jack. D, Smith. J R)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Bolton Wanderers team: Pym, Greenhalgh, Finney, Nuttall, Seddon, Thornborough, Butler, Jack. D, Smith. J R, Wright, Vizard

Leeds United team: Potts, Allan, Roberts, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Riley, Mears, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

P W D L F A PTS
Newcastle United 42 25 6 11 96 58 56
Huddersfield Town 42 17 17 8 76 60 51
Sunderland 42 21 7 14 98 70 49
Bolton Wanderers 42 19 10 13 84 62 48
Burnley 42 19 9 14 91 80 47
West Ham United 42 19 8 15 86 70 46
Leicester City 42 17 12 13 85 70 46
Sheffield United 42 17 10 15 74 86 44
Liverpool 42 18 7 17 69 61 43
Aston Villa 42 18 7 17 81 83 43
Arsenal 42 17 9 16 77 86 43
Derby County 42 17 7 18 86 73 41
Tottenham Hotspur 42 16 9 17 76 78 41
Cardiff City 42 16 9 17 55 65 41
Manchester United 42 13 14 15 52 64 40
Sheffield Wednesday 42 15 9 18 75 92 39
Birmingham City 42 17 4 21 64 73 38
Blackburn Rovers 42 15 8 19 77 96 38
Bury 42 12 12 18 68 77 36
Everton 42 12 10 20 64 90 34
LEEDS UNITED 42 11 8 23 69 88 30
West Bromwich Albion 42 11 8 23 65 86 30