SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1937-38

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1937 

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1 (Welsh)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson)

Attendance: 30,979

Charlton Athletic team: Bartram, Turner, Oakes. James, Jobling, Oakes. John, Green, Wilkinson, Robinson, Welsh, Boulter, Hobbis

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

 

WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2 ( Armes, 1', Barber og, 69')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 18,858

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Chelsea team: Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Griffiths, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills, Gibson, Burgess

Referee: Wright. I


SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 0

PRESTON NORTH END 0

Attendance: 22,513

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Preston North End team team: Holdcroft, Beattie. A, Lowe, Shankly, Smith, Milne, Dougal, Beresford, O'Donnell. F, Fagan, O'Donnell. H

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1937

CHELSEA 4 (Argue, 27', Buchanan, 34', Mills, 53', 84')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 63')

Attendance: 17,300

Chelsea team: Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Griffiths, Weaver, Buchanan, Argue, Mills, Burgess, Spence

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: Wright. I


SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1937

GRIMSBY TOWN 1 (Craven)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson)

Attendance: 9,328

Grimsby Town team: Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Kelly, Buck, Dyson, Craven, Betmead, Hinchcliffe, Crack

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Hodgson 2, Ainsley)

PORTSMOUTH 1 (Guthrie)

Attendance: 12,579

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Portsmouth team: Strong, Rochford, Morgan, Smith, Salmond, Young, Worrall, Guthrie, Beattie, Bagley, Parker

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Milburn pen, 35', Armes, 63')

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Barclay)

Attendance: 33,200

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Huddersfield Town team: Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Wienand, Barclay, McFadyen, Chivers, Beasley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1937  

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Armes, Ainsley)

LIVERPOOL 0

Attendance: 21,477

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Liverpool team: Kemp, Harley, Dabbs, Busby, Rogers, McDougall, Nieuwenhuys, Eastham, Howe, Balmer, Hanson

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1937

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Mahon, Robbins)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Milburn pen)

Attendance: 25,609

West Bromwich Albion team: Adams, Finch, Shaw. C, Murphy, Sandford, Rix, Mahon, Clarke, Jones, Robbins, Wood

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Kelly. J, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ainsley)

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0

Attendance: 20,698

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Kelly. J, Stephenson, Buckley

Birmingham City team: Hibbs, Trigg, Hughes, Brunskill, Fillingham, Richards, White, Beattie, Jones, Clarke, Morris

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1937

EVERTON 1 (Lawton pen)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Armes)

Attendance: 26,035

Everton team: Sagar, Cook, Jones, Britton, Gee, Mercer, Geldard, Stevenson, Lawton, Dougal, Gillick

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Armes, Ainsley,   Kelly. J, Thomson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Buckley)

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2 (Jones 2)

Attendance: 13,304

Leeds United team: Savage, Mills, Milburn, Edwards, Holley, Makinson, Armes, Ainsley,     Kelly. J, Thomson, Buckley 

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Scott, Morris, Taylor. J, Smalley, Galley, Morton, Maguire, McIntosh, Westcott, Jones, Ashall

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1937 

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Stubbs, 40', Liddle, 57')

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Milburn pen, 30', Buckley, 31', Hodgson, ??', ??')

Attendance: 18,833

Leicester City team: McLaren, Sharman, Jones, Reeday, Carroll, Grosvenor, Stubbs, Liddle, Bowers, Maw, Smith

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Turner, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Note: George Ainsley left the field in the first 10' with a broken cheekbone and Leeds played with ten men. 

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Buckley)

BLACKPOOL 1 (Hampson)

Attendance: 18,438

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Turner,  Kelly. J, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Blackpool team: Wallace, Blair. D, Witham, Hall, Watson, Jones. S, Whatmough, Hampson, Blair. J, Jones. T, Munro

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1937 

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Travis, Astley)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Thomson, Hodgson)

Attendance: 15,966

Derby County team: Wright, Bell, Howe, Hann, Keen, Nicholas, Jeffries, Travis, Astley, Duncan, Dix

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson)

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (Westwood)

Attendance: 23,687

Leeds United team: Savage, Mills, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Bolton Wanderers team: Swift, Tennant, Hubbick, Goslin, Atkinson, Taylor. G, Carruthers, Grosvenor, Calder, Westwood, Anderson

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1937 

ARSENAL 4 (Kirchen, Drake 2, Bastin)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Stephenson)

Attendance: 34,350

Arsenal team: Boulton, Male, Hapgood, Crayston, Joy, Copping, Kirchen, Hunt, Drake,     Jones. L, Bastin

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Stephenson 3, Hodgson)

SUNDERLAND 3 (Duns, Carter, Saunders)

Attendance: 15,340

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Sunderland team: Mapson, Gorman, Hall, McNab, McDowell, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Gaughran, Saunders, Burbanks

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1937

BRENTFORD 1 (McCulloch, 75')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 14')

Attendance: 18,184

Brentford team: Crosier, Brown, Bateman, McKenzie, James, Sneddon, Hopkins, Eastham, McCulloch, Scott, Smith

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Stephenson, Buckley)

MANCHESTER CITY 1 (Doherty)

Attendance: 22,144

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Manchester City team: Swift, Dale, Barkass, Percival, Marshall, Bray, Toseland, Herd, Tilson, Doherty, Wardle

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1937 

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Hodgson 2, Buckley, Stephenson, Thomson)

MIDDLESBROUGH 3 (Higham, 1', Fenton, 5', Camsell, 70')

Attendance: 37,020

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Middlesbrough team: Cumming, Laking, Hardwick, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Higham, Milne

Referee: unknown


MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1937 

MIDDLESBROUGH 2 (Fenton pen, 28', Mannion, 77')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 34,640

Middlesbrough team: Nash, Laking, Hardwick, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Mannion, Milne

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Trainor, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Buckley, 42', Stephenson, 72')

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2 (Owens, Boulter)

Attendance: 26,433

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Charlton Athletic team: Bartram, Turner, Oakes. Jimmy, Jobling, Oakes. John, Welsh, Williams, Boulter, Owens, Robinson, Tadman

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1938

PRESTON NORTH END 3 (Beattie. R, Mutch, Milne)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Thomson)

Attendance: 14,032

Preston North End team: Holdcroft, Gallimore, Beattie. A, Shankly, Batey. R, Milne, Watmough, Mutch, Dougal, Beattie. R, O'Donnell. H

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Thomson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 26th JANUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Buckley)

GRIMSBY TOWN 1 (Craven, 55')

Attendance: 10,512

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Grimsby Town team: Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Shaw. J, Betmead, Buck, Shaw. H, Hinchcliffe, Gallacher, Craven, Coulter

Referee: Blake. R


SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1938

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Armes, Buckley, Thomson)

Attendance: 16,677

Huddersfield Town team: Hesford, Craig, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Johnson, Brook, Watson, Beattie, Beasley

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1938

LIVERPOOL 1 (Nieuwenhuys, 30')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 43')

Attendance: 34,468

Liverpool team: Riley, Cooper, Ramsden, Taylor, Rogers, Bush, Nieuwenhuys, Balmer, Howe, Fagan, Hanson

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

Attendance: 21,819

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

West Bromwich Albion team: Adams, Finch, Shaw, Lowery, Sandford, Rix, Mahon, Heasselgrave, Richardson, Clarke, Johnson

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1938  

BIRMINGHAM CITY 3 (Dearson 2, White pen)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, Thomson)

Attendance: 20,403

Birmingham City team: Hibbs, Trigg, Hughes, Stoker, Fillingham Richards, White, Dearson, Kelly, Harris, Madden

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Hodgson, ??', 11', 33', 85')

EVERTON 4 (Lawton, ??', 82', Cunliffe, 24', ??')

Attendance: 17,064

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Everton team: Morton, Greenhalgh, Jones, Britton, Gee, Watson, Geldard, Cunliffe, Lawton, Stevenson, Boyes

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1938 

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Jones)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sproston)

Attendance: 16,588

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Scott, Morris, Taylor. J, Cullis, Gardiner, Maguire, Thompson, Langley, Jones, Ashall

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 0

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Dewis, Stubbs)

Attendance: 19,839

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Leicester City team: McLaren, Sharman, Jones, Frame, Grosvenor, Stubbs, Liddle, Dewis, Maw, Coutts, Smith

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1938 

BLACKPOOL 5 (Holley og, 10', Finnan, Farrow, O'Donnell)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 38', Ainsley)

Attendance: 18,029

Blackpool team: Roxburgh, Blair. D, Sibley, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Buchan, O'Donnell, Jones. T, Finnan

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 0

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Dix, Crooks)

Attendance: 19,911

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Derby County team: Wright, Howe, Wilcox, Barker, Ward, Nicholas, Crooks, Astley, Brinton, Dix, Hagan

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1938 

BOLTON WANDERERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 18,492

Bolton Wanderers team: Hanson, Tennant, Hubbick, Goslin, Atkinson, Taylor. G, Calder, Grosvenor, Hunt, Howe, Jones

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Edwards, Kelly. D, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 0

ARSENAL 1 (Bremner)

Attendance: 29,365

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Milburn, Edwards, Kelly. D, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Francis, Buckley

Arsenal team: Swindin, Male, Compton. L, Crayston, Joy, Collett, Bremner, Jones. L, Carr, Drury, Compton. D

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1938 

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 21,450

Sunderland team: Mapson, Feenan, Hall, Johnston, Lockie, Wright, Spuhler, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Burbanks

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: Wainwright. C


MONDAY 18th APRIL 1938 

STOKE CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Mould og)

Attendance: 20,228

Stoke City team: Wilkinson, Challiner, Scrimshaw, Bamber, Mould, Soo, Matthews, Ormston, Sale, Liddle, Baker

Leeds United team:Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


TUESDAY 19th APRIL 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Ainsley, Stephenson)

STOKE CITY 1 (Peppitt)

Attendance: 17,896

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Stoke City team: Wilkinson, Challiner, Scrimshaw, Bamber, Mould, Soo, Peppitt, Steele, Sale, Ormston, Baker

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Hodgson, 7', 15', 70', Ainsley, 78')

BRENTFORD 0

Attendance: 17,840

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Brentford team: Crosier, Bateman, Poyser, Brown, James, Sneddon, Hopkins, McAloon, McCulloch, Eastham, Reid

Missed penalty: Reid (saved by Twomey, 87')

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1938 

MANCHESTER CITY 6 (Doherty 3, Brook, Heale, Percival)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, Buckley)

Attendance: 26,732

Manchester City team: Swift, Clark, Barkass, Percival, Neilson, McDowall, Pritchard, Herd,   Heale, Doherty, Brook

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kelly. D, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 7th MAY 1938

PORTSMOUTH 4 (Worrall, Beattie 2, Groves)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 29,571

Portsmouth team: Hall, Morgan, Rochford, Guthrie, Rowe, Wharton, Worrall, Groves, Beattie, Easson, Parker

Leeds United team: Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kelly. D, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1938

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Armes, 23', Buckley, 42', Ainsley, 61')

CHESTER CITY 1 (Gale, 44')

Attendance: 37,155

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Chester City team: Gray, Common, Done, McCreery, Walters, Howarth, Horsman, Smith, Gale, Chambers, Sargeant

Referee: Bentley. T


SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1938

FA Cup Round 4

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2 (Tadman, 3', 5')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 75')

Attendance: 50,516

Charlton Athletic team: Bartram, Turner, Oakes. James, Green, Oakes. John, Welsh, Tadman, Robinson, Owens, Boulter, Hobbis

Leeds United team: Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: Boardman. S

P W D L F A PTS
Arsenal 42 21 10 11 77 44 52
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 20 11 11 72 49 51
Preston North End 42 16 7 9 64 44 49
Charlton Athletic 42 16 14 12 65 51 46
Middlesbrough 42 19 8 15 72 65 46
Brentford 42 18 9 15 69 59 45
Bolton Wanderers 42 15 15 12 64 60 45
Sunderland 42 14 16 12 55 57 44
LEEDS UNITED 42 14 15 13 64 69 43
Chelsea 42 14 13 15 65 65 41
Liverpool 42 15 11 16 65 71 41
Blackpool 42 16 8 18 61 66 40
Derby County 42 15 10 17 66 87 40
Everton 42 16 7 19 79 75 39
Huddersfield Town 42 17 5 20 55 68 39
Leicester City 42 14 11 17 54 75 39
Stoke City 42 13 12 17 58 59 38
Birmingham City 42 10 18 14 58 62 38
Portsmouth 42 13 12 17 62 68 38
Grimsby Town 42 13 12 17 51 68 38
Manchester City 42 14 8 20 80 77 36
West Bromwich Albion 42 14 8 20 74 91 36