SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1938-39

SATURDAY 27th AUGUST 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 60', Buckley, 75')

PRESTON NORTH END 1 (O'Donnell, 88')

Attendance: 19,255

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

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

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 31st AUGUST 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Buckley, 56', Ainsley, 72')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0 

Attendance: 13,578

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Birmingham City team: Hibbs, Trigg, Steel, Jennings, Meacock, Halsall, Phillips, Dearson, Moreland, Harris, Morris

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER 1938

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2 (Wilkinson, Tadman)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 30,383

Charlton Athletic team: Bartram, Turner, Oakes. Jimmy, Green, Oakes. John, Welsh, Wilkinson, Brown, Tadman, Boulter, Drinkwater

Note: Charlton's Turner left the field with a fractured shoulder and Charlton played with 10 men.

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


MONDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 1938

STOKE CITY 1 (Steele, 20')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 80')

Attendance: 16,052

Stoke City team: Wilkinson, Brigham, Challinor, Bamber, Turner, Kirton, Matthews, Antonio, Steele, Soo, Sale

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Makinson, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Missed penalty: Milburn (hit the post mid way through the 2nd half)

Referee: Booth. C 


SATURDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 35')

BOLTON WANDERERS 2 (Woodward, 73', Hunt, 82')

Attendance: 20,381

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

Bolton Wanderers team: Goodall, Winter, Hubbick, Goslin, Atkinson, Taylor, Woodward, Roberts, Hunt, Howe, Rothwell

Referee: Salmon. G


SATURDAY 17th SEPTEMBER 1938

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 10')

Attendance: 19,793

Huddersfield Town team: Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Brown, Boot, Wienand, Barclay, Price, Isaac, Beasley

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: Nicholson. E

 

SATURDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 1938 

LIVERPOOL 3 (Fagan, 51', Balmer, 61', Taylor, 86')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 32,197

Liverpool team: Riley, Cooper, Bush, Busby, Rogers, McInnes, Nieuwenhuys, Taylor, Fagan, Balmer, Van Den Berg

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 1st OCTOBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 8 (Hodgson 5, Cochrane, Milburn pen, Hargreaves)

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Bowers, Baines)

Attendance: 15,001

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Note: Jim Makinson left the field injured and Leeds played the game out with 10 men.

Leicester City team: McLaren, Frame, Reeday, Smith, Sharman, Grosvenor, Griffiths, Coutts, Bowers, Moralee, Baines

Note: Leicester City goalkeeper Sandy McLaren suffered an injury and was replaced in goal by Fred Sharman after 30'. William Frame then took over in goal.

Referee: Pinckston. E

                                                                                                           

SATURDAY 8th OCTOBER 1938

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Fenton)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Armes, Hodgson)

Attendance: 23,009

Middlesbrough team: Cumming, Laking, Fowler, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Milne, Fenton, Camsell, Mannion, Cochrane

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 15th OCTOBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Thomson, 78')

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

Attendance: 25,860

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Scott, Morris, Taylor, Galley, Cullis, Gardiner, Burton, McIntosh, Westcott, Thompson, Maguire

Referee: Hewitt. G


SATURDAY 22nd OCTOBER 1938

EVERTON 4 (Bell, 41', 44', 52', Trentham, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 30,747

Everton team: Sagar, Cook, Greenhalgh, Mercer, Gee, Watson, Gillick, Bentham, Bell, Stevenson, Trentham

Leeds Unitd team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 29th OCTOBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Ainsley, Rowe og)

PORTSMOUTH 2 (Beattie, Easson)

Attendance: 18,055

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Armes, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Buckley

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

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 5th NOVEMBER 1938

ARSENAL 2 (Drake, Bastin)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Stephenson 2, Buckley)

Attendance: 39,092

Arsenal team: Swindon, Male, Compton. L, Jones. L, Joy, Copping, Walsh, Jones. B, Drake, Drury, Bastin

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

  

SATURDAY 12th NOVEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Hodgson 2, Buckley)

BRENTFORD 2 (Edelston, 86', Brown, 89')

Attendance: 22,555

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Brentford team: Crozier, Wilson, Poyser, Brown, James, Sneddon, Smith, Scott. A, Gibbons, Edelston, Reid

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th NOVEMBER 1938

BLACKPOOL 1 (Finan)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, Hargreaves)

Attendance: 16,612

Blackpool team: Wallace, Blair. D, Sibley, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Eastham, Finan, Blair. J A, Mauchline

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 26th NOVEMBER 1938 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Buckley, 35')

DERBY COUNTY 4 (McCulloch, 36', 90', Dix, 39' Crooks, 84')

Attendance: 34,158

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Derby County team: Boulton, Howe, Barker, Hann, Nicholas, Ward, Crooks, McCulloch, Astley, Duncan, Dix

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER 1938

GRIMSBY TOWN 3 (Boyd, 17', Beattie, Howe)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Powell, 46', Armes)

Attendance: 11,202

Grimsby Town team: Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Buck, Boyd, Beattie, Howe, Jones, Bartholomew

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 10th DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Ainsley, Hargreaves, Powell)

SUNDERLAND 3 (Carter 2, Smeaton)

Attendance: 20,853

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Sunderland team: Middleton, Feenan, Hall, Housam, Lockie, Hastings, Spuhler, Carter, Bolton, Smeaton, Connor

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 17th DECEMBER 1938

ASTON VILLA 2 (O'Donnell, Houghton pen)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hargreaves)

Attendance: 18,184

Aston Villa team: Wakeman, Callaghan, Cummings, Massie, Allen, Iverson, Broome, Haycock, O'Donnell, Starling, Houghton

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 24th DECEMBER 1938

PRESTON NORTH END 2 (McIntosh, Dougal)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 18,424

Preston North End team: Holdcroft, Gallimore, Beattie. A, Shankly, Batey, Milne, White, Mutch, Dougal, Beattie. R, McIntosh

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


MONDAY 26th DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Edwards, 35')

CHELSEA 1 (Mills 40')

Attendance: 27,586

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Chelsea team: Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Salmond, Weaver, Spence, Payne, Mills, Gibson, Hanson

Referee: Mee. H

 

TUESDAY 27th DECEMBER 1938

CHELSEA 2 (Spence, 2', Mills, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 32', Stephenson, ??')

Attendance: 32,692

Chelsea team: Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Salmond, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills, Burgess, Hanson

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Hampson, Holley, Parry, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: Mee. H 


SATURDAY 31st DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson,27', Cochrane, 90')

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1 (Wilkinson, 84')

Attendance: 18,774

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Charlton Athletic team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 14th JANUARY 1939

BOLTON WANDERERS 2 (Goslin pen, 15', pen, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 42', Goslin og, 53')

Attendance: 14,032

Bolton Wanderers team: Hanson, Winter, Connor, Goslin, Atkinson, Taylor, Geldard, Sinclair, Hunt, Howe, Hurst

Leeds United team: Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Parry, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: Salmon. G


SATURDAY 28th JANUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hodgson, 84')

LIVERPOOL 1 (Balmer, 88')

Attendance: 13,679

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Liverpool team: Kemp, Cooper, Ramsden, Busby, Bush, McInnes, Nieuwenhuys, Taylor, Fagan, Balmer, Eastham

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1939

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Liddle, 78', Dewis, 88')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 12,618

Leicester City team: McLaren, Sharman, Reeday, Frame, Heywood, Grosvenor, Liddle, Griffiths, Dewis, Coutts, Smith

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Note: Holley injured his thigh after 30' and did not play in the second half and Edwards was off the field receiving treatment when Leicester went 1-0 up.

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 11th FEBRUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Mannion, 65')

Attendance: 18,273

Leeds United team: Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Mills, Kane, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Middlesbrough team: Cumming, Brown, Laking, McKenzie, Baxter, Forrest, Armes, Mannion, Fenton, Milne, Chadwick

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 18th FEBRUARY 1939

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 4 (Westcott, 17', ??', Galley pen, 57', Dorsett, 90')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sutherland, 58')

Attendance: 31,977

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Scott, Morris, Taylor, Galley, Cullis, Gardiner, Mullen, McIntosh, Westcott, Dorsett, Maguire

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Mills, Kane, Hampson, Cochrane, Powell, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Missed penalty: Hargreaves (saved by Scott, 60')

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 25th FEBRUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ainsley)

EVERTON 2 (Bentham, Cunliffe)

Attendance: 21,728

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Cochrane, Ainsley, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Everton team: Sagar, Jackson, Greenhalgh, Mercer, Jones, Watson, Barber, Bentham, Lawton, Cunliffe, Boyes

Referee: Davies. G


WEDNESDAY 8th MARCH 1939

PORTSMOUTH 2 (Barlow, Worrall)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 14,469

Portsmouth team: Walker, Morgan, Rochford, Guthrie, Rowe, Wharton, Worrall, McAlinden, Anderson, Barlow, Parker

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Ainsley, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 11th MARCH 1939

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Hodgson, 13', Powell, 48', Stephenson pen, ??', Hargreaves, ??')

ARSENAL 2 (Drake, 17', Compton. L, pen, ??')

Attendance: 22,160

Leeds United team: Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Arsenal team: Wilson, Compton. L, Hapgood, Crayston, Joy, Kollett, Kirchen, Drury, Drake, Jones. B, Cumner

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 18th MARCH 1939

BRENTFORD 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hargreaves, 53')

Attendance: 21,480

Brentford team: Crozier, Gorman, Brown, Sneddon, James, Muttitt, Hopkins, Edelston, Cheetham, Boulter, Smith

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: Percy. F


SATURDAY 25th MARCH 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cochrane)

BLACKPOOL 0

Attendance: 21,818

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Blackpool team: Roxburgh, Blair. D, Butler, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Buchan, Dodds, Astley, O'Donnell

Referee: Finn. T


SATURDAY 1st APRIL 1939

DERBY COUNTY 1 (McCulloch, 55')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 11,278

Derby County team: Boulton, Nicholas, Steel, Hann, Bailey, Ward, Jeffries, Dix, McCulloch, Stamps, Duncan

Leeds United team: Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


FRIDAY 7th APRIL 1939 

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED.0

Attendance: 35,564

Manchester United team: Tapken, Griffiths, Roughton, Warner, Vose, Manley, Dougan, Smith, Hanlon, Carey, Rowley

Leeds United team: Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Henry, Ainsley, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: Smith. E


SATURDAY 8th APRIL 1939 

LEEDS UNITED 0

GRIMSBY TOWN 1 (Glover, 63')

Attendance: 19,700

Leeds United team: Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Note: Savage left the field injured after 3' injured. Ainsley took over in goal until Savage returned after 18'

Grimsby Town team: Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Wattam, Boyd, Beattie, Glover, Jones, Howe

Referee: Davison. C


MONDAY 10th APRIL 1939 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Ainsley, 5', Hodgson, 14', Buckley, ??')

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Carey)

Attendance: 13,771

Leeds United team: Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Ainsley, Buckley 

Manchester United team: Tapken, Griffiths, Roughton, Whalley, Manley, McKay, Bryant, Smith, Hanlon, Carey, Rowley

Referee: Smith. E


SATURDAY 15th APRIL 1939 

SUNDERLAND 2 (Robinson, 60', Duns, 75')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ainsley, 85')

Attendance: 10,913

Sunderland team: Mapson, Feenan, Hall, Housam, Lockie, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Robinson, Smeaton, McMahon

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Ainsley, Buckley

Referee: Nicholson. E


WEDNESDAY 19th APRIL 1939

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 16', Powell, 88')

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Isaac)

Attendance: 12,006

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Huddersfield Town team: Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Brown, Boot, Isaac, Barclay, Brook, Mills, Watson. W

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 22nd APRIL 1939 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hargreaves, 62', 83')

ASTON VILLA 0 

Attendance: 14,241

Leeds United team: Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Aston Villa team: Rutherford, Callaghan, Cummings, Massie, Allen, Iverson, Broome, Haycock, O'Donnell, Starling, Kerr

Referee: Snape. P


SATURDAY 29th APRIL 1939 

BIRMINGHAM CITY 4 (Brown, Scaife og, Morris 2)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 12,522

Birmingham City team: Hibbs, Trigg, Jennings, Dearson, Turner, Shaw, Brown, Craven, Jones, Harris, Morris

Leeds United team: Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 6th MAY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

STOKE CITY 0

Attendance: 12,048

Leeds United team: Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Stoke City team: Jones, Brigham, Tennant, Soo, Bamber, Kirton, Matthews, Antonio, Steele, Westland, Baker

Referee: Booth. C

WEDNESDAY 11th JANUARY 1939

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Stephenson, 5', Hargreaves, 27', Cochrane, 70')

BOURNEMOUTH 1 (Fletcher, 43')

Attendance: 10,114

Leeds United team: Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Bournemouth team: Sellars, Marsden, Sanaghan, Smith, Pincott, Monaghan, Redfern, Whittam, Kirkham, Fletcher, Tunnicliffe

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 21st JANUARY 1939

FA Cup Round 4

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hodgson, 19', Cochrane, 39')

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 4 (Price, 49', 59', 88', Barclay, 69')

Attendance: 43,702

Leeds United team: Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Huddersfield Town team: Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Young, Boot, Isaac, Barclay, Price, Mills, Beasley

Referee: unknown

P W D L F A PTS
Everton 42 27 5 10 88 52 59
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 22 11 9 88 39 55
Charlton Athletic 42 22 6 14 75 59 50
Middlesbrough 42 20 9 13 93 74 49
Arsenal 42 19 9 14 55 41 47
Derby County 42 19 8 15 66 55 46
Stoke City 42 17 12 13 71 68 46
Bolton Wanderers 42 15 15 12 67 58 45
Preston North End 42 16 12 14 63 59 44
Grimsby Town 42 16 11 15 61 69 43
Liverpool 42 14 14 14 62 63 42
Aston Villa 42 16 9 17 71 60 41
LEEDS UNITED 42 16 9 17 59 67 41
Manchester United 42 11 16 15 57 65 38
Blackpool 42 12 14 16 56 68 38
Sunderland 42 13 12 17 54 67 38
Portsmouth 42 12 13 17 47 70 37
Brentford 42 14 8 20 53 74 36
Huddersfield Town 42 12 11 19 58 64 35
Chelsea 42 12 9 21 64 80 33
Birmingham City 42 12 8 22 62 84 33
Leicester City 42 9 11 22 48 82 29