SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1948-49

SATURDAY 21st AUGUST 1948

LEICESTER CITY 6 (McKennan 2, Lee 2, Revie 2)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Chisholm, Short)

Attendance: 34,937

Leicester City team: Bradley, Frame, Harrison. J, Garvey, Harrison. W, Griffiths, Lee, Adam, Revie, McKennan, Smith

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 25th AUGUST 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BRENTFORD 0 

Attendance: 26,625

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Brentford team: 

Referee:


SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Chisholm 2)

LUTON TOWN 0 

Attendance: 25,463

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Luton Town team: Streton, Cooke, Lindsay, Collins, Hall, Gardiner, Nelson, Brennan, Arnison, Duggan, Waugh

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1948

BRENTFORD 1 (Woodward)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Milburn pen, Short, Chisholm) 

Attendance: 19,212

Brentford team:

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Chisholm, 21', 26', Short, 54', 88')

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Bett, 46') 

Attendance: 29,557

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Coventry City team: Wood, Barratt, Mason. R, Smith, Cox, Simpson. N, Warner, Bett, Roberts, Murphy, Gardner

Referee: Evans. W

Note: Prior to the game, the fire brigade were called due to burning wood beneath the flooring in one of the stands.


WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 0

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0 

Attendance: 37,640

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Tottenham Hotspur team: Ditchburn. Tickeridge, Buckingham, Nicholson, Woodward, Burgess, Cox, Baily, Duquemin, Bennett, Jones

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1948 

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 3 (Witcomb pen, Fox, Jordan)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cochrane)

Attendance: 31,735

Sheffield Wednesday team: McIntosh, Westlake, Swift, Witcomb, Turton, Cockroft, Fox, Quigley, Jordan, Froggatt, Woodhead

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Burden, Short, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee:


MONDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1948

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Cox, Jones)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Milburn, Cochrane)

Attendance: 33,793

Tottenham Hotspur team: Ditchburn. Tickeridge, Buckingham, Nicholson, Toulouse, Burgess, Cox, Baily, Duquemin, Bennett, Jones

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Wakefield, 22', Milburn pen, 45', Cochrane, 77')

LINCOLN CITY 1 (Bett, 67')

Attendance: 33,963

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Lincoln City team: Moulson, Stillyards, Bean, Grummett, Johnson, Owen, McCormick, Bett, Lester, Parr, Windle

Referee: Glendinning. T


SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1948 

CHESTERFIELD 3 (Hudson 2, Capel)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wakefield) 

Attendance: 15,150

Chesterfield team:

Leeds United team: Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee:


SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Marsh)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 3 (Williams 2, Walsh) 

Attendance: 33,706

Leeds United team: Lomas, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Marsh, Burden, Chisholm, Heaton

West Bromwich Albion team: Sanders, Cox, Kinsell, Millard, Vernon, Hood, Elliott, Williams, Walsh, Haines, Barker 

Referee:


SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1948

BRADFORD PARK AVENUE 1 (Downie)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Chisholm)

Attendance: 25,587

Bradford Park Avenue team: Farr, Stephen, Farrell, Crowther, Horsman, Layton, Glover, Henry, Ainsley, Downie, Elliott

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Hindle, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cochrane)

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Grant) 

Attendance: 34,959

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Southampton team: Black, Ramsey, Rochford, Smith, Webber, Mallett, Day, Curtis, Wayman, Bates, Grant 

Referee:


SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1948

BARNSLEY 1 (Morris, 42')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning, 28')

Attendance: 26,240

Barnsley team: Kelly. P, Williams, Pallister, Clayton, Whyte, Glover, Smith, Griffiths, Robledo, Baxter, Morris

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Burden 2, Milburn pen, Heaton, Chisholm, Browning)

GRIMSBY TOWN 3 (Lloyd, Galley, Briggs)

Attendance: 33,581

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Grimsby Town  team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1948 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 24,237

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Thomas, McCall, Morley, Gager, Burkitt, Linaker, Johnson, Edwards, Ottewell, Lee

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: Parker. J


SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1948 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning)

FULHAM 1 (Thomas. R)

Attendance: 26,240

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Fulham team: Flack, Freeman, Baccuzzi, Quested, Taylor, Beasley, Thomas. S, Thomas. R, Stevens, Jezzard, McDonald

Referee:


SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1948

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 2 (Edds, Tadman)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Heaton)

Attendance: 24,752

Plymouth Argyle team: Shorte, Silk, Jones, Boyd, Goddard, Taylor, Astall, Dews, Tadman, Edds, Blatchford

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1948

CARDIFF CITY 2 (Allen, Stevenson)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning) 

Attendance: 31,973

Cardiff City team:

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Burden)

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 2 (Gibbons, Pattison) 

Attendance: 26,420

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Queens Park Rangers team: Allen, Powell. G, Jefferson, Parkinson, Smith. G, Farrow, Hartburn, Stewart, Gibbons, Hatton, Pattison

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Heaton 2, Chisholm)

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Edwards)

Attendance: 22,600

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McAdam, Depear, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Leicester City team: Major, Frame, Harrison, Dawson, Smith, Johnston, Griffiths, Patterson, Lee, Revie, Edwards

Referee:


SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1948 

WEST HAM UNITED 3 (Wright 2, Corbett)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Holley, Browning)

Attendance: 13,256

West Ham United team: Taylor, Yeomanson, Forde, Corbett, Walker, Moroney, Parsons, Dick, Wright, Wade, Woodgate

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McAdam, Holley, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee:


MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Chisholm)

WEST HAM UNITED 3 (Wright 2, Dick) 

Attendance: 32,577

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Williams, Milburn, McAdam, Depear, Dunn, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

West Ham United team: Taylor, Yeomanson, Forde, Corbett, Walker, Moroney, Woodgate, Parsons, Wright, Dick, Wade

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1949 

LUTON TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 15,310

Luton Town team: Streton, Wilson, Cooke, Morton, Hall, Gardiner, Brennan, Kiernan, Duggan, Watkins, Waugh

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Depear, McAdam, Cochrane, Iggleden, Browning, Marsh, Heaton

Referee:


SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1949

COVENTRY CITY 4 (Jamieson, 22', Roberts, 24', 44', Lockhart pen, 26')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning, 80') 

Attendance: 23,670

Coventry City team: Wood, Tooze, Mason. R, Snape, Mason. G, Alderton, Warner, Jamieson, Roberts, Murphy, Lockhart

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Depear, McAdam, Cochrane, Iggleden, Browning, Burden, Heaton

Referee: Evans. W


SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1949 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cochrane, 4')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Quigley pen, 63') 

Attendance: 42,053

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, McMorran, Iggleden, Heaton

Sheffield Wednesday team: McIntosh, Westlake, Swift, Locherty, Turton, Witcomb, Kilshaw, Quigley, Daley, Froggatt, Woodhead

Referee: Nixon. W


SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1949 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (McMorran)

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 32,963

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, McMorran, Iggleden, Heaton

Blackburn Rovers team: Hughes, Gray, Eckersley, Cook, Pryde, Bell, Wharton, Crossan, Westcott, McClelland, Fenton

Referee: Fletcher


SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1949 

LINCOLN CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 18,060

Lincoln City team: Jepson, Green, Bean, Grummett, Emery, Wright, McCormick, Eastham, Dodds, Parr, Docherty

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, Moss, McMorran, Iggleden, Heaton

Referee: Glendinning. T


SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1949 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BURY 1 (Bellis)

Attendance: 27,063

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, Moss, Iggleden, Rudd, McMorran

Bury team: Bradshaw, Griffiths. G, Griffiths. B, Jones, Hart, Bardsley, Whitworth, Hanlon, Massart, Worthington, Bellis

Referee:


SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1949 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning, 85')

CHESTERFIELD 0 

Attendance: 29,362

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Iggleden, Rudd, Browning

Chesterfield team: Middleton, Kirkman, Bell, Robinson, Becker, Halton, Moore, Southall, Marron, Thompson, Smith

Referee: Rand. T


SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1949

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Browning, xx', 29', Iggleden, 14', Cochrane, xx')

BRADFORD PARK AVENUE 2 (Stevens, 20', Deplidge, 68')

Attendance: 22,477

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd

Bradford Park Avenue team: Farr, Hepworth, Farrell, White, Horsman, Elliott, Glover, Henry, Hodgson, Deplidge, Stevens

Referee: Flanaghan. B


SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1949 

SOUTHAMPTON 2 (Wayman, Day)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Webber o.g) 

Attendance: 25,736

Southampton team: Black, Ellerington, Rochford, Wilkins, Webber, Mallett, Day, Curtis, Wayman, Bates, Heaton

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, Marsh, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd

Referee:


SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1949 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Moss, McMorran, Browning 2)

BARNSLEY 1 (Whyte)

Attendance: 29,701

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Moss, Rudd

Barnsley team: Kelly. P, Swallow, Pallister, Normanton, Whyte, Glover, Smith, Griffiths, Richardson, Wright, Kelly. J

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1949

GRIMSBY TOWN 5

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning)

Attendance: 15,848

Grimsby Town team:

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Burden, Holley, Bullions, Edwards, Iggleden, Browning, Moss, Rudd

Referee:


SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1949

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden, 83')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0 

Attendance: 31,062

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, McCabe, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Thomas, McCall, Burkitt, Gager, Ottewell, Scott, Love, Leverton, Kaile, Lee 

Referee: Wright. H


WEDNESDAY 6th APRIL 1949 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Barlow pen)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 28,662

West Bromwich Albion team: Sanders, Pemberton, Millard, Barlow, Vernon, Ryan, Elliott, Williams, Walsh, Haines, Barker

Leeds United team: Searson, Bannister, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Burden, Cochrane, Iggleden, Browning, Moss, Edwards


SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1949 

FULHAM 1 (Rowley)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 23,961

Fulham team: Flack, Freeman, Baccuzzi, Bewley, Taylor, Beasley, Thomas. S, Stevens, Rowley, Thomas. R, McDonald

Leeds United team: Searson, Bannister, Milburn, Ingham, McCabe, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Moss, Iggleden

Referee:


SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1949

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning)

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 0 

Attendance: 24,326

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, McCabe, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd

Plymouth Argyle team: Shorte, Silk, Jones, Pengelly, Dixon, Taylor, Strauss, Squires, Tadman, Dews, Edds

Referee:


MONDAY 18th APRIL 1949

BURY 3 (Whitworth 2, Massart)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (McMorran) 

Attendance: 15,305

Bury team: Grieves, Massey, Griffiths. G, Bardsley, Hart, Daniel, Whitworth, Hanlon, Massart, Bodle, Barclay

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, McCabe, Burden, Cochrane, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd, McMorran

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1949 

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 18,873

Blackburn Rovers team: Patterson, Gray, Eckersley, Baldwin, Pryde, Horton, Wharton, Crossan, Westcott, Bell, Priday 

Leeds United team: Searson, Bannister, Milburn, McCabe, Charles, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Iggleden, Rudd

Referee:


SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1949

LEEDS UNITED 0

CARDIFF CITY 0 

Attendance: 19,945

Leeds United team: Searson, Bannister, Milburn, McCabe, Charles, Burden, Cochrane, McMorran, Browning, Moss, Rudd

Cardiff City team: Morris, Stitfall. R, Sherwood, Williams. G, Montgomery, Blair, Stitfall. A, Williams. R, Best, Stevenson, Edwards

Referee: Key. H


SATURDAY 7th MAY 1949

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 2 (Addinall 2)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 16,730

Queens Park Rangers team: Allen, Reay, Jefferson, Nicholas, Smith. G, Hill, Duggan, Ramscar, Pointon, Addinall, Wardle

Leeds United team: Searson, Bannister, Milburn, McCabe, Charles, Burden, Cochrane, Marsh, Browning, Moss, Rudd

Referee:

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1949

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning, 7')

NEWPORT COUNTY 3 (Roffi, Carr, Comley, 81')

Attendance: 31,500

Leeds United team: Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Depear, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Marsh, Heaton

Newport County team: Grant, Gradford, Hayward, Roffi, Wilcocks, Newall, Williams, Comley, Morrall, Carr, Harper

Referee: Nixon. W

P W D L F A PTS
Fulham 42 24 9 9 77 37 57
West Bromwich Albion 42 24 8 10 69 39 56
Southampton 42 23 9 10 69 36 55
Cardiff City 42 19 13 10 62 47 51
Tottenham Hotspur 42 17 16 9 72 44 50
Chesterfield 42 15 17 10 51 45 47
West Ham United 42 18 10 14 56 58 46
Sheffield Wednesday 42 15 13 14 63 56 43
Barnsley 42 14 12 16 62 61 40
Luton Town 42 14 12 16 55 57 40
Grimsby Town 42 15 10 17 72 76 40
Bury 42 17 6 19 67 76 40
Queens Park Rangers 42 14 11 17 44 62 39
Blackburn Rovers 42 15 8 19 53 63 38
LEEDS UNITED 42 12 13 17 55 63 37
Coventry City 42 15 7 20 55 64 37
Bradford Park Avenue 42 13 11 18 65 78 37
Brentford 42 11 14 17 42 53 36
Leicester City 42 10 16 16 62 79 36
Plymouth Argyle 42 12 12 18 49 64 36
Nottingham Forest 42 14 7 21 50 54 35
Lincoln City 42 8 12 22 53 91 28