SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1951-52

SATURDAY 18th AUGUST 1951

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Browning, 10')

BRENTFORD 1 (Paton, 82')

Attendance: 20,268

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Kirk, Burden, Williams, Iggleden, Browning, Stevenson, Hughes 

Brentford team: unknown

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 22nd AUGUST 1951

BIRMINGHAM CITY 1 (Ferris)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Stevenson)

Attendance: 17,081

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Hall, Green, Boyd, Badham, Ferris, Stewart, Higgins, Trigg, Rowley, Berry

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Iggleden, Browning, Stevenson, Williams

Note: Kirk spent 20' of the first half having treatment for a cut eye and Browning left the field towards the end of the game with a leg injury.

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 25th AUGUST 1951

DONCASTER ROVERS 2 (Tindill, 41', Lawlor, 48')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 22,222

Doncaster Rovers team: Hardwick, Makepeace, Graham, Brown, Bycroft, Miller, Calverley, Martin, Harrison, Lawlor, Tindill

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Kirk, Burden, Finlay, Iggleden, Barritt, Stevenson, Harrison

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 29th AUGUST 1951

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden, 35')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 1 (Purdon, 11')

Attendance: 15,098

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Iggleden, Barritt, Miller, Williams

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Badham, Green, Boyd, Atkins, Ferris, Stewart, Purdon, Daley, Smith, Berry

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1951 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Miller)

EVERTON 2 (Eglington 2)

Attendance: 16,873

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Iggleden, Kirk, Miller, Williams

Everton team: Sagar, Jones, Lindsay, Donovan, Lindley, Farrell, McNamara, Fielding, Hickson, Parker, Eglington

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1951

SOUTHAMPTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 19,682

Southampton team: Thomas, Ellerington, Anderson, Curtis, Wilkins, Horton, Day, Bates, Brown, Edwards, Dudley

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Mollatt, Kirk, Burden, Williams, Iggleden, Browning, Hughes, Tyrer

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 1951 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hughes, 35', Milburn, 88')

CARDIFF CITY 1 (Evans)

Attendance: 12,860

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Mollatt, Kirk, Burden, Hudson, Iggleden, Browning, Hughes, Tyrer

Cardiff City team: unknown

Missed penalty: (saved by Taylor)

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Browning, 37', 71', Tyrer, 57')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 2 (Woodhead, 17', McJarrow, 54')

Attendance: 20,016

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Mollatt, Kirk, Burden, Hudson, Iggleden, Browning, Hughes, Tyrer

Sheffield Wednesday team: McIntosh, Jackson, Curtis, Gannon, Witcomb, Marriott, Sewell, McJarrow, Henry, Woodhead

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER 1951 

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Hawkins, 3', Woodgate pen, 48')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 19,464

West Ham United team: Taylor, Wright, Devlin, Moroney, Allison, O'Farrell, Bing, Barrett, Hawkins, Gazzard, Woodgate

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Mollatt, Kirk, Burden, Hudson, Iggleden, Browning, Hughes, Tyrer

Note: Browning left the field after 53' with concussion and Hudson left the field after 88' with a calf muscle injury. Leeds finished the game with nine men.

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 29th SEPTEMBER 1951

ROTHERHAM UNITED 4 (Guest, 10', Shaw, ??', ??, Tomlinson, ??')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden 2)

Attendance: 21,352

Rotherham United team: unknown

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Milburn, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Williams, Iggleden, Browning, Mills, Tyrer

Note: Tyrer left the field injured and Leeds played with ten men.

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 6th OCTOBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Iggleden 2, Mills)

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Hawksworth)

Attendance: 26,915

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Ross, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Browning, Iggleden, Williams

Sheffield United team: Burgin, Toner, Cox, Hitchen, Latham, Shaw, Hutchinson, Smith, F A, Brook, Hagan, Hawksworth

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 13th OCTOBER 1951 

BARNSLEY 3 (?, McMorran, Smith)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden)

Attendance: 15,565

Barnsley team: unknown

Leeds United team: Taylor, Dunn, Ross, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Browning, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 20th OCTOBER 1951 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Harrison)

HULL CITY 0

Attendance: 24,656

Leeds United team: Searson, Ross, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Barritt, Iggleden, Williams

Hull City team: Bly, Hassall, Durham, Jensen, Meens, Harris, Linaker, Duthie, Gerrie, Todd, Harrison

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 27th OCTOBER 1951

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (Bell, Crossan)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Harrison, Fidler, Iggleden)

Attendance: 20,631

Blackburn Rovers team: Patterson, Holliday, Eckersley, Campbell, Kelly, Bell, Glover, Crossan, Harris, Nightingale, Wharton

Leeds United team: Searson, Ross, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Goals: Harrison, Fidler, Iggleden

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 3rd NOVEMBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Iggleden, Fidler, Williams)

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 0

Attendance: 22,875

Leeds United team: Searson, Ross, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Queens Park Rangers team: Brown, Poppitt, Powell. G, Clayton, Chapman, Farrow, Waugh, Smth, Addinall, Gilberg, Shepherd

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 10th NOVEMBER 1951 

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Jackson)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Fidler, Kerfoot)

Attendance: 25,307

Notts County team: unknown

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 17th NOVEMBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden)

LUTON TOWN 1 (Stobbart)

Attendance: 27,405

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Luton Town team: unknown

Referee: unknown

Note: Kirk suffered a blow to the mouth and had two teeth extracted after the game.


SATURDAY 24th NOVEMBER 1951 

BURY 1 (Hayes)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, 31', Fidler, ??')

Attendance: 11,836

Bury team: unknown

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 1st DECEMBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Mills)

SWANSEA TOWN 1

Attendance: 17,957

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Swansea Town team:

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 8th DECEMBER 1951

COVENTRY CITY 4 (Chisholm 2, Lochhead 2)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Williams, Kerfoot)

Attendance: 14,621

Coventry City team: Taylor, Cook, Mason, Dorman, McDonnell, Simpson, Warner, Allen, Roberts, Chisholm, Lochhead

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kirk, Charles, Kerfoot, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 15th DECEMBER 1951

BRENTFORD 2 (Goalscorers unknown)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Mills)

Attendance: 17,957

Brentford team: unknown

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, McCabe, Charles, Kerfoot, Harrison, Mills, Fidler,   Iggleden, Williams

Referee: Leafe. R


SATURDAY 22nd DECEMBER 1951

LEEDS UNITED 0

DONCASTER ROVERS 0

Attendance: 21,793

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Doncaster Rovers team: Hardwick, Makepeace, Graham, Jones, Paterson, Miller, Dubois, Herbert, Harrison, Martin, Tindill

Referee: unknown


TUESDAY 25th DECEMBER 1951

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Hines)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Mills)

Attendance: 24,498

Leicester City team: Anderson, Jackson, Lever, McArthur, Halton, Dunne, Dryburgh, Griffiths, Hines, Worthington, Rowley

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 26th DECEMBER 1951 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Fidler 2)

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Hines)

Attendance: 29,422

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Miller, Williams

Leicester City team: Anderson, Jackson, Lever, McArthur, Halton, King, Dryburgh, Griffiths, Hines, Worthington, Rowley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 29th DECEMBER 1951 

EVERTON 2 (Eglington 2)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 37,616

Everton team: Leyland, Clinton, Lindsay, Donovan, Jones, Farrell, McNamara, Fielding, Hickson, Parker, Eglington

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: Wood. T

                                                                                                          

SATURDAY 5th JANUARY 1952

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Fidler)

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Bogan)

Attendance: 25,319

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Southampton team: Kiernan, Ellerington, Sillett, Elliott, Horton, Mallett, Day, Bogan, Judd, Dudley, Lowder 

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th JANUARY 1952

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Dooley)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden 2)

Attendance: 42,354

Sheffield Wednesday team: McIntosh, Bannister, Curtis, Gannon, O'Donnell, Davies, Finney, Froggatt, Dooley, Quixall, Rickett

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Miller, Barritt, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th JANUARY 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Milburn, Kirk, Iggleden)

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Gazzard)

Attendance: 32,297

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

West Ham United team: Gregory, Wright, Kinsell, Parker, Allison, O'Farrell, Hooper, Gazzard, Hawkins, Andrews, Woodgate

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 9th FEBRUARY 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden)

ROTHERHAM UNITED 0

Attendance: 47,985

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Rotherham United team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 16th FEBRUARY 1952

SHEFFIELD UNITED 3 (Smith. F A, Hutchinson 2)

LEEDS UNITED 0

ATT: 36,265

Sheffield United team: Burgin, Furniss, Cox, Hitchen, Toner, Shaw, Ringstead, Smith. F A, Browning, Hutchinson, Hawksworth

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1952

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Mills)

BARNSLEY 0

Attendance: 32,221

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Kirk, Iggleden, Hughes

Barnsley team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 8th MARCH 1952

HULL CITY 3 (Gerrie, 2', Carter, 44', 75')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Stewart, 22', Williams, 86')

Attendance: 28,767

Hull City team: Bly, Hassall, Jensen, Harris, Berry, Durham, Harrison, Gerrie, Nicklas, Carter, Burbanks

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Kirk, Burden, Harrison, Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 15th MARCH 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden)

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0

Attendance: 29,226

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hughes, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Stewart, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Blackburn Rovers team: Elvey, Gray, Stuart, Campbell, Holliday, Clayton, Glover, Crossan, Holmes, Nightingale, Wharton

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 22nd MARCH 1952  

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 15,195

Queens Park Rangers team: Brown, Powell. G, Ingham, Gilberg, Spence, Farrow, Muir, Hold, Addinall, Smith, Waugh

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hughes, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Stewart, Fidler, Iggleden, Hudson

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 29th MARCH 1952

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Barritt)

NOTTS COUNTY 0

Attendance: 12,867

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hughes, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Barritt, Iggleden, Williams

Notts County team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 5th APRIL 1952 

LUTON TOWN 2 (Moore, 2', 4')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden, 87')

Attendance: 11,460

Luton Town team: unknown

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Barritt, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


FRIDAY 11th APRIL 1952

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Leverton)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Williams)

Attendance: 28,808

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Whare, Hutchinson, Orr, Gager, Burkitt, Love, Leverton, Ardron, Moore, Collindridge

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 12th APRIL 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Mills 2)

BURY 1 (Daniel)

Attendance: 23,004

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Bury team: unknown

Referee: unknown


MONDAY 14th APRIL 1952

LEEDS UNITED 0

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

Attendance: 26,511

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Stewart, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Thomas, Hutchinson, Morley, Gager, Burkitt, Moore, Scott, Ardron, Capel, Collindridge

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1952

SWANSEA TOWN 4 (Turnbull 2, Allchurch 2)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Williams)

Attendance: 18,206

Swansea Town team: unknown

Leeds United team: Scott, Hair, Hughes, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown

 

SATURDAY 26th APRIL 1952

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Dorman o.g, Kerfoot, Fidler)

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Brown)

Attendance: 16,322

Leeds United team: Scott, Milburn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Coventry City team: Gilbert, Kirk, Mason, McDonnell, Jamieson, Simpson, Lockart, Warner, Brown, Lowrie, Dorman

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 3rd MAY 1952

CARDIFF CITY 3 (Grant 2, Chisholm)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden, 88')

Attendance: 45,925

Cardiff City team:

Leeds United team: Scott, Milburn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Harrison, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown 

SATURDAY 12th JANUARY 1952

FA Cup Round 3

ROCHDALE 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Kirk 2)

Attendance: 21,475

Rochdale team: Nicholls. Whitworth, Radford, Lynn, Downes, Buchan, Arthur, Tomlinson, Middlebrough, Foulds, Betts

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Mills, Fidler, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: Mackay. L


SATURDAY 2nd FEBRUARY 1952

FA Cup Round 4

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Milburn, Iggleden)

BRADFORD PARK AVENUE 0

Attendance: 50,645

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Stewart, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Bradford Park Avenue team:

Referee


SATURDAY 23rd FEBRUARY 1952

FA Cup Round 5

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Milburn)

CHELSEA 1 (Smith)

Attendance: 52,328

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Kirk, Mills, Milburn, Iggleden, Williams

Chelsea team: Robertson, Tickridge, Willemse, Armstrong, Harris, Mitchell, Gray, D'Arcy,   Smith. B, Bentley, Jones

Referee: Black. G


WEDNESDAY 27th FEBRUARY 1952

FA Cup Round 5, replay

CHELSEA 1 (D'Arcy, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Kirk, 35')

After Extra Time

Attendance: 60,851

Chelsea team: Robertson, Tickridge, Willemse, Armstrong, Harris, Mitchell, Gray, D'Arcy,   Smith. B, Bentley, Campbell

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Stewart, Kirk, Iggleden, Hughes

Referee: Black. G


MONDAY 3rd MARCH 1952

FA Cup Round 5, 2nd replay (played at Villa Park, Birmingham)

CHELSEA 5 (Bentley, 16', Smith. B, 41', 55', 56', Gray, 74')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Mills, 31')

Attendance: 30,504

Chelsea team: Robertson, Bathgate, Tickridge, Armstrong, Harris, Dickson, Smith. J, D'Arcy, Smith. B, Bentley, Gray

Leeds United team: Searson, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Kirk, Iggleden, Hughes

Referee: Black. G

P W D L F A PTS
Sheffield Wednesday 42 21 11 10 100 66 53
Cardiff City 42 20 11 11 72 54 51
Birmingham City 42 21 9 12 67 56 51
Nottingham Forest 42 18 13 11 77 62 49
Leicester City 42 19 9 14 78 64 47
LEEDS UNITED 42 18 11 13 59 57 47
Everton 42 17 10 15 64 8 44
Luton Town 42 16 12 14 77 78 44
Rotherham United 42 17 8 17 73 71 42
Brentford 42 15 12 15 54 55 42
Sheffield United 42 18 5 19 90 76 41
West Ham United 42 15 11 16 67 77 41
Southampton 42 15 11 16 61 73 41
Blackburn Rovers 42 17 6 19 54 63 40
Notts County 42 16 7 19 71 68 39
Doncaster Rovers 42 13 12 17 55 60 38
Bury 42 15 7 20 67 69 37
Hull City 42 13 11 18 60 70 37
Swansea Town 42 12 12 18 72 76 36
Barnsley 42 11 14 17 59 72 36
Coventry City 42 14 6 22 59 82 34
Queens Park Rangers 42 11 12 19 52 81 34