SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1952-53

SATURDAY 23rd AUGUST 1952

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Glazzard, 57')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 35,230

Huddersfield Town team: unknown

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Iggleden, Mills, McCall, Tyrer

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 27th AUGUST 1952 

BURY 2 (Plant, Kelly, 88')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Langley)

Attendance: 12,274

Bury team: Kirk, Griffiths. G, Massey, Greenhalgh, Head, Gordon, May, Walton, Plant, Kelly, Hays

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, McCall, Fidler, Iggleden, Langley

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 30th AUGUST 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Rundle og)

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1 (Govan)

Attendance: 25,067

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, McCall, Fidler, IggledenLangley

Plymouth Argyle team: Shortt, Ratcliffe, Jones, Dougall, Rundle, Porteous, Astall, Willis, Tadman, Smith, Govan

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Langley)

BURY 0

Attendance: 14,623

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, McCall, Fidler, Iggleden, Langley

Bury team: Kirk, Griffiths. G, Massey, Greenhalgh, Head, Bardsley, Fletcher, Walton, Plant, Gordon, Hays

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1952 

ROTHERHAM UNITED 3 (Noble pen, 35', White, 63', Grainger, 78')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden, 32')

Attendance: 14,900

Rotherham United team: Quairney, Selkirk, Warner, Edwards, Noble, Williams, White, Wragg, Grainger, Guest, Longden

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, McCall, Fidler, IggledenLangley

Referee: Clough. J 


WEDNESDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BIRMINGHAM CITY 1 (Rowley)

Attendance: 14,133

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Fidler, IggledenLangley

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Green, Martin, Boyd, Ferris, Warhurst, Cox, Murphy, Briggs, Rowley, Higgins

Referee: unknown 


SATURDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Smith, Mills)

FULHAM 0 

Attendance: 18,371

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Smith, Iggleden, Tyrer

Fulham team: Black, Dodgin, Lowe. E, Hill, Taylor. Jim, Lawler, Stevens, Robson, Jezzard, Brennan, Mitten

Referee: unknown


WEDNESDAY 17th SEPTEMBER 1952 

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Rowley 2)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hastie 2)

Attendance: 18,301

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Green, Martin, Boyd, Ferris, Warhurst, Cox, Murphy, Briggs, Rowley, Purdon

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Hastie, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 1952

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Moroney 2)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Tyrer)

Attendance: 22,437

West Ham United team: Gregory, Wright, Bond, Parker, Allison, O'Farrell, Woodgate, Barrett, Kearns, Moroney, Andrews

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Hastie, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden)

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Mallett)

Attendance: 13,299

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Hastie, Iggleden, Tyrer

Southampton team: Kiernan, Ellerington, Sillett, Elliott, Clements, Mallett, Day, Dudley, Judd, Bates, McDonald 

Referee:


SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 0

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Hines)

Attendance: 19,724

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Mills, Smith, Iggleden, Tyrer

Leicester City team: Anderson, Milburn, Lever, Gillies, King, Baldwin, Dryburgh, Griffiths, Hines, Dixon, Rowley

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th OCTOBER 1952

NOTTS COUNTY 3 (McCormack 30, xx', 40')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Southwell o.g)

Attendance: 22,836

Notts County team: unknown

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Stewart, Hastie, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee: 


SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER 1952

SHEFFIELD UNITED 2 (Brook, Hagan) 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (NIghtingale) 

Attendance: 33,683

Sheffield United team: Burgin, Furniss, Shaw. G, Brook, Latham, Shaw. J, Ringstead, Hagan, Browning, McNab, Hawksworth

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th OCTOBER 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Nightingale 2, Charles, Mills)

BARNSLEY 1 (Taylor)

Attendance: 22,155

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Mills, Charles, Nightingale, Tyrer

Barnsley team: Allan, Betts, May, Normanton, Spruce, Dougal, Kaye, Taylor, McMorran, Wood, Kelly

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 25th OCTOBER 1952 

LINCOLN CITY 1 (Graver, 22')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles, 33')

Attendance: 15,491

Lincoln City team: Jones, Green, Graham, Wright, Emery, Owen, Troops, Whittle, Graver, Finch, McClen

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Mills, Charles,   Nightingale, Tyrer

Referee: Cowen. F


SATURDAY 1st NOVEMBER 1952  

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Charles 3)

HULL CITY 1 (Todd)

Attendance: 25,538

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Hull City team: Bly, Hassall, Jensen, Harris, Duthie, Durham, Murray, Horton, Gerrie, Todd, Burbanks 

Referee:


SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER 1952

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 (Leaver)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles)

Attendance: 22,510

Blackburn Rovers: Elvy, Stuart, Eckersley, Campbell, Kelly, Clayton, Wharton, Leaver, Graham, Quigley, McLuckie

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Referee:


SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 1952

EVERTON 2 (Eglington 7', Potts 13')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charles 12', 31')

Attendance: 28,664

Everton team: O'Neill, Clinton, Rankin, Donovan, Jones, Lello, McNamara, Potts, Parker, Cummins, Eglington

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Note: Harold Williams left the field after 38' with a broken leg and Leeds played on with ten men.

Referee: Houston. J


SATURDAY 29th NOVEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Charles 3)

BRENTFORD 2 (Dare, Ledgerton)

Attendance: 16,077

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Brentford team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 6th DECEMBER 1952

DONCASTER ROVERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 15,744

Doncaster Rovers team: Hardwick, Makepeace, Graham, Brown, Paterson, Miller, Tindill, Lawlor, Harrison, Herbert, Walker

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


SATURDAY 13th DECEMBER 1952 

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Iggleden, 8', 18', Charles pen, 28', 40', NIghtingale, 80')

SWANSEA TOWN 1 (Church, 83')

Attendance: 21,065

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Swansea Town team: unknown

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 20th DECEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Iggleden, Charles)

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Glazzard)

Attendance: 34,365

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Huddersfield Town team:

Referee:


FRIDAY 26th DECEMBER 1952 

LUTON TOWN 2 (McCabe own goal, Pye)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 19,480

Luton Town team: Baynham, Jones, Aherne, Morton, Owen, Shanks, Davies, Moore, Pye, Watkins, Mitchell

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


SATURDAY 27th DECEMBER 1952

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charles, Langley)

LUTON TOWN 2 (Pye, Pemberton)

Attendance: 31,634

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Langley

Luton Town team: Baynham, Jones, Aherne, Morton, Owen, Shanks, Davies, Moore, Pye, Watkins, Pemberton

Referee:


SATURDAY 3rd JANUARY 1953 

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Iggleden)

Attendance: 27,149

Plymouth Argyle team: Shortt, Ratcliffe, Jones, Dougall, Robertson, Porteous, Astall, McCrory, Tadman, Smith, Govan

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


SATURDAY 17th JANUARY 1953

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Charles, 34, 41', 78', Nightingale, 54')

ROTHERHAM UNITED 0

Attendance: 24,048

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Missed penalty: Charles (hit the post, 43')

Rotherham United team: Quairney, Selkirk, Warner, Edwards, Williams. H, Williams. D, Grainger, Guest, Shaw, Rawson, Rickett

Referee: Clough. J


SATURDAY 24th JANUARY 1953

FULHAM 2 (Jezzard, Mitten)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Tyrer)

Attendance: 21,210

Fulham team: Flack, Pavitt, Lawler, Lowe. E, Taylor. Jim, Hill, Brennan, Robson, Jezzard, Haynes, Mitten

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:


SATURDAY 7th FEBRUARY 1953 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Iggleden, Charles 2)

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Kearns, Barrett)

Attendance: 17,680

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

West Ham United team: Gregory, Wright, Bond, Parker, Allison, O'Farrell, Woodgate, Barrett, Kearns, Gazzard, Hooper

Referee:


SATURDAY 14th FEBRUARY 1953 

LEICESTER CITY 3 (Morris, Rowley 2)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Meek, Charles 2)

Attendance: 21,754

Leicester City team: Dickson, Webb, Milburn, McArthur, Gillies, King, Dryburgh, Hogg, Hines, Rowley, Morris

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, McCall, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 21st FEBRUARY 1953

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Burden, 38', Iggleden, 69', McCall)

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Edwards)

Attendance: 22,922

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Langley, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, McCall, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Notts County team: Linton, Southwell, Deans, Adamson, Leuty, Johnston, McCormack, Jackson, McPherson. K, Edwards, Crookes

Referee: Evans. W


SATURDAY 28th FEBRUARY 1953

LEEDS UNITED 0

SHEFFIELD UNITED 3 (Browning, Hawksworth, Dunn o.g)

Attendance: 39,858

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Langley, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, McCall, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Sheffield United team: Burgin, Furniss, Shaw. G, Shaw. J, Latham, Toner, Ringstead, Hagan, Browning, Brook, Hawksworth

Referee:


SATURDAY 7th MARCH 1953

BARNSLEY 2 (Bartlett, Kaye pen)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charles, McCall)

Attendance: 11,536

Barnsley team: Hough, Yeuell, Thomas, Smith. N, McNeil, Archer, Kaye, Bartlett, Wood. R, Lumley, Smillie 

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Burden, McCabe, Mollatt, Meek, McCall, Charles, Iggleden, Langley

Referee:


SATURDAY 14th MARCH 1953 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Meek, 10', 58')

LINCOLN CITY 1 (Garvie, 71')

Attendance: 18,293

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Mollatt, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Meek

Lincoln City team: Jones, Green, Graham, Dykes, Emery, Owen, Troops, Garvie, Graver, Finch, Kerr

Missed penalty: Green (over the bar, 44')

Referee: Cowen. F


SATURDAY 21st MARCH 1953

HULL CITY 1 (Harris)

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 25,387

Hull City team: Bly, Phillips, Jensen, Harris, Duthie, Durham, Fagan, Horton, Gerrie, Murray, Cripsey

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Mollatt, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Meek

Referee: Power. P


SATURDAY 28th MARCH 1953 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BLACKBURN ROVERS 3 (Crossan, Holmes, Quigley)

Attendance: 10,644

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, Iggleden, Nightingale, Charles, Stewart, Meek

Blackburn Rovers team: Elvy, Gray, Roberts, Chadwick, Stuart, Bell, Campbell, Crossan,    Holmes, Quigley, Glover

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th APRIL 1953

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 2 (Leverton, Burkitt)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Nightingale)

Attendance: 18,734

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Whare, Hutchinson, French, Gager, Burkitt, Moore, Leverton, Ardon, Capel, Collindridge

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Forrest, Iggleden, Meek

Referee:


MONDAY 6th APRIL 1953 

SOUTHAMPTON 2 (Horton, Day)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Nightingale 2)

Attendance: 17,704

Southampton team: Kiernan, Ellerington, Sillett, Elliott, Clements, Horton, Day, Purves, McDonald, Williams, Hoskins

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Forrest, Iggleden, Meek

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th APRIL 1953

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Forrest, Meek)

EVERTON 0

Attendance: 15,363

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Charles,  Forrest, Nightingale, Meek

Everton team: O'Neill, Lindsay, Rankin, Farrell, Jones, Lello, Buckle, Fielding, Hickson, Parker, Eglington

Referee: unknown


THURSDAY 16th APRIL 1953 

SWANSEA TOWN 3 (Medwin, 22', 80', Jones. C, 59')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Meek, 14', Charles, 36')

Attendance: 21,262

Swansea Town team: unknown

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Charles, Forrest, Meek

Referee: unknown


SATURDAY 18th APRIL 1953 

BRENTFORD 3 (Ledgerton, 2', Coote, 17', Lawton, 70')

LEEDS UNTED 3 (Charles, 35', 81', Forrest, 41')

Attendance: 12,783

Brentford team: Newton, Monk, Munro, Harper, Bragg, Coote, Bloomfield, D'Arcy, Lawton, Lattimer, Ledgerton

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Iggleden, Charles, Forrest, Nightingale, Meek

Referee: Topliss. J


WEDNESDAY 22nd APRIL 1953 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Burden, Kerfoot)

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Moore)

Attendance: 11,497

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Iggleden, Charles, Forrest, Nightingale, Meek

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Thomas, Clarke, French, Cager, Burkitt, Moore, Scott, Leverton, Capel, Collindridge

Referee:


SATURDAY 25th APRIL 1953

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Kerfoot)

DONCASTER ROVERS 1 (Tindill, 24')

Attendance: 12,715

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charlton, Burden, McCall, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Meek

Doncaster Rovers team: Gregg, Makepeace, Harvey, Jones, Paterson, Brown, Tindill, Lawlor, Adey, McMorran, Walker

Referee:

SATURDAY 10th JANUARY 1953

FA CUP ROUND 3

BRENTFORD 2 (Ledgerton, 8', Lawton, 25')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles, 6') 

Attendance: 22,650

Brentford team: Jeffries, Monk, Munro, Harper, Bragg, Latimer, Goodwin, Dare, Lawton, Sperrin, Ledgerton

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Meek, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Tyrer

Referee: Evans. W

P W D L F A PTS
Sheffield United 42 25 10 7 97 55 60
Huddersfield Town 42 24 10 8 84 33 58
Luton Town 42 22 8 12 84 49 52
Plymouth Argyle 42 20 9 13 65 60 49
Leicester City 42 18 12 12 89 74 48
Birmingham City 42 19 10 13 71 66 48
Nottingham Forest 42 18 8 16 77 67 44
Fulham 42 17 10 15 81 71 44
Blackburn Rovers 42 18 8 16 68 65 42
LEEDS UNITED 42 14 15 13 71 63 43
Swansea Town 42 15 12 15 78 81 42
Rotherham United 42 16 9 17 75 74 41
Doncaster Rovers 42 12 16 14 58 64 40
West Ham United 42 13 13 16 58 60 39
Lincoln City 42 11 17 14 64 71 39
Everton 42 12 14 16 71 75 38
Brentford 42 13 11 18 59 76 37
Hull City 42 14 8 20 57 69 36
Notts County 42 14 8 20 60 88 36
Bury 42 13 9 20 53 81 35
Southampton 42 10 13 19 68 85 33
Barnsley 42 5 8 29 47 108 18