SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1954-55

SATURDAY 21st AUGUST 1954 

HULL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Brook, Charles) 

Attendance: 32,071

Hull City team: Bly, Harrison, Jensen, Downie, Franklin, Durham, Atkinson, Gerrie, Crosbie, Ackerman, Dryburgh

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, Toner, Nightingale, Charles, Brook, McCall

Referee:

 

WEDNESDAY 25th AUGUST 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charles 2)

ROTHERHAM UNITED 4 

Attendance: 25,021

Leeds Unted team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Toner, McCall

Rotherham United team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Toner, Vickers)

LINCOLN CITY 3 

Attendance: 22,326

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charlton, Burden, Toner, Nightingale, Charles, Vickers, Williams

Lincoln City team:

Referee:


MONDAY 30th AUGUST 1954

ROTHERHAM UNITED 3

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 17,799

Rotherham United team:

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Vickers, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1954 

BURY 5

LEEDS UNITED 3 (McCall, Charles, May o,g) 

Attendance: 15,357

Bury team:

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Burden, Toner, Forrest, Charles, Vickers, McCall

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 0

STOKE CITY 1 (King) 

Attendance: 20,295

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Nightingale, Brook, Forrest, Vickers, McCall

Stoke City team: Robertson, Short, McCue, Mountford, Thomson, Sellars, Hutchinson, Hutton, King, Cairns, Oscroft

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Nightingale 3, Kerfoot, Brook)

SWANSEA TOWN 2 

Attendance: 20,040

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Swansea Town team:

Referee:


MONDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1954 

STOKE CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest)

Attendance: 19,311

Stoke City team: Robertson, Bourne, McCue, Mountford, Thomson, Sellars, Bevans, Hutton, King, Cairns, Oscroft

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest)

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Thompson)

Attendance: 22,402

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Nottingham Forest team: Walker, Whare, Thomas, Martin, McKinlay, Burkitt, Scott, Thompson, Ardron, Wilson, McLaren

Referee:


SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1954

IPSWICH TOWN 1 (Garneys)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Williams, Nightingale, 86') 

Attendance: 16,716

Ipswich Town team: Parry, Acres, Malcolm, Myles, Rees, Parker, Reed, Crowe, Garneys, Phillips, McLuckie

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Marsden, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee: Dellow. W

 

SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest)

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0 

Attendance: 21,200

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Hall, Green, Boyd, Newman, Warhurst, Stewart, Kinsey, Murphy, Lane, Govan

Referee:


SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1954 

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Upton, Harrison. R)

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Brook 2, McCall 2) 

Attendance: 20,214

Derby County team: Hunter, Barrowcliffe, Mozley, Young, Upton, Imlach, Powell, Harrison. R, Pye, Parry, Dunn

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Ripley, Forrest)

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Dick) 

Attendance: 21,074

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Marsden, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

West Ham United team: Taylor, Bond, Kinsell, Malcom, Brown, O'Farrell, Hooper, Foan, Sexton, Dick, Andrews

Referee:


SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1954 

BRISTOL ROVERS 5

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Brook)

Attendance: 24,568

Bristol Rovers team:

Leeds United team: Scott, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Marsden, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, CharlesBrook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Williams, Nightingale, McCall)

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 2 (Porteous, Anderson) 

Attendance: 20,613

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Plymouth Argyle team: Shortt, Ratcliffe, Morgan, Tilley, Robertson, Dougall, Davies, Dews, Davis, Porteous, Anderson

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1954 

PORT VALE 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Nightingale) 

Attendance: 16,062

Port Vale team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ripley)

DONCASTER ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 15,757

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Ripley, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Doncaster Rovers team: Hardwick, Makepeace, Graham, Hunt, Lawlor. J, Herbert, Mooney, Lawlor. C, Walker, Brown, Tindill

Referee:


SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1954 

NOTTS COUNTY 1 (Broadbent)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Nightingale 2) 

Attendance: 14,519

Notts County team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Forrest, Charles pen)

LIVERPOOL 2 (Liddell, 4', 88') 

Attendance: 22,263

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Liverpool team: Rudham, Lambert, Moran, Wilkinson, Hughes, Twentyman, Arnell, Rowley, Anderson, Evans, Liddell

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1954 

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 (Langton pen)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Nightingale, 50', 80') 

Attendance: 26,187

Blackburn Rovers team: Elvy, Stuart, Taylor, Clayton, Kelly, Bell, Mooney, Crossan, Briggs, Quigley, Langton

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles)

FULHAM 1 (Newcombe) 

Attendance: 30,714

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, TonerNightingale, Forrest, Vickers, McCall

Fulham team: Black, Fisher, Lawler, Hill, Brice, Lowe, Newcombe, Robson, Jezzard, Haynes, Mitten

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1954

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Brook, Nightingale, Forrest)

HULL CITY 0

Attendance: 23,991

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Hull City team: Teece, Harrison, Neal, Horton, Franklin, Durham, Atkinson, Crosbie, Davidson, Ackerman, Cripsey

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1954 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest)

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Scott, 71')

Attendance: 26,344

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Mollatt, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Middlesbrough team: Ugolini, Barnard, Brown, Harris, Robinson, Dicks, Delapenha, Scott, Wayman, Hartnett

Referee:


MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1954 

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Wayman, 6')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 45,271

Middlesbrough team: Ugolini, Barnard, Brown, Harris, Robinson, Dicks, Delapenha, Scott, Wayman, Hartnett

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Mollatt, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1955 

LINCOLN CITY 2

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 12,231

Lincoln City team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Mollatt, WilliamsNightingale, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1955 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lydon)

BURY 0 

Attendance: 8,954

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Mollatt, Charles, Kerfoot, Toner, Iggleden, Forrest, Brook, Lydon

Bury team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1955

SWANSEA TOWN 2

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 19,637

Swansea Town team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Mollatt, Charles, Kerfoot, Toner, Iggleden, Forrest, Brook, Lydon

Referee:


SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1955

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Barrett)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles) 

Attendance: 14,074

Nottingham Forest team: Farmer, Hutchinson, Thomas, Morley, McKenna, Burkitt, Scott, Kelly, Wilson, Barrett, Small

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Vickers, Forrest, Brook, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1955

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Brook 2, Vickers 2)

IPSWICH TOWN 1 (McLuckie) 

Attendance: 12,038

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Vickers, McCall

Ipswich Town team: Parry, Acres, Feeney, Malcolm, Rees, Parker, Reed, Crowe, Grant, Elsworthy, McLuckie

Referee: Langale. R


SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1955 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charles pen)

DERBY COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 16,994

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Iggleden, Lydon

Derby County team: Webster, Barrowcliffe, Savin, Patrick, Oliver, Clark, Upton, Imlach, McQuillan, Powell, Buchanan

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 2nd MARCH 1955

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Lane, Govan)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 10,774

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Hall, Green, Boyd, Smith, Warhurst, Astall, Kinsey, Lane, Murphy, Govan

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Iggleden, Lydon

Referee:


SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1955 

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Bennett, Foan)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest) 

Attendance: 19,664

West Ham United team: Taylor, Wright, Hallas, Malcolm, Allison, O'Farrell, Hooper, Bennett, Foan, Dare, Musgrove

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Webb, Nightingale, Brook, Forrest, McCall

Referee:


SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1955

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Brook, Forrest)

BRISTOL ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 16,922

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, McCall, Nightingale, Brook, Forrest, Meek

Bristol Rovers team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1955

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 3 (Willis, Davis, Anderson)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Brook) 

Attendance: 19,968

Plymouth Argyle team: Shortt, Ratcliffe, Jones, Tilley, Langman, Robertson, Davies, Willis, Davis, Rowley, Anderson

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Referee:


SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1955

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Henderson, Ripley, Charles pen)

PORT VALE 0 

Attendance: 8,831

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Nightingale, Ripley, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Port Vale team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1955 

DONCASTER ROVERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Brook) 

Attendance: 12,740

Doncaster Rovers team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Nightingale, Ripley, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Referee:


FRIDAY 8th APRIL 1955 

LUTON TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 25,775

Luton Town team: Baynham, Dunne, Aherne, Pemberton, Owen, Watkins, Davies, Turner, Groves, Cummins, Adam

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Referee: Williams. J


SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1955 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Brook, Nightingale)

NOTTS COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 24,564

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Notts County team:

Referee:

 

MONDAY 11th APRIL 1955

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Brook, Charles 2 pens, Henderson)

LUTON TOWN 0 

Attendance: 29,583

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Luton Town team:

Referee:

SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1955 

LIVERPOOL 2 (Payne, 47', Rowley, 58')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Brook, Meek) 

Attendance: 34,950

Liverpool team: Rudham, Lambert, Moran, Saunders, Campbell, Twentyman, Payne, Rowley, Liddell, Evans, A'Court

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1955 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Brook, 43', ??')

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 39,208

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Blackburn Rovers team: Elvy, Smith, Eckersley, Clayton, Stuart, Bell, Mooney, Crossan, Briggs, Quigley, Langton

Referee:

SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1955

FULHAM 1 (Robson)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Smith o.g, Henderson, Nightingale) 

Attendance: 21,400

Fulham team: Black, Wilson, Lawler, Smith, Greenwood, Stapleton, Barton, Robson, Jezzard, Haynes, Mitten

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charles, Kerfoot, Williams, Nightingale, Brook, Henderson, Meek

Referee: 

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1955

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Kerfoot, Charles)

TORQUAY UNITED 2 (Smith 2)

Attendance: 28,150

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Marsden, Kerfoot, Williams, Charles, Brook, Nightingale, McCall

Torquay United team:

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 12th JANUARY 1955

FA Cup Round 3, replay

TORQUAY UNITED 4

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 12,000

Torquay United team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Ripley, Marsden, Kerfoot, Williams, Charles, Brook, Nightingale, McCall

Referee:

P W D L F A PTS
Birmingham City 42 22 10 10 92 47 54
Luton Town 42 23 8 11 88 53 54
Rotherham United 42 25 4 13 94 64 54
LEEDS UNITED 42 23 7 12 70 53 53
Stoke City 42 21 10 11 69 46 52
Blackburn Rovers 42 22 6 14 114 79 50
Notts County 42 21 6 15 74 71 48
West Ham United 42 18 10 14 74 70 46
Bristol Rovers 42 19 7 16 75 70 45
Swansea Town 42 17 9 16 86 83 43
Liverpool 42 16 10 16 92 96 42
Middlesbrough 42 18 6 18 73 82 42
Bury 42 15 11 16 77 72 41
Fulham 42 14 11 17 76 79 39
Nottingham Forest 42 16 7 19 58 62 39
Lincoln City 42 13 10 19 68 79 36
Port Vale 42 12 11 19 48 71 35
Doncaster Rovers 42 14 7 21 58 95 35
Hull City 42 12 10 20 44 69 34
Plymouth Argyle 42 12 7 23 57 82 31
Ipswich Town 42 11 6 25 57 92 28
Derby County 42 7 9 26 53 82 23