SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1958-59

SATURDAY 23rd AUGUST 1958

BOLTON WANDERERS 4 (Birch, Parry, Lofthouse 2)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 25,922

Bolton Wanderers team: Hopkinson, Hartle, Banks, Hennin, Higgins, Edwards. G, Birch, Stevens, Lofthouse, Parry, Holden

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Cush, Crowe, Peyton, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee:


TUESDAY 26th AUGUST 1958

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Crowe pen)

LUTON TOWN 1 

Attendance: 25,498

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Cush, Crowe, Peyton, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Luton Town team:

Referee:


SATURDAY 30th AUGUST 1958

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest)

BURNLEY 1 

Attendance: 22,739

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Cush, Crowe, Peyton, Baird, Forrest, Overfield

Burnley team:

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER 1958 

LUTON TOWN 1

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Baird) 

Attendance: 13,497

Luton Town team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Forrest, Baird, Cush, Overfield

Referee:


SATURDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1958 

PRESTON NORTH END 1 (Unknown, pen)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird pen, Overfield) 

Attendance: 22,765

Preston North End team: Else, Cunningham, Walton, Milne, Dunn, Wylie, Mayers, Thompson, Hatsell, Baxter, Finney

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Forrest, Baird, Cush, Overfield

Referee:

 

WEDNESDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 1958

LEEDS UNITED 0

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0 

Attendance: 25,228

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Forrest, Baird, Cush, Overfield

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Hall, Green, Watts, Sissons, Neal, Hooper, Jones, Brown, Murphy, Taylor

Referee:


SATURDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Meek)

LEICESTER CITY 1 (McDonald)

Attendance: 23,847

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Forrest, Baird, Cush, Overfield

Leicester City team: Maclaren, Baillie, Cunningham, Knapp, Newman, Willis, McDonald, Walsh, Keyworth, McNeill, Kelly

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 17th SEPTEMBER 1958

BIRMINGHAM CITY 4 (Brown, 24', 32', 49', 69')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Forrest, 19') 

Attendance: 24,068

Birmingham City team: Merrick, Hall, Green, Watts, Sissons, Neal, Hooper, Jones, Brown, Murphy, Taylor

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Marsden, Cush, Meek, Crowe, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 1958 

EVERTON 3 (King, Jones pen, O'Brien o.g)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Cush, Crowe) 

Attendance: 31,105

Everton team: O'Neill, Sanders, Bramwell, King, Jones, Harris. B, Fielding, Harris. J, Hickson, Ashworth, O'Hara

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Marsden, Cush, Meek, Crowe, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee: Collinge. F

 

SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Crowe pen, Overfield)

ARSENAL 1 (Herd)

Attendance: 33,961

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Forrest, Peyton, Overfield

Arsenal team: Kelsey, Willis, Evans, Ward, Dodgin, Docherty, Clapton, Groves, Herd, Bloomfield, Nutt

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th OCTOBER 1958

MANCHESTER CITY 2 (Barlow, Hayes)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Leivers o.g) 

Attendance: 31,989

Manchester City team: Trautmann, Leivers, Sear, Cheetham, Ewing, Barnes, Barlow, Hayes, Hannah, McAdams, Fagan

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, O'Brien, Humphries, Crowe, Baird, Peyton, Overfield

Referee: Martin. D


SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER 1958 

PORTSMOUTH 2 (Newman, o.g)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 22,570

Portsmouth team: Uprichard, Gunter, Wilson, Phillips, Dickinson, Casey, Cutler, Newman, Saunders, Harris, Barnard

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, O'Brien, Humphries, Cush, Forrest, Crowe, Overfield

Referee: Williams. J


SATURDAY 18th OCTOBER 1958

LEEDS UNITED 0

ASTON VILLA 0 

Attendance: 21,088

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Aston Villa team: Sims, Lynn, Sharples, Lee, Dugdale, Crowe, Barrett, Sewell, Hazelden, Myerscough, McParland

Referee:


SATURDAY 25th OCTOBER 1958 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Iley, Smith)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Cush, O'Brien, Overfield) 

Attendance: 38,691

Tottenham Hotspur team: Hollowbread, Baker, Hopkins, Blanchflower, Ryden, Iley, Medwin, Harmer, Smith, Stokes, Dyson

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Forrest, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 1st NOVEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton, 30')

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (Scanlon, 67', Goodwin, 73') 

Attendance: 48,574

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Manchester United team: Gregg, Foulkes, Greaves, Goodwin, Harrop, McGuinness, Morgans, Quixall, Dawson, Charlton, Scanlon

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER 1958 

CHELSEA 2 (Greaves, 15', ??')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 33,357

Chelsea team: Matthews, Sillett. P, Sillett. J, Mortimore, Scott, Saunders, Brabrook, Greaves, Allen, Tindall, Block

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee: Martin. D 


SATURDAY 15th NOVEMBER 1958

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Crowe)

BLACKPOOL 1 (Mudie)

Attendance: 29,252

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Forrest, Overfield

Blackpool team: Farm, Armfield, Wright, Kelly. J, Gratix, Kelly. H, Matthews, Mudie, Charnley, Durie, Perry

Referee:


SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 1958

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (MacLeod, Vernon)

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Shackleton 3, Humphries) 

Attendance: 28,727

Blackburn Rovers team: Jones, Taylor, Eckersley, Clayton. R, Woods, McGrath, Douglas, Dobbing, Johnston, Vernon, MacLeod

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Forrest, Overfield

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 29th NOVEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Overfield, Crowe, Scott o.g)

NEWCASTLE UNITED 2 (Allchurch 2) 

Attendance: 23,732

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Newcastle United team: Harvey, Keith, McMichael, Scott, Scoular, Bell, Hughes, White, Mitten, Eastham, Allchurch

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 6th DECEMBER 1958 

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Keeble, Dick)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Crowe pen, Overfield, Bond o.g) 

Attendance: 22,022

West Ham United team: Gregory, Bond, Cantwell, Malcolm, Brown, Nelson, Grice, Woosnam, Keeble, Dick, Musgrove

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 13th DECEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Crowe)

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0 

Attendance: 26,341

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Nottingham Forest team: Thomson, Whare, McDonald, Whitefoot, McKinlay, Burkitt, Dwight, Quigley, Wilson, Gray, Imlach

Referee:


SATURDAY 20th DECEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Crowe pen, Gibson, Shackleton)

BOLTON WANDERERS 4 (Edwards. G, Lofthouse 2, Gibson o.g)

Attendance: 28,534

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Dunn, McConnell, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Bolton Wanderers team: Hopkinson, Hartle, Banks, Hennin, Higgins, Edwards. G, Birch, Hill, Lofthouse, Parry, Holden

Referee:

 

FRIDAY 26th DECEMBER 1958 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Gibson o.g)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Humphries, Crowe pen) 

Attendance: 34,878

West Bromwich Albion team: Potter, Howe, Williams, Setters, Barlow, Drury, Forrester, Robson, Allen, Kevan, Hogg

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 27th DECEMBER 1958 

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Kevan) 

Attendance: 44,929

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Red card: Gibson

West Bromwich Albion team: Potter, Howe, Williams, Setters, Barlow, Drury, Forrester, Jackson, Allen, Kevan, Hogg

Referee:


SATURDAY 3rd JANUARY 1959

BURNLEY 3

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton) 

Attendance: 26,013

Burnley team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee:


SATURDAY 17th JANUARY 1959

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Revie)

PRESTON NORTH END 3 (Goalscorers unknown)

Attendance: 22,043

Leeds United team: Wood, Mitchell, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Revie, Shackleton, O'Brien, Meek

Preston North End team (as per programme): Else, Cunningham, Walton, O'Farrell, Dunn, Smith, Campbell, Thompson, Hatsell, Farrall, Mayers

Referee: Sparling. A


SATURDAY 31st JANUARY 1959

LEICESTER CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton) 

Attendance: 23,376

Leicester City team: Maclaren, Baillie, Cunningham, King, Newman, Riley, Walsh, Leek, Hines, Keyworth, Kelly

Leeds United team: Burgin, Mitchell, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Kerfoot, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee:


SATURDAY 7th FEBRUARY 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton)

EVERTON 0 

Attendance: 18,200

Leeds United team: Burgin, Mitchell, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Kerfoot, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Everton team: Dunlop, Sanders, Bramwell, Parker, Jones, Meagan, Harris. J, Thomas, Hickson, Collins, O'Hara

Referee:


SATURDAY 14th FEBRUARY 1959 

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 6 (Broadbent 2, Murray 2, Deeley 2)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Shackleton, Overfield) 

Attendance: 26,790

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Finlayson, Stuart, Harris, Clamp, Wright, Flowers, Lill, Mason, Murray, Broadbent, Deeley

Leeds United team: Burgin, Mitchell, Hair, Kerfoot, Charlton, Cush, Humphries, Revie, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee: Husband. H


SATURDAY 21st FEBRUARY 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 0

MANCHESTER CITY 4 (Barlow 2, Barnes, Fidler) 

Attendance: 18,515

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Kemp

Manchester City team: Trautmann, Leivers, Branagan, Barnes, McTavish, Phoenix, Sambrook, Hannah, Barlow, Hayes, Fidler

Referee: Howley. K


TUESDAY 24th FEBRUARY 1959

ARSENAL 1 (Herd)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 30,034

Arsenal team: Goy, Willis, Evans, Docherty, Dodgin, Bowen, Herd, Goulden, Goring, Barnwell, Haverty

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee: Mann. R


SATURDAY 28th FEBRUARY 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cush)

PORTSMOUTH 1 (Casey) 

Attendance: 14,900

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Kilford, Revie, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Cush, Shackleton, O'Brien, Meek

Portsmouth team: Brown, Morrison, Gunter, Carter, Hayward, Dickinson, Dougan, Newman, Saunders, Harris, Casey

Referee:


SATURDAY 7th MARCH 1959

ASTON VILLA 2 (Sewell, Hitchens)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Overfield) 

Attendance: 27,631

Aston Villa team: Sims, Aldis, Winton, Dixon, Dugdale, Crowe, Smith, Sewell, Hitchens, Wylie, McParland

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Ashall, Kerfoot, Charlton, O'Brien, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, Cush, Overfield

Referee: McLoughlin. J

 

SATURDAY 14th MARCH 1959

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Crowe, Shackleton, Overfield)

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Norman) 

Attendance: 17,010

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Ashall, Revie, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, Cush, Overfield

Tottenham Hotspur team: Hollowbread, Baker, Hopkins, Blanchflower, Norman, Ryden, Harmer, Brooks, Medwin, Dunmore, Jones

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 21st MARCH 1959

MANCHESTER UNITED 4 (Violett, 40', 60', 85', Charlton pen, 53')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 45,473

Manchester United team: Gregg, Greaves, Carolan, Goodwin, Cope, McGuinness, Bradley, Quixall, Viollet, Charlton, Scanlon

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Ashall, Revie, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, Cush, Overfield

Referee: Bond. A


SATURDAY 28th MARCH 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Shackleton, 25', Crowe, 42', O'Brien, 71', 82')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 16,676

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Chelsea team: Matthews, Sillett. P, Holton, Anderton, Scott, Crowther, Blunstone, Greaves, Tindall, Nicholas, Harrison

Referee: Mitchell. J

 

TUESDAY 31st MARCH 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Crowe)

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 3 (Broadbent, Clamp, Murray) 

Attendance: 35,819

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, Kerfoot, Meek, Crowe, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Finlayson, Showell, Harris, Clamp, Wright, Flowers, Lill, Mason, Murray, Broadbent, Deeley

Referee:  


SATURDAY 4th APRIL 1959

BLACKPOOL 3 (Charnley 3)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 14,089

Blackpool team: Farm, Gratix, Martin, Hauser, Snowdon, Kelly. J, Peterson, Mudie, Charnley, Durie, Perry

Leeds United team: Burgin, Ashall, Hair, McConnell, Charlton, Kerfoot, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, O'Brien, Overfield

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th APRIL 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Shackleton, Charlton)

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 (Isherwood) 

Attendance: 15,232

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Hair, McConnell, Charlton, Kerfoot, Crowe, Cush, Shackleton, Revie, Meek

Blackburn Rovers team: Leyland, Taylor, Whelan, McGrath, Woods, Clayton. K, Isherwood, Cairns, Dobbing, Vernon, MacLeod

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 18th APRIL 1959

NEWCASTLE UNITED 2 (Curry, Allchurch)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Revie, Peyton) 

Attendance: 19,321

Newcastle United team: Harvey, Keith, McMichael, Scott, Franks, Scoular, Mitchell, Taylor, Curry, Allchurch, Hale

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Hair, McConnell, Cush, Kerfoot, Crowe, Revie, Shackleton, Peyton, Meek

Referee: Haworth. H

 

WEDNESDAY 22nd APRIL 1959 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Shackleton 3) 

Attendance: 18,650

Nottingham Forest team: Armstrong, Thomas, McDonald, Whitefoot, Watson, Burkitt, Dwight, Kelly, Wilson, Quigley, Martin

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Hair, McConnell, Charlton, Kerfoot, Crowe, Revie, Shackleton, Peyton, Meek

Referee:

 

SATURDAY 25th APRIL 1959 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton)

WEST HAM UNITED 0 

Attendance: 11,257

Leeds United team: Burgin, Dunn, Hair, McConnell, Charlton, Cush, Crowe, Revie, Shackleton, Peyton, Meek

West Ham United team: Dwyer, Kirkup, Bond, Malcolm, Brown, Moore, Grice, Smith, Cantwell, Dick, Musgrove

Referee:

SATURDAY 10th JANUARY 1959

FA Cup Round 3

LUTON TOWN 5

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Shackleton) 

Attendance: 18,354

Luton Town team:

Leeds United team: Wood, Dunn, Hair, Cush, Charlton, Gibson, Humphries, Crowe, Shackleton, Revie, Overfield

Referee: 

P W D L F A PTS
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 28 5 9 110 49 61
Manchester United 42 24 7 11 103 66 55
Arsenal 42 21 8 13 88 68 50
Bolton Wanderers 42 20 10 12 79 66 50
West Bromwich Albion 42 18 13 11 88 68 49
West Ham United 42 21 6 15 85 70 48
Burnley 42 19 10 13 81 70 48
Blackpool 42 18 11 13 66 49 47
Birmingham City 42 20 6 16 84 68 46
Blackburn Rovers 42 17 10 15 76 70 44
Newcastle United 42 17 7 18 80 80 41
Preston North End 42 17 7 18 70 77 41
Nottingham Forest 42 17 6 19 71 74 40
Chelsea 42 18 4 20 77 98 40
LEEDS UNITED 42 15 9 18 57 74 39
Everton 42 14 4 21 71 87 38
Luton Town 42 12 13 17 68 71 37
Tottenham Hotspur 42 13 10 19 85 95 36
Leicester City 42 11 10 21 67 98 32
Manchester City 42 11 9 22 64 95 31
Aston Villa 42 11 8 23 58 87 30
Portsmouth 42 6 9 27 64 112 21