SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1968-69

FIRST DIVISION CHAMPIONS

SATURDAY 10th AUGUST 1968

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Charlton o.g, 2')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Lorimer, Jones 40', Hibbitt 63') 

Attendance: 25,479

Southampton team: Martin, McCarthy, Kirkup, Fisher, McGrath, Gabriel, Payne, Saul, Davies, Melia, Sydenham

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Hibbitt), Greenhoff, Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee: Corbett. D


WEDNESDAY 14th AUGUST 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Hibbitt, 8', Giles, 57', Jones, 67', Reaney, 88')

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Wilks, 38')

Attendance: 31,612

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Greenhoff, Jones, Giles, Hibbitt

Unused sub: O'Grady

Queens Park Rangers team: Springett, Finch, Harris, Keen, Watson, Hazell, Morgan. I, Sibley, Allen, Wilks, Morgan. R

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Hill. G


SATURDAY 17th AUGUST 1968

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, Johanneson)

STOKE CITY 0 

Attendance: 30,383

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Belfitt, Greenhoff, Jones, Gray (Johanneson), Hibbitt

Stoke City team: Banks, Skeels, Elder, Allen, Bloor, Stevenson, Conroy, Dobing, Herd (Marsh), Eastham, Burrows

Referee: Barker. R


TUESDAY 20th AUGUST 1968 

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (O'Rourke, Crawford)

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Belfitt, 1', O'Grady, 23', Hibbitt, 78') 

Attendance: 30,382

Ipswich Town team: Bugg, Carroll, Houghton, Morris (Spearritt), Baxter, Jefferson, Hegan, Viljoen, Crawford, O'Rourke, Brogan

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Belfitt, Jones, Gray, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Hawkins

Referee: Paine. R

 

WEDNESDAY 28th AUGUST 1968

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Belfitt, 24')

SUNDERLAND 1 (Suggett, 38') 

Attendance: 37,797

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Belfitt, Jones, Gray, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Yorath

Sunderland team: Montgomery, Irwin (Ashurst, 46'), Harvey, Hurley, Todd, Porterfield, Herd, Harris, Stuckey, Suggett, Mulhall

Referee: Tinkler. R

 

SATURDAY 31st AUGUST 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones)

LIVERPOOL 0 

Attendance: 38,929

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Belfitt (Bates), Hibbitt

Liverpool team: Lawrence, Lawler, Wall, Smith, Yeats, Hughes, Callaghan, Hunt, Hateley (Strong, 66'), St John, Thompson

Referee: Taylor. J


SATURDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Cooper, 67', Charlton, 86')

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Munro, 8') 

Attendance: 31,227

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Bates

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Parkes, Parkin, Wilson, Bailey, Woodfield, Holsgrove, Farmington, Wignall, Dougan, Munro, Kenning

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Fussey. M


SATURDAY 14th SEPTEMBER 1968 

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Gibson)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley) 

Attendance: 28,564

Leicester City team: Shilton, Bell, Nish, Woollett, Cross, Manley, Roberts (Mackay), Stringfellow, Clarke, Gibson, Glover

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Daniels. B


SATURDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton, O'Grady)

ARSENAL 0 

Attendance: 39,946

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Gray

Arsenal team: Wilson, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Neill, Simpson, Armstrong, Sammels, Gould, Court, Jenkins (Johnston)

Referee: Handley. W


SATURDAY 28th SEPTEMBER 1968 

MANCHESTER CITY 3 (Bell, 4', 35', Young, 55')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (O'Grady, 77') 

Attendance: 45,006

Manchester City team: Mulhearn, Connor, Pardoe, Doyle, Heslop, Oakes, Lee, Bell, Summerbee, Young, Coleman

Unused sub: Bowles

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney (Gray), Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt

Referee: Jennings. E


SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER 1968 

NEWCASTLE UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton)

Attendance: 41,915

Newcastle United team: McFaul, Craig, Guthrie, Gibb, McNamee, Burton, Dyson, Robson, Davies, Scott, Allen

Unused sub: Moncur

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Madeley, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: Taylor. J

 

WEDNESDAY 9th OCTOBER 1968 

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones, 39') 

Attendance: 33,853

Sunderland team: Montgomery, Irwin, Harvey, Hurley, Todd, Porterfield, Herd, Harris, Hughes (Palmer, 69'), Suggett, Mulhall

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Giles, Jones, Madeley, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Walker. K

 

SATURDAY 12th OCTOBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles pen, Lorimer)

WEST HAM UNITED 0 

Attendance: 40,786

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Giles, Jones, Madeley, Lorimer

Unused sub: Hibbitt

West Ham United team: Ferguson, Bond, Charles, Peters, Stephenson, Moore, Redknapp, Boyce, Brooking, Hurst, Sissons

Unused sub: unknown

Red card: Redknapp

Referee: Pallister. T


SATURDAY 19th OCTOBER 1968 

BURNLEY 5 (Coates, 18', Casper, 20', 80', Murray, 46', Kindon, 77')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner, 23')

Attendance: 26,423

Burnley team: Thomson, Smith, Latcham, Dobson, Waldron, Blant, Thomas, Murray, Casper, Coates, Kindon

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (Lorimer, 70'), Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Giles, Jones, Madeley, Gray

Referee: Howley. K


SATURDAY 26th OCTOBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0 

Attendance: 33,926

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Gray, Jones, Bates, O'Grady

Unused sub: Hibbitt

West Bromwich Albion team: Osborne, Fraser, Wilson, Brown, Talbut, Kaye, Rees, Collard, Martin, Hope, Hartford

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Jones. G


SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 1968 

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 53,839

Manchester United team: Stepney, Brennan, Dunne, Crerand, Sadler, Stiles, Morgan, Kidd, Charlton, Law, Best

Unused sub: Fitzpatrick

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Bates, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee


SATURDAY 9th NOVEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 0

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0 

Attendance: 38,995

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Kinnear, Knowles, Mullery, England, Beal, Collins, Greaves, Pearce, Venables, Gilzean

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Davey. H


SATURDAY 16th NOVEMBER 1968 

COVENTRY CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley, 21') 

Attendance: 33,224

Coventry City team: Glazier, Coop, Clements, Machin, Curtis, Hill, Hunt, Gibson, Hateley, Martin, Carr

Unused sub: unknown 

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: Batty. V

 

SATURDAY 23rd NOVEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles pen, 8', Gray, 75')

EVERTON 1 (Royle, 24')

Attendance: 41,716

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Everton team: West, Wright, Brown, Kendall, Labone, Harvey, Husband, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Morrissey (Wilson, 13')

Referee: Burns. K

 

SATURDAY 30th NOVEMBER 1968

CHELSEA 1 (Osgood, 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (O'Grady, 86') 

Attendance: 43,286

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Hollins, McCreadie, Osgood, Webb, Harris, Baldwin, Cooke, Birchenall (Lloyd, 64'), Boyle, Houseman

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: Kerkhof. M 


SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer, 14', ??')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0 

Attendance: 32,718

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter,  O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Branfoot, Ellis, Mobley, Young, Sampson, McCalliog, Ritchie, Eustace, Woodall

Unused sub: Ford

Referee: Jones. A

  

SATURDAY 14th DECEMBER 1968

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Peters, 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray, 18') 

Attendance: 27,418

West Ham United team: Ferguson, Bonds, Charles, Cushley, Stephenson, Moore, Redknapp, Boyce, Dear, Hurst, Peters

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter,  O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: Walters. P


SATURDAY 21st DECEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Lorimer, 2', 24', Giles, ??, Bremner, 36', Jones, ??, Gray, ??)

BURNLEY 1 (Coates) 

Attendance: 31,409

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter,  O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Burnley team: Thomson, Smith, Latcham, Docherty, Wrigley, Blant, Thomas, Collins, Casper, Coates, Kindon

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Baldwin. P


THURSDAY 26th DECEMBER 1968 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer pen, Madeley)

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (McNamee)

Attendance: 42,000

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter,  O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles (Hibbitt, 5'), Gray

Newcastle United team: McFaul, Craig, Clark, Gibb, Burton, Moncur, Dyson (McNamee), Robson, Davies, Scott, Foggon

Referee: Darlington. R


SATURDAY 11th JANUARY 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, 28', O'Grady, 75')

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Charlton) 

Attendance: 48,145

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray (Cooper)

Manchester United team: Stepney, Dunne, Burns, Crerand, James, Stiles, Best, Fitzpatrick, Charlton, Law, Sartori

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Gow. W


SATURDAY 18th JANUARY 1969 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 42,396

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Kinnear (Collins), Knowles, Mullery, England, Beal, Jenkins, Greaves, Pearce, Venables, Gilzean

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Hill. G


FRIDAY 24th JANUARY 1969

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones) 

Attendance: 26,163

Queens Park Rangers team: Kelly, Watson, Clement, Sibley, Hunt, Keetch, Morgan. I, Leach (Gillard), Clarke, Marsh, Morgan. R

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles (Belfitt), Gray

Referee: Osborne. J


SATURDAY 1st FEBRUARY 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (O'Grady, 4', Bremner, 69', 89')

COVENTRY CITY 0 

Attendance: 32,314

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley (Hibbitt), Jones, Gray, O'Grady

Coventry City team: Glazier, Coop, Cattlin, Machin, Curtis, Hill, Hannigan, Hunt, Martin, Carr, Clements

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Kayley. S

 

WEDNESDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Belfitt, 23', Jones, 84')

IPSWICH TOWN 0 

Attendance: 24,229

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Belfitt, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Ipswich Town team: Best, Mills Houghton, Morris, Baxter, Jefferson, Hegan (Viljoen, 75'), Barnard, Crawford, O'Rourke, Woods

Referee: Finney. J


SATURDAY 15th FEBRUARY 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer, 56')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 35,789

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones (Belfitt, 76'), Giles, Gray

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Hollins, Harris, Osgood, Dempsey, Webb, Cooke, Boyle, Birchenall, Tambling, Houseman

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Lyden. D 


TUESDAY 25th FEBRUARY 1969 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer, Jones) 

Attendance: 36,249

Nottingham Forest team:

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Belfitt (Lorimer), Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee: Sinclair. M


SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles pen, Jones, Kirkup o.g)

SOUTHAMPTON 2 (Gabriel, Channon) 

Attendance: 33,205

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Southampton team: Gurr, Kirkup, Hollywood, Kemp, McGrath, Gabriel, Paine, Channon, Davies, Walker, Sydenham 

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Howley. K


SATURDAY 8th MARCH 1969 

STOKE CITY 1 (Burrows pen)

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Jones, 11', Bremner, 16', 34', O'Grady, ??', ??') 

Attendance: 24,327

Stoke City team: Farmer, Skeels, Elder, Bernard, Smith, Stevenson, Eastham, Dobing, Conroy, Mahoney, Burrows 

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: Callaghan. L


SATURDAY 29th MARCH 1969 

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 27,986

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Parkes, Taylor, Parkin, Bailey, Holsgrove, McAlle, Farrington, Knowles, Dougan, Wilson, Munro

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley (Lorimer), Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee:


TUESDAY 1st APRIL 1969 

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 56,597

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Burton, Eustace, Mobley, Ellis, Irvine, McCalliog, Ritchie, Warrboys, Fantham

Unused sub: Megson

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee:


SATURDAY 5th APRIL 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles)

MANCHESTER CITY 0 

Attendance: 43,176

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Book (Mundy), Pardoe, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Lee, Young, Connor

Referee: Tinkler. R


WEDNESDAY 9th APRIL 1969 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Krzywicki)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray) 

Attendance: 28,959

West Bromwich Albion team: Osborne, Fraser, Wilson, Brown, Talbut, Kaye, Krzywicki, Lovett, Astle, Hope, Hartford

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee:


SATURDAY 12th APRIL 1969 

ARSENAL 1 (Graham)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, Giles)

Attendance: 43,715

Arsenal team: Wilson, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Ure, Graham, Robertson, Sammells, Court, Gould (Radford), Armstrong

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, O'Grady (Lorimer), Bates, Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee:


SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, Gray)

LEICESTER CITY 0 

Attendance: 38,391

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Leicester City team: Shilton, Rodrigues, Woollett, Nish, Cross, Matthews, Roberts, Greenhalgh, Clarke, Fearn, Lochhead (Tewley)

Referee:


TUESDAY 22nd APRIL 1969

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 59,022

Everton team: West, Wright, Brown, Jackson, Labone, Harvey, Husband, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Morrissey

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Lorimer, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee:


MONDAY 28th APRIL 1969 

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 53,750

Liverpool team: Lawrence, Lawler, Strong, Smith, Yeats, Hughes, Callaghan, Graham, Evans, St John, Thompsom

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Dimond. A 


WEDNESDAY 30th APRIL 1969

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles, 84')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0 

Attendance: 46,508

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Belfitt

Nottingham Forest team: Hill, Newton, Winfield, Chapman, O'Kane (McKInlay, 34'), Richardson, Lyons, Hall, Baker, Baxter, Hilley

Referee: Partridge. P

WEDNESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1968

League Cup Round 2

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones)

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 0 

Attendance: 18,860

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt (Bates, 46'), Jones, Hibbitt, O'Grady

Charlton Athletic team:

Unused sub:

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1968

League Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Johanneson, Jones)

BRISTOL CITY 1 (Garland)

Attendance: 16,359

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Gray, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Johanneson

Unused sub: Sibbald

Bristol City team: Gibson, Jacobs, Briggs (Derrick), Wimshurst, Connor, Parr, Bush, Garland, Galley, Crowe, Kellard

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 16th OCTOBER 1968

League Cup Round 4

CRYSTAL PALACE 2 (Jackson. C, 11', Taylor. C, 48')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley, 89') 

Attendance: 26,217

Crystal Palace team: Jackson. J, Hoy, Loughlan, Bannister, McCormick, Blyth, Lazarus, Kember, Jackson. C, Woodruff, Taylor. C

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Gray, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Giles, Jones, Madeley, Lorimer

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee:

SATURDAY 4th JANUARY 1969

FA Cup Round 3

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Ritchie, 43')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer pen, 18')

Attendance: 52,111

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Megson, Ellis, Mobley, Young, Irvine, McCalliog, Ritchie, Eustace, Ford

Unused sub: Pugh

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Bates, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: Finney. J


WEDNESDAY 8th JANUARY 1969

FA Cup Round 3, replay

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Johanneson, 8')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 3 (Woodall, 36', 48', Ritchie, 85')

Attendance: 48,234

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner (Belfitt), Charlton, Hunter, Gray, Lorimer, Jones, Bates, Jonanneson

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Megson, Ellis, Mobley, Young, Irvine, McCalliog, Ritchie, Eustace, Woodall

Unused sub: Pugh

Referee: Finney. J 

WEDNESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1968

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 1, 1st leg

STANDARD LIEGE 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 35,000

Standard Liege team: Nicolay, Beurlet, Thissen, Dewalque, Jeck, Pilot, Semmeling, Depireux, Kostedde, Van Moer, Nagy

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Gray

Referee: Kunze. G (West Germany)


WEDNESDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1968

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 1, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Charlton, 52', Lorimer, 72', Bremner, 88')

STANDARD LIEGE 2 (Kostedde, 41', Galic, 51') 

Attendance: 24,178

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (Bates, 46'), Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt (Gray, 65')

Unused sub: Harvey

Standard Liege team: Nicolay, Blaise, Thissen, Dewalque, Jeck, Pilot, Semmeling, Van Moer, Kostedde, Depireux, Galic

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Michaelsen. G (Denmark)

Leeds United won 3-2 on aggregate


WEDNESDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1968

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 2, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton, 23', 25')

NAPOLI 0 

Attendance: 26,967

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Jones, Belfitt, Giles, Lorimer

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Gray

Napoli team: Zoff, Nardin, Panzanato, Stenti, Guameri, Zurlini, Altafini, Juliano, Nielson (Sala), Sivori, Barlson

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Schiller. P (Austria)


WEDNESDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1968

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

NAPOLI 2 (Sala, 14', Juliano pen, 84')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 15,000

Napoli team: Zoff, Nardin, Pogliana (Michelli), Zurlini, Panzanato, Bianchi, Salvi, Juliano, Sala, Sivori (Montefuso), Barlson

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake (Harvey, 82'), Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley (Belfitt, 61'), Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Glockner. R (East Germany)

AET, score at 90' 2-0, aggregate score 2-2. Leeds won on the toss of a disc.


WEDNESDAY 18th DECEMBER 1968

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 3, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 5 (O'Grady, 4', Hunter, 35', Lorimer, 47', 64', Charlton, 62')

HANNOVER 96 1 (Hellingrath, 86') 

Attendance: 25,162

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady (Hibbitt, 64'), Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt

Hannover 96 team: Podlasly, Hellingrath, Bohnsack, Breuer, Stiller, Zobel, Heynckes, Bandura, Skoblar, Siemensmeyer (Loof, 46')

Unused subs: Helmschrot, Laszig

Referee: Perales A (Spain)


WEDNESDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1969

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Round 3, 2nd leg

HANNOVER 96 1 (Heynckes, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Belfitt, 5', Jones, 16') 

Attendance: 15,000

Hannover 96 team: Helschrot, Hellingrath, Loof, Anders, Breuer, Stiller, Zobel (Wottka), Bruner, Bandura, Heynckes, Kettler (Ritter)

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Belfitt, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Hibbitt

Red card: Cooper, 75'

Referee: Dorpmans. J (Holland)

Leeds United won 7-2 on aggregate.


WEDNESDAY 5th MARCH 1969

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Quarter Final, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 0

UJPEST DOSZA 1 (Dunai. A, 71')

Attendance: 30,906

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Belfitt (Lorimer, 60'), Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Edmonds, Bates, Hibbitt

Missed penalty: Giles (saved by Szentimihalyi, 55')

Ujpest Dosza team: Szentimihalyi, Kaposzta, Solymosi, Bankuti, Dunai. E, Nosko, Fazekas, Gorocs, Bene, Dunai. A, Zambo

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Helies. R (France)


WEDNESDAY 19th MARCH 1969

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Quarter Final, 2nd leg

UJPEST DOSZA 2 (Solymosi pen, 64', Bene, 75')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 40,000

Ujpest Dosza team: Szentimihalyi, Kaposzta, Solymosi, Bankuti, Dunai. E, Nosko, Fazekas, Gorocs, Bene, Dunai. A, Zambo

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Bates, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer (Yorath, 70'), Belfitt, Jones (Hibbitt, 85'), Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Harvey

Referee: Siebert. H (West Germany)

Ujpest Dosza won 3-0 on aggregate

P W D L F A PTS
LEEDS UNITED 42 27 13 2 66 26 67
Liverpool 42 25 11 6 63 24 61
Everton 42 21 15 6 77 36 57
Arsenal 42 22 12 8 56 27 56
Chelsea 42 20 10 12 73 53 50
Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 17 11 61 51 45
Southampton 42 16 13 13 57 48 45
West Ham United 42 13 18 11 66 50 44
Newcastle United 42 15 14 13 61 55 44
West Bromwich Albion 42 16 11 15 64 67 43
Manchester United 42 15 12 15 57 53 42
Ipswich Town 42 15 11 16 59 60 41
Manchester City 42 15 10 17 64 55 40
Burnley 42 15 9 18 55 82 39
Sheffield Wednesday 42 10 16 16 41 54 36
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 15 17 41 58 35
Sunderland 42 11 12 19 43 67 34
Nottingham Forest 42 10 13 19 45 57 33
Stoke City 42 9 15 18 40 63 33
Coventry City 42 10 11 21 46 64 31
Leicester City 42 9 12 21 39 68 30
Queens Park Rangers 42 4 10 28 39 95 18