SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1968-69

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS

WEDNESDAY 7th AUGUST 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 14')

FERENCVAROS 0

Attendance: 25,268

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones (Belfitt 70'), Giles (Greenhoff 65'), Gray

Unused sub: Harvey

Ferencvaros line up: Geczi, Novak, Pancsics, Havasi, Juhasz, Szucs, Szoke, Varga, Albert, Rakosi, Fenyvesi (Balint 65')

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: R. Scheuber

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 10th AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Charlton own goal 1')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Lorimer 14', Jones 38', Hibbitt 62')

Attendance: 25,479

Southampton line up: Martin, McCarthy, Kirkup, Fisher, McGrath, Gabriel, Payne, Saul, Davies, Melia, Sydenham (Channon xx')

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Hibbitt xx'), Greenhoff, Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee: D. Corbett

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 14th AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

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

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Wilks 38')

Attendance: 31,612

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

Unused sub: O'Grady

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: G. Hill

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 17th AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 44', Johanneson 73')

STOKE CITY 0

Attendance: 30,383

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Belfitt, Greenhoff, Jones, Gray (Johanneson xx'), Hibbitt

Stoke City line up: Banks, Skeels, Elder, Allen, Bloor, Stevenson, Conroy, Dobing, Herd (Marsh xx'), Eastham, Burrows

Referee: R. Barker

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 20th AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (O'Rourke xx', Crawford xx')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Belfitt 1', O'Grady 21', Hibbitt 78')

Attendance: 30,382

Ipswich Town line up: Bugg, Carroll, Houghton, Morris (Spearritt 80'), Baxter, Jefferson, Hegan, Viljoen, Crawford, O'Rourke, Brogan

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

Unused sub: Hawkins

Referee: R. Paine

Match report to follow. Rod Belfitt scores after 13 seconds.

WEDNESDAY 28th AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Belfitt 24')

SUNDERLAND 1 (Suggett 38')

Attendance: 37,797

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

Unused sub: Yorath

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

Referee: R. Tinkler

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 31st AUGUST 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 27')

LIVERPOOL 0

Attendance: 38,929

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

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

Referee: J. Taylor

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1968

LEAGUE CUP 2nd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones xx')

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 0

Attendance: 18,860

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

Charlton Athletic line up: Wright, Curtis, Kinsey, Campbell, Kiers, Reeves, Gregory, Tees, Treacy, Moore, Hince

Unused sub: Went

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

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

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Munro 8')

Attendance: 31,227

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

Unused sub: Bates

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: M. Fussey

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 2nd LEG

FERENCVAROS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Leeds United win 1-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 76,000

Ferencvaros line up: Geczi, Novak, Pancsics, Havasi, Juhasz, Szucs, Szoke (Kraba 75'), Varga, Albert, Rakosi, Katona

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Hibbitt (Bates 62')

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt

Referee: G. Schulenberg

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 14th SEPTEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Gibson 4')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 62')

Attendance: 28,564

Leicester City line up: Shilton, Bell, Nish, Woollett, Cross, Manley, Roberts (Mackay xx'), Stringfellow, Clarke, Gibson, Glover

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: B. Daniels

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 1st LEG

STANDARD LIEGE 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 35,000

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

Unused subs: unknown

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

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Gray

Referee: G. Kunze

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (O'Grady 42', Charlton 49')

ARSENAL 0

Attendance: 39,946

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

Unused sub: Gray

Arsenal line up: Wilson, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Neill, Simpson, Armstrong, Sammels, Gould, Court, Jenkins (Johnston xx')

Referee: W. Handley

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1968

LEAGUE CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Johanneson xx', Jones xx')

BRISTOL CITY 1 (Garland xx')

Attendance: 16,359

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

Unused sub: Sibbald

Bristol City line up: Gibson, Jacobs, Briggs (Derrick xx'), Wimshurst, Connor, Parr, Bush, Garland, Galley, Crowe, Kellard

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 28th SEPTEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

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

LEEDS UNITED 1 (O'Grady 77')

Attendance: 45,006

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

Unused sub: Bowles

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

Referee: E. Jennings

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

NEWCASTLE UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton 15')

Attendance: 41,915

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

Unused sub: Moncur

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: J. Taylor

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 9th OCTOBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 39')

Attendance: 33,853

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

Unused sub: Moncur

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: K. Walker

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 12th OCTOBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 13', Giles penalty 63')

WEST HAM UNITED 0

Attendance: 40,786

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

West Ham United line up: Ferguson, Bond, Charles, Peters, Stephenson, Moore, Redknapp (sent off 29'), Boyce, Brooking, Hurst, Sissons

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: T. Pallister

Match report to follow. Gary Sprake went off injured after 43 minutes, Peter Lorimer took over in goal and Sprake returned for the second half.

WEDNESDAY 16th OCTOBER 1968

LEAGUE CUP 4th ROUND

CRYSTAL PALACE 2 (C. Jackson 12', C. Taylor 48')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 86')

Attendance: 26,217

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 19th OCTOBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

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

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner 23')

Attendance: 26,423

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Referee: K. Howley

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 2nd LEG

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

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

Leeds United win 3-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 24,178

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

Unused sub: Harvey

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

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: G. Michaelsen

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 26th OCTOBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

Attendance: 33,926

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: G. Jones

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 53,839

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

Unused sub: Fitzpatrick

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th NOVEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

Attendance: 38,995

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: H. Davey

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton 23', 25')

NAPOLI 0

Attendance: 26,967

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

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Gray

Napoli line up: Zoff, Nardin, Panzanato, Stenti, Guameri, Zurlini, Altafini, Juliano, Nielson (Sala xx'), Sivori, Barlson

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: P. Schiller

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th NOVEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

COVENTRY CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 21')

Attendance: 33,224

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

Unused sub: Baker

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: V. Batty

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd NOVEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

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

EVERTON 1 (Royle 24')

Attendance: 41,716

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

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

Referee: K. Burns

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 2nd LEG

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

LEEDS UNITED 0

Aggregate scores 2-2 after extra time. Leeds United win on the toss of a disc

Attendance: 15,000

Napoli line up: Zoff, Nardin, Pogliana (Michelli xx'), Zurlini, Panzanato, Bianchi, Salvi, Juliano, Sala, Sivori (Montefuso xx'), Barlson

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: R. Glockner

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th NOVEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

CHELSEA 1 (Osgood 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (O'Grady 86')

Attendance: 43,286

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

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: M. Kerkhof

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 23', 52')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

Attendance: 32,718

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Springett, Smith, Branfoot, Ellis, Mobley, Young, Sampson, McCalliog, Ritchie, Eustace, Woodall (Ford xx')

Referee: A. Jones

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 14th DECEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Peters 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray 18')

Attendance: 27,418

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: P. Walters

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 18th DECEMBER 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 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 line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady (Hibbitt 64'), Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt

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

Unused subs: Helmschrot, Laszig

Referee: A. Perales

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 21st DECEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Lorimer 1', 24', Giles 32', Bremner 36', Jones 75', Gray 88')

BURNLEY 1 (Coates 61')

Attendance: 31,409

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: P. Baldwin

Match report to follow.

THURSDAY 26th DECEMBER 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Madeley 30', Lorimer penalty 45')

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (McNamee 89')

Attendance: 42,000

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

Newcastle United line up: McFaul, Craig, Clark, Gibb, Burton, Moncur, Dyson (McNamee 62'), Robson, Davies, Scott, Foggon

Referee: R. Darlington

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 4th JANUARY 1969

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Ritchie 43')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer penalty 18')

Attendance: 27,418

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

Unused sub: Pugh

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 8th JANUARY 1969

FA CUP 3rd ROUND, REPLAY

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Johanneson 8')

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

Attendance: 48,234

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner (Belfitt xx'), Charlton, Hunter, Gray, Lorimer, Jones, Bates, Jonanneson

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

Unused sub: Pugh

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 11th JANUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

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

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Charlton 53')

Attendance: 48,145

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

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

Unused sub: Sadler

Referee: W. Gow

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 18th JANUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 42,396

West Ham United line up: Jennings, Kinnear (Collins xx'), Knowles, Mullery, England, Beal, Jenkins, Greaves, Pearce, Venables, Gilzean

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: G. Hill

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 24th JANUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 2')

Attendance: 26,163

Queens Park Rangers line up: Kelly, Watson, Clement, Sibley, Hunt, Keetch, I. Morgan, Leach (Gillard 81'), Clarke, Marsh, R. Morgan

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles (Belfitt xx'), Gray

Referee: J. Osborne

Match report to follow. QPR's Bob Keetch misses a 49th minute penalty.

SATURDAY 1st FEBRUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

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

COVENTRY CITY 0

Attendance: 32,314

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley (Hibbitt 52'), Jones, Gray, O'Grady

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

Unused sub: Blockley

Referee: S. Kayley

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1969

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 2nd LEG

HANNOVER 96 1 (Heynckes 87')

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

Leeds United win 7-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 15,000

Hannover 96 line up: Helschrot, Hellingrath, Loof, Anders, Breuer, Stiller, Zobel (Wottka xx'), Bruner, Bandura, Heynckes, Kettler (Ritter xx')

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (sent off 75'), Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Jones, Belfitt, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Hibbitt

Referee: J. Dorpmans

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

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

IPSWICH TOWN 0

Attendance: 24,229

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

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

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 15th FEBRUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 56')

CHELSEA 0

Attendance: 35,789

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

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: D. Lyden

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 25th FEBRUARY 1969

DIVISION ONE

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones xx', Lorimer 88')

Attendance: 36,249

Nottingham Forest line up: Grummitt, Hennessey (McKinlay xx'), Chapman, Winfield, Hindley, Newton, Rees, Baxter, Baker, Lyons, Barnwell

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

Referee: M. Sinclair

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1969

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Kirkup own goal 29', Giles penalty 52', Jones 68')

SOUTHAMPTON 2 (Channon 22', Gabriel 32')

Attendance: 33,205

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

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

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: K. Howley

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 5th MARCH 1969

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 0

UJPEST DOSZA 1 (A. Dunai 71')

Attendance: 30,906

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

Unused subs: Edmonds, Bates, Hibbitt

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

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: R. Helies

Match report to follow. Johnny Giles sees his penalty saved by Szentimihalyi ten minutes into the second half.

SATURDAY 8th MARCH 1969

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 1 (Burrows penalty 60')

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Jones 11', Bremner 16', 34', O'Grady 64', 76')

Attendance: 24,327

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: L. Callaghan

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 19th MARCH 1969

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 2nd LEG

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

LEEDS UNITED 0

Ujpest Dosza win 3-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 40,000

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

Unused subs: unknown

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

Unused sub: Harvey

Referee: H. Siebert

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 29th MARCH 1969

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 27,986

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 1st APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 56,597

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Springett, Smith, Burton, Eustace, Mobley, Ellis, Irvine, McCalliog, Ritchie, Warboys, Fantham

Unused sub: Megson

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 5th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles 63')

MANCHESTER CITY 0

Attendance: 43,176

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Manchester City line up: Corrigan, Book (Mundy xx'), Pardoe, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Lee, Young, Connor

Referee: R. Tinkler

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 9th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Krzywicki 4')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray 49')

Attendance: 28,959

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

Unused sub: Clark

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: D. Smith

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 12th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 1 (Graham 34')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 15', Giles 37')

Attendance: 43,715

Arsenal line up: Wilson, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Ure, Graham, Robertson, Sammells, Court, Gould (Radford 75'), Armstrong

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

Referee: K. Burns

Match report to follow. Gary Sprake lands a punch on Bobby Gould after just four minutes and is lucky to stay on the field.

SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 41', Gray 84')

LEICESTER CITY 0

Attendance: 38,391

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Leicester City line up: Shilton, Rodrigues, Woollett, Nish, Cross, Matthews, Roberts, Greenhalgh, Clarke, Fearn, Lochhead (Tewley xx')

Referee: R. Tinkler

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 22nd APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 59,022

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

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: K. Burns

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 28th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 53,750

Everton line up: Lawrence, Lawler, Strong, Smith, Yeats, Hughes, Callaghan, Graham, Evans, St John, Thompson

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: A. Dimond

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 30th APRIL 1969

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles 84')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

Attendance: 46,508

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

Unused sub: Belfitt

Leicester City line up: Hill, Newton, Winfield, Chapman, O'Kane (McKinlay 34'), Richardson, Lyons, Hall, Baker, Baxter, Hilley

Referee: P. Partridge

Match report to follow.

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