SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1969-70

SATURDAY 9th AUGUST 1969

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Bremner, 15', Clarke, 57', Giles pen, 88')

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Greaves, 85') 

Attendance: 35,804

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

Unused sub: Bates

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Beal, England, Collins, Knowles, Want, Mullery, Morgan, Greaves, Gilzean

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Taylor. J

 

WEDNESDAY 13th AUGUST 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 0

ARSENAL 0 

Attendance: 37,164

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

Unused sub: Bates

Arsenal team: Wilson, Rice (Court), McNab, McLinktock, Ure, Simpson, Robertson, Storey, Gould, Graham, Radford

Referee: Fussey. M


SATURDAY 16th AUGUST 1969 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Rees)

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Clarke, 68', Giles pen, Gray, Lorimer) 

Attendance: 34,290

Nottingham Forest team: Hill, Harris, Winfield, Chapman, Hennessey, Newton, Rees, Barnwell (McKinlay), Hall, Lyons, Storey-Moore

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: O'Grady

Referee: Dawes. T


TUESDAY 19th AUGUST 1969 

ARSENAL 1 (Sprake o.g, 8')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer, 80')

Attendance: 45,160

Arsenal team: Wilson, Rice, McNab, Court, Ure, Simpson, Robertson, George, Storey, Graham, Radford

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: O'Grady

Referee: Jennings. E

 

SATURDAY 23rd AUGUST 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones, 30')

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Scott, 70')

Attendance: 37,797

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: O'Grady

Newcastle United team: McFaul, Craggs, Clark, Gibb, Burton, Moncur, Scott, Robson, Davies, Arentoft, Foggon

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Homewood. J

 

TUESDAY 26th AUGUST 1969 

BURNLEY 1 (O'Neil)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones) 

Attendance: 28,000

Burnley team: Mellor, Angus, Latcham, O'Neil, Merrington, Todd, Thomas, Coates, Casper, Dobson, Kindon

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Smith. D


SATURDAY 30th AUGUST 1969 

EVERTON 3 (Husband, 4', Royle, 21', 49')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner, 52', Clarke, 75') 

Attendance: 51,797

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, Madeley, Giles, Jones, Clarke, Gray (Lorimer)

Referee: Hill. G

 

SATURDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Sadler o.g, Bremner)

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (Best 2)

Attendance: 44,271

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

Manchester United team: Stepney, Fitzpatrick, Dunne, Burns, Ure, Sadler, Morgan, Givens, Charlton, Gowling, Best

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Finney. J


SATURDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1969 

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Burton)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, Gray) 

Attendance: 31,990

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Burton, Young, Ellis, Craig, Irvine, Pugh, Warboys, Prendergast, Fantham (Prophett)

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Burns. K


SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles pen, 37', Lorimer, 78')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 33,130

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton (Lorimer, 46'), Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Webb, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Harris (Houston), Boyle, Houseman, Baldwin, Birchenall, Cooke

Referee: Tinkler. R 


SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1969 

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Hunt, 26')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, 28', Gray, 40') 

Attendance: 36,091

Coventry City team: Glazier, Coop, Cattlin, Machin, Curtis, Blockley, Hunt, Gibson (Bruck), Martin, Carr, Clements

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Gow. W

 

SATURDAY 4th OCTOBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles 2 pens)

STOKE CITY 1 (Greenhoff)

Attendance: 35,860

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

Stoke City team: Banks, Marsh, Pejic, Skeels, Smith, Bloor, Conroy, Greenhoff, Ritchie, Dobing, Eastham (Burrows)

Referee: Callaghan. L


SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER 1969 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Astle)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones) 

Attendance: 33,688

West Bromwich Albion team: Osborne, Fraser, Williams, Cantello (Hegan), Talbut, Kaye, Krzywicki, Suggett, Astle, Hartford, Hope

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

Referee: Darlington. R


SATURDAY 18th OCTOBER 1969 

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Queen)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer) 

Attendance: 31,910

Crystal Palace team: Jackson. J, Payne, Loughlan, Hoadley, McCormick, Hynd, Kember, Woodruff, Jackson. C (Bartram), Queen, Taylor. A

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

Referee: Jones. I


SATURDAY 25th OCTOBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke 2)

DERBY COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 44,183

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

Derby County team: Green, Webster, Daniel, Durban, McFarland, Mackay, McGovern, Carlin, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: New. H


WEDNESDAY 29th OCTOBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Lorimer, 7', 81', 83', Charlton, 43', Bates, 70', Hibbitt, 90')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Newton, 25')

Attendance: 29,636

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

Nottingham Forest team: Hill, Hindley, Winfield, O'Kane, Hennessey, Newton, Rees, Lyons, Hilley, Barnwell, Moore

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Lydon. D


SATURDAY 1st NOVEMBER 1969 

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 31,842

Sunderland team: Montgomery, Irwin, Ashurst, Todd, Heslop, McGiven, Harris, Hughes, Baker, Kerr, Tueart

Unused sub: Symm

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

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: Hill. G

 

SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Giles, 6', Jones, 43', Hunter, 64', Gray, 72')

IPSWICH TOWN 0 

Attendance: 26,497

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Gray, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Bates, Jones, Giles, Hibbitt (Yorath, 56')

Ipswich Town team: Best, Carroll, Mills, Viljoen, Baxter, McNeil, Woods, Collard, Hill, O'Rourke, Brogan

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Smith. D 


SATURDAY 15th NOVEMBER 1969 

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Davies)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones)

Attendance: 23,963

Southampton team: Martin, Kirkup, Byrne, Fisher, McGrath, Gabriel, Payne, Channon, Davies, Walker, Thompson

Unused sub: unknown

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

Referee: Walker. K


WEDNESDAY 19th NOVEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, 21', Lorimer, 84')

SUNDERLAND 0 

Attendance: 25,890

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

Sunderland team: Montgomery, Irwin, Ashurst, Todd, Heslop, McGiven, Harris, Hughes, Baker (Lathan, 46'), Kerr, Park

Referee: Tinkler. R

 

SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles pen, 20')

LIVERPOOL 1 (Yeats, 31') 

Attendance: 43,293

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Missed penalty: Giles (saved by Lawrence)

Liverpool team: Lawrence, Lawler, Strong, Smith, Yeats, Hughes, Callaghan, Peplow, Graham, St John, Thompson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Kirkpatrick. R


SATURDAY 29th NOVEMBER 1969 

MANCHESTER CITY 1 (Lee)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Gray, Jones, 87') 

Attendance: 44,590

Manchester City team: Mulheran, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Lee, Young, Bowyer

Unused sub: Owen

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: Burtenshaw. N

 

SATURDAY 6th DECEMBER 1969

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Holsgrove o.g, Charlton, Clarke)

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Wilson) 

Attendance: 33,090

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Yorath

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Parkes, Taylor, Parkin, Bailey, Holsgrove, Woodfield, McCalliog, Lutton, Wilson, Curran, Wagstaffe (Munro) 

Referee: Finney. J


SATURDAY 13th DECEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, 62', 82')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0 

Attendance: 31,114

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Madeley, Giles, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Yorath

Sheffield Wednesday team: Springett, Smith, Megson, Young, Prophett, Craig, Ford, Eustace, Pugh, Whitham, Coleman

Unused sub: Warboys

Referee: Hill. G

 

WEDNESDAY 17th DECEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Lorimer 2, Clarke, Giles)

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Hurst) 

Attendance: 30,699

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Yorath

West Ham United team: Ferguson, Bonds, Lampard, Howe, Peters, Boyce, Redknapp, Bennett, Brooking, Hurst, Sissons

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Jones. A


FRIDAY 26th DECEMBER 1969 

NEWCASTLE UNITED 2 (Davies, Robson)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles 

Attendance: 54,527

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

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Giles, Jones, Clarke, Madeley

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: Howley. K


SATURDAY 27th DECEMBER 1969 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, 16', 28')

EVERTON 1 (Whittle, 60') 

Attendance: 46,770

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

Everton team: West, Wright, Newton, Kendall, Labone, Jackson, Whittle, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Morrissey

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Taylor. J


SATURDAY 10th JANUARY 1970 

CHELSEA 2 (Hollins, 36', Osgood, 41')

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Clarke, 16', Cooper, 47', Giles pen, 57', Lorimer, 60', Jones, 64') 

Attendance: 57,221

Chelsea team: Hughes, Webb, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Harris, Cooke, Hudson, Osgood, Hutchinson, Houseman

Unused sub: Boyle

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke (Bates, 36'), Jones, Giles, Madeley

Referee: Gow. W

 

SATURDAY 17th JANUARY 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke, 31', 82', Charlton, 32')

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Madeley o.g, 64') 

Attendance: 34,295

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

Coventry City team: Glazier, Coop, Cattlin, Machin, Barry, Clements, Hunt, Carr, Martin, O'Rourke, Joicey

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Matthewson, R


MONDAY 26th JANUARY 1970 

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (Sadler, 54', Kidd, 77')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, 56', Bremner, 61') 

Attendance: 60,514

Manchester United team: Stepney, Edwards, Burns, Crerand, Ure, Sadler, Morgan, Sartori, Charlton, Kidd, Aston

Unused sub: Brennan

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Corbett. D

 

SATURDAY 31st JANUARY 1970 

STOKE CITY 1 (Dobing)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles)

Attendance: 35,908

Stoke City team: Banks, Marsh, Pejic, Stevenson, Smith, Bloor, Conroy (Eastham), Dobing, Greenhoff, Skeels, Burrows

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Walters. P


TUESDAY 10th FEBRUARY 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Gray, Jones, Giles 2, Lorimer)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Astle) 

Attendance: 31,515

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

Unused sub: Bates

West Bromwich Albion team: Cumbes, Fraser, Wilson, Brown, Talbut, Hughes, Cantello, Suggett, Astle, Hartford, Hope

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Oliver. A

 

SATURDAY 14th FEBRUARY 1970

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Cooper o.g)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer, 52')

Attendance: 41,713

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Evans, Want, Mullery, England, Beal, Pearce, Pratt, Chivers, Bond, Morgan

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Clarke

Referee: Turner. D


SATURDAY 28th FEBRUARY 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 2)

CRYSTAL PALACE 0

Attendance: 37,138

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

Crystal Palace team: Jackson. J, Sewell, Loughlan, Payne, McCormick, Hynd, Scott, Blyth, Jackson. C, Queen, Taylor. A 

Unused sub: unknown               

Referee: Burtenshaw. C


SATURDAY 7th MARCH 1970

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 51,435

Liverpool team: Clemence, Lawler, Strong, Smith, Yeats, Hughes, Thompson, Livermore, Evans, Lindsay, Graham

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Madeley, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: Callaghan. L 


SATURDAY 21st MARCH 1970 

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Curran)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones, Clarke)

Attendance: 35,057

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Oldfield, Wilson, Parkin, Bailey, Holsgrove, Munro, McCalliog, O'Grady, Richards (Shaw), Curran, Wagstaffe

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton (Belfitt), Yorath, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Referee: Homewood. J


SATURDAY 28th MARCH 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer, 63')

SOUTHAMPTON 3 (Charlton o.g, 71', Davies pen, 77', Yorath o.g, 90') 

Attendance: 38,370

Leeds United team: Sprake, Davey (Lumsden), Madeley, Yorath, Charlton, Gray, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Bates, Hibbitt

Southampton team: Martin, Kirkup, Byrne, Kemp (Saul), McGrath, Gabriel, O'Brien, Fisher, Davis, Walker, Channon 

Sub: Saul (replaced Kemp)

Referee: Nicholson. F

 

MONDAY 30th MARCH 1970 

DERBY COUNTY 4 (McFarland, Carlin, O'Hare, Wignall)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Kennedy, 56') 

Attendance: 41,011

Derby County team: Green, Webster, Robson, Durban, McFarland, Hennessey, Wignall, Carlin, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub:

Leeds United team: Harvey, Davey, Peterson, Lumsden, Kennedy, Yorath, Galvin, Bates, Belfitt, Hibbitt, Johanneson

Unused sub: O'Neill

Referee: Walker. K


THURSDAY 2nd APRIL 1970 

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Bonds, Best)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, ??', 76') 

Attendance: 26,140

West Ham United team: Grotier, Bonds, Charles, Eustace, Moore, Miller, Redknapp, Lindsay, Best, Greaves, Sissons

Unused sub: Hurst

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Davey, Yorath, Madeley, Gray, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt (Hibbitt), Bates, Giles

Note: Paul Reaney suffered a broken leg early in the second half and Leeds played on with ten men.

Referee: Finney. J

 

SATURDAY 4th APRIL 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Gray, 10', 71')

BURNLEY 1 (Faulkner o.g, 25')

Attendance: 24,691

Leeds United team: Harvey, Yorath, Peterson, Madeley, Faulkner, Gray, Lorimer, Bates, Johanneson, Galvin, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Lumsden

Burnley team: Mellor, Angus, Docherty, Waldron, Dobson, Todd, Casper, Bellamy (O'Neill), Probert, Thomas, Kindon

Referee: Taylor. J

 

SATURDAY 18th APRIL 1970 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Belfitt)

MANCHESTER CITY 3 (Towers, Bell, Young) 

Attendance: 22,932

Leeds United team: Harvey, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Faulkner (Peterson), Gray, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Bates, Hibbitt

Manchester City team: Dowd, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Towers, Bell, Bowyer, Young, Heslop

Unused sub: Caradous

Referee: Castle. W

 

TUESDAY 21st APRIL 1970 

IPSWICH TOWN 3 (Robertson, 6', 17', Clarke, 15')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hibbitt, 45', Gray, 89') 

Attendance: 16,875

Ipswich Town team: Best, Carroll, Harper, Morris, Baxter, Jefferson, Robertson, Viljoen, Clarke, Mills, Woods (Whymark, 75')

Leeds United team: Harvey, Davey, Peterson, Yorath, Kennedy, Gray, Galvin, Lorimer, Belfitt, Bates, Hibbitt

Unused sub: O'Neill

Referee: Walker. K

TUESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER 1969

League Cup Round 2

FULHAM 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton) 

Attendance: 20,446

Fulham team: Seymour, Gilchrist, Pentecost, Horne, Roberts, Matthewson, Conway, Brown (Lloyd), Earle, Jones, Barrett

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Gray, Lorimer, Bates, Jones, Belfitt, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Galvin

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 1969

League Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley, 90')

CHELSEA 1 (Birchenall, 71')

Attendance: 21,933

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

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Hinton, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Houston, Boyle, Houseman, Baldwin, Birchenall (Cooke), Osgood

Referee: Castle. W


MONDAY 6th OCTOBER 1969

League Cup Round 3, replay

CHELSEA 2 (Cooke, 63', Birchenall, 78')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 38,485

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Webb, Harris, Hollins, Dempsey, Hinton, Boyle, Houseman, Birchenall, Hudson, Cooke

Unused sub: Houston

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt,  Jones, Madeley, Gray

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: Finney. J 

SATURDAY 3rd JANUARY 1970

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles pen, 70', Jones, 78')

SWANSEA TOWN 1 (Gwyther, 24') 

Attendance: 30,246

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Yorath

Swansea Town team: Millington, Lawrence, Gomersall, Slee, Nurse, Allchurch. L, Screen, Williams. H, Gwyther, Evans. B

Unused sub: Rosser

Red card: Nurse, 60'

Referee: Corbett. D


SATURDAY 24th JANUARY 1970

FA Cup Round 4

SUTTON UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Clarke 14', 44', 56', 77', Lorimer, 41', ??') 

Attendance: 14,000

Sutton United team: Roffey, Brookes, Clarke, Powell, Faulkner, Gradi, Meadows, Bladon, Drabwell, Pritchard, Howard

Unused sub: Waughman

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Finney. J


SATURDAY 7th FEBRUARY 1970

FA Cup Round 5

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles, 27', Clarke, 34')

MANSFIELD TOWN 0 

Attendance: 48,093

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Mansfield Town team: Brown, Pate, Walker, Quigley, Boam, Waller, Partridge, Stenson, Jones (Keeley, 70'), Roberts, Goodfellow

Referee: Castle. W


SATURDAY 21st FEBRUARY 1970

FA Cup Round 6

SWINDON TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, 32', 34') 

Attendance: 27,500

Swindon Town team: Downsborough, Thomas, Trollope, Butler, Burrows, Harland, Smith, Smart, Horsfield (Jones), Noble, Rogers

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: Walker. K


SATURDAY 14th MARCH 1970

FA Cup Semi Final, played at Hillsborough, Sheffield

LEEDS UNITED 0

MANCHESTER UNITED 0 

Attendance: 55,000

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

Manchester United team: Stepney, Edwards, Dunne, Crerand, Ure, Sadler, Morgan, Sartori, Charlton, Kidd, Best

Unused sub: Burns

Referee: Taylor. J


MONDAY 23rd MARCH 1970

FA Cup Semi Final, replay, played at Villa Park, Birmingham

LEEDS UNITED 0

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

Attendance: 62,500

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (Bates, 80'), Bremner, Charlton, Madeley, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Manchester United team: Stepney, Edwards, Dunne, Crerand, Sadler, Stiles, Morgan, Sartori (Law), Charlton, Kidd, Best

Referee: Taylor. J

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THURSDAY 26th MARCH 1970

FA Cup Semi Final, 2nd replay, played at Burnden Park, Bolton

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner, 8')

MANCHESTER UNITED 0 

Attendance: 56,000

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Madeley, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Manchester United team: Stepney, Edwards, Dunne, Crerand, Sadler, Stiles, Morgan, Sartori (Law), Charlton, Kidd, Best

Referee: Taylor. J


SATURDAY 11th APRIL 1970

FA Cup Final, played at Wembley, London

CHELSEA 2 (Houseman, 41', Hutchinson, 86')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton, 21', Jones, 83') 

Attendance: 100,000

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Webb, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Harris (Hinton, 90'), Baldwin, Houseman, Osgood, Hutchinson, Cooke

Leeds United team: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Jennings. E

AET, score at 90', 2-2


WEDNESDAY 29th APRIL 1970

FA Cup Final, replay, played at Old Trafford, Manchester

CHELSEA 2 (Osgood, 78', Webb, 104')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones, 36') 

Attendance: 62,078

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Harris, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Webb, Baldwin, Cooke, Osgood (Hinton, 112'), Hutchinson, Houseman

Leeds United team: Harvey, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Jennings. E

AET, score at 90', 1-1

WEDNESDAY 17th SEPTEMBER 1969

European Cup Round 1, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 10 (O'Grady, 1', Jones, 4', 9', 61', Clarke, 19', 47', Giles, 34', 51', Bremner, 65', 88')

SK LYN OSLO 0

Attendance: 25,979

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles (Bates, 55'), O'Grady

Unused subs: Harvey, Lorimer, Belfitt, Hibbitt

SK Lyn Oslo team: Olsen. S, Rodvang, Ostvold, Marisbak, Kolle, Gulden, Boerrehaug, Christopherson, Berg, Olsen. O (Hovden), Austnes

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Smejkal. E (Czechoslovakia)


WEDNESDAY 1st OCTOBER 1969

European Cup Round 1, 2nd leg

SK LYN OSLO 0

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Belfitt, 6', 70', Hibbitt, 20', 54', Jones, 30', Lorimer, 67') 

Attendance: 7,595

SK Lyn Oslo team: Olsen. S, Rodvang, Ostvold, Boerrehaug, Knolle, Christopherson, Moribak, Hovden, Berg, Olsen. O, Birkeland

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Gray, Lorimer, Belfitt, Jones, Bates, Hibbitt

Unused subs: Harvey, Galvin, Lumsden, Davey

Note: Leeds United only named 4 substitutes.

Referee: Queudeville. A (Luxembourg)

Leeds United won 16-0 on aggregate


WEDNESDAY 12th NOVEMBER 1969

European Cup Round 2, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles, 1', Jones, 20', 35')

FERENCVAROS 0 

Attendance: 37,291

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Bates, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Hibbitt, Yorath 

Note: Leeds United only named 3 substitutes.

Ferencvaros team: Geczi, Novak, Pancsics, Balint (Nemeth), Horvath, Megyesi, Szoke, Juhasz, Branikovits, Scucs, Katona

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Bakhramov. T (Soviet Union)


WEDNESDAY 26th NOVEMBER 1969

European Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

FERENCVAROS 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones, 35', 80', Lorimer, 88') 

Attendance: 5,400

Ferencvaros team: Geczi, Novak, Balint, Megyesi, Juhasz, Scucs, Szoke, Branikovits, Horvath (Vajda), Nemeth, Katona

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray (Galvin, 80')

Unused subs: Harvey, Yorath, Hibbitt 

Note: Leeds United only named 4 substitutes.

Referee: De Mendibil. J (Spain)

Leeds United won 6-0 on aggregate.


WEDNESDAY 4th MARCH 1970

European Cup Round 3, 1st leg

STANDARD LIEGE 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer)

Attendance: 38,000

Standard Liege team: Piot, Beurlet, Thissen, Dewalque, Jeck, Pilot, Semmeling, Van Moer, Galic, Takac, Depireux

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt, Yorath, Bates, Jordan

Referee: Ribeiro. A (Portugal)


WEDNESDAY 18th MARCH 1970

European Cup Round 3, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles pen, 80')

STANDARD LIEGE 0 

Attendance: 48,775

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Harvey, Bates, Hibbitt, Gray, Belfitt

Standard Liege team: Piot, Beurlet, Thissen, Dewalque, Jeck, Pilot, Semmeling, Van Moer, Galic, Takac, Depireux

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Lo Bello. C (Italy)

Leeds United won 2-0 on aggregate.


WEDNESDAY 1st APRIL 1970

European Cup Semi Final, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 0

CELTIC 1 (Connelly, 2') 

Attendance: 45,505

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner (Bates, 68'), Charlton, Madeley, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt, Hibbitt, Yorath

Celtic team: Williams, Hay, Gemmell, Murdoch, McNeill, Brogan, Johnstone, Connelly (Hughes), Wallace, Auld, Lennox

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Kitabdjian. M (France)


WEDNESDAY 15th APRIL 1970

European Cup Semi Final, 2nd legplayed at Hampden Park.

CELTIC 2 (Hughes, 47', Murdoch, 53')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner, 14')

Attendance: 136,505

Celtic team: Williams, Hay, Gemmell, Murdoch, McNeill, Brogan, Johnstone, Connelly, Hughes, Auld, Lennox

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake (Harvey, 51'), Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Bates, 71'), Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Yorath, Belfitt, Hibbitt

Referee: Schulenberg. G (West Germany)

Celtic won 3-1 on aggregate

SATURDAY 2nd AUGUST 1969

Charity Shield, (played at Elland Road)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Gray, 55', Charlton, 58')

MANCHESTER CITY 1 (Bell, 90')

Attendance: 39,835

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

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Lee, Young, Coleman

Unused sub: Connor

Referee: Burns K

P W D L F A PTS
Everton 42 29 8 5 72 34 66
LEEDS UNITED 42 21 15 6 84 49 57
Chelsea 42 21 13 8 70 50 55
Derby County 42 22 9 11 64 37 53
Liverpool 42 20 11 11 65 42 51
Coventry City 42 19 11 12 58 48 49
Newcastle United 42 17 13 12 57 35 47
Manchester United 42 14 17 11 66 61 45
Stoke City 42 15 15 12 56 52 45
Manchester City 42 16 11 15 55 48 43
Tottenham Hotspur 42 17 9 16 54 55 43
Arsenal 42 12 18 12 51 49 42
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 12 16 14 55 57 40
Burnley 42 12 15 15 56 61 39
Nottingham Forest 42 10 18 14 50 71 38
West Bromwich Albion 42 14 9 19 58 66 37
West Ham United 42 12 12 18 51 60 36
Ipswich Town 42 10 11 21 40 63 31
Southampton 42 6 17 19 46 67 29
Crystal Palace 42 6 15 21 34 68 27
Sunderland 42 6 14 22 30 68 26
Sheffield Wednesday 42 8 9 25 40 71 25