SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1971-72

SATURDAY 14th AUGUST 1971 

MANCHESTER CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer)

Attendance: 38,566

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Book, Connor, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Summerbee (Young), Heslop, Davies, Lee, Mellor

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Thomas. C


TUESDAY 17th AUGUST 1971 

SHEFFIELD UNITED 3 (Flynn, 55', Dearden, 87', Colquhoun, 89')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 40,725

Sheffield United team: Hope, Badger, Hemsley, Flynn, Colquhoun, Hockey, Woodward, Salmons, Dearden, Currie, Scullion

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Giles, Bates

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee:


SATURDAY 21st AUGUST 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 0

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0 

Attendance: 20,686 

(played at Leeds Road, Huddersfield)

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

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Parkes, Shaw, Parkin, Walker, Munro, McAlle, McCalliog, Wilson, Richards, Dougan (Gould), Wagstaffe

Referee: Johnson. R


WEDNESDAY 25th AUGUST 1971

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner)

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Gilzean, 38') 

Attendance: 25,099

(played at Boothferry Park, Hull)

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Kinnear, Want, Mullery, England, Naylor, Coates, Perryman, Chivers, Pratt, Gilzean (Collins)

Referee: Corbett. D


SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1971 

IPSWICH TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer, 26', Belfitt, 32') 

Attendance: 26,689

Ipswich Town team: Best, Hammond, Harper, Morris, Bell, Jefferson, Robertson, Mills, Clarke (Hill, 83'), Hamilton, Miller

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt (Yorath, 83'), Bates, Madeley

Referee: Burns. K


WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Charlton, 3', Lorimer, Giles pen, 59' , Yorath, Madeley)

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Hunter o.g, 75') 

Attendance: 18,623

(played at Hillsborough, Sheffield)

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

Newcastle United team: McFaul, Craig, Clark, Gibb, McNamee, Moncur, Cassidy, Tudor, Macdonald, Guthrie, Hibbitt

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Kirkpatrick. R


SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1971

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Madeley, Giles pen)

CRYSTAL PALACE 0 

Attendance: 18,715

(played at Leeds Road, Huddersfield)

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Crystal Palace team: Jackson. J, Payne, Wall, McCormick, Hoadley, Blyth, Wharton (Scott), Tambling, Kember, Queen, Taylor. A

Referee: Nicholson. F


SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1971

ARSENAL 2 (Storey, Graham)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 51,196

Arsenal team: Wilson, Rice, McNab, Storey, McLintock, Roberts, Armstrong, Simpson, Radford, Kennedy, Graham

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Yorath, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt (Jordan), Giles, Madeley

Referee: Nippard. D


SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer)

LIVERPOOL 0 

Attendance: 41,381

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

Liverpool team: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Ross, Lloyd, Hughes, Graham, Hall, Heighway, Toshack (Boersma), Callaghan

Referee: Kerkhof. M


SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1971 

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 2 (Lawson. J, Ellam)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton) 

Attendance: 26,340

Huddersfield Town team: Lawson. D, Clark, Hutt, McGill, Ellam, Cherry, Hoy, Smith. S, Worthington, Lawson. J, Chapman

Unused sub: Smith. D

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney (Edwards, 71'), Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Galvin, Belfitt, Giles, Madeley

Referee: Taylor. J


SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST HAM UNITED 0 

Attendance: 30,942

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Yorath, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Mann (Galvin), Belfitt, Giles, Madeley

West Ham United team: Ferguson, McDowell, Lampard, Bonds, Taylor. T, Moore, Redknapp, Best, Hurst, Brooking, Robson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Jones. G


SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1971 

COVENTRY CITY 3 (Chilton, 5', St John, 34', Hunt, 54')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Parker o.g, 88') 

Attendance: 32,183

Coventry City team: Glazier, Coop, Barry, Smith, Blockley, Parker, Young, Carr, Chilton, Hunt, St John (Mortimer)

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

Referee: Nicholls. C 


SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1971

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke, Jones, Lorimer)

MANCHESTER CITY 0 

Attendance: 36,004

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

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Book, Donachie, Doyle, Booth, Towers, Summerbee, Jefferies, Davies, Lee (Young), Mellor

Referee: Gow. W


SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Cooper, Charlton, Lorimer)

EVERTON 2 (Ball, Royle) 

Attendance: 34,208

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

Everton team: West, Newton. K, McLaughlin, Newton. H, Kenyon, Harvey (Scott), Royle, Ball, Husband, Hurst, Morrissey

Referee: 


SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1971 

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer)

Attendance: 53,960

Manchester United team: Stepney, O'Neil, Dunne, Gowling, James, Sadler, Morgan, Kidd (Sartori), Charlton, Law, Best

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

Referee:


SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1971 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner, Lorimer)

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Brown)

Attendance: 39,877

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Gray. E, Jordan, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Galvin

Leicester City team: Shilton, Whitworth, Sjoberg, Nish, Cross, Manley (Glover), Sammels, Birchenall, Weller, Fern, Brown

Referee:


SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1971 

SOUTHAMPTON 2 (Channon, Davies)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles) 

Attendance: 25,331

Southampton team: Martin, Gabriel, Kirkup, Lovett, McGrath, Walker, Paine, Channon, Davies, O'Neil (Stokes), Jenkins 

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Gray. E, Jordan, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee:


SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1971

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer)

STOKE CITY 0 

Attendance: 32,012

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

Unused sub: Reaney

Stoke City team: Banks, Marsh, Pejic, Jump (Mahoney), Smith. D, Bloor, Conroy, Greenhoff, Ritchie, Dobing, Eastham

Referee:


SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1971 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer, Clarke) 

Attendance: 29,463

Nottingham Forest team: Barron, O'Kane, Fraser, Chapman, Hindley, Richardson, Lyons, O'Neill, Cormack, Robertson, Storey-Moore

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee:


SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1971

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles 2, Lorimer)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0 

Attendance: 32,521

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

West Bromwich Albion team: Smith, Minton, Wilson, Cantello, Wile, Robertson, Merrick, Hartford, Astle, Gould, Brown. T

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Batty. V


SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1971

CHELSEA 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 45,867

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Mulligan, Harris, Hollins, Dempsey, Webb, Cooke, Kember, Osgood, Hudson, Houseman

Unused sub: Garland

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

Unused sub: Reaney

Referee: Walker. K 


SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1971 

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Craven)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer) 

Attendance: 31,456

Crystal Palace team: Jackson. J, Payne, Goodwin, Kellard, McCormick, Blyth, Craven, Queen, Wallace, Taylor. A, Tambling

Unused sub: unknown 

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

Unused sub: Reaney

Referee: Wynn. K


MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1971

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Gray. E, 6', Lorimer, 20', 58')

DERBY COUNTY 0

Attendance: 44,214

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

Unused sub: Jordan

Derby County team: Boulton, Webster, Robson, Bailey, McFarland, Hennessey, McGovern, Gemmill, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Morrissey. A 


SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1972 

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, Jones)

Attendance: 53,847

Liverpool team: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Smith, Ross, Hughes, Keegan, Hall, Heighway, Whitham (Thompson), Callaghan

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

Referee: Kirkpatrick. R


SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner, 62', Clarke, 83')

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (Hunter, 35', Clarke, 60')

Attendance: 32,194

Leeds United team: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton (Reaney, 37'), Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Ipswich Town team: Best, Hammond, Harper, Morris, Hunter, Jefferson, Robertson, Viljoen, Clarke (Miller, 73'), Hill, McNeil

Referee: Taylor. J


SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1972

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke, 15')

SHEFFIELD UNITED 0 

Attendance: 41,038

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

Unused sub: Bates

Sheffield United team: Hope, Badger, Hemsley, Mackenzie, Colquhoun, Hockey, Woodward, Salmons, Dearden, Currie, Scullion

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Walker. K


SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1972 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Chivers)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 46,774

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Evans, Knowles, Coates, England, Beal, Gilzean, Perryman, Chivers, Peters, Morgan

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Thomas. C


SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1972 

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 45,935

Everton team: West, Wright, McLaughlin, Kendall, Lyons, Newton, Husband, Harvey, Johnson, Hurst, Whittle

Unused sub: Scott

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

Referee: Davey. H


SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Jones, 47', 58', 65', Clarke, 54', Lorimer, 74')

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Burns, 57') 

Attendance: 45,399

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

Unused sub: Jordan

Manchester United team: Stepney, O'Neil, Dunne, Burns, James, Sadler, Morgan, Kidd (Mcllroy, 66'), Charlton, Gowling, Best

Referee: Burtenshaw. N


SATURDAY 4th MARCH 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 7 (Clarke, 38', 60', Lorimer, 42', 64', 69', Charlton, 73', Jones, 78')

SOUTHAMPTON 0 

Attendance: 34,275

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Southampton team: Martin, McCarthy, Fry, Stokes, Gabriel, Steele, Paine (Byrne), Channon, Davies, O'Neill, Jenkins

Referee:


SATURDAY 11th MARCH 1972

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton, 11')

COVENTRY CITY 0 

Attendance: 43,154

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, LorimerClarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Coventry City team: Glazier, Smith, Cattlin, Parker, Blockley, Barry, McGuire, Carr, Chilton, Graham, St John

Unused sub: unknown

Note: The following day, Coventry City sacked their manager Noel Cantwell.

Referee: Challis. R 


WEDNESDAY 22nd MARCH 1972

LEICESTER CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 32,152

Leicester City team: Shilton, Whitworth, Nish, Woollett, Manley, Cross, Birchenall, Sammels, Weller, Tomlin, Glover

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Galvin

Referee:


SATURDAY 25th MARCH 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke, 11', Jones, 34', Lorimer, 44')

ARSENAL 0 

Attendance: 45,055

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Arsenal team: Wilson, Rice, Nelson, Storey, McLintock, Simpson, Armstrong (Marinello), Ball, George, Kennedy, Roberts

Referee:


MONDAY 27th MARCH 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Lorimer 2, Gray 2, Clarke 2)

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Cormack)

Attendance: 40,866

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, LorimerClarke, Jones (Yorath), Gray. E, Madeley

Nottingham Forest team: Barron, Hindley, Gemmell, Serella, Cottam, Robertson, McIntosh, Cormack, Buckley, Richardson, McKenzie

Unused sub: unknown

Referee:


FRIDAY 31st MARCH 1972 

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Hurst, Bonds)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Gray. E 2) 

Attendance: 41,003

West Ham United team: Grotier, McDowell, Lampard, Bonds, Taylor, Moore, Redknapp, Best, Hurst, Brooking, Robson

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, LorimerClarke, Jordan (Bates), Gray. E, Madeley

Referee: 


SATURDAY 1st APRIL 1972

DERBY COUNTY 2 (O'Hare, Hunter o.g)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 39,450

Derby County team: Boulton, Webster, Robson, Durban, McFarland, Todd, McGovern, Gemmill, O'Hare, Hector, Walker

Unused sub: unknown 

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, LorimerClarke, Madeley, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 5th APRIL 1972 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones, Lorimer, Gray. E)

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Smith. S) 

Attendance: 46,148

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

Huddersfield Town team: Pierce, Clarke, Hutt, Smith. S, Ellam, Cherry, Hoy, Dolan, Krzywicki, Lawson. J, Chapman

Unused sub: Barry

Referee:


SATURDAY 8th APRIL 1972 

STOKE CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones 2, Lorimer) 

Attendance: 35,123

Stoke City team: Banks, Marsh, Elder, Bernard, Smith. D, Skeels, Conroy (Stevenson), Greenhoff, Ritchie, Mahoney, Burrows

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

Referee: 


WEDNESDAY 19th APRIL 1972 

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Macdonald, 88')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 42,006

Newcastle United team: McFaul, Craig, Clark, Gibb, Howard, Moncur, Barrowclough, Green, Macdonald, Tudor, Reid

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Referee:


SATURDAY 22nd APRIL 1972 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles pen, 71') 

Attendance: 39,724

West Bromwich Albion team: Osbourne, Nisbet, Wilson, Suggett, Wile, Robertson, Hope, Gould, Brown. T, Brown. A, Hartford 

Unused sub: unknown

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

Referee:

 

MONDAY 1st MAY 1972

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner, 20' Jones, 76')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 46,565

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

Chelsea team: Bonetti, Harris, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Webb, Cooke, Garland, Baldwin, Hudson, Houseman

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Matthewson. T


MONDAY 8th MAY 1972 

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2 (Munro, 42', Dougan, 60')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner, 63') 

Attendance: 53,379

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Parkes, Shaw, Taylor, Hegan, Munro, McAlle, McCalliog, Hibbitt, Richards, Dougan, Wagstaffe

Unused sub: unknown 

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke (Yorath), Bates, Giles, Gray. E

Referee:

WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1971

League Cup Round 2

DERBY COUNTY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 34,023

Derby County team: Boulton, Webster, Robson, Todd, McFarland, Gemmill, Durban, Wignall, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Yorath, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Jordan

Referee:


MONDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1971

League Cup Round 2, replay

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 2)

DERBY COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 28,132

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

Derby County team: Boulton, Webster, Robson, Todd, McFarland, Gemmill, McGovern, Wignall, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: unknown

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 6th OCTOBER 1971

League Cup Round 3

WEST HAM UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 35,890

West Ham United team: Ferguson, McDowell, Lampard, Bonds, Taylor, Moore, Redknapp, Best, Hurst, Brooking, Robson

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Yorath, Belfitt, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Jordan

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 20th OCTOBER 1971

League Cup Round 3, replay 

LEEDS UNITED 0

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Best)

Attendance: 26,504

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

West Ham United team: Ferguson, McDowell, Lampard, Bonds, Taylor, Moore, Redknapp, Best, Hurst, Brooking, Robson

Unused sub:

Referee:

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SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1972

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Giles 2, 1 pen, Lorimer 2)

BRISTOL ROVERS 1 (Allan)

Attendance: 33,565

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Bates, Jordan (Galvin), Giles, Gray. E

Bristol Rovers team: Sheppard, Roberts, Parsons, Godfrey, Taylor, Prince, Stephens, Jones (Stanton), Allan, Bannister, Higgins 

Referee:


SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1972

FA Cup Round 4

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 56,300

Liverpool team: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Keegan, Ross, Heighway, Toshack, Callaghan

Unused sub: unknown

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

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee:


WEDNESDAY 9th FEBRUARY 1972 

FA Cup Round 4, replay

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, 22', 62')

LIVERPOOL 0 

Attendance: 45,821

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

Liverpool team: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Keegan, Ross, Heighway (Boersma), Graham, Callaghan

Referee: Hill. G 


SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1972

FA Cup Round 5

CARDIFF CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles 2) 

Attendance: 50,000

Cardiff City team: Irwin, Carver, Bell, Kellock, Murray, Phillips, Gibson, Clark, King, Woodruff, Foggon (Warboys)

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

Unused sub: Reaney

Referee:


SATURDAY 18th MARCH 1972

FA Cup Round 6

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke, Charlton)

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Pratt) 

Attendance: 43,937

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

Tottenham Hotspur team: Jennings, Evans, Knowles, Pratt, England, Beal, Gilzean, Perryman, Chivers, Peters (Coates), Morgan

Referee:


SATURDAY 15th APRIL 1972

FA Cup Semi Final (played at Hillsborough, Sheffield)

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones, 17', 64', Lorimer, 24')

Attendance: 54,723

Birmingham City team: Cooper, Carroll, Pendrey, Page, Hynd, Harland, Campbell, Francis, Latchford (Taylor), Hatton, Smith

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Burtenshaw. N


SATURDAY 6th MAY 1972

FA Cup Final (played at Wembley)

ARSENAL 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke, 53') 

Attendance: 100,000

Arsenal team: Barnett, Rice, McNab, Storey, McLintock, Simpson, Armstrong, Ball, Radford (Kennedy), George, Graham

Leeds United team: Harvey, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray. E

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: Smith. D

WEDNESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1971

UEFA Cup Round 1, 1st leg

LIERSE SK 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Galvin, 26', Lorimer, 57') 

Attendance: 17,000

Lierse SK team: Engelen, Dierckx, Krivitz, Michielsen, Golen, Vermeyen, De Ceulaer, Davidovic (Mertens), Janssens, Denul, Ressel

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Yorath, Bremner, Faulkner, Hunter, Lorimer, Galvin, Belfitt, Giles, Bates

Unused subs: Harvey, Mann, Saunders, Davey, Jordan

Referee: De Campos. J F (Portugal) 


WEDNESDAY 29th SEPTEMBER 1971

UEFA Cup Round 1, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 0

LIERSE SK 4 (Reaney o.g, 31', Ressel, 35', 80', Janssens, 37') 

Attendance: 18,680

Leeds United team: Shaw (Sprake, 46'), Reaney, Cooper, Yorath, Faulkner, Madeley, Lorimer, Mann (Hunter, 46'), Belfitt, Bates, Galvin

Unused subs: Davey, Gray. F, Saunders

Lierse SK team: Engelen, Dierckx, Krivitz, Michielsen, Golen, Vermeyen, De Ceulaer, Davidovic, Janssens, Denul, Ressel

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: Kunze. G (East Germany)

Lierse SK won 4-2 on aggregate

WEDNESDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER 1971

Inter Cities Fairs Cup Play Off 

BARCELONA 2 (Duenas, 50', 84')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jordan, 52') 

Attendance: 35,000

Barcelona team: Sadurni, Rife, Eladio, Torres, Gallego, Costas, Rexach, Carlos, Duenas, Marcial, Asensi (Fuste)

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United team: Sprake, Reaney, Davey, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Jordan, Belfitt, Giles, Galvin

Unused subs: Harvey, Faulkner, Saunders, O'Neill, Mann

Referee: Zsolt. I (Hungary)

Barcelona won the right to the permanent possession of the old Inter Cities Fairs Cup trophy. 

P W D L F A PTS
Derby County 42 24 10 8 69 33 58
LEEDS UNITED 42 24 9 9 73 31 57
Liverpool 42 24 9 9 64 30 57
Manchester City 42 23 11 8 77 45 57
Arsenal 42 22 8 12 58 40 52
Tottenham Hotspur 42 19 13 10 63 42 51
Chelsea 42 18 12 12 58 49 48
Manchester United 42 19 10 13 69 61 48
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 18 11 13 65 57 47
Sheffield United 42 17 12 13 61 60 46
Newcastle United 42 15 11 16 49 52 41
Leicester City 42 13 13 16 41 46 39
Ipswich Town 42 11 16 15 39 53 38
West Ham United 42 12 12 18 47 51 36
Everton 42 9 18 15 37 48 36
West Bromwich Albion 42 12 11 19 42 54 35
Stoke City 42 10 15 17 39 56 35
Coventry City 42 9 15 18 44 67 33
Southampton 42 12 7 23 52 80 31
Crystal Palace 42 8 13 21 39 65 29
Nottingham Forest 42 8 9 25 47 81 25
Huddersfield Town 42 6 13 23 27 59 25