SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

Stats by season

Player records (A-Z)

SEASON STATISTICS: 1979-80

SATURDAY 18th AUGUST 1979 

BRISTOL CITY 2 (Jantunen, Ritchie pen)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Curtis 2) 

Attendance: 22,845

Bristol City team: Shaw, Sweeney, Whitehead, Gow, Rodgers, Merrick, Fitzpatrick, Ritchie, Mabbutt, Jantunen, Meijer

Unused sub: Tainton

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Stevenson, Flynn, Parkinson, Hampton, Curtis, Cherry, Hankin, Harris, Graham

Unused sub: Gray

Referee: Lloyd. D


WEDNESDAY 22nd AUGUST 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hird, Harris)

EVERTON 0 

Attendance: 30,000

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Stevenson, Harris, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Hawley

Everton team: Wood, Barton, Bailey, Lyons, Higgins, Ross, Nulty, Todd, King, Kidd, Wright

Unused sub: Heard

Referee: Tyson. G


SATURDAY 25th AUGUST 1979 

NORWICH CITY 2 (Bond pen, 16', 37')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hart, 17')

Attendance: 18,444

Norwich City team: Keelan, Bond, McDowell, McGuire, Hoadley, Powell, Neighbour, Reeves, Fashanu (Taylor), Paddon, Peters

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton (Parkinson), Flynn, Hart, Stevenson, Harris, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Referee: Downey. C


SATURDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hart)

ARSENAL 1 (Nelson) 

Attendance: 23,245

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Stevenson, Flynn, Hart, Parkinson, Greenhoff, Cherry, Hawley, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Thomas

Arsenal team: Jennings, Rice, Nelson, Talbot, O'Leary, Young, Gatting, Sunderland, Stapleton, Hollins, Rix

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Clarke. D


SATURDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1979

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 26,914

Nottingham Forest team: Shilton, Anderson, Gray, McGovern, Lloyd, Burns, O'Neill, Bowyer, Birtles, Woodcock, Robertson

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Hamson

Referee: Richardson. P


SATURDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1979

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Curtis, 87')

LIVERPOOL 1 (McDermott, 81') 

Attendance: 39,779

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Greenhoff

Liverpool team: Clemence, Neal, Kennedy, Thompson, Cohen, Hansen, Dalglish, Case, Johnson, McDermott, Souness

Unused sub: Fairclough

Referee: Farley. T


SATURDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER 1979 

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (Allardyce)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray pen, 61')

Attendance: 21,724

Bolton Wanderers team: McDonagh, Clement, Burke, Greaves, Walsh, Allardyce, Morgan, McNab, Gowling, Cantello (Whatmore), Worthington

Red card: McNab, 13'

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray (Greenhoff, 78'), Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Red card: Flynn, 13'

Referee: Owen. D


SATURDAY 29th SEPTEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hankin, 49')

MANCHESTER CITY 2 (Power, 52', Deyna, ??') 

Attendance: 29,592

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Greenhoff, Hart, Madeley (Chandler), Harris, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Red card: Hart

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Ranson, Donnachie, Stepanovic, Caton, Futcher, Mackenzie, Daley, Robinson, Power, Deyna

Unused sub: Palmer

Referee: Courtney. G


SATURDAY 6th OCTOBER 1979

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Cherry, 49', Hird pen, 63')

IPSWICH TOWN 1 (Mariner, 35')

Attendance: 19,342

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Greenhoff, Parkinson, Hamson, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Entwistle

Ipswich Town team: Cooper, Burley, Butcher, Thijssen, Hunter, Osman, Wark, Muhren (Brazil), Mariner, Turner, McCall

Referee: Chadwick. R


SATURDAY 13th OCTOBER 1979 

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 27,002

Brighton & Hove Albion team: Steele, Rollings, Williams, Horton, Foster, Stevens, Clark, Ward, Maybank, Sayer (Ryan), O'Sullivan

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Parkinson, Stevenson, Hamson, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Entwistle

Referee: Glasson. T


SATURDAY 20th OCTOBER 1979

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hankin)

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Armstrong, Jones)

Attendance: 25,203

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Greenhoff (Chandler), Madeley, Gray, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Entwistle

Tottenham Hotspur team: Daines (Pratt, 10'), Hughton, Perryman, Ardiles, Jones, McAllister, Yorath, Miller, Armstrong, Hoddle, Villa

Red card: Miller, 27'

Referee: Glover. N

Note: Due to an injury to Barry Daines after 10', Glenn Hoddle took over in goal.


SATURDAY 27th OCTOBER 1979 

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Boyer)

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Entwistle, Curtis) 

Attendance: 23,259

Southampton team: Gennoe, Hebberd, Peach, Williams. S, Watson, Waldron, Ball, Boyer, Channon, George, Holmes

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Lukic, Stevenson, Hampton, Chandler, Parkinson, Madeley, Gray, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Entwistle

Unused sub: Balcombe

Referee: Read. E


SATURDAY 3rd NOVEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray)

BRISTOL CITY 3 (Mabbutt 2, Merrick) 

Attendance: 17,376

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hampton (Harris), Hart, Madeley, Chandler, Entwistle, Hankin, Curtis, Gray

Bristol City team: Shaw, Sweeney, Whitehead, Mabbutt, Hay, Merrick, Fitzpatrick, Ritchie, Royle, Mann, Tainton

Unused sub: Gillies

Referee: Walmsley. K


SATURDAY 10th NOVEMBER 1979

COVENTRY CITY 3 (Ferguson, 38', 78', Wallace, 68')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 19,402

Coventry City team: Sealey, Coop, McDonald, Gooding, Holton, Gillespie, Hutchison, Blair,   Ferguson (Whitton), Wallace, Hunt

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Flynn (Entwistle), Hart, Madeley, Hird, Greenhoff, Hankin, Curtis, Gray

Referee: Thomas. C


TUESDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1979

EVERTON 5 (Latchford, 6', 22', 45', Kidd, ??', Hart o.g, 83')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hird, 46') 

Attendance: 23,000

Everton team: Hodge, Gidman, Bailey, Wright, Higgins, Ross, Hartford, Stanley, Latchford (Lyons), Kidd, King

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Greenhoff, Hart, Madeley, Hird, Entwistle, Hamson, Curtis, Gray

Unused sub: Thomas

Referee: Newsome. C


SATURDAY 17th NOVEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Connor)

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0 

Attendance: 17,481

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hird, Hart, Madeley (Connor), Gray, Hamson, Entwistle, Curtis, Harris

West Bromwich Albion team: Godden, Batson, Pendrey, Mills, Wile, Robertson, Robson, Brown. A, Deehan, Brown. T, Barnes

Unused sub: Trewick

Referee: Worrall. J


SATURDAY 24th NOVEMBER 1979 

ASTON VILLA 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 29,736

Aston Villa team: Rimmer, Swain, Pejic, Evans, McNaught, Mortimer, Bremner, Little, Geddis, Cowans, Shaw

Unused sub: unknown

Missed penalty: Evans (saved by Lukic, 38')

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Greenhoff, Hird, Graham, Connor, Curtis, Gray

Unused sub: Harris

Referee: Toseland. R


SATURDAY 1st DECEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hird)

CRYSTAL PALACE 0 

Attendance: 21,330

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Greenhoff, Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Harris

Crystal Palace team: Burridge, Hinshelwood, Sansom, Nicholas, Cannon, Gilbert, Murphy (Kember), Francis, Walsh, Swindlehurst, Hilaire

Referee: Seel. C


SATURDAY 8th DECEMBER 1979 

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Thomas 54')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Connor, 22')

Attendance: 57,478

Manchester United team: Bailey, Nicholl, Grimes Mcllroy, Moran, Buchan, Coppell, Wilkins, Jordan, Macari, Thomas

Unused sub: Ritchie

Missed penalty: Grimes (saved by Lukic)

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson (Harris), Hart, Greenhoff, Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis, Graham

Referee: Partridge. P


SATURDAY 15th DECEMBER 1979 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Connor, Graham, Hamson)

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0 

Attendance: 21,227

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Greenhoff, Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Entwistle

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Bradshaw, Palmer, Parkin, Daniel, Brazier, Berry, Hibbitt, Carr, Gray, Clarke, Eves

Unused sub: McAlle

Referee: Phipps. F


FRIDAY 21st DECEMBER 1979 

STOKE CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Connor, Harris) 

Attendance: 16,878

Stoke City team: Jones, Evans, Johnson. P, Johnson. P A (Busby), Dodd, Doyle, Heath, Richardson, O'Callaghan, Crooks, Randall

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Greenhoff, Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis, Harris (Entwistle)

Referee: Hamil. A


WEDNESDAY 26th DECEMBER 1979 

MIDDLESBROUGH 3 (Jankovic, 25', 46', Armstrong, 44')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Entwistle 26') 

Attendance: 23,259

Middlesbrough team: Platt, Craggs, Johnson, Hedley, Ashcroft, McAndrew, Cochrane, Proctor, Hodgson, Jankovic, Armstrong

Unused sub: Ramage

Missed penalty: Armstrong (wide)

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Greenhoff (Entwistle), Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis, Harris

Referee: Saunders. A


SATURDAY 29th DECEMBER 1979

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hird, 22', Hankin, 45')

NORWICH CITY 2 (Mendham, 12', Taylor, 74')

Attendance: 23,493

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Hankin, Harris

Unused sub: Entwistle

Norwich City team: Keelan, Bond, Downs, Mendham (Nightingale), Brown, Jones, Ryan, Taylor, Fashanu, Paddon, Peters

Referee: Sewell. J


TUESDAY 1st JANUARY 1980

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hird)

DERBY COUNTY 0

Attendance: 24,271

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Hankin, Harris

Unused sub: Curtis

Derby County team: McKellar, Osgood, Webb, Langan, Buckley, Powell. S, Daly, Clark, Davies, Greenwood, Emson (Powell. B)

Referee: McNally. K


SATURDAY 12th JANUARY 1980 

ARSENAL 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Connor) 

Attendance: 32,799

Arsenal team: Jennings, Rice, Nelson, Talbot, Walford, Young, Brady, Sunderland, Stapleton, Hollins, Rix

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Greenhoff, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Entwistle, Hampton

Unused sub: Chandler

Referee: Hutchinson. D


SATURDAY 19th JANUARY 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Connor, 15')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 2 (Birtles, 45', Francis, 82') 

Attendance: 29,816

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Greenhoff, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Entwistle (Graham, 63'), Hampton

Nottingham Forest team: Shilton, Anderson, Gray. F, McGovern, Lloyd, Needham, Francis, George, Birtles, Bowles, Robertson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Redfern. K


SATURDAY 9th FEBRUARY 1980

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hird pen, 3', Graham, 46')

BOLTON WANDERERS 2 (Whatmore, 1', Greaves, 48') 

Attendance: 16,428

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Hampton, Flynn, Greenhoff, Madeley, Hankin, Hird, Connor, Hamson, Graham

Unused sub: Chandler

Bolton Wanderers team: McDonagh, Clement, Walsh, Greaves, Allardyce, Gowling, Morgan Whatmore, Carter (Burke), Cantello, Reid, 

Referee: 


SATURDAY 16th FEBRUARY 1980

MANCHESTER CITY 1 (Power)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Graham)

Attendance: 34,392

Manchester City team: Corrigan, Ranson, Donachie, Henry, Caton, Booth, Mackenzie, Daley (Reid), Palmer, Power, Bennett

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Hampton, Flynn, Greenhoff, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Firm, Graham

Unused sub: Chandler

Referee: Baker. M


SATURDAY 23rd FEBRUARY 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Flynn)

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 (Ward, 88') 

Attendance: 17,216

Leeds United team: Lukic, Stevenson, Cherry, Flynn, Firm, Greenhoff (Hamson), Gray, Hird, Connor, Hampton, Graham

Missed penalty: Hird (hit the post)

Brighton & Hove Albion team: Moseley, Gregory, Williams, Horton, Foster, Suddaby (Ryan), McNab, Ward, Clarke. R, Lawrenson, O'Sullivan

Referee: Tyldesley. P


SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1980 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Falco, Hoddle)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Chandler)

Attendance: 35,331

Tottenham Hotspur team: Daines, Hughton, Miller, Villa, McAllister, Perryman, Ardiles, Falco, Armstrong, Hoddle, Yorath

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry (Entwistle), Stevenson, Flynn, Hart, Firm, Gray, Chandler, Connor, Hamson, Graham

Referee: Martin. J


SATURDAY 8th MARCH 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hart, 26', Parlane, 37')

SOUTHAMPTON 0

Attendance: 21,169

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Parkinson, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Chandler, Connor, Parlane, Graham

Unused sub: Hamson

Southampton team: Wells, Golac, Waldron, Baker, Watson, Nicholl, Ball, Boyer, Channon, Holmes, Hebberd (McGrath, 84')

Referee: Webb. D 


FRIDAY 14th MARCH 1980

IPSWICH TOWN 1 (Mariner, 89')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 23,140

Ipswich Town team: Cooper, Burley, Mills, Thijssen, Osman, Butcher, Wark, Muhren, Mariner, Brazil, Gates

Unused sub: unknown

Missed penalty: Wark (saved by Lukic but the referee ordered the penalty to be re-taken and Wark hit the bar)

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Parkinson, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray (Chandler), Hird, Connor, Parlane, Graham

Referee: Taylor. M


WEDNESDAY 19th MARCH 1980 

LIVERPOOL 3 (Johnson, 33', 80', Kennedy. A, 60')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 37,008

Liverpool team: Clemence, Neal, Kennedy. A, Thompson, Kennedy. R, Hansen, Dalglish, Case (Fairclough, 83'), Johnson, McDermott, Souness

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Parkinson, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Parlane, Hird, Connor, Hamson, Graham (Chandler, 75')

Referee: Seville. A


SATURDAY 22nd MARCH 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 0

COVENTRY CITY 0 

Attendance: 16,967

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Parkinson, Chandler, Hart, Madeley, Hamson, Cherry, Connor, Parlane, Graham

Unused sub: Entwistle

Coventry City team: Blyth, Coop, McDonald, Phillips, Dyson, Gillespie, Bannister (Roberts), English, Thompson, Hunt, Hutchison

Referee: Richardson. P


SATURDAY 29th MARCH 1980 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Barnes pen, Deehan)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Chandler)

Attendance: 18,898

West Bromwich Albion team: Godden, Batson, Cowdrill, Moses, Wile, Robertson, Robson (Monaghan), Deehan, Regis, Owen, Barnes

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Parkinson (Greenhoff), Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Cherry, Gray, Chandler, Parlane, Graham

Referee: Sewell. J

 

WEDNESDAY 2nd APRIL 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Cherry, Flynn)

MIDDLESBROUGH 0 

Attendance: 17,906

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Greenhoff, Flynn, Hart, Dickinson, Gray, Cherry, Chandler, Parlane, Graham

Unused sub: Connor

Middlesbrough team: Platt, Craggs, Johnson, Johnston, Ramage, McAndrew, Cochrane, Proctor, Ashcroft, Hodgson, Armstrong

Unused sub: Jankovic

Red card: McAndrew

Referee: Heath. J


SATURDAY 5th APRIL 1980

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Emson, Powell. B)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 22,745

Derby County team: McKellar, Osgood, Langan, McFarland, Buckley, Powell. S, Daly (McCaffrey), Powell, B, Swindlehurst, Biley, Emson

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Cherry, Flynn, Hart, Greenhoff, Gray, Dickinson, Chandler, Parlane, Graham (Connor)

Referee: Ashley. N


TUESDAY 8th APRIL 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Parlane, Harris 2)

STOKE CITY 0 

Attendance: 15,541

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Cherry, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Chandler, Harris, Parlane, Dickinson

Unused sub: Connor

Stoke City team: Fox, Evans, Doyle, Bracewell, Smith, Dodd, Johnson. P, Richardson, O'Callaghan, Randall (Chapman), Cook

Referee: Richardson. D


SATURDAY 12th APRIL 1980

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Hilaire, 89')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 25,318

Crystal Palace team: Burridge, Hinshelwood. P (Brooks), Sansom, Nicholas, Cannon, Gilbert, Fenwick, Francis, Flanagan, Smilie, Hilaire

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Stevenson, Dickinson, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Chandler, Connor, Thomas, Harris

Unused sub: Greenhoff

Referee: Burden. L


SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1980 

LEEDS UNITED 0

ASTON VILLA 0 

Attendance: 15,840

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Stevenson, Dickinson, Hart (Connor), Greenhoff, Gray, Chandler, Parlane, Thomas, Harris

Aston Villa team: Rimmer, Swain, Deacy, Evans. A, Ormsby, Heard, Bremner, Little (Morley), Linton, Cowans, Shaw

Referee: Porter. A


SATURDAY 26th APRIL 1980

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 3 (Richards, 20', Eves, 46', Hibbitt, 61')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Flynn, 89')

Attendance: 22,746

Wolverhampton Wanderers team: Kearns, Palmer, Parkin, Daniel, Brazier, Berry, Hibbitt, Carr, Gray, Richards, Eves

Unused sub: Hughes

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Greenhoff, Flynn, Dickinson (Stevenson), Madeley, Chandler, Cherry, Parlane, Connor, Thomas

Referee: Bridges. R


SATURDAY 3rd MAY 1980

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Parlane, 14', Hird pen, 70')

MANCHESTER UNITED 0 

Attendance: 39,625

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Cherry, Flynn, Greenhoff, Madeley, Harris, Chandler, Parlane, Stevenson, Graham

Unused sub: Connor

Manchester United team: Bailey, Nicholl, Albiston, Mcllroy, McQueen, Buchan (Ritchie), Coppell, Greenhoff, Jordan, Macari, Thomas

Referee: Flint. G

WEDNESDAY 29th AUGUST 1979

League Cup Round 2, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Stevenson pen)

ARSENAL 1 (Stapleton) 

Attendance: 23,421

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Stevenson, Harris, Cherry, Greenhoff, Curtis, Graham

Unused sub: Hawley

Arsenal team: Jennings, Rice, Nelson, Talbot, O'Leary, Young, Brady, Sunderland, Stapleton, Hollins, Rix

Unused sub: unknown

Referee:


TUESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1979

League Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

ARSENAL 7 (Sunderland 3, Brady 2 pens, Nelson, Stapleton)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 35,129

Arsenal team: Jennings, Rice, Nelson, Talbot, O'Leary, Young, Brady, Sunderland, Stapleton, Hollins, Rix

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Stevenson, Hankin, Cherry, Greenhoff (Harris), Curtis, Graham

Referee: 

Arsenal won 8-1 on aggregate.

SATURDAY 5th JANUARY 1980

FA Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lloyd o.g)

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 4 (Gray, 1', Birtles, Bowyer, Robertson) 

Attendance: 35,945

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Hamson, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Hird, Connor, Curtis (Entwistle), Harris

Nottingham Forest team: Shilton, Anderson, Gray, McGovern, Lloyd, Burns, Francis, Bowles, Birtles, Bowyer, Robertson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee:

WEDNESDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 1979

UEFA Cup Round 1, 1st leg

VALETTA 0

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Graham, 12', 46', 53', Hart, 33') 

Attendance: 18,000

Valetta team: Grima, Gauchi, Farrugia. E, Abdilla, Spiteri, Fenech, Magro, Farrugia. L, Agius, Seychell. E (Curmi), Seychell. C

Unused subs: unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown

Leeds United team: Harvey, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham (Harris)

Unused subs: Smith, Stevenson, Parkinson, Hawley

Referee: Renggli. R (Switzerland)

 

WEDNESDAY 3rd OCTOBER 1979

UEFA Cup Round 1, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Curtis, 1', Hankin, 62', Hart, 82')

VALETTA 0 

Attendance: 13,682

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Hampton, Flynn, Hart, Parkinson, Hamson, Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused subs: Seggie, Bennett, Harris, Thomas, Stevenson

Missed penalty: Hird (saved by Grima, 26')

Valetta team: Grima, Gauci, Curmi, Abdilla (Kassair), Spiteri, Farrugia. E, Magro, Farrugia. L, Agius, Fenech, Seychell. C

Unused subs: unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown

Referee: Haraldsson. G (Iceland)

Leeds United won 7-0 on aggregate.


WEDNESDAY 24th OCTOBER 1979

UEFA Cup Round 2, 1st leg

UNIVERSITATEA CRAIOVA 2 (Balaci, 12', Irimescu, 83')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 40,000

Universitatea Craiova team: Boldici, Negrila, Tilihoi, Ungureanu, Geolgau (Donose), Stefanescu, Crisan, Balaci, Camataru, Beldeanu, Cartu (Irimescu)

Unused subs: unknown, unknown, unknown

Missed penalty: Beldeanu (over the bar, 29')

Red card: Tilihoi, 87'

Leeds United team: Lukic, Hird, Stevenson, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Harris (Hamson), Cherry, Hankin, Curtis, Gray

Unused subs: Seggie, Hampton, Thomas, Parkinson

Referee: Menegali. G (Italy)


WEDNESDAY 7th NOVEMBER 1979

UEFA Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 0

UNIVERSITATEA CRAIOVA 2 (Cartu, 68', Beldeanu, 88') 

Attendance: 14,438

Leeds United team: Lukic, Cherry, Stevenson, Flynn, Hart, Madeley, Gray, Parkinson (Harris), Hankin, Curtis, Graham

Unused subs: Seggie, Hird, Hampton, Balcombe

Universitatea Craiova team: Boldici, Negrila, Bumbescu, Ungureanu, Ticleanu (Donose), Stefanescu, Geolgau (Purima), Balaci, Camataru, Beldeanu, Cartu

Unused subs: unknown, unknown, unknown

Referee: Wencil. A (Czechoslovakia) 

Universitatea Craiova won 4-0 on aggregate.

P W D L F A PTS
Liverpool 42 25 10 7 81 30 60
Manchester United 42 24 10 8 65 35 58
Ipswich Town 42 22 9 11 68 39 53
Arsenal 42 18 16 8 52 36 52
Nottingham Forest 42 20 8 14 63 43 48
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 19 9 14 58 47 47
Aston Villa 42 16 14 12 51 50 46
Southampton 42 18 9 15 65 53 45
Middlesbrough 42 16 12 14 50 44 44
West Bromwich Albion 42 11 19 12 54 50 41
LEEDS UNITED 42 13 14 15 46 50 40
Norwich City 42 13 14 15 58 66 40
Crystal Palace 42 12 16 14 41 50 40
Tottenham Hotspur 42 15 10 17 52 62 40
Coventry City 42 16 7 19 56 66 39
Brighton and Hove Albion 42 11 15 16 47 57 37
Manchester City 42 12 13 17 43 66 37
Stoke City 42 13 10 19 44 58 36
Everton 42 9 17 16 43 51 35
Bristol City 42 9 13 20 37 66 31
Derby County 42 11 8 23 47 67 30
Bolton Wanderers 42 5 15 22 38 73 25