SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1986-87

SATURDAY 23rd AUGUST 1986 

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (Quinn pen, 48', Barker, 77')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ritchie, 18')

Attendance: 8,346

Blackburn Rovers team: O'Keefe, Price, Rathbone, Barker, Keeley, Mail, Miller (Branagan, 28'), Sellars, Quinn, Garner, Brotherston

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Haddock, Caswell, Snodin, Ormsby (Swan, 37'), Rennie, Ritchie, Stiles, Baird. Edwards, Ashurst

Red card: Snodin, 86'

Referee: Aplin. G


MONDAY 25th AUGUST 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Sheridan, 36', Baird, 72')

STOKE CITY 1 (Saunders, 1')

Attendance: 13,334

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Thompson, Snodin, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Swan

Stoke City team: Fox, Dixon, Mills (Shaw), Kelly, Bould, Berry, Ford, Maskery, Bertschin, Saunders, Heath

Red card: Berry, 87'

Referee: Redfern. K


SATURDAY 30th AUGUST 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 0

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Philliskirk) 

Attendance: 18,294

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Haddock, Snodin, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Swan

Sheffield United team: Burridge, Barnsley, Pike, Arnott, Stancliffe, Smith, Morris, Philliskirk, Withe, Dempsey, Beagrie

Unused sub: Foley

Referee: Shaw. D


TUESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER 1986 

BARNSLEY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Baird, 27') 

Attendance: 6,839

Barnsley team: Baker, Joyce, Cross, Thomas, May, Fletcher, Lowndes, Bradshaw, Wylde (Campbell), Gray, Beresford

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Haddock, Snodin, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Swan

Red card: Baird, 33'

Referee: Nixon. R


SATURDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1986 

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Shearer)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sheridan, 43')

Attendance: 9,306

Huddersfield Town team: Cox, Brown, Bray, Doyle, Webster, Jones, Raynor, Cork, Shearer, Wilson. Phil, Cowling

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Haddock, Swan, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles (Buckley), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Referee: Midgley. N


SATURDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Edwards, 49', Ritchie, ??', Buckley, 89')

READING 2 (White, 18', Senior, 25') 

Attendance: 12,248

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Haddock, Swan (Buckley), Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Reading team: Westwood, Peters, Bailie, Beavon, Hicks, Wood, Williams, Hurlock, Senior, Bremner, White

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Bray. J


SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 1986 

BRADFORD CITY 2 (Campbell, Goodman)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 13,525

Bradford City team: Litchfield, Oliver, Withe, Abbott, Jackson, Evans, Hendrie, Goodman, Campbell, Singleton, Ellis

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Haddock, Snodin (Swan), Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Buckley, Edwards, Ritchie

Referee: Ashley. N


SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Ritchie pen, 12', Baird, Ormsby)

HULL CITY 0 

Attendance: 13,551

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Haddock, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Thompson

Hull City team: Norman, Jobson, Ablett, Heard, Skipper, Swann, Parker, Saville, Flounders (Williams),Horton, Roberts

Referee: Breen. K


SATURDAY 4th OCTOBER 1986 

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1 (Cooper. S)

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Baird) 

Attendance: 11,923

Plymouth Argyle team: Crudgington, Nisbet, Cooper. L, Goodyear, McElhinney, Matthews, Summerfield, Coughlin, Tynan, Rowbotham, Nelson (Cooper. S)

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Haddock, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Thompson

Referee: Vanes. P


SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Sheridan pen, 46', Ormsby, 87', Edwards, 89')

CRYSTAL PALACE 0 

Attendance: 14,316

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Buckley

Missed penalty: Ritchie (wide, 7')

Crystal Palace team: Wood, Stebbing, Brush, Taylor, Droy, Cannon, Irvine (Higginbottom), Ketteridge, Barber, Wright, Finnigan

Referee: Tyson. G


SATURDAY 18th OCTOBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Sheridan pen, 60', Ritchie, 70', Baird, 83')

PORTSMOUTH 1 (Quinn pen, 79')

Attendance: 21,361

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Thompson

Portsmouth team: Knight, Swain, Hardyman, Dillon (Ball), Blake, Gilbert, O'Callaghan, Kennedy, Quinn, Morgan, Hilaire

Referee: Roberts. F


SATURDAY 25th OCTOBER 1986 

GRIMSBY TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 7,223

Grimsby Town team: Felgate, Burgess, Agnew, Straw, Lyons, Moore. K, Hazel, Walsh, Hobson, O'Riordan, Bonnyman (Rawcliffe)

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles (Thompson), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Referee: Bridges. R


SATURDAY 1st NOVEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Aspin)

SHREWSBURY TOWN 0

Attendance: 14,966

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Robinson, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Haddock (Buckley), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Shrewsbury Town team: Perks, Williams, Johnson, Leonard, Pearson, Frankin, McNally, Hackett, Brown, Robinson, Tester

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Allison. D


SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER 1986 

MILLWALL 1 (Sheringham pen, 36')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 6,869

Millwall team: Horne, Stevens, Coleman. N, Briley, Walker, McLeary, Byrne, Mehmet, Sheringham, Marks, Salman (Leslie, 58')

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Rennie (Haddock), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Referee: Morton. K


SATURDAY 15th NOVEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 0

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 2 (Williams, Milligan)

Attendance: 21,052

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Buckley, Sheridan, Baird, Taylor, Ritchie

Unused sub: Thompson

Oldham Athletic team: Goram, Irwin, Donachie, Hoolickin, Linighan, Williams, Palmer, Henry, Wright, Futcher, Milligan

Unused sub: McGuire

Referee: Bailey. C


FRIDAY 21st NOVEMBER 1986 

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Clarke, 80', Bremner, 89')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sheridan, 57')

Attendance: 7,836

Birmingham City team: Hansbury, Roberts, Dicks, Williams, Overson, Mortimer (Russell), Bremner, Clarke, Whitton, Rees, Lynex

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Thompson, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Taylor

Unused sub: Doig

Referee: Lovatt. J


SATURDAY 29th NOVEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Sheridan, 9', Edwards, 87')

DERBY COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 19,129

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan (Doig), Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Derby County team: Wallington, Sage, Forsyth, Williams, Hindmarch, MacLaren, Micklewhite, Gee, Davison, Gregory, Harbey (Cross, 77')

Referee: Courtney. G


SATURDAY 6th DECEMBER 1986 

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 3 (Whitehead 2, Crooks)

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 19,853

West Bromwich Albion team: Naylor, Whitehead, Cowdrill, Palmer, Dyson, Dickinson, Hopkins, Anderson, MacKenzie, Williamson, Crooks

Red card: Palmer

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Rennie (Ritchie)

Red cards: Snodin, Stiles, 47'

Referee: Scott. D

 

SATURDAY 13th DECEMBER 1986  

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Sheridan, 41',Snodin, Baird)

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 (Armstrong) 

Attendance: 12,014

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Doig (Stiles, 77'), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Rennie

Brighton & Hove Albion team: Keeley, O'Regan, Hutchings, O'Reilly, Gatting, Young (Berry, 55'), Rowell, Saunders, Hughes, Connor, Armstrong

Referee: Flood. W


SUNDAY 21st DECEMBER 1986 

STOKE CITY 7 (Morgan, 5', 32', 72', Saunders, 11', Dixon, 12', Kelly, 44', Ford, 62')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird, 51', Sheridan pen, 73') 

Attendance: 12,358

Stoke City team: Fox, Dixon, Parkin, Talbot, Bould, Berry, Ford, Kelly (Bertschin), Morgan, Saunders, Heath

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Robinson (Ritchie), Thompson, Ashurst, Swan, Doig, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Rennie

Referee: Hemley. I


FRIDAY 26th DECEMBER 1986 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bennett o.g, 56')

SUNDERLAND 1 (Gates, 18') 

Attendance: 21,286

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Rennie, Thompson, Ashurst, Swan, Buckley, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Warren

Sunderland team: Mimms, Burley, Kennedy, Armstrong, Corner, Bennett, Lemon, Proctor, Swindlehurst, Doyle, Gates

Unused sub: Atkinson

Referee: Ireland. J


SATURDAY 27th DECEMBER 1986 

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ritchie) 

Attendance: 8,477

Oldham Athletic team: Goram, Irwin, Donachie, Hoolickin, Linighan, Williams, Palmer, Henry, Wright, Futcher, Milligan

Unused sub: McGuire

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Stiles, Snodin, Swan, Ormsby, Buckley, Sheridan, Baird, Ritchie, Rennie

Unused sub: Edwards

Referee: Guy. R


THURSDAY 1st JANUARY 1987

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (Zondervan, 45', Cleghorn, 64')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 14,125

Ipswich Town team: Hallworth, Yallop, McCall, Atkins, Dozzell, Humes, Cleghorn, Brennan, Zondervan, Wilson, Cole

Unused sub: Cranson

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Stiles, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Buckley (Edwards, 75'), Sheridan, Baird, Ritchie, Rennie

Red card: Sheridan, 82'

Referee: Butler. N


SATURDAY 3rd JANUARY 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Baird)

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 (Banks, 30') 

Attendance: 17,983

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Stiles, Snodin, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Rennie

Unused sub: Buckley

Huddersfield Town team: Cox, Brown, Burke, Banks, Webster, Mitchell, Winter, Raynor, Shearer, Wilson. Phil, Cowling (Cooper)

Referee: Hackett. K


SATURDAY 24th JANUARY 1987

LEEDS UNITED 0

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 14,452

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Adams, Stiles, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Rennie, Pearson, Baird, Buckley (Doig)

Blackburn Rovers team: Mimms, Price, Rathbone, Barker, Keeley, Mail, Branagan, Sellars, Diamond (Ainscow), Garner, Miller

Referee: Robinson. L


SATURDAY 7th FEBRUARY 1987 

SHEFFIELD UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 12,494

Sheffield United team: Burridge, Wilder, Pike, Arnott, Stanicliffe, Barnsley, Smith, Foley, Beagrie, Dempsey, Daws

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Ritchie

Referee: Mills. T


SATURDAY 14th FEBRUARY 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird, Sheridan)

BARNSLEY 2 (Sheridan o.g, Dobbin, 85')

Attendance: 14,216

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles (Edwards), Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Barnsley team: Baker, Joyce, Cross, Thomas, Ogley, Futcher, Hedworth, Agnew, Dobbin, Macdonald, Clarke

Unused sub: Chandler

Referee: Tyldesley. P


SATURDAY 28th FEBRUARY 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Edwards, 88')

BRADFORD CITY 0 

Attendance: 21,802

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Stiles (Edwards, 75')

Bradford City team: Litchfield, Mitchell, Goddard, McCall, Oliver, Evans, Hendrie, Clegg, Leonard, Abbott, Goodman

Unused sub: Thorpe

Referee: Key. J 


SATURDAY 7th MARCH 1987

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Ritchie, 13', Sheridan pen, 76')

GRIMSBY TOWN 0 

Attendance: 14,270

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Rennie, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Edwards, Adams

Unused sub: Stiles

Grimsby Town team: Batch, McDermott, Agnew, Turner, Crombie, Halsall, Robinson, Henshaw, McGarvey, O'Riordan, Burgess

Unused sub: unknown

Red card: McGarvey, 58'

Referee: Wright. P


TUESDAY 10th MARCH 1987 

PORTSMOUTH 1 (Mariner, 9')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Adams, 80') 

Attendance: 13,745

Portsmouth team: Knight, Swain, Hardyman, Dillon, Blake, Gilbert, Tait, Kennedy, Mariner, Quinn, Hilaire

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Edwards

Referee: Elleray. D


SATURDAY 21st MARCH 1987 

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Gray pen, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 8,781

Crystal Palace team: Wood, Finningan, Sparrow (O'Reilly, 46'), Taylor, Nebbeling, Cannon, Irvine, Gray, Bright, Wright, Barber

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Ritchie

Referee: Gunn. A


SATURDAY 28th MARCH 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Sheridan pen, 4', Baird, 40', 62', 81')

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 0 

Attendance: 18,618

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan (Edwards, 78'), Pearson, Baird, Adams

Plymouth Argyle team: Cherry, Nisbet, Cooper. L, Law, McElhinney (Rowbotham), Matthews, Hodges, Coughlin, Tynan, Evans, Nelson

Referee: Lloyd. J


SATURDAY 4th APRIL 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird, 35', Ritchie, 79')

MILLWALL 0 

Attendance: 18,304

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Edwards

Millwall team: Horne, Stevens, Coleman. N, Hurlock, Walker, McLeary, Marks, Mehmet (Byrne, 46'), Sheringham, Salman, Carter

Referee: Bridges. R


WEDNESDAY 8th APRIL 1987 

HULL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 9,531

Hull City team: Norman, Palmer, Heard, Jobson, Skipper, Parker, Dyer, Bunn, Saville, Askew, Roberts

Unused sub: Williams

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood (Stiles), Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Referee: Trussell. C

 

TUESDAY 14th APRIL 1987 

SHREWSBURY TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Sheridan, 10', Pearson, 53') 

Attendance: 4,186

Shrewsbury Town team: Perks, Williams (Steele, 74'), Johnson, Leonard, Pearson, Linighan, McNally, Hackett, Geddis, Robinson, Tester

Red card: Perks 43'

Note: Following Perks' red card, Tester took over in goal

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Rennie

Referee: Milford. R 

                                                                                                 

SATURDAY 18th APRIL 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (McDonald, 18', Sheridan, 34', Ormsby, 60')

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (Humes, 40', 77')

Attendance: 24,839

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Edwards

Ipswich Town team: Cooper, Yallop, McCall, Atkins, Dozzell, Cranson, Zondervan, Brennan,   Humes, Wilson, Cleghorn (O'Donnell)

Referee: Worrall. J


MONDAY 20th APRIL 1987 

SUNDERLAND 1 (Gates, 42')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Pearson, 53') 

Attendance: 14,725

Sunderland team: Hesford, Agboola, Kennedy, Corner, Bennett, Armstrong, Swindlehurst, Bertschin, Gates

Unused sub: Doyle

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie (Stiles, 23'), Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Referee: Callow. V


WEDNESDAY 22nd APRIL 1987

READING 2 (Ashurst o.g, 4', Senior, 30')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Pearson, 90')

Attendance: 7,415

Reading team: Francis, Bailie, Richardson, Beavon, Hicks, Peters, Williams, Taylor, Senior, Bremner, Smillie

Unused sub: Wood

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Edwards, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Stiles

Referee: Downey. C


SATURDAY 25th APRIL 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Sheridan, 68', Baird, 71', 83', Edwards, 88')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0 

Attendance: 19,100

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Edwards, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Stiles

Birmingham City team: Tomlinson, Ashley, Dicks, Williams, Overson, Mortimer, Bremner, Handysides, Whitton, Rees, Wigley

Unused sub: Sturridge

Referee: Dilkes. R


SATURDAY 2nd MAY 1987 

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Gee, 16', Davison, 26')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ashurst, 48') 

Attendance: 20,087

Derby County team: Steele, Blades, Forsyth, Williams, Hindmarch, MacLaren, Micklewhite, Gee, Davison, Gregory, Callaghan

Unused sub: Lillis

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Rennie (Edwards), Ashurst, Ormsby, Sties, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams 

Referee:

 

MONDAY 4th MAY 1987 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Sheridan pen, 13', Pearson, 39' Ormsby, 80')

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Dyson, 70', Burrows, 87')

Attendance: 24,688

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Unused sub: Edwards

West Bromwich Albion team: Naylor, Dickinson, Burrows, Bennett, Dyson, Statham, Palmer, Goodman, Robson, Lynex, Anderson

Unused sub: Whitehead

Referee: Robinson. A


SATURDAY 9th MAY 1987 

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Edwards, 75')

Attendance: 8,139

Brighton & Hove Albion team:  Digweed, Brown, Chapman, Wilson, Gatting, Isaac, O'Regan, Jasper, Armstrong, Connor, Hughes (Gipp, 77')

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Haddock, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson (Edwards, 49'), Baird, Adams

Referee:

THURSDAY 14th MAY 1987 

Play Off Semi Final, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Edwards, 90')

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 0 

Attendance: 29,472

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie (Edwards, 72'), Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Oldham Athletic team:  Goram, Irwin, Barlow, Henry, Linighan, Moore, Palmer, Cecere, Wright, Milligan, Williams

Unused sub: McGuire

Referee: Tyson. G


SUNDAY 17th MAY 1987 

Play Off Semi Final, 2nd leg

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 2 (Williams,18', Cecere, 89')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Edwards, 90')

Attendance: 19,216

Oldham Athletic team:  Goram, Irwin, Barlow, Henry, Linighan, Moore, Palmer, Ormondroyd (Cecere, 81'), Wright, Milligan, Williams

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles (Edwards, 69'), Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Referee: Courtney. G

AET: 2-2 on aggregate, Leeds won on away goals rule


SATURDAY 23rd MAY 1987

Play Off Final, 1st leg 

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1 (Melrose, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 16,680

Charlton Athletic team: Bolder, Humphrey, Reid, Peake, Thompson, Miller, Gritt, Stuart (Milne, 46'), Melrose, Walsh, Crooks

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Edwards, Sheridan, Pearson (Ritchie, 84'), Baird, Adams

Referee: Milford. R

 

MONDAY 25th MAY 1987

Play Off Final, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Ormsby)

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 0 

Attendance: 31,395

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie (Edwards), Sheridan, Taylor, Baird, Adams

Charlton Athletic team: Bolder, Humphrey, Reid, Peake, Shirtliff, Miller, Gritt, Lee, Melrose (Stuart), Walsh, Crooks

Referee: Hill. B

Aggregate scores level, 1-1


FRIDAY 29th MAY 1987

Play Off Final, replay (played at St Andrews, Birmingham)

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2 (Shirtliff, 112', 117')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sheridan, 100')

Attendance: 18,000

Charlton Athletic team: Bolder, Humphrey, Reid, Peake, Shirtliff, Miller, Gritt, Lee, Melrose (Stuart, 90'), Walsh, Crooks

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, McDonald, Aizlewood, Ashurst, Ormsby (Edwards, 43'), Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Adams

Referee: Gunn. A

AET, score 0-0 after 90'

TUESDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER 1986

League Cup Round 2, 1st leg

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 3 (Futcher, 47', 58', Linighan, 69')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Aspin, 3', Taylor, 5') 

Attendance: 5,569

Oldham Athletic team: Goram, Irwin, Donachie, Hoolickin, Linighan, Palmer, Barlow, Williams, Colville, Futcher, Milligan

Unused subs: Ellis, McGuire

Leeds United team: Sinclair, Aspin, Thompson, Stiles, Ashurst, Rennie, Taylor (Wright, 12'), Sheridan, Edwards, Swan, Ritchie

Unused sub: Haddock

Missed penalty: Edwards (hit the post, 82')

Referee: Worrall. J


WEDNESDAY 8th OCTOBER 1986

League Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

LEEDS UNITED 0

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 1 (Palmer) 

Attendance: 11,449

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Thompson, Ormsby, Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles (Taylor), Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Ritchie

Unused sub: Swan

Oldham Athletic team: Goram, Irwin, Donachie, Hoolickin, Linighan, Barlow, Palmer, Williams, Ellis (Colville), Futcher, Milligan

Unused sub: Atkinson

Referee: 

Oldham Athletic won 4-2 on aggregate.

SUNDAY 11th JANUARY 1987

FA Cup Round 3 (played at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich Albion)

TELFORD UNITED 1 (Williams, 53')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird, 11', 85') 

Attendance: 6,460

Telford United team: Charlton, McGinty, Wiggins, Griffith, Nelson, Hancock, Joseph, Williams, McKenna, Hogan, Alcock (Morgan)

Unused sub: Turner

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Stiles, Rennie, Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Baird, Edwards, Doig

Unused subs: Thompson, Swan

Referee: Callow. V


TUESDAY 3rd FEBRUARY 1987

FA Cup Round 4

SWINDON TOWN 1 (Bamber, 12')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Quinn o.g, 31', Baird, 57') 

Attendance: 14,031

Swindon Town team: Digby, Ramsey, Hockaday, Jones, Parkin, Calderwood, Kamara, Wade (White), Quinn, Bamber, Barnard (Coyne)

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Adams, Stiles (Edwards), Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird, Rennie

Unused sub: Swan

Referee: Ashworth. J


SATURDAY 21st FEBRUARY 1987

FA Cup Round 5

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Baird, 18', Ormsby, 85')

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Rennie o.g, 64') 

Attendance: 31,324

Leeds United team: Day, Ashurst, Adams, Rennie (Buckley), Ashurst, Ormsby, Stiles, Sheridan, Pearson, Baird (Edwards), Ritchie

Queens Park Rangers team: Seaman, Neill, James, Walker (Lee), Chivers, Fenwick, Allen, Fillery (Maguire), Bannister, Byrne, Fereday

Referee: Barrett. K


SUNDAY 15th MARCH 1987

FA Cup Round 6

WIGAN ATHLETIC 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Stiles, 58', Adams, 75') 

Attendance: 12,479

Wigan Athletic team: Tunks, Hamilton, Knowles, Hilditch, Cribley, Beesley, Lowe, Thompson, Campbell, Jewell (Butler, 81'), Griffiths

Unused sub: Cook

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Adams, Stiles, Ashurst, Rennie, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson, Edwards, Swan

Unused subs: Buckley, Haddock

Referee: Hill. B


SUNDAY 12th APRIL 1987

FA Cup Semi Final (played at Hillsborough, Sheffield)

COVENTRY CITY 3 (Gynn, 67', Houchen, 78', Bennett, 98')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Rennie, 12', Edwards, 84') 

Attendance: 51,372

Coventry City team: Ogrizovic, Borrows, Downs, McGrath, Kilcline, Peake, Bennett, Phillips, Regis, Houchen, Pickering (Gynn, 61')

Unused sub: Sedgeley

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Adams, Stiles (Haddock, 82'), Ashurst, Ormsby, Ritchie, Sheridan, Pearson (Edwards, 82'), Baird, Rennie

Referee: Milford. R

AET, score 2-2 after 90'

WEDNESDAY 1st OCTOBER 1986

Full Members Cup Round 1

LEEDS UNITED 0

BRADFORD CITY 1 (Abbott) 

Attendance: 3,960

Leeds United team: Day, Aspin, Haddock, Ormsby (Thompson), Ashurst, Rennie, Stiles, Sheridan, Taylor, Edwards, Buckley (Wright)

Bradford City team: Litchfield, Oliver, Withe, Abbott, Jackson, Evans, Hendrie, Goodman (Ormondroyd), Leonard, Singleton, Ellis

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: Phillips. D

AET, score 0-0 after 90'

P W D L F A PTS
Derby County 42 25 9 8 64 38 84
Portsmouth 42 23 9 10 53 28 78
Oldham Athletic 42 22 9 11 65 44 75
LEEDS UNITED 42 19 11 12 58 44 68
Ipswich Town 42 17 13 12 59 43 64
Crystal Palace 42 19 5 18 51 53 62
Plymouth Argyle 42 16 13 13 62 57 61
Stoke City 42 16 10 16 63 53 58
Sheffield United 42 15 13 14 50 49 58
Bradford City 42 15 10 17 62 62 55
Barnsley 42 14 13 15 49 52 55
Blackburn Rovers 42 15 10 17 45 55 55
Reading 42 14 11 17 52 59 53
Hull City 42 13 14 15 41 55 53
West Bromwich Albion 42 13 12 17 51 49 51
Millwall 42 14 9 19 39 45 51
Huddersfield Town 42 13 12 17 54 61 51
Shrewsbury Town 42 15 6 21 41 53 51
Birmingham City 42 11 17 14 47 59 50
Sunderland 42 12 12 18 49 59 48
Grimsby Town 42 10 14 18 39 59 44
Brighton and Hove Albion 42 9 12 21 37 54 39