SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

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SEASON STATISTICS: 1996-97

SATURDAY 17th AUGUST 1996

DERBY COUNTY 3 (Sturridge, 77', 88', Simpson, 78')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Laursen o.g, 19', Harte, 72', Bowyer, 85')

Attendance: 17,925

Derby County team: Hoult, Parker, Dailly, Rowett, Laursen (Flynn, 75'), Yates, Powell. C, Asanovic, Powell. D (Simpson, 75'), Gabbiadini (Willems, 75'), Sturridge 

Unused subs: Taylor, van der Laan

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Radebe (Wetherall, 89'), Couzens (Tinkler, 89'), Palmer, Bowyer, Ford, Sharpe, Rush, Deane (Harte, 56')

Unused subs: Wallace, Beeney

Referee: Danson. P


TUESDAY 20th AUGUST 1996

LEEDS UNITED 0

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 2 (Humphreys, 14', Booth, 90') 

Attendance: 22,725

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Radebe (Wetherall, 65'), Harte, Palmer, Bowyer, Ford (Gray, 65'), Sharpe, Rush, Hateley (Tinkler, 84')

Unused subs: Beeney, Wallace

Sheffield Wednesday team: Pressman, Atherton, Stefanovic, Walker, Humphreys (Hyde, 77'), Nolan, Pembridge, Blinker, Collins (Nicol, 88'), Booth, Whittingham

Unused subs: Clarke, Oakes, Sheridan

Referee: Winter. J


MONDAY 26th AUGUST 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sharpe, 58')

WIMBLEDON 0 

Attendance: 25,860

Leeds United team: Martyn, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Couzens (Kelly, 62'), Palmer, Bowyer, Tinkler (Radebe, 89'), Sharpe, Rush, Hateley

Unused subs: Beeney, Wallace, Kewell

Wimbledon team: Sullivan, McAllister, Cunningham, Perry, Thatcher, Ardley, Jones (Blackwell, 76'), Earle, Gayle, Clarke (Goodman, 76'), Ekoku

Unused subs: Heald, Jupp, Kimble

Referee: Reed. M


WEDNESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1996

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Harte, 40') 

Attendance: 18,322

Blackburn Rovers team: Flowers, Kenna, Berg, Coleman, Hendry, Bohinen, Sherwood, Warhurst (Flitcroft, 39', Pearce, 82'), Ripley, Donis, Fenton

Unused subs: Given, Croft, McKinlay

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Palmer, Bowyer (Radebe, 88'), Ford (Couzens, 89'), Sharpe, Rush, Wallace (Gray, 80')

Unused subs: Beeney, Hateley

Referee: Dilkes. R 


SATURDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 0

MANCHESTER UNITED 4 (Martyn o.g, 3', Butt, 49', Poborsky, 77', Cantona, 90') 

Attendance: 39,694

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Palmer, Bowyer (Radebe, 56'), Ford (Gray, 56'), Sharpe, Rush, Wallace (Hateley, 56')

Unused subs: Beeney, Couzens

Manchester United team: Schmeichel, Neville. G, Irwin, May, Johnsen, Butt, Poborsky (Solksjaer, 83'), Cruyff (Cole, 66'), Beckham (McCLair, 76'), Giggs, Cantona

Unused subs: Van der Gouw, Scholes

Missed penalty: Cantona, (wide, 43')

Referee: Bodenham. M

Note: Leeds United manager Howard Wilkinson was sacked days after this game and replaced by George Graham.


SATURDAY 14th SEPTEMBER 1996 

COVENTRY CITY 2 (Salako, 57', Whelan, 65')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Couzens, 1') 

Attendance: 17,298

Coventry City team: Ogrizovic, Burrows, Borrows, Shaw, Dublin, Hall, Salako, Telfer, McAllister, Richardson, Whelan

Unused subs: Filan, Williams, O'Neill, Ducros, Jess

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Palmer, Couzens (Ford, 86'), Gray (Blunt, 67'), Hateley, Rush, Wallace

Unused subs: Beeney, Radebe, Jackson

Referee: Willard. G


SATURDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 0

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Shearer, 59') 

Attendance: 36,070

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Palmer, Couzens (Jackson, 67'), Ford, Sharpe, Rush (Boyle, 84'), Wallace

Unused subs: Beeney, Radebe, Blunt

Red card: Palmer, 39'

Newcastle United team: Srnicek, Watson, Howey, Peacock, Beresford, Batty, Lee, Ginola (Gillespie, 33'), Beardsley (Clark, 77'), Asprilla, Shearer 

Unused subs: Hislop, Albert, Elliott

Referee: Alcock. P


SATURDAY 28th SEPTEMBER 1996 

LEICESTER CITY 1 (Heskey, 60')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 13,063

Leicester City team: Keller, Grayson, Walsh, Watts, Prior, Whitlow, Taylor, Izzet, Lennon, Heskey, Marshall (Parker, 76')

Unused subs: Poole, Lewis, Lawrence, Robins

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Harte, Palmer, Jackson, Couzens (Radebe, 83'), Ford, Sharpe, Wallace

Unused subs: Beeney, Blunt, Boyle, Kewell

Referee: Dunn. S


SATURDAY 12th OCTOBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wallace, 46', 90')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0 

Attendance: 29,255

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall, Radebe, Couzens (Dorigo, 81'), Ford, Sharpe, Rush (Jackson, 89'), Wallace, Hateley

Unused subs: Beeney, Beesley, Harte

Nottingham Forest team: Crossley, Lyttle (Haaland, 81'), Pearce, Cooper, Blatherwick, Woan, Bart-Williams, Gemmill (Roy, 76'), Allen, Saunders, Lee

Unused subs: Fettis, Chettle, Phillips

Referee: Lodge. S


SATURDAY 19th OCTOBER 1996 

ASTON VILLA 2 (Yorke, 58', Johnson, 65')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 39,051

Aston Villa team: Bosnich, Staunton (Scimeca, 42'), Nelson, Tiler, Ehiogu, Wright, Taylor, Townsend, Curcic, Johnson (Joachim, 82'), Yorke

Unused subs: Oakes, Farrelly, Hendrie

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Jobson, Wetherall (Beesley, 64'), Radebe, Palmer (Couzens, 88'), Ford, Sharpe, Rush, Wallace, Hateley

Unused subs: Beeney, Jackson, Harte

Referee: Poll. G


SATURDAY 26th OCTOBER 1996

ARSENAL 3 (Dixon, 1', Bergkamp, 5', Wright, 56')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 38,076

Arsenal team: Seaman, Dixon, Winterburn (Morrow, 77'), Bould, Keown, Adams, Vieira, Platt, Merson, Bergkamp, Wright (Garde, 80')

Unused subs: Lukic, Linighan, Shaw

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Radebe, Harte, Palmer, Ford, Shepherd, Sharpe, Couzens (Deane, 46'), Rush

Unused subs: Beeney, Jackson, Tinkler, Wetherall

Referee: Wilkie. A


SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 1996

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Ford, 27', Sharpe, 62', Deane, 68')

SUNDERLAND 0 

Attendance: 31,450

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Wetherall, Radebe, Bowyer (Couzens, 79'), Ford, Sharpe, Rush, Wallace, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Jackson, Kewell, Harte

Sunderland team: Perez, Scott, Hall, Howey, Melville, Gray, Ball, Stewart (Mullin, 79'), Bracewell, Bridges (Russell, 60'), Kelly (Rae, 53')

Unused subs: Preece, Smith

Referee: Dunn. S


SATURDAY 16th NOVEMBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 0

LIVERPOOL 2 (Ruddock, 13', McManaman, 90') 

Attendance: 39,981

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Palmer, Radebe, Bowyer, Ford, Sharpe, Rush, Wallace (Jackson, 13'), Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Couzens, Wetherall

Liverpool team: James, Bjornebye, Wright, Ruddock, Matteo, McAteer, Redknapp, Thomas, McManaman, Barnes, Fowler

Unused subs: Warner, Babb, Kennedy, Berger, Collymore

Referee: Jones. P


SATURDAY 23rd NOVEMBER 1996 

SOUTHAMPTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Kelly, 82', Sharpe, 89') 

Attendance: 15,241

Southampton team: Woods, Dodd, Van Gobbel, Dryden, Lundekvam, Potter, Magilton, Berkovic, Oakley (Slater, 72'), Le Tissier (Dia, 32', Monkou, 85'), Ostenstad

Unused subs: Beasant, Maddison

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Palmer, Radebe, Bowyer, Ford (Wetherall, 86') Sharpe, Rush, Jackson, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Kewell, Harte, Couzens

Referee: Burge. K


SUNDAY 1st DECEMBER 1996

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Deane, 8', Rush, 10')

CHELSEA 0 

Attendance: 32,596

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Palmer, Wetherall, Radebe, Bowyer, Ford, Sharpe, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Jackson, Wallace, Yeboah

Chelsea team: Grodas, Clarke, Lebeouf, Duberry, Petrescu, Minto, Di Matteo (Gulllit, 46'), Wise (Newton, 46'), Hughes (Sinclair, 76'), Vialli, Zola

Unused subs: Colgan, Burley

Referee: Dunn. S


SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER 1996 

MIDDLESBROUGH 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 30,018

Middlesbrough team: Walsh, Cox, Fleming, Whyte, Whelan, Liddle, Mustoe, Stamp, Hignett, Ravanelli, Fjortoft

Unused subs: Roberts, Morris, Summerbell, Campbell, Freestone

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Palmer, Wetherall, Radebe, Bowyer, Ford (Jackson, 77'), Sharpe, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Couzens, Yeboah

Referee: Elleray. D


SATURDAY 14th DECEMBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 0

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0 

Attendance: 33,783

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Beesley, Palmer, Halle, Radebe, Bowyer, Ford (Kewell, 75'), Wallace (Jackson, 64'), Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Wetherall

Tottenham Hotspur team: Walker, Carr, Wilson, Calderwood, Campbell, Howells, Nielsen, Fox, Sinton, Iversen, Sheringham

Unused subs: Baardsen, Edinburgh, Nethercott, Dozzell, Allen

Referee: Durkin. P


SATURDAY 21st DECEMBER 1996 

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 36,954

Everton team: Southall, Barrett, Hinchcliffe (Branch, 62'), Short (Unsworth, 43'), Watson, Parkinson, Grant, Speed, Kanchelskis, Barmby, Ferguson

Unused subs: Gerrard, Stuart, Rideout

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Halle, Beesley, Palmer, Wetherall, Radebe (Jackson, 36'), Bowyer, Sharpe, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Ford, Wallace, Yeboah

Referee: Ashby. G


THURSDAY 26th DECEMBER 1996 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Deane, 9')

COVENTRY CITY 3 (Huckerby, 30', Dublin, 38', McAllister pen, 40') 

Attendance: 36,465

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Halle, Beesley (Dorigo, 46'), Palmer, Wetherall (Yeboah, 72'), Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Ford

Missed penalty: Kelly (saved by Ogrizovic, 69')

Coventry City team: Ogrizovic, Telfer, Shaw, Daish, Dublin, Richardson, Williams, Salako, McAllister, Whelan, Huckerby (Jess, 90')

Unused subs: Filan, Burrows, Genaux, Boland

Red card: Whelan, 67'

Referee: Bodenham. M


SATURDAY 28th DECEMBER 1996 

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Cantona pen, 9')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 55,256

Manchester United team: Schmeichel, Neville. G, Irwin, Johnsen, May, Keane, Scholes (Butt, 46'), Beckham, Giggs, Cantona, Solksjaer (Cole, 75')

Unused subs: Van der Gouw, McClair, Poborsky

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Palmer, Halle, Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Rush, Deane, Yeboah (Gray, 70')

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Ford

Note: Leeds United only named 4 substitutes

Referee: Alcock. P


WEDNESDAY 1st JANUARY 1997

NEWCASTLE UNITED 3 (Shearer, 4', 77', Ferdinand, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 36,489

Newcastle United team: Hislop, Watson, Peacock, Albert, Beresford, Batty, Lee, Clark, Ferdinand, Shearer, Beardsley

Unused subs: Srnicek, Barton, Elliott, Kitson, Gillespie

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly (Gray, 64'), Dorigo, Palmer, Wetherall, Beesley, Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Rush (Wallace, 76'), Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Ford

Referee: Danson. P


SATURDAY 11th JANUARY 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Bowyer, 40', Rush, 45', 69')

LEICESTER CITY 0 

Attendance: 29,480

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Molenaar, Wetherall, Beesley, Bowyer, Jackson, Wallace, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Ford, Gray, Sharpe

Leicester City team: Keller, Grayson, Hill (Campbell, 67'), Lewis (Lawrence, 67'), Prior, Taylor, Parker, Izzett (Robins, 76'), Marshall, Heskey, Claridge

Unused subs: Poole, Watts

Referee: Reed. M


MONDAY 20th JANUARY 1997 

WEST HAM UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Kelly, 53', Bowyer, 70') 

Attendance: 19,441

West Ham United team: Miklosko, Bilic, Dicks, Breacker, Reiper, Bishop, Hughes, Williamson, Jones, Lazaridis (Porfirio, 50'), Newell

Unused subs: Sealey, Potts, Bowen, Lampard

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Halle, Molenaar, Wetherall, Palmer, Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Beesley, Harte, Ford, Wallace

Referee: Poll. G


WEDNESDAY 29th JANUARY 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 0

DERBY COUNTY 0 

Attendance: 27,523

Leeds United team: Beeney, Kelly, Dorigo, Molenaar, Halle, Palmer, Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Wallace (Rush, 81'), Deane

Unused subs: Evans, Beesley, Ford, Harte

Derby County team: Hoult, Dailly, Laursen, McGrath, Trollope, Powell. C, Asanovic, Carsley, Van der Laan, Willems (Powell. D, 77'), Gabbiadini (Simpson, 84')

Unused subs: Taylor, Wright, Rahmberg

Referee: Burge. K


SATURDAY 1st FEBRUARY 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 0

ARSENAL 0 

Attendance: 35,596

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Molenaar, Halle, Radebe, Bowyer, Jackson, Wallace, Rush, Deane (Gray, 89')

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Wetherall, Ford

Arsenal team: Seaman, Dixon, Winterburn, Adams, Bould, Marshall, Parlour, Vieira, Hughes, Merson, Hartson (Wright, 73')

Unused subs: Lukic, Morrow, Rose, Shaw

Referee: Elleray. D


WEDNESDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1997

LIVERPOOL 4 (Fowler, 21', Collymore, 36', 37', Redknapp, 87')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 38,957

Liverpool team: James, Kvarme, Bjornebye, Wright, Matteo, McAteer, Redknapp, Barnes, McManaman, Collymore (Berger, 78'), Fowler (Kennedy, 78')

Unused subs: Warner, Ruddock, Thomas

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Molenaar, Halle, Radebe, Palmer, Bowyer, Jackson (Harte, 75'), Wallace (Rush, 75'), Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Yeboah, Wetherall

Referee: Wilkie. A


SATURDAY 22nd FEBRUARY 1997 

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bowyer, 49') 

Attendance: 38,957

Sunderland team: Perez, Hall, Melville, Ord, Ball, Williams (Smith, 46'), Gray (Russell, 51'), Scott, Bracewell, Mullin (Rae, 76'), Kelly

Unused subs: Preece, Kubicki 

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo (Harte, 22'), Molenaar, Halle, Radebe, Sharpe, Bowyer, Yeboah (Wallace, 86'), Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Wetherall, Palmer

Referee: Poll. G


SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1997

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sharpe, 47')

WEST HAM UNITED 0 

Attendance: 30,575

Leeds United team: Martyn, Halle, Harte, Molenaar, Wetherall, Radebe, Sharpe, Bowyer (Palmer, 46'), Yeboah, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Ford, Jackson, Gray

West Ham United team: Miklosko, Bilic, Dicks, Breacker (Lampard, 84'), Ferdinand, Bowen (Rowland, 65'), Bishop (Omoyinmi, 84'), Moncur, Hughes, Dowie, Kitson 

Unused subs: unknown, unknown

Red card: Hughes, 78'

Referee: Jones. P


SATURDAY 8th MARCH 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Molenaar, 28')

EVERTON 0 

Attendance: 32,055

Leeds United team: Martyn, Halle, Harte, Molenaar, Wetherall, Palmer, Sharpe, Bowyer, Yeboah, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Ford, Jackson, Gray, Wallace

Everton team: Southall, Barrett, Phelan, Short (Rideout, 83'), Unsworth, Watson, Thomsen, Parkinson (Stuart, 71'), Speed, Barmby (Branch, 60'), Ferguson 

Unused subs: Speare, Hottiger

Referee: Bodenham. M


WEDNESDAY 12th MARCH 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 0

SOUTHAMPTON 0 

Attendance: 25,913

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Halle, Molenaar, Wetherall, Palmer, Sharpe (Dorigo, 41'), Bowyer, Yeboah, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Jackson, Ford

Southampton team: Taylor, Neilson, Lundekvam, Dryden, Charlton, Maddison, Magilton, Oakley (Monkou, 82'), Le Tissier, Ostenstad (Basham, 76'), Evans

Unused subs: Beasant, Benali, Berkovic

Referee: Ashby. G


SATURDAY 15th MARCH 1997 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1 (Anderton, 26')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 33,040

Tottenham Hotspur team: Walker, Carr, Austin, Scales, Calderwood, Campbell, Dozzell, Anderton, Sinton, Iversen (Rosenthal, 82'), Sheringham

Unused subs: Baardsen, Nethercott, Wilson, Allen

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Halle, Molenaar, Radebe, Sharpe, Bowyer, Yeboah (Harte, 73'), Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Jackson, Wetherall, Ford

Referee: Gallagher. D


SATURDAY 22nd MARCH 1997 

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 2 (Hirst, 20', Booth, 51')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Sharpe, 17', Wallace, 21') 

Attendance: 30,373

Sheffield Wednesday team: Pressman, Stefanovic, Nolan, Walker, Briscoe, Pembridge, Humphreys (Collins, 73'), Carbone (Blinker, 89'), Booth, Whittingham, Hirst

Unused subs: Clarke, Donaldson, Linighan

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly (Wetherall, 77'), Dorigo, Halle, Molenaar, Radebe, Sharpe, Bowyer, Wallace, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Jackson, Gray

Referee: Danson. P


MONDAY 7th APRIL 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 0

BLACKBURN ROVERS 0 

Attendance: 27,322

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Halle, Wetherall, Jackson, Sharpe (Laurent, 84'), Bowyer, Wallace (Lilley, 84'), Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Ford

Blackburn Rovers team: Flowers, Kenna, Berg, Hendry, Pearce, Marker, Le Saux, Bohinen, McKinlay, Gallacher, Sutton

Unused subs: Given, Warhurst, Donis, Pedersen, Wilcox

Referee: Reed. M


WEDNESDAY 16th APRIL 1997 

WIMBLEDON 2 (Holdsworth, 19', Castledine, 74')

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 7,979

Wimbledon team: Sullivan, McAllister, Cunningham, Perry, Kimble, Jones (Castledine, 50'), Fear, Ardley, Leonhardsen, Gayle, Holdsworth

Unused subs: Heald, Reeves, Euell, Goodman

Leeds United team: Martyn, Halle, Dorigo, Wetherall (Kelly, 77'), Molenaar, Radebe, Sharpe (Lilley, 85'), Bowyer, Wallace, Rush, Deane (Laurent, 85')

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte

Referee: Alcock. P


SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1997 

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (van Hooijdonk, 6')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Deane, 66') 

Attendance: 25,565

Nottingham Forest team: Fettis, Lyttle, O'Neil, Cooper (Warner, 24'), Chettle, Phillips, Gemmill, Allen, Bart-Williams (Woan, 69'), van Hooijdonk, Roy (Moore, 75')

Unused sub: Henry

Note: Nottingham Forest only named 4 substitutes. 

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Wetherall, Halle, Radebe, Sharpe (Palmer, 46'), Laurent, Bowyer, Lilley, Deane (Wallace, 80')

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Molenaar

Referee: Elleray. D


TUESDAY 22nd APRIL 1997 

LEEDS UNITED 0

ASTON VILLA 0 

Attendance: 26,884

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Wetherall, Halle, Radebe, Palmer, Bowyer, Laurent (Wallace, 62'), Lilley, Rush

Unused subs: Beeney, Harte, Sharpe, Molenaar

Aston Villa team: Bosnich, Staunton, Nelson, Ehiogu, Southgate, Wright, Curcic, Taylor, Townsend (Farrelly, 46'), Milosevic, Yorke

Unused subs: Oakes, Hughes, Murray, Joachim

Referee: Barber. G


SATURDAY 3rd MAY 1997

CHELSEA 0

LEEDS UNITED 0 

Attendance: 27,135

Chelsea team: Grodas, Johnsen, Sinclair, Granville, Petrescu, Minto, Wise, Nicholls (Morris, 87'), Di Matteo (Hughes. P, 66'), Hughes. M, Vialli

Unused subs: Colgan, Clement, Parker

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Wetherall, Halle, Radebe, Palmer, Bowyer, Lilley, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Molenaar, Laurent, Sharpe, Wallace

Referee: Winter. J


SUNDAY 11th MAY 1997

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Deane, 77')

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Juninho, 79') 

Attendance: 38,569

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Wetherall, Halle, Radebe, Sharpe, Bowyer, Deane, Rush (Wallace, 74'), Lilley

Unused subs: Beeney, Jackson, Molenaar, Laurent 

Middlesbrough team: Roberts, Fleming, Pearson, Festa, Blackmore (Vickers, 80'), Stamp, Mustoe, Emerson (Freestone, 69'), Juninho, Hignett (Kinder, 55'), Beck

Unused subs: Cox, Whyte

Referee: Wilkie. A

WEDNESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1996

League Cup Round 2, 1st leg

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wallace, 15', 49')

DARLINGTON 2 (Roberts, 40', Painter, 73') 

Attendance: 15,711

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Harte, Jobson, Wetherall, Ford, Gray (Blunt, 81'), Couzens, Sharpe, Wallace, Rush

Unused subs: Beeney, Radebe

Darlington team: Newell, Barnard, Crosby, Gregan, Oliver, Twynham (Brudon, 82'), Brumwell, Atkinson, Carss, Roberts, Blake (Painter, 68')

Unused sub: Kelly 

Referee: 


TUESDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 1996

League Cup Round 2, 2nd leg

DARLINGTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Wallace, 18', Harte, 30') 

Attendance: 6,298

Darlington team: Newell, Barnard, Crosby, Gregan, Oliver (Painter, 69'), Twynham (Kelly, 85'), Brumwell, Atkinson, Carss, Roberts, Blake

Unused sub: Kelly 

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Couzens, Palmer, Jobson, Wetherall, Ford, Gray, Harte, Sharpe, Wallace

Unused subs: Jackson, Boyle, Beeney

Referee:

Leeds United won 4-2 on aggregate.


WEDNESDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1996

League Cup Round 3

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Sharpe, 69')

ASTON VILLA 2 (Taylor, 70', Yorke pen, 77') 

Attendance: 15,803

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Couzens, Palmer, Jobson, Beesley (Harte, 85'), Ford, Radebe (Wetherall, 73'), Sharpe, Wallace, Rush

Unused sub: Beeney

Aston Villa team: Bosnich, Nelson (Draper, 71'), Scimeca, Ehiogu, Tiler, Wright, Taylor, Curcic, Townsend, Johnson, Yorke

Unused subs: Oakes, Joachim

Referee:

TUESDAY 14th JANUARY 1997

FA Cup Round 3

CRYSTAL PALACE 2 (Dyer pen, 6', Veart, 69')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Deane, 3' Andersen o.g, 8') 

Attendance: 21,052

Crystal Palace team: Day, Muscat, Edworthy, Andersen, Gordon, Hopkin, Roberts, Veart, Shipperley, Dyer, Ndah (McKenzie, 73')

Unused subs: unknown, unknown

Missed penalty: Dyer (saved by Martyn, 89')

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo (Sharpe, 12'), Radebe, Wetherall, Beesley, Jackson, Bowyer, Wallace, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Harte, Beeney

Referee: Dilkes. R


SATURDAY 25th JANUARY 1997

FA Cup Round 3, replay

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wallace, 42')

CRYSTAL PALACE 0 

Attendance: 21,903

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Radebe, Halle, Palmer, Jackson, Bowyer, Wallace, Rush, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Ford, Beesley

Crystal Palace: Day, Muscat, Edworthy, Tuttle, Gordon, Hopkin, Roberts, Veart (Freedman, 61'), Dyer (McKenzie, 73'), Shipperley, Ndah

Unused sub: unknown 

Referee:


TUESDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1997

FA Cup Round 4

ARSENAL 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Wallace, 12') 

Attendance: 38,115

Arsenal team: Seaman, Dixon, Bould, Keown, Adams, Morrow, Vieira, Parlour, Merson, Hughes (Hartson, 46'), Wright

Unused subs: Lukic, Rose

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Palmer, Molenaar, Halle, Jackson, Harte, Bowyer (Wetherall, 65'), Wallace (Rush, 79'), Deane

Unused sub: Beeney

Referee: Durkin. P 


SATURDAY 15th FEBRUARY 1997

FA Cup Round 5

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bowyer, 52', 90')

PORTSMOUTH 3 (McLoughlin, 7', Svensson, 67', Bradbury, 86') 

Attendance: 35,604

Leeds United team: Martyn, Kelly, Dorigo, Radebe, Molenaar, Halle, Palmer, Jackson (Rush, 79'), Bowyer, Wallace, Deane

Unused subs: Beeney, Wetherall

Portsmouth team: Knight, Pethick, Awford, Thomson, Perrett, Simpson (Dobson, 90'), Hillier, McLoughlin (Igoe, 22'), Hall, Bradbury, Svensson (Allen, 89')

Missed penalty: Simpson (saved by Martyn, 30')

Referee: Alcock. P

P W D L F A PTS
Manchester United 38 21 12 5 76 44 75
Newcastle United 38 19 11 8 73 40 68
Arsenal 38 19 11 8 62 32 68
Liverpool 38 19 11 8 62 37 68
Aston Villa 38 17 10 11 47 34 61
Chelsea 38 16 11 11 58 55 59
Sheffield Wednesday 38 14 15 9 50 51 57
Wimbledon 38 15 11 12 49 46 56
Leicester City 38 12 11 15 46 54 47
Tottenham Hotspur 38 13 7 18 44 51 46
LEEDS UNITED 38 11 13 14 28 38 46
Derby County 38 11 13 14 45 58 46
Blackburn Rovers 38 9 15 14 42 43 42
West Ham United 38 10 12 16 39 48 42
Everton 38 10 12 16 44 57 42
Southampton 38 10 11 17 50 56 41
Coventry City 38 9 14 15 38 54 41
Sunderland 38 10 10 18 35 53 40
Middlesbrough 38 10 12 16 51 60 39
Nottingham Forest 38 6 16 16 31 59 34