SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 2006-07

RELEGATED TO LEAGUE ONE

SATURDAY 5th AUGUST 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Healy penalty 40')

NORWICH CITY 0

Attendance: 22,417

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey (Moore 85'), Derry, Stone, Bakke (Westlake 77'), Lewis, Healy (Carole 69'), Horsfield

Unused subs: Gregan, Blake

Norwich City line up: Gallacher, Drury, Shackell, Doherty, Colin (Thorne 82'), Croft (McKenzie 56'), Safri, Etuhu, Robinson (McVeigh 71'), Huckerby, Earnshaw

Unused subs: Lewis, Fleming

Referee: G. Laws

David Healy gets Leeds' season off to the perfect start with the only goal of the game, from the spot after Lee Croft fouls Eirik Bakke. Rob Earnshaw wastes Norwich's best chances and hits the post twice.

TUESDAY 8th AUGUST 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 2 (Rowlands penalty 80', Baidoo 90')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lewis 64', Horsfield 81')

Attendance: 13,996

Queens Park Rangers line up: P. Jones, Bignot (Baidoo 77'), Rose, Stewart, Milanese, Ainsworth, Rowlands (Bircham 87'), Lomas, Ward, Cook, Czerkas (R. Jones 55')

Unused subs: Cole, Kanyuka

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry, Stone, Bakke (Westlake 50'), Lewis, Healy (Carole 77'), Horsfield (Moore 84')

Unused subs: Gregan, Blake

Referee: K. Friend

Leeds are denied at the death at Loftus Road. Eddie Lewis opens the scoring when he reacts first after David Healy's header comes back off the bar. Stephen Crainey fouls Gareth Ainsworth and Martin Rowlands equalises from the penalty spot. A minute later, Geoff Horsfield restores Leeds' lead but Shabazz Baidoo makes it 2-2 in stoppage time.

SUNDAY 13th AUGUST 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Morrison 90')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 17,218

Crystal Palace line up: Kiraly, Granville, Hudson, Cort, Butterfield, Soares (Morrison 73'), Watson (Freedman 46'), Kennedy, McAnuff, Fletcher, Scowcroft

Unused subs: Flinders, Lawrence, Borrowdale

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry, Stone (Carole 90'), Westlake, Lewis (Richardson 74'), Healy (Moore 76'), Horsfield (sent off 15')

Unused subs: Gregan, Blake

Referee: R. Styles

Clinton Morrison scores in injury time to inflict defeat on a Leeds side who battled on with ten men. Geoff Horsfield receives a straight red card for shoving Mark Hudson and substitute, Morrison wins it after Tony Warner makes a great save to deny Dougie Freedman.

SATURDAY 19th AUGUST 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

CARDIFF CITY 1 (Flood 84')

Attendance: 18,246

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry, Stone (Bakke 32'), Westlake, Lewis (Carole 85'), Healy, Blake (Beckford 68')

Unused subs: Gregan, Richardson

Cardiff City line up: Alexander, McNaughton (Johnson 87'), Purse (sent off 90'), Loovens, Ledley, Kamara (Flood 68'), Scimeca, McPhail, Parry, Chopra (Blake 90'), Thompson

Unused subs: Glombard, Campbell

Referee: N. Miller

Cardiff win at Elland Road thanks to Willo Flood's close range finish six minutes from time. Darren Purse sees red for violent conduct and Shaun Derry comes close to equalising but his header is well saved by Neil Alexander.

TUESDAY 22nd AUGUST 2006

LEAGUE CUP 1st ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bakke 57')

CHESTER CITY 0

Attendance: 10,013

Leeds United line up: Sullivan, Richardson, Foxe (Kilgallon 89'), Gregan, Crainey, Westlake, Bakke, Carole, Lewis, Blake (Healy 89'), Beckford (Moore 74')

Unused subs: Rose, Howson

Chester City line up: Danby, S. Vaughan, Artell, Linwood, Westwood, Hand, Martinez (Rutherford 81'), Walters, Blundell, Broughton (Holroyd 72')

Unused subs: Marples, McSporran, Palethorpe

Referee: A. D'Urso

Chester's Paul Linwood slices the ball against his own post and Eirik Bakke knocks in the rebound to send Leeds into the Second Round.

SUNDAY 27th AUGUST 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Healy penalty 69')

Attendance: 23,792

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Jones (sent off 68'), Coughlan, Simek, Bougherra, Spurr, Hills (Adamson 68'), Whelan, O'Brien, Brunt (Lunt 82'), Sam (Bullen 76'), Burton

Unused subs: McClements, McAllister

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry, Westlake, Carole (Foxe 81'). Lewis, Healy, Moore

Unused subs: Sullivan, Richardson, Blake, Beckford

Referee: S. Bennett

Brad Jones brings down David Healy who picks himself up to score the penalty whilst Jones is on his way down the tunnel after being shown a red card. The home side press in the last five minutes but Leeds hold on for a much needed win.

SUNDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Bothroyd 90')

Attendance: 16,268

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Douglas, Carole, Westlake, Lewis (Stone 83'), Healy, Moore (Beckford 78')

Unused subs: Sullivan, Gregan, Blake

Wolverhampton Wanderers line up: Murray, Edwards, Breen, Craddock, Mulgrew (Little 44'), Potter, Olofinjana, Henry, Jones, Johnson (Clarke 76'), Cort (Bothroyd 46')

Unused subs: Ikeme, Ricketts

Referee: L. Mason

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

SUNDERLAND 3 (L. Miller 28', Kavanagh 45', S. Elliott 48')

Attendance: 23,037

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Douglas, Stone (Carole 54'), Westlake, Lewis (Nicholls 46'), Healy (Blake 63'), Horsfield

Unused subs: Gregan, Moore

Sunderland line up: Alnwick, N. Collins, Varga, Cunningham, R. Elliott, L. Miller, Whitehead (Lawrence 80'), Kavanagh, Wallace, Murphy, Connolly (S. Elliott 43', Leadbitter 60')

Unused subs: Ward, D. Collins

Referee: A. Marriner

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th SEPTEMBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

COVENTRY CITY 1 (John 26')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 22,146

Coventry City line up: Marshall, McNamee, Page, Ward, Hall, Birchall, Hughes, Doyle, Tabb (Cameron 74'), Kyle (Hutchison 88'), John (McKenzie 69')

Unused subs: Adebola, Thornton

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Gregan (Douglas 46'), Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Nicholls, Carole (Stone 69'), Westlake (Blake 85'), Healy, Horsfield

Unused subs: Lewis, Moore

Referee: I. Williamson

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2006

LEAGUE CUP 2nd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Blake 7', Moore 55', 74')

BARNET 1 (Vieira 78')

Attendance: 7,220

Leeds United line up: Sullivan, Kelly, Foxe, Kilgallon, Crainey, Nicholls (Derry 65'), Stone (Howson 76'), Douglas, Lewis, Blake, Horsfield (Moore 43')

Unused subs: Westlake, Carole

Barnet line up: Flitney, Devera, Yakubu (Hessenthaler 75'), Nicolau, Warhurst, Sinclair, Graham, Puncheon, Bailey, Hatch (Vieira 46'), Grazioli (Kandol 46')

Unused subs: Harrison, King

Referee: D. Drysdale

Leeds ease into the next round with victory in the first ever competitive meeting with Barnet. Robbie Blake takes advantage of a Paul Warhurst error to fire the Whites in front. Ian Moore makes it two from close range and puts the tie beyond doubt with a fierce right footed strike. Magno Vieira heads a consolation for the visitors..

SATURDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Healy 6', penalty 15', Tebily own goal 85')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Warner own goal 13', Bendtner 74')

Attendance: 18,898

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry (Stone 81'), Douglas, Nicholls, Lewis (Westlake 69'), Healy, Horsfield (Moore 77')

Unused subs: Sullivan, Foxe

Birmingham City line up: Maik Taylor, Painter, Nafti (Larsson 69'), Jaidi, Martin Taylor (Tebily 51'), Dunn, Johnson (sent off 71'), Danns, McSheffrey, Campbell (Jerome 82'), Bendtner

Unused subs: Doyle, Forssell

Referee: S. Tanner

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th SEPTEMBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 4 (Albrechtsen 40', Kamara 65', 90', Phillips 79')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Horsfield 82', Stone 88')

Attendance: 21,435

West Bromwich Albion line up: Zuberbuhler, Albrechtsen, Perry, McShane (sent off 32'), Robinson, Gera (Chaplow 80') Carter, Koumas, Greening, Hartson (Kamara 46'), Phillips

Unused subs: Hoult, Nicholson, Hodgkiss

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly (Stone 46'), Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey, Derry, Douglas, Nicholls (Westlake 54'), Lewis (Moore 70'), Healy, Horsfield

Unused subs: Sullivan, Foxe

Referee: R. Styles

Match report to follow. Missed penalty: Healy (wide, 33')

SATURDAY 14th OCTOBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

STOKE CITY 4 (Hendrie 7', Griffin 58', Higginbotham 62', Fuller 88')

Attendance: 18,173

Leeds United line up: Sullivan, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Wright, Derry, Douglas, Westlake (Stone 59'), Healy (Blake 59'), Horsfield (Cresswell 26'), Lewis

Unused subs: Warner, Foxe

Stoke City line up: Simonsen, Hoefkens, Duberry, Higginbottom, Griffin, Hendrie (Chadwick 85'), Russell, Diao (Brammer 82'), Delap, Pericard (Fuller 66'), Sidibe

Unused subs: Bangoura, Wilkinson

Referee: T. Kettle

Match report to follow. Missed penalty: Blake (saved by Simonsen, 65')

TUESDAY 17th OCTOBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Butler 87')

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Tiatto 29', Hume 81')

Attendance: 16,477

Leeds United line up: Sullivan, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon (sent off 55'), Crainey, Derry, Douglas, A. Johnson (Westlake 90'), Healy (Foxe 57'), Cresswell (Blake 79'), Moore

Unused subs: Warner, Richardson

Leicester City line up: Logan, Stearman, Kisnorbo, McAuley, Johansson, Low (Maybury 87'), Williams (Welsh 23'), Hughes, Tiatto (Sylla 90'), Hammond, Hume

Unused subs: Henderson, O'Grady

Referee: C. Webster

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 21st OCTOBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LUTON TOWN 5 (Edwards 12', 90', Vine 55', Bell 56', Heikkinen 73')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Foxe 17')

Attendance: 10,260

Luton Town line up: Beresford, Heikkinen, Barnett, Foley, Davis, Robinson (O'Leary 81'), Bell, Morgan (Keane 84'), Edwards, Vine, Feeney (Boyd 82')

Unused subs: Brill, Langley

Leeds United line up: Sullivan, Kelly, Foxe, Butler, Crainey, Westlake (Lewis 71'), Douglas, Derry, A. Johnson, Cresswell (Moore 72'), Blake (Healy 63')

Unused subs: Warner, Richardson

Referee: G. Hegley

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 24th OCTOBER 2006

LEAGUE CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Moore 44')

SOUTHEND UNITED 3 (Hammell penalty 34', Hooper 36', 64')

Attendance: 10,449

Leeds United line up: Warner, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Crainey (Cresswell 69'), Douglas, Richardson, Westlake, Lewis (Bayly 69'), Healy, Moore (Blake 87')

Unused subs: Sullivan, Carole

Southend United line up: Flahavan, Clarke, Hunt, Sodje, Barrett, Francis, Hammell, Maher, Gower, Paynter (Guttridge 22'), Hooper (Wilson 89')

Unused subs: Collis, Smith, Moussa

Referee: M. Dean

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 28th OCTOBER 2006

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Moore 40', Blake 88')

SOUTHEND UNITED 0

Attendance: 19,528

Leeds United line up: Stack, Kelly, Butler, Kilgallon, Lewis, Douglas, Derry, A. Johnson (Westlake 87'), Moore (Richardson 61'), Healy (Blake 80'), Cresswell

Unused subs: Warner, Foxe

Southend United line up: Flahavan, Hunt, Sodje, Barrett, Hammell, Guttridge (Campbell-Ryce 78'), Maher, Clarke, Gower, Hooper (Harrold 72'), Eastwood

Unused subs: Collis, Prior, Moussa

Referee: C. Foy

Match report to follow.