SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

GAME BY GAME: 2008-09

SATURDAY 9th AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE ONE

SCUNTHORPE UNITED 1 (Hooper 57')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Showunmi 61', Beckford 80')

Attendance: 8,315

Scunthorpe United line up: Lillis, Byrne, Iriekpen, Williams, McCann (May 82'), Morris, Milne, Hurst (Sparrow 75'), Thompson, Hayes (Forte 67'), Hooper

Unused subs: Lea, Wright

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Huntington, Marques, Sheehan, Howson, Prutton, Robinson (Hughes 90'), Snodgrass, Beckford, Showunmi (Becchio 81')

Unused subs: Lucas, Telfer, Douglas

Referee: L. Probert

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 12th AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE CUP 1st ROUND

CHESTER CITY 2 (Lowe 15', penalty 75')

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Beckford 3', 25', 35', Snodgrass 10', Robinson 31')

Attendance: 8,315

Chester City line up: Danby, J. Vaughan, Mannix, Butler (Kelly 46'), Linwood, Partridge (Harris 46'), Wilson, Ellison, Mozika, Barry, Lowe

Unused subs: Roberts, S. Vaughan, Dinning, McManus, Taylor

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Marques, Huntington, Sheehan, Howson (Douglas 52'), Delph, Robinson (Johnson 52'), Snodgrass, Beckford (Showunmi 52'), Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Michalik, Telfer, Elliott

Referee: G. Salisbury

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 2 (Taylor 51', 65')

Attendance: 24,631

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Huntington, Marques, Sheehan, Howson (Delph 66'), Prutton, Robinson, Snodgrass, Beckford, Showunmi (Becchio 66')

Unused subs: Lucas, Telfer, Douglas

Oldham Athletic line up: Crossley, Eardley, Hazell, Gregan, Lomax, Whitaker, Allott, Taylor, Alessandra (Maher 89'), Hughes (O'Grady 68'), Liddell (Smalley 78')

Unused subs: Fleming, Stam

Referee: M. Russell

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE ONE

YEOVIL TOWN 1 (Owusu 62')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Becchio 1')

Attendance: 6,580

Yeovil Town line up: Begovic, Forbes, Skiverton, Peltier, Way (Alcock 90'), Jones, Murtagh, Tomlin, Downes (Roberts 52'), Schofield (Owusu 15'), Warne

Unused subs: Wagenaar, McCollin

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Huntington, Marques, Sheehan, Howson (Delph 86'), Prutton, Robinson (Showunmi 73'), Snodgrass (Douglas 73'), Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Telfer

Referee: D. Whitestone

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 26th AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE CUP 2nd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Douglas 11', Beckford 32', Becchio 52', Showunmi 76')

CRYSTAL PALACE 0

Attendance: 10,765

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Michalik, Telfer, White (Johnson 73'), Hughes, Kilkenny, Delph, Douglas, Beckford (Howson 78'), Becchio (Showunmi 57')

Unused subs: Martin, Marques, Snodgrass, Robinson

Crystal Palace line up: Flahavan, Ertl, Hill, Lawrence, McCarthy, Carle (Hills 63'), Watson (Fletcher 88'), Soares, Djilali, Moses (Ifill 66'), Andrew

Unused subs: Speroni, Oster, Griffit, Thomas

Referee: K. Friend

Championship outfit Crystal Palace are routed at Elland Road. Jonathon Douglas' lob, from a Jermaine Beckford flick on, opens the scoring. Beckford then heads home a Neil Kilkenny cross before Luciano Becchio's header makes it three. Substitute Enoch Showunmi curls home a fourth to put the icing on the cake and send Leeds into the Third Round.

SATURDAY 30th AUGUST 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Elliott own goal 5', Beckford 77')

BRISTOL ROVERS 2 (Lambert 32', Duffy 37')

Attendance: 21,024

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Huntington, Michalik, Johnson (Showunmi 66'), Hughes (Howson 66'), Douglas, Kilkenny, Delph, Beckford, Becchio (Snodgrass 75')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Prutton

Bristol Rovers line up: Phillips, Anthony, Elliott, Pope, Hughes (Rigg 88'), Lescott, Lines, Campbell, Disley, Lambert (Hinton 80'), Duffy (Williams 69')

Unused subs: Green, Hunt

Referee: K. Wright

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER 2008

JOHNSTONE'S PAINT TROPHY 1st ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Robinson 8', Beccchio 42')

BRADFORD CITY 1 (Conlon 71')

Attendance: 20,128

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Huntington, Marques, White (Delph 85'), Prutton, Kilkenny (Johnson 72'), Howson, Snodgrass, Robinson, Showunmi (Becchio 29')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Beckford

Bradford City line up: Evans, Moncur, Lee, Bower, Heckingbottom, Daley, Furman (Bullock 86'), McLaren, Colbeck, Nix (Boulding 89'), Conlon

Unused subs: McLaughlin, Arnison, Thorne

Referee: A. Taylor

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Delph 26', Sheehan 36', Douglas 49', Beckford 67', Robinson 82')

CREWE ALEXANDRA 2 (Zola 89', Bopp 90')

Attendance: 20,075

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Michalik (sent off 90'), Telfer, Sheehan, Hughes (Howson 64'), Kilkenny (Robinson 65'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford, Becchio (Snodgrass 69')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Prutton

Crewe Alexandra line up: Collis, Baudet, Woodards, O'Donnell, Bailey, Jones, Schumacher, Rix (Bopp 63'), Moore, Zola, Elding (Donaldson 63')

Unused subs: Abbey, Miller, Pope

Referee: T. Kettle

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

SWINDON TOWN 1 (Cox 45')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Beckford 22', 84', Kilkenny 50')

Attendance: 13,001

Swindon Town line up: P. Smith, Amankwaah, J. Smith, Ifil, Aljofree, Easton (Timlin 69'), McGovern (Marshall 64'), Nalis, McNamee, Paynter, Cox

Unused subs: Scott, Morrison, Peacock

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Marques, Telfer, Sheehan (sent off 9'), Hughes, Kilkenny (Prutton 58'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford (Snodgrass 85'), Becchio (Howson 58')

Unused subs: Martin, Robinson

Referee: D. Deadman

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

CARLISLE UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Becchio 31', Beckford 86')

Attendance: 12,148

Carlisle United line up: Williams, Keogh, Raven, Livesey, Horwood, Taylor (Bridges 63'), Hackney, Thirlwell, Bridge-Wilkinson, Carlton (Myrie-Williams 72'), Graham (Dobie 46')

Unused subs: Howarth, Joyce

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Marques, Telfer, White (Howson 54'), Hughes, Kilkenny (Snodgrass 75'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford, Becchio (Robinson 90')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Prutton

Referee: P. Walton

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER 2008

LEAGUE CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Snodgrass 14', Showunmi 58', Robinson 90')

HARTLEPOOL UNITED 2 (Monkhouse 2', Porter 33')

Attendance: 14,599

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Hughes, Michalik, Huntington, Parker, Prutton (Delph 83'), Howson, Kilkenny, Snodgrass (Beckford 35'), Robinson, Showunmi (Becchio 70')

Unused subs: Lucas, Webb, White, Elliott

Hartlepool United line up: Lee-Barratt, McCunnie, Nelson, Collins, Liddle, Humphreys, Jones, Sweeney (Barker 68'), Monkhouse (Robson 90'), Brown (MacKay 90'), Porter

Unused subs: Budtz, Rowell, Power, Clark

Referee: A, Penn

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 27th SEPTEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Robinson 72')

HEREFORD UNITED 0

Attendance: 25,676

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Marques, Telfer, White (Hughes 79'), Howson, Douglas, Delph, Robinson (Snodgrass 85'), Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Ankergren, Kilkenny, Prutton

Hereford United line up: Randolph, Jackson, Broadhurst, Rose, N'Gotty, O'Leary, Diagouraga, Hudson-Odoi (Smith 81'), Johnson (Taylor 81'), Chadwick (Ashikodi 67'), Done

Unused subs: Samson, Beckwith

Referee: G. Laws

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 4th OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

PETERBOROUGH UNITED 2 (Boyd 47', MacKail-Smith 90')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 13,191

Peterborough United line up: Lewis, Morgan, Zakuani, Martin, Williams, Green (Whelpdale 72'), Batt, Coutts (Lee 83'), Hyde, Boyd, MacKail-Smith

Unused subs: McKeown, Westwood, Rendell

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Marques, Telfer, White (Parker 74'), Howson (Snodgrass 56'), Douglas, Delph (Kilkenny 67'), Robinson, Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Hughes, Prutton

Referee: L. Probert

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 8th OCTOBER 2008

JOHNSTONE'S PAINT TROPHY 2nd ROUND

ROTHERHAM UNITED 4 (Sharps 17', Hudson 44', Broughton 48', Fenton 53')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Howson 31', Showunmi 56')

Attendance: 4,658

Rotherham United line up: Warrington, Fenton, Mills, Sharpe, Nicholas, Cummins, Hudson, Rhodes, Tonge, Broughton, Reid

Unused subs: Cann, Joseph, Green, Taylor, Burchill

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Hughes, Marques, Michalik, Parker (Sheehan 57'), Kilkenny, Prutton, Howson, Snodgrass, Robinson (Becchio 71'), Showunmi (Beckford 71')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Delph

Referee: S, Mathieson

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 11th OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Becchio 44', Beckford 45', 90')

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 (Murray 90')

Attendance: 22,726

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Marques, Michalik, White, Hughes, Kilkenny, Douglas, Delph, Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Ankergren, Prutton, Howson, Robinson, Snodgrass

Brighton & Hove Albion line up: Kuipers, Hawkins (Cox 46'), Elphick, Virgo, Richards, Whing, Savage, Anyinsah, Livermore (Thornton 46'), Thomson, Murray

Unused subs: El-Abd, Fraser, Robinson

Referee: C. Boyeson

Leeds end Brighton's unbeaten away record with youngster Fabian Delph in fantastic form. Luciano Becchio scores the first from eight yards and within a minute, Jermaine Beckford doubles the lead when he heads home Delph's cross. Delph then creates the third for Beckford in the final minute before Glenn Murray fires a consolation for the visitors.

SATURDAY 18th OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

MILLWALL 3 (Martin 38', Harris 59', 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Becchio 31')

Attendance: 13,191

Millwall line up: Forde, Whitbread, Craig, Robinson, Frampton, Martin, Abdou, Laird, Alexander, Harris, Grabban (Dunne 90')

Unused subs: Edwards, Moore, Grimes, Noel-Williams

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Marques, Michalik, White, Hughes (Showunmi 65'), Kilkenny (Snodgrass 65'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Ankergren, Prutton, Howson

Referee: A. Marriner

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 21st OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Purches own goal 38', Becchio 45')

LEYTON ORIENT 1 (Morgan 36')

Attendance: 18,990

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Telfer, Michalik, Parker, Howson, Kilkenny (Robinson 84'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford, Becchio (Prutton 90')

Unused subs: Ankergren, White, Snodgrass

Leyton Orient line up: Morris, Thelwell, Demetriou (Thornton 69'), Mkandawire, Purches, Chambers, Palmer, Terry, Melligan, Boyd (Dawkins 80'), Morgan (Jarvis 80')

Unused subs: Jones, Saah

Referee: C. Webster

Match report to follow. Jermaine Beckford puts a 10th minute penalty over the bar.

SATURDAY 25th OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Becchio 46', Delph 65', 86')

WALSALL 0

Attendance: 26,422

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Telfer, Michalik, Parker, Howson, Kilkenny (Robinson 59'), Douglas, Delph (Prutton 88'), Beckford, Becchio (Snodgrass 81')

Unused subs: White, Showunmi

Walsall line up: Ince, Roberts, Gerrard, Boertin, Taundry, Palmer, Mattis, Nicholls (Zaaboub 72'), Deeney (Reich 72'), Ricketts, Ibehere

Unused subs: Gilmartin, Bradley, Hughes

Referee: G. Hegley

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 28th OCTOBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

SOUTHEND UNITED 1 (Harding 18')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 10,132

Southend United line up: Federici, Clarke, Barrett, Francis, Harding, Sawyer (Grant 71'), Robson-Kanu, Revell (McCormack 83'), Betsy, Laurent (Scannell 76'), Christophe

Unused subs: Sankofa, Walker

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Telfer, Michalik, Parker, Howson, Kilkenny (Robinson 67'), Douglas, Delph (Snodgrass 67'), Beckford, Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, White, Prutton

Referee: P. Miller

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 1st NOVEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

CHELTENHAM TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Becchio 7')

Attendance: 5,726

Cheltenham Town line up: Higgs, Diallo, Ridley, Payne, Kenton, Gallinagh (Spencer 69'), Wright, Hayes, Murray, Montrose, Connor (Caines 83')

Unused subs: Brown, Armstrong, Lindegaard

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Telfer, Michalik, Parker, Howson (Robinson 54'), Kilkenny (Prutton 70'), Douglas, Delph, Beckford (Snodgrass 79'), Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Showunmi

Referee: F. Graham

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2008

FA CUP 1st ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Robinson penalty 37')

NORTHAMPTON TOWN 1 (McGleish 9')

Attendance: 9,531

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Michalik, Telfer, Parker (White 83'), Howson (Showunmi 78'), Douglas, Delph, Robinson, Snodgrass, Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Webb, Hughes, Prutton, Kilkenny

Northampton Town line up: Fielding, Crowe, Dolman, Hughes, Doig (Dyer 11'), Holt, Jackman, Coke (sent off 26'), Gilligan, Constantine (Davis 73'), McGleish (Bignall 53')

Unused subs: Jones, Dunn, Taylor, Henderson

Referee: M. Oliver

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 11th NOVEMBER 2008

LEAGUE CUP 4th ROUND

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Villa 6', Ellington 18')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Becchio 40')

Attendance: 18,540

Derby County line up: Carroll, Connolly, Nyatanga, Davis, Stewart, Commons, Green, Teale (Zadkovich 46'), Ellington (Sterjovski 81'), Kazmierczak, Villa (Hulse 80')

Unused subs: Bywater, Hanson, McEveley, Pereplotkins

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Michalik, Telfer, Parker (White 75'), Kilkenny (Howson 80'), Douglas, Delph, Snodgrass, Robinson (Beckford 64'), Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Hughes, Prutton, Showunmi

Referee: G. Laws

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 15th NOVEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Snodgrass 4')

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 2 (Skarz 46', Collins 90')

Attendance: 32,028

Leeds United line up: Ankergren, Richardson, Telfer, Michalik, Parker, Kilkenny (Beckford 62'), Douglas (Prutton 76'), Delph (Howson 76'), Robinson, Snodgrass, Becchio

Unused subs: Lucas, Showunmi

Huddersfield Town line up: Glennon, Goodwin, N. Clarke, Butler, Skarz, Craney (Worthington 64'), Collins, Holdsworth, Berrett, Roberts (Williams 85'), Parker (Cadamarteri 81')

Unused subs: Smithies, Jevons

Referee: M. Halsey

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 17th NOVEMBER 2008

FA CUP 1st ROUND REPLAY

NORTHAMPTON TOWN 2 (Crowe 44', 90')

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Beckford 13', 45', 55', Hughes own goal 28', Parker 41')

Attendance: 3,960

Northampton Town line up: Fielding, Crowe, Dolman, Hughes, Holt (Bignall 52'), Jackman, Davis, Gilligan, Guttridge, Constantine (Henderson 71'), McGleish

Unused subs: Dunn, Jones, Taylor, Dyer, Benjamin

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Hughes, Michalik, Telfer (Webb 76'), Parker, Howson, Kilkenny, Douglas, Prutton, Beckford (Becchio 71'), Christie (Showunmi 70')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Delph, Snodgrass, Robinson

Referee: P. Crossley

Jermaine Beckford grabs a hat-trick to send Leeds into the Second Round and a trip to non-league Histon. Beckford opens the scoring before Jonathon Howson's shot is deflected past his own keeper by Mark Hughes. Ben Parker makes it 3-0 with his first Leeds goal before Jason Crowe's header reduces the arrears. Beckford curls in his second and ensures he's taking the match ball home when he slots home from Neil Kilkenny's pass. Crowe heads his second to finish the scoring.

SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Beckford 15', 90', Delph 50', Becchio 64')

HARTLEPOOL UNITED 1 (Porter 25')

Attendance: 21,182

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Hughes, Michalik, Telfer, Parker, Prutton, Douglas, Delph, Robinson, Beckford, Becchio (Snodgrass 76')

Unused subs: Ankergren, Richardson, Kilkenny, Howson

Hartlepool United line up: Lee-Barratt, Nelson, Collins (Humphreys 85'), Clark, Robson, Monkhouse (Liddle 85'), Sweeney, Jones, Brown, Kyle, Porter

Unused subs: Budtz, Foley, MacKay

Referee: G. Salisbury

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 25th NOVEMBER 2008

LEAGUE ONE

NORTHAMPTON TOWN 2 (Davis 28', Bignall 87')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Beckford 69')

Attendance: 6,008

Northampton Town line up: Fielding, Walker, Crowe, Jackman, Todd, Davis, Coke, Guttridge (Holt 76'), Gilligan, McLeish, Constantine (Bignall 75')

Unused subs: Dunn, Dolman, Hughes

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Hughes, Michalik, Telfer, Parker, Prutton, Douglas (Snodgrass 65'), Delph, Robinson, Beckford (Howson 79'), Becchio

Unused subs: Ankergren, Richardson, Kilkenny

Referee: C. Foy

Match report to follow.

SUNDAY 30th NOVEMBER 2008

FA CUP 2nd ROUND

HISTON 1 (Langston 39')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 4,500

Histon line up: Naisbitt, Olyebanjo, Langston, Ada, Mitchel-King, Gwillim, Knight-Percival, Simpson, Barker (Murray 50'), Wright, Midson

Unused subs: Welch, Okay, Andrews, Pope, Kennedy, Reeves

Leeds United line up: Lucas, Richardson, Michalik, Marques, Sheehan, Hughes (Howson 59'), Delph, Douglas, Robinson (Showunmi 52'), Snodgrass, Becchio

Unused subs: Ankergren, Parker, Telfer, Prutton, Kilkenny

Referee: N. Swarbrick

Match report to follow.