SHERIDAN DICTATES: LEEDS UNITED NOSTALGIA

GAME BY GAME: 2018-19

SUNDAY 5th AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Klich 15', Hernandez 45', Cooper 57')

STOKE CITY 1 (Afobe penalty 52')

Attendance: 34,126

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Berardi, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Dallas 76'), Hernandez, Saiz (Baker 88'), Alioski (Harrison 89'), Roofe

Unused subs: Blackman, Jansson, Roberts, Bamford

Stoke City line up: Butland, Bauer, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Pieters, Allen, Ndiaye (Bojan 63'), McClean, Etebo (Fletcher 63'), Ince, Afobe (Crouch 76')

Unused subs: Federici, Williams, Diouf, Edwards

Referee: Scott Duncan

Marcelo Bielsa's reign gets off to the perfect start with a convincing win over the promotion favourites. Klich scores his first Leeds goal and Hernandez makes it two with a shot that the Stoke 'keeper should have saved. The visitors pull a goal back from the penalty spot before Liam Cooper heads home a Barry Douglas corner.

SATURDAY 11th AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

DERBY COUNTY 1 (Lawrence 12')

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Klich 5', Roofe 21', 60', Alioski 64')

Attendance: 27,311

Derby County line up: Carson, Wisdom, Keogh, Tomori, Lowe, Bryson, Ledley (Johnson 45'), Mount (Bennett 75'), Wilson (Jozefzoon 61'), Lawrence, Waghorn

Unused subs: Roos, Forsyth, Pearce, Marriott

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Berardi, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Shackleton 73'), Hernandez, Saiz (Baker 86'), Alioski, Roofe (Bamford 79')

Unused subs: Blackman, Jansson, Roberts, Harrison

Referee: Peter Bankes

Leeds produce a devastating display to hammer the hosts at Pride Park. Klich opens the scoring for the second week running but Lawrence's free kick brings Derby level before Leeds take command. Roofe scores a brilliant brace and Alioski rounds things off with a header.

TUESDAY 14th AUGUST 2018

LEAGUE CUP ROUND 1

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bamford 27', Saiz 35')

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (Oztumer 52')

Attendance: 19,617

Leeds United line up: Blackman, Shackleton, Ayling, Jansson, Pearce, Baker, Phillips, Harrison, Saiz (Alioski 69'), Roberts (Klich 68'), Bamford (Roofe 80')

Unused subs: Huffer, Berardi, Shaughnessy, De Bock

Bolton Wanderers line up: Matthews, Little, Hobbs, Wilson, Grounds (Taylor 74'), Donaldson (Noone 57'), Vela, O'Neil, Wilsdchut, Oztumer, Hall (Magennis 65')

Unused subs: Alnwick, Beevers, Olkowski, Pritchard

Referee: Andy Haines

Leeds make eight changes but progress in the League Cup at the expense of their Championship counterparts. Patrick Bamford scores on his full debut and Samu Saiz adds a second. Bolton score a consolation in the second half but the hosts see the game out.

SATURDAY 18th AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Ayling 49', Roofe 71')

ROTHERHAM UNITED 0

Attendance: 33,699

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Berardi, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Jansson 90'), Hernandez, Saiz (Baker 80'), Alioski, Roofe (Bamford 87')

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Shackleton, Harrison

Rotherham United line up: Rodak, Vyner, Raggett, Wood (Vassell 76'), Mattock, Taylor, Palmer (Manning 66'), Ajayi, Vaulks, Williams, Smith (Proctor 78')

Unused subs: Bilboe, Ball, Robertson, Newell

Referee: Robert Jones

After three league games, the Whites are the only Championship side with a 100% record as Marcelo Bielsa becomes the first ever Leeds manager to win his first four competitive games. Rotherham hit the post in a goalless first half but Luke Ayling, with his first Leeds goal, and Kemar Roofe seal the points.

TUESDAY 21st AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

SWANSEA CITY 2 (McBurnie 24', 51')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Roofe 40', Hernandez 79')

Attendance: 20,860

Swansea City line up: Mulder, Naughton, van der Hoorn, Olsson (Asoro 83'), Fulton, Fer (Carroll 74'), Roberts, Celina, McKay (Montero 64'), McBurnie

Unused subs: Dhanda, Benda, James, Grimes

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Berardi, Ayling, Douglas, Phillips (Baker 28'), Klich, Hernandez, Saiz, Alioski (Harrison 46'), Roofe (Bamford 64')

Unused subs: Blackman, Shaughnessy, Pearce, Rey

Referee: Andy Davies

Captain Liam Cooper is injured in the warm up and young Jamie Shackleton comes in for his first league start. Leeds fall behind for the first time this season when Ollie McBurnie's low shot finds the net but Kemar Roofe levels after good work by Shackleton. Swansea retake the lead through a McBurnie header before Pablo Hernandez scores against his former club to earn a point.

SATURDAY 25th AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

NORWICH CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Klich 21', Alioski 26', Hernandez 67')

Attendance: 25,944

Norwich City line up: Krul, Pinto, Hanley, Klose, Lewis, Thompson (Stiepermann 81'), Trybull, Pukki, Leitner (Buendia 75'), Hernandez, Rhodes (Srbeny 81')

Unused subs: McGovern, Zimmermann, Godfrey, Marshall

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Berardi, Douglas, Phillips, Klich, Hernandez (Harrison 79'), Saiz (Baker 90'), Alioski, Roofe (Bamford 77')

Unused subs: Blackman, Shaughnessy, Pearce, Shackleton

Referee: Simon Hooper

Leeds make a mockery of the pink dressing room theory to thrash Norwich and return to the top of the Championship. Klich scores after Krul parries Alioski's header. Alisoki then smashes home a second before Hernandez's superb strike rounds off a comprehensive win.

TUESDAY 28th AUGUST 2018

LEAGUE CUP ROUND 2

LEEDS UNITED 0

PRESTON NORTH END 2 (Johnson penalty 2', Barker 45')

Attendance: 18,652

Leeds United line up: Blackman, Shackleton (Klich 46'), Shaughnessy (Saiz 46'), Jansson, Pearce, Baker, Phillips, Harrison, Dallas, Roberts (Alioski 60'), Bamford

Unused subs: Huffer, Ayling, Douglas, Roofe

Preston North End line up: Maxwell, Fisher, Storey, Davies, Earl, Barkhuizen, Johnson (Pearson 71'), Ledson (sent off 29'), Barker (Browne 72'), Moult (Nmecha 75'), Harrop

Unused subs: Rudd, Hughes, Burke, Huntington

Referee: Tony Harrington

Once again Marcelo Bielsa rings the changes for the Carabao Cup. Conor Shaughnessy, making his first start of the season concedes a penalty and Johnson makes no mistake. Despite the visitors being reduced to ten men when Ryan Ledson receives a straight red card, Brandon Barker scores a fine solo goal to extend their lead and dump the Whites out of the Cup.

FRIDAY 31st AUGUST 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

MIDDLESBROUGH 0

Attendance: 35,417

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Berardi (Jansson 88'), Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich, Harrison (Dallas 90'), Saiz, Alioski, Roofe (Bamford 90')

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Baker, Roberts

Middlesbrough line up: Randolph, Ayala, Flint, Fry, Shotton, Friend, Besic, Clayton, Howson, Downing, Assombalonga

Unused subs: Konstantopoulos, Leadbitter, Braithwaite, McQueen, Hugill, McNair, Wing

Referee: Tim Robinson

The Championship's top two play out a goalless draw in a game of few chances at Elland Road. The point ensures that Leeds go into the international break sitting top of the league.

SATURDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

MILLWALL 1 (Wallace 55')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Harrison 89')

Attendance: 17,195

Millwall line up: Amos, McLaughlin, M. Wallace, Cooper, Meredith, J. Wallace, Leonard, Williams, O'Brien, Morison (Bradshaw 70'), Gregory (Elliott 87')

Unused subs: Romeo, Martin, Webster, Tunnicliffe, Skalak

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips (Forshaw 74'), Klich (Baker 61'), Harrison, Saiz, Alioski, Roberts (Dallas 68')

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Edmondson, Clarke

Referee: Chris Kavanagh

Injury hit Leeds earn a rare point at Millwall thanks to Jack Harrison's late strike from the edge of the box. The hosts who had taken the lead through Jed Wallace, hit the post after Harrison's equaliser.

TUESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Cooper 37', Roberts 74', 82')

PRESTON NORTH END 0

Attendance: 27,729

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Forshaw 88'), Harrison, Saiz (Baker 90'), Alioski, Roberts (Dallas 86')

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Edmondson, Clarke

Preston North End line up: Rudd, Fisher, Clarke, Davies, Earl, Browne (Gallagher 79'), Johnson, Barkhuizen, Harrop (Barker 71'), Robinson, Moult (Nmecha 79')

Unused subs: Maxwell, Huntington, Hughes, Burke

Referee: Geoff Eltringham

Liam Cooper opens the scoring with his second goal of the season soon after Alioski's effort is ruled out for offside. Preston themselves have a goal disallowed before Jack Harrison hits the post after being put through by Samu Saiz. Tyler Roberts' excellent finish makes it two and the young striker heads home a third as the Whites return to winning ways in comprehensive fashion.

SATURDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Alioski 85')

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2 (Adams 8', 29')

Attendance: 34,800

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas (Edmondson 71'), Phillips (Dallas 33'), Klich (Forshaw 62'), Harrison, Saiz, Alioski, Roberts

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Shackleton, Baker

Birmingham City line up: Camp, Colin, Morrison, Dean, Pedersen, Jota (Harding 88'), Gardner (Kieftenbeld 58'), Lakin, Maghoma, Jutkiewicz (Bogle 82'), Adams

Unused subs: Trueman, Roberts, Mahoney, Soloman-Otabor

Referee: Peter Bankes

Leeds lose for the first time in the league under Marcelo Bielsa as two Che Adams goals give Birmingham their first win of the campaign. Ezgjan Alioski reduces the arrears with five minutes left but it proves to be a mere consolation goal in front of a capacity crowd at Elland Road.

FRIDAY 28th SEPTEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1 (Reach 45')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Klich 54')

Attendance: 26,717

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Dawson, Lees, Hector, Thorniley, Baker (Palmer 59'), Pelupessy, Bannan, Penney, Reach, Fletcher (Nuhiu 77'), Forestieri (Joao 81')

Unused subs: Wildman, Onomah, Rice, Preston

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich, Harrison, Saiz (Forshaw 90'), Alioski, Roberts

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Shackleton, Baker, Dallas, Clarke

Referee: Robert Jones

Mateusz Klich earns Leeds a point with a superb equaliser in the Yorkshire Derby. The Whites dominate throughout but fall behind to Adam Reach's wonder goal on the stroke of half time. Barry Douglas hits the post with a header at 0-0 and Samuel Saiz almost wins it but can't get on to the end of Jack Harrison's cross.

TUESDAY 2nd OCTOBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

HULL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Roberts 51')

Attendance: 13,798

Hull City line up: Marshall, Burke, Elphick, Lichaj, Kingsley, Kane, Henriksen, Irvine (Stewart 28'), Grosicki (Dicko 65'), Bowen, Martin (Campbell 64')

Unused subs: McKenzie, Curry, Batty, Keane

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas (Shackleton 82'), Phillips, Klich, Harrison (Dallas 74'), Saiz (Forshaw 74'), Alioski, Roberts

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Baker, Clarke

Referee: Darren Bond

Leeds return to the top of the Championship with a comfortable win at struggling Hull City. Tyler Roberts fine effort secures the points as once again, Leeds dominate throughout.

SATURDAY 6th OCTOBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jansson 88')

BRENTFORD 1 (Maupay penalty 62')

Attendance: 31,880

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling (sent off 90'), Jansson, Cooper, Dallas (Clarke 70'), Phillips, Klich (Forshaw 63'), Harrison, Saiz (Baker 76'), Alioski, Roberts

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Shackleton, Edmondson

Brentford line up: Daniels, Dalsgaard, Konsa, Mepham, Odubajo (Barbet 76'), Sawyers, Mokotjo, Canos (Benrahma 77'), Yennaris, Watkins (Judge 84'), Maupay

Unused subs: Bentley, MacLeod, McEachran, Jeanvier

Referee: Jeremy Simpson

Pontus Jansson heads his first goal of the season to prevent a second successive home defeat. The visitors take the lead with a controversial penalty and Luke Ayling is sent off for a second booking late on.

SATURDAY 20th OCTOBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (Graham 2', Lenihan 70')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Klich 45')

Attendance: 20,929

Blackburn Rovers line up: Raya, Bennett, Lenihan, Mulgrew, Bell, Smallwood (Rodwell 58'), Evans, Reed (Conway 69'), Dack, Armstrong, Graham (Brereton 63')

Unused subs: Leutwiler, Williams, Rothwell, Palmer

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Dallas (Clarke 76'), Jansson, Cooper, Berardi (Shackleton 86'), Phillips, Klich, Saiz, Alioski, Roofe (Hernandez 71'), Roberts

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Baker, Forshaw

Referee: Darren England

Leeds' failure to defend corners costs them at Ewood Park as the chance to return to the top of the league is missed. Ex-Leeds loanee Danny Graham heads the hosts in front early on, only for Matuesz Klich to equalise on the stroke of half-time. Lenighan settles matters with 20 minutes left with another header from a corner.

WEDNESDAY 24th OCTOBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Roofe 22', Cooper 66')

IPSWICH TOWN 0

Attendance: 29,082

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Berardi (Dallas 27'), Phillips, Cooper, Klich, Harrison (Pearce 58'), Hernandez, Saiz (Forshaw 57'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Blackman, Pearce, Baker, Clarke, Roberts

Ipswich Town line up: Bialkowski, Spence, Chambers, Pennington, Knudsen, Nolan, Skuse (Chalobah 85'), Downes, Edun (Ward 62'), Jackson, Sears (Edwards 76')

Unused subs: Gerken, Donacien, Dozzell, Lankester

Referee: Craig Pawson

Goals from Kemar Roofe and captain, Liam Cooper ensure Leeds return to winning ways with a dominant display against Ipswich. Pablo Hernandez provides the cross for Roofe to head home and Cooper's fine finish seals the victory.

SATURDAY 27th OCTOBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Roofe 82')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Robinson 11')

Attendance: 34,308

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling (Pearce 25', Clarke 65'), Jansson, Cooper, Dallas, Phillips (Saiz 65'), Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Blackman, Shackleton, Baker, Roberts

Nottingham Forest line up: Pantilimon, Darikwa, Pereira Figueiredo, Fox (Dawson 51'), Robinson, Guedioura, Colback, Cash (Bastiao Dias 87'), Antunes Carvalho, Lolley (Osborn 69'), Grabban

Unused subs: Steele, Soudani, Watson, Janko

Referee: Geoff Eltringham

Leeds come from behind to earn a point in a game they dominate. Forest take an early lead through Robinson and Leeds' pressure pays off with Roofe's controversial equaliser as he appears to force the ball over the line with his arm. Pablo Hernandez almost wins it late on but his effort fails to find the net.

SUNDAY 4th NOVEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

WIGAN ATHLETIC 1 (James 6')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hernandez 9', Roofe 46')

Attendance: 14,799

Wigan Athletic line up: Walton, James, Kipre, Burn, Robinson, Byrne, Gibson (Vaughan 85'), Morsy, Naismith (Da Silva Lopes 70'), Windass, Garner (McManaman 64')

Unused subs: Dunkley, MacDonald, Jones, Evans

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Dallas, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Shackleton 90'), Forshaw, Hernandez, Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Blackman, Baker, Harrison, Saiz, Clarke, Roberts

Referee: Andy Davies

Wigan 'keeper Walton gifts Leeds all three points as Kemar Roofe capitalises to score the winner just after half time. The hosts go in front with a well taken free kick but Pablo Hernandez equalises from close range before Roofe's winner.

SATURDAY 10th NOVEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 4 (Robson-Kanu 51', Phillips 67', Barnes 82', Gayle 83')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hernandez 90')

Attendance: 25,661

West Bromwich Albion line up: Johnstone, Adarabioyo, Dawson, Hegazi, Gibbs (Mears 88'), Livermore, Morrison, Phillips (Harper 90'), Barnes, Robson-Kanu (Gayle 80'), Rodriguez

Unused subs: Myhill, Sako, Barry, Hoolahan

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Dallas, Jansson, Cooper, Douglas (Harrison 73'), Phillips, Klich (Saiz 78'), Forshaw, Hernandez, Alioski, Roofe (Roberts 66')

Unused subs: Blackman, Davis, Baker, Shackleton

Referee: Lee Mason

West Brom put Leeds to the sword with four second half goals as Bielsa suffers his heaviest defeat to date. Hal Robson-Kanu drills in the opener and Phillips adds a second following an error from Bailey Peacock-Farrell. Barnes and Gayle complete the rout before Hernandez heads home a last gasp consolation goal.

SATURDAY 24th NOVEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Roofe 69', Hernandez 86')

BRISTOL CITY 0

Attendance: 34,333

Leeds United line up: Huffer, Dallas, Halme (Saiz 64'), Cooper, Douglas, Phillips, Klich (Baker 82'), Forshaw, Hernandez, Alioski (Harrison 61'), Roofe

Unused subs: Miazek, Davis, Shackleton, Clarke

Bristol City line up: Maenpaa, Hunt, Kalas, Webster, Kelly, Eliasson (Diedhiou 62'), Pack, Brownhill (sent off 55'), Adelakun (Walsh 62'), Paterson (Eisa 78'), Weimann

Unused subs: O'Leary, Pisano, Dasilva, Baker

Referee: Scott Duncan

As the injury woes continue, Marcelo Bielsa hands debuts to Will Huffer and Aapo Halme. The Whites return to winning ways but are frustrated by the vistors until Josh Brownhill is sent off for a second bookable offence. Roofe turns in the opener before a late Hernandez header seals all three points.

TUESDAY 27th NOVEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Dallas 60')

READING 0

Attendance: 27,806

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Dallas, Cooper, Phillips, Douglas, Klich (Shackleton 73'), Forshaw, Baker (Saiz 45'), Hernandez, Alioski (Clarke 45'), Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Halme, Harrison, Roberts

Reading line up: Jaakkola, Yiadom, Ilori, Moore, Gunter, Rinomhota, Kelly (McNulty 77'), Bacuna, Swift (McCleary 61'), Loader, Meite (Sims 70')

Unused subs: Walker, Blackett, O'Shea, Aluko

Referee: Mike Dean

Bailey Peacock-Farrell is the hero on the night as he saves McNulty's last minute penalty following a foul by Barry Douglas. Leeds grind out a hard fought win thanks to Stuart Dallas' first goal of the season.

SATURDAY 1st DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

SHEFFIELD UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hernandez 82')

Attendance: 25,794

Sheffield United line up: Henderson, Basham, Egan, O'Connell, Baldock, Norwood, Fleck, Stevens (Johnson 84'), Duffy (Washington 62'), McGoldrick, Sharp

Unused subs: Moore, Coutts, Lundstram, Stearman, Cranie

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Dallas, Cooper (Halme 21'), Jansson, Douglas, Phillips, Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez (Shackleton 90'), Alioski (Clarke 45'), Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Baker, Harrison, Saiz

Referee: Oliver Langford

Leeds earn a rare win at Bramall Lane thanks to an horrendous mix up with eight minutes left. Jack Clarke capitalises and squares for Pablo Hernandez to tap into an empty net. The hosts, who were lucky to keep 11 men on the field, hit the bar at the death but the Whites hold on for a vital victory.

SATURDAY 8th DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Roofe 45', penalty 53')

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Wells 26')

Attendance: 27,806

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Jansson, Phillips, Douglas, Klich, Forshaw, Saiz (Halme 81'), Hernandez (Clarke 86'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Davis, Baker, Harrison, Bamford

Queens Park Rangers line up: Lumley, Rangel, Leistner, Lynch, Bidwell, Luongo, Cameron (Scowen 45'), Wszolek (Osayi-Samuel 73'), Eze (Smith 78'), Freeman, Wells

Unused subs: Ingram, Cousins, Furlong, Hemed

Referee: Peter Bankes

Leeds are awarded their first penalty since October 2017 as Kemar Roofe makes it six goals in his last three games against QPR with a brace. Nahki Wells' smart finish gives the visitors the lead but Roofe equalises on the stroke of half time and then scores from the spot following a handball to make it four straight wins following the defeat at West Brom.

SATURDAY 15th DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

BOLTON WANDERERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bamford 66')

Attendance: 17,484

Bolton Wanderers line up: Alnwick, Olkowski, Wheater, Hobbs, Taylor, J. Williams (Oztumer 80'), Lowe, Noone, Vela, Buckley (Wildschut 72'), Magennis (Doidge 75')

Unused subs: Matthews, Donaldson, Wilson, O'Neil

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Jansson, Phillips, Douglas, Klich, Forshaw, Baker (Clarke 46'), Hernandez (Halme 90'), Alioski, Roofe (Bamford 61')

Unused subs: Huffer, Davis, Harrison, Roberts

Referee: Robert Jones

A fifth straight win sees Leeds return to the top of the Championship. Patrick Bamford returns from injury and comes off the bench to score the winner with a smart finish after being put through by Hernandez.

SUNDAY 23rd DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

ASTON VILLA 2 (Abraham 5', Hourihane 17')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke 56', Jansson 61', Roofe 90+5')

Attendance: 41,411

Aston Villa line up: Nyland, El Mohamady, Bree, Chester, Hutton, Whelan (Bjarnason 73'), Kodjia (El Ghazi 62'), McGinn, Hourihane, Bolasie (Hogan 83'), Abraham

Unused subs: Bunn, Davis, Revan, Adomah

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Phillips, Davis (Shackleton 78'), Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Harrison (Clarke 46'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Halme, Baker, Gotts

Referee: Andy Madley

Kemar Roofe scores deep into injury time as Leeds recover from 2-0 down to win at Villa Park and top the league at Christmas. Barry Douglas took ill during the warm up and the Whites find themselves behind after just five minutes when Tammy Abraham scored. Hourihane adds a second before Jack Clarke pulls one back with a fine solo goal and Pontus Jansson levels before Roofe's dramatic finish.

WEDNESDAY 26th DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Williams own goal 33', Roofe 90+1', 90+4')

BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 (Mulgrew penalty 47', 90')

Attendance: 34,863

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling (Shackleton 69'), Jansson, Phillips, Douglas, Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Harrison (Clarke 60'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Davis, Halme, Baker, Gotts

Blackburn Rovers line up: Raya, Nyambe (Reed 62'), Lenihan, Mulgrew, Williams, Rodwell (Smallwood 69'), Evans, Armstrong (Rothwell 75'), Dack, Bell, Graham

Unused subs: Leutwiler, Nuttall, Downing, Palmer

Referee: Steve Martin

For the second successive game, Leeds comeback from the dead to secure three points. The Whites open the scoring when Williams turns Jack Harrison's cross into his own net but the visitors equalise from the spot following a foul by Luke Ayling. In the 90th minute, Leeds fall behind to a Mulgrew free-kick before Kemar Roofe takes centre stage. He equalises following a goalmouth scramble and then superbly heads home a Pablo Hernandez cross to send a packed Elland Road into raptures.

SATURDAY 29th DECEMBER 2018

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

HULL CITY 2 (Bowen 25', 58')

Attendance: 35,754

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling (Shackleton 77'), Jansson, Phillips, Douglas (Roberts 64'), Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Harrison (Clarke 46'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Davis, Halme, Baker

Hull City line up: Marshall, Kane, Burke, De Wijs, Kingsley, Bowen, Henriksen, Stewart, Grosicki (Lichaj 74'), Evandro (Toral 46'), Keane (Batty 90')

Unused subs: Long, McKenzie, Martin, Dicko

Referee: John Brooks

Hull City end Leeds' seven game winning run with victory at Elland Road. Rumoured Leeds target Jarrod Bowen scores in both halves and Luke Ayling and Tyler Roberts both see efforts cleared off the line but the Whites end 2018 at the top of the Championship.

TUESDAY 1st JANUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 4 (Colback 5', 69', Murphy 72', Osborn 76')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke 52', Alioski 64')

Attendance: 29,530

Nottingham Forest line up: Pantilimon, Darikwa, Hefele (Guedioura 5'), Fox, Robinson, Yacob, Colback, Lolley (Osborn 65'), Antunes Carvalho, Cash, Murphy (Appiah 90')

Unused subs: Steele, Bastiao Dias, Janko, Yates

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Phillips (sent off 42'), Douglas (Roberts 78'), Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Harrison (Clarke 46'), Alioski, Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Shackleton, Davis, Halme, Baker

Referee: Darren England

Leeds are behind after just five minutes when Adam Forshaw's underhit backpass is intercepted by Jack Colback who rounds Peacock-Farrell to open the scoring. Kalvin Phillips receives a straight red card after 42 minutes to make the task more difficult. Jack Clarke comes off the bench to level before Ezgjan Alioski scores following Jansson's knock down. Colback scores a second to make it 2-2 and Murphy's header puts the hosts back into the lead. Osborn makes it 4-2 with a shot from the edge of the box as Leeds lose for the second game running.

SUNDAY 6th JANUARY 2019

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 2 (Oteh penalty 22', Bidwell 75')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Halme 26')

Attendance: 11,637

Queens Park Rangers line up: Ingram, Kakay, Furlong, Hall, Bidwell, Osayi-Samuel (Wszolek 86'), Cousins, Scowen, Freeman, Eze (Smith 90'), Oteh (Chair 83')

Unused subs: Lumley, Manning, Baptiste, Smyth

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Halme (Pearce 46', Temenuzhkov, 79'), Ayling, Davis (Odour 87'), Forshaw, Baker, Clarke, Alioski, Harrison, Roberts

Unused subs: Huffer, Diaz, Stevens, Gotts

Referee: G. Eltringham

Match report to follow

FRIDAY 11th JANUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Roofe 20', Harrison 47')

DERBY COUNTY 0

Attendance: 34,668

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Alisoki, Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez, Clarke (Davis 79'), Harrison (Shackleton 63'), Roofe

Unused subs: Huffer, Halme, Stevens, Gotts, Roberts

Derby County line up: Carson, Wisdom (Nugent 46'), Keogh, Tomori, Lowe, Bryson, Evans (Jozefzoon 61'), Mount, Holmes, Marriott (Waghorn 72'), Lawrence

Unused subs: Roos, Bogle, Huddlestone, Malone

Referee: Andy Davies

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SATURDAY 19th JANUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

STOKE CITY 2 (Clucas 49', Allen 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Alioski 90+5')

Attendance: 28,586

Stoke City line up: Butland, Williams, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Bauer, Allen, Adam, Etebo, Clucas, Campbell (McClean 67'), Afobe

Unused subs: Federici, Edwards, Woods, Ince, Berahino, Crouch

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson (sent off 76'), Cooper, Alisoki, Klich (Stevens 76'), Forshaw, Hernandez, Clarke, Harrison (Roberts 61'), Roofe

Unused subs: Casilla, Davis, Halme, Shackleton, Gotts

Referee: G. Ward

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SATURDAY 26th JANUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

ROTHERHAM UNITED 1 (Ajayi 28')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Klich 51', 86')

Attendance: 11,259

Rotherham United line up: Rodak, Jones, Raggett, Robertson, Mattock, Ajayi, Forde, Vaulks, Towell (Crooks 85'), Taylor (Yates 75'), Smith (Vassell 82')

Unused subs: Price, Vyner, Wood, Palmer

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling, Phillips, Cooper, Alioski, Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez (Davis 90+6'), Harrison (Shackleton 88'), Clarke (Roberts 46'), Roofe

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Halme, Pearce, Stevens

Referee: Tim Robinson

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SATURDAY 2nd FEBRUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bamford 90+1')

NORWICH CITY 3 (Vrancic 5', 78', Pukki 35')

Attendance: 36,524

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Klich, Forshaw, Hernandez (Douglas 46'), Harrison (Clarke 46'), Roberts (Bamford 63'), Roofe

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Phillips, Gotts

Norwich City line up: Krul, Aarons, Zimmermann, Godfrey, Lewis, Trybull (Tettey 84'), Vrancic, Stiepermann, Hernandez, Buendia (McLean 85'), Pukki (Rhodes 87')

Unused subs: McGovern, Hanley, Cantwell, Srbeny

Referee: Stuart Attwell

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SATURDAY 9th FEBRUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

MIDDLESBROUGH 1 (Wing 47')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Phillips 90+10')

Attendance: 30,881

Middlesbrough line up: Randolph, Ayala, Flint, Fry, Shotton, Mikel, Saville (Clayton 78'), Friend, Wing (Besic 64'), Howson, Hugill (Assombalonga 77')

Unused subs: Konstantopoulos, Downing, van La Parra, Fletcher

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling (Shackleton 80'), Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich (Roberts 58'), Roofe, Harrison, Clarke (Hernandez 46'), Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Halme, Davis, Brown

Referee: D. England

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WEDNESDAY 13th FEBRUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jansson 20, Harrison 34')

SWANSEA CITY 1 (McBurnie penalty 87')

Attendance: 34,044

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich (Shackleton 77'), Roofe, Hernandez (Davis 90'), Harrison, Bamford (Roberts 71')

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Halme, Brown, Stevens

Swansea City line up: Mulder, Naughton, van der Hoorn, Carter-Vickers, Grimes, Roberts, Fulton (Asoro 56'), Byers, James (Narsingh 68'), McKay (McBurnie 61'), Celina

Unused subs: Nordfelt, Dyer, Harries, Baker-Richardson

Referee: David Webb

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SATURDAY 23rd FEBRUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bamford penalty 16', Alioski 68')

BOLTON WANDERERS 1 (Beevers 22')

Attendance: 34,144

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling (Shackleton 90+4'), Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich, Roberts (Dallas 81'), Hernandez, Harrison, Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Davis, Brown, Stevens, Gotts

Bolton Wanderers line up: Matthews, Olkowski, Wheater, Beevers, Connolly, O'Neil, Lowe, J. Williams (Murphy 86'), Noone (Buckley 82'), Donaldson (Ameobi 74'), Magennis

Unused subs: B. Williams, Little, Hobbs, Vela

Referee: Tony Harrington

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TUESDAY 26th FEBRUARY 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 1 (Freeman 49')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 14,763

Queens Park Rangers line up: Lumley, Furlong, Leistner, Hall, Bidwell, Wszolek, Cousins, Luomgo, Freeman (Scowen 86'), Eze (Osayi-Samuel 77'), Wells (Hemed 83')

Unused subs: Ingram, Manning, Smith, Lynch

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling (Dallas 73'), Jansson, Cooper, Alioski (Brown 81'), Phillips (Douglas 65'), Klich, Roberts, Hernandez, Harrison, Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Berardi, Gotts

Referee: Andy Davies

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FRIDAY 1st MARCH 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Hernandez 1', Bamford 28', 63', Alioski 90+2')

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

Attendance: 35,888

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich, Roberts (Shackleton 90+2'), Hernandez, Harrison (Dallas 77'), Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Douglas, Berardi, Brown, Gotts

West Bromwich Albion line up: Johnstone, Holgate, Dawson, Hegazi, Adarabioyo, Harper (Field 65'), Livermore, Barry (Morrison 63'), Robson-Kanu (Montero 70'), Rodriguez, Gayle

Unused subs: Bond, Bartley, Townsend, Murphy

Referee: Tim Robinson

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SATURDAY 9th MARCH 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

BRISTOL CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bamford 9')

Attendance: 24,832

Bristol City line up: O'Leary, Wright, Kalas, Webster, Dasilva, Brownhill, Pack (Palmer 79'), O'Dowda (Weimann 59'), Semenyo (Taylor 58'), Paterson, Diedhiou

Unused subs: Marinovic, Kelly, Eliasson, Hunt

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling, Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich (Berardi 83'), Roberts, Hernandez, Harrison (Douglas 75'), Bamford (Dallas 57')

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Shackleton, Brown, Gotts

Referee: Peter Bankes

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TUESDAY 12th MARCH 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

READING 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Klich 14', Hernandez 22', 43')

Attendance: 17,101

Reading line up: Martinez, Yiadom, Miazga, Moore, Blackett, Baker, East (Harriott 63'), Meite, Swift, Barrow (Olise 69'), Loader (McCleary 81')

Unused subs: Walker, Gunter, O'Shea, McShane

Leeds United line up: Casilla, Ayling (Dallas 56'), Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich (Douglas 75'), Roberts (Shackleton 69'), Hernandez, Harrison, Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Berardi, Brown, Gotts

Referee: Gavin Ward

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SATURDAY 16th MARCH 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 0

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Basham 71')

Attendance: 37,004

Leeds United line up: Casilla (sent off 90+1'), Ayling (Dallas 77'), Jansson, Cooper, Alioski, Phillips, Klich (Clarke 77'), Roberts, Hernandez, Harrison (Douglas 57'), Bamford

Unused subs: Peacock-Farrell, Berardi, Shackleton, Gotts

Sheffield United line up: Henderson, Cranie, Egan, O'Connell, Baldock, Basham (Lundstram 90+2'), Norwood, Fleck, Stevens, Sharp, McGoldrick (Dowell 88')

Unused subs: Moore, Coutts, Stearman, Duffy, Hogan

Referee: David Coote

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SATURDAY 30th MARCH 2019

CHAMPIONSHIP

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Hernandez 34', 83', Ayling 71')

MILLWALL 2 (Thompson 10', Marshall penalty 55')

Attendance: 34,910

Leeds United line up: Peacock-Farrell, Ayling, Jansson (Clarke 67'), Cooper, Alioski (Douglas 46'), Phillips, Klich (Forshaw 75'), Roberts, Hernandez, Harrison, Bamford

Unused subs: Miazek, Berardi, Shackleton, Dallas

Sheffield United line up: Martin, Romeo, Pearce, Cooper, Meredith (O'Brien 84'), Wallace, Tunnicliffe (Morison 86'), Leonard, Marshall, Thompson (Elliott 87'), Gregory

Unused subs: Archer, McLaughlin, Hutchinson, Williams

Referee: Darren Bond

Leeds return to winning ways with a hard fought victory over Millwall. Thompson gives the visitors an early lead before Bamford sees a penalty saved in the 19th minute after a foul on Alioski. Pablo Hernandez' fine finish restires parity. Liam Cooper concedes a penalty from which Marshall puts Millwall back in front. Luke Ayling heads Leeds level and Hernandez wins it from close range.