SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1927-28

PROMOTED TO DIVISION ONE

SATURDAY 27th AUGUST 1927

SOUTH SHIELDS 1

Ramage xx'

Shevlin, Wilson, Phizackles, Hutchinson, Stevenson, Davies, Matthewman, Smith, Ramage, Oxberry, Scott

Referee: A. Ward

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 5

Wainscoat 49', Mitchell 51', White 64', 75',

Jennings xx'

Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 9,826

MONDAY 29th AUGUST 1927

LEEDS UNITED 2

White 75', Jennings 77'

Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: W. Forshaw

DIVISION TWO

BARNSLEY 2

Tilson 44', Fletcher penalty 61'

Gale, Dixon, Hodgkinson, Allen, Caddick, Baines, Curran, Fletcher, Eaton, Tilson, Brook

Attendance: 21,219

SATURDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 2

Wainscoat 42', 63'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

SOUTHAMPTON 0

Allen, Hough, Bradford, Shelley, Harkus, Mitton, Henderson, Rowley, Rawlings, Petrie, Cribb

Attendance: 19,479

SATURDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 4

Turnbull 5', Jennings 16', Wainscoat 24',

Mitchell 79'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: A. Scholey

DIVISION TWO

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

Langford, Marsden, Barratt, Green, Harrison, Wallace, Gibson, Stocks, Burton, Jones, Wadsworth

Attendance: 19,478

SATURDAY 17th SEPTEMBER 1927

MANCHESTER CITY 2

Johnson 48', 75'

Gray, Ridley, McCloy, Pringle, Cowan, McMullan, Bell, Barrass, Broadhurst, Johnson, Hicks

Note: Barrass left the field for 15 mins during the first half due to a head injury

Referee: W. Bunnell

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Jennings 16'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 40,931

SATURDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 2

Jennings 63', Wainscoat 66'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: R. Brown

DIVISION TWO

HULL CITY 0

Maddison, Gibson, Bell, Mooney, Dixon, Sullivan, Martin, Scott, Guyan, Whitworth, Taylor

Attendance: 21,943

MONDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 1927

BARNSLEY 2

Tilson 43', Brook 71'

Gale, Dixon, Hodgkinson, Allen, Caddick, Baines, Curran, Fletcher, Tilson, McDonagh, Brook

Referee: W. Forshaw

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Mitchell 83'

Potts, Roberts, Menzies, Edwards, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 13,038

SATURDAY 1st OCTOBER 1927

PRESTON NORTH END 5

James 35', xx', Harrison xx', Reid xx', Russell xx'

Carr, Wade, T. Hamilton, Metcalf, Morris, Crawford, Reid, Russell, Roberts, James, Harrison

Referee: R. Bowie

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

White 12'

Potts, Roberts, Allan, Edwards (left the field injured at half time), Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 16,966

SATURDAY 8th OCTOBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 5

Jennings penalty 10', 71', Turnbull 21',

White 36', 73'

Potts, Roberts, Allan, Baker, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: A. Price

DIVISION TWO

SWANSEA TOWN 0

Ferguson, Williams, Milne, Collins, Sykes, Woodward, Hole, Lewis, Fowler, McPherson, Nicholas

Attendance: 18,697

SATURDAY 15th OCTOBER 1927

FULHAM 1

Craig 25'

Beecham, Dyer, Barrett, Oliver, Lowe, Steele, Temple, McKenna, Elliott, Craig, Penn

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

White 47'

Potts, Roberts, Allan, Baker, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 16,704

SATURDAY 22nd OCTOBER 1927

GRIMSBY TOWN 3

Coglin xx', Meikle xx', Robson 28'

Cowell, Wilson, Jacobson, Coupland, Wrack, Powell, Meikle, Bestall, Robson, Coglin, Marshall

Note: Wilfred Moore, aged 51, collapsed and died in the stand when Grimsby's third goal went in

Referee: R. Kelso

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Jennings 1', Wainscoat 42'

Potts, Roberts, Allan, Coutts, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 11,909

SATURDAY 29th OCTOBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 1

Mitchell 13'

Potts, Allan, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: J. Roscoe

DIVISION TWO

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 0

Hacking, Grundy, Ivill, Aldam, Armitage, Naylor, King, Taylor, Harris, Pynegar, Watson

Attendance: 17,615

SATURDAY 5th NOVEMBER 1927

NOTTS COUNTY 2

Staniforth 27', Hilton penalty 63'

Streets, Smith, Bisby, Kemp, Dinsdale, Hilton, Taylor, Kelly, Staniforth, Davis, Haden

Referee: A. Fogg

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Jennings 10', 18'

Potts, Allan, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 9,866

SATURDAY 12th NOVEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 6

Wainscoat 43', Turnbull 44', 56, White 55', xx',

Jennings 90'

Potts, Allan, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Missed penalty: Jennings (saved by Duckworth xx')

Referee: N. Shuker

DIVISION TWO

READING 2

Davey xx', xx'

Duckworth, Eggo, McConnell, Inglis, Messer, D. Evans, Knox, Richardson, Davey, Johnstone, Robson

Attendance: 17,257

SATURDAY 19th NOVEMBER 1927

BLACKPOOL 0

Hobbs, Barnett, Tilford, Watson, Thorpe, Benton, Meredith, Tremelling, Hampson, Tufnell, Neal

Referee: E. Wood

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Mitchell 18', 75'

Potts, Allan, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 9,008

SATURDAY 26th NOVEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 1

Townsley 42'

Potts, Allan, Menzies, Atkinson, Townsley, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION TWO

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2

Carter 13', 69'

Ashmore, Finch, Shaw, Magee, Evans, Fryer, Bytheway, Carter, Glidden, Wilson, Poxton

Attendance: 23,690

SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER 1927

CLAPTON ORIENT 2

Kerr 25', xx'

Wood, Macdonald, Evans, Broadbent, Galbraith, Spence, Collins, Whipp, Kerr, Holland, Smith

Referee: E. Westwood

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Mitchell xx'

Potts, Townsley, Allan, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings (left the field injured 82'), Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 12,838

SATURDAY 10th DECEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 5

Jennings 15', xx', xx', 89', White 52'

Potts, Townsley, Allan, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: F. Burton

SATURDAY 17th DECEMBER 1927

BRISTOL CITY 1

Blakemore xx'

Coggins, J. Walsh, Glenn, Paul, Murray, Pugsley, Foster, Martin, Cherrett, Blakemore, Rankin

Referee: G. Nunnerley

DIVISION TWO

CHELSEA 0

Millington, Smith, Law, Priestley, Townrow, Sales, Crawford, Miller, Thompson, Wilson, Pearson

Attendance: 22,059

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Wainscoat xx', White xx'

Potts, Townsley, Allan, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 18,236

SATURDAY 24th DECEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 5

Jennings xx', 57', White xx', Turnbull xx',

Hart 86'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: I. Caswell

DIVISION TWO

STOKE CITY 1

Williamson xx'

Dixon, McGrory, Spencer, Armitage, Watson, Sellars, J. Williams, Williamson, Wilson, Davies, Archibald

Attendance: 12,889

MONDAY 26th DECEMBER 1927

PORT VALE 1

Simms 40'

Bennett, Maddock, Jimmy Oakes, Briscoe, Connelly, Rouse, Anstiss, Page, Kirkham, Gillespie, Simms

Referee: P. Strougher

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Wainscoat 20', White 85'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 18,869

TUESDAY 27th DECEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 3

Wainscoat 4', Jennings 50', 78'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Missed penalty: Jennings (saved by Bennett 32')

Referee: P. Strougher

DIVISION TWO

PORT VALE 0

Bennett, Maddock, Wootton, Whitcombe, Connelly, Rouse, Lowe, Anstiss, Kirkham, Trotter, Simms

Note: Just before half time, Bennett left the field with a split finger but returned for the second half. Trotter went in goal.

Attendance: 32,275

SATURDAY 31st DECEMBER 1927

LEEDS UNITED 3

Turnbull 9', Wainscoat 19', Keetley xx'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: A. Ward

DIVISION TWO

SOUTH SHIELDS 0

Taylor, Hampson, Wilson, Henderson, Hardy, Hutchinson, W H. Smith, Oxberry, Ramage, Stevenson, Neilson

Attendance: 12,752

SATURDAY 7th JANUARY 1928

SOUTHAMPTON 1

Murphy 17'

Allen, Hough, Keeping, Harkus, Bradford, Woodhouse, Henderson, Rawlings, Bullock, S. Taylor, Murphy

Referee: H. Stott

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 4

White xx', xx', Wainscoat xx', Keetley xx'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 13,966

SATURDAY 14th JANUARY 1928

MANCHESTER CITY 1

Johnson 80'

Gray (left the field injured 30'), Ridley, McCloy, Barrass, Cowan, McMullan, Austin, Roberts, Broadhurst, Johnson, Hicks

Note: After Bert Gray left the field with a broken cheekbone. Billy Austin took over in goal

Referee: R. Bowie

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 0

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 50,473

SATURDAY 21st JANUARY 1928

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 2

Stocks 22', Gibson 46'

Dexter, W. Thompson, Barratt, Belton, Harrison, Sturton, Gibson, Stocks, Roe, Price, Wadsworth

Referee: A Scholey

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

White 64', Keetley 66'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 13,133

SATURDAY 28th JANUARY 1928

LEEDS UNITED 3

Keetley 6', 24', 47'

Potts, Townsley, Robinson, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: G. Nunnerley

DIVISION TWO

BRISTOL CITY 2

Blakemore penalty 64', Cherrett 80'

Coggins, J. Walsh, Glenn, Paul, Murray, Pugsley, Foster, Dransfield, Cherrett, Blakemore, Gallaghan

Attendance: 15,534

SATURDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1928

HULL CITY 3

Martin 46', 60', Wyper xx'

Maddison, Gibson, Bell, Sullivan, Dixon, Bleakley, Wyper, Swan, Nelson, Martin, Barraclough

Referee: R. Brown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Jennings xx'

Potts, Townsley, Allan, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 12,502

SATURDAY 11th FEBRUARY 1928

LEEDS UNITED 2

Wainscoat 63', 74'

Johnson, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: R. Bowie

DIVISION TWO

PRESTON NORTH END 4

Russell 12', Reid 35', Robson 44', 82'

Carr, H. Hamilton, T. Hamilton, Chandler, Morris, Ward, Reid, Russell, Robson, James, Harrison

Attendance: 24,276

SATURDAY 18th FEBRUARY 1928

SWANSEA TOWN 1

Thompson 7'

Ferguson, Williams, Milne, Deacon, Woodward, McPherson, Hole, Lewis, Fowler, Thompson, Nicholas

Referee: A. Price

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Jennings 79'

Johnson, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 13,444

SATURDAY 25th FEBRUARY 1928

LEEDS UNITED 2

White 56', Wainscoat 88'

Johnson, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: W. Thomas

DIVISION TWO

FULHAM 1

Temple 61'

Beecham, Hebdon, Gregory, Oliver, McNab, Barrett, Temple, Craig, Elliott, Steele, Penn

Attendance: 17,358

SATURDAY 3rd MARCH 1928

LEEDS UNITED 0

Johnson, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Sissons, White, Jennings, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: R. Kelso

DIVISION TWO

GRIMSBY TOWN 0

Reed, Calderwood, Jacobson, Wilson, Wrack, Powell, Prior, Bestall, Robson, Coglin, Marshall

Attendance: 23,567

SATURDAY 10th MARCH 1928

OLDHAM ATHLETIC 0

Prince, Grundy, Ivill, Adlam, Crompton, Naylor, King, Taylor, Harris, Pynegar, Watson

Referee: J. Roscoe

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 4

Keetley 53'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Stacey, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 22,029

SATURDAY 17th MARCH 1928

LEEDS UNITED 6

Keetley 10', 13', xx', Turnbull 15', Armand 20',

White 72'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Armand, Mitchell

Referee: A. Fogg

DIVISION TWO

NOTTS COUNTY 0

Ferguson, Smith, Bisby, Kemp, Frogatt, Hilton, W. Davis, Matthews, Mills, Staniforth, Haden

Attendance: 17,643

SATURDAY 24th MARCH 1928

READING 0

Duckworth, Eggo, McConnell, Inglis, Messer, D. Evans, Goodwin, Baggett, Richardson, Johnstone, Robson

Referee: N. Shuker

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Keetley 65'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 13,098

SATURDAY 31st MARCH 1928

LEEDS UNITED 4

Wainscoat 2', 75', Mitchell 10', Armand 85'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Stacey, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, Armand, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: E. Wood

DIVISION TWO

BLACKPOOL 0

Crompton, Thorpe, Barnett, Watson, Ayres, Tremelling, Meredith, Oxberry, Hampson, Ramsay, Downes

Attendance: 22,354

SATURDAY 7th APRIL 1928

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

Ashmore, Finch, Shaw, Magee, Evans, Howarth, Glidden, Carter, Cookson, Chambers, Bromage

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Turnbull 56'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 23,644

MONDAY 9th APRIL 1928

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

Botto, L. Williams, Shaw, Higham, Pritchard, Kay, Harrington, Marshall, Weaver, Green, Baxter

Referee: A. Fogg

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 25,521

TUESDAY 10th APRIL 1928

LEEDS UNITED 3

Keetley 32', 51', White 37'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: A. Fogg

DIVISION TWO

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

Botto, L. Williams, Shaw, Baker, Pritchard, Kay, Harrington, Marshall, Weaver, Green, Baxter

Attendance: 29,821

SATURDAY 14th APRIL 1928

LEEDS UNITED 4

Keetley 33', 81', 89', White 49'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: E. Westwood

DIVISION TWO

CLAPTON ORIENT 0

Slater, Hope, Lyons, Broadbent, Sage, Duffy, Ames, Whipp, Kerr, Dennison, Smith

Attendance: 22,884

SATURDAY 21st APRIL 1928

CHELSEA 2

Rodger 59', Wilson 71'

Millington, Smith, Odell, Irving, Rodger, Ferguson, Crawford, Thain, Thompson, Wilson, Jackson

Referee: F. Burton

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3

Keetley 15', 56', White 40'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 47,562

WEDNESDAY 25th APRIL 1928

LEEDS UNITED 0

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

MANCHESTER CITY 1

Tait xx'

Barber, Ridley, McCloy, Sharp, Barrass, McMullan, Hicks, Marshall, Tait, Johnson, Brook

Attendance: 48,470

SATURDAY 5th MAY 1928

STOKE CITY 5

Wilson 5', 88', Bussey 11', Cull 39', Archibald 79'

Dixon, McGrory, Spencer, Armitage, Williamson, Sellars, Cull, Bussey, Wilson, Davies, Archibald

Referee: I. Caswell

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Wainscoat 48'

Potts, Townsley, Menzies, Edwards, Hart, Reed, Turnbull, White, Keetley, Wainscoat, Mitchell

Attendance: 12,401

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W
D
L
F
A
PTS
Manchester City
42
25
9
8
100
59
59
LEEDS UNITED
42
25
7
10
98
49
57
3 Chelsea
42
23
8
11
75
45
54
4 Preston N0rth End
42
22
9
11
100
66
53
5 Stoke City
42
22
8
12
78
59
52
6 Swansea Town
42
18
12
12
75
63
48
7 Oldham Athletic
42
19
8
15
75
51
46
8 West Bromwich Albion
42
17
12
13
90
70
46
9 Port Vale
42
18
8
16
68
57
44
10 Nottingham Forest
42
15
10
17
83
84
40
11 Grimsby Town
42
14
12
16
69
83
40
12 Bristol City
42
15
9
18
76
79
39
13 Barnsley
42
14
11
17
65
85
39
14 Hull City
42
12
15
15
41
54
39
15 Notts County
42
13
12
17
68
74
38
16 Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
13
10
19
63
91
36
17 Southampton
42
14
7
21
68
77
35
18 Reading
42
11
13
18
53
75
35
19 Blackpool
42
13
8
21
83
101
34
20 Clapton Orient
42
11
12
19
55
85
34
Fulham
42
13
7
22
68
89
33
South Shields
42
7
9
26
56
111
23