SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1937-38

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1937

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1

Welsh 53'

Bartram, Turner, James Oakes, Jobling, John Oakes, Green, Wilkinson, Robinson, Welsh, Boulter, Hobbis

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 15'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 30,979

WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Armes 1', Barber own goal 69'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: I. Wright

DIVISION ONE

CHELSEA 0

Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Griffiths, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills, Gibson, Burgess

Attendance: 18,858

SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

PRESTON NORTH END 0

Holdcroft, A. Beattie, Lowe, Shankly, Smith, Milne, Dougal, Beresford, F. O'Donnell, Fagan, H. O'Donnell

Attendance: 22,513

WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1937

CHELSEA 4

Argue 27', Buchanan 34', Mills 53', 84'

Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Griffiths, Weaver, Buchanan, Argue, Mills, Burgess, Spence

Referee: I. Wright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 63'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 17,300

SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1937

GRIMSBY TOWN 1

Craven 55'

Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Kelly, Buck, Dyson, Craven, Betmead, Hinchcliffe, Crack

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 69'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 9,328

WEDNESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 3

Hodgson 3', 70', Ainsley 85'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

PORTSMOUTH 1

Guthrie 37'

Strong, Rochford, Morgan, Smith, Salmond, Young, Worrall, Guthrie, Beattie, Bagley, Parker

Attendance: 12,579

SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Milburn penalty 35', Armes 63'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1

Barclay 83'

Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Wienand, Barclay, McFadyen, Chivers, Beasley

Attendance: 33,200

SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Armes 40', Ainsley 53'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: H. Wright

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 0

Kemp, Harley, Dabbs, Busby, Rogers, McDougall, Nieuwenhuys, Eastham, Howe, Balmer, Hanson

Attendance: 21,477

SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1937

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2

Mahon 36', Robbins 46'

Adams, Finch, C. Shaw, Murphy, Sandford, Rix, Mahon, Clarke, Jones, Robbins, Wood

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Milburn penalty 59'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, J. Kelly, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 25,609

SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1

Ainsley 42'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, J. Kelly, Stephenson (left the field injured 76'), Buckley

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

BIRMINGHAM CITY 0

Hibbs, Trigg, Hughes, Brunskill, Fillingham, Richards, White, Beattie, Jones, Clarke, Morris

Attendance: 20,698

SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1937

EVERTON 1

Lawton penalty 14'

Sagar, Cook, Jones, Britton, Gee, Mercer, Geldard, Stevenson, Lawton, Dougal, Gillick

Referee: F. Thompson

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Armes 52'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, J. Kelly, Thomson, Buckley

Attendance: 25,609

SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1

Buckley 58'

Savage, Mills, Milburn, Edwards, Holley, Makinson, Armes, Ainsley, J. Kelly, Thomson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2

Jones 15', 22'

Scott, Morris, J. Taylor, Smalley, Galley, Morton, Maguire, McIntosh, Westcott, Jones, Ashall

Attendance: 13,304

SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1937

LEICESTER CITY 2

Stubbs 40', Liddle 57'

McLaren, Sharman, Jones, Reeday, Carroll, Grosvenor, Stubbs, Liddle, Bowers, Maw, Smith

Referee: F. Thompson

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 4

Milburn penalty 30', Buckley 31',

Hodgson 59', 82'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Turner, Ainsley (left the field with a broken cheekbone 8'), Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 18,833

SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1

Buckley 47'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Turner, J. Kelly, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

BLACKPOOL 1

Hampson 57'

Wallace, D. Blair, Witham, Hall, Watson, S. Jones, Whatmough, Hampson, J. Blair, T. Jones, Munro

Attendance: 18,438

SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1937

DERBY COUNTY 2

Travis 7', Astley 66'

Wright, Bell, Howe, Hann, Keen, Nicholas, Jeffries, Travis, Astley, Duncan, Dix

Referee: H. Hartley

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Thomson 62, Hodgson 65'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 15,966

SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 72'

Savage, Mills, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

BOLTON WANDERERS 1

Westwood 36'

Swift, Tennant, Hubbick, Goslin, Atkinson, G. Taylor, Carruthers, Grosvenor, Calder, Westwood, Anderson

Attendance: 23,687

SATURDAY 27th NOVEMBER 1937

ARSENAL 4

Drake 1', 29', Kirchen 60', Bastin penalty 75'

Boulton, Male, Hapgood, Crayston, Joy, Copping, Kirchen, Hunt, Drake, L. Jones, Bastin

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Stephenson 34'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 34,350

SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 4

Hodgson 45', Stephenson 63', 74', 79'

Savage, Goldberg, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: H. Whitfield

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 3

Saunders 4', Carter 20', Duns 36'

Mapson, Gorman, Hall, McNab, McDowell, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Gaughran, Saunders, Burbanks

Attendance: 15,340

SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1937

BRENTFORD 1

McCulloch 75'

Crosier, Brown, Bateman, McKenzie, James, Sneddon, Hopkins, Eastham, McCulloch, Scott, Smith

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 14'

Savage, Goldberg, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 18,184

SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Stephenson 35', Buckley 49'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER CITY 1

Doherty 47'

Swift, Dale, Barkass, Percival, Marshall, Bray, Toseland, Herd, Tilson, Doherty, Wardle

Attendance: 22,144

Manchester City 'keeper, Swift saves an effort from Sammy Armes

SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1937

LEEDS UNITED 5

Hodgson xx', xx', Buckley xx', Stephenson xx',

Thomson xx'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: H. Hartley

DIVISION ONE

MIDDLESBROUGH 3

Higham, 1', Fenton, 5', Camsell, 70'

Cumming, Laking, Hardwick, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Higham, Milne

Attendance: 37,020

MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1937

MIDDLESBROUGH 2

Fenton penalty 28', Mannion 77'

Nash, Laking, Hardwick, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Mannion, Milne

Referee: H. Hartley

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Trainor, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Note: Arthur Buckley did not play due to the death of his father

Attendance: 34,640

SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2

Buckley 42', Stephenson 72'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2

Owens 16', Boulter 26'

Bartram, Turner, Jimmy Oakes, Jobling, John Oakes, Welsh, Williams, Boulter, Owens, Robinson, Tadman

Note: John Oakes was off the field for 20 mins during the first half for treatment to a cut forehead. He returned for the second half

Attendance: 26,433

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 3

Armes 23', Buckley 42', Ainsley 61'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: T. Bentley

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

CHESTER CITY 1

Gale 44'

Gray, Common, Done, McCreery, Walters, Howarth, Horsman, Smith, Gale, Chambers, Sargeant

Attendance: 37,155

SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1938

PRESTON NORTH END 3

Mutch 11', Milne 25', R. Beattie 61'

Holdcroft, Gallimore, A. Beattie, Shankly, Smith, Milne, Watmough, Mutch, Dougal, R. Beattie, H. O'Donnell

Referee: S. Boardman

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Thomson 4'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Thomson, Buckley

Attendance: 14,032

SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1938

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 2

Tadman 3', 5'

Bartram, Turner, James Oakes, Green, John Oakes, Welsh, Tadman, Robinson, Owens, Boulter, Hobbis

Referee: S. Boardman

FA CUP 4th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 75'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 50,516

WEDNESDAY 26th JANUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1

Buckley 24'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: R. Blake

SATURDAY 29th JANUARY 1938

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

Hesford, Craig, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Johnson, Brook, Watson, Beattie, Beasley

Referee: F. Watt

DIVISION ONE

GRIMSBY TOWN 1

Craven 55'

Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, J. Shaw, Betmead, Buck, H. Shaw, Hinchcliffe, Gallacher, Craven, Coulter

Attendance: 10,512

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3

Buckley 8', Thomson 30', Armes 43'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 16,677

SATURDAY 5th FEBRUARY 1938

LIVERPOOL 1

Nieuwenhuys 30'

Riley, Cooper, Ramsden, Taylor, Rogers, Bush, Nieuwenhuys, Balmer, Howe, Fagan, Hanson

Note: Ramsden left the field injured after 33' but returned two mins into the second half

Referee: H. Wright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 43'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 34,468

SATURDAY 12th FEBRUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 56'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: R. Warburton

DIVISION ONE

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 0

Adams, Finch, Shaw, Lowery, Sandford, Rix, Mahon, Heaselgrave, Richardson, Clarke, Johnson

Attendance: 21,819

SATURDAY 19th FEBRUARY 1938

BIRMINGHAM CITY 3

Dearson 21', 83', White 43'

Hibbs, Trigg, Hughes, Stoker, Fillingham Richards, White, Dearson, Kelly, Harris, Madden

Missed penalty: White (saved by Savage 43' - White scored from the rebound)

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 18', Thomson 32'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 20,403

SATURDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1938

LEEDS UNITED 4

Hodgson 4', 11', 33', 85'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: E. Gough

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 4

Lawton 23', 82', Cunliffe 27', 65'

Morton, Greenhalgh, Jones, Britton, Gee, Watson, Geldard, Cunliffe, Lawton, Stevenson, Boyes

Attendance: 17,064

SATURDAY 5th MARCH 1938

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1

Jones 76'

Scott, Morris, J. Taylor, Cullis, Gardiner, Maguire, Thompson, Langley, Jones, Ashall

Referee: W. Lewington

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Sproston 88'

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 16,588

SATURDAY 12th MARCH 1938

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Thomson, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: A. Taylor

DIVISION ONE

LEICESTER CITY 2

Dewis 2', Stubbs 10'

McLaren, Sharman, Jones, Frame, Grosvenor, Stubbs, Liddle, Dewis, Maw, Coutts, Smith

Attendance: 19,839

SATURDAY 19th MARCH 1938

BLACKPOOL 5

Holley own goal 9', Finnan xx', xx', Farrow xx',

O'Donnell xx'

Roxburgh, D. Blair, Sibley, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Buchan, O'Donnell, T. Jones, Finnan

Referee: T. Finn

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 38', Ainsley xx'

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 18,029

SATURDAY 26th MARCH 1938

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: H. Hartley

DIVISION ONE

DERBY COUNTY 2

Dix 43', Crooks 84'

Wright, Howe, Wilcox, Barker, Ward, Nicholas, Crooks, Astley, Brinton, Dix, Hagan

Attendance: 19,911

SATURDAY 2nd APRIL 1938

BOLTON WANDERERS 0

Hanson, Tennant, Hubbick, Goslin, Atkinson, G. Taylor, Calder, Grosvenor, Hunt, Howe, Jones

Referee: F. Milne

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Edwards, D. Kelly, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 18,492

SATURDAY 9th APRIL 1938

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Goldberg, Milburn, Edwards, D. Kelly, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Francis, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 1

Bremner 86'

Swindin, Male, L. Compton, Crayston, Joy, Collett, Bremner, L. Jones, Carr, Drury, D. Compton

Attendance: 29,365

SATURDAY 16th APRIL 1938

SUNDERLAND 0

Mapson, Feenan, Hall, Johnston, Lockie, Wright, Spuhler, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Burbanks

Referee: C. Wainwright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 21,450

MONDAY 18th APRIL 1938

STOKE CITY 0

Wilkinson, Challiner, Scrimshaw, Bamber, Mould, Soo, Matthews, Ormston, Sale, Liddle, Baker

Referee: G. Twist

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Mould own goal 80'

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 20,228

TUESDAY 19th APRIL 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2

Ainsley 67', Stephenson 88'

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 1

Peppitt 61'

Wilkinson, Challiner, Scrimshaw, Bamber, Mould, Soo, Peppitt, Steele, Sale, Ormston, Baker

Attendance: 17,896

SATURDAY 23rd APRIL 1938

LEEDS UNITED 4

Hodgson 7', 15', 70', Ainsley 78'

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

BRENTFORD 0

Crosier, Bateman, Poyser, Brown, James, Sneddon, Hopkins, McAloon, McCulloch, Eastham, Reid

Missed penalty: Reid (saved by Twomey 87')

Attendance: 17,840

SATURDAY 30th APRIL 1938

MANCHESTER CITY 6

Doherty 6', 10', xx', Brook xx', Heale xx'

Percival xx'

Swift, Clark, Barkass, Percival, Neilson, McDowall, Pritchard, Herd, Heale, Doherty, Brook

Referee: C. Wainwright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Buckley 13', Hodgson xx'

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, D. Kelly, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 26,732

SATURDAY 7th MAY 1938

PORTSMOUTH 4

Groves 2', Beattie 6', 38', Worrall penalty 52'

Hall, Morgan, Rochford, Guthrie, Rowe, Wharton, Worrall, Groves, Beattie, Easson, Parker

Referee: S. Clark

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, D. Kelly. D, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 29,571

P
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
1 Arsenal
42
21
10
11
77
44
52
2 Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
20
11
11
72
49
51
3 Preston North End
42
16
17
9
64
44
49
4 Charlton Athletic
42
16
14
12
65
51
46
5 Middlesbrough
42
19
8
15
72
65
46
6 Brentford
42
18
9
15
69
59
45
7 Bolton Wanderers
42
15
15
12
64
60
45
8 Sunderland
42
14
16
12
55
57
44
9 LEEDS UNITED
42
14
15
13
64
69
43
10 Chelsea
42
14
13
15
65
65
41
11 Liverpool
42
15
11
16
65
71
41
12 Blackpool
42
16
8
18
61
66
40
13 Derby County
42
15
10
17
66
87
40
14 Everton
42
16
7
19
79
75
39
15 Huddersfield Town
42
17
5
20
55
68
39
16 Leicester City
42
14
11
17
54
75
39
17 Stoke City
42
13
12
17
58
59
38
18 Birmingham City
42
10
18
14
58
62
38
19 Portsmouth
42
13
12
17
62
68
38
20 Grimsby Town
42
13
12
17
51
68
38
Manchester City
42
14
8
20
80
77
36
West Bromwich Albion
42
14
8
20
74
91
36