SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1939-40

WAR TIME

SATURDAY 28th OCTOBER 1939

LEEDS UNITED 3

Hodgson xx', xx', Brown, 46'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Thompson, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, McGraw, Brown

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

BRADFORD CITY 0

McPhillips, Murphy, McDermott, Molloy, Goodyear, Moore, Mahon, Hinsley, Whittingham, Hastie, Smailes

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 4th NOVEMBER 1939

HULL CITY 0

Curnow, Woodhead, Watson, C. Robinson, Meens, Smith, Jack Robinson, Woods, Prescott, Anderson, E. Richardson

Missed penalty: Prescott (over the bar xx')

Missed penalty: Prescott (saved by Swindin xx')

Referee: H. Shaw

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

LEEDS UNITED 3

Powell 50', Hodgson xx', McGraw 85'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Thompson, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, McGraw, Brown

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 11th NOVEMBER 1939

DARLINGTON 1

Simpson xx'

Todd, Milburn, Foulkes, Spedding, Smith, Hodgson, Birkett, Hogg, Surtees, Deacon, Simpson

Referee: T. Thompson

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

LEEDS UNITED 3

McGraw xx', Hodgson xx', Brown xx'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Thompson, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, McGraw, Brown

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 18th NOVEMBER 1939

LEEDS UNITED 2

Holley xx', Hodgson penalty xx'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Henry, McGraw (sent off xx'), Hodgson, Hargreaves, Brown

Missed penalty: Hodgson, (wide xx' - The referee ordered the penalty to be retaken as the Hartlepools 'keeper moved too early and Hodgson scored with the second attempt)

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

HARTLEPOOLS UNITED 1

Stephens 20'

Full line-up unknown

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 25th NOVEMBER 1939

YORK CITY 1

Lee xx'

Ferguson, Pinder, Boyle, Hurst, Hawkins, Collier, Brenon, Woffinden, Stockhill, Sherwood, Lee

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Henry xx'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Thompson, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, McGraw, Brown

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 2nd DECEMBER 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

Swindin, Goldberg, Jim Milburn, Makinson, Thompson, Browne, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Brown

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Gordon, Young, Boot, Beasley, Barclay, Watson, Isaac, Juliussen

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 9th DECEMBER 1939

BRADFORD PARK AVENUE 3

McGarry xx', 87', Barton xx'

Gilroy, Stephen, Carr, Stabb, Danskin, Smith, Davis, Barton, McGarry, Wesley (sent off xx'), Cochrane

Referee: J. Rayner

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson penalty xx'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Thompson, Browne, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, McGraw, Hargreaves

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 23rd DECEMBER 1939

LEEDS UNITED 3

Cochrane xx', Powell xx', Henry xx'

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Henry, Stephenson, Brown

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

MIDDLESBROUGH 1

Murphy xx'

Cumming, Fowler, Stuart, Brown, Robinson, Forrest, Murphy, Mannion, Camsell, Fenton, Chadwick

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 6th JANUARY 1940

NEWCASTLE UNITED 3

Moses 29', Gordon 37', Park 77'

Swinburne, Richardson, Craig, Gordon, Denmark, Woodburn, Park, Duns, Moses, Park, Pearson

Referee: unknown

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Swindin, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Thompson, McGraw, Brown

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 9th MARCH 1939

LEEDS UNITED 3

Stephenson penalty 12', Henry xx',

Cochrane xx'

Lee, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Thompson, Cochrane, Powell, Stephens, Stephenson, Henry

Referee: H. Moore

NORTH-EAST REGIONAL LEAGUE

DARLINGTON 2

Surtees 9', W. Kelly xx'

Theaker, Smith, Richardson, Hodgson, D. Kelly, W. Kelly, Simpson, Hogg, Cairns, Surtees, Cochrane

Attendance: TBC

SATURDAY 22nd OCTOBER 1938

EVERTON 4

Bell 41', 44', 52', Trentham xx'

Sagar, Cook, Greenhalgh, Mercer, Gee, Watson, Gillick, Bentham, Bell, Stevenson, Trentham

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Thomson, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Attendance: 30,747

SATURDAY 29th OCTOBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2

Ainsley 15', Rowe own goal 61'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Armes, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: C. Argent

DIVISION ONE

PORTSMOUTH 2

Easson 57', Beattie 78'

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

Attendance: 18,055

SATURDAY 5th NOVEMBER 1938

ARSENAL 2

Drake 8', Bastin 36'

Swindon, Male, L. Compton, L. Jones, Joy, Copping, Walsh, B. Jones, Drake, Drury, Bastin

Referee: J. Parker

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3

Stephenson 11', xx', Buckley 81'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 39,092

SATURDAY 12th NOVEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 3

Hodgson 25', 42', Buckley 75'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: F. Percy

DIVISION ONE

BRENTFORD 2

Edelston 86', Brown 89'

Crosier, Wilson, Poyser, Brown, James, Sneddon, Smith, A. Scott, Gibbons, Edelston, Reid

Attendance: 22,555

SATURDAY 19th NOVEMBER 1938

BLACKPOOL 1

Finan 17'

Wallace, D. Blair, Sibley, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Eastham, Finan, J A. Blair, Mauchline

Referee: T. Finn

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 49', Hargreaves 55'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 16,612

SATURDAY 26th NOVEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1

Buckley 35'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

DERBY COUNTY 4

McCulloch 36', 90', Dix 39', Crooks 84'

Boulton, Howe, Barker, Hann, Nicholas, Ward, Crooks, McCulloch, Astley, Duncan, Dix

Attendance: 34,158

SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER 1938

GRIMSBY TOWN 3

Boyd 17', Beattie xx', Howe xx'

Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Buck, Boyd, Beattie, Howe, Jones, Bartholomew

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Powell 46', Armes 61'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 11,202

SATURDAY 10th DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 3

Hargreaves 5', Powell 18', Ainsley 52'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: E. Nicholson

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 3

Carter 22', 40', Smeaton 66'

Middleton, Feenan, Hall, Housam, Lockie, Hastings, Spuhler, Carter, Bolton, Smeaton, Connor

Attendance: 20,853

SATURDAY 17th DECEMBER 1938

ASTON VILLA 2

O'Donnell 4', Houghton penalty 81'

Wakeman, Callaghan, Cummings, Massie, Allen, Iverson, Broome, Haycock, O'Donnell, Starling, Houghton

Referee: P. Snape

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hargreaves 55'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 28,990

SATURDAY 24th DECEMBER 1938

PRESTON NORTH END 2

McIntosh 15', Dougal 27'

Holdcroft, Gallimore, A. Beattie, Shankly, Batey, Milne, White, Mutch, Dougal, R. Beattie, McIntosh

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 18,424

MONDAY 26th DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 1

Edwards 35'

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION ONE

CHELSEA 1

Mills 40'

Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Salmond, Weaver, Spence, Payne, Mills, Gibson, Hanson

Attendance: 27,586

TUESDAY 27th DECEMBER 1938

CHELSEA 2

Spence 2', Mills 55'

Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Mitchell, Salmond, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills (left the field injured 81'), Burgess, Hanson

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 32', Stephenson 56'

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Hampson, Holley, Parry, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 32,692

SATURDAY 31st DECEMBER 1938

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 27', Cochrane 90'

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: A. Taylor

DIVISION ONE

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1

Wilkinson 84'

Bartram, Shreeve, Jimmy Oakes, Green, John Oakes, Welsh, Wilkinson, Blott, Tadman, Boulter, Hobbs

Attendance: 18,774

WEDNESDAY 11th JANUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 3

Stephenson 5', Hargreaves 27', Cochrane 70'

Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: B. Ames

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

BOURNEMOUTH & BOSCOMBE 1

Fletcher 43'

Sellars, Marsden, Sanaghan, Smith, Pincott, Monaghan, Redfern, Whittam, Kirkham, Fletcher, Tunnicliffe

Attendance: 10,114

SATURDAY 14th JANUARY 1939

BOLTON WANDERERS 2

Goslin penalty 15', penalty xx'

Hanson, Winter, Connor, Goslin, Atkinson, Taylor, Geldard, Sinclair, Hunt, Howe, Hurst

Referee: G. Salmon

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 42', Goslin own goal 53'

Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Parry, Armes, Ainsley, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 14,893

SATURDAY 21st JANUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 19', Cochrane 39'

Savage, Milburn, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: W. Lewington

FA CUP 4th ROUND

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 4

Price 49', 59', 88', Barclay 69'

Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Isaac, Barclay, Price, Mills, Beasley

Attendance: 43,702

SATURDAY 28th JANUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 84'

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Armes, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: S. Clark

SATURDAY 4th FEBRUARY 1939

LEICESTER CITY 2

Liddle 78', Dewis 88'

McLaren, Sharman, Reeday, Frame, Heywood, Grosvenor, Liddle, Griffiths, Dewis, Coutts, Smith

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 1

Balmer 88'

Kemp, Cooper, Ramsden, Busby, Bush, McInnes, Nieuwenhuys, Taylor, Fagan, Balmer, Eastham

Attendance: 13,679

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley (left the field injured 45'), Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Note: Willis Edwards was off the field for treatment when Leicester took the lead.

Attendance: 12,618

SATURDAY 11th FEBRUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Mills, Kane, Parry, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: C. Wainwright

DIVISION ONE

MIDDLESBROUGH 1

Mannion 65'

Cumming, Brown, Laking, McKenzie, Baxter, Forrest, Armes, Mannion, Fenton, Milne, Chadwick

Attendance: 18,273

SATURDAY 18th FEBRUARY 1939

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 4

Westcott 17', 70', Galley penalty 57',

Dorsett 90'

Scott, Morris, Taylor, Galley, Cullis, Gardiner, Mullen, McIntosh, Westcott, Dorsett, Maguire

Referee: G. Hewitt

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Sutherland 58'

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Mills, Kane, Hampson, Cochrane, Powell, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Missed penalty: Hargreaves (saved by Scott 66')

Attendance: 31,977

SATURDAY 25th FEBRUARY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1

Ainsley 28'

Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Cochrane, Ainsley, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: G. Davies

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 2

Bentham 71', Cunliffe 79'

Sagar, Jackson, Greenhalgh, Mercer, Jones, Watson, Barber, Bentham, Lawton, Cunliffe, Boyes

Attendance: 21,728

WEDNESDAY 8th MARCH 1939

PORTSMOUTH 2

Worrall 19', Barlow 26'

Walker, Morgan, Rochford, Guthrie, Rowe, Wharton, Worrall, McAlinden, Anderson, Barlow, Parker

Referee: C. Argent

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Ainsley, Sutherland, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 14,469

SATURDAY 11th MARCH 1939

LEEDS UNITED 4

Hodgson 13', Powell 48',

Stephenson penalty 76', Hargreaves 77'

Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: J. Parker

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 2

Drake 17', L. Compton penalty xx'

Wilson, L. Compton, Hapgood, Crayston, Joy, Kollett, Kirchen, Drury, Drake, B. Jones, Cumner

Attendance: 22,160

SATURDAY 18th MARCH 1939

BRENTFORD 0

Crosier, Gorman, Brown, Sneddon, James, Muttitt, Hopkins, Edelston, Cheetham, Boulter, Smith

Referee: F. Percy

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hargreaves 53'

Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 21,480

SATURDAY 25th MARCH 1939

LEEDS UNITED 1

Cochrane 58'

Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: T. Finn

DIVISION ONE

BLACKPOOL 0

Roxburgh, D. Blair, Butler, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, Buchan, Dodds, Astley, O'Donnell

Attendance: 21,818

SATURDAY 1st APRIL 1939

DERBY COUNTY 1

McCulloch 55'

Boulton, Nicholas, Steel, Hann, Bailey, Ward, Jeffries, Dix, McCulloch, Stamps, Duncan

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Goldberg, Scaife, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 11,278

FRIDAY 7th APRIL 1939

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

Tapken, Griffiths, Roughton, Warner, Vose, Manley, Dougan, Smith, Hanlon, Carey, Rowley

Referee: E. Smith

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Henry, Ainsley, Dunderdale, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 35,564

SATURDAY 8th APRIL 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Ainsley, Hodgson, Powell, Hargreaves

Note: Savage left the field for treatment after three minutes. Ainsley took over in goal until Savage returned 15 minutes later

Referee: C. Davison

DIVISION ONE

GRIMSBY TOWN 1

Glover 63'

Tweedy, Vincent, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Wattam, Boyd, Beattie, Glover, Jones, Howe

Attendance: 19,700

MONDAY 10th APRIL 1939

LEEDS UNITED 3

Ainsley 5', Hodgson 14', Buckley 88'

Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Ainsley, Buckley

Referee: E. Smith

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 1

Carey 67'

Tapken, Griffiths, Roughton, Whalley, Manley, McKay, Bryant, Smith, Hanlon, Carey, Rowley

Attendance: 13,771

SATURDAY 15th APRIL 1939

SUNDERLAND 2

Robinson 60', Duns 75'

Mapson, Feenan, Hall, Housam, Lockie, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Robinson, Smeaton, McMahon

Referee: E. Nicholson

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Ainsley 85'

Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Ainsley, Buckley

Attendance: 10,913

WEDNESDAY 19th APRIL 1939

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hodgson 16', Powell 88'

Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: E. Nicholson

DIVISION ONE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1

Isaac 27'

Hesford, Hayes, Mountford, Willingham, Brown, Boot, Isaac, Barclay, Brook, Mills, W. Watson

Attendance: 12,006

SATURDAY 22nd APRIL 1939

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hargreaves 62', 83'

Twomey, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Referee: P. Snape

DIVISION ONE

ASTON VILLA 0

Rutherford, Callaghan, Cummings, Massie, Allen, Iverson, Broome, Haycock, O'Donnell, Starling, Kerr

Attendance: 14,241

SATURDAY 29th APRIL 1939

BIRMINGHAM CITY 4

Brown 2', Scaife own goal 15', Morris 59', 86'

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

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Scaife, Gadsby, Makinson, Holley, Copping, Cochrane, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Hargreaves

Attendance: 12,522

SATURDAY 6th MAY 1939

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Goldberg, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Copping, Henry, Powell, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: C. Booth

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 0

Jones, Brigham, Tennant, Soo, Bamber, Kirton, Matthews, Antonio, Steele, Westland, Baker

Attendance: 12,048

P
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
1 Everton
42
27
5
10
88
52
59
2 Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
22
11
9
88
39
55
3 Charlton Athletic
42
22
6
14
75
59
50
4 Middlesbrough
42
20
9
13
93
74
49
5 Arsenal
42
19
9
14
55
41
47
6 Derby County
42
19
8
15
66
55
46
7 Stoke City
42
17
12
13
71
68
46
8 Bolton Wanderers
42
15
15
12
67
58
45
9 Preston North End
42
16
12
14
63
59
44
10 Grimsby Town
42
16
11
15
61
69
43
11 Liverpool
42
14
14
14
62
63
42
12 Aston Villa
42
16
9
17
71
60
41
13 LEEDS UNITED
42
16
9
17
59
67
41
14 Manchester United
42
11
16
15
57
65
38
15 Blackpool
42
12
14
16
56
68
38
16 Sunderland
42
13
12
17
54
67
38
17 Portsmouth
42
12
13
17
47
70
37
18 Brentford
42
14
8
20
53
74
36
19 Huddersfield Town
42
12
11
19
58
64
35
20 Chelsea
42
12
9
21
64
80
33
Birmingham City
42
12
8
22
62
84
33
Leicester City
42
9
11
22
48
82
29