SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1948-49

SATURDAY 21st AUGUST 1948

LEICESTER CITY 6

Revie 2', 20', McKennan xx', xx', Lee xx', xx'

Bradley, Frame, J. Harrison, Garvey, W. Harrison, Griffiths, Lee, Adam, Revie, McKennan, Smith

Referee: E. Varney

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Chishom 5', Short 12'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 34,937

WEDNESDAY 25th AUGUST 1948

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

BRENTFORD 0

Crozier, McDonald, Gorman, Nelson, Chisholm, Manley, Buchanan, Woodward, Monk, Blakeman, Girling

Attendance: 26,625

SATURDAY 28th AUGUST 1948

LEEDS UNITED 2

Chisholm xx', xx'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Holley, McCabe, Hindle, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LUTON TOWN 0

Streton, Cooke, Lindsay, Collins, Hall, Gardiner, Nelson, Brennan, Arnison, Duggan, Waugh

Attendance: 25,463

WEDNESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1948

BRENTFORD 1

Woodward 83'

Crozier, McDonald, Gorman, Nelson, Chisholm, Manley, Buchanan, Woodward, Monk, Blakeman, Girling

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3

Milburn penalty 9', Short 27', Chisholm 68'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Attendance: 19,212

SATURDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 4

Chisholm 21', 26', Short 54', 88'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Note: Prior to the game, the fire brigade were called due to burning wood beneath the flooring in one of the stands.

Referee: W. Evans

DIVISION TWO

COVENTRY CITY 1

Bett 46'

Wood, Barratt, R. Mason, Smith, Cox, N. Simpson, Warner, Bett, Roberts, Murphy, Gardner

Attendance: 29,557

WEDNESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Short, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

Ditchburn. Tickeridge, Buckingham, Nicholson, Woodward (left the field injured 47'), Burgess, Cox, Baily, Duquemin, Bennett, Jones

Attendance: 37,640

SATURDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1948

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 3

Witcomb penalty xx', Fox xx', Jordan xx'

McIntosh, Westlake, Swift, Witcomb, Turton, Cockroft, Fox, Quigley, Jordan, Froggatt, Woodhead

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Cochrane xx'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Burden, Short, Chisholm, Hindle

Attendance: 31,735

MONDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1948

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2

Jones 30', Cox 42'

Ditchburn, Tickeridge, Buckingham, Nicholson, Toulouse, Burgess, Cox, Baily, Duquemin, Bennett, Jones

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Milburn penalty 1', Cochrane 49'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Attendance: 33,793

SATURDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 3

Wakefield 22', Milburn penalty 45',

Cochrane 77'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Referee: T. Glendenning

DIVISION TWO

LINCOLN CITY 1

Bett 67'

Moulson, Stillyards, Bean, Grummett, Johnson, Owen, McCormick, Bett, Lester, Parr, Windle

Attendance: 33,963

SATURDAY 25th SEPTEMBER 1948

CHESTERFIELD 3

Hudson xx', xx', Capel xx'

Middleton, Milburn, Bell, Holmes, Blakey, Robinson, Johnson, Thompson, Hudson, Capel, Roberts

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Wakefield xx'

Twomey, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Hindle

Attendance: 15,150

SATURDAY 2nd OCTOBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1

Marsh 62'

Lomas, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Marsh, Burden, Chisholm, Heaton

Missed penalty: Milburn (saved by Sanders 83')

Referee: W. Evans

DIVISION TWO

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 3

Williams 10', 41', Walsh 23'

Sanders, Cox, Kinsell, Millard, Vernon, Hood, Elliott, Williams, Walsh, Haines, Barker

Attendance: 33,706

SATURDAY 9th OCTOBER 1948

BRADFORD PARK AVENUE 1

Downie xx'

Farr, Stephen, Farrell, Crowther, Horsman, Layton, Glover, Henry, Ainsley, Downie, Elliott

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Chisholm xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Hindle, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 25,587

SATURDAY 16th OCTOBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1

Cochrane 75'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

SOUTHAMPTON 1

Grant xx'

Black, Ramsey, Rochford, Smith, Webber, Mallett, Day, Curtis, Wayman, Bates, Grant

Attendance: 34,959

SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER 1948

BARNSLEY 1

Morris 42'

P. Kelly, Williams, Pallister, Clayton, Whyte, Glover, Smith, Griffiths, Robledo, Baxter, Morris

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Browning 28'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 26,240

SATURDAY 30th OCTOBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 6

Burden xx', xx', Milburn penalty xx',

Heaton xx', Chisholm xx', Browning xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

GRIMSBY TOWN 3

Lloyd xx', Galley xx', Briggs xx'

Tweedy, Moody, Fisher, McKenna, Galley, Forrest, McStay, Clifton, Briggs, McGowan, Lloyd

Attendance: 33,581

SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER 1948

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

Walker, Thomas, McCall, Morley, Gager, Burkitt, Linaker, Johnson, Edwards, Ottewell, Lee

Referee: J. Parker

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 24,237

SATURDAY 13th NOVEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1

Browning 56'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

FULHAM 1

R. Thomas 59'

Flack, Freeman, Baccuzzi, Quested, Taylor, Beasley, S. Thomas, R. Thomas, Stevens, Jezzard, McDonald

Attendance: 26,240

SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 1948

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 2

Edds 72', Tadman 77'

Shorte, Silk, Jones, Boyd, Goddard, Taylor, Astall, Dews, Tadman, Edds, Blatchford

Referee: H. Hartley

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Heaton 36'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 24,752

Len Browning in action during the 2-1 defeat at Home Park against Plymouth Argyle.

SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER 1948

CARDIFF CITY 2

Allen xx', Stevenson xx'

Joslin, Lever, Sherwood, Baker, Stansfield, Blair, Hollyman, Allen, Rees, Stevenson, Sullivan

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Browning xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 31,973

SATURDAY 11th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1

Burden xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, Wakefield, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

QUEENS PARK RANGERS 2

Pattison 5', Gibbons xx'

Allen, G. Powell, Jefferson, Parkinson, G. Smith, Farrow, Hartburn, Stewart, Gibbons, Hatton, Pattison

Attendance: 26,420

SATURDAY 18th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 3

Heaton xx', 75', Chisholm xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McAdam, Depear, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEICESTER CITY 1

Edwards xx'

Major, Frame, Harrison, Dawson, Smith, Johnston, Griffiths, Patterson, Lee, Revie, Edwards

Attendance: 22,600

SATURDAY 25th DECEMBER 1948

WEST HAM UNITED 3

Wright xx', xx', Corbett xx'

Taylor, Yeomanson, Forde, Corbett, Walker, Moroney, Parsons, Dick, Wright, Wade, Woodgate

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 2

Holley xx', Browning xx'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, McAdam, Holley, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Attendance: 13,256

MONDAY 27th DECEMBER 1948

LEEDS UNITED 1

Chishom xx'

Fearnley, Williams, Milburn, McAdam, Depear, Dunn, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Chisholm, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

WEST HAM UNITED 3

Wright xx', xx', Dick xx'

Taylor, Yeomanson, Forde, Corbett, Walker, Moroney, Woodgate, Parsons, Wright, Dick, Wade

Attendance: 32,577

SATURDAY 1st JANUARY 1949

LUTON TOWN 0

Streton, Wilson, Cooke, Morton, Hall, Gardiner, Brennan, Kiernan, Duggan, Watkins, Waugh

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Depear, McAdam, Cochrane, Iggleden, Browning, Marsh, Heaton

Attendance: 15,310

SATURDAY 8th JANUARY 1949

LEEDS UNITED 1

Browning 7'

Fearnley, Dunn, Milburn, Bullions, Depear, McCabe, Cochrane, Burden, Browning, Marsh, Heaton

Referee: W. Nixon

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

NEWPORT COUNTY 3

Roffi 18', Carr 20', Comley 81'

Grant, Gradford, Hayward, Roffi, Wilcocks, Newall, Williams, Comley, Morrall, Carr, Harper

Attendance: 31,500

SATURDAY 15th JANUARY 1949

COVENTRY CITY 4

Jamieson 22', Roberts 24', 44',

Lockhart penalty 26'

Wood, Tooze, R. Mason, Snape, G. Mason, Alderton, Warner, Jamieson, Roberts, Murphy, Lockhart

Referee: W. Evans

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Browning 80'

Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Depear, McAdam, Cochrane, Iggleden, Browning, Burden, Heaton

Attendance: 23,670

SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY 1949

LEEDS UNITED 1

Cochrane 4'

Searson, Dunn, Milburn, McCabe, Holley, McAdam, Cochrane, Burden, McMorran, Iggleden, Heaton

Referee: W. Nixon

MONDAY 3rd FEBRUARY 1947

BOLTON WANDERERS 2

Hamlett 18', Woodward 49'

Hanson, Roberts, Hubbick, Howe, Hamlett, Forrest, Woodward, Moir, Lofthouse, Barrass, Wrigglesworth

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1

Quigley penalty 63'

McIntosh, Westlake, Swift, Locherty, Turton, Witcomb, Kilshaw, Quigley, Daley, Froggatt, Woodhead

Attendance: 42,053

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Henry, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Ainsley, Short, Grainger

Attendance: 6,278

SATURDAY 22nd FEBRUARY 1947

LEEDS UNITED 0

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Henry, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Short, Grainger

Referee: E. Baker

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1

Westcott 74'

Williams, McLean, Crook, Galley, Cullis, Wright, Hancock, Pye, Westcott, Forbes, Mullen

Attendance: 30,313

SATURDAY 1st MARCH 1947

BLACKBURN ROVERS 1

Weir 78'

Marks, Cook, Higgins, Whiteside, Pryde, Bell, Oakes, Smith, Weir, McGorringhan, Guest

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Henry, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Ainsley, Clarke, Hindle, Grainger

Attendance: 28,371

SATURDAY 22nd MARCH 1947

LEEDS UNITED 1

Grainger xx'

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Willingham, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Henry, Grainger

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 1

Lewis xx'

Swindin, Scott, Barnes, Sloan, L. Compton, Mercer, McPherson, Rooke, Lewis, B. Jones, Calverley

Attendance: 32,190

SATURDAY 29th MARCH 1947

BLACKPOOL 3

Mortensen xx', xx', McKnight xx'

Wallace, Shimwell, Sibley, Farrow, Hayward, Johnston, Munro, McKnight, Mortensen, W. Buchan, Dick

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Henry, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Ainsley, Clarke, Hindle, Grainger

Attendance: 14,501

SATURDAY 5th APRIL 1947

LEEDS UNITED 1

Henry penalty xx'

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Willingham, Holley, Martin, Cochrane, Ainsley, Clarke, Henry, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

BRENTFORD 2

Naylor xx', Girling xx'

Team unknown

Attendance: 23,962

MONDAY 7th APRIL 1947

played at Maine Road

MANCHESTER UNITED 3

Burke 3', 75', Delaney 51'

Crompton, Carey, Aston, Cockburn, Chilton, McGlen, Delaney, Hanlon, Burke, Pearson, Rowley

Referee: H. Hull

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Cochrane 15'

Hodgson, Milburn, Bannister, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Cochrane, Ainsley, Clarke, Hindle, Heaton

Attendance: 41,912

TUESDAY 8th APRIL 1947

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Bannister, Hodgkinson, Holley, Henry, Cochrane, Ainsley, Clarke, Hindle, Heaton

Referee: H. Hull

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 2

Burke 35', McGlen 70'

Crompton, Carey, Aston, Cockburn, Chilton, McGlen, Delaney, Hanlon, Burke, Pearson, Rowley

Attendance: 15,528

SATURDAY 12th APRIL 1947

SUNDERLAND 1

Watson 17'

Mapson, Stelling, Hudgell, Housam, Walsh, McLain, Duns, Robinson, Davis, Watson, Burbanks

Referee: A. Meadows

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Hodgson, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Hindle, Heaton

Attendance: 30,429

SATURDAY 19th APRIL 1947

LEEDS UNITED 1

Clarke 49'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Henry, Heaton

Referee: F. Wort

DIVISION ONE

ASTON VILLA 1

Dorsett 77'

Rutherford, Potts, Guttridge, Iverson, F. Moss, Lowe, Edwards, Dixon, Parkes, Dorsett, Smith

Attendance: 22,291

SATURDAY 26th APRIL 1947

DERBY COUNTY 2

Stamps penalty 28', Carter 56'

Townsend, Mozley, Parr, Ward, Leuty, Musson, Harrison, Carter, Stamps, Antonio, Broome

Referee: E. Plinston

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Powell 2'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Browne, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Henry, Heaton

Note: Defeat condemned Leeds to relegation

Attendance: 10,994

SATURDAY 3rd MAY 1947

LEEDS UNITED 1

Short 54'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Grainger, Powell, Clarke, Short, Heaton

Referee: J. Williams

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 2

Steele 75', 86'

Herod, Mould, McCue, Sellars, Brown, Kirton, Matthews, G. Mountford, Steele, Baker, Ormston

Attendance: 21,714

SATURDAY 10th MAY 1947

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1

Doherty penalty xx'

Hesford, Bailey, Hayes, Barker, Hepplewhite, Boot, Bateman, Glazzard, Whittingham, Doherty, Metcalfe

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Short, Heaton

Attendance: 20,596

SATURDAY 17th MAY 1947

GRIMSBY TOWN 4

Cairns xx', xx', xx', Wardle penalty xx'

Tweedy, Mouncer, Fisher, Whitfield, Betmead, Reeve, Jack Johnson, Clifton, Blenkinsop, Cairns, Wardle

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Short xx'

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Cochrane, Powell, Clarke, Short, Heaton

Attendance: 10,795

SATURDAY 24th MAY 1947

LEEDS UNITED 0

Twomey, Milburn, Gadsby, Willingham, Holley, Henry, Grainger, Powell, Ainsley, Short, Heaton

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

PORTSMOUTH 1

McAlinden xx'

Butler, Rookes, Ferrier, Scoular, Bowler, Dickinson, Froggatt, McAlinden, Reid, Barlow, Parker

Attendance: 14,097

MONDAY 26th MAY 1947

EVERTON 4

Grant 15', Dodds 44', 56', Stevenson 58'

Sagar, Saunders, Greenhalgh, Bentham, Humphreys, Farrell, McIllhatton, Grant, Dodds, Stevenson, Eglington

Referee: C. Fletcher

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Powell 32'

Twomey, Bannister, Gadsby, Hodgkinson, Holley, Henry, Powell, Clarke, Ainsley, Short, Heaton

Attendance: 21,001

P
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
1 Liverpool
42
25
7
10
84
52
57
2 Manchester United
42
22
12
8
95
54
56
3 Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
25
6
11
98
56
56
4 Stoke City
42
24
7
11
90
53
55
5 Blackpool
42
22
6
14
71
70
50
6 Sheffield United
42
21
7
14
89
75
49
7 Preston North End
42
18
11
13
76
74
47
8 Aston Villa
42
18
9
15
67
53
45
9 Sunderland
42
18
8
16
65
66
44
10 Everton
42
17
9
16
62
67
43
11 Middlesbrough
42
17
8
17
73
68
42
12 Portsmouth
42
16
9
17
66
60
41
13 Arsenal
42
16
9
17
72
70
41
14 Derby County
42
18
5
19
73
79
41
15 Chelsea
42
16
7
19
69
84
39
16 Grimsby Town
42
13
12
17
61
82
38
17 Blackburn Rovers
42
14
8
20
45
53
36
18 Bolton Wanderers
42
13
8
21
57
69
34
19 Charlton Athletic
42
11
12
19
57
71
34
20 Huddersfield Town
42
13
7
22
53
79
33
Brentford
42
9
7
26
45
88
25
LEEDS UNITED
42
6
6
30
45
90
18