SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1953-54

WEDNESDAY 19th AUGUST 1953

LEEDS UNITED 6

Charles xx', xx', 37', xx', Williams xx',

Nightingale xx'

Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Burbanks

Referee: F. Thurman

DIVISION TWO

NOTTS COUNTY 0

Bradley, Southwell, Deans, Adamson, Leuty, Johnston, Laird, Wylie, McCormack, Edwards, Crookes

Attendance: 18,432

SATURDAY 22nd AUGUST 1953

LEEDS UNITED 4

Charles 39', 47', 57', Nightingale 44'

Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Burbanks

Referee: F. Cowen

DIVISION TWO

ROTHERHAM UNITED 2

Wilson 24', Burke 26'

Quairney, Warner, Noble, Marshall, Gibson, D. Williams, Grainger, Guest, Burke, Marsden, Wilson

Attendance: 24,309

THURSDAY 27th AUGUST 1953

SWANSEA TOWN 4

Charles 1', Griffiths 32', Scrine 51', 72'

King, Keane, Thomas, Williams, Kiley, Pearson, Griffiths, Scrine, Charles, I. Allchurch, C. Beech

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3

Burbanks 58', Charles 67', Nightingale 89'

Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Charles, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Burbanks, Iggleden, McCabe

Attendance: 26,408

SATURDAY 29th AUGUST 1953

LEICESTER CITY 5

Rowley 4', xx', Hines 17', 58', 85'

Anderson, Lever, Jackson, Gillies, Dunne, Warner, Griffiths, Hines, Small, Rowley, Morris

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

Scott (left the field injured xx'), Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Burbanks

Note: Following the injury to Scott, Burden took over in goal

Attendance: 21,984

WEDNESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER 1953

LEEDS UNITED 3

Nightingale xx', Charles xx', xx'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Burbanks, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Williams

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

SWANSEA TOWN 2

I. Allchurch xx', C.Beech xx'

King, Keane, Thomas, Williams, Kiley, Pearson, Griffiths, Scrine, Charles, I. Allchurch, C. Beech

Attendance: 20,949

SATURDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 1953

LEEDS UNITED 1

Charles xx'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, Iggleden, Burbanks

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

STOKE CITY 1

Oscroft xx'

Elliott, Bourne, McCue, Mountford, Thomson, Sellars, Malkin, Bowyer, Finney, Martin, Oscroft

Attendance: 27,571

MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 1953

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1

Willis 26'

Shortt, Robertson, Jones, Dougall, Chisholm, Porteous, Astall, McCrory, Davis, Willis, Tadman

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 1

Charles 77'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, McCall, Burbanks

Attendance: 20,356

SATURDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 1953

FULHAM 1

Taylor xx'

Black, Chenhall, Lawler, Smith, Brice, Lowe, Stevens, Taylor, Jezzard, Haynes, Newcombe

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3

Charles 1', xx', Williams xx'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, McCall, Burbanks

Attendance: 26,044

WEDNESDAY 16th SEPTEMBER 1953

LEEDS UNITED 1

Williams 47'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, McCall, Burbanks

Referee: B. Griffiths

DIVISION TWO

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1

McCrory 30'

Shortt, Robertson, Jones, Dougall, Chisholm, Porteous, Astall, McCrory, Tadman, Willis, Strauss

Attendance: 20,621

SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 1953

LEEDS UNITED 1

Charles 62'

Wheatley, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Burden, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, McCall, Burbanks

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

WEST HAM UNITED 2

Dixon 39', Hooper 90'

Gregory, Wright, Cantwell, Parker, Allison, O'Farrell, Southren, Sexton, Dixon, Dick, Hooper

Attendance: 28,635

SATURDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 1953

LINCOLN CITY 2

McDowell 16', Graver 83'

Lowry, Green, Graham, Wright, Emery, Owen, Munro, McDowell, Graver, Whittle, Finch

Referee: K. Collinge

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 0

Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, McCabe, Mollatt, Williams, Nightingale, Charles, McCall, Burbanks

Attendance: 17,979

SATURDAY 24th OCTOBER 1936

BOLTON WANDERERS 2

Hurst 25', Milsom 75'

Jones, Tennant, Connor, Clark, Hurst, G. Taylor, G T. Taylor, Eastham, Milsom, Westwood, Howe

Referee: S. Clark

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Thomson 57'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Turner, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 20,411

SATURDAY 3rd OCTOBER 1953

BIRMINGHAM CITY 3

Kinsey xx', Murphy xx', Govan xx'

Merrick, Hall, Green, Boyd, Newman, Warhurst, Stewart, Kinsey, Purdon, Murphy, Govan

Referee: unknown

DIVISION TWO

LEEDS UNITED 3

Charles xx', Iggleden xx', Kerfoot xx'

Scott, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Marsden, Mollatt, Nightingale, Burden, Charles, Iggleden, Willis

Attendance: 26,434

SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 1936

ARSENAL 4

Kirchen 5', Drake 10', Milne 57', Davidson xx'

Swindin, Male, Hapgood, Bastin, Roberts, Copping, Kirchen, Bowden, Drake, Davidson, Milne

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Thomson xx'

McInroy, Sproston, Milburn. J, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 32,535


Arsenal's Bastin and Copping clear their lines with Eric Stephenson looking on.

SATURDAY 14th NOVEMBER 1936

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hydes 12'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: T. Finn

DIVISION ONE

PRESTON NORTH END 0

Holdcroft, Jennings, Lowe, Shankly, Tremelling, Milne, Fagan, Beresford, Maxwell, F. O'Donnell, H. O'Donnell

Attendance: 15,651

SATURDAY 21st NOVEMBER 1936

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1

Drury 25'

Goodfellow, Nibloe, Ashley, Moss, Millership, Burrows, Drury, Robinson, Dewar, Hooper, Green

Referee: A. Jewell

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hydes 36', 70'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 18,411

SATURDAY 28th NOVEMBER 1936

LEEDS UNITED 2

Stephenson 1', Thomson 80'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: W. Bristow

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 1

Bryant 89'

Breen, Roughton, Porter, Winterbottom, Brown, McKay, Bryant, Mutch, Bamford, Thompson, Manley

Attendance: 17,610

SATURDAY 5th DECEMBER 1936

DERBY COUNTY 5

Keen 11', Astley 18', 68', Duncan 39',

Ramage 44'

Kirby, Nicholas, Howe, Hann, Barker, Keen, Crooks, Stockill, Astley, Ramage, Duncan

Referee: M. Dale

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3

Buckley 28', xx', Hydes 42'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Armes, Thomson, Hydes, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 15,557

SATURDAY 19th DECEMBER 1936

SUNDERLAND 2

Gallacher 11', McDougall own goal 61'

Mapson, Hall, Collin, Thomson, Clark, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Connor

Referee: G. Hewitt

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Ainsley 10'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Mills, Turner, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 23,633

FRIDAY 25th DECEMBER 1936

LEEDS UNITED 5

Hydes 10', Ross own goal 25', Ainsley xx', xx',

Buckley xx'

Savage, Sproston, J. Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Referee: I. Caswell

DIVISION ONE

MIDDLESBROUGH 0

Gibson, Ross, Stuart, Brown, Baxter, Martin, Cunliffe, Fenton, Camsell, Yorston, Cochrane

Attendance: 30,647

SATURDAY 26th DECEMBER 1936

CHELSEA 2

Spence 65', Chitty penalty 73'

Woodley, Chitty, Barber, Miller, Craig, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills, Gregg, Oakton

Referee: W. Bristow

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hydes 42'

Savage, Sproston, J. Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 27,761

MONDAY 28th DECEMBER 1936

MIDDLESBROUGH 4

Camsell 23', Birkett 40', 87', Fenton penalty 50'

Cumming, Brown, Stuart, Martin, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Higham, Cochrane

Referee: I. Caswell

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hydes 25', Powell 69'

Savage, Sproston, G. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 14,191

SATURDAY 2nd JANUARY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Buckley 31', Ainsley 49'

Savage, Sproston, G. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Trainor, Furness, Buckley

Referee: T. Bentley

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 1

Johnson 4'

Wilkinson, Brigham, Scrimshaw, Tutin, Turner, Kirton, Matthews, Antonio, Steele, Westland, Johnson

Attendance: 13,506

SATURDAY 9th JANUARY 1937

CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1

Boulter 71'

Bartram, Turner, Shreeve, Jobling, John Oakes, Welsh, Wilkinson, Robinson, Pearce, Boulter, Hobbs

Referee: I. Wright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, G. Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Trainor, Hydes, Buckley

Attendance: 26,760

SATURDAY 16th JANUARY 1937

CHELSEA 4

Argue 4', Spence 5', 75', Mills 60'

Woodley, O'Hare, Barber, Miller, Craig, Weaver, Spence, Argue, Mills, Burgess, Barraclough

Referee: E. Vokes

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, G. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Trainor, Hydes, Buckley

Attendance: 34,589

SATURDAY 23rd JANUARY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Hydes 15', Furness 57'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Referee: T. Davison

DIVISION ONE

GRIMSBY TOWN 0

Tweedy, Kelly, Robinson, Hall, Hodgson, Buck, Dyson, Bestall, Glover, Craven, Lewis

Attendance: 11,752

SATURDAY 30th JANUARY 1937

LIVERPOOL 3

Nieuwenhuys 50', 60', Hanson 75'

Riley, Cooper, Dabbs, Busby, Bradshaw, McDougall, Nieuwenhuys, Taylor, Balmer, Howe, Hanson

Referee: H. Whitfield

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Browne, Armes, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 11,252

SATURDAY 6th FEBRUARY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Edwards 30', Mountford own goal xx'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley

Note: Billy Furness left the field for 15 mins furing the second half due to an eye injury

Referee: R. Warr

DIVISION ONE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1

Chivers xx'

Hesford, Goodall, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Brown, Beasley, Richardson, Chivers, Cooper, Chester

Attendance: 28,930

SATURDAY 13th FEBRUARY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 0

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Hargreaves

Referee: G. Hamilton-Jones

DIVISION ONE

BIRMINGHAM CITY 2

Beattie 8', Morris 11'

Hibbs, Trigg, Barkas, Brunskill, Fillingham, Divine, White, Jennings, Beattie, Harris, Morris

Attendance: 13,674

SATURDAY 27th FEBRUARY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Edwards 34', Furness xx'

McInroy, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Armes, Ainsley, J. Kelly, Furness, Buckley

Referee: S. Clark

DIVISION ONE

BOLTON WANDERERS 2

Howe 29', Calder 42'

Jones, Tennant, Hubbick, Goslin, Hurst, G. Taylor, Milsom, Howe, Calder, Eastham, Anderson

Attendance: 13,674

WEDNESDAY 3rd MARCH 1937

EVERTON 7

Dean 14', 86', Lawton 30', Stevenson 65', 89',

Geldard 67', Gillick 80'

Sagar, Jackson, Cook, Britton, Gee, Mercer, Geldard, Lawton, Dean, Stevenson, Gillick

Referee: B. Ames

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Hodgson 85'

McInroy, Sproston, Gadsby, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hodgson, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 17,064

SATURDAY 6th MARCH 1937

BRENTFORD 4

Holliday 9', McCulloch 32', xx',

Holley own goal 33',

Nichols, Wilson, Poyser, McKenzie, James, Richards, Hopkins, Scott, McCulloch, Holliday, Reid

Referee: T. Smith

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1

Powell xx'

McInroy, G. Milburn, J. Milburn, Edwards, Holley, Mills, Powell, J. Kelly, Hodgson, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 16,588

SATURDAY 13th MARCH 1937

LEEDS UNITED 3

Thomson 13', Hodgson xx', Buckley 90'

Savage, G. Milburn, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Thomson, Hodgson, Furness, Buckley

Referee: H. Mee

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 4

Kirchen 12', 87', Bastin penalty 45', Bowden xx'

Boulton, Male, Hapgood, Bastin, Roberts, John, Kirchen, Bowden, Drake, Davidson, D. Compton

Attendance: 25,148

SATURDAY 20th MARCH 1937

PRESTON NORTH END 1

F. O'Donnell 30'

Holdcroft, Jennings, J. Batey, Shankly, Tremelling, B. Batey, Dougal, Beresford, F. O'Donnell, Fagan, H. O'Donnell

Referee: T. Finn

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, G. Milburn, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell (left the field injured 5'), Thomson, Hodgson, Furness, Buckley

Attendance: 18,050

SATURDAY 27th MARCH 1937

LEEDS UNITED 1

Ainsley 90'

Savage, G. Milburn, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Browne, Mills, Ainsley, Hodgson, Furness, Buckley

Referee: A. Jewell

DIVISION ONE

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1

Thompson 5'

Smith, Ashley, Catlin, Moss, Hanford, Grosvenor, Luke, Drury, Thompson, Robinson, Rimmer

Attendance: 20,776

MONDAY 29th MARCH 1937

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 3

Jones 15', Mahon 38', W G. Richardson 49'

Adams, G. Shaw, C. Shaw, Murphy, Ridyard, Sankey, Mahon, Jones, W G. Richardson, Boyes, Coen

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, G. Milburn, J. Milburn, Mills, Kane, Browne, Turner, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 31,247

TUESDAY 30th MARCH 1937

LEEDS UNITED 3

Hodgson 21', 29', Stephenson 28'

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Browne, Turner, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: unknown

DIVISION ONE

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1

Coen 8'

Adams, G. Shaw, C. Shaw, Murphy, Ridyard, Sankey, Mahon, Heaselgrave, W G. Richardson, Boyes, Coen

Attendance: 16,016

SATURDAY 3rd APRIL 1937

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

Breen, Griffiths, Roughton, Brown, Vose, Manley, Bryant, Baird, Mutch, Rowley, Lang

Referee: W. Bristow

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Browne, Turner, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 34,429

SATURDAY 10th APRIL 1937

LEEDS UNITED 2

Stephenson 3', Hodgson 10'

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Browne, Turner, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Referee: H. Wright

DIVISION ONE

DERBY COUNTY 0

Scattergood, Bell, Howe, Nicholas, Hann, Keen, Crooks, Dix, Astley, Napier, Duncan

Attendance: 20,228

SATURDAY 17th APRIL 1937

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 3

Clayton 25', 88', Thompson 89'

Scott, Morris, J. Taylor, Smalley, Cullis, Gardiner, Maguire, Galley, Clayton, Thompson, Ashall

Referee: J. Wright

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Holley, Turner, Thomson, Hodgson, Stephenson, Buckley

Attendance: 13,688

WEDNESDAY 21st APRIL 1937

LEEDS UNITED 0

Savage, Sproston, J. Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Turner, Hydes, Hodgson, Thomson, Buckley

Referee: H. Whitfield

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1

Morris 85'

Scott, Morris, J. Taylor, Smalley, Cullis, Gardiner, Maguire, Galley, Clayton, Thompson, Ashall

Attendance: 14,220

SATURDAY 24th APRIL 1937

LEEDS UNITED 3

Furness 28', Hodgson 35', J. Milburn penalty 90'

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, J. Kelly, Hodgson, Furness, Hargreaves

Referee: G. Hewitt

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 0

Mapson, Gorman, Hall, Thomson (left the field injured 42'), Johnston, McNab, Duns, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Bell

Attendance: 22,234

SATURDAY 1st MAY 1937

LEEDS UNITED 3

Furness 12', J. Kelly 20', J. Milburn penalty 81'

Savage, Mills, J. Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Browne, Armes, J. Kelly, Hodgson, Furness, Hargreaves

Referee: A. Horwood

DIVISION ONE

PORTSMOUTH 1

Beaumont penalty 78'

Strong, Morgan, W. Smith, A. Smith, Rowe, Pringle, Beaumont, Bagley, Weddle, Easson, Parker

Attendance: 15,034

P
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
1 Manchester City
42
22
13
7
107
61
57
2 Charlton Athletic
42
21
12
9
58
49
54
3 Arsenal
42
18
16
8
80
49
52
4 Derby County
42
21
7
14
96
90
49
5 Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
21
5
16
84
67
47
6 Brentford
42
18
10
14
82
78
46
7 Middlesbrough
42
19
8
15
74
71
46
8 Sunderland
42
19
6
17
89
87
44
9 Portsmouth
42
17
10
15
62
66
44
10 Stoke City
42
15
12
15
72
57
42
11 Birmingham City
42
13
15
14
64
60
41
12 Grimsby Town
42
17
7
18
86
81
41
13 Chelsea
42
14
13
15
52
55
41
14 Preston North End
42
14
13
15
56
57
41
15 Huddersfield Town
42
12
15
15
62
64
39
16 West Bromwich Albion
42
16
6
20
77
98
38
17 Everton
42
14
9
19
81
78
37
18 Liverpool
42
12
11
19
62
84
35
19 LEEDS UNITED
42
15
4
23
60
80
34
20 Bolton Wanderers
42
10
14
18
43
66
34
Manchester United
42
10
12
20
55
78
32
Sheffield Wednesday
42
9
12
21
53
69
30