SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1967-68

LEAGUE CUP &  INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP WINNERS

SATURDAY 19th AUGUST 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Greenhoff 33')

SUNDERLAND 1 (Kinnell 7')

Attendance: 36,252

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Bell, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Madeley, Greenhoff, Gray, Johanneson

Unused sub: Belfitt

Sunderland line up: Montgomery, Irwin, Parke, Todd, Kinnell, Baxter, Herd, Suggett (Ashurst 80'), Heslop, Brand, Mulhall

Referee: R. Tinkler

Sunderland silence Elland Road just seven minutes into the new season when George Kinnell opens the scoring. Eddie Gray sees a rising shot come back off the bar before Jimmy Greenhoff levels matters.

WEDNESDAY 23rd AUGUST 1967

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Charlton 60')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 53,016

Manchester United line up: Stepney, Brennan, Dunne, Crerand, Foulkes, Stiles, Ryan, Law, Charlton, Kidd, Aston

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, O'Grady, Lorimer, Gray, Giles, Cooper

Unused sub: Greenhoff

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 26th AUGUST 1967

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2 (Dougan 54', 66')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 45,092

Wolverhampton Wanderers line up: Parkes, Taylor, Wilson, Bailey, Woodfield, Holsgrove, Wharton, Hunt, Dougan, Burnside, Wagstaffe

Unused sub: Hawkins

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Greenhoff (Bates 60'), Belfitt, Gray, O'Grady

Referee: J. Homewood

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 30th AUGUST 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 1st LEG

DINAMO ZAGREB 2 (Cercek 39', Rora 55')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 40,000

Dinamo Zagreb line up: Skoric, Grancanin, Brnic, Belin, Ramljak, Blaskovic, Cercek, Piric, Zambata, Gurmirtl, Rora

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Lorimer, Belfitt, Gray, O'Grady

Unused sub: Harvey

Referee: A. Parales

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Belfitt 26', 31')

FULHAM 0

Attendance: 25,760

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner (sent off 63'), Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Greenhoff, Belfitt, Gray, O'Grady

Unused sub: Hawkins

Fulham line up: Seymour, Cohen, Dempsey, Brown, Nichols, Conway, Pearson, Barrett, Clarke, Ryan, Parmenter

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: F. Nicholson

Rod Belfitt scores twice to give Leeds a much needed win and the ten men hold out after the sending off of Billy Bremner. The Captain had his name taken following a foul but then received his marching orders after making a remark to the referee.

WEDNESDAY 6th SEPTEMBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 0

DINAMO ZAGREB 0

Dinamo Zagreb win 2-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 35,604

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Bell, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Reaney, Belfitt, Greenhoff, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Harvey

Dinamo Zagreb line up: Skoric, Grancanin, Brnic, Belin, Ramljak, Blaskovic, Cercek, Piric, Zambata, Gurmirtl, Rora

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: A. Sbardella

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

SOUTHAMPTON 1 (Gabriel 86')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 58')

Attendance: 25,522

Southampton line up: Forsyth, Webb, Hollywood, Fisher, Gabriel, Walker, Paine, Chivers, Davies, Melia, Sydenham (Channon xx')

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Bell, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt, Greenhoff, Gray, Cooper

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1967

LEAGUE CUP 2nd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Lorimer 58', penalty 67', 88')

LUTON TOWN 1 (Whittaker penalty 62')

Attendance: 11,473

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Bell, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt (Johnson 46'), Greenhoff, Gray, Cooper

Luton Town line up: Read, Hare, Jardine, McDermott, Branston, Moore, Brown, Alllen, Dougan, Rioch, Whittaker

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray 9')

Attendance: 53,179

Everton line up: West, Wright, Darcy, Kendall, Labone, Harvey, Ball, Hunt, Royle, Hurst, Temple

Unused sub: Young

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Bell, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Gray, Giles, Cooper, O'Grady

Unused sub: Greenhoff

Referee: W. Handley

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer xx', xx')

BURNLEY 1 (Irvine xx')

Attendance: 32,944

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff (Johnson xx'), Lorimer, Madeley, Gray, Hibbitt

Burnley line up: Thomson, Smith, Latcham, O'Neil, Angus, Bellamy, Morgan, Casper, Lochhead, Harris, Irvine (Merrington xx')

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Greenhoff 11', Lorimer 15', penalty 60')

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Gibson 8', Nish 40')

Attendance: 37,084

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Gray (Reaney xx'), Hibbitt

Leicester City line up: Williamson, Rodrigues, Norman, Sjoberg, Woollett, Nish, Roberts, Goodfellow, Gibson, Sinclair, Stringfellow

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th SEPTEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

WEST HAM UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 28,940

West Ham United line up: Ferguson, Bonds, Charles, Bovington, Cushley, Moore, Redknapp, Boyce, Hurst, Peters, Brabrook

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Madeley, Jones, Gray, Lorimer

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: R. Kirkpatrick

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 3rd OCTOBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 1st LEG

SPORA LUXEMBOURG 0

LEEDS UNITED 9 (Lorimer 14', penalty 24', 29', 54, Bremner 45', Greenhoff 70', 77', Madeley 80', Jones 81')

Attendance: 28,940

Spora Luxembourg line up: Jesse, Schmitz, Schmitt, Hut, Ewen, Kremer (Bauer 46'), Devillet (Werwie 46'), Scholtes, Krier, Meyer, Hostert

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Gray, Cooper

Unused subs: Edmonds, Hibbitt, Belfitt

Referee: H. Fritz

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 7th OCTOBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 7 (Johanneson 5', Greenhoff 11', Charlton 16', Lorimer 38', Gray 59', Hinton own goal 80', Bremner 82')

CHELSEA 0

Attendance: 40,460

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones (Hibbitt 81'), Gray, Johanneson

Chelsea line up: Bonetti, Thomson, Hinton, Harris, Butler, Hollins, Boyle, Cooke, Osgood, Baldwin, McCreadie

Unused sub: Waldron

Referee: K. Dagnall

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 11th OCTOBER 1967

LEAGUE CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Charlton xx', Johanneson xx', Greenhoff xx')

BURY 0

Attendance: 20,927

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Gray, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Belfitt, Johnson, Johanneson

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Bury line up: Ramsbottom, Parnell, Tinney, Kerr, Turner, Lindsay, Farrell, Dawson, Jones, Collins, Owen

Unused sub: Anderson

Referee: K. Dagnall

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 14th OCTOBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Astle 14', 69')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 21,300

West Bromwich Albion line up: Osborne, Colquhoun, Williams, Brown, Talbut, Fraser, Stephens (Krzywicki xx'), Kaye, Astle, Hope, Clark

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff (Johanneson xx'), Lorimer, Jones, Gray, Giles

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 17th OCTOBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 7 (Johanneson 10', 35', 81', Greenhoff 51', 70', Cooper 60', Lorimer 68')

SPORA LUXEMBOURG 0

Leeds United win 16-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 15,196

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley (Bates 46'), Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Belfitt, Hibbitt, Johanneson

Unused subs: Edmonds, Johnson

Spora Luxembourg line up: Jesse, Schmitz, Hut, Schmitt, Ewen, Da Fonseca (Hibert 12'), Devillet, Scholtes, Krier, Meyer, Hostert (Kremer xx')

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: P. Coates

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 25th OCTOBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Johanneson 19', Lorimer 64')

NEWCASTLE UNITED 0

Attendance: 31,481

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Lorimer, Greenhoff, Gray, Johanneson

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Newcastle United line up: Marshall, Burton, Guthrie, Elliott, McNamee, Moncur, Bennett, Scott, Davies, Iley, Robson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 28th OCTOBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER CITY 1 (Bell 85')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 39,713

Manchester City line up: Mulhearn, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Heslop, Oakes, Lee, Bell, Summerbee, Young, Coleman

Unused sub: Bowles

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Gray, Johanneson

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: E. Jennings

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 4th NOVEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones 25', Lorimer penalty 56', Gray 80')

ARSENAL 1 (McLintock 69')

Attendance: 31,632

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones (Hibbitt 46'), Gray, Johanneson

Arsenal line up: Furnell, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Neill, Simpson, Radford, Addison, Graham, Sammels, Armstrong

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: D. Lydon

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 8th NOVEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Greenhoff 23')

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

Attendance: 43,999

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Gray, Johanneson

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Manchester United line up: Stepney, Dunne, Burns, Crerand, Foulkes, Sadler, Ryan (Fitzpatrick xx'), Kidd, Charlton, Best, Aston

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 11th NOVEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Hill 61')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 24,715

Sheffield United line up: Hodgkinson (Matthewson 9'), Badger, B. Shaw, Munks, Mallender, Barlow, Woodward, Carlin, Hill, Birchenall, Reece

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton (Hibbitt xx'), Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Gray, Johanneson

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow. Woodward took over in goal when Hodgkinson went off injured.

WEDNESDAY 15th NOVEMBER 1967

LEAGUE CUP 4th ROUND

SUNDERLAND 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Greenhoff 4', 83')

Attendance: 29,536

Sunderland line up: Montgomery, Kinnell, Parke, Todd, Hurley, Baxter, Herd, Suggett, Martin, Heslop, Mulhall

Unused sub: Gauden

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Belfitt, Hawkins (Bates 71'), Gray, Hibbitt

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 18th NOVEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 35')

COVENTRY CITY 1 (Hannigan 58')

Attendance: 32,469

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Belfitt, Bates, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Johnson

Coventry City line up: Glazier, Hill, Bruck, Lewis, Setters, Clements, Hannigan, Baker, Tudor, Machin, Rees

Unused sub: Coop

Referee: P. Partridge

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 25th NOVEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 50', Greenhoff 72')

Attendance: 35,264

Nottingham Forest line up: Grummitt, Hindley, Bridgett, Hennessey, McKinlay, Newton, Lyons (Taylor 63'), Barnwell, Baker, Chapman, Wignall

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Belfitt, Hawkins (Lorimer 46'), Bates, Hibbitt

Referee: K. Walker

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 29th NOVEMBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 1st LEG

PARTIZAN BELGRADE 1 (Paunovic 87')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 24', Belfitt 53')

Attendance: 8,000

Partizan Belgrade line up: Curkovic, Radakovic, Damjanoic, Djrdjevic (Vukelic 27'), Paunovic, Mihailovic, Bajic, Pekazi, Hasanajic, Hosic, Prmajer

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Belfitt, Gray (Bates 46', sent off 83')

Unused subs: Edmonds, Hawkins

Referee: D. Babacan

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 2nd DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 40', Madeley 74')

STOKE CITY 0

Attendance: 29,988

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt, Madeley, Gray, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Bates

Stoke City line up: Banks, Elder, Bentley, Skeels, Bloor, Allen, Bernard, Palmer, Dobing, Eastham, Burrows

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 6th DECEMBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 29')

PARTIZAN BELGRADE 1 (Petrovic 61')

Leeds United win 3-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 34,258

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Gray, Hibbitt (Johanneson 46')

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt

Partizan Belgarade line up: Curkovic, Radakovic, Damjanoic, Vukelic, Paunovic, Mihailovic, Bajic, Pekazi, Petrovic, Hosic, Prmajer (Pogaric xx')

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: O. Huber

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 2 (Hunt 18', Sprake own goal 44')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 39,675

Liverpool line up: Lawrence, Lawler, Byrne, Smith, Strong, Hughes, Callaghan, Hunt, Hateley, St John, Thompson

Unused sub: Stevenson

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Belfitt, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 13th DECEMBER 1967

LEAGUE CUP 5th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner 1', Lorimer 15')

STOKE CITY 0

Attendance: 31,904

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt, Greenhoff, Gray (Bates 45'), Hibbitt

Stoke City line up: Banks, Skeels, Elder, Palmer, Bloor, Allen, Conroy, Eastham, Dobing, Vernon, Burrows

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

SUNDERLAND 2 (Mulhall 26', Martin 59')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Greenhoff 20', Gray 62')

Attendance: 21,189

Sunderland line up: Montgomery, Irwin, Parke, Todd, Hurley, Harvey, Stuckey, Suggett, Martin, Brand, Mulhall

Unused sub: Herd

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Gray, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: L. Hamer

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 20th DECEMBER 1967

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray 4')

HIBERNIAN 0

Attendance: 31,522

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney (Madeley 46'), Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Gray, Giles

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt

Hibernian line up: Wilson, Duncan, Davis, Stanton, Madsen, McGraw, Scott, Quinn, Stein (O'Rourke 23'), Cormack, Stevenson

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: J. Russell

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 85', Charlton 90')

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 1 (Dougan, 42')

Attendance: 28,376

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer (Madeley xx'), Jones, Gray, Giles

Wolverhampton Wanderers line up: Williams, Wilson, Thomson, Bailey, Hawkins, Holsgrove, Evans, Knowles, Dougan (Farrington 45'), Burnside, Buckley

Referee: H. Richards

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 26th DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles penalty xx')

Attendance: 51,055

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Springett, Smith, Megson, Mobley, Ellis, Branfoot, Whitham, Symm, Ritchie, McCalliog, Usher

Unused sub: Young

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th DECEMBER 1967

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Greenhoff 15', Gray 38', Hunter 88')

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 2 (Ritchie 65', Whitham 79')

Attendance: 36,409

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Lorimer

Sheffield Wednesday line up: Springett, Smith, Megson, Mobley, Ellis, Branfoot, Witham, Symm, Ritchie, McCalliog, Usher

Unused sub: Young

Referee: D. Corbett

Leeds throw away a 2-0 lead and need a late winner to win the Yorkshire Derby as the curtain comes down on 1967. Jimmy Greenhoff opens the scoring after Mick Jones beats two men on the left and puts in a cross. The lead is increased through an Eddie Gray header but John Ritchie pulls a goal back. Jack Whitman then beats Gary Sprake with a low drive but Leeds press and win the game with a Norman Hunter thunderbolt.

SATURDAY 6th JANUARY 1968

DIVISION ONE

FULHAM 0

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Greenhoff 3', 27', 71', Jones 12', 47')

Attendance: 24,419

Fulham line up: Macedo, Conway, Dempsey (Ryan xx'), Brown, Callaghan, Pearson, Haynes, Earle, Clarke, Gilroy, Barrett

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Madeley

Referee: R. Pritchard

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 10th JANUARY 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 2nd LEG

HIBERNIAN 1 (Stein 4')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton 87')

Leeds United win 2-1 on aggregate

Attendance: 40,503

Hibernian line up: Wilson, Duncan, Davis, Stanton, Madsen, McGraw, Scott, Quinn, Stein, Cormack, Stevenson

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Madeley, Hibbitt

Referee: C. Thomas

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th JANUARY 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Lorimer 9', Madeley 12', 46', Hibbitt 68', Jones 85')

SOUTHAMPTON 0

Attendance: 31,474

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Hibbitt

Unused sub: Belfitt

Southampton line up: Martin, Webb, Jones, Gabriel, Paton, Walker, Paine, Channon, Davies, Byrne, Saul

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: G. Hill

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 17th JANUARY 1968

LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINAL, 1st LEG

DERBY COUNTY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles penalty 65')

Attendance: 31,904

Derby County line up: Matthews, Daniel, Richardson, Webster, Saxton, Stewart, Barker, O'Hare, Hector, Durban

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: R. Pritchard

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th JANUARY 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 46', Giles penalty 55')

EVERTON 0

Attendance: 44,119

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Madeley

Everton line up: West, Wright, Wilson, Kendall (Kenyon xx'), Labone, Harvey, Husband, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Trebilcock

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 27th JANUARY 1968

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton 51', Lorimer 59')

DERBY COUNTY 0

Attendance: 39,753

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton (Madeley 78'), Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Derby County line up: Matthews, Daniel, Richardson, Webster, Saxton, McFarland, Hughes, Stewart, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: Durban

Referee: L. Hamer

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 3rd FEBRUARY 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEICESTER CITY 2 (Stringfellow 1', Large 72')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles 62', Madeley 75')

Attendance: 30,081

Leicester City line up: Shilton, Rodrigues, Bell, Sjoberg, Cross, Nish, Roberts, Large, Gibson, Fern, Stringfellow

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 7th FEBRUARY 1968

LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINAL, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Belfitt 13', 67', Gray 44')

DERBY COUNTY 2 (Hector 12', Stewart 90')

Leeds United win 4-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 29,367

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (Bates 85'), Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Belfitt, Giles, Gray

Derby County line up: Matthews, Daniel, Richardson, Webster, Waller, Stewart, Barker, O'Hare, Hector, Durban

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow. Giles misses a penalty on 60 minutes.

SATURDAY 10th FEBRUARY 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 4', 48')

WEST HAM UNITED 1 (Dear 43')

Attendance: 41,814

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Belfitt, Giles, Gray (Hibbitt xx')

West Ham United line up: Ferguson, Bonds, Lampard, Peters, Cushley, Moore, Dear, Bennett, Brooking, Hurst, Sissons

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: W. Handley

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 17th FEBRUARY 1968

FA CUP 4th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 23', Giles penalty 41')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Baxter 8')

Attendance: 51,739

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Nottingham Forest line up: Grummitt, Hindley, Winfield, Hennessey, McKinlay, Newton, Lyons, Baxter, Wignall, Baker, Moore

Unused sub: Chapman

Referee: J. Taylor

Match report to follow. Gary Sprake left the field injured after five minutes. Norman Hunter went in goal until Sprake returned following treatment on an injured knee.

SATURDAY 2nd MARCH 1968

LEAGUE CUP FINAL

ARSENAL 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cooper 17')

Played at Wembley

Attendance: 97,887

Arsenal line up: Furnell, Storey, McNab, McLintock, Ure, Simpson, Radford, Jenkins (Neill xx'), Graham, Sammels, Armstrong

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Giles, Gray (Belfitt 75')

Referee: L. Hamer

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th MARCH 1968

FA CUP 5th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 34', Lorimer 45')

BRISTOL CITY 0

Attendance: 55,763

Leeds United line up: Sprake (sent off 86'), Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles (Madeley 50'), Hibbitt

Bristol City line up: Gibson, Jacobs, Briggs, Wimshurst, Connor, Parr, Sharpe, Garland, Galley, Quigley, Crowe

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: A. Dimond

Match report to follow. After Gary Sprake is sent off, Peter Lorimer takes over in goal.

WEDNESDAY 13th MARCH 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner xx')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1 (Newton xx')

Attendance: 32,508

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Bates (Madeley xx'), Hibbitt

Nottingham Forest line up: Williamson, Chapman, McKinlay, Winfield, Hindley, Hennessey, Newton, Baxter, Hilley, Lyons, Baker

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th MARCH 1968

DIVISION ONE

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Robson 50')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hunter 88')

Attendance: 45,190

Newcastle United line up: Marshall, Burton, Clark, Elliott, McNamee, Moncur, Sinclair, Scott, Davies, Iley, Robson

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Belfitt, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 20th MARCH 1968

DIVISION ONE

CHELSEA 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 47,470

Chelsea line up: Bonetti, Thomson, McCreadie, Boyle, Webb, Harris, Cooke, Hollins, Osgood, Birchenall, Tambling

Unused sub: Houseman

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: H. New

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd MARCH 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles 52', Charlton 67')

MANCHESTER CITY 0

Attendance: 51,818

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Hibbitt (Madeley 46')

Manchester City line up: Mulhearn, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Heslop, Oakes, Lee, Bell, Summerbee, Young, Coleman

Unused sub: Kennedy

Referee: D. Lyden

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 26th MARCH 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 1st LEG

GLASGOW RANGERS 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 80,000

Glasgow Rangers line up: Sorensen, Johansen, Mathieson, Greig, McKinnon, D. Smith, Henderson, A. Smith, Ferguson, Johnston, Persson

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff (Belfitt 3'), Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Harvey, Hibbitt

Referee: G. Dienst

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th MARCH 1968

FA CUP 6th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 12')

SHEFFIELD UNITED 0

Attendance: 48,322

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles, O'Grady

Unused sub: Belfitt

Sheffield United line up: Hodgkinson, Badger, B. Shaw, Munks, Mallender, Barlow, Woodward, Carlin, Addison, T. Wagstaff, Reece

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 6th APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Madeley 47', Giles penalty 48', penalty 74')

SHEFFIELD UNITED 0

Attendance: 31,039

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Sheffield United line up: Hodgkinson, Badger, B. Shaw, Munks, Mallender, Barlow, Woodward, Carlin, Addison, T. Wagstaff, Currie

Unused sub: Salmons

Referee: D. Lyden

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 9th APRIL 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles penalty 25', Lorimer 31')

GLASGOW RANGERS 0

Leeds United win 2-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 50,948

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Lorimer

Unused subs: Edmonds, Belfitt, Hibbitt

Glasgow Rangers line up: Sorensen, Johansen, Mathieson, Greig, McKinnon, D. Smith, Henderson, Willoughby (Penman xx'), Ferguson, Johnston, Persson

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: K. Tschenscher

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 12th APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Greaves xx', Chivers xx')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley xx')

Attendance: 56,597

Tottenham Hotspur line up: Jennings, Beal, Knowles, Mullery, England, Mackay (Robertson xx'), Gilzean, Greaves, Chivers, Venables, Jones

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: R. Prichard

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

COVENTRY CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Hibbitt 69')

Attendance: 38,778

Coventry City line up: Glazier, Bruck, Cattlin, Machin, Setters, Clements, Baker, Hunt (Hill xx'), Martin, Tudor, Carr

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles (Belfitt xx'), Hibbitt

Referee: H. Davey

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 17th APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer penalty 64')

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

Attendance: 36,409

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles (Greenhoff xx'), Gray

Tottenham Hotspur line up: Jennings, Beal, Knowles, Mullery, England, Mackay, Gilzean (sent off 73'), Greaves, Chivers, Venables, Jones

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: P. Baldwin

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Charlton 18', Madeley 54', Gray penalty 69')

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1 (Lovett 62')

Attendance: 38,334

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Belfitt xx'), Madeley, Jones, Gray, Greenhoff

West Bromwich Albion line up: Osborne, Fairfax, Williams, Brown, Talbut, Fraser, Stephens, Lovett, Krzywicki, Collard, Rees

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 23rd APRIL 1968

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 3 (Dobing 35', 44', 64')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Greenhoff 56', Charlton 62')

Attendance: 23,999

Stoke City line up: Banks, Skeels, Allen, Elder, Bloor, Stevenson, Mahoney, Eastham, Dobing, Vernon, Burrows

Unused sub: Bentley

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Madeley, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: D. Brady

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 27th APRIL 1968

FA CUP SEMI-FINAL

EVERTON 1 (Morrissey penalty 42')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Played at Old Trafford, Manchester

Attendance: 63,000

Everton line up: West, Wright, Wilson, Jackson, Labone, Harvey, Husband (Young xx'), Kenyon, Royle, Kendall, Morrissey

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Madeley, Jones, Giles, Gray (Greenhoff 63')

Referee: D. Smith

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 1st MAY 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP SEMI-FINAL, 1st LEG

DUNDEE 1 (Wilson 36')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 26')

Attendance: 30,000

Glasgow Rangers line up: Donaldson, R. Wilson, Swan, Murray, Easton, Stewart, Campbell, J. McLean, S. Wilson, G. McLean, Kinninmonth

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Madeley, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Edmonds, Belfitt, Bates

Referee: Schulenberg

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 4th MAY 1968

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 15')

LIVERPOOL 2 (Lawler 84', Graham 85')

Attendance: 44,553

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper (Belfitt 83'), Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Liverpool line up: Lawrence, Lawler, Wall, Smith, Yeats, Strong, Callaghan, Hunt, Hateley (Graham 82'), St John, Thompson

Referee: D. Smith

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 7th MAY 1968

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 4 (Madeley own goal 4', McLintock xx', Gould 72', Johnston 90')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Jones 12', Lorimer 30', Giles xx')

Attendance: 25,043

Arsenal line up: Wilson, McLintock, Storey, Court, Neill, Simpson, Radford, Johnston, Sammels, Gould, Armstrong

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Gray, Lorimer, Belfitt (Greenhoff xx'), Jones, Giles, Hibbitt

Referee: L. Callaghan

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 11th MAY 1968

DIVISION ONE

BURNLEY 3 (O'Neil penalty 22', Lochhead xx', Dobson xx')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 13,247

Burnley line up: Thomson, Angus, Latcham, O'Neil, Merrington, Todd, Morgan, Lochhead, Dobson, Bellamy, Casper (Coates xx')

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Sibbald, Davey, Yorath, Madeley, Gray, Lumsden, Bates, Belfitt, Hibbitt, Johanneson

Unused sub: Hawkins

Referee: K. Howley

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 15th MAY 1968

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP SEMI-FINAL, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Gray xx')

DUNDEE 0

Leeds United win 2-1 on aggregate

Attendance: 23,830

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter, Greenhoff, Lorimer, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt, Bates

Dundee line up: Donaldson, Selway, Houston, Murray, Easton, Stewart, Campbell, McLean. J, Wilson. S, McLean. G, Scott (Stuart)

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: W. Scalks

Match report to follow. The low attendance was due to the closure of the Kop due to building work.

The Inter Cities Fairs Cup Final was played the following season, the information is listed within the game by game records for the 1968-69 season. All the players statistics are counted in the totals for the 1967-68 season.

P W D L F A PTS
Manchester City 42 26 6 10 86 43 58
Manchester United 42 24 8 10 89 55 56
Liverpool 42 22 11 9 71 40 55
LEEDS UNITED 42 22 9 11 71 41 53
Everton 42 23 6 13 67 40 52
Chelsea 42 18 12 12 62 68 48
Tottenham Hotspur 42 19 9 14 70 59 47
West Bromwich Albion 42 17 12 13 75 62 46
Arsenal 42 17 10 15 60 56 44
Newcastle United 42 13 15 14 54 67 41
Nottingham Forest 42 14 11 17 52 64 39
West Ham United 42 14 10 18 73 69 38
Leicester City 42 13 12 17 64 69 38
Burnley 42 14 10 18 64 71 38
Sunderland 42 13 11 18 51 61 37
Southampton 42 13 11 18 66 83 37
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 14 8 20 66 75 36
Stoke City 42 14 7 21 50 73 35
Sheffield Wednesday 42 11 12 19 51 63 34
Coventry City 42 9 15 18 51 71 33
Sheffield United 42 11 10 21 49 70 32
Fulham 42 10 7 25 56 98 27