SHERIDAN DICTATES

GAME BY GAME: 1970-71

INTER-CITIES FAIRS CUP WINNERS

SATURDAY 15th AUGUST 1970

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 22')

Attendance: 59,365

Manchester United line up: Stepney, Edwards, Dunne, Crerand, Ure, Sadler, Fitzpatrick, Stiles (Gowling xx'), Charlton, Kidd, Best

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: W. Gow

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 19th AUGUST 1970

DIVISION ONE

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Gray 51', Giles 79')

Attendance: 39,927

Tottenham Hotspur line up: Jennings, Evans, Knowles, Mullery, England, Collins, Gilzean, Perryman, Chivers, Peters, Pearce

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: J. Hunting

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 22nd AUGUST 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles 36', Bremner 61', 82')

EVERTON 2 (Brown 30', Husband 44')

Attendance: 46,718

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Bates

Everton line up: West, K. Wright, Newton, Kendall, Labone, Brown, Husband, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Morrissey

Unused sub: Kenyon

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 26th AUGUST 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles penalty 45', Jones 55', Belfitt 89')

WEST HAM UNITED 0

Attendance: 42,677

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles (Belfitt xx'), Gray

West Ham United line up: Grotier, Bonds, Lampard, Bennett, Stephenson, Moore, Best, Brooking, Hurst, Greaves, Howe

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: J. Taylor

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 29th AUGUST 1970

DIVISION ONE

BURNLEY 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke 1', 38', Jones 8')

Attendance: 26,006

Burnley line up: Waiters, Angus, Merrington, Bellamy, Waldron, Thomson, Thomas, Coates, Probert, Docherty, Kindon

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow. Allan Clarke's first goal was scored after just 21 seconds.

TUESDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

ARSENAL 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 47,749

Arsenal line up: Wilson, Rice, McNab, Kelly (sent off 25'), McLintock, Roberts, Armstrong, Storey, Radford, Kennedy, Graham

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Unused sub: Yorath

Referee: I. Jones

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke 66')

CHELSEA 0

Attendance: 47,662

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Chelsea line up: Bonetti, Mulligan, Harris, Hollins, Dempsey, Webb, Weller, Husdon, Osgood, Hutchinson, Houseman

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: R. Matthewson

Match report to follow.

TUESDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 1970

LEAGUE CUP 2nd ROUND

SHEFFIELD UNITED 1 (Currie 58')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 29,573

Sheffield United line up: Hodgkinson, Badger, Helmsley, Powell, Colquhoun, Addison, Woodward, Tudor, Currie, Reece

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton (Belfitt 54'), Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow. Allan Clarke is carried off after 70 minutes and Leeds finish the game with ten men.

SATURDAY 12th SEPTEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

STOKE CITY 3 (Ritchie 19', 89', Burrows 48')

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 22,592

Stoke City line up: Banks, Skeels, Pejic, Bernard, D. Smith, Bloor, Conroy, Greenhoff, Ritchie, Dobing, Burrows

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Yorath, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray

Unused sub: Hibbitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow. Gary Sprake had to leave the field for eight minutes to receive treatment during the second half. Peter Lorimer took over in goal until Sprake returned.

WEDNESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 1st LEG

SARPSBORG 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 77')

Attendance: 8,769

Sarpsborg line up: Nilsen, Loeken, Woodruff, S. Johansen, Holt, Gjeraugsen, Navestad, Andresen (A. Johansen xx'), Olsen, Spydevold, Kjoenigsen

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Kennedy, Gray, Lorimer, Belfitt, Jones, Bates, Hibbitt

Unused subs: Harvey, Peterson, Rutherford, Edwards, Faulkner

Referee: P. Christopherson

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Giles penalty 38')

SOUTHAMPTON 0

Attendance: 32,713

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

Southampton line up: Martin, Kirkup, Hollywood, Fisher, McGrath, Gabriel (sent off 85'), Payne, Channon, Davies, O'Neill, Jenkins

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: R. Tinkler

Match report to follow. Southampton's Davies misses a 35th minute penalty.

SATURDAY 26th SEPTEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 31,537

Nottingham Forest line up: Barron, Hindley, Winfield, Chapman, O'Kane, Newton, Lyons, Rees, Ingram, Cormack, Hilley (McKenzie xx')

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

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 29th SEPTEMBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 1st ROUND, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Charlton 22', 61', Bremner 71', 88', Lorimer 90')

SARPSBORG 0

Leeds United win 6-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 19,283

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper (Reaney 46'), Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Bates, Gray

Unused subs: Shaw, Kennedy, Hibbitt, Peterson

Sarpsborg line up: Nilsen, Loeken, F. Johansen (Holt xx'), Woodruff, Gjeraugsen, S. Johansen, Kjoenigsen (Melby xx'), Andresen, Olsen, Spydevold, Vanestad

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: M G. Alves

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 3rd OCTOBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer penalty 12', 86')

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

Attendance: 36,498

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Gray (Hibbitt 15')

Huddersfield Town line up: Poole, Jones, Hutt, Nicholson, Ellam, Clarke, Smith, Chapman, Worthington, McGill, Dobson

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 10th OCTOBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Suggett 20', McVitie 80')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Jones 4', Clarke 49')

Attendance: 37,355

West Bromwich Albion line up: Cumbes, Minton, Merrick, Brown, Talbut, Kaye, McVitie, Suggett, Astle, Hope, Hartford

Unused sub: Cantello

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Bates, Madeley

Unused sub: Davey

Referee: F. Nicholson

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 17th OCTOBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton 9', Belfitt 49')

MANCHESTER UNITED 2 (Fitzpatrick 60', Charlton 86')

Attendance: 50,190

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

Manchester United line up: Rimmer, Edwards, Dunne, Fitzpatrick, Ure, Stiles (Sartori xx'), Burns, Best, Charlton, Kidd, Aston

Referee: D. Smith

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 21st OCTOBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer penalty 57')

DYNAMO DRESDEN 0

Attendance: 21,292

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Belfitt (Galvin xx'), Madeley

Unused subs: Shaw, Hibbitt, Edwards, Kennedy

Dynamo Dresden line up: Kallenbach, Ganzera, Dorner, Sammer, Kern, Haustein, Ziegler, Kreische, Hemp, Heidler, Richter

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: A. Delacourt

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 24th OCTOBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

DERBY COUNTY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke 53', Lorimer 66')

Attendance: 32,797

Derby County line up: Green, Webster, Robson, Hennessey, McFarland, Mackay, McGovern, Gemmill, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: Daniel

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Belfitt, Madeley

Unused sub: Kennedy

Referee: A. Oliver

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 31st OCTOBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Charlton 2', Giles 65')

COVENTRY CITY 0

Attendance: 31,670

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Bates

Coventry City line up: Glazier, Coop, Smith, Clements, Blockley, Strong, Hunt, Carr, Martin, O'Rourke, Mortimer

Unused sub: Joicey

Referee: K. Walker

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 4th NOVEMBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 2nd ROUND, 2nd LEG

DYNAMO DRESDEN 2 (Hemp 14', Kreische 63')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Jones 60')

Aggregate scores 2-2, Leeds United win on the away goals rule

Attendance: 35,000

Dynamo Dresden line up: Kallenbach, Ganzera, Dorner, Sammer, Haustein, Ziegler, Hemp, Kreische, Riedel (Geyer 75', sent off 79'), Richter, Sachse (Heidler xx')

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Madeley, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Bates (sent off 79')

Unused subs: Harvey, Belfitt, Yorath, Reaney, Galvin

Referee: F. Marschall

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 7th NOVEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Sewell 88')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 52')

Attendance: 37,963

Crystal Palace line up: J. Jackson, Sewell, Wall, Payne, McCormick, Blyth, A. Taylor, Scott, Queen, Birchenall, Tambling

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 14th NOVEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Madeley 19', Giles 57', Charlton 83')

BLACKPOOL 1 (Craven 54')

Attendance: 32,921

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Reaney

Blackpool line up: Thomson, Armfield, Bentley, Johnston, James, Alcock, Pickering, Green, Craven, Wann, Hutchison

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 18th NOVEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Madeley xx', Clarke xx', Giles penalty 89', Lorimer 90')

STOKE CITY 1 (Conroy 16')

Attendance: 30,549

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones (Belfitt xx'), Giles, Madeley

Stoke City line up: Banks, Marsh, Pejic, Bernard, Smith. D, Bloor, Conroy, Skeels, Greenhoff, Eastham (Mahoney xx'), Burrows

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 21st NOVEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2 (Gould 22', Curran 46')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke 12', Holsgrove own goal 34', Madeley 43')

Attendance: 23,963

Wolverhampton Wanderers line up: Parkes, Shaw, Holsgrove, Bailey, Munro, McAlle, McCalliog, Hibbitt (Lutton 67'), Gould, Curran, Richards

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Davey, Cooper, Madeley, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones (Belfitt 46'), Giles, Bates

Referee: C. Nicholls

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 28th NOVEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke 55')

MANCHESTER CITY 0

Attendance: 43,511

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Bates, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Belfitt

Manchester City line up: Corrigan, Book, Pardoe, Doyle, Heslop, Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Lee, Towers, Mann

Unused sub: Bowyer

Referee: A. Dimond

Match report to follow. Johnny Giles fires a penalty wide after 30 minutes.

WEDNESDAY 2nd DECEMBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 6 (Clarke 19', Chovanec own goal 24', Bremner 26', Gray 28', 36', Charlton 54')

SPARTA PRAGUE 0

Attendance: 25,843

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt (Reaney 21'), Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Harvey, Hibbitt, Kennedy, Davey

Sparta Prague line up: Kramerius, Melichar, Migas, Kessel, Urban, Chovanec, Vesely (Ulciny xx'), Gogoh, Masek (Semendak xx'), Jurkanin, Vrana

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: K. Brouwer

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 5th DECEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LIVERPOOL 1 (Toshack 51')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Madeley 50')

Attendance: 51,357

Liverpool line up: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Hall, McLaughlin, Heighway, Toshack, Thompson

Unused sub: Ross

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

Referee: P. Partridge

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 9th DECEMBER 1970

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 3rd ROUND, 2nd LEG

SPARTA PRAGUE 2 (Barton 65', Urban 80')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Gray 12', Clarke 31', Belfitt 33')

Leeds United win 9-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 30,000

Sparta Prague line up: Brabec, Melichar, Migas, Kessel, Urban, Chovanec, Vesely, Barton, Masek, Jurkanin, Vrana

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake (Harvey 46'), Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Madeley, Hunter (Yorath 46'), Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Bates, Gray

Unused subs: Hibbitt, Davey, Kennedy

Referee: A. Angonese

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 12th DECEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

IPSWICH TOWN 0

Attendance: 29,675

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray (Reaney 30')

Ipswich Town line up: Sivell, Hammond, Mills, Morris, Baxter, Bell, Robertson, Viljoen, Clarke, McNeil, Hill

Unused sub: Collard

Referee: D. Pugh

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 19th DECEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

EVERTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton 11')

Attendance: 47,393

Everton line up: Rankin, Wright, H. Newton, Kendall, Kenyon, Harvey, Whittle, Ball, Royle, Hurst, Morrissey

Unused sub: Brown

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: D. Turner

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 26th DECEMBER 1970

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles penalty 40', penalty 85', Clarke 70')

NEWCASTLE UNITED 0

Attendance: 46,758

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

Newcastle United line up: Burleigh, Craig, Clark, Gibb, McNamee, Moncur, Robson, Dyson, Davies, Young, Ford

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: J. Thacker

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 9th JANUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke 17')

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 2 (Chivers 2', 72')

Attendance: 43,907

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

Unused sub: Bates

Tottenham Hotspur line up: Jennings, Kinnear, Knowles, Mullery, Collins, Naylor, Gilzean, Perryman, Chivers, Peters, Neighbour (Pearce xx')

Referee: W. Gow

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 11th JANUARY 1971

FA CUP 3rd ROUND

ROTHERHAM UNITED 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 24,000

Rotherham United line up: Tunks, Houghton, Leigh, Hudson, Hague, Swift, Womble, Lill, Fantham, Bentley (Phillips 77'), Mullen

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

Unused sub: Bates

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 16th JANUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

WEST HAM UNITED 2 (Eustace 80', Brooking 83')

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Giles 33', Hunter 66', Belfitt 85')

Attendance: 34,396

West Ham United line up: Grotier, McDowell, Lampard, Bonds, Taylor, Howe, Redknapp, Lindsay, Hurst, Brooking, Eustace

Unused sub: Best

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones (Belfitt xx'), Giles, Madeley

Referee: V. Batty

Upton Park sees a late goal rush as Leeds win in the Capital. Johnny Giles opens the scoring with a left foot shot inside the far post and a brilliant 20 yard strike from Norman Hunter makes it 2-0. The game looks comfortable until the final ten minutes when Leeds fall asleep at the back to allow Peter Eustace and Trevor Brooking to level the scores. However, there is still time for substitute Rod Belfitt to grab a late winner.

MONDAY 18th JANUARY 1971

FA CUP 3rd ROUND, REPLAY

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Lorimer 27', 56', Giles 65')

ROTHERHAM UNITED 2 (Womble, 32', Bentley, 35')

Attendance: 36,890

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper (Bates 16'), Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Belfitt, Giles, Madeley

Rotherham United line up: Tunks, Houghton, Leigh, Hudson, Hague, Swift, Womble, Lill, Fantham (Phillips 74'), Bentley, Mullen

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 23rd JANUARY 1971

FA CUP 4th ROUND

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Jones 15', 65', 76', Clarke 30')

SWINDON TOWN 0

Attendance: 36,895

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Davey, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Galvin 77'), Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Swindon Town line up: Downsborough, Thomas, Trollope, Butler, Burrows, Harland, Porter, Gough, Horsfield, Noble, Rogers

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 30th JANUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

MANCHESTER CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Clarke 10', Charlton 29')

Attendance: 43,517

Manchester City line up: Corrigan, Book, Mann, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Heslop, Bell, Lee, Carradus (Bowyer xx'), Jeffries

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton (Belfitt xx'), Hunter, Madeley, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Yorath

Referee: K. Howley

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 6th FEBRUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 0

LIVERPOOL 1 (Hunter own goal 2')

Attendance: 48,425

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Madeley, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Galvin (Yorath xx')

Liverpool line up: Clemence, Lawler, Yeats, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Boersma (Callaghan 73'), McLaughlin, Heighway, Toshack, Hall

Referee: C. Thomas

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th FEBRUARY 1971

FA CUP 5th ROUND

COLCHESTER UNITED 3 (Crawford 18', 25', Simmons 55')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Hunter 60', Giles 73')

Attendance: 16,000

Colchester United line up: Smith, Cram, Hall, Gilchrist, Garvey, Kurila, Lewis, Simmons, Mahon, Crawford, Gibbs

Unused sub: Cook

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: D. Lyden

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th FEBRUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Clarke 19', Madeley 69', Giles penalty 73')

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 0

Attendance: 37,273

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Wolverhampton Wanderers line up: Parkes, Shaw, Parkin, Bailey, Munro, McAlle, McCalliog, Hibbitt, Curran, Richards, Wagstaffe

Unused sub: Taylor

Referee: J. Homewood

Leeds put the cup shock behind them as they beat Wolves at Elland Road. Mick Jones flicks on Peter Lorimer's cross for Allan Clarke to head the first. David Harvey makes a fine save to prevent Jim McCalliog equalising just after half-time and Parkes denies Mick Jones before Paul Madeley doubles the lead and a Johnny Giles penalty give Leeds a resounding victory.

TUESDAY 23rd FEBRUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

IPSWICH TOWN 2 (Hill 3', Viljoen 25')

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Clarke 28', 50', Lorimer 48', Giles penalty 62')

Attendance: 27,264

Ipswich Town line up: Sivell, Hammond, Mills, Morris, Bell, McNeil, Robertson, Viljoen, Clarke, Woods, Hill

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner (Belfitt 25'), Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Bates

Referee: M. Sinclair

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 26th FEBRUARY 1971

DIVISION ONE

COVENTRY CITY 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 48')

Attendance: 40,012

Coventry City line up: Glazier, Smith, Strong, Machin (Alderson xx'), Blockley, Parker, Mortimer, Carr, Joicey, O'Rourke, Clements

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

Referee: N. Burtenshaw

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 6th MARCH 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 75')

DERBY COUNTY 0

Attendance: 36,467

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Davey, Reaney, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Galvin

Derby County line up: Boulton, Webster, Robson, Todd, McFarland, MacKay, McGovern, Gemmill, O'Hare, Hector, Hinton

Unused sub: Durban

Referee: R. Matthewson

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 10th MARCH 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 1st LEG

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Lorimer 19', Giles penalty 75')

VITORIA SETUBAL 1 (Baptista 2')

Attendance: 27,143

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Davey (Yorath 79'), Reaney, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Belfitt, Jones (Jordan 69'), Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Sprake, Galvin, Hibbitt

Vitoria Setubal line up: Torres, Rebelo, Cardoso, Mendes, Carrico, Octavio, Wagner, Maria, Guerreiro, Baptista, Joao

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: G. Mannig

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 13th MARCH 1971

DIVISION ONE

BLACKPOOL 1 (Craven xx')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 46')

Attendance: 27,401

Blackpool line up: Ramsbottom, Alcock, Hatton, Kemp, James, Suddaby, Burns, Green, Craven, Suddick, Hutchison

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: J. Finney

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 20th MARCH 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Giles 43', Lorimer 52')

CRYSTAL PALACE 1 (Birchenall 29')

Attendance: 37,138

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

Crystal Palace line up: Jackson, Payne, Wall, Hoadley, McCormack, Blyth, Wharton (Scott xx'), Kember, Tambling, Birchenall, Taylor

Referee: G. Hill

Leeds come from behind to beat Palace at Elland Road. Alan Birchenall puts the visitors ahead when he sweeps a shot past David Harvey just before the half hour. The Whites are level just before the break when John Giles' shot from 30 yards out, goes in off the post. Peter Lorimer grabs the winner from 10 yards out after Palace fail to clear.

WEDNESDAY 24th MARCH 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP 4th ROUND, 2nd LEG

VITORIA SETUBAL 1 (Baptista 84')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 17')

Leeds United win 3-2 on aggregate

Attendance: 30,000

Vitoria Setubal line up: Torres, Conceicao (Arcaujo xx'), Cardoso, Mendes, Rebelo, Octavio, Maria, Wagner, Baptista, Guerreiro, Joao

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Harvey (Sprake 82'), Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Yorath, Davey, Galvin, Belfitt

Referee: R. Marendaz

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 27th MARCH 1971

DIVISION ONE

CHELSEA 3 (Houseman 6', 82', Osgood 17')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Cooper 78')

Attendance: 58,452

Chelsea line up: Phillips, Harris, McCreadie, Hollins, Dempsey, Webb, Baldwin, Hudson, Osgood, Cooke, Houseman

Unused sub: Weller

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused sub: Belfitt

Referee: L. Callaghan

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 3rd APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 4 (Clarke 7', 41', 71', 82')

BURNLEY 0

Attendance: 31,192

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones (Belfitt xx'), Giles, Madeley

Burnley line up: Waiters, Docherty, Latcham, Nulty, Probert, Dobson, Casper, Coates, Fletcher, Bellamy, Kindon

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 10th APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

NEWCASTLE UNITED 1 (Tudor 69')

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Lorimer 82')

Attendance: 49,640

Newcastle United line up: McFaul, Craggs, Clark, Gibb, McNamee, Moncur, Foggon, Tudor, Dyson, Smith, Young

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates (Belfitt xx'), Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Referee: A. Morrissey

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 12th APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0

LEEDS UNITED 0

Attendance: 43,011

Huddersfield Town line up: D. Lawson, Clarke, Hutt (Barry 70'), Nicholson, Ellam, Cherry, Smith, Mahoney, Worthington, McGill, J. Lawson

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer (Belfitt 8'), Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 14th APRIL 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP SEMI-FINAL, 1st LEG

LIVERPOOL 0

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Bremner 63')

Attendance: 52,877

Liverpool line up: Clemence, Lawler, Lindsay, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Callaghan (Graham 68'), Evans (Thompson 70'), Heighway, Toshack, Hall

Unused subs: Lawrence, Yeats, Ross

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney (Davey 83'), Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Harvey, Jordan, Galvin, Faulkner

Referee: J. Dorpmans

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 17th APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke 86')

WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 (Brown 20', Astle 72')

Attendance: 36,812

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bates (Davey xx'), Charlton, Hunter, Bremner, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

West Bromwich Albion line up: Cumbes, Hughes, Merrick, Lovett, Wile, Kaye, Suggett, Brown, Astle, Hope, Hartford

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: R. Tinkler

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 24th APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

SOUTHAMPTON 0

LEEDS UNITED 3 (Hollywood own goal 40', Jones 43', 88')

Attendance: 30,001

Southampton line up: Martin, Kirkup, Hollywood, Fisher, McGrath, Gabriel, Paine, Channon, Davies, O'Neil, Jenkins

Unused sub: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Clarke (Jordan xx'), Jones, Giles, Gray

Referee: unknown

Match report to follow.

MONDAY 26th APRIL 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Charlton, 89')

ARSENAL 0

Attendance: 48,350

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Gray

Unused sub: Reaney

Arsenal line up: Wilson, Rice, McNab, Storey, McLintock, Simpson, Armstrong, Graham, Radford, Kennedy, George

Unused sub: unknown

Referee: N. Burtenshaw

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 28th APRIL 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP SEMI-FINAL, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 0

LIVERPOOL 0

Leeds United win 1-0 on aggregate

Attendance: 40,462

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Madeley, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Bates, Clarke (Reaney 46'), Jones (Jordan 53'), Giles, Gray

Unused subs: Shaw, Belfitt, Yorath

Liverpool line up: Clemence, Lawler, Yeats, Smith, Lloyd, Hughes, Callaghan, Thompson, Heighway, Toshack, Hall

Unused subs: Lawrence, McLaughlin, Ross, Evans, Graham

Referee: T. Wharton

Match report to follow.

SATURDAY 1st MAY 1971

DIVISION ONE

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Bremner 25', Lorimer 42')

NOTTINGHAM FOREST 0

Attendance: 43,083

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

Nottingham Forest line up: Barron, Hindley, Winfield, Chapman, O'Kane, Fraser, Jackson, Richardson, McKenzie, Cormack, Storey-Moore (Rees 60')

Referee: J. Taylor

Match report to follow.

FRIDAY 28th MAY 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 1st LEG

JUVENTUS 2 (Bettega 27', Capello 60')

LEEDS UNITED 2 (Madeley 48', Bates 77')

Attendance: 45,000

Juventus line up: Piloni, Spinosi, Marchetti, Furino, Morini, Salvadore, Haller, Causio, Anastasi (Novellini xx'), Capello, Bettega

Unused subs: unknown

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones (Bates 73'), Giles, Madeley

Unused subs: Harvey, Yorath, Belfitt

Referee: L. Van Ravens

Match report to follow.

WEDNESDAY 2nd JUNE 1971

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP FINAL, 2nd LEG

LEEDS UNITED 1 (Clarke 12')

JUVENTUS 1 (Anastasi 19')

Aggregate scores 3-3, Leeds United win on the away goals rule

Attendance: 40,483

Leeds United line up: Sprake, Reaney, Cooper, Bremner, Charlton, Hunter, Lorimer, Clarke, Jones, Giles, Madeley (Bates 56')

Unused subs: Harvey, Gray, Yorath, Belfitt

Juventus line up: Tancredi, Spinosi, Marchetti, Furino, Morini, Salvadore, Haller, Causio, Anastasi (Novellini xx'), Capello, Bettega

Unused subs: unknown

Referee: R. Glockner

Match report to follow.

P W D L F A PTS
Arsenal 42 29 7 6 71 29 65
LEEDS UNITED 42 27 10 5 72 30 64
Tottenham Hotspur 42 19 14 9 54 33 52
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 22 8 12 64 54 52
Liverpool 42 17 17 8 42 24 51
Chelsea 42 18 15 9 52 42 51
Southampton 42 17 12 13 56 44 46
Manchester United 42 16 11 15 65 66 43
Derby County 42 16 10 16 56 54 42
Coventry City 42 16 10 16 37 38 42
Manchester City 42 12 17 13 47 42 41
Newcastle United 42 14 13 15 44 46 41
Stoke City 42 12 13 17 44 48 37
Everton 42 12 13 17 54 60 37
Huddersfield Town 42 11 14 17 40 49 36
Nottingham Forest 42 14 8 20 42 61 36
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 15 17 58 75 35
Crystal Palace 42 12 11 19 39 57 35
Ipswich Town 42 12 10 20 42 48 34
West Ham United 42 10 14 18 47 60 34
Burnley 42 7 13 22 29 63 27
Blackpool 42 4 15 23 34 66 23