Leeds United F.C. History
Leeds United F.C. History : Foreword
1919-29 - The Twenties
1930-39 - The Thirties
1939-46 - The War Years
1947-49 - Post War Depression
1949-57 - The Reign of King John
1957-63 - From Charles to Revie
1961-75 - The Revie Years
1975-82 - The Downward Spiral
1982-88 - The Dark Years
1988-96 - The Wilko Years
1996-04 - The Rollercoaster Ride
2004-17 - Down Among The Deadmen
100 Greatest LUFC Players Ever
Greatest Leeds United Games
Players' Profiles
Managers' Profiles
Leeds City F.C. History
Leeds City F.C. Player and Manager Profiles
Leeds United/City Statistics
Leeds United/City Captains
Leeds United/City Friendlies and Other Games
Leeds United/City Reserves and Other Teams

Leeds United 1947-1948:

Comp.DateOpponentsScoreScorersTeamOpponents' ScorersCrowdHalf-Time Score

CL 1/42

23-08-1947

Burnley (a)

1-2 (L)

Wakefield (7')

Team

Harrison Knight (J)

10,425

Unknown

CL 2/42

27-08-1947

Preston North End (h)

1-0 (W)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 3/42

30-08-1947

Huddersfield Town (h)

2-2 (D)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 4/42

03-09-1947

Preston North End (a)

1-1 (D)

Grainger

Team

Corr

Unknown

0-1

CL 5/42

05-09-1947

Bolton Wanderers (h)

1-0 (W)

Bannister (pen)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 6/42

13-09-1947

Liverpool (a)

0-4 (L)

Team

Done 20') Priday (36') Fagan Muir (70')

Unknown

0-3

CL 7/42

17-09-1947

Sheffield United (h)

2-0 (W)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 8/42

20-09-1947

Newcastle United (h)

1-2 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 9/42

22-09-1947

Sheffield United (a)

1-5 (L)

Davison

Team

Jones 3 Nightingale Shaw

Unknown

Unknown

CL 10/42

27-09-1947

Barnsley (a)

1-2 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 11/42

04-10-1947

West Bromwich Albion (h)

4-3 (W)

Hindle 2 Davison Ainsley

Team

Gordon 2 (?', 10') Finch (65')

4,000

Unknown

CL 12/42

11-10-1947

Bury (a)

1-0 (W)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 13/42

18-10-1947

Everton (h)

2-2 (D)

Ainsley (5') Unknown

Team

Dodds (30') Unknown

5,000

1-1

CL 14/42

25-10-1947

Chesterfield (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Swinscoe

Unknown

0-0

CL 15/42

01-11-1947

Wolverhampton Wanderers (h)

1-4 (L)

Windle

Team

Galley Stevenson Buchanan 2

Unknown

0-0

CL 16/42

08-11-1947

Aston Villa (a)

3-1 (W)

Ainsley 2 (25' pen, ?') Clarke (57')

Team

Dixon (55')

Unknown

1-0

CL 17/42

15-11-1947

Sheffield Wednesday (h)

2-0 (W)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 18/42

22-11-1947

Manchester City (a)

6-3 (W)

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 19/42

29-11-1947

Derby County (h)

1-1 (D)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 20/42

06-12-1947

Blackburn Rovers (a)

0-5 (L)

Team

Weir 2 Godwin 3

Unknown

0-1

CL 21/42

13-12-1947

Blackpool (h)

1-6 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

0-4

CL 22/42

20-12-1947

Burnley (h)

1-0 (W)

Windle

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 23/42

25-12-1947

Manchester United (h)

1-1 (D)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 24/42

27-12-1947

Manchester United (a)

0-7 (L)

Team

Hughes 3 Hanlon 3 Cassidy

Unknown

0-4

CL 25/42

03-01-1948

Huddersfield Town (a)

1-0 (W)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 26/42

17-01-1948

Bolton Wanderers (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 27/42

24-01-1948

Stoke City (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 28/42

31-01-1948

Liverpool (h)

1-0 (W)

Windle (30')

Team

Unknown

1-0

CL 29/42

07-02-1948

Newcastle United (a)

2-3 (L)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

11,000

Unknown

CL 30/42

14-02-1948

Barnsley (h)

1-1 (D)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 31/42

21-02-1948

West Bromwich Albion (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

0-0

CL 32/42

28-02-1948

Bury (h)

0-4 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 33/42

06-03-1948

Everton (a)

1-2 (L)

Browning (34')

Team

Stevenson (18') Boyes (42')

Unknown

1-2

CL 34/42

13-03-1948

Chesterfield (h)

0-1 (L)

Team

Bradshaw

Unknown

0-0

CL 35/42

20-03-1948

Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)

0-3 (L)

Team

Mynard 2 Mullen

Unknown

0-0

CL 36/42

26-03-1948

Stoke City (h)

1-3 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 37/42

27-03-1948

Aston Villa (h)

0-3 (L)

Team

Evans (30' pen) Caning Aldred

Unknown

0-1

CL 38/42

03-04-1948

Sheffield Wednesday (a)

2-2 (D)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 39/42

10-04-1948

Manchester City (h)

0-0 (D)

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 40/42

17-04-1948

Derby County (a)

0-5 (L)

Team

McGill 2 Oliver Parry Taft

Unknown

Unknown

CL 41/42

24-04-1948

Blackburn Rovers (h)

2-3 (L)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Mitchell 2 Crossan

Unknown

Unknown

CL 42/42

01-05-1948

Blackpool (a)

3-1 (W)

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

1-0

Central League 1947-48: Position 22nd

Pos.TeamPlayedWonDrawnLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints

1

Newcastle United

42

28

5

9

95

45

61

2

Manchester United

42

24

10

8

86

52

58

3

Wolverhampton Wanderers

42

24

9

9

92

52

57

4

Liverpool

42

24

6

12

103

67

54

5

Everton

42

22

8

12

87

63

52

6

Barnsley

42

18

12

12

82

61

48

7

Aston Villa

42

19

8

15

79

71

46

8

Preston North End

42

17

10

15

60

58

44

9

Burnley

42

18

7

17

57

50

43

10

Blackpool

42

18

7

17

70

66

43

11

Bolton Wanderers

42

17

6

19

77

83

40

12

Huddersfield Town

42

15

9

18

61

73

39

13

Stoke City

42

15

9

18

56

71

39

14

Sheffield Wednesday

42

13

10

19

76

67

36

15

Manchester City

42

12

11

19

65

97

35

16

Blackburn Rovers

42

12

10

20

61

79

34

17

Bury

42

12

9

21

70

76

33

18

Sheffield United

42

14

5

23

71

88

33

19

Chesterfield

42

12

9

21

55

97

33

20

Derby County

42

12

8

22

76

93

32

21

West Bromwich Albion

42

13

6

23

66

98

32

22

Leeds United

42

12

8

22

48

86

32