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
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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 1954-1955:

Comp.DateOpponentsScoreScorersTeamOpponents' ScorersCrowdHalf-Time Score

CL 1/42

21-08-1954

Burnley (h)

1-5 (L)

Lydon (5')

Team

McKay 3 Alexander Stephenson

Unknown

1-1

CL 2/42

23-08-1954

Sheffield United (a)

1-4 (L)

Forrest

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 3/42

28-08-1954

Preston North End (a)

1-8 (L)

Webb (pen)

Team

Jones 4 Evans 2 Dunn Mollatt(og)

Unknown

Unknown

CL 4/42

01-09-1954

Sheffield United (h)

2-0 (W)

Lydon Walker (og)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 5/42

04-09-1954

Bury (h)

4-4 (D)

Nightingale 2 Iggleden Jack (og)

Team

Hitchen 2 Fletcher 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 6/42

06-09-1954

Stoke City (a)

1-3 (L)

Harris

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 7/42

11-09-1954

Huddersfield Town (a)

2-2 (D)

Webb Flynn

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 8/42

15-09-1954

Stoke City (h)

0-2 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 9/42

18-09-1954

Manchester City (a)

2-3 (L)

Webb Iggleden

Team

Bourne Crossan 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 10/42

25-09-1954

Newcastle United (h)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 11/42

02-10-1954

West Bromwich Albion (a)

2-3 (L)

Webb (43') Burden (75')

Team

Hodgkisson (19') Kevan (51') Jackson (58')

Unknown

1-1

CL 12/42

09-10-1954

Bolton Wanderers (h)

0-2 (L)

Team

Stevens Allcock

Unknown

Unknown

CL 13/42

16-10-1954

Blackburn Rovers (a)

2-2 (D)

Knott Burden

Team

Leaver 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 14/42

23-10-1954

Blackpool (h)

1-3 (L)

Smith

Team

Stephenson 2 Durie

2,701

Unknown

CL 15/42

30-10-1954

Derby County (a)

5-5 (D)

Vickers Lydon 2 Webb Smith

Team

Dunn 3 Harrison Lee

Unknown

Unknown

CL 16/42

06-11-1954

Sheffield Wednesday (h)

4-2 (W)

Webb 4 (15', 35', 36', 62' Pen)

Team

Marriott (18') Sewell (60')

Unknown

3-1

CL 17/42

13-11-1954

Chesterfield (a)

2-1 (W)

Smith Webb

Team

McGoldrick (1')

Unknown

1-1

CL 18/42

20-11-1954

Wolverhampton Wanderers (h)

1-3 (L)

Smith

Team

McDonald 2 (30', 87') Taylor(47')

Unknown

0-1

CL 19/42

27-11-1954

Aston Villa (a)

2-1 (W)

Vickers (80') Lydon (89')

Team

Chapman (44')

Unknown

0-1

CL 20/42

04-12-1954

Liverpool (h)

2-1 (W)

Lydon 2 (30', 35')

Team

R. Campbell (55')

Unknown

2-0

CL 21/42

11-12-1954

Manchester United (a)

3-6 (L)

Smith Iggleden Flynn

Team

Lewis 4 Whelan 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 22/42

18-12-1954

Burnley (a)

1-4 (L)

Vickers (42')

Team

Shackleton 2 (5', 38') Cargill 2 (21', 56')

Unknown

1-3

CL 23/42

24-12-1954

Everton (a)

0-3 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 24/42

27-12-1954

Everton (h)

1-1 (D)

Smith

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 25/42

01-01-1955

Preston North End (h)

1-0 (W)

Lydon

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 26/42

15-01-1955

Bury (a)

0-2 (L)

Team

McIlvenny Williams

Unknown

Unknown

CL 27/42

05-02-1955

Manchester City (h)

1-2 (L)

Smith

Team

Anders Phoenix

Unknown

Unknown

CL 28/42

16-02-1955

Huddersfield Town (h)

2-0 (W)

Smith Iggleden

Team

Unknown

Unknown

CL 29/42

23-02-1955

West Bromwich Albion (h)

2-3 (L)

Iggleden Lydon

Team

Crowshaw Nicholls Jackson

Unknown

Unknown

CL 30/42

05-03-1955

Blackburn Rovers (h)

0-4 (L)

Team

Brown McLean Douglas Leaver

Unknown

Unknown

CL 31/42

09-03-1955

Newcastle United (a)

2-2 (D)

Overfield Smith

Team

Monkhouse 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 32/42

12-03-1955

Blackpool (a)

0-4 (L)

Team

Mortensen 2 Smith Shimwell

Unknown

Unknown

CL 33/42

19-03-1955

Derby County (h)

2-1 (W)

Iggleden Marsden

Team

Dunn

Unknown

Unknown

CL 34/42

23-03-1955

Bolton Wanderers (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 35/42

02-04-1955

Chesterfield (h)

3-0 (W)

Smith 2 (30', ?') Iggleden (35')

Team

Unknown

2-0

CL 36/42

08-04-1955

Barnsley (a)

1-1 (D)

Smith

Team

Holmes

Unknown

Unknown

CL 37/42

09-04-1955

Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)

0-5 (L)

Team

Middleton 2 (1', 39') Mullen 2 (10', 15') McDonald (74")

Unknown

0-4

CL38/42

12-04-1955

Barnsley (h)

0-2 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 39/42

16-04-1955

Aston Villa (h)

0-1 (L)

Team

Pace

Unknown

0-0

CL 40/42

23-04-1954

Liverpool (a)

1-1 (D)

McCall (38')

Team

Scroggins

Unknown

1-0

CL 41/42

30-04-1955

Manchester United (h)

2-1 (W)

Colbridge Iggleden

Team

Lewis

Unknown

Unknown

CL 42/42

02-05-1955

Sheffield Wednesday (a)

1-1 (D)

Unknown

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Central League 1954-55: Position 20th

Pos.TeamPlayedWonDrawnLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints

1

Bolton Wanderers

42

26

7

9

70

28

59

2

Manchester United

42

25

5

12

96

52

55

3

Wolverhampton Wanderers

42

24

7

11

90

49

55

4

Burnley

42

22

8

12

94

59

52

5

Preston North End

42

23

5

14

85

53

51

6

Everton

42

21

9

12

72

46

51

7

Blackpool

42

22

7

13

85

61

51

8

Newcastle United

42

19

6

17

69

64

44

9

Liverpool

42

17

10

15

74

81

44

10

West Bromwich Albion

42

17

9

16

79

76

43

11

Manchester City

42

18

7

17

78

81

43

12

Stoke City

42

19

5

18

69

78

43

13

Huddersfield Town

42

18

7

17

73

86

43

14

Aston Villa

42

17

7

18

68

75

41

15

Blackburn Rovers

42

15

9

18

78

82

39

16

Barnsley

42

15

9

18

55

62

39

17

Sheffield United

42

15

6

21

65

71

36

18

Sheffield Wednesday

42

14

8

20

68

83

36

19

Bury

42

14

7

21

74

80

35

20

Leeds United

42

10

9

23

58

100

29

21

Derby County

42

7

9

26

47

100

23

22

Chesterfield

42

3

6

33

42

122

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