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 1959-1960:

Comp.DateOpponentsScoreScorersTeamOpponents' ScorersCrowdHalf-Time Score

CL 1/42

22-08-1959

Burnley (a)

0-1 (L)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 2/42

25-08-1959

Preston North End (h)

1-2 (L)

Francis

Team

Milne Lambert

Unknown

Unknown

CL 3/42

29-08-1959

Huddersfield Town (h)

1-2 (L)

Mitchell (pen)

Team

Sinclair 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 4/42

01-09-1959

Preston North End (a)

0-3 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 5/42

05-09-1959

Bury (h)

1-5 (L)

Shackleton

Team

Bartley 2 Holden Pollit McInnes

Unknown

Unknown

CL 6/42

09-09-1959

Manchester United (h)

4-8 (L)

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Team

Dawson 4 Giles 3 Morgans

Unknown

Unknown

CL 7/42

12-09-1959

Barnsley (a)

1-3 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 8/42

14-09-1959

Manchester United (a)

3-4 (L)

Humphries Jones Wilson

Team

G. Smith Chisnall Lawton 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 9/42

19-09-1959

West Bromwich Albion (h)

2-1 (W)

Peyton Hawksby

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 10/42

26-09-1959

Newcastle United (a)

0-5 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 11/42

03-10-1959

Sheffield United (h)

2-4 (L)

Jones 2

Team

Gould Laverty Hodgson Hamilton

Unknown

Unknown

CL 12/42

10-10-1959

Bolton Wanderers (a)

0-5 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 13/42

17-10-1959

Chesterfield (h)

2-2 (D)

Mitchell (pen) Peyton

Team

Lewis Glossop

Unknown

Unknown

CL 14/42

31-10-1959

Sheffield Wednesday (h)

0-0 (D)

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 15/42

07-11-1959

Aston Villa (a)

0-6 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 16/42

14-11-1959

Stoke City (h)

1-4 (L)

Mitchell (pen)

Team

Bentley 2 Ward (D) 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 17/42

21-11-1959

Manchester City (a)

2-4 (L)

Unknown Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 18/42

28-11-1959

Everton (h)

1-2 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 19/42

05-12-1959

Blackpool (a)

0-6 (L)

Team

Green 3 Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 20/42

12-12-1959

Blackburn Rovers (h)

4-1 (W)

Kilford Bremner Jones Francis

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 21/42

19-12-1959

Burnley (h)

4-3 (W)

Francis Bremner Kilford (pen) McConnell

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 22/42

26-12-1959

Derby County (a)

1-2 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 23/42

28-12-1959

Derby County (h)

1-1 (D)

Kilford (pen)

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 24/42

02-01-1960

Huddersfield Town (a)

0-0 (D)

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 25/42

09-01-1960

Liverpool (h)

1-3 (L)

Caldwell

Team

Carlin (5') Morris (10') Liddell

Unknown

Unknown

CL 26/42

16-01-1960

Bury (a)

1-1 (D)

Hawksby

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 27/42

23-01-1960

Barnsley (h)

3-2 (W)

Caine Jones (30') Tarrant

Team

Baxter 2

Unknown

Unknown

CL 28/42

06-02-1960

West Bromwich Albion (a)

0-7 (L)

Team

Whitehouse 4 Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 29/42

13-02-1960

Newcastle United (h)

1-3 (L)

Bremner

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 30/42

27-02-1960

Bolton Wanderers (h)

2-0 (W)

Bremner Mitchell

Team

Unknown

2-0

CL 31/42

05-03-1960

Chesterfield (a)

0-0 (D)

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 32/42

12-03-1960

Wolverhampton Wanderers (h)

1-2 (L)

Howieson

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 33/42

19-03-1960

Sheffield Wednesday (a)

0-2 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 34/42

22-03-1960

Sheffield United (a)

2-5 (L)

Howieson 2

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 35/42

26-03-1960

Aston Villa (h)

0-0 (D)

Team

Unknown

0-0

CL 36/42

02-04-1960

Stoke City (a)

0-4 (L)

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 37/42

09-04-1960

Manchester City (h)

2-1 (W)

Howieson Peyton

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 38/42

15-04-1960

Liverpool (a)

1-2 (L)

Unknown

Team

Rawlinson Morrissey

Unknown

Unknown

CL 39/42

16-04-1960

Everton (a)

1-1 (D)

Wright

Team

Boner

Unknown

Unknown

CL 40/42

19-04-1960

Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)

1-1 (D)

Trodden

Team

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

CL 41/42

23-04-1960

Blackpool (h)

1-2 (L)

Howieson

Team

Lea Crawford

Unknown

Unknown

CL 42/42

30-04-1960

Blackburn Rovers (a)

1-3 (L)

Unknown

Team

Unknown Unknown Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Central League 1959-60: Position 22nd

Pos.TeamPlayedWonDrawnLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints

1

Manchester United

42

26

8

8

114

69

60

2

Liverpool

42

20

14

8

100

59

54

3

Sheffield United

42

22

10

10

81

65

54

4

Wolverhampton Wanderers

42

21

10

11

90

56

52

5

Stoke City

42

21

9

12

78

54

51

6

Blackburn Rovers

42

21

9

12

85

65

51

7

Sheffield Wednesday

42

21

9

12

74

57

51

8

Newcastle United

42

18

12

12

94

58

48

9

Derby County

42

17

10

15

81

71

44

10

Everton

42

15

13

14

72

62

43

11

Burnley

42

18

7

17

66

68

43

12

West Bromwich Albion

42

18

6

18

83

68

42

13

Manchester City

42

16

8

18

81

88

40

14

Preston North End

42

13

14

15

63

73

40

15

Bury

42

12

14

16

66

70

38

16

Aston Villa

42

14

9

19

84

71

37

17

Huddersfield Town

42

11

15

16

53

76

37

18

Blackpool

42

13

7

22

53

76

33

19

Bolton Wanderers

42

9

11

22

53

97

29

20

Chesterfield

42

8

13

21

48

97

29

21

Barnsley

42

11

5

26

47

113

27

22

Leeds United

42

6

9

27

49

113

21