OzWhite's 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
2018-22 - The El Loco Era: Back Where We Belong
2022-24 - Marsch back to the Championship
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
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Leeds United/City Friendlies and Other Games
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Johnson: John Thomas (John)

1910-1914 (Leeds City Player Details)

Outside Right

Born: Walker, Newcastle-on-Tyne: 00-00-1892

Debut: v Grimsby Town (h): 13-12-1913

Height and Weight: unknown

Johnson started with Bedlington in the North-East League before, according to the Yorkshire Post and Leeds Mercury, he joining Leeds City on 22nd April 1913 as an inside-forward. He was one of several new faces that signed for the new regime under Herbert Chapman. He played final reserve match of 1912-13 season. He had a long wait before he was called up for his only game for City at home to Grimsby Town in December 1913 where he helped City to a 4-1 victory as the replacement for Simpson Bainbridge. He did play some reserve games at inside forward and the odd one at outside right in the 1913-14 season. He then moved on to North Leeds Athletic in the local League.

League 10