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LUFC Leeds v Blackpool Head To Head

Vital Leeds looks at the head-to-head record against Blackpool at Elland Road over the years.

The two sides have only ever met on 19 occasions at Elland Road, with Leeds winning 9, Blackpool 2 and 8 draws.

This will be the first meeting between the two sides in over 40 years. The last meeting came on November 14th 1970, when Johnny Giles, Paul Madeley and Jack Charlton scored in a 3-1 win.

The first ever meeting between the two sides came during the 1920/21 season when Leeds won a Second Division encounter 2-0 thanks to goals from Jimmy Walton and George Mason.

Blackpool have only enjoyed two wins at Elland Road, 4-2 during the 1959/60 season and 2-1 during the 1965/66 season.

Leeds biggest victory came on Boxing Day 1956 when they won 5-0. Harold Brook scored a hat trick, his second of the season for Leeds and John Charles scored twice.

Previous results
1920/21 Leeds 2-0 Blackpool
1921/22 Leeds 0-0 Blackpool
1922/23 Leeds 1-1 Blackpool
1923/24 Leeds 0-0 Blackpool
1927/28 Leeds 4-0 Blackpool
1930/31 Leeds 2-2 Blackpool
1932/33 Leeds 3-1 Blackpool
1937/38 Leeds 1-1 Blackpool
1938/39 Leeds 1-0 Blackpool
1946/47 Leeds 4-2 Blackpool
1956/57 Leeds 5-0 Blackpool
1957/58 Leeds 2-1 Blackpool
1958/59 Leeds 1-1 Blackpool
1959/60 Leeds 2-4 Blackpool
1960/61 Leeds 0-0 Blackpool
1964/65 Leeds 3-0 Blackpool
1965/66 Leeds 1-2 Blackpool
1966/67 Leeds 1-1 Blackpool
1970/71 Leeds 3-1 Blackpool

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Date:Tuesday November 1 2011
Time: 9:00AM

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