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LUFC On this day - August 24th

A look back at what happened on August 24th in the history of Leeds United.

Results on this day

1957 Blackpool (a) L 0-3 Division 1
1960 Bristol Rovers (h) D 2-2 Division 2
1966 West Brom (h) W 2-1 Division 1
1974 Birmingham (h) W 1-0 Division 1
1976 Birmingham (A) D 0-0 Division 1
1977 West Brom (h) D 2-2 Division 1
1985 Hull (h) 1-1 Division 2
1991 Sheffield Wednesday (h) D 1-1 Division 1
1993 Arsenal (a) L 1-2 Premiership
1998 Blackburn (h) W 1-0 Premiership
2002 West Brom (a) W 3-1 Premiership
2004 Huddersfield (h) W 1-0 League Cup
2010 Leicester (h) L 1-2 League Cup

1991
Steve Hodge salvages a point for Leeds late on after David Hirst had fired Sheffield Wednesday ahead.

1993
Gordon Strachan is on target for Leeds in a 2-1 defeat. Leeds never recover after Jon Newsome scores an own goal in the opening minutes.

1998
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink scores the only goal of the game as Leeds win their first home game of the season against Blackburn Rovers 1-0.

2002
Leeds make it two wins from two games with a 3-1 win at West Brom. Harry Kewell, Lee Bowyer and Mark Viduka are all on target against Albion.

2004
Leeds beat West Yorkshire neighbours Huddersfield Town 1-0 in the League Cup. Over 30,000 fans turn out for the first round clash at Elland Road, with Danny Pugh scoring the only goal of the game.

2010
Davide Somma scores on his first start for Leeds against Leicester City in the League Cup but the visitors come from behind to win 2-1.

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