Vital Football

Latest Leeds United News

LUFC Sheff Wednesday v Leeds - Over The Years

LUFC Sheff Wednesday v Leeds - Over The Years

Vital Leeds United looks back at the head-to-head record with Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough over the years.

The two sides have met on 43 occasions at Hillsborough with Wednesday winning 20, Leeds 13 and 10 draws.

The first ever meeting came in the 1920/21 season when, The Wednesday as they were originally known won 2-1.

Leeds failed to win on any of their first six visits and it wasn`t until the 1929/30 season, their first as Sheffield Wednesday, that Leeds won with a 2-1 win.
Goals have never been a problem between the two sides with an average of three per game.

There has only ever been three goalless draws and they all came in the space of four seasons in the late 1960`s.

Leeds enjoyed their biggest win during the 1991/92 championship-winning season.

The two sides met at Hillsborough in January 1992 with both sides occupying places in the top three in the division.

In a game screened live by ITV, Leeds swept past their Yorkshire neighbours thanks to a Lee Chapman hat-trick as well as goals from Tony Dorigo, Rod Wallace and Mike Whitlow.

Former Leeds favourite John Sheridan replied for the home side, when he scored at the second attempt after seeing his spot kick saved by John Lukic.

Highlights:



Wednesday gained revenge less than four years later when they recorded their biggest win, beating Leeds 6-2.

Marc Degryse (2), David Hirst (2), Guy Whittingham and Mark Bright were all on target for the home side. Tomas Brolin scored his first goal for club and Rod Wallace replied for Leeds in what was manager Howard Wilkinson`s heaviest defeat during his time at the club.

The last meeting between the two sides came last season, with the game finishing 1-1. Jay Bothroyd gave Sheffield Wednesday a first half lead before Michael Tonge equalised with a long-range effort in the second half.


Full History of results - League unless stated
1920/21 The Wednesday 2-0 Leeds
1921/22 The Wednesday 2-1 Leeds
1922/23 The Wednesday 3-1 Leeds
1923/24 The Wednesday 0-0 Leeds
1926/27 The Wednesday 1-0 Leeds
1928/29 The Wednesday 4-2 Leeds
1929/30 Sheff Wed 1-2 Leeds
1930/31 Sheff Wed 2-1 Leeds
1932/33 Sheff Wed 2-0 Leeds
1933/34 Sheff Wed 0-2 Leeds
1934/35 Sheff Wed 1-0 Leeds
1935/36 Sheff Wed 3-0 Leeds
1936/37 Sheff Wed 1-2 Leeds
1947/48 Sheff Wed 3-1 Leeds
1948/49 Sheff Wed 3-1 Leeds
1949/50 Sheff Wed 5-2 Leeds
1951/52 Sheff Wed 1-2 Leeds
1955/56 Sheff Wed 4-0 Leeds
1956/57 Sheff Wed 2-3 Leeds
1957/58 Sheff Wed 3-2 Leeds
1959/60 Sheff Wed 1-0 Leeds
1960/61 Sheff Wed 2-0 Leeds FA Cup
1964/65 Sheff Wed 3-0 Leeds
1965/66 Sheff Wed 0-0 Leeds
1966/67 Sheff Wed 0-0 Leeds
1967/68 Sheff Wed 0-1 Leeds
1968/69 Sheff Wed 1-1 Leeds FA Cup
1968/69 Sheff Wed 0-0 Leeds
1969/70 Sheff Wed 1-2 Leeds
1982/83 Sheff Wed 2-3 Leeds
1983/84 Sheff Wed 3-1 Leeds
1991/92 Sheff Wed 1-6 Leeds
1992/93 Sheff Wed 1-1 Leeds
1993/94 Sheff Wed 3-3 Leeds
1994/95 Sheff Wed 1-1 Leeds
1995/96 Sheff Wed 6-2 Leeds
1996/97 Sheff Wed 2-2 Leeds
1997/98 Sheff Wed 1-3 Leeds
1998/99 Sheff Wed 0-2 Leeds
1999/00 Sheff Wed 0-3 Leeds
2005/06 Sheff Wed 1-0 Leeds
2006/07 Sheff Wed 0-1 Leeds
2012/13 Sheff Wed 1-1 Leeds


Join The Vital Debate

Vital Leeds are the proud sponsors of the Thames Valley Whites Regional Supporters club

The fastest growing Leeds United supporters club in the South of England, with over 200 members since its formation in April 2009, travel to all games home and away.

The branch has pick up points at Reading, Didcot, Abingdon, Oxford, Bicester and Banbury and will consider other pick up points on request.


Vital Leeds is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Leeds on: facebook



Vital Leeds on: twitter


Join Vital Leeds

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Dazza71
Date:Friday January 10 2014
Time: 12:00PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leeds United Articles

Premier League Free Agents 2017

As the summer nears and contracts come to an end, should the club have an interest in any of the following free transfers from Premier League oppositions?

EFL Awards 2017 Shortlists Revealed

The Football League have now confirmed the shortlists for the awards categories for this years EFL Awards.

LUFC Wood Returns To Leeds After Suffering Injury

Leeds United striker Chris Wood has returned to the club after picking up an injury whilst on international duty

LUFC On This Day - March 28th

A look back at what happened on this day March 28th in the history of Leeds United

Archived Vital Leeds Articles

Vital Leeds articles from

Site Journalists

Dazza71
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Signing of the Season?
Suggested By:
Green13%
Ayling15%
Bartley30%
Jansson32%
Grimes1%
O'Kane1%
Hernandez3%
Roofe1%
Pedraza1%
Pedraza1%
Sacko1%
Roofe1%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 38 24 6 8 78 38
2 Brighton 38 23 8 7 77 30
3 Huddersfield 37 22 5 10 71 4
4 Leeds Utd 38 21 6 11 69 16
5 Reading 38 20 7 11 67 2
6 Sheff Wed 38 18 8 12 62 9
7 Fulham 38 16 13 9 61 19
8 Norwich 38 16 9 13 57 9
9 Preston 38 15 12 11 57 6
10 Derby County 38 14 11 13 53 3
11 Barnsley 38 14 9 15 51 0
12 Aston Villa 38 13 12 13 51 0
13 Cardiff 38 14 9 15 51 -1
14 Brentford 38 14 8 16 50 3
15 Q.P.R. 38 14 8 16 50 -5
16 Wolves 37 12 9 16 45 -2
17 Ipswich 38 10 15 13 45 -9
18 Birmingham 38 11 12 15 45 -16
19 Bristol City 38 11 8 19 41 -3
20 Forest 38 11 8 19 41 -11
21 Burton 38 10 11 17 41 -14
22 Blackburn 38 9 13 16 40 -11
23 Wigan 38 8 10 20 34 -13
24 Rotherham 38 4 5 29 17 -54
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Leeds United Results (view all)

Leeds United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 5:30PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 14 2017 7:45PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Burton Albion (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.dazza71145
2.King Billy90
3.deslondon84
4.Tiny T65
5.Oyper32
6.erni31
7.Spanky White31
8.SimonTVW30
9.ultraleeds27
10.@OxonWhite22
Write for Vital Football