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LUFC On This Day - January 31st

LUFC On This Day - January 31st

A look back at what happened on this day January 31st in the history of Leeds United.

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1925 Huddersfield Town A L 0-2 Division 1
1931 Huddersfield Town A L 0-3 Division 1
1934 Derby County H L 0-2 Division 1
1948 Coventry City A W 2-1 Division 2
1959 Leicester City A W 1-0 Division 1
1970 Stoke City A D 1-1 Division 1
1976 Norwich City H L 0-3 Division 1
1981 Norwich City H W 1-0 Division 1
1996 Nottingham Forest A L 1-2 Premiership
1998* Crystal Palace A W 2-0 Premiership
2001 Coventry City H W 1-0 Premiership
2004 Middlesbrough H L 0-3 Premiership
2006 Ipswich Town A D 1-1 Championship
2012 Birmingham City H L 1-4 Championship

*On this day in 1998, Leeds won 2-0 at Crystal Palace thanks to goals from Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and Rod Wallace.

The game will be best remembered for a funny moment. Former Leeds player Tomas Brolin was now playing for Crystal Palace and receiving a fair bit of stick in front of the Leeds fans. After a head injury sustained in the game, he wore a fetching bandage around his head. This was sent halfway across the Selhurst Park pitch when a clearance from Leeds smashed him full in the face, much to the amusement of everyone other than Brolin.

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Writer:Dazza71
Date:Friday January 31 2014
Time: 8:00AM

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