LUFC On This Day - April 27th
A look back at what happened on this day April 27th in the history of Leeds United.
1926 Manchester City A L 1-2 Division 1
1929 Arsenal A L 0-1 Division 1
1935 Preston North End A W 2-0 Division 1
1960 Blackburn Rovers A L 2-3 Division 1
1963 Cardiff City H W 3-0 Division 2
1966* Real Zaragoza H W 2-1 Inter Cities Fairs Cup
1974 Queens Park Rangers A W 1-0 Division 1
1983 Sheffield Wednesday H L 1-2 Division 2
1985 Oxford United H W 1-0 Division 2
1994 Manchester United H L 0-2 Premiership
2002 Derby County A W 1-0 Premiership
2013 Brighton and Hove Albion H L 1-2 Championship
*On this day in 1966, Leeds beat Real Zaragoza 2-1 at Elland Road in the Inter Cities Cup semi-final second leg. Jack Charlton and Albert Johanneson were on target for Leeds as they levelled the tie up at 2-2. In those days, away goals did not count and a toss of a coin was used to decide where a replay would be played. Stand in skipper Jack Charlton won the toss for Leeds for the game to be played at Elland Road. Unfortunately, despite Charlton scoring for Leeds, they lost 3-1.
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