LUFC On This Day - August 11th
A look back at what happened at Leeds United on August 11th in recent history.
Results on this day
1999 Southampton (a) W 3-0 Premiership
2007 Tranmere (a) W 2-1 League One
2012 Shrewsbury Town (h) W 4-0 League Cup
2013 Leicester City (a) D 0-0 Championship
Born on this day
1965 Gunnar Halle (52)
1966 Nigel Martyn (51)
Summer signing Michael Bridges showed the fans what the club had spent £5 million on to bring him from Sunderland. Bridges hit a perfect hat trick to secure Leeds a 3-0 win at Southampton in their first away game of the season.
Bridges went on to score 21 goals in 50 games during the season.