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LUFC On This Day - August 23rd

LUFC On This Day - August 23rd

A look back at the results on August 23rd in the history of Leeds United.

1947 Leicester City (h) W 3-1 Division 2
1952 Huddersfield (a) L 0-1 Division 2
1956 Charlton (a) W 2-1 Division 1
1958 Bolton (a) L 0-4 Division 1
1965 Aston Villa (a) W 2-0 Division 1
1967 Manchester Unite (a) L 0-1 Division 1
1969 Newcastle (h) D 1-1 Division 1
1972 Ipswich (h) D 3-3 Division 1
1975 Ipswich (h) W 1-0 Division 1
1978 Manchester United (h) L 2-3 Division 1
1980 Norwich City (a) W 3-2 Division 1
1986 Blackburn (a) L 1-2 Division 2
1989 Middlesbrough (h) W 2-1 Division 2
1994 Arsenal (h) W 1-0 Premiership
1997 Crystal Palace (h) L 0-2 Premiership
1999 Liverpool (h) L 1-2 Premiership
*2000 1860 Munich (a) W 1-0 (3-1 on aggregate) Champions League qualifier
2003 Spurs (a) L 1-2 Premiership
2005 Oldham (h) W 2-0 Championship
2008 Yeovil Town (a) D 1-1 League One
2011 Doncaster Rovers (a) W 2-1 League Cup
2014 Watford (a) L 1-4 Championship
2016 Luton Town (a) W 1-0 League Cup

*On this day in 2000 Alan Smith scored the only goal of the game in Munich to send Leeds into the Champions League group stages. Having won the first leg 2-1 at Elland Road, Smith settled any nerves with the only goal against TSV Munich on the stroke of half time.







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Writer:Dazza71
Date:Wednesday August 23 2017
Time: 8:38AM

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