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Leeds United: Season 1957 - 1958: Division One

Final League Position

  Home Away  
Pos P W D L F A W D L F A Pts
17 42 10 6 5 33 23 4 3 14 18 40 37
 

The Games

Key: Home Away Neutral

Date Opponents Result Crowd Points Position Scorers
24/08/1957 Blackpool (A) 0 - 3 26700 0 - -
26/08/1957 Aston Villa (A) 0 - 2 25693 0 - -
31/08/1957 Leicester City (H) 2 - 1 26660 2 - Overfield, Baird (pen)
04/09/1957 Aston Villa (H) 4 - 0 22685 4 - Baird, Baird, Brook, O'Brien
07/09/1957 Manchester United (A) 0 - 5 50842 4 - -
11/09/1957 Luton Town (H) 0 - 2 21972 4 - -
14/09/1957 Nottingham Forest (H) 1 - 2 25566 4 - Overfield
18/09/1957 Luton Town (A) 1 - 1 16887 5 - Overfield
21/09/1957 Bolton Wanderers (H) 2 - 1 18379 7 - Meek, Baird
25/09/1957 Sunderland (H) 2 - 1 17600 9 - Baird, Gibson
28/09/1957 Arsenal (A) 1 - 2 39538 9 - Brook
05/10/1957 Wolverhampton Wanderers (H) 1 - 1 28635 10 - Baird
12/10/1957 Portsmouth (A) 2 - 1 23534 12 - Baird, Brook
19/10/1957 West Bromwich Albion (H) 1 - 1 24614 13 - Forrest
26/10/1957 Tottenham Hotspur (A) 0 - 2 33860 13 - -
02/11/1957 Preston North End (H) 2 - 3 23832 13 - Baird (pen), Baird (pen)
09/11/1957 Sheffield Wednesday (A) 2 - 3 21469 13 - Ripley, Forrest
16/11/1957 Manchester City (H) 2 - 4 23855 13 - Baird, Kerfoot
23/11/1957 Burnley (A) 1 - 3 24144 13 - Baird (pen)
30/11/1957 Birmingham City (H) 1 - 1 21358 14 - Cush
07/12/1957 Chelsea (A) 1 - 2 17038 14 - Baird
14/12/1957 Newcastle United (H) 3 - 0 23363 16 - Crowe, Forrest, Overfield
21/12/1957 Blackpool (H) 2 - 1 32411 18 - Cush, Forrest
26/12/1957 Sunderland (A) 1 - 2 34875 18 - Crowe
28/12/1957 Leicester City (A) 0 - 3 31747 18 - -
04/01/1958 Cardiff City (FACR3) (H) 1 - 2 30374 - - Forrest
11/01/1958 Manchester United (H) 1 - 1 39401 19 - Baird
18/01/1958 Nottingham Forest (A) 1 - 1 23368 20 - Baird
01/02/1958 Bolton Wanderers (A) 2 - 0 18858 22 - Cush, Forrest
19/02/1958 Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) 2 - 3 35527 22 - Peyton, Forrest
22/02/1958 Portsmouth (H) 2 - 0 26713 24 - Baird, Baird
08/03/1958 Tottenham Hotspur (H) 1 - 2 23429 24 - Baird
12/03/1958 West Bromwich Albion (A) 0 - 1 16412 24 - -
15/03/1958 Preston North End (A) 0 - 3 21353 24 - -
19/03/1958 Arsenal (H) 2 - 0 25948 26 - Meek, Peyton
22/03/1958 Burnley (H) 1 - 0 24994 28 - Meek
29/03/1958 Manchester City (A) 0 - 1 21962 28 - -
04/04/1958 Everton (A) 1 - 0 32679 30 - Baird
05/04/1958 Sheffield Wednesday (H) 2 - 2 26212 31 - Meek, Baird
07/04/1958 Everton (H) 1 - 0 25188 33 - Forrest
12/04/1958 Birmingham City (A) 1 - 1 23112 34 - O'Brien
19/04/1958 Chelsea (H) 0 - 0 20515 35 - -
26/04/1958 Newcastle United (A) 2 - 1 32594 37 - Baird, O'Brien

The Players

  League FA Cup League Cup Europe Other
Name Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Jimmy Ashall 9  0  0  0  0 
Hugh Baird 3920 0  0  0  0 
Harold Brook 93 0  0  0  0 
Jack Charlton 40  1  0  0  0 
Chris Crowe 192 1  0  0  0 
Wilbur Cush 213 1  0  0  0 
Jimmy Dunn 35  1  0  0  0 
Bobby Forrest 247 11 0  0  0 
Gerry Francis 1  0  0  0  0 
Archie Gibson 251 1  0  0  0 
Grenville Hair 34  1  0  0  0 
Eric Kerfoot 421 1  0  0  0 
Jack Marsden 4  0  0  0  0 
George Meek 404 1  0  0  0 
Willie Nimmo 1  0  0  0  0 
George O'Brien 193 0  0  0  0 
Jack Overfield 364 1  0  0  0 
Noel Peyton 112 0  0  0  0 
Keith Ripley 121 0  0  0  0 
Roy Wood 41  1  0  0  0 

Debuts

Date Player Opposition
24/08/57 Hugh Baird Blackpool
16/11/57 Wilbur Cush Manchester City
30/11/57 Gerry Francis Birmingham City
01/02/58 Willie Nimmo Bolton Wanderers
01/02/58 Noel Peyton Bolton Wanderers

First Goal for Leeds

Date Player Opposition
31/08/57 Hugh Baird Leicester City
04/09/57 George O'Brien Aston Villa
25/09/57 Archie Gibson Sunderland
30/11/57 Wilbur Cush Birmingham City
19/02/58 Noel Peyton Wolverhampton Wanderers

Transfers In/Youth Team

Player From Price
Hugh Baird Airdrieonians £12000
Gerry Francis  
Wilbur Cush  
John Kemp Clyde  
Noel Peyton  
Ted Burgin Doncaster Rovers  

Transfers Out/Retirements

Player To Price
John Charles Juventus £65000
Albert Nightingale  
Peter Flynn Bradford Park Avenue  
Frank McKenna Carlisle United  
Harold Brook Lincoln City  
Willie Nimmo Doncaster Rovers  

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