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Leeds United: Season 1986 - 1987: Division Two

Final League Position

  Home Away  
Pos P W D L F A W D L F A Pts
4 42 15 4 2 43 16 4 7 10 15 28 68
 

The Games

Key: Home Away Neutral

Date Opponents Result Crowd Points Position Scorers
23/08/1986 Blackburn Rovers (A) 1 - 2 8346 0 - Ritchie
25/08/1986 Stoke City (H) 2 - 1 13334 3 - Baird, Sheridan
30/08/1986 Sheffield United (H) 0 - 1 18294 3 - -
02/09/1986 Barnsley (A) 1 - 0 6839 6 - Baird
06/09/1986 Huddersfield Town (A) 1 - 1 9306 7 - Sheridan
13/09/1986 Reading (H) 3 - 2 12248 10 - Buckley, Edwards, Ritchie
20/09/1986 Bradford City (A) 0 - 2 13525 10 - -
23/09/1986 Oldham Athletic (LCR2-1) (A) 2 - 3 5569 - - Aspin, Taylor
27/09/1986 Hull City (H) 3 - 0 13551 13 - Baird, Ormsby, Ritchie (pen)
01/10/1986 Bradford City (FMCR1) (H) 0 - 1 (aet) 3960 - - -
04/10/1986 Plymouth Argyle (A) 1 - 1 11923 14 - Baird
08/10/1986 Oldham Athletic (LCR2-2) (H) 0 - 1 11449 - - -
11/10/1986 Crystal Palace (H) 3 - 0 14316 17 - Ormsby, Edwards, Sheridan (pen)
18/10/1986 Portsmouth (H) 3 - 1 21361 20 - Baird, Ritchie, Sheridan (pen)
25/10/1986 Grimsby Town (A) 0 - 0 7223 21 - -
01/11/1986 Shrewsbury Town (H) 1 - 0 14966 24 - Aspin
08/11/1986 Millwall (A) 0 - 1 6869 24 - -
15/11/1986 Oldham Athletic (H) 0 - 2 21052 24 - -
21/11/1986 Birmingham City (A) 1 - 2 7836 24 - Sheridan
29/11/1986 Derby County (H) 2 - 0 19129 27 - Edwards, Sheridan
06/12/1986 West Bromwich Albion (A) 0 - 3 19853 27 - -
13/12/1986 Brighton and Hove Albion (H) 3 - 1 12014 30 - Baird, Snodin, Sheridan
21/12/1986 Stoke City (A) 2 - 7 12358 30 - Baird, Sheridan (pen)
26/12/1986 Sunderland (H) 1 - 1 21286 31 - OG
27/12/1986 Oldham Athletic (A) 1 - 0 8477 34 - Ritchie
01/01/1987 Ipswich Town (A) 0 - 2 14125 34 - -
03/01/1987 Huddersfield Town (H) 1 - 1 17983 35 - Baird
11/01/1987 Telford United (FACR3)
(The Hawthorns)
2 - 1 6460 - - Baird, Baird
24/01/1987 Blackburn Rovers (H) 0 - 0 14452 36 - -
03/02/1987 Swindon Town (FACR4) (A) 2 - 1 14031 - - OG, Baird
07/02/1987 Sheffield United (A) 0 - 0 12494 37 - -
14/02/1987 Barnsley (H) 2 - 2 14216 38 - Baird, Sheridan
21/02/1987 Queens Park Rangers (FACR5) (H) 2 - 1 31324 - - Baird, Ormsby
28/02/1987 Bradford City (H) 1 - 0 21802 41 - Edwards
07/03/1987 Grimsby Town (H) 2 - 0 14270 44 - Ritchie, Sheridan (pen)
10/03/1987 Portsmouth (A) 1 - 1 13745 45 - Adams
15/03/1987 Wigan Athletic (FACR6) (A) 2 - 0 12479 - - Adams, Stiles
21/03/1987 Crystal Palace (A) 0 - 1 8781 45 - -
28/03/1987 Plymouth Argyle (H) 4 - 0 18618 48 - Baird, Baird, Baird, Sheridan (pen)
04/04/1987 Millwall (H) 2 - 0 18304 51 - Baird, Ritchie
08/04/1987 Hull City (A) 0 - 0 9531 52 - -
12/04/1987 Coventry City (FACSF)
(Hillsborough)
2 - 3 (aet) 51372 - - Rennie, Edwards
14/04/1987 Shrewsbury Town (A) 2 - 0 4186 55 - Pearson, Sheridan
18/04/1987 Ipswich Town (H) 3 - 2 24839 58 - Ormsby, McDonald, Sheridan
20/04/1987 Sunderland (A) 1 - 1 14725 59 - Pearson
22/04/1987 Reading (A) 1 - 2 7415 59 - Pearson
25/04/1987 Birmingham City (H) 4 - 0 19100 62 - Baird, Baird, Edwards, Sheridan
02/05/1987 Derby County (A) 1 - 2 20087 62 - Ashurst
04/05/1987 West Bromwich Albion (H) 3 - 2 24688 65 - Ormsby, Pearson, Sheridan (pen)
09/05/1987 Brighton and Hove Albion (A) 1 - 0 8139 68 - Edwards
14/05/1987 Oldham Athletic (Play-off SF-1) (H) 1 - 0 29472 - - Edwards
17/05/1987 Oldham Athletic (Play-off SF-2) (A) 1 - 2 (aet) 19216 - - Edwards
23/05/1987 Charlton Athletic (Play-off Final-1) (A) 0 - 1 16680 - - -
25/05/1987 Charlton Athletic (Play-off Final-2) (H) 1 - 0 31395 - - Ormsby
29/05/1987 Charlton Athletic (Play-off Final-R)
(St. Andrews)
1 - 2 (aet) 18000 - - Sheridan

The Players

  League FA Cup League Cup Europe Other
Name Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Mickey Adams 171 41 0  0  5 
Mark Aizlewood 15  0  0  0  5 
Jack Ashurst 411 5  2  0  6 
Neil Aspin 411 5  21 0  6 
Ian Baird 4015 44 1  0  5 
John Buckley 6(3)1 0(1)  0  0  1 
Brian Caswell 1  0  0  0  0 
Mervyn Day 34  5  1  0  6 
Russell Doig 2(2)  1  0  0  0 
Keith Edwards 24(6)6 2(3)1 2  0  2(4)2
Peter Haddock 10(1)  0(1)  0  0  1 
Bobby McDonald 171 0  0  0  5 
Brendan Ormsby 334 41 1  0  61
John Pearson 184 4  0  0  4 
David Rennie 24  51 2  0  1 
Andy Ritchie 29(2)7 5  2  0  2(1) 
Ronnie Robinson 11  0  0  0  0 
John Sheridan 4015 5  2  0  61
Ronnie Sinclair 8  0  1  0  0 
Ian Snodin 141 0  0  0  0 
John Stiles 26(3)  51 2  0  3 
Peter Swan 5(2)  1  1  0  0 
Bob Taylor 2  0  1(1)1 0  2 
Nigel Thompson 4(1)  0  2  0  0(1) 
Tommy Wright 0  0  0(1)  0  0(1) 

Debuts

Date Player Opposition
23/08/86 Jack Ashurst Blackburn Rovers
23/08/86 Ronnie Sinclair Blackburn Rovers
23/08/86 Keith Edwards Blackburn Rovers
23/08/86 Peter Haddock Blackburn Rovers
06/09/86 John Buckley Huddersfield Town
29/11/86 Russell Doig Derby County
24/01/87 Mickey Adams Blackburn Rovers
24/01/87 John Pearson Blackburn Rovers
07/02/87 Mark Aizlewood Sheffield United
07/02/87 Bobby McDonald Sheffield United

First Goal for Leeds

Date Player Opposition
13/09/86 John Buckley Reading
13/09/86 Keith Edwards Reading
23/09/86 Bob Taylor Oldham Athletic
10/03/87 Mickey Adams Portsmouth
14/04/87 John Pearson Shrewsbury Town
18/04/87 Bobby McDonald Ipswich Town
02/05/87 Jack Ashurst Derby County

Transfers In/Youth Team

Player From Price
John Buckley Doncaster Rovers £35000
Ronnie Sinclair Nottingham Forest £10000
Jack Ashurst Carlisle United £35000
Russell Doig East Stirlingshire £15000
Peter Haddock Newcastle United £45000
Keith Edwards Sheffield United £125000
John Pearson Charlton Athletic £72000
Mickey Adams Coventry City £110000
Mark Aizlewood Charlton Athletic £200000
Bobby McDonald Oxford United £25000

Transfers Out/Retirements

Player To Price
Dennis Irwin Oldham Athletic Free
David Harle Bristol City £10000
George McCluskey Hibernian Free
Gary Hamson Bristol City Free
Scott Sellars Blackburn Rovers £20000
Terry Phelan Swansea City Free
Tommy Wright Oldham Athletic £80000
Ian Snodin Everton £840000
Ronnie Robinson Doncaster Rovers £5000
Lyndon Simmonds Rochdale £4000

Loans Out

Player To  
Russell Doig Peterborough United  
Lyndon Simmonds Swansea City  
Brian Caswell Wolverhampton Wanderers  
John Buckley Leicester City  
Ronnie Sinclair Halifax Town  

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