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Review of 1965-66 - Part 3
Results and table

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Competition Date Venue Opposition
Result
Scorers
Attendance
Division 1 Aug 21
(h)
Sunderland
W
1-0
Hunter
36,348
Yorkshire Evening Post 21 August 1965 - Leeds beat Sunderland on the opening day
Division 1 Aug 23
(a)
Aston Villa
W
2-0
Peacock, Cooper
33,836
Division 1 Aug 28
(a)
West Ham United
L
1-2
Peacock
27,995
Division 1 Sep 1
(h)
Aston Villa
W
2-0
Peacock 2
33,575
Division 1 Sep 4
(h)
Nottingham Forest
W
2-1
Bell, Lorimer
35,427
Division 1 Sep 8
(a)
Tottenham Hotspur
L
2-3
Lorimer, Clayton og
48,114
Division 1 Sep 11
(h)
Sheffield United
D
2-2
Bremner, Hunter
33,249
Division 1 Sep 15
(h)
Tottenham Hotspur
W
2-0
Bremner, Charlton
41,920
Division 1 Sep 18
(a)
Leicester City
D
3-3
Peacock 2, Madeley
23,276
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League Cup 2nd round Sep 22
(h)
Hartlepools United
W
4-2
Cooper, Johnson, Belfitt, Storrie
11,081
Division 1 Sep 25
(h)
Blackburn Rovers
W
3-0
Lorimer 2, Cooper
31,098
Inter Cities Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg Sep 29
(h)
Torino
W
2-1
Bremner, Peacock
33,852
Programme for Leeds United's first game in European competition, at home to Torino
Inter Cities Fairs Cup 1st round 2nd leg (won 2-1 agg) Oct 6
(a)
Torino
D
0-0
 
26,000
Division 1 Oct 9
(a)
Sheffield Wednesday
D
0-0
 
35,105
League Cup 3rd round Oct 13
(h)
West Bromwich Albion
L
2-4
Madeley, Belfitt
13,455
Division 1 Oct 16
(h)
Northampton Town
W
6-1
Lorimer 2, Bremner, Charlton, Peacock, Storrie
33,748
Division 1 Oct 23
(a)
Stoke City
W
2-1
Peacock, O'Grady
30,093
Division 1 Oct 30
(h)
Burnley
D

1-1

Storrie
41,628
Division 1 Nov 6
(a)
Chelsea
L
0-1
 
39,373
Division 1 Nov 13
(h)
Arsenal
W
2-0
Bremner, Giles
36,383
Division 1 Nov 20
(a)
Everton
D
0-0
 
36,291
Inter Cities Fairs Cup 2nd round 1st leg Nov 24
(a)
SC Leipzig
W
2-1
Lorimer, Bremner
8,000
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Inter Cities Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg (won 2-1 agg) Dec 1
(h)
SC Leipzig
D
0-0
 
32,111
Division 1 Dec 11
(h)
West Bromwich Albion
W
4-0
Giles 2, Storrie, O'Grady
33,140
Division 1 Dec 27
(a)
Liverpool
W
1-0
Lorimer
53,430
Division 1 Dec 28
(h)
Liverpool
L
0-1
 
49,192
Division 1 Jan 1
(h)
Sheffield Wednesday
W
3-0
Storrie, Peacock, Gray
34,841
Division 1 Jan 8
(a)
West Bromwich Albion
W
2-1
Peacock, Giles pen
24,900
Division 1 Jan 12
(h)
Manchester United
D
1-1
Storrie
49,762
Division 1 Jan 15
(h)
Stoke City
D
2-2
O'Grady, Storrie
34,802
FA Cup 3rd round Jan 22
(h)
Bury
W
6-0
Lorimer 3, Reaney, Greenhoff, Giles
30,384
Division 1 Jan 29
(a)
Sunderland
L
0-2
 
35,942
Inter Cities Fairs Cup 3rd round 1st leg Feb 2
(h)
Valencia
D
1-1
Lorimer
34,414
Division 1 Feb 5
(h)
West Ham United
W
5-0
Hunter 2, Lorimer, Bremner, Storrie
33,312
FA Cup 4th round Feb 12
(a)
Chelsea
L
0-1
 
57,847
Inter Cities Fairs Cup 3rd round 2nd leg (won 2-1 agg) Feb 16
(a)
Valencia
W
1-0
O'Grady
45,000
Division 1 Feb 19
(a)
Nottingham Forest
W
4-0
Lorimer 2, Hibbitt, Giles pen
26,283
Division 1 Feb 26
(a)
Sheffield United
D
1-1
Bell
35,682
Inter Cities Fairs Cup quarter final 1st leg Mar 2
(h)
Ujpest Dosza
W
4-1
Cooper, Bell, Storrie, Bremner
40,462
Division 1 Mar 5
(a)
Northampton Town
L
1-2
O'Grady
21,548
Inter Cities Fairs Cup quarter final 2nd leg (won 5-2 agg) Mar 9
(a)
Ujpest Dosza
D
1-1
Lorimer
30,000
Division 1 Mar 12
(h)
Leicester City
W
3-2
Charlton 2, Hunter
35,597
Division 1 Mar 19
(a)
Blackburn Rovers
W
3-2
Bremner, Lorimer, Storrie
25,398
Division 1 Mar 26
(h)
Blackpool
L
1-2
Charlton
30,727
Division 1 Mar 28
(a)
Blackpool
L
0-1
 
19,017
Division 1 Apr 4
(h)
Chelsea
W
2-0
Bremner, Hinton og
37,784
Billy Bremner tries an overhead kick in the home game against Chelsea, but Marvin Hinton nodded the ball into his own net
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Division 1 Apr 8
(a)
Fulham
W
3-1
Bremner, Johanneson, Storrie
38,960
Division 1 Apr 12
(h)
Fulham
L
0-1
 
33,968
Division 1 Apr 16
(h)
Everton
W
4-1
Charlton, Lorimer, Storrie, Johanneson
25,200
Inter Cities Fairs Cup semi final 1st leg Apr 20
(a)
Real Zaragoza
L
0-1
 
35,000
Inter Cities Fairs Cup semi final 2nd leg (drew 2-2 agg) Apr 27
(h)
Real Zargoza
W
2-1
Johanneson, Charlton
45,008
Billy Bremner celebrates as scorer Albert Johanneson ends up in the Zaragoza net in the second leg of the Fairs Cup semi final
Division 1 Apr 30
(h)
Newcastle United
W
3-0
Lorimer, Storrie, McGrath og
29,531
Division 1 May 5
(a)
Arsenal
W
3-0
Storrie 2, Greenhoff
4,554
Division 1 May 7
(a)
Burnley
W
1-0
Elder og
33,238
Inter Cities Fairs Cup semi final play off May 11
(h)
Real Zaragoza
L
1-3
Charlton
43,046
Division 1 May 16
(a)
Newcastle United
L
0-2
 
21,660
Division 1 May 19
(a)
Manchester United
W
1-0
Reaney
35,008

 

Final Table - Football League Division One 1965-66
Pos
a
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
1
Liverpool
42
26
9
7
79
34
61
2
Leeds United
42
23
9
10
79
38
55
3
Burnley
42
24
7
11
79
47
55
4
Manchester United
42
18
15
9
84
59
51
5
Chelsea
42
22
7
13
65
53
51
6
West Bromwich Albion
42
19
12
11
91
69
50
7
Leicester City
42
21
7
14
80
65
49
8
Tottenham Hotspur
42
16
12
14
75
66
44
9
Sheffield United
42
16
11
15
56
59
43
10
Stoke City
42
15
12
15
65
64
42
11
Everton
42
15
11
16
56
62
41
12
West Ham United
42
15
9
18
70
83
39
13
Blackpool
42
14
9
19
55
65
37
14
Arsenal
42
12
13
17
62
75
37
15
Newcastle United
42
14
9
19
50
63
37
16
Aston Villa
42
15
6
21
69
80
36
17
Sheffield Wednesday
42
14
8
20
56
66
36
18
Nottingham Forest
42
14
8
20
56
72
36
19
Sunderland
42
14
8
20
51
72
36
20
Fulham
42
14
7
21
67
85
35
21
Northampton Town
42
10
13
19
55
92
33
22
Blackburn Rovers
42
8
4
30
57
88
20

 

 

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