Thursday, 21 February 2019

Season 1977-78 - (Part three) - Matlock Town.

Posted by Tony Hutton


THURSDAY 4TH MAY, 1978                               Attendance 2,132

NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE CUP FINAL AT MAINE ROAD, MANCHESTER

MATLOCK TOWN 3 (N. Fenoughty, Porteus, Scott) BOSTON UNITED 0

Barker; Porteus, Wilson; Chambers, Stott, Lukasik;
Palmer, Fenought (N), Scott, Fenoughty (T), Fenoughty (M); sub Hall

Stewart; Phelan, Taylor; Poplar, Adamson, Thompson;
Callery, Bates, Brown, Kabia, Hosker; sub Moyes.

Referee:- P. Tyldesley (Stockport)


Thanks to our friend Gerry Stewart, the Boston United goalkeeper, for obtaining the autographs of both teams on the match programme re-produced below.














































































1977-78 - (Part two) - Matlock Town, Huddersfield Town, Leeds Utd.

Posted by Tony Hutton


SATURDAY 7TH JANUARY, 1978

NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE AT WESTFIELD LANE, SOUTH ELMSALL

FRICKLEY ATHLETIC 1 (Senior) MATLOCK TOWN 1 (Chambers)

Meehan; Long, Johnstone; Yates, Hamilton, Ternant;
Senior, Charlton, Towning, Whiteley, Lewis; sub Lumb.

Barker; Wilson, Smith; Chambers Stott, Lukasic;
Oxley, Fenoughty (N), Scott, Fenoughty (T), Fenoughty (M); sub Porteus.

Referee:- R. Dawson, South Shields.




MONDAY 23RD JANUARY 1978

TONY LEIGHTON'S TESTIMONIAL MATCH AT LEEDS ROAD, HUDDERSFIELD

TONY LEIGHTON'S XI 8 (O'Callaghan 6, Hector, Worthington)
ARMFIELD'S ALL STARS 5 (Bremner, Charlton J., Charlton R., Lorimer, St. John)

Springett; Murphy, Balderstone; Dolan, Sidebottom, McCarthy;
Laidlaw, Johnson (R), O'Callaghan, Gray, Worthington; subs Hector, Johnson (K), Saunders.

Taylor; Armfield, Stiles; Charlton (J), McQueen, Charlton (R);
Lorimer, Bremner, Charles, Collins, A'Court; subs St. John, Kennedy, McAnearny.

Referee:- Trelford Mills (Barnsley)









TUESDAY 8TH FEBRUARY, 1978

LEAGUE CUP SEMI-FINAL (FIRST LEG) AT ELLAND ROAD, LEEDS

LEEDS UNITED 1 (E. Gray) NOTTS FOREST 2 (Withe 2, O'Hare)

Harvey; Reaney, Gray (F); Lorimer, Parkinson, Madeley;
Cherry, Hankin, Currie, Gray (E), Graham;

Woods; Anderson, Barrett; McGovern, Burns, O'Hare;
O'Neill, Bowyer, Withe, Woodcock, Robertson;

Referee:- G. White, Harrow.












Notts Forest won the second leg 4-2 to go through to the final with an aggregate score of 7-3.
The final at Wembley against Liverpool was a no score draw and Forest won the replay played at Old Trafford, Manchester by a single goal thanks to a penalty by John Robertson.
         back.


















































TUESDAY 28TH MARCH, 1978               Attendance 21,145

LEAGUE DIVISION ONE AT ELLAND ROAD, LEEDS

LEEDS UNITED 5 (Hankin, Gray (F), Gray (E) 3, 1 pen.) LEICESTER CITY 1 (Davies pen.)

Harvey; Madeley, Hampton; Flynn, Hart, Cherry;
Harris,Hankin, Gray E., Gray F., Graham; sub Lorimer.

Wallington; Whitworth, Williams; Sims, Webb, Kember;
Goodwin, Salmons, Davies, Weller, Hughes; sub Armstrong.














WEDNESDAY 12TH APRIL, 1978


LEAGUE DIVISION ONE AT ELLAND ROAD, LEEDS

LEEDS UNITED 2 (E. Grey, Hankin) DERBY COUNTY 0

Harvey; Madeley, Hampton; Flynn, Hart, Cherry;
Gray (F), Gray (E), Hankin, Currie, Graham; sub Harris

Middleton; Langan, Buckley; Powell, McFarland, Todd;
Ryan, Daly, Masson, George, Curran; sub Bartlett.