Fifty Years of Watching Leeds United

Back on 31st October 1964, fifty years to the day, we didn’t have Halloween. Forget that. I had my first experience of watching Leeds United instead. Much scarier. A spell was cast that day that grips me to this day. It’s an entrancement for which there is no cure. Leeds were taking on Sheffield United that day so, unaccompanied, my brother and myself took ourselves off to Elland Road for the first time ever. Presumably in the absence of anything else to do. Patrick was 10; I was 9. Things were a lot more relaxed in those days… The mighty […]

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