Manchester City v Leeds 1958/59

CITY 2 LEEDS UNITED 1

League Division 1

4th October 1958

attendance 31,989

scorers
City Hayes(16), Barlow(22)
Leeds Overfield(89)

City Trautmann, Leivers, Sear, Cheetham, Ewing, Bames, Barlow, Hayes, Hannah, McAdams, FaganLeeds Wood, Ashali, Hair, Gibson, Charlton, O’Brien, Humphries, Crowe, Baird, Peyton, Overfield

Paddy Fagan was the star of the show despite not getting on the scoresheet the closest he came was a scorching drive from the right against the woodwork. And a minute later his volley was headed off the line by Ashall. He also brought two great saves from Leeds’ custodian Wood in the second half
Both City‘s goals came in the first half. George Hannah crossed for Joe Hayes to head in the opener in the 16th minute, and Colin Barlow added a second six minutes later.
Jack Overfield scored Leeds consolation goal in the 89th minute.

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