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Leeds United: Season 1997 - 1998: Premier League

Final League Position

  Home Away  
Pos P W D L F A W D L F A Pts
5 38 9 5 5 31 21 8 3 8 26 25 59

Take a look at what we thought of this season in the end of season poll.

Player of the Month

MonthWinnerVotesRunner-UpVotes3rd PlaceVotes
May Lucas Radebe5Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink5Harry Kewell4
April Jimmy Hasselbaink34Harry Kewell15Lucas Radebe3
March Harry Kewell24Jimmy Hasselbaink17Robert Molenaar9
February Jimmy Hasselbaink17Bruno Ribeiro12Harry Kewell10
January Jimmy Hasselbaink33Harry Kewell13Lucas Radebe4
December David Wetherall7Bruno Ribeiro6Lucas Radebe6
November Harry Kewell18Lucas Radebe10Jimmy Hasselbaink10
October Lucas Radebe17Harry Kewell16Rod Wallace11
September Lucas Radebe14Rod Wallace10David Wetherall4
August Lucas Radebe11Bruno Ribeiro2Jimmy Hasselbaink1

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The Games

Key: Home Away Neutral

Date Opponents Result Crowd Points Position Scorers
09/08/1997 Arsenal (H) 1 - 1 37993 1 - Hasselbaink
13/08/1997 Sheffield Wednesday (A) 3 - 1 31520 4 5 Ribeiro, Rod Wallace, Rod Wallace
23/08/1997 Crystal Palace (H) 0 - 2 29076 4 9 -
26/08/1997 Liverpool (H) 0 - 2 39775 4 11 -
30/08/1997 Aston Villa (A) 0 - 1 39027 4 14 -
14/09/1997 Blackburn Rovers (A) 4 - 3 21956 7 9 Hopkin, Molenaar, Rod Wallace, Rod Wallace
17/09/1997 Bristol City (LCR2-1) (H) 3 - 1 8806 - - Ribeiro, Wetherall, Hasselbaink (pen)
20/09/1997 Leicester City (H) 0 - 1 29620 7 14 -
24/09/1997 Southampton (A) 2 - 0 15102 10 8 Molenaar, Rod Wallace
27/09/1997 Manchester United (H) 1 - 0 39952 13 6 Wetherall
30/09/1997 Bristol City (LCR2-2) (A) 1 - 2 10857 - - Hasselbaink
04/10/1997 Coventry City (A) 0 - 0 17770 14 7 -
15/10/1997 Stoke City (LCR3) (A) 3 - 1 16203 - - Kewell, Rod Wallace, Rod Wallace
18/10/1997 Newcastle United (H) 4 - 1 39834 17 6 OG, Kewell, Ribeiro, Wetherall
25/10/1997 Wimbledon (A) 0 - 1 15718 17 8 -
01/11/1997 Tottenham Hotspur (A) 1 - 0 26441 20 7 Rod Wallace
08/11/1997 Derby County (H) 4 - 3 33572 23 4 Bowyer, Kewell, Hasselbaink (pen), Rod Wallace
18/11/1997 Reading (LCR4) (H) 2 - 3 15069 - - Bowyer, Wetherall
23/11/1997 West Ham United (H) 3 - 1 30031 26 4 Haaland, Hasselbaink, Hasselbaink
29/11/1997 Barnsley (A) 3 - 2 18690 29 4 Lilley, Haaland, Rod Wallace
06/12/1997 Everton (H) 0 - 0 34869 30 5 -
13/12/1997 Chelsea (A) 0 - 0 34690 31 4 -
20/12/1997 Bolton Wanderers (H) 2 - 0 31163 34 4 Ribeiro, Hasselbaink
26/12/1997 Liverpool (A) 1 - 3 43854 34 5 Haaland
28/12/1997 Aston Villa (H) 1 - 1 36287 35 5 Hasselbaink
03/01/1998 Oxford United (FACR3) (H) 4 - 0 20568 - - Kewell, Kewell, Radebe, Hasselbaink (pen)
10/01/1998 Arsenal (A) 1 - 2 38018 35 6 Hasselbaink
17/01/1998 Sheffield Wednesday (H) 1 - 2 33166 35 7 OG
24/01/1998 Grimsby Town (FACR4) (H) 2 - 0 29598 - - Molenaar, Hasselbaink
31/01/1998 Crystal Palace (A) 2 - 0 25248 38 7 Hasselbaink, Rod Wallace
07/02/1998 Leicester City (A) 0 - 1 21244 38 7 -
14/02/1998 Birmingham City (FACR5) (H) 3 - 2 35463 - - Hasselbaink, Hasselbaink, Rod Wallace
22/02/1998 Newcastle United (A) 1 - 1 36511 39 8 Rod Wallace
28/02/1998 Southampton (H) 0 - 1 28791 39 8 -
04/03/1998 Tottenham Hotspur (H) 1 - 0 31394 42 7 Kewell
07/03/1998 Wolverhampton Wanderers (FACR6) (H) 0 - 1 39902 - - -
11/03/1998 Blackburn Rovers (H) 4 - 0 32933 45 7 Bowyer, Haaland, Haaland, Hasselbaink
15/03/1998 Derby County (A) 5 - 0 30217 48 5 OG, Halle, Bowyer, Kewell, Hasselbaink
30/03/1998 West Ham United (A) 0 - 3 24107 48 5 -
04/04/1998 Barnsley (H) 2 - 1 37749 51 4 OG, Hasselbaink
08/04/1998 Chelsea (H) 3 - 1 37276 54 4 Wetherall, Hasselbaink, Hasselbaink
11/04/1998 Everton (A) 0 - 2 37099 54 5 -
18/04/1998 Bolton Wanderers (A) 3 - 2 25000 57 5 Halle, Haaland, Hasselbaink
25/04/1998 Coventry City (H) 3 - 3 36522 58 5 Kewell, Hasselbaink, Hasselbaink
04/05/1998 Manchester United (A) 0 - 3 55167 58 5 -
10/05/1998 Wimbledon (H) 1 - 1 38172 59 5 Haaland

The Players

  League FA Cup League Cup Europe Other
Name Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Mark Beeney 1  0(1)  0  0  0 
Lee Bowyer 21(4)3 3  2(1)1 0  0 
Alf-Inge Haaland 26(6)7 2  3  0  0 
Gunnar Halle 31(2)2 3  2(1)  0  0 
Ian Harte 12  1(2)  0  0  0 
Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink 30(3)16 44 32 0  0 
Martin Hiden 11  1  0  0  0 
David Hopkin 22(3)1 1  4  0  0 
Mark Jackson 0(1)  0  0  0  0 
Gary Kelly 34  3(1)  3  0  0 
Harry Kewell 26(3)5 42 21 0  0 
Derek Lilley 0(13)1 0(1)  0(3)  0  0 
Nigel Martyn 37  4  4  0  0 
Lee Matthews 0(3)  0  0  0  0 
Alan Maybury 9(3)  2  1  0  0 
Stephen McPhail 0(4)  0  0  0  0 
Robert Molenaar 18(4)2 31 2(1)  0  0 
Lucas Radebe 26(1)  21 4  0  0 
Bruno Ribeiro 28(1)3 3  2(1)1 0  0 
David Robertson 24(2)  1  4  0  0 
Rod Wallace 29(2)10 41 42 0  0 
David Wetherall 33(1)3 3  42 0  0 

Debuts

Date Player Opposition
09/08/97 David Robertson Arsenal
09/08/97 Bruno Ribeiro Arsenal
09/08/97 Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink Arsenal
09/08/97 David Hopkin Arsenal
09/08/97 Alf-Inge Haaland Arsenal
31/01/98 Lee Matthews Crystal Palace
07/02/98 Stephen McPhail Leicester City
28/02/98 Martin Hiden Southampton

First Goal for Leeds

Date Player Opposition
09/08/97 Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink Arsenal
13/08/97 Bruno Ribeiro Sheffield Wednesday
14/09/97 David Hopkin Blackburn Rovers
15/10/97 Harry Kewell Stoke City
23/11/97 Alf-Inge Haaland West Ham United
29/11/97 Derek Lilley Barnsley
03/01/98 Lucas Radebe Oxford United
15/03/98 Gunnar Halle Derby County

Transfers In/Youth Team

Player From Price
Jonathan Woodgate  
Paul Robinson  
Tommy Knarvik  
Kevin Dixon  
Tony Hackworth  
Paul Donnelly  
Damien Lynch  
Gareth Evans  
Kevin Evans  
Warren Feeney  
Alf-Inge Haaland Nottingham Forest £1600000
Bruno Ribeiro Vitória Setúbal £500000
Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink Boavista £2000000
David Hopkin Crystal Palace £3250000
David Robertson Glasgow Rangers £500000
Matthew Jones  
Martin Hiden Rapid Vienna £1300000
Alan Smith  

Transfers Out/Retirements

Player To Price
Tony Dorigo Torino Free
Paul Evans Free
Tony Yeboah £904000
Mark Ford Burnley £250000
Andy Couzens Carlisle United £100000
Brian Deane Sheffield United £1500000
John Pemberton Crewe Alexandra Free
Ian Rush Newcastle United Free
Carlton Palmer Southampton £1000000
Pierre Laurent Bastia £500000

Loans Out

Player To  
Andy Gray Bury  
Richard Jobson Southend United  
Jason Blunt Raith Rovers  

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