On the 30th anniversary of United’s game at home to Peter Reid’s Sky Blues, we look back on a game that the Peacocks lost despite dominating. Niall Quinn’s aerial prowess proved too much as Leeds United’s chance to overtake Palace in third went begging.TSB+ for details of this and loads more benefits.
Leeds had been steadily increasing their tempo since October 1988, but there was something new in their play that hadn't been there before. Leeds always had belligerence, but now there was arrogance.
Emergency! Paging Dr Beat! Phil Hay made it through his surgery and that was the only real high point of the weekend. It was a quiet one, too, with the social media boycott, but it didn’t stop the entitled fans of Moscow’s favourite team making lots of noise. With levisolicitors.co.uk/thesquareball.
We find out what’s been said – by you and by Brighton fans – in the wake of our trip to Sussex. We dive into the fan channels of the Seagulls. With levisolicitors.co.uk/thesquareball.