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Leeds United Beat Manchester United In 27 Pictures

by | 3rd, January 2010

JERMAINE Beckford scores the 19th minute winner against Manchester United and Leeds United march on in the FA Cup. Manchester United had not been beaten a lower-division side during Sir Alex Ferguson’s 23-year reign as manager. In 1984, Bournemouth beat them 2-0.


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Leeds United's Luciano Becchio (left) and Manchester United's Wes Brown battle for the ball

Because Man United were playing at home, the game was on the telly and Leeds scored in the middle of first half, it meant lots of Man U fans (between sanwhiches and trips to the club shop) saw the goal – save for a few thousand who left early to miss the rush back to London (the Jubilee Line is shut on the Tube at the weekends). Enjoy these pictures of the match…

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