Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds United's 3-3 draw with Southampton at Elland Road on Boxing Day 1991.
Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds United's 3-3 draw with Southampton at Elland Road on Boxing Day 1991.

The day the Saints turned Elland Road sinners

It was a day the Elland Road faithful expected a hatful of goals against a struggling Southampton.

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The Boxing Day clash in December 1991 served up a goal fest but not one in which Whites fans expected. Leeds raced into a 3-1 lead thanks to a brace from Steve Hodge and a header from Gary Speed. But the Saints turned sinners as they battled back to claim a point thanks to a goal from a teenage Alan Shearer and a second goal from Ian Dowie. Leeds United went on to win the First Division title while the Saints avoided relegation finishing 16th. READ MORE: 16 of the most iconic Leeds United photos of all time

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