Enjoy these memories of Leeds in September 2003. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe
Enjoy these memories of Leeds in September 2003. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds in September 2003 - 16 stories making the news

It was the month which featured a game under the Elland Road floodlights which will live long in the memory for a generation of Leeds United fans.

Monday, 28th September 2020, 8:05 am

Goalkeeper Paul Robinson proved the hero at both ends of the pitch against Swindon Town in the third round of the Carling Cup. He headed a dramatic injury-time equaliser to send the game into extra time and then turned hero in the penalty shoot-out as the Whites won 4-3 from the spot. Drama of a different kind was also the talk of Leeds as the city hosted the northern film premiere of Calendar Girls. Elsewhere the patter of tiny feet was on the horizon for seven staff at a Leeds opticians who were all pregnant at the same time. This was Leeds in September 2003 - is it a city you remember? READ MORE: 21 pictures from the last time Leeds United were in the Premier League

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