Skip to main contentAccess keys helpA-Z index

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
| Help

---------------
---------------
CHOOSE A SPORT
 
RELATED BBC SITES
Last Updated:  Friday, 21 March, 2003, 09:18 GMT
Venables' Leeds career
Venables took over as Leeds manager in July following the sacking of David O'Leary
1 of 12
Terry Venables is not the obvious choice when he takes over as Leeds manager in July, following the sacking of David O'Leary
 Rio Ferdinand and Sir Alex Ferguson after Ferdinand  is sold to Man Utd in a 30m deal
2 of 12
Within a fortnight star defender Rio Ferdinand is sold to Man Utd in a 30m deal as Leeds bid to clear debts of 78m
Leeds beat Man City 3-0  on the opening day of the season
3 of 12
On the opening day of the season Leeds beat Man City 3-0 at Elland Road but Venables struggles to endear himself to the fans
Leeds become the only team to beat Newcastle at St James' Park in the league thanks to goals by Mark Viduka and Alan Smith
4 of 12
Leeds become the only team to beat Newcastle at St James' Park in the league thanks to goals by Mark Viduka and Alan Smith
Harry Kewell scores the only goal in a 1-0 league win
5 of 12
Harry Kewell scores the only goal in a 1-0 league win over Man Utd in September as Ferdinand returns to Elland Road
At the end of September Arsenal win 4-1 at Elland Road
6 of 12
At the end of September Arsenal win 4-1 at Elland Road and Leeds begin to suffer a bad run of form at home
Division One side Sheffield United end Leeds' Worthington Cup run
7 of 12
Division One side Sheffield United end Leeds' run in the Worthington Cup in a 2-1 third round win
Jonathan Woodgate was sold to Newcastle in a 8m deal
8 of 12
Jonathan Woodgate is sold to Newcastle in an 8m deal as part of a mass clear-out that infuriates the Leeds fans
Venables finds empathy with the Leeds fans when he threatens to quit if Woodgate is sold
9 of 12
Venables threatens to quit if Woodgate is sold, but Leeds chairman Peter Ridsdale (left) persuades him to stay
Seth Johnson scores the only goal of the game against West Ham in a 1-0 win at Elland Road
10 of 12
Leeds' last league win comes at the start of February as Seth Johnson scores the only goal of the game against West Ham
 Neil Warnock shakes Venables' hand
11 of 12
Neil Warnock shakes Venables' hand as Sheffield United embarrass Leeds again, with a 1-0 win in the FA Cup quarter-finals
Defeat at home to Middlesbrough last week sees Leeds slip to 15th in the Premiership
12 of 12
Defeat at home to Middlesbrough last week sees Leeds slip to 15th in the Premiership and Venables leaving Elland Road



E-mail services | Sport on mobiles/PDAs

MMIX

Back to top

Sport Homepage | Football | Cricket | Rugby Union | Rugby League | Tennis | Golf | Motorsport | Boxing | Athletics | Snooker | Horse Racing | Cycling | Disability Sport | Olympics 2012 | Sport Relief | Other Sport...

BBC Sport Academy >> | BBC News >> | BBC Weather >>
About the BBC | News sources | Privacy & Cookies Policy | Contact us
banner watch listen bbc sport