1990-1991 – “Gary Speed” away shirt – Number 11


The Shirt

Manufacturer: Umbro

Sponsor: Top Man

Season worn: 1990/1991

Competitions: Division 1, FA Cup, League Cup, Zenith Data Systems Cup

Player shirt features: Embroidered club badge, embroidered manufacturers logo, embroidered football league patches, stitched number, long sleeves

Division 1 1990/1991

Games played: 38 (won 19, drawn 7, lost 12)

Finished: 4th

Domestic Cup Competitions 1990/1991

FA Cup: 4th Round

League Cup: Semi-final

Zenith Data Systems Cup: Northern final

The Player

Name: Gary Speed, MBE (1969-2011)

Leeds career: 1989 – 1996

Games: 248

Goals: 39

Honours: Division 1 title winner 1991/1992, Charity Shield winner 1992/1993

Signed from: Youth

Left for: Everton (£3,500,000)

Gary was one of Leeds’ favourite sons. He won the title with Leeds and was an integral part of one of Leeds’ strongest midfields playing along side David Batty, Gordan Strachan and Gary McAllister.

Tragically, Gary passed away on Sunday 27th November 2011. Football lost one of its greatest professionals and a true gentlemen.

Speed is number 28 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.