RIP Terry Cooper - Another LUFC legend leaves us

The last 18 months have been devastating for the Leeds United family as we have had to say goodbye to several legends of the club. It’s incredible sad then to learn that yet another of the great Revie side has been lost with the passing of Terry (Top Cat) Cooper at the age of 77. Born in Brotherton near Castleford, Cooper was playing for Ferrybridge Amateurs when he joined Leeds as an apprentice in May 1961, turning professional in July 1962. He joined Leeds as a left-winger but despite good ball control he had insufficient speed to shrug off the constant close attentions of defenders. He made a surprise debut on the day Leeds gained promotion from the Second Division in 1964, but during...

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