Football League’s finest: Who got your vote for your club’s greatest names?

Best ever? Chris Waddle in his Sheffield Wednesday days.

Best ever? Chris Waddle in his Sheffield Wednesday days.

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Chris Waddle, Stuart McCall and Billy Bremner have been named in a list of the greatest contributors to clubs’ league history in a vote as part of The Football League’s 125th Anniversary celebrations.

Nearly 100,000 votes were cast in the polls after clubs were first invited to compile their own shortlist for each category based on fans’ nominations via social media.

Fans were asked a range of questions to vote for their team’s best players, favourite captains’ and most successful seasons etc.

Here is the run down of how Yorkshire fans voted.

Barnsley

When was Barnsley’s best season? 1996/97 56%

Who is Barnsley’s best ever manager? Danny Wilson 62%

Bradford City

Who is Bradford City’s best ever captain? Stuart McCall 85%

Who is Bradford City’s best ever manager? Phil Parkinson 50%

Doncaster Rovers

Who is Doncaster Rovers’ best ever captain? Rob Jones 56%

When was Doncaster Rovers’ best season? 2007/08 28%

Huddersfield Town

Who is the all-time fans’ favourite at Huddersfield Town? Mark Lillis 58%

What is Huddersfield Town’s best ever match? Huddersfield Town 3-0 Bolton Wanderers (1926) 28%

Leeds United

What is Leeds United’s best ever match? Leeds United 7-0 Southampton (1972) 43%

Who is Leeds United’s best ever captain? Billy Bremner 81%

Middlesbrough

Who is the all-time fans’ favourite at Middlesbrough? Frank Queudrue 41%

Who is Middlesbrough’s best ever captain? Tony Mowbray 43%

Rotherham United

Who is Rotherham United’s greatest ever player? Alan Lee 39%

When was Rotherham United’s best season? 2000/01 46%

Sheffield United

Who is Sheffield United’s best ever captain? Chris Morgan 63%

Who is Sheffield United’s best ever manager? Neil Warnock 41%

Sheffield Wednesday

Who is Sheffield Wednesday’s best ever captain? Nigel Pearson 52%

Who is Sheffield Wednesday’s greatest ever player? Chris Waddle 39%

York City

When was York City’s best season? 2011/12 74%

Who is York City’s best ever manager? Tom Johnston 35%

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