since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1974-75 Division 1

Final League Position 3rd FA Cup Semi-Finalists

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19740803Sat 3/8 Brighton & Hove Albion A 3-0 W   Friendly 9,678 Unknown3 Robson
19740807Wed 7/8 Oxford United A 5-1 W   Friendly 5,000 Unknown5 Robson
19740810Sat 10/8 Portsmouth A 2-0 W   Friendly 4,858 Unknown2 Robson
19740812Mon 12/8 Colchester United A 3-2 W   Colchester United 100th Anniversary 5,236 Unknown3 Robson
19740817Sat 17/8 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-0 W     26,444 Johnson Robson
19740820Tue 20/8 Arsenal A 1-0 W     31,027 Lambert Robson
19740824Sat 24/8 BURNLEY H 2-0 W     22,361 Talbot, Whymark Robson
19740827Tue 27/8 ARSENAL H 3-0 W     27,510 Beattie, Lambert2 Robson
19740831Sat 31/8 Sheffield United A 1-3 L     17,963 Lambert Robson
19740903Tue 3/9 Bristol Rovers A 2-1 W   Testimonial Wayne Jones 4,000 Unknown2 Robson
19740907Sat 7/9 EVERTON H 1-0 W     23,393 Woods Robson
19740910Tue 10/9 Coventry City A 2-1 W   League Cup 2nd Round 13,211 Hamilton, Whymark Robson
19740914Sat 14/9 Luton Town A 4-1 W     17,577 Talbot2, Hamilton, Whymark Robson
19740918Wed 18/9 FC TWENTE H 2-2 D   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 1st Leg 28,047 Talbot, Hamilton Robson
19740921Sat 21/9 CHELSEA H 2-0 W     23,111 Talbot, Johnson Robson
19740924Tue 24/9 STOKE CITY H 3-1 W     24,469 Hamilton, Viljoen, Whymark Robson
19740928Sat 28/9 Newcastle United A 0-1 L     43,526 Robson
19741002Wed 2/10 FC Twente A 1-1 D   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 2nd Leg 18,000 Hamilton Robson
19741005Sat 5/10 Queens Park Rangers A 0-1 L     19,494 Robson
19741008Tue 8/10 HEREFORD UNITED H 4-1 W   League Cup 3rd Round 16,337 Talbot, Hunter, Johnson, Whymark Robson
19741012Sat 12/10 LEEDS UNITED H 0-0 D     29,817 Robson
19741015Tue 15/10 Burnley A 0-1 L     18,011 Robson
19741019Sat 19/10 West Ham United A 0-1 L     33,543 Robson
19741026Sat 26/10 MANCHESTER CITY H 1-1 D     25,177 Hamilton Robson
19741102Sat 2/11 LIVERPOOL H 1-0 W     30,575 Talbot Robson
19741109Sat 9/11 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 1-2 L     20,123 Woods Robson
19741112Tue 12/11 STOKE CITY H 2-1 W   League Cup 4th Round 20,661 Hamilton, Johnson Robson
19741116Sat 16/11 COVENTRY CITY H 4-0 W     21,176 Talbot, Johnson3 Robson
19741123Sat 23/11 Derby County A 0-2 L     24,341 Robson
19741126Tue 26/11 Tel Aviv XI A 1-1 D   Friendly 18,000 Unknown Robson
19741130Sat 30/11 CARLISLE UNITED H 3-1 W     20,193 Hamilton, Johnson, Lambert Robson
19741204Wed 4/12 Norwich City A 1-1 D   League Cup 5th Round 34,731 Whymark Robson
19741207Sat 7/12 Middlesbrough A 0-3 L     23,735 Robson
19741210Tue 10/12 NORWICH CITY H 1-2 L   League Cup 5th Round, Replay 29,228 Johnson Robson
19741214Sat 14/12 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 4-0 W     20,812 Beattie, Viljoen, Lambert, Osborne Robson
19741220Fri 20/12 Leicester City A 1-0 W     16,636 Whymark Robson
19741226Thu 26/12 LUTON TOWN H 0-1 L     23,406 Robson
19741228Sat 28/12 Birmingham City A 1-0 W     30,266 Osborne Robson
19750104Sat 4/1 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 2-1 W   FA Cup 3rd Round 28,542 Viljoen, Johnson Robson
19750111Sat 11/1 MIDDLESBROUGH H 2-0 W     24,720 Johnson, Osborne Robson
19750118Sat 18/1 Carlisle United A 1-2 L     13,054 Whymark Robson
19750125Sat 25/1 LIVERPOOL H 1-0 W   FA Cup 4th Round 34,709 Mills Robson
19750201Sat 1/2 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 2-0 W     22,184 Beattie, Viljoen Robson
19750208Sat 8/2 Liverpool A 2-5 L     47,421 Beattie, Whymark Robson
19750215Sat 15/2 ASTON VILLA H 3-2 W   FA Cup 5th Round 31,297 Hamilton2, Johnson Robson
19750215Sat 15/2 DERBY COUNTY H P-P            
19750222Sat 22/2 Coventry City A 1-3 L     16,973 Hunter Robson
19750225Tue 25/2 DERBY COUNTY H 3-0 W     23,132 Beattie, Hamilton, Johnson Robson
19750301Sat 1/3 SHEFFIELD UNITED H 0-1 L     21,813 Robson
19750308Sat 8/3 LEEDS UNITED H 0-0 D   FA Cup 6th Round 38,010 Robson
19750308Sat 8/3 Stoke City A P-P            
19750311Tue 11/3 Leeds United A 1-1 D FA Cup 6th Round, Replay 50,074 Johnson Robson
19750315Sat 15/3 NEWCASTLE UNITED H 5-4 W     23,070 Hunter, Hamilton3, Johnson Robson
19750318Tue 18/3 Stoke City A 2-1 W     28,585 Mills, Whymark Robson
19750322Sat 22/3 Everton A 1-1 D     46,269 Whymark Robson
19750325Tue 25/3 Leeds United N 0-0 D FA Cup 6th Round, 2nd Replay (at Filbert Street) 35,195 Robson
19750327Thu 27/3 Leeds United N 3-2 W   FA Cup 6th Round, 3rd Replay (at Filbert Street) 19,570 Hamilton, Whymark, Woods Robson
19750329Sat 29/3 LEICESTER CITY H 2-1 W     28,745 Viljoen, Woods Robson
19750331Mon 31/3 Chelsea A 0-0 D     35,005 Robson
19750401Tue 1/4 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 3-2 W     27,417 Lambert, Woods, Collard Robson
19750405Sat 5/4 West Ham United N 0-0 D   FA Cup Semi-Final (at Villa Park) 58,000 Robson
19750405Sat 5/4 Manchester City A P-P            
19750409Wed 9/4 West Ham United A 1-2 L   FA Cup Semi-Final (at Stamford Bridge) 45,344 Jenningsog Robson
19750412Sat 12/4 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 2-1 W     28,684 Hamilton, Whymark Robson
19750419Sat 19/4 Leeds United A 1-2 L     30,174 Talbot Robson
19750423Wed 23/4 Manchester City A 1-1 D     29,391 Hamilton Robson
19750426Sat 26/4 WEST HAM UNITED H 4-1 W     31,642 Talbot, Beattie, Hunter, Whymark Robson
19750429Tue 29/4 Southampton A 1-1 D   Testimonial Terry Paine 14,630 Unknown Robson
19750502Fri 2/5 DON REVIE XI H 5-3 W   Testimonial Colin Harper 15,174 Unknown5 Robson
19750528Wed 28/5 Martinique FA XI A 3-2 W   Friendly   Unknown3 Robson
19750531Sat 31/5 Martinique FA XI A 4-0 W   Friendly   Unknown4 Robson

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly108202911
League42235146644
League Cup5311106
UEFA Cup202033
FA Cup9441118
TOTALS6838141611972

 Excludes abandoned games (if any), Matches decided on penalties (if any) count as a drawn game.

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League24,924523,40727,122569,558
Cup/Play-offs28,327198,28933,630302,667

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Austin, Terry1/2/1954 Forward 2  
Beattie, Kevin18/12/1953 Central Defender 52 6
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 44  
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 6(3) 1
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 2  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 0(8)  
Own Goal 1 1
Hamilton, Bryan31/12/1946 Midfield 45(3) 17
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 17  
Hunter, Allan30/6/1946 Central Defender 49 4
Johnson, Dave23/10/1951 Centre Forward 48 15
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 40(6) 7
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 56 2
Osborne, Roger9/3/1950 Midfield 11(6) 3
Peddelty, John2/4/1955 Central Defender 8  
Roberts, Dale8/10/1956 Central Defender 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 56  
Talbot, Brian21/7/1953 Midfield 56 10
Twamley, Bruce23/5/1952 Full Back 1  
Unknown 10 29
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 51 5
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 5  
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 55 14
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 33(18) 5
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Austin, Terry1/2/1954 Forward 2  
Beattie, Kevin18/12/1953 Central Defender 37 6
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 31  
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 5(2) 1
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 2  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 0(6)  
Hamilton, Bryan31/12/1946 Midfield 33(2) 10
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 11  
Hunter, Allan30/6/1946 Central Defender 36 3
Johnson, Dave23/10/1951 Centre Forward 35 9
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 31(4) 7
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 42 1
Osborne, Roger9/3/1950 Midfield 10(2) 3
Peddelty, John2/4/1955 Central Defender 6  
Roberts, Dale8/10/1956 Central Defender 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 40  
Talbot, Brian21/7/1953 Midfield 40 8
Twamley, Bruce23/5/1952 Full Back 1  
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 36 4
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 3  
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 40 10
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 20(16) 4
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Beattie, Kevin18/12/1953 Central Defender 8  
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 9  
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 1  
Own Goal 1 1
Hamilton, Bryan31/12/1946 Midfield 6(1) 3
Hunter, Allan30/6/1946 Central Defender 7  
Johnson, Dave23/10/1951 Centre Forward 7 3
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 7  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 9 1
Osborne, Roger9/3/1950 Midfield 1(3)  
Peddelty, John2/4/1955 Central Defender 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 9  
Talbot, Brian21/7/1953 Midfield 9  
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 9 1
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 2  
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 8 1
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 6(2) 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Beattie, Kevin18/12/1953 Central Defender 5  
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 2  
Hamilton, Bryan31/12/1946 Midfield 4 2
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 4  
Hunter, Allan30/6/1946 Central Defender 4 1
Johnson, Dave23/10/1951 Centre Forward 4 3
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 2(2)  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 5  
Osborne, Roger9/3/1950 Midfield 0(1)  
Peddelty, John2/4/1955 Central Defender 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 5  
Talbot, Brian21/7/1953 Midfield 5 1
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 4  
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 5 3
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 5  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Beattie, Kevin18/12/1953 Central Defender 2  
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 2  
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 0(1)  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 0(2)  
Hamilton, Bryan31/12/1946 Midfield 2 2
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 2  
Hunter, Allan30/6/1946 Central Defender 2  
Johnson, Dave23/10/1951 Centre Forward 2  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 2  
Talbot, Brian21/7/1953 Midfield 2 1
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 2  
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 2  
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 2  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Unknown 10 29

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 1
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. DERBY COUNTY             42  14  4  3  41  18   7  7  7  26  31   53
 2. Liverpool                42  14  5  2  44  17   6  6  9  16  22   51
 3. Ipswich Town             42  17  2  2  47  14   6  3 12  19  30   51
 4. Everton                  42  10  9  2  33  19   6  9  6  23  23   50
 5. Stoke City               42  12  7  2  40  18   5  8  8  24  30   49
 6. Sheffield United         42  12  7  2  35  20   6  6  9  23  31   49
 7. Middlesbrough            42  11  7  3  33  14   7  5  9  21  26   48
 8. Manchester City          42  16  3  2  40  15   2  7 12  14  39   46
 9. Leeds United             42  10  8  3  34  20   6  5 10  23  29   45
10. Burnley                  42  11  6  4  40  29   6  5 10  28  38   45
11. Queen's Park Rangers     42  10  4  7  25  17   6  6  9  29  37   42
12. Wolverhampton Wanderers  42  12  5  4  43  21   2  6 13  14  33   39
13. West Ham United          42  10  6  5  38  22   3  7 11  20  37   39
14. Coventry City            42   8  9  4  31  27   4  6 11  20  35   39
15. Newcastle United         42  12  4  5  39  23   3  5 13  20  49   39
16. Arsenal                  42  10  6  5  31  16   3  5 13  16  33   37
17. Birmingham City          42  10  4  7  34  28   4  5 12  19  33   37
18. Leicester City           42   8  7  6  25  17   4  5 12  21  43   36
19. Tottenham Hotspur        42   8  4  9  29  27   5  4 12  23  36   34
20. LUTON TOWN               42   8  6  7  27  26   3  5 13  20  39   33
21. CHELSEA                  42   4  9  8  22  31   5  6 10  20  41   33
22. CARLISLE UNITED          42   8  2 11  22  21   4  3 14  21  38   29

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