since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1975-76 Division 1

Final League Position 6th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19750802Sat 2/8 Anderlecht A 0-1 L   Friendly (at FC Twente)   Robson
19750803Sun 3/8 Spartak Trnava A 2-1 W   Friendly (at FC Twente)   Woods, Gates Robson
19750805Tue 5/8 Mulde A 2-1 W   Friendly   Unknown2 Robson
19750807Thu 7/8 Rosenborg Trondheim A 6-0 W   Friendly   Unknown6 Robson
19750811Mon 11/8 ROYAL ANTWERP H 0-1 L   Friendly 9,438 Robson
19750816Sat 16/8 NEWCASTLE UNITED H 0-3 L     27,680 Robson
19750820Wed 20/8 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-1 D     28,311 Viljoen Robson
19750823Sat 23/8 Leeds United A 0-1 L     30,912 Robson
19750826Tue 26/8 BURNLEY H 0-0 D     23,579 Robson
19750830Sat 30/8 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 4-2 W     22,659 Hamilton, Johnson, Whymark2 Robson
19750906Sat 6/9 Coventry City A 0-0 D     17,622 Robson
19750909Tue 9/9 Leeds United A 2-3 L   League Cup 2nd Round 15,318 Johnson, Hunter Robson
19750913Sat 13/9 LIVERPOOL H 2-0 W     28,151 Johnson, Austin Robson
19750917Wed 17/9 Feyenoord A 2-1 W   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 1st Leg 30,000 Johnson, Whymark Robson
19750920Sat 20/9 Manchester United A 0-1 L     50,513 Robson
19750923Tue 23/9 NORWICH CITY H 2-0 W     35,077 Beattie, Hamilton Robson
19750927Sat 27/9 MIDDLESBROUGH H 0-3 L     22,321 Robson
19751001Wed 1/10 FEYENOORD H 2-0 W   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 2nd Leg 30,411 Woods, Whymark Robson
19751004Sat 4/10 Derby County A 0-1 L     26,056 Robson
19751011Sat 11/10 Stoke City A 1-0 W     21,975 Hamilton Robson
19751018Sat 18/10 LEICESTER CITY H 1-1 D     23,418 Whymark Robson
19751022Wed 22/10 FC BRUGES H 3-0 W   UEFA Cup 2nd Round, 1st Leg 28,719 Gates, Peddelty, Austin Robson
19751025Sat 25/10 Manchester City A 1-1 D     30,644 Hamilton Robson
19751101Sat 1/11 ASTON VILLA H 3-0 W     24,687 Hamilton, Whymark, Peddelty Robson
19751105Wed 5/11 FC Bruges A 0-4 L   UEFA Cup 2nd Round, 2nd Leg 30,000 Robson
19751108Sat 8/11 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 0-1 L     16,191 Robson
19751115Sat 15/11 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 1-1 D     25,543 Peddelty Robson
19751122Sat 22/11 Leicester City A 0-0 D     20,115 Robson
19751129Sat 29/11 SHEFFIELD UNITED H 1-1 D     20,802 Whymark Robson
19751202Tue 2/12 Windsor & Eton A 7-0 W   Floodlight Opening   Unknown7 Robson
19751206Sat 6/12 Everton A 3-3 D     24,601 Johnson, Lambert, Woods Robson
19751213Sat 13/12 LEEDS UNITED H 2-1 W     26,855 Peddelty, Lambert Robson
19751220Sat 20/12 Newcastle United A 1-1 D     25,098 Talbot Robson
19751226Fri 26/12 ARSENAL H 2-0 W     28,476 Hunter, Woods Robson
19751227Sat 27/12 West Ham United A 2-1 W     32,741 Peddelty, Lambert Robson
19760103Sat 3/1 HALIFAX TOWN H 3-1 W   FA Cup 3rd Round 23,426 Lambert3 Robson
19760110Sat 10/1 Liverpool A 3-3 D     40,457 Whymark2, Gates Robson
19760117Sat 17/1 COVENTRY CITY H 1-1 D     23,543 Osborne Robson
19760124Sat 24/1 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 0-0 D   FA Cup 4th Round 30,110 Robson
19760127Tue 27/1 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 0-1 L   FA Cup 4th Round, Replay 31,333 Robson
19760131Sat 31/1 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 1-2 L     24,049 Johnson Robson
19760207Sat 7/2 Burnley A 1-0 W     17,307 Beattie Robson
19760213Fri 13/2 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1-3 L   Friendly 5,307 Unknown Robson
19760217Tue 17/2 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 3-0 W     19,301 Beattie2, Whymark Robson
19760221Sat 21/2 Queens Park Rangers A 1-3 L     22,593 Lambert Robson
19760225Wed 25/2 Norwich City A P-P            
19760228Sat 28/2 MANCHESTER CITY H P-P            
19760301Mon 1/3 Lincoln City A 0-1 L   Testimonial Terry Heath   Robson
19760306Sat 6/3 Aston Villa A 0-0 D     32,477 Robson
19760313Sat 13/3 STOKE CITY H 1-1 D     22,860 Osborne Robson
19760320Sat 20/3 Sheffield United A 2-1 W     15,220 Johnson, Mills Robson
19760327Sat 27/3 EVERTON H 1-0 W     22,370 Whymark Robson
19760331Wed 31/3 Norwich City A 0-1 L     31,021 Robson
19760403Sat 3/4 Middlesbrough A 0-2 L     15,000 Robson
19760407Wed 7/4 MANCHESTER CITY H 2-1 W     21,290 Whymark, Lambert Robson
19760410Sat 10/4 MANCHESTER UNITED H 3-0 W     33,438 Johnson, Whymark, Lambert Robson
19760413Tue 13/4 Birmingham City A 0-3 L     20,497 Robson
19760417Sat 17/4 Arsenal A 2-1 W     26,937 Sharkey, Bertschin Robson
19760419Mon 19/4 WEST HAM UNITED H 4-0 W     28,217 Talbot, Whymark, Peddelty, Bertschin Robson
19760424Sat 24/4 DERBY COUNTY H 2-6 L     26,971 Whymark, Lambert Robson
19760426Mon 26/4 FC TWENTE H 1-1 D   Testimonial Mick Mills 12,564 Unknown Robson
19760427Tue 27/4 Colchester United A 1-2 L   Testimonial Micky Cook   Unknown Robson
19760501Sat 1/5 Jerez Marbella A 0-1 L Friendly (Date may be incorrect)   Robson
19760513Thu 13/5 Clacton Town A 2-2 D   Testimonial R Cooledge   Talbot, Bertschin Robson
19760517Mon 17/5 Rosenborg Trondheim A 2-0 W   Friendly 10,000 Unknown2 Robson
19760518Tue 18/5 Bodo A 6-0 W   Friendly   Unknown6 Robson

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly136253013
League421614125448
League Cup100123
UEFA Cup430175
FA Cup311132
TOTALS632617209671

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League25,299531,28726,014546,288
Cup/Play-offs28,167112,66626,663106,651

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 1
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. LIVERPOOL                42  14  5  2  41  21   9  9  3  25  10   60
 2. Queen's Park Rangers     42  17  4  0  42  13   7  7  7  25  20   59
 3. Manchester United        42  16  4  1  40  13   7  6  8  28  29   56
 4. Derby County             42  15  3  3  45  30   6  8  7  30  28   53
 5. Leeds United             42  13  3  5  37  19   8  6  7  28  27   51
 6. Ipswich Town             42  11  6  4  36  23   5  8  8  18  25   46
 7. Leicester City           42   9  9  3  29  24   4 10  7  19  27   45
 8. Manchester City          42  14  5  2  46  18   2  6 13  18  28   43
 9. Tottenham Hotspur        42   6 10  5  33  32   8  5  8  30  31   43
10. Norwich City             42  10  5  6  33  26   6  5 10  25  32   42
11. Everton                  42  10  7  4  37  24   5  5 11  23  42   42
12. Stoke City               42   8  5  8  25  24   7  6  8  23  26   41
13. Middlesbrough            42   9  7  5  23  11   6  3 12  23  34   40
14. Coventry City            42   6  9  6  22  22   7  5  9  25  35   40
15. Newcastle United         42  11  4  6  51  26   4  5 12  20  36   39
16. Aston Villa              42  11  8  2  32  17   0  9 12  19  42   39
17. Arsenal                  42  11  4  6  33  19   2  6 13  14  34   36
18. West Ham United          42  10  5  6  26  23   3  5 13  22  48   36
19. Birmingham CIty          42  11  5  5  36  26   2  2 17  21  49   33
20. WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS  42   7  6  8  27  25   3  4 14  24  43   30
21. BURNLEY                  42   6  6  9  23  26   3  4 14  20  40   28
22. SHEFFIELD UNITED         42   4  7 10  19  32   2  3 16  14  50   22

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