since 1878

Reserves Results & Match Reports

Season 1968-69 Football Combination

Final League Position 3rd

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers
19680810Sat 10/8 Crystal Palace A 3-3 D   Football Combination Cup   Woods, ORourke, Wigg
19680817Sat 17/8 GILLINGHAM H 3-2 W   Football Combination Cup 1,599 Spearritt3
19680821Wed 21/8 Gillingham A 2-0 W   Football Combination Cup   Barnard, Spearritt
19680828Wed 28/8 Fulham A 5-0 W   Football Combination Cup   Hunt2, Barnard, Wigg2
19680831Sat 31/8 NORWICH CITY H 1-0 W   Football Combination Cup 3,470 Miller
19680907Sat 7/9 CRYSTAL PALACE H 3-3 D   Football Combination Cup 1,559 Houghton, Miller, Lambert
19680910Tue 10/9 FULHAM H 2-1 W   Football Combination Cup 2,470 Spearritt, ORourke
19680914Sat 14/9 Norwich City A 2-3 L   Football Combination Cup   Hunt, Broadfoot
19680921Sat 21/9 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 1-3 L   Football Combination Cup 2,074 Barnard
19680928Sat 28/9 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-2 L   Football Combination Cup   Hunt
19681005Sat 5/10 NORWICH CITY H 4-4 D     3,003 Bell, Hunt3
19681012Sat 12/10 AFC Bournemouth A 1-1 D     780 Barnard
19681019Sat 19/10 WEST HAM UNITED H 1-1 D     1,975 Hunt
19681026Sat 26/10 Peterborough United A 0-3 L     1,491
19681102Sat 2/11 WALSALL H 6-2 W     1,768 Hunt2, Woods, Lambert2, Wigg
19681112Tue 12/11 Plymouth Argyle A 1-2 L       Hunt
19681116Sat 16/11 LUTON TOWN H 5-0 W     1,139 Hunt2, Spearritt2, Miller
19681123Sat 23/11 Swindon Town A 3-0 W       Wigg3
19681204Wed 4/12 Reading A 4-3 W       Spearritt2, Lambert, Wigg
19681214Sat 14/12 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 0-1 L      
19681221Sat 21/12 Northampton Town A 4-1 W       Woods3, Wigg
19690108Wed 8/1 Harwich & Parkeston A 0-0 D Friendly  
19690114Tue 14/1 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 6-1 W     2,566 Woods, Barnard2, Wigg3
19690118Sat 18/1 Fulham A 2-4 L       Hunt, Wigg
19690125Sat 25/1 OXFORD UNITED H 3-0 W     2,135 Hunt2, Barnard
19690201Sat 1/2 Bristol Rovers A 4-3 W     779 Hunt2, Whymark, Unknownog
19690208Sat 8/2 Queens Park Rangers A P-P          
19690215Sat 15/2 Haverhill Rovers A P-P     Suffolk Premier Cup 1st Round    
19690222Sat 22/2 CRYSTAL PALACE H 1-0 W     1,470 Hunt
19690301Sat 1/3 HAVERHILL H 5-1 W   Suffolk Premier Cup 1st Round   Hunt2, Miller, Wigg2
19690308Sat 8/3 Leicester City A 1-1 D Football Combination Cup Quarter-Final   ORourke
19690308Sat 8/3 Bury Town A 1-0 W Suffolk Premier Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg   Hunt
19690311Tue 11/3 Queens Park Rangers A 4-1 W       Woods, Kerr2, Carroll
19690315Not known BURY TOWN H 4-1 W Suffolk Premier Cup Semi-Final 2nd Leg   Hunt, Brogan, Lambert, Whymark
19690318Tue 18/3 GILLINGHAM H P-P          
19690322Sat 22/3 Arsenal A P-P          
19690326Wed 26/3 CARDIFF CITY H 3-1 W     154 Woods, Whymark2
19690401Tue 1/4 Arsenal A 1-0 W       Hunt
19690405Sat 5/4 SOUTHAMPTON H 1-1 D     1,119 Hill
19690410Thu 10/4 Swansea City A 1-0 W       Unknownog
19690415Tue 15/4 GILLINGHAM H 4-1 W       Hunt, Talbot, Woods, Lambert
19690419Sat 19/4 Bristol City A 2-1 W       Woods, Lambert
19690422Tue 22/4 LOWESTOFT H 5-0 W   Suffolk Premier Cup Final   Wigg4, Whymark
19690428Mon 28/4 CHELSEA H 3-1 W     1,052 Buttle, Whymark2

General notes

Sat 08-03-1969 Reserves played two games on same day with no first team game there was a split squad.

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Football Combination Cup115332418
Football Combination2416446432
Reserve Friendly101000
Suffolk Premier Cup4400152
TOTALS40258710352

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League1,36516,3812543,050
Cup/Play-offs1,39711,172--

Final League Table

 Final League Table Football Combination
                              P   W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1. Arsenal                  24  19  4  1  68  16  42
 2. Fulham                   25  18  4  3  76  32  40
 3. IPSWICH TOWN             25  16  5  4  65  33  37
 4. Tottenham Hotspur        24  16  3  5  65  26  25
 5. Crystal Palace           25  16  3  6  47  31  35
 6. West Ham United          25   9 13  3  42  28  31
 7. Southampton              24  11  5  8  36  19  27
 8. Bristol City             25  13  3 10  44  36  27
 9. Gillingham               24  11  5  8  27  27  27
10. Walsall                  25   9  6 10  41  38  24
11. Peterborough United      25   7 10  8  32  36  24
12. Cardiff City             25   9  6 10  31  38  24
13. Leicester City           24   9  5 10  34  36  23
14. Queens Park Rangers      25   8  7 10  39  45  23
15. Chelsea                  25   9  4 12  42  40  22
16. AFC Bournemouth          25   6  9 10  33  46  21
17. Plymouth Argyle          25   6  9 10  23  37  21
18. Bristol Rovers           25   8  5 12  39  54  21
19. Luton Town               24   6  9  9  27  48  21
20. Birmingham City          25   8  5 12  36  37  20
21. Norwich City             23   6  8  9  41  42  20
22. Oxford United            24   7  4 13  26  48  18
23. Swindon Town             25   6  4 15  17  41  16
24. Swansea City             22   4  6 12  25  48  14
25. Northampton Town         25   5  3 17  27  59  13
26. Reading                  25   4  4 17  24  65  12