since 1878

Reserves Results & Match Reports

Season 1970-71 Football Combination

Final League Position 5th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers
19700801Sat 1/8 Romford A 0-1 L   Friendly  
19700803Mon 3/8 Bedford Town A 2-0 W   Friendly   Unknown2
19700805Wed 5/8 Enfield A 0-0 D   Friendly  
19700808Sat 8/8 Chelmsford City A 2-1 W   Friendly   Unknown2
19700810Not known Kings Lynn A 0-0 D Friendly  
19700815Sat 15/8 GILLINGHAM H 3-1 W     1,399 Hunt2, Brogan
19700822Sat 22/8 Norwich City A 1-1 D       Whymark
19700825Tue 25/8 READING H 2-1 W     1,222 Miller, Buttle
19700829Sat 29/8 SWINDON TOWN H 1-1 D     1,345 Buttle
19700905Sat 5/9 Swansea City A 2-2 D       Hill2
19700912Sat 12/9 SOUTHAMPTON H 0-2 L     769
19700916Wed 16/9 AFC Bournemouth A 1-0 W       Collard
19700919Sat 19/9 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-3 L       Shanahan
19700926Sat 26/9 BRISTOL CITY H 0-0 D     873
19700929Tue 29/9 Bristol Rovers A 2-1 W       Lambert, Shanahan
19701007Wed 7/10 Gillingham A 1-3 L       Hill
19701010Sat 10/10 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 2-2 D     862 Hill, Buttle
19701017Sat 17/10 Southampton A 0-1 L      
19701024Sat 24/10 Oxford United A 2-1 W       Jefferson, Whymark
19701026Mon 26/10 CHELSEA H 6-0 W     1,003 Twamley, Barnard, Lambert, Shanahan2, Whymark
19701031Sat 31/10 CARDIFF CITY H 2-1 W     1,188 Talbot, Shanahan
19701114Sat 14/11 WEST HAM UNITED H 5-1 W     1,104 Lambert2, Whymark3
19701128Sat 28/11 CRYSTAL PALACE H 2-0 W     1,172 Talbot, Pearce
19701205Sat 5/12 Fulham A 1-1 D       Twamley
19701212Sat 12/12 Chelsea A 3-2 W       Woods, Droyog, Lambert
19701219Sat 19/12 NORWICH CITY H 1-1 D     1,329 Shanahan
19710102Sat 2/1 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 5-0 W     2,307 Viljoen2, Lambert3
19710109Sat 9/1 BRISTOL ROVERS H 2-2 D     1,391 Miller, Lambert
19710113Wed 13/1 Reading A 3-1 W       Talbot, Lambert, Shanahan
19710123Sat 23/1 ARSENAL H 1-1 D     1,709 Shanahan
19710130Sat 30/1 Crystal Palace A 1-1 D       Osborne
19710206Sat 6/2 FULHAM H 2-0 W     1,125 Talbot, Osborne
19710213Sat 13/2 Arsenal A 0-0 D      
19710220Sat 20/2 AFC BOURNEMOUTH H 1-1 D     1,357 Naylorog
19710303Wed 3/3 Cardiff City A 1-0 W       Shanahan
19710306Sat 6/3 OXFORD UNITED H 3-0 W     644 Collard, Lightog, Shanahan
19710313Sat 13/3 West Ham United A 2-2 D       Harper, Shanahan
19710320Sat 20/3 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 2-1 W     1,100 Osborne, Shanahan
19710327Sat 27/3 SWANSEA CITY H 4-2 W     1,040 Harper, Brogan, Shanahan2
19710403Sat 3/4 Swindon Town A 2-3 L       Miller, Osborne
19710405Mon 5/4 Leicester City A 2-0 W       Keeley, Carroll
19710410Sat 10/4 LEICESTER CITY H 2-1 W     1,183 Osborne, Pearce
19710417Sat 17/4 Plymouth Argyle A 2-5 L       Shanahan2
19710420Tue 20/4 Queens Park Rangers A 0-4 L      
19710424Sat 24/4 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 1-1 D     2,041 Brogan
19710501Sat 1/5 Bristol City A 1-1 D       Beattie
19710504Tue 4/5 Birmingham City A 0-1 L      

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Reserve Friendly522142
Football Combination42191587552
TOTALS47211797954

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League1,24626,163--
Cup/Play-offs----

Final League Table

 Final League Table Football Combination
                              P   W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1. Tottenham Hotspur        41  25 13  3  77  19  63
 2. Arsenal                  36  21 10  5  76  28  52
 3. Bristol City             38  21 10  7  80  43  52
 4. IPSWICH TOWN             40  19 14  7  74  50  52
 5. Swansea City             39  19 12  8  71  44  50
 6. Queens Park Rangers      40  20  7 13  67  56  47
 7. Birmingham City          40  16 14 10  57  48  46
 8. Southampton              41  19  8 14  50  45  46
 9. West Ham United          40  19  4 17  67  55  42
10. Norwich City             40  14 14 12  43  42  42
11. AFC Bournemouth          38  14 12 12  45  44  40
12. Leicester City           40  14 11 15  48  48  39
13. Crystal Palace           40  10 14 16  49  54  34
14. Chelsea                  41  13  8 20  51  62  34
15. Swindon Town             38  13  7 18  56  76  33
16. Bristol Rovers           40   9 14 17  58  84  32
17. Cardiff City             36  10 10 16  37  34  30
18. Reading                  38  12  6 20  59  85  30
19. Oxford United            40  12  5 23  55  77  29
20. Plymouth Argyle          40  10  9 21  56  84  29
21. Fulham                   40   6 15 19  39  66  27
22. Gillingham               40   6  5 29  41 102  17

(up to and including 26-04-1970)