since 1878

Reserves Results & Match Reports

Season 1976-77 Football Combination

Final League Position 5th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers
19760809Mon 9/8 Harwich & Parkeston A 1-2 L   Friendly   Unknown
19760811Wed 11/8 Bedford Town A 2-2 D   Friendly   Unknown2
19760814Sat 14/8 Chelmsford City A 2-2 D   Friendly   Unknown2
19760816Mon 16/8 Sudbury Town A 1-1 D   Friendly   Unknown
19760824Wed 24/8 Queens Park Rangers A 1-1 D       Turner
19760828Sat 28/8 Fulham A 2-0 W       Roberts, Turner
19760904Sat 4/9 LEICESTER CITY H 4-0 W     840 Roberts, Geddis, Yatesog, Austin
19760910Fri 10/9 Luton Town A 2-0 W       Gates, Austin
19760918Sat 18/9 ARSENAL H 1-2 L     970 Wark
19760921Tue 21/9 CRYSTAL PALACE H 1-0 W     947 Austin
19760925Sat 25/9 Southampton A 2-1 W       Austin2
19761002Sat 2/10 OXFORD UNITED H 1-2 L     945 Sharkey
19761016Sat 16/10 WEST HAM UNITED H 6-3 W       Brazil, Roberts, Geddis2, Peddelty, Austin
19761023Sat 23/10 Norwich City A 5-0 W       Roberts, Geddis, Gates, Bondog, Parkin
19761030Sat 30/10 HEREFORD UNITED H 1-2 L     1,452 Viljoen
19761110Wed 10/11 Reading A 2-1 W       Geddis, Lambert
19761113Sat 13/11 SWINDON TOWN H 2-1 W     1,022 Brazil, Sharkey
19761116Not known Cambridge University A 0-0 D Friendly  
19761127Sat 27/11 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 2-2 D     965 Geddis, Gates
19761204Sat 4/12 Cardiff City A 5-0 W       Brazil, Jamieson, Gates, Turner2
19761211Sat 11/12 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 0-2 L     716
19761215Wed 15/12 Bristol Rovers A 2-0 W       Bertschin2
19770101Sat 1/1 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 0-2 L     1,252
19770118Tue 18/1 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 2-1 W     1,228 Viljoen, Lambert
19770122Sat 22/1 Crystal Palace A 1-1 D       Jamieson
19770205Sat 5/2 FULHAM H 1-1 D       Sharkey
19770216Wed 16/2 Hereford United A 1-3 L       Bertschin
19770219Sat 19/2 LUTON TOWN H 1-0 W       Brazil
19770226Sat 26/2 Arsenal A 1-2 L       Tibbott
19770305Sat 5/3 SOUTHAMPTON H 1-2 L       Turner
19770312Sat 12/3 Oxford United A 2-2 D       Brazil, Sharkey
19770316Wed 16/3 Tottenham Hotspur A 2-1 W       Bond, Jamieson
19770319Sat 19/3 BRISTOL CITY H 0-0 D      
19770326Sat 26/3 West Ham United A 2-5 L       Bertschin, Lambert
19770331Thu 31/3 Leicester City A 2-1 W       Bertschin, Goodwinog
19770402Sat 2/4 NORWICH CITY H 0-1 L      
19770407Thu 7/4 CHELSEA H 2-2 D       Sharkey, Parkin
19770416Sat 16/4 READING H 2-3 L     748 Turner, Parkin
19770421Thu 21/4 Bristol City A 1-3 L       Bond
19770423Sat 23/4 Plymouth Argyle A 1-1 D     905 Brazil
19770426Tue 26/4 Swindon Town A 3-0 W       Brazil, Lambert2
19770430Sat 30/4 LEYTON ORIENT H 4-0 W       Bond, Kaneog, Lambert, Gardner
19770505Thu 5/5 Leyton Orient A 2-0 W       Brazil, Butcher
19770507Sat 7/5 Birmingham City A 0-1 L      
19770510Tue 10/5 Chelsea A 1-2 L       Parkin
19770512Thu 12/5 BRISTOL ROVERS H 4-0 W     873 Brazil, Bertschin, Sharkey, Osman
19770514Sat 14/5 CARDIFF CITY H 3-1 W     1,044 Brazil3

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Reserve Friendly504167
Football Combination42208147852
TOTALS472012158459

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League61913,00243905
Cup/Play-offs----

Final League Table

 Final League Table Football Combination
                             P   W   D   L   F   A  Pts
 1. Chelsea                 38  24  10   4  90  28  58
 2. Plymouth Argyle         39  15  16   8  65  44  46
 3. Tottenham Hotspur       39  19   8  12  50  40  46
 4. Birmingham City         38  15  15   8  43  30  45
 5. IPSWICH TOWN            38  18   8  12  70  48  44
 6. Fulham                  40  17  10  13  54  51  44
 7. Norwich City            37  15  12  10  50  42  42
 8. Arsenal                 39  16  10  13  46  41  42
 9. Bristol City            37  15   9  13  52  44  39
10. Southampton             38  15   9  14  55  67  39
11. Queens Park Rangers     35  16   5  14  50  38  37
12. Hereford United         38  13  11  14  55  55  37
13. Oxford United           37  12  13  12  45  50  37
14. Reading                 36  13  11  12  49  61  37
15. Leicester City          37  13  10  14  65  52  36
16. Cardiff City            33  11   9  13  36  48  31
17. West Ham United         36  10  10  16  61  67  30
18. Swindon Town            35   9  11  15  32  46  29
19. Luton Town              39   9   8  22  45  69  26
20. Leyton Orient           34   8  10  16  38  62  26
21. Crystal Palace          37   7  11  19  40  64  25
22. Bristol Rovers          36   9   2  25  38  82  20

(as of 05/05/1977)