since 1878

Reserves Results & Match Reports

Season 1978-79 Football Combination

Final League Position 2nd Runners Up

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers
19780802Wed 2/8 Barnet A 3-2 W   Friendly   Unknown3
19780805Sat 5/8 Hitchin Town A 2-4 L   Friendly   Unknown2
19780809Wed 9/8 Enfield A 1-3 L   Friendly   Lambert
19780814Mon 14/8 Chelmsford City A 4-2 W   Friendly   Unknown4
19780816Wed 16/8 Bedford Town A 1-0 W   Friendly   Unknown
19780819Sat 19/8 SWINDON TOWN H 4-0 W     827 Hubbick2, Canavan, McCall
19780823Wed 23/8 Hereford United A 1-1 D       Turner
19780830Wed 30/8 Bristol City A 1-3 L       Gates
19780902Sat 2/9 WEST HAM UNITED H 1-1 D       Brazil
19780916Sat 16/9 READING H 3-1 W     1,011 Geddis, Parkinson, Turner
19780923Sat 23/9 Southampton A 2-3 L       Roberts, Geddis
19780930Sat 30/9 CRYSTAL PALACE H 3-1 W       Gates, Lambert, Parkinson
19781007Sat 7/10 NORWICH CITY H 1-1 D     936 Geddis
19781014Sat 14/10 Oxford United A 1-0 W       Parkinson
19781021Sat 21/10 CARDIFF CITY H 4-1 W       Gilesog, Gates2, McCall
19781028Sat 28/10 Fulham A 2-0 W       Hubbick2
19781104Sat 4/11 ARSENAL H 2-2 D       Brazil, Hubbick
19781107Not known Cambridge University A 0-0 D Friendly  
19781111Sat 11/11 Swindon Town A 5-0 W       Hubbick, Lambert, Parkinson, Turner, Parkin
19781118Sat 18/11 BRISTOL CITY H 2-1 W     994 Lambert2
19781120Mon 20/11 West Ham United A 2-0 W       Brazil, Parkinson
19781125Sat 25/11 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 2-0 W       Unknown2
19781127Mon 27/11 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 2-1 W       Brazil, Lambert
19781202Sat 2/12 Leyton Orient A 2-0 W       Unknown2
19781204Mon 4/12 Lowestoft Town A 0-0 D Testimonial Barry Bullen  
19781216Sat 16/12 Bristol Rovers A 2-1 W       Geddis, DAvray
19781223Sat 23/12 LEICESTER CITY H 2-1 W       Geddis, Whymark
19790117Wed 17/1 Reading A 0-1 L      
19790203Sat 3/2 SOUTHAMPTON H 3-1 W       Brazil, Lambert, Parkinson
19790224Sat 24/2 OXFORD UNITED H 3-0 W     1,600 Geddis, Thijssen, Lambert
19790227Tue 27/2 LUTON TOWN H 3-0 W       Gates2, Lambert
19790305Mon 5/3 FULHAM H 3-1 W       Geddis2, Osborne
19790324Sat 24/3 HEREFORD UNITED H 4-3 W     833 Dixonog, Huntog, Lambert, Turner
19790328Wed 28/3 Chelsea A 3-1 W       Beattie2, Turner
19790331Sat 31/3 Birmingham City A 0-0 D      
19790404Wed 4/4 Norwich City A 2-0 W       Parkinson, Turner
19790407Sat 7/4 Queens Park Rangers A P-P          
19790409Mon 9/4 LEYTON ORIENT H 2-0 W       DAvray, Lambert
19790411Wed 11/4 Cardiff City A 4-0 W     50 Brazil, Lambert2, Parkinson
19790414Sat 14/4 CHELSEA H 1-1 D     650 Roberts
19790416Mon 16/4 Luton Town A 1-4 L       DAvray
19790418Wed 18/4 Crystal Palace A 2-0 W       DAvray, Lambert
19790421Sat 21/4 BRISTOL ROVERS H 5-0 W       DAvray3, Parkinson, McCall
19790425Wed 25/4 Leicester City A 4-0 W       Geddis2, Hubbick, Osborne
19790428Sat 28/4 Plymouth Argyle A 3-0 W       Hubbick, Lambert, Shields
19790501Tue 1/5 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 2-4 L       Roberts, Beattie
19790503Thu 3/5 Queens Park Rangers A 2-0 W       Geddis, Lambert
19790505Sat 5/5 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 1-3 L     1,628 Hubbick
19790508Tue 8/5 Arsenal A 1-1 D       Beattie
19790511Fri 11/5 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-0 W       Klug

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Reserve Friendly73221111
Football Combination4229769438
TOTALS49329810549

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League4048,479250
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