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Reserves/U23/U21 Results & Match Reports

Season 1969-70 Football Combination

Final League Position 3rd

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers
19690728Mon 28/7 Cambridge United A 0-0 D Friendly  
19690730Wed 30/7 Brentwood Town A 0-0 D Friendly  
19690802Sat 2/8 Bedford Town A 0-0 D Friendly  
19690809Sat 9/8 Birmingham City A 3-0 W       Woods, Lambert, Shanahan
19690816Sat 16/8 AFC BOURNEMOUTH H 1-1 D     1,537 Wosahlo
19690823Sat 23/8 Gillingham A 5-1 W       Hunt, Lambert2, Wosahlo, Shanahan
19690830Sat 30/8 NORTHAMPTON TOWN H 4-1 W     1,338 Woods2, Hill, Wosahlo
19690909Tue 9/9 Walsall A 1-0 W     1,291 Morris
19690913Sat 13/9 PETERBOROUGH UNITED H 7-0 W     1,497 Hunt2, Woods, Hill, McNeil, Whymark2
19690927Sat 27/9 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 6-0 W     1,677 Lambert, Wosahlo, Whymark4
19691004Sat 4/10 Chelsea A 2-0 W       Addo, Wosahlo
19691011Sat 11/10 SWINDON TOWN H 0-1 L     1,703
19691018Sat 18/10 Norwich City A 4-0 W       Lambert2, Shanahan, Whymark
19691025Sat 25/10 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 1-0 W     1,426 Barnard
19691101Sat 1/11 West Ham United A 1-2 L       Wosahlo
19691108Sat 8/11 ARSENAL H 2-3 L     1,932 Hunt, Whymark
19691122Sat 22/11 FULHAM H 4-1 W     1,367 Hill, Wosahlo, Stacey, Whymark
19691209Tue 9/12 Bury Town A 0-0 D Floodlight Opening  
19691213Sat 13/12 Tottenham Hotspur A 2-4 L       Hammond, Wigg
19691220Sat 20/12 BRISTOL ROVERS H 3-1 W     699 Hunt, Barnard, Whymark
19700105Mon 5/1 Peterborough United A 1-0 W   Football Combination Cup 333 Woods
19700110Sat 10/1 LEICESTER CITY H 2-0 W     856 Woods, Wosahlo
19700117Sat 17/1 Norwich City A 3-0 W   Football Combination Cup   Miller, Whymark2
19700120Tue 20/1 CHELSEA H 2-0 W   Football Combination Cup 2,968 Barnard, Wosahlo
19700128Wed 28/1 Oxford United A 0-1 L     805
19700131Sat 31/1 GILLINGHAM H 2-0 W   Football Combination Cup 1,248 Hunt, Hill
19700203Tue 3/2 NORWICH CITY H 1-1 D   Football Combination Cup 2,663 Miller
19700207Sat 7/2 Haverhill Rovers A 3-1 W   Suffolk Premier Cup   Unknown3
19700210Tue 10/2 Chelsea A 3-0 W   Football Combination Cup   Hunt, Barnard, Harper
19700214Sat 14/2 Southampton A 5-0 W       Twamley2, Woods2, Hill
19700221Sat 21/2 Gillingham A 2-1 W   Football Combination Cup   Hill, Miller
19700224Tue 24/2 QUEENS PARK RANGERS H 5-1 W   Football Combination Cup 2,311 Hunt2, Miller, Whymark2
19700228Sat 28/2 READING H 1-0 W     1,361 Woods
19700303Tue 3/3 PETERBOROUGH UNITED H 1-0 W   Football Combination Cup 1,665 Talbot
19700307Sat 7/3 Lowestoft Town A 4-1 W   Suffolk Premier Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg   Unknown4
19700314Sat 14/3 BRISTOL CITY H 1-3 L     986 Hill
19700317Tue 17/3 LOWESTOFT TOWN H 7-1 W   Suffolk Premier Cup Semi-Final 2nd Leg   Unknown7
19700321Sat 21/3 Crystal Palace A 2-1 W       Hill, Lambert
19700324Tue 24/3 Queens Park Rangers A 0-0 D   Football Combination Cup  
19700328Sat 28/3 SUDBURY TOWN H 6-1 W   Suffolk Premier Cup Final   Smithog, Hunt2, Hill, Hill2
19700408Wed 8/4 Luton Town A 1-1 D       Wigg
19700410Fri 10/4 Cardiff City A 1-2 L       Wigg
19700413Mon 13/4 WEST HAM UNITED H 2-1 W   Football Combination Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg 1,554 Hill, Lambert
19700416Thu 16/4 West Ham United A 0-3 L   Football Combination Cup Sem-Final 2nd Leg  
19700417Fri 17/4 SWANSEA CITY H 2-0 W     447 Miller, Whymark

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Reserve Friendly404000
Football Combination2516276123
Football Combination Cup12921227
Suffolk Premier Cup4400204
TOTALS45298810334

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League1,29416,8261752,096
Cup/Play-offs1,55112,40942333

Final League Table

 Final League Table Football Combination
                              P   W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1. Arsenal                  24  17  5  2  66  24  39
 2. Tottenham Hotspur        25  15  8  2  49  16  38
 3. West Ham United          25  14  5  6  51  30  33
 4. IPSWICH TOWN             24  15  2  7  59  23  32
 5. Birmingham City          24  12  8  4  57  25  32
 6. Leicester City           25  13  4  8  51  34  30
 7. Swansea City             24  10  8  6  27  19  28
 8. Cardiff City             22  10  8  4  34  24  28
 9. Bristol City             22  12  4  6  37  28  28
10. Plymouth Argyle          24  12  4  8  35  30  28
11. Oxford United            24  11  5  8  41  34  27
12. Crystal Palace           22  10  6  6  39  28  26
13. Luton Town               24  10  5  9  42  42  25
14. Norwich City             24   8  7  9  30  27  23
15. Southampton              25   8  5 12  41  50  21
16. Chelsea                  24   8  4 18  37  43  20
17. AFC Bournemouth          24   6  8 10  34  42  20
18. Reading                  22   6  8  8  28  41  20
19. Swindon Town             21   9  1 11  30  37  19
20. Queens Park Rangers      25   7  5 13  38  47  19
21. Fulham                   24   6  6 12  31  35  18
22. Bristol Rovers           23   7  2 14  28  55  16
23. Gillingham               21   4  5 12  18  52  13
24. Walsall                  22   3  5 14  14  42  11
25. Northampton Town         24   3  4 17  19  59  10
26. Peterborough United      24   2  4 18  13  60   8 

(up to and including 13-04-1970)