since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1957-58 Division 2

Final League Position 8th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19570824Sat 24/8 Blackburn Rovers A 0-0 D     24,406 Ramsey
19570828Wed 28/8 BARNSLEY H 3-0 W     20,468 Rees, Pickett, Garneys Ramsey
19570831Sat 31/8 ROTHERHAM UNITED H 1-2 L     21,436 Leadbetter Ramsey
19570904Wed 4/9 Barnsley A 1-5 L     12,272 Siddall Ramsey
19570907Sat 7/9 NOTTS COUNTY H 2-1 W     17,018 Siddall, Millward Ramsey
19570911Wed 11/9 FULHAM H 1-1 D     19,645 Acres Ramsey
19570914Sat 14/9 Lincoln City A 1-2 L     12,579 Millward Ramsey
19570918Wed 18/9 Fulham A 0-0 D     16,221 Ramsey
19570921Sat 21/9 BRISTOL ROVERS H 3-2 W     20,441 Rees, Millward, Phillips Ramsey
19570928Sat 28/9 Derby County A 2-2 D     18,510 Phillips2 Ramsey
19571005Sat 5/10 SWANSEA CITY H 0-1 L     19,861 Ramsey
19571012Sat 12/10 Huddersfield Town A 0-3 L     15,276 Ramsey
19571019Sat 19/10 GRIMSBY TOWN H 3-2 W     18,734 Millward, Elsworthy, Garneys Ramsey
19571026Sat 26/10 Stoke City A 1-5 L     17,482 Millward Ramsey
19571102Sat 2/11 BRISTOL CITY H 4-2 W     17,681 Phillips3, Garneys Ramsey
19571104Mon 4/11 Crystal Palace A P-P            
19571109Sat 9/11 Cardiff City A 1-1 D     16,490 Garneys Ramsey
19571116Sat 16/11 LIVERPOOL H 3-1 W     20,591 Phillips2, Garneys Ramsey
19571123Sat 23/11 Middlesbrough A 2-5 L     20,522 Phillips, Garneys Ramsey
19571130Sat 30/11 LEYTON ORIENT H 5-3 W     17,412 Millward2, Phillips2, Garneys Ramsey
19571207Sat 7/12 Charlton Athletic A 1-4 L     9,813 Garneys Ramsey
19571214Sat 14/12 DONCASTER ROVERS H 2-0 W     13,576 Johnstone, Garneys Ramsey
19571221Sat 21/12 BLACKBURN ROVERS H 2-1 W     16,023 Millward, Garneys Ramsey
19571225Wed 25/12 West Ham United A 1-1 D     25,515 Rees Ramsey
19571226Thu 26/12 WEST HAM UNITED H 2-1 W     21,899 Siddall2 Ramsey
19571228Sat 28/12 Rotherham United A 4-1 W     11,612 Rees2, Garneys2 Ramsey
19580104Sat 4/1 Crystal Palace A 1-0 W   FA Cup 3rd Round 21,939 McLuckie Ramsey
19580111Sat 11/1 Notts County A 3-0 W     13,612 Reed, Rees, Garneys Ramsey
19580118Sat 18/1 LINCOLN CITY H 1-1 D     16,384 Leadbetter Ramsey
19580125Sat 25/1 Manchester United A 0-2 L   FA Cup 4th Round 53,550 Ramsey
19580201Sat 1/2 Bristol Rovers A 1-3 L     21,524 Reed Ramsey
19580208Sat 8/2 DERBY COUNTY H 2-2 D     15,951 Rees, Millward Ramsey
19580215Sat 15/2 Swansea City A 0-0 D     10,136 Ramsey
19580222Sat 22/2 MIDDLESBROUGH H 1-1 D     17,768 Garneys Ramsey
19580301Sat 1/3 Grimsby Town A 2-0 W     13,263 Millward, Garneys Ramsey
19580308Sat 8/3 STOKE CITY H 1-3 L     17,169 Rees Ramsey
19580315Sat 15/3 Bristol City A 0-1 L     20,101 Ramsey
19580319Wed 19/3 Norwich City A 2-2 D   Friendly 17,887 Millward, Garneys Ramsey
19580322Sat 22/3 CARDIFF CITY H 3-1 W     13,469 Rees2, Garneys Ramsey
19580329Sat 29/3 Liverpool A 1-3 L     24,026 Rees Ramsey
19580405Sat 5/4 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN H 4-0 W     15,712 Rees, Millward, Pickett, Garneys Ramsey
19580407Mon 7/4 SHEFFIELD UNITED H 1-0 W     20,126 Siddall Ramsey
19580408Tue 8/4 Sheffield United A 1-1 D     20,991 Garneys Ramsey
19580412Sat 12/4 Leyton Orient A 0-2 L     10,105 Ramsey
19580419Sat 19/4 CHARLTON ATHLETIC H 1-4 L     22,615 Garneys Ramsey
19580426Sat 26/4 Doncaster Rovers A 1-1 D     7,045 Rees Ramsey
19580428Mon 28/4 NORWICH CITY H 2-1 W   Testimonial A Scott Duncan 9,983 Millward2 Ramsey
19580502Fri 2/5 Colchester United A 0-1 L   Testimonial Bob Dale 4,908 Ramsey
19580509Fri 9/5 Brantham Athletic A 7-4 W   Brantham Charity Cup   Unknown7 Ramsey

General notes

The following practice game was also staged:

Sat 17/8/1957 Blues 2 Reds 4 (7,645 at Portman Road)

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
League421612146869
FA Cup210112
Friendly311144
Brantham Charity Cup110074
TOTALS481913168079

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League18,285383,97916,262341,501
Cup/Play-offs--37,74575,489

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. WEST HAM UNITED          42  12  8  1  56  25  11  3  7  45  29   57
 2. BLACKBURN ROVERS         42  13  7  1  50  18   9  5  7  43  39   56
 3. Charlton Athletic        42  15  3  3  65  33   9  4  8  42  36   55
 4. Liverpool                42  17  3  1  50  13   5  7  9  29  41   54
 5. Fulham                   42  13  5  3  53  24   7  7  7  44  35   52
 6. Sheffield United         42  12  5  4  38  22   9  5  7  37  28   52
 7. Middlesbrough            42  13  3  5  52  29   6  4 11  31  45   45
 8. Ipswich Town             42  13  4  4  45  29   3  8 10  23  40   44
 9. Huddersfield Town        42   9  8  4  28  24   5  8  8  35  42   44
10. Bristol Rovers           42  12  5  4  52  31   5  3 13  33  49   42
11. Stoke City               42   9  4  8  49  36   9  2 10  26  37   42
12. Leyton Orient            42  14  2  5  53  27   4  3 14  24  52   41
13. Grimsby Town             42  13  4  4  54  30   4  2 15  32  53   40
14. Barnsley                 42  10  6  5  40  25   4  6 11  30  49   40
15. Cardiff City             42  10  5  6  44  31   4  4 13  19  46   37
16. Derby County             42  11  3  7  37  36   3  5 13  23  45   36
17. Bristol City             42   9  5  7  35  31   4  4 13  28  57   35
18. Rotherham United         42   8  3 10  38  44   6  2 13  27  57   33
19. Swansea City             42   8  3 10  48  45   3  6 12  24  54   31
20. Lincoln City             42   6  6  9  33  35   5  3 13  22  47   31
21. NOTTS COUNTY             42   9  3  9  24  31   3  3 15  20  49   30
22. DONCASTER ROVERS         42   7  5  9  34  40   1  6 14  22  48   27

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