since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1926-27 Southern Amateur League

Final League Position 11th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19260904Sat 4/9 MERTON H 2-1 W   Friendly   Unknown2 Committee
19260911Sat 11/9 CIVIL SERVICE H 3-3 D   Friendly   Unknown3 Committee
19260915Wed 15/9 METROPOLITAN POLICE X DIVISION H 1-1 D   Friendly   Unknown Committee
19260918Sat 18/9 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR RESERVES H 1-2 L   Friendly   Unknown Committee
19260922Wed 22/9 ILFORD H 4-3 W   Friendly   Unknown4 Committee
19260925Sat 25/9 MILLWALL UNITED H 4-4 D Amateur Cup, Preliminary Round 3,000 Colby, Dowse2, Mathews Committee
19261002Sat 2/10 Millwall United A 0-1 L   Amateur Cup, Preliminary Round Replay 1,000 Committee
19261009Sat 9/10 MIDLAND BANK H 2-3 L       Colby, Mathews Committee
19261016Sat 16/10 CHELMSFORD H 0-8 L   East Anglian Cup 2,500 Committee
19261023Sat 23/10 TOC H H 8-1 W       Mathews2, Whitman5, Fenn Committee
19261030Sat 30/10 BARCLAYS BANK H 1-3 L     2,000 Dean Committee
19261106Sat 6/11 EASTBOURNE H 3-2 W     1,400 Gifkins, Dowse2 Committee
19261113Sat 13/11 WESTMINSTER BANK H 0-3 L     800 Committee
19261120Sat 20/11 AQUARIUS H 1-1 D     1,400 Whitman Committee
19261127Sat 27/11 OLD MALVERNIANS H 2-2 D   Friendly   Unknown2 Committee
19261204Sat 4/12 BANK OF ENGLAND H 0-1 L       Committee
19261211Sat 11/12 TOC H H 4-0 W   AFA Cup, 1st Round   Mathews3, Fenn Committee
19261218Sat 18/12 Westminster Bank A 2-7 L       Mathews, Dougherty Committee
19261227Mon 27/12 NEMEAN LEAGUE H 8-2 W   Friendly   Unknown8 Committee
19270101Sat 1/1 NORWICH CEYMS H 1-5 L   Friendly   Unknown Committee
19270108Sat 8/1 Ealing A 5-10 L     400 Mathews2, Rolfe, Cummings, own goal Committee
19270115Sat 15/1 WESTMINSTER BANK H 2-1 W   AFA Cup, 2nd Round 3,000 Dougherty, Marshall Committee
19270122Sat 22/1 EASTBOURNE H 1-1 D     1,500 Dougherty Committee
19270129Sat 29/1 Old Lyonians A 3-5 L     500 Fenn, Dougherty2 Committee
19270205Sat 5/2 OLD LYONIANS H 3-1 W   AFA Cup, 3rd Round 3,880 Mathews, Burch, Bugg Committee
19270219Sat 19/2 BARCLAYS BANK H 0-3 L     2,000 Committee
19270226Sat 26/2 AQUARIUS H 2-1 W       Mathews, Burch Committee
19270312Sat 12/3 BANK OF ENGLAND H 6-3 W       Mathews2, Bugg4 Committee
19270319Sat 19/3 Kew Association N 1-3 L   AFA Cup, Semi-Final (at Colchester) 4,000 Dougherty Committee
19270330Wed 30/3 UNITED SERVICES H 5-3 W   Friendly   Unknown5 Committee
19270402Sat 2/4 EALING H 9-0 W       Mathews2, Bugg, Dougherty3, Rogers2, Burch Committee
19270406Wed 6/4 Carshalton A 2-3 L       Baker, Rogers Committee
19270409Sat 9/4 CARSHALTON H 3-3 D       Dougherty2, own goal Committee
19270415Sat 15/4 Cambridge Town A 2-3 L     4,084 Rogers2 Committee
19270416Sat 16/4 TOC H H 2-8 L       Burch, Rogers Committee
19270418Mon 18/4 NORWICH CITY RESERVES H 3-6 L   Friendly 8,903 Bowman2, Baker Committee
19270423Sat 23/4 CAMBRIDGE TOWN H 2-0 W     2,000 Marshall2 Committee
19270427Wed 27/4 OLD LYONIANS H 3-1 W       Baker, Rogers, Bowman Committee
19270430Sat 30/4 Midland Bank A 4-1 W       Rogers, Bowman, Green2 Committee

General notes

"Five Score", the history of the Ipswich & District League, suggests that the First Team also competed in the Ipswich & District League this season, but it was the Reserves and 'A' team, also known as the IDL'ers, that did so.

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly104333028
Amateur Cup201145
Southern Amateur League2283116163
East Anglian Cup100108
AFA Cup4301105
TOTALS3915717105109

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League69411,1008314,984
Cup/Play-offs2,47612,3802,5005,000

Final League Table

Southern Amateur League
                           P  W  D  L  F  A Pts
 1. Ealing Association     22 13  2  7 69 51 28
 2. Westminster Bank       22 10  5  7 58 51 25
 3. Eastbourne             22  9  7  6 53 47 25
 4. Midland Bank           22 10  4  8 43 35 24
 5. Barclays Bank          22 10  3  9 51 42 23
 6. Cambridge Town         22  9  4  9 45 42 22
 7. Aquarius               22  9  3 10 53 56 21
 8. Old Lyonians           22  8  5  9 49 57 21
 9. Bank of England        22  9  2 11 44 40 20
10. Carshalton             22  8  4 10 39 63 20
11. IPSWICH TOWN           22  8  3 11 61 63 19
12. Toc H.                 22  6  4 12 50 68 16