since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1948-49 Division 3 (South)

Final League Position 7th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19480821Sat 21/8 Bristol Rovers A 6-1 W     16,314 Rumbold, Dempsey2, Jennings2, Parker Duncan
19480825Wed 25/8 TORQUAY UNITED H 5-1 W     15,472 Jennings2, Parker2, Little Duncan
19480828Sat 28/8 NEWPORT COUNTY H 5-1 W     17,900 Rumbold, Brown, Jennings, Parker, Little Duncan
19480901Wed 1/9 Torquay United A 1-1 D     11,400 Jennings Duncan
19480904Sat 4/9 Swansea City A 0-2 L     30,000 Duncan
19480909Thu 9/9 Notts County A 2-9 L     32,820 Jennings, Dempsey Duncan
19480911Sat 11/9 READING H 3-2 W     14,294 Jennings, Parker, Little Duncan
19480915Wed 15/9 NOTTS COUNTY H 3-2 W     21,262 Jennings, Parker2 Duncan
19480918Sat 18/9 Crystal Palace A 1-1 D     18,000 McGinn Duncan
19480925Sat 25/9 WATFORD H 1-2 L     15,060 Harrisog Duncan
19481002Sat 2/10 AFC Bournemouth A 2-4 L     19,564 Jennings, Stirlingog Duncan
19481009Sat 9/10 Northampton Town A 1-1 D     9,550 Parker Duncan
19481016Sat 16/10 NORWICH CITY H 1-2 L     24,569 Dempsey Duncan
19481023Sat 23/10 Port Vale A 2-1 W     14,000 Brown, Parker Duncan
19481030Sat 30/10 MILLWALL H 1-0 W     14,009 Parker Duncan
19481106Sat 6/11 Swindon Town A 0-4 L     14,000 Duncan
19481113Sat 13/11 LEYTON ORIENT H 2-2 D     12,434 Rumbold, Dempsey Duncan
19481120Sat 20/11 Exeter City A 3-1 W     9,167 Jennings2, Parker Duncan
19481127*Sat 27/11 ALDERSHOT H 1-0 W FA Cup 1st Round 12,690 Dempsey Duncan
19481204Sat 4/12 ALDERSHOT H 0-3 L   FA Cup 1st Round 13,220 Duncan
19481211Sat 11/12 WATFORD H 2-2 D   Friendly 3,153 Unknown2 Duncan
19481218Sat 18/12 BRISTOL ROVERS H 0-1 L     8,751 Duncan
19481225Sat 25/12 Walsall A 1-2 L     12,956 Parker Duncan
19481227Mon 27/12 WALSALL H 3-2 W     10,432 McGinn, Parker2 Duncan
19490101Sat 1/1 Newport County A 0-3 L     10,000 Duncan
19490108Sat 8/1 Millwall A 0-3 L   Friendly 11,600 Duncan
19490115Sat 15/1 SWANSEA CITY H 2-0 W     12,700 Rumbold, Brown Duncan
19490122Sat 22/1 Reading A 1-2 L     14,571 Jennings Duncan
19490129Sat 29/1 BRISTOL CITY H 2-0 W     11,190 Jennings, Parker Duncan
19490205Sat 5/2 CRYSTAL PALACE H 3-2 W     10,226 Jennings, Parker2 Duncan
19490212Sat 12/2 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION H 2-2 D     10,695 Brown, Parker Duncan
19490219Sat 19/2 Watford A 2-1 W     12,000 Rumbold, Parker Duncan
19490226Sat 26/2 AFC BOURNEMOUTH H 1-0 W     13,289 Brown Duncan
19490305Sat 5/3 NORTHAMPTON TOWN H 4-2 W     10,443 Jennings2, Parker, Parker Duncan
19490312Sat 12/3 Norwich City A 0-2 L     35,126 Duncan
19490319Sat 19/3 PORT VALE H 4-1 W     10,722 Brown3, Jennings Duncan
19490326Sat 26/3 Millwall A 0-0 D     23,175 Duncan
19490402Sat 2/4 SWINDON TOWN H 4-2 W     12,908 Rumbold, Baird, Jennings, Parker Duncan
19490406Wed 6/4 Aldershot A 0-2 L     6,000 Duncan
19490409Sat 9/4 Leyton Orient A 1-1 D     9,000 Little Duncan
19490415Fri 15/4 Southend United A 1-1 D     17,000 Jennings Duncan
19490416Sat 16/4 EXETER CITY H 2-2 D     13,552 Jennings2 Duncan
19490418Mon 18/4 SOUTHEND UNITED H 1-3 L     13,336 Jennings Duncan
19490423Sat 23/4 Bristol City A 0-2 L     9,692 Duncan
19490430Sat 30/4 ALDERSHOT H 4-1 W     7,841 Perrett, Brown, Parker, Parker Duncan
19490507Sat 7/5 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1-6 L     11,066 Brown Duncan
19490511Wed 11/5 WEST HAM UNITED H 2-0 W   Ipswich Hospital Cup 10,369 Jennings, Parker Duncan
19490514Sat 14/5 Norwich City A 0-1 L   Norfolk Jubilee Cup 9,300 Duncan

Results notes

(1) Matches marked * not included in official records

General notes

The following practive game was also staged:

Sat 14-08-1948 Pre Season Trial (at Portman Road)

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
League42189157877
FA Cup100103
Friendly201125
Ipswich Hospital Cup110020
Norfolk Jubilee Cup100101
TOTALS471910188286

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League13,385281,08515,971335,401
Cup/Play-offs12,95525,910--

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 3 (South)
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. SWANSEA CITY             42  20  1  0  60  11   7  7  7  27  23   62
 2. Reading                  42  17  1  3  48  18   8  4  9  29  32   55
 3. Bournemouth              42  15  2  4  42  17   7  6  8  27  31   52
 4. Swindon Town             42  11  9  1  38  20   7  6  8  26  36   51
 5. Bristol Rovers           42  13  5  3  42  23   6  5 10  19  28   48
 6. Brighton & Hove Albion   42  11  5  5  32  26   4 13  4  23  29   48
 7. Ipswich Town             42  14  3  4  53  30   4  6 11  25  47   45
 8. Millwall                 42  12  7  2  42  23   5  4 12  21  41   45
 9. Torquay United           42  12  5  4  45  26   5  6 10  20  44   45
10. Norwich City             42  11  6  4  32  10   5  6 10  35  39   44
11. Notts County             42  15  3  3  68  19   4  2 15  34  49   43
12. Exeter City              42  12  5  4  45  26   3  5 13  18  50   40
13. Port Vale                42  11  3  7  32  21   3  8 10  19  33   39
14. Walsall                  42   9  5  7  34  28   6  3 12  22  36   38
15. Newport County           42   8  6  7  41  35   6  3 12  27  57   37
16. Bristol City             42   8  9  4  28  24   3  5 13  16  38   36
17. Watford                  42   6  9  6  24  21   4  6 11  17  33   35
18. Southend United          42   5 10  6  18  18   4  6 11  23  28   34
19. Leyton Orient            42   9  6  6  36  29   2  6 13  22  51   34
20. Northampton              42   9  6  6  33  20   3  3 15  18  42   33
21. Aldershot                42   6  5 10  26  29   5  6 10  22  30   33
22. Crystal Palace           42   7  8  6  27  27   1  3 17  11  49   27

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