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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1959-60 Division 2

Final League Position 11th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19590822Sat 22/8 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN H 1-4 L     14,441 Rees Ramsey
19590826Wed 26/8 SWANSEA CITY H 4-1 W     11,146 Berry, Phillips3 Ramsey
19590829Sat 29/8 Leyton Orient A 1-4 L     14,162 Phillips Ramsey
19590903Thu 3/9 Swansea City A 1-2 L     16,118 Crawford Ramsey
19590905Sat 5/9 LINCOLN CITY H 3-0 W     13,042 Berry2, Crawford Ramsey
19590907Mon 7/9 Bristol Rovers A 1-2 L     24,093 Phillips Ramsey
19590912Sat 12/9 Aston Villa A 1-3 L     33,747 Crawford Ramsey
19590916Wed 16/9 BRISTOL ROVERS H 3-0 W     10,865 Curtis, Leadbetter, Phillips Ramsey
19590919Sat 19/9 SUNDERLAND H 6-1 W     14,941 Curtis3, Phillips3 Ramsey
19590926Sat 26/9 Portsmouth A 2-0 W     16,646 Curtis, Leadbetter Ramsey
19591003Sat 3/10 STOKE CITY H 4-0 W     16,102 Curtis4 Ramsey
19591010Sat 10/10 Scunthorpe United A 2-2 D     11,408 Crawford, Phillips Ramsey
19591017Sat 17/10 ROTHERHAM UNITED H 2-3 L     15,783 Siddall, Crawford Ramsey
19591021Wed 21/10 Colchester United A 1-3 L   Floodlight Opening 8,198 Phillips Ramsey
19591024Sat 24/10 Cardiff City A 2-3 L     20,223 Lundstrum, Leadbetter Ramsey
19591031Sat 31/10 HULL CITY H 2-0 W     12,738 Crawford2 Ramsey
19591107Sat 7/11 Sheffield United A 0-1 L     14,692 Ramsey
19591114Sat 14/11 MIDDLESBROUGH H 1-0 W     12,975 Crawford Ramsey
19591121Sat 21/11 Derby County A 0-3 L     14,890 Ramsey
19591128Sat 28/11 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 3-3 D     11,368 Leadbetter, Phillips2 Ramsey
19591205Sat 5/12 Liverpool A 1-3 L     24,843 Crawford Ramsey
19591212Sat 12/12 CHARLTON ATHLETIC H 1-1 D     10,881 Phillips Ramsey
19591219Sat 19/12 Huddersfield Town A 1-3 L     10,648 Phillips Ramsey
19591226Sat 26/12 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION H 3-0 W     13,947 Crawford, Phillips2 Ramsey
19591228Mon 28/12 Brighton & Hove Albion A 4-1 W     16,717 Crawford2, Phillips2 Ramsey
19600102Sat 2/1 LEYTON ORIENT H 6-3 W     11,740 Millward3, Leadbetter, Crawford, Phillips Ramsey
19600109Sat 9/1 PETERBOROUGH UNITED H 2-3 L   FA Cup 3rd Round 26,000 Millward, Phillips Ramsey
19600116Sat 16/1 Lincoln City A 1-0 W     8,542 Leadbetter Ramsey
19600123Sat 23/1 ASTON VILLA H 2-1 W     19,283 Dugdaleog, Crawford Ramsey
19600206Sat 6/2 Sunderland A 1-0 W     18,636 Crawford Ramsey
19600210Wed 10/2 Third Lanark A 2-2 D   Friendly 3,105 Phillips2 Ramsey
19600213Sat 13/2 PORTSMOUTH H 1-1 D     12,502 Phillips Ramsey
19600216Tue 16/2 ARSENAL H 4-0 W   Floodlight Opening 15,835 Millward, Crawford2, Phillips Ramsey
19600220Sat 20/2 Stoke City A P-P            
19600227Sat 27/2 SCUNTHORPE UNITED H 1-0 W     12,829 Phillips Ramsey
19600305Sat 5/3 Rotherham United A 4-1 W     11,454 Owen, Millward, Crawford, Phillips Ramsey
19600312Sat 12/3 CARDIFF CITY H 1-1 D     18,776 Elsworthy Ramsey
19600319Sat 19/3 Plymouth Argyle A 1-3 L     14,898 Owen Ramsey
19600326Sat 26/3 SHEFFIELD UNITED H 2-0 W     19,048 Crawford, Phillips Ramsey
19600330Wed 30/3 Stoke City A 2-1 W     4,070 Millward, Crawford Ramsey
19600402Sat 2/4 Middlesbrough A 1-4 L     13,336 Leadbetter Ramsey
19600409Sat 9/4 DERBY COUNTY H 1-1 D     11,618 Leadbetter Ramsey
19600415Fri 15/4 BRISTOL CITY H 1-3 L     13,055 Rees Ramsey
19600416Sat 16/4 Charlton Athletic A 3-1 W     15,495 Rees, Hewieog, Phillips Ramsey
19600418Mon 18/4 Bristol City A 1-5 L     11,140 Curtis Ramsey
19600423Sat 23/4 LIVERPOOL H 0-1 L     12,049 Ramsey
19600430Sat 30/4 Hull City A 0-2 L     5,719 Ramsey
19600504Wed 4/5 NORWICH CITY H 1-0 W Ipswich Hospital Cup 14,881 Curtis Ramsey
19600505Thu 5/5 Stowmarket A 4-1 W   Testimonial Jackie Little 800 Curtis, Millward2, Leadbetter Ramsey
19600511Wed 11/5 Brantham Athletic A 12-4 W   Brantham Charity Cup 600 Unknown12 Ramsey

General notes

The following practice game was also staged:

Sat 15/8/1959 Blues v Reds (4,611 at Portman Road)

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
League42196177868
Friendly4211116
FA Cup100123
Ipswich Hospital Cup110010
Brantham Charity Cup1100124
TOTALS492371910481

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League13,768289,12915,308321,477
Cup/Play-offs26,00026,000--

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. ASTON VILLA              42  17  3  1  62  19   8  6  7  27  24   59
 2. CARDIFF CITY             42  15  2  4  55  36   8 10  3  35  26   58
 3. Liverpool                42  15  3  3  59  28   5  7  9  31  38   50
 4. Sheffield United         42  12  5  4  43  22   7  7  7  25  29   50
 5. Middlesbrough            42  14  5  2  56  21   5  5 11  34  43   48
 6. Huddersfield Town        42  13  3  5  44  20   6  6  9  29  32   47
 7. Charlton Athletic        42  12  7  2  55  28   5  6 10  35  59   47
 8. Rotherham United         42   9  9  3  31  23   8  4  9  30  37   47
 9. Bristol Rovers           42  12  6  3  42  28   6  5 10  30  50   47
10. Leyton Orient            42  12  4  5  47  25   3 10  8  29  36   44
11. Ipswich Town             42  12  5  4  48  24   7  1 13  30  44   44
12. Swansea City             42  12  6  3  54  32   3  4 14  28  52   40
13. Lincoln City             42  11  3  7  41  25   5  4 12  34  53   39
14. Brighton & Hove Albion   42   7  8  6  35  32   6  4 11  32  44   38
15. Scunthorpe United        42   9  7  5  38  26   4  3 14  19  45   36
16. Sunderland               42   8  6  7  35  29   4  6 11  17  36   36
17. Stoke City               42   8  3 10  40  38   6  4 11  26  45   35
18. Derby County             42   9  4  8  31  28   5  3 13  30  49   35
19. Plymouth Argyle          42  10  6  5  42  36   3  3 15  19  53   35
20. Portsmouth               42   6  6  9  36  36   4  6 11  23  41   32
21. HULL CITY                42   7  6  8  27  30   3  4 14  21  46   30
22. BRISTOL CITY             42   8  3 10  27  31   3  2 16  33  66   27

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