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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1965-66 Division 2

Final League Position 15th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19650809Mon 9/8 Millwall A 2-1 W   Friendly 4,616 Unknown2 McGarry
19650812Thu 12/8 Folkestone A 1-1 D   Friendly 1,300 Unknown McGarry
19650814Sat 14/8 Brentford A 1-4 L   Friendly 5,000 Unknown McGarry
19650817Tue 17/8 Colchester United A 2-1 W   Friendly 3,116 Unknown2 McGarry
19650821Sat 21/8 PRESTON NORTH END H 1-0 W     14,458 Baker McGarry
19650824Tue 24/8 Huddersfield Town A 0-1 L     11,448 McGarry
19650828Sat 28/8 Charlton Athletic A 0-2 L     10,887 McGarry
19650831Tue 31/8 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN H 2-2 D     14,283 Broadfoot, Colrain McGarry
19650904Sat 4/9 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 4-1 W     12,739 Lea, Hegan, Colrain, Newmanog McGarry
19650907Tue 7/9 MIDDLESBROUGH H 2-1 W     15,478 Lea, Baxter McGarry
19650911Sat 11/9 Portsmouth A 0-1 L     13,959 McGarry
19650914Tue 14/9 Middlesbrough A 2-3 L     15,221 Colrain, Baker McGarry
19650918Sat 18/9 BOLTON WANDERERS H 2-0 W     12,775 Baker, Brogan McGarry
19650921Tue 21/9 Brighton & Hove Albion A 2-1 W   League Cup 2nd Round 13,498 Baker, Brogan McGarry
19650925Sat 25/9 Norwich City A 0-1 L     26,407 McGarry
19651002Sat 2/10 BIRMINGHAM CITY H P-P            
19651009Sat 9/10 BURY H 3-4 L     12,025 Brogan, Baker, McNeil McGarry
19651013Wed 13/10 Workington A 1-1 D   League Cup 3rd Round 8,649 Colrain McGarry
19651016Sat 16/10 Southampton A 2-1 W     19,050 Brogan, Hegan McGarry
19651020Wed 20/10 WORKINGTON H 3-1 W   League Cup 3rd Round, Replay 9,965 Broadfoot, Colrain, Brogan McGarry
19651023Sat 23/10 DERBY COUNTY H 2-2 D     12,336 Colrain, Baker McGarry
19651030Sat 30/10 Cardiff City A 0-1 L     8,325 McGarry
19651103Wed 3/11 DARLINGTON H 2-0 W   League Cup 4th Round 8,470 Baker2 McGarry
19651106Sat 6/11 CARLISLE UNITED H 1-0 W     10,784 Bolton McGarry
19651113Sat 13/11 Coventry City A 1-3 L     23,195 Brogan McGarry
19651117Wed 17/11 Cardiff City A 1-2 L   League Cup 5th Round 7,858 Brogan McGarry
19651120Sat 20/11 BRISTOL CITY H 0-0 D     8,939 McGarry
19651127Sat 27/11 Manchester City A 1-2 L     19,416 Spearritt McGarry
19651204Sat 4/12 ROTHERHAM UNITED H 0-0 D     10,279 McGarry
19651211Sat 11/12 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 1-4 L     19,072 Hegan McGarry
19651218Sat 18/12 SOUTHAMPTON H 3-0 W     9,773 Baxter, Brogan, Kellard McGarry
19651227Mon 27/12 Crystal Palace A 1-3 L     16,064 Baker McGarry
19651228Tue 28/12 CRYSTAL PALACE H P-P            
19660101Sat 1/1 Bury A 1-1 D     5,258 Bolton McGarry
19660108Sat 8/1 COVENTRY CITY H 1-0 W     13,054 Hegan McGarry
19660115Sat 15/1 Derby County A 2-2 D     14,717 Spearritt, Baker McGarry
19660122Sat 22/1 Southport A 0-0 D   FA Cup 3rd Round 9,689 McGarry
19660125Tue 25/1 SOUTHPORT H 2-3 L   FA Cup 3rd Round, Replay 15,459 Baker, Brogan McGarry
19660129Sat 29/1 Preston North End A 1-0 W     11,879 Kellard McGarry
19660205Sat 5/2 CHARLTON ATHLETIC H 1-4 L     10,690 Hegan McGarry
19660211Fri 11/2 CRYSTAL PALACE H 2-2 D     9,132 Brogan, Kellard McGarry
19660215Tue 15/2 Gillingham A 2-4 L   Friendly 3,587 Brogan, Baker McGarry
19660219Sat 19/2 Plymouth Argyle A 0-3 L     11,361 McGarry
19660226Sat 26/2 PORTSMOUTH H 1-0 W     9,109 Baker McGarry
19660312Sat 12/3 Bolton Wanderers A 1-3 L     9,180 Crawford McGarry
19660319Sat 19/3 NORWICH CITY H 2-0 W     22,690 Baxter, Crawford McGarry
19660326Sat 26/3 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 0-1 L     9,351 McGarry
19660329Tue 29/3 ARSENAL H 3-2 W   Testimonial J Leadbetter and J Elsworthy 7,619 Leadbetter, Crawford2 McGarry
19660402Sat 2/4 Carlisle United A 1-3 L     7,555 Spearritt McGarry
19660408Fri 8/4 Leyton Orient A 4-1 W     7,406 Spearritt, Brogan, Hegan2 McGarry
19660409Sat 9/4 CARDIFF CITY H 2-1 W     10,392 Baxter, Baker McGarry
19660411Mon 11/4 LEYTON ORIENT H 3-2 W     13,352 Baker, Crawford2 McGarry
19660416Sat 16/4 Bristol City A P-P            
19660423Sat 23/4 MANCHESTER CITY H 1-1 D     15,995 Crawford McGarry
19660430Sat 30/4 Rotherham United A 0-0 D     9,431 McGarry
19660503Tue 3/5 Birmingham City A 1-4 L     9,331 Brogan McGarry
19660507Sat 7/5 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 5-2 W     14,201 Hegan, Baker, Hawkinsog, Crawford2 McGarry
19660510Tue 10/5 Bristol City A 1-4 L     13,893 Crawford McGarry
19660512Thu 12/5 Diss Town A 5-1 W   Nobbs Memorial Trophy   Unknown5 McGarry
19660525Wed 25/5 Norwich City A 1-3 L   Testimonial Barry Butler 5,678 Spearritt McGarry

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly84131717
League42159185866
League Cup531195
FA Cup201123
TOTALS572212238691

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League12,468261,83513,479283,055
Cup/Play-offs11,29833,8949,92439,694

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. MANCHESTER CITY          42  14  7  0  40  14   8  8  5  36  30   59
 2. SOUTHAMPTON              42  13  4  4  51  25   9  6  6  34  31   54
 3. Coventry City            42  14  5  2  54  31   6  8  7  19  22   53
 4. Huddersfield Town        42  12  7  2  35  12   7  6  8  27  24   51
 5. Bristol City             42   9 10  2  27  15   8  7  6  36  33   51
 6. Wolverhampton Wanderers  42  15  4  2  52  18   5  6 10  35  43   50
 7. Rotherham United         42  12  6  3  48  29   4  8  9  27  45   46
 8. Derby County             42  13  2  6  48  31   3  9  9  23  37   43
 9. Bolton Wanderers         42  12  2  7  43  25   4  7 10  19  34   41
10. Birmingham City          42  10  6  5  41  29   6  3 12  29  46   41
11. Crystal Palace           42  11  7  3  29  16   3  6 12  18  36   41
12. Portsmouth               42  13  4  4  47  26   3  4 14  27  52   40
13. Norwich City             42   8  7  6  33  27   4  8  9  19  25   39
14. Carlisle United          42  16  2  3  43  19   1  3 17  17  44   39
15. Ipswich Town             42  12  6  3  38  23   3  3 15  20  43   39
16. Charlton Athletic        42  10  6  5  39  29   2  8 11  22  41   38
17. Preston North End        42   7 10  4  37  23   4  5 12  25  47   37
18. Plymouth Argyle          42   7  8  6  37  26   5  5 11  17  37   37
19. Bury                     42  12  5  4  45  25   2  2 17  17  51   35
20. Cardiff City             42  10  3  8  37  35   2  7 12  34  56   34
21. MIDDLESBROUGH            42   8  8  5  36  28   2  5 14  22  58   33
22. LEYTON ORIENT            42   3  9  9  19  36   2  4 15  19  44   23

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