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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1966-67 Division 2

Final League Position 5th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19660805Fri 5/8 St Mirren A 3-3 D   Paisley Charity Cup 3,000 Barnard, Brogan, Bolton McGarry
19660806Sat 6/8 St Johnstone A 2-5 L   Paisley Charity Cup 2,700 Unknown2 McGarry
19660810Wed 10/8 Barrow A 1-1 D   Friendly   Unknown McGarry
19660813Sat 13/8 AFC Bournemouth A 3-0 W   Friendly   Unknown3 McGarry
19660815Mon 15/8 COLCHESTER UNITED H 3-1 W   Friendly 4,248 Unknown3 McGarry
19660820Sat 20/8 Cardiff City A 2-0 W     7,629 Crawford, Brogan McGarry
19660823Tue 23/8 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN H 3-0 W     13,570 Spearritt, Baker, Brogan McGarry
19660827Sat 27/8 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 3-1 W     17,219 Hegan2, Brogan McGarry
19660830Tue 30/8 Huddersfield Town A 0-1 L     12,434 McGarry
19660903Sat 3/9 Norwich City A 2-1 W     19,129 Baker, Crawford McGarry
19660906Tue 6/9 DERBY COUNTY H 4-3 W     15,686 Baxter, Crawford2, Baker McGarry
19660910Sat 10/9 Bristol City A 1-1 D     12,971 Baker McGarry
19660913Tue 13/9 Brentford A 4-2 W   League Cup 2nd Round 5,860 Spearritt, Hegan, Baker, Woods McGarry
19660917Sat 17/9 CARLISLE UNITED H 1-2 L     14,314 Crawford McGarry
19660924Sat 24/9 Blackburn Rovers A 2-1 W     16,523 Baker2 McGarry
19660928Wed 28/9 Derby County A 2-2 D     18,442 Spearritt, Baker McGarry
19661001Sat 1/10 BOLTON WANDERERS H 2-2 D     16,019 Crawford, Brogan McGarry
19661004Tue 4/10 Birmingham City A 1-2 L   League Cup 3rd Round 15,116 Crawford McGarry
19661008Sat 8/10 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 3-2 W     15,122 Greenog, Crawford2 McGarry
19661015Sat 15/10 Portsmouth A 2-4 L     12,042 Baker2 McGarry
19661022Sat 22/10 HULL CITY H 5-4 W     20,024 Brogan2, Crawford3 McGarry
19661029Sat 29/10 Plymouth Argyle A 1-1 D     19,048 Crawford McGarry
19661031Mon 31/10 Chelmsford City A 4-4 D   Testimonial H Butcher & T Eades 3,375 Unknown4 McGarry
19661105Sat 5/11 NORTHAMPTON TOWN H 6-1 W     19,820 Crawford, Baker, Brogan3, Woods McGarry
19661112Sat 12/11 Millwall A 0-1 L     20,900 McGarry
19661119Sat 19/11 ROTHERHAM UNITED H 3-2 W     13,499 Houghton, Crawford, Baker McGarry
19661126Sat 26/11 Preston North End A 0-2 L     14,122 McGarry
19661203Sat 3/12 BURY H 2-0 W     12,353 Baker, Crawford McGarry
19661209Fri 9/12 Coventry City A 0-5 L     25,724 McGarry
19661217Sat 17/12 CARDIFF CITY H 0-0 D     11,166 McGarry
19661220Tue 20/12 Charlton Athletic A 1-2 L     9,650 Baker McGarry
19661226Mon 26/12 CHARLTON ATHLETIC H 0-0 D     16,096 McGarry
19661231Sat 31/12 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 0-0 D     28,425 McGarry
19670107Sat 7/1 NORWICH CITY H P-P            
19670114Sat 14/1 BRISTOL CITY H 0-0 D     13,876 McGarry
19670121Sat 21/1 Carlisle United A 1-2 L     11,812 Crawford McGarry
19670128Sat 28/1 SHREWSBURY TOWN H 4-1 W   FA Cup 3rd Round 14,906 Harper, Hegan, Crawford, Brogan McGarry
19670204Sat 4/2 BLACKBURN ROVERS H 1-1 D     16,292 Crawford McGarry
19670211Sat 11/2 Bolton Wanderers A 1-1 D     12,565 Crawford McGarry
19670218Sat 18/2 CARLISLE UNITED H 2-0 W   FA Cup 4th Round 22,836 Brogan, Crawford McGarry
19670225Sat 25/2 Birmingham City A 2-2 D     18,491 Crawford, Brogan McGarry
19670304Sat 4/3 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 1-1 D     13,734 Brogan McGarry
19670311Sat 11/3 Manchester City A 1-1 D   FA Cup 5th Round 47,075 Crawford McGarry
19670314Tue 14/3 MANCHESTER CITY H 0-3 L   FA Cup 5th Round, Replay 30,155 McGarry
19670318Sat 18/3 Hull City A 1-1 D     22,775 Brogan McGarry
19670325Sat 25/3 PORTSMOUTH H 4-2 W     13,699 Crawford, Viljoen3 McGarry
19670327Mon 27/3 Crystal Palace A 2-0 W     16,029 Brogan, Broadfoot McGarry
19670328Tue 28/3 CRYSTAL PALACE H 2-0 W     17,167 Viljoen, Harper McGarry
19670401Sat 1/4 Northampton Town A 1-1 D     13,129 McNeil McGarry
19670408Sat 8/4 MILLWALL H 4-1 W     20,130 Hegan, Brogan, Broadfoot, Viljoen McGarry
19670415Sat 15/4 Rotherham United A 2-0 W     8,928 Hegan2 McGarry
19670418Tue 18/4 NORWICH CITY H 0-2 L     28,047 McGarry
19670422Sat 22/4 PRESTON NORTH END H 0-0 D     12,758 McGarry
19670428Fri 28/4 Bury A 2-1 W     5,760 Crawford, Brogan McGarry
19670506Sat 6/5 COVENTRY CITY H 1-1 D     18,945 Viljoen McGarry
19670515Mon 15/5 Jeunesse Esch A 3-1 W   Friendly   Unknown3 McGarry
19670517Wed 17/5 La Gantoise A 4-0 W   Friendly   Unknown4 McGarry
19670518Thu 18/5 Antwerp A 2-1 W   Friendly   Unknown2 McGarry
19670519Fri 19/5 FC Liege A 0-3 L   Friendly   McGarry
19670521Sun 21/5 Malinois A 2-1 W   Friendly   Unknown2 McGarry

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly116322720
League42171697054
League Cup210154
FA Cup421175
TOTALS5926201310983

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League16,168339,53615,549326,528
Cup/Play-offs22,63267,89722,68468,051

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baker, Gerard11/4/1938 Centre Forward 37 14
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 10 1
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 48 1
Bolton, Ron21/1/1938 Midfield 8(2) 1
Broadfoot, Joe4/3/1940 Winger 18 2
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 41 18
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 12  
Crawford, Ray13/7/1936 Centre Forward 49 25
Own Goal 1 1
Hancock, Ken25/11/1937 Goalkeeper 49  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 2(2)  
Harper, Dave29/9/1938 Midfield 43 2
Hegan, Danny14/6/1943 Midfield 44 7
Houghton, Billy20/2/1939 Full Back 43 1
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 1  
Lea, Cyril5/8/1934 Wing Half 44(2)  
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 20(1) 1
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 25(1)  
Mitchell, Dave24/8/1945 Forward 0(2)  
Spearritt, Eddie31/1/1947 Midfield 24(3) 3
Unknown 10 24
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 10 6
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 12(2) 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baker, Gerard11/4/1938 Centre Forward 2 1
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 2  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 1  
Crawford, Ray13/7/1936 Centre Forward 2 1
Hancock, Ken25/11/1937 Goalkeeper 2  
Harper, Dave29/9/1938 Midfield 2  
Hegan, Danny14/6/1943 Midfield 2 1
Houghton, Billy20/2/1939 Full Back 2  
Lea, Cyril5/8/1934 Wing Half 2  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 2  
Spearritt, Eddie31/1/1947 Midfield 2 1
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 1 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baker, Gerard11/4/1938 Centre Forward 30 13
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 8  
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 42 1
Bolton, Ron21/1/1938 Midfield 7(1)  
Broadfoot, Joe4/3/1940 Winger 15 2
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 35 15
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 11  
Crawford, Ray13/7/1936 Centre Forward 42 21
Own Goal 1 1
Hancock, Ken25/11/1937 Goalkeeper 42  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 2(2)  
Harper, Dave29/9/1938 Midfield 37 1
Hegan, Danny14/6/1943 Midfield 37 5
Houghton, Billy20/2/1939 Full Back 38 1
Lea, Cyril5/8/1934 Wing Half 37(2)  
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 16(1) 1
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 21(1)  
Mitchell, Dave24/8/1945 Forward 0(2)  
Spearritt, Eddie31/1/1947 Midfield 22(3) 2
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 10 6
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 10(2) 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baker, Gerard11/4/1938 Centre Forward 1  
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 1 1
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 1  
Bolton, Ron21/1/1938 Midfield 1 1
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 1 1
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 1  
Crawford, Ray13/7/1936 Centre Forward 1  
Hancock, Ken25/11/1937 Goalkeeper 1  
Hegan, Danny14/6/1943 Midfield 1  
Lea, Cyril5/8/1934 Wing Half 1  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 1  
Unknown 10 24
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 1  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baker, Gerard11/4/1938 Centre Forward 4  
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 1  
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 3  
Bolton, Ron21/1/1938 Midfield 0(1)  
Broadfoot, Joe4/3/1940 Winger 3  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 4 2
Crawford, Ray13/7/1936 Centre Forward 4 3
Hancock, Ken25/11/1937 Goalkeeper 4  
Harper, Dave29/9/1938 Midfield 4 1
Hegan, Danny14/6/1943 Midfield 4 1
Houghton, Billy20/2/1939 Full Back 3  
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 1  
Lea, Cyril5/8/1934 Wing Half 4  
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 4  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 1  

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. COVENTRY CITY            42  17  3  1  46  16   6 10  5  28  27   59
 2. WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS  42  15  4  2  53  20  10  4  7  35  28   58
 3. Carlisle United          42  15  3  3  42  16   8  3 10  29  38   52
 4. Blackburn Rovers         42  13  6  2  33  11   6  7  8  23  35   51
 5. Ipswich Town             42  11  8  2  45  25   6  8  7  25  29   50
 6. Huddersfield Town        42  14  3  4  36  17   6  6  9  22  29   49
 7. Crystal Palace           42  14  4  3  42  23   5  6 10  19  32   48
 8. Millwall                 42  14  5  2  33  17   4  4 13  16  41   45
 9. Bolton Wanderers         42  10  7  4  36  19   4  7 10  28  39   42
10. Birmingham City          42  11  5  5  42  23   5  3 13  28  43   40
11. Norwich City             42  10  7  4  31  21   3  7 11  18  34   40
12. Hull City                42  11  5  5  46  25   5  2 14  31  47   39
13. Preston North End        42  14  3  4  44  23   2  4 15  21  44   39
14. Portsmouth               42   7  5  9  34  37   6  8  7  25  33   39
15. Bristol City             42  10  8  3  38  22   2  6 13  18  40   38
16. Plymouth Argyle          42  12  4  5  42  21   2  5 14  17  37   37
17. Derby County             42   8  6  7  40  32   4  6 11  28  40   36
18. Rotherham United         42  10  5  6  39  28   3  5 13  22  42   36
19. Charlton Athletic        42  11  4  6  34  16   2  5 14  15  37   35
20. Cardiff City             42   9  7  5  43  28   3  2 16  18  59   33
21. NORTHAMPTON              42   8  6  7  28  33   4  0 17  19  51   30
22. BURY                     42   9  3  9  31  30   2  3 16  18  53   28

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