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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1969-70 Division 1

Final League Position 18th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19690720Sun 20/7 Vancouver Spartans A 5-1 W   Friendly 5,000 Woods, Brogan, Morris, Wigg2 Robson
19690722Tue 22/7 Victoria A 7-1 W   Friendly   Woods, Brogan2, Lambert, Morris, Wigg2 Robson
19690725Fri 25/7 Vancouver Spartans A 1-2 L   Friendly 3,000 Morris Robson
19690727Sun 27/7 Inter Bratislava A 3-0 W   Friendly (in Vancouver)   McNeil, Wigg2 Robson
19690729Tue 29/7 Inter Bratislava A 2-1 W   Friendly (in Vancouver) 3,000 Brogan2 Robson
19690805Tue 5/8 DUNDEE UNITED H 3-0 W   Friendly 9,980 Brogan, ORourke, Wigg Robson
19690809Sat 9/8 NOTTINGHAM FOREST H 0-0 D     19,310 Robson
19690812Tue 12/8 DERBY COUNTY H 0-1 L     20,551 Robson
19690816Sat 16/8 Chelsea A 0-1 L     29,613 Robson
19690820Wed 20/8 Derby County A 1-3 L     31,467 Brogan Robson
19690823Sat 23/8 COVENTRY CITY H 0-1 L     18,280 Robson
19690827Wed 27/8 Southampton A 2-4 L     20,598 Brogan, Collard Robson
19690830Sat 30/8 Tottenham Hotspur A 2-3 L     33,333 Viljoen, Wigg Robson
19690903Wed 3/9 COLCHESTER UNITED H 4-0 W   League Cup 2nd Round 19,019 Brogan2, Mills, Carroll Robson
19690906Sat 6/9 NEWCASTLE UNITED H 2-0 W     18,328 ORourke, Wigg Robson
19690913Sat 13/9 West Bromwich Albion A 2-2 D     21,173 Collard, ORourke Robson
19690916Tue 16/9 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS H 1-1 D     22,462 Viljoen Robson
19690920Sat 20/9 EVERTON H 0-3 L     23,258 Robson
19690924Wed 24/9 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H 1-1 D   League Cup 3rd Round 19,250 Woods Robson
19690927Sat 27/9 Burnley A 1-0 W     12,366 Hunt Robson
19691001Wed 1/10 West Bromwich Albion A 0-2 L   League Cup 3rd Round, Replay 24,697 Robson
19691004Sat 4/10 SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY H 1-0 W     17,067 Lambert Robson
19691007Tue 7/10 CHELSEA H P-P            
19691011Sat 11/10 Manchester United A 1-2 L     52,281 Mills Robson
19691018Sat 18/10 LIVERPOOL H 2-2 D     23,266 Brogan, Wigg Robson
19691025Sat 25/10 Arsenal A 0-0 D     22,458 Robson
19691028Tue 28/10 Lowestoft Town A 6-0 W   Testimonial Rex Butcher 3,000 Hunt3, Woods, Collard, Whymark Robson
19691101Sat 1/11 MANCHESTER CITY H 1-1 D     24,128 McNeil Robson
19691108Sat 8/11 Leeds United A 0-4 L     26,497 Robson
19691115Sat 15/11 CRYSTAL PALACE H 2-0 W     18,046 Hill2 Robson
19691118Tue 18/11 CHELSEA H 1-4 L     20,941 Viljoen Robson
19691122Sat 22/11 Stoke City A 3-3 D     19,287 Viljoen, Collard, Lambert Robson
19691129Sat 29/11 WEST HAM UNITED H 1-0 W     17,454 Mills Robson
19691206Sat 6/12 Sunderland A 1-2 L     12,739 Viljoen Robson
19691213Sat 13/12 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H 0-1 L     18,379 Robson
19691220Sat 20/12 Newcastle United A 0-4 L     19,411 Robson
19691226Fri 26/12 Coventry City A 1-3 L     32,649 Wigg Robson
19691227Sat 27/12 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 2-0 W     24,658 Woods, Hill Robson
19700103Sat 3/1 MANCHESTER UNITED H 0-1 L   FA Cup 3rd Round 29,503 Robson
19700110Sat 10/1 Everton A 0-3 L     42,510 Robson
19700117Sat 17/1 BURNLEY H 0-1 L     17,801 Robson
19700124Sat 24/1 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 0-2 L     24,636 Robson
19700131Sat 31/1 Sheffield Wednesday A 2-2 D     17,630 Hill, Mills Robson
19700210Tue 10/2 MANCHESTER UNITED H 0-1 L     29,755 Robson
19700214Sat 14/2 Nottingham Forest A P-P            
19700221Sat 21/2 Portsmouth A 1-1 D   Friendly 5,300 Unknown Robson
19700221Sat 21/2 LEEDS UNITED H P-P            
19700228Sat 28/2 Manchester City A 0-1 L     29,376 Robson
19700307Sat 7/3 STOKE CITY H 1-1 D     16,146 Viljoen Robson
19700314Sat 14/3 West Ham United A 0-0 D     20,934 Robson
19700321Sat 21/3 SUNDERLAND H 2-0 W     20,781 Pittog, Whymark Robson
19700324Tue 24/3 Liverpool A 0-2 L     29,548 Robson
19700328Sat 28/3 Crystal Palace A 1-1 D     27,499 Woods Robson
19700331Tue 31/3 ARSENAL H 2-1 W     25,716 Baxter, Clarke Robson
19700404Sat 4/4 SOUTHAMPTON H 2-0 W     21,757 Robertson, Carroll Robson
19700406Mon 6/4 WEST HAM UNITED H 2-1 W   Testimonial Billy Baxter 15,957 Woods, Hill Robson
19700410Fri 10/4 Nottingham Forest A 0-1 L     10,589 Robson
19700421Tue 21/4 LEEDS UNITED H 3-2 W     16,936 Clarke, Robertson2 Robson

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly9711307
League421011214063
League Cup311153
FA Cup100101
TOTALS551813247574

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League20,715435,02025,552536,594
Cup/Play-offs22,59167,77224,69724,697

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 1  
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 47 1
Bell, Bobby26/10/1950 Central Defender 1  
Best, David6/9/1943 Goalkeeper 46  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 24(3) 11
Bugg, Alec27/11/1948 Goalkeeper 1  
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 47(1) 2
Clarke, Frank15/7/1942 Centre Forward 7 2
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 35 4
Own Goal 1 1
Hammond, Geoff24/3/1950 Full Back 1  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 20(2)  
Hill, Henry19/10/1947 Defender 1  
Hill, Mick13/12/1947 Forward 19(1) 5
Hunt, Bobby1/10/1942 Forward 6(2) 4
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 27  
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 22(2) 3
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 22(2) 2
Miller, John21/9/1950 Midfield 0(1)  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 46 4
Morris, Peter8/11/1943 Midfield 35(2) 3
ORourke, John11/2/1945 Forward 20 3
Robertson, Jimmy17/12/1944 Right Winger 7 3
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 2  
Stacey, Steve27/8/1944 Defender 1  
Unknown 6 1
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 38 6
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 7(2) 2
Wigg, Ron18/5/1949 Forward 28(3) 11
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 38(9) 6
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 3(3) 1
Wosahlo, Roger11/9/1947 Forward 0(1)  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Barnard, Chris1/8/1947 Midfield 1  
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 41 1
Bell, Bobby26/10/1950 Central Defender 1  
Best, David6/9/1943 Goalkeeper 40  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 19(1) 3
Bugg, Alec27/11/1948 Goalkeeper 1  
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 42 1
Clarke, Frank15/7/1942 Centre Forward 7 2
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 30 3
Own Goal 1 1
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 17(1)  
Hill, Mick13/12/1947 Forward 17(1) 4
Hunt, Bobby1/10/1942 Forward 4(1) 1
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 24  
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 17(1) 2
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 18(1) 1
Miller, John21/9/1950 Midfield 0(1)  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 40 3
Morris, Peter8/11/1943 Midfield 29(2)  
ORourke, John11/2/1945 Forward 15 2
Robertson, Jimmy17/12/1944 Right Winger 7 3
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1  
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 34 6
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 6(2) 1
Wigg, Ron18/5/1949 Forward 20(2) 4
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 30(9) 2
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 1(2)  
Wosahlo, Roger11/9/1947 Forward 0(1)  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 3  
Best, David6/9/1943 Goalkeeper 3  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 1 2
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 3 1
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 2  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 0(1)  
Hunt, Bobby1/10/1942 Forward 1(1)  
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 2  
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 2  
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 1  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 3 1
Morris, Peter8/11/1943 Midfield 1  
ORourke, John11/2/1945 Forward 2  
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 3  
Wigg, Ron18/5/1949 Forward 3  
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 3 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 2  
Best, David6/9/1943 Goalkeeper 2  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 4(1) 6
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 1(1)  
Collard, Ian31/8/1947 Midfield 3 1
Hammond, Geoff24/3/1950 Full Back 1  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 2  
Hill, Henry19/10/1947 Defender 1  
Hill, Mick13/12/1947 Forward 1 1
Hunt, Bobby1/10/1942 Forward 1 3
Jefferson, Derek5/9/1948 Central Defender 1  
Lambert, Mick20/5/1950 Winger 3(1) 1
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 2(1) 1
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 2  
Morris, Peter8/11/1943 Midfield 4 3
ORourke, John11/2/1945 Forward 3 1
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1  
Stacey, Steve27/8/1944 Defender 1  
Unknown 6 1
Whymark, Trevor4/5/1950 Forward 1 1
Wigg, Ron18/5/1949 Forward 4(1) 7
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 4 3
Woods, Clive18/12/1947 Midfield/Forward 2(1) 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Baxter, Billy23/4/1939 Centre Half 1  
Best, David6/9/1943 Goalkeeper 1  
Brogan, Frank3/8/1942 Winger 0(1)  
Carroll, Tommy18/8/1942 Right Full Back 1  
Harper, Colin25/7/1946 Full Back 1  
Hill, Mick13/12/1947 Forward 1  
McNeil, Mick7/2/1940 Defender 1  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 1  
Morris, Peter8/11/1943 Midfield 1  
Viljoen, Colin20/6/1948 Midfield 1  
Wigg, Ron18/5/1949 Forward 1  
Woods, Charlie18/3/1941 Forward 1  

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 1
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. EVERTON                  42  17  3  1  46  19  12  5  4  26  15   66
 2. Leeds United             42  15  4  2  50  19   6 11  4  34  30   57
 3. Chelsea                  42  13  7  1  36  18   8  6  7  34  32   55
 4. Derby County             42  15  3  3  45  14   7  6  8  19  23   53
 5. Liverpool                42  10  7  4  34  20  10  4  7  31  22   51
 6. Coventry City            42   9  6  6  35  28  10  5  6  23  20   49
 7. Newcastle United         42  14  2  5  42  16   3 11  7  15  19   47
 8. Manchester United        42   8  9  4  37  27   6  8  7  29  34   45
 9. Stoke City               42  10  7  4  31  23   5  8  8  25  29   45
10. Manchester City          42   8  6  7  25  22   8  5  8  30  26   43
11. Tottenham Hotspur        42  11  2  8  27  21   6  7  8  27  34   43
12. Arsenal                  42   7 10  4  29  23   5  8  8  22  26   42
13. Wolverhampton Wanderers  42   8  8  5  30  23   4  8  9  25  34   40
14. Burnley                  42   7  7  7  33  29   5  8  8  23  32   39
15. Nottingham Forest        42   8  9  4  28  28   2  9 10  22  43   38
16. West Bromwich Albion     42  10  6  5  39  25   4  3 14  19  41   37
17. West Ham United          42   8  8  5  28  21   4  4 13  23  39   36
18. Ipswich Town             42   9  5  7  23  20   1  6 14  17  43   31
19. Southampton              42   3 12  6  24  27   3  5 13  22  40   29
20. Crystal Palace           42   5  6 10  20  36   1  9 11  14  32   27
21. SUNDERLAND               42   4 11  6  17  24   2  3 16  13  44   26
22. SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY      42   6  5 10  23  27   2  4 15  17  44   25

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