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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1982-83 Division 1

Final League Position 9th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19820724Sat 24/7 Tampa Bay Rowdies A 3-1 W   Friendly 10,500 Brazil, Butcher, Kinsella Robson
19820728Wed 28/7 Fort Lauderdale Strikers A 1-0 W   Friendly   Gates Robson
19820731Sat 31/7 Sao Paulo A 0-1 L   Friendly (at Tampa Bay) 20,000 Robson
19820807Sat 7/8 Aberdeen A 1-0 W   Testimonial Drew Jarvie   DAvray Robson
19820811Wed 11/8 Groningen A 2-3 L   Friendly   Brazil, Osman Robson
19820813Fri 13/8 Standard Liege A 0-0 D Friendly (at Eindhoven)   Robson
19820815Sun 15/8 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1-1 D Friendly (at Eindhoven)   Mariner Robson
19820820Fri 20/8 Portsmouth A 2-0 W   Friendly 3,919 Brazil, Mariner Ferguson
19820823Mon 23/8 Southend United A 1-0 W   Friendly 2,745 Wark Ferguson
19820828Sat 28/8 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1-1 D     13,641 Gates Ferguson
19820831Tue 31/8 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR H 1-2 L     24,968 Brazil Ferguson
19820904Sat 4/9 COVENTRY CITY H 1-1 D     16,662 Mariner Ferguson
19820907Tue 7/9 West Ham United A 1-1 D     21,963 Wark Ferguson
19820911Sat 11/9 Manchester United A 1-3 L     43,140 Mariner Ferguson
19820915Wed 15/9 AS Roma A 0-3 L   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 1st Leg 63,334 Ferguson
19820918Sat 18/9 STOKE CITY H 2-3 L     19,119 Wark, Brazil Ferguson
19820925Sat 25/9 Notts County A 6-0 W     8,454 Thijssen, Wark, McCall, Mariner2, Brazil Ferguson
19820929Wed 29/9 AS ROMA H 3-1 W   UEFA Cup 1st Round, 2nd Leg 17,751 Gates, McCall, Butcher Ferguson
19821002Sat 2/10 LIVERPOOL H 1-0 W     24,342 DAvray Ferguson
19821005Tue 5/10 LIVERPOOL H 1-2 L   League Cup 2nd Round, 1st Leg 19,329 Wark Ferguson
19821009Sat 9/10 ARSENAL H 0-1 L     20,792 Ferguson
19821016Sat 16/10 Luton Town A 1-1 D     13,378 Brazil Ferguson
19821023Sat 23/10 Birmingham City A 0-0 D     12,051 Ferguson
19821026Tue 26/10 Liverpool A 0-2 L   League Cup 2nd Round, 2nd Leg 17,698 Ferguson
19821030Sat 30/10 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H 6-1 W     20,011 Thijssen, Wark4, Gates Ferguson
19821106Sat 6/11 Nottingham Forest A 1-2 L     17,461 McCall Ferguson
19821113Sat 13/11 MANCHESTER CITY H 1-0 W     19,523 Wark Ferguson
19821120Sat 20/11 Southampton A 1-0 W     18,449 Thijssen Ferguson
19821123Tue 23/11 Coventry City A 1-1 D     9,550 Brazil Ferguson
19821127Sat 27/11 SWANSEA CITY H 3-1 W     17,849 Osman, Wark, Burley Ferguson
19821204Sat 4/12 Sunderland A 3-2 W     15,000 Gates, Brazil2 Ferguson
19821211Sat 11/12 EVERTON H 0-2 L     17,512 Ferguson
19821218Sat 18/12 Watford A 1-2 L     18,048 Mariner Ferguson
19821227Mon 27/12 NORWICH CITY H 2-3 L     29,596 Osman, Mariner Ferguson
19821229Wed 29/12 Aston Villa A 1-1 D     21,912 Wark Ferguson
19830101Sat 1/1 SOUTHAMPTON H 2-1 W     18,866 Osman, Mariner Ferguson
19830108Sat 8/1 Charlton Athletic A 3-2 W   FA Cup 3rd Round 16,699 Thijssen, Wark2 Ferguson
19830115Sat 15/1 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION H 2-0 W     17,092 Wark, Brazil Ferguson
19830117Mon 17/1 Algerian National XI A 1-1 D   Friendly 30,000 Wark Ferguson
19830122Sat 22/1 Stoke City A 0-1 L     14,026 Ferguson
19830129Sat 29/1 GRIMSBY TOWN H 2-0 W   FA Cup 4th Round 21,455 McCall, Osman Ferguson
19830205Sat 5/2 MANCHESTER UNITED H 1-1 D     23,531 Wark Ferguson
19830212Sat 12/2 Liverpool A 0-1 L     34,976 Ferguson
19830219Sat 19/2 Norwich City A 0-1 L   FA Cup 5th Round 28,001 Ferguson
19830226Sat 26/2 LUTON TOWN H 3-0 W     18,615 Wark, Brazil, Putney Ferguson
19830305Sat 5/3 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 3-1 W     16,436 Osman, Brazil, Putney Ferguson
19830312Sat 12/3 West Bromwich Albion A 1-4 L     12,892 Wark Ferguson
19830319Sat 19/3 NOTTINGHAM FOREST H 2-0 W     17,534 Mariner2 Ferguson
19830322Tue 22/3 Arsenal A 2-2 D     17,639 Wark, Putney Ferguson
19830326Sat 26/3 Manchester City A 1-0 W     21,845 Wark Ferguson
19830402Sat 2/4 ASTON VILLA H 1-2 L     19,912 McCall Ferguson
19830404Mon 4/4 Norwich City A 0-0 D     23,476 Ferguson
19830409Sat 9/4 NOTTS COUNTY H 0-0 D     15,924 Ferguson
19830416Sat 16/4 Tottenham Hotspur A 1-3 L     30,557 Mariner Ferguson
19830418Mon 18/4 Sheffield United A 1-0 W   Testimonial Les Tibbott   Unknown Ferguson
19830423Sat 23/4 SUNDERLAND H 4-1 W     16,193 Wark2, Mariner, Turner Ferguson
19830430Sat 30/4 Swansea City A 1-1 D     8,568 Mariner Ferguson
19830503Tue 3/5 WEST HAM UNITED H 1-2 L     18,690 DAvray Ferguson
19830507Sat 7/5 WATFORD H 3-1 W     19,921 Wark2, McCall Ferguson
19830514Sat 14/5 Everton A 1-1 D     17,420 Mariner Ferguson

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly11632137
League421513146450
UEFA Cup210134
League Cup200214
FA Cup320153
TOTALS602416208668

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League19,671413,08818,783394,446
Cup/Play-offs19,51258,53531,433125,732

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Barnes, David16/11/1961 Left Back 10  
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 44 13
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 39 1
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 58 2
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 48  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 18(6) 3
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 35 5
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 35(4)  
Kinsella, Tony30/10/1961 Midfield 9(3) 1
Lems, Cor13/3/1961 Midfielder 1  
Linford, John6/12/1957 Forward 0(1)  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 49 15
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 59 6
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 21  
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 28(15)  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 55 6
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 4(8)  
Putney, Trevor9/4/1960 Midfield 19(3) 3
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 11(1)  
Steggles, Kevin19/3/1961 Defender 12(2)  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 42(2) 4
Turner, Robin10/9/1955 Forward 0(9) 1
Unknown 1 1
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 52 25
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Barnes, David16/11/1961 Left Back 6  
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 28 10
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 31 1
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 42  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 35  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 13(4) 2
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 24 3
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 26  
Kinsella, Tony30/10/1961 Midfield 3(1)  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 37 13
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 42 4
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 11  
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 20(8)  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 38 4
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 4(2)  
Putney, Trevor9/4/1960 Midfield 17(3) 3
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 7  
Steggles, Kevin19/3/1961 Defender 9  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 27(2) 3
Turner, Robin10/9/1955 Forward 0(5) 1
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 42 20
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Barnes, David16/11/1961 Left Back 4  
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 9 3
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 4  
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 9 1
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 9  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 3(2) 1
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 7 1
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 5(4)  
Kinsella, Tony30/10/1961 Midfield 6(2) 1
Lems, Cor13/3/1961 Midfielder 1  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 7 2
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 10  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 6  
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 5(5)  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 10 1
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 0(6)  
Putney, Trevor9/4/1960 Midfield 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1(1)  
Steggles, Kevin19/3/1961 Defender 1(2)  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 9  
Turner, Robin10/9/1955 Forward 0(3)  
Unknown 1 1
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 3 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 3  
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 3  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 2  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 1  
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 3  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 3  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 3 1
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 2  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 3 1
Putney, Trevor9/4/1960 Midfield 1  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1  
Steggles, Kevin19/3/1961 Defender 2  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 3 1
Turner, Robin10/9/1955 Forward 0(1)  
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 3 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 2  
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 2  
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 2  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 1  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 1  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 1  
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 1  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 1  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 2  
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 2  
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 1(1)  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 2  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 1  
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 2 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Brazil, Alan15/6/1959 Forward 2  
Burley, George3/6/1956 Right Full Back 2  
Butcher, Terry28/12/1958 Central Defender 2 1
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 1  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 1  
Gates, Eric28/6/1955 Forward/midfield 2 1
Linford, John6/12/1957 Forward 0(1)  
Mariner, Paul22/5/1953 Centre Forward 1  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 2 1
Mills, Mick4/1/1949 Full Back/Midfield 2  
OCallaghan, Kevin19/10/1961 Left Winger 0(1)  
Osman, Russell14/2/1959 Central Defender 2  
Sivell, Laurie8/2/1951 Goalkeeper 1  
Thijssen, Frans23/1/1952 Midfield 2  
Wark, John4/8/1957 Midfield 2  

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 1
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. LIVERPOOL                42  16  4  1  55  16   8  6  7  32  21   82
 2. Watford                  42  16  2  3  49  20   6  3 12  25  37   71
 3. Manchester United        42  14  7  0  39  10   5  6 10  17  28   70
 4. Tottenham Hotspur        42  15  4  2  50  15   5  5 11  15  35   69
 5. Nottingham Forest        42  12  5  4  34  18   8  4  9  28  32   69
 6. Aston Villa              42  17  2  2  47  15   4  3 14  15  35   68
 7. Everton                  42  13  6  2  43  19   5  4 12  23  29   64
 8. West Ham United          42  13  3  5  41  23   7  1 13  27  39   64
 9. Ipswich Town             42  11  3  7  39  23   4 10  7  25  27   58
10. Arsenal                  42  11  6  4  36  19   5  4 12  22  37   58
11. West Bromwich Albion     42  11  5  5  35  20   4  7 10  16  29   57
12. Southampton              42  11  5  5  36  22   4  7 10  18  36   57
13. Stoke City               42  13  4  4  34  21   3  5 13  19  43   57
14. Norwich City             42  10  6  5  30  18   4  6 11  22  40   54
15. Notts County             42  12  4  5  37  25   3  3 15  18  46   52
16. Sunderland               42   7 10  4  30  22   5  4 12  18  39   50
17. Birmingham City          42   9  7  5  29  24   3  7 11  11  31   50
18. Luton Town               42   7  7  7  34  33   5  6 10  31  51   49
19. Coventry City            42  10  5  6  29  17   3  4 14  19  42   48
20. MANCHESTER CITY          42   9  5  7  26  23   4  3 14  21  47   47
21. SWANSEA CITY             42  10  4  7  32  29   0  7 14  19  40   41
22. BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION   42   8  7  6  25  22   1  6 14  13  46   40

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