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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1986-87 Today League Division Two

Final League Position 5th Lost in Play-Offs

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19860727Sun 27/7 Enkoping A 3-0 W   Friendly   Unknown3 Ferguson
19860729Tue 29/7 Mjolby Sodra IF P90 A 10-0 W   Friendly   Unknown9 Ferguson
19860731Thu 31/7 Swedish Select XI A 3-0 W   Friendly   Unknown3 Ferguson
19860801Fri 1/8 Edsbro IF A 2-0 W   Friendly   Unknown2 Ferguson
19860803Sun 3/8 Langshyttan A 7-0 W   Friendly   Unknown7 Ferguson
19860808Fri 8/8 Cambridge United A 4-0 W   Testimonial Keith Osgood 1,106 Unknown4 Ferguson
19860812Tue 12/8 Peterborough United A 2-1 W   Friendly 1,800 Unknown2 Ferguson
19860815Fri 15/8 WEST HAM UNITED H 2-0 W   Friendly 4,502 Unknown2 Ferguson
19860823Sat 23/8 GRIMSBY TOWN H 1-1 D     12,455 Wilson Ferguson
19860830Sat 30/8 Portsmouth A 1-1 D     11,849 Brennan Ferguson
19860902Tue 2/9 OLDHAM ATHLETIC H 0-1 L     10,316 Ferguson
19860906Sat 6/9 SHREWSBURY TOWN H 1-0 W     9,399 DAvray Ferguson
19860913Sat 13/9 West Bromwich Albion A 4-3 W     9,031 Deehan3, Wilson Ferguson
19860916Tue 16/9 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 3-2 W   Full Members Cup 1st Round 5,742 Gleghorn, Dozzell, Wilson Ferguson
19860920Sat 20/9 SUNDERLAND H 1-1 D     12,824 DAvray Ferguson
19860923Tue 23/9 Scunthorpe United A 2-1 W   League Cup 2nd Round, 1st Leg 3,919 Dozzell, Deehan Ferguson
19860927Sat 27/9 Birmingham City A 2-2 D     7,227 Wilson, Brennan Ferguson
19861004Sat 4/10 Hull City A 1-2 L     6,872 Deehan Ferguson
19861007Tue 7/10 SCUNTHORPE UNITED H 2-0 W   League Cup 2nd Round, 2nd Leg 6,587 Brennan, Wilson Ferguson
19861011Sat 11/10 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION H 1-0 W     11,215 DAvray Ferguson
19861018Sat 18/10 Bradford City A 4-3 W     5,348 Dozzell, Gleghorn3 Ferguson
19861021Tue 21/10 Plymouth Argyle A 0-2 L     12,569 Ferguson
19861025Sat 25/10 STOKE CITY H 2-0 W     11,054 Wilson2 Ferguson
19861028Tue 28/10 Cambridge United A 0-1 L   League Cup 3rd Round 8,893 Ferguson
19861101Sat 1/11 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN H 3-0 W     10,211 Atkins, Deehan2 Ferguson
19861108Sat 8/11 Derby County A 1-2 L     14,145 Stockwell Ferguson
19861115Sat 15/11 Crystal Palace A 3-3 D     7,138 Wilson3 Ferguson
19861122Sat 22/11 BARNSLEY H 1-0 W     10,150 Wilson Ferguson
19861125Tue 25/11 Reading A 2-0 W   Full Members Cup 2nd Round 3,058 Deehan, Wilson Ferguson
19861129Sat 29/11 Blackburn Rovers A 0-0 D     4,951 Ferguson
19861202Tue 2/12 ASTON VILLA H 1-0 W   Full Members Cup 3rd Round 8,224 Wilson Ferguson
19861206Sat 6/12 SHEFFIELD UNITED H 2-2 D     11,022 Gleghorn, Wilson Ferguson
19861213Sat 13/12 Reading A 4-1 W     6,935 Brennan2, Wilson2 Ferguson
19861219Fri 19/12 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 3-0 W     11,538 Brennan2, Wilson Ferguson
19861226Fri 26/12 Millwall A 0-1 L     4,737 Ferguson
19861227Sat 27/12 CRYSTAL PALACE H 3-0 W     15,007 Cole, Deehan, Wilson Ferguson
19870101Thu 1/1 LEEDS UNITED H 2-0 W     14,125 Gleghorn, Zondervan Ferguson
19870103Sat 3/1 Shrewsbury Town A 1-2 L     4,783 Dozzell Ferguson
19870110Sat 10/1 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 0-1 L   FA Cup 3rd Round 11,616 Ferguson
19870117Sat 17/1 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H P-P            
19870124Sat 24/1 Grimsby Town A 1-1 D     4,981 Deehan Ferguson
19870131Sat 31/1 Manchester City A 3-2 W   Full Members Cup 4th Round 11,027 Humes, Brennan, Wilson Ferguson
19870207Sat 7/2 PORTSMOUTH H 0-1 L     18,670 Ferguson
19870214Sat 14/2 Oldham Athletic A 1-2 L     5,584 Wilson Ferguson
19870221Sat 21/2 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 3-0 W     10,005 Cranson, Deehan, Cole Ferguson
19870228Sat 28/2 Sunderland A 0-1 L     11,789 Ferguson
19870303Tue 3/3 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H 1-0 W     9,843 Brennan Ferguson
19870307Sat 7/3 Stoke City A P-P            
19870311Wed 11/3 Blackburn Rovers A 0-3 L   Full Members Cup Semi-Final 12,060 Ferguson
19870314Sat 14/3 BRADFORD CITY H 1-0 W     10,330 Deehan Ferguson
19870321Sat 21/3 Brighton & Hove Albion A 2-1 W     8,393 Wilson, DAvray Ferguson
19870325Wed 25/3 Stoke City A 0-0 D     11,805 Ferguson
19870328Sat 28/3 HULL CITY H 0-0 D     10,240 Ferguson
19870404Sat 4/4 DERBY COUNTY H 0-2 L     16,533 Ferguson
19870411Sat 11/4 Huddersfield Town A 2-1 W     5,888 Gleghorn2 Ferguson
19870418Sat 18/4 Leeds United A 2-3 L     24,839 Humes2 Ferguson
19870421Tue 21/4 MILLWALL H 0-0 D     10,957 Ferguson
19870425Sat 25/4 Barnsley A 1-2 L     5,536 Cranson Ferguson
19870502Sat 2/5 BLACKBURN ROVERS H 3-1 W     10,657 Wilson3 Ferguson
19870504Mon 4/5 Sheffield United A 0-0 D     8,324 Ferguson
19870509Sat 9/5 READING H 1-1 D     16,036 Wilson Ferguson
19870514Thu 14/5 CHARLTON ATHLETIC H 0-0 D   Play-Offs, Division 1-2 Semi-Final, 1st Leg 18,465 Ferguson
19870517Sun 17/5 Charlton Athletic A 1-2 L   Play-Offs, Division 1-2 Semi-Final, 2nd Leg 11,234 McCall Ferguson

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly8800331
League421713125943
Full Members Cup540197
League Cup320142
FA Cup100101
Play-Offs201112
TOTALS6131141610656

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League12,028252,5878,701182,724
Cup/Play-offs10,12750,6348,36550,191

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 50 1
Atkinson, Dalian21/3/1968 Forward 4(7)  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 48 9
Cole, Michael3/9/1966 Forward 13(7) 2
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 45  
Cranson, Ian2/7/1964 Central Defender 38(1) 2
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 14(8) 4
Deehan, John6/8/1957 Midfield/Forward 38 12
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 53 4
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 4  
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 35(3) 8
Hallworth, Jon26/10/1965 Goalkeeper 8  
Humes, Tony19/3/1966 Midfield 27(1) 3
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 33 1
ODonnell, Chris26/5/1968 Defender 13(4)  
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 2(3)  
Rimmer, Neil13/11/1967 Midfield 1(1)  
Stockwell, Mick14/2/1965 Midfield 19(7) 1
Unknown 8 33
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 53 25
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 37(2)  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 48 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 3  
Atkinson, Dalian21/3/1968 Forward 1(1)  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 3 1
Cole, Michael3/9/1966 Forward 1  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 3  
Cranson, Ian2/7/1964 Central Defender 1  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 0(1)  
Deehan, John6/8/1957 Midfield/Forward 3 1
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 3 1
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 1  
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 3  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 1  
ODonnell, Chris26/5/1968 Defender 2  
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 1(1)  
Stockwell, Mick14/2/1965 Midfield 1(1)  
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 3 1
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 1  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 2  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 1  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 1  
Cole, Michael3/9/1966 Forward 0(1)  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 1  
Cranson, Ian2/7/1964 Central Defender 0(1)  
Deehan, John6/8/1957 Midfield/Forward 1  
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 1  
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 1  
Humes, Tony19/3/1966 Midfield 1  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 1  
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 1  
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 1  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 1  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 4  
Atkinson, Dalian21/3/1968 Forward 0(1)  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 5 1
Cole, Michael3/9/1966 Forward 1(1)  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 3  
Cranson, Ian2/7/1964 Central Defender 5  
Deehan, John6/8/1957 Midfield/Forward 5 1
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 5 1
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 3 1
Hallworth, Jon26/10/1965 Goalkeeper 2  
Humes, Tony19/3/1966 Midfield 3 1
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 3  
ODonnell, Chris26/5/1968 Defender 1(2)  
Rimmer, Neil13/11/1967 Midfield 1  
Stockwell, Mick14/2/1965 Midfield 2(1)  
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 5 4
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 3(1)  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 4  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 40 1
Atkinson, Dalian21/3/1968 Forward 3(5)  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 37 7
Cole, Michael3/9/1966 Forward 11(5) 2
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 36  
Cranson, Ian2/7/1964 Central Defender 32 2
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 14(5) 4
Deehan, John6/8/1957 Midfield/Forward 29 10
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 42 2
Gernon, Irvin30/12/1962 Defender 3  
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 26(3) 7
Hallworth, Jon26/10/1965 Goalkeeper 6  
Humes, Tony19/3/1966 Midfield 21(1) 2
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 26  
ODonnell, Chris26/5/1968 Defender 8(2)  
Parkin, Tommy1/2/1956 Midfield 1(2)  
Rimmer, Neil13/11/1967 Midfield 0(1)  
Stockwell, Mick14/2/1965 Midfield 16(5) 1
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 42 20
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 30(1)  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 39 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Atkins, Ian16/1/1957 Defender 2  
Brennan, Mark4/10/1965 Midfield 2  
Cooper, Paul21/12/1953 Goalkeeper 2  
DAvray, Mich19/2/1962 Forward 0(2)  
Dozzell, Jason9/12/1967 Midfielder 2  
Gleghorn, Nigel12/8/1962 Midfield 2  
Humes, Tony19/3/1966 Midfield 2  
McCall, Steve15/10/1960 Left Back/Midfield 2 1
ODonnell, Chris26/5/1968 Defender 2  
Wilson, Kevin18/4/1961 Forward 2  
Yallop, Frank4/4/1964 Full Back 2  
Zondervan, Romeo4/3/1959 Midfield 2  
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Unknown 8 33

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. DERBY COUNTY             42  14  6  1  42  18  11  3  7  22  20   84
 2. PORTSMOUTH               42  17  2  2  37  11   6  7  8  16  17   78
 3. Oldham Athletic          42  13  6  2  36  16   9  3  9  29  28   75
 4. Leeds United             42  15  4  2  43  16   4  7 10  15  28   68
 5. Ipswich Town             42  12  6  3  29  10   5  7  9  30  33   64
 6. Crystal Palace           42  12  4  5  35  20   7  1 13  16  33   62
 7. Plymouth Argyle          42  12  6  3  40  23   4  7 10  22  34   61
 8. Stoke City               42  11  5  5  40  21   5  5 11  23  32   58
 9. Sheffield United         42  10  8  3  31  19   5  5 11  19  30   58
10. Bradford City            42  10  5  6  36  27   5  5 11  26  35   55
11. Barnsley                 42   8  7  6  26  23   6  6  9  23  29   55
12. Blackburn Rovers         42  11  4  6  30  22   4  6 11  15  33   55
13. Reading                  42  11  4  6  33  23   3  7 11  19  36   53
14. Hull City                42  10  6  5  25  22   3  8 10  16  33   53
15. West Bromwich Albion     42   8  6  7  29  22   5  6 10  22  27   51
16. Millwall                 42  10  5  6  27  16   4  4 13  12  29   51
17. Huddersfield Town        42   9  6  6  38  30   4  6 11  16  31   51
18. Shrewsbury Town          42  11  3  7  24  14   4  3 14  17  39   51
19. Birmingham City          42   8  9  4  27  21   3  8 10  20  38   50
20. SUNDERLAND               42   8  6  7  25  23   4  6 11  24  36   48
21. GRIMSBY TOWN             42   5  8  8  18  21   5  6 10  21  38   44
22. BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION   42   7  6  8  22  20   2  6 13  15  34   39

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