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First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1988-89 Barclays League Division Two

Final League Position 8th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19880731Sun 31/7 Saters IF A 3-0 W   Friendly   Unknown3 Duncan
19880802Tue 2/8 Norrstrand IF A 5-0 W   Friendly 2,000 Unknown5 Duncan
19880803Wed 3/8 Arvika FF A 7-1 W   Friendly   Unknown7 Duncan
19880806Sat 6/8 IS Emtama A 7-0 W   Friendly   Unknown7 Duncan
19880808Mon 8/8 Saffle FF A 0-0 D   Friendly   Duncan
19880813Sat 13/8 Bury Town A 2-1 W   Friendly 1,500 Unknown2 Duncan
19880816Tue 16/8 Southend United A 1-0 W   Friendly 1,401 Unknown Duncan
19880819Fri 19/8 NORWICH CITY H 3-1 W   Ipswich Hospital Cup 6,554 Atkinson, Dozzell, Zondervan Duncan
19880827Sat 27/8 Stoke City A 1-1 D     8,639 Humes Duncan
19880903Sat 3/9 SUNDERLAND H 2-0 W     12,835 Atkinson, Dozzell Duncan
19880910Sat 10/9 Leicester City A 1-0 W     10,816 Atkinson Duncan
19880917Sat 17/9 WATFORD H 3-2 W     14,644 Milton, Atkinson, Lowe Duncan
19880920Tue 20/9 Shrewsbury Town A 5-1 W     4,154 Dozzell, Milton3, Yallop Duncan
19880924Sat 24/9 BRADFORD CITY H 1-1 D     13,074 Atkinson Duncan
19880926Mon 26/9 Port Vale A 0-1 L   League Cup 2nd Round, 1st Leg 6,545 Duncan
19881001Sat 1/10 West Bromwich Albion A 2-1 W     9,357 Lowe, Dozzell Duncan
19881004Tue 4/10 Crystal Palace A 0-2 L     10,325 Duncan
19881008Sat 8/10 MANCHESTER CITY H 1-0 W     15,521 Dozzell Duncan
19881011Tue 11/10 PORT VALE H 3-0 W   League Cup 2nd Round, 2nd Leg 8,869 Lowe, Atkinson2 Duncan
19881015Sat 15/10 OXFORD UNITED H 1-2 L     13,039 Dozzell Duncan
19881022Sat 22/10 Barnsley A 0-2 L     6,325 Duncan
19881025Tue 25/10 PORTSMOUTH H 0-1 L     14,796 Duncan
19881029Sat 29/10 AFC Bournemouth A 0-1 L     6,648 Duncan
19881101Tue 1/11 LEYTON ORIENT H 2-0 W   League Cup 3rd Round 9,751 Dozzell, Stockwell Duncan
19881105Sat 5/11 LEEDS UNITED H 0-1 L     11,755 Duncan
19881108Tue 8/11 WALSALL H 3-1 W     9,067 Wark2, Stockwell Duncan
19881112Sat 12/11 Swindon Town A 3-2 W     7,246 Atkinson, Dozzell, Zondervan Duncan
19881119Sat 19/11 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION H 2-3 L     12,386 Lowe, Stockwell Duncan
19881123Wed 23/11 Oxford United A 3-2 W   Full Members Cup 1st Round 1,560 Zondervan, Lowe2 Duncan
19881126Sat 26/11 Birmingham City A 0-1 L     5,932 Duncan
19881130Wed 30/11 Aston Villa A 2-6 L   League Cup 4th Round 16,284 Stockwell, Atkinson Duncan
19881203Sat 3/12 PLYMOUTH ARGYLE H 2-2 D     9,929 Lowe, DAvray Duncan
19881210Sat 10/12 Blackburn Rovers A 0-1 L     7,258 Duncan
19881216Fri 16/12 OLDHAM ATHLETIC H 2-1 W     8,982 Dozzell, Wark Duncan
19881220Tue 20/12 NORWICH CITY H 1-0 W Full Members Cup 2nd Round 18,024 Milton Duncan
19881226Mon 26/12 Chelsea A 0-3 L     17,621 Duncan
19881231Sat 31/12 Hull City A 1-1 D     7,800 Redford Duncan
19890102Mon 2/1 LEICESTER CITY H 2-0 W     14,037 Linighan, Milton Duncan
19890107Sat 7/1 Nottingham Forest A 0-3 L   FA Cup 3rd Round 20,743 Duncan
19890110Tue 10/1 BLACKBURN ROVERS H 1-0 W   Full Members Cup 3rd Round 8,115 Stockwell Duncan
19890114Sat 14/1 Walsall A 4-2 W     4,623 Kiwomya, Redford, Dozzell, Wark Duncan
19890121Sat 21/1 STOKE CITY H 5-1 W     14,692 Baltacha, Dozzell2, Kiwomya, Yallop Duncan
19890124Tue 24/1 NOTTINGHAM FOREST H 1-3 L   Full Members Cup Quarter Final 16,495 Dozzell Duncan
19890204Sat 4/2 CRYSTAL PALACE H 1-2 L     14,569 Wark Duncan
19890211Sat 11/2 Manchester City A 0-4 L     22,145 Duncan
19890217Fri 17/2 Coventry City A 2-2 D   Friendly Behind Closed Doors Unknown2 Duncan
19890221Tue 21/2 BARNSLEY H 2-0 W     9,995 Dozzell, Milton Duncan
19890225Sat 25/2 Oxford United A 1-1 D     6,086 Linighan Duncan
19890228Tue 28/2 Portsmouth A 1-0 W     7,145 Milton Duncan
19890304Sat 4/3 SWINDON TOWN H 1-2 L     11,542 Milton Duncan
19890311Sat 11/3 Leeds United A 4-2 W     19,639 Atkinson, Milton, Wark2 Duncan
19890314Tue 14/3 AFC BOURNEMOUTH H 3-1 W     10,747 Atkinson2, Wark Duncan
19890318Sat 18/3 SHREWSBURY TOWN H 2-0 W     10,913 Atkinson2 Duncan
19890325Sat 25/3 Sunderland A 0-4 L     13,859 Duncan
19890328Tue 28/3 CHELSEA H 0-1 L     22,950 Duncan
19890401Sat 1/4 Watford A 2-3 L     12,054 Milton, Wark Duncan
19890404Tue 4/4 Oldham Athletic A 0-4 L     5,182 Duncan
19890408Sat 8/4 HULL CITY H 1-1 D     10,191 Swanog Duncan
19890415Sat 15/4 Bradford City A 2-2 D     9,691 DAvray, Zondervan Duncan
19890422Sat 22/4 WEST BROMWICH ALBION H 2-1 W     12,047 Humes, Wark Duncan
19890429Sat 29/4 BIRMINGHAM CITY H 4-0 W     9,975 Lowe2, Wark, Zondervan Duncan
19890501Mon 1/5 Plymouth Argyle A 1-0 W     6,484 Humes Duncan
19890506Sat 6/5 Brighton & Hove Albion A 1-0 W     8,616 DAvray Duncan
19890513Sat 13/5 BLACKBURN ROVERS H 2-0 W     10,861 Wark2 Duncan

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Friendly8620274
Ipswich Hospital Cup110031
League46227177161
League Cup420277
Full Members Cup430165
FA Cup100103
TOTALS643492111481

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

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League12,546288,5479,463217,645
Cup/Play-offs12,25161,25411,28345,132

Final League Table

 Final League Table Division 2
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. CHELSEA                  46  15  6  2  50  25  14  6  3  46  25   99
 2. MANCHESTER CITY          46  12  8  3  48  28  11  5  7  29  25   82
 3. CRYSTAL PALACE           46  15  6  2  42  17   8  6  9  29  32   81
 4. Watford                  46  14  5  4  41  18   8  7  8  33  30   78
 5. Blackburn Rovers         46  16  4  3  50  22   6  7 10  24  37   77
 6. Swindon Town             46  13  8  2  35  15   7  8  8  33  38   76
 7. Barnsley                 46  12  8  3  37  21   8  6  9  29  37   74
 8. Ipswich Town             46  13  3  7  42  23   9  4 10  29  38   73
 9. West Bromwich Albion     46  13  7  3  43  18   5 11  7  22  23   72
10. Leeds United             46  12  6  5  34  20   5 10  8  25  30   67
11. Sunderland               46  12  8  3  40  23   4  7 12  20  37   63
12. Bournemouth              46  13  3  7  32  20   5  5 13  21  42   62
13. Stoke City               46  10  9  4  33  25   5  5 13  24  47   59
14. Bradford City            46   8 11  4  29  22   5  6 12  23  37   56
15. Leicester City           46  11  6  6  31  20   2 10 11  25  43   55
16. Oldham Athletic          46   9 10  4  49  32   2 11 10  26  40   54
17. Oxford United            46  11  6  6  40  34   3  6 14  22  36   54
18. Plymouth Argyle          46  11  4  8  35  22   3  8 12  20  44   54
19. Brighton & Hove Albion   46  11  5  7  36  24   3  4 16  21  42   51
20. Portsmouth               46  10  6  7  33  21   3  6 14  20  41   51
21. Hull City                46   7  9  7  31  25   4  5 14  21  43   47
22. SHREWSBURY TOWN          46   4 11  8  25  31   4  7 12  15  36   42
23. BIRMINGHAM CITY          46   6  4 13  21  33   2  7 14  10  43   35
24. WALSALL                  46   3 10 10  27  42   2  6 15  14  38   31

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