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Summary of Season 1907-08

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Manchester United 38 15 1 3 43 19 8 5 6 38 29 52
Aston Villa 38 9 6 4 47 24 8 3 8 30 35 43
Manchester City 38 12 5 2 36 19 4 6 9 26 35 43
Newcastle United 38 11 4 4 41 24 4 8 7 24 30 42
The Wednesday 38 14 0 5 50 25 5 4 10 23 39 42
Middlesbrough 38 12 2 5 32 16 5 5 9 22 29 41
Bury 38 8 7 4 29 22 6 4 9 29 39 39
Liverpool 38 11 2 6 43 24 5 4 10 25 37 38
Nottingham Forest 38 11 6 2 42 21 2 5 12 17 41 37
Bristol City 38 8 7 4 29 21 4 5 10 29 40 36
Everton 38 11 4 4 34 24 4 2 13 24 40 36
Preston North End 38 9 7 3 33 18 3 5 11 14 35 36
Chelsea 38 8 3 8 30 35 6 5 8 23 27 36
Woolwich Arsenal 38 9 8 2 32 18 3 4 12 19 45 36
Blackburn Rovers 38 10 7 2 35 23 2 5 12 16 40 36
Sunderland 38 11 2 6 53 31 5 1 13 25 44 35
Sheffield United 38 8 6 5 27 22 4 5 10 25 36 35
Notts County 38 9 3 7 24 19 4 5 10 15 32 34
Bolton Wanderers 38 10 3 6 35 26 4 2 13 17 32 33
Birmingham 38 6 6 7 22 28 3 6 10 18 32 30

Matches

Sep 7 Sheffield United Home 2-4 Hilsdon, Windridge
Sep 14 Newcastle United Away 0-1
Sep 21 Nottingham Forest Away 0-6
Sep 23 Newcastle United Home 2-0 Bridgeman, Windridge
Sep 28 Manchester United Home 1-4 Hilsdon
Oct 5 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-2
Oct 12 Bolton Wanderers Home 1-3 Hilsdon
Oct 19 Birmingham Away 1-1 Hilsdon
Oct 26 Everton Home 2-1 Windridge(2)
Nov 2 Sunderland Away 0-3
Nov 9 Woolwich Arsenal Home 2-1 Hilsdon(2)
Nov 16 The Wednesday Away 1-3 Hilsdon
Nov 23 Bristol City Home 4-1 Hilsdon(4)
Nov 30 Notts County Away 0-2
Dec 2 Blackburn Rovers Home 1-0 Whitehouse
Dec 7 Manchester City Home 2-2 Brawn, Hilsdon
Dec 14 Preston North End Away 4-2 Stark, Rouse(2), Brawn
Dec 21 Bury Home 3-4 Hilsdon(3)
Dec 25 Liverpool Away 4-1 Henderson, Hilsdon(2), Windridge
Dec 26 Middlesbrough Home 1-0 Rouse
Dec 28 Aston Villa Away 0-0
Jan 1 Middlesbrough Away 1-3 Brawn
Jan 4 Sheffield United Away 3-0 Hilsdon(2), Windridge
Jan 18 Nottingham Forest Home 0-4
Jan 25 Manchester United Away 0-1
Feb 8 Bolton Wanderers Away 2-1 Hilsdon, Windridge
Feb 15 Birmingham Home 2-2 Brawn, Fairgray
Feb 29 Sunderland Home 2-1 Rouse(2)
Mar 7 Woolwich Arsenal Away 0-0
Mar 14 The Wednesday Home 3-1 Stark, Hilsdon, Windridge
Mar 21 Bristol City Away 0-0
Apr 1 Everton Away 3-0 Hilsdon(3)
Apr 4 Manchester City Away 3-0 Humphreys, Rouse, O.G.
Apr 11 Preston North End Home 0-0
Apr 18 Bury Away 1-1 Hilsdon(P)
Apr 20 Liverpool Home 0-2
Apr 25 Aston Villa Home 1-3 Birnie
Apr 29 Notts County Home 1-2 Hilsdon

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 625,000 55,000 10,000 32,895
Away 389,000 40,000 5,000 20,474
Total 1,014,000 55,000 5,000 26,684

F.A. Cup

Round 2

Matches

Jan 11 Worksop Town Away 9-1 Hilsdon(6), Windridge(2), Bridgeman
Feb 1 Manchester United Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 44,179 25,184 18,995 22,090
Total 44,179 25,184 18,995 22,090

Transfers/Loans

1907 William Porter From Chelsea to ???

1907 Charles Freeman from Burton United to Chelsea

16th May 1907 James Stark from Rangers to Chelsea

30th May 1907 Micky Byrne from Chelsea to Glossop

Summer 1907 David McCartney from Chelsea to Northampton

Summer 1907 Jack Whitley from Lincoln City to Chelsea

22nd August 1907 James Robertson from Chelsea to Glossop

Autumn 1907 Peter Proudfoot from Chelsea to Manchester United

September 1907 David Calderhead from Lincoln to Chelsea

6th September 1907 Norman Fairgray from Lincoln City to Chelsea

5th October 1907 Jock Cameron from Blackburn Rovers to Chelsea 550

19th October 1907 Fred Rouse from Everton to Chelsea 1,000 (Chelsea's first 1,000 Pounds signing)

21st November 1907 Billy Brawn from Middlesbrough to Chelsea 950

26th February 1908 Percy Humphreys from Leicester Fosse to Chelsea


Players Statistics

 

Appearances

Player League F.A. Cup League Cup Europe Others Total
App Sub Gls App Sub Gls App Sub Gls App Sub Gls App Sub Gls App Sub Gls
EL Birnie 36 1 2 38 1
G Hilsdon 33 26 2 6 35 32
J Cameron 32 2 34
J Stark 30 2 2 32 2
JE Windridge 29 8 2 2 31 10
T Miller 30 1 31
WF Brawn 26 4 2 28 4
N Fairgray 28 1 28 1
J Whitley 23 2 25
F Rouse 20 6 1 21 6
R McRoberts 20 1 21
W Bridgeman 18 1 2 1 20 2
G Henderson 14 1 1 15 1
R Whiting 15 15
G Key 13 13
P Humphreys 11 1 11 1
B Whitehouse 10 1 1 11 1
M Moran 10 10
F Lyon 6 6
R Mackie 6 6
JL Frost 3 3
A Harding 1 1 2
J Kirwan 2 2
P Proudfoot 1 1
J Walton 1 1
Own Goal 1 1

Disciplinary

SY=Single Yellow    DY=Double Yellow (Red)

SR=Straight Red

Sq Player League F.A. Cup League Cup Europe Others Total
SY DY SR SY DY SR SY DY SR SY DY SR SY DY SR SY DY SR
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