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Summary of Season 1922-23

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Liverpool 42 17 3 1 50 13 9 5 7 20 18 60
Sunderland 42 15 5 1 50 25 7 5 9 22 29 54
Huddersfield Town 42 14 2 5 35 15 7 9 5 25 17 53
Newcastle United 42 13 6 2 31 11 5 6 10 14 26 48
Everton 42 14 4 3 41 20 6 3 12 22 39 47
Aston Villa 42 15 3 3 42 11 3 7 11 22 40 46
West Bromwich Albion 42 12 7 2 38 10 5 4 12 20 39 45
Manchester City 42 14 6 1 38 16 3 5 13 12 33 45
Cardiff City 42 15 2 4 51 18 3 5 13 22 41 43
Sheffield United 42 11 7 3 41 20 5 3 13 27 44 42
Arsenal 42 13 4 4 38 16 3 6 12 23 46 42
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 3 7 34 22 6 4 11 16 28 41
Bolton Wanderers 42 11 8 2 36 17 3 4 14 14 41 40
Blackburn Rovers 42 12 7 2 32 19 2 5 14 15 43 40
Burnley 42 12 3 6 39 24 4 3 14 19 35 38
Preston North End 42 12 3 6 41 26 1 8 12 19 38 37
Birmingham 42 10 4 7 25 19 3 7 11 16 38 37
Middlesbrough 42 11 4 6 41 25 2 6 13 16 38 36
Chelsea 42 5 13 3 29 20 4 5 12 16 33 36
Nottingham Forest 42 12 2 7 25 23 1 6 14 16 47 34
Stoke 42 7 9 5 28 19 3 1 17 19 48 30
Oldham Athletic 42 9 6 6 21 20 1 4 16 14 45 30

Matches

Aug 26 Birmingham Home 1-1 Bell
Aug 28 Stoke Away 2-1 Sharp(2)
Sep 2 Birmingham Away 1-0 Sharp
Sep 4 Stoke Home 3-2 Wilding, Cock, Sharp
Sep 9 Middlesbrough Home 1-1 McNeil
Sep 16 Middlesbrough Away 1-2 Sharp
Sep 23 Oldham Athletic Home 4-0 Haywood, Ford, Hoddinott, McNeil
Sep 30 Oldham Athletic Away 0-2
Oct 7 Sheffield United Home 0-0
Oct 14 Sheffield United Away 2-0 Bell, Ford
Oct 21 Sunderland Home 1-3 Meehan(P)
Oct 28 Sunderland Away 1-1 Sharp
Nov 4 Preston North End Away 0-2
Nov 11 Preston North End Home 0-1
Nov 18 Burnley Away 0-1
Nov 25 Burnley Home 0-1
Dec 2 Huddersfield Town Home 2-2 Meehan(P), Sharp
Dec 9 Huddersfield Town Away 0-3
Dec 16 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-0
Dec 23 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-3 Armstrong
Dec 25 Nottingham Forest Home 2-2 Ford, McNeil
Dec 26 Nottingham Forest Away 4-0 Ford, Armstrong(2), Sharp
Dec 30 Liverpool Home 0-0
Jan 6 Liverpool Away 0-1
Jan 20 Newcastle United Home 3-0 Ford, Armstrong(2)
Jan 27 Newcastle United Away 0-0
Feb 10 Everton Away 1-3 Sharp
Feb 14 Everton Home 3-1 Ford, Armstrong, Sharp
Feb 17 Arsenal Home 0-0
Feb 24 Arsenal Away 1-3 Ford
Mar 3 Cardiff City Home 1-1 Ford
Mar 10 Cardiff City Away 1-6 Thain
Mar 17 West Bromwich Albion Away 0-0
Mar 30 Aston Villa Away 0-1
Mar 31 Manchester City Away 0-3
Apr 2 Aston Villa Home 1-1 McNeil
Apr 7 Manchester City Home 1-1 Armstrong
Apr 14 Bolton Wanderers Away 1-1 Whitton
Apr 21 Bolton Wanderers Home 3-0 Priestley, Whitton, Wilding
Apr 25 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-2 Meehan(P), Wilding
Apr 28 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-0
May 5 Blackburn Rovers Home 1-1 Ford

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 644,000 50,000 12,000 30,667
Away 493,242 40,000 10,000 23,488
Total 1,137,242 50,000 10,000 27,077

F.A. Cup

Round 2 (replay)

Matches

Jan 13 Rotherham County Home 1-0 Armstrong
Feb 3 Southampton Home 0-0
Feb 7 Southampton Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 97,605 67,105 30,500 48,802
Away 15,781 15,781 15,781 15,781
Total 113,386 67,105 15,781 37,795

Transfers/Loans

1922 Nils Middleboe from Chelsea to ???

1922 James Molyneux retired

1922 Joe Langton to ??? Free

Summer 1922 Joe Ward from Chelsea to Swansea

2nd July 1922 Tom Logan from Chelsea to Arthurlie Free

October 1922 James Armstrong from Salwell-On-Tyne to Chelsea

October 1922 Wally Bennett from ??? to Chelsea

18th November 1922 Wally Bettridge from Chelsea to Gillingham

19th January 1923 Jack Cock from Chelsea to Everton

14th March 1923 Buchanan Sharp from Chelsea to Tottenham

14th March 1923 William Whitton from Tottenham 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
T Meehan 42 3 3 45 3
GW Smith 42 3 45
R McNeil 41 4 3 44 4
JH Harrow 40 3 43
H Ford 37 9 3 40 9
HT Wilding 29 3 2 31 3
DF Cameron 25 3 28
C Hampton 25 3 28
B Sharp 25 10 2 27 10
J Priestley 20 1 3 23 1
BH Baker 17 17
W Haywood 16 1 16 1
JW Armstrong 14 7 2 1 16 8
F Linfoot 14 2 16
J Frew 14 14
JB Bell 12 2 1 13 2
JG Cock 11 1 11 1
W Ferguson 9 9
AE Thain 9 1 9 1
F Hoddinott 8 1 8 1
WA Whitton 6 2 6 2
S Smith 2 2
J Lee 1 1
WR Bennett 1 1
JW Ashford 1 1
E Ferguson 1 1
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