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Summary of Season 1923-24

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Huddersfield Town 42 15 5 1 35 9 8 6 7 25 24 57
Cardiff City 42 14 5 2 35 13 8 8 5 26 21 57
Sunderland 42 12 7 2 38 20 10 2 9 33 34 53
Bolton Wanderers 42 13 6 2 45 13 5 8 8 23 21 50
Sheffield United 42 12 5 4 39 16 7 7 7 30 33 50
Aston Villa 42 10 10 1 33 11 8 3 10 19 26 49
Everton 42 13 7 1 43 18 5 6 10 19 35 49
Blackburn Rovers 42 14 5 2 40 13 3 6 12 14 37 45
Newcastle United 42 13 5 3 40 21 4 5 12 20 33 44
Notts County 42 9 7 5 21 15 5 7 9 23 34 42
Manchester City 42 11 7 3 34 24 4 5 12 20 47 42
Liverpool 42 11 5 5 35 20 4 6 11 14 28 41
West Ham United 42 10 6 5 26 17 3 9 9 14 26 41
Birmingham 42 10 4 7 25 19 3 9 9 16 30 39
Tottenham Hotspur 42 9 6 6 30 22 3 8 10 20 34 38
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 6 5 43 30 2 8 11 8 32 38
Burnley 42 10 5 6 39 27 2 7 12 16 33 36
Preston North End 42 8 4 9 34 27 4 6 11 18 40 34
Arsenal 42 8 5 8 25 24 4 4 13 15 39 33
Nottingham Forest 42 7 9 5 19 15 3 3 15 23 49 32
Chelsea 42 7 9 5 23 21 2 5 14 8 32 32
Middlesbrough 42 6 4 11 23 23 1 4 16 14 37 22

Relegated to Division 2

Matches

Aug 25 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-3
Aug 27 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-1
Sep 1 Blackburn Rovers Home 2-0 Castle, Thain
Sep 3 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-0 Linfoot
Sep 8 Aston Villa Home 0-0
Sep 15 Aston Villa Away 0-0
Sep 22 Sheffield United Home 1-1 Whitton
Sep 29 Sheffield United Away 0-1
Oct 6 Cardiff City Home 1-2 Castle
Oct 13 Cardiff City Away 1-1 Finlayson
Oct 17 Sunderland Away 0-2
Oct 20 West Ham United Home 0-0
Oct 27 West Ham United Away 0-2
Nov 3 Bolton Wanderers Home 0-0
Nov 10 Bolton Wanderers Away 0-4
Nov 17 Middlesbrough Away 0-2
Nov 24 Middlesbrough Home 2-0 Priestley, Meehan
Dec 1 Preston North End Away 1-1 Wilson
Dec 8 Preston North End Home 1-2 Miller
Dec 15 Burnley Away 0-2
Dec 22 Burnley Home 3-2 Crawford(2), Miller
Dec 25 Nottingham Forest Away 0-2
Dec 26 Nottingham Forest Home 1-1 Wilson
Dec 29 Arsenal Away 0-1
Jan 1 Liverpool Away 1-3 Wilson
Jan 5 Arsenal Home 0-0
Jan 19 Huddersfield Town Away 1-0 Miller
Jan 26 Huddersfield Town Home 0-1
Feb 9 Notts County Home 0-6
Feb 16 Everton Away 0-2
Feb 23 Everton Home 1-1 Wilson
Mar 1 West Bromwich Albion Away 2-2 Brown, Miller
Mar 5 Notts County Away 0-0
Mar 12 West Bromwich Albion Home 0-0
Mar 15 Birmingham Home 1-1 Wilson(P)
Mar 22 Birmingham Away 0-1
Apr 5 Manchester City Away 0-1
Apr 12 Newcastle United Away 1-2 Wilding
Apr 18 Liverpool Home 2-1 Brown, Armstrong
Apr 19 Newcastle United Home 1-0 Armstrong
Apr 26 Sunderland Home 4-1 Crawford, Brown(2), Wilding
Apr 30 Manchester City Home 3-1 Priestley, Wilding(2)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 673,000 50,000 15,000 32,048
Away 468,485 40,000 10,000 22,309
Total 1,141,485 50,000 10,000 27,178

F.A. Cup

Round 1 (replay)

Matches

Jan 12 Southampton Home 1-1 Wilson
Jan 16 Southampton Away 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 34,586 34,586 34,586 34,586
Away 18,415 18,415 18,415 18,415
Total 53,001 34,586 18,415 26,500

Transfers/Loans

1923 Stephen Smith from Merthyr Tydfil to Chelsea

1923 William Finlayson from Chelsea to Clapton Orient

May 1923 Ken McKenzie from Chelsea to Cardiff

23rd May 1923 John Crawford from Hull to Chelsea

8th June 1923 Sid Castle from Charlton to Chelsea

9th June 1923 Harold Miller from Charlton to Chelsea 1,500

20th June 1923 Bernard Duffy from Bellshill Athletic to Chelsea

24th August 1923 Frank Hoddinott from Chelsea to Crystal Palace

28th November 1923 Andy Wilson from Middlesbrough to Chelsea 6,500

28th February 1924 Willie Brown from West Ham to Chelsea

14th March 1924 Fred Linfoot from Chelsea to Fulham

28th March 1924 Seth Plum from Charlton 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
J Priestley 40 2 2 42 2
HT Wilding 39 4 2 41 4
GW Smith 39 2 41
JH Harrow 38 2 40
HS Miller 32 4 2 34 4
R McNeil 29 1 30
W Ferguson 27 2 29
T Meehan 26 1 2 28 1
SR Castle 25 2 25 2
JF Crawford 21 3 1 22 3
C Hampton 22 22
AN Wilson 19 5 2 1 21 6
JW Armstrong 13 2 1 14 2
BH Baker 11 11
W Brown 11 4 11 4
DF Cameron 11 11
W Marsh 9 2 11
WA Whitton 10 1 10 1
J Frew 8 8
AE Thain 6 1 6 1
F Linfoot 5 1 1 6 1
W Finlayson 4 1 4 1
WR Bennett 4 4
FK Barrett 4 4
H Ford 4 4
AG Bower 3 3
W Haywood 1 1
B Duffy 1 1
Own Goal

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
J Priestley 1 1
Total 1 1