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Summary of Season 1925-26

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
The Wednesday 42 19 0 2 61 17 8 6 7 27 31 60
Derby County 42 17 2 2 57 17 8 5 8 20 25 57
Chelsea 42 10 7 4 42 22 9 7 5 34 27 52
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 15 4 2 55 15 6 3 12 29 45 49
Swansea Town 42 13 6 2 50 16 6 5 10 27 41 49
Blackpool 42 12 6 3 41 16 5 5 11 35 53 45
Oldham Athletic 42 14 4 3 52 24 4 4 13 22 38 44
Port Vale 42 15 3 3 53 18 4 3 14 26 51 44
South Shields 42 11 6 4 50 29 7 2 12 24 36 44
Middlesbrough 42 14 1 6 56 28 7 1 13 21 40 44
Portsmouth 42 12 4 5 48 27 5 6 10 31 47 44
Preston North End 42 17 2 2 54 28 1 5 15 17 56 43
Hull City 42 11 4 6 40 19 5 5 11 23 42 41
Southampton 42 11 2 8 39 25 4 6 11 24 38 38
Darlington 42 9 5 7 51 31 5 5 11 21 46 38
Bradford City 42 9 5 7 28 26 4 5 12 19 40 36
Nottingham Forest 42 11 4 6 38 25 3 4 14 13 48 36
Barnsley 42 10 7 4 38 22 2 5 14 20 62 36
Fulham 42 8 6 7 32 29 3 6 12 14 48 34
Clapton Orient 42 8 6 7 30 21 4 3 14 20 44 33
Stoke 42 8 5 8 32 23 4 3 14 22 54 32
Stockport County 42 8 7 6 34 28 0 2 19 17 69 25

Matches

Aug 29 Bradford City Home 2-0 Thain, Turnbull
Aug 31 Nottingham Forest Away 5-1 Turnbull(2), Wilson(2), Stone
Sep 5 Port Vale Away 6-0 Crawford, Thain, Turnbull(2), Wilson, Stone
Sep 7 Nottingham Forest Home 0-0
Sep 12 Barnsley Home 3-2 Turnbull(3)
Sep 19 Clapton Orient Away 2-1 Turnbull(2)
Sep 26 Fulham Home 4-0 Crawford, Thain, Wilson(P), Ferguson
Oct 3 Hull City Home 4-0 Priestley, Thain, Turnbull, Wilson(P)
Oct 10 Darlington Away 1-1 Turnbull
Oct 17 South Shields Away 0-0
Oct 24 Preston North End Home 5-0 Thain(2), Turnbull(2), Wilson
Oct 31 Oldham Athletic Away 1-1 Thain
Nov 7 Stockport County Home 3-2 Turnbull(3)
Nov 14 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-0
Nov 21 Swansea Town Home 1-3 Wilding
Nov 28 The Wednesday Away 1-4 Miller
Dec 5 Stoke Home 1-1 Thain
Dec 12 Middlesbrough Away 2-1 Barrett, Turnbull
Dec 19 Portsmouth Home 0-0
Dec 25 Blackpool Away 0-0
Dec 26 Blackpool Home 2-3 Thain, Turnbull
Dec 28 Derby County Away 2-4 Barrett, Thain
Jan 2 Bradford City Away 2-4 Priestley, Turnbull
Jan 16 Port Vale Home 3-1 Thain, Turnbull, McNeil
Jan 23 Barnsley Away 3-2 Crawford, Thain, McNeil
Feb 6 Fulham Away 3-0 Barrett(P), Priestley, Thain
Feb 10 Clapton Orient Home 1-3 McNeil
Feb 13 Hull City Away 1-0 Thain
Feb 20 Darlington Home 5-2 Barrett(2), Priestley, Wilding, Wilson
Feb 27 South Shields Home 0-0
Mar 6 Preston North End Away 1-3 Miller
Mar 13 Oldham Athletic Home 3-0 Turnbull(2), McNeil
Mar 20 Stockport County Away 0-0
Mar 27 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 3-3 Brown, Turnbull(2)
Apr 2 Southampton Home 0-0
Apr 3 Swansea Town Away 0-0
Apr 5 Southampton Away 1-0 Turnbull
Apr 10 The Wednesday Home 0-0
Apr 17 Stoke Away 3-1 Turnbull(2), McNeil
Apr 24 Middlesbrough Home 0-1
Apr 26 Derby County Home 2-1 Thain, Turnbull
May 1 Portsmouth Away 0-4

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 679,492 49,707 9,335 32,357
Away 337,081 42,611 7,031 16,051
Total 1,016,573 49,707 7,031 24,204

F.A. Cup

Round 4

Matches

Jan 9 Plymouth Argyle Away 2-1 Turnbull, McNeil
Jan 30 Crystal Palace Away 1-2 Thain

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 72,025 41,000 31,025 36,012
Total 72,025 41,000 31,025 36,012

Transfers/Loans

1925-26 James Ashford to ???

June 1925 Tommy Law from Waverley to Chelsea 10

22nd September 1925 Colin Hampton from Chelsea to Brechin City

19th January 1926 George Pearson from Annfield Plain to Chelsea

26th January 1926 Sam Millington from Willenhall to Chelsea

March 1926 William Whitton retired


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 39 4 2 41 4
RH Turnbull 36 29 2 1 38 30
JF Crawford 36 3 2 38 3
GW Smith 34 2 36
GB Rodger 32 2 34
AE Thain 32 15 1 1 33 16
P McKenna 29 2 31
FK Barrett 28 5 2 30 5
W Ferguson 27 1 2 29 1
R McNeil 24 5 2 1 26 6
AN Wilson 23 7 23 7
G Stone 22 2 22 2
HT Wilding 19 2 2 21 2
HS Miller 20 2 20 2
JH Harrow 15 15
W Brown 12 1 1 13 1
BH Baker 13 13
SL Plum 9 9
AG Bower 6 6
J Frew 2 2
GW Pearson 1 1
LF Odell 1 1
B Duffy 1 1
JW Armstrong 1 1
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