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Summary of Season 1926-27

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Middlesbrough 42 18 2 1 78 23 9 6 6 44 37 62
Portsmouth 42 14 4 3 58 17 9 4 8 29 32 54
Manchester City 42 15 3 3 65 23 7 7 7 43 38 54
Chelsea 42 13 7 1 40 17 7 5 9 22 35 52
Nottingham Forest 42 14 6 1 57 23 4 8 9 23 32 50
Preston North End 42 14 4 3 54 29 6 5 10 20 43 49
Hull City 42 13 4 4 43 19 7 3 11 20 33 47
Port Vale 42 11 6 4 50 26 5 7 9 38 52 45
Blackpool 42 13 5 3 65 26 5 3 13 30 54 44
Oldham Athletic 42 12 3 6 50 37 7 3 11 24 47 44
Barnsley 42 13 5 3 56 23 4 4 13 32 64 43
Swansea Town 42 13 5 3 44 21 3 6 12 24 51 43
Southampton 42 9 8 4 35 22 6 4 11 25 40 42
Reading 42 14 1 6 47 20 2 7 12 17 52 40
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 4 7 54 30 4 3 14 19 45 35
Notts County 42 11 4 6 45 24 4 1 16 25 72 35
Grimsby Town 42 6 7 8 39 39 5 5 11 35 52 34
Fulham 42 11 4 6 39 31 2 4 15 19 61 34
South Shields 42 10 8 3 49 25 1 3 17 22 71 33
Clapton Orient 42 9 3 9 37 35 3 4 14 23 61 31
Darlington 42 10 3 8 53 42 2 3 16 26 56 30
Bradford City 42 6 4 11 30 28 1 5 15 20 60 23

Matches

Aug 28 Middlesbrough Home 3-0 Thain, Miller, McNeil
Aug 30 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 3-0 Brown, Turnbull, Miller
Sep 4 Port Vale Away 0-0
Sep 6 Notts County Home 2-0 Turnbull(2)
Sep 11 Southampton Home 2-3 Barrett, Turnbull
Sep 13 Notts County Away 0-5
Sep 18 Bradford City Away 1-0 Thain
Sep 25 Fulham Home 2-2 Turnbull, Pearson
Oct 2 Preston North End Home 2-1 Thain(2)
Oct 9 South Shields Away 1-5 Priestley
Oct 16 Portsmouth Away 3-2 Turnbull(2), Miller
Oct 23 Oldham Athletic Home 1-0 Turnbull
Oct 30 Grimsby Town Away 0-0
Nov 6 Blackpool Home 1-1 Crawford
Nov 13 Reading Away 1-2 Thain
Nov 20 Swansea Town Home 2-2 Brown(2)
Nov 27 Nottingham Forest Away 1-4 Pearson
Dec 4 Barnsley Home 4-2 Thain, Brown(3)
Dec 11 Manchester City Away 0-1
Dec 18 Darlington Home 2-2 Priestley, Crawford
Dec 25 Hull City Home 1-0 Thain
Dec 27 Hull City Away 1-0 Brown
Jan 1 Clapton Orient Home 2-1 Priestley(2)(2P)(2P)
Jan 15 Middlesbrough Away 0-0
Feb 5 Bradford City Home 5-2 Priestley(2), Thain(2), Pearson
Feb 12 Fulham Away 2-1 Turnbull, Wilson
Feb 26 South Shields Home 4-1 Thain(2), Turnbull(2)
Mar 12 Oldham Athletic Away 2-1 Turnbull, Wilson(P)
Mar 16 Port Vale Home 2-0 Wilson, Thain
Mar 19 Grimsby Town Home 2-0 Turnbull(2)
Mar 21 Preston North End Away 2-0 Wilding, Ferguson
Mar 26 Blackpool Away 1-3 Thain
Apr 2 Reading Home 0-0
Apr 4 Southampton Away 1-1 Turnbull
Apr 9 Swansea Town Away 1-2 Crawford
Apr 16 Nottingham Forest Home 2-0 Turnbull(2)
Apr 18 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 1-0 Ferguson
Apr 23 Barnsley Away 0-3
Apr 28 Clapton Orient Away 0-3
Apr 30 Manchester City Home 0-0
May 4 Portsmouth Home 0-0
May 7 Darlington Away 2-2 Ferguson, Crawford

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 627,071 46,084 15,572 29,861
Away 320,312 31,501 3,705 15,253
Total 947,383 46,084 3,705 22,557

F.A. Cup

Round 6 (replay)

Matches

Jan 8 Luton Town Home 4-0 Thain(2), Turnbull(2)
Jan 29 Accrington Stanley Home 7-2 Thain(2), Turnbull(3), Wilson(2)
Feb 19 Burnley Home 2-1 Wilding, Thain
Mar 5 Cardiff City Home 0-0
Mar 9 Cardiff City Away 2-3 Priestley, Turnbull

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 205,005 70,184 30,142 51,251
Away 47,353 47,353 47,353 47,353
Total 252,358 70,184 30,142 50,472

Transfers/Loans

1926 William Morrison from Chelsea to ???

1926 Jack Harrow retired

25th August 1926 Benjamin Howard Baker from Chelsea to Everton

December 1926 David Cameron from Chelsea to Hellensburgh

22nd February 1927 John Townrow from Clapton Orient to Chelsea

16th March 1927 Bernard Duffy from Chelsea to Clapton Orient


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
W Ferguson 42 3 5 47 3
GW Smith 42 5 47
AE Thain 39 13 5 5 44 18
JF Crawford 39 4 5 44 4
J Priestley 39 6 5 1 44 7
T Law 36 5 41
GW Pearson 35 3 5 40 3
RH Turnbull 32 17 5 6 37 23
S Millington 32 5 37
AN Wilson 24 3 5 2 29 5
HT Wilding 16 1 5 1 21 2
HS Miller 20 3 20 3
GB Rodger 20 20
W Brown 11 7 11 7
P McKenna 10 10
JE Townrow 9 9
R McNeil 6 1 6 1
FK Barrett 6 1 6 1
G Stone 3 3
A Sales 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
HS Miller 1 1
Total 1 1