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Summary of Season 1928-29

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Middlesbrough 42 14 4 3 54 22 8 7 6 38 35 55
Grimsby Town 42 16 2 3 49 24 8 3 10 33 37 53
Bradford 42 18 2 1 62 22 4 2 15 26 48 48
Southampton 42 12 6 3 48 22 5 8 8 26 38 48
Notts County 42 13 4 4 51 24 6 5 10 27 41 47
Stoke City 42 12 7 2 46 16 5 5 11 28 35 46
West Bromwich Albion 42 13 4 4 50 25 6 4 11 30 54 46
Blackpool 42 13 4 4 49 18 6 3 12 43 58 45
Chelsea 42 10 6 5 40 30 7 4 10 24 35 44
Tottenham Hotspur 42 16 3 2 50 26 1 6 14 25 55 43
Nottingham Forest 42 8 6 7 34 33 7 6 8 37 37 42
Hull City 42 8 8 5 38 24 5 6 10 20 39 40
Preston North End 42 12 6 3 58 27 3 3 15 20 52 39
Millwall 42 10 4 7 43 35 6 3 12 28 51 39
Reading 42 12 3 6 48 30 3 6 12 15 56 39
Barnsley 42 12 4 5 51 28 4 2 15 18 38 38
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 9 6 6 41 31 6 1 14 36 50 37
Oldham Athletic 42 15 2 4 37 24 1 3 17 17 51 37
Swansea Town 42 12 3 6 46 26 1 7 13 16 49 36
Bristol City 42 11 6 4 37 25 2 4 15 21 47 36
Port Vale 42 14 1 6 53 25 1 3 17 18 61 34
Clapton Orient 42 10 4 7 29 25 2 4 15 16 47 32

Matches

Aug 25 Swansea Town Home 4-0 Crawford, Biswell, Elliot, Pearson
Aug 27 Bradford Away 2-1 Biswell, Wilson
Sep 1 Blackpool Away 1-0 Wilson
Sep 5 Bradford Home 3-1 Bishop, Wilson, Pearson
Sep 8 Middlesbrough Home 2-0 Thain, Pearson
Sep 15 Barnsley Home 1-0 Wilson
Sep 22 Bristol City Away 0-0
Sep 29 Nottingham Forest Home 3-0 Biswell(2), Jackson
Oct 6 West Bromwich Albion Away 0-3
Oct 13 Clapton Orient Home 2-2 Wilson(2)(1P)
Oct 20 Oldham Athletic Away 0-1
Oct 27 Southampton Home 1-1 Meredith
Nov 3 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-1 Meredith
Nov 10 Preston North End Home 2-1 Meredith, Wilson
Nov 17 Millwall Away 1-2 Meredith
Nov 24 Port Vale Home 3-3 Thain, Biswell(2)
Dec 1 Hull City Away 2-2 Thain, Biswell
Dec 8 Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-1 Townrow
Dec 15 Reading Away 3-3 Crawford, Meredith, Pearson
Dec 22 Notts County Home 1-1 Thain
Dec 25 Stoke City Away 1-0 Miller
Dec 26 Stoke City Home 3-1 Thompson(3)
Dec 29 Swansea Town Away 1-0 Thompson
Jan 5 Blackpool Home 2-3 Irving, Pearson
Jan 19 Middlesbrough Away 5-4 Law(P), Thain, Thompson(2), Miller
Jan 30 Barnsley Away 1-0 Miller
Feb 2 Bristol City Home 3-0 Thompson(2), Pearson
Feb 9 Nottingham Forest Away 0-3
Feb 23 Clapton Orient Away 0-1
Mar 2 Oldham Athletic Home 2-3 Odell(P), Miller
Mar 9 Southampton Away 2-1 Biswell, Pearson
Mar 13 Notts County Away 3-4 Bishop, Weaver(2)
Mar 16 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 0-2
Mar 23 Preston North End Away 0-3
Mar 29 Grimsby Town Away 0-1
Mar 30 Millwall Home 0-3
Apr 1 Grimsby Town Home 3-2 Townrow, Weaver, Jackson
Apr 6 Port Vale Away 0-1
Apr 13 Hull City Home 0-0
Apr 17 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-5 Odell(P), Elliot
Apr 20 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-4 Elliot
Apr 27 Reading Home 2-1 Weaver, Wilson

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 597,967 48,775 7,086 28,475
Away 402,217 37,774 7,886 19,153
Total 1,000,184 48,775 7,086 23,814

F.A. Cup

Round 5 (replay)

Matches

Jan 12 Everton Home 2-0 Thompson, Miller
Jan 26 Birmingham Home 1-0 Miller
Feb 16 Portsmouth Home 1-1 Law(P)
Feb 20 Portsmouth Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 156,743 61,316 38,474 52,248
Away 31,966 31,966 31,966 31,966
Total 188,709 61,316 31,966 47,177

Transfers/Loans

1928 George Stone from Chelsea to ???

May 1928 Arthur Sales released

22nd May 1928 Sidney Elliot from Fulham to Chelsea

23rd May 1928 Jack Meredith from Blackpool to Chelsea

25th May 1928 John Priestley from Chelsea to Grimsby Town

18th June 1928 Sid Bishop from Leicester to Chelsea 4,500

31st October 1928 John Carr from Crawcrook Albion to Chelsea

1st November 1928 Harry Wilding from Chelsea to Tottenham 1,500

12th March 1929 Reg Weaver from Wolverhampton Wanderers to Chelsea 5,000


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
JE Townrow 41 2 4 45 2
T Law 38 1 4 1 42 2
GW Smith 37 4 41
S Millington 38 3 41
GW Pearson 32 7 4 36 7
SJ Irving 32 1 3 35 1
JF Crawford 27 2 4 31 2
HS Miller 23 4 4 2 27 6
AE Thain 23 5 3 26 5
W Ferguson 22 4 26
AN Wilson 21 8 21 8
SM Bishop 21 2 21 2
GW Biswell 18 8 1 19 8
J Meredith 16 5 16 5
S Elliot 14 3 14 3
W Russell 13 1 14
JW Thompson 8 8 4 1 12 9
R Weaver 11 4 11 4
W Jackson 9 2 9 2
LF Odell 7 2 7 2
P McKenna 4 1 5
GR Anderson 4 4
GB Rodger 2 2
JJ Carr 1 1
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