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Summary of Season 1929-30

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Blackpool 42 17 1 3 63 22 10 3 8 35 45 58
Chelsea 42 17 3 1 49 14 5 8 8 25 32 55
Oldham Athletic 42 14 5 2 60 21 7 6 8 30 30 53
Bradford 42 14 5 2 65 28 5 7 9 26 42 50
Bury 42 14 2 5 45 27 8 3 10 33 40 49
West Bromwich Albion 42 16 1 4 73 31 5 4 12 32 42 47
Southampton 42 14 6 1 46 22 3 5 13 31 54 45
Cardiff City 42 14 4 3 41 16 4 4 13 20 43 44
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 14 3 4 53 24 2 6 13 24 55 41
Nottingham Forest 42 9 6 6 36 28 4 9 8 19 41 41
Stoke City 42 12 4 5 41 20 4 4 13 33 52 40
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 8 2 43 24 4 1 16 16 37 39
Charlton Athletic 42 10 6 5 39 23 4 5 12 20 40 39
Millwall 42 10 7 4 36 26 2 8 11 21 47 39
Swansea Town 42 11 5 5 42 23 3 4 14 15 38 37
Preston North End 42 7 7 7 42 36 6 4 11 23 44 37
Barnsley 42 12 7 2 39 22 2 1 18 17 49 36
Bradford City 42 7 7 7 33 30 5 5 11 27 47 36
Reading 42 10 7 4 31 20 2 4 15 23 47 35
Bristol City 42 11 4 6 36 30 2 5 14 25 53 35
Hull City 42 11 3 7 30 24 3 4 14 21 54 35
Notts County 42 8 7 6 33 26 1 8 12 21 44 33

Promoted to Division 1

Matches

Aug 31 Nottingham Forest Home 2-0 Weaver, Elliot
Sep 7 Oldham Athletic Away 2-4 Miller, Pearson
Sep 11 Barnsley Home 2-0 Jackson, Wilson
Sep 14 Millwall Home 3-0 Crawford, Miller, Pearson
Sep 21 Southampton Away 2-4 Miller(2)
Sep 23 Bury Home 5-3 Crawford, Wilson, Elliot, Pearson(2)
Sep 28 Tottenham Hotspur Home 3-0 Bishop, Pearson(2)
Oct 5 West Bromwich Albion Away 0-2
Oct 12 Bradford Home 1-2 Miller
Oct 19 Notts County Away 2-2 Weaver, O.G.
Oct 26 Reading Home 1-0 Weaver
Nov 2 Charlton Athletic Away 1-1 Weaver
Nov 9 Hull City Home 3-0 Ferguson, Elliot(2)
Nov 16 Stoke City Away 1-1 Ferguson
Nov 23 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 1-1 Miller
Nov 30 Bradford City Away 1-0 Elliot
Dec 7 Swansea Town Home 1-0 Elliot
Dec 14 Cardiff City Away 0-1
Dec 21 Preston North End Home 5-0 Rodger, Bishop, Crawford, Miller(2)
Dec 25 Blackpool Away 1-1 Wilson
Dec 26 Blackpool Home 4-0 Wilson(2)(1P), Mills, Pearson
Dec 28 Nottingham Forest Away 0-0
Jan 1 Barnsley Away 1-1 Bishop
Jan 4 Oldham Athletic Home 1-1 Pearson
Jan 18 Millwall Away 0-0
Jan 25 Southampton Home 2-0 Wilson(P), Pearson
Feb 1 Tottenham Hotspur Away 3-3 Crawford, Mills, Pearson
Feb 8 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-0 Mills(2)
Feb 22 Notts County Home 3-1 Wilson, Mills, Miller
Mar 1 Reading Away 1-3 Miller
Mar 8 Charlton Athletic Home 1-1 Mills
Mar 12 Bradford Away 3-1 Mills(2), Miller
Mar 15 Hull City Away 3-1 Jackson, Mills(2)
Mar 22 Stoke City Home 3-2 Meredith, Mills, Pearson
Mar 29 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-0 Mills
Apr 5 Bradford City Home 3-2 Wilson(2)(1P), Pearson
Apr 12 Swansea Town Away 0-3
Apr 18 Bristol City Home 2-1 Wilson, Mills
Apr 19 Cardiff City Home 1-0 Miller
Apr 21 Bristol City Away 1-2 Irving
Apr 26 Preston North End Away 2-1 Mills, Miller
May 3 Bury Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 581,770 53,819 11,353 27,703
Away 342,402 33,623 4,813 16,305
Total 924,172 53,819 4,813 22,004

F.A. Cup

Round 3

Matches

Jan 11 Arsenal Away 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 55,579 55,579 55,579 55,579
Total 55,579 55,579 55,579 55,579

Transfers/Loans

May 1929 James Thompson from Chelsea to Norwich

17th May 1929 George Anderson from Chelsea to Norwich

24th May 1929 William Williams released

24th May 1929 George Stone released

Summer 1929 Bob McNeil retired

Summer 1929 Frank Higgs from Willington to Chelsea

Summer 1929 Willie Brown from Chelsea to Fulham

September 1929 Robert Carter from Army football to Chelsea

December 1929 George Mills from Bromley to Chelsea

5th March 1930 Wilf Chitty from Woking 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 Law 41 1 42
HS Miller 40 13 1 41 13
AN Wilson 39 10 1 40 10
GW Pearson 38 12 1 39 12
S Millington 38 1 39
SM Bishop 36 3 1 37 3
JF Crawford 32 4 1 33 4
GW Smith 30 1 31
GB Rodger 28 1 1 29 1
GR Mills 20 14 1 21 14
W Russell 20 1 21
SJ Irving 17 1 17 1
S Elliot 16 6 16 6
JE Townrow 14 14
LF Odell 13 13
W Ferguson 11 2 11 2
R Weaver 8 4 8 4
J Meredith 7 1 7 1
W Jackson 7 2 7 2
F Higgs 2 2
AE Thain 2 2
P McKenna 2 2
GW Biswell 1 1
Own Goal 1 1