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Summary of Season 1930-31

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Arsenal 42 14 5 2 67 27 14 5 2 60 32 66
Aston Villa 42 17 3 1 86 34 8 6 7 42 44 59
Sheffield Wednesday 42 14 3 4 65 32 8 5 8 37 43 52
Portsmouth 42 11 7 3 46 26 7 6 8 38 41 49
Huddersfield Town 42 10 8 3 45 27 8 4 9 36 38 48
Derby County 42 12 6 3 56 31 6 4 11 38 48 46
Middlesbrough 42 13 5 3 57 28 6 3 12 41 62 46
Manchester City 42 13 2 6 41 29 5 8 8 34 41 46
Liverpool 42 11 6 4 48 28 4 6 11 38 57 42
Blackburn Rovers 42 14 3 4 54 28 3 5 13 29 56 42
Sunderland 42 12 4 5 61 38 4 5 12 28 47 41
Chelsea 42 13 4 4 42 19 2 6 13 22 48 40
Grimsby Town 42 13 2 6 55 31 4 3 14 27 56 39
Bolton Wanderers 42 12 6 3 45 26 3 3 15 23 55 39
Sheffield United 42 10 7 4 49 31 4 3 14 29 53 38
Leicester City 42 12 4 5 50 38 4 2 15 30 57 38
Newcastle United 42 9 2 10 41 45 6 4 11 37 42 36
West Ham United 42 11 3 7 56 44 3 5 13 23 50 36
Birmingham 42 11 3 7 37 28 2 7 12 18 42 36
Blackpool 42 8 7 6 41 44 3 3 15 30 81 32
Leeds United 42 10 3 8 49 31 2 4 15 19 50 31
Manchester United 42 6 6 9 30 37 1 2 18 23 78 22

Matches

Aug 30 Grimsby Town Away 1-0 Law(P)
Sep 3 Newcastle United Away 0-1
Sep 6 Manchester United Home 6-2 Townrow, Cheyne(3), Gallacher(2)
Sep 8 Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-1 Wilson
Sep 13 West Ham United Away 1-4 Law(P)
Sep 15 Sheffield Wednesday Home 0-0
Sep 20 Bolton Wanderers Home 0-1
Sep 27 Liverpool Away 1-3 Cheyne
Oct 4 Middlesbrough Home 4-0 Jackson, Pearson, Wilson(2)
Oct 11 Huddersfield Town Away 1-1 Russell
Oct 18 Sheffield United Home 1-0 Law(P)
Oct 25 Birmingham Away 2-6 Law(P), Gallacher
Nov 1 Blackpool Home 3-0 Jackson, Cheyne, Gallacher
Nov 8 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-2
Nov 15 Manchester City Home 2-0 Cheyne, Gallacher
Nov 22 Leeds United Away 3-2 Jackson(2), Pearson
Nov 29 Arsenal Home 1-5 Law(P)
Dec 6 Derby County Away 2-6 Jackson, Miller
Dec 13 Sunderland Home 5-0 Law(P), Cheyne, Gallacher(2), Crawford
Dec 20 Portsmouth Away 1-1 Jackson
Dec 25 Aston Villa Home 0-2
Dec 26 Aston Villa Away 3-3 Odell(2)(1P), Gallacher
Dec 27 Grimsby Town Home 5-0 Odell(P), Jackson(2), Cheyne, Gallacher
Jan 3 Manchester United Away 0-1
Jan 17 West Ham United Home 2-1 Jackson, Cheyne
Jan 31 Liverpool Home 2-2 Mills, Crawford
Feb 4 Bolton Wanderers Away 1-1 Mills
Feb 7 Middlesbrough Away 2-2 Jackson, Pearson
Feb 18 Huddersfield Town Home 1-2 Wilson
Feb 21 Sheffield United Away 0-4
Mar 7 Blackpool Away 1-2 Irving
Mar 14 Blackburn Rovers Home 3-2 Odell(P), Gallacher, Crawford
Mar 21 Manchester City Away 0-2
Mar 25 Birmingham Home 1-0 Gallacher
Mar 28 Leeds United Home 1-0 Gallacher
Apr 4 Arsenal Away 1-2 Gallacher
Apr 6 Leicester City Home 1-0 Pearson
Apr 7 Leicester City Away 1-2 Rankin
Apr 11 Derby County Home 1-1 Irving
Apr 18 Sunderland Away 0-2
Apr 25 Portsmouth Home 2-0 Odell(P), Gallacher
May 2 Newcastle United Home 1-1 Jackson

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 747,187 74,667 12,968 35,580
Away 533,807 68,386 8,854 25,419
Total 1,280,994 74,667 8,854 30,500

F.A. Cup

Round 6 (replay)

Matches

Jan 10 West Ham United Away 3-1 Jackson(2), O.G.
Jan 24 Arsenal Home 2-1 Bishop, Mills
Feb 14 Blackburn Rovers Home 3-0 Law(P), Cheyne, Mills
Feb 28 Birmingham Away 2-2 Jackson, Crawford
Mar 4 Birmingham Home 0-3

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 198,480 74,365 61,170 66,160
Away 76,298 55,298 21,000 38,149
Total 274,778 74,365 21,000 54,956

Transfers/Loans

6th May 1930 Chris Ferguson from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers

9th May 1930 George Barber from Luton to Chelsea Free

9th May 1930 Stan Macintosh from London Caledonians to Chelsea

9th May 1930 John Rankin from Charlton to Chelsea

26th May 1930 Hughie Gallacher from Newcastle to Chelsea 10,000

Summer 1930 Frank Higgs from Chelsea to Linfield

Summer 1930 George Biswell from Chelsea to Charlton

25th June 1930 James Hope from Gateshead to Chelsea

27th June 1930 Alex Cheyne from Aberdeen to Chelsea 6,000

17th July 1930 Alexander Donald from New York Nationals to Chelsea

21st July 1930 Sidney Elliot from Chelsea to Bristol City

12th September 1930 Alex Jackson from Huddersfield Town to Chelsea 8,500

16th October 1930 Jack Meredith from Chelsea to Reading


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
S Millington 40 5 45
AN Wilson 34 4 5 39 4
AG Cheyne 34 9 5 1 39 10
JF Crawford 32 3 5 1 37 4
AS Jackson 29 11 5 3 34 14
JE Townrow 27 1 5 32 1
T Law 27 6 5 1 32 7
H Gallacher 30 14 1 31 14
SM Bishop 22 5 1 27 1
GW Pearson 26 4 26 4
W Ferguson 25 25
SJ Irving 20 2 5 25 2
LF Odell 23 5 23 5
W Russell 17 1 17 1
GF Barber 11 5 16
GB Rodger 14 14
A Donald 12 12
GR Mills 7 2 4 2 11 4
GW Smith 11 11
HS Miller 10 1 10 1
JP Rankin 6 1 6 1
W Jackson 2 2
SW Macintosh 1 1
R Carter 1 1
P McKenna 1 1
Own Goal 1 1

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
H Gallacher 1 1
Total 1 1