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Summary of Season 1950-51

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Tottenham Hotspur 42 17 2 2 54 21 8 8 5 28 23 60
Manchester United 42 14 4 3 42 16 10 4 7 32 24 56
Blackpool 42 12 6 3 43 19 8 4 9 36 34 50
Newcastle United 42 10 6 5 36 22 8 7 6 26 31 49
Arsenal 42 11 5 5 47 28 8 4 9 26 28 47
Middlesbrough 42 12 7 2 51 25 6 4 11 25 40 47
Portsmouth 42 8 10 3 39 30 8 5 8 32 38 47
Bolton Wanderers 42 11 2 8 31 20 8 5 8 33 41 45
Liverpool 42 11 5 5 28 25 5 6 10 25 34 43
Burnley 42 9 7 5 27 16 5 7 9 21 27 42
Derby County 42 10 5 6 53 33 6 3 12 28 42 40
Sunderland 42 8 9 4 30 21 4 7 10 33 52 40
Stoke City 42 10 5 6 28 19 3 9 9 22 40 40
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 9 3 9 44 30 6 5 10 30 31 38
Aston Villa 42 9 6 6 39 29 3 7 11 27 39 37
West Bromwich Albion 42 7 4 10 30 27 6 7 8 23 34 37
Charlton Athletic 42 9 4 8 35 31 5 5 11 28 49 37
Fulham 42 8 5 8 35 37 5 6 10 17 31 37
Huddersfield Town 42 8 4 9 40 40 7 2 12 24 52 36
Chelsea 42 9 4 8 31 25 3 4 14 22 40 32
Sheffield Wednesday 42 9 6 6 43 32 3 2 16 21 51 32
Everton 42 7 5 9 26 35 5 3 13 22 51 32

Matches

Aug 19 Sheffield Wednesday Home 4-0 Gray, Bentley(2), Billington
Aug 23 Arsenal Away 0-0
Aug 26 Middlesbrough Away 0-3
Aug 30 Arsenal Home 0-1
Sep 2 Huddersfield Town Home 1-2 Harris(P)
Sep 4 Bolton Wanderers Away 0-1
Sep 9 Newcastle United Away 1-3 Armstrong
Sep 16 West Bromwich Albion Home 1-1 Harris(P)
Sep 23 Stoke City Away 1-2 Gray
Sep 30 Everton Home 2-1 Gray, Campbell
Oct 7 Blackpool Away 2-3 Bowie, Bentley
Oct 14 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-2
Oct 21 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-2 Billington
Oct 28 Sunderland Home 3-0 Campbell(2), Billington
Nov 4 Charlton Athletic Away 2-1 Dyke, Campbell
Nov 11 Manchester United Home 1-0 Billington
Nov 18 Aston Villa Away 2-4 Billington, Gray
Nov 25 Derby County Home 1-2 Campbell
Dec 2 Liverpool Away 0-1
Dec 9 Fulham Home 2-0 Smith, Jones
Dec 23 Middlesbrough Home 1-1 Billington
Dec 25 Portsmouth Away 3-1 Bowie, Smith, Bentley
Dec 26 Portsmouth Home 1-4 Harris(P)
Jan 13 Newcastle United Home 3-1 Smith(2), Williams
Jan 20 West Bromwich Albion Away 1-1 Gray
Feb 3 Stoke City Home 1-1 Gray
Feb 17 Everton Away 0-3
Feb 24 Sheffield Wednesday Away 2-2 Harris(P), Dickson
Feb 28 Blackpool Home 0-2
Mar 3 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-2 Campbell
Mar 17 Sunderland Away 1-1 Hinshelwood
Mar 23 Burnley Away 1-2 Harris(P)
Mar 24 Charlton Athletic Home 2-3 Williams, Bentley
Mar 26 Burnley Home 0-2
Mar 31 Manchester United Away 1-4 Willemse
Apr 7 Aston Villa Home 1-1 Williams
Apr 14 Derby County Away 0-1
Apr 18 Huddersfield Town Away 1-2 O.G.
Apr 21 Liverpool Home 1-0 Smith
Apr 25 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-1 Bentley(P), Armstrong
Apr 28 Fulham Away 2-1 Armstrong(2)
May 5 Bolton Wanderers Home 4-0 Bentley(2), Smith(2)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 833,001 65,992 23,723 39,667
Away 693,312 61,166 16,364 33,015
Total 1,526,313 65,992 16,364 36,341

F.A. Cup

Round 5 (replay)

Matches

Jan 9 Rochdale Away 3-2 Billington, Bentley(2)
Jan 27 Exeter City Away 1-1 Williams
Jan 31 Exeter City Home 2-0 Smith(2)
Feb 10 Fulham Home 1-1 Bentley
Feb 14 Fulham Away 0-3

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 115,568 69,434 46,134 57,784
Away 66,595 29,346 17,249 22,198
Total 182,163 69,434 17,249 36,433

Transfers/Loans

1950 Richard Spence from Chelsea to Training Staff

May 1950 Bobby Smith signed professional forms

Summer 1950 Len Goulden retired

30th November 1950 Eric Parsons from West Ham to Chelsea 23,000

19th December 1950 Ernie Randall from Bognor to Chelsea

23rd January 1951 Jimmy Bowie from Chelsea to Fulham 20,000

23rd January 1951 Wally Hinshelwood from Fulham to Chelsea part-exchange for Jimmy Bowie

February 1951 Harry Hughes from Southport to Chelsea

16th March 1951 Sid Tickridge from Tottenham to Chelsea

7th March 1951 Andy Bowman signed professional forms

April 1951 Bob Warren from Chelsea to Torquay United

April 1951 James Smith from Army 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
K Armstrong 40 4 5 45 4
RT Bentley 38 8 5 3 43 11
J Harris 36 5 5 41 5
R Campbell 33 6 4 37 6
S Bathgate 34 3 37
WP Gray 31 6 5 36 6
WM Hughes 23 5 28
FR Mitchell 27 1 28
HE Medhurst 28 28
W Dickson 20 1 4 24 1
RA Smith 16 7 5 2 21 9
HJ Billington 20 6 1 1 21 7
JD Bowie 16 2 16 2
PB Pickering 10 5 15
RF Williams 13 3 2 1 15 4
SB Willemse 15 1 15 1
W Hinshelwood 12 1 2 14 1
C Dyke 9 1 1 10 1
S Tickridge 8 8
DT Winter 5 2 7
FJ Saunders 7 7
TB Jones 7 1 7 1
EG Parsons 5 5
P McKnight 5 5
WG Robertson 4 4
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
JD Bowie 1 1
FR Mitchell 1 1
Total 1 1 1 1