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Summary of Season 1961-62

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Ipswich Town 42 17 2 2 58 28 7 6 8 35 39 56
Burnley 42 14 4 3 57 26 7 7 7 44 41 53
Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 4 3 59 34 7 6 8 29 35 52
Everton 42 17 2 2 64 21 3 9 9 24 33 51
Sheffield United 42 13 5 3 37 23 6 4 11 24 46 47
Sheffield Wednesday 42 14 4 3 47 23 6 2 13 25 35 46
Aston Villa 42 13 5 3 45 20 5 3 13 20 36 44
West Ham United 42 11 6 4 49 37 6 4 11 27 45 44
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 7 4 50 23 5 6 10 33 44 43
Arsenal 42 9 6 6 39 31 7 5 9 32 41 43
Bolton Wanderers 42 11 7 3 35 22 5 3 13 27 44 42
Manchester City 42 11 3 7 46 38 6 4 11 32 43 41
Blackpool 42 10 4 7 41 30 5 7 9 29 45 41
Leicester City 42 12 2 7 38 27 5 4 12 34 44 40
Manchester United 42 10 3 8 44 31 5 6 10 28 44 39
Blackburn Rovers 42 10 6 5 33 22 4 5 12 17 36 39
Birmingham City 42 9 6 6 37 35 5 4 12 28 46 38
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 7 6 38 34 5 3 13 35 52 36
Nottingham Forest 42 12 4 5 39 23 1 6 14 24 56 36
Fulham 42 8 3 10 38 34 5 4 12 28 40 33
Cardiff City 42 6 9 6 30 33 3 5 13 20 48 32
Chelsea 42 7 7 7 34 29 2 3 16 29 65 28

Relegated to Division 2

Matches

Aug 19 Nottingham Forest Home 2-2 Brabrook, Tambling
Aug 23 Manchester United Away 2-3 Tambling(2)
Aug 26 Aston Villa Away 1-3 Tambling
Aug 30 Manchester United Home 2-0 Bridges, Tambling
Sep 2 Fulham Home 0-0
Sep 6 Cardiff City Away 2-5 Venables, Bridges
Sep 9 Sheffield United Home 6-1 Brabrook, Bridges(2), Tambling(3)
Sep 16 West Ham United Away 1-2 Bridges
Sep 20 Cardiff City Home 2-3 Harrison, O.G.
Sep 23 Blackburn Rovers Home 1-1 Brabrook
Sep 30 Blackpool Away 0-4
Oct 7 Sheffield Wednesday Away 3-5 Tambling(3)
Oct 14 Leicester City Home 1-3 Block
Oct 21 Birmingham City Away 2-3 Tambling(P), Bridges
Oct 28 Everton Home 1-1 Brabrook
Nov 4 Arsenal Away 3-0 Bridges(2), Blunstone
Nov 11 Bolton Wanderers Home 1-0 Tambling
Nov 18 Manchester City Away 2-2 Tambling, Bridges
Nov 25 West Bromwich Albion Home 4-1 Tambling, Bridges(3)
Dec 2 Ipswich Town Away 2-5 Murray, Tambling
Dec 9 Burnley Home 1-2 Tambling
Dec 16 Nottingham Forest Away 0-3
Dec 23 Aston Villa Home 1-0 Bridges
Dec 26 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-2
Dec 30 Tottenham Hotspur Away 2-5 Moore(2)
Jan 13 Fulham Away 4-3 Malcolm, Brabrook, Tambling(P), O.G.
Jan 20 Sheffield United Away 1-3 Bridges
Feb 3 West Ham United Home 0-1
Feb 10 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-3
Feb 16 Blackpool Home 1-0 Tambling
Feb 24 Sheffield Wednesday Home 1-0 Harrison
Mar 9 Birmingham City Home 1-1 Murray
Mar 17 Everton Away 0-4
Mar 24 Arsenal Home 2-3 Brabrook, Harrison
Mar 31 Bolton Wanderers Away 2-4 Murray, Bridges
Apr 7 Manchester City Home 1-1 Bridges
Apr 11 Leicester City Away 0-2
Apr 14 West Bromwich Albion Away 0-4
Apr 20 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 4-5 Brabrook, Murray, Bridges, Tambling(P)
Apr 21 Ipswich Town Home 2-2 Brabrook, Bridges
Apr 23 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-1 Bridges
Apr 28 Burnley Away 1-1 Blunstone

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 567,273 51,282 12,404 27,013
Away 536,032 45,559 12,010 25,525
Total 1,103,305 51,282 12,010 26,269

F.A. Cup

Round 3

Matches

Jan 6 Liverpool Away 3-4 Tambling(2), Bridges

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 48,455 48,455 48,455 48,455
Total 48,455 48,455 48,455 48,455

Transfers/Loans

May 1961 Bert Murray signed professional forms

May 1961 Colin Shaw signed professional forms

Summer 1961 Bobby Evans from Chelsea to Newport County Free

2nd June 1961 Jimmy Greaves from Chelsea to AC Milan 80,000

1st August 1961 Frank Upton from Derby County to Chelsea 15,000

17th August 1961 Charlie Livesey from Chelsea to Gillingham 5,500

5th September 1961 Johnny Brooks From Chelsea to Brentford

October 1961 Reg Matthews from Chelsea to Derby County 10,000

October 1961 Michael Pinner signed amateur forms

1st November 1961 Ron Tindall from Chelsea to West Ham 20,000

1st November 1961 Andy Malcolm from West Ham to Chelsea 12,000

10th November 1961 Alan Young from Arsenal to Chelsea 6,000

1st December 1961 Errol McNally from Portadown to Chelsea

20th December 1961 Graham Moore from Cardiff to Chelsea 35,000

3rd January 1962 Mike Block from Chelsea to Brentford 5,000

19th January 1962 Sylvan Anderton from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 5,000

2nd January 1962 Tommy Docherty from Chelsea to Manager

February 1962 Ian Watson signed professional forms

3rd March 1962 Gordon Bolland from Chelsea to Leyton Orient 8,000

6th March 1962 Dennis Sorrell from Leyton Orient to Chelsea

April 1962 John O'Rourke from Arsenal to Chelsea

21st April 1962 Eddie McCreadie from East Stirling to Chelsea 5,000

25th April 1962 John Sillett from Chelsea to Coventry 3,000


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
P Brabrook 37 8 1 38 8
M Scott 36 1 37
RV Tambling 34 20 1 2 35 22
PP Bonetti 33 1 34
BJ Bridges 32 19 1 1 33 20
A Malcolm 27 1 1 28 1
AJ Harris 27 1 28
K Shellito 26 1 27
F Blunstone 26 2 1 27 2
M Harrison 22 3 22 3
AG Murray 18 4 1 19 4
G Moore 17 2 17 2
D Butler 16 16
TE Bradbury 14 14
JA Mortimore 14 14
TF Venables 12 1 12 1
JC Sillett 12 12
F Upton 10 10
EA McNally 8 8
D Cliss 8 8
AR Young 6 1 7
SJ Anderton 6 6
RA Tindall 5 5
TH Docherty 4 4
RE Harris 3 3
PR Sillett 3 3
GE Bolland 2 2
MJ Pinner 1 1
D Sorrell 1 1
CM Shaw 1 1
MJ Block 1 1 1 1
Own Goal 2 2

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
D Butler 1 1
TH Docherty 1 1
BJ Bridges 1 1
RV Tambling 1 1
F Upton 1 1
Total 5 5