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Summary of Season 1962-63

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Stoke City 42 15 3 3 49 20 5 10 6 24 30 53
Chelsea 42 15 3 3 54 16 9 1 11 27 26 52
Sunderland 42 14 5 2 46 13 6 7 8 38 42 52
Middlesbrough 42 12 4 5 48 35 8 5 8 38 50 49
Leeds United 42 15 2 4 55 19 4 8 9 24 34 48
Huddersfield Town 42 11 6 4 34 21 6 8 7 29 29 48
Newcastle United 42 11 8 2 48 23 7 3 11 31 36 47
Bury 42 11 6 4 28 20 7 5 9 23 27 47
Scunthorpe United 42 12 7 2 35 18 4 5 12 22 41 44
Cardiff City 42 12 5 4 50 29 6 2 13 33 44 43
Southampton 42 15 3 3 52 23 2 5 14 20 44 42
Plymouth Argyle 42 13 4 4 48 24 2 8 11 28 49 42
Norwich City 42 11 6 4 53 33 6 2 13 27 46 42
Rotherham United 42 11 3 7 34 30 6 3 12 33 44 40
Swansea Town 42 13 5 3 33 17 2 4 15 18 55 39
Portsmouth 42 9 5 7 33 27 4 6 11 30 52 37
Preston North End 42 11 6 4 43 30 2 5 14 16 44 37
Derby County 42 10 5 6 40 29 2 7 12 21 43 36
Grimsby Town 42 8 6 7 34 26 3 7 11 21 40 35
Charlton Athletic 42 8 4 9 33 38 5 1 15 29 56 31
Walsall 42 7 7 7 33 37 4 2 15 20 52 31
Luton Town 42 10 4 7 45 40 1 3 17 16 44 29

Promoted to Division 1

Matches

Aug 18 Rotherham United Away 1-0 Tambling
Aug 22 Scunthorpe United Home 3-0 Bridges(2), Moore
Aug 25 Charlton Athletic Home 5-0 Upton, Bridges(2), Moore(2)
Aug 28 Scunthorpe United Away 0-3
Sep 1 Stoke City Away 0-0
Sep 8 Sunderland Home 1-0 Upton
Sep 10 Southampton Home 2-0 Tambling, Moore
Sep 15 Leeds United Away 0-2
Sep 19 Southampton Away 1-2 Bridges
Sep 22 Swansea Town Home 2-2 Murray, Tambling(P)
Sep 29 Portsmouth Away 2-0 Tambling(2)
Oct 6 Cardiff City Home 6-0 Venables, Upton, Murray, Tambling(2), Bridges
Oct 13 Huddersfield Town Away 0-1
Oct 20 Middlesbrough Home 3-2 Tambling(2), Bridges
Oct 27 Derby County Away 3-1 Tambling(3)
Nov 3 Newcastle United Home 4-2 Murray, Tambling, Bridges(2)
Nov 10 Walsall Away 5-1 Tambling(2), Bridges, Moore, O.G.
Nov 17 Norwich City Home 2-0 Tambling(2)
Nov 24 Grimsby Town Away 3-0 Tambling(2), O.G.
Dec 1 Plymouth Argyle Home 1-1 Blunstone
Dec 8 Preston North End Away 3-1 Tambling(2), Bridges
Dec 15 Rotherham United Home 3-0 Bridges, Blunstone(2)
Dec 22 Charlton Athletic Away 4-1 Tambling(4)(1P)
Dec 26 Luton Town Away 2-0 Moore(2)
Feb 9 Swansea Town Away 0-2
Feb 23 Cardiff City Away 0-1
Mar 2 Huddersfield Town Home 1-2 Mulholland
Mar 9 Middlesbrough Away 0-1
Mar 23 Newcastle United Away 0-2
Mar 27 Derby County Home 3-1 Tambling, Blunstone(2)
Mar 30 Walsall Home 0-1
Apr 1 Luton Town Home 3-1 Tambling(2)(1P), Blunstone
Apr 6 Norwich City Away 1-4 Tambling
Apr 12 Bury Home 2-0 Tambling(P), Bridges
Apr 13 Grimsby Town Home 2-1 Tambling, Bridges
Apr 16 Bury Away 0-2
Apr 20 Plymouth Argyle Away 1-2 Moore
Apr 27 Preston North End Home 2-0 Mortimore, Murray
Apr 30 Leeds United Home 2-2 Bridges, Blunstone
May 11 Stoke City Home 0-1
May 18 Sunderland Away 1-0 Harmer
May 21 Portsmouth Home 7-0 Venables(P), Blunstone, Kevan, Tambling(4)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 616,487 66,199 18,045 29,357
Away 405,899 47,955 8,492 19,329
Total 1,022,386 66,199 8,492 24,343

F.A. Cup

Round 5

Matches

Jan 5 Tranmere Rovers Away 2-2 Tambling, Bridges
Jan 30 Tranmere Rovers Home 3-1 Venables, Bridges, Moore
Mar 6 Charlton Athletic Away 3-0 Murray, Tambling, Mulholland
Mar 16 Manchester United Away 1-2 Sorrell

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 20,505 20,505 20,505 20,505
Away 102,820 48,298 17,000 34,273
Total 123,325 48,298 17,000 30,831

Transfers/Loans

17th May 1962 David Cliss from Chelsea to Guildford City

21st May 1962 Tommy Knox from East Stirling to Chelsea 5,000

Summer 1962 Michael Pinner from Chelsea to Swansea

June 1962 Peter Sillett from Chelsea to Guildford City Free

June 1962 Dennis Brown signed professional forms

September 1962 Terry Bradbury from Chelsea to Southend 4,500

September 1962 Tommy Harmer from Watford to Chelsea

September 1962 Joe Fascione from Kirkintilloch Rob Roy to Chelsea

20th September 1962 Mike Harrison from Chelsea to Blackburn 18,000

13th October 1962 Jimmy Mulholland from East Stirling to Chelsea 8,000

14th October 1962 Peter Brabrook from Chelsea to West Ham 35,000

27th October 1962 Andy Malcolm from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 12,000

December 1962 Peter Houseman signed professional forms

March 1963 Mel Scott from Chelsea to Brentford 10,000

21st March 1963 Derek Kevan from West Brom to Chelsea 45,000


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
JA Mortimore 42 1 4 46 1
TF Venables 42 2 4 1 46 3
RV Tambling 40 35 4 2 44 37
AG Murray 39 4 4 1 43 5
PP Bonetti 39 4 43
F Upton 37 3 4 41 3
G Moore 36 8 4 1 40 9
F Blunstone 34 8 4 38 8
BJ Bridges 36 15 2 2 38 17
K Shellito 34 3 37
E McCreadie 32 2 34
AJ Harris 15 2 17
DT Kevan 7 1 7 1
RE Harris 7 7
T Knox 6 6
J Mulholland 4 1 1 1 5 2
TC Harmer 5 1 5 1
J Dunn 3 3
I Watson 1 1 2
D Butler 2 2
D Sorrell 1 1 1 1
M Harrison 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
G Moore 2 2
F Upton 1 1
Total 3 3