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Summary of Season 1964-65

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Manchester United 42 16 4 1 52 13 10 5 6 37 26 61
Leeds United 42 16 3 2 53 23 10 6 5 30 29 61
Chelsea 42 15 2 4 48 19 9 6 6 41 35 56
Everton 42 9 10 2 37 22 8 5 8 32 38 49
Nottingham Forest 42 10 7 4 45 33 7 6 8 26 34 47
Tottenham Hotspur 42 18 3 0 65 20 1 4 16 22 51 45
Liverpool 42 12 5 4 42 33 5 5 11 25 40 44
Sheffield Wednesday 42 13 5 3 37 15 3 6 12 20 40 43
West Ham United 42 14 2 5 48 25 5 2 14 34 46 42
Blackburn Rovers 42 12 2 7 46 33 4 8 9 37 46 42
Stoke City 42 11 4 6 40 27 5 6 10 27 39 42
Burnley 42 9 9 3 39 26 7 1 13 31 44 42
Arsenal 42 11 5 5 42 31 6 2 13 27 44 41
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 5 6 45 25 3 8 10 25 40 39
Sunderland 42 12 6 3 45 26 2 3 16 19 48 37
Aston Villa 42 14 1 6 36 24 2 4 15 21 58 37
Blackpool 42 9 7 5 41 28 3 4 14 26 50 35
Leicester City 42 9 6 6 43 36 2 7 12 26 49 35
Sheffield United 42 7 5 9 30 29 5 6 10 20 35 35
Fulham 42 10 5 6 44 32 1 7 13 16 46 34
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 2 11 33 36 5 2 14 26 53 30
Birmingham City 42 6 8 7 36 40 2 3 16 28 56 27

Matches

Aug 22 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 3-0 Tambling(2), Venables
Aug 26 Aston Villa Home 2-1 Tambling, Bridges
Aug 29 Sunderland Home 3-1 Shellito, Murray, Graham
Aug 31 Aston Villa Away 2-2 Murray, Tambling
Sep 5 Leicester City Away 1-1 Hollins
Sep 9 Sheffield Wednesday Home 1-1 Venables(P)
Sep 12 Fulham Home 1-0 Bridges
Sep 16 Sheffield Wednesday Away 3-2 Murray(2), Graham
Sep 19 Leeds United Home 2-0 Hollins, Venables
Sep 26 Arsenal Away 3-1 Murray, Tambling, Venables
Sep 30 Manchester United Home 0-2
Oct 3 Blackburn Rovers Home 5-1 Harris, Tambling, Bridges(3)
Oct 10 Nottingham Forest Away 2-2 Bridges, Venables
Oct 17 Stoke City Home 4-0 Murray, Graham(2), Tambling
Oct 24 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-1 Graham
Oct 31 Burnley Home 0-1
Nov 7 Sheffield United Away 2-0 Murray, Bridges
Nov 14 Everton Home 5-1 Murray, Graham(2), Bridges, Tambling
Nov 21 Birmingham City Away 6-1 Mortimore, Graham(3), McCalliog(2)
Nov 28 West Ham United Home 0-3
Dec 5 West Bromwich Albion Away 2-0 Graham, Bridges
Dec 12 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-1 Bridges(2)
Dec 19 Sunderland Away 0-3
Dec 26 Blackpool Home 2-0 Bridges(2)
Jan 2 Leicester City Home 4-1 McCreadie, Murray, Graham, Bridges
Jan 16 Fulham Away 2-1 Graham, Tambling
Jan 23 Leeds United Away 2-2 Graham, Bridges
Feb 6 Arsenal Home 2-1 Graham(2)
Feb 13 Blackburn Rovers Away 3-0 Murray, Bridges, Tambling
Feb 22 Nottingham Forest Home 0-1
Feb 27 Stoke City Away 2-0 Murray, Graham
Mar 10 Tottenham Hotspur Home 3-1 Bridges, Venables, Tambling
Mar 13 Manchester United Away 0-4
Mar 22 Sheffield United Home 3-0 Murray(2), Bridges
Mar 31 Everton Away 1-1 Murray
Apr 3 Birmingham City Home 3-1 Bridges, Tambling, O.G.
Apr 12 West Ham United Away 2-3 Bridges, Venables
Apr 16 Liverpool Home 4-0 Hinton, Murray(2), Tambling
Apr 17 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-2 Murray, Tambling
Apr 19 Liverpool Away 0-2
Apr 24 Burnley Away 2-6 Harris, Houseman
Apr 26 Blackpool Away 2-3 Mortimore, Tambling

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 778,136 62,587 20,952 37,054
Away 649,676 56,261 15,215 30,937
Total 1,427,812 62,587 15,215 33,996

F.A. Cup

Semi-Final

Matches

Jan 9 Northampton Town Home 4-1 Bridges(2), Tambling, O.G.
Jan 30 West Ham United Away 1-0 Tambling
Feb 20 Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-0 Bridges
Mar 6 Peterborough United Home 5-1 Hollins, Murray, Bridges, Tambling(2)
Mar 27 Liverpool Neutral 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 171,175 63,635 44,335 57,058
Away 37,000 37,000 37,000 37,000
Neutral 67,686 67,686 67,686 67,686
Total 275,861 67,686 37,000 55,172

League Cup

Winners

Matches

Sep 23 Birmingham City Away 3-0 Tambling(2), Graham
Oct 26 Notts County Home 4-0 Harris, Tambling(2), McCalliog
Nov 11 Swansea Town Home 3-2 Brown, Graham(2)
Nov 25 Workington Away 2-2 Bridges(2)
Dec 16 Workington Home 2-0 Osgood(2)
Jan 20 Aston Villa Away 3-2 Boyle, Bridges, Tambling
Feb 10 Aston Villa Home 1-1 Graham
Mar 15 Leicester City Home 3-2 McCreadie, Venables(P), Tambling
Apr 5 Leicester City Away 0-0

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 58,626 20,690 5,979 11,725
Away 72,257 26,957 12,000 18,064
Total 130,883 26,957 5,979 14,543

Transfers/Loans

June 1964 Frank Blunstone retired

June 1964 George Graham from Aston Villa to Chelsea 5,000

July 1964 Peter Osgood signed professional forms

August 1964 John Boyle signed professional forms

September 1964 Dennis Sorrell from Chelsea to Leyton Orient 3,000

19th September 1964 Billy Sinclair from Morton to Chelsea part-exchange for Jimmy Mulholland

19th September 1964 Jimmy Mulholland from Chelsea to Morton part-exchange for Billy Sinclair

November 1964 Allan Harris from Chelsea to Coventry 35,000

November 1964 Dennis Brown from Chelsea to Swindon 17,000

December 1964 Roger Wosahlo signed professional forms

16th January 1965 Jim Thomson from Provenside Hibernian to Chelsea

30th January 1965 Jimmy Smart from Morton to Chelsea

19th February 1965 Tommy Knox from Chelsea to Newcastle 10,000

9th April 1965 Jim Barron from Wolves to Chelsea 5,000


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
PP Bonetti 41 5 9 55
RE Harris 42 2 5 6 53 2
JW Hollins 41 2 5 1 6 52 3
BJ Bridges 41 20 5 4 5 3 51 27
AG Murray 40 17 5 1 6 51 18
M Hinton 40 1 5 6 51 1
TF Venables 39 7 5 5 1 49 8
RV Tambling 33 15 5 4 7 6 45 25
G Graham 30 17 5 7 4 42 21
JA Mortimore 28 2 5 8 41 2
E McCreadie 34 1 2 5 1 41 2
T Knox 13 1 14
K Shellito 13 1 1 14 1
J Boyle 6 2 4 1 12 1
P Houseman 9 1 3 12 1
F Upton 3 1 4 8
J McCalliog 3 2 5 1 8 3
I Watson 2 3 5
J Fascione 3 3
AJ Harris 1 2 1 3 1
AR Young 1 1
P Osgood 1 2 1 2
DJ Brown 1 1 1 1
J Smart 1 1
WI Sinclair 1 1
J Dunn 1 1
Own Goal 1 1 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
RE Harris 2 2
JA Mortimore 1 1
T Knox 1 1
TF Venables 1 1
RV Tambling 1 1
JW Hollins 1 1
Total 5 1 1 7