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Summary of Season 1965-66

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Liverpool 42 17 2 2 52 15 9 7 5 27 19 61
Leeds United 42 14 4 3 49 15 9 5 7 30 23 55
Burnley 42 15 3 3 45 20 9 4 8 34 27 55
Manchester United 42 12 8 1 50 20 6 7 8 34 39 51
Chelsea 42 11 4 6 30 21 11 3 7 35 32 51
West Bromwich Albion 42 11 6 4 58 34 8 6 7 33 35 50
Leicester City 42 12 4 5 40 28 9 3 9 40 37 49
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 6 4 55 37 5 6 10 20 29 44
Sheffield United 42 11 6 4 37 25 5 5 11 19 34 43
Stoke City 42 12 6 3 42 22 3 6 12 23 42 42
Everton 42 12 6 3 39 19 3 5 13 17 43 41
West Ham United 42 12 5 4 46 33 3 4 14 24 50 39
Blackpool 42 9 5 7 36 29 5 4 12 19 36 37
Arsenal 42 8 8 5 36 31 4 5 12 26 44 37
Newcastle United 42 10 5 6 26 20 4 4 13 24 43 37
Aston Villa 42 10 3 8 39 34 5 3 13 30 46 36
Sheffield Wednesday 42 11 6 4 35 18 3 2 16 21 48 36
Nottingham Forest 42 11 3 7 31 26 3 5 13 25 46 36
Sunderland 42 13 2 6 36 28 1 6 14 15 44 36
Fulham 42 9 4 8 34 37 5 3 13 33 48 35
Northampton Town 42 8 6 7 31 32 2 7 12 24 60 33
Blackburn Rovers 42 6 1 14 30 36 2 3 16 27 52 20

Matches

Aug 21 Burnley Home 1-1 Venables
Aug 25 Stoke City Away 2-2 Venables(P), Tambling
Aug 28 Fulham Away 3-0 Murray, Graham, Bridges
Sep 1 Stoke City Home 1-2 Hollins
Sep 4 Arsenal Away 3-1 Graham, Bridges, Fascione
Sep 11 Everton Home 3-1 Graham, Bridges, Venables
Sep 15 Sheffield Wednesday Home 1-1 Venables
Sep 18 Manchester United Away 1-4 Venables
Sep 25 Newcastle United Home 1-1 Graham
Oct 2 West Bromwich Albion Away 2-1 Graham, Bridges
Oct 9 Blackpool Home 0-1
Oct 16 Blackburn Rovers Away 1-0 Graham
Oct 23 Leicester City Home 0-2
Oct 30 Sheffield United Away 2-1 Graham, Osgood
Nov 6 Leeds United Home 1-0 Hollins
Nov 13 West Ham United Away 1-2 Tambling
Nov 27 Aston Villa Away 4-2 Graham, Osgood, Tambling(2)
Dec 4 Liverpool Home 0-1
Dec 11 Tottenham Hotspur Away 2-4 Bridges, Graham
Dec 27 Northampton Town Away 3-2 Graham, Tambling(2)
Dec 28 Northampton Town Home 1-0 Bridges
Jan 1 Blackpool Away 2-1 Graham, Tambling
Jan 8 Tottenham Hotspur Home 2-1 Graham, Osgood
Jan 29 Burnley Away 2-1 Osgood(2)
Feb 5 Fulham Home 2-1 Osgood, Tambling
Feb 19 Arsenal Home 0-0
Feb 22 Sunderland Home 3-2 Bridges, Graham, Osgood
Feb 26 Everton Away 1-2 Bridges
Mar 12 Manchester United Home 2-0 Graham, Tambling
Mar 19 Newcastle United Away 1-0 Venables
Mar 21 Leicester City Away 1-1 Bridges
Apr 4 Leeds United Away 0-2
Apr 9 West Ham United Home 6-2 Harris, Graham(2), Venables(P), Tambling(2)
Apr 11 Nottingham Forest Home 1-0 Tambling
Apr 12 Nottingham Forest Away 2-1 Tambling(2)
Apr 16 Sunderland Away 0-2
Apr 25 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-3 Venables(P), Tambling
Apr 30 Liverpool Away 1-2 Murray
May 2 Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-1 Harris
May 4 Blackburn Rovers Home 1-0 Kirkup
May 7 Sheffield United Home 2-0 Graham, Tambling
May 16 Aston Villa Home 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 658,246 60,269 10,024 31,345
Away 650,374 53,754 14,065 30,970
Total 1,308,620 60,269 10,024 31,158

F.A. Cup

Semi-Final

Matches

Jan 22 Liverpool Away 2-1 Osgood, Tambling
Feb 12 Leeds United Home 1-0 Tambling
Mar 5 Shrewsbury Town Home 3-2 Bridges(2), Graham
Mar 26 Hull City Home 2-2 Graham, Tambling
Mar 31 Hull City Away 3-1 Graham, Tambling(2)
Apr 23 Sheffield Wednesday Neutral 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 155,915 57,847 46,924 51,972
Away 99,425 54,097 45,328 49,712
Neutral 61,321 61,321 61,321 61,321
Total 316,661 61,321 45,328 52,777

Fairs Cup

Semi-Final (Playoff)

Matches

Sep 22 A.S. Roma Home 4-1 Graham, Venables(3)
Oct 6 A.S. Roma Away 0-0
Nov 17 Wiener Away 0-1
Dec 1 Wiener Home 2-0 Murray, Osgood
Feb 9 A.C. Milan Away 1-2 Graham
Feb 16 A.C. Milan Home 2-1 Graham, Osgood
Mar 2 A.C. Milan Away 1-1 Bridges
Mar 15 TSV Munich 1860 Away 2-2 Tambling(2)
Mar 29 TSV Munich 1860 Home 1-0 Osgood
Apr 27 Barcelona Away 0-2
May 11 Barcelona Home 2-0 O.G.(2)
May 25 Barcelona Away 0-5

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 202,845 59,541 28,254 40,569
Away 216,411 70,000 4,000 30,916
Total 419,256 70,000 4,000 34,938

Transfers/Loans

18th May 1965 Ian Watson from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 10,000

July 1965 Tommy Hughes from Clydebank Juniors to Chelsea

September 1965 John Mortimore from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 8,000

September 1965 Frank Upton released

29th October 1965 Jim McCalliog from Chelsea to Sheffield Wednesday 37,500

29th November 1965 Tommy Robson from Northampton to Chelsea 30,000

February 1966 Barry Lloyd signed professional forms

March 1966 Jim Barron from Chelsea to Oxford United

March 1966 Wiliiam Sinclair released

March 1966 Jimmy Smart released

11th March 1966 Joe Kirkup from West Ham to Chelsea 35,000

30th April 1966 Charlie Cooke from Dundee to Chelsea 72,000


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
JW Hollins 39 2 5 12 56 2
PP Bonetti 38 6 12 56
M Hinton 38 6 11 55
RE Harris 36 2 6 10 52 2
G Graham 33 17 6 3 11 3 50 23
P Osgood 31 1 7 5 1 11 3 47 1 11
TF Venables 34 8 6 8 3 48 11
E McCreadie 30 5 9 44
J Boyle 27 3 5 8 40 3
RV Tambling 26 16 6 5 10 2 42 23
BJ Bridges 27 2 9 6 2 7 1 40 2 12
AG Murray 22 4 2 1 3 1 26 4 3
J Kirkup 14 1 3 5 22 1
K Shellito 16 4 20
J Fascione 12 3 1 2 14 3 1
AR Young 13 3 16
P Houseman 10 2 12
TH Robson 6 1 6 1
J McCalliog 4 4
J Dunn 3 3
C Cooke 2 2
AJ Harris 2 2
J Thomson 2 2
J Barron 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 Graham 4 4
RE Harris 2 1 3
J Boyle 1 1 1 3
E McCreadie 1 1 1 1
J Fascione 1 1
RV Tambling 1 1
BJ Bridges 1 1
M Hinton 1 1
Total 8 1 5 2 14 2