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Summary of Season 1967-68

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Manchester City 42 17 2 2 52 16 9 4 8 34 27 58
Manchester United 42 15 2 4 49 21 9 6 6 40 34 56
Liverpool 42 17 2 2 51 17 5 9 7 20 23 55
Leeds United 42 17 3 1 49 14 5 6 10 22 27 53
Everton 42 18 1 2 43 13 5 5 11 24 27 52
Chelsea 42 11 7 3 34 25 7 5 9 28 43 48
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 7 3 44 20 8 2 11 26 39 47
West Bromwich Albion 42 12 4 5 45 25 5 8 8 30 37 46
Arsenal 42 12 6 3 37 23 5 4 12 23 33 44
Newcastle United 42 12 7 2 38 20 1 8 12 16 47 41
Nottingham Forest 42 11 6 4 34 22 3 5 13 18 42 39
West Ham United 42 8 5 8 43 30 6 5 10 30 39 38
Leicester City 42 7 7 7 37 34 6 5 10 27 35 38
Burnley 42 12 7 2 38 16 2 3 16 26 55 38
Sunderland 42 8 7 6 28 28 5 4 12 23 33 37
Southampton 42 9 8 4 37 31 4 3 14 29 52 37
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 4 7 45 36 4 4 13 21 39 36
Stoke City 42 10 3 8 30 29 4 4 13 20 44 35
Sheffield Wednesday 42 6 10 5 32 24 5 2 14 19 39 34
Coventry City 42 8 5 8 32 32 1 10 10 19 39 33
Sheffield United 42 7 4 10 25 31 4 6 11 24 39 32
Fulham 42 6 4 11 27 41 4 3 14 29 57 27

Matches

Aug 19 West Bromwich Albion Away 1-0 Tambling
Aug 23 Newcastle United Home 1-1 Baldwin
Aug 26 Fulham Home 1-1 Baldwin
Aug 30 Newcastle United Away 1-5 Tambling(P)
Sep 2 Southampton Home 2-6 Osgood(2)
Sep 6 Sheffield United Home 4-2 Tambling(2), Houseman, O.G.
Sep 9 Liverpool Away 1-3 Houseman
Sep 16 Stoke City Home 2-2 Tambling(P), Osgood
Sep 23 Nottingham Forest Away 0-3
Sep 30 Coventry City Home 1-1 Boyle
Oct 7 Leeds United Away 0-7
Oct 14 Everton Home 1-1 Baldwin
Oct 25 Leicester City Away 2-2 Boyle, O.G.
Oct 28 West Ham United Home 1-3 Osgood
Nov 4 Burnley Away 1-1 Osgood
Nov 11 Sheffield Wednesday Home 3-0 Hollins, Boyle, Osgood
Nov 18 Tottenham Hotspur Away 0-2
Nov 25 Manchester United Home 1-1 Baldwin
Dec 2 Sunderland Away 3-2 Birchenall, Cooke, Baldwin
Dec 16 West Bromwich Albion Home 0-3
Dec 23 Fulham Away 2-2 Cooke, Baldwin
Dec 26 Arsenal Home 2-1 Birchenall(2)
Dec 30 Arsenal Away 1-1 Osgood(P)
Jan 6 Southampton Away 5-3 Cooke, Baldwin, Tambling, Boyle, Osgood
Jan 20 Stoke City Away 1-0 Birchenall
Feb 3 Nottingham Forest Home 1-0 Osgood
Feb 10 Coventry City Away 1-2 Tambling
Feb 12 Liverpool Home 3-1 Baldwin, Tambling(2)
Mar 2 Manchester United Away 3-1 Tambling, Baldwin, Osgood
Mar 16 Leicester City Home 4-1 Baldwin, Osgood(P), Tambling(2)
Mar 20 Leeds United Home 0-0
Mar 23 West Ham United Away 1-0 Osgood
Apr 6 Sheffield Wednesday Away 2-2 Hollins, Baldwin
Apr 12 Manchester City Away 0-1
Apr 13 Tottenham Hotspur Home 2-0 Houseman, Baldwin
Apr 16 Manchester City Home 1-0 Birchenall
Apr 20 Everton Away 1-2 Osgood(P)
Apr 22 Burnley Home 2-1 Baldwin(2)
Apr 27 Sunderland Home 1-0 Osgood
Apr 29 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 1-0 Osgood
May 4 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-3
May 11 Sheffield United Away 2-1 Osgood, Baldwin

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 750,469 54,712 22,742 35,737
Away 769,919 62,471 17,651 36,663
Total 1,520,388 62,471 17,651 36,200

F.A. Cup

Round 6

Matches

Jan 27 Ipswich Town Home 3-0 Birchenall(2), Tambling
Feb 17 Norwich City Home 1-0 Cooke
Mar 9 Sheffield Wednesday Away 2-2 Baldwin, Tambling
Mar 12 Sheffield Wednesday Home 2-0 Tambling, Osgood
Mar 30 Birmingham City Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 155,986 57,987 42,986 51,995
Away 101,686 52,500 49,186 50,843
Total 257,672 57,987 42,986 51,534

League Cup

Round 2

Matches

Sep 13 Middlesbrough Away 1-2 Cooke

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 30,425 30,425 30,425 30,425
Total 30,425 30,425 30,425 30,425

Transfers/Loans

30th June 1967 Colin Waldron from Bury to Chelsea 25,000

30th June 1967 Tony Hateley from Chelsea to Liverpool 95,000

17th July 1967 Allan Harris from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 30,000

19th August 1967 Paul McMillan from Lennox Castle to Chelsea

26th August 1967 Stewart Houston from Port Glasgow Rangers

22nd September 1967 Geoff Butler from Middlesbrough to Chelsea 57,000

24th October 1967 Colin Waldron from Chelsea to Burnley 30,000

29th November 1967 Alan Birchenall from Sheffield United to Chelsea 100,000

January 1968 Ian Hamilton signed professional forms

11th January 1968 Geoff Butler from Chelsea to Sunderland 65,000

February 1968 Joe Kirkup from Chelsea to Southampton

February 1968 David Webb from Southampton To Chelsea 40,000

February 1968 Paul McMillan retired


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 Osgood 42 16 5 1 1 48 17
C Cooke 41 3 5 1 1 1 47 5
RE Harris 40 5 1 46
PP Bonetti 40 5 1 46
T Baldwin 39 15 4 1 1 44 16
E McCreadie 36 5 1 42
JW Hollins 36 2 5 1 42 2
J Boyle 31 1 4 4 35 1 4
M Hinton 32 1 2 1 34 2
RV Tambling 24 12 5 3 1 30 15
A Birchenall 21 5 5 2 26 7
P Houseman 19 1 3 2 1 22 1 3
J Thomson 10 2 2 1 1 13 3
J Kirkup 10 3 1 1 11 4
D Webb 13 13
C Waldron 9 1 10
G Butler 8 1 8 1
J Fascione 6 2 6 2
T Hughes 2 2
SM Houston 1 1
PA McMillan 1 1
BD Lloyd 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
C Cooke 2 1 3
RE Harris 3 3
D Webb 2 2
J Fascione 1 1
J Boyle 1 1
P Osgood 1 1
C Waldron 1 1
M Hinton 1 1
Total 12 1 13