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Summary of Season 1969-70

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Everton 42 17 3 1 46 19 12 5 4 26 15 66
Leeds United 42 15 4 2 50 19 6 11 4 34 30 57
Chelsea 42 13 7 1 36 18 8 6 7 34 32 55
Derby County 42 15 3 3 45 14 7 6 8 19 23 53
Liverpool 42 10 7 4 34 20 10 4 7 31 22 51
Coventry City 42 9 6 6 35 28 10 5 6 23 20 49
Newcastle United 42 14 2 5 42 16 3 11 7 15 19 47
Manchester United 42 8 9 4 37 27 6 8 7 29 34 45
Stoke City 42 10 7 4 31 23 5 8 8 25 29 45
Manchester City 42 8 6 7 25 22 8 5 8 30 26 43
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 2 8 27 21 6 7 8 27 34 43
Arsenal 42 7 10 4 29 23 5 8 8 22 26 42
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 8 5 30 23 4 8 9 25 34 40
Burnley 42 7 7 7 33 29 5 8 8 23 32 39
Nottingham Forest 42 8 9 4 28 28 2 9 10 22 43 38
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 6 5 39 25 4 3 14 19 41 37
West Ham United 42 8 8 5 28 21 4 4 13 23 39 36
Ipswich Town 42 9 5 7 23 20 1 6 14 17 43 31
Southampton 42 3 12 6 24 27 3 5 13 22 40 29
Crystal Palace 42 5 6 10 20 36 1 9 11 14 32 27
Sunderland 42 4 11 6 17 24 2 3 16 13 44 26
Sheffield Wednesday 42 6 5 10 23 27 2 4 15 17 44 25

Matches

Aug 9 Liverpool Away 1-4 Hutchinson
Aug 11 West Ham United Away 0-2
Aug 16 Ipswich Town Home 1-0 Hutchinson
Aug 20 West Ham United Home 0-0
Aug 23 Southampton Away 2-2 Osgood(2)
Aug 27 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-1 Webb
Aug 30 Crystal Palace Home 1-1 Osgood
Sep 6 Manchester City Away 0-0
Sep 13 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-2 Dempsey, Osgood
Sep 17 Burnley Home 2-0 Birchenall, Houseman
Sep 20 Leeds United Away 0-2
Sep 27 Arsenal Home 3-0 Baldwin, Birchenall(2)
Oct 4 Sunderland Away 0-0
Oct 11 Derby County Home 2-2 Hollins, Houseman
Oct 18 West Bromwich Albion Home 2-0 Cooke, Osgood
Oct 25 Newcastle United Away 1-0 Osgood
Nov 1 Coventry City Home 1-0 Cooke
Nov 8 Sheffield Wednesday Away 3-1 Osgood, Hutchinson(2)
Nov 15 Everton Home 1-1 Osgood
Nov 18 Ipswich Town Away 4-1 Hollins, Osgood(2), Hutchinson
Nov 22 Nottingham Forest Away 1-1 Cooke
Dec 6 Manchester United Away 2-0 Hutchinson(2)
Dec 13 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-3
Dec 20 Manchester City Home 3-1 Webb(2), Hutchinson
Dec 26 Southampton Home 3-1 Hollins, Hutchinson(2)
Dec 27 Crystal Palace Away 5-1 Osgood(4), Houseman
Jan 10 Leeds United Home 2-5 Hollins, Osgood
Jan 17 Arsenal Away 3-0 Hollins, Baldwin, Hutchinson
Jan 31 Sunderland Home 3-1 Osgood(3)
Feb 11 Derby County Away 2-2 Hudson, Osgood
Feb 25 Newcastle United Home 0-0
Feb 28 Coventry City Away 3-0 Webb, Hudson, Baldwin
Mar 7 Nottingham Forest Home 1-1 Baldwin
Mar 17 Stoke City Home 1-0 Cooke
Mar 21 Manchester United Home 2-1 Hutchinson(2)
Mar 25 Sheffield Wednesday Home 3-1 Hudson, Osgood(P), Hutchinson
Mar 28 Everton Away 2-5 Dempsey, Osgood
Mar 30 West Bromwich Albion Away 1-3 Hutchinson
Apr 4 Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-0 Baldwin
Apr 13 Stoke City Away 2-1 Hutchinson, O.G.
Apr 15 Burnley Away 1-3 Hollins
Apr 18 Liverpool Home 2-1 Osgood(2)(1P)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 847,173 61,479 24,904 40,342
Away 730,216 57,828 12,030 34,772
Total 1,577,389 61,479 12,030 37,557

F.A. Cup

Winners

Matches

Jan 3 Birmingham City Home 3-0 Osgood, Hutchinson(2)
Jan 24 Burnley Home 2-2 Hollins, Osgood
Jan 27 Burnley Away 3-1 Baldwin, Houseman(2)
Feb 7 Crystal Palace Away 4-1 Dempsey, Osgood, Hutchinson, Houseman
Feb 21 Queens Park Rangers Away 4-2 Webb, Osgood(3)
Mar 14 Watford Neutral 5-1 Webb, Osgood, Hutchinson, Houseman(2)
Apr 11 Leeds United Neutral 2-2 Houseman, Hutchinson
Apr 29 Leeds United Neutral 2-1 Webb, Osgood

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 87,370 45,088 42,282 43,685
Away 114,051 48,479 32,000 38,017
Neutral 217,287 100,000 55,209 72,429
Total 418,708 100,000 32,000 52,338

League Cup

Round 4

Matches

Sep 2 Coventry City Away 1-0 Hutchinson
Sep 24 Leeds United Away 1-1 Birchenall
Oct 6 Leeds United Home 2-0 Birchenall, Cooke
Oct 15 Carlisle United Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 38,485 38,485 38,485 38,485
Away 65,236 24,790 18,513 21,745
Total 103,721 38,485 18,513 25,930

Transfers/Loans

Summer 1969 Joe Fascione from Chelsea to Durham City

24th October 1969 Paddy Mulligan from Shamrock Rovers to Chelsea 17,500

January 1970 Bobby Tambling from Chelsea to Crystal Palace Loan

February 1970 Bobby Tambling from Crystal Palace to Chelsea Loan ended

7th April 1970 Peter Feely from Enfield to Chelsea


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 Houseman 42 3 8 6 4 54 9
JW Hollins 42 6 8 1 4 54 7
J Dempsey 37 2 8 1 3 48 3
P Osgood 36 2 23 7 8 3 46 2 31
PP Bonetti 36 8 4 48
D Webb 35 4 8 3 3 46 7
C Cooke 35 4 6 2 1 1 43 1 5
RE Harris 30 8 3 41
E McCreadie 29 1 8 2 39 1
AA Hudson 29 3 6 2 37 3
I Hutchinson 26 1 16 8 5 1 1 35 1 22
M Hinton 28 2 4 32 2
T Baldwin 17 2 5 5 1 1 23 2 6
A Birchenall 14 1 3 4 2 18 1 5
J Boyle 6 1 3 9 1
P Mulligan 6 2 6 2
RV Tambling 5 2 5 2
SM Houston 3 3 1 4 3
T Hughes 6 6
Own Goal 1 1

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
P Osgood 3 1 4
E McCreadie 1 1 2
RE Harris 1 1 2
J Boyle 1 1
I Hutchinson 1 1
A Birchenall 1 1
P Houseman 1 1
JW Hollins 1 1
Total 8 4 1 13