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Summary of Season 1970-71

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Arsenal 42 18 3 0 41 6 11 4 6 30 23 65
Leeds United 42 16 2 3 40 12 11 8 2 32 18 64
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 5 5 33 19 8 9 4 21 14 52
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 13 3 5 33 22 9 5 7 31 32 52
Liverpool 42 11 10 0 30 10 6 7 8 12 14 51
Chelsea 42 12 6 3 34 21 6 9 6 18 21 51
Southampton 42 12 5 4 35 15 5 7 9 21 29 46
Manchester United 42 9 6 6 29 24 7 5 9 36 42 43
Derby County 42 9 5 7 32 26 7 5 9 24 28 42
Coventry City 42 12 4 5 24 12 4 6 11 13 26 42
Manchester City 42 7 9 5 30 22 5 8 8 17 20 41
Newcastle United 42 9 9 3 27 16 5 4 12 17 30 41
Stoke City 42 10 7 4 28 11 2 6 13 16 37 37
Everton 42 10 7 4 32 16 2 6 13 22 44 37
Huddersfield Town 42 7 8 6 19 16 4 6 11 21 33 36
Nottingham Forest 42 9 4 8 29 26 5 4 12 13 35 36
West Bromwich Albion 42 9 8 4 34 25 1 7 13 24 50 35
Crystal Palace 42 9 5 7 24 24 3 6 12 15 33 35
Ipswich Town 42 9 4 8 28 22 3 6 12 14 26 34
West Ham United 42 6 8 7 28 30 4 6 11 19 30 34
Burnley 42 4 8 9 20 31 3 5 13 9 32 27
Blackpool 42 3 9 9 22 31 1 6 14 12 35 23

Matches

Aug 15 Derby County Home 2-1 Hutchinson(2)
Aug 19 Manchester United Away 0-0
Aug 22 West Ham United Away 2-2 Weller(2)
Aug 26 Everton Home 2-2 Dempsey, Weller
Aug 29 Arsenal Home 2-1 Mulligan, Hollins
Sep 1 Burnley Away 0-0
Sep 5 Leeds United Away 0-1
Sep 12 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-2 Harris, Hutchinson
Sep 19 Coventry City Away 1-0 Hollins
Sep 26 Ipswich Town Home 2-1 Hudson, Osgood
Oct 3 Liverpool Away 0-1
Oct 10 Manchester City Home 1-1 Weller
Oct 17 Derby County Away 2-1 Weller(2)
Oct 24 Blackpool Away 4-3 Webb, Weller(2), O.G.
Oct 31 Southampton Home 2-2 Hollins, Webb
Nov 7 Huddersfield Town Away 1-0 Baldwin
Nov 14 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-2
Nov 21 Stoke City Home 2-1 Osgood, O.G.
Nov 28 West Bromwich Albion Away 2-2 Weller, Cooke
Dec 5 Newcastle United Home 1-0 Weller
Dec 12 Nottingham Forest Away 1-1 Weller
Dec 19 West Ham United Home 2-1 Osgood(2)
Jan 9 Manchester United Home 1-2 Hudson
Jan 13 Crystal Palace Away 0-0
Jan 16 Everton Away 0-3
Jan 30 West Bromwich Albion Home 4-1 Hollins(2)(1P), Hutchinson, Smethurst
Feb 6 Newcastle United Away 1-0 Hudson
Feb 13 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-1
Feb 17 Nottingham Forest Home 2-0 Hollins, O.G.
Feb 20 Stoke City Away 2-1 Smethurst, Hutchinson
Feb 27 Southampton Away 0-0
Mar 6 Blackpool Home 2-0 Webb, Baldwin
Mar 13 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-2 Weller
Mar 20 Huddersfield Town Home 0-0
Mar 27 Leeds United Home 3-1 Osgood, Houseman(2)
Apr 3 Arsenal Away 0-2
Apr 10 Crystal Palace Home 1-1 Webb
Apr 12 Liverpool Home 1-0 Smethurst
Apr 17 Manchester City Away 1-1 Weller
Apr 24 Coventry City Home 2-1 Smethurst, Feely
Apr 26 Burnley Home 0-1
May 1 Ipswich Town Away 0-0

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 830,469 61,277 14,356 39,546
Away 734,096 62,087 14,543 34,957
Total 1,564,565 62,087 14,356 37,252

F.A. Cup

Round 4

Matches

Jan 2 Crystal Palace Away 2-2 Baldwin, Osgood
Jan 6 Crystal Palace Home 2-0 Baldwin, Houseman
Jan 23 Manchester City Home 0-3

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 105,250 55,074 50,176 52,625
Away 42,123 42,123 42,123 42,123
Total 147,373 55,074 42,123 49,124

League Cup

Round 4

Matches

Sep 9 Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-1 Osgood
Sep 22 Sheffield Wednesday Home 2-1 Webb, Osgood(P)
Oct 7 Middlesbrough Home 3-2 Weller, Baldwin, Hutchinson
Oct 28 Manchester United Away 1-2 Hollins

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 55,243 28,597 26,646 27,622
Away 63,191 47,322 15,869 31,596
Total 118,434 47,322 15,869 29,608

European Cup Winners Cup

Winners

Matches

Sep 16 Aris Salonika Away 1-1 Hutchinson
Sep 30 Aris Salonika Home 5-1 Hollins(2), Hinton, Hutchinson(2)
Oct 21 CSKA Sofia Away 1-0 Baldwin
Nov 4 CSKA Sofia Home 1-0 Webb
Mar 10 RFC Brugeois Away 0-2
Mar 24 RFC Brugeois Home 4-0 Baldwin, Osgood(2), Houseman
Apr 14 Manchester City Home 1-0 Smethurst
Apr 28 Manchester City Away 1-0 O.G.
May 19 Real Madrid Neutral 1-1 Osgood
May 21 Real Madrid Neutral 2-1 Dempsey, Osgood

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 173,191 45,595 40,425 43,298
Away 161,663 50,000 23,000 40,416
Neutral 69,000 45,000 24,000 34,500
Total 403,854 50,000 23,000 40,385

F.A. Charity Shield

Matches

Aug 8 Everton Home 1-2 Hutchinson

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 43,547 43,547 43,547 43,547
Total 43,547 43,547 43,547 43,547

Transfers/Loans

5th May 1970 Keith Weller from Millwall to Chelsea 100,000

2nd June 1970 Bobby Tambling from Chelsea to Crystal Palace 40,000

2nd June 1970 Alan Birchenall from Chelsea to Crystal Palace 100,000

August 1970 John Phillips from Aston Villa to Chelsea 25,000

August 1970 Steve Sherwood from West Riding to Chelsea as amateur

August 1970 Tony Potrac signed professional forms

12th October 1970 Micky Droy from Slough Town to Chelsea

March 1971 Garry Stanley signed professional forms


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 40 6 3 4 1 8 2 1 56 9
RE Harris 38 1 3 4 9 1 55 1
P Houseman 36 1 2 3 1 4 8 1 1 52 1 4
K Weller 32 4 13 3 3 1 8 1 1 47 5 14
D Webb 34 4 3 4 1 10 1 1 52 6
AA Hudson 33 1 3 1 9 1 44 1 3
C Cooke 28 3 1 3 3 8 42 3 1
PP Bonetti 28 3 4 6 1 42
P Osgood 27 5 3 1 3 2 7 4 1 41 12
J Dempsey 29 2 1 1 2 7 1 38 3 2
J Boyle 19 1 3 1 5 2 28 3
T Baldwin 18 2 2 2 2 1 4 3 2 26 3 7
M Hinton 20 3 2 3 1 1 29 1
I Hutchinson 20 5 1 3 1 3 3 1 1 28 10
P Mulligan 16 1 1 3 5 1 1 25 2 1
JT Phillips 14 4 18
D Smethurst 12 4 1 3 1 1 16 1 5
E McCreadie 13 1 2 15 1
M Droy 3 1 1 4 1
P Feely 2 1 2 1
SM Houston 1 1
Own Goal 3 1 4

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
RE Harris 1 1 1 3
C Cooke 1 1 2
D Webb 1 1 2
E McCreadie 1 1
I Hutchinson 1 1
JW Hollins 1 1
J Dempsey 1 1
J Boyle 1 1
Total 10 1 4 1 15 1