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Summary of Season 1973-74

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Leeds United 42 12 8 1 38 18 12 6 3 28 13 62
Liverpool 42 18 2 1 34 11 4 11 6 18 20 57
Derby County 42 13 7 1 40 16 4 7 10 12 26 48
Ipswich Town 42 10 7 4 38 21 8 4 9 29 37 47
Stoke City 42 13 6 2 39 15 2 10 9 15 27 46
Burnley 42 10 9 2 29 16 6 5 10 27 37 46
Everton 42 12 7 2 29 14 4 5 12 21 34 44
Queens Park Rangers 42 8 10 3 30 17 5 7 9 26 35 43
Leicester City 42 10 7 4 35 17 3 9 9 16 24 42
Arsenal 42 9 7 5 23 16 5 7 9 26 35 42
Tottenham Hotspur 42 9 4 8 26 27 5 10 6 19 23 42
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 11 6 4 30 18 2 9 10 19 31 41
Sheffield United 42 7 7 7 25 22 7 5 9 19 27 40
Manchester City 42 10 7 4 25 17 4 5 12 14 29 40
Newcastle United 42 9 6 6 28 21 4 6 11 21 27 38
Coventry City 42 10 5 6 25 18 4 5 12 18 36 38
Chelsea 42 9 4 8 36 29 3 9 9 20 31 37
West Ham United 42 7 7 7 36 32 4 8 9 19 28 37
Birmingham City 42 10 7 4 30 21 2 6 13 22 43 37
Southampton 42 8 10 3 30 20 3 4 14 17 48 36
Manchester United 42 7 7 7 23 20 3 5 13 15 28 32
Norwich City 42 6 9 6 25 27 1 6 14 12 35 29

Matches

Aug 25 Derby County Away 0-1
Aug 28 Burnley Away 0-1
Sep 1 Sheffield United Home 1-2 Hollins(P)
Sep 5 Birmingham City Home 3-1 Hollins, Kember, Hutchinson
Sep 8 Liverpool Away 0-1
Sep 11 Birmingham City Away 4-2 Hudson, Osgood, Webb, Baldwin
Sep 15 Coventry City Home 1-0 Osgood
Sep 22 Manchester City Away 2-3 Baldwin(2)
Sep 29 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-2 Osgood, Garner
Oct 6 Queens Park Rangers Away 1-1 O.G.
Oct 13 Ipswich Town Home 2-3 Hollins, Baldwin
Oct 20 Newcastle United Away 0-2
Oct 26 Norwich City Home 3-0 Kember, Baldwin(2)
Nov 3 Manchester United Away 2-2 Osgood, Baldwin
Nov 10 Everton Home 3-1 Baldwin, Osgood(2)
Nov 17 Arsenal Away 0-0
Nov 24 Southampton Home 4-0 Kember(2), Britton, Garland
Dec 8 Leicester City Home 3-2 Hollins(2)(2P)(2P), Osgood
Dec 15 Leeds United Home 1-2 Osgood
Dec 22 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-2
Dec 26 West Ham United Home 2-4 Britton, Hudson
Dec 29 Liverpool Home 0-1
Jan 1 Sheffield United Away 2-1 Hollins, Kember
Jan 12 Coventry City Away 2-2 Harris, Garland
Jan 19 Derby County Home 1-1 Garner
Jan 27 Stoke City Away 0-1
Feb 2 Leeds United Away 1-1 Garner
Feb 9 Manchester City Home 1-0 Webb
Feb 23 Queens Park Rangers Home 3-3 Garner(2), Cooke
Feb 26 Ipswich Town Away 1-1 Garland
Mar 2 West Ham United Away 0-3
Mar 9 Norwich City Away 2-2 Kember, Houseman
Mar 13 Burnley Home 3-0 Kember, Houseman, Hutchinson
Mar 16 Newcastle United Home 1-0 Hutchinson
Mar 23 Everton Away 1-1 Garner
Mar 30 Manchester United Home 1-3 Garner
Apr 3 Tottenham Hotspur Away 2-1 Harris, Droy
Apr 6 Southampton Away 0-0
Apr 13 Arsenal Home 1-3 Swain
Apr 15 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-0
Apr 20 Leicester City Away 0-3
Apr 27 Stoke City Home 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 545,651 40,768 8,171 25,983
Away 641,074 48,036 19,866 30,527
Total 1,186,725 48,036 8,171 28,255

F.A. Cup

Round 3 (replay)

Matches

Jan 5 Queens Park Rangers Home 0-0
Jan 15 Queens Park Rangers Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 31,540 31,540 31,540 31,540
Away 28,573 28,573 28,573 28,573
Total 60,113 31,540 28,573 30,056

League Cup

Round 2

Matches

Oct 8 Stoke City Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 17,281 17,281 17,281 17,281
Total 17,281 17,281 17,281 17,281

Transfers/Loans

Summer 1973 Tony Potrac from Chelsea to Durban City

August 1973 Ken Swain from Wycombe Wanderers to Chelsea

October 1973 Ray Wilkins signed apprentice forms

October 1973 John Boyle from Chelsea to Brighton Loan

November 1973 Tommy Ord from Chelsea to Bristol City Loan

November 1973 Steve Sherwood from Chelsea to Millwall Loan

December 1973 Steve Sherwood from Millwall to Chelsea Loan ended

December 1973 John Boyle from Brighton to Chelsea Loan ended

December 1973 Tommy Ord from Bristol City to Chelsea Loan ended

18th December 1973 John Boyle from Chelsea to Orient

January 1974 Steve Sherwood from Chelsea to Brentford Loan

14th January 1974 Alan Hudson from Chelsea to Stoke 240,000

17th January 1974 Charlie Cooke from Crystal Palace to Chelsea 17,000

February 1974 Ray Lewington signed professional forms

February 1974 Teddy Maybank signed professional forms

13th March 1974 Peter Osgood from Chelsea to Southampton 275,000


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 42 6 2 1 45 6
D Webb 39 2 2 1 42 2
SD Kember 37 7 2 1 40 7
RE Harris 36 2 2 1 39 2
GR Locke 31 2 1 34
M Droy 29 1 1 2 1 32 1 1
CS Garland 26 3 1 1 28 3
P Houseman 25 2 1 26 2
JT Phillips 22 2 24
W Garner 23 7 23 7
T Baldwin 18 1 8 2 1 21 1 8
P Osgood 21 8 1 22 8
PP Bonetti 20 1 21
AA Hudson 19 2 1 20 2
I Britton 17 2 2 19 2
C Cooke 17 1 17 1
I Hutchinson 10 4 3 10 4 3
JP Sparrow 8 8
RC Wilkins 4 2 1 4 3
K Swain 4 3 1 4 3 1
E McCreadie 4 2 4 2
M Hinton 4 1 5
GG Wilkins 4 4
MJ Brolly 1 1 2
J Boyle 1 1
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 3
RE Harris 1 2 3
CS Garland 1 1 2
M Droy 1 1 2
GR Locke 2 2
SD Kember 2 2
D Webb 1 1 2
E McCreadie 1 1
AA Hudson 1 1
W Garner 1 1
JW Hollins 1 1
Total 15 5 20