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Summary of Season 1974-75

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Derby County 42 14 4 3 41 18 7 7 7 26 31 53
Liverpool 42 14 5 2 44 17 6 6 9 16 22 51
Ipswich Town 42 17 2 2 47 14 6 3 12 19 30 51
Everton 42 10 9 2 33 19 6 9 6 23 23 50
Stoke City 42 12 7 2 40 18 5 8 8 24 30 49
Sheffield United 42 12 7 2 35 20 6 6 9 23 31 49
Middlesbrough 42 11 7 3 33 14 7 5 9 21 26 48
Manchester City 42 16 3 2 40 15 2 7 12 14 39 46
Leeds United 42 10 8 3 34 20 6 5 10 23 29 45
Burnley 42 11 6 4 40 29 6 5 10 28 38 45
Queens Park Rangers 42 10 4 7 25 17 6 6 9 29 37 42
Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 12 5 4 43 21 2 6 13 14 33 39
West Ham United 42 10 6 5 38 22 3 7 11 20 37 39
Coventry City 42 8 9 4 31 27 4 6 11 20 35 39
Newcastle United 42 12 4 5 39 23 3 5 13 20 49 39
Arsenal 42 10 6 5 31 16 3 5 13 16 33 37
Birmingham City 42 10 4 7 34 28 4 5 12 19 33 37
Leicester City 42 8 7 6 25 17 4 5 12 21 43 36
Tottenham Hotspur 42 8 4 9 29 27 5 4 12 23 36 34
Luton Town 42 8 6 7 27 26 3 5 13 20 39 33
Chelsea 42 4 9 8 22 31 5 6 10 20 41 33
Carlisle United 42 8 2 11 22 21 4 3 14 21 38 29

Relegated to Division 2

Matches

Aug 17 Carlisle United Home 0-2
Aug 21 Burnley Home 3-3 Houseman, Cooke, Garner
Aug 24 Coventry City Away 3-1 Locke, Cooke, Garner
Aug 27 Burnley Away 2-1 Garner, Hutchinson
Aug 31 Liverpool Home 0-3
Sep 7 Middlesbrough Away 1-1 Hutchinson
Sep 14 Arsenal Home 0-0
Sep 21 Ipswich Town Away 0-2
Sep 25 Derby County Away 1-4 Hutchinson
Sep 28 Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 0-1
Oct 5 Manchester City Away 1-1 Hutchinson
Oct 12 Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-0 Hollins(P)
Oct 19 Everton Away 1-1 Cooke
Oct 26 Stoke City Home 3-3 Droy, Garland, Hutchinson
Nov 2 Birmingham City Away 0-2
Nov 9 Leicester City Home 0-0
Nov 13 Coventry City Home 3-3 Garner, Garland, Cooke
Nov 16 Newcastle United Away 0-5
Nov 30 Leeds United Away 0-2
Dec 7 Luton Town Home 2-0 Kember, Hutchinson
Dec 14 Carlisle United Away 2-1 Hollins(2)
Dec 21 West Ham United Home 1-1 Hutchinson
Dec 26 Arsenal Away 2-1 Garland(2)
Dec 28 Queens Park Rangers Home 0-3
Jan 11 Luton Town Away 1-1 Kember
Jan 18 Leeds United Home 0-2
Feb 1 Leicester City Away 1-1 Kember
Feb 8 Birmingham City Home 2-1 Wilkins, Langley
Feb 15 Sheffield United Away 1-2 Garner
Feb 22 Newcastle United Home 3-2 Hollins(P), Finnieston, Cooke
Mar 1 Liverpool Away 2-2 Britton, Finnieston
Mar 8 Derby County Home 1-2 Hollins
Mar 15 Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-7 Garner
Mar 18 Queens Park Rangers Away 0-1
Mar 22 Middlesbrough Home 1-2 Sparrow
Mar 29 West Ham United Away 1-0 Droy
Mar 31 Ipswich Town Home 0-0
Apr 5 Stoke City Away 0-3
Apr 12 Manchester City Home 0-1
Apr 19 Tottenham Hotspur Away 0-2
Apr 23 Sheffield United Home 1-1 Maybank
Apr 26 Everton Home 1-1 Wilkins

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 574,976 39,461 11,048 27,380
Away 584,123 51,064 12,854 27,815
Total 1,159,099 51,064 11,048 27,598

F.A. Cup

Round 4

Matches

Jan 4 Sheffield Wednesday Home 3-2 Droy(2), Garland
Jan 25 Birmingham City Home 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 60,129 35,450 24,679 30,064
Total 60,129 35,450 24,679 30,064

League Cup

Round 3 (replay)

Matches

Sep 11 Newport County Home 4-2 Garland(3), Cooke
Oct 9 Stoke City Home 2-2 Hutchinson(2)
Oct 16 Stoke City Away 1-1 Britton
Oct 22 Stoke City Away 2-6 Hollins, Baldwin

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 33,276 19,954 13,322 16,638
Away 51,089 26,712 24,377 25,544
Total 84,365 26,712 13,322 21,091

Transfers/Loans

Summer 1974 Mike Brolly from Chelsea to Bristol City

Summer 1974 Tommy Ord from Chelsea to Rochester Lancers

May 1974 Steve Wicks signed professional forms

May 1974 Steve Sherwood from Brentford to Chelsea Loan ended

29th May 1974 David Webb from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 100,000

June 1974 Mike Brolly signed professional forms

June 1974 John Sparrow signed professional forms

6th July 1974 David Hay from Celtic to Chelsea 225,000

August 1974 Steve Sherwood from Chelsea to Brentford Loan

7th August 1974 John Sissons from Norwich to Chelsea 50,000

October 1974 Steve Finnieston from Chelsea to Cardiff City Loan

November 1974 Eddie McCreadie from Chelsea to Coach

November 1974 Tommy Baldwin from Chelsea to Millwall Loan

December 1974 Tommy Baldwin from Millwall to Chelsea Loan ended

December 1974 Steve Finnieston from Cardiff City to Chelsea Loan ended

January 1975 Tommy Baldwin from Chelsea to Manchester United Loan

March 1975 Tommy Baldwin from Manchester United to Chelsea Loan ended

12th March 1975 Chris Garland from Chelsea to Leicester 95,000

March 1975 Tommy Langley signed professional forms

March 1975 Clive Walker 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
RE Harris 42 2 4 48
GR Locke 41 1 2 4 47 1
C Cooke 38 1 5 1 4 1 43 1 6
JT Phillips 34 2 4 40
JW Hollins 34 5 2 4 1 40 6
D Hay 34 2 36
SD Kember 29 2 3 1 2 32 2 3
M Droy 26 2 2 2 4 32 4
P Houseman 20 4 1 1 4 25 4 1
I Hutchinson 21 1 7 1 4 2 26 1 9
CS Garland 20 2 4 2 1 3 3 25 2 8
RC Wilkins 20 1 2 2 1 22 2 2
W Garner 15 2 6 1 1 1 17 3 6
I Britton 14 1 1 2 1 16 1 2
J Dempsey 11 1 3 14 1
JL Sissons 10 1 1 1 12 1
JP Sparrow 12 1 12 1
M Hinton 10 10
S Finnieston 9 2 9 2
TW Langley 5 3 1 5 3 1
PP Bonetti 8 8
T Baldwin 4 1 1 4 1 1
E Maybank 3 1 3 1
GG Wilkins 1 1
SJ Wicks 1 1
Own Goal

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
RE Harris 5 1 6
W Garner 4 1 5
SD Kember 4 1 4 1
M Droy 5 5
J Dempsey 3 1 3 1
D Hay 4 4
CS Garland 3 1 4
JW Hollins 3 3
GR Locke 3 3
T Baldwin 1 1
P Houseman 1 1
JT Phillips 1 1
C Cooke 1 1
I Hutchinson 1 1
Total 38 2 4 42 2