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Summary of Season 1975-76

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Sunderland 42 19 2 0 48 10 5 6 10 19 26 56
Bristol City 42 11 7 3 34 14 8 8 5 25 21 53
West Bromwich Albion 42 10 9 2 29 12 10 4 7 21 21 53
Bolton Wanderers 42 12 5 4 36 14 8 7 6 28 24 52
Notts County 42 11 6 4 33 13 8 5 8 27 28 49
Southampton 42 18 2 1 49 16 3 5 13 17 34 49
Luton Town 42 13 6 2 38 15 6 4 11 23 36 48
Nottingham Forest 42 13 1 7 34 18 4 11 6 21 22 46
Charlton Athletic 42 11 5 5 40 34 4 7 10 21 38 42
Blackpool 42 9 9 3 26 22 5 5 11 14 27 42
Chelsea 42 7 9 5 25 20 5 7 9 28 34 40
Fulham 42 9 8 4 27 14 4 6 11 18 33 40
Orient 42 10 6 5 21 12 3 8 10 16 27 40
Hull City 42 9 5 7 29 23 5 6 10 16 26 39
Blackburn Rovers 42 8 6 7 27 22 4 8 9 18 28 38
Plymouth Argyle 42 13 4 4 36 20 0 8 13 12 34 38
Oldham Athletic 42 11 8 2 37 24 2 4 15 20 44 38
Bristol Rovers 42 7 9 5 20 15 4 7 10 18 35 38
Carlisle United 42 9 8 4 29 22 3 5 13 16 37 37
Oxford United 42 7 7 7 23 25 4 4 13 16 34 33
York City 42 8 3 10 28 34 2 5 14 11 37 28
Portsmouth 42 4 6 11 15 23 5 1 15 17 38 25

Matches

Aug 16 Sunderland Away 1-2 Garner
Aug 20 West Bromwich Albion Away 0-0
Aug 23 Carlisle United Home 3-1 Bason, Maybank(2)
Aug 27 Oxford United Home 3-1 Wilkins(2), Swain
Aug 30 Luton Town Away 0-3
Sep 6 Nottingham Forest Home 0-0
Sep 13 Oldham Athletic Away 1-2 Wilkins
Sep 20 Bristol City Home 1-1 Garner
Sep 23 Portsmouth Away 1-1 Garner
Sep 27 Fulham Away 0-2
Oct 4 York City Home 0-0
Oct 11 Southampton Away 1-4 Wilkins
Oct 18 Blackpool Home 2-0 Wilkins(P), Langley
Oct 25 Blackburn Rovers Away 1-1 Hutchinson
Nov 1 Plymouth Argyle Home 2-2 Britton, Wilkins
Nov 8 Hull City Away 2-1 Britton, Hutchinson
Nov 15 Notts County Home 2-0 Wilkins(P), Garner
Nov 22 Blackpool Away 2-0 Droy, Maybank
Nov 29 Bristol Rovers Away 2-1 Maybank, Hutchinson
Dec 6 Bolton Wanderers Home 0-1
Dec 13 Carlisle United Away 1-2 Wilkins
Dec 20 Sunderland Home 1-0 Britton
Dec 26 Orient Away 1-3 Maybank
Dec 27 Charlton Athletic Home 2-3 Britton, Swain
Jan 10 Oldham Athletic Home 0-3
Jan 17 Nottingham Forest Away 3-1 Wilkins, Hutchinson, Garner
Jan 31 West Bromwich Albion Home 1-2 Britton
Feb 7 Oxford United Away 1-1 Garner
Feb 18 Hull City Home 0-0
Feb 21 Notts County Away 2-3 Stanley, Finnieston
Feb 25 Portsmouth Home 2-0 Locke, Cooke
Feb 28 Blackburn Rovers Home 3-1 Wilkins(2), Finnieston
Mar 6 Plymouth Argyle Away 3-0 Stanley, Britton, Swain
Mar 13 Southampton Home 1-1 Finnieston
Mar 20 Bristol Rovers Home 0-0
Mar 27 Bolton Wanderers Away 1-2 Britton
Apr 6 Fulham Home 0-0
Apr 10 Bristol City Away 2-2 Stanley, Swain
Apr 16 Luton Town Home 2-2 Hay, Finnieston
Apr 17 Orient Home 0-2
Apr 19 Charlton Athletic Away 1-1 O.G.
Apr 24 York City Away 2-2 Britton(P), Finnieston

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 396,814 29,011 10,254 18,896
Away 340,365 28,689 4,914 16,208
Total 737,179 29,011 4,914 17,552

F.A. Cup

Round 5

Matches

Jan 1 Bristol Rovers Home 1-1 Garner
Jan 3 Bristol Rovers Away 1-0 Swain
Jan 24 York City Away 2-0 Hutchinson, Garner
Feb 14 Crystal Palace Home 2-3 Wicks, Wilkins

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 89,633 54,407 35,226 44,816
Away 23,530 13,939 9,591 11,765
Total 113,163 54,407 9,591 28,291

League Cup

Round 2

Matches

Sep 10 Crewe Alexandra Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 6,723 6,723 6,723 6,723
Total 6,723 6,723 6,723 6,723

Transfers/Loans

May 1975 Peter Houseman from Chelsea to Oxford United 30,000

May 1975 Steve Sherwood from Brentford to Chelsea Loan ended

Summer 1975 Tommy Baldwin from Chelsea to Gravesend & Northfleet Free

23rd June 1975 John Hollins from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 85,000

24th July 1975 Steve Kember from Chelsea to Leicester 80,000

November 1975 Trevor Aylott signed professional forms

December 1975 Lee Frost signed professional forms

January 1976 David Stride signed professional forms

March 1976 John Sissons from Chelsea to Cape Town City Free


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
RC Wilkins 42 11 4 1 1 47 12
I Britton 40 8 4 1 45 8
RE Harris 38 2 4 1 43 2
D Hay 27 1 1 2 1 1 30 2 1
GE Stanley 29 3 2 1 32 3
PP Bonetti 27 4 31
W Garner 21 4 6 3 1 2 1 25 5 8
K Swain 24 1 4 3 1 1 28 1 5
M Droy 25 1 3 1 29 1
GR Locke 23 1 4 27 1
E Maybank 22 5 4 26 5
J Dempsey 24 1 25
SJ Wicks 18 1 4 1 22 1 1
C Cooke 16 1 1 2 1 18 2 1
I Hutchinson 18 4 1 1 19 5
GG Wilkins 13 13
S Sherwood 12 1 13
S Finnieston 12 5 12 5
TW Langley 4 6 1 4 6 1
JP Sparrow 8 1 1 9 1
B Bason 8 1 1 1 8 2 1
R Lewington 8 1 8 1
JT Phillips 3 3
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
W Garner 3 2 3 2
M Droy 4 1 5
D Hay 4 4
RE Harris 4 4
GE Stanley 3 3
I Britton 3 3
I Hutchinson 2 2
SJ Wicks 2 2
GG Wilkins 2 2
B Bason 1 1
RC Wilkins 1 1
C Cooke 1 1
Total 30 2 1 31 2