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Summary of Season 1983-84

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Chelsea 42 15 4 2 55 17 10 9 2 35 23 88
Sheffield Wednesday 42 16 4 1 47 16 10 6 5 25 18 88
Newcastle United 42 16 2 3 51 18 8 6 7 34 35 80
Manchester City 42 13 3 5 43 21 7 7 7 23 27 70
Grimsby Town 42 13 6 2 36 15 6 7 8 24 32 70
Blackburn Rovers 42 9 11 1 35 19 8 5 8 22 27 67
Carlisle United 42 10 9 2 29 13 6 7 8 19 28 64
Shrewsbury Town 42 13 5 3 34 18 4 5 12 15 35 61
Brighton & Hove Albion 42 11 6 4 42 17 6 3 12 27 43 60
Leeds United 42 13 4 4 33 16 3 8 10 22 40 60
Fulham 42 9 6 6 35 24 6 6 9 25 29 57
Huddersfield Town 42 8 6 7 27 20 6 9 6 29 29 57
Charlton Athletic 42 13 4 4 40 26 3 5 13 13 38 57
Barnsley 42 9 6 6 33 23 6 1 14 24 30 52
Cardiff City 42 11 3 7 32 27 4 3 14 21 39 51
Portsmouth 42 8 3 10 46 32 6 4 11 27 32 49
Middlesbrough 42 9 8 4 26 18 3 5 13 15 29 49
Crystal Palace 42 8 5 8 18 18 4 6 11 24 34 47
Oldham Athletic 42 10 6 5 33 27 3 2 16 14 46 47
Derby County 42 9 5 7 26 26 2 4 15 10 46 42
Swansea City 42 7 4 10 20 28 0 4 17 16 57 29
Cambridge United 42 4 7 10 20 33 0 5 16 8 44 24

Promoted to Division 1

Matches

Aug 27 Derby County Home 5-0 Hutchings, Walker, Spackman, Dixon(2)
Sep 3 Brighton & Hove Albion Away 2-1 Dixon(2)(1P)
Sep 7 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-0
Sep 10 Cambridge United Home 2-1 Bumstead, Walker
Sep 17 Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-2 Walker
Sep 24 Middlesbrough Home 0-0
Oct 1 Huddersfield Town Away 3-2 Canoville, Dixon(2)
Oct 8 Fulham Away 5-3 Jones, Nevin, Dixon(2), Lee
Oct 15 Cardiff City Home 2-0 Nevin, Lee
Oct 22 Carlisle United Away 0-0
Oct 29 Charlton Athletic Home 3-2 Dixon, Speedie(2)
Nov 5 Oldham Athletic Away 1-1 Bumstead
Nov 12 Newcastle United Home 4-0 Spackman, Speedie(2), Rhoades-Brown
Nov 15 Charlton Athletic Away 1-1 Nevin
Nov 19 Crystal Palace Home 2-2 Hollins, Speedie
Nov 22 Swansea City Away 3-1 Bumstead, Nevin, Dixon
Nov 26 Leeds United Away 1-1 Dixon
Dec 3 Manchester City Home 0-1
Dec 6 Swansea City Home 6-1 Bumstead, Nevin, Dixon, Canoville(3)
Dec 10 Barnsley Away 0-0
Dec 17 Grimsby Town Home 2-3 Bumstead, Dixon(P)
Dec 26 Shrewsbury Town Away 4-2 Bumstead(2), Dixon(P), Speedie
Dec 27 Portsmouth Home 2-2 Dixon, Canoville
Dec 31 Brighton & Hove Albion Home 1-0 Speedie
Jan 2 Middlesbrough Away 1-2 McAndrew
Jan 14 Derby County Away 2-1 McAndrew(P), O.G.
Jan 21 Sheffield Wednesday Home 3-2 Nevin, Thomas(2)
Feb 4 Huddersfield Town Home 3-1 Dixon(2), Speedie
Feb 11 Cambridge United Away 1-0 McAndrew
Feb 25 Carlisle United Home 0-0
Mar 3 Oldham Athletic Home 3-0 McAndrew(P), Dixon, Speedie
Mar 10 Newcastle United Away 1-1 Speedie
Mar 16 Blackburn Rovers Home 2-1 Nevin, Speedie
Mar 31 Cardiff City Away 3-3 Lee, Spackman(P), Dixon
Apr 7 Fulham Home 4-0 Nevin, Dixon(2), Speedie
Apr 14 Crystal Palace Away 1-0 Nevin
Apr 21 Shrewsbury Town Home 3-0 Nevin, Dixon(2)
Apr 24 Portsmouth Away 2-2 Nevin(P), Thomas
Apr 28 Leeds United Home 5-0 Dixon(3), Thomas, Canoville
May 4 Manchester City Away 2-0 Nevin, Dixon
May 7 Barnsley Home 3-1 Nevin(2), Speedie
May 12 Grimsby Town Away 1-0 Dixon

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 442,637 35,147 12,389 21,078
Away 320,328 36,506 5,807 15,254
Total 762,965 36,506 5,807 18,166

F.A. Cup

Round 3

Matches

Jan 7 Blackburn Rovers Away 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 10,944 10,944 10,944 10,944
Total 10,944 10,944 10,944 10,944

Milk Cup

Round 3

Matches

Aug 30 Gillingham Away 2-1 Walker, Dixon
Sep 13 Gillingham Home 4-0 Dixon(4)
Oct 5 Leicester City Away 2-0 Canoville, Dixon
Oct 25 Leicester City Home 0-2
Nov 9 West Bromwich Albion Home 0-1

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 48,282 22,932 9,704 16,094
Away 16,458 8,633 7,825 8,229
Total 64,740 22,932 7,825 12,948

Transfers/Loans

May 1983 Eddie Niedzwiecki from Wrexham to Chelsea 45,000

May 1983 Bryan Robson from Carlisle to Chelsea Loan ended

25th May 1983 Pat Nevin from Clyde to Chelsea 95,000

26th May 1983 Joe McLaughlin from Morton to Chelsea 95,000

Summer 1983 Alan Mayes from Chelsea to Swindon Free

Summer 1983 Bryan Robson from Chelsea to Sunderland

Summer 1983 Kevin Hales to from Chelsea to Orient

Summer 1983 Bob Iles from Chelsea to Wealdstone

Summer 1983 Gary Chivers from Chelsea to Swansea City

Summer 1983 Paul Williams released

June 1983 John Hollins from Arsenal to Chelsea Free

20th June 1983 Nigel Spackman from Bournemouth to Chelsea 40,000

August 1983 Alan Hudson from Seattle Sounders to Chelsea 23,000

3rd August 1983 Phil Driver from Chelsea to Wimbledon

4th August 1983 Kerry Dixon from Reading to Chelsea 175,000

16th August 1983 Keith Jones signed professional forms

17th August 1983 Mike Fillery from Chelsea to Queens Park Rangers 200,000

September 1983 Derek Johnstone from Rangers to Chelsea 25,000

October 1983 Keith Dublin signed professional forms

24th October 1983 Derek Johnstone from Chelsea to Dundee United Loan

November 1983 Duncan Shearer from Clachnacuddin to Chelsea

21st November 1983 Chris Hutchings from Chelsea to Brighton 50,000

24th November 1983 Derek Johnstone from Dundee United to Chelsea Loan ended

December 1983 Bob Isaac from Youth to Chelsea

January 1984 Alan Hudson from Chelsea to Stoke

January 1984 Mickey Thomas from Stoke to Chelsea 75,000

January 1984 Peter Rhoades-Brown from Chelsea to Oxford United 85,000

February 1984 Terry Howard from Youth 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
KM Dixon 42 28 1 5 6 48 34
C Pates 42 1 5 48
E Niedzwiecki 42 1 5 48
J McLaughlin 41 1 5 47
NJ Spackman 40 3 1 5 46 3
P Nevin 38 14 1 3 1 42 1 14
DR Speedie 32 5 13 1 2 1 35 6 13
JP Jones 34 1 1 4 39 1
C Lee 25 8 3 4 1 29 9 3
J Bumstead 30 1 7 4 34 1 7
JW Hollins 29 1 1 5 35 1
P Canoville 17 3 6 1 4 1 22 3 7
MR Thomas 17 4 17 4
A McAndrew 13 4 1 14 4
C Walker 6 3 2 1 8 4
P Rhoades-Brown 6 1 1 7 1
C Hutchings 4 1 1 5 1
D Jasper 3 3
D Johnstone 2 2
K Dublin 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
JP Jones 3 3
MR Thomas 1 1
DR Speedie 1 1
P Canoville 1 1
Total 6 6