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Summary of Season 1984-85

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Everton 42 16 3 2 58 17 12 3 6 30 26 90
Liverpool 42 12 4 5 36 19 10 7 4 32 16 77
Tottenham Hotspur 42 11 3 7 46 31 12 5 4 32 20 77
Manchester United 42 13 6 2 47 13 9 4 8 30 34 76
Southampton 42 13 4 4 29 18 6 7 8 27 29 68
Chelsea 42 13 3 5 38 20 5 9 7 25 28 66
Arsenal 42 14 5 2 37 14 5 4 12 24 35 66
Sheffield Wednesday 42 12 7 2 39 21 5 7 9 19 24 65
Nottingham Forest 42 13 4 4 35 18 6 3 12 21 30 64
Aston Villa 42 10 7 4 34 20 5 4 12 26 40 56
Watford 42 10 5 6 48 30 4 8 9 33 41 55
West Bromwich Albion 42 11 4 6 36 23 5 3 13 22 39 55
Luton Town 42 12 5 4 40 22 3 4 14 17 39 54
Newcastle United 42 11 4 6 33 26 2 9 10 22 44 52
Leicester City 42 10 4 7 39 25 5 2 14 26 48 51
West Ham United 42 7 8 6 27 23 6 4 11 24 45 51
Ipswich Town 42 8 7 6 27 20 5 4 12 19 37 50
Coventry City 42 11 3 7 29 22 4 2 15 18 42 50
Queens Park Rangers 42 11 6 4 41 30 2 5 14 12 42 50
Norwich City 42 9 6 6 28 24 4 4 13 18 40 49
Sunderland 42 7 6 8 20 26 3 4 14 20 36 40
Stoke City 42 3 3 15 18 41 0 5 16 6 50 17

Matches

Aug 25 Arsenal Away 1-1 Dixon
Aug 27 Sunderland Home 1-0 Canoville
Aug 31 Everton Home 0-1
Sep 5 Manchester United Away 1-1 Thomas
Sep 8 Aston Villa Away 2-4 Bumstead(2)
Sep 15 West Ham United Home 3-0 Lee, Nevin, Speedie
Sep 22 Luton Town Away 0-0
Sep 29 Leicester City Home 3-0 Nevin, Dixon(2)
Oct 6 Norwich City Away 0-0
Oct 13 Watford Home 2-3 Dixon(2)
Oct 20 Southampton Away 0-1
Oct 27 Ipswich Town Home 2-0 Dixon(2)
Nov 3 Coventry City Home 6-2 Jones(2), Dixon(3), Speedie
Nov 10 Newcastle United Away 1-2 Dixon
Nov 17 West Bromwich Albion Home 3-1 Speedie(2), Rougvie
Nov 24 Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-1 Dixon
Dec 1 Liverpool Home 3-1 McLaughlin, Dixon, Speedie
Dec 8 Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-1 Davies
Dec 15 Stoke City Home 1-1 Dixon
Dec 22 Everton Away 4-3 Davies(3), Pates
Dec 26 Queens Park Rangers Away 2-2 Dixon(2)(2P)(2P)
Dec 29 Manchester United Home 1-3 Davies
Jan 1 Nottingham Forest Home 1-0 Thomas
Jan 19 Arsenal Home 1-1 Speedie
Feb 2 Leicester City Away 1-1 Speedie(P)
Feb 16 Newcastle United Home 1-0 Wood
Feb 23 Coventry City Away 0-1
Mar 2 Ipswich Town Away 0-2
Mar 9 Southampton Home 0-2
Mar 16 Watford Away 3-1 Dixon, Speedie, O.G.
Mar 30 Sunderland Away 2-0 Dixon, Thomas(P)
Apr 6 Queens Park Rangers Home 1-0 Dixon
Apr 10 Nottingham Forest Away 0-2
Apr 13 West Ham United Away 1-1 Speedie
Apr 16 Aston Villa Home 3-1 Bumstead, Thomas(P), O.G.
Apr 20 West Bromwich Albion Away 1-0 Dixon
Apr 27 Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-1 Nevin
May 4 Liverpool Away 3-4 Spackman(P), Dixon, Davies
May 6 Sheffield Wednesday Home 2-1 Dixon(2)
May 8 Luton Town Home 2-0 Nevin, Dixon
May 11 Stoke City Away 1-0 Speedie
May 14 Norwich City Home 1-2 Thomas

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 484,360 42,197 13,267 23,065
Away 472,511 48,398 8,905 22,501
Total 956,871 48,398 8,905 22,783

F.A. Cup

Round 4

Matches

Jan 5 Wigan Athletic Home 2-2 Nevin, Speedie
Jan 26 Wigan Athletic Away 5-0 Dixon(4)(1P), Speedie
Feb 4 Millwall Home 2-3 Canoville, Spackman

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 41,368 25,148 16,220 20,684
Away 9,708 9,708 9,708 9,708
Total 51,076 25,148 9,708 17,025

Milk Cup

Semi-Final

Matches

Sep 26 Millwall Home 3-1 Dixon(2), O.G.
Oct 9 Millwall Away 1-1 Dixon
Oct 30 Walsall Away 2-2 Lee, Nevin
Nov 6 Walsall Home 3-0 Jones, Dixon, Speedie
Nov 21 Manchester City Home 4-1 Jones, Dixon(3)
Jan 28 Sheffield Wednesday Home 1-1 Speedie
Jan 30 Sheffield Wednesday Away 4-4 Dixon, Thomas, Canoville(2)
Feb 6 Sheffield Wednesday Home 2-1 Speedie, Thomas
Feb 13 Sunderland Away 0-2
Mar 4 Sunderland Home 2-3 Nevin, Speedie

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 176,651 38,440 19,502 29,442
Away 91,204 36,505 11,102 22,801
Total 267,855 38,440 11,102 26,786

Transfers/Loans

Summer 1984 John Hollins retired

July 1984 Clive Walker from Chelsea to Sunderland 75,000

18th July 1984 Doug Rougvie from Aberdeen to Chelsea 150,000

August 1984 John Millar From Clyde Amateurs to Chelsea

28th September 1984 Darren Wood from Middlesbrough to Chelsea 50,000

October 1984 Tony McAndrew from Chelsea to Middlesbrough

15th November 1984 Gordon Davies from Fulham to Chelsea 90,000

18th January 1985 Derek Johnstone from Chelsea to Rangers 15,000

28th March 1985 Micky Droy from Chelsea to Crystal Palace Free

April 1985 Les Fridge from Inverness Thistle 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
NJ Spackman 42 1 3 1 10 55 2
KM Dixon 41 24 2 4 10 8 53 36
P Nevin 41 4 3 1 9 2 53 7
E Niedzwiecki 40 3 9 52
J McLaughlin 36 1 3 9 48 1
C Pates 36 1 3 9 48 1
DR Speedie 33 2 10 3 2 9 4 45 2 16
MR Thomas 26 1 5 3 7 2 36 1 7
D Rougvie 27 1 2 8 37 1
P Canoville 15 9 1 1 1 1 5 4 2 21 14 4
J Bumstead 21 4 3 1 5 1 26 6 3
C Lee 20 2 1 1 9 1 30 2 2
K Jones 17 2 2 4 1 2 21 3 4
D Wood 17 2 1 3 20 2 1
JP Jones 14 2 1 4 19 2
G Davies 10 2 6 2 12 2 6
K Dublin 10 1 10 1
D Jasper 7 2 1 9 1
T Howard 4 4
S Francis 2 1 3
M Droy 1 1 1 1
D Johnstone 1 1 1 1
R Isaac 1 1
Own Goal 2 1 3

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
DR Speedie 2 1 3 1 6 1
KM Dixon 2 2 4
D Wood 1 1 2
J Bumstead 1 1 2
MR Thomas 1 1 2
J McLaughlin 1 1 2
C Pates 2 2
D Rougvie 1 1 2
C Lee 2 2
K Dublin 1 1
JP Jones 1 1
D Johnstone 1 1
G Davies 1 1
K Jones 1 1
P Canoville 1 1
P Nevin 1 1
Total 14 2 15 1 31 1