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Summary of Season 1987-88

Football League Division 1

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Liverpool 40 15 5 0 49 9 11 7 2 38 15 90
Manchester United 40 14 5 1 41 17 9 7 4 30 21 81
Nottingham Forest 40 11 7 2 40 17 9 6 5 27 22 73
Everton 40 14 4 2 34 11 5 9 6 19 16 70
Queens Park Rangers 40 12 4 4 30 14 7 6 7 18 24 67
Arsenal 40 11 4 5 35 16 7 8 5 23 23 66
Wimbledon 40 8 9 3 32 20 6 6 8 26 27 57
Newcastle United 40 9 6 5 32 23 5 8 7 23 30 56
Luton Town 40 11 6 3 40 21 3 5 12 17 37 53
Coventry City 40 6 8 6 23 25 7 6 7 23 28 53
Sheffield Wednesday 40 10 2 8 27 30 5 6 9 25 36 53
Southampton 40 6 8 6 27 26 6 6 8 22 27 50
Tottenham Hotspur 40 9 5 6 26 23 3 6 11 12 25 47
Norwich City 40 7 5 8 26 26 5 4 11 14 26 45
Derby County 40 6 7 7 18 17 4 6 10 17 28 43
West Ham United 40 6 9 5 23 21 3 6 11 17 31 42
Charlton Athletic 40 7 7 6 23 21 2 8 10 15 31 42
Chelsea 40 7 11 2 24 17 2 4 14 26 51 42
Portsmouth 40 4 8 8 21 27 3 6 11 15 39 35
Watford 40 4 5 11 15 24 3 6 11 12 27 32
Oxford United 40 5 7 8 24 34 1 6 13 20 46 31

Relegated to Division 2 after playoffs

Matches

Aug 15 Sheffield Wednesday Home 2-1 Dixon, Durie(P)
Aug 18 Portsmouth Away 3-0 Nevin, Dixon, Wilson
Aug 22 Tottenham Hotspur Away 0-1
Aug 29 Luton Town Home 3-0 Nevin, Dixon, Coady
Aug 31 Manchester United Away 1-3 O.G.
Sep 5 Nottingham Forest Home 4-3 Clarke, Durie(2), Wilson
Sep 12 Queens Park Rangers Away 1-3 Durie
Sep 19 Norwich City Home 1-0 Dixon
Sep 26 Watford Away 3-0 Dixon, Durie(2)(1P)
Oct 3 Newcastle United Home 2-2 Dixon, O.G.
Oct 10 Everton Away 1-4 Dixon
Oct 17 Coventry City Home 1-0 Dixon
Oct 24 Southampton Away 0-3
Oct 31 Oxford United Home 2-1 Nevin, Wegerle
Nov 3 Arsenal Away 1-3 Nevin
Nov 22 Derby County Away 0-2
Nov 28 Wimbledon Home 1-1 Durie(P)
Dec 6 Liverpool Away 1-2 Durie(P)
Dec 12 West Ham United Home 1-1 Wilson
Dec 20 Charlton Athletic Away 2-2 Bodley, Wood(P)
Dec 26 Queens Park Rangers Home 1-1 McLaughlin
Dec 28 Norwich City Away 0-3
Jan 1 Luton Town Away 0-3
Jan 2 Tottenham Hotspur Home 0-0
Jan 16 Sheffield Wednesday Away 0-3
Jan 23 Portsmouth Home 0-0
Feb 6 Nottingham Forest Away 2-3 Wilson, Dixon
Feb 13 Manchester United Home 1-2 West
Feb 27 Newcastle United Away 1-3 Wilson
Mar 5 Coventry City Away 3-3 Nevin, Wilson(2)
Mar 12 Everton Home 0-0
Mar 19 Oxford United Away 4-4 Nevin, Dixon(2), Bumstead
Mar 26 Southampton Home 0-1
Mar 29 Watford Home 1-1 West
Apr 2 Arsenal Home 1-1 Hazard
Apr 9 Derby County Home 1-0 Hazard
Apr 23 Wimbledon Away 2-2 Durie(2)(1P)
Apr 30 Liverpool Home 1-1 Durie(P)
May 2 West Ham United Away 1-4 West
May 7 Charlton Athletic Home 1-1 Durie(P)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 408,538 35,625 11,240 20,427
Away 436,681 46,478 8,018 21,834
Total 845,219 46,478 8,018 21,130

F.A. Cup

Round 4

Matches

Jan 9 Derby County Away 3-1 McAllister, Dixon, Wegerle
Jan 30 Manchester United Away 0-2

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 69,569 50,816 18,753 34,784
Total 69,569 50,816 18,753 34,784

Littlewoods Cup

Round 2

Matches

Sep 23 Reading Away 1-3 Durie(P)
Oct 7 Reading Home 3-2 Durie(3)(1P)

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 15,469 15,469 15,469 15,469
Away 11,034 11,034 11,034 11,034
Total 26,503 15,469 11,034 13,252

Simod Cup

Round 3

Matches

Nov 18 Barnsley Away 2-1 Durie, Coady
Dec 16 Manchester City Away 2-0 Dixon, Wilson
Jan 19 Swindon Town Away 0-4

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 27,224 12,317 6,406 9,075
Total 27,224 12,317 6,406 9,075

Football League Playoffs

Matches

May 15 Blackburn Rovers Away 2-0 Nevin, Durie
May 18 Blackburn Rovers Home 4-1 Dixon, Durie, Wilson(2)
May 25 Middlesbrough Away 0-2
May 28 Middlesbrough Home 1-0 Durie

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 63,307 40,550 22,757 31,654
Away 42,129 25,531 16,598 21,064
Total 105,436 40,550 16,598 26,359

Transfers/Loans

May 1987 Colin West from Partick to Chelsea Loan ended

June 1987 Doug Rougvie from Chelsea to Brighton 50,000

25th June 1987 Kevin Wilson from Ipswich to Chelsea 335,000

July 1987 Colin Lee from Chelsea to Brentford 17,500

July 1987 John Millar from Chelsea to Blackburn

July 1987 Tony Godden from Chelsea to Birmingham 35,000

3rd July 1987 Tony Dorigo from Aston Villa to Chelsea 475,000

15th July 1987 David Speedie from Chelsea to Coventry 750,000

14th August 1987 Keith Dublin from Chelsea to Brighton 35,000

3rd September 1987 Keith Jones from Chelsea to Brentford 40,000

10th September 1987 William Dodds from Chelsea to Partick Thistle Loan

December 1987 John McNaught from Chelsea to Partick

9th December 1987 Graeme Le Saux from St Paul's Jersey to Chelsea Free

2nd February 1988 Perry Digweed from Brighton to Chelsea Loan

19th March 1988 Perry Digweed from Chelsea to Brighton Loan ended

25th March 1988 Kevin Hitchcock from Mansfield to Chelsea 250,000

31st March 1988 Kevin McAllister from Chelsea to Falkirk Loan


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
A Dorigo 40 2 2 6 50
S Clarke 38 1 2 2 6 48 1
J McLaughlin 36 1 2 2 7 47 1
P Nevin 36 1 6 1 2 6 1 44 2 7
KM Dixon 33 11 2 1 2 6 2 43 14
C Wilson 27 4 2 2 2 5 1 36 5 2
D Wood 34 1 2 2 3 41 1
G Durie 26 12 1 2 4 5 4 34 20
M Hazard 28 2 1 1 2 1 1 32 2 2
K Wilson 16 9 5 1 1 5 1 3 22 11 8
C Pates 16 1 1 1 6 24 1
J Bumstead 17 1 2 5 24 1
R Freestone 15 2 3 20
SJ Wicks 17 2 19
G Hall 8 5 3 1 11 6
E Niedzwiecki 14 2 16
R Wegerle 8 3 1 1 1 1 1 9 5 2
K Hitchcock 8 4 12
J Coady 4 6 1 1 1 1 5 7 2
K McAllister 4 1 2 1 1 3 7 4 1
C West 3 6 3 3 6 3
M Bodley 6 1 1 1 8 1
P Digweed 3 3
JM Murphy 2 2
J McNaught 1 1
Own Goal 2 2

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
G Durie 2 1 3
J McLaughlin 3 3
S Clarke 3 3
M Hazard 2 2
J Bumstead 1 1
D Wood 1 1
SJ Wicks 1 1
A Dorigo 1 1
Total 14 1 15