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Summary of Season 1988-89

Football League Division 2

Home Away
Pl W D L F A W D L F A Pts
Chelsea 46 15 6 2 50 25 14 6 3 46 25 99
Manchester City 46 12 8 3 48 28 11 5 7 29 25 82
Crystal Palace 46 15 6 2 42 17 8 6 9 29 32 81
Watford 46 14 5 4 41 18 8 7 8 33 30 78
Blackburn Rovers 46 16 4 3 50 22 6 7 10 24 37 77
Swindon Town 46 13 8 2 35 15 7 8 8 33 38 76
Barnsley 46 12 8 3 37 21 8 6 9 29 37 74
Ipswich Town 46 13 3 7 42 23 9 4 10 29 38 73
West Bromwich Albion 46 13 7 3 43 18 5 11 7 22 23 72
Leeds United 46 12 6 5 34 20 5 10 8 25 30 67
Sunderland 46 12 8 3 40 23 4 7 12 20 37 63
Bournemouth 46 13 3 7 32 20 5 5 13 21 42 62
Stoke City 46 10 9 4 33 25 5 5 13 24 47 59
Bradford City 46 8 11 4 29 22 5 6 12 23 37 56
Leicester City 46 11 6 6 31 20 2 10 11 25 43 55
Oldham Athletic 46 9 10 4 49 32 2 11 10 26 40 54
Oxford United 46 11 6 6 40 34 3 6 14 22 36 54
Plymouth Argyle 46 11 4 8 35 22 3 8 12 20 44 54
Brighton & Hove Albion 46 11 5 7 36 24 3 4 16 21 42 51
Portsmouth 46 10 6 7 33 21 3 6 14 20 41 51
Hull City 46 7 9 7 31 25 4 5 14 21 43 47
Shrewsbury Town 46 4 11 8 25 31 4 7 12 15 36 42
Birmingham City 46 6 4 13 21 33 2 7 14 10 43 35
Walsall 46 3 10 10 27 42 2 6 15 14 38 31

Promoted to Division 1

Matches

Aug 27 Blackburn Rovers Home 1-2 Wilson
Aug 30 Crystal Palace Away 1-1 Wilson
Sep 3 Bournemouth Away 0-1
Sep 10 Oxford United Home 1-1 McAllister
Sep 17 Barnsley Away 1-1 Roberts(P)
Sep 20 Manchester City Home 1-3 Pates
Sep 24 Leeds United Away 2-0 Durie, Bumstead
Oct 1 Leicester City Home 2-1 Roberts(P), Lee
Oct 4 Walsall Home 2-0 Dorigo, Dixon
Oct 9 Swindon Town Away 1-1 Dixon
Oct 15 Oldham Athletic Away 4-1 Wood, McAllister, Nicholas, Wilson
Oct 22 Plymouth Argyle Home 5-0 Dorigo, Roberts(P), Dixon, Durie(2)
Oct 25 Hull City Away 0-3
Oct 29 Brighton & Hove Albion Home 2-0 Wilson, Dixon
Nov 5 Watford Away 2-1 Dixon, Durie
Nov 12 Sunderland Home 1-1 Wilson
Nov 19 Bradford City Away 2-2 Lee, Wilson
Nov 26 Shrewsbury Town Home 2-0 Dorigo, Dixon
Dec 3 Stoke City Away 3-0 Roberts(P), McAllister, Wilson
Dec 10 Portsmouth Home 3-3 Wilson, Dixon, Durie
Dec 16 Birmingham City Away 4-1 Dixon(2), Durie(2)
Dec 26 Ipswich Town Home 3-0 Lee, Dixon, Durie
Dec 31 West Bromwich Albion Home 1-1 Roberts(P)
Jan 2 Oxford United Away 3-2 Dixon(2), Wilson
Jan 14 Crystal Palace Home 1-0 Dorigo
Jan 21 Blackburn Rovers Away 1-1 Dixon
Feb 4 Walsall Away 7-0 Roberts(P), Wilson, Durie(5)
Feb 11 Swindon Town Home 3-2 Durie, O.G.(2)
Feb 18 Plymouth Argyle Away 1-0 Dixon
Feb 25 Oldham Athletic Home 2-2 Roberts(2)(1P)
Feb 28 Hull City Home 2-1 Dixon, Wilson
Mar 11 Watford Home 2-2 Dorigo, Roberts(P)
Mar 15 Brighton & Hove Albion Away 1-0 Wilson
Mar 18 Manchester City Away 3-2 Dorigo, Dixon, Wilson
Mar 21 Sunderland Away 2-1 Roberts, Wilson
Mar 25 Bournemouth Home 2-0 Roberts(P), Durie
Mar 28 Ipswich Town Away 1-0 Durie
Apr 1 Barnsley Home 5-3 Dixon(4), Durie
Apr 4 Birmingham City Home 3-1 Roberts, Dixon, Wilson
Apr 8 West Bromwich Albion Away 3-2 Roberts(P), Lee, McAllister
Apr 15 Leicester City Away 0-2
Apr 22 Leeds United Home 1-0 Bumstead
Apr 29 Shrewsbury Town Away 1-1 Dixon
May 1 Stoke City Home 2-1 Roberts(P), Dixon
May 6 Bradford City Home 3-1 Roberts(P), Dixon(2)
May 13 Portsmouth Away 3-2 McAllister(2), Wilson

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 367,022 30,337 6,747 15,957
Away 328,129 40,070 5,588 14,266
Total 695,151 40,070 5,588 15,112

F.A. Cup

Round 3

Matches

Jan 7 Barnsley Away 0-4

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Away 13,241 13,241 13,241 13,241
Total 13,241 13,241 13,241 13,241

Littlewoods Cup

Round 2

Matches

Sep 27 Scunthorpe United Away 1-4 O.G.
Oct 12 Scunthorpe United Home 2-2 Wilson, Dixon

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 5,814 5,814 5,814 5,814
Away 5,081 5,081 5,081 5,081
Total 10,895 5,814 5,081 5,448

Simod Cup

Round 3

Matches

Nov 9 Plymouth Argyle Home 6-2 Clarke, Roberts, McLaughlin, Wilson, McAllister(2)
Nov 30 Bradford City Away 3-2 Roberts(P), Wood, Dixon
Jan 10 Nottingham Forest Home 1-4 Dixon

Attendances

Total Highest Lowest Average
Home 13,242 8,475 4,767 6,621
Away 5,341 5,341 5,341 5,341
Total 18,583 8,475 4,767 6,194

Transfers/Loans

1988 Eddie Niedzwiecki retired

1988 Jerry Murphy from Chelsea to Fisher Athletic

31st May 1988 William Dodds from Partick Thistle to Chelsea Loan ended

31st May 1988 Kevin McAllister from Falkirk to Chelsea Loan ended

Summer 1988 Steve Wicks retired

1st July 1988 David Lee from Youth to Chelsea

13th July 1988 Pat Nevin from Chelsea to Everton 925,000

1st August 1988 Roy Wegerle from Chelsea to Luton 75,000

1st August 1988 Jason Cundy signed professional forms

5th August 1988 Peter Nicholas from Aberdeen to Chelsea

6th August 1988 Graham Roberts from Rangers to Chelsea 475,000

October 1988 John Coady from Chelsea to Derry City 15,000

13th October 1988 Colin Pates from Chelsea to Charlton 400,000

January 1989 Mick Bodley from Chelsea to Northampton 50,000

January 1989 Darren Wood from Chelsea to Sheffield Wed 350,000

January 1989 Colin West from Chelsea to Swansea Loan

11th January 1989 Dave Beasant from Newcastle to Chelsea 725,000

2nd March 1989 Ken Monkou from Feyenoord to Chelsea 100,000


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
K Wilson 43 3 13 1 2 1 2 1 1 48 4 15
G Roberts 46 15 1 2 3 2 52 17
A Dorigo 40 6 1 2 3 46 6
KM Dixon 39 25 1 2 1 2 2 44 28
P Nicholas 39 1 1 2 1 43 1
K McAllister 28 8 6 1 2 2 1 2 32 10 8
S Clarke 36 1 2 1 39 1
C Wilson 29 3 3 1 1 1 3 34 4 3
G Durie 32 17 1 1 3 37 17
J McLaughlin 31 1 2 1 34 1
J Bumstead 27 2 2 2 29 2 2
R Freestone 21 1 2 3 27
G Hall 17 5 1 1 1 1 20 6
D Wood 21 1 1 1 3 1 25 1 2
D Lee 12 8 4 1 1 2 1 14 11 4
D Beasant 22 22
C Pates 10 1 2 12 1
D Mitchell 6 1 7
M Hazard 4 4
W Dodds 2 1 3
K Hitchcock 3 3
K Monkou 2 2
G Le Saux 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
G Durie 2 1 3
P Nicholas 2 1 1 2
G Roberts 2 2
D Beasant 1 1
C Wilson 1 1
Total 5 3 2 7 3