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SEASON: 1904-05

Prev Season: 1903-04
Next Season: 1905-06
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Harry Haslam

FA Cup:
1st Round (Fulham (A) 0-1)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
William Shearman (14 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
36


League Games:
34

League Points:
25

Points Percentage:
36.8


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
42

Goals per game:
1.2

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored9 times10 times1 time2 times
Conceded14 times7 times5 times1 time3 times
Won By6 times1 time2 times1 time
Lost By9 times5 times1 time4 times

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
16,000 (League - Manchester City)

Lowest Home Attendance:
1,000 (League - Wolverhampton Wanderers)

Average League Attendance:
9,058


Highest Cup Attendance:
22,500 (FA Cup - Sheffield United)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
22,500 (FA Cup - Sheffield United)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
6

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION ONEHomeAway
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result
1Newcastle United34232972331412411291731212.18248
2Everton34215863361421361173727251.75047
3Manchester City34206866371430461763820201.78446
4Aston Villa341941163431124321582731281.46542
5Sunderland341681060441133371955723251.36440
6Sheffield United341921364561304392062925361.14340
7Small Heath341751254381115321764722211.42139
8Preston North End341310114237953281345814241.13536
9The Wednesday3414515615710343922421122351.07033
10Woolwich Arsenal34129133640953191234101728.90033
11Derby County3412814374894429193410829.77132
12Stoke City341341740581034261831131440.69030
13Blackburn Rovers34115184051935281822131233.78427
14Wolverhampton Wanderers341141947731025302312141750.64426
15Middlesbrough3498173656737212425101532.64326
16Nottingham Forest349718406153924284491633.65625
17Bury34104204767827342622131341.70124Not relegated due to resizing of league
18Notts County3458213669179163341122036.52218Not relegated due to resizing of league
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Sep 03, 1904Wolverhampton WanderersA2-3Loss1,00011Molineux
2Sat Sep 10, 1904BuryH5-1Win9,0009
3Sat Sep 17, 1904Aston VillaA0-2Loss25,00014Villa Park
4Sat Sep 24, 1904Blackburn RoversH5-2Win11,00012
5Sat Oct 01, 1904Stoke CityH0-1Loss10,00013
6Thu Oct 06, 1904Preston North EndH0-1Loss12,00013
7Sat Oct 08, 1904The WednesdayA0-2Loss12,00017Hillsborough
8Sat Oct 15, 1904SunderlandH2-3Loss1,00017Grenville Morris benefit game
9Sat Oct 22, 1904Woolwich ArsenalA3-0Win25,00015Manor Ground
10Sat Oct 29, 1904Derby CountyH0-1Loss15,00015
11Sat Nov 05, 1904EvertonA1-5Loss-15Goodison Park
12Sat Nov 12, 1904Small HeathH0-2Loss7,00016
13Sat Nov 19, 1904Manchester CityA1-1Draw16,00016Hyde Road
14Sat Nov 26, 1904Notts CountyH2-1Win1,00015
15Sat Dec 03, 1904Sheffield UnitedA0-4Loss1,00015Bramall Lane
16Sat Dec 10, 1904Newcastle UnitedH1-3Loss5,00015
17Sat Dec 17, 1904Preston North EndA1-0Win1,00015Deepdale
18Sat Dec 24, 1904MiddlesbroughH1-1Draw7,00015
19Mon Dec 26, 1904The WednesdayH2-1Win16,00013
20Tue Dec 27, 1904Woolwich ArsenalH0-3Loss16,00013
21Sat Dec 31, 1904Wolverhampton WanderersH2-2Draw5,00013
22Mon Jan 02, 1905SunderlandA0-1Loss15,00013Roker Park
23Sat Jan 07, 1905BuryA1-5Loss-15Gigg Lane
24Sat Jan 14, 1905Aston VillaH1-1Draw12,00015
25Sat Jan 21, 1905Blackburn RoversA0-0Draw-15Ewood Park
26Sat Jan 28, 1905Stoke CityA0-0Draw-15Victoria Ground
27Sat Feb 25, 1905Derby CountyA2-3Loss5,00016Baseball Ground
28Sat Mar 04, 1905MiddlesbroughA0-0Draw12,00014Ayresome Park
29Sat Mar 11, 1905Small HeathA2-1Win8,00013Muntz Street
30Sat Mar 18, 1905Manchester CityH2-1Win6,00013
31Sat Mar 25, 1905Notts CountyA2-1Win10,00012Trent Bridge
32Sat Apr 01, 1905Sheffield UnitedH1-2Loss9,00013
33Sat Apr 08, 1905Newcastle UnitedA1-5Loss22,00013St. James Park (Newcastle)
34Mon Apr 24, 1905EvertonH0-2Loss12,00016


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Feb 04, 1905Sheffield United1H2-0Win22,500
Sat Feb 18, 1905Fulham2A0-1Loss17,000Craven Cottage


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Mon Oct 24, 1904FulhamEnglandH1-1Draw4,000
Tue Apr 25, 1905Leicester FosseEnglandA2-1Win-



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHarry Linacre349718
DAlbert Jones413
DBob Innes13346
DCharles Craig3310716
DFrederick Chapman22
DJames Iremonger1852111
DJohn Barnsdale206311
DPage11
MAlexander Newbigging211
MFrank Forman6331
MHerbert Holdstock11
MJack Craggs8323
MJoe Hardstaff321
MJohn Crawford312
MPeter Robertson725
MSid Sugden12228
MTom Davies14536
MWalter Dudley19559
MWilliam Shearman31951714
FAlf Spouncer2673162
FBert Powell11
FFrank Lessons165473
FGeorge Henderson2366111
FGrenville Morris281051312
FSam Timmins33106171
FThomas Jones11
FTom Niblo3177177
FWalter Anthony6123


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
14William Shearman31
12Grenville Morris28
7Tom Niblo31
3Frank Lessons16
2Alf Spouncer26
1Frank Forman6
1George Henderson23
1James Iremonger18
1Sam Timmins33



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1904-05

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Notts CountySat Nov 26, 1904H2-1Sat Mar 25, 1905A2-1