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SEASON: 1908-09


Prev Season: 1907-08
Next Season: 1909-10
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Harry Haslam

FA Cup:
4th Round (Derby County (A) 0-3)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Enoch West (25 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
42

Competitive Goals:
72

Goals per game:
1.7



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
38

League Points:
36 out of 76 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
47.4%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored15 times10 times4 times2 times2 times
Conceded16 times11 times5 times2 times
Won By8 times3 times3 times2 times1 time
Lost By9 times3 times3 times2 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
19,000

Lowest League Attendance:
19,000

Average League Attendance:
10,947

Highest Cup Attendance:
20,000

Lowest Cup Attendance:
14,000


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
8

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
0

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
1

Penalties saved:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION ONEHomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Newcastle United382459654114143220104533211.585530-41-1
2Everton3818101082571135512877531291.439461-23-3
3Sunderland3821215786314054123721037401.238444-01-2
4Blackburn Rovers381413116150667292687432241.220412-13-0
5The Wednesday3817615676115044824261119371.098401-20-3
6Woolwich Arsenal381410145249937241857728311.061380-12-1
7Aston Villa3814101458568743122631027341.036381-22-1
8Bristol City38131213455877524256582133.776381-11-2
9Middlesbrough381491559531126382137921321.113374-10-4
10Preston North End3813111448448742917541019271.091371-11-1
11Chelsea38149155661874332262112339.918372-11-2
12Sheffield United38149155159955312554102034.864370-22-1
13Manchester United381571658681036373354102135.853372-02-2
14Nottingham Forest38148166657928392456827331.15836
15Notts County381481651489463123541020251.063361-00-3
16Liverpool38156175765955362561122140.877365-11-1
17Bury38148166377964352752122850.818360-22-3
18Bradford City3812101647477662720541020271.000342-11-1
19Manchester City381541967691234502331151746.97134Relegated0-21-2
20Leicester Fosse38892154102667324123142261.52925Relegated12-03-0
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosNotes
1Sat Sep 05, 1908Sheffield UnitedA2-1Win16,0007Marrison (?), West (?)
2Sat Sep 12, 1908Aston VillaH1-2Loss17,00012Hooper (?)
3Sat Sep 19, 1908The WednesdayH1-2Loss10,00015Morris (?)
4Mon Sep 21, 1908ChelseaA1-2Loss20,00015Marrison (?)
5Sat Sep 26, 1908SunderlandA1-2Loss18,00019Green (?)
6Thu Oct 01, 1908LiverpoolH5-1Win10,00013Hooper (?, ?), West (?), Morris (?, ?)
7Sat Oct 03, 1908ChelseaH2-1Win19,00011Morris (?), Birch (?)
8Sat Oct 10, 1908Blackburn RoversA3-0Win15,0007Marrison (?), West (?, ?)
9Sat Oct 17, 1908Bradford CityH2-1Win10,0006West (?), Morris (?)
10Sat Oct 24, 1908Manchester UnitedA2-2Draw15,0005Marrison (?), Birch (?)
11Sat Oct 31, 1908EvertonH1-2Loss15,0008West (?)
12Sat Nov 07, 1908Leicester FosseA3-0Win20,0006Hooper (?, ?), Marrison (?)
13Sat Nov 14, 1908Woolwich ArsenalH0-1Loss10,0009
14Sat Nov 21, 1908Notts CountyA0-3Loss14,00010
15Sat Nov 28, 1908Newcastle UnitedH0-4Loss10,00012
16Sat Dec 05, 1908Bristol CityA1-2Loss7,00015Green (?)
17Sat Dec 12, 1908Preston North EndH1-1Draw8,00014Green (?)
18Sat Dec 19, 1908MiddlesbroughA0-4Loss10,00016
19Fri Dec 25, 1908BuryA2-3Loss14,00018Morris (?, ?)
20Sat Dec 26, 1908LiverpoolA1-1Draw25,00017Whitchurch (?)
21Mon Dec 28, 1908Manchester CityH0-2Loss12,00017
22Sat Jan 02, 1909Sheffield UnitedH0-2Loss10,00017
23Sat Jan 09, 1909Aston VillaA2-1Win18,00017Marrison (?), West (?)
24Sat Jan 23, 1909The WednesdayA0-3Loss8,00017
25Sat Jan 30, 1909SunderlandH4-0Win10,00017Hughes (?), Marrison (?), West (?, ?)
26Sat Feb 13, 1909Blackburn RoversH2-1Win10,00017Marrison (?), West (?)
27Sat Feb 27, 1909Manchester UnitedH2-0Win6,00017Marrison (?), West (?)
28Sat Mar 20, 1909Woolwich ArsenalA2-1Win10,00017West (?, ?)
29Wed Mar 24, 1909EvertonA3-3Draw1,50016Marrison (?), West (?, ?)
30Sat Mar 27, 1909Notts CountyH1-0Win14,00015West (?)
31Tue Mar 30, 1909Bradford CityA1-1Draw8,00014Whitchurch (?)
32Sat Apr 03, 1909Newcastle UnitedA1-1Draw30,00015Morris (?)
33Sat Apr 10, 1909Bristol CityH1-1Draw10,00015Gilligan (? OG)
34Mon Apr 12, 1909BuryH0-2Loss14,00017
35Tue Apr 13, 1909Manchester CityA1-2Loss3,00017Needham (?)
36Sat Apr 17, 1909Preston North EndA1-1Draw4,00018West (?)
37Wed Apr 21, 1909Leicester FosseH12-0Win5,00013Hughes (?), Hooper (?, ?, ?), West (?, ?, ?), Morris (?, ?), Spouncer (?, ?, ?)
38Sat Apr 24, 1909MiddlesbroughH4-1Win8,00010Hughes (?), West (?, ?), Morris (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Sat Jan 16, 1909Aston Villa1H2-0Win14,000Hooper (?), Spouncer (?)
Sat Feb 06, 1909Brentford2H1-0Win16,000West (?)
Sat Feb 20, 1909Millwall3H3-1Win20,000Hooper (?), West (?, ?)
Sat Mar 13, 1909Derby CountyQuarterA0-3Loss16,000


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Tue Sep 15, 1908Bradford Park AvenueEnglandA2-1Win-Shearman (?), West (?)



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHarry Linacre3414416
DEdwin Hughes41168173
DJames Iremonger8341
MGeorge Maltby3615516
MGeorge Wolfe267712
MRichard Butler11
MThomas Gibson7232
MWalter Dudley4217817
MWilliam Shearman211
FAlf Spouncer2412664
FArthur Green6243
FEnoch West381751625
FFred Rowan11
FGeorge Needham1610151
FGrenville Morris371561611
FHerbert Whitchurch82332
FJack Armstrong4117816
FThomas Marrison401771610
FWilliam Birch135262
FWilliam Hooper411781610


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
25Enoch West38
11Grenville Morris37
10Thomas Marrison40
10William Hooper41
4Alf Spouncer24
3Arthur Green6
3Edwin Hughes41
2Herbert Whitchurch8
2William Birch13
1George Needham16



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1908-09

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Blackburn RoversSat Oct 10, 1908A3-0Sat Feb 13, 1909H2-1
Leicester FosseSat Nov 07, 1908A3-0Wed Apr 21, 1909H12-0