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SEASON: 1915-16


Prev Season: 1914-15
Next Season: 1916-17
DIVISION:
World War I

MANAGER(s):


Due to the First World War, a regional league of 14 Midlands clubs was established for the main part of the season, and then a smaller regional league of 6 clubs was competed for to fill the rest of the season.
FA Cup:
-

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
( goal)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
0

Competitive Goals:
0

Goals per game:



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:

League Points:
out of 0 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored
Conceded
Won By
Lost By

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
-

Lowest League Attendance:
-

Average League Attendance:
-

Highest Cup Attendance:
-

Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISC
Clean Sheets:
0

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

MIDLAND DIVISION (MAIN TOURNAMENT)HomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Nottingham Forest261556482535
2Sheffield United261277513631--
3Huddersfield Town261259433629--
4Bradford City2612410523228--
5Leicester Fosse261169423428--
6Barnsley2612410465528--
7The Wednesday2611510464327--
8Notts County2610610393626--
9Lincoln City2612212545426--
10Leeds City2610511394325--
11Hull City2610313425823--
12Bradford Park Avenue269413464622--
13Grimsby Town267613314620--
14Derby County267217397416--

MIDLAND DIVISION (SOUTH) (SECOND TOURNAMENT)HomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Nottingham Forest10703281214
2Notts County10532161213--
3Leicester Fosse1033415199--
4Stoke1040621188--
5Derby County1040623288--
6Chesterfield Town1032515298--
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

WWI Initial Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Sep 04, 1915Grimsby TownA1-1Draw5,000Blundell Park
2Sat Sep 11, 1915Notts CountyH3-5Loss12,000
3Sat Sep 18, 1915Derby CountyA4-3Win3,000Baseball Ground
4Sat Oct 02, 1915Bradford Park AvenueA0-1Loss6,000Valley Parade
5Sat Oct 09, 1915Leeds CityH2-0Win7,000
6Sat Oct 16, 1915Hull CityA3-1Win4,000Anlaby Road
7Sat Oct 23, 1915Lincoln CityH3-2Win5,000
8Sat Oct 30, 1915BarnsleyH5-0Win5,000
9Sat Nov 06, 1915Leicester FosseA3-1Win5,000Filbert Street
10Sat Nov 13, 1915Sheffield UnitedH2-0Win4,000
11Sat Nov 20, 1915Bradford CityA0-0Draw3,000Valley Parade
12Sat Nov 27, 1915Huddersfield TownH2-0Win3,000
13Sat Dec 04, 1915Grimsby TownH2-0Win1,000
14Sat Dec 11, 1915Notts CountyA0-0Draw7,000Meadow Lane
15Sat Dec 18, 1915Derby CountyH5-0Win5,000
16Sat Dec 25, 1915Sheffield WednesdayA1-0Win20,000Hillsborough
17Mon Dec 27, 1915Sheffield WednesdayH1-1Draw10,000
18Sat Jan 01, 1916Bradford Park AvenueH0-0Draw-
19Sat Jan 08, 1916Leeds CityA0-1Loss7,000Elland Road
20Sat Jan 15, 1916Hull CityH4-1Win4,000
21Sat Jan 22, 1916Lincoln CityA4-1Win4,000Sincil Bank
22Sat Jan 29, 1916BarnsleyA1-1Draw5,000Oakwell
23Sat Feb 05, 1916Leicester FosseH1-0Win6,000
24Sat Feb 12, 1916Sheffield UnitedA1-3Loss13,000Bramall Lane
25Sat Feb 19, 1916Bradford CityA0-2Loss4,000Valley Parade
Tue Apr 25, 1916Huddersfield TownA0-2Loss6,000Leeds Road


WWI Second Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Mar 04, 1916Notts CountyH3-0Win3,000Meadow Lane
2Sat Mar 11, 1916Stoke CityH1-0Win4,000
3Sat Mar 18, 1916ChesterfieldA1-2Loss6,000Saltergate
4Sat Mar 25, 1916Leicester FosseH4-0Win4,000
5Sat Apr 01, 1916Notts CountyA0-2Loss8,000Meadow Lane
6Sat Apr 08, 1916Derby CountyA1-4Loss2,500Baseball Ground
7Sat Apr 15, 1916Stoke CityH3-1Win4,000
8Fri Apr 21, 1916ChesterfieldH8-1Win5,000
9Mon Apr 24, 1916Notts CountyH4-2Win8,000
10Sat Apr 29, 1916Leicester FosseA3-1Win3,000Filbert Street


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Apr 22, 1916Cardiff CityWalesA1-2Loss3,500



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKSam HardyWartime guest from Aston Villa
DCullin
DErnest Fletcher
DHarold Bulling
DHarold Wightman
MAlfred Fisher
MC Anthony
MErnest Davill
MHarry Lowe
MJoe Norton
MReynolds
MRobert Firth
MSharp (1916)
MThomas Gibson
FAndy Smith (1915)
FEdwin Neve
FFred Harris
FHarry Jones
FHenry Martin
FJack Armstrong
FJack Bell
FJames Birch
FPrice (1916)
FSticker Banks
FWalter Tinsley
A Palethorpe
Herbert Lounds
Lancelot Sheldon


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season