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SEASON: 1920-21

Prev Season: 1919-20
Next Season: 1921-22
DIVISION:
English Second Division (Tier 2)

MANAGER(s):
Bob Masters

FA Cup:
1st Round (Newcastle United (A) 0-2)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Jack Spaven (11 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
44


League Games:
42

League Points:
36

Points Percentage:
42.9


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
49

Goals per game:
1.1

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored18 times3 times2 times2 times2 times
Conceded13 times14 times3 times2 times
Won By5 times4 times1 time1 time1 time
Lost By10 times4 times4 times1 time

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
25,000 (League - Notts County)

Lowest League Attendance:
7,000 (League - Leeds United)

Average League Attendance:
13,047

Highest Cup Attendance:
-

Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISC
Clean Sheets:
12

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION TWOHomeAway
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result
1Birmingham City422410879381641551386724252.07958Promoted as Champions
2Cardiff City422410859321353279115532231.84458Promoted
3Bristol City42191310492914343512510614171.69051
4Blackpool4220101254421236321987622231.28650
5West Ham United42191013513013533811651013191.70048
6Notts County4218111355401254361766919231.37547
7Clapton Orient4216131343421362319371112331.02445
8South Shields42171015614613444116461120301.32644
9Fulham4216101643471443331226131035.91542
10The Wednesday4215111648489753114641117341.00041
11Bury4215101745491083291352141636.91840
12Leicester City4212161439461083261128111335.84840
13Hull City4210201243537104241831081935.81140
14Leeds United4214101840451155301435131031.88938
15Wolverhampton Wanderers421662049661146342452141542.74238
16Barnsley4210161648509102311716141733.96036
17Port Vale42111417434976828194891530.87836
18Nottingham Forest421212184855966372636121129.87336
19Rotherham County421212183753894232143141432.69836
20Stoke City421211194656957261636122040.82135
21Coventry City421211193970867242545121545.55735
22Stockport County42912214275867302416141251.56030Relegated
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 28, 1920Stoke CityH2-2Draw20,00010
2Mon Aug 30, 1920The WednesdayA0-0Draw30,00012Hillsborough
3Sat Sep 04, 1920Stoke CityA0-4Loss20,00019Victoria Ground
4Sat Sep 11, 1920Notts CountyH1-0Win25,00016
5Sat Sep 18, 1920Notts CountyA0-2Loss25,00020Meadow Lane
6Sat Sep 25, 1920Clapton OrientH1-1Draw12,00018
7Sat Oct 02, 1920Clapton OrientA1-2Loss20,00019Millfields Road
8Thu Oct 07, 1920The WednesdayH4-2Win8,00016
9Sat Oct 09, 1920Port ValeH1-4Loss18,00017
10Sat Oct 16, 1920Port ValeA1-0Win15,00016The Old Recreation Ground
11Sat Oct 23, 1920BuryA2-2Draw15,00017Gigg Lane
12Sat Oct 30, 1920BuryH4-2Win12,00014
13Sat Nov 06, 1920South ShieldsA1-0Win20,00013Horsley Hill
14Sat Nov 13, 1920South ShieldsH1-2Loss18,00014
15Sat Nov 20, 1920Bristol CityA0-1Loss22,00015Ashton Gate
16Sat Nov 27, 1920Bristol CityH0-1Loss12,00017
17Sat Dec 04, 1920Hull CityA3-0Win6,00013Anlaby Road
18Sat Dec 11, 1920Hull CityH2-0Win8,00013
19Sat Dec 18, 1920BarnsleyH0-0Draw9,00011
20Sat Dec 25, 1920Rotherham CountyH6-1Win14,0009
21Mon Dec 27, 1920Rotherham UnitedA0-0Draw13,0009Millmoor
22Sat Jan 01, 1921BarnsleyA0-0Draw16,0009Oakwell
23Sat Jan 15, 1921BlackpoolH3-1Win12,0007
24Sat Jan 22, 1921BlackpoolA0-1Loss9,0009Bloomfield Road
25Sat Feb 05, 1921Wolverhampton WanderersH1-1Draw14,0009
26Sat Feb 12, 1921Leicester CityH1-2Loss16,00012
27Mon Feb 14, 1921Wolverhampton WanderersA1-2Loss18,00014Molineux
28Sat Feb 19, 1921Leicester CityA0-2Loss18,00016Filbert Street
29Sat Feb 26, 1921Cardiff CityH1-2Loss16,00016
30Sat Mar 12, 1921FulhamH5-1Win10,00016
31Sat Mar 19, 1921FulhamA1-2Loss12,00017Craven Cottage
32Fri Mar 25, 1921Stockport CountyH1-1Draw15,00017Bob Firth benefit
33Sat Mar 26, 1921West Ham UnitedA0-3Loss20,00017Upton Park
34Mon Mar 28, 1921Stockport CountyA0-1Loss10,00020Edgeley Park
35Sat Apr 02, 1921West Ham UnitedH1-0Win10,00019
36Mon Apr 04, 1921Cardiff CityA0-3Loss20,00020Ninian Park
37Sat Apr 09, 1921Birmingham CityA0-3Loss20,00020St. Andrews
38Sat Apr 16, 1921Birmingham CityH1-1Draw10,00020
39Sat Apr 23, 1921Leeds UnitedA1-1Draw12,00020Elland Road
40Sat Apr 30, 1921Leeds UnitedH1-0Win7,00018
41Mon May 02, 1921Coventry CityA0-0Draw18,00016Highfield Road
42Sat May 07, 1921Coventry CityH0-2Loss8,00018


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 08, 1921Newcastle United1A1-1Draw47,652St. James Park (Newcastle)
Wed Jan 12, 1921Newcastle United1Y1A0-2Loss30,278St. James Park (Newcastle)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Mar 05, 1921ArsenalEnglandA1-2Loss30,000
Sat May 14, 1921H Bulling XIEnglandH4-3Win4,000



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKAlfred Bennett21489
GKJoseph Orme6213
GKJoshua Johnson17647
DBobby Parker341010141
DHarold Bulling41111317
MAlbert Davis633
MCharles Lyall11
MGeorge Jones8413
MHarry Bedford153486
MJoseph Mills422
MRichard Ashmore101271
MRobert Firth187291
FAlfred Donovan312
FGeorge Dennis143471
FHarry Jones431113192
FJack Armstrong401013171
FJack Spaven3010101011
FJackie Belton411113171
FJames Bell11
FJohn Lythgoe237972
FLawrence Stapleton11
FPercy Barratt5212
FSandy Higgins351111137
FSidney Harrold391012178
FTom Elliott2868147
Harold Hill
Waterall


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
11Jack Spaven30
8Sidney Harrold39
7Sandy Higgins35
7Tom Elliott28
6Harry Bedford15
2Harry Jones43
2John Lythgoe23
1Bobby Parker34
1George Dennis14
1Jack Armstrong40
1Jackie Belton41
1Richard Ashmore10
1Robert Firth18



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1920-21

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Hull CitySat Dec 04, 1920A3-0Sat Dec 11, 1920H2-0