SEASON: 1922-23


Prev Season: 1921-22
This Season: 1922-23
Next Season: 1923-24
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)
MANAGER(s):
Bob Masters
FA Cup:
1st Round (Sheffield United (N) 0-1)
League Cup:
Did not exist

Top Goalscorer:
Jack Spaven (10 goals)

TABLE

FIRST DIVISION (Tier 1) - 1922-23
SEASON END TABLE Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHomeAway
1Liverpool42268870311731501395720182.2580660Champions1-31-2
2Sunderland4222101072541551502575922291.33333541-00-0
3Huddersfield Town4221111060321425351579525171.87500530-11-2
4Newcastle United42181212453713623111561014261.21622480-10-1
5Everton4220715635914434120631222391.06780472-12-4
6Aston Villa42181014645115334211371122401.25490463-10-4
7West Bromwich Albion42171114584912723810541220391.18367450-40-0
8Manchester City42171114504914613816351312331.02041452-01-1
9Cardiff City4218717735915245118351322411.23729433-21-3
10Sheffield United42161016686411734120531327441.06250421-00-0
11Arsenal4216101661621344381636122346.98387422-10-2
12Tottenham Hotspur4217718505011373422641116281.00000410-11-2
13Bolton Wanderers4214121650581182361734141441.86207401-12-4
14Blackburn Rovers4214121647621272321925141543.75806401-00-2
15Burnley421662058591236392443141935.98305381-02-8
16Preston North End4213111860641236412618121938.93750373-02-2
17Birmingham City4213111841571047251937111638.71930371-10-2
18Middlesbrough4213101957631146412526131638.90476362-10-4
19Chelsea429181545535133292045121633.84906360-42-2
20Nottingham Forest421382141701227252316141647.5857134
21Stoke City421010224767795281931171948.7014930Relegated0-11-0
22Oldham Athletic421010223565966212014161445.5384630Relegated1-00-2
Points per win: 2

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LEAGUE POSITIONS
GAME COUNTS
Competitive Games:
46
Competitive Goals:
42
Goals per game:
.9
League Games:
42
League Points:
34 out of 84 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
40.5%


GOALS
Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored15 times9 times3 times
Conceded14 times10 times2 times6 times1 time
Won By10 times2 times1 time
Lost By9 times8 times4 times1 time

LEAGUE POSITION ANALYSIS
Analysis of the league positions
This table shows:
(a) how many days we spent in each of the league positions
(b) how we did when we played teams in each of the league positions.

Position days Record against teams in each position
Forest
Pos
Num Days Opp
Pos
PWDLFAPointsResults (Green=win; Blue=draw; Red=loss)
1 12--2250 Liverpool (1-2), Liverpool (1-3)
2 2-------
3 311--102 Burnley (1-0)
42 4211-313 Manchester City (1-1), Manchester City (2-0)
514 531-2392 Oldham Athletic (1-0), Burnley (2-8), Newcastle United (0-1)
67 6-------
714 7-------
8 81--1010 Newcastle United (0-1)
9 92-11351 Birmingham City (1-1), Bolton Wanderers (2-4)
107 10-------
119 11422-416 Sunderland (0-0), Sheffield United (1-0), Aston Villa (3-1), West Bromwich Albion (0-0)
1214 123--3180 Huddersfield Town (1-2), Oldham Athletic (0-2), West Bromwich Albion (0-4)
139 134--41100 Huddersfield Town (0-1), Birmingham City (0-2), Aston Villa (0-4), Cardiff City (1-3)
1410 14-------
1512 1532-1334 Blackburn Rovers (0-2), Blackburn Rovers (1-0), Middlesbrough (2-1)
1617 162-11041 Sheffield United (0-0), Middlesbrough (0-4)
17 1741-3362 Tottenham Hotspur (1-2), Tottenham Hotspur (0-1), Arsenal (2-1), Arsenal (0-2)
1815 184211885 Preston North End (3-0), Chelsea (2-2), Chelsea (0-4), Cardiff City (3-2)
1946 1921-1452 Everton (2-1), Everton (2-4)
2062 201-1-111 Bolton Wanderers (1-1)
2114 212-11231 Preston North End (2-2), Stoke City (0-1)
22 2211--102 Stoke City (1-0)
Not included: Week 1 game against Sunderland (1-0) as all teams were unplaced at the time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
25,000 (Sunderland)
Lowest League Attendance:
12,000 (Bolton Wanderers)
Average League Attendance:
16,482
Highest Cup Attendance:
24,700 (Sheffield United)
Lowest Cup Attendance:
24,700 (Sheffield United)

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
13
Yellow Cards:
0
Red Cards:
0   
Own goals (for):
1   (scored by opponents for us)
Own goals (against):
0   (scored by us for opponents)   
Penalties scored:
3
Penalties conceded:
0
Penalties missed:
0
Penalties saved:
0


GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Bob Masters
League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 26, 1922SunderlandH1-025,0004Spaven (?)
2Mon Aug 28, 1922Huddersfield TownA1-212,00010Martin (?)
3Sat Sep 02, 1922SunderlandA0-025,00010
4Mon Sep 04, 1922Huddersfield TownH0-115,00015
5Sat Sep 09, 1922Oldham AthleticA0-213,00021
6Sat Sep 16, 1922Oldham AthleticH1-015,00016Burton (?)
7Sat Sep 23, 1922Sheffield UnitedH1-017,00013Tinsley (?)
8Sat Sep 30, 1922Sheffield UnitedA0-021,00013
9Thu Oct 05, 1922Bolton WanderersH1-112,00011Nelis (?)
10Sat Oct 07, 1922Preston North EndH3-022,0005Nelis (?, ?), Tinsley (?)
11Sat Oct 14, 1922Preston North EndA2-220,0006Gibson (?), Spaven (?)
12Sat Oct 21, 1922EvertonH2-115,0005Spaven (?, ?)
13Sat Oct 28, 1922EvertonA2-430,0007Spaven (?, ?)
14Sat Nov 04, 1922BurnleyA2-815,00012Martin (? pen), Tinsley (?)
15Sat Nov 11, 1922BurnleyH1-019,9987Martin (? pen)
16Sat Nov 18, 1922Birmingham CityA0-225,00012
17Sat Nov 25, 1922Birmingham CityH1-115,00011Spaven (?)
18Sat Dec 02, 1922Tottenham HotspurA1-215,00014Bulling (?)
19Sat Dec 09, 1922Tottenham HotspurH0-115,00015
20Sat Dec 16, 1922LiverpoolA1-225,00016Parker (?)
21Sat Dec 23, 1922LiverpoolH1-320,00016Parker (?)
22Mon Dec 25, 1922ChelseaA2-235,00016Burton (?), Spaven (?)
23Tue Dec 26, 1922ChelseaH0-425,00018
24Sat Dec 30, 1922Newcastle UnitedH0-112,00020
25Tue Jan 02, 1923Bolton WanderersA2-415,00020Spaven (?), Parker (?)
26Sat Jan 06, 1923Newcastle UnitedA0-125,00020
27Sat Jan 20, 1923Aston VillaH3-120,00020Spaven (?), Green (?), Ball (? OG)
28Sat Jan 27, 1923Aston VillaA0-425,00021
29Sat Feb 03, 1923ArsenalH2-115,00019Flood (?), Martin (?)
30Sat Feb 10, 1923ArsenalA0-220,00020
31Sat Feb 17, 1923Cardiff CityH3-212,00019Belton (?), Green (?), Flood (?)
32Sat Mar 03, 1923West Bromwich AlbionH0-417,13419
33Sat Mar 10, 1923West Bromwich AlbionA0-015,99020
34Sat Mar 17, 1923Blackburn RoversA0-220,00020
35Sat Mar 24, 1923Blackburn RoversH1-012,00020Nelis (?)
36Fri Mar 30, 1923MiddlesbroughH2-118,00019Gibson (?), Tinsley (?)
37Sat Mar 31, 1923Stoke CityA1-015,00018Gibson (?)
38Mon Apr 02, 1923MiddlesbroughA0-415,00018
39Sat Apr 07, 1923Stoke CityH0-112,00019
40Sat Apr 14, 1923Manchester CityA1-114,00019Jones (? pen)
41Sat Apr 21, 1923Manchester CityH2-012,00018Flood (?), Tinsley (?)
42Wed Apr 25, 1923Cardiff CityA1-312,00019Gibson (?)

FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayH/AScoreAttScorers
Sat Jan 13, 1923Sheffield United1H0-024,700
Wed Jan 17, 1923Sheffield United11A0-039,868
Mon Jan 22, 1923Sheffield United12N1-117,480Green (?)
Tue Jan 23, 1923Sheffield United13N0-131,982

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreAttScorers
Sat Feb 24, 1923CorinthiansEnglandH1-25,000Cox (?)
Fri May 04, 1923Lincoln CityEnglandA2-14,000Nelis (?), Gibson (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (4) - £0 Out (6) - £0
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
William 'Bill' ThompsonBoughtBobby ParkerSold
William CoxBoughtJack ArmstrongRetired
Nov 1922Gerry MorganBoughtSummer 1923John GreenSold
Feb 03, 1923Charlie FloodBoughtPeter RonaldSold
Walter BoymanSold
William CoxSold


SQUAD
*Age = Player age on August 1stSeason Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num Player Country Age* P W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GK Alfred Bennett England2344
GK Sam Hardy England3942131118
Defenders
D Fred Parker England28297814
D Harold Bulling England351110141
D Harry Jones England31431211201
D John Green134543
D William 'Bill' Thompson9117
Midfielders
M Gerry Morgan N. Ireland23328717
M Joe Mills England274121
M Peter Ronald England2211
M Sid Gibson England2339129184
MWilliam Cox11
Forwards
F Bobby Parker Scotland311513113
FCharlie Flood England26146263
F George Dennis England245113
F Henry Martin England30401110194
F Jack Armstrong England38312
F Jack Spaven England30351081710
FJackie Belton England2732108141
F Noah Burton England25451310222
F Patrick Nelis N. Ireland233388174
F Percy Barratt England23422
F Walter Boyman England303111
F Walter Tinsley England302510695


GOALSCORERS


Number of different scorers: 14
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames
10Jack Spaven35
5Walter Tinsley25
4 (2)Henry Martin40
4Patrick Nelis33
4Sid Gibson39
3Bobby Parker15
3Charlie Flood14
3John Green13
2Noah Burton45
1Harold Bulling35
1 (1)Harry Jones43
1Jackie Belton32
1Own Goals46


LEAGUE DOUBLES (FOR)
Home and away victories for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score



LEAGUE DOUBLES (AGAINST)
Home and away losses for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Huddersfield TownMon Aug 28, 1922Away1-2Mon Sep 04, 1922Home0-1
LiverpoolSat Dec 16, 1922Away1-2Sat Dec 23, 1922Home1-3
Newcastle UnitedSat Dec 30, 1922Home0-1Sat Jan 06, 1923Away0-1
Tottenham HotspurSat Dec 02, 1922Away1-2Sat Dec 09, 1922Home0-1