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SEASON: 1925-26


Prev Season: 1924-25
This Season: 1925-26
Next Season: 1926-27
DIVISION:
English Second Division (Tier 2)

MANAGER(s):
John Baynes

FA Cup:
Quarter Final (Bolton Wanderers (Old Trafford) 0-1)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Sid Gibson (11 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
48

Competitive Goals:
57

Goals per game:
1.2



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42

League Points:
36 out of 84 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
42.9%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored19 times8 times2 times4 times
Conceded8 times11 times4 times4 times3 times
Won By6 times8 times1 time2 times
Lost By5 times6 times6 times3 times1 time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
19,549

Lowest League Attendance:
3,460

Average League Attendance:
8,965

Highest Cup Attendance:
0

Lowest Cup Attendance:
0


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
18

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
0

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
0

Penalties saved:
0


END OF SEASON TABLE



SECOND DIVISION (Tier 2) Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHome Away
1The Wednesday42276988481902611786727311.83360Promoted as Champions2-00-2
2Derby County422571077421722571785820251.83357Promoted1-20-2
3Chelsea421914976491074422297534271.551521-50-0
4Wolverhampton Wanderers4221714846015425515631229451.400491-40-4
5Swansea Town42191112775713625016651027411.351490-20-3
6Blackpool42171114766912634116551135531.101451-10-3
7Oldham Athletic4218816746214435224441322381.194441-13-8
8Port Vale4219617796915335318431426511.145442-01-1
9South Shields4218816746511645029721224361.138444-11-3
10Middlesbrough4221219776814165628711321401.132441-00-1
11Portsmouth42171015797412454827561031471.068443-11-5
12Preston North End421871771841722542815151756.845434-00-2
13Hull City4216917636111464019551123421.033414-01-4
14Southampton4215819636311283925461124381.000381-20-2
15Darlington421410187277957513155112146.935382-00-0
16Bradford City421310194766957282645121940.712360-01-0
17Nottingham Forest421482051731146382534141348.69936
18Barnsley4212121858841074382225142062.690364-21-4
19Fulham421112194677867322936121448.597342-22-0
20Clapton Orient42129215065867302143142044.769331-01-0
21Stoke City42128225477858322343142254.70132Relegated1-21-1
22Stockport County4289255197876342802191769.52625Relegated2-00-3

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 29, 1925DarlingtonA0-0Draw13,47813
2Mon Aug 31, 1925ChelseaH1-5Loss9,98115Harrow (? OG)
3Sat Sep 05, 1925BlackpoolH1-1Draw8,68317Galloway (?)
4Mon Sep 07, 1925ChelseaA0-0Draw22,35215
5Sat Sep 12, 1925SouthamptonA0-2Loss9,30417
6Sat Sep 19, 1925Wolverhampton WanderersH1-4Loss3,46019Marshall (?)
7Sat Sep 26, 1925Derby CountyH1-2Loss19,54920Burton (?)
8Sat Oct 03, 1925Bradford CityA1-0Win16,33818Gibson (?)
9Sat Oct 10, 1925Port ValeH2-0Win10,64219Galloway (?), Flood (?)
10Mon Oct 12, 1925Hull CityA1-4Loss4,83919Gibson (?)
11Sat Oct 17, 1925Swansea TownA0-3Loss16,84519
12Sat Oct 24, 1925The WednesdayH2-0Win12,24419Spaven (?), Burton (?)
13Sat Oct 31, 1925MiddlesbroughA0-1Loss16,49019
14Sat Nov 07, 1925PortsmouthH3-1Win4,12018Morgan (?), Galloway (?), Flood (?)
15Sat Nov 14, 1925Stockport CountyA0-3Loss7,70618
16Sat Nov 21, 1925FulhamH2-2Draw6,48119Gibson (?), Spaven (?)
17Sat Nov 28, 1925South ShieldsA1-3Loss4,29319Stocks (?)
18Sat Dec 05, 1925Preston North EndH4-0Win6,64819Morgan (?), Gibson (?, ?), Hodgkinson (?)
19Sat Dec 12, 1925Stoke CityA1-1Draw9,08219Gibson (?)
20Sat Dec 19, 1925Oldham AthleticH1-1Draw7,20918Gibson (?)
21Fri Dec 25, 1925BarnsleyH4-2Win10,53717Morgan (?), Walker (?, ?), Galloway (?)
22Mon Dec 28, 1925BarnsleyA1-4Loss6,04718Jones (?)
23Sat Jan 02, 1926DarlingtonH2-0Win8,70317Walker (?), Galloway (?)
24Sat Jan 16, 1926BlackpoolA0-3Loss6,68619
25Sat Jan 23, 1926SouthamptonH1-2Loss6,78119Barratt (?)
26Sat Feb 06, 1926Derby CountyA0-2Loss19,07619
27Mon Feb 08, 1926Wolverhampton WanderersA0-4Loss4,94019
28Sat Feb 13, 1926Bradford CityH0-0Draw8,03620
29Sat Feb 27, 1926Swansea TownH0-2Loss13,35420
30Sat Mar 13, 1926MiddlesbroughH1-0Win10,67521Flood (?)
31Sat Mar 20, 1926PortsmouthA1-5Loss12,47421Flood (?)
32Mon Mar 22, 1926The WednesdayA0-2Loss9,97521
33Sat Mar 27, 1926Stockport CountyH2-0Win6,91321Barratt (?), Flood (?)
34Fri Apr 02, 1926Clapton OrientA1-0Win15,69518Gibson (?)
35Sat Apr 03, 1926FulhamA2-0Win19,34618Barratt (?), Gibson (?)
36Mon Apr 05, 1926Clapton OrientH1-0Win13,37618Lynas (?)
37Sat Apr 10, 1926South ShieldsH4-1Win8,15618Gibson (?), Stocks (?, ?), Burton (?)
38Mon Apr 12, 1926Port ValeA1-1Draw5,20717Stocks (?)
39Sat Apr 17, 1926Preston North EndA0-2Loss8,45017
40Wed Apr 21, 1926Hull CityH4-0Win4,70616Barratt (?), Stocks (?), Burton (?), Lynas (?)
41Sat Apr 24, 1926Stoke CityH1-2Loss8,02717Stocks (?)
42Sat May 01, 1926Oldham AthleticA3-8Loss3,96617Stocks (?), Burton (?, ?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 09, 1926Bradford City3H1-0Win-Gibson (?)
Sat Jan 30, 1926Swindon Town4H2-0Win-Walker (?, ?)
Sat Feb 20, 1926Southend United5A1-0Win-Walker (?)
Sat Mar 06, 1926Bolton WanderersQuarterH2-2Draw-Stocks (?), Burton (?)
Wed Mar 10, 1926Bolton WanderersQuarterY1A0-0Draw-
Mon Mar 15, 1926Bolton WanderersQuarterY2N0-1Loss-


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Oct 28, 1925Notts CountyEnglandA2-2Draw-Galloway (?, ?)
Mon May 03, 1926Northampton TownEnglandA1-1Draw-Stocks (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and after the season.
In (7) In (9)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Henry MarsdenBoughtArthur TilfordSold
J Scott (1926)BoughtBobby ParkerSold
Joseph AshworthBoughtHarry MarshallSold
Joseph TaylorBoughtJ Scott (1926)Sold
Ralph LynasBoughtJack SpavenSold
Vincent HodgkinsonBoughtJoseph AshworthSold
Jun 01, 1925Charlie JonesBoughtVincent HodgkinsonSold
Apr 17, 1926Charlie FloodSold
May 01, 1927Alfred BennettSold


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKAlfred Bennett211
GKLen Langford4617920
DBobby Parker422
DHenry Marsden6114
DWilliam 'Bill' Thompson4316918
MArthur Tilford7313
MGerry Morgan43178183
MJ Scott (1926)11
MJohn Saxton321
MJoseph Taylor11
MSid Gibson4617101911
FBob Wallace3814915
FCharlie Flood2363145
FCharlie Jones37167141
FCyril Stocks2110388
FDuncan Walker95226
FHarry Marshall3121
FJack Spaven112362
FJackie Belton4717921
FJoseph Ashworth321
FNoah Burton2896137
FPercy Barratt471710204
FRalph Lynas218492
FRandolph Galloway29107125
FVincent Hodgkinson91261


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
11Sid Gibson46
8Cyril Stocks21
7Noah Burton28
6Duncan Walker9
5Charlie Flood23
5Randolph Galloway29
4Percy Barratt47
3Gerry Morgan43
2Jack Spaven11
2Ralph Lynas21
1Charlie Jones37
1Harry Marshall3
1Vincent Hodgkinson9



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1925-26

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Clapton OrientFri Apr 02, 1926A1-0Mon Apr 05, 1926H1-0