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SEASON: 1926-27


Prev Season: 1925-26
Next Season: 1927-28
DIVISION:
English Second Division (Tier 2)

MANAGER(s):
John Baynes

FA Cup:
4th Round (Wolverhampton Wanderers (A) 0-2)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Sid Gibson (17 goal)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
44

Competitive Goals:
82

Goals per game:
1.9



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42

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

Points Percentage:
59.5%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored11 times12 times6 times3 times3 times
Conceded19 times9 times4 times2 times
Won By4 times10 times2 times2 times1 time
Lost By5 times4 times1 time1 time

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
30,616 (League - Portsmouth)

Lowest League Attendance:
4,659 (League - Grimsby Town)

Average League Attendance:
12,764

Highest Cup Attendance:
-

Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISC
Clean Sheets:
10

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION TWOHomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Middlesbrough422787122601821782396644372.03362Promoted as Champions4-30-1
2Portsmouth422381187491443581794829321.77654Promoted1-00-0
3Manchester City42221010108611533652377743381.770543-31-1
4Chelsea4220121062521371401775922351.192524-10-2
5Nottingham Forest4218141080551461572348923321.45550
6Preston North End4220913747214435429651020431.028497-00-1
7Hull City4220715635213444319731120331.212473-12-1
8Port Vale4216131388781164502657938521.128450-32-0
9Blackpool4218816958013536526531330541.188442-02-2
10Oldham Athletic421961774841236503773112447.881441-13-3
11Barnsley4217916888713535623441332641.011433-12-0
12Swansea Town4216111568721353442136122451.944432-21-2
13Southampton421512156062984352264112540.968423-10-1
14Reading421681864721416472027121752.889405-10-4
15Wolverhampton Wanderers421472173751047543043141945.973351-10-2
16Notts County421552270961146452441162572.729352-02-1
17Grimsby Town421112197491678393955113552.813341-11-1
18Fulham421382158921146393124151961.630342-01-2
19South Shields4211112071961083492513172271.740334-21-1
20Clapton Orient42127236096939373534142361.625311-12-2
21Darlington421262479981038534223162656.80630Relegated5-12-4
22Bradford City42792650886411302815152060.56823Relegated3-01-1
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 28, 1926BlackpoolH2-0Win11,5424
2Mon Aug 30, 1926FulhamA1-2Loss12,1669Craven Cottage
3Sat Sep 04, 1926ReadingA0-4Loss17,54816Elm Park
4Mon Sep 06, 1926Grimsby TownH1-1Draw4,65912
5Sat Sep 11, 1926Swansea TownH2-2Draw10,71614
6Sat Sep 18, 1926Notts CountyA2-1Win18,53913Meadow Lane
7Sat Sep 25, 1926BarnsleyA2-0Win4,8299Oakwell
8Sat Oct 02, 1926Manchester CityH3-3Draw15,12111
9Thu Oct 07, 1926FulhamH2-0Win7,4897
10Sat Oct 09, 1926DarlingtonA2-4Loss5,75410Feethams
11Sat Oct 16, 1926MiddlesbroughH4-3Win11,2629
12Sat Oct 23, 1926Clapton OrientA2-2Draw12,7099Millfields Road
13Sat Oct 30, 1926Wolverhampton WanderersH1-1Draw10,91310
14Sat Nov 06, 1926Hull CityA2-1Win7,2568Anlaby Road
15Sat Nov 13, 1926South ShieldsH4-2Win8,0547Percy Barratt benefit
16Sat Nov 20, 1926Preston North EndA0-1Loss15,8348Deepdale
17Sat Nov 27, 1926ChelseaH4-1Win12,8417
18Sat Dec 04, 1926Bradford CityA1-1Draw14,3717Valley Parade
19Sat Dec 11, 1926SouthamptonH3-1Win13,8267
20Sat Dec 18, 1926Port ValeA2-0Win8,0465The Old Recreation Ground
21Sat Dec 25, 1926PortsmouthA0-0Draw19,7294Fratton Park
22Mon Dec 27, 1926PortsmouthH1-0Win30,6163
23Sat Jan 01, 1927Grimsby TownA1-1Draw13,4062Blundell Park
24Sat Jan 15, 1927BlackpoolA2-2Draw7,5363Bloomfield Road
25Sat Jan 22, 1927ReadingH5-1Win11,4583
26Sat Feb 05, 1927Notts CountyH2-0Win25,5783
27Sat Feb 12, 1927BarnsleyH3-1Win11,2982
28Sat Feb 19, 1927Manchester CityA1-1Draw48,6892Maine Road
29Sat Feb 26, 1927DarlingtonH5-1Win14,8132
30Sat Mar 05, 1927MiddlesbroughA0-1Loss33,3542Ayresome Park
31Thu Mar 10, 1927Swansea TownA1-2Loss8,7352Vetch Field
32Sat Mar 12, 1927Clapton OrientH1-1Draw11,7842
33Sat Mar 19, 1927Wolverhampton WanderersA0-2Loss15,5345Molineux
34Sat Mar 26, 1927Hull CityH3-1Win10,0073
35Sat Apr 02, 1927South ShieldsA1-1Draw5,4584Horsley Hill
36Sat Apr 09, 1927Preston North EndH7-0Win13,9463
37Fri Apr 15, 1927Oldham AthleticH1-1Draw19,6853
38Sat Apr 16, 1927ChelseaA0-2Loss44,8554Stamford Bridge
39Mon Apr 18, 1927Oldham AthleticA3-3Draw13,1536Boundary Park
40Sat Apr 23, 1927Bradford CityH3-0Win6,9814
41Sat Apr 30, 1927SouthamptonA0-1Loss7,1364The Dell
42Sat May 07, 1927Port ValeH0-3Loss5,4555


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 08, 1927Ashington3A2-0Win-Portland Park
Sat Jan 29, 1927Wolverhampton Wanderers4A0-2Loss-Molineux


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Mon May 09, 1927Northampton TownEnglandA1-0Win-Northampton Hospital Cup



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKLen Langford44191411
DHenry Marsden211
DWilliam 'Bill' Thompson42181410
MAlbert Harrison
MGerry Morgan44191411
MJohn Saxton10343
MJoseph Taylor11
MSid Gibson4319131117
MTom Turner
FAlf Townsend83321
FBob Wallace41181211
FCharlie Jones321481011
FCliff Price156635
FCyril Stocks4018121015
FDuncan Walker2112
FEbor Reed5122
FHarold Wadsworth
FJackie Belton35161181
FJoseph Laws62311
FNoah Burton351611813
FPercy Barratt441914118
FRalph Lynas11
FRandolph Galloway3121
FTed Linley31141075


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
17Sid Gibson43
15Cyril Stocks40
13Noah Burton35
11Charlie Jones32
8Percy Barratt44
5Cliff Price15
5Ted Linley31
2Duncan Walker2
1Alf Townsend8
1Jackie Belton35
1Joseph Laws6
1Randolph Galloway3



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1926-27

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
BarnsleySat Sep 25, 1926A2-0Sat Feb 12, 1927H3-1
Hull CitySat Nov 06, 1926A2-1Sat Mar 26, 1927H3-1
Notts CountySat Sep 18, 1926A2-1Sat Feb 05, 1927H2-0