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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 goals)


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 (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
30,616

Lowest League Attendance:
4,659

Average League Attendance:
12,764

Highest Cup Attendance:
0

Lowest Cup Attendance:
0


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
10

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
1

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
3

Penalties saved:
3



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/AScoreResultAttPosNotes
1Sat Aug 28, 1926BlackpoolH2-0Win11,5424Burton (?, ?)
2Mon Aug 30, 1926FulhamA1-2Loss12,1669Barratt (?)
3Sat Sep 04, 1926ReadingA0-4Loss17,54816
4Mon Sep 06, 1926Grimsby TownH1-1Draw4,65912Burton (?)
5Sat Sep 11, 1926Swansea TownH2-2Draw10,71614Barratt (?), Jones (?)
6Sat Sep 18, 1926Notts CountyA2-1Win18,53913Stocks (?, ?)
7Sat Sep 25, 1926BarnsleyA2-0Win4,8299Gibson (?), Burton (?)
8Sat Oct 02, 1926Manchester CityH3-3Draw15,12111Laws (?), Burton (?), Jones (?)
9Thu Oct 07, 1926FulhamH2-0Win7,4897Gibson (?, ?)
10Sat Oct 09, 1926DarlingtonA2-4Loss5,75410Gibson (?), Burton (?)
11Sat Oct 16, 1926MiddlesbroughH4-3Win11,2629Barratt (?), Gibson (?), Jones (?, ?)
12Sat Oct 23, 1926Clapton OrientA2-2Draw12,7099Jones (?), Linley (?)
13Sat Oct 30, 1926Wolverhampton WanderersH1-1Draw10,91310Linley (?)
14Sat Nov 06, 1926Hull CityA2-1Win7,2568Stocks (?), Linley (?)
15Sat Nov 13, 1926South ShieldsH4-2Win8,0547Gibson (?), Stocks (?, ?), Jones (?)
16Sat Nov 20, 1926Preston North EndA0-1Loss15,8348
17Sat Nov 27, 1926ChelseaH4-1Win12,8417Barratt (?), Stocks (?), Burton (?), Jones (?)
18Sat Dec 04, 1926Bradford CityA1-1Draw14,3717Linley (?)
19Sat Dec 11, 1926SouthamptonH3-1Win13,8267Gibson (?), Stocks (?, ?)
20Sat Dec 18, 1926Port ValeA2-0Win8,0465Gibson (?), Stocks (?)
21Sat Dec 25, 1926PortsmouthA0-0Draw19,7294
22Mon Dec 27, 1926PortsmouthH1-0Win30,6163Price (?)
23Sat Jan 01, 1927Grimsby TownA1-1Draw13,4062Burton (?)
24Sat Jan 15, 1927BlackpoolA2-2Draw7,5363Barratt (?), Burton (?)
25Sat Jan 22, 1927ReadingH5-1Win11,4583Gibson (?), Stocks (?, ?), Burton (?), Price (?)
26Sat Feb 05, 1927Notts CountyH2-0Win25,5783Barratt (?), Gibson (?)
27Sat Feb 12, 1927BarnsleyH3-1Win11,2982Barratt (?), Stocks (?), Burton (?)
28Sat Feb 19, 1927Manchester CityA1-1Draw48,6892Gibson (?)
29Sat Feb 26, 1927DarlingtonH5-1Win14,8132Gibson (?), Galloway (?), Jones (?), Linley (?), MacLachlan (? OG)
30Sat Mar 05, 1927MiddlesbroughA0-1Loss33,3542
31Thu Mar 10, 1927Swansea TownA1-2Loss8,7352Burton (?)
32Sat Mar 12, 1927Clapton OrientH1-1Draw11,7842Jones (?)
33Sat Mar 19, 1927Wolverhampton WanderersA0-2Loss15,5345
34Sat Mar 26, 1927Hull CityH3-1Win10,0073Gibson (?), Price (?), Jones (?)
35Sat Apr 02, 1927South ShieldsA1-1Draw5,4584Gibson (?)
36Sat Apr 09, 1927Preston North EndH7-0Win13,9463Barratt (? pen), Gibson (?), Stocks (?, ?), Walker (?, ?), Price (?)
37Fri Apr 15, 1927Oldham AthleticH1-1Draw19,6853Armitage (? OG)
38Sat Apr 16, 1927ChelseaA0-2Loss44,8554
39Mon Apr 18, 1927Oldham AthleticA3-3Draw13,1536Gibson (?), Belton (?), Price (?)
40Sat Apr 23, 1927Bradford CityH3-0Win6,9814Gibson (?), Jones (?), Townsend (?)
41Sat Apr 30, 1927SouthamptonA0-1Loss7,1364
42Sat May 07, 1927Port ValeH0-3Loss5,4555


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Sat Jan 08, 1927Ashington3A2-0Win-Stocks (?), Burton (?)
Sat Jan 29, 1927Wolverhampton Wanderers4A0-2Loss-


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Mon May 09, 1927Northampton TownEnglandA1-0Win-Stocks (?)



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