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SEASON: 1928-29


Prev Season: 1927-28
Next Season: 1929-30
DIVISION:
English Second Division (Tier 2)

MANAGER(s):
John Baynes

FA Cup:
2nd Round (Swansea Town (H) 1-2)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Sam Jennings (17 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
44

Competitive Goals:
74

Goals per game:
1.7



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42

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

Points Percentage:
50.0%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored16 times11 times6 times2 times2 times
Conceded17 times14 times5 times2 times1 time
Won By7 times4 times5 times
Lost By9 times3 times2 times2 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
18,811

Lowest League Attendance:
4,416

Average League Attendance:
9,495

Highest Cup Attendance:
19,211

Lowest Cup Attendance:
19,211


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
5

Red cards:
1

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
0

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
2

Penalties saved:
2



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
1Middlesbrough422211992571443542287638351.61455Promoted as Champions1-10-1
2Grimsby Town4224513826116234924831033371.34453Promoted0-12-2
3Bradford Park Avenue4222416887018216222421526481.257483-21-1
4Southampton4217141174601263482258826381.233481-11-2
5Notts County4219914786513445124651027411.200471-21-1
6Stoke City42171213745112724616551128351.451461-51-1
7West Bromwich Albion4219815807913445025641130541.013461-20-3
8Blackpool4219716927613444918631243581.211452-02-2
9Chelsea4217101564651065403074102435.985443-00-3
10Tottenham Hotspur421791675811632502616142555.926432-21-2
11Nottingham Forest421512157170867343376837371.01442
12Hull City421314155863885382456102039.921403-11-0
13Preston North End421591878791263582733152052.987394-12-3
14Millwall421671971861047433563122851.826390-41-1
15Reading421591863861236483036121556.733391-23-0
16Barnsley4216620696612455128421518381.045381-32-1
17Wolverhampton Wanderers42157207781966413161143650.951372-13-2
18Oldham Athletic421652154751524372413171751.720373-12-1
18Oldham Athletic421652154751524372413171751.720373-10-2
19Swansea Town4213101962751236462617131649.827362-15-3
20Bristol City4213101958721164372524152147.806361-15-2
21Port Vale421542371861416532513171861.82634Relegated2-22-4
22Clapton Orient421282244721047292524151547.61132Relegated0-04-1
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosNotes
1Sat Aug 25, 1928Stoke CityH1-5Loss14,54820Burton (?)
2Mon Aug 27, 1928Clapton OrientA4-1Win6,18513Stocks (?), Burton (?, ?), Morton (?)
3Sat Sep 01, 1928Grimsby TownA2-2Draw12,33011Stocks (?), Jennings (?)
4Wed Sep 05, 1928Clapton OrientH0-0Draw7,5429
5Sat Sep 08, 1928Bradford Park AvenueH3-2Win9,6796Gibson (?, ?), Stocks (?)
6Sat Sep 15, 1928Swansea TownA5-3Win12,2046Dickinson (?, ?), Jennings (?, ?, ?)
7Sat Sep 22, 1928BlackpoolH2-0Win12,6155Dickinson (?), Jennings (?)
8Sat Sep 29, 1928ChelseaA0-3Loss38,1396
9Sat Oct 06, 1928BarnsleyH1-3Loss14,78510Dickinson (?)
10Sat Oct 13, 1928Bristol CityA5-2Win14,0397Stocks (?), Jennings (?, ?, ?), Dickinson (?)
11Sat Oct 20, 1928Notts CountyA1-1Draw22,2498Harrison (?)
12Sat Oct 27, 1928MillwallH0-4Loss5,30811
13Sat Nov 03, 1928Port ValeA2-4Loss9,93613Jennings (?, ?)
14Sat Nov 10, 1928SouthamptonH1-1Draw4,80813Burton (?)
15Sat Nov 17, 1928Tottenham HotspurA1-2Loss23,38415Burton (?)
16Sat Nov 24, 1928ReadingH1-2Loss6,22317Jennings (?)
17Sat Dec 01, 1928Preston North EndA2-3Loss16,22017Jennings (?), Morton (?)
18Sat Dec 08, 1928MiddlesbroughH1-1Draw8,83718Heathcock (?)
Sat Dec 15, 1928Oldham AthleticA2-1-18Jennings (?), Heathcock (?)
19Sat Dec 22, 1928Hull CityH3-1Win6,75817Heathcock (?, ?), Morton (?)
20Tue Dec 25, 1928Wolverhampton WanderersA3-2Win14,45514Howie (?), Heathcock (?, ?)
21Wed Dec 26, 1928Wolverhampton WanderersH2-1Win18,81113Heathcock (?), Morton (?)
22Sat Dec 29, 1928Stoke CityA1-1Draw8,14614Heslop (?)
23Tue Jan 01, 1929Oldham AthleticA0-2Loss15,50514
24Sat Jan 05, 1929Grimsby TownH0-1Loss7,36114
25Sat Jan 19, 1929Bradford Park AvenueA1-1Draw6,99714Stocks (?)
26Sat Feb 02, 1929BlackpoolA2-2Draw6,99714Stocks (?), Burton (?)
27Sat Feb 09, 1929ChelseaH3-0Win10,82913Stocks (?, ?), Burton (?)
28Sat Feb 16, 1929BarnsleyA2-1Win3,68811Lennox (?), Burton (?)
29Wed Feb 20, 1929Swansea TownH2-1Win5,8729Stocks (?), Heslop (?)
30Sat Feb 23, 1929Bristol CityH1-1Draw8,29610Harrison (?)
31Sat Mar 02, 1929Notts CountyH1-2Loss18,43811Burton (?)
32Sat Mar 09, 1929MillwallA1-1Draw24,59111Jennings (?)
33Sat Mar 16, 1929Port ValeH2-2Draw7,38811Jennings (?), Heslop (?)
34Sat Mar 23, 1929SouthamptonA1-2Loss10,15811Stocks (?)
35Fri Mar 29, 1929West Bromwich AlbionH1-2Loss13,17012Jennings (?)
36Sat Mar 30, 1929Tottenham HotspurH2-2Draw8,50412Thompson (?), Burton (?)
37Mon Apr 01, 1929West Bromwich AlbionA0-3Loss12,06513
38Sat Apr 06, 1929ReadingA3-0Win10,31513Heathcock (?, ?), Thompson (?)
39Sat Apr 13, 1929Preston North EndH4-1Win5,21311Wallace (?), Heathcock (?, ?, ?)
40Sat Apr 20, 1929MiddlesbroughA0-1Loss18,22013
41Sat Apr 27, 1929Oldham AthleticH3-1Win4,41611Heathcock (?, ?), Thompson (?)
42Sat May 04, 1929Hull CityA1-0Win4,29411Heathcock (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Sat Jan 12, 1929Swansea Town3H1-2Loss19,211Jennings (?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttNotes
Wed Nov 14, 1928ArsenalEnglandA1-0Win-Jennings (?)
Mon Apr 22, 1929ChesterfieldEnglandA1-1Draw-Heathcock (?)



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKArthur Dexter15438
GKLen Langford291198
GKPercy Ashton
DGeorge Goucher11
DHenry Marsden22
DWilliam 'Bill' Thompson431512151
DWilliam Brown (1928)4121
MAlbert Harrison247892
MBilly McKinlay40141015
MCharles Howie185481
MDavid Cameron10514
MGerry Morgan17565
MJoe Heathcock1774515
MJohn Venters
MSid Gibson52212
MTom Turner11
MWilliam Lennox95311
FBert Hales321
FBilly Dickinson5325
FBob Morton289994
FBob Wallace176561
FCyril Stocks341291310
FEric Hague5113
FNoah Burton31891310
FNorman Thompson8622
FPercy Barratt238681
FRobert Heslop248793
FSam Jennings29881217
FTommy Graham42151115


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
17Sam Jennings29
15Joe Heathcock17
10Cyril Stocks34
10Noah Burton31
5Billy Dickinson5
4Bob Morton28
3Robert Heslop24
2Albert Harrison24
2Norman Thompson8
2Sid Gibson5
1Bob Wallace17
1Charles Howie18
1William 'Bill' Thompson43
1William Lennox9



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1928-29

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Hull CitySat Dec 22, 1928H3-1Sat May 04, 1929A1-0
Swansea TownSat Sep 15, 1928A5-3Wed Feb 20, 1929H2-1
Wolverhampton WanderersTue Dec 25, 1928A3-2Wed Dec 26, 1928H2-1