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SEASON: 1950-51


Prev Season: 1949-50
Next Season: 1951-52
DIVISION:
English Third Division (South) (Tier 3)

MANAGER(s):
Billy Walker

FA Cup:
2nd Round (Rotherham United (A) 1-3)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Wally Ardron (36 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
48

Competitive Goals:
117

Goals per game:
2.4



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
46

League Points:
70 out of 92 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
76.1%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored7 times19 times5 times6 times5 times
Conceded18 times7 times4 times
Won By9 times10 times4 times3 times5 times
Lost By5 times2 times

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
33,472 (League - Millwall)

Lowest League Attendance:
12,923 (League - Crystal Palace)

Average League Attendance:
22,636

Highest Cup Attendance:
-

Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISC
Clean Sheets:
19

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION THREE SOUTHHomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Nottingham Forest46301061104016615717144553232.75070Promoted as Champions
2Norwich City462514782451661421498640311.822644-20-2
3Reading4621151088531562571769831361.660571-12-0
4Plymouth Argyle4624913855516525419841131361.545574-12-0
5Millwall46231013805715625223841128341.404562-01-1
6Bristol Rovers46201511644215714618581018241.524552-12-0
7Southend United46211015926915446427661128421.333523-02-3
8Ipswich Town4623617695815444824821321341.190520-03-1
9Bournemouth & Boscombe Ath.4622717655717514916521616411.14051--
10Bristol City46201115645915444125571123341.085510-03-0
11Newport County4619918777013464825651229451.100472-12-0
12Port Vale4616131760651364352437132541.923452-11-1
13Brighton and Hove Albion4613171671791184513129122048.899434-02-1
14Exeter City461862262851148333072142955.729422-25-0
15Walsall4615102152621247322036142042.839404-02-0
16Colchester United4614122063761256432527142051.829400-02-0
17Swindon Town461842455671544381730201750.821402-13-2
18Aldershot4615102156881184372042171968.636407-00-1
19Leyton Orient461582353751328362826151747.707380-14-0
20Torquay United461492364811328473917151742.790373-12-3
21Northampton Town461016205567896393027141637.821362-22-2
22Gillingham4613924691011076413032182871.683359-24-1
23Watford469112654888510292816162560.614292-11-1
24Crystal Palace468112733846512183926151545.393271-06-1
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 19, 1950Newport CountyA2-0Win16,5951Somerton Park
2Wed Aug 23, 1950Brighton and Hove AlbionH4-0Win22,3121
3Sat Aug 26, 1950Norwich CityH4-2Win28,2501
4Wed Aug 30, 1950Brighton and Hove AlbionA2-1Win13,6651Goldstone Ground
5Sat Sep 02, 1950Northampton TownA2-2Draw17,8871County Ground (Northampton)
6Wed Sep 06, 1950Plymouth ArgyleH4-1Win17,6941
7Sat Sep 09, 1950Port ValeH2-1Win29,2951
8Wed Sep 13, 1950Plymouth ArgyleA2-0Win20,1461Home Park
9Sat Sep 16, 1950ReadingA2-0Win19,3411Elm Park
10Sat Sep 23, 1950Torquay UnitedA2-3Loss10,9091Plainmoor
11Sat Sep 30, 1950AldershotH7-0Win15,8411
12Sat Oct 07, 1950Ipswich TownH0-0Draw26,6682
13Sat Oct 14, 1950Leyton OrientA4-0Win15,3481Brisbane Road
14Sat Oct 21, 1950WalsallH4-0Win26,4541
15Sat Oct 28, 1950WatfordA1-1Draw14,6991Vicarage Road
16Sat Nov 04, 1950MillwallH2-0Win33,4721
17Sat Nov 11, 1950Bristol CityA3-0Win32,8781Ashton Gate
18Sat Nov 18, 1950GillinghamH9-2Win20,6391
19Sat Dec 02, 1950Exeter CityH2-2Draw24,1281
20Sat Dec 23, 1950Norwich CityA0-2Loss29,8181Carrow Road
21Mon Dec 25, 1950Colchester UnitedH0-0Draw20,1111
22Tue Dec 26, 1950Colchester UnitedA2-0Win12,8741Layer Road
23Sat Jan 06, 1951Crystal PalaceH1-0Win12,9231
24Sat Jan 13, 1951Port ValeA1-1Draw13,1481Vale Park
25Sat Jan 20, 1951ReadingH1-1Draw24,2061
26Sat Jan 27, 1951Crystal PalaceA6-1Win17,1791Selhurst Park
27Sat Feb 03, 1951Torquay UnitedH3-1Win20,9651
28Sat Feb 10, 1951Bournemouth and Boscombe AthleticA2-3Loss15,8821Dean Court
29Sat Feb 17, 1951AldershotA0-1Loss8,5431Recreation Ground
30Sat Feb 24, 1951Ipswich TownA3-1Win17,6201Portman Road
31Sat Mar 03, 1951Leyton OrientH0-1Loss22,5041
32Sat Mar 10, 1951WalsallA2-0Win14,2471Fellows Park
33Sat Mar 17, 1951WatfordH2-1Win14,9441
34Sat Mar 24, 1951MillwallA1-1Draw21,9811The Old Den
35Mon Mar 26, 1951Bristol RoversH2-1Win27,2451
36Sat Mar 31, 1951Bristol CityH0-0Draw16,8111
37Sat Apr 07, 1951GillinghamA4-1Win13,8451Priestfield Stadium
38Tue Apr 10, 1951Southend UnitedA2-3Loss9,5131Greyhound Park
39Sat Apr 14, 1951Bournemouth and Boscombe AthleticH1-0Win22,4282
40Wed Apr 18, 1951Swindon TownH2-1Win27,6442
41Sat Apr 21, 1951Exeter CityA5-0Win11,0031St. James Park (Exeter)
42Wed Apr 25, 1951Northampton TownH2-2Draw27,2441
43Sat Apr 28, 1951Southend UnitedH3-0Win17,3841
44Wed May 02, 1951Newport CountyH2-1Win21,4681
45Thu May 03, 1951Bristol RoversA2-0Win27,6761Eastville Stadium
46Sat May 05, 1951Swindon TownA3-2Win10,7071County Ground (Swindon)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Nov 25, 1950Torquay United1H6-1Win-
Wed Dec 06, 1950Rotherham United2A1-3Loss-Millmoor


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat May 12, 1951RC MalinesBelgiumH3-1Win-From Belgium



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHarry Walker4831107
DGeoff Thomas (1944-60)4730107
DHorace Gager48311072
DJames Clarke11
MBill Whare422697
MJack Burkitt44271071
MJack Hutchinson651
MJohn Anderson871
MWally Ardron473010736
FCollin Collindridge483110717
FFreddie Scott483110711
FJohn Love4311
FRoland 'Tot' Leverton2215526
FTom Johnson34226618
FTommy Capel37239524
FWilliam Morley4428106


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
36Wally Ardron47
24Tommy Capel37
18Tom Johnson34
17Collin Collindridge48
11Freddie Scott48
6Roland 'Tot' Leverton22
2Horace Gager48
1Jack Burkitt44
1John Love4



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1950-51

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Brighton and Hove AlbionWed Aug 23, 1950H4-0Wed Aug 30, 1950A2-1
Bristol RoversMon Mar 26, 1951H2-1Thu May 03, 1951A2-0
Crystal PalaceSat Jan 06, 1951H1-0Sat Jan 27, 1951A6-1
GillinghamSat Nov 18, 1950H9-2Sat Apr 07, 1951A4-1
Newport CountySat Aug 19, 1950A2-0Wed May 02, 1951H2-1
Plymouth ArgyleWed Sep 06, 1950H4-1Wed Sep 13, 1950A2-0
Swindon TownWed Apr 18, 1951H2-1Sat May 05, 1951A3-2
WalsallSat Oct 21, 1950H4-0Sat Mar 10, 1951A2-0