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SEASON: 1965-66


Prev Season: 1964-65
Next Season: 1966-67
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Johnny Carey

FA Cup:
4th Round (Hull City (A) 0-2)

League Cup:
4th Round ( () -)


Top Goalscorer:
Colin Addison (9 goal)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
44

Competitive Goals:
58

Goals per game:
1.3



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
Scored17 times5 times6 times2 times1 time
Conceded10 times11 times7 times3 times2 times
Won By10 times2 times2 times1 time
Lost By11 times3 times4 times2 times1 time

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
34,750 (League - Everton)

Lowest League Attendance:
16,057 (League - Sunderland)

Average League Attendance:
23,724

Highest Cup Attendance:
-

Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISC
Clean Sheets:
11

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION ONEHomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result Home Away
1Liverpool42269779341722521597527192.32461European Cup1-10-4
2Leeds United422391079381443491595730232.079550-41-2
3Burnley422471179471533452094834271.681551-01-4
4Manchester United421815984591281502067834391.424514-20-0
5Chelsea4222713655311463021113735321.226511-20-1
6West Bromwich Albion4219121191691164583486733351.319503-23-5
7Leicester City422171480651245402893940371.231492-01-2
8Tottenham Hotspur42161214756611645537561020291.136441-03-2
9Sheffield United4216111556591164372555111934.949431-01-1
10Stoke City42151215656412634222361223421.016424-30-1
11Everton4215111656621263391935131743.903411-00-3
12West Ham United421591870831254463334142450.843395-03-0
13Blackpool42149195565957362954121936.846372-13-0
14Arsenal421213176275885363145122644.827370-10-1
15Newcastle United421491950631056262044132443.794371-22-2
16Aston Villa421562169801038393453133046.863361-20-3
17Sheffield Wednesday421482056661164351832162148.848361-01-3
18Nottingham Forest421482056721137312635132546.77836
19Sunderland421482051721326362816141544.708360-02-3
20Fulham42147216785948343753133348.788351-21-1
21Northampton Town421013195592867313227122460.59833Relegated1-13-3
22Blackburn Rovers42843057886114303623162752.64820Relegated0-30-5
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 21, 1965Newcastle UnitedA2-2Draw37,2308St. James Park (Newcastle)
2Tue Aug 24, 1965Manchester UnitedH4-2Win33,7443
3Sat Aug 28, 1965West Bromwich AlbionH3-2Win27,3661
4Wed Sep 01, 1965Manchester UnitedA0-0Draw40,0273Old Trafford
5Sat Sep 04, 1965Leeds UnitedA1-2Loss35,5278Elland Road
6Tue Sep 07, 1965ArsenalH0-1Loss30,5409
7Sat Sep 11, 1965Sheffield WednesdayA1-3Loss17,82514Hillsborough
8Tue Sep 14, 1965ArsenalA0-1Loss32,54214Highbury
9Sat Sep 18, 1965Northampton TownH1-1Draw19,66915
10Sat Sep 25, 1965Stoke CityA0-1Loss21,08617Victoria Ground
11Sat Oct 09, 1965West Ham UnitedH5-0Win19,26215
12Sat Oct 16, 1965SunderlandA2-3Loss31,98716Roker Park
13Sat Oct 23, 1965Aston VillaH1-2Loss20,83318
14Sat Oct 30, 1965LiverpoolA0-4Loss38,41820Anfield
15Sat Nov 06, 1965Tottenham HotspurH1-0Win29,61116
16Sat Nov 13, 1965FulhamA1-1Draw13,86317Craven Cottage
17Sat Nov 20, 1965BlackpoolH2-1Win19,54916
18Sat Nov 27, 1965Blackburn RoversA0-5Loss9,83417Ewood Park
19Sat Dec 04, 1965Leicester CityH2-0Win24,43516
20Sat Dec 11, 1965Sheffield UnitedA1-1Draw17,11914Bramall Lane
21Sat Dec 18, 1965SunderlandH0-0Draw16,05714
22Mon Dec 27, 1965EvertonH1-0Win34,75013
23Sat Jan 01, 1966West Ham UnitedA3-0Win25,13112Upton Park
24Sat Jan 08, 1966Sheffield UnitedH1-0Win19,48011
25Sat Jan 15, 1966Aston VillaA0-3Loss14,99313Villa Park
26Sat Jan 29, 1966Newcastle UnitedH1-2Loss21,65913
27Sat Feb 05, 1966West Bromwich AlbionA3-5Loss14,05413The Hawthorns
28Sat Feb 19, 1966Leeds UnitedH0-4Loss26,28315
29Tue Mar 08, 1966BurnleyH1-0Win28,24615
30Sat Mar 12, 1966Northampton TownA3-3Draw18,67015County Ground (Northampton)
31Tue Mar 15, 1966EvertonA0-3Loss37,45515Goodison Park
32Sat Mar 19, 1966Stoke CityH4-3Win21,17515
33Sat Mar 26, 1966BurnleyA1-4Loss10,02715Turf Moor
34Sat Apr 02, 1966Tottenham HotspurA3-2Win27,59313White Hart Lane
35Mon Apr 11, 1966ChelseaA0-1Loss39,38017Stamford Bridge
36Tue Apr 12, 1966ChelseaH1-2Loss29,56917
37Sat Apr 16, 1966BlackpoolA3-0Win10,35414Bloomfield Road
38Sat Apr 23, 1966Blackburn RoversH0-3Loss17,74216
39Tue Apr 26, 1966FulhamH1-2Loss19,73318
40Sat Apr 30, 1966Leicester CityA1-2Loss18,48520Filbert Street
41Sat May 07, 1966Sheffield WednesdayH1-0Win16,41318
42Tue May 10, 1966LiverpoolH1-1Draw22,10516


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 22, 1966Northampton Town3A2-1Win-County Ground (Northampton)
Sat Feb 12, 1966Hull City4A0-2Loss-Boothferry Park


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Aug 14, 1965Coventry CityEnglandA3-4Loss-
Sun Sep 28, 1969ValenciaSpainH1-1Draw18,922Centenary Match
Mon Oct 04, 1965Doncaster RoversEnglandA6-1Win-
Mon Nov 01, 1965Nuneaton BoroughEnglandA0-0Draw-
Fri Mar 04, 1966Crystal PalaceEnglandA1-4Loss-
Tue Mar 29, 1966Partick ThistleScotlandH1-1Draw-
Wed May 18, 1966Standard LiegeBelgiumA3-4Loss-
Sun May 22, 1966ValenciennesFranceA1-4Loss-
Tue May 24, 1966SCO AngersFranceA3-1Win-



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKBrian Williamson
GKJames Cargill (1964-66)211
GKPeter Grummitt4214820
DBill Brindley4221
DBob McKinlay4315820
DDennis Mochan195410
DGeoff Ball11
DTerry Hennessey24103111
MBarry McArthur1022641
MDave Stainwright311111
MDavid Wilson31211
MHenry Newton44158212
MJeff Whitefoot4315820
MMichael Kear73222
MWilliam Taylor111
FAlan Hinton351171761
FChris Crowe35147145
FColin Addison281161191
FFrank Wignall20731071
FIan Storey-Moore2373135
FJoe Baker145275
FJohn Barnwell34126162
FJohn Winfield3121
FPeter Hindley40147192
FSammy Chapman91172


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
9Colin Addison28
7Frank Wignall20
6Alan Hinton35
5Chris Crowe35
5Ian Storey-Moore23
5Joe Baker14
4Barry McArthur10
2Henry Newton44
2John Barnwell34
2Michael Kear7
2Peter Hindley40
2Sammy Chapman9
1Dave Stainwright3
1David Wilson3
1Terry Hennessey24



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1965-66

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
BlackpoolSat Nov 20, 1965H2-1Sat Apr 16, 1966A3-0
Tottenham HotspurSat Nov 06, 1965H1-0Sat Apr 02, 1966A3-2
West Ham UnitedSat Oct 09, 1965H5-0Sat Jan 01, 1966A3-0