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SEASON: 1966-67

Prev Season: 1965-66
Next Season: 1967-68
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Johnny Carey

FA Cup:
Semi Final (Tottenham Hotspur (N) 1-2)

League Cup:
2nd Round (Birmingham City (A) 1-2)


Top Goalscorer:
Ian Storey-Moore (24 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
51


League Games:
42

League Points:
56

Points Percentage:
66.7


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
79

Goals per game:
1.6

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored22 times11 times9 times2 times
Conceded24 times8 times2 times1 time
Won By14 times7 times6 times
Lost By8 times1 time1 time1 time

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
47,188 (League - Leicester City)

Lowest Home Attendance:
20,482 (League - Arsenal)

Average League Attendance:
31,282


Highest Cup Attendance:
47,510 (FA Cup - Everton)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
45,962 (FA Cup - Newcastle United)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
16

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION ONEHomeAway
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGA* Pts Result
1Manchester United422412684451740511378633321.86760European Cup
2Nottingham Forest422310964411641411376823281.56156
3Tottenham Hotspur422481071481533442195727271.47956Cup Winners Cup
4Leeds United422211962421542411777721251.47655
5Liverpool4219131064471272361776828301.36251
6Everton4219101365461146392286726241.41348
7Arsenal4216141258471164322058826271.23446
8Leicester City4218816787112454728641131431.09944
9Chelsea421514136762795332985834331.08144
10Sheffield United4216101652591155342255111837.88142
11Sheffield Wednesday4214131556479753919561017281.19141
12Stoke City4217718635811554021621323371.08641
13West Bromwich Albion4216719777311194028561037451.05539
14Burnley421591866761146432845122348.86839
15Manchester City421215154352894272546111627.82739
16West Ham United42148208084867403162134053.95236
17Sunderland421482058721236392625141946.80636
18Fulham421112197183876493435132249.85534
19Southampton421462274921038494143142551.80434
20Newcastle United42129213981957242734141554.48133
21Aston Villa42117245485759303342152452.63529Relegated
22Blackpool42692741761515183654122340.53921Relegated
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 20, 1966Stoke CityH1-2Loss21,84814
2Wed Aug 24, 1966ChelseaA1-2Loss27,50118Stamford Bridge
3Sat Aug 27, 1966Sheffield UnitedA2-1Win16,04714Bramall Lane
4Tue Aug 30, 1966ChelseaH0-0Draw22,19913
5Sat Sep 03, 1966West Bromwich AlbionH2-1Win21,8719
6Tue Sep 06, 1966FulhamH2-1Win22,1357
7Sat Sep 10, 1966Leeds UnitedA1-1Draw35,6347Elland Road
8Sat Sep 17, 1966Newcastle UnitedH3-0Win21,7325
9Sat Sep 24, 1966Tottenham HotspurA1-2Loss34,4059White Hart Lane
10Sat Oct 01, 1966Manchester UnitedH4-1Win41,8547
11Sat Oct 08, 1966Leicester CityA0-3Loss39,9708Filbert Street
12Sat Oct 15, 1966LiverpoolH1-1Draw32,8879
13Wed Oct 26, 1966West Ham UnitedA1-3Loss22,9829Upton Park
14Sat Oct 29, 1966BlackpoolH2-0Win22,0838
15Sat Nov 05, 1966LiverpoolA0-4Loss40,5349Anfield
16Sat Nov 12, 1966SunderlandH3-1Win24,9629
17Sat Nov 19, 1966Aston VillaA1-1Draw18,1658Villa Park
18Sat Nov 26, 1966ArsenalH2-1Win20,4828
19Sat Dec 03, 1966Manchester CityA1-1Draw24,0139Maine Road
20Sat Dec 10, 1966Sheffield WednesdayH1-1Draw22,5408
21Sat Dec 17, 1966Stoke CityA2-1Win23,3126Victoria Ground
22Fri Dec 23, 1966EvertonA1-0Win34,0843Goodison Park
23Mon Dec 26, 1966EvertonH1-0Win36,2273
24Sat Dec 31, 1966Sheffield UnitedH3-1Win27,6833
25Sat Jan 07, 1967West Bromwich AlbionA2-1Win21,7953The Hawthorns
26Sat Jan 14, 1967Leeds UnitedH1-0Win43,8493
27Sat Jan 21, 1967Newcastle UnitedA0-0Draw37,0793St. James Park (Newcastle)
28Sat Feb 04, 1967Tottenham HotspurH1-1Draw41,8223
29Sat Feb 11, 1967Manchester UnitedA0-1Loss62,7273Old Trafford
30Sat Feb 25, 1967Leicester CityH1-0Win47,1883
31Sat Mar 04, 1967BlackpoolA1-1Draw14,0033Bloomfield Road
32Sat Mar 18, 1967West Ham UnitedH1-0Win31,4263
33Sat Mar 25, 1967Sheffield WednesdayA2-0Win42,2133Hillsborough
34Mon Mar 27, 1967BurnleyH4-1Win41,5862
35Tue Mar 28, 1967BurnleyA2-0Win17,6952Turf Moor
36Sat Apr 01, 1967SouthamptonH3-1Win37,7312
37Sat Apr 15, 1967Aston VillaH3-0Win41,4682
38Wed Apr 19, 1967SunderlandA0-1Loss26,2152Roker Park
39Sat Apr 22, 1967ArsenalA1-1Draw36,1962Highbury
40Tue May 02, 1967Manchester CityH2-0Win33,3522
41Sat May 06, 1967SouthamptonA1-2Loss25,3052The Dell
42Sat May 13, 1967FulhamA3-2Win20,4172Craven Cottage


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 28, 1967Plymouth Argyle3H2-1Win-
Sat Feb 18, 1967Newcastle United4H3-0Win45,962
Sat Mar 11, 1967Swindon Town5H0-0Draw-
Tue Mar 14, 1967Swindon Town5Y1A1-1Draw-County Ground (Swindon)
Mon Mar 20, 1967Swindon Town5Y2N3-0Win-County Ground (Swindon)Played at Aston Villa
Sat Apr 08, 1967EvertonQuarterH3-2Win47,510
Sat Apr 29, 1967Tottenham HotspurSemiN1-2Loss55,000Played at Sheffield Wednesday


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Sep 13, 1966Birmingham City2H1-1Draw-
Tue Sep 20, 1966Birmingham City2Y1A1-2Loss-St. Andrews


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue May 09, 1967Notts CountyH2-0Win-


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Nov 29, 1966Dukla PragueCzech RepublicH3-1Win-


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Aug 06, 1966HibernianScotlandA2-3Loss-
Sun Aug 07, 1966DundalkIrelandA5-0Win-
Sat Aug 13, 1966Varna XIBulgariaH0-1Loss-
Wed May 17, 1967BarcelonaSpainA2-1Win-
Wed May 24, 1967ValenciaSpainA0-1Loss-



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKBrian Williamson
GKPeter Grummitt51271311
DBill Brindley12
DBob McKinlay512713112
DTerry Hennessey512713113
MDave Stainwright112
MDavid Wilson1
MHenry Newton482413111
MJeff Whitefoot312
MMichael Kear75231
MWilliam Taylor1
FAlan Hinton1994612
FBarry Lyons3320945
FChris Crowe93244
FColin Addison312
FColin Hall
FFrank Wignall432211107
FIan Storey-Moore4726101124
FJoe Baker422312719
FJohn Barnwell47271286
FJohn Winfield4927139
FPeter Hindley512713111
FSammy Chapman623125


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
24Ian Storey-Moore47
19Joe Baker42
7Frank Wignall43
6John Barnwell47
5Barry Lyons33
4Chris Crowe9
3Michael Kear7
3Terry Hennessey51
2Bob McKinlay51
2Sammy Chapman6
1Alan Hinton19
1Bill Brindley0
1Henry Newton48
1Peter Hindley51



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1966-67

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
BurnleyMon Mar 27, 1967H4-1Tue Mar 28, 1967A2-0
EvertonFri Dec 23, 1966A1-0Mon Dec 26, 1966H1-0
FulhamTue Sep 06, 1966H2-1Sat May 13, 1967A3-2
Sheffield UnitedSat Aug 27, 1966A2-1Sat Dec 31, 1966H3-1
West Bromwich AlbionSat Sep 03, 1966H2-1Sat Jan 07, 1967A2-1