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SEASON: 1969-70

Prev Season: 1968-69
Next Season: 1970-71
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Matt Gillies

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Carlisle United (A) 1-2)

League Cup:
4th Round (Oxford United (H) 0-1)


Top Goalscorer:
Ian Storey-Moore (12 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
47


League Games:
42

League Points:
38

Points Percentage:
45.2


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
54

Goals per game:
1.1

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored27 times10 times1 time1 time
Conceded18 times9 times4 times4 times2 times
Won By10 times2 times
Lost By8 times2 times3 times1 time2 times

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
42,074 (League - Derby County)

Lowest Home Attendance:
15,569 (League - Coventry City)

Average League Attendance:
28,847


Highest Cup Attendance:
20,939 (League Cup - West Ham United)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
20,939 (League Cup - West Ham United)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
10

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
1Everton422985723417314619125426152.11866European Cup First Round
2Leeds United4221156844915425019611434301.71457
3Chelsea422113870501371361886734321.40055Cup Winners Cup First Round
4Derby County422291164371533451476819231.73053
5Liverpool42201111654210743420104731221.54851
6Coventry City4219111258489663528105623201.20849
7Newcastle United42171312573514254216311715191.62947
8Manchester United421417116661894372768729341.08245
9Stoke City4215151256521074312358825291.07745
10Manchester City421611155548867252285830261.14643Cup Winners Cup First Round
11Tottenham Hotspur42179165455112827216782734.98243
12Arsenal4212181251497104292358822261.04142
13Wolverhampton Wanderers42121614555788530234892534.96540
14Burnley42121515566177733295882332.91839
15Nottingham Forest421018145071894282829102243.70438
16West Bromwich Albion421491958661065392543141941.87937
17West Ham United421212185160885282144132339.85036
18Ipswich Town421011214063957232016141743.63531
19Southampton426171946673126242735132240.68729
20Crystal Palace426152134685610203619111432.50027
21Sunderland426142230684116172423161344.44126Relegated
22Sheffield Wednesday42892540716510232724151744.56325Relegated
*GA = Goal Average
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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 09, 1969Ipswich TownA0-0Draw-8Portman Road
2Tue Aug 12, 1969Stoke CityH0-0Draw-5
3Sat Aug 16, 1969Leeds UnitedH1-4Loss-16
4Wed Aug 20, 1969Stoke CityA1-1Draw-13Victoria Ground
5Sat Aug 23, 1969ArsenalA1-2Loss30,29017Highbury
6Tue Aug 26, 1969West Bromwich AlbionH1-0Win-11
7Sat Aug 30, 1969West Ham UnitedH1-0Win29,09710
8Sat Sep 06, 1969Wolverhampton WanderersA3-3Draw-10Molineux
9Sat Sep 13, 1969SouthamptonH2-1Win23,22010
10Tue Sep 16, 1969Coventry CityA2-3Loss26,0389Highfield Road
11Sat Sep 20, 1969SunderlandA1-2Loss-12Roker Park
12Sat Sep 27, 1969Crystal PalaceH0-0Draw-12
13Sat Oct 04, 1969LiverpoolA1-1Draw44,85913Anfield
14Sat Oct 11, 1969Manchester CityH2-2Draw-13
15Sat Oct 18, 1969Manchester UnitedA1-1Draw53,70213Old Trafford
16Sat Oct 25, 1969BurnleyH1-1Draw-12
17Wed Oct 29, 1969Leeds UnitedA1-6Loss-12Elland Road
18Sat Nov 01, 1969EvertonA0-1Loss49,61014Goodison Park
19Sat Nov 08, 1969Tottenham HotspurH2-2Draw24,03414
20Sat Nov 15, 1969Newcastle UnitedA1-3Loss24,30714St. James Park (Newcastle)
21Sat Nov 22, 1969ChelseaH1-1Draw23,80815
22Sat Nov 29, 1969Derby CountyA2-0Win38,22514Baseball Ground
23Sat Dec 06, 1969Sheffield WednesdayH2-1Win-14
24Sat Dec 13, 1969SouthamptonA2-1Win20,15313The Dell
25Sat Dec 20, 1969Wolverhampton WanderersH4-2Win-12
26Fri Dec 26, 1969ArsenalH1-1Draw38,91513
27Sat Dec 27, 1969West Ham UnitedA1-1Draw31,82913Upton Park
28Sat Jan 17, 1970Crystal PalaceA1-1Draw-12Selhurst Park
29Sat Jan 24, 1970SunderlandH2-1Win-11
30Sat Jan 31, 1970LiverpoolH1-0Win30,83810
31Sat Feb 07, 1970Manchester CityA1-1Draw-10Maine Road
32Sat Feb 21, 1970BurnleyA0-5Loss-12Turf Moor
33Sat Feb 28, 1970EvertonH1-1Draw29,17412
34Sat Mar 07, 1970ChelseaA1-1Draw38,28012Stamford Bridge
35Sat Mar 14, 1970Derby CountyH1-3Loss42,07412
36Sat Mar 21, 1970Sheffield WednesdayA1-2Loss-13Hillsborough
37Fri Mar 27, 1970Tottenham HotspurA1-4Loss36,94714White Hart Lane
38Sat Mar 28, 1970Newcastle UnitedH2-2Draw21,36014
39Tue Mar 31, 1970Manchester UnitedH1-2Loss39,22815
40Sat Apr 04, 1970West Bromwich AlbionA0-4Loss-16The Hawthorns
41Tue Apr 07, 1970Coventry CityH1-4Loss15,56916
42Fri Apr 10, 1970Ipswich TownH1-0Win-14


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 03, 1970Carlisle United3H0-0Draw-
Tue Jan 06, 1970Carlisle United3Y1A1-2Loss-Brunton Park


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Sep 03, 1969Barrow2A2-1Win-Holker Street
Tue Sep 23, 1969West Ham United3H1-0Win20,939
Wed Oct 15, 1969Oxford United4H0-1Loss-


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Apr 28, 1970Notts CountyH2-0Win-


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Jul 30, 1969MaastrichNetherlandsA0-1Loss-
Fri Aug 01, 1969Rot-Weiss EssenGermanyA0-2Loss-


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Mon Nov 17, 1969Rot-Weiss EssenGermanyH1-0Win4,864
Tue Apr 14, 1970Den HaagNetherlandsH2-4Loss-
Tue May 12, 1970Den HaagNetherlandsA2-3Loss-



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKAlan Hill36111510
GKDave Hollins9126
GKEric Hulme
GKPeter Grummitt22
DBill Brindley113
DBob McKinlay5321
DLeonard Harris11
DRaymond Bridgett11
DTerry Hennessey245127
MAlex Ingram153573
MHenry Newton461119167
MJames McCaffrey21126
MJohn Cottam11
MLiam O'Kane2888124
FBarry Lyons411117136
FColin Hall92615
FDave Hilley411116148
FDuncan McKenzie11
FGraham Collier61231
FIan Storey-Moore351115912
FJohn Barnwell1555515
FJohn Winfield45121914
FPaul Richardson305141111
FPeter Cormack11
FPeter Hindley461219152
FRonnie Rees371014138
FSammy Chapman391215122
John Piekalnietis1


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
12Ian Storey-Moore35
8Dave Hilley41
8Ronnie Rees37
7Henry Newton46
6Barry Lyons41
3Alex Ingram15
2James McCaffrey2
2Peter Hindley46
2Sammy Chapman39
1Graham Collier6
1John Barnwell15
1Paul Richardson30



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1969-70

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
SouthamptonSat Sep 13, 1969H2-1Sat Dec 13, 1969A2-1