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SEasON: 1984-85


Prev Season: 1983-84
Next Season: 1985-86
DIVISION:
Canon First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Brian Clough

FA Cup:
4th Round (Wimbledon (A) 0-1)

League Cup:
2nd Round (Sunderland (A) 0-1)


Player Of The Year:
Jim McInally
Top Goalscorer:
Peter Davenport (17 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
52

Competitive Goals:
64

Goals per game:
1.2



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42

League Points:
64 out of 126 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:
50.8%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored13 times9 times8 times1 time1 time
Conceded24 times8 times2 times1 time1 time
Won By6 times12 times2 times1 time
Lost By13 times4 times2 times1 time

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
25,902 (League - Manchester United)

Lowest League Attendance:
12,649 (League - Watford)

Average League Attendance:
16,840


Highest Cup Attendance:
18,307 (UEFA Cup - Brugge)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
18,307 (UEFA Cup - Brugge)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
16

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 AGD Pts Result Home Away
1Everton4228688843163258171236302645901-00-5
2Liverpool42221196835124536191074321633770-20-1
3Tottenham Hotspur42238117851113746311254322027771-20-1
4Manchester United42221010774713624713948303430763-20-2
5Southampton4219111256471344291867827299682-00-1
6Chelsea42181212634813353820597252815662-00-1
7Arsenal42199146149145237145412243512662-01-1
8Sheffield Wednesday42171411584512723921579192413650-01-3
9Nottingham Forest421971656481344351863122130864
10Aston Villa42151116606010743420541226400563-25-0
11Watford42141315817110564830489334110551-10-2
12West Bromwich Albion421671958621146362353132239-4551-21-4
13Luton Town421591857611254402234141739-4543-12-1
14Newcastle United4213131655701146332629102244-15520-01-1
15Leicester City421562165731047392552142648-8512-10-1
16West Ham United421312175168786272364112445-17511-20-0
17Ipswich Town421311184657876272054121937-11502-00-1
18Coventry City421552247641137292242151842-17502-03-1
19Queens Park Rangers4213111853721164413025141242-19502-00-3
20Norwich City421310194664966282444131840-1849Relegated3-11-0
21Sunderland421010224062768202634142036-2240Relegated3-12-0
22Stoke City4238312491331518410516650-6717Relegated1-14-1

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 25, 1984Sheffield WednesdayA1-3Loss31,92518Hillsborough
2Wed Aug 29, 1984ArsenalH2-0Win17,97210
3Sat Sep 01, 1984SunderlandH3-1Win15,7604
4Wed Sep 05, 1984Aston VillaA5-0Win17,7301Villa Park
5Sat Sep 08, 1984Queens Park RangersA0-3Loss13,5073Loftus Road
6Sun Sep 16, 1984Luton TownH3-1Win17,4341
7Sat Sep 22, 1984West Ham UnitedA0-0Draw17,4343Upton Park
8Sat Sep 29, 1984Norwich CityH3-1Win15,1662
9Sat Oct 06, 1984Stoke CityH1-1Draw14,1292
10Sat Oct 13, 1984West Bromwich AlbionA1-4Loss13,0565The Hawthorns
11Sat Oct 20, 1984Newcastle UnitedA1-1Draw19,8386St. James Park (Newcastle)
12Sun Oct 28, 1984LiverpoolH0-2Loss19,8387
13Sat Nov 03, 1984SouthamptonA0-1Loss17,81810The Dell
14Sat Nov 10, 1984Tottenham HotspurH1-2Loss21,30613
15Sat Nov 17, 1984Coventry CityA3-1Win9,8949Highfield Road
16Sun Nov 25, 1984Leicester CityH2-1Win21,4639
17Sat Dec 01, 1984WatfordA0-2Loss17,75811Vicarage Road
18Sat Dec 08, 1984Manchester UnitedH3-2Win25,90210
19Sat Dec 15, 1984EvertonA0-5Loss22,48711Goodison Park
20Sun Dec 23, 1984SunderlandA2-0Win21,08610Roker Park
21Wed Dec 26, 1984Ipswich TownH2-0Win17,1237
22Sat Dec 29, 1984Aston VillaH3-2Win17,6765
23Tue Jan 01, 1985ChelseaA0-1Loss21,5527Stamford Bridge
24Sat Feb 02, 1985Norwich CityA1-0Win14,6698Carrow Road
25Sat Feb 09, 1985Queens Park RangersH2-0Win14,7527
26Sat Feb 23, 1985SouthamptonH2-0Win14,7525
27Sat Mar 02, 1985LiverpoolA0-1Loss35,6968Anfield
28Sat Mar 09, 1985Newcastle UnitedH0-0Draw17,4258
29Sat Mar 16, 1985West Bromwich AlbionH1-2Loss12,6638
30Wed Mar 20, 1985Sheffield WednesdayH0-0Draw17,6488
31Sat Mar 23, 1985Stoke CityA4-1Win7,4536Victoria Ground
32Sat Mar 30, 1985West Ham UnitedH1-2Loss13,5607
33Sat Apr 06, 1985Ipswich TownA0-1Loss16,2968Portman Road
34Wed Apr 10, 1985ChelseaH2-0Win14,6668
35Sat Apr 13, 1985ArsenalA1-1Draw24,1528Highbury
36Sat Apr 20, 1985Coventry CityH2-0Win12,9908
37Wed Apr 24, 1985Luton TownA2-1Win10,1567Kenilworth Road
38Sat Apr 27, 1985Leicester CityA0-1Loss13,8868Filbert Street
39Sat May 04, 1985WatfordH1-1Draw12,6498
40Mon May 06, 1985Manchester UnitedA0-2Loss41,7758Old Trafford
41Sat May 11, 1985EvertonH1-0Win18,7849
42Fri May 17, 1985Tottenham HotspurA0-1Loss20,0759White Hart Lane


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sun Jan 06, 1985Newcastle United3H1-1Draw-
Wed Jan 09, 1985Newcastle United3Y1A3-1Win-St. James Park (Newcastle)
Sat Jan 26, 1985Wimbledon4H0-0Draw-
Wed Jan 30, 1985Wimbledon4Y1A0-1Loss-Plough Lane


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Sep 25, 1984Portsmouth21A0-1Loss-Fratton Park
Wed Oct 10, 1984Portsmouth22H3-0Win-Won 3-1 on aggregate
Wed Oct 31, 1984Sunderland3H1-1Draw-
Tue Nov 06, 1984Sunderland3Y1A0-1Loss-Roker Park


UEFA Cup
DateOpponentCountryRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Sep 19, 1984BruggeBelgium11H0-0Draw18,307
Wed Oct 03, 1984BruggeBelgium12A0-1Loss20,000Jan Breydel StadiumLost 1-0 on aggregate


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sun Jul 29, 1984KeyworthEnglandA2-1Win-Platt Lane
Fri Aug 03, 1984FK MossNorwayA1-1Draw-Mellos Stadion
Sun Aug 05, 1984FredrikstadNorwayA3-1Win-Fredrikstad Stadion
Tue Aug 07, 1984CelticScotlandA0-0Draw-Celtic Park
Wed Aug 08, 1984Dundee UnitedScotlandA0-2Loss-Tannadice Park
Wed Aug 15, 1984LierseBelgiumA1-1Draw-Herman Vanderpoortenstadion
Fri Aug 17, 1984Den BoschNetherlandsA1-1Draw-De Vliert
Sat Aug 18, 1984VolendamNetherlandsA5-1Win-Kras Stadion
Mon Aug 20, 1984Derby CountyEnglandA0-2Loss-Baseball Ground
Wed Aug 22, 1984PanathinaikosGreeceA2-2Draw-Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sun Nov 18, 1984AustraliaAustraliaH0-0Draw-
Mon Dec 10, 1984Al-HilalKuwaitA3-1Win-King Fahd International Stadium
Wed Dec 12, 1984IttihadSaudi ArabiaA1-1Draw-
Mon Feb 11, 1985Iraq XIIraqA0-2Loss-
Wed Feb 13, 1985Iraq XIIraqA1-1Draw-


Testimonial
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Feb 26, 1985Notts CountyEnglandA2-1Win-Meadow LanePedro Richards Testimonial
Mon Apr 29, 1985Burton AlbionEnglandA6-1Win-Eton ParkH Blair Testimonial



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHans Segers3215611
GKRonnie Sinclair
GKSteve Sutton20659
DAlan Davidson5212
DDes Walker312
DGary Fleming211
DJim McInally281369Player Of The Year
DKenny Swain471991911
DMark Smalley3211
DPaul Hart381771411
MBrynn Gunn248791
MChris Fairclough451910161
MGary Megson
MPaul Raynor4131
MSteven Murray (1983-86)
MTrevor Christie2095675
FColin Walsh184410114
FDavid Campbell111
FDavid Longhurst
FDavid Riley1141623
FFranz Carr
FGarry Birtles15537231
FGary Mills311151541101
FIan Bowyer4919111942
FJohnny Metgod5021101961
FNigel Clough952211
FPeter Davenport4419916171
FSteve Hodge51211020131
FSteve Wigley44181115212
A Shaw


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
17Peter Davenport44
13Steve Hodge51
7Trevor Christie20
6Johnny Metgod50
4Gary Mills31
4Ian Bowyer49
2David Riley11
2Garry Birtles15
2Steve Wigley44
1Colin Walsh18
1Kenny Swain47
1Nigel Clough9
1Paul Hart38



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1984-85

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Aston VillaWed Sep 05, 1984A5-0Sat Dec 29, 1984H3-2
Coventry CitySat Nov 17, 1984A3-1Sat Apr 20, 1985H2-0
Luton TownSun Sep 16, 1984H3-1Wed Apr 24, 1985A2-1
Norwich CitySat Sep 29, 1984H3-1Sat Feb 02, 1985A1-0
SunderlandSat Sep 01, 1984H3-1Sun Dec 23, 1984A2-0