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SEASON: 1902-03


Prev Season: 1901-02
This Season: 1902-03
Next Season: 1903-04
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Harry Haslam

FA Cup:
2nd Round (Stoke City (A) 0-2)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Grenville Morris (26 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
38

Competitive Goals:
55

Goals per game:
1.5



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
34

League Points:
35 out of 68 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
51.5%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored15 times10 times3 times2 times
Conceded6 times12 times6 times1 time
Won By7 times5 times3 times
Lost By6 times7 times1 time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
16,000

Lowest League Attendance:
3,000

Average League Attendance:
9,187

Highest Cup Attendance:
20,000

Lowest Cup Attendance:
15,000


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
13

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
0

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
0

Penalties saved:
0


END OF SEASON TABLE



FIRST DIVISION (Tier 1) Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHome Away
1The Wednesday34194115436123231771923291.500421-40-1
2Aston Villa341931261401133431880918221.525412-01-3
3Sunderland34169951361052271164724251.417415-21-0
4Sheffield United341751258441106362265622221.318392-20-2
5Liverpool3417413684911334821611020281.388381-01-2
6Stoke City341571246381124291145817271.211371-32-3
7West Bromwich Albion341641454531025372762917261.019363-10-2
8Bury3416315544314124114221313291.256353-01-3
9Derby County3416315504713223411311316361.064352-31-0
10Nottingham Forest341471349471034332244916251.04335
11Wolverhampton Wanderers341451548571223341723121440.842332-01-2
12Everton341361545471025281834101729.957322-21-1
13Middlesbrough341441641501034271641121434.820321-00-2
14Newcastle United341441641511214311123121040.804323-22-0
15Notts County34127154149854251642111633.837310-01-1
16Blackburn Rovers34125174463926272433111739.698292-02-2
17Grimsby Town3489174362656282224111540.69425Relegated2-11-0
18Bolton Wanderers3483233773629182021141953.50719Relegated1-21-1

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Mon Sep 01, 1902SunderlandA1-0Win15,0003Morris (?)
2Tue Sep 09, 1902Grimsby TownA1-0Win5,0002Calvey (?)
3Sat Sep 13, 1902Aston VillaH2-0Win15,0001Gara (?), Morris (?)
4Sat Sep 20, 1902Derby CountyH2-3Loss16,0002Norris (?), Calvey (?)
5Sat Sep 27, 1902BuryA1-3Loss1,0006Forman (?)
6Thu Oct 02, 1902EvertonH2-2Draw-5Forman (?), Balmer (? OG)
7Sat Oct 04, 1902Blackburn RoversH2-0Win11,0002Forman (?), Morris (?)
8Mon Oct 13, 1902Sheffield UnitedA0-2Loss5,1447
9Sat Oct 18, 1902Stoke CityH1-3Loss11,0008Morris (?)
10Sat Oct 25, 1902EvertonA1-1Draw15,0009Warren (?)
11Sat Nov 01, 1902The WednesdayH1-4Loss8,00013Forman (?)
12Sat Nov 08, 1902West Bromwich AlbionA0-2Loss6,00013
13Sat Nov 15, 1902Notts CountyH0-0Draw15,00013
14Sat Nov 22, 1902Bolton WanderersA1-1Draw6,0009Morris (?)
15Sat Nov 29, 1902MiddlesbroughH1-0Win5,0008Morris (?)
16Sat Dec 06, 1902Newcastle UnitedA2-0Win12,0008Broughton (?), Morris (?)
17Sat Dec 13, 1902Wolverhampton WanderersH2-0Win6,0008Calvey (?), Timmins (?)
18Sat Dec 20, 1902LiverpoolA1-2Loss16,0008Morris (?)
19Fri Dec 26, 1902Notts CountyA1-1Draw18,0009Morris (?)
20Sat Dec 27, 1902Sheffield UnitedH2-2Draw16,00011Morris (?, ?)
21Sat Jan 03, 1903Grimsby TownH2-1Win6,00010Morris (?, ?)
22Sat Jan 10, 1903Aston VillaA1-3Loss20,00011Morris (?)
23Sat Jan 17, 1903Derby CountyA1-0Win1,0009Morris (?)
24Sat Jan 24, 1903BuryH3-0Win5,0007Calvey (?), Morris (?, ?)
25Sat Jan 31, 1903Blackburn RoversA2-2Draw10,0007Forman (?), Morris (?)
26Sat Feb 14, 1903Stoke CityA2-3Loss6,0007Timmins (?, ?)
27Sat Feb 28, 1903The WednesdayA0-1Loss8,0008
28Sat Mar 07, 1903West Bromwich AlbionH3-1Win6,0006Sugden (?), Morris (?, ?)
29Sat Mar 21, 1903Bolton WanderersH1-2Loss5,0008Spouncer (?)
30Sat Mar 28, 1903MiddlesbroughA0-2Loss8,0009
31Sat Apr 04, 1903Newcastle UnitedH3-2Win4,0009Sugden (?), Morris (?, ?)
32Sat Apr 11, 1903Wolverhampton WanderersA1-2Loss6,00010Sugden (?)
33Mon Apr 13, 1903SunderlandH5-2Win15,0009Iremonger (?), Morris (?, ?), Spouncer (?, ?)
34Sat Apr 18, 1903LiverpoolH1-0Win3,0006Spouncer (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Feb 07, 1903Reading1H0-0Draw15,000
Wed Feb 11, 1903Reading1Y1A6-3Win14,090Iremonger (?), Forman (?), Calvey (?, ?), Morris (?, ?)
Sat Feb 21, 1903Stoke City2H0-0Draw20,000
Thu Feb 26, 1903Stoke City2Y1A0-2Loss24,000


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Sep 06, 1902BarrowEnglandA2-0Win-Morris (?), Calvey (?)
Mon Sep 08, 1902BlackpoolEnglandA1-0Win1,500Calvey (?)
Sat Mar 14, 1903CliftonvilleNorthern IrelandA4-0Win4,000Calvey (?, ?), Timmins (?), Spouncer (?)
Thu Mar 19, 1903Bradford CityEnglandA1-1Draw-? (?)
Tue Mar 24, 1903BarrowEnglandA0-0Draw-
Thu Mar 26, 1903Belfast DistilleryNorthern IrelandA4-0Win-? (?, ?, ?, ?)
Wed Apr 29, 1903Tottenham HotspurEnglandA1-2Loss1,500Calvey (?)
Thu Apr 30, 1903IlfordEnglandA4-2Win2,000? (?, ?, ?), Calvey (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (8) Out (9)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Andrew GaraBoughtAndrew GaraSold
Charles CraigBoughtFred FormanRetired
Fred WarrenBoughtGeorge RobinsonSold
James StevensonBoughtJames StevensonSold
John CrawfordBoughtJohn WhiteSold
Ross FieldingBoughtMatthew BroughtonSold
Sid SugdenBoughtRoss FieldingSold
Walter DudleyBoughtThomas RobertsSold
Tom FormanSold


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKAlexander Newbigging11
GKHarry Linacre3715913
DCharles Craig3515812
DFred Warren82151
DJames Iremonger38159142
DJohn White312
MAndrew Gara6331
MFrank Forman30128102
MGeorge Robinson12444
MJames Stevenson6132
MJohn Calvey33139116
MJohn Crawford312
MMatthew Broughton125251
MRobert Norris2712691
MRoss Fielding10316
MSid Sugden8533
MThomas Roberts5221
MWalter Dudley11
FAlf Spouncer30127114
FAlf Turner642
FFred Forman217954
FGeorge Henderson2710710
FGrenville Morris371591326
FSam Timmins219393
FTom Forman11


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
26Grenville Morris37
6John Calvey33
4Alf Spouncer30
4Fred Forman21
3Sam Timmins21
3Sid Sugden8
2Frank Forman30
2James Iremonger38
1Andrew Gara6
1Fred Warren8
1Matthew Broughton12
1Robert Norris27



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1902-03

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Grimsby TownTue Sep 09, 1902A1-0Sat Jan 03, 1903H2-1
Newcastle UnitedSat Dec 06, 1902A2-0Sat Apr 04, 1903H3-2
SunderlandMon Sep 01, 1902A1-0Mon Apr 13, 1903H5-2