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SEASON: 1905-06


Prev Season: 1904-05
This Season: 1905-06
Next Season: 1906-07
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Harry Haslam

FA Cup:
3rd Round (The Wednesday (A) 1-4)

League Cup:
-


Top Goalscorer:
Grenville Morris (21 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
42

Competitive Goals:
69

Goals per game:
1.6



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
38

League Points:
31 out of 76 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
40.8%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored17 times6 times6 times4 times1 time
Conceded14 times11 times5 times5 times3 times
Won By7 times4 times2 times2 times
Lost By10 times4 times3 times1 time3 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
18,000

Lowest League Attendance:
5,000

Average League Attendance:
9,631

Highest Cup Attendance:
8,000

Lowest Cup Attendance:
8,000


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
4

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
0

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
2

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
1Liverpool382351079461432491592830311.717511-21-4
2Preston North End381713854391252361558618241.385471-01-3
3The Wednesday3818812635212524020631023321.212443-40-1
4Newcastle United3818713744812434923631025251.542432-12-3
5Manchester City381951473541126462383827311.352430-10-5
6Bolton Wanderers381771481671315512246930451.209414-00-6
7Birmingham City3817714655914234920351116391.102412-10-5
8Aston Villa3817615725613245119441121371.286402-21-3
9Blackburn Rovers3816814545210543418631020341.038401-21-1
10Stoke City381671554551252411542131340.982393-10-4
11Everton3815716706612164430361026361.061374-31-4
12Woolwich Arsenal381571662641243432133131943.969373-11-3
13Sheffield United381561757621045332352122439.919364-14-1
14Sunderland381551861701324402123142149.871351-21-0
15Derby County381471739581054271642131242.672350-02-2
16Notts County381112155571892342133132150.775341-21-1
17Bury381110175774856302635112748.770323-21-2
18Middlesbrough3810111756711045412307121548.789312-10-2
19Nottingham Forest381352058791126402723141852.73431Relegated
20Wolverhampton Wanderers3887235899757382812162071.58623Relegated3-11-2

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Sep 02, 1905Wolverhampton WanderersH3-1Win10,0005Shearman (?, ?), Morris (?)
2Mon Sep 04, 1905Preston North EndA1-3Loss5,0009Morris (?)
3Sat Sep 09, 1905Manchester CityA0-5Loss16,00014
4Sat Sep 16, 1905BuryH3-2Win8,50011Shearman (?), Morris (?, ?)
5Sat Sep 23, 1905MiddlesbroughA0-2Loss15,00013
6Sat Sep 30, 1905Preston North EndH1-0Win10,00010West (?)
7Sat Oct 07, 1905Newcastle UnitedA2-3Loss15,00014West (?), Spouncer (?)
8Sat Oct 14, 1905Aston VillaH2-2Draw12,00014West (?), Morris (?)
9Sat Oct 21, 1905LiverpoolA1-4Loss15,00016Henderson (?)
10Sat Oct 28, 1905Sheffield UnitedH4-1Win8,00014Craggs (?), West (?), Niblo (?), Morris (?)
11Sat Nov 04, 1905Notts CountyA1-1Draw12,00013Craggs (?)
12Sat Nov 11, 1905Stoke CityH3-1Win10,00012West (?, ?), Morris (?)
13Sat Nov 18, 1905Bolton WanderersA0-6Loss-14
14Sat Nov 25, 1905Woolwich ArsenalH3-1Win8,00012West (?), Morris (?, ?)
15Sat Dec 02, 1905Blackburn RoversA1-1Draw-13Henderson (?)
16Sat Dec 09, 1905SunderlandH1-2Loss10,00013Niblo (?)
17Sat Dec 16, 1905Birmingham CityA0-5Loss1,00014
18Sat Dec 23, 1905EvertonH4-3Win9,50012West (?, ?), Morris (?), Niblo (?)
19Mon Dec 25, 1905Notts CountyH1-2Loss18,00014Morris (?)
20Tue Dec 26, 1905Derby CountyA2-2Draw15,00013Morris (?, ?)
21Wed Dec 27, 1905The WednesdayA0-1Loss-14
22Sat Dec 30, 1905Wolverhampton WanderersA1-2Loss5,00014West (?)
23Sat Jan 06, 1906Manchester CityH0-1Loss8,00015
24Sat Jan 20, 1906BuryA1-2Loss-16Craggs (?)
25Sat Jan 27, 1906MiddlesbroughH2-1Win12,00015Craggs (?), Morris (?)
26Sat Feb 10, 1906Newcastle UnitedH2-1Win7,00015Lessons (?), Shearman (?)
27Sat Feb 17, 1906Aston VillaA1-3Loss25,00015West (?)
28Sat Mar 03, 1906Sheffield UnitedA4-1Win14,00016Craggs (?, ?), West (?), Lessons (?)
29Wed Mar 14, 1906LiverpoolH1-2Loss6,00016Shearman (?)
30Sat Mar 17, 1906Stoke CityA0-4Loss-17
31Sat Mar 24, 1906Bolton WanderersH4-0Win7,00017Craggs (?), Hardstaff (?), Morris (?), Spouncer (?)
32Mon Apr 02, 1906Woolwich ArsenalA1-3Loss1,00017West (?)
33Sat Apr 07, 1906Blackburn RoversH1-2Loss5,00017Morris (?)
34Sat Apr 14, 1906SunderlandA1-0Win12,00017Lessons (?)
35Mon Apr 16, 1906The WednesdayH3-4Loss14,00017Lessons (?), Morris (?, ?)
36Tue Apr 17, 1906Derby CountyH0-0Draw12,00017
37Sat Apr 21, 1906Birmingham CityH2-1Win8,00017West (?), Morris (?)
38Sat Apr 28, 1906EvertonA1-4Loss-19Lessons (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 13, 1906Bury1A1-1Draw10,000West (?)
Wed Jan 17, 1906Bury1Y1H6-2Win8,000Craggs (?), Shearman (?, ?, ?), West (?), Holmes (?)
Sat Feb 03, 1906Fulham2A3-1Win30,000West (?), Morris (?, ?)
Sat Feb 24, 1906The Wednesday3A1-4Loss36,363Shearman (?)


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sun Jun 11, 1905PenarolUruguayA6-1Win4,000Spouncer (?, ?, ?), Niblo (?), Shearman (?), Irisarri (? OG)
Fri Jun 16, 1905RosarioArgentinaA5-0Win-Davies (?), Shearman (?), Lessons (?), Niblo (?), Spouncer (?)
Sun Jun 18, 1905BelgranoArgentinaA7-0Win9,700Shearman (?, ?, ?, ?), Lessons (?, ?), Davies (?)
Thu Jun 22, 1905BritanicosArgentinaA13-1Win4,000Lessons (?, ?, ?, ?), Shearman (?, ?, ?, ?), Spouncer (?, ?), Davies (?), Niblo (?), Clifford (? p
Sat Jun 24, 1905RosarioArgentinaA6-0Win2,500Lessons (?, ?, ?), Holmes (?), Shearman (?), Niblo (?)
Sun Jun 25, 1905Alumni WArgentinaA6-1Win1,000Lessons (?, ?), Niblo (?), Shearman (?), ? (?), Mack (? OG)
Thu Jun 29, 1905ArgentinosArgentinaA5-0Win-Spouncer (?, ?), Holmes (?, ?), Lessons (?)
Sun Jul 02, 1905Liga ArgentinaArgentinaA9-1Win1,000Lessons (?, ?, ?, ?), Niblo (?, ?), Henderson (?), Timmins (?), Shearman (?)
Wed Jul 05, 1905Forest BEnglandA2-1Win3,000? (?, ?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (10) Out (8)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Albert HolmesBoughtAlbert HolmesSold
Edwin HughesBoughtFrank FormanRetired
Enoch WestBought£5George HendersonSold
George NeedhamBoughtJoe HardstaffSold
George WolfeBoughtRobert NorrisSold
Harry RotheryBoughtTom DaviesSold
Herbert WhitchurchBoughtTom NibloSold
Jack ArmstrongBoughtWilliam FullartonRetired
William FullartonBought
Apr 01, 1906Harry HadleyBought


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHarry Linacre4215621
DCharles Craig3715517
DEdwin Hughes211
DFrederick Chapman11
DJames Iremonger514
DThomas Clifford
DWilliam Fullarton216510
MFrank Forman211
MGeorge Wolfe3013314
MHarry Hadley7214
MJack Craggs40146208
MJoe Hardstaff103251
MRobert Norris
MTom Davies211
MWalter Dudley4215621
MWilliam Shearman134189
FAlbert Holmes62221
FAlf Spouncer28104142
FEnoch West391461917
FFred Lessons14685
FGeorge Henderson2265112
FGeorge Needham11
FGrenville Morris361361721
FHarry Rothery11
FHerbert Whitchurch11
FJack Armstrong228311
FSam Timmins219111
FTom Niblo177283
J Howard


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
21Grenville Morris36
17Enoch West39
9William Shearman13
8Jack Craggs40
5Fred Lessons14
3Tom Niblo17
2Alf Spouncer28
2George Henderson22
1Albert Holmes6
1Joe Hardstaff10



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1905-06

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Sheffield UnitedSat Oct 28, 1905H4-1Sat Mar 03, 1906A4-1