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SEASON: 1967-68


Prev Season: 1966-67
This Season: 1967-68
Next Season: 1968-69
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Johnny Carey

FA Cup:
4th Round (Leeds United (A) 1-2)

League Cup:
3rd Round (Burnley (A) 0-3)


Top Goalscorer:
Joe Baker (21 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
51

Competitive Goals:
65

Goals per game:
1.3



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42

League Points:
39 out of 84 (2 points per win)

Points Percentage:
46.4%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored14 times6 times9 times3 times
Conceded17 times10 times7 times1 time2 times
Won By8 times7 times2 times2 times
Lost By9 times4 times6 times2 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
49,946

Lowest League Attendance:
20,658

Average League Attendance:
32,715

Highest Cup Attendance:
32,896

Lowest Cup Attendance:
27,090


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
14

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
1Manchester City422661086431722521694834272.000580-30-2
2Manchester United422481089551524492196640341.618563-10-3
3Liverpool422211971401722511759720231.775550-11-6
4Leeds United4222911714117314914561022271.732530-21-1
5Everton4223613674018124313551124271.675521-00-1
6Chelsea421812126268117334257592843.912483-00-1
7Tottenham Hotspur4219914705911734420821126391.186470-01-1
8West Bromwich Albion4217121375621245452558830371.210463-21-2
9Arsenal42171015605612633723541223331.071442-00-3
10Newcastle United4213151454671272382018121647.806414-00-0
11Nottingham Forest4214111752641164342235131842.81339
12West Ham United4214101873698584330651030391.058381-10-3
13Leicester City421312176469777373465102735.928380-12-4
13Leicester City421312176469777373465102735.928382-12-4
14Burnley4214101864711272381623162655.901381-01-1
15Sunderland421311185161876282854122333.836370-30-1
16Southampton421311186683984373143142952.795372-21-2
17Wolverhampton Wanderers421482066751047453644132139.880363-11-6
18Stoke City421472150731038302944132044.685353-03-1
19Sheffield Wednesday4211121951636105322452141939.810340-00-0
20Coventry City429151851718583232110101939.718333-33-1
21Sheffield United4211102149707410253146112439.700321-03-1
22Fulham421072556986411274143142957.571272-20-2

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 19, 1967Sheffield UnitedA3-1Win29,2235Baker (?), Storey-Moore (?), Wignall (?)
2Tue Aug 22, 1967Coventry CityH3-3Draw44,9502Baker (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
3Sat Aug 26, 1967ArsenalH2-0Win33,9775Hinton (?, ?)
4Tue Aug 29, 1967Coventry CityA3-1Win41,2122Baker (?, ?), Storey-Moore (?)
5Sat Sep 02, 1967Manchester CityA0-2Loss29,5474
6Tue Sep 05, 1967LiverpoolH0-1Loss39,3525
7Sat Sep 09, 1967Newcastle UnitedH4-0Win30,1514Newton (?), Baker (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
8Sat Sep 16, 1967West Bromwich AlbionA1-2Loss21,1366Storey-Moore (?)
9Sat Sep 23, 1967ChelseaH3-0Win34,8714Taylor (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
10Sat Sep 30, 1967SouthamptonA1-2Loss26,7246Lyons (?)
11Sat Oct 07, 1967BurnleyA1-1Draw18,4007Baker (?)
12Sat Oct 14, 1967Sheffield WednesdayH0-0Draw37,9837
13Wed Oct 25, 1967Tottenham HotspurA1-1Draw40,9288Baker (?)
14Sat Oct 28, 1967Manchester UnitedH3-1Win49,9467Baker (?, ?), Wignall (?)
15Sat Nov 04, 1967SunderlandA0-1Loss29,1588
16Sat Nov 11, 1967Wolverhampton WanderersH3-1Win36,5227Newton (?), Barnwell (?), Wignall (?)
17Sat Nov 18, 1967FulhamA0-2Loss22,4139
18Sat Nov 25, 1967Leeds UnitedH0-2Loss29,56911
19Sat Dec 02, 1967EvertonA0-1Loss44,76512
Sat Dec 09, 1967Leicester CityH0-1Aba-12
20Sat Dec 16, 1967Sheffield UnitedH1-0Win25,50112Hilley (?)
21Sat Dec 23, 1967ArsenalA0-3Loss32,51213
22Tue Dec 26, 1967Stoke CityH3-0Win37,57711Lyons (?, ?), Hilley (?)
23Sat Dec 30, 1967Stoke CityA3-1Win21,41510Baxter (?), Baker (?), Hilley (?)
24Sat Jan 06, 1968Manchester CityH0-3Loss39,58111
25Sat Jan 13, 1968Newcastle UnitedA0-0Draw43,27410
26Sat Jan 20, 1968West Bromwich AlbionH3-2Win34,29810Lyons (?), Baker (?, ?)
27Sat Feb 03, 1968ChelseaA0-1Loss33,48310
28Sat Feb 10, 1968SouthamptonH2-2Draw27,31810Baxter (?), Storey-Moore (?)
29Sat Feb 24, 1968BurnleyH1-0Win26,1109Chapman (?)
30Wed Mar 13, 1968Leeds UnitedA1-1Draw32,5089Newton (?)
31Sat Mar 16, 1968Tottenham HotspurH0-0Draw37,7079
32Tue Mar 19, 1968Leicester CityH2-1Win30,4037Baker (?, ?)
33Sat Mar 23, 1968Manchester UnitedA0-3Loss61,97810
34Sat Mar 30, 1968SunderlandH0-3Loss24,54310
35Sat Apr 06, 1968Wolverhampton WanderersA1-6Loss28,19810Lyons (?)
36Fri Apr 12, 1968West Ham UnitedA0-3Loss36,58910
37Sat Apr 13, 1968FulhamH2-2Draw20,65810Lyons (?), Storey-Moore (?)
38Tue Apr 16, 1968West Ham UnitedH1-1Draw22,18910Baker (?)
39Sat Apr 20, 1968Sheffield WednesdayA0-0Draw28,80510
40Mon Apr 22, 1968EvertonH1-0Win23,80910Storey-Moore (?)
41Sat May 04, 1968Leicester CityA2-4Loss25,60511Chapman (?), Storey-Moore (?)
42Sat May 11, 1968LiverpoolA1-6Loss38,85011Baker (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 27, 1968Bolton Wanderers3H4-2Win-Winfield (?), Baker (?), Wignall (?), Hilley (?)
Sat Feb 17, 1968Leeds United4A1-2Loss-Baker (?)


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 13, 1967Scunthorpe United2A1-0Win-Storey-Moore (?)
Tue Oct 10, 1967Burnley3A0-3Loss-


Fairs Cup
DateOpponentCountryRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 20, 1967Eintracht FrankfurtGermany11A1-0Win4,500Baker (10)
Tue Oct 17, 1967Eintracht FrankfurtGermany12H4-0Win27,090Baker (13, 35), Chapman (47), Lyons (73)
Tue Oct 31, 1967FC ZurichSwitzerland21H2-1Win32,896Newton (?), Storey-Moore (?)
Tue Nov 14, 1967FC ZurichSwitzerland22A0-1Loss12,000


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue May 14, 1968Notts CountyFinalH3-0Win-Lyons (?, ?), Storey-Moore (? pen)


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Aug 05, 1967Raith RoversScotlandA5-1Win-Baker (?, ?), Kear (?), Wignall (?), Hinton (? pen)
Mon Aug 07, 1967Partick ThistleScotlandA0-0Draw-
Sun Aug 13, 1967Derby CountyEnglandA3-1Win-Baker (?), Wignall (?), Hinton (?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue Mar 05, 1968Derby CountyEnglandH1-2Loss-Lyons (?)



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKBrian Williamson12363
GKMick Harby33
GKPeter Grummitt3616514
DBill Brindley111
DBob McKinlay51191120
DRaymond Bridgett112
DTerry Hennessey4518917
MDave Stainwright
MHenry Newton451710174
MJeff Whitefoot21
MMike Kear
MWilliam Taylor822315
FAlan Hinton32123
FBarry Lyons4317111571
FColin Hall431
FDave Hilley1874644
FFrank Wignall351551471
FIan Storey-Moore341191412
FJim Baxter2486102
FJoe Baker4818111821
FJohn Barnwell208391
FJohn Winfield501911191
FPaul Richardson111
FPeter Hindley48191118
FSammy Chapman291061333


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
21Joe Baker48
12Ian Storey-Moore34
7Barry Lyons43
7Frank Wignall35
4Dave Hilley18
4Henry Newton45
3Sammy Chapman29
2Alan Hinton3
2Jim Baxter24
1John Barnwell20
1John Winfield50
1William Taylor8



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1967-68

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Sheffield UnitedSat Aug 19, 1967A3-1Sat Dec 16, 1967H1-0
Stoke CityTue Dec 26, 1967H3-0Sat Dec 30, 1967A3-1