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SEASON: 1988-89


Prev Season: 1987-88
This Season: 1988-89
Next Season: 1989-90
DIVISION:
Barclays First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Brian Clough

FA Cup:
Semi Final (Liverpool (Hillsborough) 1-3)

League Cup:
Winners (Luton Town (Wembley) 3-1)


Player Of The Year:
Stuart Pearce
Top Goalscorer:
Nigel Clough (21 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
57

Competitive Goals:
113

Goals per game:
2.0



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
38

League Points:
64 out of 114 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:
56.1%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored17 times12 times11 times7 times2 times
Conceded19 times10 times4 times2 times
Won By12 times9 times7 times3 times1 time
Lost By5 times2 times2 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
30,092

Lowest League Attendance:
15,340

Average League Attendance:
20,842

Highest Cup Attendance:
30,060

Lowest Cup Attendance:
11,958


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
22

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
1Arsenal38221067336106335191243381737761-43-1
2Liverpool38221066528115333111153321737762-10-1
3Nottingham Forest38171386443874311696433272164
4Norwich City381711104845874232094625253622-01-2
5Derby County38177144038937231884717202581-12-0
6Tottenham Hotspur3815121160468653124766292214571-22-1
7Coventry City381413114742946282359519195550-02-2
8Everton38141212504510723318451017275542-01-1
9Queens Park Rangers381411134337955231656820216530-02-1
10Millwall381411134752103627214872031-5534-12-2
11Manchester United38131213453510542713379182210512-00-2
12Wimbledon381491550461036301946920274510-11-4
13Southampton38101513526667625264872740-14453-01-1
14Charlton Athletic381012164458676252445101934-14424-01-0
15Sheffield Wednesday38101216345166721254691326-17421-13-0
16Luton Town381011174252865322125121031-10410-03-2
17Aston Villa38913164556766252227102034-11404-01-1
18Middlesbrough38912174461676283035111631-17392-24-3
19West Ham United381082037623610193072101832-25381-23-3
20Newcastle United387102132633610192844111335-31311-11-0

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 27, 1988Norwich CityA1-2Loss13,48814Chettle (?)
2Sat Sep 03, 1988Sheffield WednesdayH1-1Draw18,96313Worthington (? OG)
3Sat Sep 10, 1988EvertonA1-1Draw34,00314Webb (?)
4Sat Sep 17, 1988Derby CountyH1-1Draw24,81814Foster (?)
5Sat Sep 24, 1988Aston VillaA1-1Draw23,02914Carr (?)
6Sat Oct 01, 1988Luton TownH0-0Draw15,34016
7Sat Oct 08, 1988Queens Park RangersA2-1Win11,20511Foster (?), Clough (?)
8Sat Oct 22, 1988MillwallA2-2Draw16,87414Hodge (?, ?)
9Wed Oct 26, 1988LiverpoolH2-1Win29,7559Rice (?), Webb (?)
10Sat Oct 29, 1988Newcastle UnitedA1-0Win24,7655Chapman (?)
11Sun Nov 06, 1988ArsenalH1-4Loss19,0389Clough (?)
12Sat Nov 12, 1988West Ham UnitedA3-3Draw21,6829Hodge (?), Clough (?, ?)
13Sat Nov 19, 1988Coventry CityH0-0Draw17,2509
14Sat Nov 26, 1988Charlton AthleticA1-0Win6,4168Pearce (?)
15Sat Dec 03, 1988MiddlesbroughH2-2Draw17,74210Chapman (?, ?)
16Sat Dec 10, 1988SouthamptonA1-1Draw15,2599Clough (?)
17Sun Dec 18, 1988WimbledonH0-1Loss16,4279
18Mon Dec 26, 1988Manchester UnitedA0-2Loss39,58212
19Sat Dec 31, 1988Sheffield WednesdayA3-0Win20,40710Hodge (?), Gaynor (?), Webb (?)
20Mon Jan 02, 1989EvertonH2-0Win26,0088Gaynor (?), Parker (?)
21Sun Jan 15, 1989Tottenham HotspurA2-1Win16,9036Clough (?), Parker (?)
22Sat Jan 21, 1989Aston VillaH4-0Win22,6625Laws (?), Pearce (?), Hodge (?), Parker (?)
23Sat Feb 04, 1989Luton TownA3-2Win10,4654Clough (?, ?), Parker (?)
24Sat Feb 11, 1989Queens Park RangersH0-0Draw19,6904
25Sat Mar 11, 1989ArsenalA3-1Win39,6395Pearce (?), Carr (?), Clough (?)
26Wed Mar 15, 1989Newcastle UnitedH1-1Draw20,8005Clough (?)
27Wed Mar 22, 1989Tottenham HotspurH1-2Loss23,0985Parker (?)
28Sat Mar 25, 1989Derby CountyA2-0Win25,1745Hodge (?), Chapman (?)
29Mon Mar 27, 1989Manchester UnitedH2-0Win30,0925Pearce (?), Chapman (?)
30Sat Apr 01, 1989WimbledonA1-4Loss7,8675Clough (?)
31Wed Apr 05, 1989Norwich CityH2-0Win19,8724Pearce (?), Clough (?)
32Wed Apr 12, 1989SouthamptonH3-0Win19,9844Pearce (?), Gaynor (?), Clough (?)
33Sat Apr 22, 1989MiddlesbroughA4-3Win20,7784Chapman (?, ?), Parker (?), Webb (?)
34Wed May 03, 1989MillwallH4-1Win15,9823Hodge (?), Gaynor (?), Parker (?), Wood (? OG)
35Wed May 10, 1989LiverpoolA0-1Loss39,7934
36Sat May 13, 1989Charlton AthleticH4-0Win17,6373Wilson (?), Carr (?), Chettle (?), Webb (?)
37Mon May 15, 1989Coventry CityA2-2Draw14,0033Clough (?), Webb (?)
38Thu May 18, 1989West Ham UnitedH1-2Loss20,8433Chapman (?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 07, 1989Ipswich Town3H3-0Win-Gaynor (?), Chapman (?), Yallop (? OG)
Sat Jan 28, 1989Leeds United4H2-0Win-Chapman (?), Parker (?)
Sun Feb 19, 1989Watford5A3-0Win-Laws (?), Chapman (?), Webb (?)
Sat Mar 18, 1989Manchester UnitedQuarterA1-0Win55,052Parker (?)
Sat Apr 15, 1989LiverpoolSemiN0-0Aba-
Sun May 07, 1989LiverpoolSemiN1-3Loss38,000Webb (?)


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 28, 1988Chester City21H6-0Win11,958Pearce (?), Hodge (?), Clough (?, ?), Gaynor (?), Webb (?)
Wed Oct 12, 1988Chester City22A4-0Win4,747Gaynor (?, ?, ?), Crosby (?)
Wed Nov 02, 1988Coventry City3H3-2Win21,201Foster (?), Hodge (?), Clough (?)
Wed Nov 30, 1988Leicester City4A0-0Draw26,704
Wed Dec 14, 1988Leicester City4Y1H2-1Win26,676Clough (?), Chapman (?)
Wed Jan 18, 1989Queens Park RangersQuarterH5-2Win24,065Clough (?), Chapman (?, ?, ?, ?)
Wed Feb 15, 1989Bristol CitySemi1H1-1Draw30,060Pender (? OG)
Sun Feb 26, 1989Bristol CitySemi2A1-0Win28,084Parker (?)
Sun Apr 09, 1989Luton TownFinalN3-1Win76,130Clough (?, ?), Webb (?)


Full Members Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue Jan 10, 1989Chelsea3A4-1Win8,475Pearce (?), Gaynor (?), Chapman (?), Parker (?)
Tue Jan 24, 1989Ipswich Town4A3-1Win16,498Pearce (?), Hodge (?), ? (?)
Wed Feb 22, 1989Crystal PalaceSemiH3-1Win20,374Pearce (?), ? (?, ?)
Sun Apr 30, 1989EvertonFinalN4-3Win46,608Parker (30, 67), Chapman (92, *)


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sun Aug 21, 1988Notts CountyA1-1Draw-Pearce (?)


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sun Jul 24, 1988KeyworthEnglandA8-1Win-Rice (?, ?), Clough (?, ?), Glover (?, ?), Gaynor (?), Wilkinson (?)
Thu Jul 28, 1988IK BrageSwedenA0-1Loss-
Sat Jul 30, 1988Helsingfors VastraSwedenA2-1Win-Laws (?), Parker (?)
Sun Jul 31, 1988Sandvikens IFSwedenA2-1Win-Clough (?), Crosby (?)
Tue Aug 02, 1988VasterasSwedenA0-0Draw-
Wed Aug 03, 1988BrommapojkarnaSwedenA4-1Win-Clough (?, ?), Wilkinson (?), Glover (?)
Thu Aug 11, 1988PescaraItalyA3-2Win-Pearce (?), Webb (?), Wilson (?)
Sat Aug 13, 1988CologneGermanyA0-1Loss-
Wed Aug 17, 1988Lincoln CityEnglandA4-1Win-Clough (? pen), Glover (?), Hodge (?), Crosby (?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Mon Sep 12, 1988Heart Of MidlothianScotlandA3-1Win-Clough (?), Galloway (? OG), Parker (?)
Mon Nov 21, 1988Grantham TownEnglandA4-1Win-Clough (?, ?), Parker (?), Chapman (?)


Mercantile Credit Centenary Trophy
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Mon Aug 29, 1988LiverpoolQuarterA1-4Loss20,141? (?)



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKHans Segers
GKMark Crossley33
GKPaul Crichton
GKSteve Sutton5429159
DBrett Williams312
DBrian Laws38256623
DColin Foster22910331
DDes Walker4725129
DGary Fleming221
DRussell Bradley
DStuart Pearce5431157102Player Of The Year
MDarren Wassall11
MGary Charles2111
FAlan Lamb
FBrian Rice259115111
FFranz Carr3721115357
FGareth Williams
FGarry Parker3726461341
FGary Crosby17881134
FLee Chapman4728108199
FLee Glover1111
FNeil Webb5431148102
FNigel Clough53281592121
FNigel Jemson
FPaul Wilkinson
FPhil Starbuck1153318
FSteve Chettle37191352252
FSteve Hodge54311481032
FTerry Wilson43278714
FTommy Gaynor2716551073
P Komark
S McLoughlan


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
21Nigel Clough53
19Lee Chapman47
13Garry Parker37
10Neil Webb54
10Steve Hodge54
10Stuart Pearce54
10Tommy Gaynor27
3Colin Foster22
3Franz Carr37
2Brian Laws38
2Steve Chettle37
1Brian Rice25
1Gary Crosby17
1Terry Wilson43



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1988-89

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Charlton AthleticSat Nov 26, 1988A1-0Sat May 13, 1989H4-0