SEASON: 1930-31


Prev Season: 1929-30
This Season: 1930-31
Next Season: 1931-32
DIVISION:
English Second Division (Tier 2)
MANAGER(s):
Stan Hardy
FA Cup:
3rd Round (Newcastle United (A) 0-4)
League Cup:
Not started

Top Goalscorer:
Johnny Dent (23 goals)

LEAGUE POSITIONS

SEASON END TABLE
SECOND DIVISION (Tier 2) - 1930-31 Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHomeAway
1Everton4228591216618127631104745351.83361Promoted as Champions2-20-2
2West Bromwich Albion4222101083491434401687643331.69454Promoted1-61-2
3Tottenham Hotspur4222713885515516420721224351.600512-21-2
4Wolverhampton Wanderers4221516846715245625631228421.254473-42-4
5Port Vale4221516676115333916621328451.098471-02-3
6Bradford Park Avenue42181014976615427124361226421.470461-01-4
7Preston North End42171114836412545531561028331.297451-44-2
8Burnley42171114817713535530461126471.052453-32-5
9Southampton4219617746213444622621328401.194443-10-0
10Bradford City4217101561631254392655112237.968444-10-1
11Stoke City4217101564711164341764113054.901443-00-1
12Oldham Athletic4216101661721353452835131644.847424-11-3
13Bury421932075821434442050163162.915413-00-1
14Millwall421671971801245472543142455.888392-11-5
15Charlton Athletic421591859861146353345122453.686394-31-1
16Bristol City421581954821155292343142559.659386-14-1
17Nottingham Forest421491980851263543523162650.94137
18Plymouth Argyle421482076841038473345122951.905361-10-1
19Barnsley421392059791335422306151756.747353-31-3
20Swansea Town4212102051741155402915151145.689343-02-3
21Reading421262472961128473314162563.75030Relegated1-12-5
22Cardiff City4289254787768323113171556.54025Relegated3-11-1

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GAME COUNTS
ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
43
Competitive Goals:
80
Goals per game:
1.9

LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42
League Points:
37 out of 84 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
44.0%

GOALS
Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored14 times8 times8 times5 times1 time
Conceded15 times6 times7 times5 times4 times
Won By4 times3 times6 times1 time
Lost By9 times4 times4 times2 times1 time

LEAGUE POSITION ANALYSIS
Analysis of the league positions
This table shows:
(a) how many days we spent in each of the league positions
(b) how we did when we played teams in each of the league positions.

Position days Record against teams in each position
Forest
Pos
Num Days Opp
Pos
PWDLFAPointsResults (Green=win; Blue=draw; Red=loss)
1 12-11241 Everton (2-2), Everton (0-2)
2 21-1-221 Tottenham Hotspur (2-2)
3 32--2280 West Bromwich Albion (1-6), West Bromwich Albion (1-2)
4 4-------
5 521-1652 Oldham Athletic (4-1), Wolverhampton Wanderers (2-4)
6 621-1222 Tottenham Hotspur (1-2), Port Vale (1-0)
7 722--414 Bradford Park Avenue (1-0), Southampton (3-1)
8 832-1864 Stoke City (3-0), Preston North End (4-2), Preston North End (1-4)
9 92--2240 Port Vale (2-3), Bury (0-1)
10 101--1010 Bradford City (0-1)
11 112-11341 Burnley (3-3), Stoke City (0-1)
129 121--1130 Oldham Athletic (1-3)
139 1322--844 Bristol City (4-1), Charlton Athletic (4-3)
1431 1411--212 Millwall (2-1)
1521 154112783 Bradford Park Avenue (1-4), Swansea Town (2-3), Charlton Athletic (1-1), Bury (3-0)
162 16211-633 Barnsley (3-3), Swansea Town (3-0)
1752 1722--1024 Bradford City (4-1), Bristol City (6-1)
1846 182--2380 Burnley (2-5), Barnsley (1-3)
1946 19-------
2029 202--2160 Millwall (1-5), Plymouth Argyle (0-1)
21 212-2-222 Cardiff City (1-1), Plymouth Argyle (1-1)
22 224121674 Southampton (0-0), Reading (1-1), Reading (2-5), Cardiff City (3-1)
Not included: Week 1 game against Wolverhampton Wanderers (3-4) as all teams were unplaced at the time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
19,852 (Everton)
Lowest League Attendance:
3,342 (Charlton Athletic)
Average League Attendance:
8,264
Highest Cup Attendance:
-
Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
6
Yellow cards:
0
Red cards:
0
Own goals (for):
(scored by opponents for us)
Own goals (against):
(scored by us for opponents)
Penalties scored:
0
Penalties conceded:
0
Penalties missed:
0
Penalties saved:
0


GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Stan Hardy
League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 30, 1930Wolverhampton WanderersH3-4Loss10,11712Dent (?, ?), Dickinson (?)
2Mon Sep 01, 1930SouthamptonA0-0Draw11,10813
3Sat Sep 06, 1930Bradford Park AvenueA1-4Loss14,31317Quantrill (?)
4Mon Sep 08, 1930BurnleyA2-5Loss10,39319Scott (?), Quantrill (?)
5Sat Sep 13, 1930Stoke CityH3-0Win8,88118Dent (?, ?, ?)
6Wed Sep 17, 1930BurnleyH3-3Draw3,82418Scott (?), Stocks (?), Dent (?)
7Sat Sep 20, 1930MillwallA1-5Loss12,45719Heslop (?)
8Sat Sep 27, 1930Oldham AthleticH4-1Win8,67017Stocks (?, ?, ?), Loftus (?)
9Sat Oct 04, 1930Bristol CityA4-1Win15,47212McKinlay (?), Dent (?, ?), Loftus (?)
10Sat Oct 11, 1930Tottenham HotspurA1-2Loss34,23814Simpson (?)
11Sat Oct 18, 1930EvertonH2-2Draw19,85215Dent (?), Loftus (?)
12Sat Oct 25, 1930Cardiff CityA1-1Draw8,95514Dent (?)
13Sat Nov 01, 1930Bradford CityH4-1Win8,03513Dickinson (?, ?), Loftus (?), Simpson (?)
14Sat Nov 08, 1930Port ValeA2-3Loss9,75314Dickinson (?, ?)
15Sat Nov 15, 1930Plymouth ArgyleH1-1Draw8,43314Dent (?)
16Sat Nov 22, 1930Swansea TownA2-3Loss8,05915McKinlay (?), Dent (?)
17Sat Nov 29, 1930West Bromwich AlbionH1-6Loss4,35915Dickinson (?)
18Sat Dec 06, 1930BuryA0-1Loss4,74417
19Sat Dec 13, 1930BarnsleyH3-3Draw7,49718Dickinson (?, ?), Loftus (?)
20Sat Dec 20, 1930Charlton AthleticA1-1Draw8,92217Dent (?)
21Thu Dec 25, 1930ReadingH1-1Draw12,27916German (?)
22Fri Dec 26, 1930ReadingA2-5Loss11,42518Howie (?), Heslop (?)
23Sat Dec 27, 1930Wolverhampton WanderersA2-4Loss20,06920Dent (?, ?)
24Sat Jan 03, 1931Bradford Park AvenueH1-0Win3,81919Dent (?)
25Sat Jan 17, 1931Stoke CityA0-1Loss6,19420
26Sat Jan 24, 1931MillwallH2-1Win6,92417Brown (?, ?)
27Sat Jan 31, 1931Oldham AthleticA1-3Loss5,48320Brown (?)
28Sat Feb 07, 1931Bristol CityH6-1Win7,39518Brown (?), Dent (?), Dickinson (?, ?), Simpson (?, ?)
29Sat Feb 14, 1931Tottenham HotspurH2-2Draw14,19618Brown (?), Simpson (?)
30Sat Feb 21, 1931EvertonA0-2Loss32,32819
31Sat Feb 28, 1931Cardiff CityH3-1Win3,56518Loftus (?), Dent (?), Dickinson (?)
32Sat Mar 07, 1931Bradford CityA0-1Loss10,42219
33Sat Mar 14, 1931Port ValeH1-0Win9,28117Simpson (?)
34Sat Mar 21, 1931Plymouth ArgyleA0-1Loss18,07519
35Sat Mar 28, 1931Swansea TownH3-0Win6,60917Stocks (?), Dickinson (?, ?)
36Fri Apr 03, 1931Preston North EndA4-2Win13,49616Stocks (?), Dent (?, ?), Dickinson (?)
37Sat Apr 04, 1931West Bromwich AlbionA1-2Loss18,89817Dickinson (?)
38Mon Apr 06, 1931Preston North EndH1-4Loss13,21318Stocks (?)
39Sat Apr 11, 1931BuryH3-0Win7,91817Stocks (?, ?), Simpson (?)
40Sat Apr 18, 1931BarnsleyA1-3Loss3,67219Scott (?)
41Sat Apr 25, 1931Charlton AthleticH4-3Win3,34217Dent (?), Dickinson (?, ?, ?)
42Sat May 02, 1931SouthamptonH3-1Win5,34317Dent (?, ?), Dickinson (?)

FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 10, 1931Newcastle United3A0-4Loss34,219

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Thu Nov 06, 1930Oxford UniversityEnglandA4-0Win-McKinlay (?), Loftus (?), Dickinson (?, ?)
Wed Mar 04, 1931Netherlands XINetherlandsA3-1Win15,000Dent (? pen), Dickinson (?), Smith (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (6) - £0 Out (7) - £0
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Clifford LloydBoughtBob WallaceSold
John ForrestBoughtBuster BrownSold
Tom McKayBoughtCharles HowieSold
1930Alec FarmerBoughtClifford LloydSold
Aug 01, 1930Alf QuantrillBoughtJohn ScottSold
Jan 1931Robert PughBoughtWalter RobinsSold
1931Clive GermanSold


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num Country PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GK EnglandArthur Dexter4113820
GK EnglandPercy Ashton211
Defenders
D ScotlandBilly McKinlay35126172
D EnglandJimmy Barrington4314920
D EnglandTommy Graham4114918
DWilliam 'Bill' Thompson3411815
Midfielders
M ScotlandAlec Farmer15447
M ScotlandCharles Howie111
MClifford Lloyd431
M EnglandHarry Smith2411211
MJohn Forrest11
MJohn Scott183693
M EnglandWalter Robins11
Forwards
F EnglandAlf Quantrill93242
F EnglandBilly Dickinson24931219
F ScotlandBob Wallace716
F EnglandBuster Brown93335
F EnglandClive German93151
FCyril Stocks218499
F EnglandJohnny Dent381281823
F EnglandLeo Loftus184686
F EnglandNoah Burton22859
F EnglandRichard Armstrong7232
FRobert Heslop61232
F WalesRobert Pugh835
FTom McKay22
F EnglandWilliam Simpson33134167


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames
23Johnny Dent38
19Billy Dickinson24
9Cyril Stocks21
7William Simpson33
6Leo Loftus18
5Buster Brown9
3John Scott18
2Alf Quantrill9
2Billy McKinlay35
2Robert Heslop6
1Charles Howie1
1Clive German9


LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Bristol CitySat Oct 04, 1930Away4-1Sat Feb 07, 1931Home6-1