Season:

Season stats for the 1948-49 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division Two (old)42101616627919th
FA Cup95312215Final
All matches 51 15 19 17 84 94

All matches(51)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
21.08.1948Division Two (old) Leeds United (H)6 - 24
26.08.1948Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)1 - 48
28.08.1948Division Two (old) Coventry City (A)2 - 15
30.08.1948Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)2 - 39
04.09.1948Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (H)2 - 29
06.09.1948Division Two (old) Brentford (H)0 - 08
11.09.1948Division Two (old) Lincoln City (A)0 - 215
15.09.1948Division Two (old) Brentford (A)2 - 110
18.09.1948Division Two (old) Chesterfield (H)2 - 211
25.09.1948Division Two (old) West Bromwich Albion (A)1 - 216
02.10.1948Division Two (old) Bury (H)3 - 211
09.10.1948Division Two (old) Luton Town (A)1 - 110
16.10.1948Division Two (old) Bradford Park Avenue (H)2 - 212
23.10.1948Division Two (old) Southampton (A)0 - 614
30.10.1948Division Two (old) Barnsley (H)1 - 114
06.11.1948Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (A)0 - 118
13.11.1948Division Two (old) Nottingham Forest (H)4 - 214
20.11.1948Division Two (old) Fulham (A)0 - 117
27.11.1948Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle (H)1 - 117
04.12.1948Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (A)0 - 218
11.12.1948Division Two (old) Cardiff City (H)2 - 218
18.12.1948Division Two (old) Leeds United (A)1 - 318
25.12.1948Division Two (old) Tottenham Hotspur (H)1 - 220
27.12.1948Division Two (old) Tottenham Hotspur (A)1 - 119
01.01.1949Division Two (old) Coventry City (H)3 - 119
08.01.1949FA Cup 3Birmingham City (A)1 - 1-
15.01.1949FA Cup 3 repBirmingham City (H)1 - 1-
17.01.1949FA Cup 3 rep 2Birmingham City (A)2 - 1-
22.01.1949Division Two (old) Lincoln City (H)5 - 316
29.01.1949FA Cup 4Preston North End (H)2 - 0-
05.02.1949Division Two (old) Chesterfield (A)1 - 117
12.02.1949FA Cup 5Luton Town (A)5 - 5-
19.02.1949FA Cup 5 repLuton Town (H)5 - 3-
26.02.1949FA Cup 6Brentford (A)2 - 0-
05.03.1949Division Two (old) Luton Town (H)1 - 120
12.03.1949Division Two (old) Bradford Park Avenue (A)3 - 320
19.03.1949Division Two (old) Southampton (H)1 - 320
26.03.1949FA Cup sfPortsmouth (N)3 - 1-
02.04.1949Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (H)1 - 120
06.04.1949Division Two (old) Barnsley (A)1 - 320
09.04.1949Division Two (old) Nottingham Forest (A)1 - 220
11.04.1949Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (A)1 - 020
15.04.1949Division Two (old) West Ham United (A)1 - 420
16.04.1949Division Two (old) Fulham (H)0 - 320
18.04.1949Division Two (old) West Ham United (H)1 - 121
21.04.1949Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (H)3 - 120
23.04.1949Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle (A)1 - 120
30.04.1949FA Cup fWolverhampton Wanderers (N)1 - 3-
04.05.1949Division Two (old) Bury (A)2 - 120
05.05.1949Division Two (old) West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 320
07.05.1949Division Two (old) Cardiff City (A)1 - 119

Division Two (old) 1948-49 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Fulham4224 99773757
 2 West Bromwich Albion4224 810693956
 3 Southampton4223 910693655
 4 Cardiff City4219 1310624751
 5 Tottenham Hotspur4217 169724450
 6 Chesterfield4215 1710514547
 7 West Ham United4218 1014565846
 8 Sheffield Wednesday4215 1314635643
 9 Barnsley4214 1216626140
 10 Luton Town4214 1216555740
 11 Grimsby Town4215 1017727640
 12 Bury4217 619677640
 13 Queens Park Rangers4214 1117446239
 14 Blackburn Rovers4215 819536338
 15 Leeds United4212 1317556337
 16 Coventry City4215 720556437
 17 Bradford Park Avenue4213 1118657837
 18 Brentford4211 1417425336
 19 Leicester City42101616627936
 20 Plymouth Argyle4212 1218496436
 21 Nottingham Forest4214 721505435
 22 Lincoln City428 1222539128
Player Club Fee Date
Jimmy Ayton Third Lanark £7,750 October 1948
Johnny Anderson Arthurlie Unknown December 1948
Walter Edwards Southend United Unknown December 1948
Ian McGraw Arbroath £4,200 December 1948
Ken Chisholm Leeds United £11,000 December 1948
Reg Warner Anstey Nomads Unknown April 1949
Player Club Fee Date
Peter McKennan Brentford Unknown September 1948
Jimmy Hernon Bolton Wanderers £14,750 September 1948
Dennis Cheney Bournemouth £2,500 October 1948
Ray Iggleden Leeds United Unknown December 1948
Walter Edwards Workington Unknown May 1949
Sep Smith Retired Unknown May 1949
Les Major Plymouth Argyle £1,800 May 1949
Jim Dawson Portsmouth Free June 1949

Largest victories

6 - 2  21.08.1948 vs Leeds United
4 - 2  13.11.1948 vs Nottingham Forest
3 - 1  01.01.1949 vs Coventry City
5 - 3  22.01.1949 vs Lincoln City
2 - 0  29.01.1949 vs Preston North End

Largest defeats

0 - 6  23.10.1948 vs Southampton
1 - 4  26.08.1948 vs Queens Park Rangers
0 - 3  16.04.1949 vs Fulham
1 - 4  15.04.1949 vs West Ham United
0 - 3  05.05.1949 vs West Bromwich Albion

Largest crowds

38,822  19.02.1949 vs Luton Town
37,775  29.01.1949 vs Preston North End
35,847  02.04.1949 vs Grimsby Town
35,592  16.04.1949 vs Fulham
35,367  15.01.1949 vs Birmingham City