Season:

Season stats for the 1968-69 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division One (old)4291221396821st
FA Cup852173Final
League Cup3201554th round
All matches 53 16 14 23 51 76

All matches(53)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
10.08.1968Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)1 - 110
13.08.1968Division One (old) Arsenal (A)0 - 319
17.08.1968Division One (old) Ipswich Town (H)1 - 321
21.08.1968Division One (old) Manchester City (H)3 - 017
24.08.1968Division One (old) Stoke City (A)0 - 120
28.08.1968Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)0 - 120
31.08.1968Division One (old) Southampton (H)3 - 116
04.09.1968League Cup 2Darlington (A)2 - 1-
07.09.1968Division One (old) Sunderland (A)0 - 220
14.09.1968Division One (old) Leeds United (H)1 - 120
21.09.1968Division One (old) Liverpool (A)0 - 421
24.09.1968League Cup 3Carlisle United (A)3 - 0-
28.09.1968Division One (old) Coventry City (H)1 - 121
05.10.1968Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (A)2 - 321
09.10.1968Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)2 - 019
12.10.1968Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 219
16.10.1968League Cup 4Burnley (A)0 - 4-
19.10.1968Division One (old) Chelsea (A)0 - 320
26.10.1968Division One (old) Burnley (H)0 - 222
02.11.1968Division One (old) Newcastle United (A)0 - 021
09.11.1968Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (H)2 - 221
16.11.1968Division One (old) West Ham United (A)0 - 421
23.11.1968Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday (H)1 - 120
30.11.1968Division One (old) Everton (A)1 - 720
07.12.1968Division One (old) Manchester United (H)2 - 120
14.12.1968Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (A)1 - 119
21.12.1968Division One (old) Chelsea (H)1 - 420
28.12.1968Division One (old) Burnley (A)1 - 220
04.01.1969FA Cup 3Barnsley (A)1 - 1-
08.01.1969FA Cup 3 repBarnsley (H)2 - 1-
11.01.1969Division One (old) Newcastle United (H)2 - 119
18.01.1969Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 019
25.01.1969FA Cup 4Millwall (A)1 - 0-
01.02.1969Division One (old) West Ham United (H)1 - 119
01.03.1969FA Cup 5Liverpool (H)0 - 0-
03.03.1969FA Cup 5 repLiverpool (A)1 - 0-
08.03.1969FA Cup 6Mansfield Town (A)1 - 0-
12.03.1969Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)2 - 020
15.03.1969Division One (old) Stoke City (H)0 - 020
22.03.1969Division One (old) Southampton (A)0 - 121
29.03.1969FA Cup sfWest Bromwich Albion (N)1 - 0-
01.04.1969Division One (old) Coventry City (A)0 - 121
04.04.1969Division One (old) Manchester City (A)0 - 221
08.04.1969Division One (old) Arsenal (H)0 - 021
12.04.1969Division One (old) Liverpool (H)1 - 221
14.04.1969Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday (A)3 - 121
19.04.1969Division One (old) Leeds United (A)0 - 221
26.04.1969FA Cup fManchester City (N)0 - 1-
29.04.1969Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (H)1 - 021
03.05.1969Division One (old) Ipswich Town (A)1 - 221
05.05.1969Division One (old) Sunderland (H)2 - 121
14.05.1969Division One (old) Everton (H)1 - 121
17.05.1969Division One (old) Manchester United (A)2 - 321

Division One (old) 1968-69 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Leeds United4227 132662667
 2 Liverpool4225 116632461
 3 Everton4221 156773657
 4 Arsenal4222 128562756
 5 Chelsea4220 1012735350
 6 Tottenham Hotspur4214 1711615145
 7 Southampton4216 1313574845
 8 West Ham United4213 1811665044
 9 Newcastle United4215 1413615544
 10 West Bromwich Albion4216 1115646743
 11 Manchester United4215 1215575342
 12 Ipswich Town4215 1116596041
 13 Manchester City4215 1017645540
 14 Burnley4215 918558239
 15 Sheffield Wednesday4210 1616415436
 16 Wolverhampton Wanderers4210 1517415835
 17 Sunderland4211 1219436734
 18 Nottingham Forest4210 1319455733
 19 Stoke City429 1518406333
 20 Coventry City4210 1121466431
 21 Leicester City4291221396830
 22 Queens Park Rangers424 1028399518

League performance

Player Club Fee Date
Andy Lochhead Burnley £80,000 October 1968
Murray Brodie Cumbernauld United Unknown November 1968
Brian Greenhalgh Aston Villa Unknown February 1969
David Tearse North Kenton Boys Club Unknown May 1969
Player Club Fee Date
Bobby Svarc Lincoln City Unknown December 1968
Brian Potts Peterborough United Free May 1969
Willie Bell Brighton & Hove Albion Unknown June 1969
Brian Greenhalgh Huddersfield Town Unknown June 1969
Allan Clarke Leeds United £165,000 June 1969

Largest victories

3 - 0  21.08.1968 vs Manchester City
3 - 0  24.09.1968 vs Carlisle United
3 - 1  31.08.1968 vs Southampton
2 - 0  09.10.1968 vs Wolverhampton Wanderers
2 - 0  12.03.1969 vs Queens Park Rangers

Largest defeats

1 - 7  30.11.1968 vs Everton
0 - 4  16.11.1968 vs West Ham United
0 - 4  16.10.1968 vs Burnley
0 - 4  21.09.1968 vs Liverpool
1 - 4  21.12.1968 vs Chelsea

Largest crowds

42,002  01.03.1969 vs Liverpool
41,130  14.05.1969 vs Everton
36,303  07.12.1968 vs Manchester United
35,833  29.04.1969 vs Tottenham Hotspur
35,573  08.04.1969 vs Arsenal