Season:

Season stats for the 1970-71 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division Two (old)422313657301st
FA Cup6321936th round
League Cup5221874th round
All matches 53 28 17 8 74 40

All matches(53)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
15.08.1970Division Two (old) Cardiff City (H)0 - 122
22.08.1970Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)3 - 111
29.08.1970Division Two (old) Carlisle United (H)2 - 212
02.09.1970Division Two (old) Bristol City (H)4 - 05
05.09.1970Division Two (old) Oxford United (A)0 - 19
09.09.1970League Cup 2Southampton (H)3 - 2-
12.09.1970Division Two (old) Luton Town (H)1 - 06
19.09.1970Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (A)1 - 05
26.09.1970Division Two (old) Portsmouth (H)2 - 04
30.09.1970Division Two (old) Middlesbrough (H)3 - 21
03.10.1970Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (A)2 - 21
07.10.1970League Cup 3Bolton Wanderers (A)1 - 1-
10.10.1970Division Two (old) Sunderland (H)1 - 01
12.10.1970League Cup 3 repBolton Wanderers (H)1 - 0-
17.10.1970Division Two (old) Cardiff City (A)2 - 23
20.10.1970Division Two (old) Birmingham City (A)0 - 03
24.10.1970Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (A)3 - 03
28.10.1970League Cup 4Bristol City (H)2 - 2-
31.10.1970Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers (H)1 - 01
03.11.1970League Cup 4 repBristol City (A)1 - 2-
07.11.1970Division Two (old) Watford (A)1 - 01
14.11.1970Division Two (old) Swindon Town (H)3 - 11
21.11.1970Division Two (old) Norwich City (A)2 - 21
28.11.1970Division Two (old) Leyton Orient (H)4 - 01
05.12.1970Division Two (old) Hull City (A)0 - 31
12.12.1970Division Two (old) Millwall (H)2 - 11
19.12.1970Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)0 - 01
26.12.1970Division Two (old) Sheffield United (A)1 - 21
02.01.1971FA Cup 3Notts County (H)2 - 0-
09.01.1971Division Two (old) Middlesbrough (A)0 - 12
16.01.1971Division Two (old) Birmingham City (H)1 - 44
25.01.1971FA Cup 4Torquay United (H)3 - 0-
06.02.1971Division Two (old) Hull City (H)0 - 04
13.02.1971FA Cup 5Oxford United (H)1 - 1-
17.02.1971FA Cup 5 repOxford United (A)3 - 1-
20.02.1971Division Two (old) Norwich City (H)2 - 17
27.02.1971Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers (A)3 - 06
01.03.1971Division Two (old) Millwall (A)0 - 03
06.03.1971FA Cup 6Arsenal (H)0 - 0-
10.03.1971Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (H)1 - 02
13.03.1971Division Two (old) Swindon Town (A)1 - 01
15.03.1971FA Cup 6 repArsenal (A)0 - 1-
20.03.1971Division Two (old) Watford (H)1 - 12
27.03.1971Division Two (old) Oxford United (H)0 - 01
29.03.1971Division Two (old) Leyton Orient (A)1 - 01
03.04.1971Division Two (old) Carlisle United (A)1 - 01
10.04.1971Division Two (old) Sheffield United (H)0 - 01
12.04.1971Division Two (old) Luton Town (A)3 - 11
13.04.1971Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (H)1 - 11
17.04.1971Division Two (old) Sunderland (A)0 - 01
24.04.1971Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (H)1 - 01
27.04.1971Division Two (old) Bristol City (A)1 - 01
01.05.1971Division Two (old) Portsmouth (A)2 - 11

Division Two (old) 1970-71 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1   Leicester City 42 23 13 6 57 30 59
 2 Sheffield United4221 147733956
 3 Cardiff City4220 139644153
 4 Carlisle United4220 139654353
 5 Hull City4219 1310544151
 6 Luton Town4218 1311624349
 7 Middlesbrough4217 1411604348
 8 Millwall4219 914594247
 9 Birmingham City4217 1213584846
 10 Norwich City4215 1413545244
 11 Queens Park Rangers4216 1115585343
 12 Swindon Town4215 1215615142
 13 Sunderland4215 1215525442
 14 Oxford United4214 1414414842
 15 Sheffield Wednesday4212 1218516936
 16 Portsmouth4210 1418466134
 17 Leyton Orient429 1617295134
 18 Watford4210 1319386033
 19 Bristol City4210 1121466431
 20 Charlton Athletic428 1420416530
 21 Blackburn Rovers426 1521376927
 22 Bolton Wanderers427 1025357424

League performance

Player Club Fee Date
Bobby Kellard Bristol City £50,000 August 1970
Malcolm Partridge Mansfield Town £50,000 September 1970
Joe Jopling Aldershot £30,000 September 1970
Willie Carlin Derby County £35,000 October 1970
Player Club Fee Date
Murray Brodie Aldershot Unknown September 1970
David Gibson Aston Villa Unknown September 1970
Bobby Roberts Mansfield Town Unknown September 1970
Peter Rodrigues Sheffield Wednesday Unknown October 1970
Derek Harrison Torquay United Unknown February 1971
Graham Brown Burton Albion Unknown May 1971
Colin Mackleworth Kettering Town Unknown May 1971

Largest victories

4 - 0  02.09.1970 vs Bristol City
4 - 0  28.11.1970 vs Leyton Orient
3 - 0  25.01.1971 vs Torquay United
3 - 0  24.10.1970 vs Sheffield Wednesday
3 - 0  27.02.1971 vs Bolton Wanderers

Largest defeats

1 - 4  16.01.1971 vs Birmingham City
0 - 3  05.12.1970 vs Hull City
0 - 1  15.08.1970 vs Cardiff City
0 - 1  05.09.1970 vs Oxford United
1 - 2  03.11.1970 vs Bristol City

Largest crowds

42,000  06.03.1971 vs Arsenal
36,752  10.04.1971 vs Sheffield United
34,802  13.02.1971 vs Oxford United
33,770  02.01.1971 vs Notts County
32,749  13.04.1971 vs Blackburn Rovers