Season:

Season stats for the 1977-78 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division One (old)4251225267022nd
FA Cup2101114th round
League Cup1001022nd round
All matches 45 6 12 27 27 73

All matches(45)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
20.08.1977Division One (old) Manchester City (A)0 - 012
24.08.1977Division One (old) West Ham United (H)1 - 09
27.08.1977Division One (old) Bristol City (H)0 - 09
30.08.1977League Cup 2Portsmouth (A)0 - 2-
03.09.1977Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)0 - 313
10.09.1977Division One (old) Everton (H)1 - 516
17.09.1977Division One (old) Arsenal (A)1 - 219
24.09.1977Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (H)0 - 320
01.10.1977Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)0 - 321
05.10.1977Division One (old) Chelsea (A)0 - 020
08.10.1977Division One (old) Aston Villa (H)0 - 221
15.10.1977Division One (old) Coventry City (H)1 - 221
22.10.1977Division One (old) Norwich City (A)0 - 221
29.10.1977Division One (old) Leeds United (H)0 - 021
05.11.1977Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (A)0 - 222
12.11.1977Division One (old) Ipswich Town (H)2 - 121
19.11.1977Division One (old) Birmingham City (A)1 - 121
26.11.1977Division One (old) Liverpool (H)0 - 421
03.12.1977Division One (old) Newcastle United (A)0 - 221
10.12.1977Division One (old) Derby County (H)1 - 122
17.12.1977Division One (old) Ipswich Town (A)0 - 122
26.12.1977Division One (old) Middlesbrough (H)0 - 022
27.12.1977Division One (old) Manchester United (A)1 - 322
31.12.1977Division One (old) West Ham United (A)2 - 322
02.01.1978Division One (old) Manchester City (H)0 - 122
07.01.1978FA Cup 3Hull City (A)1 - 0-
14.01.1978Division One (old) Bristol City (A)0 - 022
21.01.1978Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)0 - 022
28.01.1978FA Cup 4Walsall (A)0 - 1-
04.02.1978Division One (old) Everton (A)0 - 222
11.02.1978Division One (old) Arsenal (H)1 - 122
25.02.1978Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)1 - 021
04.03.1978Division One (old) Aston Villa (A)0 - 021
11.03.1978Division One (old) Coventry City (A)0 - 121
14.03.1978Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 121
18.03.1978Division One (old) Norwich City (H)2 - 222
25.03.1978Division One (old) Manchester United (H)2 - 322
27.03.1978Division One (old) Middlesbrough (A)1 - 021
28.03.1978Division One (old) Leeds United (A)1 - 521
01.04.1978Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 121
08.04.1978Division One (old) Liverpool (A)2 - 322
15.04.1978Division One (old) Birmingham City (H)1 - 422
22.04.1978Division One (old) Derby County (A)1 - 422
26.04.1978Division One (old) Chelsea (H)0 - 222
29.04.1978Division One (old) Newcastle United (H)3 - 022

Division One (old) 1977-78 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Nottingham Forest4225 143692464
 2 Liverpool4224 99653457
 3 Everton4222 119764555
 4 Manchester City4220 1210745152
 5 Arsenal4221 1011603752
 6 West Bromwich Albion4218 1410625350
 7 Coventry City4218 1212756248
 8 Aston Villa4218 1014574246
 9 Leeds United4218 1014635346
 10 Manchester United4216 1016676342
 11 Birmingham City4216 917556041
 12 Derby County4214 1315545941
 13 Norwich City4211 1813526640
 14 Middlesbrough4212 1515425439
 15 Wolverhampton Wanderers4212 1218516436
 16 Chelsea4211 1417466936
 17 Bristol City4211 1318495335
 18 Ipswich Town4211 1318476135
 19 Queens Park Rangers429 1518476433
 20 West Ham United4212 822526932
 21 Newcastle United426 1026427822
 22 Leicester City4251225267022
Player Club Fee Date
Eddie Kelly Queens Park Rangers £50,000 July 1977
Dave Webb Queens Park Rangers Unknown September 1977
George Armstrong Arsenal Unknown September 1977
Lammie Robertson Exeter City £8,000 September 1977
Alan Waddle Liverpool £45,000 September 1977
Geoff Salmons Stoke City £40,000 October 1977
Billy Hughes Derby County Unknown December 1977
Roger Davies Club Brugge £250,000 December 1977
Player Club Fee Date
Alan Birchenall Notts County Unknown September 1977
Frank Worthington Bolton Wanderers Unknown September 1977
Carl Jayes Northampton Town Unknown November 1977
Steve Yates Southend United Unknown November 1977
Steve Earle Peterborough United On loan November 1977
Jon Sammels Vancouver Whitecaps Unknown January 1978
Jeff Blockley Derby County On loan February 1978
Brian Alderson New England Tea Men Unknown March 1978
Steve Earle Detroit Express Unknown March 1978
Steve Kember Vancouver Whitecaps On loan April 1978
Larry May New England Tea Men On loan April 1978
Dean Smith Houston Hurricane On loan April 1978
Keith Weller New England Tea Men On loan April 1978
Peter Welsh Houston Hurricane On loan April 1978
Alan Waddle Swansea City Unknown May 1978
Jeff Blockley Notts County Unknown June 1978

Largest victories

3 - 0  29.04.1978 vs Newcastle United
1 - 0  24.08.1977 vs West Ham United
2 - 1  12.11.1977 vs Ipswich Town
1 - 0  07.01.1978 vs Hull City
1 - 0  25.02.1978 vs Wolverhampton Wanderers

Largest defeats

0 - 4  26.11.1977 vs Liverpool
1 - 5  10.09.1977 vs Everton
1 - 5  28.03.1978 vs Leeds United
1 - 4  22.04.1978 vs Derby County
0 - 3  24.09.1977 vs Nottingham Forest

Largest crowds

26,051  26.11.1977 vs Liverpool
24,041  02.01.1978 vs Manchester City
21,447  24.09.1977 vs Nottingham Forest
21,199  10.12.1977 vs Derby County
20,299  25.03.1978 vs Manchester United