Season:

Season stats for the 1981-82 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division Two (old)4218121256488th
FA Cup5401115Semi-final
League Cup4112433rd round
All matches 51 23 13 15 71 56

All matches(51)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
29.08.1981Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (A)2 - 212
05.09.1981Division Two (old) Wrexham (H)1 - 07
08.09.1981Division Two (old) Barnsley (H)1 - 04
12.09.1981Division Two (old) Derby County (A)1 - 36
19.09.1981Division Two (old) Luton Town (H)1 - 211
22.09.1981Division Two (old) Rotherham United (A)1 - 111
26.09.1981Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (A)2 - 07
03.10.1981Division Two (old) Crystal Palace (H)1 - 111
06.10.1981League Cup 2 leg 1Preston North End (A)0 - 1-
10.10.1981Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers (A)3 - 08
16.10.1981Division Two (old) Chelsea (H)1 - 16
24.10.1981Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)0 - 211
28.10.1981League Cup 2 leg 2Preston North End (H)4 - 0-
31.10.1981Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (H)0 - 010
07.11.1981Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (A)4 - 19
11.11.1981League Cup 3Aston Villa (H)0 - 0-
14.11.1981Division Two (old) Leyton Orient (H)0 - 19
21.11.1981Division Two (old) Cardiff City (A)1 - 314
25.11.1981League Cup 3 repAston Villa (A)0 - 2-
28.11.1981Division Two (old) Cambridge United (H)4 - 19
05.12.1981Division Two (old) Norwich City (A)0 - 09
12.12.1981Division Two (old) Watford (H)1 - 19
28.12.1981Division Two (old) Oldham Athletic (A)1 - 19
02.01.1982FA Cup 3Southampton (H)3 - 1-
23.01.1982FA Cup 4Hereford United (A)1 - 0-
30.01.1982Division Two (old) Luton Town (A)1 - 214
06.02.1982Division Two (old) Derby County (H)2 - 112
13.02.1982FA Cup 5Watford (H)2 - 0-
20.02.1982Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (H)1 - 013
27.02.1982Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers (H)1 - 013
02.03.1982Division Two (old) Newcastle United (H)3 - 012
06.03.1982FA Cup 6Shrewsbury Town (H)5 - 2-
09.03.1982Division Two (old) Chelsea (A)1 - 412
13.03.1982Division Two (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)3 - 212
17.03.1982Division Two (old) Rotherham United (H)1 - 010
20.03.1982Division Two (old) Sheffield Wednesday (A)0 - 211
23.03.1982Division Two (old) Crystal Palace (A)2 - 09
27.03.1982Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (H)3 - 17
30.03.1982Division Two (old) Shrewsbury Town (A)1 - 16
03.04.1982FA Cup sfTottenham Hotspur (N)0 - 2-
10.04.1982Division Two (old) Newcastle United (A)0 - 010
13.04.1982Division Two (old) Oldham Athletic (H)2 - 16
17.04.1982Division Two (old) Cardiff City (H)3 - 15
20.04.1982Division Two (old) Wrexham (A)0 - 04
24.04.1982Division Two (old) Cambridge United (A)2 - 14
01.05.1982Division Two (old) Norwich City (H)1 - 48
04.05.1982Division Two (old) Barnsley (A)2 - 04
08.05.1982Division Two (old) Watford (A)1 - 38
12.05.1982Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (H)1 - 28
15.05.1982Division Two (old) Shrewsbury Town (H)0 - 08
18.05.1982Division Two (old) Leyton Orient (A)0 - 38

Division Two (old) 1981-82 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Luton Town4225 134864688
 2 Watford4223 118764280
 3 Norwich City4222 515645071
 4 Sheffield Wednesday4220 1012555170
 5 Queens Park Rangers4221 615654369
 6 Barnsley4219 1013594167
 7 Rotherham United4220 715665467
 8 Leicester City42181212564866
 9 Newcastle United4218 816525062
 10 Blackburn Rovers4216 1115474359
 11 Oldham Athletic4215 1413505159
 12 Chelsea4215 1215606057
 13 Charlton Athletic4213 1217506551
 14 Cambridge United4213 920485348
 15 Crystal Palace4213 920344548
 16 Derby County4212 1218536848
 17 Grimsby Town4211 1318536546
 18 Shrewsbury Town4211 1318375746
 19 Bolton Wanderers4213 722396146
 20 Cardiff City4212 822456144
 21 Wrexham4211 1120405644
 22 Leyton Orient4210 923366139
Player Club Fee Date
Ian Andrews Mansfield Town Unknown September 1981
Keith Robson Norwich City Unknown September 1981
Trevor Hebberd Southampton On loan 27.11.1981
Eddie Kelly Bournemouth £50,000 December 1981
Alan Smith Alvechurch £22,000 14.06.1982
Player Club Fee Date
Pat Byrne Heart of Midlothian Unknown July 1981
Everton Carr Halifax Town Unknown July 1981
Martin Henderson Chesterfield Unknown September 1981
Bobby Smith Peterborough United On loan February 1982
Geoff Scott Birmingham City £50,000 February 1982
Neil Grewcock Gillingham Unknown March 1982
Stewart Hamill Scunthorpe United On loan March 1982

Largest victories

4 - 0  28.10.1981 vs Preston North End
3 - 0  10.10.1981 vs Bolton Wanderers
4 - 1  07.11.1981 vs Charlton Athletic
4 - 1  28.11.1981 vs Cambridge United
3 - 0  02.03.1982 vs Newcastle United

Largest defeats

1 - 4  09.03.1982 vs Chelsea
1 - 4  01.05.1982 vs Norwich City
0 - 3  18.05.1982 vs Leyton Orient
1 - 3  12.09.1981 vs Derby County
0 - 2  24.10.1981 vs Queens Park Rangers

Largest crowds

29,117  06.03.1982 vs Shrewsbury Town
27,991  13.02.1982 vs Watford
21,123  17.03.1982 vs Rotherham United
20,589  02.01.1982 vs Southampton
19,806  11.11.1981 vs Aston Villa