Season:

Season stats for the 1985-86 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division One (old)42101220547619th
FA Cup1001133rd round
League Cup2011132nd round
All matches 45 10 13 22 56 82

All matches(45)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
17.08.1985Division One (old) Everton (H)3 - 13
21.08.1985Division One (old) Manchester City (A)1 - 13
24.08.1985Division One (old) Oxford United (A)0 - 513
28.08.1985Division One (old) Chelsea (H)0 - 013
31.08.1985Division One (old) Arsenal (A)0 - 115
04.09.1985Division One (old) Watford (H)2 - 215
08.09.1985Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (H)0 - 319
14.09.1985Division One (old) West Ham United (A)0 - 321
21.09.1985Division One (old) Birmingham City (A)1 - 221
25.09.1985League Cup 2 leg 1Derby County (A)0 - 2-
28.09.1985Division One (old) Ipswich Town (H)1 - 019
02.10.1985Division One (old) Oxford United (H)4 - 418
06.10.1985Division One (old) Coventry City (A)0 - 319
09.10.1985League Cup 2 leg 2Derby County (H)1 - 1-
12.10.1985Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (H)2 - 219
19.10.1985Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday (H)2 - 319
26.10.1985Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (A)3 - 119
02.11.1985Division One (old) Liverpool (A)0 - 119
09.11.1985Division One (old) Southampton (H)2 - 219
16.11.1985Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (A)0 - 220
23.11.1985Division One (old) Manchester United (H)3 - 019
30.11.1985Division One (old) Newcastle United (A)1 - 219
07.12.1985Division One (old) Manchester City (H)1 - 118
14.12.1985Division One (old) Everton (A)2 - 117
26.12.1985Division One (old) Aston Villa (H)3 - 116
28.12.1985Division One (old) Watford (A)1 - 216
01.01.1986Division One (old) Luton Town (A)1 - 316
04.01.1986FA Cup 3Bristol Rovers (A)1 - 3-
11.01.1986Division One (old) West Ham United (H)0 - 117
18.01.1986Division One (old) Arsenal (H)2 - 216
01.02.1986Division One (old) Chelsea (A)2 - 217
08.03.1986Division One (old) Coventry City (H)2 - 117
12.03.1986Division One (old) Birmingham City (H)4 - 217
15.03.1986Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (A)2 - 217
18.03.1986Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday (A)0 - 117
22.03.1986Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (A)3 - 417
29.03.1986Division One (old) Luton Town (H)0 - 017
31.03.1986Division One (old) Aston Villa (A)0 - 118
05.04.1986Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (H)1 - 418
08.04.1986Division One (old) Ipswich Town (A)2 - 016
12.04.1986Division One (old) Southampton (A)0 - 016
14.04.1986Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers (H)1 - 416
26.04.1986Division One (old) Manchester United (A)0 - 419
30.04.1986Division One (old) Liverpool (H)0 - 220
03.05.1986Division One (old) Newcastle United (H)2 - 019

Division One (old) 1985-86 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Liverpool4226 106893788
 2 Everton4226 88874186
 3 West Ham United4226 610744084
 4 Manchester United4222 1010703676
 5 Sheffield Wednesday4221 1011635473
 6 Chelsea4220 1111575671
 7 Arsenal4220 913494769
 8 Nottingham Forest4219 1112695368
 9 Luton Town4218 1212614466
 10 Tottenham Hotspur4219 815745265
 11 Newcastle United4217 1213677263
 12 Watford4216 1115696259
 13 Queens Park Rangers4215 720536452
 14 Southampton4212 1020516246
 15 Manchester City4211 1219435745
 16 Aston Villa4210 1418516744
 17 Coventry City4211 1021487143
 18 Oxford United4210 1220628042
 19 Leicester City42101220547642
 20 Ipswich Town4211 823325541
 21 Birmingham City428 529307329
 22 West Bromwich Albion424 1226358924
Player Club Fee Date
Russell Osman Ipswich Town £240,000 31.07.1985
Ali Mauchlen Motherwell £125,000 August 1985
Gary McAllister Motherwell £125,000 15.08.1985
Tony Sealy Fulham Unknown September 1985
Mark Venus Hartlepool United Free 08.09.1985
Tommy Christensen Elche CF On loan November 1985
Laurie Cunningham Olympique Marseille On loan 22.11.1985
Steve Walsh Wigan Athletic £100,000 24.06.1986
Player Club Fee Date
Mark Wallington Derby County £25,000 July 1985
Andy Peake Grimsby Town £110,000 August 1985
Bob Hazell Wolverhampton Wanderers On loan September 1985
David Rennie Leeds United £50,000 17.01.1986
Phil Horner Rotherham United On loan March 1986
Robert Jones Released Free May 1986

Largest victories

3 - 0  23.11.1985 vs Manchester United
3 - 1  17.08.1985 vs Everton
3 - 1  26.10.1985 vs Tottenham Hotspur
3 - 1  26.12.1985 vs Aston Villa
4 - 2  12.03.1986 vs Birmingham City

Largest defeats

0 - 5  24.08.1985 vs Oxford United
0 - 4  26.04.1986 vs Manchester United
0 - 3  08.09.1985 vs Nottingham Forest
0 - 3  14.09.1985 vs West Ham United
1 - 4  14.04.1986 vs Queens Park Rangers

Largest crowds

25,799  30.04.1986 vs Liverpool
22,008  23.11.1985 vs Manchester United
16,932  17.08.1985 vs Everton
14,247  08.09.1985 vs Nottingham Forest
13,752  26.12.1985 vs Aston Villa