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Season stats for the 1896-97 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division Two (old)301341359579th
FA Cup3201755th Qualifier
All matches 33 15 4 14 66 62

All matches(33)

Date Pos Result Opposition Competition
05.09.189644 - 1Darwen (H)Division Two (old)
12.09.189662 - 3Notts County (H)Division Two (old)
19.09.1896121 - 2Burton Swifts (A)Division Two (old)
26.09.1896102 - 0Loughborough Town (A)Division Two (old)
03.10.189672 - 1Blackpool (H)Division Two (old)
17.10.1896120 - 6Notts County (A)Division Two (old)
24.10.1896131 - 4Darwen (A)Division Two (old)
07.11.1896124 - 1Lincoln City (H)Division Two (old)
14.11.1896121 - 3Newcastle United (A)Division Two (old)
21.11.1896-3 - 1Bulwell United (H)FA Cup Q3
28.11.1896124 - 2Walsall (H)Division Two (old)
05.12.1896114 - 2Grimsby Town (H)Division Two (old)
12.12.1896-3 - 2Wellingborough (A)FA Cup Q4
19.12.1896111 - 2Burton Wanderers (A)Division Two (old)
25.12.189694 - 2Loughborough Town (H)Division Two (old)
28.12.189691 - 0Manchester United (H)Division Two (old)
02.01.1897-1 - 2Kettering Town (A)FA Cup Q5
09.01.189785 - 0Newcastle United (H)Division Two (old)
16.01.189772 - 1Burton Wanderers (H)Division Two (old)
23.01.189771 - 4Grimsby Town (A)Division Two (old)
06.02.189752 - 0Gainsborough Trinity (A)Division Two (old)
13.02.189756 - 3Arsenal (H)Division Two (old)
20.02.189751 - 2Manchester United (A)Division Two (old)
27.02.189770 - 3Blackpool (A)Division Two (old)
06.03.189753 - 0Burton Swifts (H)Division Two (old)
13.03.189760 - 4Manchester City (A)Division Two (old)
20.03.189761 - 1Walsall (A)Division Two (old)
27.03.189780 - 1Birmingham City (H)Division Two (old)
10.04.189791 - 2Lincoln City (A)Division Two (old)
12.04.189793 - 3Manchester City (H)Division Two (old)
16.04.189782 - 2Birmingham City (A)Division Two (old)
17.04.189781 - 2Arsenal (A)Division Two (old)
19.04.189790 - 0Gainsborough Trinity (H)Division Two (old)

Division Two (old) 1896-97 league table

# Team
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Notts County3019 47924342
 2 Manchester United3017 59563439
 3 Grimsby Town3017 49664538
 4 Birmingham City3016 59694737
 5 Newcastle United3017 112565235
 6 Manchester City3012 810585032
 7 Gainsborough Trinity3012 711504731
 8 Blackpool3013 512595631
 9 Leicester Fosse3013413595730
 10 Arsenal3013 413687030
 11 Darwen3014 016676128
 12 Walsall3011 415536926
 13Loughborough3012 117506425
 14Burton Swifts309 615466124
 15Burton Wanderers309 219316720
 16 Lincoln City305 223278512
Player Club Fee Date
John Leighton Hibernian Unknown July 1896
George Swift Loughborough Unknown August 1896
Arthur Howes Leicester Waverley Unknown September 1896
David McDonald Everton Unknown October 1896
Cecil Wood Market Harborough Town Unknown October 1896
David Proudfoot Partick Thistle £50 December 1896
Dick Jones South Shore Unknown May 1897
Alf Ball Kettering Town Unknown May 1897
Player Club Fee Date
James Atherton Kettering Town Unknown August 1896
John Baird Clyde Unknown August 1896
Peter McWhirter Freemantle Unknown August 1896
Willie McArthur Dundee Unknown September 1896
David Manson Lincoln City Free October 1896
Tom Lonie Released Free November 1896
John Hibbard Bury Town Unknown 1897
Albert Carnelly Bristol City Unknown May 1897
Harry Davy Bristol City Unknown May 1897
Jack Lord Retired Unknown May 1897
David McDonald Dundee Unknown May 1897
Harry Trainer Sheppey United Unknown May 1897

Largest victories

5 - 0  09.01.1897 vs Newcastle United
4 - 1  05.09.1896 vs Darwen
4 - 1  07.11.1896 vs Lincoln City
6 - 3  13.02.1897 vs Arsenal
3 - 0  06.03.1897 vs Burton Swifts

Largest defeats

0 - 6  17.10.1896 vs Notts County
0 - 4  13.03.1897 vs Manchester City
1 - 4  24.10.1896 vs Darwen
1 - 4  23.01.1897 vs Grimsby Town
0 - 3  27.02.1897 vs Blackpool

Largest crowds

11,000  25.12.1896 vs Loughborough Town
8,000  16.01.1897 vs Burton Wanderers
7,000  06.03.1897 vs Burton Swifts
6,000  13.02.1897 vs Arsenal
5,500  27.03.1897 vs Birmingham City
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