Season 45 | 1927-28

The Story of 1927-28

Season Summary

Division
Final League Position
FA Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division One
8th
5th Round
7-2 vs. Portsmouth (h), Division One
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
27 | Billy Cook
41 | Billy Walker

Manager Summary

P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

From
To
Manager
P
W
D
L
U
W%
L%
U%
CS%
PPG
Ongoing
Ongoing
Billy Smith led Management Committee
45
19
9
17
28
42%
38%
62%
33%
1.47
Manager
Chairman
Club Secretary
Billy Smith led Management Committee
J. E. Jones
Billy Smith

Season Statistics

Pos: Final League Position; P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; F: Goals Scored; A: Goals Conceded; Pts: Final League Points; GD: Goal Difference (A-F); PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); GR: Goal Ratio (F/A); GPG: Goals Scored per Game; CPG: Goals Conceded per Game; CS: Clean Sheets; CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

Results - All Competitions

P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
GR
GPG
CPG
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U
U%
PPG
1927-28
45
19
9
17
84
77
7
1.09
1.87
1.71
15
33%
42%
38%
28
62%
1.47

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
PPG
1927-28
8th
42
17
9
16
78
73
43
5
1.86
1.74
1.07
13
31%
40%
38%
62%
1.43

Sequences

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
1927-28
4
4
7
4
4

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Everton
42
20
13
9
102
66
36
53
2
Huddersfield Town
42
22
7
13
91
68
23
51
3
Leicester City
42
18
12
12
96
72
24
48
4
Derby County
42
17
10
15
96
83
13
44
5
Bury
42
20
4
18
80
80
0
44
6
Cardiff City
42
17
10
15
70
80
-10
44
7
Bolton Wanderers
42
16
11
15
81
66
15
43
8
Aston Villa
42
17
9
16
78
73
5
43
9
Newcastle United
42
15
13
14
79
81
-2
43
10
Arsenal
42
13
15
14
82
86
-4
41
11
Birmingham
42
13
15
14
70
75
-5
41
12
Blackburn Rovers
42
16
9
17
66
78
-12
41
13
Sheffield United
42
15
10
17
79
86
-7
40
14
The Wednesday
42
13
13
16
81
78
3
39
15
Sunderland
42
15
9
18
74
76
-2
39
16
Liverpool
42
13
13
16
84
87
-3
39
17
West Ham United
42
14
11
17
81
88
-7
39
18
Manchester United
42
16
7
19
72
80
-8
39
19
Burnley
42
16
7
19
82
98
-16
39
20
Portsmouth
42
16
7
19
66
90
-24
39
21
Tottenham Hotspur
42
15
8
19
74
86
-12
38
22
Middlesbrough
42
11
15
16
81
88
-7
37

Matches

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