Season 80 | 1968-69

The Story of 1968-69

Season Summary

Division
Final League Position
FA Cup Progress
EFL Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division Two
18th
5th Round
2nd Round
3-1 vs. Sheffield United (h), Division Two

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
16 Nov 1968
14 Dec 1968
Arthur Cox (Caretaker)
5
1
1
3
2
20%
60%
40%
40%
0.80
21 Dec 1968
Ongoing
Tommy Docherty
23
11
7
5
18
48%
21%
79%
35%
1.74
Ongoing
9 Nov 1968
Tommy Cummings
19
2
7
10
9
10%
53%
47%
16%
0.68
Manager
Chairman
Chief Executive
Arthur Cox (Caretaker)
Herbert Douglas Ellis
Fred Archer
Tommy Docherty
Herbert Douglas Ellis
Fred Archer
Tommy Cummings
Norman Smith
Fred Archer

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
47
14
15
18
46
59
-13
0.78
0.98
1.26
13
28%
30%
38%
29
62%
1.21

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
PPG
18th
42
12
14
16
37
48
38
-11
0.88
1.14
0.77
13
31%
29%
38%
62%
1.19

Sequences

Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
5
3
7
8
3

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Derby County
42
26
11
5
65
32
33
63
2
Crystal Palace
42
22
12
8
70
47
23
56
3
Charlton Athletic
42
18
14
10
61
52
9
50
4
Middlesbrough
42
19
11
12
58
49
9
49
5
Cardiff City
42
20
7
15
67
54
13
47
6
Huddersfield Town
42
17
12
13
53
46
7
46
7
Birmingham City
42
18
8
16
73
59
14
44
8
Blackpool
42
14
15
13
51
41
10
43
9
Sheffield United
42
16
11
15
61
50
11
43
10
Millwall
42
17
9
16
57
49
8
43
11
Hull City
42
13
16
13
59
52
7
42
12
Carlisle United
42
16
10
16
46
49
-3
42
13
Norwich City
42
15
10
17
53
56
-3
40
14
Preston North End
42
12
15
15
38
44
-6
39
15
Portsmouth
42
12
14
16
58
58
0
38
16
Bristol City
42
11
16
15
46
53
-7
38
17
Bolton Wanderers
42
12
14
16
55
67
-12
38
18
Aston Villa
42
12
14
16
37
48
-11
38
19
Blackburn Rovers
42
13
11
18
52
63
-11
37
20
Oxford United
42
12
9
21
34
55
-21
33
21
Bury
42
11
8
23
51
80
-29
30
22
Fulham
42
7
11
24
40
81
-41
25

Matches

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