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Joe Mercer

Manager #8

From:

To:

26 Dec 1958

18 Apr 1964

Seasons:

6

Games Managed:

279

Games Won:

119

Games Lost:

98

Points per Game:

1.50

Win Rate:

43%

Loss Rate:

35%

Unbeaten Rate:

65%

Joe Mercer

Seasons Quick-View

Season

Age

Division

Position

Games

Won

Drew

Lost

Win %

Lost %

Unbeaten %

Goals For

Goals Against

Goal difference

Goals per game

Conceded per game

Clean sheets

Points per game

1958-59
1959-60
1960-61
1961-62
1962-63
1963-64
44
45
46
47
48
49
D1
D2
D1
D1
D1
D1
21st
1st
9th
7th
15th
19th
28
47
57
51
53
46
10
29
24
24
21
12
6
9
16
8
11
13
12
9
17
19
21
21
36%
62%
42%
47%
40%
26%
43%
19%
30%
37%
40%
46%
57%
81%
70%
63%
60%
54%
37
97
112
85
89
66
38
48
97
72
81
76
-1
49
15
13
8
-10
1.32
2.06
1.96
1.67
1.68
1.43
1.36
1.02
1.7
1.41
1.53
1.65
17.86%
34%
14%
27%
21%
26%
1.29
2.04
1.54
1.57
1.4
1.07

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

Joseph Mercer

Birth Date

9 August 1914

Birth Place

Ellesmere Port

Birth Country

England

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Playing Position

Left Half

Playing Career

1932-46 Everton
Football League First Division
🕒 170 | ⚽ 1 | (League)

1946-55 Arsenal
Football League First Division
🕒 247 | ⚽ 2 | (League)

1955 Retired aged 40

Previous Coaching & Managerial Roles

1955-58 Sheffield United
Manager
Football League First Division, Second Division
1 Aug 1955 to 30 Nov 1958
🕒 156 | PPG 1.46
Career Form: Top 8

Trophies Won

1965-66 Second Division
Manchester City

1967-68 First Division
Manchester City

1968-69 FA Cup
Manchester City

1969-70 League Cup
Manchester City

1969-70 European Cup Winners Cup
Manchester City

Subsequent Coaching & Managerial Roles