<< Season 1953-54 >>

This was Ron Blackman's last season, in which he netted 29 times. He was sold to Nottingham Forest for £6.6K.

Division 3 South (8th)

                        PL  HW HD HL  HF  HA  AW AD AL  AF  AA  PTS     H    A  
 1. Ipswich Town        46  15  5  3  47  19  12  5  6  35  32   64    3-1  1-0 
 2. Brighton & HA       46  17  3  3  57  31   9  6  8  29  30   61    2-1  2-3 
 3. Bristol City        46  18  3  2  59  18   7  3 13  29  48   56    0-2  1-3 
 4. Watford             46  16  3  4  52  23   5  7 11  33  46   52    4-1  0-3 
 5. Northampton T       46  18  4  1  63  18   2  7 14  19  37   51    2-0  1-1 
 6. Southampton         46  17  5  1  51  22   5  2 16  25  41   51    4-1  1-1 
 7. Norwich City        46  13  5  5  43  28   7  6 10  30  38   51    4-4  3-2 
 8. READING             46  14  3  6  57  33   6  6 11  29  40   49
 9. Exeter City         46  12  2  9  39  22   8  6  9  29  36   48    4-1  0-2 
10. Gillingham          46  14  3  6  37  22   5  7 11  24  44   48    0-1  0-3 
11. Leyton Orient       46  14  5  4  48  26   4  6 13  31  47   47    1-1  1-2 
12. Millwall            46  15  3  5  44  24   4  6 13  30  53   47    2-4  0-2 
13. Torquay Utd         46  10 10  3  48  33   7  2 14  33  55   46    2-4  2-2 
14. Coventry City       46  14  5  4  36  15   4  4 15  25  41   45    4-3  1-1 
15. Newport County      46  14  4  5  42  28   5  2 16  19  53   44    4-1  1-4 
16. Southend Utd        46  15  2  6  46  22   3  5 15  23  49   43    2-0  2-1 
17. Aldershot           46  11  5  7  45  31   6  4 13  29  55   43    6-1  2-2 
18. Queens Park Rang    46  10  5  8  32  25   6  5 12  28  43   42    3-1  0-2 
19. Bournemouth & BA    46  12  5  6  47  27   4  3 16  20  43   40    0-1  1-1 
    Swindon Town        46  13  5  5  48  21   2  5 16  19  49   40    3-1  0-1 
21. Shrewsbury T        46  12  8  3  48  34   2  4 17  17  42   40    1-1  3-0 
22. Crystal Palace      46  11  7  5  41  30   3  5 15  19  56   40    4-1  0-1 
23. Colchester Utd      46   7  7  9  35  29   3  3 17  15  49   30    2-0  4-2 
24. Walsall             46   8  5 10  22  27   1  3 19  18  60   26    0-2  3-1 

FA Cup

R1     Ipswich Town3     A  L  1-4