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Division 4 (7th)

       Crewe Alexandra   H  D  1-1         Carnaby
       Hereford Utd      A  L  0-3
       Bury              H  D  0-0
       Hartlepool        A  W  2-1         Chappell, Cumming (pen)
       Peterborough U    H  W  2-0         Chappell, Youlden
       Northampton T     A  D  1-1         Bell
       Lincoln City      H  D  1-1         Chappell
       Newport County    H  W  5-0         Chappell 3, Bell 2
       Workington T      A  D  0-0
       Aldershot         A  L  0-1
       Stockport Co      H  D  0-0
       Exeter City       H  W  2-0         T.Wagstaff, Chappell
       Gillingham        A  L  0-1
       Southport         H  D  1-1         Alleyne
       Darlington        A  W  2-0         Chappell, Cumming (pen)
       Bradford City     A  D  1-1         T.Wagstaff
       Workington T      H  W  2-0         Cumming, Carnaby
       Lincoln City      A  D  0-0
       Colchester Utd    H  L  0-1
       Mansfield Town    A  D  1-1         Harley
       Barnsley          A  D  0-0
       Doncaster Rov     H  W  1-0         Habbin
       Newport County    A  L  0-1
       Hereford Utd      H  L  0-1
       Hartlepool        H  W  1-0         Hunt
       Peterborough U    A  L  2-4         Chappell, Hunt
       Northampton T     H  W  3-0         B.Wagstaff 2, Chappell
       Darlington        H  W  1-0         Bell
       Barnsley          H  D  0-0
       Torquay Utd       H  W  3-0         Freeman 2, T.Wagstaff
       Stockport Co      A  D  2-2         Freeman, B.Wagstaff
       Chester           A  L  0-2
       Gillingham        H  W  3-1         Peach (og), Freeman 2
       Southport         A  L  1-4         B.Wagstaff
       Cambridge Utd     H  W  1-0         Cumming
       Bradford City     H  W  2-0         Napier (og), Freeman
       Colchester Utd    A  D  2-2         Cumming, Hunt
       Exeter City       A  D  0-0
       Mansfield Town    H  W  2-0         Chappell, B.Wagstaff
       Bury              A  L  0-4
       Cambridge Utd     A  L  0-1
       Chester           H  W  2-1         Chappell 2
       Aldershot         H  D  0-0
       Doncaster Rov     A  W  2-0         Cumming 2
       Torquay Utd       A  D  2-2         T.Wagstaff, Cumming
       Crewe Alexandra   A  D  0-0

Division 4 Table

                        PL  HW HD HL  HF  HA  AW AD AL  AF  AA  PTS
 1. Southport           46  17  4  2  40  19   9  6  8  31  29   62
 2. Hereford Utd        46  18  4  1  39  12   5  8 10  17  26   58
 3. Cambridge Utd       46  15  6  2  40  23   5 11  7  27  34   57
 4. Aldershot           46  14  6  3  33  14   8  6  9  27  24   56
 5. Newport County      46  14  6  3  37  18   8  6  9  27  26   56
 6. Mansfield Town      46  15  7  1  52  17   5  7 11  26  34   54
 7. READING             46  14  7  2  33   7   3 11  9  18  31   52
 8. Exeter City         46  13  8  2  40  18   5  6 12  17  33   50
 9. Gillingham          46  15  4  4  44  20   4  7 12  19  38   49
10. Lincoln City        46  12  7  4  38  27   4  9 10  26  30   48
11. Stockport Co        46  14  7  2  38  18   4  5 14  15  35   48
12. Bury                46  11  7  5  37  19   3 11  9  21  32   46
13. Workington T        46  15  7  1  44  20   2  5 16  15  41   46
14. Barnsley            46   9  8  6  32  24   5  8 10  26  36   44
15. Chester             46  11  6  6  40  19   3  9 11  21  33   43
16. Bradford City       46  12  6  5  42  25   4  5 14  19  40   43
17. Doncaster Rov       46  10  8  5  28  19   5  4 14  21  39   42
18. Torquay Utd         46   8 10  5  23  17   4  7 12  21  30   41
19. Peterborough U      46  10  8  5  42  29   4  5 14  29  47   41
20. Hartlepool          46   8 10  5  17  15   4  7 12  17  34   41
21. Crewe Alexandra     46   7  8  8  18  23   2 10 11  20  38   36
22. Colchester Utd      46   8  8  7  36  28   2  3 18  12  48   31
23. Northampton T       46   7  6 10  24  30   3  5 15  16  43   31
24. Darlington          46   5  9  9  28  41   2  6 15  14  44   29

FA Cup

R1     Gillingham4       A  W  2-1         Habbin, Dixon
R2     HayesN            H  D  0-0
R2(R)  HayesN            A  W  1-0         Chappell
R3     Doncaster Rov4    H  W  2-0         Chappell, Cumming
R4     Sunderland2       A  D  1-1         Chappell
R4(R)  Sunderland2       H  L  1-3         Cumming (pen)
League Cup
R1     Fulham2           H  D  1-1         Chappell
R1(R)  Fulham2           A  D  1-1 *       Cumming
R1(2R) Fulham2           H  L  0-1

       * after extra time

Top Scorers

                        LG  FA  LC  MC  ALL  PEN  HAT    RATE
 1. Les Chappell        13   3   1   0   17    0    1   0.340
 2. Gordon Cumming       8   2   1   0   11    3    0   0.244
 3. Percy Freeman        6   0   0   0    6    0    0   0.286
 4. Barry Wagstaff       5   0   0   0    5    0    0   0.125
 5. Terry Bell           4   0   0   0    4    0    0   0.174
    Tony Wagstaff        4   0   0   0    4    0    0   0.091
 7. Bobby Hunt           3   0   0   0    3    0    0   0.214
 8. Brian Carnaby        2   0   0   0    2    0    0   0.045
 9. Dick Habbin          1   1   0   0    2    0    0   0.043
10. Andy Alleyne         1   0   0   0    1    0    0   0.033
    John Harley          1   0   0   0    1    0    0   0.125
    Tommy Youlden        1   0   0   0    1    0    0   0.022
13. Will Dixon           0   1   0   0    1    0    0   0.026
14. Own goals            2   0   0   0    2    0    0   0.036
    Line
    Totals              51   7   2   0   60    3    1   1.091

Most Appearances

                        LG    FA    LC    MC    ALL     SUM
 1. Steve Death         46     6     3     0     55      55
 2. John Hulme          45     5     3     0     53      53
 3. Les Chappell        39+2   6     3     0     48+2    50
 4. Dennis M Butler     38     4+2   3     0     45+2    47
 5. Dick Habbin         35+4   5     3     0     43+4    47
 6. Tommy Youlden       38+1   4     3     0     45+1    46
 7. Gordon Cumming      37+1   4     3     0     44+1    45
 8. Tony Wagstaff       37+2   5     0     0     42+2    44
 9. Brian Carnaby       35+2   4     3     0     42+2    44
10. Barry Wagstaff      30+2   5     3     0     38+2    40
11. Will Dixon          29+1   6     2     0     37+1    38
12. Andy Alleyne        24+2   4     0     0     28+2    30
13. Terry Bell          15+2   5     1     0     21+2    23
14. Percy Freeman       21     0     0     0     21      21
15. Alan Wooler         14     0+1   1     0     15+1    16
16. Bobby Hunt          11+1   2     0     0     13+1    14
17. Peter Harman         5+1   0     2+1   0      7+2     9
18. John Harley          0+6   1     0+1   0      1+7     8
19. Bob Lenarduzzi       5     0     0     0      5       5
20. John Ashton          1     0     0     0      1       1
    Steve Hetzke         1     0     0     0      1       1
    Line
    Totals              46     6     3     0     55      55