Season 1941-42

 

The War Cups
Cup Winners Cup Final 1942 Venue Gate Notes
Brentford 1 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers Stamford Bridge, London 20,174  
 
Football League (War) Cup Final 1942 Venue Gate Notes
Sunderland 2 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers Roker Park, Sunderland 35,000  
Wolverhampton Wanderers 4 1 Sunderland Molineux, Wolverhampton 43,637 agg 6-3
 
Football League (War) Cup Semi-Finals 1942 Venue Gate Notes
Sunderland 0 0 Grimsby Town Roker Park, Sunderland 19,500  
West Bromwich Albion 0 4 Wolverhampton Wanderers The Hawthorns, West Bromwich 35,000  
Grimsby Town 2 3 Sunderland Old Showground, Scunthorpe 15,000 agg 2-3
Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 0 West Bromwich Albion Molineux, Wolverhampton 35,000 agg 7-0
 
London Cup Final 1942 Venue Gate Notes
Brentford 2 0 Portsmouth Stamford Bridge, London 69,792  
 
London Cup Semi-Final 1942 Venue Gate Notes
Portsmouth 1 0 Charlton Athletic Stamford Bridge, London 19,036  
Brentford 0 0 Arsenal Stamford Bridge, London 41,154  
Brentford 2 1 Arsenal White Hart Lane, London 37,600  
 

 

North Regional League
Home Away
    North Regional Pld W D L F A W D L F A G Ave Pts Ave Gate
1D 1 Blackpool 18 8 0 1 45 8 6 1 2 30 11 3.95 29  
2 D 3N Lincoln City 18 7 2 0 33 8 6 1 2 21 20 1.93 29  
3D 1 Preston North End 18 8 0 1 35 8 5 1 3 23 10 3.22 27  
4D 1 Manchester United 18 6 1 1 51 12 4 5 1 28 15 2.93 26  
5D 1 Stoke City 18 7 1 1 41 15 5 1 3 34 21 2.08 26  
6D 1 Everton 18 7 1 1 35 11 5 1 3 26 20 1.97 26  
7D 1 Blackburn Rovers 18 8 1 0 26 10 2 5 2 14 14 1.67 26  
8D 1 Liverpool 18 7 2 0 38 15 4 2 3 28 29 1.5 26  
9 D 3N Gateshead 18 6 3 0 23 11 3 2 4 16 24 1.11 23  
10D 1 Sunderland 18 6 1 2 36 16 3 3 3 14 14 1.67 22  
11D 1 Huddersfield Town 18 8 0 1 32 10 2 1 6 16 23 1.45 21  
12 D 2 Bradford 18 4 4 1 20 10 4 1 4 13 18 1.18 21  
13D 1 Grimsby Town 18 3 3 3 26 18 4 3 2 15 13 1.32 20  
14 D 2 Barnsley 18 7 0 2 25 14 1 4 4 14 17 1.26 20  
15 D 2 Newcastle United 18 6 2 1 29 18 1 4 4 17 21 1.18 20  
16 D 2 Sheffield Wednesday 18 5 2 2 18 11 2 3 4 15 26 0.89 19  
17 D 2 Manchester City 18 5 3 2 28 20 3 0 5 20 34 0.89 19  
18D 1 Sheffield United 18 4 3 2 27 12 3 1 5 12 26 1.03 18  
19 D 2 Burnley 18 5 3 1 22 11 1 3 5 14 29 0.9 18  
20 D 3N Halifax Town 18 5 1 3 16 10 2 2 5 13 31 0.71 17  
21 D 3N Oldham Athletic 18 5 3 1 27 16 1 1 7 13 33 0.82 16  
22 D 3N Rochdale 18 4 3 2 15 19 2 1 6 13 33 0.54 16  
23 D 2 Chesterfield 18 3 2 4 12 10 2 3 4 15 21 0.87 15  
24 D 3N Chester 18 4 1 4 26 23 2 2 5 19 30 0.85 15  
25D 1 Middlesbrough 18 4 2 3 21 19 2 1 6 23 37 0.79 15  
26D 1 Leeds United 18 6 1 2 27 13 1 0 8 9 33 0.78 15  
27 D 3N Doncaster Rovers 18 5 2 2 25 14 1 0 8 14 32 0.85 14  
28 D 3N Bradford City 18 5 1 3 21 12 0 3 6 11 30 0.76 14  
29 D 3N Rotherham United 18 5 2 2 24 14 1 0 8 9 33 0.7 14  
30 D 3N New Brighton 18 4 3 2 29 29 0 3 6 10 46 0.52 14  
31 D 3N Tranmere Rovers 18 4 2 3 19 19 1 1 7 16 41 0.58 13  
32 D 3N York City 18 3 2 4 26 28 1 2 6 15 27 0.75 12  
33 D 3S Mansfield Town 18 3 0 6 18 22 3 0 6 11 28 0.58 12  
34D 1 Bolton Wanderers 18 3 3 3 22 25 0 2 7 13 23 0.73 11  
35 D 3N Southport 18 5 1 3 25 24 0 0 9 8 37 0.54 11  
36 D 2 Bury 18 3 2 4 23 24 0 1 8 14 35 0.63 9  
37 D 3N Wrexham 18 2 2 5 23 33 0 3 6 17 36 0.58 9  
38 D 3N Stockport County 18 2 2 5 25 30 0 0 9 9 43 0.47 6  
FL North 2nd Championship
Home Away
    FL North 2nd Championship Pld W D L F A W D L F A G Ave Pts Ave Gate
1D 1 Blackpool 22 11 1 0 82 17 3 3 4 26 17 3.18 32  
2 D 3S Northampton Town 21 9 1 1 50 13 5 1 4 20 18 2.26 30  
3D 1 Liverpool 21 7 2 2 30 14 7 0 3 27 25 1.46 30  
4D 1 Manchester United 19 5 2 2 23 15 7 2 1 21 10 1.76 28  
5D 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 20 9 0 1 32 8 4 1 5 20 21 1.79 27  
6D 1 Blackburn Rovers 22 5 3 1 22 9 5 3 5 18 22 1.29 26  
7D 1 Sunderland 22 5 4 2 34 18 4 3 4 19 24 1.26 25  
8D 1 Huddersfield Town 20 6 3 0 23 10 3 3 5 19 23 1.27 24  
9D 1 Everton 23 6 3 2 25 15 3 2 7 12 26 0.9 23  
10 D 3S Cardiff City 20 7 2 3 40 14 2 2 4 19 24 1.55 22  
11 D 2 Barnsley 15 6 1 1 29 10 3 2 2 19 13 2.09 21  
12 D 3S Bristol City 17 7 2 1 45 11 2 1 4 10 18 1.9 21  
13D 1 Grimsby Town 18 4 2 3 16 12 4 3 2 15 10 1.41 21  
14 D 2 West Bromwich Albion 18 8 1 1 33 18 1 2 5 20 25 1.23 21  
15D 1 Sheffield United 17 5 2 1 17 9 3 2 4 22 24 1.18 20  
16D 1 Stoke City 20 6 1 2 28 16 3 1 7 13 33 0.84 20  
17D 1 Preston North End 19 4 2 4 21 11 2 5 2 20 19 1.37 19  
18 D 2 Manchester City 17 6 0 3 22 9 3 1 4 11 17 1.27 19  
19 D 3N York City 17 6 4 0 24 14 0 3 4 15 23 1.05 19  
20 D 2 Chesterfield 18 5 1 2 21 14 3 1 6 11 17 1.03 18  
21D 1 Middlesbrough 18 4 1 3 25 15 3 3 4 12 21 1.03 18  
22 D 2 Nottingham Forest 16 5 1 2 15 13 3 0 5 17 17 1.07 17  
23 D 2 Leicester City 18 6 1 2 25 11 0 3 6 14 27 1.03 16  
24 D 2 Bradford 19 4 3 2 17 11 1 3 6 18 29 0.88 16  
25 D 2 Newcastle United 17 4 3 3 24 24 1 3 3 9 16 0.83 16  
26 D 3S Norwich City 12 6 0 0 18 5 1 1 4 9 14 1.42 15  
27 D 3N Lincoln City 13 4 1 2 29 19 3 0 3 16 14 1.36 15  
28 D 3N Chester 20 3 1 5 19 19 3 2 6 15 22 0.83 15  
29 D 3N Halifax Town 19 2 6 2 22 20 2 1 6 8 20 0.75 15  
30 D 2 Burnley 19 7 0 3 22 12 0 1 8 7 41 0.55 15  
31 D 2 Bury 15 4 1 3 31 22 2 1 4 15 17 1.18 14  
32D 1 Leeds United 17 6 0 3 25 10 1 0 7 8 23 1 14  
33 D 3N Rotherham United 15 4 0 5 15 18 2 2 2 17 16 0.94 14  
34 D 3N Southport 16 5 0 3 17 15 1 2 5 13 23 0.79 14  
35D 1 Bolton Wanderers 15 5 3 0 19 11 0 1 6 7 22 0.79 14  
36 D 3N Bradford City 14 4 1 1 22 10 2 0 6 6 15 1.12 13  
37 D 2 Southampton 12 3 2 1 14 9 2 0 4 13 23 0.84 12  
38 D 2 Sheffield Wednesday 15 3 1 2 12 9 2 1 6 10 27 0.61 12  
39 D 3N Oldham Athletic 18 4 1 5 23 23 0 2 6 7 20 0.7 11  
40 D 3N Tranmere Rovers 15 3 3 4 15 22 1 0 4 9 33 0.44 11  
41 D 3N Wrexham 12 2 1 2 12 13 2 1 4 14 19 0.81 10  
42 D 3N Gateshead 13 3 1 2 12 9 1 1 5 11 27 0.64 10  
43 D 3N New Brighton 11 3 0 2 9 16 2 0 4 14 22 0.61 10  
44 D 3N Rochdale 13 5 0 1 14 10 0 0 7 9 29 0.59 10  
45 D 2 Luton Town 16 2 1 2 9 16 2 1 8 11 38 0.37 10  
46 D 3S Walsall 13 3 0 3 6 8 1 0 6 8 26 0.41 8  
47 D 3S Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 8 2 1 1 9 7 0 1 3 2 14 0.52 6  
48 D 2 Swansea Town 11 1 1 2 5 10 0 3 4 6 29 0.28 6  
49 D 3N Stockport County 10 1 3 1 8 10 0 0 5 4 28 0.32 5  
50 D 3S Mansfield Town 11 1 1 3 7 16 0 1 5 8 20 0.42 4  
51 D 3N Doncaster Rovers 9 2 0 3 5 9 0 0 4 5 21 0.33 4  

 

London League
Home Away
    London League Pld W D L F A W D L F A G Ave Pts Ave Gate
1D 1 Arsenal 30 13 0 1 66 17 10 2 4 42 26 2.51 48  
2D 1 Portsmouth 30 11 1 3 59 27 9 1 5 46 32 1.78 42  
3 D 2 West Ham United 30 10 2 3 38 20 7 3 5 43 24 1.84 39  
4 D 3S Aldershot 30 10 2 3 45 26 7 3 5 40 30 1.52 39  
5 D 2 Tottenham Hotspur 30 9 4 3 34 16 6 4 4 27 25 1.49 38  
6 D 3S Crystal Palace 30 10 4 1 45 16 4 2 9 25 37 1.32 34  
7 D 3S Reading 30 9 3 3 46 33 4 5 6 30 25 1.31 34  
8D 1 Charlton Athletic 30 8 2 5 41 31 6 3 6 31 33 1.13 33  
9D 1 Brentford 30 10 0 5 45 38 4 2 9 35 38 1.05 30  
10 D 3S Queens Park Rangers 30 7 1 7 25 26 4 2 9 27 33 0.88 25  
11 D 2 Fulham 30 4 2 9 36 55 6 2 7 43 44 0.8 24  
12 D 3S Brighton & Hove Albion 30 5 3 7 43 45 4 1 10 28 63 0.66 22  
13D 1 Chelsea 30 3 4 8 28 45 5 0 10 28 43 0.64 20  
14 D 2 Millwall 30 6 3 6 31 28 1 2 12 22 54 0.65 19  
15 D 3S Clapton Orient 30 4 4 7 25 38 1 3 11 17 56 0.45 17  
16 D 3S Watford 30 4 2 9 24 46 2 2 11 23 68 0.41 16  

 

South League
Home Away
    South League Pld W D L F A W D L F A G Ave Pts Ave Gate
1 D 2 Leicester City 17 8 1 0 31 6 3 2 3 9 11 2.35 25  
2 D 2 West Bromwich Albion 13 7 0 0 44 10 2 1 3 18 16 2.38 19  
3 D 3S Cardiff City 15 6 1 1 25 10 3 0 4 18 18 1.54 19  
4 D 3S Walsall 18 7 1 1 33 14 2 0 7 16 31 1.09 19  
5 D 3S Bristol City 15 7 0 1 35 18 2 0 5 11 27 1.02 18  
6 D 3S Northampton Town 16 6 0 2 28 13 1 2 5 11 25 1.03 16  
7D 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 16 4 1 3 17 17 2 1 5 10 19 0.75 14  
8 D 3S Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 10 5 0 0 17 4 1 0 4 9 14 1.44 12  
9 D 2 Luton Town 18 5 1 3 24 19 0 0 9 10 54 0.47 11  
10 D 3S Norwich City 8 2 1 0 11 2 2 1 2 9 11 1.54 10  
11 D 2 Southampton 10 4 0 1 20 10 0 0 5 7 22 0.84 8  
12 D 2 Nottingham Forest 13 2 1 4 12 10 0 0 6 6 29 0.46 5  
13 D 2 Swansea Town 9 1 0 2 9 10 0 0 6 9 29 0.46 2  
Notes
Accrington Stanley - chose not to take part in wartime football league
Aston Villa – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Barrow – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Birmingham - chose not to take part in wartime football league
Bristol Rovers – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Carlisle United – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Coventry City – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Crewe Alexandra – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Derby County – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Exeter City – could not take part because ground had been requested for the war effort
Hartlepools United – could not take part because ground had been requested for the war effort
Hull City – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Ipswich Town – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Newport County – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Notts County – chose not to take part in wartime football league
Plymouth Argyle – unable to take part in wartime football league for geographic reasons
Port Vale - chose not to take part in wartime football league
Southend United –unable to take part in wartime football league for geographic reasons
Swindon Town – could not take part because ground had been requested as a POW detention centre
Torquay United – unable to take part in wartime football league for geographic reasons