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1965/66 Season

1965/66 Season

1965/66 was Manchester City's 64th season of competitive football, its 17th (total) and its 3rd consecutive season in the (old) English Second Division. The leading goalscorer this season was Neil Young who scored 17 goals from just 44 appearances. The player who made the most appearances for the club this season was Mike Summerbee who played 52 times. The club had 13 different goalscorers and used 21 different players including 5 debutants. Debutants this season were Colin Bell, George Heslop, Mike Summerbee, Ralph Brand and Stan Horne. 1 honour was won during this season. See the competition results below for details.

Season Stats
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Competitions
Competition Pld W D L GF GA Pts Outcome
English Division Two (old) 42 22 15 5 76 44 59 Winners
FA Cup 8 3 4 1 9 6 0 Quarter-Finals
League Cup 2 1 0 1 5 4 0 3rd Round
Trophy Cabinet (1)
League Table
Position Club Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Manchester City 42 22 15 5 76 44 32 59
2 Southampton 42 22 10 10 85 56 29 54
3 Coventry City 42 20 13 9 73 53 20 53
4 Huddersfield Town 42 19 13 10 62 36 26 51
5 Bristol City 42 17 17 8 63 48 15 51
6 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 20 10 12 87 61 26 50
7 Rotherham United 42 16 14 12 75 74 1 46
8 Derby County 42 16 11 15 71 68 3 43
9 Bolton Wanderers 42 16 9 17 62 59 3 41
10 Birmingham City 42 16 9 17 70 75 -5 41
11 Crystal Palace 42 14 13 15 47 52 -5 41
12 Portsmouth 42 16 8 18 74 78 -4 40
13 Norwich City 42 12 15 15 52 52 0 39
14 Carlisle United 42 17 5 20 60 63 -3 39
15 Ipswich Town 42 15 9 18 58 66 -8 39
16 Charlton Athletic 42 12 14 16 61 70 -9 38
17 Preston North End 42 11 15 16 62 70 -8 37
18 Plymouth Argyle 42 12 13 17 54 63 -9 37
19 Bury 42 14 7 21 62 76 -14 35
20 Cardiff City 42 12 10 20 71 91 -20 34
21 Middlesbrough 42 10 13 19 58 86 -28 33
22 Leyton Orient 42 5 13 24 38 80 -42 23
Matches 52
Date Competition Opposition Venue Result
21/08/1965 English Division Two (old) Middlesbrough Away 1-1
25/08/1965 English Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 2-1
28/08/1965 English Division Two (old) Bristol City Home 2-2
30/08/1965 English Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 4-2
04/09/1965 English Division Two (old) Coventry City Away 3-3
11/09/1965 English Division Two (old) Carlisle United Home 2-1
15/09/1965 English Division Two (old) Norwich City Away 3-3
18/09/1965 English Division Two (old) Cardiff City Away 3-4
22/09/1965 League Cup Leicester City Home 3-1
25/09/1965 English Division Two (old) Derby County Home 1-0
02/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Southampton Away 1-0
09/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Huddersfield Town Away 0-0
13/10/1965 League Cup Coventry City Home 2-3
16/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Crystal Palace Home 3-1
23/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Preston North End Away 3-0
27/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Norwich City Home 0-0
30/10/1965 English Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic Home 0-0
06/11/1965 English Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle Away 0-1
13/11/1965 English Division Two (old) Portsmouth Home 3-1
20/11/1965 English Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers Away 0-1
27/11/1965 English Division Two (old) Ipswich Town Home 2-1
04/12/1965 English Division Two (old) Birmingham City Away 1-3
11/12/1965 English Division Two (old) Leyton Orient Home 5-0
18/12/1965 English Division Two (old) Crystal Palace Away 2-0
01/01/1966 English Division Two (old) Huddersfield Town Home 2-0
08/01/1966 English Division Two (old) Portsmouth Away 2-2
12/01/1966 English Division Two (old) Rotherham United Home 3-1
15/01/1966 English Division Two (old) Preston North End Home 0-0
22/01/1966 FA Cup Blackpool Away 1-1
24/01/1966 FA Cup Blackpool Home 3-1
29/01/1966 English Division Two (old) Middlesbrough Home 3-1
05/02/1966 English Division Two (old) Bristol City Away 1-1
12/02/1966 FA Cup Grimsby Town Home 2-0
19/02/1966 English Division Two (old) Coventry City Home 1-0
26/02/1966 English Division Two (old) Carlisle United Away 2-1
05/03/1966 FA Cup Leicester City Home 2-2
09/03/1966 FA Cup Leicester City Away 1-0
12/03/1966 English Division Two (old) Cardiff City Home 2-2
19/03/1966 English Division Two (old) Derby County Away 2-1
26/03/1966 FA Cup Everton Home 0-0
29/03/1966 FA Cup Everton Away 0-0
02/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle Home 1-1
05/04/1966 FA Cup Everton Neutral 0-2
08/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Bury Home 1-0
12/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Bury Away 1-2
16/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Bolton Wanderers Home 4-1
23/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Ipswich Town Away 1-1
30/04/1966 English Division Two (old) Birmingham City Home 3-1
04/05/1966 English Division Two (old) Rotherham United Away 1-0
07/05/1966 English Division Two (old) Leyton Orient Away 2-2
13/05/1966 English Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic Away 3-2
18/05/1966 English Division Two (old) Southampton Home 0-0
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