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1968/69 Season

1968/69 Season

1968/69 was Manchester City's 67th season of competitive football - its 49th in the top division of English football and its 49th in the English First Division. The leading goalscorer this season was Francis Lee who scored 18 goals from just 50 appearances. The player who made the most appearances for the club this season was Mike Doyle who played 53 times. The club had 11 different goalscorers and used 23 different players including 7 debutants. Debutants this season were Arthur Mann, Bobby Owen, Chris Glennon, Ian Bowyer, Jim Mundy, Tommy Booth and Tony Towers. 2 honours were won during this season. See the competition results below for details.

Season Stats
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60
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23
Competitions
Competition Pld W D L GF GA Pts Outcome
Charity Shield 1 1 0 0 6 1 0 Winners
English Division One (old) 42 15 10 17 64 55 40 13th
European Champions Cup 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 1st Round
FA Cup 7 6 1 0 10 1 0 Winners
League Cup 3 1 1 1 4 1 0 3rd Round
Trophy Cabinet
League Table
Position Club Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Leeds United 42 27 13 2 66 26 40 67
2 Liverpool 42 25 11 6 63 24 39 61
3 Everton 42 21 15 6 77 36 41 57
4 Arsenal 42 22 12 8 56 27 29 56
5 Chelsea 42 20 10 12 73 53 20 50
6 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 17 11 61 51 10 45
7 Southampton 42 16 13 13 57 48 9 45
8 West Ham United 42 13 18 11 66 50 16 44
9 Newcastle United 42 15 14 13 61 55 6 44
10 West Bromwich Albion 42 16 11 15 64 67 -3 43
11 Manchester United 42 15 12 15 57 53 4 42
12 Ipswich Town 42 15 11 16 59 60 -1 41
13 Manchester City 42 15 10 17 64 55 9 40
14 Burnley 42 15 9 18 55 82 -27 39
15 Sheffield Wednesday 42 10 16 16 41 54 -13 36
16 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 15 17 41 58 -17 35
17 Sunderland 42 11 12 19 43 67 -24 34
18 Nottingham Forest 42 10 13 19 45 57 -12 33
19 Stoke City 42 9 15 18 40 63 -23 33
20 Coventry City 42 10 11 21 46 64 -18 31
21 Leicester City 42 9 12 21 39 68 -29 30
22 Queens Park Rangers 42 4 10 28 39 95 -56 18
Matches 55
Date Competition Opposition Venue Result
03/08/1968 Charity Shield West Bromwich Albion Home 6-1
10/08/1968 English Division One (old) Liverpool Away 1-2
14/08/1968 English Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 3-2
17/08/1968 English Division One (old) Manchester United Home 0-0
21/08/1968 English Division One (old) Leicester City Away 0-3
24/08/1968 English Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers Away 1-1
27/08/1968 English Division One (old) Arsenal Away 1-4
31/08/1968 English Division One (old) Ipswich Town Home 1-1
03/09/1968 League Cup Huddersfield Town Away 0-0
07/09/1968 English Division One (old) Stoke City Away 0-1
11/09/1968 League Cup Huddersfield Town Home 4-0
14/09/1968 English Division One (old) Southampton Home 1-1
18/09/1968 European Champions Cup Fenerbahce Home 0-0
21/09/1968 English Division One (old) Sunderland Away 4-0
25/09/1968 League Cup Blackpool Away 0-1
28/09/1968 English Division One (old) Leeds United Home 3-1
02/10/1968 European Champions Cup Fenerbahce Away 1-2
05/10/1968 English Division One (old) Everton Away 0-2
09/10/1968 English Division One (old) Arsenal Home 1-1
12/10/1968 English Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur Home 4-0
19/10/1968 English Division One (old) Coventry City Away 1-1
26/10/1968 English Division One (old) Nottingham Forest Home 3-3
02/11/1968 English Division One (old) Chelsea Away 0-2
09/11/1968 English Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday Home 0-1
16/11/1968 English Division One (old) Newcastle United Away 0-1
23/11/1968 English Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion Home 5-1
30/11/1968 English Division One (old) West Ham United Away 1-2
07/12/1968 English Division One (old) Burnley Home 7-0
14/12/1968 English Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur Away 1-1
21/12/1968 English Division One (old) Coventry City Home 4-2
26/12/1968 English Division One (old) Everton Home 1-3
04/01/1969 FA Cup Luton Town Home 1-0
11/01/1969 English Division One (old) Chelsea Home 4-1
18/01/1969 English Division One (old) Sheffield Wednesday Away 1-1
25/01/1969 FA Cup Newcastle United Away 0-0
29/01/1969 FA Cup Newcastle United Home 2-0
24/02/1969 FA Cup Blackburn Rovers Away 4-1
01/03/1969 FA Cup Tottenham Hotspur Home 1-0
04/03/1969 English Division One (old) Burnley Away 1-2
08/03/1969 English Division One (old) Manchester United Away 1-0
11/03/1969 English Division One (old) Ipswich Town Away 1-2
15/03/1969 English Division One (old) Queens Park Rangers Home 3-1
22/03/1969 FA Cup Everton Neutral 1-0
24/03/1969 English Division One (old) Nottingham Forest Away 0-1
29/03/1969 English Division One (old) Stoke City Home 3-1
04/04/1969 English Division One (old) Leicester City Home 2-0
05/04/1969 English Division One (old) Leeds United Away 0-1
08/04/1969 English Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 1-3
12/04/1969 English Division One (old) Sunderland Home 1-0
16/04/1969 English Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion Away 0-2
19/04/1969 English Division One (old) Southampton Away 0-3
26/04/1969 FA Cup Leicester City Neutral 1-0
30/04/1969 English Division One (old) West Ham United Home 1-1
05/05/1969 English Division One (old) Newcastle United Home 1-0
12/05/1969 English Division One (old) Liverpool Home 1-0
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