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1984/85 Season

1984/85 Season

1984/85 was Manchester City's 83rd season of competitive football, its 19th (total) and its 2nd consecutive season in the (old) English Second Division. The leading goalscorers this season were David Phillips and Gordon Smith who both scored 13 goals, from 48 and 38 appearances respectively. The 3 players to make the most appearances for the club this season were Paul Power, Alex Williams and David Phillips who each played 48 times. The club had 15 different goalscorers and used 23 different players including 6 debutants. Debutants this season were Darren Beckford, David Phillips, Graeme Sinclair, Jim Melrose, Ken McNaught and Tony Cunningham.

Season Stats
48
24
12
12
77
50
0
0
23
Competitions
Competition Pld W D L GF GA Pts Outcome
English Division Two (old) 42 21 11 10 66 40 74 3rd
FA Cup 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 3rd Round
League Cup 5 3 1 1 10 8 0 4th Round
League Table
Position Club Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Oxford United 42 25 9 8 84 36 48 84
2 Birmingham City 42 25 7 10 59 33 26 82
3 Manchester City 42 21 11 10 66 40 26 74
4 Portsmouth 42 20 14 8 69 50 19 74
5 Blackburn Rovers 42 21 10 11 66 41 25 73
6 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 20 12 10 54 34 20 72
7 Leeds United 42 19 12 11 66 43 23 69
8 Shrewsbury Town 42 18 11 13 66 53 13 65
9 Fulham 42 19 8 15 68 64 4 65
10 Grimsby Town 42 18 8 16 72 64 8 62
11 Barnsley 42 14 16 12 42 42 0 58
12 Wimbledon 42 16 10 16 71 75 -4 58
13 Huddersfield Town 42 15 10 17 52 64 -12 55
14 Oldham Athletic 42 15 8 19 49 67 -18 53
15 Crystal Palace 42 12 12 18 46 65 -19 48
16 Carlisle United 42 13 8 21 50 67 -17 47
17 Charlton Athletic 42 11 12 19 51 63 -12 45
18 Sheffield United 42 10 14 18 54 66 -12 44
19 Middlesbrough 42 10 10 22 41 57 -16 40
20 Notts County 42 10 7 25 45 73 -28 37
21 Cardiff City 42 9 8 25 47 79 -32 35
22 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 8 9 25 37 79 -42 33
Matches 48
Date Competition Opposition Venue Result
25/08/1984 English Division Two (old) Wimbledon Away 2-2
27/08/1984 English Division Two (old) Grimsby Town Home 3-0
01/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Fulham Home 2-3
04/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Away 0-2
08/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Carlisle United Away 0-0
15/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Huddersfield Town Home 1-0
22/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Cardiff City Away 3-0
25/09/1984 League Cup Blackpool Home 4-2
29/09/1984 English Division Two (old) Crystal Palace Home 2-1
06/10/1984 English Division Two (old) Oxford United Home 1-0
09/10/1984 League Cup Blackpool Away 3-1
13/10/1984 English Division Two (old) Shrewsbury Town Away 0-1
20/10/1984 English Division Two (old) Middlesbrough Away 1-2
27/10/1984 English Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers Home 2-1
31/10/1984 League Cup West Ham United Home 0-0
03/11/1984 English Division Two (old) Brighton & Hove Albion Away 0-0
06/11/1984 League Cup West Ham United Away 2-1
10/11/1984 English Division Two (old) Birmingham City Home 1-0
17/11/1984 English Division Two (old) Sheffield United Away 0-0
21/11/1984 League Cup Chelsea Away 1-4
24/11/1984 English Division Two (old) Portsmouth Home 2-2
01/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Oldham Athletic Away 2-0
08/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Notts County Home 2-0
15/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic Away 3-1
22/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Fulham Away 2-3
26/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Barnsley Home 1-1
29/12/1984 English Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers Home 4-0
01/01/1985 English Division Two (old) Leeds United Away 1-1
05/01/1985 FA Cup Coventry City Away 1-2
12/01/1985 English Division Two (old) Huddersfield Town Away 2-0
19/01/1985 English Division Two (old) Wimbledon Home 3-0
02/02/1985 English Division Two (old) Crystal Palace Away 2-1
09/02/1985 English Division Two (old) Carlisle United Home 1-3
23/02/1985 English Division Two (old) Brighton & Hove Albion Home 2-0
02/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers Away 1-0
09/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Middlesbrough Home 1-0
16/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Shrewsbury Town Home 4-0
19/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Birmingham City Away 0-0
23/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Oxford United Away 0-3
30/03/1985 English Division Two (old) Cardiff City Home 2-2
06/04/1985 English Division Two (old) Barnsley Away 0-0
08/04/1985 English Division Two (old) Leeds United Home 1-2
13/04/1985 English Division Two (old) Grimsby Town Away 1-4
20/04/1985 English Division Two (old) Sheffield United Home 2-0
27/04/1985 English Division Two (old) Portsmouth Away 2-1
04/05/1985 English Division Two (old) Oldham Athletic Home 0-0
06/05/1985 English Division Two (old) Notts County Away 2-3
11/05/1985 English Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic Home 5-1
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