Season statistics: Watford F.C. 1910-11


Watford F.C. 1910-11

League: Southern League First Division.
Home ground: Cassio Road.
League table: No 14: 38 matches 13-9-16 49-65 35 points.
Manager: Mr. Harry Kent (succeeding Mr. John Goodall).
Trainer: Mr. T. Coulson (new from Middlesbrough F.C.).
Team captain: Harry Kent.

Players transferred in:
William Flint (Middlesbrough, transfer fee paid £50); James Saunders (Chelsea, transfer fee paid £50); Joe Webster (Ilkeston); C. Murray (Bradford City); Alex Stewart (Ilkeston); Smith (Hartlepool); Billy Wheeler (Chesham); William Kelly (North Shields Athletic); Walter Tattersall (Mansfield Mechanics); Wright (Sheffield).

Players transferred out:
Billy Biggar (Rochdale); Fred ‘Tiny’ Fayers (Huddersfield Town);

League matches:
September 3, 1910; A Northampton Town; lost 0-2.
September 10, 1910; H Brighton and Hove Albion; won 2-1.
September 17, 1910; A Exeter City; lost 0-2.
September 24, 1910; H Swindon Town; lost 1-3.
October 1, 1910; A Bristol Rovers; won 1-0.
October 8, 1910; H Crystal Palace; drawn 1-1.
October 15, 1910; A Brentford; lost 0-2.
October 22, 1910; H Leyton; lost 1-2.
October 29, 1910; H Norwich City; won 3-0.
November 5, 1910; A Plymouth Argyle; won 2-0.
November 12, 1910; H Southampton; drawn 1-1.
November 26, 1910; H Coventry City; lost 0-2.
December 10, 1910; H Millwall; drawn 3-3.
December 17, 1910; A Queens Park Rangers; lost 1-4.
December 24, 1910; H West Ham United; lost 1-3.
December 26, 1910; H Luton Town; won 1-0.
December 27, 1910; A Luton Town; lost 1-3.
December 31, 1910; H Northampton Town; drawn 2-2.
January 7, 1911; A Brighton and Hove Albion; lost 0-5.
January 21, 1911; H Exeter City; drawn 2-2.
January 28, 1911; A Swindon Town; lost 1-5.
February 4, 1911; H Bristol Rovers; won 1-0.
February 11, 1911; A Crystal Palace; lost 0-1.
February 18, 1911; H Brentford; won 1-0.
February 25, 1911; A Leyton; lost 2-3.
March 4, 1911; A Norwich City; lost 1-5.
March 11, 1911; H Plymouth Argyle; won 2-0.
March 18, 1911; A Southampton; drawn 2-2.
March 22, 1911; A New Brompton; drawn 1-1.
March 25, 1911; H Southend United; won 2-1.
April 1, 1911; A Coventry City; lost 1-4.
April 8, 1911; H New Brompton; won 3-0.
April 14, 1911; A Portsmouth; drawn 0-0.
April 15, 1911; A Millwall; won 3-0.
April 17, 1911; H Portsmouth; won 3-2.
April 18, 1911; A Southend United; lost 0-2.
April 22, 1911; H Queens Park Rangers; won 2-0.
April 29, 1911; A West Ham United; drawn 1-1.

Appearances-Goals (Southern League):
Syd Beaumont 15-1; Robert Davies 15-0; William Flint 17-4; Albert Gale 3-0; Jock Grieve 28-0; Arthur Grimsdell 2-0; William Kelly 29-8; Harry Kent 27-2; Arthur Lockett 38-0; Jimmy Maclaine 20-6; Patrick McArdle 10-0; Harry Middleton 13-4; Hugh Prenctice 1-0; James Saunders 4-0; Chris Smith 21-0; Harry Smith 9-4; Arthur Squires 21-2; Alex Stewart 38-2; Walter Tattersall 30-6; Frank Theobald 3-0; Joe Webster 34-0; Billy Wheeler 12-0; Charles White 28-9.
** Athletic News (May 22, 1911) gives Beaumont 13-1;
** Athletic News (May 22, 1911) gives Grieve 31-0;
** Athletic News (May 22, 1911) gives Kent 26-2;
** Athletic News (May 22, 1911) gives Maclaine 21-6;
** Athletic News (May 22, 1911) gives Squirers 20-2;

FA Cup:
November 19, 1911; H Ilford; won 3-2; Qualifying, Fourth Round.
December 3, 1911; H: Clapton; won 6-0; Qualifying, Fifth Round.
January 14, 1911; H Barnsley; lost 0-2; First Round Proper.

James Saunders in Athletic News: September 12, 1910.

Joe Webster in Athletic News: December 12, 1910.

Arthur Lockett in Athletic News: January 30, 1911.

Alex Stewart in Athletic News: October 3, 1910.

Syd Beaumont in Athletic News: April 17, 1911.

William Flint in Athletic News: December 26, 1910.

Walter Tattersall in Athletic News: April 24, 1911.

Jimmy Maclaine in Athletic News: January 16, 1911.

 

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