1921–22 Manchester City F.C. season

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Manchester City F.C.
1921–22 season
Manager England Ernest Mangnall
Football League
First Division
10th
FA Cup Third round
Top goalscorer League:
Tommy Browell (21)

All:
Tommy Browell (26)
Highest home attendance 35,000 v 5 teams
Lowest home attendance 10,000 v S'land
(31 Dec. 1921)

The 1921–22 season was Manchester City F.C.'s thirty-first season of league football, and eighth consecutive season in the Football League First Division, excluding the four years during the First World War in which no competitive football was played.

Team Kit[edit]

Football League First Division[edit]

Pos Team 0P0 0W0 0D0 0L0 0F0 0A0 GA Pts
8 Middlesbrough 42 16 14 12 79 69 1.145 46
9 Chelsea 42 17 12 13 40 43 0.930 46
10 Manchester City 42 18 9 15 65 70 0.929 45
11 Sheffield United 42 15 10 17 59 54 1.800 40
12 Sunderland 42 16 8 18 60 62 0.968 40

P = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; Pts = Points
Source: 1921–22 Football League First Division

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts W D L GF GA Pts W D L GF GA Pts
42 18 9 15 65 70 0.929 45 13 7 1 44 21 33 5 2 14 21 49 12

Source: rsssf.com

Reports[edit]

Date Opponents H / A Venue Result

F – A

Scorers Attendance
27 August 1921 Aston Villa H Hyde Road 2 – 1 Barnes (2) 35,000
31 August 1921 Liverpool A Anfield 2 – 3 Barnes, Murphy 25,000
3 September 1921 Aston Villa A Villa Park 0 – 4 30,000
7 September 1921 Liverpool H Hyde Road 1 – 1 Murphy 25,000
10 September 1921 Arsenal H Hyde Road 2 – 0 Warner, Barnes 25,000
17 September 1921 Arsenal A Highbury 1 – 0 Barnes 25,000
24 September 1921 Blackburn Rovers H Hyde Road 1 – 1 Browell 35,000
1 October 1921 Blackburn Rovers A Ewood Park 1 – 3 Browell 25,000
8 October 1921 Oldham Athletic H Hyde Road 2 – 1 Browell, Murphy 35,000
15 October 1921 Oldham Athletic A Boundary Park 1 – 0 Browell 25,000
22 October 1921 Manchester United H Hyde Road 4 – 1 Barnes (3), Warner 20,000
29 October 1921 Manchester United A Old Trafford 1 – 3 Murphy 56,000
5 November 1921 Cardiff City A Ninian Park 2 – 0 Browell, Barnes 35,000
12 November 1921 Cardiff City H Hyde Road 1 – 1 Murphy 25,000
19 November 1921 West Bromwich Albion H Hyde Road 6 – 1 Barnes (3), Browell (2), Woosnam 25,000
26 November 1921 West Bromwich Albion A The Hawthorns 0 – 2 30,000
3 December 1921 Bolton Wanderers H Hyde Road 2 – 3 Browell, Barnes 35,000
10 December 1921 Bolton Wanderers A Burnden Park 0 – 5 40,000
17 December 1921 Everton H Hyde Road 2 – 1 Browell, Murphy 20,000
24 December 1921 Everton A Goodison Park 2 – 2 Johnson (2) 30,000
26 December 1921 Huddersfield Town A Leeds Road 0 – 2 26,000
31 December 1921 Sunderland H Hyde Road 3 – 0 Browell, Johnson, Murphy 10,000
2 January 1922 Huddersfield Town H Hyde Road 2 – 1 Johnson, Kelly 30,000
14 January 1922 Sunderland A Roker Park 3 – 2 Browell, Barnes, Murphy 5,000
21 January 1922 Middlesbrough H Hyde Road 2 – 2 Barnes, Browell 25,000
1 February 1922 Middlesbrough A Ayresome Park 1 – 4 Browell 20,000
4 February 1922 Tottenham Hotspur H Hyde Road 3 – 3 Browell, Johnson, Barnes 20,000
11 February 1922 Tottenham Hotspur A White Hart Lane 1 – 3 Barnes 45,000
22 February 1922 Bradford City H Hyde Road 3 – 2 Browell, Barnes, Woosnam 20,000
25 February 1922 Bradford City A Valley Parade 2 – 1 Murphy, Browell 25,000
11 March 1922 Preston North End A Deepdale 0 – 1 20,000
18 March 1922 Chelsea A Stamford Bridge 0 – 0 40,000
25 March 1922 Chelsea H Hyde Road 0 – 0 26,000
1 April 1922 Sheffield United A Bramall Lane 0 – 1 20,000
5 April 1922 Preston North End H Hyde Road 2 – 0 Browell, Barnes 20,000
8 April 1922 Sheffield United H Hyde Road 2 – 2 Browell (2) 12,000
14 April 1922 Birmingham H Hyde Road 1 – 0 Warner 35,000
15 April 1922 Burnley A Turf Moor 2 – 5 Woosnam, ? (o.g.) 15,000
18 April 1922 Birmingham A St Andrew's 1 – 3 ? (o.g.) 39,000
22 April 1922 Burnley H Hyde Road 2 – 0 Browell, Barnes 25,000
29 April 1922 Newcastle United A St James' Park 1 – 5 Ingham 25,000
6 May 1922 Newcastle United H Hyde Road 1 – 0 Browell 18,000

FA Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponents H / A Venue Result

F – A

Scorers Attendance
7 January 1922 First round Darlington H Hyde Road 3 – 1 Browell (3) 23,686
28 January 1922 Second round Bolton Wanderers A Burnden Park 3 – 1 Browell (2), Kelly 66,442
18 February 1922 Third round Tottenham Hotspur A White Hart Lane 1 – 2 Kelly 53,000

Squad statistics[edit]

Squad[edit]

Appearances for competitive matches only

Nat. Player Pos. Premier League FA Cup Total
Apps Goal Apps Goal Apps Goal
Tom Blair GK 38 0 3 0 41 0
England Jim Goodchild GK 4 0 0 0 4 0
England Jack Brennan DF 1 0 0 0 1 0
Frank Carroll DF 4 0 1 0 5 0
England Sam Cookson DF 39 0 2 0 41 0
England Fred Fayers DF 32 0 3 0 35 0
England Eli Fletcher DF 38 0 3 0 41 0
John Leyland DF 2 0 0 0 2 0
Jimmy Mulligan DF 2 0 0 0 2 0
England Max Woosnam DF 33 3 3 0 36 3
England George Albinson MF 3 0 0 0 3 0
Ireland Mickey Hamill MF 24 0 2 0 26 0
England Spud Murphy MF 42 9 3 0 45 9
England Sammy Sharp MF 25 0 0 0 25 0
England Billy Wilson MF 42 9 3 0 45 9
England Jack Allen FW 2 0 0 0 2 0
England Horace Barnes FW 38 20 3 0 41 20
England Tommy Browell FW 38 21 3 5 41 26
England Dick Crawshaw FW 2 0 0 0 2 0
Alf Ford FW 4 0 0 0 4 0
Tommy Ingham FW 2 1 0 0 2 1
England Tommy Johnson FW 20 5 3 0 23 5
Ireland Paddy Kelly FW 11 1 3 2 14 3
Fred Lievesley FW 1 0 0 0 1 0
Wales Billy Meredith FW 25 0 0 0 25 0
Harry Pearson FW 1 0 0 0 1 0
Stanley Royle FW 1 0 0 0 1 0
Albert Simpson FW 1 0 0 0 1 0
England Frank Thompson FW 3 0 1 0 4 0
England Jack Warner FW 22 3 0 0 22 3
England Wilf Woodcock FW 2 0 0 0 2 0
Own goals 2 0 2
Totals 65 7 72

Scorers[edit]