A Pictorial History

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WEST HAM UNITED

Steve Marsh & Stuart Allen

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theyflysohigh logo 1956-57 For the Record

1956-57 Squad & Statistics

18-Aug

20-Aug

25-Aug

27-Aug

 

1-Sep

3-Sep

8-Sep

15-Sep

22-Sep

29-Sep

 

2-Oct

6-Oct

13-Oct

20-Oct

27-Oct

 

3-Nov

10-Nov

12-Nov

17-Nov

24-Nov

26-Nov

 

1-Dec

4-Dec

8-Dec

15-Dec

22-Dec

25-Dec

29-Dec

 

5-Jan

12-Jan

19-Jan

26-Jan

 

2-Feb

9-Feb

16-Feb

23-Feb

25-Feb

 

2-Mar

9-Mar

16-Mar

23-Mar

30-Mar

 

6-Apr

13-Apr

15-Apr

19-Apr

20-Apr

22-Apr

27-Apr

 

 

Fulham

Blackburn Rovers

Swansea Town

Blackburn Rovers

 

Lincoln City

Liverpool

Rotherham United

Port Vale

Barnsley

Sheffield United

 

Leyton Orient

Leyton Orient

Hudddersfield Town

Bristol Rovers

Grimsby Town

 

Doncaster Rovers

Stoke City

Arsenal

Middlesbrough

Leicester City

Chelmsford City

 

Bury

Arsenal

Notts County

Fulham

Swansea Town

Nottingham Forest

Lincoln City

 

Grimsby Town

Rotherham United

Port Vale

Everton

 

Barnsley

Sheffield United

Leyton Orient

Huddersfield Town

Leyton Orient

 

Bristol Rovers

Grimsby Town

Doncaster Rovers

Stoke City

Middlesbrough

 

Leicester City

Bury

Nottingham Forest

Bristol City

Notts County

Bristol City

Liverpool

A  4-1

H  1-3

H  1-2

A  2-0

 

A  2-0

H  1-1

H  1-1

A  0-0

H  2-0

A  0-1

 

H  4-1 (Southern Floodlight Cup First Round)

A  2-1

H  0-2

A  1-1

H  0-1

 

A  0-3

H  1-0

H  1-1 (Southern Floodlight Cup Second Round)

A  1-3

H  2-1

H  3-1 (Essex Pro Cup First Round)

 

A  3-3

A  2-3 (Southern Floodlight Cup Second Round Replay)

H  2-1

H  2-1

A  1-3

H  2-1

H  2-1

 

H  5-3 (FA Cup Third Round)

A  1-0

H  2-1

A  1-2 (FA Cup Fourth Round)

 

A  2-1

H  3-2

H  2-1

A  2-6

H  0-2 (Essex Pro Cup Semi-Final)

 

H  1-2

A  1-2

H  1-1

A  1-0

H  1-1

 

A  3-5

H  1-0

A  0-3

A  1-1

A  1-4

H  3-1

A  0-1

1956-57 Second Division Fixtures

Season 1956-57 1955-56 Squad & Stats 1957-58 Squad & Stats

Dare 2, Grice, Tucker

Tucker

Tucker

Blackburn, Dick

 

Stroud 2

O'Farrell

Dare

x

Dare, Dick

x

 

Dick 3, Musgrove

Musgrove, Willemse [og]

x

Dick

x

 

x

Tucker [pen]

Dick

Tucker

Lewis, Tucker

Dare 2, Bond [pen]

 

Dick, Parker, Musgrove

Musgrove 2

Dick, Smith R.

Bond, Musgrove

Lewis

Lewis, Musgrovex

Dare 2

 

Smith J. 2, Dick, Lewis, Musgrove

Musgrove

Dick, Smith J.

Dare

 

Dare, Dick

Cantwell, Lewis, Smith J.

Lansdowne, Lewis

Lewis, Smith J.

x

 

Lewis

Allison [pen]

Lewis [pen]

Musgrove

Allison

 

Musgrove 2, Allison [pen]

Dare

x

Allison

Smith J.

Dare, Dick, Lewis

x

Directors:

Reg. H. Pratt (Chairman)

Leonard C. Cearns (Vice-Chairman)

Dr. O. Thomas

W.M.  F. Cearns

 

Manager: Ted Fenton

 

Secretary: Eddie Chapman

 

WEST HAM UNITED

Boleyn Ground

Upton Park, London E13

Malcolm Allison

Apps : 39 (4 gls)

Cup : 4 (0 gls)

Alan Blackburn

Apps : 6 (1 gls)

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

John Bond

Apps : 30 (1 gls)

Cup : 6 (1 gls)

Ken Brown

Apps : 5 (0 gls)

Cup : 2 (0 gls)

Noel Cantwell

Apps : 39 (1 gls)

Cup : 4 (0 gls)

Fred Cooper

Apps : 2 (0 gls)

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

Billy Dare

Apps : 30 (9 gls)

Cup : 5 (3 gls)

John Dick

Apps : 36 (8 gls)

Cup : 5 (5 gls)

George Fenn

Apps : 0

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

Albert Foan

Apps : 4 (0 gls)

Cup : 0

Ernie Gregory

Apps : 29 (0 gls)

Cup : 4 (0 gls)

Mike Grice

Apps : 11 (1 gls)

Cup : 3 (0 gls)

Robert Johnstone

Apps : 2 (0 gls)

Cup : 0

Bill Lansdowne

Apps : 26 (1 gls)

Cup : 5 (0 gls)

Eddie Lewis

Apps : 24 (9 gls)

Cup : 3 (1 gls)

Andy Malcolm

Apps : 37 (0 gls)

Cup : 5 (0 gls)

Terry Matthews

Apps : 0

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

John Morley

Apps : 0

Cup : 2 (0 gls)

Malcolm Musgrove

Apps : 39 (8 gls)

Cup : 5 (2 gls)

Andy Nelson

Apps : 0

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

1956-57 Second Division Table

For The Record

Ever-Presents: [0]

 

Hat-tricks: [1] John Dick

 

Leading scorer: [13] John Dick

Mick Newman

Apps : 4 (0 gls)

Cup : 0

Frank O'Farrell

Apps : 7 (1 gls)

Cup : 0

Harry Obeney

Apps : 1 (0 gls)

Cup : 0

Derek Parker

Apps : 5 (1 gls)

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

Malcolm Pyke

Apps : 2 (0 gls)

Cup : 0

John Smith

Apps : 29 (4 gls)

Cup : 5 (2 gls)

Roy Smith

Apps : 4 (1 gls)

Cup : 2 (0 gls)

Roy Stroud

Apps : 5 (2 gls)

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

Ken Tucker

Apps : 10 (6 gls)

Cup : 3 (0 gls)

Doug Wragg

Apps : 10 (0 gls)

Cup : 1 (0 gls)

George Wright

Apps : 13 (0 gls)

Cup : 3 (0 gls)

Robinson Wyllie

Apps : 13 (0 gls)

Cup : 3 (0 gls)

1956-57 1956-57 Table