The 1959/60 Season

Another satisfactory season for the Reserves who finished in 6th place in what turned out to be their last season in the ECL.

Unfortunately the final League table does not balance, however we have full appearance and goal scorer details.

 

League Table:

 
Team
P W D L F A Pts
1. Tottenham Hotspur A 38 27 5 6 86 32 59
2. Chelmsford City Reserves 38 24 6 8 114 59 54
3. Bury Town 38 23 3 12 94 49 49
4. March Town Utd 38 22 5 11 103 64 49
5. Holbeach Utd 38 21 6 11 91 49 48
6. Peterborough Utd 38 21 4 13 101 68 46
7. Sudbury Town 38 18 9 11 63 44 45
8. Great Yarmouth Town 38 18 5 15 82 84 41
9. Stowmarket Town 38 18 5 15 67 77 41
10. Cambridge  City 38 14 11 13 63 63 39
11. Harwich & Parkeston 38 15 9 14 68 68 39
12. King’s Lynn 38 13 11 14 72 60 37
13. Romford Reserves 38 12 11 15 75 75 35
14. Newmarket Town 38 12 7 19 71 88 31
15. Lowestoft Town 38 12 6 20 61 86 30
16. Biggleswade Town 38 11 7 20 60 97 29
17. Spalding Utd 38 12 3 23 64 101 27
18. Eynesbury Rovers 38 10 5 23 58 91 25
19. Gorleston* 38 7 6 25 45 106 19
20. Cambridge Utd 38 6 4 28 50 125 16

*Number of points not equal to 7 x 2 + 6 (20) also number of goals for (1488) not equal to number of goals against (1486)

Fixtures & results:

Date Opponents Home / Away Result Score Goal Scorers
22 Aug 59 Sudbury Town Away Won 3-2 Reilly, Asher, Own Goal
24 Aug 59 Holbeach Utd Home Lost 4-3 Bushby, Reilly, Asher
29 Aug 59 Newmarket Town Home Won 3-0 Jacobs, Reilly, Medwell
01 Sep 59 March Town Utd Away Lost 2-1 Meadows
05 Sep 59 Stowmarket Town Away Won 2-0 Meadows, Cooper
07 Sep 59 Holbeach Utd Away Lost 6-1 Medwell
10 Sep 59 March Town Utd Home Won 5-1 Stimson, Asher, Medwell, Reilly, Meadows
12 Sep 59 Gorleston Home Won 1-0 Asher
19 Sep 59 Chelmsford City Reserves Home Lost 4-2 Stafford, Asher
03 Oct 59 Romford Reserves Away Lost 2-0  
10 Oct 59 Harwich & Parkeston Home Won 6-1 Reilly (2), Asher (4)
17 Oct 59 Gorleston Away Won 4-0 Smith, Asher (2), Reilly
31 Oct 59 Kings Lynn Away Won 4-1 Dunne (3), Asher
07 Nov 59 Great Yarmouth Town Away Drew 3-3 Dunne, Reilly, West
14 Nov 59 Bury Town Away Lost 5-0  
21 Nov 59 Cambridge City Away Lost 1-0  
28 Nov 59 Harwich & Parkeston Away Lost 3-2 Asher (2)
05 Dec 59 Eynesbury Rovers Home Won 10-1 Meadows (2), Reilly (2), Asher (2), Dunne(2), Fletcher (2)
12 Dec 59 Newmarket Town Away Won 3-2 Asher (2), Fletcher
19 Dec 59 Cambridge City Home Drew 2-2 Asher, Dunne
26 Dec 59 Spalding Utd Away Won 5-0 Beeby (2), West (2), Asher
28 Dec 59 Spalding Utd Home Won 4-0 Dunne, Fletcher, Asher, Pratt
09 Jan 60 Sudbury Town Home Lost 2-0  
23 Jan 60 Cambridge Utd Reserves Away Won 2-0 Fletcher (2)
30 Jan 60 Chelmsford City Reserves Away Drew 5-5 Reilly, Asher (2), Dunne, Fletcher
06 Feb 60 Tottenham Hotspur A Home Lost 1-0  
13 Feb 60 Biggleswade Town Away Drew 1-1 Meadows
27 Feb 60 Lowestoft Town Away Lost 7-1 Crawford
05 Mar 60 Biggleswade Town Home Won 3-1 Reilly, Randall, Own Goal
12 Mar 60 Eynesbury Rovers Away Lost 4-1 Reilly
26 Mar 60 Tottenham Hotspur A Away Lost 2-1 West
07 Apr 60 Lowestoft Town Home Won 6-1 Reilly, West, Fletcher, Own Goal
12 Apr 60 Cambridge Utd Reserves Home Won 1-0 Reilly
16 Apr 60 Kings Lynn Home Won 1-0 Medwell
18 Apr 60 Stowmarket Town Home Won 2-1 Bushby, Asher
21 Apr 60 Bury Town Home Won 2-0 Asher, West
27 Apr 60 Great Yarmouth Town Home Won 6-0 Reilly (3), Asher, West, Own Goal
03 May 60 Romford Reserves Home Won 5-2 Bushby (2), Reilly (2), Meadow

 

Players appearances/goals: 

Player Apps: Goals
Sidney Miles 36 0
Dan Reilly 33 22
Tommy Asher 33 26
John West 29 8
Derek Chamberlain 29 0
Cliff Sansby 25 0
Dennis Bushby 25 4
Roy Jacobs 25 1
Ron Cooper 23 1
Christy Fletcher 21 8
Dennis Meadows 19 6
Jack Walls 19 0
Tom Daley 18 0
Jimmy Dunne 18 9
T. Randall 16 1
Ray Medwell 8 4
Alan Haynes 7 0
Last 5 0
Ellis Stafford 5 1
Peter McNamee 4 0
Derek Chadwick 4 0
Jimmy Sheavills 4 0
Roy Stimson 2 1
Cairney 2 0
Roy Banham 1 0
Peter Beeby 1 2
Pratt 1 1
Denis Emery 1 0
Ray Smith 1 1
D. Crawford 1 1
Cross 1 0
Jim Rayner 1 0
Own Goals 4