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1896/97 MIDLAND LEAGUE FINAL TABLE

  P W D L F A Pts
1 Doncaster Rovers 28 17 5 6 77 40 39
2 Glossop North End 27 15 4 8 67 39 36
3 Long Eaton Rangers 28 15 2 11 55 39 32
4 Chesterfield Town 28 13 6 9 74 53 32
5 Kettering 28 13 5 10 51 40 31
6 Wellingborough Town 28 12 7 9 52 46 31
7 Burslem Port Vale 28 13 3 11 62 56 31
8 Heanor Town 28 12 6 10 55 47 30
9 ILKESTON TOWN 28 11 7 10 60 57 29
10 Dresden United 28 12 5 11 48 63 29
11 Barnsley St Peters 28 10 4 14 57 71 24
12 Rushden Town 28 9 5 14 43 53 23
13 Mexborough Town 28 7 7 14 39 50 21
14 Worksop Town 28 6 5 17 27 63 17
15 Grantham Rovers 27 6 3 18 26 76 15


1896/97 MIDLAND LEAGUE RESULTS
DATE OPPONENTS RESULT SCORERS
SEP 5 Kettering D1-1 S.RAYBOULD
SEP 12 GLOSSOP NORTH END W4-3 McCABE, WILLATT, ?, S.RAYBOULD
SEP 19 GRANTHAM ROVERS W3-0 RICHARDSON, SANDAY, TAYLOR
SEP 26 Doncaster Rovers L2-3 WILLATT, OG
OCT 3 CHESTERFIELD TOWN D4-4 HENSHAW, McCABE, TAYLOR, WILLATT
OCT 17 Grantham Rovers W3-0
OCT 22 KETTERING L0-3
OCT 24 LONG EATON RANGERS L0-1
NOV 7 MEXBOROUGH TOWN W5-1 TAYLOR 4, DUNN
NOV 14 Long Eaton Rangers L1-4 OG
NOV 28 Chesterfield Town L3-6 RICHARDSON, OG, ?
DEC 5 DRESDEN UNITED W3-1 McCABE, S.RAYBOULD, WILLATT
DEC 19 BARNSLEY ST PETERS W2-0 T.ROSE 2
DEC 25 Heanor Town L1-4 OG
DEC 26 BURSLEM PORT VALE D3-3 S.RAYBOULD 2, WILLATT
JAN 9 Dresden United L0-2
JAN 16 WORKSOP TOWN W4-1 McCABE 2, S.RAYBOULD 2 (1PEN)
FEB 6 WELLINGBOROUGH TOWN D2-2 HARDY, DUNN
FEB 13 Mexborough Town W3-1 RICHARDSON, McCABE, DUNN
FEB 27 Worksop Town W3-0 OG, GAMBLE, McCABE
MAR 6 RUSHDEN TOWN D1-1 GAMBLE
MAR 17 DONCASTER ROVERS W4-3 DUNN 3, S.RAYBOULD
MAR 20 Glossop North End D2-2 RICHARDSON 2
APR 3 Burslem Port Vale W1-0 DUNN
APR 17 Barnsley St Peters L2-5
APR 19 HEANOR TOWN L0-2
APR 21 Wellingborough Town L1-2 RICHARDSON (PEN)
APR 24 Rushden Town D1-1 RICHARDSON


1896/97 FA CUP RESULTS
ROUND DATE OPPONENTS RESULT SCORERS
3QR NOV 21 Eastwood Town W4-1 DUNN, WILLATT, S.RAYBOULD 2
4QR DEC 12 LONG EATON RANGERS W4-2 TAYLOR, OG, WILLATT, W.ROSE
5QR JAN 2 HEANOR TOWN D0-0
5QRrep JAN 6 Heanor Town L2-4  
notes:
dec 12: ilkeston led 4-0 during the first half v the midland league leaders. long eaton's grundy was sent off.


1896/97 DERBYSHIRE SENIOR CUP RESULT
ROUND DATE OPPONENTS RESULT SCORER
QF JAN 23 Glossop North End L1-2 OG