1938–39 Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. season

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Wolverhampton Wanderers
1938–39 season
Manager Major Frank Buckley
First Division 2nd
FA Cup Runners-up
Top goalscorer League: Dennis Westcott (32)
All: Dennis Westcott (43)
Highest home attendance 61,305 (vs Liverpool, 11 February 1939; club record)
Lowest home attendance 18,420 (vs Charlton, 15 April 1939)
Average home league attendance 29,335 (league only)

The 1938–39 season was the 47th season of competitive league football in the history of English football club Wolverhampton Wanderers. They played in the top tier of the English football system, the Football League First Division.

The team finished as runners-up for a second consecutive season and also finished as FA Cup runners-up when they lost the FA Cup Final to outsiders Portsmouth. This was to be the final full league campaign until 1946–47 as the following season was cancelled and annulled in September 1939 after the outbreak of World War II.

Results[edit]

Football League First Division[edit]

Final table
Pos Club Pld W D L F A GA Pts
1 Everton 42 27 5 10 88 52 1.692 59
2 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 22 11 9 88 39 2.256 55
3 Charlton Athletic 42 22 6 14 75 59 1.271 50

Pld = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; GA = Goal average; Pts = Points

FA Cup[edit]

Players Used[edit]

Pos. Nationality Player Football League FA Cup Total Goal
1  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
2  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
3  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
4  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
5  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
6  [[|]] ,[[| ]] (Captain) 0
7  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
8  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
9  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
10  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
11  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
12  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
13  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
14  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
15  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
16  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
17  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
18  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
19  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
20  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
21  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
22  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0
23  [[|]] ,[[| ]] 0

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