ECFC 1949/50

Squad photo from the 1949/50 season.

In the league Exeter finished in 16th place and in the FA Cup made it to the Fourth Round.


First Team Results

20/08/1949 Crystal Palace H W 2-1 12180 Durrant McClelland  
24/08/1949 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic A L 0-2 19041 :    
27/08/1949 Watford  A W 2-1 11000 Mackay Regan  
31/08/1949 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic H L 1-2 12055 Regan    
03/09/1949 Reading H L 3-4 10853 Hutchings 2 Regan  
08/09/1949 Notts County  A D 3-3 32167 Regan 2 McClelland  
10/09/1949 Leyton Orient  A L 1-4 16000 McClelland    
17/09/1949 Aldershot H W 1-0 10108 Hutchings    
24/09/1949 Ipswich Town H D 1-1 9107 Mackay    
01/10/1949 Port Vale  A L 0-1 12000 :    
08/10/1949 Nottingham Forest  A L 0-5 25908 :    
15/10/1949 Northampton Town H L 1-3 8323 Regan    
22/10/1949 Norwich City  A W 2-1 22697 Smart Smith  
29/10/1949 Newport County H D 3-3 8000 McClelland Smart Regan
05/11/1949 Bristol City  A L 0-1 18880 :    
12/11/1949 Brighton and Hove Albion H L 2-3 7615 Clark Harrower  
19/11/1949 Walsall  A L 0-3 8700 :    
03/12/1949 Swindon Town  A L 1-7 10785 Smart    
17/12/1949 Crystal Palace  A L 3-5 15000 Smith Greenwood Regan
24/12/1949 Watford H W 3-1 7565 Greenwood Smart Fallon
26/12/1949 Southend United H D 1-1 14105 Smart    
27/12/1949 Southend United  A L 0-1 20000 :    
31/12/1949 Reading  A L 2-3 12999 Smart Regan  
14/01/1950 Leyton Orient H D 1-1 8917 Smart    
21/01/1950 Aldershot A W 2-1 4677 Walker Smart  
04/02/1950 Ipswich Town  A L 0-1 11431 :    
11/02/1950 Torquay United H D 1-1 14833 Smart    
18/02/1950 Port Vale H W 3-1 9472 Smart 2 Smith  
25/02/1950 Nottingham Forest H D 0-0 11680 :    
04/03/1950 Northampton Town  A D 3-3 11571 Smith Regan Mackay
11/03/1950 Norwich City H W 3-1 9875 Smart Regan Mackay
18/03/1950 Newport County  A W 2-1 6414 Clark (p) Smith  
25/03/1950 Bristol City H D 0-0 10937 :    
01/04/1950 Brighton and Hove Albion  A D 0-0 9610 :    
07/04/1950 Bristol Rovers H W 2-0 12121 Mackay Smart  
08/04/1950 Walsall H W 2-1 9291 Harrower 2    
10/04/1950 Bristol Rovers  A L 0-1 9698 :    
15/04/1950 Millwall  A L 1-3 15924 McClelland    
22/04/1950 Swindon Town H W 3-0 8664 Smith Harrower Mackay
26/04/1950 Millwall H W 2-1 6128 Smith Clark (p)  
29/04/1950 Torquay United  A W 4-1 9500 Smith McClelland 3  
06/05/1950 Notts County H D 2-2 10241 Hutchings Smith  



Final Table
League Division 3 (South)
                              P   W  D  L   F   A   W  D  L   F   A  Pts
 1. NOTTS COUNTY             42  17  3  1  60  12   8  5  8  35  38   58
 2. Northampton              42  12  6  3  43  21   8  5  8  29  29   51
 3. Southend United          42  15  4  2  43  15   4  9  8  23  33   51
 4. Nottingham Forest        42  13  0  8  37  15   7  9  5  30  24   49
 5. Torquay United           42  13  6  2  40  23   6  4 11  26  40   48
 6. Watford                  42  10  6  5  26  13   6  7  8  19  22   45
 7. Crystal Palace           42  12  5  4  35  21   3  9  9  20  33   44
 8. Brighton & Hove Albion   42   9  8  4  32  24   7  4 10  25  45   44
 9. Bristol Rovers           42  12  5  4  34  18   7  0 14  17  33   43
10. Reading                  42  15  2  4  48  21   2  6 13  22  43   42
11. Norwich City             42  11  5  5  44  21   5  5 11  21  42   42
12. Bournemouth              42  11  6  4  38  19   5  4 12  19  37   42
13. Port Vale                42  12  6  3  33  13   3  5 13  14  29   41
14. Swindon Town             42   9  7  5  41  30   6  4 11  18  32   41
15. Bristol City             42  12  4  5  38  19   3  6 12  22  42   40
16. Exeter City              42   9  8  4  37  27   5  3 13  26  48   39
17. Ipswich Town             42   9  6  6  36  36   3  5 13  21  50   35
18. Leyton Orient            42  10  6  5  33  30   2  5 14  20  55   35
19. Walsall                  42   8  8  5  37  25   1  8 12  24  37   34
20. Aldershot                42  10  5  6  30  16   3  3 15  18  44   34
21. Newport County           42  11  5  5  50  34   2  3 16  17  64   34
22. Millwall                 42  11  1  9  39  29   3  3 15  16  34   32

Reserve Team
Southern League
Results

The Reserves finished 11th in the Southern League and Roy Rew was the leading scorer with 11 goals. 

Southern League 
Exeter Score 1st
20/08/1949 SL Hereford United Away 2-2 Roy Mitchell    
27/08/1949 SL Dartford Home 0-0 :      
01/09/1949 SL Bedford Town Away 1-1 Roy      
03/09/1949 SL Dartford Away 2-2 Roy Durrant    
07/09/1949 SL Merthyr Tydfil Away 1-2 Smart      
14/09/1949 SL Gloucester City Home 5-4 Durrant 3 Smart Bartlett (og)  
17/09/1949 SL Guildford City Away 1-3 Smart      
21/09/1949 SL Weymouth Away 0-1 :      
28/09/1949 SL Bedford Town Home 5-1 Squires Smith 2 Roy 2  
01/10/1949 SL Guildford City Home 3-1 Mitchell 2 Rew    
05/10/1949 SL Weymouth Home 1-1 Smith      
08/10/1949 SL Chelmsford City Home 1-8 Rew      
19/10/1949 Cup Chelmsford City Away 2-3 Mitchell  Durrant    
22/10/1949 SL Torquay United Home 1-0 Rew      
26/10/1949 SL Tonbridge Home 1-1 Smith      
29/10/1949 SL Cheltenham Town Away 1-0 Harrower      
05/11/1949 SL Hastings United Home 5-1 Greenaway 2 Rew Walker Harrower
12/11/1949 SL Headington United Away 1-3 Walker      
19/11/1949 SL Lovells Athletic Home 3-3 Rew Walker 2    
26/11/1949 SL Colchester United Home 2-3 Clark Rew    
03/12/1949 SL Gravesend  Home 0-0 :      
10/12/1949 SL Bath City Away 0-4 :      
24/12/1949 SL Torquay United Away 3-1 Mitchell McClelland Murphy  
31/12/1949 SL Bath City Home 4-1 McClelland Hutchings 3    
07/01/1950 SL Barry Town Away 0-0 :      
14/01/1950 SL Chelmsford City Away 1-2 McClelland      
21/01/1950 SL Cheltenham Town Home 3-2 Doyle Mitchell McClelland  
28/01/1950 SL Worcester City Home 1-0 Mackay      
04/02/1950 SL Barry Town Home 4-2 McClelland 3 Smith     
11/02/1950 SL Gillingham Away 1-1 Durrant       
25/02/1950 SL Kidderminster Away 0-0 :      
02/03/1950 SL Lovells Athletic Away 0-5 :      
04/03/1950 SL Headington United Home 1-0 Durrant      
08/03/1950 SL Merthyr Tydfil Home 0-3 :      
11/03/1950 SL Worcester City Away 2-0 Rickard Greenwood    
15/03/1950 SL Gravesend Away 2-0 Rickard Hutchings     
18/03/1950 SL Kidderminster Home 1-1 Rew      
25/03/1950 SL Chingford Away 1-1 Rew      
29/03/1950 SL Hastings United Away 1-5 Murphy      
01/04/1950 SL Hereford United Home 2-0 Rew Harrower    
07/04/1950 SL Yeovil Town Away 0-2 :      
10/04/1950 SL Yeovil Town Home 1-2 Rew      
15/04/1950 SL Gillingham Home 5-1 Hutchings 4 Rew    
19/04/1950 SL Chingford Home 2-2 Rickard Walker     
22/04/1950 SL Colchester United Away 0-3 :      
27/04/1950 SL Gloucester City Away 1-1 Mitchell      
06/05/1950 SL Tonbridge Away 1-4 Rew      

Final Table
Southern League
                                   P  W  D  L   F   A Pts
 1.Merthyr Tydfil                 46 34  3  9 143  62  71
 2.Colchester United              46 31  9  6 109  51  71
 3.Yeovil Town                    46 29  7 10 104  45  65
 4.Chelmsford City                46 26  9 11 121  64  61
 5.Gillingham                     46 23  9 14  92  61  55
 6.Dartford                       46 20  9 17  70  65  49
 7.Worcester City                 46 21  7 18  85  80  49
 8.Guildford City                 46 18 11 17  79  73  47
 9.Weymouth                       46 19  9 18  80  81  47
10.Barry Town                     46 18 10 18  78  72  46
11.Exeter City                    46 16 14 16  73  83  46
12.Lovell's Athletic              46 17 10 19  86  78  44
13.Tonbridge                      46 16 12 18  65  76  44
14.Hastings United                46 17  8 21  92 140  42
15.Gravesend & Northfleet         46 16  9 21  88  81  41
16.Torquay United                 46 14 12 20  80  89  40
17.Bath City                      46 16  7 23  61  78  39
18.Gloucester City                46 14 11 21  72 101  39
19.Hereford United                46 15  8 23  74  76  38
20.Cheltenham Town                46 13 11 22  75  96  37
21.Headington U                   46 15  7 24  72  97  37
22.Bedford Town                   46 12 11 23  63  79  35
23.Kidderminster Har.             46 12 11 23  64 108  35
24.Chingford Town                 46 10  6 30  63 151  26


FA Cup

1949/50
26 November 1949 Millwall Away 5-3 19487 Smart 3, Regan, Smith R1  
10 December 1949 Chester Home 2-0 11025 Regan 2 (1 pen) R2  
07 January 1950 Nuneaton Borough Home 3-0 14365 Greenwood, Regan, Fallon R3  
28 January 1950 Liverpool Away 1-3 45000 Smart  R4  


Devon Bowl

1949/50
17/04/1950 Torquay United Home 3-0 McClelland, Hutchings, Smith  3548 SF  
03/05/1950 Plymouth Argyle Home 1-2 Smith 8963 F  


Friendlies

1949/50  
      Exeter score 1st      
10/08/1949 Reds v Whites Home 0-1 4100 McClelland 1st Practice Match
13/08/1949 Reds v Whites Home 5-0 4699 Roy, Rew 3, Smith 2nd Practice Match
10/09/1949 Devon County Home 6-3 1200 Mitchell 4, Smith 2 Reserve Friendly
19/09/1949 Exmouth District Away 4-2 1500 McClelland 2, Roy, Greenwood (pen) At Maer Sports Ground 
17/12/1949 Bristol  & District League X1 Home 6-0 1000 McClelland 4, Rew, Murphy Reserve Friendly
27/12/1949 Plymouth Command Home 4-3 3378 Murphy 2, Hutchings, Rew Reserve Friendly
15/02/1950 FA Amateur X1 v Universities Athletic Union At SJP 4-0 1008 (Harold Rickard St Lukes scored) Representative Match
01/05/1950 Leicester City Home 1-0 8000 McClelland  Benefit for Jimmy Gallagher and Stan Cutting

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