1976–77 Everton F.C. season

During the 1976–77 English football season, Everton F.C. competed in the Football League First Division. They finished 9th in the table with 42 points.

Everton
1976–77 season
ManagerBilly Bingham (to January)
Gordon Lee (from January)
GroundGoodison Park
First Division9th
FA CupSemi-Finalists
League CupFinalists

Final league tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
7 West Bromwich Albion 42 16 13 13 62 56 +6 45
8 Arsenal 42 16 11 15 64 59 +5 43
9 Everton 42 14 14 14 62 64 −2 42
10 Leeds United 42 15 12 15 48 51 −3 42
11 Leicester City 42 12 18 12 47 60 −13 42

ResultsEdit

Win Draw Loss

Football League First DivisionEdit

Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
21 August 1976 Queen's Park Rangers A 4–0 Parkes (og), Latchford (2), Bernard (pen)
24 August 1976 Ipswich Town H 1–1 Telfer
28 August 1976 Aston Villa H 0–2
4 September 1976 Leicester City A 1–1 Latchford
11 September 1976 Stoke City H 3–0 Telfer (2), Latchford
18 September 1976 Arsenal A 1–3 Telfer
25 September 1976 Bristol City H 2–0 Dobson, Latchford
2 October 1976 Sunderland A 1–0 Goodlass
5 October 1976 Manchester City H 2–2 Dobson, King
16 October 1976 Liverpool A 1–3 Dobson
23 October 1976 West Ham United H 3–2 Lyons, King, Latchford
30 October 1976 Tottenham Hotspur A 3–3 King, McNaught, Latchford
6 November 1976 Leeds United H 0–2
20 November 1976 Derby County H 2–0 King, Latchford
24 November 1976 Newcastle United A 1–4 Lyons
27 November 1976 West Bromwich Albion A 0–3
11 December 1976 Coventry City A 2–4 King, Kenyon
18 December 1976 Birmingham City H 2–2 McKenzie (2, 1 pen)
27 December 1976 Manchester United A 0–4
29 December 1976 Middlesbrough H 2–2 McNaught, Latchford
15 January 1977 Ipswich Town A 0–2
22 January 1977 Queen's Park Rangers H 1–3 McKenzie
5 February 1977 Aston Villa A 0–2
12 February 1977 Leicester City H 1–2 Latchford
19 February 1977 Stoke City A 1–0 Dobson
1 March 1977 Arsenal H 2–1 Latchford, Jones
5 March 1977 Bristol City A 2–1 Latchford, Gillies (og)
22 March 1977 Liverpool H 0–0
26 March 1977 Tottenham Hotspur H 4–0 Latchford, King, Dobson, Lyons
2 April 1977 West Ham United A 2–2 Goodlass, Pearson
5 April 1977 Manchester United H 1–2 Dobson
9 April 1977 Middlesbrough A 2–2 Pearson, Latchford
16 April 1977 Derby County A 3–2 Latchford, Pejic, McKenzie
19 April 1977 Norwich City H 3–1 McNaught, King, Pearson
30 April 1977 Norwich City A 1–2 Pearson
4 May 1977 Leeds United A 0–0
7 May 1977 Coventry City H 1–1 Rioch
10 May 1977 Manchester City A 1–1 Lyons
14 May 1977 Birmingham City A 1–1 Latchford
16 May 1977 West Bromwich Albion H 1–1 Dobson
19 May 1977 Sunderland H 2–0 Latchford, Rioch
24 May 1977 Newcastle United H 2–0 Dobson, McKenzie

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FA CupEdit

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
3 8 January 1977 Stoke City H 2–0 Lyons, McKenzie (pen)
4 29 January 1977 Swindon Town A 2–2 Latchford, McKenzie
4:R 1 February 1977 Swindon Town H 2–1 Jones, Dobson
5 26 February 1977 Cardiff City A 2–1 Latchford, McKenzie
6 19 March 1977 Derby County H 2–0 Latchford, Pearson
SF 23 April 1977 Liverpool N 2–2 52,637 McKenzie, Rioch
SF:R 27 April 1977 Liverpool N 0–3 52,579

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League CupEdit

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
2 30 August 1976 Cambridge United H 3–0
3 20 September 1976 Stockport County A 1–0
4 26 October 1976 Coventry City H 3–0
5 1 December 1976 Manchster United A 3–0
SF:1 18 January 1977 Bolton Wanderers H 1–1
SF:2 15 February 1977 Bolton Wanderers A 1–0
F 12 March 1977 Aston Villa N 0–0 100,000
F:R 16 March 1977 Aston Villa N 1–1 55,000 Latchford
F:2R 13 April 1977 Aston Villa N 2–3 54,749

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SquadEdit

[1] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
- GK   WAL Dai Davies
- DF   ENG Terry Darracott
- DF   ENG Dave Jones
- DF   ENG Mick Lyons
- DF   SCO Ken McNaught
- MF   SCO Bruce Rioch
- MF   ENG Andy King
- MF   ENG Martin Dobson
- FW   ENG Bob Latchford
- FW   ENG Duncan McKenzie
- MF   ENG Ronny Goodlass
- DF   ENG Mike Pejic
No. Pos. Nation Player
- DF   NIR Bryan Hamilton
- MF   ENG George Telfer
- GK   ENG Dave Lawson
- MF   ENG Mike Bernard
- FW   SCO Jim Pearson
- DF   ENG Roger Kenyon
- MF   ENG Mick Buckley
- DF   ENG Neil Robinson
- DF   ENG Steve Seargeant
- DF   ENG Mark Higgins
- FW   WAL David Smallman
- GK   ENG Andrew Brand


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