Huddersfield Town AFC

Huddersfield Town is an English football club that once were one of the strongest in the country. In the 1920s the team top three in the First Division at six occasions and reached the FA Cup final three times.

Basic facts

Founded: 1908
Country: England
City: Huddersfield

Home grounds

Leeds Road (1908-1994)
The Alfred McAlpine Stadium (1994-2004)
Galpharm Stadium (2004-2012)
Kirklees Stadium (2012-)

Main trophies

First Division: 3
FA Cup: 1

History

Huddersfield Town AFC (Association Football Club) was founded in 1908. They become a member of the Football League 1910 and has since when claimed three league titles: 1924, 1925, 1926. In addition to that, Huddersfield has played four FA Cup finals.

Huddersfield was for a long period well-established in the top leagues, but after a relegation after 1971-72 season, the fans had to wait until the 2017-18 season for the club's return to the highest league level.

By Oscar Anderson


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League statistics

League record

Titles in total: 3
Premier League titles: 0
First participation: 1909-1910
First title: 1923-1924

All seasons

Season League Position Points Notes
2018-19 Premier League 20 16  
2017-18 Premier League 16 37  
2016-17 Championship 5 81 Promoted
2015-16 Championship 19 51  
2014-15 Championship 16 54  
2013-14 Championship 17 53  
2012-13 Championship 19 58  
2011-12 League One 4 81 Promoted
2010-11 League One 3 87  
2009-10 League One 6 80  
2008-09 League One 9 68  
2007-08 League One 10 66  
2006-07 League One 15 59  
2005-06 League One 4 73  
2004-05 League One 9 70  
2003-04 3rd Division 4 81  
2002-03 2nd Division 22 45 Relegated
2001-02 2nd Division 6 78  
2000-01 1st Division 22 48 Relegated
1999-00 1st Division 8 74  
1998-99 1st Division 10 61  
1997-98 1st Division 16 53  
1996-97 1st Division 20 54  
1995-96 1st Division 8 63  
1994-95 2nd Division 5 81 Promoted
1993-94 2nd Division 11 65  
1992-93 2nd Division 15 60  
1991-92 3rd Division 3 78 Promoted
1990-91 3rd Division 11 67  
1989-90 3rd Division 8 65  
1988-89 3rd Division 14 60  
1987-88 2nd Division 23 28 Relegated
1986-87 2nd Division 17 51  
1985-86 2nd Division 16 52  
1984-85 2nd Division 13 55  
1983-84 2nd Division 12 57  
1982-83 3rd Division 3 82 Promoted
1981-82 3rd Division 17 57  
1980-81 3rd Division 4 56  
1979-80 4th Division 1 66 Promoted
1978-79 4th Division 9 47  
1977-78 4th Division 11 45  
1976-77 4th Division 9 50  
1975-76 4th Division 5 56  
1974-75 3rd Division 24 32 Relegated
1973-74 3rd Division 10 47  
1972-73 2nd Division 21 33 Relegated
1971-72 1st Division 22 25 Relegated
1970-71 1st Division 15 36  
1969-70 2nd Division 1 60 Promoted
1968-69 2nd Division 6 46  
1967-68 2nd Division 14 38  
1966-67 2nd Division 6 49  
1965-66 2nd Division 4 51  
1964-65 2nd Division 8 44  
1963-64 2nd Division 12 40  
1962-63 2nd Division 6 48  
1961-62 2nd Division 7 44  
1960-61 2nd Division 20 35  
1959-60 2nd Division 6 47  
1958-59 2nd Division 14 40  
1957-58 2nd Division 9 44  
1956-57 2nd Division 12 42  
1955-56 1st Division 21 35 Relegated
1954-55 1st Division 12 41  
1953-54 1st Division 3 51  
1952-53 2nd Division 2 58 Promoted
1951-52 1st Division 21 28 Relegated
1950-51 1st Division 19 36  
1949-50 1st Division 15 37  
1948-49 1st Division 20 34  
1947-48 1st Division 19 36  
1946-47 1st Division 20 33  
1939-46 - - - WWII
1938-39 1st Division 19 35  
1937-38 1st Division 15 39  
1936-37 1st Division 15 39  
1935-36 1st Division 3 48  
1934-35 1st Division 16 38  
1933-34 1st Division 2 56  
1932-33 1st Division 6 47  
1931-32 1st Division 4 48  
1930-31 1st Division 5 48  
1929-30 1st Division 10 43  
1928-29 1st Division 16 39  
1927-28 1st Division 2 51  
1926-27 1st Division 2 51  
1925-26 1st Division 1 57 3rd league title
1924-25 1st Division 1 58 2nd league title
1923-24 1st Division 1 57 1st league title
1922-23 1st Division 3 53  
1921-22 1st Division 14 39  
1920-21 1st Division 17 39  
1919-20 2nd Division 2 64 Promoted
1915-19 - - - WWI
1914-15 2nd Division 8 42  
1913-14 2nd Division 13 34  
1912-13 2nd Division 5 43  
1911-12 2nd Division 17 32  
1910-11 2nd Division 13 34  

Note. The 1939-40 season was abandoned after three rounds and is therefore excluded.

Premier League – facts, stats and history

References:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huddersfield_Town_A.F.C.
Premier League by Gunnar Persson

Image sources:
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