1996/97 Manchester City Results ►1998/99

MANCHESTER CITY

Ground: Maine Road    Division: Football League Division 1

Season 1997/98

League & Cup Results

Game Date Opposition Result H/A Venue Competition
1 09/08/1997 Portsmouth Drew 2-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
2 12/08/1997 Blackpool Lost 0-1 Away Bloomfield Road League Cup 1st Round 1st Leg
3 15/08/1997 Sunderland Lost 1-3 Away Stadium of Light Football League Division 1
4 22/08/1997 Tranmere Rovers Drew 1-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
5 26/08/1997 Blackpool Won 1-0 Home Maine Road League Cup 1st Round 2nd Leg
Manchester City Lost 4-2 on Penalties after Drawing 1-1 on aggregate
6 30/08/1997 Charlton Athletic Lost 1-2 Away The Valley Football League Division 1
7 03/09/1997 Nottingham Forest Won 3-1 Away City Ground Football League Division 1
8 12/09/1997 Bury Drew 1-1 Away Gigg Lane Football League Division 1
9 20/09/1997 Norwich City Lost 1-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
10 27/09/1997 Swindon Town Won 6-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
11 04/10/1997 Ipswich Town Lost 0-1 Away Portman Road Football League Division 1
12 18/10/1997 Reading Drew 0-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
13 22/10/1997 Stoke City Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
14 26/10/1997 Queens Park Rangers Lost 0-2 Away Loftus Road Football League Division 1
15 29/10/1997 Crewe Alexandra Won 1-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
16 01/11/1997 Oxford United Drew 0-0 Away Manor Ground Football League Division 1
17 04/11/1997 Port Vale Lost 2-3 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
18 07/11/1997 Huddersfield Town Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
19 15/11/1997 Sheffield United Drew 1-1 Away Bramall Lane Football League Division 1
20 22/11/1997 Bradford City Won 1-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
21 29/11/1997 Stockport County Lost 1-3 Away Edgeley Park Football League Division 1
22 02/12/1997 West Bromwich Albion Won 1-0 Away The Hawthorns Football League Division 1
23 06/12/1997 Wolverhampton Wanderers Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
24 13/12/1997 Birmingham City Lost 1-2 Away St Andrews Football League Division 1
25 20/12/1997 Middlesbrough Won 2-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
26 26/12/1997 Crewe Alexandra Lost 0-1 Away Gresty Road Football League Division 1
27 28/12/1997 Nottingham Forest Lost 2-3 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
28 03/01/1998 Bradford City Won 2-0 Home Maine Road FA Cup 3rd Round
29 10/01/1998 Portsmouth Won 3-0 Away Fratton Park Football League Division 1
30 17/01/1998 Sunderland Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
31 25/01/1998 West Ham United Lost 1-2 Home Maine Road FA Cup 4th Round
32 28/01/1998 Charlton Athletic Drew 2-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
33 31/01/1998 Tranmere Rovers Drew 0-0 Away Prenton Park Football League Division 1
34 07/02/1998 Norwich City Drew 0-0 Away Carrow Road Football League Division 1
35 14/02/1998 Bury Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
36 18/02/1998 Ipswich Town Lost 1-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
37 21/02/1998 Swindon Town Won 3-1 Away County Ground Football League Division 1
38 24/02/1998 Reading Lost 0-3 Away Elm Park Football League Division 1
39 28/02/1998 West Bromwich Albion Won 1-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
40 03/03/1998 Huddersfield Town Won 3-1 Away Alfred McAlpine Stadium Football League Division 1
41 07/03/1998 Oxford United Lost 0-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
42 14/03/1998 Port Vale Lost 1-2 Away Vale Park Football League Division 1
43 21/03/1998 Sheffield United Drew 0-0 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
44 28/03/1998 Bradford City Lost 1-2 Away Valley Parade Football League Division 1
45 04/04/1998 Stockport County Won 4-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
46 11/04/1998 Wolverhampton Wanderers Drew 2-2 Away Molineux Football League Division 1
47 13/04/1998 Birmingham City Lost 0-1 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
48 17/04/1998 Middlesbrough Lost 0-1 Away Riverside Stadium Football League Division 1
49 25/04/1998 Queens Park Rangers Drew 2-2 Home Maine Road Football League Division 1
50 03/05/1998 Stoke City Won 5-2 Away Britannia Stadium Football League Division 1

End of Season Review

League Record
Pos Pld W D L F A GD Pts
▼22nd 46 12 12 22 56 57 -1 48
▼Manchester City were Relegated to Football League Division 2
Click here for final League Standings

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Cup Record

Competition Round Reached Knocked Out By
FA Cup 4th Round West Ham United
Football League Cup 1st Round Blackpool

Manager(s)

Frank Clark (until 17th February 1998)
Joe Royle (from 18th February 1998)

1996/97 Manchester City Results ►1998/99