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CLUB RECORDS

PUBLISHED

16:50 26th May 2016

by Paul Taylor, Club Historian

MOST (FOOTBALL LEAGUE & NON-LEAGUE):

 

WINS:                          

Home:                          21        (1928-29)

Away:                           13        (2012-13)

Overall:                        31        (1923-24, 1928-29)

 

DRAWS:                       

Home:                            8         (2009-10)

Away:                            10        (1930-31, 2011-12)

Overall:                         14        (2011-12)

 

DEFEATS:                    

Home:                            14        (2007-08)

Away:                             17        (1932-33, 1955-66, 1959-60)

Overall:                          26        (2002-03, 2007-08)

 

GOALS FOR:               

Home:                             93        (1928-29)

Away:                             47        (1962-63)

Total:                              132      (1928-29)

 

GOALS AGAINST:      

Home:                             48        (1959-60)

Away:                             78        (1932-33)

Total:                              112      (1959-60)

 

POINTS (2pt win):     

Home:                             45        (1928-29)

Away:                              28        (1974-75)

Total:                               72        (1928-29)

 

POINTS (3pt win):     

Home:                             54        (2001-02, 2012-13)

Away:                              41       (2011-12, 2012-13)

Total:                              95        (2012-13)

 

FEWEST (FOOTBALL LEAGUE & NON-LEAGUE):

 

WINS:                         

Home:                              5           (1971-72, 1990-91)

Away:                               0           (1931-32, 1973-74)

Overall:                            8           (1972, 1991)

 

DRAWS:                      

Home:                               0          (1923-24)

Away:                                1          (1929-30)

Overall:                             4          (1929-30)

 

DEFEATS:                  

Home:                                0          (1924-25, 1926-27,1950-51, 1963-64, 1974-75, 1976-77)

Away:                                 4          (1923-24, 2011-12)

Overall:                              5          (1923-24)

 

GOALS FOR:              

Home:                               19        (1971-72)

Away:                                11        (1938-39)                                                        

Total:                                 41        (1971-72, 1984-85)

 

GOALS AGAINST:     

Home:                                12        (1924-25)

Away:                                 14        (1923-24)

Total:                                  31        (1923-24)

 

POINTS (2pt win):   

Home:                                 18        (1977-78)

Away:                                   5        (1931-32, 1932-33)

Total:                                  28        (1946-47)

 

POINTS (3pt win):   

Home:                                 19        (2007-08)

Away:                                   14       (1989-90)

Total:                                   38        (1990-91)

 

RECORD SEQUENCES (FOOTBALL LEAGUE & NON-LEAGUE):

 

CONSECUTIVE WINS:           

Home:             22          (01/09/1923 to 06/09/1924)

Away:              7           (14/02/1976 to 17/04/1976 and

                                      31/08/1991 to 05/11/1991)

Total:              12          (25/10/1924 to 03/01/1925 and

                                      16/02/2013 to 01/04/2013)

 

UNBEATEN:                            

Home:              42        (01/09/1923 to 05/09/1925)

Away:               10        (20/08/2011 to 06/12/2011)

Total:              20         (14/02/1976 to 21/08/1976)

 

DEFEATS:                               

Home:             6          (29/12/2007 TO 23/02/2008)

Away:             11         (05/03/1932 to 15/10/1932)

Total:               7          (18/01/1947 to 15/03/1947)

 

WITHOUT A WIN:                  

Home:             11        (06/04/1959 to 05/09/1959)

Away:              37        (31/08/1931 to 04/03/1933)

Total:              14        (25/03/2000 to 02/09/2001)

 

RECORD VICTORIES/DEFEATS (FOOTBALL LEAGUE & NON-LEAGUE):

 

Victories:

Home:            9 goals:             9-0       13/12/1924 vs Castleford Town

                                               10-1      16/01/1926 vs Castleford Town

                                               10-1      17/03/1928 vs Wombwell

                                                9-0       07/12/1929 vs Newark Town

 

Away:             7 goals:             7-0       19/04/1926 vs Castleford Town

 

 

Defeats:


Home:             6 goals:           1-7       24/12/1927 vs Nottingham Forest Reserves

 

Away:              9 goals            2-11     29/10/1928 vs Rotherham United Reserves

 

 

Most goals:     

13 goals           2-11      29/10/1928 vs Rotherham United Reserves (away)

12 goals           9-3        19/01/1924 vs Lincoln City Reserves (home)

                        5-7       16/11/1935 vs York City (away)

                        6-6       10/09/1930 vs Loughborough Corinthians (away)


11 goals           10-1      16/01/1926 vs Castleford Town

                       10-1      17/03/1928 vs Wombwell

                        8-3       03/04/1923 vs Gainsborough Trinity (home)

                        8-3       02/09/1929 vs Worksop Town (home)

                        4-7       19/10/1929 vs Notts County Reserves (home)

                        9-2       27/12/1932 vs Rotherham United (home)

                        3-8       07/03/1959 vs Plymouth Argyle (away)

         

10 goals            8-2       21/09/1927 vs Heanor Town (home)

                         8-2       02/05/1936 vs Rotherham United (home)

                         8-2       23/01/1937 vs Hartlepool United (home)

                         7-3       03/11/1956 vs Darlington (home)

                         6-4       19/04/1958 vs Bury (home)

                         6-4       15/11/1966 vs Doncaster Rovers (away)

                         4-6       27/04/1957 vs Crewe Alexandra (away)

                         4-6       29/01/1966 vs Brighton & Hove Albion (away)


FA CUP RECORDS:


Best performance:               6th Round (Quarter Final) 1968-69

 

Longest tie:                          4 matches (3rd replay) as follows:


·         1938-39 vs Halifax Town

o  Round 2:    10/12/1938, 1-1, away

o  1st replay:  14/12/1938,  3-3, home

o  2nd replay: 19/12/1938, 0-0, at Belle Vue (Doncaster Rovers)

o  3rd replay:  21/12/1938, 1-2, at Old Trafford (Manchester United)

 

Record victories:


·           Home:

o Qualifying competition:
10-1 vs Highgate, 14/11/1930, 4th qualifying round


o  Competition proper:
9-2 vs Hounslow, 05/11/1962, 1st round replay


·      Away:

o  Qualifying competition:
4-0 vs Netherfield, 1st qualifying round replay


o  Competition proper:
8-0 vs Scarborough, 22/11/1952, 1st round

 

Record Defeat:


·           Home:

o  Qualifying competition:
3-8 vs Worksop Town,13/12/1920, 5th qualifying round replay. (Equivalent to 1st round proper in today’s competiton)


o  Competition proper:
0-3 vs Bournemouth, 12/12/1936, 2nd round
0-3 vs Hartlepool United, 25/11/1953, 1st round replay
2-5 vs Matlock Town, 15/12/1976, 2nd round
0-3 vs Stockport County, 07/12/1996, 2nd round

·            Away:

o  Qualifying competition:
0-5 vs Sutton Town, 26/09/1914, preliminary round
0-5 vs Gainsborough Trinity, 12/11/1927, 4th qualifying round
0-5 vs Fleetwood Town, 01/11/2011, 4th qualifying round replay


o  Competition proper:
0-5 vs Sheffield Wednesday, 10/01/1946, 3rd round second leg
0-5 vs Bristol Rovers, 04/01/1958, 3rd  round

Penalty shoot outs:


Won:


4-1 vs Slough Town 13/11/2012 (away), 1st round replay


LEAGUE CUP RECORDS:


Best Performance:              5th round (quarter final) 1975-76

 

Record Victories:


·           Single matches:


o  Home:

6-2, vs Chesterfield 19/08/1971, 1st round

4-0, vs Scunthorpe United 20/08/1975, 1st round, 1st leg


o  Away:

3-0, vs Wrexham 05/09/2000, 1st round, 2nd leg


·           Aggregate:

o  6-0, (4-0, 2-0) vs Scunthorpe United 1975-76, 1st round


Record defeats:


·         Single matches:


o  Home:

 0-5, vs Chesterfield 23/08/1971 1st round


o  Away:

 0-5, vs Notts County 30/08/1988 1st round, 1st leg

2-7, vs Luton Town 03/10/1989, 2nd round , 2nd leg

·           Aggregate:

o  5-11 (3-4, 2-7), vs Luton Town, 1989-90, 2nd round


Highest scoring aggregate tie:


16 goals:

5-11 (3-4, 2-7), vs Luton Town, 1989-90, 2nd round

7-9 (4-3, 3-6), vs Stockport County, 1997-98, 1st round

 

Penalty shoot outs:


Won:


3-0 vs Stoke City 23/08/2005, 1st round


Defeats by Non-League opposition as a Football League Club:


Home:

24/11/1951      Stockton                   0-2       Round 1 replay (FA Cup)

15/12/1977      Matlock Town            2-5       Round 2 (FA Cup)

05/12/1998      Southport                  1-2       Round 2 (FA Cup)

18/10/2005      Hereford United         0-1       Round 1 (AM Cup)

 

Away:

24/11/1945      Gainsborough Tr.       2-4       Round 1 (FA Cup)

13/12/1967      Tow Law Town           1-5       Round 1 (FA Cup)

 

Note: For the 1945/6 season only FA Cup ties, up to the semi final stage, were played on a home and away basis. The Stags won the first leg of the tie with Gainsborough Trinity 3-0 and as such proceeded to the next round on a 5-4 aggregate despite losing the second leg 2-4.


ASSOCIATE MEMBERS CUP RECORDS:

 

Best Performance: Winners: 1986-87

 

Record Victories:


Home:

4-1       vs Chesterfield                         21/03/1934, 3rd round

3-0       vs Notts County                       12/10/1938, 1st round

3-0       vs Stoke City                           08/01/1991, preliminary round

3-0       vs Grimsby Town                     31/10/2006, 2nd round


Away:

1 goal victory achieved 10 times.

 

Record Defeats:


Home:

0-4      vs Chesterfield                        13/11/1935, 1st round replay

0-4      vs Blackpool                            30/10/2001,  2nd round

 0-4      vs Crewe Alexandra                 22/10/2002, 1st round


Away:

1-8      vs Chesterfield                        30/01/1935, 1st round

 

Penalty shoot outs/golden goals:


Won:

 5-3       vs Burnley                               10/04/1985, 3rd round (home)

5-4       vs Bristol City                          24/05/1987, Final (Wembley)

5-4       vs York City                             04/12/1993, 1st round (away)

Golden goal vs Bury                             07/12/1999, 2nd round (home)

4-3       vs Darlington                           28/09/2004, 1st round (home)


Lost:

1-3       vs Wigan Athletic                    20/05/1985, Northern Final (home)


FA TROPHY RECORDS:

 

Best Performance: Runners-up 2010-11

 

Record Victories:


Home:

4-2       vs Newport County                15/01/2011, 2nd round

3-1       vs Chasetown                        08/03/2011, 4th round replay


Away:

 5-0       vs Worksop Town                   14/12/2010, 1st round.

 

Record Defeats:


Home:

0-2      vs Tamworth                           12/12/2009, 1st round


Away:

1-2      vs Wrexham                            13/12/2008, 1st round

0-1      vs Darlington                           07/05/2011, Final (Wembley) AET

1-2      vs Droylesden                         10/12/2011, 1st  round

1-2      vs Matlock Town                     27/11/2012, 1st round replay


OTHER RECORDS:



First 'golden goal': 

Andy Roscoe versus Bury in the Associate Members Cup - 07/12/1999.

 

Wins over First Division/Premiership opposition:


Home:

26/02/1969      West Ham United         3-0       FA Cup Round 5

08/10/1975      Coventry City               2-0       FL Cup Round 3

12/11/1975      Wolverhampton W.       1-0       FL Cup Round 4

06/08/1975      Leicester City               2-0       Anglo-Scots Cup Prelim.


Away:

21/09/1994      Leeds United               1-0       FL Cup Round 2 (1st leg)

                                                         (0-0, 2nd leg: Stags won 1-0 on aggregate)

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