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Club History

A comprehensive club history website is currently under construction at www.fromtowntotown.org.uk

CLUB / PLAYER RECORDS (as Town or Borough);

Record Home League Victory: 19-0 v Mancetter Wanderers (Nuneaton & District League 27.9.02 – Mancetter later withdrew from the league).

Record Away League Victory: 9-0 v Birmingham City Transport (B’ham Comb 8.10.49).

Record Home League Defeat: 1-7 v Walsall Reserves (B’ham Comb 12.11.38).

Record Away League Defeat: 0-7 v Aston Villa ‘A’ (B’ham Comb 29.4.39).

Record Cup Victory: Home 15-0 v Walsall Phoenix (FA Cup Extra Preliminary Rnd 5.9.31).

Record Cup Defeat: Away 1-8 v Hereford Utd (FA Cup 4th Qual Rnd 5.11.55), Away 1-8 v Tamworth (B’ham Senior Cup 9.11.68).

Record Attendance at Manor Park: 22,114 (January 28th, 1967 v Rotherham United, F.A. Cup Third Round).

Record Attendance at Liberty Way: 3,480 v Luton Town (22nd February 2014, Conference Premier).

Record Attendance for an Away fixture: 26,255 (January 17th, 2006 v Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium, F.A. Cup Third Round Replay – this includes 5,000 Boro fans).

Record Appearances: Alan Jones 545 (7.3.64 to 22.3.75).

Record Signing: Marc McGregor – £35,000 from Forest Green Rovers (June 2000).

Record Sale: Andy Ducros – £100,000 to Kidderminster Harriers (July 2000).

Top Goal Scorers: The following players all scored more than 100 competitive goals -
Ken Plant, Paul Cutler, Paul Culpin, Martyn Twigger, Rob Straw.

Most Goals in a Game: 8 (Fred Slater v Bilston – B’ham Lge 14.4.56).

Most League Goals in a Season: 43 (Fred Slater – B’ham Lge 1955/6).

Most Goals in a Season (all competitions): 75 (William Hanney 1931/2 – in 46 games).

Goals Scored in Most Consecutive Games: 13 games (William Hanney / Martyn Twigger).

Most Goals in Club Career: 203 Paul Culpin.

Most Team Goals in a Season: 129 (46 matches – B’ham Lge 1953/4).

Most League Points (42 matches) : 95 (Southern Lge Midland 1995/96 – 3 pts for a win), 69 (Alliance Prem Lge – 2pts home, 3 pts away win), 65 (Southern Lge Midland 1981/2 – 2 pts for a win).

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CLUB HISTORY A comprehensive club history website is currently under construction at www.fromtowntotown.org.uk
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