FEBRUARY 27th

FIXTURES BIRTHDAYS DEBUTS FIRST GOAL LAST GOAL FINAL GAME

ALL COMPETITIVE FIXTURES PLAYED ON THIS DATE

DATE

COMP H/A

OPPONENTS

RESULT

SCORERS

ATT.
1954 D3S A Coventry City 1 - 2 Plant 11,852
1956 D3S A Reading 3 - 1 Dale, McCurley, P Wright 4,667
1960 D3 A Wrexham 1 - 1 King 8,836
1979 D3 H Walsall 2 - 0 B Hodge 15, S Wignall 74 3,135
1987 D4 H Hereford United 2 - 0 T English 52p, I Phillips 54 1,999
1996 D3 A Chester City 1 - 1 P Gibbs 72 2,001
1998 D3 H Peterborough United 1 - 0 Branston 61 4,117
1999 D2 H Reading 1 - 1 N Gregory 8 4,686
2001 D2 A Rotherham United 2 - 3 G Johnson 35, J Keith 74 2,653
2010 L1 A Bristol Rovers 2 - 3 O'Toole 21, Odejayi 89 6,023
2016 L1 H Shrewsbury Town 0 - 0 - 3,057

CUFC'S COMPETTIVE RECORD ON THIS DATE

Competition

P W D L F A SR%
All matches 11 4 4 3 16 12 55%
League (inc. playoffs) 11 4 4 3 16 12 55%


BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE
Mark Sale Douglas Smale
Mark Sale Awaiting Image
1972 1916
DEBUTS ON THIS DATE
Bradley Allen Leo Chambers Nathan Oduwa
Bradley Allen Leo Chambers Nathan Oduwa
1999 2016 2016
Reading (h) 1 - 1 Shrewsbury Town (h) 0 - 0 Shrewsbury Town (h) 0 - 0
FIRST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
Guy Branston (1st Spell) Paul Gibbs John-Joe O'Toole (2nd Spell)
Guy Branston Paul Gibbs John-Joe O'Toole
1998 1996 2010
Peterborough United (h) 1 - 0 Chester City (a) 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers (a) 2 - 3
LAST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
Guy Branston (1st Spell) Neil Gregory (2nd Spell)
Guy Branston Neil Gregory
1998 1999
Peterborough United (h) 1 - 0 Reading (h) 1 - 1
John-Joe O'Toole (2nd Spell) Ian Phillips (1st Spell)
John-Joe O'Toole Ian Phillips
2010 1987
Bristol Rovers (a) 2 - 3 Hereford United (h) 2 - 0
FINAL GAME ON THIS DATE
Mike Cheetham Steve Whitton
Michael Cheetham Steve Whitton
1996 1998
Chester City (a) 1 - 1 Peterborough United (h) 1 - 0
OTHER NOTABLE EVENTS TODAY
1956 - The U's game at Reading is their first Football League fixture under floodlights.
1979 -  100th Football League Start: Steve Dowman
2000 - Craig Forrest is in goal for Canada as they win the CONCACAF Gold Cup Final in Los Angeles. Forrest saved a penalty from Colombia's Faustino Asprilla on their way to a surprise 2-0 win. He was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player, and Most Outstanding Goalkeeper, as well as being named in the Team of the Tournament.
2001 - 200th Football League Appearance: Karl Duguid
2016 - A draw with Shrewsbury Town meant that the U's had set a new club record of nineteen League games without a victory.

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