MAY 10th

FIXTURES BIRTHDAYS DEBUTS FIRST GOAL LAST GOAL FINAL GAME

ALL COMPETITIVE FIXTURES PLAYED ON THIS DATE

DATE

COMP H/A

OPPONENTS

RESULT

SCORERS

ATT.
1939 CC* H Southend United 2 - 1 Cheyne 30, Fieldus 85 -
1947 SL A Dartford 1 - 3 Curry -
1966 D4 A Southport 1 - 0 Mansfield 4,983
1985 D4 H Crewe Alexandra 4 - 1 Osborne 35, Bowen 66, Parkinson 70, Irving 89 1,864
1992 FAT Wembley Witton Albion 3 - 1 Masters 5, N Smith 19, McGavin 89 27,806
1998 D4PO A Barnet 0 - 1 - 3,858
*Colchester Challenge Cup (not included in player or club statistics)

CUFC'S COMPETTIVE RECORD ON THIS DATE

Competition

P W D L F A SR%
All matches 5 3 0 2 9 6 60%
League (inc. playoffs) 3 2 0 1 5 2 66%
Southern League 1 0 0 1 1 3 0%
FA Trophy 1 1 0 0 3 1 100%

BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE
Ian McDonald
Ian McDonald
1953
DEBUTS ON THIS DATE
No player made their U's debut on this date.
FIRST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
John Mansfield
John Mansfield
1966
Southport (a) 1 - 0
LAST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
Mike Masters (2nd Spell)
Mike Masters
1992
Witton Albion (@ Wembley Stadium) 3 - 1
FINAL GAME ON THIS DATE
Scott Barrett (2nd Spell) Guy Branston (1st Spell) Dave Martin
Scott Barrett Guy Branston David Martin
1992 1998 1992
Witton Albion (@ Wembley Stadium) 3 - 1 Barnet (a) 0 - 1 Witton Albion (@ Wembley Stadium) 3 - 1
Mike Masters (2nd Spell) Paul Shinners  
Mike Masters Paul Shinners  
1992 1985  
Witton Albion (@ Wembley Stadium) 3 - 1 Crewe Alexandra (a) 4 - 1  
OTHER NOTABLE EVENTS TODAY
1939 - The U's beat Southend United in the Colchester Challenge Cup. Syd Fieldus' controversial late goal gives the club the impressive trophy that had been won by Arsenal in 1938.
1985 - 200th Club Start: Roger Osborne
1985 - 100th Football League Start - Keith Bowen
1989 - Steve Cartwright is in the Tamworth side that beats Sudbury Town 3-0 in the FA Vase Final Replay. Dave Hubbick and Craig Oldfield play for Sudbury in the game at London Road, Peterborough (Att 11,000)
1991 - Colchester United make their first ever appearance at Wembley Stadium. On scoring his goal, Mike Masters becomes the first American to score at Wembley. Jason Cook is the first man to be sent off in a FA Trophy Final - Eammon Collins, an unused substitute, sportingly hands Cook his winners medal.
2006 - Franck Queudrue is part of the Middlesbrough team beaten 4-0 by Sevilla in the UEFA Cup Final
 

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