NOVEMBER 8th

FIXTURES BIRTHDAYS DEBUTS FIRST GOAL LAST GOAL FINAL GAME

ALL COMPETITIVE FIXTURES PLAYED ON THIS DATE

DATE

COMP H/A

OPPONENTS

RESULT

SCORERS

ATT.
1947 SL A Gravesend & Northfleet 2 - 1 Cater, T Fenton -
1952 D3S A Newport County 1 - 0 McKim 9,000
1958 D3 H Swindon Town 1 - 0 Plant 8,001
1969 D4 H Southend United 0 - 2 - 6,021
1975 D3 H Shrewsbury Town 1 - 1 L Smith 54 3,088
1980 D3 H Swindon Town 1 - 0 B Hodge 76p 2,153
1983 LC H Manchester United 0 - 2 - 13,031
1985 D4 H Rochdale 0 - 1 - 2,624
1988 D4 A Halifax Town 2 - 3 AG Kelly 13, Wilkins 84 2,176
1994 AMC A Fulham 2 - 3 Abrahams 62, Kinsella 66 1,451
1995 AMC A Swindon Town 0 - 2 - 6,222
1997 D3 A Rochdale 1 - 2 Duguid 60 1,702
2003 FAC H Oxford United 1 - 0 McGleish 38 3,672
2008 FAC H Leyton Orient 0 - 1 - 4,600
2016 AMC H Charlton Athletic 1 - 1* Bonne 42 548

CUFC'S COMPETTIVE RECORD ON THIS DATE

Competition

P W D L F A SR%
All matches 15 5 2 8 13 19 40%
League (inc. playoffs) 8 3 1 4 7 9 44%
Southern League 1 1 0 0 2 1 100%
FA Cup 2 1 0 1 1 1 50%
League Cup 1 0 0 1 0 2 0%
Associate Members Cup 3 0 1 2 3 6 17%

BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE
Tommy Harris John Lyons Alasdair Monk
Tommy Harris John Lyons Awaiting Image
1924 1956 1972
DEBUTS ON THIS DATE
Garrett Caldwell Tommy English (2nd Spell)
Garrett Caldwell Tommy English
1995 1985
Swindon Town (a) 0 - 2 Rochdale (h) 0 - 1
Kirk Game Robin Turner (1st Spell)
Kirk Game Robin Turner
1985 1985
Rochdale (h) 0 - 1 Rochdale (h) 0 - 1
FIRST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
Tony Kelly
Tony Kelly
1988
Halifax Town (a) 2 - 3
LAST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
No player scored their final U's goal on this date.
FINAL GAME ON THIS DATE
Ben Lewis Eddie Presland
Ben Lewis Eddie Presland
1995 1969
Swindon Town (a) 0 - 2 Southend United (h) 0 - 2
OTHER NOTABLE EVENTS TODAY
1953 - 100th Career Appearance: Johnny Church
1983 - 300th Club Start: Steve Wignall
1993 - Adam Locke returns to Southend United at the end of his loan spell with the U's.
1996 - John Taylor is signed on loan from Luton Town
1997 - Wayne Brown returns to Ipswich Town after his loan spell comes to an end.
2002 - Simon Atangana is signed by Steve Whitton
2016 - Lowest game for a home first team competitive fixture in the club's history. The third lowest home or away. United finished bottom of the four team group.
*at the end of the match, and as it was a draw, the two teams took part in a penalty shoot out which was won by the U's 4-3. This game them an extra point.

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