SEPTEMBER 17th

FIXTURES BIRTHDAYS DEBUTS FIRST GOAL LAST GOAL FINAL GAME

ALL COMPETITIVE FIXTURES PLAYED ON THIS DATE

DATE

COMP H/A

OPPONENTS

RESULT

SCORERS

ATT.
1938 SLC H Ipswich Town Reserves 5 - 0 J Hodge 17, Cheyne 19, Pritchard 65, Astill 71, 84 c10,000
1949 SL H Chelmsford City 4 - 1 B Allen, Cutting (2), V Keeble 14,718
1953 D3S H Norwich City 0 - 1 - 10,218
1955 D3S A Watford 1 - 1 McCurley 9,326
1958 D3 A Accrington Stanley 1 - 1 OG 8,350
1960 D3 H Queens Park Rangers 0 - 1 - 5,750
1966 D3 A Oxford United 1 - 1 Hodgson 6,503
1971 D4 H Crewe Alexandra 4 - 2 Burgess 22, B Lewis 59, Mahon 67, S Leslie 77 6,133
1974 D3 H Plymouth Argyle 1 - 0 Packer 90 5,389
1977 D3 A Rotherham United 0 - 1 - 4,906
1982 D4 A Crewe Alexandra 1 - 0 Lyons 33 2,539
1983 D4 H Rochdale 4 - 0 Bowen 30, Adcock 38, 51, S Wignall 53 1,955
1985 D4 H Cambridge United 4 - 1 Adcock 2, 30, 57, Groves 85 2,574
1994 D3 A Torquay United 3 - 3 Whitton 63, S Brown 71, T Dennis 89 3,390
1996 LC A Huddersfield Town 1 - 1 Adcock 46 5,112
2002 D2 A Northampton Town 1 - 4 Sampson (og) 36 3,663
2005 L1 A Port Vale 1 - 0 Iwelumo 34 5,166
2011 L1 A Sheffield United 0 - 3 - 15,783
2016 L1 A Barnet 1 - 1 Fosu-Henry 6 2,158

CUFC'S COMPETTIVE RECORD ON THIS DATE

Competition

P W D L F A SR%
All matches 19 8 6 5 33 22 58%
League (inc. playoffs) 16 6 5 5 23 20 53%
Southern League 1 1 0 0 4 1 100%
League Cup 1 0 1 0 1 1 50%
Southern League Cup 1 1 0 0 5 0 100%

BIRTHDAYS ON THIS DATE
John Church Tony Cook Mark Coombe
John Church Tony Cook Mark Combe
1919 1976 1968
Chris Keeble Mick Mahon Steve Wignall
Chris Keeble Mick Mahon Steve Wignall
1978 1944 1954
DEBUTS ON THIS DATE
No player made their U's debut on this date.
FIRST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
Tarique Fosu-Henry Steve Leslie Mick Packer
Tarique Fosu-Henry Steve Leslie Mick Packer
2016 1971 1974
Barnet (a) 1 - 1 Crewe Alexandra (h) 4 - 2 Plymouth Argyle (h) 1 - 0
LAST GOAL SCORED ON THIS DATE
No player scored their final U's goal on this date.
FINAL GAME ON THIS DATE
Stephen Hunt Mark Kinsella
Stephen Hunt Mark Kinsella
2005 1996
Port Vale (a) 1 - 0 Huddersfield Town (a) 1 - 1
OTHER NOTABLE EVENTS TODAY
1938 - The original attendance figure quoted in the media was 16,000. However, after later investigation, it seems that this was the attendance of both matches that week at Layer Road. The correct figure was approximately 10,000, with 6,000 watching the Dartford game.
1953 - 200th Club Appearance & Start: Reg Stewart
1974 - 200th Career Appearance: Micky Cook
1977 - 100th Football League Appearance: Ray Bunkell
1982 - 100th Football League Start: Roger Osborne
2002 - 100th Football League Appearance: Micky Stockwell
2006 - The U's first European player, Jose Gallego, passes away.
2009 - Danny Batth is signed on loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers

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