Competitive first team matches played: 5,342
Number of Swindon players that have played in competitive peace-time first team matches: 1,184
Number of opposition players in the database that have played against Swindon in those matches: 16,731
Division Two - Swindon Town vs Bristol City: 4 Feb 1992
The second derby win in a week, the Town beat City 2-0.
FA Cup - Swindon Town vs Aston Villa (preview and news clips): 16 Feb 1992
Match preview and news clips from after the Town's cup tie against Villa - the first live match ever shown from the County Ground.
FA Cup - Swindon Town vs Aston Villa (extended highlights): 16 Feb 1992
Swindon put on a great display against Premier League Aston Villa in the first live match ever shown from the County Ground - but goals from Dwight Yorke and Steve Froggatt against the run of play see Villa through to the Quarter Finals of the FA Cup.
Duncan Shearer leaves: 27 Mar 1992
Worried by the threat of Swindon pipping them for a play-off spot, moneybags Blackburn buy Duncan Shearer for reported fee of £750,000. Shearer plays just a handful of games for Rovers, but the scheme works, as they win promotion come the season's end.
Division Two - Swindon Town vs Plymouth Argyle: 25 Apr 1992
Plymouth player-manager and England legend Peter Shilton is unable to prevent the Town from keeping their feint play-off hopes alive - a typical Shaun Taylor header giving Swindon the win.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet
Alex Cooke has decided to have some calm down time, why don’t you..? You are on a beach, a beautiful sunny beach. The warm sea laps gently at your toes. The drink in your hand is perfectly chilled. All you can hear are the calls of birds singing in the shady trees. Breathe in. Hold […]
Twenty Years Since Wembley ’93: Tranmere Rovers 3 Swindon 2 (4-5 agg)
Phil Allen made the trip to the Wirral on 19th May 1993. Here are his thoughts on that Division One Play Off Semi-Final 2nd Leg against Tranmere Rovers as we continue our celebration of twenty years since Wembley ’93 and promotion to the Premier League… So, it’s really 20 years since the Tranmere Playoff games? […]
Twenty Years Since Wembley ’93: Swindon 3 Tranmere Rovers 1
Brendan Hobbs recalls the 1993 Division One Play Off Semi-Final 1st Leg against Tranmere Rovers which took place on 16th May 1993, as we continue our celebration of twenty years since Wembley ’93 and promotion to the Premier League… With all the disappointment surrounding Swindon’s recent play-off defeat – our third attempt to leave this […]
A 1-0 win at Napoli confirms Swindon's place in the Anglo Italian Cup Final - where ironically, they will meet Napoli again.
1970 - Anglo-Italian Cup
1961 - Tour of the Netherlands
Raffaele DE VITA and Miles STOREY became the 75th and 76th players to represent the Town in a Playoff match, when they made their debuts in this competition against Brentford.
Joe DEVERA became the 22nd different player to score for the Town in the Playoff, when he netted against Brentford.
Simon FERRY's next goal will be his 10th for the club.
Adam ROONEY's next league goal will be his 10th for the club.
Adam ROONEY has now scored 10 goals for Swindon.
The game against Brentford was STFC's 20th match in the Playoff, and the 3rd match that the Town have drawn - 1 of these matches with the same 3-3 scoreline. It was also the 3rd occasion that Swindon have scored three goals in this competition. Swindon have now scored 31 Playoff goals.
Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Swindon's second football team, Swindon Supermarine were formed in 1992 as a merger of the old Supermarine side that evolved from the Vickers Armstrong works team (makers of the famous aircraft) and Swindon Athletic, who were known as Penhill for all but the final three years of their existence...
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