Selected date:  16 February

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1929
Wary of the threat of Harry Morris, Arsenal manager Herbert Chapman employs an extra defender to "police" the Town striker - the sweeper system is born. The game finishes 0-0.

 
 

1929:  Rex TILLEY
1913:  Alfred BRINKWORTH
1861:  Steve THOMAS

 

DATE PLAYER IN/OUT TRANSFER DETAIL
1996 Jamie PITMAN OUT Hereford United
Free transfer

 

Record on the selected date:

COMPETITION P W D L Pens
Won
Pens
Lost
F A SR%
All competitions 16 2 2 12 0 0 15 31 18.8%
League (inc. playoffs) 8 0 1 7 0 0 2 15 6.3%
Non-League 4 2 0 2 0 0 10 6 50.0%
FA Cup 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 25.0%
All other competitions 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 8 0.0%

All match details from the selected date:

DATE COMP OPPONENTS RESULT SCORERS ATT. LINKS
16 FEB 2008 LGE Nottingham Forest (Away) 0 - 1 - 23,439 Media  Match Centre
16 FEB 1992 FAC Aston Villa (Home) 1 - 2 Mitchell 16,402 Media  Match Centre
16 FEB 1980 LGE Grimsby Town (Away) 0 - 2 - 12,675 Match Centre
16 FEB 1974 LGE Millwall (Away) 0 - 3 - 6,725 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1962 LGE Lincoln City (Away) 2 - 2 E.Hunt, Atkins 5,442 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1957 LGE Southend United (Away) 0 - 1 - 8,397 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1952 LGE Brighton and Hove Albion (Away) 0 - 4 - 18,526 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1946 D3SC Bournemouth & Boscombe Ath. (Away) 1 - 6 Williams 7,000  
16 FEB 1938 D3SC Millwall (Home) 1 - 2 Moreland 922 Match Centre
16 FEB 1935 LGE Luton Town (Home) 0 - 1 - 5,428 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1929 FAC Arsenal (Home) 0 - 0 - 16,692 Forum Match Centre
16 FEB 1924 LGE Exeter City (Home) 0 - 1 - 5,797 Match Centre
16 FEB 1907 SL Crystal Palace (Home) 2 - 1 Wardrope (pen), Smith 5,000 Match Centre
16 FEB 1906 UL Clapton Orient (Away) 1 - 3 Capes 1,000 Match Centre
16 FEB 1901 SL Bristol Rovers (Home) 0 - 1 - - Match Centre
16 FEB 1898 WL Eastleigh Athletic (Home) 7 - 1 Munro, Morris 4, Bell, G.Richardson 400 Match Centre

Minor competitions and friendly matches played on the selected date:

DATE COMP OPPONENTS RESULT SCORERS ATT. LINKS
16 FEB 1889 WC Trowbridge Town (Home) 1 - 0 S.Jones 700