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Aldershot Town
Aldershot Crest.png
Full nameAldershot Town Football Club
Nickname(s)The Shots
Founded1992; 29 years ago (1992)
GroundRecreation Ground
Capacity7,100 (2,000 seated)
ChairmanShahid Azeem
ManagerMark Molesley
LeagueNational League
2020–21National League, 15th of 22
WebsiteClub website

Aldershot Town Football Club is a professional association football club based in Aldershot, Hampshire, England. The team competes in the National League, the fifth tier of the English football league system. The club was founded in the spring of 1992 after the closure of debt-ridden Fourth Division club Aldershot. Aldershot Town play at the Recreation Ground, which had also been the home ground of the previous club.

Initially placed in the Isthmian League Third Division, Aldershot Town won the league in their debut 1992–93 season and won promotion out of the Second Division the following season. They won the First Division title in 1997–98 and the Premier Division in 2002–03 to gain a place in the Conference. They spent five seasons in the Conference, losing twice in the play-offs, before winning promotion into the Football League as Conference National and Conference League Cup champions under Gary Waddock's stewardship in 2007–08. They spent five seasons in League Two, reaching the play-offs in 2010, though were relegated back into non-league football and entered administration in May 2013.[1] They reached the National League play-offs in 2017 and 2018.

History[edit]

Formation and the Isthmian years[edit]

In March 1992, the town of Aldershot was without a football club after Aldershot F.C. became the first Football League team to fold during the football season since Accrington Stanley in 1962. Aldershot Town was born later the same year, and began life competing in the Isthmian League Division Three. Despite Aldershot Town playing five divisions lower than the Football League, the attendance for their first competitive fixture was higher than the old team's last home tie. Ten successive victories were recorded under the guidance of former player Steve Wignall and Aldershot won the championship by an 18-point margin.

A further promotion and an FA Vase quarter-final placing was achieved in the 1993–94 season. When Steve Wignall departed to take charge of Colchester United midway through the 1994–95 season, former Nottingham Forest winger Steve Wigley took over. The club finished the 1994–95 season with a run of six successive victories, but missed out on promotion by goal difference. After narrowly missing out during the next two seasons Wigley left in July 1997 to become Youth Development Officer at Nottingham Forest. He was replaced by George Borg. Attendances continued to rise during this period and the final fixture of the 1997–98 Isthmian League First Division championship-winning season, at home to Berkhamsted Town, attracted 4,289 people to the Recreation Ground – a league record. The success under Borg continued with an Isthmian League Cup, two Hampshire Senior Cups and a runners-up spot in the Isthmian League Premier Division.

The club's reserves were reinstated in 2000–01 and entered the Suburban League. The FA Cup in 2000–01 saw Aldershot take on league opposition at The Recreation Ground for the first time since reforming, when Brighton & Hove Albion visited for a 1st Round tie in November and a record attendance of 7,500 saw the league team win. In the following season's FA Cup the Shots held Bristol Rovers to a home draw in the First Round, but again missed out on the Second Round after losing the replay in Bristol.

George Borg resigned as manager in November 2001 after pressure from supporters and was replaced by Terry Brown. He won his first game in charge beating Newport IOW 1–0 in the Hampshire Senior Cup Semi-final Second Leg, taking The Shots on to win the final against Havant & Waterlooville. In Brown's first full season in charge he overhauled the squad, and by mid-November the Shots were top of the table, a position they did not relinquish for the remainder of the season, winning promotion to the Football Conference. The club also retained the Hampshire Senior Cup with a 2–1 win over Bashley.

Conference years[edit]

Terry Brown took over as manager in March 2002.

A crowd of 3,680 saw Aldershot's first game in the Conference, a 2–1 win over Accrington Stanley. The club went on to stay in the play-off positions in the league table for all but 3 days of the season. The Shots equalled their best ever run in the FA Cup, reaching the 2nd Round and losing 1–0 to Colchester United at Layer Road. The club reached their first FA Trophy semi-final, losing to eventual winners Hednesford Town and the average attendance for league matches at The Rec ended on a record high of 3,303.

A 1–1 draw against Tamworth on the last day of the season carried the Shots into the play-offs for a place in the Football League. Over two legs the Shots held their own against favourites Hereford United, drawing 1–1 at The Rec and 0–0 at Edgar Street. Extra time finished without any further score and the tie was concluded on penalties with the Shots winning 4–2. The 2004 Conference play-off Final against Shrewsbury Town finished 1–1 after extra time. Shrewsbury returned to the league with a 3–0 win in the penalty shoot-out.

In May 2004 the club officers made the decision to convert Aldershot Town to full-time professional status from the following July. In 2004–05 the Shots once again equalled their best ever run in the FA Cup as they reached the 2nd Round proper, where they lost 5–1 to Hartlepool United. After a slow start in the league, Aldershot improved their form and reached the play-offs after beating Scarborough in the last game of the season. The Shots won the first leg against Carlisle United 1–0 at home, but lost the away leg 2–1, giving a 2–2 aggregate score. Extra time could not separate the sides and the tie went to penalties, with Carlisle winning the shootout.

The next two seasons were less successful for the Shots. 2005–06 saw Aldershot's team suffer numerous injuries, and they struggled to 13th in the table. The team made it to the 2nd round of the FA Cup, losing 1–0 at home to Scunthorpe United. The next season was equally disappointing, with the side never really getting close enough to the aim of finishing in the playoff positions. The club eventually made it to 9th in the reformed 24 club Conference Premier, finishing 13 points off the playoffs. Terry Brown resigned, citing the poor health of his wife as the primary reason, although his position may have been untenable with regards to the season's performance.[citation needed] Martin Kuhl took over as caretaker manager. They made it to the Third round of the FA Cup for the first time, losing 4–2 at Bloomfield Road to Blackpool

Promotion to the Football League[edit]

In May 2007 Gary Waddock was appointed the new manager, with Martin Kuhl reverting to his coaching position. The Shots started the season strongly, losing few games before the turn of the year. Jonny Dixon was sold to Brighton and Hove Albion in the January Transfer window for a then club record of £56,000.[2] The Shots finished top of the Conference Premier with a record 101 points, and were promoted to the Football League, for the first time since the club was reformed[3] ending the season on an 18-match undefeated run.

The Shots also made it to the Conference League Cup Final after a 4–3 penalty shoot out victory over near neighbours Woking in the semi-final. The final, played at the Recreation Ground on 3 April, was against Rushden & Diamonds. With the scores 1–1 at full-time, then 3–3 after extra time, Aldershot won 4–3 on penalties.[4]

Football League[edit]

Sixteen years after the demise of Aldershot F.C., the town of Aldershot had a Football League team again. The club retained many of the 2007–08 promotion winning team, and added several signings, both permanent and on loan. Gary Waddock and Martin Kuhl also committed their futures to the club by signing new three-year contracts.[5] Joel Grant was sold to Crewe Alexandra for £130,000, a club record.[6] On the opening day of the 2008–09 season, Aldershot Town won their first league game on their return to the Football League at Accrington Stanley 1–0.[7] This was followed four days later by the club's first ever Football League Cup game, against Coventry City at the Ricoh Arena, which the Shots lost 3–1. The Shots finished fifteenth in League Two in their first season in the Football League.

Two months into the 2009–10 season, manager Gary Waddock and assistant Martin Kuhl accepted offers to join Wycombe Wanderers. Jason Dodd was appointed as Caretaker Manager, assisted by Paul Williams[8] before Kevin Dillon, the former first-team coach of Reading, was appointed as Waddock's permanent successor in November 2009.[9] Two days later Dillon appointed Gary Owers as his assistant manager.[10] Under the new management team Aldershot finished the season in sixth place,[11] qualifying them for the play-offs,[12] where they lost 3–0 on aggregate to Rotherham United.[13]

In January 2011 Kevin Dillon and assistant Gary Owers had left the club by mutual agreement, with the club lying 20th in League Two, after winning just 6 out of 22 league games.[14] Dillon was replaced by Newport County manager Dean Holdsworth.[15] Holdsworth succeeded in removing the threat of relegation, eventually guiding the club to 14th position in a run which included only 4 defeats in the second half of the season.[citation needed] Aldershot finished 11th in the 2011–12. A good run in the League Cup saw Aldershot take on Manchester United at home, which ended in a 3–0 victory for the Red Devils. Holdsworth was sacked by Aldershot on 20 February 2013 with the team in 20th place in League Two.[16]

Administration and return to Conference[edit]

In the summer 2012, a major shareholder suffered a major stroke, debilitating him and creating a financial insecurity that would prove dangerous come the following year. In May 2013, Aldershot Town announced that they were in financial difficulties,[17] with players' wages going unpaid.[18] The Chief Executive, Andrew Mills, announced his resignation saying that there was no evidence that the major shareholder Kris Machala had the ability to fund the club.[19] Director Tony Knights admitted that the club has been "haemorrhaging money".[18] On 2 May 2013, just five days after their relegation from the Football League, Aldershot Town officially entered administration.[1] The club fell with debts of over £1 million.[20]

On 1 August 2013, Aldershot Town confirmed the takeover of the club by a consortium led by former chairman Shahid Azeem. In conjunction, the club announced the agreement of a lucrative deal with Chelsea to host a significant number of matches played by the Chelsea Academy and Reserves over the next two years.[21]

Aldershot were relegated from the National League in 2019 after finishing 21st. However, they were reprieved from relegation after Gateshead were administratively relegated. [22] The 2019–20 National League was suspended in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic with the Shots finishing in 18th place based on points per game.[23][24] Aldershot Town finished 15th in the 2020–21 season finishing with 52 points.[25]

Stadium[edit]

Aldershot Town play their home games at The Recreation Ground, which has a capacity of 7,100. The stadium was previously the home of Aldershot F.C. The stadium's current sponsor is EBB Paper, therefore the ground is advertly known as The EBB Stadium at The Recreation Ground, however is affectionately known as 'The Rec'.

In March 2018, Aldershot Town presented proposals for the redevelopment of the EBB Stadium to Rushmoor Borough Council which would see the potential development of a new stadium, containing both seating and standing areas, that will give the club a 'long-term home from which to build our ambitions on the pitch'.[26]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 25 October 2021[27]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK England ENG Mitch Walker
2 DF England ENG George Fowler
3 DF England ENG Lewis Kinsella (captain)
4 MF England ENG Scott Wagstaff
5 DF England ENG Kevin Lokko (vice-captain)
6 DF England ENG Kodi Lyons-Foster
7 MF England ENG Alfy Whittingham
8 MF England ENG Toby Edser
9 FW Libya LBY Mohamed Bettamer
10 MF Grenada GRN Jacob Berkeley-Agyepong
11 FW England ENG Corie Andrews (on loan from AFC Wimbledon)
12 MF England ENG Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain
13 GK England ENG Ryan Hall
No. Pos. Nation Player
14 MF England ENG Ryan Glover (on loan from AFC Bournemouth)
16 DF England ENG Corey Jordan
17 FW England ENG Ibby Akanbi
19 FW England ENG Reece Miller
20 FW England ENG Mikael Ndjoli
22 DF United States USA Giles Phillips
23 MF England ENG Jayden Harris
24 MF England ENG James Vennings (on loan from Charlton Athletic)
27 FW England ENG Tommy Willard
28 MF England ENG George Sheridan
30 FW England ENG Harvey Walker
31 GK England ENG Callum Coulter
33 FW France FRA Gime Touré (on loan from Carlisle United)

Out on loan[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
15 FW United States USA Josh Fawole (on loan to Farnborough)
21 DF England ENG Ben Shroll (on loan to Hampton & Richmond Borough)
25 MF Wales WAL Elis Watts (on loan to Farnborough)
No. Pos. Nation Player
26 DF England ENG Alfie Saunders (on loan to Farnborough)
29 DF England ENG Joe Rabbetts (on loan to Metropolitan Police)

Notable players[edit]

For all Aldershot Town F.C. players with a Wikipedia article see Category:Aldershot Town F.C. players.

Players of the season[edit]

Season Player
1992–93 Mark Butler
1993–94 Keith Baker and Steve Harris
1994–95 Stuart Udal
1995–96 Danny Holmes
1996–97 Jimmy Sugrue
1997–98 Otis Hutchings
1998–99 Jason Chewins
1999–2000 Ollie Adedeji
2000–01 Mark Bentley
2001–02 Jason Chewins
2002–03 Nikki Bull
2003–04 Ray Warburton
2004–05 Steve Watson
2005–06 Nikki Bull
2006–07 John Grant
2007–08 Nikki Bull
2008–09 Anthony Charles
2009–10 Ben Herd
2010–11 Luke Guttridge
2011–12 Darren Jones
2012–13 Jamie Young
2013–14 Chris Barker
2014–15 Chris Barker
2015–16 Omar Beckles
2016–17 Jake Cole
2017–18 Emmanuel Oyeleke
2018–19 Adam McDonnell
2020–21 Josh Rees

Managers[edit]

Name Nat From To Games Managed Games Won Games Drawn Games Lost Win percentage Points average
Steve Wignall England 23 May 1992 12 Jan 1995 146 97 24 25 66.43% 2.16
Paul Shrubb(c) England 13 Jan 1995 25 Jan 1995 1 1 0 0 100.00% 3.00
Steve Wigley England 26 Jan 1995 30 Jul 1997 135 72 25 38 53.33% 1.79
Andy Meyer(c), Mark Butler(c) & Joe Roach(c) England 1 Aug 1997 17 Sep 1997 8 3 2 3 37.50% 1.38
George Borg England 18 Sep 1997 31 Jan 2002 261 147 50 64 56.32% 1.88
Stuart Cash(c) England 1 Feb 2002 19 Mar 2002 12 7 2 3 58.33% 1.92
Terry Brown England 20 Mar 2002 27 Mar 2007 284 145 52 87 51.05% 1.71
Martin Kuhl(c) England 28 Mar 2007 16 May 2007 11 5 3 3 45.45% 1.64
Gary Waddock Republic of Ireland 17 May 2007 13 Oct 2009 128 64 27 37 50.00% 1.71
Jason Dodd(c) England 14 Oct 2009 8 Nov 2009 4 1 1 2 25.00% 1.00
Kevin Dillon England 9 Nov 2009 10 Jan 2011 63 22 17 24 34.92% 1.32
Dean Holdsworth England 11 Jan 2011 20 Feb 2013 118 42 35 42 35.59% 1.36
Andy Scott England 22 Feb 2013 21 Jan 2015 103 33 28 42 32.04% 1.23
Chris Barker(c) England 22 Jan 2015 26 Apr 2015 15 5 5 5 33.33% 1.33
Barry Smith Scotland 27 Apr 2015 30 Apr 2016 50 17 9 24 34.00% 1.20
Gary Waddock Republic of Ireland 5 May 2016 2 May 2019 121 52 33 36 42.98% 1.56
Danny Searle England 20 May 2019 20 September 2021 88 28 18 42 31.8% 1.16
Mark Molesley England 20 September 2021 Present 0 0 0 0

Honours[edit]

League[edit]

Conference Premier (5th tier)

Isthmian League Premier Division:

  • Winners: 2002–03

Isthmian League Division One:

  • Winners: 1997–98

Isthmian League Division Three:

  • Winners: 1992–93

Cups[edit]

Conference League Cup:

Hampshire Senior Cup:

  • Winners (5): 1998–99, 1999–2000, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2006–07

Records[edit]

Appearances and goals[edit]

Jason Chewins holds the record for the most number of appearances for the club, playing 489 times between August 1994 and May 2004. This led to the left-back being the first and, to date, only player to receive a testimonial match, which was played against Portsmouth in July 2004.

Before Chewins, the record was held by Mark Butler, who joined the club at its inception in 1992. Butler played 303 times between August 1992 and May 1998, also holding the all-time goal scoring record by netting 155 times, a record he still currently holds. Former goalkeeper Nikki Bull made his 300th appearance for the Shots in November 2008 and eventually made 313 appearances before moving to Brentford in July 2009. Five others have played more than 200 times for the club, including Stuart Udal, whose brother Shaun was an England international cricketer. Winger Jimmy Sugrue has also reached the landmark. More recently, three members of the 2007–08 title winning squad, namely Anthony Charles, Anthony Straker and Danny Hylton reached the landmark.

Gary Abbott is, apart from Butler, the only Shots player to have ever scored over 100 goals for the club. Over the course of three seasons, between August 1998 and May 2001, he scored 120 goals.

Most appearances[edit]

As of 6 May 2017

# Player Career Appearances
1 England Jason Chewins 1994–2004 489
2 England Nikki Bull 2002–2009 313
3 England Mark Butler 1992–1998 303
4 Grenada Anthony Straker 2007–2012 & 2016–2017 266
5 England Stuart Udal 1992–1997 236
6 England Anthony Charles 2002–2003 & 2006–2011 229
7 England Danny Hylton 2005–2013 226
8 England Jimmy Sugrue 1994–1996, 1996–2000 & 2001–2002 200
9 England Danny Holmes 1993–1998 194
10 England Ben Herd 2009–2013 191

Most goals[edit]

# Player Career Goals
1 England Mark Butler 1992–1998 155
2 England Gary Abbott 1998–2001 120
3 England Steve Stairs 1992–1995 75
England Roy Young 1994–1999 75
5 England John Grant 2006–2010 57
6 England Stafford Browne 2000–2002 & 2002–2003 53
England Danny Hylton 2005–2013 53
8 England Tim Sills 2003–2006 & 2010–2011 52
9 England Roscoe D'Sane 2002–2005 48
10 England Kirk Hudson 2005–2010 45
  • Up to and including, Hereford United (h), 26 April 2014.

Transfers[edit]

Record Purchase

  • Marvin Morgan from Woking for an undisclosed fee (but a club record) in May 2008. The previous highest fee paid for a player was the £20,000 paid to Woking for Grant Payne in November 1999.

Record Sale

Best performances[edit]

Seasons[edit]

Statistics for the previous decade. For a full history see; List of Aldershot Town F.C. seasons

Year League Level Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Position FA Cup League Cup FA Trophy Average attendance
2010–11 League Two 4 46 14 19 13 54 54 0 61 14th of 24 R2 R1 - 2,488
2011–12 League Two 4 46 19 9 18 54 52 +2 66 11th of 24 R2 R4 - 2,953
2012–13 League Two 4 46 11 15 20 42 60 −18 48 24th of 24
Relegated
R4 R1 - 2,272
2013–14 Football Conference 5 46 16 13 17 69 62 +7 51 19th of 24[a] QR4 - R4 1,946
2014–15 Football Conference 5 46 14 11 21 51 61 −10 53 18th of 24 R2 - R1 1,758
2015–16 National League 5 46 16 8 22 54 72 -18 56 15th of 24 R1 - R1 1,509
2016–17 National League 5 46 23 13 10 66 37 +29 82 5th of 24
Lost in play-off semi-finals
QR4 - R1 2,338
2017–18 National League 5 46 20 15 11 64 52 +12 75 5th of 24
Lost in play-off quarter-finals
R1 - R1 2,429
2018–19 National League 5 46 11 11 24 38 67 −29 44 21st of 24 R1 - R1 1,744
2019–20 National League 5 39 12 10 17 43 55 -12 46 18th of 24[b] QR4 - R1 1,786
2020–21 National League 5 42 15 7 20 59 66 -7 52 15th of 22[c] QR4 - QF N/A[d]

Kits[edit]

Aldershot Town's home kit is red with blue and white trim. The club have always played in a predominantly red kit with blue features, including stripes and quarters. The club's chosen colours of red and blue reflect the garrison town's association with the British Army.

Kit supplier[edit]

Errea were the kit supplier for the 2011–12 season. Adidas has been the kit supplier from the 2013–14 season.

Kit manufacturers and sponsors[edit]

Period Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
1992–1993 Ribero Pam's Florist
1993–1997 Fiva Datrontech
1997–1998 ICIS
1998–2002 Charters Peugeot
2002–2004 Hi-Speed
2004–2006 Errea Charters Peugeot
2006–2007 EBB Paper
2007–2008 ezylet.co.uk
2008–2010 Carbrini Sportswear[34] EBB Paper[35]
2010–2011 Xfor Security[36]
2011–2013 Errea EBB Paper[37]
2013– Adidas Bridges Estate Agents

Previous kits[edit]

Further details and images of previous kits can be found at the Historical Football Kit website.[38]

Rivalries[edit]

Aldershot Town's local rivals are Rushmoor neighbours Farnborough and Surrey side Woking. Fixtures against these sides attract larger than average crowds, including 5,961 for a Hampshire Senior Cup Semi Final, a league record 5,518 in an Isthmian League Premier Division match against Farnborough and 6,870 for an FA Cup 1st round match against Woking.

The original Aldershot were rivals with Reading until their demise in 1992 but are still considered the main rival of the club by supporters. The only meeting between the two clubs was in a friendly in 2001.

Other teams which may be considered rivals include Eastleigh and Maidenhead United.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Aldershot were deducted ten points for entering administration
  2. ^ The 2019–20 football season was disrupted by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The National League was suspended in mid-March 2020 and the clubs voted six weeks later to end the regular season programme.[28] Teams had not all played the same number of matches, so it was agreed to construct final league tables on an unweighted points per game basis.[29] Aldershot Town were placed eighteenth.[30]
  3. ^ In October 2020 due to ongoing financial issues, Macclesfield Town were expelled from the National League.[31] Furthermore, also due to financial issues inflicted by COVID-19, Dover Athletic were unable to complete their fixtures.[32] Therefore, only 42 fixtures were played instead of the intended 46.
  4. ^ Due to the ongoing disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the vast majority of fixtures were played behind closed doors.[33]

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Preceded by
Conference Premier Champions
2007–08
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Conference League Cup Winners
2007–08
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Isthmian League Premier Division Champions
2002–03
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Isthmian League Division One Champions
1997–98
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1992–93
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