List of Swindon Town F.C. records and statistics

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This page details Swindon Town Football Club records.

Player records[edit]

Appearances[edit]

Most appearances[edit]

As of 1 February 2007. (Former players only, competitive matches only, includes appearances as substitute):

Name Games Goals
1 John Trollope 889 28
2 Maurice Owen 601 165
3 Sam Burton 509 0
4 Fraser Digby 505 0
5 Don Rogers 490 178
6 Jimmy Allan 436 0
7 Joe Butler 501 17
8 Garth Hudson 427 11
9 Colin Calderwood 414 21
10 Roger Smart 410 60
11 Billy Tout 405 55
12 Kenny Stroud 373 19
13 Bertie Denyer 371 65
14 Harry Cousins 369 1
15 Keith Morgan 365 9
16 Bob Jefferson 356 82
17 Rod Thomas 355 5
18 Frank Burrows 351 9
19 Andy Rowland 345 98
20 Albert Weston 344 9
21 Harold Fleming 332 203
22 George Hunt 328 0
23 Peter Downsborough 320 0
24 Mark Robinson 316 4
25 Len Skiller 316 0

Goalscorers[edit]

Harry Morris (v. Queens Park Rangers, Third Division South, 18 December 1926)
Harry Morris (v. Norwich City, Third Division South, 26 April 1930)
Keith East (v. Mansfield Town, Third Division, 20 November 1965)

Top scorers[edit]

As of 18 November 2006 (competitive matches only):

Name Goals Games Average
1 Harry Morris 229 279 0.82
2 Harold Fleming 203 332 0.61
3 Don Rogers 178 490 0.36
4 Maurice Owen 165 601 0.27
5 Archie Bown 139 272 0.51
6 Steve White 111 312 0.36
7 Alan Fowler 102 224 0.46
8 Andy Rowland 98 345 0.28
9 Duncan Shearer 98 199 0.49
10 Freddy Wheatcroft 95 240 0.40
11 Ernie Hunt 88 237 0.37
12 Alan Mayes 83 184 0.45
13 Bob Jefferson 82 356 0.23
14 David Moss 82 275 0.30
15 Peter Noble 80 256 0.31
16 Sam Parkin 73 142 0.51
17 Bob Edwards 69 185 0.37
18 Jack Johnson 69 162 0.43
19 Joe Eddleston 67 219 0.31
20 Bertie Denyer 65 371 0.18
21 Jimmy Quinn 61 154 0.40
22 Roger Smart 60 410 0.15
23 Arthur Horsfield 57 132 0.43
24 Billy Tout 55 405 0.14
25 Frank Richardson 54 97 0.56

Club records[edit]

Wins[edit]

0 in 16 matches, Western League, 1901–02
2 in 16 matches, Western League, 1900–01
2 in 30 matches, Southern League First Division, 1901–02

Defeats[edit]

  • Most League defeats in a season – 26 in 46 matches, First Division, 1999-00
  • Fewest League defeats in a season
2 in 8 matches, Western League, 1898–99
4 in 46 matches, Second Division, 1995–96

Goals[edit]

7 in 6 matches, Western League, 1899-00
17 in 30 matches, Southern League First Division, 1901–02
7 in 6 matches, Western League, 1899-00
31 in 38 matches, Southern League First Division, 1910–11

Points[edit]

Matches[edit]

Firsts[edit]

  • First match
(Unofficial history) – v. Rovers F.C., Friendly, 29 November 1879 (lost 4–0)
(Official history) – v. St. Mark's Young Men's Friendly Society, Friendly, 12 November 1881 (drew 2–2)

Record wins[edit]

Record defeats[edit]

Transfers[edit]

Attendance[edit]

Gate Receipts[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mattick, Dick (2002). 100 Greats: Swindon Town Football Club. Tempus. ISBN 0-7524-2714-8.
  • Mattick, Richard (2004). Swindon Town F.C.: 50 Classic Matches. Tempus. ISBN 0-7524-2866-7.
  • Hayes, Dean (2001). Swindon Town Football Club: An A-Z. Aureus. ISBN 1-899750-06-1.
  • "swindon-town-fc.co.uk archive".
  • "Stadium Info". Swindon Town F.C. Archived from the original on 4 January 2007.
  • "Football Club History Database".