GILLINGHAM

 

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Famous Players : - 

Famous Fans : - Oz Clarke (TV presenter " Food and Drink"),  Brian Moore  (Former football commentator)

Club Records

Formed 1893
Turned Professional 1894
Became a Limited Company 1893
Former names 1893 - 1913 = New Brompton 
Previous grounds -
Nickname "The GILLS"
Club Colours HOME : Shirts - Blue and Black stripes
Shorts - Black
Socks - Blue

AWAY : Shirts - Red and Black stripes
Shorts - Black
Socks - Red

Record Football League Win 10-0  v  Chesterfield  Div 3     3.9.1987
Record Football League Defeat 2-9  v  Nottingham Forest  Div 3(S)     18.11.1950
Record Cup Win 10-1  v  Gorleston  FAC R1     16.11.1957
Record Fee Paid 600,000 To Reading for Carl ASABA (August 1998)
Record Fee Received 1,500,000 from Manchester City for Robert TAYLOR (November 1999)
Record Football League Appearances 571  -  John SIMPSON  1957-75
Record goalscorer in a season 31  -  Ernie MORGAN  Div 3(S) 1954-55

31  -  Brian YEO  Div 4 1973-74

Record all-time goalscorer  135  -  Brian YEO  1963-75
Most goals in a match 6  -  Fred CHEESMUR  v  Merthyr Tydfil  Div 3(S)  26.4.1930
Record Attendance (all-time) 23,002  v  Queens Park Rangers  FAC R3  10.1.1948
Record match receipts 80,184  v  Sheffield Wednesday  FAC R3  7.1.1995
Record total of goals in a  League season 90  -  Division 4  1973-74
Record  League points total 3 points for a win : 85  Division 2  1999-2000

2 points for a win : 62  Division 4  1973-74

Most Capped player while at club 3  -  Tony CASCARINO (Republic of Ireland)
Youngest player Billy HUGHES  -  15 years   275 days   v Southend United  13.4.1976

 

Club/Stadium details 

Address : Priestfield Stadium, Gillingham, Kent ME7 4DD

Telephone : 01634 851854/576828
01634 851854 / 01634 300000  (Box Office)
  (Credit Card Bookings)
09068 332211  (News)
  (Ticketline)
Fax : 01634 850986

Capacity : 10,600
Pitch size :  114 yards  x  75 yards
Official website : Gillingham FC 
Unofficial websites : Gillingham FC Football World 
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