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Club Records

Formed 1867
Turned Professional 1887
Became a Limited Company 1899
Previous names -
Previous grounds Highfield        1867- 1869
Myrtle Road   1869-1877
Sheaf House 1877-1887 
Olive Grove   1887-1899
Owlerton        1912 - known as Hillsborough
Also used Endcliffe & Brammall Lane
Nickname "The OWLS"
Record Premier League Win 6-2  v   Leeds United
Home        16.12.1995
Record Premier League Defeat 0-8  v   Newcastle United
Away        1999
Record Football League Win 9-1  v   Birmingham City
Div. 1       13.12.1930
Record Football League Defeat 0-10 v    Aston Villa
Div.1        5.10.1912
Record Cup Win 12-0   v   Halliwell
FAC  R1      17.1.1891
Record Fee Paid 4.7 million to Celtic for  Paolo DI CANIO (August 1997)
Record Fee Received 2.7 million from Blackburn Rovers for Paul WARHURST (September 1993)
Record Football League Appearances 502 -  Andy WILSON (1900-20)
Record Premier League Appearances 227 -  Des WALKER (1992-99)
Record Premier League goalscorer 48 -   Mark BRIGHT (1992-97)
Record all-time goalscorer 199 -  Andy WILSON (1900-20)
Record goalscorer in a Premier League season 19 -   Mark BRIGHT (1993-94)
Record goalscorer in a League season 46 - Derek DOOLEY   
Division 2 1951-52
Record Home Attendance (all-time) 72,841  v   Manchester City
FAC R5        17.2.1934
Record Premier League Attendance 39,427  v  
Manchester United 1997
Record total of goals in a Premier League season 76 -  1993-94,  42 games
Record total of goals in a League season 106  -  Division 2  1958-59
Record Premier League points total 64  -  1993-94,  42 games
Record League points total 88  -   Division 2   1983-84 
Most Capped Player while at club Ron SPRINGETT  - 33  (England)  
 

Stadium details

Address :  Hillsborough, Sheffield, S6 1SW

Telephone :  0114 221 2121
 0114 221 2400  (Box Office)
0891 121186  (News & Information)
Fax :  0114 221 2401

Capacity :  39,859
Pitch size :  115 yards  x  77 yards
Official website :  www.swfc.co.uk 
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