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The Potters

Stoke FC, Stoke City FC

Founded 1868 as Stoke Ramblers FC
Renamed Stoke FC 1870
Turned professional 1885
Name Changed 1925

Players provided 23
Total appearances
134
1880-
2012

Britannia Stadium
Domestic Honours Football Alliance winners 1890-91;
Southern Football League Division Two A winners
1909-10, Division Two runners-up 1910-11, winners 1914-15;
Football League Division Two
runners-up 1921-22, winners 1932-33, 1962-63; Division Three (North) winners 1926-27;
Highest league position:
fourth, Division One 1946-47;
Football League Cup
runners-up 1963-64 (beaten by Leicester City, agg 3-4), winners 1971-72;
FA Cup
third place 1971-72, fourth place 1972-73, runners-up 2010-11 (beaten by Manchester City 0-1);
Watney Cup winners 1973;
Full Members Cup best: fourth round 1987-88;
Associate-Members Trophy winners
1991-92, Football League Trophy winners 1999-2000;
After League restructure: Division Two/League One winners 1992-93; Division One/Championship runners-up 2007-08;
European Honours Anglo-Italian Cup best: semi-finals 1994-95 (beaten by Notts County on pens);
UEFA Cup best:
first round 1972-73 (beaten by Kaiserslautern, agg 3-5), 1974-75 (beaten by AFC Ajax, agg 1-1);
UEFA Europa League best: round of 32, 2010-11 (beaten by Valencia, agg 0-2);
Home venue Britannia Stadium since 1997; previously occupied Victoria Ground (previously known as Athletic Club Ground) 1878-1997; Began at Sweeting's Field, 1875-78;
Home strip Red and white striped shirts, white shorts, red and white socks.


The 23 Players   7 with only one app.
Ply no. Name Pos Start/
Sub
App Gls
GA
Mins Playing Career
781 Tony Allen LB 3
0
3 0 270 1959 32 days
816 Gordon Banks GK 36
0
36 0
20 GA
3240 1967-72 4 years
219 days
289 Arthur Capes IL   1 0 90 1903 90 min
962 Mark Chamberlain OR 5
3
8 1 471 1982-84 1 year
306 days
158 Tommy Clare RH   4 0 360 1889-94 5 years
36 days
659 Neil Franklin CH 27
0
27 0 2430 1946-50 3 years
199 days
279 Tom Holford CH   1 0 90 1903 90 min
904 Alan Hudson M 2
0
2 0 180 1975 32 days
80 Edward Johnson OR   2 2 180 1880-84 3 years
344 days
one with St Peter's College
630 Joe Johnson OL   5 2 450 1936-37 183 days
284 Arthur Lockett OL   1 0 90 1903 90 min
603 Stan Matthews OR   18 8 1620 1934-47 12 years
195 days
892 Mike Pejic LB 4
0
4 0 360 1974 45 days
157 Bill Rowley GK   2 0
1 GA
180 1889-92 3 years
3 days
138 Jimmy Sayer OR   1 0 90 1887 90 min
191 Joe Schofield IL   3 0 270 1892-95 3 years
4 days
1192 Ryan Shawcross CD 0
1
1 0 15 2012 16 min
867 Peter Shilton GK 3
0
3 0
2 GA
270 1975-77 2 years
45 days
126 George Shutt HB   1 0 90 1886 90 min
629 Fred Steele F   6 8 540 1936-37 215 days
207 James Turner LH   1 0 90 1895 90 min
175 Alf Underwood FB   2 0 180 1891-92 363 days
894 Dave Watson CH 2
0
2 0 180 1982 99 days

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