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1986/87 | 1987/88 | 1988/89

Date Opponents Competition Result Attendance Programme
Wed 05th Aug Hythe Town(A) Friendly W0n 5-0
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Sat 22nd Aug Burton Albion(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-1
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Sun 23rd Aug Hastings Town(A) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 0-0
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Sat 29th Aug Aylesbury United(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-4
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Mon 31st Aug Chelmsford City(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-1
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Sat 05th Sep Bromsgrove Rovers(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-2
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Tue 08th Sep Witney Town(A) Premier Inter League Cup (?) W0n 2-1
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Sat 12th Sep Bromley(A) FA Cup (1st Qualifying Round) W0n 2-5
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Sat 19th Sep VS Rugby(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-0
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Tue 22nd Sep Folkestone(H) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 1-1
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Sat 26th Sep Corby Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 4-2
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Tue 29th Sep Thanet United(A) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 0-0
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Sat 03rd Oct Erith and Belvedere(A) FA Trophy (1st Qualifying Round) W0n 1-0
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Tue 06th Oct Enfield(A) Premier Inter League Cup (1st Round) W0n 1-4
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Sat 10th Oct Nuneaton Borough(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 4-2
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Tue 13th Oct Hastings Town(H) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 2-0
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Sat 17th Oct Shepshed Charterhouse(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Tue 20th Oct Folkestone(A) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 2-0
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Sat 24th Oct Redditch United(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 2-4
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Tue 27th Oct Thanet United(H) Southern League Cup (Group Stage) W0n 1-0
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Sat 31st Oct Leatherhead(A) FA Trophy (2nd Qualifying Round) W0n 1-0
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Sat 07th Nov Alvechurch(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Sat 14th Nov Witney Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 3-2
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Tue 17th Nov Folkestone(H) Kent Senior Cup (1st Round) W0n 4-2
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Sat 21st Nov Aylesbury United(H) FA Trophy (3rd Qualifying Round) W0n 1-2
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Sat 05th Dec Shepshed Charterhouse(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-0
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Tue 08th Dec Chelmsford City(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 4-3
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Sat 12th Dec Aylesbury United(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-2
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Tue 15th Dec Chatham Town(H) Southern League Cup (2nd Round) W0n 3-0
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Sat 19th Dec Willenhall Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Sat 26th Dec Dartford(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-3
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Mon 28th Dec Gosport Borough(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Fri 01st Jan Crawley Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 2-3
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Sat 09th Jan Worcester City(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-3
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Tue 12th Jan Bromley(A) Kent Senior Cup (2nd Round) W0n 0-2
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Sat 30th Jan Nuneaton Borough(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-3
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Sat 06th Feb VS Rugby(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Wed 10th Feb Fareham Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Tue 16th Feb Dorchester Town(H) Southern League Cup (3rd Round) W0n 0-1
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Sat 20th Feb Alvechurch(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Sat 27th Feb Corby Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Sat 05th Mar Cambridge City(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-1
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Tue 08th Mar Dorchester Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Sat 12th Mar Leicester United(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 2-1
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Sat 19th Mar Witney Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Tue 22nd Mar Bromsgrove Rovers(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-3
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Sat 26th Mar Worcester City(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Sat 02nd Apr Crawley Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Mon 04th Apr Dartford(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Sat 09th Apr Dorchester Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-0
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Tue 12th Apr Bedworth United(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-0
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Sat 16th Apr Willenhall Town(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-2
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Sat 23rd Apr Bedworth United(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-0
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Sun 24th Apr Burton Albion(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 3-2
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Thu 28th Apr Cambridge City(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 3-0
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Sat 30th Apr Redditch United(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Mon 02nd May Gosport Borough(A) Southern League Premier Division W0n 0-1
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Thu 05th May Leicester United(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-1
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Fri 06th May Fareham Town(H) Southern League Premier Division W0n 1-0
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League Table 1987/88
Pld W D L F A +/- Pts
1 Aylesbury United 42 27 8 7 79 35 +44 89
2 Dartford 42 27 8 7 79 39 +40 89
3 Cambridge City 42 24 8 10 84 43 +41 80
4 Bromsgrove Rovers 42 22 11 9 65 39 +26 77
5 Worcester City 42 22 6 14 55 47 +8 72
6 Crawley Town 42 17 14 11 73 63 +10 65
7 Alvechurch 42 17 13 12 54 52 +2 64
8 Leicester United 42 15 14 13 68 59 +9 59
9 Fareham Town 42 16 11 15 50 59 -9 59
10 Corby Town 42 16 8 18 61 64 -3 56
11 Dorchester Town 42 14 14 14 51 57 -6 56
12 Ashford Town 42 12 16 14 45 54 -9 52
13 Shepshed Charterhouse 42 13 11 18 52 59 -7 50
14 Bedworth United 42 12 14 16 49 64 -15 50
15 Gosport Borough 42 10 17 15 39 49 -10 47
16 Burton Albion 42 11 14 17 62 73 -11 47
17 VS Rugby 42 10 16 16 52 57 -5 46
18 Redditch United 42 10 13 19 55 63 -8 43
19 Chelmsford City 42 11 10 21 60 75 -15 43
20 Willenhall Town 42 9 12 21 39 76 -37 39
21 Nuneaton Borough 42 8 13 21 58 77 -19 37
22 Witney Town 42 8 11 23 45 71 -26 35

Season Summary 1987/88
Competition Summary
Southern League Premier Division 12th (22) - Highest Ever League finish!!
FA Cup 1st Qualifying Round
FA Trophy 3rd Qualifying Round
Southern League Cup 3rd Round
Premier Inter League Cup 1st Round
Kent Senior Cup 2nd Round

Player Stats 1987/88
Player League Apps League Goals Cup Apps Cup Goals Total Apps Total Goals
Andy Allon 13 (1) 0 2 (2) 0 15 (3) 0
Dave Ball 1 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
Alfie Barrett 6 (2) 0 4 (4) 1 10 (6) 1
John Barrow 37 (0) 1 15 (0) 0 52 (0) 1
John Barton 16 (8) 0 12 (2) 2 28 (10) 2
Ernie Batten 12 (0) 2 0 (0) 0 12 (0) 2
Paul Brenchley 26 (1) 0 10 (0) 0 36 (1) 0
Steve Brignall 11 (3) 3 8 (1) 0 19 (4) 3
Peter Carman 40 (0) 0 14 (0) 0 54 (0) 0
Paul Giles 32 (3) 2 15 (0) 2 47 (3) 4
Chris Hamshare 12 (1) 3 9 (2) 3 21 (3) 6
Darren Hare 34 (1) 14 10 (1) 4 44 (2) 18
Paul Haverson 1 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
Paul Hobbs 9 (0) 2 8 (0) 2 17 (0) 4
David Lee 24 (0) 4 2 (1) 0 26 (1) 4
Steve Luckett 34 (1) 2 12 (0) 0 46 (1) 2
Tony MacDonald 26 (1) 1 15 (0) 2 41 (1) 3
Peter McRobert 14 (2) 0 3 (0) 1 17 (2) 1
Brendan O Hanlon 2 (0) 1 0 (0) 0 2 (0) 1
Tony Rudd 11 (13) 6 7 (0) 2 18 (13) 8
Neil Scott 3 (1) 0 0 (0) 0 3 (1) 0
Warren Scott 1 (0) 0 1 (0) 0 2 (0) 0
? Silbert 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
Jon Sillett 37 (1) 1 10 (1) 0 47 (2) 1
Tom Sloan 5 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 5 (0) 0
Matt Stock 20 (0) 1 1 (0) 0 21 (0) 1
Ray Walker 1 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 1 (0) 0
? Wright 0 (0) 0 2 (0) 0 2 (0) 0
Carlton Wynter 34 (1) 2 15 (0) 1 49 (1) 3