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14 February 2014

Ten Shrewsbury Facts



1: FOUNDED:1886

2: NICKNAME:The Shrews, Salop, Town, Blues

3: HOME GROUND:New Meadow

4: CAPACITY:9,875 (all seated) 

5: MANAGER:Michael Jackson (Caretaker Manager)

6: ONE TO WATCH:Tom Bradshaw

7: MOST LEAGUE GOALS:152: Arthur Rowley (1958–65)

8: LAST MATCH PLAYED:Sheffield United 2 Shrewsbury Town 0 

9: FORM (LAST 6):- Lost: 5 Won: 0 - Drawn: 1   

10: *DID YOU KNOW?:Shrewsbury Town have regularly entered the Welsh Cup throughout their history and have won the trophy on six occasions, the last time was in 1985 when they defeated Bangor City 5-1 over two legs in the final.


Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*

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