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About Tranmere Rovers

21 March 2014

Ten Tranmere facts



1: FOUNDED:1884

2: NICKNAME:Rovers 

3: HOME GROUND:Prenton Park

4: CAPACITY:16,151

5: MOST APPEARANCES: 637, by Ray Mathias.

6: ONE TO WATCH:Ryan Lowe

7: MOST GOALS IN A SEASON: 40, by both Bunny Bell (1934–35) and John Aldridge (1991–92)

8: LAST MATCH PLAYED:Tranmere Rovers 3 Notts County 2

9: FORM (LAST 6):Won 2, Drawn 2, Lost 2

10: *DID YOU KNOW?:The club almost folded in 1899-1900 when all the players left to join a rival club, but they survived the crisis and went from strength to strength, winning the ‘Combination’ title in 1907-1908 and the Lancashire Combination in 1913-1914. They joined the Football League in 1921 from the Central League.


Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*


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