Club Records

A list of all-time records for the club.

Record league victory – 9–0 v. Aldershot F.C. (28 December 1946)

Record cup victory – 11–0 v. Chichester City (5 November 1960)

Record league defeat – 0–9 v. Coventry City F.C. (28 April 1934)

Highest attendance – 43,335 v. Preston North End (16 February 1935)

Most appearances (all comps) – 646, Louis Carey (1995-2004; 2005-2014)

Most league appearances – 597, John Atyeo (1951–66)

Most goals scored (all comps) – 351, John Atyeo (1951–66)

Most league goals scored – 314, John Atyeo (1951–66)

Most capped player – Billy Wedlock, 26 caps, England

Most goals scored in a season – 36, Don Clark (1946–47)

Record transfer fee paid – £3.25m to Angers for Jonathan Kodjia (July 2015)

Record transfer fee received – £15m from Aston Villa for Jonathan Kodjia (August 2016)

Record sequence of league wins – 14; September 9th 1905 – December 2nd 1905

Record sequence of league defeats – 8; 10 December 2016 – 21 January 2017

Record sequence of unbeaten league matches – 24; 9 September 1905 – 10 February 1906

Record sequence without a league win – 21; 16 March 2013 – 22 October 2013

Record points total for a season – 99pts; 2014/15 Football League One


Player of the Year Awards

1970/71 - Gerry Sharpe     
1971/72 - Geoff Merrick     
1972/73 - John Emanuel     
1973/74 - Gerry Gow     
1974/75 - Gary Collier     
1975/76 - The Whole Squad
1976/77 - Norman Hunter     
1977/78 - Norman Hunter     
1978/79 - Gerry Gow     
1979/80 - Geoff Merrick     
1980/81 - Kevin Mabbutt     
1981/82 - No award
1982/83 - Glyn Riley     
1983/84 - Howard Pritchard     
1984/85 - Alan Walsh     
1985/86 - Bobby Hutchinson     
1986/87 - Rob Newman     
1987/88 - Alan Walsh     
1988/89 - Keith Waugh     
1989/90 - Bob Taylor     
1990/91 - Andy Llewellyn     
1991/92 - Martin Scott     
1992/93 - Keith Welch     
1993/94 - Wayne Allison     
1994/95 - Matt Bryant     
1995/96 - Martin Kuhl     
1996/97 - Shaun Taylor     
1997/98 - Shaun Taylor     
1998/99 - Ade Akinbiyi     
1999/00 - Billy Mercer     
2000/01 - Brian Tinnion     
2001/02 - Matthew Hill     
2002/03 - Scott Murray     
2003/04 - Tommy Doherty     
2004/05 - Leroy Lita     
2005/06 - Steve Brooker     
2006/07 - Jamie McCombe     
2007/08 - Adriano Basso     
2008/09 - Dele Adebola     
2009/10 - Cole Skuse     
2010/11 - Albert Adomah     
2011/12 - Jon Stead     
2012/13 - No award*    
2013/14 - Sam Baldock     
2014/15 - The Whole Squad**    
2015/16 - Aden Flint     
2016/17 - Tammy Abraham

* Tom Heaton was handed the Player of the Year award by the Senior Reds and Disabled Supporters, but the Supporters Club & Trust opted to hand no official award due to the club's poor season.

** Although the whole squad received the award due to the record-breaking double season, Aden Flint was handed the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Supporters Club & Trust, after being the player to receive the highest number of votes.