Random Facts About City

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  1. citizen tony

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    1) Maine Road's record attendance was set in 1934, when 84,569 people attended an FA Cup tie between Manchester City and Stoke City, a record for an English club ground (the 1923 FA Cup Final holds the world record).

    2) For a league match the highest attendance is 83.260 for a match between Man Utd and Arsenal at aon 17th Jn 1948. Main Road was being used at the time as Old Trafford was being rebuilt after being bombed in the War.
     
  2. i8therags

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    ha ha forgot that one.amend with,,,against a continental side that anyone had heared of,in a competative game :-)
     
  3. The Pink Panther

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    1926 - Matt Barrass made his debut against Fulham. He had been signed from Sheffield Wednesday. He scored 15 goals in 172 appearances for City
     
  4. FORZA CITY

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    July 6th please, my birthday?
     
  5. fbloke

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    City are the only club (anywhere in the world) who have sold their ground to pay off fines from their governing body.
     
  6. the plasterer

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    fair do"s, mooses birthday then, 31st july?
     
  7. The Pink Panther

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    Coincidentally the birthday of former City manager Jock Thompson. Appointed City manager in the summer of 1947, finishing 7th in division one in his first season, relegated in his second.
     
  8. onerbag

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    You must have a "remembering Man City" calender.
    Iv a bob dylan one, gives random facts relating to each day of the year.
     
  9. samharris

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  10. fbloke

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    Schematic Entry is an anagram of Manchester City
     

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