since 1878

First Team Results & Match Reports

Season 1935-36 Eastern Counties League

Final League Position 6th

Date Opponent V F-A WDL Notes Competition Att. Scorers Manager
19350907Sat 7/9 Lowestoft Town A 0-4 L     2,000 Committee
19350912Thu 12/9 Crittall Athletic A 0-3 L   Eastern Counties League Cup, 1st Round   Committee
19350914Sat 14/9 GORLESTON H 3-1 W     2,371 Green, Sowerby, Hetherington Committee
19350921Sat 21/9 CHELMSFORD H 5-3 W     2,551 Dorling, Hetherington, Little, Green2 Committee
19350928Sat 28/9 BURY TOWN H 4-2 W     2,874 Clements2, Edwards, Little Committee
19351005Sat 5/10 YARMOUTH TOWN H 0-0 D   FA Cup 1st Qualifying Round 3,000 Committee
19351010Thu 10/10 Yarmouth Town A 1-4 L   FA Cup 1st Qualifying Round, Replay 1,598 Hetherington Committee
19351012Sat 12/10 RAF MARTLESHAM H 5-1 W   Amateur Cup, 1st Qualifying Round 2,039 Green, Dorling, Edwards, Sowerby2 Committee
19351016Wed 16/10 HARWICH & PARKESTON H 1-3 L Ipswich Hospital Cup, Final 2,392 Sowerby Committee
19351019 19/10 NORWICH ST BARNABAS H 3-2 W   Friendly   Unknown3 Committee
19351026Sat 26/10 ORWELL WORKS H 10-1 W   Amateur Cup, 2nd Qualifying Round 2,838 Green4, Dorling, Edwards, Sowerby2, Hetherington2 Committee
19351102Sat 2/11 Yarmouth Town A 0-2 L       Committee
19351109Sat 9/11 WALTON UNITED H 3-1 W   Amateur Cup, 3rd Qualifying Round 1,342 Calver2, Edwards Committee
19351116Sat 16/11 CLACTON TOWN H 7-2 W       Hetherington5, Calver2 Committee
19351123Sat 23/11 LOWESTOFT TOWN H 2-1 W   Amateur Cup, Divisional Final 3,498 Sowerby2 Committee
19351130Sat 30/11 Merton A 2-1 W   AFA Cup, 1st Round   Sowerby, Calver Committee
19351214Sat 14/12 Kings Lynn A 2-2 D     2,000 Hetherington2 Committee
19351221Sat 21/12 THETFORD TOWN H 10-2 W       Edwards, Sowerby4, Calver2, Mann3 Committee
19351226 26/12 CAMBRIDGE TOWN H 3-3 D   Friendly   Unknown3 Committee
19351228Sat 28/12 CRITTALL ATHLETIC H 0-3 L     3,000 Committee
19360104Sat 4/1 KINGS LYNN H 6-1 W   Amateur Cup, 1st Round 3,603 Sowerby2, Calver3, Hetherington Committee
19360111Sat 11/1 Thetford Town A 4-2 W       Sowerby, Calver2, Mann Committee
19360118Sat 18/1 CATFORD WANDERERS H 1-1 D   AFA Cup, 2nd Round 2,630 Sowerby Committee
19360125Sat 25/1 RAF MARTLESHAM H P-P     Suffolk Senior Cup 1st Round      
19360201Sat 1/2 Kingstonians A 2-4 L   Amateur Cup, 2nd Round 2,700 Hetherington, Calver Committee
19360208Sat 8/2 RAF MARTLESHAM H 4-0 W   Suffolk Senior Cup, 1st Round   Sowerby3, Calver Committee
19360215Sat 15/2 Catford Wanderers A P-P     AFA Cup 2nd Round Replay      
19360222Sat 22/2 Sudbury Town A 2-2 D   Suffolk Senior Cup, 2nd Round 900 Little2 Committee
19360229Sat 29/2 SUDBURY TOWN H 3-0 W   Suffolk Senior Cup, 2nd Round Replay 1,500 Dorling, Nedd, Clements Committee
19360307Sat 7/3 Stowmarket N 4-2 W   Suffolk Senior Cup, Semi-Final (at Bury St Edmunds) 1,500 Dorling, Calver2, Green Committee
19360314Sat 14/3 Catford Wanderers A 1-2 L AFA Cup, 2nd Round Replay   Green Committee
19360321Sat 21/3 LOWESTOFT TOWN H 3-3 D       Steward2, Calver Committee
19360328Sat 28/3 Gorleston A 1-1 D       Edwards Committee
19360404Sat 4/4 Chelmsford A 1-0 W       Clements Committee
19360410Fri 10/4 Harwich & Parkeston A 1-1 D     4,740 Clements Committee
19360411Sat 11/4 Colchester Town A 1-4 L       Edwards Committee
19360413Mon 13/4 HARWICH & PARKESTON H 2-2 D     8,000 Calver, Mann Committee
19360415Wed 15/4 KINGS LYNN H 4-2 W       Sowerby, Jones3 Committee
19360418Sat 18/4 Lowestoft Town N 1-4 L   Suffolk Senior Cup, Final (at Bury St Edmunds) 3,000 Little Committee
19360423Thu 23/4 Crittall Athletic A 0-2 L       Committee
19360425Sat 25/4 Bury Town A 1-5 L     1,500 Edwards Committee
19360427Mon 27/4 YARMOUTH TOWN H 4-1 W       Clements, Edwards, Jones2 Committee
19360429Wed 29/4 Clacton Town A 0-2 L       Committee
19360501Fri 1/5 COLCHESTER TOWN H 7-3 W       Clements2, Calver3, Worth2 Committee

General notes

The following trial game was held at Portman Road:

Sat 31-08-1935 Stripes 2 Whites 1 (Attendance 900)

Re-entered the Suffolk Senior Cup for the first time in six years

Season Summary

CompPWDLFA
Eastern Counties League2210576049
Eastern Counties League Cup100103
FA Cup201114
Amateur Cup6501289
Ipswich Hospital Cup100113
Friendly211065
AFA Cup311144
Suffolk Senior Cup5311148
TOTALS422091311485

 Excludes abandoned games (if any), Matches decided on penalties (if any) count as a drawn game.

Attendance Summary

 Home AverageHome TotalAway AverageAway Total
League1,70918,79693110,240
Cup/Play-offs2,27220,4501,2129,698

Player Appearances and Goals

  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Calver, L Inside Foward 21
Clements, Herbert Left Winger 8
Dorling, C Right Half 5
Edwards, Jack1/1/1913 Forward 9
Green, AA Centre Forward 10
Hetherington, R Inside Right 14
Jones, W Inside Forward 5
Little, Jackie17/5/1912 Forward 5
Mann, W Forward 5
Nedd, Charles Outside Right 1
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 21
Steward, G Inside Forward 2
Unknown 6
Worth, M Half Back 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Calver, L Inside Foward 11
Clements, Herbert Left Winger 7
Dorling, C Right Half 1
Edwards, Jack1/1/1913 Forward 6
Green, AA Centre Forward 3
Hetherington, R Inside Right 9
Jones, W Inside Forward 5
Little, Jackie17/5/1912 Forward 2
Mann, W Forward 5
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 7
Steward, G Inside Forward 2
Worth, M Half Back 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Calver, L Inside Foward 6
Dorling, C Right Half 2
Edwards, Jack1/1/1913 Forward 3
Green, AA Centre Forward 5
Hetherington, R Inside Right 4
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 8
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Calver, L Inside Foward 1
Green, AA Centre Forward 1
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 2
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Calver, L Inside Foward 3
Clements, Herbert Left Winger 1
Dorling, C Right Half 2
Green, AA Centre Forward 1
Little, Jackie17/5/1912 Forward 3
Nedd, Charles Outside Right 1
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 3
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Hetherington, R Inside Right 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Sowerby, Jock Inside Forward 1
  Player DOB Position Apps Goals
Unknown 6

Final League Table

 Final League Table Eastern Counties League
                    P  W  D  L  F   A Pts
Lowestoft Town     22 17  2  3 78  27 36
Harwich & Parkestn 22 16  4  2 71  27 36
Crittalls Athletic 22 13  5  4 56  20 31
Great Yarmouth     22 12  3  7 50  30 27
Chelmsford         22 12  1  9 65  46 25
Ipswich Town       22 10  5  7 60  49 25
Bury Town          22 10  2 10 54  74 22
King's Lynn        22  7  4 11 51  62 18
Gorleston          22  7  1 14 44  61 15
Clacton Town       22  6  1 15 37  57 13
Colchester Town    22  5  2 15 46  77 12
Thetford Town      22  1  2 19 28 110  4