Bury Football Club

Bury Football Club

The Energy Check Stadium at Gigg Lane, Bury, BL9 9HR, United Kingdom

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Awards Division One: 4th - 1925/26 season
Division Two: Champions - 1895, 1997
Runners Up - 1924
Division Three: Champions - 1961
Runners Up - 1968
Division Four Runners Up: 2011
Division Four: Promoted - 1974, 1985,1996, 2015

FA Cup: Winners - 1900, 1903
FL Cup: Semi Final - 1963
FA Youth Cup: Semi Final - 1966
Lancashire Cup: Winners - 1891/92, 1898/99, 1902/03, 1905/06, 1925/26, 1957/58, 1982/83, 1986/87
Manchester Cup: Winners - 1894, 1896, 1897, 1900, 1903, 1905, 1925, 1935, 1951, 1952, 1962, 1968

Reserve Leagues: Midland Senior League: Champions - 1991, 1995
Lancashire League: Champions - 1891, 1892

Ground Capacity: 11,669
Record Attendance: 35,000 v Bolton Wanderers, FA Cup 3rd Round, 09 Jan 1990
Pitch Measurements: 112yd x 70yd

Turned Professional: 1885
Club Nickname: The Shakers
First League Game: 01 September 1894, Division Two v Manchester City (Won 4-2).
Record League Victory: 10 January 1970, Division Three v Tranmere Rovers - Bury 8 Tranmere Rvs 0
Record Cup Victory: 02 Feb 1897, FA Cup 1st Round (Replay) v Stockton - Bury 12 Stockton 1
Record Defeat: 01 October 1887, FA Cup Preliminary Round v Blackburn Rovers - Blackburn 10 Bury 0, also, 25 October 1983, Milk Cup 2nd Rd 2nd Leg v West Ham United - West Ham 10 Bury 0
Most League Points (2 for a win): 68 Points, Division Three - 1960/61
Most League Points (3 for a win): 84 Points, Division Four - 1984/85
Most League Goals: 108 goals, Division Three, 1960/61
Highest League Scorer in a season: 35 goals, Craig Madden, Division Four, 1981/82
Most League Goals in Total: 129 goals, Craig Madden, 1978 to 1986
Most goals in one match: 5 goals, Eddie Quigley v Millwall, Divison Two, 15 February 1947.
5 goals, Ray Pointer v Rotherham United, Division Two, 02 October 1965
Most Capped Player: Bill Gorman, 11 (13), Republic of Ireland and 4 Northern Ireland
Most League Appearances: 506 games, Norman Bullock, 1920 to 1935
Youngest League Player: Jimmy Kerr, 16 Years, 16 Days v Norwich City,
Founded 24 April 1885
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