Facts & Figures

Year Formed

1899

Reformed

1908

Grounds

1922 -1991  – Lower Mead

1991-1993 – Vicarage Road, home of Watford FC

1993- 1995 The Warren, home of Yeading FC

1995-2005 White Lion Ground, home of Edgware FC

2005-2008 Northwood Park, home of Northwood FC

2008 – Present – The Vale, Grosvenor Vale HA4 6JQ

Record Attendance

At The Vale: 2,469 versus Colchester Utd, Emirates FA Cup 1st Round 7 Nov 2015

At Northwood FC: 1,009 versus AFC Wimbledon Isthmian Premier League 25th March 2006

At Edgware Town FC: 1,421 versus Watford, Friendly 27th July 1999

At Yeading FC : 401 versus Harrow Borough FA Cup 1st QR, 10th Sep 1994

At Watford FC : 823 versus Dagenham & Redbridge, FA Cup 3rd QR 11th Oct 1992

At Lower Mead: 13,504 versus Leytonstone, FA Amateur Cup 4th Round Reply, 5th March 1949

Record Victory

Cup: 22-0 versus The 12th London Regiment (the Rangers), FA Amateur Cup 1st Round 13th Oct 1923

League:16-2 versus Hertford Town, Spartan League 25th December 1926

Record Defeat

Cup: 0-14 Edgware Town, London Senior Cup, 2nd Round , 9th December 1944

League: 1-11 Staines Town, Spartan league, 21st November 1925

Most:

Appearances: Charlie Townsend 514 (1957-68 & 1970-71)

Goals Scored by a Player: George Duck 251 (1972-79)

Goals scored by a Player in a Season: George Duck 62 (1973/74)

Goals scored by a Player in one match: 7 – Charlie Mason versus The 12th London Regiment (the Rangers), FA Amateur Cup 1st Round 13th Oct 1923 &  7  – Bob Tansley versus Hertford Town, Spartan League 25th December 1926

Record Transfer Fees 

Paid: £15,000 for David Gipp (Barnet FC) August 1990

Received: £70,000 for Jermaine Beckford from Leeds United March 2006 (A further add-on fee was received after Jermaine had made an agreed number of appearances for Leeds)

£25,000 for Stuart Pearce from Coventry City November 1983 (A further £55,000 was received from Coventry City when Stuart joined Nottingham Forest in Summer 1985)

 

The above has been taken from the excellent publication put together by the late Roy Couch, Club Historian & supporter, available from the WFC Megastore at a price of just £4.