Team information

FC Halifax Town

Club information

Previously known as:
Halifax Town
Founded:
2008
Nickname:
The Shayman
Country:
England
Division:
Vanarama National League

Ground information

Ground:
The Shay
Address:
Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 2YS
Capacity:
10,561

Formed in 2008 after the previous club Halifax Town AFC went into administration in 2008 and was liquidated

Transfer links

Players who have joined FC Halifax Town from Stockport County:
10

Players who have transferred from FC Halifax Town to Stockport County:
19

War time guests from FC Halifax Town:
1

Player links
Bill Atkins (view profile), Tommy Barkas (view profile), Tommy Bell (view profile), Kenny Blair (view profile), Lee Bradley (view profile), Brian Butler (view profile), Mike Connolly (view profile), Cameron Darkwah (view profile), Bohan Dixon (view profile), Tom Feeney (view profile), Danny Ferguson (view profile), George Glaister (view profile), Paul Hendrie (view profile), Harold Jackson (view profile), John Johnman (view profile), Ian Lawther (view profile), David Logan (view profile), Paul Marshall (view profile), Neil Matthews (view profile), Bobby McCaig (view profile), Adriano Moke (view profile), John Nixon (view profile), John Pennington (view profile), Hugh Ryden (view profile), David Shawcross (view profile), Andy Stafford (view profile), Syd Waites (view profile), Jimmy Willis (view profile)

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Manager information

Stockport County managers:
Bob McLachlan, Lincoln Hyde, Ernest Barlow & Henry Patten, Andrew Wilson, Fred Westgarth, Bob Kelly, Bob Marshall, Committee, Charles Martin, Andy Beattie, Alex Herd & Bill Newton, Dick Duckworth, Willie Moir, Trevor Porteous, Eddie Quigley, Jimmy Meadows, Walter Galbraith, Alan Thompson, Mike Summerbee, Jimmy McGuigan, Eric Webster, Les Chapman, Colin Murphy, Jimmy Melia, Asa Hartford, Danny Bergara, Jim Gannon

FC Halifax Town managers:
Joe McClelland, Alex Raisbeck, Jimmy Thomson, Jack Breedon, Billy Wootton, Gerry Henry, Willie Watson, Vivien Booth & Harold Taylor, Harry Hooper, Don McEvoy, Vic Metcalfe, Alan Ball, Jimmy Lawson, George Kirby, Mickey Vullock, Mickey Bullock, Mick Jones, Billy Ayre, Jim McCalliog, Billy Heath

Grounds we have played on:
The Shay, MBi Shay Stadium (The Shay)

Stockport County players who have scored hat-tricks against FC Halifax Town:
Frank Newton - 3 goals on 26th October 1929 [view match]
Joe Hill - 3 goals on 6th January 1934 [view match]
Percy Downes - 4 goals on 6th January 1934 [view match]
Ken Finney - 4 goals on 12th January 1952 [view match]
Eddie Prudham - 3 goals on 2nd May 1980 [view match]
Micky Quinn - 3 goals on 1st January 1983 [view match]

FC Halifax Town players who have scored hat-tricks against Stockport County:
Fred Tunstall - 4 goals on 2nd September 1933 [view match]

Stockport County players who have been sent off against FC Halifax Town:
None

FC Halifax Town players who have been sent off against Stockport County:
Sam Challinor on 26th December 1921 [view match]
Joe McGrae on 21st November 1931 [view match]
Steve Ward on 29th August 1980 [view match]
David Evans on 1st January 1983 [view match]
Phil Brown on 16th October 1987 [view match]
Dean Martin on 4th February 1989 [view match]
David Evans on 18th January 1991 [view match]

Attendance information

Highest attendance at Stockport County:
15,223 on 26th December 1949 (view match)
Lowest attendance at Stockport County:
1,480 on 6th May 1985 (view match)
Highest attendance at FC Halifax Town:
10,024 on 1st December 1934 (view match)
Lowest attendance at FC Halifax Town:
1,071 on 19th September 1986 (view match)

Result information

Official games:
102
Wartime games:
4
First game:
0-0 on 26th December 1921 (view match)
Last game:
0-0 on 28th January 2017 (view match)
Last Stockport County win:
5-1 on 4th December 1993 (view match)
Last draw:
0-0 on 28th January 2017 (view match)
Last FC Halifax Town win:
3-1 on 30th January 1990 (view match)

Head to Head vs. FC Halifax Town

Overall home results

P W D L F A
54 35 10 9 131 57

Overall away results

P W D L F A
52 16 13 23 57 76

Past meetings

Date Opposition Result
26/12/1921 Halifax Town (H) D 0 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
27/12/1921 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
28/08/1926 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
15/01/1927 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
22/10/1927 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
03/03/1928 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
08/09/1928 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
24/11/1928 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0
FA Cup (Rd 1) (view info)
19/01/1929 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
26/10/1929 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
01/03/1930 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
11/10/1930 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
14/02/1931 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
21/11/1931 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
02/04/1932 Halifax Town (A) D 2 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
01/10/1932 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
11/02/1933 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
02/09/1933 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
06/01/1934 Halifax Town (H) W 13 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
01/12/1934 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
11/03/1935 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
Division Three (North) Cup (Rd 2) (view info)
20/03/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1
Division Three (North) Cup (Rd 2 replay) (view info)
13/04/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
16/11/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
21/03/1936 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
16/01/1937 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
03/04/1937 Halifax Town (H) D 0 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
05/09/1938 Halifax Town (A) D 3 - 3
English Third Division (North) (view info)
06/05/1939 Halifax Town (H) D 3 - 3
English Third Division (North) (view info)
26/08/1939 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
22/01/1944 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
Regional League (North Section - Second Competition) (view info)
29/01/1944 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 3
Regional League (North Section - Second Competition) (view info)
20/04/1946 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
Division Three Northern Section (Western Region) - second competition (view info)
27/04/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 2
Division Three Northern Section (Western Region) - second competition (view info)
31/08/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
14/12/1946 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1
FA Cup (Rd 2) (view info)
18/12/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
FA Cup (Rd 2 replay) (view info)
28/12/1946 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
25/08/1947 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
01/09/1947 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
09/10/1948 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
05/03/1949 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
26/12/1949 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
27/12/1949 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
26/03/1951 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
27/03/1951 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
12/01/1952 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
24/03/1952 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
22/09/1952 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
11/04/1953 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
24/08/1953 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
31/08/1953 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
25/08/1954 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
30/08/1954 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
24/09/1955 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
04/02/1956 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1
English Third Division (North) (view info)
30/03/1957 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
29/04/1957 Halifax Town (H) D 2 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
14/09/1957 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
English Third Division (North) (view info)
18/01/1958 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 2
English Third Division (North) (view info)
29/11/1958 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 3
English Third Division (view info)
18/04/1959 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (view info)
02/11/1963 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 2
English Fourth Division (view info)
14/03/1964 Halifax Town (H) L 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
22/03/1965 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
17/04/1965 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
27/08/1965 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
05/02/1966 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
21/10/1966 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
18/03/1967 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
06/09/1969 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (view info)
02/02/1970 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0
English Third Division (view info)
30/10/1976 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
31/01/1977 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
27/12/1977 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
25/03/1978 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
22/08/1978 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
23/03/1979 Halifax Town (H) L 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
22/04/1980 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
02/05/1980 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
29/08/1980 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
24/01/1981 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
13/11/1981 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
02/04/1982 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1
English Fourth Division (view info)
01/01/1983 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 2
English Fourth Division (view info)
13/05/1983 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0
English Fourth Division (view info)
11/11/1983 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 0
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
09/03/1984 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
23/04/1985 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
06/05/1985 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 0
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
04/11/1985 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
04/04/1986 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
Canon Fourth Division (view info)
19/09/1986 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 0
Today Fourth Division (view info)
14/02/1987 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0
Today Fourth Division (view info)
16/10/1987 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
04/03/1988 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
19/09/1988 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
04/02/1989 Halifax Town (A) D 2 - 2
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
03/11/1989 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
30/01/1990 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 1
Leyland DAF Cup (Rd 2) (view info)
05/05/1990 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
25/08/1990 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
18/01/1991 Halifax Town (H) W 5 - 1
Barclays Fourth Division (view info)
04/12/1993 Halifax Town (H) W 5 - 1
FA Cup (Rd 2) (view info)
16/08/2016 FC Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1
Vanarama National League North (view info)
28/01/2017 FC Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0
Vanarama National League North (view info)
Date Opposition Result Competition  
26/12/1921 Halifax Town (H) D 0 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
27/12/1921 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
28/08/1926 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
15/01/1927 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
22/10/1927 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
03/03/1928 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
08/09/1928 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
24/11/1928 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0 FA Cup (Rd 1) view info
19/01/1929 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
26/10/1929 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
01/03/1930 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
11/10/1930 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
14/02/1931 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
21/11/1931 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
02/04/1932 Halifax Town (A) D 2 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
01/10/1932 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
11/02/1933 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
02/09/1933 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
06/01/1934 Halifax Town (H) W 13 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
01/12/1934 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
11/03/1935 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 Division Three (North) Cup (Rd 2) view info
20/03/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1 Division Three (North) Cup (Rd 2 replay) view info
13/04/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
16/11/1935 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
21/03/1936 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
16/01/1937 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
03/04/1937 Halifax Town (H) D 0 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
05/09/1938 Halifax Town (A) D 3 - 3 English Third Division (North) view info
06/05/1939 Halifax Town (H) D 3 - 3 English Third Division (North) view info
26/08/1939 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
22/01/1944 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 Regional League (North Section - Second Competition) view info
29/01/1944 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 3 Regional League (North Section - Second Competition) view info
20/04/1946 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 Division Three Northern Section (Western Region) - second competition view info
27/04/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 2 Division Three Northern Section (Western Region) - second competition view info
31/08/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
14/12/1946 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1 FA Cup (Rd 2) view info
18/12/1946 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 FA Cup (Rd 2 replay) view info
28/12/1946 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
25/08/1947 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
01/09/1947 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
09/10/1948 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
05/03/1949 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
26/12/1949 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
27/12/1949 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
26/03/1951 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
27/03/1951 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
12/01/1952 Halifax Town (H) W 6 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
24/03/1952 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
22/09/1952 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
11/04/1953 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
24/08/1953 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
31/08/1953 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
25/08/1954 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
30/08/1954 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
24/09/1955 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
04/02/1956 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 1 English Third Division (North) view info
30/03/1957 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
29/04/1957 Halifax Town (H) D 2 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
14/09/1957 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 English Third Division (North) view info
18/01/1958 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 2 English Third Division (North) view info
29/11/1958 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 3 English Third Division view info
18/04/1959 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0 English Third Division view info
02/11/1963 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 2 English Fourth Division view info
14/03/1964 Halifax Town (H) L 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
22/03/1965 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
17/04/1965 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
27/08/1965 Halifax Town (H) W 3 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
05/02/1966 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
21/10/1966 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
18/03/1967 Halifax Town (A) W 1 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
06/09/1969 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0 English Third Division view info
02/02/1970 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0 English Third Division view info
30/10/1976 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
31/01/1977 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
27/12/1977 Halifax Town (A) D 1 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
25/03/1978 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
22/08/1978 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
23/03/1979 Halifax Town (H) L 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
22/04/1980 Halifax Town (A) W 3 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
02/05/1980 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
29/08/1980 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
24/01/1981 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
13/11/1981 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
02/04/1982 Halifax Town (A) L 4 - 1 English Fourth Division view info
01/01/1983 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 2 English Fourth Division view info
13/05/1983 Halifax Town (A) L 1 - 0 English Fourth Division view info
11/11/1983 Halifax Town (H) W 4 - 0 Canon Fourth Division view info
09/03/1984 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0 Canon Fourth Division view info
23/04/1985 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 1 Canon Fourth Division view info
06/05/1985 Halifax Town (H) L 3 - 0 Canon Fourth Division view info
04/11/1985 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 1 Canon Fourth Division view info
04/04/1986 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 Canon Fourth Division view info
19/09/1986 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 0 Today Fourth Division view info
14/02/1987 Halifax Town (H) W 2 - 0 Today Fourth Division view info
16/10/1987 Halifax Town (A) L 2 - 0 Barclays Fourth Division view info
04/03/1988 Halifax Town (H) W 1 - 0 Barclays Fourth Division view info
19/09/1988 Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 Barclays Fourth Division view info
04/02/1989 Halifax Town (A) D 2 - 2 Barclays Fourth Division view info
03/11/1989 Halifax Town (H) L 1 - 0 Barclays Fourth Division view info
30/01/1990 Halifax Town (A) L 3 - 1 Leyland DAF Cup (Rd 2) view info
05/05/1990 Halifax Town (A) W 2 - 1 Barclays Fourth Division view info
25/08/1990 Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 Barclays Fourth Division view info
18/01/1991 Halifax Town (H) W 5 - 1 Barclays Fourth Division view info
04/12/1993 Halifax Town (H) W 5 - 1 FA Cup (Rd 2) view info
16/08/2016 FC Halifax Town (H) D 1 - 1 Vanarama National League North view info
28/01/2017 FC Halifax Town (A) D 0 - 0 Vanarama National League North view info