Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

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Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by NZSHOT » Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:22 pm

One for statto or perhaps someone else with good memory, preseason friendly back in 1991, anyone remember the score? cant find anywhere

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:47 pm

1-2, on a Sunday if I remember correctly

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:01 pm

I remember seeing a few cov players in the sportsmans club after the game, peake, gynn amongst others, also viv Richards retired that day from West Indies cricket at the oval!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by NZSHOT » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:12 pm

cheers postie , yes was on a sunday , have you the programme or a good memory? Terry Butcher was Coventry manager, some 20 or so years later he returned with Inverness Caly Thistle !!!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:28 pm

NZSHOT wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:12 pm
cheers postie , yes was on a sunday , have you the programme or a good memory? Terry Butcher was Coventry manager, some 20 or so years later he returned with Inverness Caly Thistle !!!
Both but gave up buying programmes after Grimsby at home in December 09!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Fuggletim » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:53 pm

I don't remember the score, but this was the first ever football match I took my Daughter to! Amazing that she still comes along some 27 x years later!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:05 pm

Fuggletim wrote:
Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:53 pm
I don't remember the score, but this was the first ever football match I took my Daughter to! Amazing that she still comes along some 27 x years later!
Score was 2-1 Coventry

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Fuggletim » Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:11 pm

Thanks DS. Asked my daughter, but she couldn't remember. Still she was only 3 at the time!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:20 pm

Fuggletim wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:11 pm
Thanks DS. Asked my daughter, but she couldn't remember. Still she was only 3 at the time!
One of my first was Darlington 1-6 March 83 and I came back for more, disturbing!

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Statto » Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:58 pm

The game was played on Sunday July 28th 1991.

Aldershot went ahead through a Micky Gynn own goal before Kevin Gallacher and Peter Ndlovu scored for Coventry.

The Shots team that day was: Peter Hucker (Gary Leake), Kevan Brown (Peter Terry), Tony Hopkins (Richard Dunwell), Glen Burvill (Lee Cormack), Mark Whitlock (Ian McDonald), Rob Vassle (Jason Tucker), Mark Rees (Ian Stewart), David Puckett, Keith Bertschin (Paul Dadson), Mark Ogley, Leigh Cooper
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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Disturbed Postie » Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:15 pm

Statto wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:58 pm
The game was played on Sunday July 28th 1991.

Aldershot went ahead through a Micky Gynn own goal before Kevin Galacher and Peter Ndlovu scored for Coventry.

The Shots team that day was: Peter Hucker (Gary Leake), Kevan Brown (Peter Terry), Tony Hopkins (Richard Dunwell), Glen Burvill (Lee Cormack), Mark Whitlock (Ian McDonald), Rob Vassle (Jason Tucker), Mark Rees (Ian Stewart), David Puckett, Keith Bertschin (Paul Dadson), Mark Ogley, Leigh Cooper
Whatever happened to Kevin Gallagher after that? :wink:

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Steve Stairs elbow » Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:45 pm

Here's some match action from the North Stand from the Coventry game!

https://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/ne ... d649795488

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Re: Aldershot v Coventry City 1991

Post by Trust in Gary » Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:18 am

I think the own goal was a gres finish from a distance and he lobbed the goalkeeper


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