Wrexham 3
Rochdale 0
League (Division Three North)


Wrexham
3 - 0
Rochdale 

League
(Division Three North)
Saturday, February 28th, 1953
Racecourse Ground
Attendance: 7,794
3:15pm kick-off

Goalscorers
Harry Boyle (o.g.) (38)
Tommy Tilston (50)
Glyn Hughes (85)
None.

Team Managers
Peter Jackson
Jack Warner

Starting Eleven
1. Pat Egglestone
2. Albert Parker
3. Peter Fisher
4. George Jones
5. Jack Capper
6. Johnny Tapscott
7. Glyn Hughes
8. Ron Hewitt
9. Tommy Bannan
10. Tommy Tilston
11. Gordon Richards
Brian Sutton .1
Bill Watson .2
Harry Boyle .3
Joe Lynn .4
Eric Downes .5
Alistair Buchan .6
Jackie Arthur .7
Bobby Gilfillan .8
Harry Whitworth .9
Bert Foulds .10
John Graham .11

Bench
None. None.

Substitutions
None. None.

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

R.J. Leafe (Nottingham) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at February 28th, 1953)


1952-53 All Time
League Cups All
Pat Egglestone (GK) 4 - 0 - 4 -
Jack Capper 5 - 0 - 5 -
Peter Fisher 24 - 1 - 62 -
Albert Parker 2113 - 361
George Jones 2824 - 895
Johnny Tapscott 3214 - 872
Ron Hewitt 31104 - 7925
Gordon Richards 3 - 1 - 4 -
Tommy Tilston 3013424417
Glyn Hughes 339423711
Tommy Bannan 3212448331







League Table & Results (as at February 28th, 1953)


Other Wrexham matches played on February 28th, 1953:
Welsh National League (Wrexham Area) Division Two
Vron Celts2-3Wrexham 'A'
Cheshire County League
Macclesfield Town2-0Wrexham Reserves

Results of league matches played since last match
21st February 1953
Accrington S.1-0Barrow
Bradford City4-3Darlington
Chester1-2Carlisle United
Chesterfield1-2York City
Crewe Alex.1-0Tranmere R.
Halifax Town0-0Wrexham
Mansfield Town1-1Bradford PA
Port Vale0-0Southport
Rochdale3-1Oldham Athletic
Scunthorpe & Lyndsey Utd0-0Hartlepools United
Stockport Co.3-1Gateshead AFC
Workington3-1Grimsby Town
28th February 1953
Accrington S.1-2Southport
Barrow5-1Bradford City
Bradford PA3-0Darlington
Chesterfield1-0Port Vale
Grimsby Town0-1Stockport Co.
Halifax Town2-1Carlisle United
Mansfield Town2-0Hartlepools United
Tranmere R.4-0Chester
Workington4-0Crewe Alex.
Wrexham3-0Rochdale
York City0-2Scunthorpe & Lyndsey Utd


Division Three (North) 1952-53
P W D L Avg Pts
1. Oldham Athletic 31 18 8 5 2.103 44
2. Grimsby Town 34 17 8 9 1.605 42
3. Port Vale 32 14 11 7 1.680 39
4. WREXHAM 33 17 5 11 1.212 39
5. York City 33 14 9 10 1.206 37
6. Southport 33 15 7 11 1.045 37
7. Carlisle United 34 13 10 11 1.381 36
8. Scunthorpe & Lyndsey Utd 33 13 10 10 1.289 36
9. Barrow 34 14 8 12 1.104 36
10. Crewe Alexandra 34 15 6 13 1.019 36
11. Gateshead AFC 33 12 11 10 1.178 35
12. Halifax Town 33 12 11 10 1.020 35
13. Chesterfield 34 13 8 13 1.044 34
14. Hartlepools United 34 11 12 11 0.822 34
15. Stockport County 33 12 9 12 1.167 33
16. Tranmere Rovers 33 14 5 14 1.150 33
17. Mansfield Town 33 11 10 12 0.813 32
18. Bradford (Park Avenue) 32 12 7 13 1.000 31
19. Bradford City 33 8 13 12 0.683 29
20. Workington 33 10 7 16 0.667 27
21. Chester 32 7 10 15 0.780 24
22. Darlington 33 10 3 20 0.627 23
23. Rochdale 33 8 4 21 0.667 20
24. Accrington Stanley 32 6 8 18 0.500 20