Wrexham 0
Bradford City 1
League (Division Three North)


Wrexham
0 - 1
Bradford City 

League
(Division Three North)
Wednesday, September 30th, 1953
Racecourse Ground
Attendance: 11,039
5:20pm kick-off

Goalscorers
None. Bill Holmes (23)

Team Managers
Peter Jackson
Ivor Powell

Starting Eleven
1. Bob Connor
2. Les Speed
3. Peter Fisher
4. George Jones
5. Phil Spruce
6. Johnny Tapscott
7. Glyn Hughes
8. Ron Hewitt
9. Bill Heggie
10. Tommy Tilston
11. Tommy Bannan
Jimmy Gooch .1
Jock Whyte .2
George Mulholland .3
David Gray .4
George Hepplewhite .5
Ivor Powell .6
Tommy McCulloch .7
Ron Harbertson .8
Bill Holmes .9
Whelan Ward .10
Billy Tunnicliffe .11

Bench
None. None.

Substitutions
None. None.

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

A. Jones (Liverpool) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at September 30th, 1953)


1953-54 All Time
League Cups All
Bob Connor (GK) 8 - 0 - 75 -
Peter Fisher 13 - 0 - 88 -
Les Speed 1 - 0 - 1901
George Jones 13 - 0 - 1138
Phil Spruce 2 - 0 - 4 -
Johnny Tapscott 13 - 0 - 1132
Ron Hewitt 1340 - 10332
Tommy Tilston 1360 - 7028
Bill Heggie 1290 - 2212
Glyn Hughes 1120 - 5816
Tommy Bannan 410 - 10037







League Table & Results (as at September 30th, 1953)


Results of league matches played since last match
28th September 1953
Accrington S.2-2Carlisle United
Chesterfield2-1Rochdale
Crewe Alex.0-0Port Vale
Halifax Town2-0Grimsby Town
Mansfield Town2-3Barrow
Workington2-0Gateshead AFC
29th September 1953
Tranmere R.2-2Stockport Co.
30th September 1953
Bradford PA5-0Chester
Wrexham0-1Bradford City


Division Three (North) 1953-54
P W D L Avg Pts
1. Port Vale 13 9 3 1 5.250 21
2. Crewe Alexandra 13 5 7 1 1.700 17
3. WREXHAM 13 7 2 4 1.412 16
4. Bradford City 13 7 2 4 0.923 16
5. Barnsley 12 5 5 2 1.583 15
6. Gateshead AFC 13 5 5 3 1.286 15
7. Chesterfield 12 6 3 3 1.267 15
8. Bradford (Park Avenue) 12 5 4 3 1.714 14
9. Stockport County 13 4 6 3 1.235 14
10. Scunthorpe & Lyndsey Utd 11 5 3 3 1.462 13
11. Carlisle United 12 5 3 4 1.364 13
12. Barrow 12 5 3 4 1.176 13
13. Southport 12 5 3 4 1.125 13
14. Mansfield Town 12 4 4 4 1.000 12
15. Halifax Town 13 4 3 6 0.786 11
16. Grimsby Town 13 5 1 7 0.704 11
17. Accrington Stanley 12 4 2 6 0.900 10
18. Tranmere Rovers 12 4 1 7 0.800 9
19. Chester 12 3 3 6 0.700 9
20. York City 12 2 5 5 0.636 9
21. Darlington 12 2 5 5 0.632 9
22. Hartlepools United 11 2 4 5 0.571 8
23. Workington 12 2 2 8 0.480 6
24. Rochdale 12 1 3 8 0.292 5