YORK CITY

("Minster Men")

Year formed1922
Turned professional
Limited company2003
Previous names

None

Ground

Bootham Crescent, York YO30 7AQ

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements115 v 75 yards ( x  metres)
Ground capacity8,256
Record attendance at present ground28,123 v Huddersfield Town, FA Cup 6th round, 5th March 1938 (drew 0-0)
League career

Midland League: 1922 - 1929

Division Three (North): 1929 - 1958

Division Four: 1958 - 1959

Division Three: 1959 - 1960

Division Four: 1960 - 1965

Division Three: 1965 - 1966

Division Four: 1966 - 1971

Division Three: 1971 - 1974

Division Two: 1974 - 1976

Division Three: 1976 - 1977

Division Four: 1977 - 1984

Division Three: 1984 - 1988

Division Four/Three: 1988 - 1993

Division Two: 1993 - 1999

Division Three: 1999 - 2004

Conference: 2004 - 2012

League Two: 2012 - 2016

National League: 2016 - 2017

National League North: 2017 - .

First Football League game31 August 1922 v Wigan Borough, Division Three (North), won 2-0
Honours
European

None

Domestic - League

Division Four champions: 1983-84

Domestic - Cup

FA Trophy winners: 2011-12

FA Trophy runners-up: 2008-09

Best League position15th, Division Two, 1974-75
Lowest League position24th, Division Four/Three, 1980-81, 2003-04
Furthest in FA CupSemi-final, 1954-55
Furthest in League CupQuarter-final, 1961-62
Most League points
2 for a win62, Division Four, 1964-65
3 for a win101, Division Four, 1983-84
Fewest League points
2 for a win27, Division Three, 1965-66
3 for a win33, Division Three, 1987-88
Most League goals scored96, Division Four, 1983-84
Most League goals conceded

106, Division Three, 1965-66

Fewest League goals scored35, Division Three, 2003-04
Fewest League goals conceded38, Division Three, 1973-73
Most wins in a League season

31, Division Four, 1983-84

Fewest wins in a League season

7, League Two, 2015-16

Most draws in a League season

19, Division Three, 1973-74

19, League Two, 2012-13, 2014-15

Fewest draws in a League season

6, Division Three (North), 1930-31, 1932-33, 1934-35

6, Division Four, 1964-65

Most losses in a League season29, Division Three, 1987-88
Fewest losses in a League season6, Division Four, 1964-65
Record League win

9-1 v Southport, Division Three (North), 2 February 1957

Record Cup win

7-1 v Horsforth, FA Cup preliminary round, 20 September 1924

7-1 v Stockton Malleable, FA Cup 3rd qualifying round, 29 October 1927

7-1 v Stockton, FA Cup 1st qualifying round, 29 September 1928

Record defeat

0-12 v Chester, Division Three (North), 1 February 1936

Highest number of League goals scored
in a season

31, Arthur Bottom, 1954-55, 1955-56

31, Billy Fenton, 1951-52

in total127, Norman Wilkinson, 1954-66
Most League goals scored in one match5, Alf Patrick v Rotherham United, Division Three (North), 11 November 1948
Most League appearances481, Barry Jackson, 1958-70

Most capped player

7, Peter Scott, Northern Ireland

Youngest League player15 years 281 days, Reg Stockhill v Wigan Borough, 29 August 1929
Highest transfer fee received£950,000 for Richard Cresswell to Sheffield Wednesday, March 1999
Highest transfer fee paid£140,000 for Adrian Randall from Burnley, December 1995