Matches played at The Dell, Southampton


Date of matchType of matchName of teamName of teamScoreAttendance
9 March 1901Home ChampionshipEnglandWales3-08,000
27 November 1920Football League Division ThreeCrystal PalaceExeter City2-112,000
11 October 1924International Amateur matchEnglandSouth Africa3-28,000
8 April 1950International Amateur matchEnglandFrance0-014,000
28 November 1955FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayAldershotYeovil Town3-04,527
21 March 1956International 'B' matchEnglandSwitzerland4-118,919
28 October 1957Southern Professional Floodlit Cup 1st roundSouthamptonLuton Town0-26,712
27 October 1958Southern Professional Floodlit Cup 1st roundSouthamptonWatford0-05,240
26 October 1959Southern Professional Floodlit Cup 1st roundSouthamptonAldershot3-03,979
18 January 1960Southern Professional Floodlit quarter-final replaySouthamptonCrystal Palace2-16,151
26 October 1960League Cup 1st round 2nd replaySouthamptonNewport County5-38,414
22 March 1962International under-23 matchEnglandTurkey4-118,478
18 April 1963

UEFA European Youth Championship semi-final

(Northern Ireland won on toss of coin)

Northern IrelandBulgaria3-3-
24 November 1965International under-23 matchEnglandYugoslavia2-123,035
1 March 1967UEFA International TournamentEnglandScotland1-0-
6 August 1974Texaco Cup Group BSouthamptonOrient2-19,932
10 August 1974Texaco Cup Group BSouthamptonWest Ham United2-011,364
1 October 1974Texaco Cup quarter-final 2nd legSouthamptonRangers2-019,481
5 November 1974Texaco Cup semi-final 2nd legSouthamptonOldham Athletic2-114,431
27 November 1974Texaco Cup final 1st legSouthamptonNewcastle United1-017,100
24 November 1979FA Cup 1st roundSalisburyMillwall1-28,805
9 September 1980International under-21 matchEnglandNorway3-06,973
16 October 1984UEFA under-21 championship preliminariesEnglandFinaland2-06,325
22 October 1985Screen Sports Super Cup Group 2SouthamptonLiverpool1-110,503
17 December 1985Screen Sports Super Cup Group 2SouthamptonTottenham Hotspur1-34,680
25 November 1986Full Members Cup 2nd roundSouthamptonHull City2-14,518
9 December 1986Full Members Cup 3rd roundSouthamptonNorwich City



8 November 1988Simod Cup 1st roundSouthamptonStoke City


13 December 1988Simod Cup 2nd roundSouthamptonCrystal Palace


11 September 1990International under-21 matchEnglandHungary3-19,534
20 November 1990Zenith Data Systems Cup 2nd roundSouthamptonQueen's Park Rangers4-05,071
7 January 1992Zenith Data Systems Cup semi-finalSouthamptonWest Ham United2-16,861
21 January 1992Zenith Data Systems Cup Southern Area final 1st legSouthamptonChelsea2-08,726
16 February 1993International under-19 matchEnglandDenmark0-1tbc
26 March 1999UEFA under-21 championship preliminariesEnglandPoland5-015,202


Photograph from Southampton versus Everton, FA Cup quarter-final, 1908 (final score 3-2, attendance: 21,690):