George cooper was the star of the show as promotionchasing plymouth argyle made it backto. An illustrated record of plymouth fc 19202002 by terry guswell and chris robinson 1 oct 2002 3. Plymouth argyle football club is a professional football club based in the city of plymouth, devon, england. Saltash pilgrims the forerunner of todays plymouth argyle, were in the south west combination league for three seasons before becoming plymouth argyle. Plymouth argyle wiki 2020 professional association football club based in the city of plymouth, devon, england. The club finished as runnersup no fewer than six times in succession between 1922 and 1927 but in those days only the champions of the regional divisions were promoted. Em 1898, tornouse um clube poliesportivo, utilizando o nome argyle athletic club.
Founded in 1886 as argyle football club, they became a professional club in january 1903, and were elected to the southern league ahead of the 190304 season. It is intended that an enlarged and revised second edition of this book will be available following. Fans can revisit the past through an extensive collection of newspaper headlines. And remember porter missed that sitter when we played you which meant exeter have stayed in play offs and youve gone up. He stated that the argyle name comes from the original founders of the argyle athletic since they admired the very good footballing skills by the argyll and sutherland highlanders that were stationed in the plymouth area at the time. Hodges also holds the records for appearances made in league, fa cup, and league cup competition.
The argyle archive has a growing collection of items from argyle history. The argyle football club were known to have played 17 matches in their first season of 188687 of which 8 were won, 2 drawn, 7 lost. All the latest breaking news, headlines, analysis and articles on plymouth argyle fc from the evening standard. They have beaten hartlepool united and millwall 81. The club was made in 1886, but it was called argyle athletic club. The 1932 season became one of the best in the clubs history. History, facts and figures from every day of the year. Plymouth argyle football club limited officers free. Plymouth argyle football club is an english association football club based in plymouth, devon. O clube foi fundado em 1886 como argyle football club, tendo seu primeiro jogo contra o dunheved college atualmente launceston college, em launceston, onde grande parte dos jogadores haviam estudado. All the latest injury news, transfers, match reports and opinions about plymouth argyle football club.
Open up the history of plymouth fc book and reminisce the best moments in the teams football legacy. The squad overview can be embedded on the own homepage via iframe. Football club histories come in all shapes and sizes. There are few sources and no definitive accounts of plymouth argyle football club during the years of the second world war. They have played at home park, known as the theatre of greens, since 1901. Argyle are one of two devon clubs who compete in the football league, the other being exeter city, argyle s local rivals. Motherwell add to collection of exargyle players by. The friends, f howard grose and mr w pettybridge, arranged a meeting at the borough arms. Leatherette bound personalised football newspaper book plymouth argyle.
The next season was the worst in the clubs history they finished. Plymouth argyles appearance record is held by kevin hodges, who played 620 times for the club over the course of 15 seasons from 1978 to 1992. Using contemporaneous newspaper reports and other material, this chapter sets out to tell the story of the club in those dark days. The club won the southern league championship in 19 and finished as runnersup on two occasions, before being elected to the football. The player to have made the most appearances in the current squad is gary sawyer, with 236 as at 12 december 2018. Later that week argyle won for the first timebeating dunheved college now launceston college in launceston where many of the clubs first members had been educated 21. Plymouth argyle on this day revisits all the most magical and memorable moments from the clubs rollercoaster past, mixing in a maelstrom of quirky anecdotes and legendary characters to produce an irresistibly dippable pilgrims diary with an entry for every day of the year. Liverpool face the prospect of a tricky fa cup thirdround replay against plymouth argyle after they were held to a 00 draw at anfield on sunday more. A social and political history of everton and liverpool football clubs. Browse the independent s complete collection of articles and commentary on plymouth argyle fc. The club changed its name to plymouth argyle football club in 1903. Brown premium leatherette bound personalised football newspaper book plymouth argyle. Palfc are a womens football club located in plymouth, south west of england we currently play in the fawnl.
Plymouth argyle has never won a match by more than 7 goals. All the latest breaking news on plymouth argyle fc. Photos from the irons 40 away league one win at plymouth argyle. Argyle are one of two devon clubs who compete in the football league, the other being exeter city, argyles local rivals. Given the current climate surrounding the coronavirus, the club has taken the decision to delay the abba concert at home park stadium until saturday, september 26. Argyles ups and downs continued and down they went again at the end of 19978. The team competes in league two after being relegated from league one in the 201819 season. Plymouth argyle fc latest news, breaking stories and.
Football club histories i p football club histories come in all shapes and sizes. They range from old, old football books and pamphlets, detailing the early days of a clubs history to contemporary football books, offering an up to date profile of hundreds of football clubs, domestic and international. The argyle archive plymouth argyle heritage archive to give it its full title is a volunteerrun registered charity dedicated to preserving and promoting the heritage of plymouth argyle football club. Argyle scored 100 goals that year and finished fourth in the league table.
Plymouth argyle hardcover november 10, 2006 by john lloyd phd author 3. In 1920 plymouth argyle along with the rest of the top southern league clubs joined the new third division of the football league. No problem, was a pleasure to be of assistance tweeted 4 minutes ago by rorycafc27. Plymouth argyle football club was born in 1886, when two friends decided the town as plymouth was then needed a football team which local people would be proud to play for and support. Since the team joined in 1886, the pilgrims have since won many momentous games at home park, all collected in this personalised plymouth argyle football book. Transfers 1920 this is an overview of all the clubs transfers in the chosen season. Although best known for selling books, they now have expanded their range to include all sorts of goodies you never know what you might find.
Lucas leiva, liverpool captain on the night, scored his first competitive goal since 2010 to give his side a 10 win in the thirdround replay against plymouth argyle published. The records of the plymouth club, have become cloudy and efforts are being made to update the clubs history. Chris porters open goal shocker proves so costly for crewe against plymouth argyle the striker should have put his side into a. The club was founded in 1886 as argyle football club, the first match taking place on 16 october 1886 against caxton, a team from cornwall and saw the pilgrims lose 20. The 190910 season was the seventh competitive season in the history of plymouth argyle football club. Please click the button send inquiry which opens a new email message. Football standards were high and argyle began to establish a reputation at national level. Saturday, march 25, 1978 daves first is a tonic for town click to view a newspaper report of swindons 20 win at plymouth argyle in the 19771978 season. History of plymouth argyle fc the plymouth argyle squad, 19212 a year after the club joined the football league plymouth argyle football club was born in 1886, when two friends decided the town as plymouth was then needed a football team which.
The last and most convincing one is from sam rendell, who has been the president of the club for a number of years. Plymouth argyle appoint derek adams as manager plymouth. Personalised plymouth argyle football book historic newspapers. This plymouth argyle newspaper book gives a comprehensive history of plymouth argyle football club a gift for any fan. Invicta screen printers green army plymouth argyle football club fc soccer t shirt. Plymouth argyle football club limited free company information from companies house including registered office address, filing history, accounts, annual. Personalised plymouth argyle football book historic. From the clubs victorian foundation as argyle fc through to the 21st century, the greenandwhite faithful have.1383 533 1409 972 616 179 422 858 526 1275 800 1346 960 295 315 624 1135 852 996 326 1522 520 308 601 748 59 930 1418 8 52 664 623 1066 350 1462 133 1202 1397 1045 1016 1056 1038 167 199 897 614 653