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The Racecourse Ground

the ground was mainly used for cricket and occasionally, horse racing
 
 

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 The Racecourse Ground
Mold Road
Peel Street
Wrexham
LL11 2AH

Oldest football stadium still in use, known as My Racecourse since August 2016.

P 18 W 11 D 4 L 3 F 47: A 22
72%
successful

1880-1984

opened 1807
Home club Wrexham AFC
Capacities 10,771 [2019], 15,500 [2014]
Record Attendance 34,445, Wrexham AFC vs. Manchester United FC, 26 January 1957, FA Cup fourth round.
First match In 1872. Holding it's first international match in 1877.

England Career

Venue number Four
First match No. 11, 15 March 1880, Wales 0 England 1, a friendly match.
Last match No. 587, 2 May 1984, Wales 1 England 0, a British Championship match.
Major tournaments British Championship 1883-84, 1885-86, 1889-90, 1891-92, 1893-94, 1897-98, 1901-02, 1903-04, 1907-08, 1911-12, 1926-27, 1930-31, 1932-33, 1979-80, 1983-84;
Distinctions None

1879

1909

1938

1949

2019

 
 
England's Competition Record at The Racecourse Ground
Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
British Championship 15 9 4 2 39 14 +25 3 7 2.60 0.933 73.3 +7
Friendly 3 2 0 1 8 8 =0 0 0 2.667 2.667 66.7 +1
All 18 11 4 3 47 22 +25 3 7 2.611 1.222 72.2 +8

Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1883-84 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1885-86 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1889-90 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1891-92 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1893-94 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4 0 0 5.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1897-98 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1901-02 1 0 1 0 0 0 =0 1 1 0.00 0.00 50.0 =0
BC 1903-04 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
BC 1907-08 1 1 0 0 7 1 +6 0 0 7.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1911-12 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1926-27 1 0 1 0 3 3 =0 0 0 3.00 3.00 50.0 =0
BC 1930-31 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1932-33 1 0 1 0 0 0 =0 1 1 0.00 0.00 50.0 =0
BC 1979-80 1 0 0 1 1 4 -3 0 0 1.00 4.00 0.00 -1
BC 1983-84 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
BC All 15 9 4 2 39 14 +25 3 7 2.60 0.933 73.3 +7

   

England's Results at The Racecourse Ground

 
11 15 March 1880 - Wales 2 England 3 [0-1]
(3,000)
W.Roberts, J.Roberts
Hibbott OG
, Sparks (2)
Fr AW
16 13 March 1882 - Wales 5 England 3 [1-2]
(5,000)
Owen (2), Morgan, A.Jones OG, Vaughan
Mosforth, Parry, H.Cursham
AL
22 17 March 1884 - Wales 0 England 4 [0-1]
(4,500)
Bromley-Davenport (2), Bailey, Gunn BC AW
28 29 March 1886 - Wales 1 England 3 [1-0]
(5,000)
Lewis
Amos, Brann, Dewhurst
  AW
39 15 March 1890 - Wales 1 England 3 [1-0]
(5,000)
Lewis
Currey (2), Lindley
  AW
45 5 March 1892 - Wales 0 England 2 [0-1]
(4,500)
Henfrey, Sandilands   AW
51 12 March 1894 - Wales 1 England 5 [1-2]
(5,500)
Bowdler
Veitch (3), Parry OG, Gosling
  AW
63 28 March 1898 - Wales 0 England 3 [0-1]
(6,000)
Wheldon (2), G.O.Smith   AW
74 3 March 1902 - Wales 0 England 0 [0-0]
(10,000)
    AD
80 29 February 1904 - Wales 2 England 2 [1-0]
(9,000)
Watkins, Davies
G.Davis, Bache (Parry OG)
  AD
93 16 March 1908 - Wales 1 England 7 [0-4]
(7,000)
Davies
Woodward (3
), Windridge, Wedlock, Hildson (2)
  AW
112 11 March 1912 - Wales 0 England 2 [0-2]
(10,000)
Holley, Freeman   AW
152 12 February 1927 - Wales 3 England 3 [2-2]
(16,000)
L.Davies (2 (1 pen)), Lewis
Dean
(2)
, Walker
  AD
174 22 November 1930 - Wales 0 England 4 [0-2]
(11,282)
Hampson (2), Hodgson, Bradford   AW
183 16 November 1932 - Wales 0 England 0 [0-0]
(25,167)
    AD
497 24 March 1976 - Wales 1 England 2 [0-0]
(20,927)
Curtis
R.Kennedy, Taylor
Fr AW
540 17 May 1980 - Wales 4 England 1 [2-1]
(24,236)
Thomas, Walsh, L.James, Thompson OG
Mariner
BC AL
587 2 May 1984 - Wales 1 England 0 [1-0]
 (14,250)
M.Hughes AL

 

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