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A list of Iron milestones

Club Records

The records that stand

FIRST FOOTBALL LEAGUE GAME

Division Three North - August 19, 1950 v Shrewsbury Town - D0-0

LINE-UP: Thompson, Barker, Brownsword, Allen, Taylor, McCormick, Mosby, Payne, Gorin, Rees, Boyes.

RECORD LEAGUE VICTORY

8-1 v Luton Town - Division Three - April 24, 1965

LINE-UP: Sidebottom, Horstead, Hemstead, Smith, Neale, Lindsey, Bramley (1), Scott, Thomas (5), Mahy (1), Wilson (1).

8-1 v Torquay United - Division Three - October 28, 1995

LINE-UP: Samways, Housham, Wilson, Ford (1), Knill (1), Hope (Nicholson), Thornber, Bullimore (Walsh), McFarlane (4) (Young), Eyre (2), Paterson.

RECORD CUP VICTORY

9-0 v Boston United - FA Cup Round One - November 21, 1953

LINE-UP: Malan, Hubbard, Brownsword, Sharpe, White, Busby, Mosby (1), Haigh (3), Whitfield (2), Gregory (1), Merfyn Jones (2)

RECORD DEFEAT

0-8 v Carlisle United - Division Three North - December 25, 1952

MOST LEAGUE POINTS

(2 for a win) - 66 - Division Three North - 1956/57 and 1957/58

(3 for a win) - 91 - League One - 2006/07

MOST LEAGUE GOALS

88 - Division Three North - 1957/58

HIGHEST LEAGUE SCORER IN A SEASON

Barrie Thomas - 31 goals - Division Two - 1961/62

Interestingly, Thomas had reached this figure by January of the campaign when he was transferred to Newcastle United.

Billy Sharp - 30 goals - League One - 2006/07

Sharp incidentally hit 32 goals for the campaign, but netted one goal in the FA Cup and one in the League Cup.

MOST LEAGUE GOALS IN TOTAL

Steve Cammack - 110 goals - 1979-81, 1981-86

MOST LEAGUE GOALS IN ONE MATCH

5 - Barrie Thomas v Luton Town - Division Three - April 24, 1965

MOST CAPPED PLAYER

Grant McCann - 12 caps - Northern Ireland

MOST LEAGUE APPEARANCES

597 - Jack Brownsword - 1950-65

YOUNGEST LEAGUE PLAYER

16 years, 201 days - Hakeeb Adelakun - v Tranmere Rovers - December 29, 2012

RECORD TRANSFER FEE RECEIVED

£2.5m - Gary Hooper to Celtic - August 2010

RECORD TRANSFER FEE PAID

£700,000 - Rob Jones from Hibernian - July 2009

Sequences

A look at the sequences through the clubs history...

LONGEST SEQUENCE OF LEAGUE WINS

SEVEN from 27/01/07 to 03/03/07

27/01/07 v Millwall (H) - W3-0

05/02/17 v Bristol City (H) - W1-0

17/02/17 v Rotherham United (H) - W1-0

20/02/17 v Swansea City (A) - W2-0

24/02/17 v Gillingham (H) - W3-1

27/02/17 v Crewe Alexandra (A) - W3-1

03/03/17 v Brentford (A) - W2-0

LONGEST SEQUENCE OF LEAGUE DEFEATS

EIGHT from 29/11/97 to 20/01/98

29/11/97 v Brighton & Hove Albion (H) - L0-2

13/12/97 v Scarborough (H) - L1-3

20/12/97 v Darlington (A) - L0-1

26/12/97 v Notts County (H) - L1-2

28/12/97 v Chester City (A) - L0-1

10/01/98 v Peterborough United (H) - L1-3

17/01/98 v Mansfield Town (A) - L0-1

20/01/98 v Macclesfield Town (A) - L0-2

LONGEST SEQUENCE OF LEAGUE DRAWS

SIX from 02/01/84 to 25/02/84

02/01/84 v Brentford (H) - D4-4

21/01/84 v Bolton Wanderers (A) - D0-0

03/02/84 v Southend United (A) - D0-0

10/02/84 v Newport County (H) - D3-3

18/02/84 v Wimbledon (A) - D1-1

25/02/84 v Bristol Rovers (H) - D2-2

LONGEST SEQUENCE OF UNBEATEN MATCHES

TWENTY-EIGHT from 23/11/13 to 21/04/14

23/11/13 v Portsmouth (A) - W2-1

26/11/13 v Rochdale (A) - W4-0

30/11/13 v Torquay United (H) - W3-1

14/12/13 v Wycombe Wanderers (A) - D1-1

21/12/13 v Morecambe (H) - W2-0

26/12/13 v Bury (A) - D2-2

29/12/13 v Oxford United (A) - W2-0

01/01/14 v Rochdale (H) - W3-0

11/01/14 v Mansfield Town (A) - W2-0

18/01/14 v AFC Wimbledon (H) - D0-0

25/01/14 v Dagenham & Redbridge (A) - D3-3

27/01/14 v Fleetwood Town (H) - D0-0

01/02/14 v Hartlepool United (A) - D0-0

08/02/14 v Chesterfield (A) - D1-1

14/02/14 v Accrington Stanley (A) - W3-2

22/02/14 v Portsmouth (H) - W5-1

25/02/14 v Bristol Rovers (H) - D1-1

01/03/14 v Newport County (A) - D2-2

08/03/14 v Northampton Town (H) - D1-1

11/03/14 v Southend United (H) - D2-2

15/03/14 v Plymouth Argyle (A) - W2-0

22/03/14 v Burton Albion (H) - W1-0

25/03/14 v Cheltenham Town (A) - W2-0

29/03/14 v Wycombe Wanderers (H) - D0-0

05/04/14 v Torquay United (A) - W1-0

12/04/14 v Bury (H) - D2-2

18/04/14 v Morecambe (A) - D1-1

21/04/14 v Oxford United (H) - W1-0

LONGEST SEQUENCE OF HOME UNBEATEN MATCHES

TWENTY-SIX from 28/12/15 to 28/01/17

28/12/15 v Rochdale - D1-1

02/01/16 v Wigan Athletic - D1-1

23/01/16 v Colchester United - W3-0

13/02/16 v Southend United - W1-0

27/02/16 v Oldham Athletic - D1-1

05/03/16 v Gillingham - D0-0

08/03/16 v Doncaster Rovers - W2-0

19/03/16 v Chesterfield - D1-1

28/03/16 v Swindon Town - W6-0

09/04/16 v Burton Albion - W1-0

19/04/16 v Bury - W2-1

30/04/16 v Port Vale - W1-0

06/08/16 v Bristol Rovers - W3-1

20/08/16 v Gillingham - W5-0

10/09/16 v Southend United - W4-0

20/09/16 v Charlton Athletic - D0-0

24/09/16 v Sheffield United - D2-2

08/10/16 v Northampton Town - D1-1

15/10/16 v Milton Keynes Dons - W2-1

29/10/16 v Swindon Town - W4-1

19/11/16 v Oldham Athletic - W1-0

26/11/16 v Oxford United - D1-1

17/12/16 v Millwall - W3-0

02/01/17 v Peterborough United - D1-1

07/01/17 v Bury - W3-2

28/01/17 v Port Vale - W3-2

LONGEST SEQUENCE WITHOUT A LEAGUE WIN

FOURTEEN from 22/03/75 to 06/09/75

22/03/75 v Reading (A) - D1-1

28/03/75 v Hartlepool United (A) - L0-1

01/04/75 v Lincoln City (H) - D1-1

05/04/75 v Rotherham United (A) - L2-3

08/04/75 v Southport (A) - L0-1

12/04/75 v Chester City (H) - L1-3

15/04/75 v Brentford (H) - L1-2

19/04/75 v Cambridge United (A) - L0-2

21/04/75 v Mansfield Town (A) - L0-7

26/04/75 v Stockport County (H) - D0-0

16/08/75 v Darlington (A) - L0-2

23/08/75 v Exeter City (H) - L0-1

30/08/75 v Newport County (A) - D0-0

06/09/75 v Huddersfield Town (H) - L0-1

SUCCESSIVE SCORING RUNS

TWENTY-FOUR from 13/01/07 to 01/09/07

13/01/07 v Oldham Athletic (H) - D1-1

16/01/07 v Cheltenham Town (A) - D1-1

20/01/07 v Doncaster Rovers (A) - D2-2

27/01/07 v Millwall (H) - W3-0

05/02/07 v Bristol City (H) - W1-0

17/02/07 v Rotherham United (H) - W1-0

20/02/07 v Swansea City (A) - W2-0

24/02/07 v Gillingham (H) - W3-1

27/02/07 v Crewe Alexandra (A) - W3-1

03/03/07 v Brentford (A) - W2-0

10/03/07 v Nottingham Forest (H) - D1-1

17/03/07 v Brighton & Hove Albion (A) - D1-1

24/03/07 v Leyton Orient (A) - D2-2

31/03/07 v Bradford City (H) - W2-0

06/04/07 v Yeovil Town (H) - W1-0

09/04/07 v Northampton Town (A) - L1-2

14/04/07 v Huddersfield Town (H) - W2-0

21/04/07 v Tranmere Rovers (A) - W2-0

28/04/07 v Blackpool (A) - L1-3

05/05/07 v Carlisle United (H) - W3-0

11/08/07 v Charlton Athletic (A) - D1-1

18/08/07 v Burnley (H) - W2-0

25/08/07 v Bristol City (A) - L1-2

01/09/07 v Sheffield United (H) - W3-2

SUCCESSIVE NON-SCORING RUNS

SEVEN from 19/04/75 to 06/09/75

19/04/75 v Cambridge United (A) - L0-2

21/04/75 v Mansfield Town (A) - L0-7

26/04/75 v Stockport County (H) - D0-0

16/08/75 v Darlington (A) - L0-2

23/08/75 v Exeter City (H) - L0-1

30/08/75 v Newport County (A) - D0-0

06/09/75 v Huddersfield Town (H) - L0-1