GLOVERS ON MONDAY: What happened on this day in Yeovil Town’s history on July 31?
WELCOME to the Glovers on Monday feature where on each Monday of the week during the football season we will be delving into the recent archives of Yeovil Town FC to find what happened on the corresponding day in years gone by.
Our search goes from the 1987-1988 season, the year Yeovil won the Vauxhall-Opel Premier League, up to the present day and we will look back at the games featured on this particular day in history.
Today we are looking back at what happened down the years on July 31.
PHOTO – TOP: Bartosz Tarachulski (centre) with Sam Foley (left) and Adrian Caceres (right). Pictures courtesy of Ciderspace www.ciderspace.co.uk .
July 31, 2012: Llanelli 3, Yeovil Town 5: Goals by Ince, Sam Foley, James Hayter (two) and Ugwu gave Yeovil Town a 5-3 pre-season friendly success at Llanelli. A crowd of 137 was at the match.
July 31, 2010: Torquay United 1, Yeovil Town 0: Yeovil Town went down to a 1-0 defeat at Torquay United in a pre-season friendly. A crowd of 914 was at the match.
July 31, 2007: Dorchester Town 0, Yeovil Town 0: This pre-season friendly fixture turned out to be a 0-0 draw.
July 31, 2006: Tiverton Town 0, Yeovil Town 1: Yeovil Town won 1-0 at Tiverton in a pre-season friendly with the winning goal coming from Clarke on 90 minutes. A crowd of 518 was at the match.
July 31, 2004: Torquay United 2, Yeovil Town 4: Goals from Bartosz Tarachulski (three) and Adrian Caceres gave Yeovil Town a 4-2 success at Torquay in a pre-season friendly. A crowd of 1,429 was at the match.
July 31, 1999: Yeovil Town 0, Fulham 3: Yeovil Town lost 3-0 to Fulham in a pre-season friendly match which was used as a testimonial for legendary former manager Alec Stock. A crowd of 2,381 watched the match at Huish Park.
July 31, 1993: Yeovil Town 1, Swansea City 2: Yeovil Town lost 2-1 at Huish Park to Swansea City in a pre-season friendly. A crowd of 1,038 was at the match.
July 31, 1990: Chippenham Town 0, Yeovil Town 2: Yeovil won 2-0 at Chippenham in a pre-season friendly. A crowd of 150 was at the match.
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