GLOVERS ON MONDAY: What happened on this day in Yeovil Town’s history on February 26?
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 out 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 February 26.
February 26, 2013 – Colchester United 2, Yeovil Town 0: The Glovers suffered a 2-0 defeat at Colchester United in the League One.
February 26, 2011 – Tranmere Rovers 0, Yeovil Town 1: A solitary goal by Oli Johnson was enough to give Yeovil Town a 1-0 win at Tranmere Rovers in the League One – a match which was Terry Skiverton’s 100th as the manager of the Glovers.
February 26, 2005 – Grimsby Town 2, Yeovil Town 1: A goal from Arron Davies was not enough as Yeovil Town fell to a 2-1 defeat at Grimsby Town in the Coca-Cola League Two.
February 26, 2000 – Yeovil Town 0, Kingstonian 1: Yeovil Town fell out of the FA Trophy at the Fifth Round stage at Huish Park with a 1-0 defeat against visiting Kingstonian. A crowd of 3,330 was at the match.
February 26, 1997 – Paulton Rovers 0, Yeovil Town 1: A goal from Chris White gave Yeovil Town a 1-0 win at Paulton Rovers in the Quarter-Finals of the Somerset Premier Cup.
February 26, 1994 – Runcorn 4, Yeovil Town 0: The Glovers suffered a match to easily forget when they went down 4-0 at Runcorn in the GM Vauxhall Conference.
PHOTO – TOP: Pictured (from left) are Oli Johnson, Arron Davies and Terry Skiverton.
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