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REMEMBER ME? Part Three: Ty Belford

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From being number two to being replaced by his brother in a match and occasional trips to watch speedway, Ty Belford lived and breathed Swindon during his spell at the County Ground. Despite making only 15 appearances for Town he will be fondly remembered for his contribution to our various causes. He spoke to STEVEN […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

REMEMBER ME? Part Two: Alex Henshall

Sam Morshead
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ALEX HENSHALL has experienced virtually every high and low available to young footballers trying to make the grade. He took some time to talk Town, Manchester City and his future with STEVEN FYFE.  How was it coming through the STFC academy? “Great. As a young lad all I wanted to do was play football! “I […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

REMEMBER ME? Part I: Andy Nicholas

Sam Morshead
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Leaving the Liverpool youth team to sample relegations, promotions and numerous different managers at Swindon Town was a real baptism of fire for former Robins defender Andy Nicholas. He kindly took time to speak to STEVEN FYFE about his time at Swindon. You were/are infamous for that Delap-esque long throw – was that a natural […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

TOWN’S BEST EVER TEAM: The mathematical method that has Ossie Ardiles on top

Sam Morshead
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By Richard Banyard, found of www.swindon-town-fc.co.uk Eagle-eyed visitors to www.swindon-town-fc.co.uk may have noticed, a few years back now, that there was a placeholder on the site ready for a new feature called Predictotron, which never materialised. Predictotron was originally intended to use some of the stats in the database to predict future match results, but after […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

SWINDON TOWN REACH GAME NUMBER 4,000: The stats behind a Robins landmark

Sam Morshead
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By Richard Banyard, founder of www.swindon-town-fc.co.uk One little stat that went past largely unnoticed over the weekend was the fact that the Bristol Rovers game was Swindon’s 4,000th league match since joining in 1920. As always with these things, it’s sometimes a little ambiguous as to what should and shouldn’t be included in the figures […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

OUR VIDEO HISTORY: The latest from swindon-town-fc.co.uk… Sam Parkin, Goal Machine

Sam Morshead
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By Richard Banyard, founder of www.swindon-town-fc.co.uk Sometimes you just need to be reminded of the better times… About nine years ago now, I spent about £100 on an eBay purchase – a set of home recorded VHS tapes full of old STFC footage. The footage itself was golden, going all the way back from the […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

FOUR GAMES FROM MEMORY LANE: Bristol Rovers

Sam Morshead
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The second installment in the series sees Swindon Town fan ROB FRANCIS pop in the TrustSTFC.tv time machine to revisit games past. Ahead of the clash with of Bristol Rovers this weekend, it’s the Gasheads who fall under Rob’s microscope… Swindon Town 5-0 Bristol Rovers, Southern League, December 26, 1913 The years before the outbreak of […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign

FOUR GAMES FROM MEMORY LANE: Peterborough United

Sam Morshead
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The first in an irregular series sees Swindon Town fan ROB FRANCIS pop in the TrustSTFC.tv time machine to revisit games past. Ahead of the visit of Peterborough to the County Ground this weekend, it’s Posh who fall under Rob’s microscope… 1. Swindon Town 1-1 Peterborough United, FA Cup Second Round, December 10, 1955 The first […]

The Sun’s glossy portrayal of Tim Sherwood does a disservice to Swindon fans after his miserable reign