Shrewsbury Town

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Shrewsbury Town FC is a professional football club that play in League One which is the third tier of English Football. Managed by Steve Cotterill the side are looking set for a mid table finish.

In our Shrewsbury Town Football Club guide, we have provided you with all of the information from the squad, upcoming fixtures and results to the heritage of Shrewsbury Town Football Club.

Shrewsbury Town Registered Squad

Here is a list of the registered squad for Shrewsbury Town 2024:

Goal Keepers

GoalkeeperPldGYCRC
Marko Marosi37 (0)050
Jaden Bevan
Harry Burgoyne3 (1)010

Defender

DefenderPldGYCRC
Malvind Benning21 (12)160
Joseph Anderson22 (4)071
Jason Sraha11 (4)120
Carl Winchester34 (1)080
Tunmise Sobowale8 (16)010
Aaron Pierre13 (5)150
Cheyenne Dunkley35 (1)481
George Nurse
Scott Golbourne
Brandon Fleming5 (5)000
Josh Bailey
Dennis Antal
James Warner
Tom Flanagan18 (1)040

Midfielder

MidfielderPldGYCRC
Elliot Morgan Thorpe1 (1)010
Morgan Feeney24 (4)040
Ryan Finnigan3 (0)000
Jack Hinchy3 (1)000
Roland Idowu0 (5)000
Taylor Perry32 (4)330
Elliott Bennett19 (12)040
Tom Bloxham5 (0)011
Tom Bayliss24 (6)230
Jordan Shipley26 (1)340
Nana Owusu-Gyimah
Joshua Bailey
James Rowlands
Declan Hutchings
Isaac Godwin
Jude Collins1 (0)000
Nohan Kenneh27 (4)160
Kelechi Etienne
Jack Loughran0 (2)010
Simba Nyamwanza
Vlad Peternoster
Harvey Kirby-Moore
Callum Wilson
Josh Barlow
Nigel Aris

Attacking Midfielders

Attacking MidfielderPldGYCRC
Marc Pugh

Strikers

StrikerPldGYCRC
Kieran Phillips3 (7)000
Ryan Bowman19 (17)530
Steve Morison
Aiden O’Brien0 (3)000
Daniel Udoh31 (4)710
Max Mata13 (11)110
Harvey Watts0 (2)000
Harbey Kirby-Moore
Cammron Morris
Luca Whitney0 (1)000

Shrewsbury Town Upcoming Fixtures

Upcoming GameCompetionOpponentVenue
Sat 24 15:00League OneReadingAway
Tue 27 19:45League OneLincoln CityAway
March
Sat 02 15:00League OneBlackpoolHome
Sat 09 15:00League OnePort ValeAway
Tue 12 19:45League OneExeterHome
Sat 16 15:00League OneCarlisleHome
Sat 23 15:00League OneBoltonAway
Fri 29 14:00League OneOxford UtdHome
April
Mon 01 14:00League OneBristol RoversAway
Sat 06 14:00League OnePortsmouthAway
Sat 13 14:00League OneWycombeHome
Sat 20 14:00League OneCharltonAway
Sat 27 14:00League OneLeyton OrientHome

Shrewsbury Town Previous Results

DateMatchResultScoreCompetition
05 Aug 2023Shrewsbury Town v Cheltenham TownW1-0League One
09 Aug 2023Leeds United v Shrewsbury TownL2-1League Cup
12 Aug 2023Stevenage v Shrewsbury TownL2-0League One
15 Aug 2023Shrewsbury Town v Burton AlbionW2-1League One
19 Aug 2023Shrewsbury Town v Lincoln CityL0-1League One
26 Aug 2023Fleetwood Town v Shrewsbury TownW0-1League One
02 Sep 2023Carlisle United v Shrewsbury TownL2-0League One
05 Sep 2023Forest Green Rovers v Shrewsbury TownL3-0Football League Trophy
16 Sep 2023Shrewsbury Town v Bristol RoversL0-2League One
19 Sep 2023Shrewsbury Town v Brighton and Hove Albion AcademyD0-0Football League Trophy
23 Sep 2023Leyton Orient v Shrewsbury TownL1-0League One
30 Sep 2023Shrewsbury Town v Charlton AthleticD0-0League One
03 Oct 2023Oxford United v Shrewsbury TownL3-0League One
07 Oct 2023Shrewsbury Town v Northampton TownW1-0League One
14 Oct 2023Cambridge United v Shrewsbury TownD1-1League One
21 Oct 2023Shrewsbury Town v Derby CountyW1-0League One
24 Oct 2023Barnsley v Shrewsbury TownL3-0League One
28 Oct 2023Wigan Athletic v Shrewsbury TownL2-0League One
04 Nov 2023Shrewsbury Town v Colchester UnitedW3-2FA Cup
07 Nov 2023Shrewsbury Town v Bolton WanderersL0-2League One
11 Nov 2023Shrewsbury Town v ReadingW3-2League One
14 Nov 2023Shrewsbury Town v WalsallW3-2Football League Trophy
18 Nov 2023Blackpool v Shrewsbury TownL4-0League One
25 Nov 2023Shrewsbury Town v Port ValeW2-1League One
28 Nov 2023Exeter City v Shrewsbury TownD0-0League One
01 Dec 2023Notts County v Shrewsbury TownW2-3FA Cup
09 Dec 2023Wycombe Wanderers v Shrewsbury TownW0-1League One
16 Dec 2023Shrewsbury Town v PortsmouthL0-3League One
23 Dec 2023Shrewsbury Town v Peterborough UnitedL1-2League One
26 Dec 2023Cheltenham Town v Shrewsbury TownL2-0League One
29 Dec 2023Burton Albion v Shrewsbury TownL1-0League One
01 Jan 2024Shrewsbury Town v Fleetwood TownW3-1League One
07 Jan 2024Shrewsbury Town v WrexhamL0-1FA Cup
13 Jan 2024Shrewsbury Town v StevenageL0-1League One
20 Jan 2024Peterborough United v Shrewsbury TownL2-1League One
27 Jan 2024Northampton Town v Shrewsbury TownW0-2League One
03 Feb 2024Shrewsbury Town v Cambridge UnitedL1-2League One
10 Feb 2024Derby County v Shrewsbury TownD1-1League One
13 Feb 2024Shrewsbury Town v BarnsleyD1-1League One
17 Feb 2024Shrewsbury Town v Wigan AthleticL0-1League One
24 Feb 2024Reading v Shrewsbury TownLeague One

Popular Questions

What is the history of Shrewsbury Town Football Club?

Shrewsbury Town Football Club was founded in 1886 and has a long and storied history. The club has played at their current home ground, the New Meadow, since 2007. Over the years, Shrewsbury Town has had a number of notable achievements, including winning the Welsh Cup in 1937 and reaching the final of the Football League Trophy in 1996 and 2018.

Who are some of the most famous players to have played for Shrewsbury Town Football Club?

Shrewsbury Town has had a number of talented players over the years. Some of the most famous include Joe Hart, who played for the club from 2003 to 2006 before going on to have a successful career with Manchester City and the England national team. Other notable players include Dave Edwards, who played for the club between 2007 and 2010 before going on to play for Wolverhampton Wanderers and the Wales national team, and Ryan Woods, who played for the club from 2013 to 2015 before moving to Brentford.

What is the current state of Shrewsbury Town Football Club?

As of 2021, Shrewsbury Town is a member of League One, the third tier of English football. The club has had a mixed record in recent years, finishing in the top half of the table in 2018-19 but narrowly avoiding relegation in 2019-20. The team is currently managed by Steve Cotterill, who was appointed in November 2020. Despite some challenges, Shrewsbury Town remains a beloved club with a passionate fanbase and a bright future ahead.

Manager History

PeriodManagerCountryborn
24/01/2024 – 30/06/2024Paul HurstEngland25/09/1974
26/06/2023 – 21/01/2024Matthew TaylorEngland27/11/1981
27/11/2020 – 06/06/2023Steve CotterillEngland20/07/1964
03/12/2018 – 25/11/2020Sam RickettsWales11/10/1981
12/11/2018 – 02/12/2018Danny CoyneWales27/08/1973
01/07/2018 – 11/11/2018John AskeyEngland04/11/1964
24/10/2016 – 30/06/2018Paul HurstEngland25/09/1974
07/10/2016 – 23/10/2016Danny CoyneWales27/08/1973
12/05/2014 – 06/10/2016Micky MellonScotland18/03/1972
22/01/2014 – 11/05/2014Michael JacksonEngland04/12/1973
01/07/2010 – 21/01/2014Graham TurnerEngland05/10/1947
01/05/2010 – 30/06/2010Stuart DelaneyEngland
12/03/2008 – 30/04/2010Paul SimpsonEngland26/07/1966
15/11/2004 – 03/03/2008Gary PetersEngland03/08/1954
01/07/2004 – 14/11/2004Chic BatesEngland28/11/1949
01/11/1999 – 30/06/2003Kevin RatcliffeWales12/11/1960
01/07/1999 – 31/10/1999Chic BatesEngland28/11/1949
01/07/1993 – 30/06/1997Fred DaviesEngland22/08/1939
17/01/1991 – 30/07/1993John BondEngland17/12/1932
01/07/1989 – 30/06/1991Asa HartfordScotland24/10/1950
01/07/1984 – 30/06/1987Chic BatesEngland28/11/1949
01/11/1978 – 30/06/1984Graham TurnerEngland05/10/1947
01/07/1977 – 30/06/1979Harry PottsEngland22/10/1920
01/07/1974 – 30/06/1978Alan DurbanWales07/07/1941
01/07/1972 – 30/06/1974Maurice EvansEngland22/09/1936
01/07/1968 – 31/10/1972Harry GreggNorthern Ireland27/10/1932
01/07/1958 – 30/06/1965Arthur RowleyEngland21/04/1926
01/07/1955 – 30/06/1957Walter RowleyEngland14/04/1891
01/05/1950 – 30/06/1957Sammy CrooksEngland16/01/1908
01/07/1945 – 30/06/1948Leslie KnightonEngland15/03/1887
01/07/1935 – 30/06/1936Stan RamsayEngland10/08/1904
01/07/1934 – 30/06/1935Jack RoscampEngland08/08/1901

Shrewsbury Town Trophies

HonourPositionYear
Welsh CupWinner1890-91
Welsh CupRunner-up1930-31
Welsh CupWinner1937-38
Welsh CupRunner-up1947-48
League Division FourRunner-up1974-75
Welsh CupWinner1976-77
League Division ThreeChampion1978-79
Welsh CupWinner1978-79
Welsh CupRunner-up1979-80
Welsh CupWinner1983-84
Welsh CupWinner1984-85
League Division 3Champion1993-94
Football League TrophyRunner-up1995-96
League TwoRunner-up2011-12
League TwoRunner-up2014-15
Football League TrophyRunner-up2017-18

Summary

Shrewsbury Town Football Club was founded in 1886 and is based in Shrewsbury, England. They have played their home games at the New Meadow since 2007. The club has a rich history, having won several lower league titles and reaching the FA Cup quarter-finals on several occasions.

In terms of their style of play, Shrewsbury Town has often been known for their defensive solidity, particularly in recent years. Under managers such as Paul Hurst and Sam Ricketts, the team has employed a compact and organized defensive structure, often relying on counter-attacking and set-piece opportunities to score goals. However, the club has also had periods of more attacking play, particularly during the 1970s and 1980s when they were known for their exciting and entertaining brand of football. Overall, Shrewsbury Town has a proud history and continues to be a well-respected club in the English football pyramid.

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