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Shrewsbury Town FC

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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1886
Turned Professional: 1896

Current Division: EFL League One
Home Stadium: Montgomery Waters Meadow (New Meadow)
Address: Oteley Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY2 6ST

Nicknames: The Shrews, Salop
Main Sponsors 2020/21: Tuffins Supermarket & Shropshire Homes
Club Mascots: Lenny the Lion and Mrs Lenny

Derby Matches

AFC Telford United, Hereford FC

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History and Honours

Stadium History

Montgomery Waters Meadow (New Meadow) (2007-Present) / View Stadium
Gay Meadow (1910-2007)
Barrack's Ground (1895-1910)
Sutton Lane (1893-1895)
Ambler's Field (1889-1893)
Racecourse Ground (1886-1889)

Club Honours

Division 3 Champions: 1978/79
Division 3 (4th Tier) Champions: 1993/94
Conference National Play-Off Winners: 2003/04
Welsh Cup Winners: 1890/91, 1937/38, 1976/77, 1978/79, 1983/84, 1984/85
Midland League Champions: 1937/38, 1945/46, 1947/48
Birmingham & District League Champions: 1922/23
Herefordshire Senior Cup Winners: 1950/51, 1985/86, 1997/98
Walsall Senior Cup Winners: 1923/25, 1925/26

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Club Staff


President: Malcolm Starkey
Chairman: Roland Wycherley
Director: James Hughes
Associate Directors: TJ Allen, M Ashton, D Pitchford, R Edwards
Chief Executive Officer: Brian Caldwell
Honorary Patron: Sir David Lees
Life Members: C Smith, J Fox, M Thomas, R Williams, P Pragg, C Bates

Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Steve Cotterill (Age 57 years) / Appointed 27th November 2020 (7 months, 26 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Goalkeeping Coach: Brian Jensen

Former Managers

Sam Ricketts (Dec 2018-Nov 2020) /  Soccerbase  
John Askey (Jun 2018-Nov 2018) /  Soccerbase  
Paul Hurst (Oct 2016-May 2018) /  Soccerbase  
Micky Mellon (May 2014-Oct 2016) /  Soccerbase  
Mike Jackson (Jan 2014-May 2014) /  Soccerbase  
Graham Turner (Jun 2010-Jan 2014) /  Soccerbase  
Paul Simpson (Mar 2008-Apr 2010) /  Soccerbase  
Gary Peters (Nov 2004-Mar 2008) /  Soccerbase  
Jimmy Quinn (May 2003-Oct 2004) /  Soccerbase  
Kevin Ratcliffe (Nov 1999-Apr 2003) /  Soccerbase  
Jake King (May 1997-Nov 1999) /  Soccerbase  
Fred Davies (Aug 1993-May 1997) /  Soccerbase  
John Bond (Jan 1991-Jul 1993) /  Soccerbase  
Asa Hartford (Jan 1990-Jan 1991) /  Soccerbase  
Ian McNeill (Dec 1987-Jan 1990) /  Soccerbase  
Ken Brown (Dec 1987) /  Soccerbase  
Chic Bates (Jul 1984-Nov 1987) /  Soccerbase  
Richie Barker
Alan Durban
Maurice Evans
Harry Gregg
Arthur Rowley
Johnny Spuhler
Harry Potts
Walter Rowley
Sammy Crooks
Harry Chapman
Leslie Knighton
Ted Bousted
Jack Roscamp
Stan Ramsay
S Wilcox
W Adams
Sir Trevor Brian Evans

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Club Media

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Official Apps

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Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Radio Shropshire: (90.0, 95.0, 96.0 & 104.1 FM / 11B (218.640MHz) DAB)

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