Mansfield Town - Review of the season 2008/2009

By Martin Shaw

(Links to earlier seasons at the bottom of this page)

Statistics Snippets of 2008/2009 Season:

The crowd of 598 at Lewes in January 2008 was the lowest ever to watch a Mansfield Town game in League or Cup (excluding Nottinghamshire cup competitions). 

The previous lowest crowds were: 
Cup (away): 608 for Setanta Shield at York in November 2008 (lost on pens) and 627 for Associate Members Cup at Wrexham in 1991 (lost 1-0). 
Football League (home): 800 against Torquay in 1939 (drew 0-0). 
Conference (away): 872 at Forest Green in November 2008 (lost 1-0). 
Football League (away): 952 at Darlington in Division 4 in 1983 (drew 0-0). 

39 players were used in the league. A further 4 players were used in the Setanta Shield and FA Trophy. 

So in total, 43 players were used in league and cup, which is the club record, surpassing 40 in 2002-2003 and in 2004-2005.

Martin Shaw

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Links to earlier seasons:

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2006/07

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2005/06

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2004/05

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2003/04

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2002/03

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2001/02

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 2000/01

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 1999/2000

Stagsnet review of the season: Season 1998/99