1953/54

Matches

These tables list the matches played by Peterborough United during the 1953/54 season.

First Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1953-08-20 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Grantham Midland League 9,834
1953-08-22 Peterborough Utd 9 - 2 Gainsborough Trinity Midland League 8,208
1953-08-24 Scarborough 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 4,500
1953-08-26 York City Reserves 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,375
1953-08-29 Doncaster Rovers Reserves 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,442
1953-08-31 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 York City Reserves Midland League 10,053
1953-09-05 Corby Town 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 8,086
1953-09-08 Denaby Utd 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,700
1953-09-12 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Boston Utd Midland League 10,399
1953-09-14 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Denaby Utd Midland League 9,466
1953-09-19 Lincoln City Reserves 4 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,379
1953-09-21 Peterborough Utd 6 - 3 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves Midland League 7,277
1953-09-24 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Bedford Town Hunts Premier Cup 6,569
1953-09-26 Peterborough Utd 3 - 2 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves Midland League 9,237
1953-10-03 Notts County Reserves 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,500
1953-10-08 Hull City Reserves 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1953-10-10 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Scarborough Midland League 8,984
1953-10-17 Bradford City Reserves 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,551
1953-10-24 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Rotherham Utd Reserves Midland League 9,293
1953-10-31 Frickley Colliery 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,000
1953-11-07 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Grays Ath. FA Cup 11,200
1953-11-21 Hitchin Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 6,332
1953-12-05 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Halifax Town Reserves Midland League 7,357
1953-12-12 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Aldershot FA Cup 16,743
1953-12-19 Gainsborough Trinity 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1953-12-25 Peterborough Utd 2 - 3 Mansfield Town Reserves Midland League 5,767
1953-12-26 Mansfield Town Reserves 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-01-02 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Doncaster Rovers Reserves Midland League 8,164
1954-01-09 Cardiff City 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 38,000
1954-01-16 Peterborough Utd 5 - 4 Corby Town Midland League 9,519
1954-01-23 Boston Utd 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,583
1954-01-30 Peterborough Utd 1 - 3 Goole Town Midland League 5,262
1954-02-06 Peterborough Utd 6 - 1 Lincoln City Reserves Midland League 9,035
1954-02-13 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,500
1954-02-20 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Notts County Reserves Midland League 8,839
1954-02-27 Wisbech Town 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 7,402
1954-03-06 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Bradford City Reserves Midland League 8,327
1954-03-13 Rotherham Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-03-20 Peterborough Utd 6 - 1 Wellingborough Town Maunsell Cup 4,580
1954-03-25 Nottingham Forest Reserves 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-03-27 Grantham 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 4,075
1954-03-29 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Grimsby Town Reserves Midland League 5,799
1954-04-01 Goole Town 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-04-03 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Wisbech Town Midland League 10,131
1954-04-05 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Grazer Friendly 8,782
1954-04-08 Peterborough Utd 2 - 0 Frickley Colliery Midland League 5,511
1954-04-10 Grimsby Town Reserves 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,200
1954-04-12 Worksop Town 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,500
1954-04-17 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Nottingham Forest Reserves Midland League 12,665
1954-04-19 Peterborough Utd 4 - 3 Hull City Reserves Midland League 10,287
1954-04-22 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Corby Town Maunsell Cup 9,343
1954-04-24 Halifax Town Reserves 4 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-04-26 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Corby Town Hospital Cup 5,600
1954-04-28 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1954-04-29 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Northampton Town Maunsell Cup 10,000
1954-04-30 Peterborough Utd 2 - 3 Wrexham Friendly 9,318
1954-05-01 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Worksop Town Midland League 8,149
1954-05-05 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Eynesbury Rovers Hunts Premier Cup 2,747
1954-05-07 Eynesbury Rovers 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd Hunts Premier Cup -
1954-05-08 Peterborough Utd 3 - 2 March Town Utd Hunts Premier Cup 6,500

Reserves

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1953-08-22 Bourne Town 0 - 7 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-08-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 2 March Town Utd United Counties League 4,204
1953-09-03 Kettering Town Reserves 3 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-09-05 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 2 Corby Town Reserves United Counties League 2,041
1953-09-07 Peterborough Utd Reserves 0 - 3 Kettering Town Reserves United Counties League 3,971
1953-09-12 Boston Utd Reserves 3 - 5 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-09-15 March Town Utd 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-09-19 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 3 British Timken Duston United Counties League 2,582
1953-10-03 Northampton Town A 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-10-10 British Timken Duston 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-10-15 Coventry City A 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-10-17 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 1 Northampton Town A United Counties League 2,559
1953-10-24 Wisbech Town 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-10-31 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Biggleswade Town United Counties League 2,238
1953-11-07 Biggleswade Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-11-14 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 2 Bourne Town United Counties League 2,225
1953-11-17 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 2 Stamford United Counties League -
1953-11-21 Corby Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Northants Senior Cup -
1953-11-28 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 2 Corby Town Reserves Northants Senior Cup 4,575
1953-12-05 Desborough Town 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-12-19 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 3 Symington's Recreation United Counties League 1,682
1953-12-25 Holbeach Utd 7 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1953-12-26 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 2 Holbeach Utd United Counties League 1,600
1954-01-02 Stamford 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-01-09 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 1 Stamford United Counties League -
1954-01-16 Corby Town Reserves 0 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-01-23 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 2 Higham Town Northants Senior Cup 1,374
1954-02-20 Rushden Town 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Northants Senior Cup -
1954-02-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 1 Spalding Utd United Counties League 2,449
1954-03-06 Wellingborough Town 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-03-13 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Wellingborough Town Northants Senior Cup 4,257
1954-03-18 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Coventry City A United Counties League -
1954-03-20 Bedford Town Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League 1,520
1954-03-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Bedford Town Reserves United Counties League -
1954-04-03 Wellingborough Town 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves Northants Senior Cup 800
1954-04-06 Spalding Utd 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-04-10 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 1 Wellingborough Town United Counties League -
1954-04-12 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 0 Wisbech Town United Counties League -
1954-04-15 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 1 Desborough Town United Counties League -
1954-04-16 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Boston Utd Reserves United Counties League 2,600
1954-04-19 St Neots Town 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-04-21 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 St Neots Town United Counties League -
1954-04-22 Symington's Recreation 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -
1954-04-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 2 Rushden Town United Counties League -
1954-04-26 Rushden Town 7 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves United Counties League -

A Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1953-08-22 Bourne Town Reserves 4 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-09-05 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 3 Phorpres Sports Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-09-19 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 4 Wisbech Town A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-09-19 King's Lynn Reserves 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-09-26 Peterborough Utd A 7 - 2 Wimblington Old Boys Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-10-03 Morton 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-10-10 Peterborough Utd A 5 - 0 Deeping Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-10-17 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 7 Morton Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-10-31 Deeping Utd 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-11-07 Wisbech Town A 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-11-14 Peterborough Utd A 8 - 0 Bourne Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-11-21 Phorpres Sports 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-11-28 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 3 Helpston Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-12-12 Hemingfords United 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1953-12-19 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 5 St Ives Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-01-16 St Ives Town 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-01-23 Wimblington Old Boys 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-01-30 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 0 King's Lynn Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-02-06 Perkins Sports 0 - 6 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-02-13 Helpston 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-02-20 Peterborough Utd A 5 - 2 Hotpoint Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-03-06 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 1 East Ward Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-03-13 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 6 Warmington Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-03-20 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 1 Perkins Sports Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-03-27 Hotpoint 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-04-10 East Ward 2 - 7 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-04-17 Warmington 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1954-05-01 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 0 Hemingfords United Peterborough Premier Division -

Under-18s

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1954-04-23 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 6 - 0 Westwood Works Under-18s Chatteris Youth Cup -
1954-04-27 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s 1 - 8 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Chatteris Youth Cup -