1956/57

Matches

These tables list the matches played by Peterborough United during the 1956/57 season.

First Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1956-08-18 Peterborough Utd 1 - 0 Boston Utd Midland League 13,431
1956-08-20 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Hull City Reserves Midland League 9,161
1956-08-25 Goole Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-08-27 Hull City Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,000
1956-08-30 Wisbech Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Bancroft Cup -
1956-09-01 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Rotherham Utd Reserves Midland League 9,043
1956-09-03 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves Midland League 7,147
1956-09-08 Peterborough Utd 7 - 2 Uganda Friendly 7,243
1956-09-10 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-09-15 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves Midland League 8,387
1956-09-17 Peterborough Utd 0 - 1 Nottingham Forest Reserves Midland League 7,500
1956-09-19 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 March Town Utd East Anglian Cup 1,670
1956-09-22 Gainsborough Trinity 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-09-24 Lincoln City Reserves 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,743
1956-09-27 Bedford Town 3 - 4 Peterborough Utd East Anglian Cup -
1956-09-29 Peterborough Utd 6 - 1 Corby Town Midland League 9,131
1956-10-03 Corby Town 1 - 5 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 8,357
1956-10-06 Peterborough Utd 2 - 0 Scarborough Midland League 7,413
1956-10-13 Bradford City Reserves 2 - 5 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,500
1956-10-20 Peterborough Utd 8 - 0 Mansfield Town Reserves Midland League 7,634
1956-10-27 Denaby Utd 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,800
1956-11-10 Doncaster Rovers Reserves 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,474
1956-11-12 Gravesend & Northfleet 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd Friendly 2,100
1956-11-17 Yeovil Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 10,575
1956-11-24 Grantham 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,315
1956-12-01 Peterborough Utd 6 - 0 York City Reserves Midland League 8,255
1956-12-08 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Bradford (Park Avenue) FA Cup 18,618
1956-12-15 Boston Utd 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 5,266
1956-12-22 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Goole Town Midland League 10,600
1956-12-24 Nottingham Forest Reserves 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 5,000
1956-12-26 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Grantham Midland League 4,661
1956-12-29 Rotherham Utd Reserves 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 4,915
1957-01-05 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Lincoln City FA Cup 22,000
1957-01-09 Lincoln City 4 - 5 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 18,216
1957-01-12 Peterborough Utd 6 - 1 Lincoln City Reserves Midland League 9,707
1957-01-19 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,500
1957-01-26 Huddersfield Town 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 48,735
1957-02-02 Peterborough Utd 5 - 0 Gainsborough Trinity Midland League 9,301
1957-02-09 Corby Town 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,000
1957-02-16 Scarborough 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,800
1957-02-23 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Bradford City Reserves Midland League 4,007
1957-03-02 Frickley Colliery 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,000
1957-03-09 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Denaby Utd Midland League 8,248
1957-03-11 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Frickley Colliery Midland League 4,807
1957-03-16 Grimsby Town Reserves 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 4,712
1957-03-18 Peterborough Utd 5 - 0 Wisbech Town Bancroft Cup 3,700
1957-03-23 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Doncaster Rovers Reserves Midland League 8,576
1957-03-25 Peterborough Utd 6 - 2 Kettering Town Peterborough FA Shield 6,821
1957-03-30 Mansfield Town Reserves 0 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1957-04-03 King's Lynn 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd East Anglian Cup 3,832
1957-04-05 Peterborough Utd 5 - 2 Queen of the South Friendly 4,107
1957-04-06 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Notts County Reserves Midland League 7,500
1957-04-13 York City Reserves 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,100
1957-04-15 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Northampton Town Maunsell Cup 8,000
1957-04-19 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Wisbech Town Midland League 9,392
1957-04-20 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Grimsby Town Reserves Midland League 9,140
1957-04-22 Wisbech Town 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 5,342
1957-04-25 Peterborough Utd 5 - 0 King's Lynn Midland League 5,086
1957-04-27 Notts County Reserves 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,000
1957-04-29 Peterborough Utd 4 - 2 Kettering Town Maunsell Cup 10,201
1957-04-30 Worksop Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,000
1957-05-02 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Worksop Town Midland League 5,102
1957-05-04 King's Lynn 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 5,328

Reserves

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1956-08-18 Sudbury Town 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,200
1956-08-21 March Town Utd 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,630
1956-08-25 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Harwich & Parkeston Eastern Counties League 4,780
1956-08-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 0 - 1 Holbeach Utd Eastern Counties League 3,030
1956-09-01 Bury Town 3 - 5 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League Cup -
1956-09-06 Peterborough Utd Reserves 8 - 2 March Town Utd Eastern Counties League 2,442
1956-09-08 Eynesbury Rovers 3 - 6 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-09-10 Holbeach Utd 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-09-16 Stowmarket Town 2 - 5 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 3,200
1956-09-19 Huntingdon Utd 1 - 6 Peterborough Utd Reserves Friendly -
1956-09-22 Peterborough Utd Reserves 0 - 3 Tottenham Hotspur A Eastern Counties League 4,631
1956-09-29 Biggleswade Town 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-10-06 Colchester Utd Reserves 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-10-13 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 0 Colchester Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 3,900
1956-10-17 Tottenham Hotspur A 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 3,859
1956-10-20 Cambridge Utd 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-10-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Sudbury Town Eastern Counties League 3,980
1956-11-03 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 0 Norwich City A Eastern Counties League 2,073
1956-11-10 Peterborough Utd Reserves 8 - 0 Lowestoft Town Eastern Counties League 4,127
1956-11-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 1 Biggleswade Town Eastern Counties League 3,093
1956-12-01 Spalding Utd 2 - 6 Peterborough Utd Reserves Friendly -
1956-12-08 Norwich City A 0 - 7 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-12-15 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Stowmarket Town Eastern Counties League 2,400
1956-12-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Spalding Utd Eastern Counties League 2,286
1956-12-26 Spalding Utd 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-12-29 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 0 Clacton Town Eastern Counties League 6,123
1957-01-05 Harwich & Parkeston 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-01-12 Lowestoft Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-01-19 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 1 Gorleston Eastern Counties League 3,780
1957-01-26 Chelmsford City Reserves 4 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-02-02 Gorleston 3 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-02-09 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 3 Chelmsford City Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-02-23 Clacton Town 2 - 1
(abandoned)
Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-03-02 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 1 Great Yarmouth Town Eastern Counties League 4,678
1957-03-09 King's Lynn 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Friendly 2,510
1957-03-16 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Bury Town Eastern Counties League 3,900
1957-03-23 Bury Town 6 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,108
1957-03-30 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Clacton Town Eastern Counties League Cup -
1957-04-06 Brush Sports 4 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Friendly -
1957-04-13 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 2 Cambridge Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 3,400
1957-04-19 Great Yarmouth Town 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-04-20 Clacton Town 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1957-04-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Great Yarmouth Town Eastern Counties League Cup 3,603
1957-04-30 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Spalding Utd Eastern Counties League Cup -
1957-05-02 Spalding Utd 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League Cup -
1957-05-04 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 1 Eynesbury Rovers Eastern Counties League 800

A Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1956-08-18 March Town Utd Reserves 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division 640
1956-08-25 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 0 Wisbech Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-08-30 Stamford Rovers 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-01 Somersham Town 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-05 Peterborough Utd A 6 - 1 Stamford Rovers Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-08 Soham Town Rangers 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-15 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 2 Ely City Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-22 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 2 Chatteris Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-09-29 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 0 Bourne Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-10-06 Wisbech Town Reserves 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-10-13 Chatteris Town 6 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-10-20 Peterborough Utd A 6 - 4 Soham Town Rangers Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-11-03 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 8 Downham Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-11-17 Holbeach Utd Reserves 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-12-08 Ely City 5 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-12-15 Bourne Town Reserves 4 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-12-22 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 0 King's Lynn Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-12-29 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 4 Warboys Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-01-05 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 2 Somersham Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-01-12 Newmarket Town 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-01-24 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 5 Holbeach Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-01-26 Exning Utd 6 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-02-09 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 3 Newmarket Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-02-16 Cambridge Utd Reserves 5 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-02-23 Downham Town 0 - 1
(abandoned)
Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-03-02 King's Lynn Reserves 10 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division 1,198
1957-03-16 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 3 Exning Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-03-30 Peterborough Utd A 8 - 2 March Town Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-19 Peterborough Utd A 10 - 0 Upwell Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-20 Warboys Town 4 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-22 Upwell 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-25 Peterborough Utd A 9 - 2 Sutton Bridge Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-27 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 0 Cambridge Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-04-29 Sutton Bridge 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1957-05-04 Downham Town 3 - 6 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -

Under-18s

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1956-08-18 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 5 - 1 Perkins Sports Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-09-08 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 3 - 0 Brotherhoods Sports Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-09-15 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 4 - 0 Mirrlees Blackstone Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-09-22 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 8 - 1 Limbury Old Boys Under-18s FA Youth Cup -
1956-10-20 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 8 - 1 Westwood Works Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-10-27 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 3 - 1 Hemel Hempstead Town Under-18s FA Youth Cup -
1956-11-03 Mirrlees Blackstone Under-18s 0 - 28 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-11-20 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 6 - 1 Thorney Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-12-01 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 2 - 2 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-12-08 Westwood Works Under-18s 0 - 0 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-12-08 Chelsea Under-18s 10 - 1 Peterborough Utd Under-18s FA Youth Cup -
1957-02-02 Perkins Sports Under-18s 0 - 19 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-03-02 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-03-09 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 13 - 0 Dogsthorpe Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-04-06 Brotherhoods Sports Under-18s 1 - 10 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-04-13 Thorney Under-18s 3 - 7 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-04-19 Dogsthorpe Under-18s 1 - 21 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-04-20 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 1 - 0 Bourne Town Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1957-04-27 Bourne Town Under-18s 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -