1959/60

Matches

These tables list the matches played by Peterborough United during the 1959/60 season.

First Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1959-08-22 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Stockton Midland League 6,515
1959-08-24 Wisbech Town 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Bancroft Cup 5,030
1959-08-29 Ashington 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,000
1959-08-31 Spennymoor Utd 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1959-09-03 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Kettering Town Peterborough FA Shield 5,399
1959-09-05 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 North Shields Midland League 7,158
1959-09-07 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Wisbech Town Bancroft Cup 7,753
1959-09-12 Blyth Spartans 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,000
1959-09-19 South Shields 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 7,000
1959-09-21 North Shields 5 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 5,000
1959-09-26 Goole Town 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,500
1959-10-01 Northampton Town 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Maunsell Cup 1,686
1959-10-03 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 British Caribbean Friendly 5,086
1959-10-10 Sutton Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,200
1959-10-17 Peterborough Utd 7 - 1 Worksop Town Midland League 6,756
1959-10-24 Horden Colliery Welfare 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1959-10-31 Peterborough Utd 7 - 1 Bury Town FA Cup 9,922
1959-11-07 Peterborough Utd 4 - 3 South Shields Midland League 6,293
1959-11-14 Peterborough Utd 4 - 3 Shrewsbury Town FA Cup 16,321
1959-11-21 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Spennymoor Utd Midland League 7,602
1959-11-28 Peterborough Utd 6 - 0 Denaby Utd Midland League 5,762
1959-12-05 Walsall 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 20,585
1959-12-12 Peterborough Utd 8 - 0 Sutton Town Midland League 6,501
1959-12-19 Stockton 3 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 800
1959-12-26 Peterborough Utd 6 - 2 Skegness Town Midland League 6,021
1960-01-02 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Ashington Midland League 10,507
1960-01-09 Ipswich Town 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 26,000
1960-01-23 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Blyth Spartans Midland League 7,081
1960-01-30 Sheffield Wednesday 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 51,144
1960-02-06 Skegness Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 100
1960-02-08 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Arsenal Friendly 17,655
1960-02-20 Southend Utd 5 - 0 Peterborough Utd Friendly 5,221
1960-02-22 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 West Ham Utd Friendly 11,481
1960-02-27 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Horden Colliery Welfare Midland League 5,680
1960-03-05 Scarborough 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 2,360
1960-03-14 Peterborough Utd 3 - 2 Middlesbrough Friendly 10,002
1960-03-19 Frickley Colliery 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 140
1960-03-21 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Blackpool Friendly 16,275
1960-03-26 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Goole Town Midland League 3,626
1960-03-31 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Frickley Colliery Midland League Supplementary Cup 3,000
1960-04-02 Denaby Utd 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,500
1960-04-04 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Cambridge Utd Hunts Premier Cup 3,632
1960-04-09 Gainsborough Trinity 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 700
1960-04-13 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Wisbech Town Peterborough Hospital Cup 2,000
1960-04-15 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Gainsborough Trinity Midland League 6,548
1960-04-18 Consett 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1960-04-19 Cambridge Utd 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Hunts Premier Cup 2,600
1960-04-21 Worksop Town 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1960-04-23 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Scarborough Midland League 5,438
1960-04-25 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Frickley Colliery Midland League 3,926
1960-04-26 Peterborough Utd 2 - 0 Romford East Anglian Cup 1,222
1960-04-28 Peterborough Utd 0 - 2 Sheffield Utd Friendly 8,831
1960-04-30 Peterborough Utd 5 - 2 Consett Midland League 5,813
1960-05-02 Cambridge City 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd East Anglian Cup 7,682
1960-05-05 Peterborough Utd 0 - 1 Sunderland Friendly 7,578

Reserves

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1959-08-22 Sudbury Town 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-08-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 4 Holbeach Utd Eastern Counties League 1,599
1959-08-29 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Newmarket Town Eastern Counties League 2,430
1959-09-01 March Town Utd 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-09-05 Stowmarket Town 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-09-07 Holbeach Utd 6 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-09-10 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 1 March Town Utd Eastern Counties League 757
1959-09-12 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 0 Gorleston Eastern Counties League 2,136
1959-09-19 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 4 Chelmsford City Reserves Eastern Counties League 2,522
1959-09-26 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 1 Kettering Town Reserves Northants Senior Cup 2,610
1959-10-03 Romford Reserves 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-10-10 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 1 Harwich & Parkeston Eastern Counties League 2,319
1959-10-17 Gorleston 0 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-10-24 Peterborough Utd Reserves 8 - 0 Raunds Town Northants Senior Cup 2,955
1959-10-31 King's Lynn 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 891
1959-11-07 Great Yarmouth Town 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-11-14 Bury Town 5 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-11-21 Cambridge City 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-11-28 Harwich & Parkeston 3 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-12-05 Peterborough Utd Reserves 10 - 1 Eynesbury Rovers Eastern Counties League 1,203
1959-12-12 Newmarket Town 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1959-12-19 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 2 Cambridge City Eastern Counties League 5,900
1959-12-26 Spalding Utd 0 - 5 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 663
1959-12-28 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 0 Spalding Utd Eastern Counties League 2,098
1960-01-09 Peterborough Utd Reserves 0 - 2 Sudbury Town Eastern Counties League 669
1960-01-23 Cambridge Utd Reserves 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1960-01-30 Chelmsford City Reserves 5 - 5 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,052
1960-02-06 Peterborough Utd Reserves 0 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur A Eastern Counties League 3,781
1960-02-13 Biggleswade Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1960-02-27 Lowestoft Town 7 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1960-03-05 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 1 Biggleswade Town Eastern Counties League 1,745
1960-03-12 Eynesbury Rovers 4 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 100
1960-03-26 Tottenham Hotspur A 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1960-04-07 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 1 Lowestoft Town Eastern Counties League 800
1960-04-12 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 0 Cambridge Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1960-04-16 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 0 King's Lynn Eastern Counties League 1,682
1960-04-18 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 1 Stowmarket Town Eastern Counties League -
1960-04-21 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Bury Town Eastern Counties League -
1960-04-27 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 0 Great Yarmouth Town Eastern Counties League 252
1960-04-30 Chelmsford City Reserves 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League Cup 1,836
1960-05-03 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Romford Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,222
1960-05-04 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 2 Chelmsford City Reserves Eastern Counties League Cup -

A Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1959-08-22 Sutton Bridge 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-09-05 Soham Utd 5 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-09-09 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 3 Parson Drove Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-09-12 Peterborough Utd A 6 - 4 Soham Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-09-19 Somersham Town 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-10-03 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 3 Soham Town Rangers Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-10-10 Chatteris Town 5 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-10-17 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 6 Exning Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-10-31 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 1 Ely City Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-11-07 Downham Town 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-11-14 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 2 Sutton Bridge Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-11-28 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 6 Somersham Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-12-05 Parson Drove 3 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-12-12 Peterborough Utd A 5 - 2 Sawston Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-12-19 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 3 March Town Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1959-12-26 Sawston 3 - 11 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-01-02 Peterborough Utd A 6 - 1 Newmarket Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-01-09 Pinchbeck Utd 3 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-01-23 Exning Utd 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-01-30 Soham Town Rangers 8 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-02-20 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 4 Chatteris Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-02-27 March Town Utd Reserves 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-03-05 Newmarket Town Reserves 11 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-03-19 Peterborough Utd A 7 - 1 Haddenham Rovers Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-03-26 Warboys Town 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-04-09 Haddenham Rovers 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-04-15 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 1 Pinchbeck Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-04-16 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 3 Warboys Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-04-23 Ely City Reserves 1 - 7 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1960-04-30 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 2 Downham Town Peterborough Premier Division -

B Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1959-08-29 March St Mary's 5 - 4 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-05 Peterborough Utd B 3 - 2 Wimblington Old Boys Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-09 Phorpres Sports 4 - 2 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-12 Perkins Sports 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-14 Westwood Works 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-16 Peterborough Utd B 7 - 2 Westwood Works Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-19 Peterborough Utd B 3 - 1 March St Mary's Peterborough Division One -
1959-09-26 Peterborough Utd B 3 - 2 Wisbech Town A Peterborough Division One -
1959-10-03 St Ives Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-10-17 Stamford Rovers 5 - 3 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-11-07 Wisbech Town A 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-11-14 Upwell 1 - 4 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-11-21 Peterborough Utd B 5 - 3 Oundle Town Peterborough Division One -
1959-12-05 Peterborough Utd B 7 - 4 Warmington Peterborough Division One -
1959-12-12 Wimblington Old Boys 0 - 4 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1959-12-19 Bourne Town Reserves 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1960-01-09 Peterborough Utd B 6 - 3 Bourne Town Reserves Peterborough Division One -
1960-01-16 Mitchell's Sports 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1960-01-23 Peterborough Utd B 4 - 3 Mitchell's Sports Peterborough Division One -
1960-01-30 Oundle Town 4 - 2 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1960-02-06 Peterborough Utd B 10 - 1 Upwell Peterborough Division One -
1960-02-20 Warmington 5 - 1 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1960-02-27 Peterborough Utd B 4 - 2 Ramsey Town Peterborough Division One -
1960-03-12 Peterborough Utd B 3 - 1 St Ives Town Peterborough Division One -
1960-03-19 Ramsey Town 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd B Peterborough Division One -
1960-03-26 Peterborough Utd B 3 - 1 Stamford Rovers Peterborough Division One -
1960-04-23 Peterborough Utd B 2 - 1 Perkins Sports Peterborough Division One -
1960-04-28 Peterborough Utd B 0 - 3 Phorpres Sports Peterborough Division One -

Under-18s

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1959-08-22 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 7 - 2 Wellingborough Town Under-18s Northants County Youth League -
1959-09-26 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 4 - 3 Coventry City Under-18s FA Youth Cup -
1959-10-31 Wolverhampton Wanderers Under-18s 5 - 0 Peterborough Utd Under-18s FA Youth Cup -
1960-03-05 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 6 - 2 Corby Town Under-18s Northants County Youth League -
1960-04-09 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 4 - 0 Northampton Town Under-18s Northants County Youth League -
1960-04-18 Northampton Town Under-18s 4 - 1 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Northants County Youth League -
1960-04-25 Eynesbury Rovers Under-18s 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Northants County Youth League -
1960-05-06 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 6 - 2 Huntingdon Utd Under-18s Northants County Youth League -