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On This Day
25th January
  • 1902: Woking 0 Basingstoke 1, in a friendly fixture at Pembroke Road.
  • 1913: Woking 3 Dorking 1, Surrey Senior Cup 2nd Rd Replay, Kyle, Lewis and Pearce.
  • 1997: Coventry City 1 Woking 1. The Cardinals make FA Cup history by being the first non-league club to come away from a Premiership ground undefeated in this 3rd Round tie at Highfield Road. Goals: Jess (75) 1-0; Thompson (89) 1-1. Coventry City (3-5-2): Ogrizovic; Shaw, Borrows, Williams; Telfer, Richardson, Jess, McAllister, Salako; Huckerby, Whelan. Substitutes not used: Hall, Ducros, Filan (gk). Woking (5-2-1-2): Batty; S Wye, Howard, Brown, Foster, Taylor; Jones, Thompson; Steele; Hunter (Hay, 80), Walker. Substitutes not used: Ellis, L Wye.
24th January
  • 1920: Woking lose 1-2 to London Caledonians at Hobbs Field.
  • 1948: Woking 7 Tufnell Park 2 at Kingfield in the Isthmian League.
  • 2009: Woking 1 Ebbsfleet 0 in the Blue Square Premier, attendance 1471, Joel Ledgister for the Cards.
  • 2011: Steve Thompson joins Woking Football Club as coach.
23rd January
  • 1937: With most of the south of Woking under water, Woking Reserves beat Egham Reserves 20-0, in the Surrey Intermediate Charity Cup at Kingfield. The 1st XI's Isthmian fixture at Nunhead was abandoned on 69 minutes due to the weather with the Cards trailing 4-3.
  • 1954: Walton and Hersham 3 Woking 1 at Stompond Lane FA Amateur Cup 2nd Round, attendance 5,935.
22nd January
  • 1898: Croydon Park 1 Woking 1, HB Ridler for the Cremators, Surrey Senior Cup 2nd Rd, Woking won the replay 4-1.
  • 1955: A crowd of 7,350 gathered at Wycombe to see the Chairboys defeat the Cardinals 4-0 in the 2nd Rd of the FA Amateur Cup.
21st January
  • 1905: Godalming 0 Woking 3, EH Lintott, George Hutton and CS "Dibble Salisbury for the Cremators.
  • 2006: Northwich Victoria 1 Woking 2, Ian Selley and Steve Ferguson score the Cards goals in this F.A Trophy 2nd Rd replay.
  • 2010: Life President of Woking FC, the legendary Phil Ledger sadly passes away.
20th January
  • 1906: Chertsey 1 Woking 7, Hutton (4), Monk, Pearce and Pook in the West Surrey League.
  • 1979: ‪Woking 3 Letchworth 0 in the 1st Round of the London Senior Cup at Kingfield, John Love, Tony Field and Eggie James for the Cardinals‬
  • 2011: Garry Hill is appointed manager of Woking Football Club, Steve Thompson joined him as coach four days later.

A huge thanks to Mark Doyle for compiling the information for this feature!

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