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On This Day
8th March
  • 1913: Woking 7 Guildford Pinks 1 in the Surrey Charity Shield Semi-Final.
  • 1969: Maidstone 1 Woking 0, the Cards' ninth league defeat in a row.
  • 1980: At 3.40pm on this day Woking legend Geoff Chapple breaks his leg on the pitch, whilst at that precise moment his father sadly passes away.
  • 2003: A crowd of 3,332 watched as Woking drew 1-1 with Yeovil Town at Kingfield, this was to be the first of nine consecutive league draws.
7th March
  • 1931: F.A Amateur Cup Semi-Final - Wycombe Wanderers 3 Woking 0 at Newbury Park, Ilford FC - Attendance: 7,500 (receipts £444)
  • 1992: 1,608 watch Woking defeat Bognor Regis Town at Kingfield 3-1, Parr, Brown and Devine.
  • 2020: A Max Kretzschmar penalty and a Jake Hyde strike give Woking a fantastic 2-0 win at FC Halifax Town.
6th March
  • 1897: Molesey 0 Woking 1, in a friendly fixture.
  • 1929: Woking right half back Ted Wheatley was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident at the Six Crossroads.
  • 1999: Woking 2 Doncaster Rovers 0, Darran Hay scoring both goals.
  • 2007: Woking 0 Stevenage Borough 1. Fourteenth placed Cards are defeated by the old enemy at Kingfield in the Conference.
5th March
  • 1892: Woking 5 Ripley 0.
  • 1994: Woking 3 Bromsgrove Rovers 2, FA Trophy 2nd Rd attn: 2,342.
  • 2002: A solitary Barry Moore goal sees Woking defeat local rivals at Farnborough Town.
  • 2011: Woking 1 (Murtagh), Farnborough 1 (Binns), Cards unbeaten in eight games, attendance 2,123 in the BSBS.
4th March
  • 1881: Jack Kyle, Woking’s second top goal scorer of all time was born in Geddington, Northamptonshire.
  • 1989: Boreham Wood 2 Woking 3, the Wye brothers and Mark Biggins for the Cards.
  • 1997: Woking 0 Hayes 0. This match hit international headlines after it was abandoned due to a hole in the pitch.
3rd March
  • 1888: Woking 2 Addlestone 3 on Wheatsheaf Common.
  • 1973: Woking 0 Ilford 2.

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

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