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Let's head from Kilpin and Milan to an occurence...

......In bocca al lupo!


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Good shot - I had the right idea but lost my google magic touch with football pioneers yesterday.

So did this occurrence occur in England?


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1987 to date?


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Good shot - I had the right idea but lost my google magic touch with football pioneers yesterday.

So did this occurrence occur in England?


Cheers OS and yes an English occurence.


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1987 to date?


Prior to 1987


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At one of the 92 at the time?



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At one of the 92 at the time?



Partly YES. The occurence did involve a match at one of the 92 at the time.


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Was the match at a neutral venue?


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Was the match at a neutral venue?


Not at a neutral ground.


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North of Washing Line?



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North of Washing Line?



YES, North of.


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1955-1986?


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On, or after, 01/01/1970?



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Was the match a cup tie?


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1955-1986?


YES 1955-1986


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On, or after, 01/01/1970?


YES, ON OR AFTER 1/1/70


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Was the match a cup tie?


NOT a Cup tie.


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South of M62?



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South of M62?


YES.


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Was the match a FL Division 1 game?


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NOT a FL Div 1 game.


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1970-78?


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1970-78?


YES, 1970-78


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At one of the 92 at the time?

Partly YES. The occurence did involve a match at one of the 92 at the time.

Ground one of the 2017/18 92?



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In Reply To

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At one of the 92 at the time?

Partly YES. The occurence did involve a match at one of the 92 at the time.

Ground one of the 2017/18 92?


NO, ground has since closed.


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Was it the ground of a current FL club?


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Was it the ground of a current FL club?


YES it was.


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Did it take place at The Baseball Ground, Derby



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1975-78?


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Did it take place at The Baseball Ground, Derby


NOT The Baseball Ground.


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1975-78?


YES. 1975-78


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Home club in PL 2017/18?



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Home club in PL 2017/18?


NO, not in PL 17/18.


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At Coventry City's former home of Highfield Road?



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At Coventry City's former home of Highfield Road?


NOT in Coventry, so not Highfield Rd.


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1st Jan 1975 - 31st December 1976?


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North of Mansfield?


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1st Jan 1975 - 31st December 1976?


YES, within that time frame.


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North of Mansfield?


YES, north of Mansfield


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Chesterfield v Bury 4th Dec 1976?


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Chesterfield v Bury 4th Dec 1976?


NOT a game involving Chesterfield or Bury.


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East of the A1?



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Happened August-December?


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East of the A1?


YES, east of A1


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Happened August-December?


YES within that five month period.


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At Old Showground, Scunthorpe?



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At Old Showground, Scunthorpe?


NOT the Old Showground....wrong county.


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Belle Vue - former home of Doncaster Rovers



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Belle Vue - former home of Doncaster Rovers


YES, that's the ground.


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Monday 15th September 1975, when Chris Balderstone became the only man to play in a County Championship cricket match and a Football League fixture on the same day?


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Monday 15th September 1975, when Chris Balderstone became the only man to play in a County Championship cricket match and a Football League fixture on the same day?


GOAL !!!

Yes it was the great sporting all rounder, Chris Balderstones, efforts for Leicestershire and Doncaster.

On Monday 15th September 1975 he played cricket for Leicestershire against Derbyshire at Chesterfield and at close of play he was 51 not out. A quick drive to Belle Vue followed and he played for Doncaster Rovers in the evening in a 1-1 draw against Brentford in the Fourth Division. The following morning he was back playing cricket, finishing his innings on 116 and taking 3 wickets for 28 runs to help win the County Championship for Leicestershire for the first time.

Well played John, and over to you.