George Hudson Accrington Stanley

George Hudson scored an amazing 35 goals for Accrington Stanley in the 1960-1961 season. Following photographs featuring Accrington Stanley’s legendary centre forward George Hudson surfacing on social media, I thought it would be good to contact George and thanks to a search on Twitter, l managed to locate initially  his son Al, then eventually George himself.…

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Raw Milk being read at WHAM Stadium

Why Accrington Stanley? It is a question that I have been asked more than once since I started Across The Pitch. The first person was Scott Brown, the former Stanley midfielder who is now with Harrogate Town. It was the first thing he asked Arran Airs and myself, when we interviewed him the first time…

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Coventry City vs Accrington Stanley

The EFL League One match coming up this Saturday, 26 October 2019, between Coventry City F.C. and Accrington Stanley F.C. will take place at St. Andrew’s in Birmingham, England. This match looks to favor Coventry on paper, but Accrington has had a habit of playing to the level of their opponents recently, beating Ipswich Town F.C., but…

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Accrington Stanley vs Gillingham

The EFL League One match coming up this Saturday, 26 October 2019, between Accrington Stanley F.C. and Gillingham F.C. will take place at WHAM Stadium in Accrington, Lancashire, England. Accy comes off of a match on Wednesday in which they were defeated handily, 4-0, by Peterborough United F.C.. It was a difficult day to say the…

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Accrington Stanley vs Ipswich Town

The EFL League One match coming up this Sunday, 20 October 2019, between Accrington Stanley F.C. and Ipswich Town F.C. will take place at WHAM Stadium in Accrington, Lancashire, England. The Tractor Boys are used to playing a tier or two higher than League One, and came into this season with lofty expectations. Thus far,…

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Southend United vs Accrington Stanley

The EFL League One match coming up this Saturday, 28 September 2019, between Southend United F.C. and Accrington Stanley F.C. will take place at Roots Hall in Southend-on-sea, Essex, England. After an extremely slow start, Accy has shown a marked improvement in form in recent weeks. However, the results have not been there thus far,…

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