York City

FL125 VOTE

 

  When was York City's best season?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 2011/12 74%
2 1983/84 9%
3 1954/55 7%
3 1974/75 7%
4 1992/93 3%
     

The FL125 Greatest Season voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #OurBestSeason.

The nominations were:

1954/55 - The Happy Wanderers reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup.

1974/75 - York City's highest ever finish in The Football League when competing in the second tier.

1983/84 - Fourth Division Champions, the first team ever to reach more than 100 points in a season.

1992/93 - Won promotion from Division Three via the Play-Offs and a first ever trip to Wembley where we defeated Crewe Alexandra on penalties.

2011/12 - The great eight-day double winning the FA Trophy against Newport County AFC then the Conference Play-Off Final against Luton Town the following weekend to reclaim our rightful place in The Football League.

 

  Who is York City's best ever manager?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 Tom Johnston 35%
2 Alan Little 26%
3 Gary Mills 22%
4 Denis Smith 17%
     

The FL125 Greatest Manager voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #GreatManagers.

The nominees were:

Tom Johnston - Led the Minstermen to the second tier, the highest the club has ever placed in The Football League.

Denis Smith - Led York City to the Fourth Division Championship in 1983/84 becoming the first club to get over 100 points in a season.

Alan Little - Led York to promotion in 1992/93 and made the Play-Offs the following year. Little was also in charge of the Minstermen's famous League Cup wins over Manchester United (1995) and Everton (1996).

Gary Mills - Led York back to The Football League in 2011/12, completing a Wembley double with wins over Newport County in the FA Trophy followed by a Play-Off Final victory over Luton Town.