Wincobank Ironopolis

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16-09-2012 Wincobank Ironopolis was renamed to Phoenix Bessemer for season 50 only (61015)
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Managed by Escafeld

LocationYorkshire England
ArenaThe Hill Fort
Fan ClubBessemer Blades Crew

Team Info[edit]

Founded 11th October 2004. Ironopolis have been an all-English club since season 39.

Season Summary[edit]

Attendance & Top Scorer Stats include all competitive games: League, Cup & Qualification.

Season Series Pos Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD CUP Top Att Avg Att Top Scorer Goals
24 VI.614 6 13 14 4 1 9 22 45 -23 None 12209 7021 England Flip Judson 4
25 VI.614 1 39 14 13 0 1 54 17 37 None 13550 13142 Sverige Lars Larsson 12
26 V.51 6 12 14 4 0 10 20 40 -20 Round 2 22000 16474 Nederland Steijn Arends 10
27 V.51 6 13 14 4 3 7 20 31 -11 Round 2 22000 20471 Sverige Andreas Jacobsson 7
28 V.51 6 19 14 5 4 5 22 31 -9 Round 4 22000 21711 Sverige Andreas Jacobsson 14
29 V.51 5 23 14 7 2 5 33 26 7 Round 2 40000 33901 Sverige Andreas Jacobsson 15
30 V.51 4 23 14 7 2 5 35 16 19 Round 3 46250 35010 Sverige Andreas Jacobsson 15
31 V.51 3 29 14 9 2 3 37 16 21 Round 6 51750 43372 England Andrew Kennedy 7
32 V.51 1 39 14 13 0 1 63 8 55 Round 2 51750 47364 Sverige Andreas Jacobsson 19
33 IV.15 6 17 14 5 2 7 27 29 -2 Round 5 51750 42942 England Andrew Kennedy 11
34 V.32 1 40 14 13 1 0 85 6 79 Round 8 60000 54967 England Evans Mustapha 19
35 IV.53 5 18 14 6 0 8 32 30 2 Round 6 60000 46694 England Evans Mustapha 11
36 IV.53 1 37 14 12 1 1 53 17 36 Round 7 60000 54872 Brasil Martín Brown 13
37 III.13 4 21 14 6 3 5 32 38 -6 Round 9 66620 56817 England Evans Mustapha 11
38 III.13 5 22 14 7 1 6 33 32 1 Round 8 67334 52344 England Alakadhipa Balaji 10
39 IV.12 3 26 14 8 2 4 38 26 12 Round 7 62795 51416 England Jonathan Duncan 13
40 IV.12 1 42 14 14 0 0 66 7 59 Round 9 70000 60405 England Jonathan Duncan 19
41 III.12 5 16 14 5 1 8 30 36 -6 Round 6 64774 47352 England Lee Kaplan 12
42 III.12 2 27 14 8 3 3 30 25 5 Round 8 70000 59239 England Lee Kaplan 16
43 III.12 3 26 14 8 2 4 47 22 25 Round 5 60809 52274 England Francis Hillman 17
44 III.12 8 9 14 3 0 11 25 45 -20 Round 3 59087 38583 England Francis Hillman 10
45 IV.62 8 3 14 1 0 13 14 87 -73 Round 3 49682 28153 England Jonathan Duncan 5
46 V.46 8 3 14 1 0 13 10 89 -79 Round 3 36528 21511 England David Otis 5
47 VI.230 5 19 14 6 1 7 57 39 18 Round 2 32426 22974 England Brian Barnes 9
48 VI.230 4 27 14 9 0 5 57 27 30 Round 3 45552 27022 England Steven Oakley 12
49 VI.230 3 29 14 9 2 3 68 14 54 Round 2 38147 28765 England Phil Crosby 10
50 VI.965 1 42 14 14 0 0 107 0 107 Round 2 48728 37140 England Guy Bridge 22
51 V.256 3 31 14 10 1 3 54 18 36 Round 5 63896 48989 England Matt Milton 14
52 V.256 1 40 14 13 1 0 79 13 66 Round 3 64223 50099 England Guy Bridge 18
53 IV.22 5 16 14 5 1 8 44 49 -5 Round 4 50258 44364 England Matt Milton 11
54 IV.22 4 25 14 8 1 5 49 39 10 Round 5 62682 46094 England Robin Arnull 15
55 IV.22 3 31 14 10 1 3 46 23 23 Round 6 68934 52349 England Matt Milton 13
56 IV.22 1 34 14 11 1 2 63 24 39 Round 5 70863 53355 England Robin Arnull 15
57 III.6 1 29 14 9 2 3 46 18 28 Round 8 77300 62132 England Robin Arnull 21
58 III.6 3 20 14 6 2 6 37 31 6 Round 8 74732 54767 England Robin Arnull 12
59 III.6 1 32 14 10 2 2 44 25 19 Round 6 73672 60740 England Matt Milton 12
60 III.6 2 35 14 11 2 1 56 20 36 Round 3 80410 66718 England Martin Adams 11
61 III.6 1 39 14 13 0 1 60 9 51 Round 3 88000 59913 England Matt Milton 17
62 II.3 7 12 14 4 0 10 28 45 -17 Round 6 66776 52166 England Den Derbyshire 17
63 III.3 4 26 14 8 2 4 41 31 10 Round 3 64163 47935 England Matt Milton 10
64 III.3 4 21 14 7 0 7 38 32 6 Round 3 64298 49704 England Matt Milton 11
65 III.3 5 21 14 7 0 7 45 35 10 Round 6 77042 50871 England Den Derbyshire 21
66 III.3 5 21 14 7 0 7 34 33 1 Round 4 51871 46865 England Clive Meredith 12
67 IV.43 Round England

Honours[edit]

  • P1 green-new.gif Champions III.6 season 61
  • P1 green-new.gif Champions III.6 season 59
  • P1 green-new.gif Champions III.6 season 57
  • P1 red-new.gif Champions IV.22 season 56
  • P1 red-new.gif Champions IV.12 season 40
  • P1 red-new.gif Champions IV.53 season 36
  • P1 orange-new.gif Champions V.256 season 52
  • P1 orange-new.gif Champions V.32 season 34
  • P1 orange-new.gif Champions V.51 season 32
  • P1 brown-new.gif Champions VI.965 season 50
  • P1 brown-new.gif Champions VI.614 season 25


  • L03-2.png Runners-up III.6 season 60
  • L03-2.png Runners-up III.12 season 42


  • L03-3.png 3rd place III.6 season 58
  • L03-3.png 3rd place III.12 season 43
  • L04-3.png 3rd place IV.22 season 55
  • L04-3.png 3rd place IV.12 season 39
  • L05-3.png 3rd place V.256 season 51
  • L05-3.png 3rd place V.51 season 31
  • L06-3.png 3rd place VI.230 season 49


Matches[edit]

Total Matches[edit]

up to and including 19-12-17

Type Played Goals Scored
League 602 1835
Cup 240 1109
Qualifier 13 40
Friendly 465 1517
Total 1320 4501

EoS Challenge Matches[edit]

Ironopolis have taken part in a number of end-of-season challenges.

Season Date Opponent Venue Score Result Challenge
26 30-08-2005 Nederland bredoaske H 3 - 4 L FFHF v HFBreda
26 07-09-2005 Nederland bredoaske A 2 - 5 L FFHF v HFBreda
27 27-12-2005 Cymru Scarlet Warriors A 1 - 0 W FFHF v FT Forums
28 18-04-2006 Deutschland Cherrytown FC A 2 - 3 W England v Germany
30 22-11-2006 Nederland BREDA A 0 - 5 L FFHF v HFBreda
31 22-03-2007 USA sphinx2000 A 4 - 3 W England v USA
33 01-11-2007 Brasil Senna's Sports Club A 4 - 3 W England v Brazil
34 12-02-2008 Perú Termanators H 4 - 0 W England v Peru
36 01-10-2008 Türkiye Atletico Pijama A 2 - 0 W England v Turkey
37 20-01-2009 Bulgaria simex A 8 - 0 W England v Bulgaria
38 05-05-2009 England The Bucks A 1 - 5 L Yorkshire v Lancashire
38 12-05-2009 Österreich FC Fanatiker H 0 - 3 L England v Austria
39 02-09-2009 Canada Burton Albion A 3 - 0 W England v USA/Canada
50 15-01-2013 Hong Kong Young's United H 8 - 0 W UK v Former Colonies


Single Matches[edit]

On the 1st January 2013 Ironopolis embarked on a Global Match-Up challenge the aim of which was to play a single match against at least one club from each hattrick country. The challenge was completed 27th January 2013 making Ironopolis the first club to complete a single match flag collection by playing a single match against a team from each hattrick country.


Club Records[edit]

Performance[edit]

Record Rating Date Season
Midfield extra-terrestrial (high) 31-01-2016 60
Defence extra-terrestrial (low) 01-11-2015 60
Attack mythical (low) 13-03-2016 61
Hatstats Team 495 22-05-2016 61
Hatstats Defence 188 01-11-2015 60
Hatstats Midfield 189 31-01-2016 60
Hatstats Attack 198 13-03-2016 61
Stars 105 27-03-2016 61


Best Wins[edit]

Match Type Venue Score Date
League III Home 8-0 15-02-2015
League III Away 5-0 14-12-2014
League IV Home 9-0 11-10-2009
League IV Away 9-2 21-09-2014
League V Home 11-0 16-06-2013
League V Away 11-0 20-01-2008
League VI Home 10-0 23-12-2012
League VI Away 11-0 21-10-2012
Qualification Home 8-1 06-08-2006
Cup Home 4-1 02-01-2007
Cup Away 11-0 17-06-2008
Friendly Home 13-0 10-07-2007
Friendly Away 10-0 17-01-2007


Best Crowds[edit]

  • League: 88000 (22-05-2016)
  • Qualification: 70000 (10-05-2009)
  • Cup: 70000 (27-10-2009)
  • Friendly: 7113 (28-11-06)


Transfers Paid[edit]

Player Position Price £ Bought from Date
England Lee Johnson G £5966667 Schweiz Olympiakos United 08-05-2012
England Francis Hillman F £3832667 Canada Besaid Aurochs FC 15-07-2010
England Clive Meredith F £3690000 England FC Unity 03-01-2017
England Jonathan Duncan F £3610667 Belgium de vlaamse trots 19-03-2009
England Steve Currie W £3509000 England Toon Titans 27-11-2008
England Alexander Butler G £3500000 Israel katalunya 16-04-2010


Transfers Sold[edit]

Player Position Price £ Sold to Date
England Francis Hillman F £4333333 Venezuela La Furia Armada 09-03-2011
England Jonathan Duncan F £3672000 Polska Love & Passion 28-05-2011
England Jules Brookstein G £3538000 Schweiz Mighty Tasmanian Devils 26-04-2017
England Lee Kaplan F £3400000 England Pinball Wizards 01-07-2010
England Alexander Butler G £3333333 England Gibbo Utd 24-02-2011
England Matthew Kyffin W £2682000 Suriyah Trickers por el Mundo 24-10-2015

Player Achievements[edit]

National Team Appearances[edit]

  • England Jon Assinder - 10 caps 05-02-2008 - 03-07-2008


National U-20 Appearances[edit]

  • England Guy Bridge - 9 caps - debut - 02-11-2012
  • England Paul Neill - 1 caps - debut - 14-10-2011


Golden Boots[edit]

Player Award Series Season Goals
Sverige Lars Larsson Goldenboot VI.gif VI.614 25 12
Sverige Andreas Jacobsson Goldenboot V.gif V.51 29 13
Sverige Andreas Jacobsson Goldenboot V.gif V.51 30 14
Sverige Andreas Jacobsson Goldenboot V.gif V.51 32 19
Brasil Martín Brown Goldenboot V.gif V.32 34 17
Brasil Martín Brown Goldenboot IV.gif IV.53 36 11
England Jonathan Duncan Goldenboot IV.gif IV.12 40 15
England Guy Bridge Goldenboot VI.gif VI.965 50 21
England Guy Bridge Goldenboot IV.gif IV.22 54 11
England Robin Arnull Goldenboot IV.gif IV.22 54 11
England Matt Milton Goldenboot III.gif III.6 61 14


Top Goal Scorers[edit]

Click here for the full list of Ironopolis all-time scorers

Minimum 50 goals - Competitive games only - correct up to & included 20-12-17

Player Position Goals
England Matt Milton F 167
England Robin Arnull F 166
Sverige Andreas Jacobsson M 87
England Brian Cleverley F 85
England Evans Mustapha F 84
England Den Derbyshire F 77
England Jonathan Duncan F 76
England Guy Bridge F 76
England Lee Kaplan F 73
England Martin Adams M 67
England David Dexter F 64
England Amos Arthur M 55
England James Blackadder M 54
England Wang Junchao D 54
Brasil Martín Brown W 50
England Amos Kersley W 50
England Hitendra Sur D 50


Competitive Games Played[edit]

150+ games only - Current players in bold - correct up to and including 20-12-17

Player Position Games
England Amos Arthur M 294
England Alun Anderson M 252
England Robin Arnull F 236
England Matt Milton F 216
England James Blackadder M 215
England Martin Adams M 204
England Larry Humphreys M 197
England Ian Seddougui G 189
England Connor Tait W 188
England Wang Junchao D 186
England Michael Waters D 174
England David Dexter F 170
England Lee Johnson G 169
England Amos Kersley W 165
England Teddy Perraudin M 165

Club Motto[edit]

  • Through Tempests We Shall Prevail


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