Newmarket Town

Founded in 1877, the Jockeys were originally opponents of the Lilywhites in the Bury and District League. It also looked likely that the two clubs would ground share for the 2012/13 season at Newmarket but in the end the Lilywhites were able extend their stay at their Milton Road Ground for a further season before entering a ground share with Histon.


Bury and District League

19.12.1908                     Newmarket Town 2 - 0 Cambridge Town

20.2.1909                       Cambridge Town 1 - 2 Newmarket Town                                                                                                 Played at Purbeck Road, the scorer for the Lilywites was Doig.

11.12.1909                     Cambridge Town 2 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                     Played at Purbeck Road. Both goals for the Lilywhites were scoed by Thornton.

30.4.1910                       Newmarket Town 1 - 0 Cambridge Town

8.10.1910                       Newmarket Town 1 - 4 Cambridge Town                                                                                                     The four goals for the Lilywhites came from Coe, Halls (2) and a penalty by Copeland.

10.12.1910                     Cambridge Town 8 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                             Richardson (2), Flack, Coe, Ellis (3) and Halls were the scorers for the Lilywhites at Purbeck Road.

6.1.1912                         Cambridge Town 2 - 1 Newmarket Town                                                                                                    Played at the Hills Road Bridge Ground, Sizer and Halls scored for the Lilywhites.

24.2.1912                       Newmarket Town 2 - 2 Cambridge Town                                                                                                   Sizer and Halls scored for the Lilywhites.

4.1.1913                         Newmarket Town 1 - 2 Cambridge Town                                                                                                    Goals for the Lilywhites were scored by Halls and Whybro.

18.1.1913                       Cambridge Town 8 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                    Scorers for the Lilywhites were Sizer (4), Halls, Brooks, Coe and Jenkins. This victory meant that the Lilywhites were crowned Bury & District League champions.

14.2.1919                       Newmarket Town 0 - 0 Cambridge Town

8.5.1919                          Cambridge Town 3 - 0 Cambridge Town                                                                                                    Going into this match the Lilywhites were seond in the leahue, while Newmarket were top. The victory, with the goals coming from Cousins (2) and Rowell, meant that the Lilywhites were crowned champions rather than Newmarket.


East Anglain League

16.12.1939                    Newmarket Town 1 - 0 Cambridge Town

9.3.1940                         Cambridge Town 8 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                     Wright (3), Barnard (2), Parr (2) and Elsden were the goal scorers.

19.10.1940                     Cambridge Town 6 - 1 Newmarket Town                                                                                                      The goals for the Lilywhites were scored by Cook (3), Wright (2) and Mansfield.

9.11.1940                       Newmarket Town 2 - 2 Cambridge Town                                                                                                     Barnard and Sunshine scored for the Lilywhites.

18.10.1941                     Newmarket Town 4 - 3 Cambridge Town                                                                                                     The goal scorers for the Lilywhites were Barnard, Hardy and Thurston

25.10.1941                     Cambridge Town 4 - 1 Newmarket Town                                                                                                    Pratt (2) and Webb (2) scored the goals for the Lilywhites.

18.3.1944                       Cambridge Town 6 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                      The Lilywhites goalscorers were Dunn (2), Barnard (2), Gallego and Udal.

29.4.1944                       Newmarket Town 2 - 4 Cambridge Town                                                                                                   Barnard (4), Pengelly and Steer were the Lilywhites' goalscorers.

2.2.1945                         Newmarket Town 1 - 3 Cambridge Town                                                                                                     The goals for the Lilywhites came from Parr, Barnard and Harmer.

24.3.1945                       Cambridge Town 3 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                     Eaton, Barnard and Gallego scored for the Lilywhites.


Cambs Invitation Cup

4.4.2000                         Newmarket Town v Cambridge City                                                    Semi Final


East Anglian Cup

10.3.1922                        Newmarket Town 2 - 1 Cambridge Town                                          2nd Round                                      Sizer scored the Lilywhites goal.

2.2.1923                          Cambridge Town 2 - 0 Nemarket Town                                             2nd Round                                       Played in front of a crowd of 3,050, this was the first time that Newmarket visited Milton Road. Sizer and Wakefield scored the goals for the Lilywhites.

22.10.1927                      Cambridge Town 8 - 2 Newmarket Town                                          1st Round                                       Patman (2), Gayner (2), Bell (2), Wakefield and Richardson scored for the Lilywhites.

15.9.1928                        Newmarket Town 0 - 4 Cambridge Town                                          1st Round                                       Goals scored for the Lilywhites by Bell (2) and Knight (2)

14.9.1962                        Cambridge City 4 - 1 Newmarket Town                                             1st Round                                     Pearce (2), Banks and Moore were the Lilywhites's goal scorers.


F.A. Cup

27.10.1986                      Cambridge City 2 - 1 Newmarket Town                                             2nd Qualifying Round                   Milbourne and Finney were the goalscorers for the Lilywhites.

15.9.1990                        Cambridge City 2 - 1 Newmarket Town                                             1st Qualifying Round                        The scorers for the Lilywhites were McLean and Grogan.


Freeston Cup

28.12.1912                       Cambridge Town 2 - 0 Newmarket Town                                           First Round                                  Halls and Sizer scored for the Lilywhites in the match played at the Hills Road Bridge Ground.


Suffolk Senior Cup

30.1.1909                         Cambridge Town 2 - 2 Newmarket Town                                            First Round                              Played at Perse School, the goalscorers for the Lilywhites were Halls and Hurst

13.2.1909                         Newmarket Town 2 - 0 Cambridge Town


Friendly Matches

21.9.1912                         Cambridge City 7 - 2 Newmarket Town                                                                                                      The goals in the match, which was played at the Hills Road Bridge Ground, were scored for the Lilywhites by E Smith (4), A Smith, Coe and Nelder.

25.12.1924                       Cambridge Town 4 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                   Wordingham, Rae, W Taylor and Sizer scored for the Lilywhites.

25.12.1936                        Cambridge Town 2 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                 Goals for the Lilywhites were scored by Mann and Barnard.

2.6.1941                             Cambridge Town 3 - 0 Newmarket Town                                                                                                 Thornton (2) and Hampton scored the goals.

At one time Newmarket played the City Reserve team in the Eastern Counties League