Facts & figures

All record are from Latics entering the League in 1907 until present day. Not Included are the three games at the start of the cancelled 1939-40 season and the two games against Accrington Stanley in 1961. Major competitions means League, FA Cup and League Cup. All Competitions also includes Division 3(N) Cup, Texaco Cup, Anglo Scottish, Anglo Italian, Simod/ZDS/Full Members Cup and Auto Windscreen Shield.

Ten Highest Crowds Latics have played in front of (All Competitions)

74,343    Oldham Athletic v Nottingham Forest                    Littlewoods Cup Final          29 April 1990
56,613    Manchester United v Oldham Athletic                    Division 2                            31 March 1975
56,399    Manchester United v Oldham Athletic                    FA Cup Semi Final              10 April 1994
55,000    Manchester United v Oldham Athletic                    Division 1                            27 September 1913
53,309    Chelsea v Oldham Athletic                                     Division 2                            06 April 1928
52,455    Liverpool v Oldham Athletic                                   FA Cup 5                           26 February 1977
50,000    Manchester United v Oldham Athletic                     Division 1                           19 October 1920
46,471    Oldham Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday                  FA Cup 4                          25 January 1930
46,011    Oldham Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday                  FA Cup 4                          27 Jan 1934
45,923    Everton v Oldham Athletic                                      Division 2                           29 August 1953

Ten Highest League Crowds

56,613    Manchester United    v    Oldham Athletic        31 March 1975
55,000    Manchester United    v    Oldham Athletic        27 September 1913
53,309    Chelsea                     v    Oldham Athletic        06 April 1928
50,000    Manchester United    v    Oldham Athletic        19 October 1920
45,923    Everton                     v    Oldham Athletic        29 August 1953
45,120    Oldham Athletic        v     Blackpool                21 April 1930
42,078    Manchester United    v    Oldham Athletic        28 August 1991
40,000    Manchester City        v    Oldham Athletic        26 March 1910
40,000    Manchester City        v    Oldham Athletic       05 April 1915
40,000    Chelsea                     v    Oldham Athletic       26 December 1919

Ten Highest Home Attendances All Competitions

46,471    v   Sheffield Wednesday              FA Cup 4        25 Jan 1930
46,011    v   Sheffield Wednesday              FA Cup 4        27 Jan 1934
45,120    v   Blackpool                              Division 2         21 Apr 1930
41,733    v   Liverpool                               FA Cup 4        27 Jan 1962
35,473    v   Everton                                  FA Cup 3        24 Feb 1912
35,200    v   Hull City                                Division 3(N)    26 April 1949
34,000    v   Newcastle United                  Division 1          10 Sep 1910
33,450    v   Stockport County                  Division 3(N)    08 Mar 1952
32,814    v   Bolton Wanderers                  Division 1         26 Dec 1921
32,355    v   Wolverhampton Wanderers    FA Cup 3        11 Jan 1930

Ten Highest Home League Attendances

45,120    v   Blackpool                      Division 2         21 Apr 1930
35,200    v   Hull City                        Division 3(N)    26 April 1949
34,000    v   Newcastle United          Division 1         10 Sep 1910
33,450    v   Stockport County          Division 3(N)    08 Mar 1952
32,814    v   Bolton Wanderers          Division 1         26 Dec 1921
31,343    v   Tottenham Hotspur        Division 1         17 April 1922
30,832    v   Blackburn Rovers          Division 2         26 Sep 1953
30,072    v   Everton                          Division 2         29 April 1954
29,924    v   Bolton Wanderers          Division 2         10 April 1910
29,762    v   Manchester City             Division 1         15 Oct 1921

Five Highest FA Cup Attendances

56,399    Manchester United v Oldham Athletic        FA Cup Semi Final     10 April 1993
52,455    Liverpool v Oldham Athletic                      FA Cup 5                   26 February 1977
46,471    Oldham Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday     FA Cup 4                   25 January 1930
46,011    Oldham Athletic v Sheffield Wednesday     FA Cup 4                   27 January 1934
45,371    Sheffield United v Oldham Athletic             FA Cup 4 replay         13 March 1915

Five Highest Home FA Cup Attendances

46,471    v    Sheffield Wednesday                 FA Cup 4                   25 January 1930
46,011    v    Sheffield Wednesday                 FA Cup 4                   27 January 1934
35,473    v    Everton                                     FA Cup 3                   12 February 1912
32,355    v    Wolverhampton Wanderers       FA Cup 3                   11 January 1930
31,706    v    Newcastle United                      FA Cup 3                   07 January 1950

Five Highest League Cup Attendances

74,343    Oldham Athletic v Nottingham Forest                    Littlewoods Cup Final          29 April 1990
36,314    Newcastle United v Oldham Athletic                     Coca Cola Cup 3                 23 October 1994
23,315    Everton v Oldham Athletic                                     League Cup 4                     17 November 1987
23,041    Aston Villa v Oldham Athletic                                League Cup 2                     10 September 1975
22,746    Arsenal v Oldham Athletic                                     Coca Cola Cup 3 replay      09 November 1994

Five Highest Home League Cup Attendances

19,263    v    West Ham United                   Littlewoods Cup Semi Final First Leg            14 February 1990
18,862    v    Southampton                          Littlewoods Cup 5 replay                               31 January 1990
14,924    v    Arsenal                                  Littlewoods Cup 4                                          22 November 1989
14,573    v    Everton                                  Littlewoods Cup 3 replay                               29 November 1988
13,793    v    Nottingham Forest                  League Cup                                                   29 August 1978
 

Ten Lowest Attendances All Competition

311        Ancona v Oldham Athletic                       Anglo Italian Cup          05 September 1995
752        Oldham Athletic v Barrow                       Division 3(N) Cup         24 March 1936
800        Southport v Oldham Athletic                    Division 3(N) Cup         09 March 1937
875        Oldham Athletic v Barrow                        Division 3(N) Cup         20 October 1936
967        Oldham Athletic v Rochdale                     Division 3(N) Cup          01 October 1935
1,000     Rochdale v Oldham Athletic                      Division 3(N) Cup         21 September 1937
1,066     Oldham Athletic v Southport                     Division 3(N) Cup          15 March 1938
1,239     Barrow v Oldham Athletic                        Division 3(N) Cup          19 January 1939
1,462     Workington Town v Oldham Athletic        League Cup 1 leg 2        26 August 1975
1,490     New Brighton v Oldham Athletic              Division 3(N)                  29 February 1936

Ten Lowest Home Attendance All Competition

752       v     Barrow                                  Division 3(N) Cup         24 March 1936
875       v     Barrow                                  Division 3(N) Cup         20 October 1936
967       v     Rochdale                               Division 3(N) Cup          01 October 1935
1,066    v     Southport                               Division 3(N) Cup         15 March 1938
1,841    v     West Bromwich Albion          Simod Cup                    10 November 1987
2,073    v     Northampton Town                Division 3                      29 April 1969
2,086    v     Walsall                                   Division 3                      20 December 1968
2,089    v     Bristol Rovers                        Division 3                       11 May 1968
2,264    v     Walsall                                   Division 4                       12 April 1960
2,297    v     Reading                                  Division 3                      18 February 1969

Ten Lowest Attendances (Major Competition)

1,490    New Brighton v Oldham Athletic                       Division 3(N)                      29 February 1936
1,492    Gateshead v Oldham Athletic                            Division 4                            23 April 1960
1,762    Hartlepool United v Oldham Athletic                 Division 4                             09 November 1970
1,790    Darlington v Oldham Athletic                             Division 4                            17 January 1970
1,840    Brighton & Hove Albion v Oldham Athletic*      League Cup 2 replay 2        20 September 1977
1,847    Newport County v Oldham Athletic                   Division 4                            12 September 1970
1,896    Barrow v Oldham Athletic                                 Division 3(N)                       19 April 1937
1,955    Torquay United v Oldham Athletic                     Rumbelows Cup 2 Leg 2      09 October 1991
2,000    Middlesborough v Oldham Athletic                    Division 1                             03 April 1915
2,022    Crewe Alexandra v Oldham Athletic                  Division 3(N)                        26 January 1936
*played at Filbert Street, Leicester

Ten Lowest Home Attendances (Major Competition)

2,073    v     Northampton Town                Division 3                      29 April 1969
2,086    v     Walsall                                   Division 3                      20 December 1968
2,089    v     Bristol Rovers                        Division 3                       11 May 1968
2,264    v     Walsall                                   Division 4                       12 April 1960
2,297    v     Reading                                  Division 3                      18 February 1969
2,391    v     Lincoln City                            Division 4                      10 February 1970
2,500    v     Hull City                                Division 3(N)                  23 February 1957
2,510    v     Fulham                                   Division 2                       03 May 1986
2,549    v     Gateshead                             Division 3(N)                  07 January 1956
2,570    v     Hull City                                Division 2                        28 April 1934

Five Lowest FA Cup Attendances

3,000        Formby v Oldham Athletic              FA Cup 1                   24 November 1973
3,604        Oldham Athletic v Orient                 FA Cup 3                   06 January 1986
3,807        Denaby United v Oldham Athletic    FA Cup 1                   15 November 1958
4,000        Oldham Athletic v Darwen              FA Cup Intermediate   07 December 1907
4,048        Wimbledon v Oldham Athletic        FA Cup 3                    03 January 1981

Five Lowest Home FA Cup Attendances

3,604        v    Orient                          FA Cup 3                   06 January 1986
4,000        v    Darwen                       FA Cup Intermediate   07 December 1907
4,163        v    Brentford                    FA Cup 3                    05 January 1985
4,567        v    Shildon Town              FA Cup 1 replay         17 November 1959
5,253        v    Mansfield Town          FA Cup 1                    15 November 1997

Five Lowest League Cup Attendances

1,462        Workington Town v Oldham Athletic               League Cup 1 Leg 1           26 August 1975
1,665        Darlington v Oldham Athletic                            League Cup 2 Leg 1           27 September 1988
1,840        Brighton & Hove Albion v Oldham Athletic*    League Cup 2 replay 2        20 September 1977
1,955        Torquay United v Oldham Athletic                    Rumbelows Cup 2 Leg 2    09 October 1991
2,271        Carlisle United v Oldham Athletic                     League Cup 2 leg 1             22 September 1987

* played at Filbert Street, Leicester

Five Lowest Home League Cup Attendances

2,975    v        Grimsby Town                    Coca Cola Cup 1 Leg 1        20 August 1996
3,094    v        Tranmere Rovers                Coca Cola Cup 2 Leg 1        17 September 1996
3,302    v        Gillingham                           Milk Cup 2 Leg 2                  26 October 1982
3,540    v        Stockport County               Milk Cup 2 Leg 2                   25 October 1983
3,630    v        Hartlepools United              League Cup 1                        11 October 1960
 
 



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