Plymouth Argyle - 491 At Pompey?
UK time is: 02:40:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

491 At Pompey?

Argyle legend Paul Wotton is set to move into joint-second place on the club all-time appearance list.

The 36-year old currently has 490 Argyle appearances to his name, one game short of Sammy Black who occupies second place behind Kevin Hodges in playing the most games for the club.

Pilgrims' boss John Sheridan has hinted that Wotton may play a part in the Dockyard Derby against Portsmouth on Saturday and will definitely be included in the 18-man match day squad although sentiment will not cloud his judgement, he told the club official website: 'I won't let that allow me to make sure he plays, but he will be in the 18, so he's got a good chance.
'It's outstanding on his part. You don't get many players in this day and age do that. You're lucky when a player plays 100 games at a club before they move on. For him to do that at one club is a great achievement.'

Many fans thought Wottsie would have played against Hartlepool in the final game at Home Park last Saturday and equal Black's record in front of the home fans but bizarrely he wasn't even selected for the squad, a move that angered some fans.

Hopefully Sheridan will select a club legend against Pompey and allow him to move to 491, it would be harsh if that honour is not permitted.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Ian De-Lar Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 2 2014

Time: 8:30AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
thought that was how many fans you were taking to sadly i cannot be there as its my daughters travelling up tp pompey when you lot play there=tooting my horn and waving my pompey scarf at centra pk coaches..have good day, but not too good
plymouth graham
Report Abuse
02/05/2014 17:41:00

Lol, we'll be taking just over three times that amount to Fratton. ;)
Report Abuse
02/05/2014 20:23:00


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Plymouth Argyle Articles

Cox Joins Stevenage (Thursday November 26 2015)

Ref For Dagenham v Argyle (Thursday November 26 2015)

Argyle 1 - 1 Leyton Orient Match Highlights (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Nelson Stops Orient Express (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Stats: Plymouth Argyle v Leyton Orient (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Ref For Argyle v Leyton Orient (Monday November 23 2015)

Loss Of Age (Monday November 23 2015)

Argyle v Exeter Match Highlights (Sunday November 22 2015)

Injury Hit Argyle Suffer Rare Defeat (Saturday November 21 2015)

Stats: Plymouth Argyle v Exeter City (Saturday November 21 2015)

Archived Plymouth Argyle Articles

List All Vital Argyle Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PL2 3DQ 4
2. miked_joker 4
3. Tyno 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Plymouth 19 12 3 4 +14 39
2. Oxford 19 10 7 2 +14 37
3. Northampton 19 11 4 4 +8 37
4. Portsmouth 19 8 9 2 +15 33
5. Accrington 18 9 5 4 +8 32
6. Leyton Orient 19 8 6 5 +5 30
7. Carlisle 19 8 6 5 +0 30

Plymouth Argyle Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Preview: Wycombe Wanderers v Portsmouth
Wycombe : 27/11/2015 01:27:00
Cox Joins Stevenage
Plymouth : 26/11/2015 19:54:01
U's bring in Scottish International
Oxford : 26/11/2015 18:23:01
Spurs' Maghoma In On Loan & Thomas Extension
Yeovil : 26/11/2015 18:06:01
Worcester Loan For Nelson-Addy
Hartlepool : 26/11/2015 17:47:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Argyle be promoted this season?
Suggested By:  Plymouth Vital
Yes 82%
No 13%
Undecided 5%