October in numbers
October proved to be a busy period, once again, for Macclesfield Town. John Askey and his players faced six games over the course of the month and booked themselves an FA Cup First Round tie in the process. Below are the numbers for the month of October.
400 – Danny Whitaker brought up his 400th Macclesfield appearance against Guiseley on October 3rd.
3 – Number of league wins picked up by the Silkmen.
5 – Number of different goal scorers who found the net in the 5-0 FA Cup win over Stourbridge on the 14th.
9 – Total amount of points for the month. Taking the seasons figure to 32.
10 – Goals scored throughout the month.
62 – Macclesfield’s ball for the FA Cup first round proper - setting up an away tie with Forest Green on November 4th.
4 – The Silkmen travelled to the capital twice in four days to face Leyton Orient and Dagenham and Redbridge.
By Steven Dale