fa cup

  • Questions:

    1. Who recorded the biggest win in an FA Cup final?

    2. Who was just 21 when he captained Leicester's 1969 Cup final team?

    3. Which two Second Division clubs reached the Cup final in the 1980s?

    4. Which three Northern Ireland internationals were members of Arsenal's Cup final teams of 1978 and 1979?

    5. Which West Country club equalled their best-ever Cup run by reaching the fourth round in 1989-90?

    6. Who became the first player to earn Cup winners' medals from three countries after Chelsea beat Aston Villa in the 2000 FA Cup final?

    7. Who scored Chelsea's winning goal in the 2000 final?

    8. Who had scored twice for Chelsea in their semi-final victory over Newcastle in 2000?

    9. Who knocked Chelsea out of the Cup in 2001?

    10. In 1991 which club became the first Scottish team to play in the FA Cup proper for 105 years?

    11. Which Scottish international kept goal for Spurs in the 1961 and 1962 finals?

    12. Which two England internationals played for Fulham in the 1975 final?

    13. How many matches did it take to settle the third-round tie between Arsenal and Sheffield Wednesday in 1979?

    14. Who came from 3-0 down to defeat Southampton 4-3 in 2001?

    15. Who scored Wimbledon's winner in the 1988 Cup final?

    16. Which First Division team did Wimbledon beat in the semi-finals that year?

     

    Answers:

    1. Bury (in 1903)

    2. David Nish

    3. West Ham and Queens Park Rangers

    4. Pat Jennings, Pat Rice and Sammy Nelson

    5. Torquay United

    6. Marcel Desailly

    7. Roberto Di Matteo

    8. Gus Poyet

    9. Arsenal

    10. Gretna

    11. Bill Brown

    12. Bobby Moore and Alan Mullery

    13. Five

    14. Tranmere Rovers

    15. Lawrie Sanchez

    16. Luton Town

  • 1. Which Second Division team were beaten by Ryman Leaguers Canvay Island in the 2000-1 FA Cup?

    2. Who scored twice for Manchester United in their 1963 FA Cup final victory over Leicester City?

    3. Who scored Ipswich Town's winning Cup final goal against Arsenal?

    4. Which London League club was put out of the FA Cup four times by non-League opponents between 1958 and 1965?

    5. For which three clubs did Ian Callaghan play in the FA Cup?

    6. Which team finished a lowly 19th  in Division Two in 1948-9 but still reached that year's Cup final?

    7. For which club did Jeff Astle score in every round in 1968?

    8. Who are the only Football League club to have played FA Cup ties in all four home countries?

    9. Which Chelsea player was the only one-eyed man ever to appear in an FA Cup final?

    10. Who earned an FA Cup winners' medal with Charlton Athletic but never playoff a League game for the club?

    11. Who scored Newcastle's goal in their 2-1 defeat by Hereford in 1972?

    12. Which club lost three FA Cup finals in the 1960s?

    13. What nationality was Tottenham's goalkeeper in the 1991 final?

    14. Who went 16 FA Cup finals in the 1960s?

    15. Which member of the 1951 Blackpool Cup final side was still an amateur?

    16. And which side did he captain to victory nine years later?

    1. Port Vale

    2. David Herd

    3. Roger Osbourne

    4. Millwall

    5. Liverpool, Swansea City and Crewe Alexandra

    6. Leicester City

    7. West Bromwich Albion

    8. Nottingham Forest

    9. Bob Thompson

    10. Arthur Turner

    11. Malcolm Macdonald

    12. Norwegian (Erik Thorstvedt)

    13. Leicester City

    14. Leeds United

    15. Bill Slater

    16. Wolves

  • 1.  Who scored for both sides within a minute in the 1946 FA Cup final?

    2. Which Midland League team held Spurs to a goalless draw ar White Hort Lane in the first round of the 1922-3 competition?

    3. By what score did Spurs win the replay?

    4. Who kept goal of Watford in the 1984 final?

    5. Which Queens Park Rangers defender was the first Jamaican-born player to appear in an FA Cup final?

    6. Which manager led Newcastle United to six FA Cup finals?

    7. Who scored a hat-trick for Notts County in the 1894 Cup final?

    8. Which goalkeeper won a Cup-winner;s medal with Manchester United yet played just two League matches for the club?

    9. Who played against Liverpool in the 1971 final for them in the 1977 final?

    10. Which future England manager was a member of the Spurs team humbled by York City in the FA Cup in 1955?

    11. And which future England manager was a member of the Chelsea team which went down 2-1 at home to Crewe Alexandra in a 1961 tie?

    12. Which Argentinian grabbed the winner for Spurs in the 1981 final?

    13. Who was manager of Brighton when they crashed 4-0 at home to Isthmian Leaguers Walton & Hersham in 1973?

    14. In which year's final did the ball burst for the first time?

    15. And when did it burst for the second time?

    16. And which club was involved in both finals?

    1. Bert Turner (Charlton Athletic)

    2. Worksop Town

    3. 9-0

    4. Steve Sherwood

    5. Bob Hazell

    6. Frank Watt

    7. Jimmy Logan

    8. Les Sealey

    9. Ray Kennedy

    10. Alf Ramsey

    11. Terry Venables

    12. Ricky Villa

    13. Brian Clough

    14. 1946

    15. 1947

    16. Charlton Athletic