English FA Cup Finals

Royal Engineers v Old Etonians 1-1 (English FA Cup Final: March 13, 1875)


March 13, 1875
Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Kennington Oval, kick-off: 15:35.
Royal Engineers – Old Etonians 1-1 (0-1), after extra time.
Attendance: 1,000.
Referee: Mr. Charles W. Alcock (Wanderers); umpires: Messrs.: J.H. Giffard (Civil Service) and J.R. Dasent (Old Etonians).
Royal Engineers (2-2-6): William Merriman, George H. Sim, Gerald Onslow, Richard Ruck, Pelham von Donop, Charles Wood, Herbert Rawson, William Stafford, Henry Renny-Tailyour, Alexander Mein, Cecil Wingfield-Stratford.
Old Etonians (2-3-5): Charles Farmer, Francis Wilson, Albert Thompson, Edgar Lubbock, Robert Benson, William Kenyon-Slaney, Frederick Patton, Alexander Bonsor, Cuthbert Ottaway, Hon. Arthur Kinnaird, Sir James Stronge.
The goals: 0-1 Bonsor (30 min.), 1-1 Renny-Tailyour (50 min).

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