Walsall Swifts v Aston Villa 1-0 (Birmingham Senior Cup final: April 9, 1881)

April 9, 1881
Match: Birmingham Cup, Final, at Aston Lower Grounds, kick-off: 16:00.
Walsall Swifts – Aston Villa 1-0 (1-0).
Attendance: 7,000.
Walsall Swifts (2-3-5): C.H. Hobson, G. Sheldon, A. Jones, E. Dyoss (C), J. Baker, J. Ashwell, W.H. Tapper, D. Lunn, W. Yates, A. Stokes, W. Brandrick.
Aston Villa (2-3-5): George Copley, Henry Simmonds, Edward Lee, Thomas Pank, Samuel Law, Andrew Hunter, William Crossland, Archie Hunter (C), Arthur Brown, Howard Vaughton, Elisha Davis.
The goal: 1-0 Yates.

Birmingham Daily Post: April 9, 1881.


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