English FA Cup Finals

Aston Villa v West Bromwich 2-0 (English FA Cup Final: April 2, 1887)


April 2, 1887
Match: English FA Cup, Final, at Kennington Oval, kick-off: 15:30.
Aston Villa – West Bromwich 2-0 (0-0).
Attendance: 12,000.
Referee: Major Francis Marindin (London); umpires: Messrs.: R.P. Gregson (Lancashire) and J.C. Clegg (Sheffield).
Aston Villa (2-3-5): Jimmy Warner, Frank Coulton, Joseph Simmonds, John Burton, Harry Yates, Frederick Dawson, Richmond Davies, Albert Brown, Archie Hunter (C), Howard Vaughton, Dennis Hodgetts.
West Bromwich Albion (2-3-5): Bob Roberts, Harry Green, Albert Aldridge, Ezra Horton, Charles Perry, George Timmins, George Woodhall, Tommy Green, Jem Bayliss (C), Jack Paddock, Tom Pearson.
The goals: 1-0 Hodgetts (60 min.), 2-0 Hunter (88 min.).

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