FA Cup Final 7 May 1955

Written on 03/18/2020
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While the football is on hold, we will throw you back in time daily to some classic football matches and feature Toon legends!

FA Cup winners in 1951 and 1952, Newcastle United had suffered shock early exits in 1953 and 1954 and were doubly keen to set the record straight in 1955.

Highlights below or watch the full match 



Newcastle United 3-1 Manchester City 

FA Cup winners in 1951 and 1952, Newcastle United had suffered a shock early exits in 1953 and 1954 and were doubly keen to set the record straight in 1955.

Newcastle United line-up
Simpson, Cowell, Batty, Scoular, Stokoe, Casey, White, Milburn, Keeble, Hannah, Mitchell

Goals
Newcastle United (Milburn, 1; Mitchell, 52; Hannah, 59)
Manchester City (Johnstone, 45)

Attendance
100,000

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