F.A. Cup
                                                   1890/91  Results
* denotes non-league club

None of the Football League sides played in the Qualifying Rounds.

First Round
Sat Jan 17 Accrington2-2Bolton Wanderers
Sat Jan 24 Bolton Wanderers 1-5

Accrington

Sat Jan 17 Aston Villa 13-1 Casuals*
Sat Jan 17 Burnley4-2Crewe Alexandra*
Sat Jan 17 Chester* 1-0Lincoln City*
Sat Jan 17 Clapton* 0 -14Nottingham Forest*
(the match was played at Upton Park, West Ham United FC)
Sat Jan 24 Crusaders* 0-2Birmingham St George's*
Sat Jan 17 Darwen* 3-1Kidderminster*  see note
Sat Jan 24 Darwen* 13-0

Kidderminster*

Sat Jan 17 Long Eaton Rangers* 1-2Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sat Jan 17 Middlesbrough Ironopolis* 1-2Blackburn Rovers (holders)
Sat Jan 24 Middlesbrough Ironopolis* 0-3

Blackburn Rovers (holders) see note

Sat Jan 17 Royal Arsenal* 1-2Derby County
Sat Jan 17 Sheffield United* 1-9Notts County
Sat Jan 17 Sheffield Wednesday* 12-0Halliwell*
Sat Jan 17 Stoke* 3-0Preston North End
Sat Jan 17 Sunderland 1-0Everton
Sat Jan 17 Sunderland Albion* 2-093rd Highland Regiment*
West Bromwich Albion  w/o-Old Westminsters*  scratched
Second Round
Sat Jan 31 Accrington2-3Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sat Jan 31 Birmingham St George's* 0-3West Bromwich Albion
Sat Jan 31 Blackburn Rovers (holders) 7-0Chester*
Sat Jan 31 Darwen* 0-2Sunderland
Sat Jan 31 Derby County 2-3Sheffield Wednesday*
Sat Jan 31 Notts County  2-1Burnley
Sat Jan 31 Stoke* 3-0Aston Villa
Sat Jan 31 Sunderland Albion* 1-1Nottingham Forest*
Sat Feb 7 Nottingham Forest* 3-3

Sunderland Albion*

Wed Feb 11 Sunderland Albion* 0-5

Nottingham Forest*

(the match was played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield United FC)
Third Round
Sat Feb 14 Blackburn Rovers (holders)2-0Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sat Feb 14 Notts County 1-0Stoke*
Sat Feb 14 Sheffield Wednesday* 0-2West Bromwich Albion
Sat Feb 14 Sunderland4-0Nottingham Forest*
Semi-Finals
Sat Feb 28 Blackburn Rovers (holders)3-2West Bromwich Albion
Played at the Victoria Ground, Stoke FC
Sat Feb 28 Notts County 3-3Sunderland
Played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield United FC
Wed Mar 11 Notts County2-0

Sunderland

Played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield United FC

                

Final (at the Oval)
Sat Mar 21 Blackburn Rovers  (holders)3-1Notts County
Note:  The Darwen v Kidderminster and Middlesbrough Ironopolis v Blackburn First Round matches were ordered to be replayed after protests. Kidderminster must surely have wished that they had not been successful in their appeal for a replay because of the state of the pitch. Many of the Kidderminster team were unable to afford to travel to Darwen for the second match with others not completing the 90 minutes. Not surprisingly they lost 13-0.

 

 

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