F.A. Cup
                                                   1967/68  Results
* denotes non-league club
First Round
Sat Dec 9 Arnold*0-3Bristol Rovers
Sat Dec 9 Barrow 2-0Oldham Athletic
Sat Dec 9 Bournemouth2-0Northampton Town
Sat Dec 9 Bradford City 7-1Wrexham
Sat Dec 9 Brentford 1-2Guildford City*
(the match was abandoned after 54 minutes due to a snow-storm, match void)
Thu Dec 14 Brentford 2-2

Guildford City*

Mon Dec 18 Guildford City* 2-1

Brentford

Wed Dec 13 Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0Southend United
Sat Dec 9 Chelmsford City* 3-3Oxford United
Wed Dec 13 Oxford United 3-3

Chelmsford City*

Mon Dec 18 Chelmsford City* 1-0

Oxford United

(the match was played at Griffin Park, Brentford FC)
Sat Dec 9 Chesterfield 2-0Barnsley
Sat Dec 9 Corby Town*0-3Boston United*
Sat Dec 9 Dagenham* 1-0Tonbridge*
Sat Dec 9 Goole Town* 0-0Spennymoor United*
Wed Dec 13 Spennymoor United* 3-1

Goole Town*

Sat Dec 9 Grantham*0-3Altrincham*
Sat Dec 9 Grimsby Town 1-1Bradford Park Avenue
Mon Dec 11 Bradford Park Avenue 4-1

Grimsby Town

Wed Dec 13 Halifax Town 3-2Crewe Alexandra
Sat Dec 9 Hartlepools United 2-3Bury
Wed Dec 13 Hereford United* 3-2Barnet*
Sat Dec 9 Leytonstone* 0-1Walsall
Sat Dec 9 Lowestoft Town* 0-1Watford
Mon Dec 18 Newport County 3-0Gillingham
Sat Dec 9 Nuneaton Borough* 0-0Exeter City
Wed Dec 13 Exeter City 0-0

Nuneaton Borough*

Mon Dec 18 Exeter City 1-0

Nuneaton Borough*

(the match was played at Ashton Gate, Bristol City FC)
Thu Dec 14 Oxford City* 1-2Luton
(the venue was switched to Kenilworth Road, Luton Town FC)
Mon Dec 11 Peterborough United 5-2Falmouth Town*
Sat Dec 9 Port Vale 1-2Chester
Wed Dec 13 Reading 6-2Aldershot
Sat Dec 9 Runcorn* 1-0Notts County
Sat Dec 9 Ryhope Colliery Welfare* 0-1Workington
Sat Dec 9 Scunthorpe United 2-0Skelmersdale United*
Wed Dec 13 Shrewsbury Town 3-0Darlington
Sat Dec 9 Southport 3-1Lincoln City
Sat Dec 9 Stockport County1-1Macclesfield Town*
Wed Dec 13 Macclesfield Town* 2-1

Stockport County

Mon Dec 18 Swansea Town 2-0Enfield*
Tue Dec 12 Swindon Town 4-0Salisbury*
Tue Dec 12 Torquay United 1-1Colchester United
Mon Dec 18 Colchester United 2-1

Torquay United

Sat Dec 9 Tow Law Town* 0-0Mansfield Town
(the match was abandoned at half time due to a blizzard, match void)
Wed Dec 13 Tow Law Town* 5-1

Mansfield Town

Sat Dec 9 Tranmere Rovers 5-1Rochdale
Sat Dec 9 Walthamstow Avenue* 2-1Kidderminster Harriers*
Sat Dec 9 Weymouth* 0-2Orient
Sat Dec 9 Wimbledon* 3-0Romford*
Wed Dec 13 Yeovil Town* 1-3Margate*
Sat Dec 9 York City 0-1Doncaster Rovers
Second  Round
Sat Jan 6 Altrincham* 1-2Barrow
Sat Jan 6 Boston United* 1-1Orient
Mon Jan 15 Orient 2-1

Boston United*

Sat Jan 6 Bradford City 2-3Bury
Sat Jan 6 Bradford Park Avenue 2-3Tranmere Rovers
Sat Jan 6 Chelmsford City* 0-2Colchester United
Sat Jan 6 Chester 0-1Chesterfield
Sat Jan 6 Doncaster Rovers 1-1Workington
Wed Jan 10 Workington 1-2

Doncaster Rovers

Sat Jan 6 Exeter City 1-3Walsall
Sat Jan 6 Guildford City* 0-1Newport County
Sat Jan 6 Halifax Town 1-0Scunthorpe United
Sat Jan 6 Macclesfield Town* 2-0Spennymoor United*
Sat Jan 6 Margate* 0-4Peterborough United
Sat Jan 6 Reading1-1Dagenham*
Mon Jan 15 Dagenham* 0-1

Reading

Sat Jan 6 Southport 4-2Runcorn*
Sat Jan 6 Swansea Town 2-1Brighton & Hove Albion
Sat Jan 6 Swindon Town 3-2Luton Town
Mon Jan 15 Tow Law Town* 1-1Shrewsbury Town
Thu Jan 18 Shrewsbury Town 6-2

Tow Law Town*

Sat Jan 6 Walthamstow Avenue* 1-3Bournemouth
Sat Jan 6 Watford 3-0Hereford United*
Sat Jan 6 Wimbledon* 0-4Bristol Rovers
Third  Round  
Sat Jan 27 Aston Villa3-0Millwall
Sat Jan 27 Barrow 1-2Leicester City
Sat Jan 27 Blackpool 2-1Chesterfield
Sat Jan 27 Bournemouth 0-0Liverpool
Tue Jan 30 Liverpool 4-1

Bournemouth

Sat Jan 27 Bristol City0-0Bristol Rovers
Tue Jan 30 Bristol Rovers 1-2

Bristol City

Sat Jan 27 Burnley1-3West Ham United
Sat Jan 27 Chelsea 3-0Ipswich Town
Sat Jan 27 Colchester United1-1West Bromwich Albion
Wed Jan 31 West Bromwich Albion 4-0

Colchester United

Sat Jan 27 Coventry City3-0Charlton Athletic
Sat Jan 27 Doncaster Rovers0-2Swansea Town
Sat Jan 27 Fulham4-2Macclesfield Town*
Sat Jan 27 Halifax Town2-4Birmingham City
Sat Jan 27 Leeds United2-0Derby County
Sat Jan 27 Manchester City0-0Reading
Wed Jan 31 Reading 0-7

Manchester City

Sat Jan 27 Manchester United2-2Tottenham Hotspur  (holders)
Wed Jan 31 Tottenham H.  (holders) 1-0

Manchester United

Sat Jan 27 Middlesbrough1-1Hull City
Wed Jan 31 Hull City 2-2

Middlesbrough

Wed Feb 7 Middlesbrough 1-0

Hull City

(the match was played at Bootham Crescent, York City FC)
Sat Jan 27 Newcastle United0-1Carlisle United
Sat Jan 27 Norwich City1-1Sunderland
Wed Jan 31 Sunderland 0-1

Norwich City

Sat Jan 27 Nottingham Forest 4-2Bolton Wanderers
Sat Jan 27 Orient 1-0Bury
Sat Jan 27 Peterborough United0-1Portsmouth
Sat Jan 27 Queens Park Rangers1-3Preston North End
Sat Jan 27 Rotherham United1-0Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sat Jan 27 Sheffield Wednesday3-0Plymouth Argyle
Sat Jan 27 Shrewsbury Town 1-1Arsenal
Tue Jan 30 Arsenal 2-0

Shrewsbury Town

Sat Jan 27 Southampton 1-1Newport County
Tue Jan 30 Newport County 2-3

Southampton

Sat Jan 27 Southport0-1Everton
Sat Jan 27 Stoke City4-1Cardiff City
Sat Jan 27 Swindon Town1-0Blackburn Rovers
Sat Jan 27 Tranmere Rovers2-1Huddersfield Town
Sat Jan 27 Walsall 1-1Crystal Palace
Wed Jan 31 Crystal Palace 1-2

Walsall

Sat Jan 27 Watford 0-1Sheffield United
Fourth  Round
Sat Feb 17 Aston Villa 0-1Rotherham United
Sat Feb 17 Birmingham City3-0Orient
Sat Feb 17 Carlisle United 0-2Everton
Sat Feb 17 Chelsea1-0Norwich City
Sat Feb 17 Coventry City1-1Tranmere Rovers
Wed Feb 21 Tranmere Rovers2-0

Coventry City

Sat Feb 17 Fulham0-0Portsmouth
Wed Feb 21 Portsmouth1-0

Fulham

Sat Feb 17 Leeds United2-1Nottingham Forest
Sat Feb 17 Manchester City0-0Leicester City
Mon Feb 19 Leicester City4-3

Manchester City

Sat Feb 17 Middlesbrough1-1Bristol City
Tue Feb 20 Bristol City2-1

Middlesbrough

Sat Feb 17 Sheffield United2-1Blackpool
Sat Feb 17 Sheffield Wednesday2-1Swindon Town
Sat Feb 17 Stoke City 0-3West Ham United
Sat Feb 17 Swansea Town 0-1Arsenal
Sat Feb 17 Tottenham Hotspur  (holders) 3-1Preston North End
Sat Feb 17 Walsall0-0Liverpool
Mon Feb 19 Liverpool5-2

Walsall

Sat Feb 17 West Bromwich Albion 1-1Southampton
Wed Feb 21 Southampton2-3

West Bromwich Albion

Fifth  Round
Sat Mar 9 Arsenal1-1Birmingham City
Tue Mar 12 Birmingham City2-1

Arsenal

Sat Mar 9 Everton2-0Tranmere Rovers
Sat Mar 9 Leeds United2-0Bristol City
Sat Mar 9 Portsmouth 1-2West Bromwich Albion
Sat Mar 9 Rotherham United1-1Leicester City
Wed Mar 13 Leicester City2-0

Rotherham United

Sat Mar 9 Sheffield Wednesday2-2Chelsea
Tue Mar 12 Chelsea2-0

Sheffield Wednesday

Sat Mar 9 Tottenham Hotspur  (holders) 1-1Liverpool
Tue Mar 12 Liverpool2-1

Tottenham Hotspur  (holders)

Sat Mar 9 West Ham United1-2Sheffield United
Sixth  Round
Sat Mar 30 Birmingham City1-0Chelsea
Sat Mar 30 Leeds United 1-0Sheffield United
Sat Mar 30 Leicester City1-3Everton
Sat Mar 30 West Bromwich Albion0-0Liverpool
Mon Apr 8 Liverpool 1-1

West Bromwich Albion

Thu Apr 18 West Bromwich Albion 2-1

Liverpool

(the match was played at Maine Road, Manchester City FC)
Semi-Finals
Sat Apr 27 Everton1-0Leeds United
Played at Old Trafford, Manchester United FC
Sat Apr 27 West Bromwich Albion 2-0Birmingham City
Played at Villa Park, Aston Villa FC
Final (at Wembley)
Sat May 18 West Bromwich Albion1-0Everton

 

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