Coca-Cola Cup
  1995/96  Results

First Round

Byes - The 20 Premier League clubs plus the 4 clubs relegated from the Premier League in 1994/95 (Crystal Palace, Ipswich, Leicester and Norwich) plus the top 12 sides in the 1994/95 Division 1 table who had not been promoted to the Premier League (Barnsley, Derby, Grimsby, Millwall, Oldham, Reading, Sheffield United, Southend, Stoke, Tranmere, Watford, Wolves).
 

Tue Aug 15 Barnet 0 -0 Charlton Athletic
Tue Aug 22 Charlton Athletic 2 - 0 Barnet
Charlton won 2-0 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Birmingham City 1 -0 Plymouth Argyle
Tue Aug 22 Plymouth Argyle 1 - 2 Birmingham City
Birmingham won 3-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Bradford City 2 -1 Blackpool
Tue Aug 22 Blackpool 2 - 3 Bradford City
Bradford City won 5-3 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Cambridge United 2 - 1 Swindon Town
Wed Aug 23 Swindon Town 2 - 0 Cambridge United
Swindon won 3-2 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Chester City 4 - 1 Wigan Athletic
Tue Aug 22 Wigan Athletic 1 - 3 Chester City
Chester won 7-2 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Chesterfield 0 - 1 Bury
Tue Sep 5 Bury 2 - 1 Chesterfield
Bury won 3-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Colchester United 2 - 1 Bristol City
Tue Aug 22 Bristol City 2 - 1 Colchester United
Bristol City won 5-3 on penalties after finishing 3-3 on aggregate
Wed Aug 23 Crewe Alexandra 4 - 0 Darlington
Tue Sep 5 Darlington 1 - 1 Crewe Alexandra
Crewe won 5-1 on aggregate
Mon Aug 14 Doncaster Rovers 1 - 1 Shrewsbury Town
Tue Aug 22 Shrewsbury Town 0 - 0 Doncaster Rovers
Shrewsbury won on away goals after finishing 1-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Fulham 3 - 0 Brighton & Hove Albion
Tue Aug 22 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 - 2 Fulham
Fulham won 5-0 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Gillingham 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers
Wed Aug 23 Bristol Rovers 4 - 2 Gillingham
Bristol Rovers won 5-3 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Hereford United 0 - 2 Oxford United
Tue Aug 22 Oxford United 3 - 2 Hereford United
Oxford won 5-2 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Huddersfield Town 1 - 2 Port Vale
Tue Aug 22 Port Vale 1 - 3 Huddersfield Town
Huddersfield won 4-3 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Hull City 1 - 2 Carlisle United
Tue Aug 22 Carlisle United 2 - 4 Hull City
Hull won 5-4 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Luton Town 1 - 1 Bournemouth
Tue Aug 22 Bournemouth 2 - 1 Luton Town
Bournemouth won 3-2 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Mansfield Town 0 - 1 Burnley
Tue Aug 22 Burnley 3 - 1 Mansfield Town
Burnley won 4-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Notts County 2 - 0 Lincoln City
Tue Aug 22 Lincoln City 0 - 2 Notts County
Notts County won 4-0 on aggregate
Wed Aug 16 Portsmouth 0 - 2 Cardiff City
Tue Aug 22 Cardiff City 1 - 0 Portsmouth
Cardiff won 3-0 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Preston North End 1 - 1 Sunderland
Wed Aug 23 Sunderland 3 - 2 Preston North End
Sunderland won 4-3 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Rochdale 2 - 1 York City
Tue Aug 22 York City 5 - 1 Rochdale
York won 6-3  on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Scarborough 1 - 0 Hartlepool United
Tue Aug 22 Hartlepool United 1 - 0 Scarborough
Hartlepool won 7-6 on penalties after finishing 1-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Scunthorpe United 4 - 1 Rotherham United
Tue Aug 22 Rotherham United 5 - 0 Scunthorpe United
Rotherham won 6-4 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Stockport County 1 - 0 Wrexham
Tue Sep 5 Wrexham 2 - 2 Stockport County
Stockport won 3-2 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Swansea City 4 - 1 Peterborough United
Tue Aug 22 Peterborough United 3 - 0 Swansea City
Peterborough won on away goals after finishing 4-4 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Torquay United 0 - 0 Exeter City
Wed Aug 23 Exeter City 1 - 1 Torquay United
Torquay won on away goals after finishing 1-1 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Walsall 2 - 2 Brentford
Tue Aug 22 Brentford 3 - 2 Walsall
Brentford won 5-4 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 West Bromwich Albion 1 - 1 Northampton Town
Tue Aug 22 Northampton Town 2 - 4 West Bromwich Albion
WBA won 5-3 on aggregate
Tue Aug 15 Wycombe Wanderers 3 - 0 Leyton Orient
Tue Aug 22 Leyton Orient 2 - 0 Wycombe Wanderers
Wycombe won 3-2 on aggregate
Second Round
Wed Sep 20 Aston Villa 6 - 0 Peterborough United
Tue Oct 3 Peterborough United 1 - 1 Aston Villa
Aston Villa won 7-1 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Birmingham City 3 - 1 Grimsby Town
Tue Oct 3 Grimsby Town 1 - 1 Birmingham City
Birmingham won 4-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Bolton Wanderers 1 - 0 Brentford
Tue Oct 3 Brentford 2 - 3 Bolton Wanderers
Bolton won 4-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Bradford City 3 - 2 Nottingham Forest
Wed Oct 4 Nottingham Forest 2 - 2 Bradford City
Bradford City won 5-4 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Bristol City 0 - 5 Newcastle United
Wed Oct 4 Newcastle United 3 - 1 Bristol City
Newcastle won 8-1 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Bristol Rovers 0 - 1 West Ham United
Wed Oct 4 West Ham United 3 - 0 Bristol Rovers
West Ham United won 4-0 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Cardiff City 0 - 3 Southampton
Wed Oct 4 Southampton 2 - 1 Cardiff City
Southampton won 5-1 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Coventry City 2 - 0 Hull City
Wed Oct 4 Hull City 0 - 1 Coventry City
Coventry won 3-0 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Crewe Alexandra 2 - 2 Sheffield Wednesday
Wed Oct 4 Sheffield Wednesday 5 - 2 Crewe Alexandra
Sheffield Wednesday won 7-4 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Hartlepool United 0 - 3 Arsenal
Tue Oct 3 Arsenal 5 - 0 Hartlepool United
Arsenal won 8-0 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Huddersfield Town 2 - 0 Barnsley
Tue Oct 3 Barnsley 4 - 0 Huddersfield Town
Barnsley won 4-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Leeds United 0 - 0 Notts County
Tue Oct 3 Notts County 2 - 3 Leeds United
Leeds won 3-2 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Leicester City 2 - 0 Burnley
Tue Oct 3 Burnley 0 - 2 Leicester City
Leicester City won 4-0 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Liverpool (holders) 2 - 0 Sunderland
Wed Oct 4 Sunderland 0 - 1 Liverpool (holders)
Liverpool won 3-0 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Manchester United 0 - 3 York City
Tue Oct 3 York City 1 - 3 Manchester United
York won 4-3 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Middlesbrough 2 - 1 Rotherham United
Tue Oct 3 Rotherham United 0 - 1 Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough won 3-1 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Millwall 0 - 0 Everton
Wed Oct 4   Everton 2 - 4 Millwall
Millwall won 4-2 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Norwich City 6 - 1 Torquay United
Wed Oct 4 Torquay United 2 - 3 Norwich City
Norwich won 9-3 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Oxford United 1 - 1 Queens Park Rangers
Tue Oct 3 Queens Park Rangers 2 - 1 Oxford United
QPR won 3-2 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Reading 1 - 1 West Bromwich Albion
Tue Oct 3 West Bromwich Albion 2 - 4 Reading
Reading won 5-3 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Sheffield United 2 - 1 Bury
Tue Oct 3 Bury 4 - 2 Sheffield United
Bury won 5-4 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Shrewsbury Town 1 - 3 Derby County
Wed Oct 4 Derby County 1 - 1 Shrewsbury Town
Derby won 4-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Southend United 2 - 2 Crystal Palace
Tue Oct 3 Crystal Palace 2 - 0 Southend United
Crystal Palace won 4-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Stockport County 1 - 1 Ipswich Town
Tue Oct 3 Ipswich Town 1 - 2 Stockport County
Stockport won 3-2 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Stoke City 0 - 0 Chelsea
Wed Oct 4 Chelsea 0 - 1 Stoke City
Stoke won 1-0 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Swindon Town 2 - 3 Blackburn Rovers
Wed Oct 4 Blackburn Rovers 2 - 0 Swindon Town
Blackburn won 5-2 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Tottenham Hotspur 4 - 0 Chester City
Wed Oct 4 Chester City 1 - 3 Tottenham Hotspur
Spurs won 7-1 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Tranmere Rovers 1 - 0 Oldham Athletic
Wed Oct 4 Oldham Athletic 1 - 3 Tranmere Rovers
Tranmere won 4-1 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Watford 1 - 1 Bournemouth
Tue Oct 3 Bournemouth 1 - 1 Watford
Watford won 6-5 on penalties after finishing 2-2 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Wimbledon 4 - 5 Charlton Athletic
Tue Oct 3 Charlton Athletic 3 - 3 Wimbledon
Charlton won 8-7 on aggregate
Wed Sep 20 Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 0 Fulham
Tue Oct 3 Fulham 1 - 5 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolves won 7-1 on aggregate
Tue Sep 19 Wycombe Wanderers 0 - 0 Manchester City
Wed Oct 4 Manchester City 4 - 0 Wycombe Wanderers
Manchester City won 4-0 on aggregate
 
Third Round
Wed Oct 25 Aston Villa 2 - 0 Stockport County
Tue Oct 24 Barnsley 0 - 3 Arsenal
Tue Oct 24 Birmingham City 1 - 1 Tranmere Rovers
Wed Nov 8 Tranmere Rovers 1 - 3

Birmingham City

Tue Oct 24 Bolton Wanderers 0 - 0 Leicester City
Wed Nov 8 Leicester City 2 - 3

Bolton Wanderers

Wed Oct 25 Crystal Palace 2 - 2 Middlesbrough
Wed Nov 8 Middlesbrough 2 - 0

Crystal Palace

Wed Oct 25 Coventry City 3 - 2 Tottenham Hotspur
Wed Oct 25 Derby County 0 - 1 Leeds United
Wed Oct 25 Liverpool (holders) 4 - 0 Manchester City
Wed Oct 25 Millwall 0 - 2 Sheffield Wednesday
Wed Oct 25 Norwich City 0 - 0 Bradford City
Tue Nov 7 Bradford City 3 - 5

Norwich City

Wed Oct 25 Queens Park Rangers 3 - 1 York City
Wed Oct 24 Reading 0 - 2 Bury
abandoned after 28 minutes due to a waterlogged pitch - match void
Tue Nov 7 Reading 2 - 1

Bury

Wed Oct 25 Southampton 2 - 1 West Ham United
Wed Oct 25 Stoke City 0 - 4 Newcastle United
Tue Oct 24 Watford 1 - 2 Blackburn Rovers
Wed Oct 25 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 - 0 Charlton Athletic
Wed Nov 8 Charlton Athletic 1 - 2

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Fourth Round
Wed Nov 29 Arsenal 2 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday
Wed Nov 29 Aston Villa 1 - 0 Queens Park Rangers
Wed Nov 29 Leeds United 2 - 1 Blackburn Rovers
Wed Nov 29 Liverpool (holders) 0 - 1 Newcastle United
Wed Nov 29 Middlesbrough 0 - 0 Birmingham City
Wed Dec 20 Birmingham City 2 - 0

Middlesbrough

Wed Nov 29 Norwich City 0 - 0 Bolton Wanderers
Wed Dec 20 Bolton Wanderers 0 - 0

Norwich City

Norwich won 3-2 on penalties
Tue Nov 28 Reading 2 - 1 Southampton
Wed Nov 29 Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 1 Coventry City
Fifth Round
Wed Jan 10 Arsenal 2 - 0 Newcastle United
Wed Jan 10 Aston Villa 1 - 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wed Jan 10 Leeds United 2 - 1 Reading
Wed Jan 10 Norwich City 1 - 1 Birmingham City
Wed Jan 24 Birmingham City 2 - 1

Norwich City

Semi-Finals (home and away legs)
Wed Feb 14 Arsenal 2 - 2 Aston Villa
Wed Feb 21 Aston Villa 0 - 0 Arsenal
Aston Villa won on the away goals rule after finishing 2-2 on aggregate
Sun Feb 11 Birmingham City 1 - 2 Leeds United
Sun Feb 25 Leeds United 3 - 0 Birmingham City
Leeds won 5-1 on aggregate
Final (at Wembley Stadium, London)
Sun Mar 24 Aston Villa 3 - 0 Leeds United

 


"I'd been ill and hadn't trained for a week and I'd been out of the team for three weeks before that, so I wasn't sharp. I got cramp before half-time as well. But I'm not one to make excuses."

Clinton Morrison

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