F.A. Cup
                                                   1897/98  Results
* denotes non-league club
First Round
Sat Jan 29 Burnley3-1Woolwich Arsenal
Sat Jan 29 Bury1-2Stoke
Sat Jan 29 Derby County 1-0Aston Villa (holders)
Sat Jan 29 Everton 1-0Blackburn Rovers
Sat Jan 29 Liverpool2-0Hucknall St Johns*
Sat Jan 29 Long Eaton Rangers* 0-1Gainsborough Trinity
Sat Jan 29 Luton Town 0-1Bolton Wanderers
Sat Jan 29 Manchester City 1-0Wigan County*
Sat Jan 29 Newton Heath1-0Walsall
Sat Jan 29 Nottingham Forest 4-0Grimsby Town
Sat Jan 29 Notts County 0-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sat Jan 29 Preston North End1-2Newcastle United
Sat Jan 29 Sheffield United 1-1Burslem Port Vale*
Wed Feb 2 Burslem Port Vale* 2-1

Sheffield United

Sat Jan 29 Southampton* 2-1Leicester Fosse
Sat Jan 29 Sunderland0-1Sheffield Wednesday
Sat Jan 29 West Bromwich Albion 2-0New Brighton Tower*
Second Round
Sat Feb 12 Bolton Wanderers1-0Manchester City
Sat Feb 12 Burnley3-0Burslem Port Vale*
Sat Feb 12 Newton Heath0-0Liverpool
Wed Feb 16 Liverpool 2-1

Newton Heath

Sat Feb 12 Nottingham Forest 4-0Gainsborough Trinity
Sat Feb 12 Southampton* 1-0Newcastle United
Sat Feb 12 Stoke 0-0Everton
Thu Feb 17 Everton 5-1


Sat Feb 12 West Bromwich Albion1-0Sheffield Wednesday
Sat Feb 12 Wolverhampton Wanderers0-1Derby County
Third Round
Sat Feb 26 Bolton Wanderers 0-0Southampton*
Wed Mar 2 Southampton* 4-0

Bolton Wanderers

Sat Feb 26 Burnley 1-3Everton
Sat Feb 26 Derby County 1-1Liverpool
Wed Mar 2 Liverpool 1-5

Derby County

Sat Feb 26 West Bromwich Albion2-3Nottingham Forest
Sat Mar 19 Derby County3-1Everton
(played at Molineux, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC)
Sat Mar 19 Nottingham Forest1-1Southampton*
(played at the Bramall Lane, Sheffield United FC)
Thu Mar 24 Nottingham Forest 2-0


(played at Crystal Palace, London)


Final (played at Crystal Palace, London)
Sat Apr 16 Nottingham Forest3-1Derby County


Did You Know.....
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