The Giant Killers

Every F A cup giant killing since 1888

Giant Killers

 

1961

1960 - 1962 

Chelsea 1-2 Crewe Alexandra
 
Third Round: Saturday January 7th 1961

Attendance: 32,574        

Scorers: {Chelsea} Frank Blunstone: {Alexandra}

Ranked at the time: 24 

Chelsea: 11:Frank Blunstone
 
Alexandra
 
Everton 0-1 Sheffield United
 
Third Round: Saturday January 7th 1961

Attendance:         

Scorer:

Ranked at the time: 250 

Everton: 
 
United:
 
Lincoln City 3-1 West Bromwich Albion
 
Third Round: Saturday January 7th 1961

Attendance:         

Scorers: {City}: {Albion}

Ranked at the time: 224 

City: 
 
Albion
 
Scunthorpe United 6-2 Blackpool
 
Third Round: Saturday January 7th 1961

Attendance: 19,303        

Scorers: {United} Bonson {10, ?, ?} Thomas {?, ?, ?]: {Blackpool} Jacky Mudie, Ray Charnley

Ranked at the time: 291 

United: 1:Ken Jones, 2:Dennis John, 3:Jack Brownsword, 4:Gibson, 5:Barry Horstead, 6:Len Sharpe, 7:Middleton, 8:Brian Godfrey, 9:Barrie Thomas, 10:Joe Bonson, 11:Martin Bakes  
 
Blackpool: 1:West, 2:Jimmy Armfield, 3:Tommy Garrett, 4:Jimmy Kelly, 5:Roy Gatrix, 6:Salt, 7:Stan Matthews, 8:Jacky Mudie, 9:Ray Charnley, 10:Ray Parry, 11:Bill Perry  
 
Sunderland 2-1 Arsenal
 
Third Round: Saturday January 7th 1961

Attendance:         

Scorers: {Sunderland} : {Arsenal}

Ranked at the time: 307 

Sunderland:   
 
Arsenal:    
 
Huddersfield Town 2-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
 
Third Round replay: Wednesday January 11th 1961

Attendance: 46,155       

Scorers: {Town} Derek Stokes {3}, Mike O'Grady {76} : {Wanderers} Jimmy Murray {43}

Ranked at the time: 23 

Town: 1:Harry Fearnley, 2:Bob Parker, 3:Ray Wilson, 6:John Coddington, 7:Kevin McHale, 8:Mike O'Grady, 9:Les Massie, 10:Derek Stokes
 
Wanderers: 1:Malcolm Finlayson, 2:George Showell, 3:Eddie Stuart, 4:Johnny Kirkham, 7:Norman Deeley, 8:Eddie Clamp, 9:Ted Farmer, 10:Peter Broadbent,, 11:Jimmy Murray
 
Stoke City 1-0 West Ham United
 
Third Round replay: Wednesday January 11th 1961

Attendance: 28,914        

Scorer: Dennis Wilshaw

Ranked at the time: 258 

City: 1:Jimmy O'Neill, 2:Eric Skeels, 3:Tony Allen, 6:Ron Andrew, 7:Don Ratcliffe, 8:Tony Bentley, 9:Johnny King, 10:Bobby Howitt, 11:Dennis Wilshaw
 
United
 
Swansea Town 2-1 Preston North End
 
Fourth Round: Saturday January 28th 1961

Attendance:         

Scorers: {Town} : {North End}

Ranked at the time: 326 

Town: 
 
North End:
 
Luton Town 3-1 Manchester City
 
Fourth Round: Wednesday February 1st 1961

Attendance:         

Scorers: {Town} : {City} Denis Law

Ranked at the time: 284 

Town: 
 
City: 9:Denis Law
 
Sheffield United 2-1 Blackburn Rovers
 
Fifth Round: Saturday February 18th 1961

Attendance:         

Scorers: {United} : {Rovers} 

Ranked at the time: 359 

United: 
 
Rovers: