The Giant Killers

Every F A cup giant killing since 1888

Giant Killers

 

1972

1971 - 1973 

 Millwall 3-1 Nottingham Forest
 
Third Round: Saturday January 15th 1972

Attendance: 17,940     

Scorers:{Millwall} Gordon Bolland {pen}, Derek Possee, Derek Smethurst. {Forest} Paul Richardson    

Ranked at the time: 479

Millwall: 1:Bryan King, 2:Brian Brown, 3:Harry Cripps, 4:Alan Dorney, 5:Barry Kitchener, 6:Dennis Burnett, 7:Barry Bridges, 8:Gordon Bolland, 9:Derek Possee, 10:Derek Smethurst, 11:Doug Alder {replaced by 12;Eamon Dunphy} Manager: Barry Fenton
 
Forest:1:Jim Barron, 2:Doug Fraser, 3:Tommy Gemmell, 4:Bob 'Sammy' Chapman, 5:Peter Hindley, 6:John Cottham, 7:Jim McIntosh, 8:Barry Lyons, 9:Peter Cormack, 10:Paul Richardson, 11:Ian Storey-Moore. Manager:Matt Gillies
 
Sheffield United 1-3 Cardiff City
 
Third Round: Saturday January 15th 1972

Attendance: 29,342       

Scorers:{United} Ian MacKenzie. {Cardiff} Bobby Woodruff, David Carver, Don Murray    

Ranked at the time: 84

United: 1:John Hope, 2:Len Badger, 3:Ted Hemsley, 4:Ian MacKenzie, 5:Eddie Colquhoun, 6:Trevoe Hockley, 7:Alan Woodward, 8:Geoff Salmons, 9:Bill Dearden {replaced by 12:Gil Reece} 10:Tony Currie, 11:Stewart Scullion. Manager:John Harris
 
City:1:Billy Irwin, 2:David Carver, 3:Gary Bell, 4:Mel Sutton, 5:Don Murray, 6:Leighton Phillips, 7:Ian Gibson, 8:Brian Clark, 9:Bobby Woodruff, 10:Alan Warboys, 11:Alan Foggon. Manager:Jimmy Scoular
 
Middlesbrough 1-0 Manchester City
 
Third Round replay: Tuesday January 18th 1972

Attendance: 37,917       

Scorer:John Hickton    

Ranked at the time: 77

Middlesbrough: 1:Jim Platt, 2:John Craggs, 3:Gordon Jones, 4:Willie Madden, 5:Stuart Boam, 6:Bill Gates, 7:Nobby Stiles {replaced by 12:Joe Laidlaw}, 8:Eric McMordie, 9:David Mills, 10:John Hickton, 11:Derrick Downing. Manager:Stan Anderson
 
City:1:Joe Corrigan, 2:Tony Book, 3:Willie Donachie, 4:Mick Doyle, 5:Tommy Booth 6:Alan Oakes, 7:Mike Summerbee, 8:Colin Bell, 9:Wyn Davies, 10:Francis Lee, 11:Tony Towers. Manager:Malcolm Allison
 
Birmingham City 1-0 Ipswich Town
 
Fourth Round: Saturday February 5th 1972

Attendance: 40,709      

Scorer: Bob Latchford    

Ranked at the time: 392

Birmingham: 1:Paul Cooper, 2:Tommy Carroll, 3:Gary Pendrey, 4:Malcolm Page, 5:Roger Hynd, 6:Stan Harland, 7:Alan Campbell, 8:Trevor Francis, 9:Bob Latchford, 10:Bob Hatton, 11:GordonTaylor. Manager:Freddie Goodwin
 
Ipswich:1:David Best, 2:Mick Mills, 3:Colin Harper, 4:Peter Morris, 5:Allen Hunter, 6:Derek Jefferson, 7:Jimmy Robertson, 8:Colin Vijoen, 9:Rod Belfitt, 10:Mick McNeil {replaced by 12:Johnny Miller}, 11:Mick Hill. Manager:Bobby Robson
 
Coventry City 0-1 Hull City
 
Fourth Round: Saturday February 5th 1972

Attendance: 24,632      

Scorer: Ken Wagstaff     

Ranked at the time: 275

Coventry: 1:Bill Glazier, 2:Mick Coop, 3:Chris Cattlin, 4:Wilf Smith {replaced by 12:Dennis Mortimer}, 5:Jeff Blockley, 6:Bobby Parker, 7:Quintin Young, 8:Willie Carr, 9:Chris Chilton, 10:Ernie Hunt, 11:Ian St John. Manager:Noel Cantwell
 
Hull:1:Ian McKenzie, 2:Frank Banks, 3:Roger Devries, 4:Billy Wilkinson, 5:Terry Neill {player manager}, 6:Bill Baxter, 7:Jimmy McGill, 8:Malcolm Lord, 9:Stuart Patterson, 10:Ken Wagstaff, 11:Ian Butler. Manager:Terry Neill
 
 Hereford United 2-1 Newcastle United
 
Third Round replay After Extra Time: Saturday February 5th 1972

Attendance: 14,313       

Scorers: {Hereford} Ronnie Radford {85}, Ricky George {103} {Newcastle} Malcolm MacDonald {82}     

Ranked at the time: 7

Hereford: 1:Fred Potter, 2:Roger Griffiths [Sub 12: Ricky George -83], 3:Ken Mallender, 4:Alan Jones, 5:Mick McLoughlin, 6:Colin Addison [player-manager], 7:Tony Gough, 8:Dudley Tyler, 9:Billy Meadows, 10:Brian Owen, 11: Ronnie Radford 
 
Newcastle:1:Willie McFaul, 2:David Craig, 3:Frank Clark, 4:Irving Nattrass, 5:Pat Howard, 6:Bobby Moncur, 7:Viv Busby, 8:Tony Green, 9:Malcolm MacDonald, 10:John Tudor, 11:Terry Hibbett, Manager:Joe Harvey 
 
 Leicester City 0-2 Orient
 
Fourth Round: Saturday February 5th 1972

Attendance: 31,402      

Scorers: Ian Bowyer, Peter Allen     

Ranked at the time: 192

Leicester: 1:Carl Jayes, 2:Steve Whitworth, 3:David Nish, 4:Graham Cross, 5:John Sjoberg, 6:Ally Brown {replaced by 12:Malcolm Manley}, 7:Kieth Weller, 8:John Farrington, 9:Alan Birchenall, 10:Jon Sammels, 11:Len Glover. Manager:Jimmy Bloomfield
 
Orient:1:Ray Goddard, 2:Phil Hoadley, 3:Dennis Rofe,4:Peter 'Les' Bennett, 5:Paul Harris, 6:Peter Allen, 7:Barrie Fairbrother, 8:Barry Dyson, 9:Mickey Bullock, 10:Tom Walley, 11:Ian Bowyer. Manager: George Petchey
 
Orient 3-2 Chelsea
 
Fifth Round: Saturday February 26th 1972

Attendance: 30,329      

Scorers: {Orient} Phil Hoadley {45}, Mickey Bullock {49}, Barrie Fairbrother {89}. {Chelsea}: David Webb {27}, Peter Osgood {35}     

Ranked at the time: 260

Orient:1:Ray Goddard, 2:Phil Hoadley, 3:Dennis Rofe,4:Peter 'Les' Bennett, 5:Paul Harris, 6:Peter Allen, 7:Barrie Fairbrother, 8:Barry Dyson, 9:Mickey Bullock, 10:Tom Walley, 11:Ian Bowyer {replaced by 12;Terry Brisley}. Manager: George Petchey
 
Chelsea: 1:Peter Bonetti, 2:Paddy Mulligan, 3:Ron Harris, 4:John Hollins, 5:John Dempsey, 6:David Webb, 7:Charlie Cooke, 8:Steve Kember, 9:Peter Osgood, 10:Alan Hudson, 11:Peter Houseman. Manager:Dave Sexton
 
Birmingham City 3-1 Huddersfield Town
 
Quarter Final: Saturday March 18th 1972

Attendance: 52,500    

Scorers: {City} Bob Hatton, Malcolm Page, Bob Latchford. {Town} Trevor Cherry   

Ranked at the time: 464

Birmingham: 1:Dave Latchford, 2:Tommy Carroll, 3:Gary Pendrey, 4:Malcolm Page, 5:Roger Hynd, 6:Stan Harland, 7:Alan Campbell, 8:Trevor Francis, 9:Bob Latchford, 10:Bob Hatton, 11:GordonTaylor. Manager:Freddie Goodwin
 
Huddersfield:1:David Lawson, 2:Alan Jones, 3:Geoff Hutt, 4:Steve Smith, 5:Roy Ellam, 6:Trevor Cherry, 7:Dave Smith,8:Terry Dolan {replaced by 12:Dick Krzywicki}, 9:Frank Worthingon, 10;Jimmy Lawson, 11;Les Chapman. Manager:Ian Greaves