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1877–78 FA Cup

1877–78 FA Cup

The 1877–78 Football Association Challenge Cup was the seventh staging of the FA Cup, England's oldest football tournament. Forty-three teams entered, four more than the previous season, although three of the forty-three never played a match.

1877–78 FA Cup
Defending championsWanderers
ChampionsWanderers(5th title)
Runners-upRoyal Engineers
← 1876–77
1878–79 →

First round

Home ClubScoreAway ClubAttendanceDate
Darwen3–0Manchester7 November 1877
Grantham0–2Clapham Rovers27 October 1877
Reading2–0South Norwood7 November 1877
BarnesWalkoverSt Mark's
Royal EngineersWalkoverHighbury Union
Marlow2–0Hendon3 November 1877
Maidenhead10–0Reading Hornets27 October 1877
Queen's ParkBye
Upton Park3–0Rochester7 November 1877
Wanderers9–1Panthers7 November 1877
1st Surrey Rifles1–0Forest School7 November 1877
Oxford University5–2Herts Rangers3 November 1877
High Wycombe4–0Wood Grange27 October 1877
Pilgrims0–0Ramblers3 November 1877
Swifts3–2Leyton7 November 1877
Cambridge University3–1Southill Park2 November 1877
105th Regiment0–2Old Harrovians7 November 1877
Druids1–0Shropshire Wanderers12 November 1877
Notts County1–1Sheffield3 November 1877
Remnants4–0St Stephen's7 November 1877
Hawks5–2Minerva3 November 1877
Old ForestersWalkoverOld Wykehamists

First Round Replays

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Pilgrims1–0Ramblers9 November 1877
Sheffield3–0Notts County1 December 1877

Second round

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Sheffield1–0Darwen29 December 1877
Barnes3–1Marlow15 December 1877
Royal Engineers6–0Pilgrims8 December 1877
Clapham Rovers4–0Swifts22 December 1877
Upton Park1–0Reading8 December 1877
Oxford University1–0Old Foresters15 December 1877
High Wycombe0–9Wanderers15 December 1877
Cambridge University4–2Maidenhead8 December 1877
DruidsWalkoverQueen's Park
Old Harrovians6–01st Surrey Rifles22 December 1877
Remnants2–0Hawks22 December 1877

Third round

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Royal Engineers8–0Druids30 January 1878
Upton Park3–0Remnants19 January 1878
Wanderers1–1Barnes12 January 1878
Oxford University3–2Clapham Rovers2 February 1878
Old Harrovians2–2Cambridge University2 February 1878

Third Round Replays

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Wanderers4–1Barnes26 January 1878
Old Harrovians2–2Cambridge University9 February 1878
Old Harrovians2–0Cambridge University16 February 1878

Fourth round

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Royal Engineers3–3Oxford University15 February 1878
Wanderers3–0Sheffield16 February 1878
Old Harrovians3–1Upton Park9 March 1878

Fourth Round Replays

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Royal Engineers2–2Oxford University27 February 1878
Royal Engineers4–2Oxford University12 March 1878

Semi finals

Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Royal Engineers2–1Old Harrovians16 March 1878


Home ClubScoreAway ClubDate
Wanderers3–1Royal Engineers23 March 1878


Citation Linkwww.thefa.comFA Cup Results Archive
Sep 26, 2019, 9:39 PM
Citation Linkwww.thefa.comFA Cup Results Archive
Sep 26, 2019, 9:39 PM
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