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1928 FA Cup Final

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1928 FA Cup Final

1928 FA Cup Final
Event 1927–28 FA Cup
Date 21 April 1928
Venue Wembley Stadium, London
Referee T.G. Bryan (Willenhall)
Attendance 92,041

The 1928 FA Cup Final was contested by Blackburn Rovers and Huddersfield Town at Wembley Stadium. Blackburn won 3–1, with goals from Jack Roscamp (2) and Tommy McLean. Alex Jackson scored Huddersfield's goal, making this the first final in 18 years where both teams scored.


  • Match details 1
  • Road to Wembley 2
    • Blackburn Rovers 2.1
    • Huddersfield Town 2.2
  • External links 3

Match details

15:00 BST
Blackburn Rovers 3–1 Huddersfield Town
Roscamp Goal 1'
McLean Goal 22'
Roscamp Goal 85'
(Report) Jackson Goal 55'
Wembley Stadium, London
Attendance: 92,041
Referee: T.G. Bryan (Willenhall)
Blackburn Rovers
Huddersfield Town
GK 1 Jock Crawford
2 Jock Hutton
3 Herbert Jones
4 Harry Healless (c)
5 Willie Rankin
6 Austen Campbell
7 George Thornewell
8 Syd Puddefoot
9 Jack Roscamp
10 Tommy McLean
11 Arthur Rigby
Bob Crompton
GK 1 Billy Mercer
2 Roy Goodall
3 Ned Barkas
4 Levi Redfern
5 Tom Wilson
6 David Steele
7 Alex Jackson
8 Bob Kelly
9 George Brown
10 Clem Stephenson (c)
11 Billy Smith
Jack Chaplin

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Replay if scores still level.

Road to Wembley

Blackburn Rovers

Round 3: Blackburn Rovers 4–1 Newcastle United

Round 4: Exeter City 2–2 Blackburn Rovers

Replay: Blackburn Rovers 3–1 Exeter City

Round 5: Blackburn Rovers 2–1 Port Vale

Round 6: Blackburn Rovers 2–0 Manchester United

Semi-Final: Blackburn Rovers 1–0 Arsenal

(at Filbert Street, Leicester)

Huddersfield Town

Round 3: Huddersfield Town 4–2 Lincoln City

Round 4: Huddersfield Town 2–1 West Ham United

Round 5: Huddersfield Town 4–0 Middlesbrough

Round 6: Huddersfield Town 6–1 Tottenham Hotspur

Semi-Final: Huddersfield Town 2–2 Sheffield United

(at Old Trafford, Manchester)
Replay: Huddersfield Town 0–0 Sheffield United
(at Goodison Park, Liverpool)
Replay: Huddersfield Town 1–0 Sheffield United
(at Maine Road, Manchester)

External links

  • FA Cup Finals
  • FA Cup Final kits

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