But they were disappointed when they realized that it falls on the same day as the FA Cup Final
One programme alone - issued for the 1922 Huddersfield Town versus Preston North End FA Cup final
- fetched PS600 at the sale at Graham Budd Auctions in London.
TOP TWEET I'm delighted to announce I have signed a 2 years contract with @WestHamUtd 1961: Fiorentina beat Rangers 2-1 in the second leg of the first European Cup Winners' Cup Final
Our archive pictures show former managers who were Welsh Cup winners, in charge when Cardiff beat footall giants Real Madrid in 1971, in the thick of it when the club gained promotion, and who, more recently, helped the club reach the giddy heights of the FA Cup final
If that claim is true then it's bad news for Tottenham because nearly every recent cup final
seems to have ended with the unsavoury spectacle of John Terry celebrating yet more silverware.
The previous record of pounds 21,850 was set in 2006 when a 1889 FA Cup final
programme went under the hammer.
What 'first' in FA Cup final
history took place at the 1914 final?
It is the FA's ambition to return the cup final
to the last day of the domestic season.
The cup final
, which traditionally takes place at the end of the top-flight season, was in danger of being completely overshadowed by a round of Premier League matches on the same weekend.
ROSS CO v PARTICK TH ANTHONY HAGGERTY reports PARTICK THISTLE keeper Bryn Halliwell hopes Ross County used up all their cup luck getting to the Scottish Cup Final
THE climax to an exciting season was the Cup Final
day at California Ladies ground in South Bank.
HARRY FAY insisted reputations count for nothing ahead of the Irish Cup final
Wales will step in and host next year's FA Cup final
if the rebuilt Wembley Stadium is not completed in time.
TOP TEN PLAYERS 1 Pele (Brazil) 2 Johann Cruyff (Holland) 3 Diego Maradona (Argentina) 4 Michel Platini (France) 5 George Best (Northern Ireland) 6 Franz Beckenbauer (Germany) 7 Bobby Moore (England) 8 Juan Schiaffino (Uruguay) 9 Franco Baresi (Italy) 10 Duncan Edwards (England) TOP TEN MATCHES 1 Sweden 2 Brazil 5 (World Cup Final
1958, Stockholm) 2 Real Madrid 3 AC Milan 2 after extra time (a.
NEW YORK -- The National Hockey League's marketing, licensing, retail and broadcast partners are offering fans trips to the Stanley Cup Final
, a new car, community rink renovations and a new line of official Stanley Cup Playoff apparel through sweepstakes and promotions as part of the NHL's 'My Stanley Cup' initiative.