Classic Football Matches

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Classic Football Matches - Premier League (Formerly Division One)

15/05/2005 : West Brom 2 Portsmouth 0 A last day thriller from 2005, with a dramatic escape from relegation.

09/05/1994 : Everton 3 Wimbledon 2 Last day heroics in 1994 and a dramatic comeback saves Everton from relegation

29/03/1986 : Chelsea 0 West Ham 4 In the days before money was invented, Chelsea took a Hammering at Stamford bridge by their neighbours.

02/09/1978 : Liverpool 7 Tottenham 0 A real drubbing handed out when Liverpool really were very, very, good.

01/02/1958 : Arsenal 4 Man United 5 The last game on English soil for the Busby babes before the fatal air crash. A nine goal thriller.

Classic Football Matches - The Championship (Division Two)

19/11/2005 : Southamton 3 Leeds 4 Surely one of the best comebacks ever?

25/03/1978 : Mansfield 3 Tottenham 3 A classic game from Division Two in the seventies, with a young Glenn Hoddle running the show.

21/12/1957 : Charlton 7 Huddersfield 6 Amazing, incredible, fantastic... you don't get many 13 goal thrillers these days do you?

Classic Football Matches - League Two (Old Division Four)

05/05/2001 : Barnet 2 Torquay 3 A last day nail biter between the bottom two to decide relegation.

Classic Football Matches - FA Cup Games

04/01/2003 : Shrewsbury 2 Everton 1 A giant killing in the FA Cup 3rd round.

08/04/1990 : Crystal Palace 4 Liverpool 3 1990 Semi Final - Wright and Bright defy favourites Liverpool, Pardew gets the winner..

03/04/1976 : FA Cup Semi Final 1976 Derby County 0 Manchester United 2 at Hillsborough

02/02/1971 : Blackpool 4 West Ham 0 FA Cup 3rd round - Moore-o and co hung over?

14/05/1966 : FA Cup Final 1966 Everton 3 Sheff Weds 2 - A great comeback in World Cup Year.

02/05/1964 : FA Cup Final 1964 Preston 2 West Ham 3. A real classic between two young sides.

12/03/1960 : Burnley 3 Blackburn 3 FA Cup 6th Round - East Lancs battle in front of 51,000+ fans.

08/05/1952 : Portsmouth 2 Newcastle 4 FA Cup 6th Round between Division One Leaders and the Cup holders.

Classic Football Matches - League Cup Games

29/11/2005 : Doncaster Rovers 3 Aston Villa 0 A Carling Cup 4th round giant killing with a classy and totally dominant Doncaster outclassing their illustrious opponents.

18/12/1974 : Chester City 1 Newcastle Utd 0 A League Cup Quarter Final victory for the minnows from Division Four

15/02/1969 : Arsenal 1 Swindon Town 3 1969 League Cup Final won by underdogs Swindon. There's only one Don Rogers.

Classic Football Matches - England Games

12/11/2005 : England 3 Argentina 2 A Friendly from 2005. If you can class any game against the Argies as a friendly.

09/09/1981 : Norway 2 England 1 World Cup Qualifier. Not a win, but still memorable. "Maggie Thatcher, your boys took one hell of a beating".

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