1906 FA Cup Final

The 1906 FA Cup Final was contested by Everton and Newcastle United at Crystal Palace. Everton won 1–0, the goal scored by Alex "Sandy" Young.

1906 FA Cup Final
Everton fa cup 1906
Everton FC posing with the trophy
Event1905–06 FA Cup
Everton Newcastle United
1 0
Date21 April 1906
VenueCrystal Palace, London
RefereeFred Kirkham

Match details

Everton1–0Newcastle United
Young Goal 77'
Newcastle United[1]
Ireland Billy Scott
England Walter Balmer
England Jack Crelley
England Harry Makepeace
Scotland Jack Taylor (c)
England Walter Abbott
England Jack Sharp
England Hugh Bolton
Scotland Alex "Sandy" Young
England Jimmy Settle
England Harold Hardman
England William C. Cuff
Scotland Jimmy Lawrence
Scotland Andy McCombie
England Jack Carr
Scotland Alex Gardner
Scotland Andy Aitken
Scotland Peter McWilliam
England Jock Rutherford
Scotland James Howie
England Colin Veitch (c)
Scotland Ronald Orr
England Bert Gosnell
Scotland Frank Watt

Match rules

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

Road to the Final

Home teams listed first.

Round 1: Everton 3–1 West Bromwich Albion


Round 2: Chesterfield 0–3 Everton


Round 3: Everton 1–0 Bradford City


Round 4: Everton 4–3 Sheffield Wednesday


Semi-Final: Everton 2–0 Liverpool

Newcastle United
Home teams listed first.

Round 1: Newcastle United 6–0 Grimsby Town


Round 2: Derby County 0–0 Newcastle United

Replay: Newcastle United 2–1 Derby County

Round 3: Newcastle United 5–0 Blackpool


Round 4: Newcastle United 2–2 Birmingham City

Replay: Birmingham City 0–3 Newcastle United

Semi-Final: Woolwich Arsenal 0–2 Newcastle United


  1. ^ "FA Cup Final kits, 1900-1909". Archived from the original on 25 September 2008. Retrieved 24 November 2008.

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Alex Young (footballer, born 1880)

Alexander Simpson "Sandy" Young (23 June 1880 – 17 September 1959) was a Scottish professional footballer who played for St Mirren, Falkirk, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City, South Liverpool and represented Scotland at international level.

Andy McCombie

Andrew McCombie (30 June 1876 – 28 March 1952) was a Scottish international footballer who played at right back for North East England rival clubs Sunderland and Newcastle United. He won the Football League championship with both clubs, and was twice on the losing side in the FA Cup final. He went on to have a long career as a coach with Newcastle.

Fred Kirkham (football manager)

Frederick Thomas Kirkham (died 1949) was an English domestic and international football referee, and briefly the football manager for Tottenham Hotspur between 1907 and 1908.

History of Everton F.C.

Everton Football Club have a long and complex history. The club's roots loosely lie with a Methodist New Connexion congregation who had a chapel on the corner of Breckfield Road North and St. Domingo Vale in Everton, Liverpool. Initially formed as St. Domingo FC, named after the location of the chapel, the football team was renamed Everton in 1878 after the district of Everton. Since then Everton have had a successful history winning the Cup Winners' Cup, the league title nine times and the FA Cup five times. They were the first club to play over 100 seasons in the top flight of English football, the 2018–19 season will be their 116th.

History of Newcastle United F.C.

The history of Newcastle United Football Club is an article about an English professional association football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England. Formed by a merger between Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End in 1892, the club was elected to the Football League, which they entered in 1893.

Newcastle are England's ninth most successful club of all time. They have been English champions four times (in 1905, 1907, 1909, 1927) and FA Cup winners six times (in 1910, 1924, 1932, 1951, 1952, 1955). The club have also won the 1909 Charity Shield, the 1968–69 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup, and the 2006 Intertoto Cup. Newcastle have reached the League Cup final once, finishing runners-up (in 1976). They have played in England's top league from 1898–1934, 1948–61, 1965–78, 1984–89, 1993–2009, 2010–2016, and 2017–present, playing in the second tier at all other times.

Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle United Football Club is a professional football club in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. Founded in 1892 by the merger of Newcastle East End and Newcastle West End, they have played at St James' Park since. The ground was developed into an all-seater stadium in the mid-1990s and now has a capacity of 52,354.The club has been a member of the Premier League for all but three years of the competition's history, spending 86 seasons in the top tier as of May 2018, and has never dropped below English football's second tier since joining the Football League in 1893. They have won four League Championship titles, six FA Cups and a Charity Shield, as well as the 1969 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and the 2006 UEFA Intertoto Cup, the ninth highest total of trophies won by an English club. The club's most successful period was between 1904 and 1910, when they won an FA Cup and three of their First Division titles. The club was relegated in 2009 and 2016, but returned to the Premier League for the 2017–18 season.

Newcastle has a local rivalry with Sunderland, with whom they have contested the Tyne–Wear derby since 1898. The club's traditional kit colours are black and white striped shirts, black shorts and black socks. Their crest has elements of the city coat of arms, which features two grey seahorses. Before each home game, the team enters the field to "Local Hero", and "Blaydon Races" is also sung during games.The club has been owned by Mike Ashley since 2007, succeeding long-term chairman Sir John Hall. The club is the 17th-highest revenue producing club in the world in terms of annual revenue, generating €169.3 million in 2015. Newcastle's highest placing was in 1999, when they were the fifth-highest revenue producing football club in the world, and second in England only behind Manchester United.

Ronald Orr

Ronald Orr (6 August 1876 – 21 March 1924) was a Scottish footballer, who played for Newcastle United and Liverpool amongst others in the early 20th century. He played four times for Scotland between 1900 and 1904, scoring one goal.


Slamannan (Scottish Gaelic: Sliabh Mhanainn) is a village in the south of the Falkirk council area in Central Scotland. It is 4.6 miles (7.4 km) south-west of Falkirk, 6.0 miles (9.7 km) east of Cumbernauld and 7.1 miles (11.4 km) north-east of Airdrie.

Slamannan is located at the cross of the B803 and B8022 roads, near the banks of the River Avon, close to the border between Falkirk and North Lanarkshire councils. Slamannan had a population of around 1,360 residents. In 1755 the population was recorded as 1209. Fifty years later the population was around the 1000 in the Parish of Slamanan (although elsewhere in the same volume the usual spelling is used). The 19th-century parish church can accommodate upwards of 700 people.

Tom Kirkham

Thomas Kirkham was the referee of the 1902 FA Cup Final.At the end of the first match in the 1902 Cup Final between Sheffield United and Southampton, United's goalkeeper William Foulke, unhappy with one of his decisions, left his dressing room unclothed and pursued Kirkham, who took refuge in a broom cupboard. Foulke had to be stopped by a group of FA officials from wrenching the cupboard door from its hinges to reach the referee.Kirkham also refereed the replay, which Sheffield United won 2–1.

He also refereed the international match between Scotland and Ireland on 21 March 1903, followed by the matches between Scotland and Wales on 12 March 1904 and between Scotland and Ireland on 18 March 1905.He is often confused with Fred Kirkham (from Preston) who refereed the 1906 FA Cup Final.

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