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The 1905 FA Cup Final was contested by Aston Villa and Newcastle United at Crystal Palace. Aston Villa were victorious, winning 2–0, with Harry Hampton scoring both goals.

1905 FA Cup Final
A panoramic view of the Crystal Palace ground during the 1905 FA Cup final
Event1904-05 FA Cup
Date15 April 1905
VenueCrystal Palace, London
RefereeP. R. Harrower

Match detailsEdit

Harry Hampton scores one of his two goals in the final
Aston Villa2–0Newcastle United
Hampton   2'   76' [1]
Attendance: 101,117[2]
Aston Villa
Newcastle United[3]
  Billy George
  Howard Spencer (c)
  Alf Miles
  Joe Pearson
  Alex Leake
  Jack Windmill
  Billy Brawn
  Billy Garraty
  Harry Hampton
  Joe Bache
  Bert Hall
  George Ramsay
  Jimmy Lawrence
  Andy McCombie
  Jack Carr
  Alex Gardner
  Andy Aitken
  Peter McWilliam
  Jock Rutherford
  James Howie
  Bill Appleyard
  Colin Veitch (c)
  Bert Gosnell
  Frank Watt

Match rules

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


  1. ^ "Match report at Report". Archived from the original on 3 June 2008. Retrieved 26 November 2008.
  2. ^ "Sporting Chronicle - 1905 FA Cup Final". Archived from the original on 30 October 2008. Retrieved 25 November 2008.
  3. ^ "FA Cup Final kits, 1900-1909". Archived from the original on 25 September 2008. Retrieved 25 November 2008.