FA Cup 1962

A look back at the 1961/62 FA Cup run

A Little Consolation in 1962

A Little Consolation in 1962

In season 1961-62, after being in a seemingly unassailable position at the top of the league, Burnley had missed out on the title as the players seemed to run out of steam.
1962: The Last Carefree Year and a Cup Final

1962: The Last Carefree Year and a Cup Final

It doesn't take much for the mind to start wandering during a dull game. And it's funny how the most trivial thing can set a train of thought in motion.
My day at Wembley and my dad's promise

My day at Wembley and my dad's promise

Fifty years ago I left Wembley heartbroken after we'd lost the FA Cup Final against arch rivals Tottenham Hotspur, but I left with a promise from my dad ringing in my ears.
Our day at the FA Cup Final

Our day at the FA Cup Final

To end our recollections of the 1962 FA Cup Final against Tottenham Hotspur, here are some photographs from the day and the return home.


Burnley Matches

Burnley Sunderland
The FA Cup Tue 17th January 19:45

Burnley v Sunderland

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Premier League Sat 14th January 15:00

Burnley 1 - 0 Southampton

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