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The Giant Killers

Every F A cup slaying since 1888

Giant Killers

1957

1956 - 1958

Notts County 1-3 Rhyl Athletic


Third Round: Saturday January 5th 1957

Attendance: 16,231

Scorers: {County} Peter Bircumshaw {35} : {Athletic} Harry William {20}, Billy Hughes {pen-60}

Ranked at the time: 215


County: 1:James Linton, 2:Aubrey Southwell, 3:Frank Cruickshank, 4:P Russell, 5:Bert Loxley, 6:John McGrath, 7:Gerry Carver, 8:Gordon Wills, 9:Ron Wylie, 10:Peter Bircumshaw, 11:John Lane


Athletic: 1:Hanson, 2:Reynolds, 3:Spruce, 4:Roberts, 5:Donaldson, 6:Meakin, 7:Harry Williams, 8:J Williams, 9:Russell, 10:Billy Hughes, 11:Rogers


Lincoln City 4-5 Peterborough United


Third Round replay: Wednesday January 9th 1957

Attendance: 18,216

Scorers: {City} : {United} Denis Emery, Andy Donaldson {3}, Ray Smith {After Extra Time}

Ranked at the time: 214


City:

Peterborough: 1:Jack Walls, 2:Norman Douglass, 3:Ray Barr, 4:Bernard Shaw, 5:Norman Rigby, 6:Henry Cockburn, 7:Billy Hails, 8:Dennis Emery, 9:Andy Donaldson, 10:Ray Smith, 11:Jack Hogg. Manager: George Swindin

Charlton

Athletic

2-3

Middlesbrough


Third Round replay: Thursday January 10th 1957

Attendance:

Scorers: {Athletic} : {Middlesbrough}

{image: Brian Clough [dark shirt] scores for 'Boro}

Ranked at the time: 331

Athletic:

Middlesbrough: Brian Cloug

Cardiff City 0-1 Barnsley


Fourth Round: Saturday January 26th 1957

Attendance:

Scorer: Bartlett

Ranked at the time: 261


{image: Bartlett [extreme right] lashes in a volly from distance to win the tie}


City: 1:Graham Vearncombe, 5:Danny Malloy, 9:Gerry Hitchins


Barnsley: 1:Hough, 3;Swift, 5:Sharpe 7:Kaye, 8:Edgar, 9:Holmes, 10:Chappell,

11:Robert McCann

Millwall 2-1 Newcastle United

Fourth Round: Saturday January 26th 1957

Attendance: 45,646

Scorers: {Millwall} : {Newcastle}

Ranked at the time: 75

Millwall:

United:

Portsmouth 1-3 Nottingham Forest

Fourth Round: Saturday January 26th 1957

Attendance:

Scorer:

Ranked at the time:337

Portsmouth:

Forest:

Wolverhampton Wand' 0-1 Bournemouth & B. A.

Fourth Round: Saturday January 26th 1957

Attendance: 42,011

Scorer:

Ranked at the time: 30

Wanderers:

Athletic:

Bournemouth & Bos' Ath' 3-1 Tottenham Hotspur

Fifth Round: Saturday February 16th 1957

Attendance: 25,892

Scorers: {Athletic} Ollie Norris {15} Newsham {?}, Nelson Stiffle {?] : {Hotspur} Terry Medwin {?} {Half Time 2-1}

Ranked at the time: 8

Athletic: 1:Tommy Goodwin, 2:Lyons, 3:Wollard, 4:Lewis Clayton, 5:Harry Hughes, 6:Brown, 7:Nelson Stiffle, 8:Ollie Norris. 9:Brian Bedford, 10:Stan Newsham, 11:Reg Cutler

Hotspur: 1:Ted Ditchburn, 2:Peter Baker, 3:Mel Hopkins, 4:Danny Blanchflower, 5:John Ryden, 6:Tony Marchi, 7:Terry Medwin, 8:Tommy Harmer, 9:Bobby Smith, 10:Alfie Stokes, 11:George Robb 

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