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1937 FA Cup Final

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Referee  R. G. Rudd
Date  1 May 1937
Attendance  93,495
Champion  Sunderland A.F.C.
Venue  Wembley Stadium
Event  1936–37 FA Cup
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Similar  1938 FA Cup Final, 1934 FA Cup Final, 1935 FA Cup Final, 1933 FA Cup Final, 1932 FA Cup Final

1937 fa cup final sunderland v preston north end

The 1937 FA Cup Final was contested by Sunderland and Preston North End at Wembley. Sunderland won 3–1, with goals by Bobby Gurney, Raich Carter and Eddie Burbanks. Frank O'Donnell's strike on 44 minutes had put Preston ahead. It was the first final tie contested in the month of May (all previous finals had hitherto been played in the month of April).


1937 fa cup final sunderland v preston north end

Match details

Match rules

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

    1937 FA Cup Final Wikipedia