The Results Archive
Including 1,023,530 match results over 138 seasons
The Queen opens the world ERNIE selects its first Premium Bond winner in June 1957. Russian troops suppress the Hungarian uprising in November 1956. Manchester City beat Birmingham City 3 - 1 to win the FA Cup in May 1956. Manchester United became football League Champions in May 1956. President Eisenhower is re-elected President, defeating Adlai Stevenson in the November Presidential election. Britain and France are forced to withdraw from Suez after pressure from the United Nations and the United States. In October 1956 the Royal Air Force retires its last Lancaster Bomber. In November 1956 British and French forces seize control of two major ports in the Suez Canal in Egypt. The Cavern Club opens in Liverpool initially as a jazz club.
League Cup
PR   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   R1   R2   R3   R4   R5   R6   SF   F  
Thursday 5 January 1956
Arsenal4 - 2Stoke City
Barnsley3 - 3Port Vale
Bolton Wanderers2 - 3Blackpool
Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic2 - 0Accrington Stanley
Bristol City4 - 1Rotherham United
Burnley7 - 0Chesterfield
Bury1 - 3Portsmouth
Carlisle United3 - 3Birmingham City
Doncaster Rovers1 - 1West Bromwich Albion
Everton1 - 0Blackburn Rovers
Hartlepools United3 - 4Manchester United
Huddersfield Town0 - 0Sheffield United
Hull City3 - 4Bristol Rovers
Ipswich Town2 - 3Fulham
Leeds United1 - 2Cardiff City
Leyton Orient0 - 2Chelsea
Luton Town2 - 2Aston Villa
Middlesbrough1 - 1Charlton Athletic
Millwall2 - 0Crystal Palace
New Brighton2 - 1Torquay United
Newcastle United1 - 1Manchester City
Newport County [1]3 - 3Southampton
Nottingham Forest6 - 0Goole Town
Notts County1 - 3Rhyl
Peterborough United2 - 2Lincoln City
Preston North End0 - 0Sheffield Wednesday
Southend United2 - 1Liverpool
Sunderland4 - 0Queens Park Rangers
Tottenham Hotspur2 - 0Leicester City
West Ham United5 - 3Grimsby Town
Wolverhampton Wanderers5 - 3Swansea Town
Wrexham1 - 1Reading
Monday 7 January 1957
Aston Villa2 - 0Luton Town
Port Vale0 - 1Barnsley
Sheffield United1 - 1Huddersfield Town
Wednesday 9 January 1957
Birmingham City4 - 0Carlisle United
Lincoln City4 - 5Peterborough United
Manchester City4 - 5Newcastle United
Reading1 - 2Wrexham
Sheffield Wednesday2 - 2Preston North End
Southampton0 - 1Newport County [1]
West Bromwich Albion2 - 0Doncaster Rovers
Thursday 10 January 1957
Charlton Athletic2 - 3Middlesbrough
Monday 14 January 1957
Huddersfield Town2 - 1Sheffield United
Preston North End5 - 1Sheffield Wednesday