The Results Archive
Including 1,018,938 match results over 138 seasons
In May 1972 Edward, Duke of Windsor, dies at the age of 77 over thirty years after his abdication from the British throne. Arsenal become Football League Champions in May 1971. The House of Commons votes in favour of joining the EEC. Telford United beat Hillingdon Borough to win the FA Trophy in April 1971. US President Richard Nixon visits China in February 1972. Disney World opens in Orlando, Florida, in October 1971. Fourteen demonstrators are killed by British troops in what becomes known as Bloody Sunday in Northern Ireland. Charlie George scores the winning goal as Arsenal become FA Cup holders in May 1971. In December 1971 fifteen people are killed when a bomb, planted by Loyalist paramilitaries, destroys a bar in Belfast. The motorway interchange known as Spaghetti Junction opens in Birmingham in November 1971.
League Cup
PR   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   R1   R2   R3   R4   R5   R6   SF   F  
Saturday 15 January 1972
Birmingham City3 - 0Port Vale
Blackpool0 - 1Chelsea
Blyth Spartans2 - 2Reading
Bolton Wanderers2 - 1Torquay United
Boston United0 - 1Portsmouth
Burnley0 - 1Huddersfield Town
Bury1 - 1Rotherham United
Charlton Athletic0 - 0Tranmere Rovers
Crystal Palace2 - 2Everton
Derby County2 - 0Shrewsbury Town
Leeds United4 - 1Bristol Rovers
Manchester City1 - 1Middlesbrough
Millwall3 - 1Nottingham Forest
Norwich City0 - 3Hull City
Orient3 - 0Wrexham
Oxford United0 - 3Liverpool
Peterborough United0 - 2Ipswich Town
Preston North End4 - 2Bristol City
Queens Park Rangers1 - 1Fulham
Sheffield United1 - 3Cardiff City
Southampton1 - 1Manchester United
Stoke City2 - 1Chesterfield
Sunderland3 - 0Sheffield Wednesday
Swansea City1 - 0Gillingham
Swindon Town0 - 2Arsenal
Tottenham Hotspur1 - 1Carlisle United
Walsall1 - 0Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic
Watford1 - 4Notts County
West Bromwich Albion1 - 2Coventry City
West Ham United2 - 1Luton Town
Wolverhampton Wanderers1 - 1Leicester City
Monday 24 January 1972
Newcastle United2 - 2Hereford United
REPLAYED GAMES
Monday 17 January 1972
Tranmere Rovers4 - 2Charlton Athletic
Tuesday 18 January 1972
Carlisle United1 - 3Tottenham Hotspur
Everton3 - 2Crystal Palace
Fulham2 - 1Queens Park Rangers
Middlesbrough1 - 0Manchester City
Wednesday 19 January 1972
Leicester City2 - 0Wolverhampton Wanderers
Manchester United4 - 1Southampton
Reading6 - 1Blyth Spartans
Monday 24 January 1972
Rotherham United2 - 1Bury
Saturday 5 February 1972
Hereford United2 - 1Newcastle United