The Results Archive
Including 968,687 match results over 137 seasons
Derby County become Football League Champions in May 1972. Leeds United beat Arsenal in May 1972 to become the holders of the FA Cup. The School Leaving Age is raised to 16 under Education Secretary Margaret Thatcher. The Open University awards its first degrees in January 1973. President Richard Nixon is re-elected in November 1972. The United Kingdom, together with the Republic of Ireland and Denmark, join the EEC in January 1973. Stafford Rangers beat Barnet in April 1972 to become the holders of the FA Trophy. Willy Brandt is re-elected as Chancellor of West Germany in November 1972. The Queen opens the new London Bridge in March 1973. Thousands of Ugandan Asians arrive in Britain in September 1972 having been expelled from Uganda by Idi Amin.
League Cup
PR   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   R1   R2   R3   R4   R5   R6   SF   F  
Saturday 13 January 1973
Arsenal2 - 2Leicester City
Bradford City2 - 1Blackpool
Brighton & Hove Albion0 - 2Chelsea
Burnley0 - 0Liverpool
Carlisle United2 - 2Huddersfield Town
Charlton Athletic1 - 1Bolton Wanderers
Chelmsford City1 - 3Ipswich Town
Crystal Palace2 - 0Southampton
Everton3 - 2Aston Villa
Grimsby Town0 - 0Preston North End
Luton Town2 - 0Crewe Alexandra
Manchester City3 - 2Stoke City
Margate0 - 6Tottenham Hotspur
Millwall3 - 0Newport County [1]
Newcastle United2 - 0AFC Bournemouth
Norwich City1 - 1Leeds United
Notts County1 - 1Sunderland
Orient1 - 4Coventry City
Peterborough United0 - 1Derby County
Plymouth Argyle1 - 0Middlesbrough
Port Vale0 - 1West Ham United
Portsmouth1 - 1Bristol City
Queens Park Rangers0 - 0Barnet
Scunthorpe United2 - 3Cardiff City
Sheffield Wednesday2 - 0Fulham
Stockport County0 - 0Hull City
Swindon Town2 - 0Birmingham City
Watford0 - 1Sheffield United
West Bromwich Albion1 - 1Nottingham Forest
Wolverhampton Wanderers1 - 0Manchester United
York City0 - 1Oxford United
Wednesday 17 January 1973
Reading2 - 0Doncaster Rovers
REPLAYED GAMES
Monday 15 January 1973
Preston North End0 - 1Grimsby Town
Tuesday 16 January 1973
Barnet0 - 3Queens Park Rangers
Bristol City4 - 1Portsmouth
Huddersfield Town0 - 1Carlisle United
Liverpool3 - 0Burnley
Sunderland2 - 0Notts County
Wednesday 17 January 1973
Bolton Wanderers4 - 0Charlton Athletic
Leeds United1 - 1Norwich City
Leicester City1 - 2Arsenal
Monday 22 January 1973
Nottingham Forest0 - 0West Bromwich Albion
Tuesday 23 January 1973
Hull City2 - 0Stockport County
Monday 29 January 1973
Norwich City0 - 5Leeds United
West Bromwich Albion3 - 1Nottingham Forest