The Results Archive
Including 1,023,362 match results over 138 seasons
Greek forces, under Colonel Vassos, invade Crete in a dispute with the Ottoman Empire over control of the island. British troops occupy the Gold Coast in January 1897. Aston Villa claim their second league title in April 1896. A fire at a bazaar in Paris in May 1897 leaves over 200 dead. The Glasgow Underground Railway begins operations in Glasgow in December 1896. William McKinley wins the US Presidential election in November 1896. In September 1896 Queen Victoria becomes the longest reigning monarch in British history. The Wednesday win the FA Cup in April 1896. The Greco-Turkish war in April 1897 ultimately ended in an uneasy armistice between the two sides. The Anglo-Zanzibar war begins and ends after 45 minutes of shelling.
League Cup
PR   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   R1   R2   R3   F  
Saturday 13 February 1897
Aston Villa2 - 1Notts County
Blackburn Rovers2 - 1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Derby County4 - 1Bolton Wanderers
Everton3 - 0Bury
Preston North End2 - 1Stoke
Southampton St Marys1 - 1Newton Heath
Sunderland1 - 3Nottingham Forest
West Bromwich Albion1 - 2Liverpool
Wednesday 17 February 1897
Newton Heath3 - 1Southampton St Marys