The Results Archive
Including 1,023,483 match results over 138 seasons
In what becomes known as the Harold Macmillan dismisses a third of his cabinet in what became known as the Tottenham Hotspur win the FA Cup in May 1961 thereby securing the double for the season. Panda crossings are introduced but cause confusion to many with their sequence of buttons and lights. President Kennedy sends 18000 Tottenham Hotspur secure the League Title in April 1961. A CND Rally in Trafalgar Square in September 1961 leads to over 1000 arrests. British Intelligence Officer Kim Philby defects to the Soviet Union in January 1962. James Hanratty is hanged at Bedford Prison for the A6 murder despite protestations from many who believe him to have been innocent. The new Coventry Cathedral is consecrated in May 1962.
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Saturday 21 October 1961
Football League
League Standings Prior To This Game
Football League Division 2
Wednesday 18 October 1961
12Plymouth Argyle13535202013
13Brighton & Hove Albion13454182013
14Newcastle United13526211612
15Swansea Town13364232012
16Preston North End14446161612
Football League Division 2
Wednesday 18 October 1961
11Huddersfield Town13535211213
12Plymouth Argyle13535202013
13Brighton & Hove Albion13454182013
14Newcastle United13526211612
15Swansea Town13364232012
Newcastle United   5 - 0   Brighton & Hove Albion
League Standings After This Game
Football League Division 2
Saturday 21 October 1961
10Plymouth Argyle14635232215
11Walsall14635242415
12Newcastle United14626261614
13Luton Town14707323014
14Swansea Town14464252214
Football League Division 2
Saturday 21 October 1961
14Swansea Town14464252214
15Middlesbrough13535232213
16Brighton & Hove Albion14455182013
17Preston North End15447161812
18Bury14608193012
ALL GAMES PLAYED
 Total number of games played: 22
 Wins for Newcastle United:9 (40.91 %)
 Wins for Brighton & Hove Albion:9 (40.91 %)
 Drawn games:4 (18.18 %)
 Goals for Newcastle United:31 (average per game: 1.41)
 Goals for Brighton & Hove Albion:22 (average per game: 1.00)
GAMES PLAYED AT NEWCASTLE UNITED
 Number of games played:11
 Wins for Newcastle United:5 (45.45 %)
 Wins for Brighton & Hove Albion:4 (36.36 %)
 Drawn games:2 (18.18 %)
 Goals for Newcastle United:16 (average per game: 1.45)
 Goals for Brighton & Hove Albion:8 (average per game: 0.73)
GAMES PLAYED AT BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION
 Number of games played:11
 Wins for Brighton & Hove Albion:5 (45.45 %)
 Wins for Newcastle United:4 (36.36 %)
 Drawn games:2 (18.18 %)
 Goals for Brighton & Hove Albion:14 (average per game: 1.27)
 Goals for Newcastle United:15 (average per game: 1.36)
GAMES PLAYED AT NEUTRAL VENUES
 Number of games played:0
Wins for Newcastle United:0 (0.00 %)
Wins for Brighton & Hove Albion:0 (0.00 %)
Drawn games:0 (0.00 %)
 Goals for Newcastle United:0 (average per game: 0.00)
 Goals for Brighton & Hove Albion:0 (average per game: 0.00)
Sat 30 Dec 2017BPLNewcastle United0 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: 52209
Sun 24 Sep 2017BPLBrighton & Hove Albion1 - 0Newcastle UnitedAttendance: 30468
Tue 28 Feb 2017FLCBrighton & Hove Albion1 - 2Newcastle UnitedAttendance: 30230
Sat 27 Aug 2016FLCNewcastle United2 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: 49196
Sat 5 Jan 2013FAC: R3Brighton & Hove Albion2 - 0Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 28 Jan 2012FAC: R4Brighton & Hove Albion1 - 0Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 7 Mar 1992BLD2Newcastle United0 - 1Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 14 Dec 1991BLD2Brighton & Hove Albion2 - 2Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Wed 27 Feb 1991BLD2Newcastle United0 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Wed 16 Jan 1991BLD2Brighton & Hove Albion4 - 2Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 31 Mar 1990BLD2Newcastle United2 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 21 Oct 1989BLD2Brighton & Hove Albion0 - 3Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 4 Jan 1986FAC: R3Newcastle United0 - 2Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 12 May 1984CLD2Newcastle United3 - 1Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 17 Dec 1983CLD2Brighton & Hove Albion0 - 1Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Wed 12 Jan 1983FAC: R3RNewcastle United0 - 1Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 8 Jan 1983FAC: R3Brighton & Hove Albion1 - 1Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 5 May 1979FLD2Newcastle United1 - 3Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 30 Dec 1978FLD2Brighton & Hove Albion2 - 0Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 10 Mar 1962FLD2Brighton & Hove Albion0 - 4Newcastle UnitedAttendance: NA
Sat 21 Oct 1961FLD2Newcastle United5 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA
Sat 15 Feb 1930FAC: R5Newcastle United3 - 0Brighton & Hove AlbionAttendance: NA