The FA Cup

This section of the museum contains over 80 match reports from games involving the Posh in the FA Cup. We’ve listed every game the Posh have played in the competition and if the match number is in red simply click on the number (which is a link) and it will take you to the match report for that game.

  Date Season Home \ Away Opponents
1 05-10-35 1935/36 Home Rushden town
2 03-10-36 1936/37 Away Kettering Town
3 17-10-36 1936/37 Home Wolverton town
4 31-10-36 1936/37 Home Rushden town
5 14-11-36 1936/37 Away Biggleswade town
6 28-11-36 1936/37 Away Dartford
7 02-10-37 1937/38 Away Wellingborough town
8 16-10-37 1937/38 Away Kettering Town
9 21-10-37 1937/38 Home Kettering Town
10 01-10-38 1938/39 Home Kettering Town Res
11 15-10-38 1938/39 Away Rushden town
12 20-10-38 1938/39 Home Rushden town
13 29-10-38 1938/39 Away Spalding Utd
14 12-11-38 1938/39 Home St Neots & District
15 26-11-38 1938/39 Away Bristol Rovers
16 06-10-45 1945/46 Away Rushden town
17 10-10-45 1945/46 Away Kettering Town
18 05-10-46 1946/47 Home Wellingborough town
19 19-10-46 1946/47 Home Westwood works
20 02-11-46 1946/47 Home Kettering town
21 16-11-46 1946/47 Home Hitchin town
22 30-11-46 1946/47 Away Yeovil Town
23 05-12-46 1946/47 Home Yeovil Town
24 14-12-46 1946/47 Home Northampton Town
25 19-12-46 1946/47 Away Northampton Town
26 23-12-46 1946/47 Neutral Northampton Town
27 04-10-47 1947/48 Home Westwood works
28 18-10-47 1947/48 Away Desborough Town
29 01-11-47 1947/48 Away Kettering Town
30 15-11-47 1947/48 Away Vauhall Motors
31 02-10-48 1948/49 Home Symingtons Recreation
32 16-10-48 1948/49 Away Wellingborough Town
33 30-10-48 1948/49 Home Kettering Town
34 13-11-48 1948/49 Home Ransome & Marles
35 27-11-48 1948/49 Home Torquay Utd
36 01-10-49 1949/50 Home Desborough Town
37 16-10-49 1949/50 Away Kettering Town
38 29-10-49 1949/50 Away Corby Town
39 30-09-50 1950/51 Home Symingtons Recreation
40 14-10-50 1950/51 Away Kettering Town
41 19-10-50 1950/51 Home Kettering Town
42 10-11-51 1951/52 Home Hereford Utd
43 15-11-51 1951/52 Away Hereford Utd
44 27-09-52 1952/53 Away Symingtons Recreation
45 11-10-52 1952/53 Away Spalding Utd
46 16-10-52 1952/53 Home Spalding Utd
47 25-10-52 1952/53 Away Corby Town
48 30-10-52 1952/53 Home Corby Town
49 08-11-52 1952/53 Home Bedford Town
50 22-11-52 1952/53 Home Torquay Utd
51 06-12-52 1952/53 Home Bristol Rovers
52 07-Nov-53 1953/54 Home Grays Athletic
53 21-Nov-53 1953/54 Away Hitchin town
54 12-Dec-53 1953/54 Home Aldershot
55 09-Jan-54 1953/54 Away Cardiff City
56 06-Nov-54 1954/55 Home Boston Utd
57 05-Nov-55 1955/56 Away Ilkeston Town
58 19-Nov-55 1955/56 Home Ipswich Town
59 10-Dec-55 1955/56 Away Swindon Town
60 15-Dec-55 1955/56 Home Swindon Town
61 03-Nov-56 1956/57 Away Corby Town
62 20-Nov-56 1956/57 Away Yeovil Town
63 08-Dec-56 1956/57 Home Bradford Park Avenue
64 05-Jan-57 1956/57 Home Lincoln City
65 09-Jan-57 1956/57 Away Lincoln City
66 26-Jan-57 1956/57 Away Huddersfield Town
67 02-Nov-57 1957/58 Home Wolverton Town & BR
68 16-Nov-57 1957/58 Home Torquay Utd
69 20-Nov-57 1957/58 Away Torquay Utd
70 01-Nov-58 1958/59 Home Walthamstow Av
71 15-Nov-58 1958/59 Home Kettering Town
72 20-Nov-58 1958/59 Away Kettering Town
73 06-Dec-58 1958/59 Home Headington Utd
74 10-Jan-59 1958/59 Away Fulham
75 24-Jan-59 1958/59 Home Fulham
76 31-Oct-59 1959/60 Home Bury Town
77 14-Nov-59 1959/60 Home Shrewsbury Town
78 05-Dec-59 1959/60 Away Walsall
79 09-Jan-60 1959/60 Away Ipswich Town
80 30-Jan-60 1959/60 Away Sheffield Wednesday
81 05-Nov-60 1960/61 Away Dover
82 26-Nov-60 1960/61 Away Torquay Utd
83 07-Jan-61 1960/61 Away Portsmouth
84 28-Jan-61 1960/61 Home Aston Villa
85 01-Feb-61 1960/61 Away Aston Villa
86 04-Nov-61 1961/62 Home Colchester Utd
87 06-Nov-61 1961/62 Away Colchester Utd
88 13-Nov-61 1961/62 Neutral Colchester Utd
89 25-Nov-61 1961/62 Away Torquay Utd
90 06-Jan-62 1961/62 Away Newcastle Utd
91 27-Jan-62 1961/62 Home Sheffield Utd
92 03-Nov-62 1962/63 Away Notts County
93 24-Nov-62 1962/63 Home Enfield
94 04-Feb-63 1962/63 Away Derby County
95 16-Nov-63 1963/64 Home Watford
96 19-Nov-63 1963/64 Away Watford
97 14-Nov-64 1964/65 Home Salisbury
98 05-Dec-64 1964/65 Away QPR
99 09-Dec-64 1964/65 Home QPR
100 09-Jan-65 1964/65 Away Chesterfield
101 30-Jan-65 1964/65 Home Arsenal
102 20-Feb-65 1964/65 Home Swansea Town
103 23-Feb-65 1964/65 Away Swansea Town
104 06-Mar-65 1964/65 Away Chelsea
105 13-Nov-65 1965/66 Home Kidderminster Harriers
106 04-Dec-65 1965/66 Away Shrewsbury Town
107 26-Nov-66 1966/67 Home Hereford Utd
108 07-Jan-67 1966/67 Away Colchester Utd
109 28-Jan-67 1966/67 Away Bedford Town
110 18-Feb-67 1966/67 Away Sunderland
111 11-Dec-67 1967/68 Home Falmouth Town
112 06-Jan-68 1967/68 Away Margate
113 27-Jan-68 1967/68 Home Portsmouth
114 16-Nov-68 1968/69 Away Bristol Rovers
115 15-Nov-69 1969/70 Away Falmouth Town
116 06-Dec-69 1969/70 Home Plymouth Argyle
117 03-Jan-70 1969/70 Away Rotherham Utd
118 24-Jan-70 1969/70 Away Gillingham
119 21-Nov-70 1970/71 Home Wimbledon
120 12-Dec-70 1970/71 Away Wigan Athletic
121 20-Nov-71 1971/72 Away Redditch Utd
122 22-Nov-71 1971/72 Home Redditch Utd
123 11-Dec-71 1971/72 Home Enfield
124 15-Jan-72 1971/72 Home Ipswich Town
125 18-Nov-72 1972/73 Home Northampton Town
126 09-Dec-72 1972/73 Away Bishop Stortford
127 11-Dec-72 1972/73 Home Bishop Stortford
128 13-Jan-73 1972/73 Home Derby County
129 24-Nov-73 1973/74 Away Colchester Utd
130 15-Dec-73 1973/74 Away Wycombe Wanderers
131 05-Jan-74 1973/74 Home Southend Utd
132 26-Jan-74 1973/74 Home Leeds Utd
133 23-Nov-74 1974/75 Home Weymouth
134 04-Dec-74 1974/75 Away Weymouth
135 09-Dec-74 1974/75 Home Weymouth
136 14-Dec-74 1974/75 Home Charlton Athletic
137 04-Jan-75 1974/75 Home Tranmere Rovers
138 25-Jan-75 1974/75 Away Stafford Rangers
139 15-Feb-75 1974/75 Home Middlesbrough
140 18-Feb-75 1974/75 Away Middlesbrough
141 22-Nov-75 1975/76 Home Winsford Utd
142 13-Dec-75 1975/76 Away Coventry Sporting
143 01-Jan-76 1975/76 Away Nottingham Forest
144 07-Jan-76 1975/76 Home Nottingham Forest
145 24-Jan-76 1975/76 Away Manchester Utd
146 20-Nov-76 1976/77 Away Tranmere Rovers
147 11-Dec-76 1976/77 Away Northwich Victoria
148 14-Dec-76 1976/77 Away Northwich Victoria
149 26-Nov-77 1977/78 Away Barnet
150 17-Dec-77 1977/78 Away Gillingham
151 20-Dec-77 1977/78 Home Gillingham
152 07-Jan-78 1977/78 Home Newcastle Utd
153 11-Jan-78 1977/78 Away Newcastle Utd
154 25-Nov-78 1978/79 Away Southend Utd
155 24-Nov-79 1979/80 Home AFC Bournemouth
156 22-Nov-80 1980/81 Away Northampton Town
157 13-Dec-80 1980/81 Away Barnet
158 03-Jan-81 1980/81 Home Chesterfield
159 06-Jan-81 1980/81 Away Chesterfield
160 24-Jan-81 1980/81 Away Notts County
161 14-Feb-81 1980/81 Home Manchester City
162 21-Nov-81 1981/82 Away Halifax Town
163 02-Jan-82 1981/82 Home Walsall
164 06-Jan-82 1981/82 Home Bristol City
165 20-Nov-82 1982/83 Away Chesterfield
166 24-Nov-82 1982/83 Home Chesterfield
167 11-Dec-82 1982/83 Home Doncaster Rovers
168 08-Jan-83 1982/83 Away Luton Town
169 19-Nov-83 1983/84 Away Oxford Utd
170 17-Nov-84 1984/85 Away Cambridge Utd
171 08-Dec-84 1984/85 Away Dagenham
172 16-Nov-85 1985/86 Away Bishop Stortford
173 20-Nov-85 1985/86 Home Bishop Stortford
174 07-Dec-85 1985/86 Home Bath City
175 04-Jan-86 1985/86 Home Leeds Utd
176 25-Jan-86 1985/86 Home Carlisle Utd
177 15-Feb-86 1985/86 Home Brighton & Hove Albion
178 03-Mar-86 1985/86 Away Brighton & Hove Albion
179 16-Nov-86 1986/87 Away Northampton Town
180 14-Nov-87 1987/88 Home Cardiff City
181 05-Dec-87 1987/88 Home Sutton Utd
182 19-Nov-88 1988/89 Away Gillingham
183 23-Nov-88 1988/89 Home Gillingham
184 10-Dec-88 1988/89 Home Brentford
185 14-Dec-88 1988/89 Away Brentford
186 18-Nov-89 1989/90 Home Hayes
187 21-Nov-89 1989/90 Away Hayes
188 09-Dec-89 1989/90 Away Swansea City
189 17-Nov-90 1990/91 Away Hereford Utd
190 20-Nov-90 1990/91 Home Hereford Utd
191 12-Dec-90 1990/91 Away Wycombe Wanderers
192 17-Dec-90 1990/91 Home Wycombe Wanderers
193 05-Jan-91 1990/91 Away Port Vale
194 16-Nov-91 1991/92 Home Harlow Town
195 07-Dec-91 1991/92 Home Reading
196 17-Dec-91 1991/92 Away Reading
197 14-Nov-92 1992/93 Away Kingstonian
198 25-Nov-92 1992/93 Home Kingstonian
199 04-Dec-92 1992/93 Home Kingstonian
200 09-Dec-92 1992/93 Away Plymouth Argyle
201 08-Jan-94 1993/94 Home Tottenham Hotspur
202 19-Jan-94 1993/94 Away Tottenham Hotspur
203 12-Nov-94 1994/95 Home Northampton Town
204 03-Dec-94 1994/95 Home Cambridge Utd
205 11-Nov-95 1995/96 Away Exeter City
206 02-Dec-95 1995/96 Home Bognor Regis
207 06-Jan-96 1995/96 Home Wrexham
208 06-Feb-96 1995/96 Away Huddersfield Town
209 16-Nov-96 1996/97 Home Cheltenham Town
210 27-Nov-96 1996/97 Away Cheltenham Town
211 07-Dec-96 1996/97 Away Enfield
212 17-Dec-96 1996/97 Home Enfield
213 04-Jan-97 1996/97 Away Plymouth Argyle
214 04-Feb-97 1996/97 Home Wrexham
215 14-Nov-97 1997/98 Away Swansea City
216 06-Dec-97 1997/98 Home Dagenham & Redbridge
217 13-Jan-98 1997/98 Home Walsall
218 14-Nov-98 1998/99 Away Wrexham
219 30-Oct-99 1999/00 Home Brighton & Hove Albion
220 09-Nov-99 1999/00 Away Brighton & Hove Albion
221 18-Nov-00 2000/01 Away Mansfield Town
222 28-Nov-00 2000/01 Home Mansfield Town
223 10-Dec-00 2000/01 Home Oldham Athletic
224 19-Dec-00 2000/01 Away Oldham Athletic
225 06-Jan-01 2000/01 Away Chelsea
226 17-Nov-01 2001/02 Away Bedford Town
227 27-Nov-01 2001/02 Home Bedford Town
228 08-Dec-01 2001/02 Home AFC Bournemouth
229 15-Jan-02 2001/02 Away Darlington
230 21-Jan-02 2001/02 Home Darlington
231 27-Jan-02 2001/02 Home Newcastle Utd
232 16-Nov-02 2002/03 Away Rochdale
233 08-Nov-03 2003/04 Home Hereford Utd
234 06-Dec-03 2003/04 Home Grimsby Town
235 03-Jan-04 2003/04 Away Coventry City
236 13-Nov-04 2004/05 Home Tranmere Rovers
237 04-Dec-04 2004/05 Home Bath City
238 08-Jan-05 2004/05 Away MK Dons
239 29-Jan-05 2004/05 Away Nottingham Forest
240 05-Nov-05 2005/06 Home Burton Albion
241 16-Nov-05 2005/06 Away Burton Albion
242 11-Nov-06 2006/07 Home Rotherham Utd
243 02-Dec-06 2006/07 Away Tranmere Rovers
244 06-Jan-07 2006/07 Home Plymouth Argyle
245 16-Jan-07 2006/07 Away Plymouth Argyle
246 10-Nov-07 2007/08 Home Wrexham
247 01-Dec-07 2007/08 Away Staines Town
248 05-Jan-08 2007/08 Away Colchester Utd
249 26-Jan-08 2007/08 Home West Bromwich Albion
250 09-Nov-08 2008/09 Away AFC Hornchurch
251 29-Nov-08 2008/09 Home Tranmere Rovers
252 09-Dec-08 2008/09 Away Tranmere Rovers
253 03-Jan-09 2008/09 Away West Bromwich Albion
254 13-Jan-09 2008/09 Home West Bromwich Albion
255 02-Jan-10 2009/10 Away Tottenham Hotspur
256 06-Nov-10 2010/11 Away Stockport County
257 16-Nov-10 2010/11 Home Stockport County
258 27-Nov-10 2010/11 Away Bury
259 08-Jan-11 2010/11 Away Fulham
260 08-Jan-12 2011/12 Home Sunderland
261 05-Jan-13 2012/13 Home Norwich City
262 09-Nov-13 2013/14 Home Exeter City
263 07-Dec-13 2013/14 Home Tranmere Rovers
264 04-Jan-14 2013/14 Away Kidderminster Harriers
265 14-Jan-14 2013/14 Home Kidderminster Harriers
266 08-Nov-14 2014/15 Home Carlisle Utd
267 07-Dec-14 2014/15 Away Colchester Utd
268 07-Nov-15 2015/16 Away Burton Albion
269 06-Dec-15 2015/16 Home Luton Town
270 09-Jan-16 2015/16 Home Preston North End
271 30-Jan-16 2015/16 Away West Bromwich Albion
272 10-Feb-16 2015/16 Home West Bromwich Albion
273 05-Nov-16 2016/17 Home Chesham Utd
274 04-Dec-16 2016/17 Away Notts County
275 20-Dec-16 2016/17 Home Notts County
276 08-Jan-17 2016/17 Away Chelsea