The 1970’s

In this sub-section of the museum we share with you details of the games the Posh Youth’s played in the FA Youth Cup in the 1970’s along with a picture of one of the Youth teams from this decade.

1970/71 – No record.

1971/72 – 3rd Round Proper

Qualifying Round v Rothwell Town won 6-3 Goal scorers – Unknown

1st Round v Scunthorpe Utd (home) won 2-0 Goal scorers – Unknown

2nd Round v Cambridge Utd (away) won 1-0 Goal scorer – Unknown

3rd Round v Norwich City (away) lost 6-1 Goal scorer – Unknown

1972/73 – 1st Round Proper Replay

1st Round v Orient (home) drew 1-1 Goal scorer – Unknown

1st Round Replay v Orient (away) lost 3-2 Goal scorers – Unknown

1973/74 – No record.

1974/75 – 1st Round Proper

1st Round v Soham Town Rangers (home) lost 3-1 Goal score – Michael Colwood

1975/76 – 2nd Round Proper

1st Round v Cambridge City (away) drew 3-3 Goal scorers – Unknown

1st Round Replay – Cambridge City (home) won 3-1 Goal scorers – Unknown

2nd Round v Tottenham Hotspur (away) lost 6-0

1976/77 – 1st Round Proper

1st Round v Norwich City (away) lost 3-2 Goal scorers – Unknown

1977/78 – 5t Round Proper Replay

1st Round Unknown

2nd Round v Hertford Town (away) won 3-0 Goal scorers – Unknown

3rd Round v Luton Town (home) won 4-1 Goal scorers – Unknown

4th Round v Croydon (home) won 4-1 Goal scorers – Unknown

5th Round v West Bromwich Albion (home) drew 0-0

5th Round Replay v West Bromwich Albion (away) lost 2-0

1978/79 – Unknown.

Unknown Round v Arsenal (home) drew 0-0

Unknown Round Replay v Arsenal (away) won 4-2 Goal scorers – Unknown

1979/80 – 3rd Round Proper

1st Round Unknown

2nd Round v Sutton Coldfield (home) won 3-1 Goal scorers – Campbell Chapman, Mickey Gynn and Trevor Slack

3rd Round v West Bromwich Albion (home) lost 2-0