Cup Final

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Cup Final

1. the annual final of the FA Cup soccer competition, played at Wembley, or the Scottish Cup, played at Hampden Park
2. the final of any cup competition
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When Huddersfield Town achieved their Double in 1920 - promotion and an FA Cup final appearance - there were only 44 teams in the Football League which was then split into two divisions - the first division and the second division.
Refereeing an FA Cup final is an honour an official can only undertake once in their career and Moss admits he was thrilled to be asked.
Old | guard: Jordan Henderson has vowed to get Liverpool to the FA Cup final for departing captain Steven Gerarrd
Santi Cazorla's superb free-kick shortly afterwards meant that for the first time in 133 FA Cup Finals, three meant that for the first time in 133 FA Cup Finals, three goals were scored inside the opening 17 minutes.
The Gunners have lifted the trophy on five of their last six appearances in the FA Cup Final.
But, after a site visit with Wembley chief executive Michael Cunnah and Multiplex managing director Martin Todd, Barwick felt he had little alternative other than to order a sixth Millennium Stadium FA Cup final and also move England's two pre-World Cup friendlies to Old Trafford, a decision that also triggered the Football League into switching their prestigious play-off games to Cardiff.
With the Arms Park out of commission because of FA Cup final hospitality commitments, the Blues had considered moving the fixture to Pontypridd's Sardis Road.
That opening goal was the quickest ever scored in an FA Cup final until last season, when Louis Saha scored for Everton against Chelsea after 25 seconds.
CHELSEA midfielder John Obi Mikel will miss the FA Cup final against Portsmouth on May 15 after undergoing minor knee surgery.
The Bluebirds are in the FA Cup final for the first time in 81 years and play Portsmouth at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, May 17.
THE Football Association has confirmed that Wembley will host this year's FA Cup final, on May 19.
I'm great friends with Howard Webb so I'll be speaking to the likes of him, David Elleray and Mike Riley about refereeing The FA Cup final.