07th Jan2011

The Magic of the F.A. Cup

by Right In The Gary Kelly's

Leeds United have once again have another mouth watering FA Cup 3rd round  replay tie against Arsenal at Elland Road tonight. The Mighty Whites  famously beat Arsenal 1-0 in the Centenary FA Cup Final back in 1972 with Leeds legend Alan Clarke heading home a 53 minute winner. 100,000 fans packed into Wembley to witness Leeds win their only FA Cup to date.

The match saw two teams on top of their game, the previous season they had finished first and second respectively in the league. Arsenal had previously won the League and Cup double and Leeds United picked up the old Inter Cities Fair Cup and coming second only to Arsenal in the league.