FA Cup History

Oxford University has a proud history in the FA Cup, winning the competition in 1873/4 and reaching the final on three other occasions.

1871-2

FA Cup first contested. Oxford University did not enter.

1872/3

First round26/10/1872Crystal PalaceH3-2
Second round23/11/1872Clapham RoversA3-0
Third round09/12/1872Royal Engineers H1-0
Fourth round03/02/1873MaidenheadH4-0
Semi-final17/03/1873Queen's ParkH2-0
Final29/03/1873WanderersN0-2

1873/4

First round29/10/1873Upton ParkH4-0
Second round22/11/1873BarnesH2-0
Third round06/12/1873WanderersA1-1
Third round replay31/01/1874WanderersH1-0
Semi-final28/02/1874Clapham RoversA1-0
Final14/03/1874Royal EngineersN2-0

1874/5

First round31/10/1874BrondesburyH6-0
Second round05/12/1874Windsor Home ParkH2-0
Third round30/01/1875WanderersA2-1
Semi-final27/02/1875Royal EngineersH1-1
Semi-final replay05/03/1875Royal EngineersH0-1

1875/6

First round-bye--
Second round18/12/1875Herts RangersA0-2 (?)
Third round31/01/1876Cambridge UniversityA4-0
Semi-final19/02/1876Old EtoniansA0-1

* Herts Rangers don't appear in the draw for the 3rd round: it is possible they conceded and Oxford took their place or that we actually beat them 2-0 in Second round.

1876/7

First round04/11/1876Old SalopiansH4-0
Second round14/12/1876105th RegimentH6-1
Third round03/02/1877Queen's ParkH1-0
Fourth round24/02/1877Upton ParkH0-0
Fourth round replay10/03/1877Upton ParkA1-0
First round-bye--
Final24/03/1877WanderersN1-2

1877/8

First round03/11/1877Herts RangersH5-2
Second round15/12/1877Old ForestersH1-0
Third round02/02/1878Clapham RoversH3-2
Fourth round15/02/1878Royal EngineersA3-3
Fourth round replay27/02/1878Royal EngineersH2-2
Fourth round replay (2)12/03/1878Royal EngineersH2-4

1878/9

First round02/11/1878WednesburyH7-0
Second round10/12/1878Royal EngineersA4-0
Third round01/02/1879BarnesH2-1
Fourth round25/02/1879Nottingham ForestA1-2

1879/80

First round06/11/1879Great MarlowA1-1
First round replay10/11/1879Great MarlowH1-0
Second round19/01/1880BirminghamH6-0
Third round31/01/1880Aston VillaH2-1
Fourth round14/02/1880MaidenheadH1-0
Round 505/03/1880Royal EngineersH1-1
Round 5 replay15/03/1880Royal EngineersA1-0
Semi-final27/03/1880Nottingham ForestA1-0
Final10/04/1880Clapham RoversN0-1

Summary

Oxford University has not entered the FA Cup since the 1879/80 season.

Played45
Won30
Drawn7
Lost8