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Rovers Cup Victories Came Against…

My love for facts, stats and trivia lead me to try something different here on Vital Blackburn. On this occasion govtpros gave you a Trivia question to try and answer.

The question asked:
"In the 19th Century Blackburn Rovers Football Club won 5 FA Cups. Name the opposition and score lines?"

Rovers have a rich history in the FA Cup being on of only two club to win three successive FA Cup's, the other being Bolton Wanderers.

The five FA Cup victories Rovers had in the 19th century were as follows:

1884 - 2-1 verses Queens Park (Glasgow)
1885 - 2-0 verses Queens Park (Glasgow)
1886 - 2-0 verses West Bromwich Albion (in a replay after a 0-0 draw)
1890 - 6-1 verses Sheffield Wednesday
1891 - 3-1 verses Notts County


Congratulations to vital member sasman who was the first to correctly get this.

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Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday December 17 2006

Time: 8:22PM

Your Comments

Congratulations again to sasman. As a side issue, and EVERYONE (Rovers ans anyway!) should know this the reason we have our club crests on the corner flags is? To coin govtpros' phrase fastest finger wins!
Hughes Da Man
Those were the days my friend etc etc!
sandgroanun
Just a touch before my time though... but only just :)
Hughes Da Man
Nice touch Hughesy puttin the corner flag as the picture......... very appropriate! wonder if any one else knows why?
govtpros
A tip of my cap to you govtpros, you know! So does anyone know why I used the corner flag image with the Rovers crest on????
Hughes Da Man
Guess not!!!! LOL
govtpros
Think you're right govtpros... unless people just can't be arsed checking out this htread anymore?!?! lol
Hughes Da Man
 

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