1876–77 FA Cup

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FA Cup 1876–77
Country England
Teams 37
Champions Wanderers
Runners-up Oxford University

The Football Association Challenge Cup 1876–77 was the sixth staging of the FA Cup, England's oldest football tournament. Thirty-seven teams entered, five more than the previous season, although five of the thirty-seven never actually played a match.

First round[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Southall Walkover Old Wykehamists
Sheffield Walkover Trojans
Barnes Walkover Old Etonians
Royal Engineers 2–1 Old Harrovians 2,279 4 November 1876
Clapham Rovers 5–0 Reigate Priory 2,830 11 November 1876
Queen's Park Bye
Upton Park 7–0 Leyton 1,357 28 October 1876
Wanderers Walkover Saffron Walden Town
South Norwood 4–1 Saxons 800 4 November 1876
Oxford University Walkover Old Salopians
Shropshire Wanderers Walkover Druids
Pilgrims 4–1 Ramblers 700 14 October 1876
Swifts 2–0 Reading Hornets 948 4 November 1876
Cambridge University Walkover High Wycombe
Panthers 3–0 Wood Grange 500 8 November 1876
105th Regiment 3–0 1st Surrey Rifles 500 11 November 1876
Herts Rangers 1–2 Marlow 700 4 November 1876
Rochester 5–0 Highbury Union 706 4 November 1876
Forest School 4–1 Gresham 500 4 November 1876

Second round[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Royal Engineers 3–0 Shropshire Wanderers 2,112 9 December 1876
Marlow 1–0 Forest School 1,045 29 November 1876
Queen's Park Bye
Upton Park 1–0 Barnes 1,500 9 December 1876
Wanderers 6–0 Southall 3,721 16 December 1876
South Norwood 0–7 Sheffield 800 2 December 1876
Oxford University 6–1 105th Regiment 1,204 14 December 1876
Pilgrims 1–0 Panthers 700 9 December 1876
Cambridge University 2–1 Clapham Rovers 1,200 16 December 1876
Rochester 1–0 Swifts 750 16 December 1876

Third round[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Royal Engineers 1–0 Sheffield 2,383 20 January 1877
Upton Park 2–2 Marlow 1,500 24 January 1877
Wanderers 3–0 Pilgrims 4,000 20 January 1877
Oxford University Walkover Queen's Park
Cambridge University 4–0 Rochester 1,189 3 February 1877

Replay[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Upton Park 1–0 Marlow 1,500 27 January 1877

Fourth round[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Wanderers Bye
Oxford University 0–0 Upton Park 1,500 24 February 1877
Cambridge University 1–0 Royal Engineers 1,200 17 February 1877

Replay[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Date
Oxford University 1–0 Upton Park 1,500 10 March 1877

Semi-Finals[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Venue Date
Wanderers 1–0 Cambridge University 4,000 Kennington Oval 20 March 1877
Oxford University Bye

Final[edit]

Home Club Score Away Club Attendance Venue Date
Wanderers 2–1 OT Oxford University 3,000 Kennington Oval 24 March 1877

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