1995 Football League Second Division play-off Final

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1995 Football League Second Division play-off Final
Old Wembley Stadium (external view).jpg
Date 28 May 1995
Venue Wembley Stadium, London
Referee Clive Wilkes (Gloucester)
Attendance 59,175

The 1995 Football League Second Division play-off final was a football match played at on 28 May 1995, to determine the second and final team to gain promotion from the Second Division to the First Division of The Football League in the 1994–95 season (due to the reduction of the Premier League from 22 to 20 teams, only one automatic promotion place was available). Huddersfield Town faced Bristol Rovers. It was the sixth Second Division play-off final to be decided at Wembley Stadium.

Huddersfield Town finally won at Wembley after the 1928, 1930, 1938 FA Cup Finals and 1994 Football League Trophy Final losses.

Match details[edit]

Huddersfield Town
Bristol Rovers
GK 1 England Steve Francis
DF 2 England Simon Trevitt Substituted off 56'
DF 3 Scotland Tom Cowan
MF 4 England Darren Bullock
DF 5 England Lee Sinnott (c)
DF 6 Republic of Ireland Pat Scully
MF 7 England Chris Billy
MF 8 England Lee Duxbury
FW 9 England Andy Booth
FW 10 England Ronnie Jepson
MF 11 England Gary Crosby Substituted off 80'
FW 12 England Iain Dunn Substituted in 80'
GK 13 England Kevin Blackwell
DF 14 England Jon Dyson Substituted in 56'
England Neil Warnock
GK 1 England Brian Parkin
DF 2 England David Pritchard
DF 3 England Andy Gurney
FW 4 England Marcus Stewart
DF 5 England Billy Clark
DF 6 England Andy Tillson (c)
MF 7 England Worrell Sterling
MF 8 England Paul Miller
FW 9 Wales Gareth Taylor Substituted off 80'
MF 10 England Justin Skinner
MF 11 England Justin Channing Substituted off 84'
MF 12 Wales Marcus Browning Substituted in 80'
GK 13 England Andy Collett
MF 14 England Lee Archer Substituted in 84'
England John Ward


  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Maximum of 2 substitutions.