FA Youth Cup Finals of the 1950s

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FA Youth Cup Finals from 1953 to 1959.


1952–53: Manchester United vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers (7–1 and 2–2, 9–3 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Gordon Clayton
2 Scotland DF Bryce Fulton
3 Republic of Ireland DF Paddy Kennedy
4 England MF Eddie Colman
5 England MF Ron Cope (c)
6 England MF Duncan Edwards
7 Republic of Ireland FW Noel McFarlane
8 Republic of Ireland FW Billy Whelan
9 England FW Edward Lewis
10 England FW David Pegg
11 England FW Albert Scanlon
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy
Wolverhampton Wanderers
No. Position Player
1 England GK Peter Owen
2 England DF Arthur Hodgkiss
3 England DF Eddie Clamp
4 England MF John Timmins
5 England MF Peter Russell
6 England MF Frank Bolton
7 England FW Brian Punter
8 England FW Robert Walker
9 England FW Harry Smith
10 England FW Colin Booth
11 England FW Len Cooper
Manager England Stan Cullis


Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Wolverhampton Wanderers
No. Position Player
1 England GK Peter Owen
2 England DF Arthur Hodgkiss
3 England DF Eddie Clamp
4 England MF John Timmins
5 England MF Peter Russell
6 England MF Frank Bolton
7 England FW Lionel Stephenson
8 England FW Colin Booth
9 England FW Harry Smith
10 England FW Ron Howells
11 England FW Len Cooper
Manager England Stan Cullis
Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Gordon Clayton
2 Scotland DF Bryce Fulton
3 Republic of Ireland DF Paddy Kennedy
4 England MF Eddie Colman
5 England MF Ron Cope (c)
6 England MF Duncan Edwards
7 England FW Noel McFarlane
8 Republic of Ireland FW Billy Whelan
9 England FW Edward Lewis
10 England FW David Pegg
11 England FW Albert Scanlon
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy

1953–54: Manchester United vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers (4–4 and 1–0, 5–4 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tony Hawksworth
2 England DF Ivan Beswick
3 England DF Alan Rhodes
4 England MF Eddie Colman
5 England MF Bobby Harrop
6 England MF Wilf McGuinness
7 England FW Thomas Littler
8 England FW Duncan Edwards
9 England FW Bobby Charlton
10 England FW David Pegg (c)
11 England FW Albert Scanlon
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy
Wolverhampton Wanderers
No. Position Player
1 England GK Geoff Sidebottom
2 England DF Tony Griffiths
3 England DF John Harris
4 England MF Frank Bolton
5 England MF John Timmins
6 England MF John Fallon
7 England FW Stanley Round
8 England FW Bobby Mason
9 England FW Joe Bonson
10 England FW Jimmy Murray
11 England FW Len Cooper
Manager England Stan Cullis


Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Wolverhampton Wanderers
No. Position Player
1 England GK Geoff Sidebottom
2 England DF Tony Griffiths
3 England DF John Harris
4 England MF Frank Bolton
5 England MF John Timmins
6 England MF John Fallon
7 England FW Stanley Round
8 England FW Bobby Mason
9 England FW Joe Bonson
10 England FW Jimmy Murray
11 England FW Len Cooper
Manager England Stan Cullis
Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tony Hawksworth
2 England DF Ivan Beswick
3 England DF Alan Rhodes
4 England MF Eddie Colman
5 England MF Bobby Harrop
6 England MF Wilf McGuinness
7 England FW Thomas Littler
8 England FW Duncan Edwards
9 England FW Bobby Charlton
10 England FW David Pegg (c)
11 England FW Albert Scanlon
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy

1954–55: Manchester United vs. West Bromwich Albion (4–1 and 3–0, 7–1 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tony Hawksworth
2 England DF John Queenan
3 England DF Alan Rhodes
4 England MF Eddie Colman (c)
5 England MF Peter Jones
6 England MF Wilf McGuinness
7 England FW Terry Beckett
8 Republic of Ireland FW Shay Brennan
9 England FW Duncan Edwards
10 England FW Bobby Charlton
11 England FW Dennis Fidler
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy
West Bromwich Albion
No. Position Player
1 England GK Mick Cashmore
2 England DF Ray Whale
3 England DF John Rogers
4 England MF Chuck Drury
5 Wales MF Barry Hughes
6 England MF Barry Cooke
7 England FW Dick Maynes
8 England FW Maurice Setters
9 England FW Dick McCartney
10 England FW Alec Jackson
11 England FW Graham Williams
Manager England Unknown


Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

West Bromwich Albion
No. Position Player
1 England GK Mick Cashmore
2 England DF Ray Whale
3 England DF John Rogers
4 England MF Maurice Setters
5 Wales MF Barry Hughes
6 England MF Barry Cooke
7 England FW Dick Maynes
8 England FW Jimmy Harris
9 England FW Dick McCartney
10 England FW Alec Jackson
11 England FW Graham Williams
Manager England Unknown
Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tony Hawksworth
2 England DF John Queenan
3 England DF Alan Rhodes
4 England MF Eddie Colman (c)
5 England MF Wilf McGuinness
6 England MF Peter Jones
7 England FW Terry Beckett
8 Republic of Ireland FW Shay Brennan
9 England FW Duncan Edwards
10 England FW Bobby Charlton
11 England FW Dennis Fidler
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy

1955–56: Manchester United vs. Chesterfield (3–2 and 1–1, 4–3 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Tony Hawksworth
2 England DF John Queenan
3 England DF Peter Jones
4 Republic of Ireland MF Joe Carolan
5 England MF Reg Holland
6 England MF Wilf McGuinness (c)
7 Wales FW Kenny Morgans
8 England FW Mark Pearson
9 Scotland FW Alex Dawson
10 England FW Bobby Charlton
11 England FW Dennis Fidler
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy
Chesterfield
No. Position Player
1 England GK Gordon Banks
2 England DF Jack Detchon
3 England DF Graham Whitehead
4 England MF Gerry Graham
5 England DF Peter Brent
6 England MF Johnny Brooks
7 England FW Peter Ledger
8 England FW Keith Havenhand
9 England FW Jim Mellors
10 England FW Harry Peck
11 England FW Charlie Rackstraw
Manager England Unknown

1956–57: Manchester United vs. West Ham United (3–2 and 5–0, 8–2 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Manchester United
No. Position Player
1 England GK David Gaskell
2 England DF Barry Smith
3 England DF Ray Maddison
4 England MF Bob English
5 England MF Reg Holland
6 England MF Harold Bratt
7 Wales FW Kenny Morgans (c)
8 England FW Nobby Lawton
9 Scotland FW Alex Dawson
10 England FW Mark Pearson
11 Wales FW Reg Hunter
Manager Wales Jimmy Murphy
West Ham United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Brian Goymer
2 England DF Joe Kirkup
3 England DF Albert Howe
4 England MF Clive Lewis
5 England MF Roy Walker
6 England MF John Lyall
7 England FW Charles Rowlands
8 Scotland FW John Smith
9 England FW George Fenn
10 England FW John Cartwright
11 England FW Terry McDonald
Manager England Bill Robinson


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Wolverhampton Wanderers
No. Position Player
1 Republic of Ireland GK John Cullen
2 Republic of Ireland DF Phil Kelly
3 England DF Yates
4 England MF John Kirkham
5 England MF Granville Palin (c)
6 England MF Les Cocker
7 South Africa FW Des Horne
8 England FW Ian Hall
9 England FW Ted Farmer
10 South Africa FW Cliff Durandt
11 England FW Brian Perry
Manager England Stan Cullis

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1958–59: Blackburn Rovers vs. West Ham United (1–1 and 1–0, 2–1 aggregate)[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Blackburn Rovers
No. Position Player
1 England GK Barry Griffiths
2 England DF David Wells
3 England DF Fred Pickering
4 Wales DF Mike England
5 England DF Keith Newton
6 England MF Vincent Leach
7 England MF Barrie Ratcliffe
8 England FW Alan Bradshaw
9 England FW Bill Jervis
10 England FW Paddy Daly
11 Republic of Ireland FW Paddy Mulvey
West Ham United
No. Position Player
1 England GK Frank Caskey
2 England DF Harry Cripps
3 England DF Jack Burkett
4 England MF Eddie Bovington
5 England DF Bobby Moore
6 England MF Mickey Brooks
7 England MF Derek Woodley
8 England FW John Cartwright
9 England FW Mickey Beesley
10 England FW Andy Smillie
11 England FW Tony Scott
6 England MF Geoff Hurst