1986 Football League Cup Final

The 1986 Football League Cup Final (known at the time as the Milk Cup) was a football match held on 20 April 1986 between Oxford United and Queens Park Rangers. Oxford won the match 3–0 to capture the League Cup — their first major honour. Trevor Hebberd opened the scoring in the first half, and Ray Houghton added a second. Jeremy Charles scored the third following up when John Aldridge had a shot saved by QPR goalkeeper Paul Barron. The match was played at Wembley Stadium in front of 90,396 spectators.

Because UEFA voted that the ban on English clubs in European competitions (beginning after the Heysel disaster in May 1985) would continue for a second season, Oxford United were denied a place in the 1986–87 UEFA Cup.

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1986 Football League Cup Final - Match Details
20 April 1986 Oxford United 3–0 Queens Park Rangers Wembley, London Attendance 90,396 Referee Keith Hackett (Sheffield) Hebberd 40' Houghton 52' Charles 86' Oxford QPR GK 1 Alan Judge DF 2 ...

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