Some articles on league, cup, league cup, final, league cup final:
... in the side for the rest of the season, scoring 17 goals in 35 league games ... His tally in the league was just short of team mates John Kaye and Jeff Astle, who each scored 18 times, but Brown finished as the club's top scorer overall—with 27 goals—due to his goals in the Football League ... offered the winners a place in the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup ...
... The club's highest league finish was third in the FA Premiership in 1992–93 ... The club has won the League Cup twice (most recently in 1985) and also reached the FA Cup semi-final three times, most recently in 1992 ... once, reaching the third round of the UEFA Cup in 1993–94 ...
... which resulted from the club playing three league games in nearly three months, and some overly negative tactics from Greig, Rangers came close to winning a quadruple ... Unfortunately it was not to be and the season ended with just the domestic cup double ... the previous season performed ably in the European Cup ...
... of Collins' career at the club was the 2-0 win in the 1971 Football League Cup Final against Aston Villa ... half Collins was one of the rare players that made the jump from non league to the English top flight when he signed for Tottenham in 1968 ... His league debut was at home to Arsenal in August 1968 ...
... The 1971 Football League Cup Final took place in February 1971 at Wembley Stadium ... It was the eleventh Football League Cup final and the fifth to be played at Wembley ... Tottenham Hotspur was riding high in the First Division (as the top level of league football in England was then known) and Aston Villa, the most ...
Famous quotes containing the words final, league and/or cup:
“Ill be right here.”
—Melissa Mathison, U.S. screenwriter, and Steven Spielberg. ET, ET The Extra-Terrestrial, saying goodbye to Elliot as he touches Elliots foreheadETs final words in the film (1982)
“Half a league, half a league,
Half a league onward,
All in the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
Forward the Light Brigade!”
—Alfred Tennyson (18091892)
“In poorer lands
No one touches the water of life.
It has no taste
And though it refreshes absolutely
It is a cup that must also pass
Gets some advantage....”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)