Matches played at The Kennington Oval, London


Date of matchType of matchName of teamName of teamScoreAttendance
17th February 1872   FA Cup semi-finalCrystal PalaceRoyal Engineers0-02,000
5th March 1872FA Cup semi-finalWanderersQueen's Park0-02,000
9th March 1872FA Cup semi-final replayRoyal EngineersCrystal Palace3-02,000
16th March 1872FA Cup finalWanderersRoyal Engineers1-02,000
8th March 1873International friendlyEnglandScotland4-22,000
28th January 1874FA Cup semi-finalRoyal EngineersSwifts2-02,500
28th February 1874FA Cup semi-finalOxford UniversityClapham Rovers1-01,500
14th March 1874FA Cup finalOxford University  Royal Engineers2-02,000
27th February 1875FA Cup semi-finalOxford UniversityRoyal Engineers1-12,500
27th February 1875FA Cup semi-finalOld EtoniansShropshire Wanderers1-0700
5th March 1875FA Cup semi-final replay Royal EngineersOxford University1-02,500
6th March 1875International friendlyEnglandScotland2-22,000
13th March 1875FA Cup finalOld EtoniansRoyal Engineers1-12,000
16th March 1875FA Cup final replayRoyal EngineersOld Etonians2-03,000
20th November 1875FA Cup 1st round replayCrystal Palace105th Regiment3-01,578
19th February 1876FA Cup semi-finalOld EtoniansOxford University1-01,500
26th February 1876FA Cup semi-finalWanderersSwifts2-14,000
11th March 1876FA Cup finalOld EtoniansWanderers1-13,500
18th March 1876FA Cup final replayWanderersOld Etonians3-01,500
3rd March 1877International friendlyEnglandScotland1-31,200
20th March 1877FA Cup semi-finalWanderersCambridge University1-04,000
24th March 1877FA Cup finalWanderersOxford University2-13,000
16th February 1878FA Cup 3rd round replayOld HarroviansCambridge University2-0not known
16th March 1878FA Cup semi-finalRoyal EngineersOld Harrovians2-1not known
23rd March 1878FA Cup finalWanderersRoyal Engineers3-14,500
18th January 1879International friendlyEnglandWales2-1200
13th February 1879FA Cup quarter-finalOld EtoniansDarwen


not known
8th March 1879FA Cup quarter-final replayOld EtoniansDarwen



not known
15th March 1879FA Cup quarter-final 2nd replayOld EtoniansDarwen


not known 
22nd March 1879FA Cup semi-finalOld EtoniansNottingham Forest2-1not known 
29th March 1879FA Cup finalOld EtoniansClapham Rovers1-0not known 
5th April 1879International friendlyEnglandScotland5-44,500
5th March 1880FA Cup quarter-finalOxford UniversityRoyal Engineers1-1not known
15th March 1880FA Cup quarter-final replayOxford UniversityRoyal Engineers1-0not known 
27th March 1880FA Cup semi-finalOxford UniversityNottingham Forest1-0not known 
10th April 1880FA Cup finalClapham RoversOxford University1-06,000 
12th March 1881International friendlyEnglandScotland1-68,500
26th March 1881FA Cup semi-finalOld CarthusiansDarwen4-1not known
9th April 1881FA Cup finalOld CarthusiansOld Etonians3-04,000 
4th March 1882FA Cup semi-finalOld EtoniansGreat Marlow5-0not known
25th March 1882FA Cup finalOld EtoniansBlackburn Rovers1-06,000 
3rd February 1883Home ChampionshipEnglandWales5-02,000
17th March 1883FA Cup semi-finalOld EtoniansNotts County2-1not known
31st March 1883FA Cup finalBlackburn OlympicOld Etonians2-18,000
29th March 1884FA Cup finalBlackburn RoversQueen's Park2-14,000
21st January 1885FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replaySwiftsOld Wesminter2-1not known
21st March 1885Home ChampionshipEnglandScotland1-18,000
4th April 1885FA Cup finalBlackburn RoversQueen's Park2-012,500 
3rd April 1886FA Cup finalBlackburn RoversWest Bromwich Albion



26th February 1887Home ChampionshipEnglandWales4-04,500
2nd April 1887FA Cup finalAston VillaWest Bromwich Albion2-015,534
24th March 1888FA Cup finalWest Bromwich AlbionPreston North End2-118,904
28th February 1889FA Cup 2nd round 2nd replayChathamNottingham Forest3-23,000
30th March 1889FA Cup finalPreston North EndWolverhampton Wanderers3-025,000
13th April 1889Home ChampionshipEnglandScotland2-310,000
29th March 1890FA Cup finalBlackburn RoversThe Wednesday6-120,000
21st March 1891FA Cup finalBlackburn RoversNotts County3-123,000
16th January 1892FA Cup 1st roundOld WestminstersWest Bromwich Albion2-33,000
19th March 1892FA Cup finalWest Bromwich AlbionAston Villa3-032,810