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Port Vale 2-1 Everton, FA Cup, 1996

Port Vale 2-1 Everton FA Cup fourth round replay, February 13th, 1996

Port Vale 2-1 Everton

After a stunning draw at Goodison Park, John Rudge’s side took Everton back to Vale Park for a replay to be played on Valentine’s Day. At the start of the match a banner carried by a mascot gave a premonition of the outcome as it read Roses are red, violets are blue, Everton one, Port Vale two what followed was one of the most complete Vale performances ever seen…

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Match details

  • Venue: Vale Park stadium

    Competition: FA Cup fourth round replay

    Date: 7.30pm Wednesday 13th February 1996

    Attendance: 19,197

  • Port Vale: Musselwhite, Hill, Tankard, Bogie, Griffiths, Aspin, McCarthy, Porter, Foyle, Naylor, Guppy (Walker 85). 

    Subs Not Used: Mills, Van Heusden.

    Everton: Southall, Jackson (Limpar 75), Short, Watson, Unsworth (Rideout 29), Kanchelskis, Horne, Ebbrell, Hinchcliffe,Stuart, Amokachi. 

    Subs Not Used: Kearton. 

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