The Watney Cup Archives ⋆ An Old International

The Fun of the Fair: The Watney Cup in the press

Press reflections on the Watney Cup and Match Reports. Read more →

The Watney Cup – A Preview

This video clip from 1971 shows how Halifax Town beat Manchester United, THE Manchester United with Law, Best and Charlton, 2-1 at The Shay in the first round of the Watney Mann Invitation Cup. This competition had a life span of only 4 editions but was revolutionary nonetheless. This clip however, is a little teaser for things to come here.