About this book
The fascinating story of football's origins in the 19th century, and the first ever FA Cup giantkilling, when the humble Lancashire town of Darwen took on the wealthy Berkshire club the Remnants in 1879 and beat them.
'Fancy! A lot of working chaps beating a lot of gentlemen!' 1879, the third round of the FA Cup. A football team from the humble Lancashire cotton town of Darwen take on Remnants - a Berkshire club of the moneyed and well-connected - and beat them.
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