Football : Season Details : 1962

Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)

Position Club Points History Notes
1  Ipswich Town  56 1-1  
2  Burnley  53 4-15  FAC-F 
3  Tottenham Hotspur  52 4-12  FAC-W 
4  Everton  51 3-8  
5  Sheffield United  47 4-1  
6  Sheffield Wednesday  46 7-3  
7  Aston Villa  44 3-2  
8  West Ham United  44 2-4  
9  West Bromwich Albion  43 5-13  
10  Arsenal  43 2-36  
11  Bolton Wanderers  42 6-20  
12  Manchester City  41 6-11  
13  Blackpool  41 2-18  
14  Leicester City  40 5-5  
15  Manchester United  39 5-17  
16  Blackburn Rovers  39 3-4  
17  Birmingham City  38 6-7  
18  Wolverhampton Wanderers  36 2-23  
19  Nottingham Forest  36 4-5  
20  Fulham  33 2-3  
21  Cardiff City  32 3-2  
22  Chelsea  28 3-25  

Legend and Abbreviations
Points: 2 for a win : 1 for a draw. Clubs: Blue Qualified for Europe Red Relegated
History is in the form A-B:
 A is the number of occasions that the club has been in the Top Division. 
B is the current number of consecutive seasons in the Top Division.
Notes: FAC FA Cup; W Winners - F Finalists


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League Cup Final First Leg Rochdale 0 Norwich City 3
League Cup Final Second Leg Norwich City 1 Rochdale 0 (agg 4 - 0)
FA Cup Final Tottenham Hotspur 3 Burnley 1

European Cup Final Benfica 5 Real Madrid 3
Fairs Cup Final First Leg Valencia 6 Barcelona 2
Fairs Cup Final Second Leg Barcelona 1 Valencia 1 (agg 3 - 7)
Cup Winners Cup Final Athletico Madrid 1 Fiorentina 1 aet
Cup Winners Cup Final Replay Athletico Madrid 3 Fiorentina 1

aet After Extra Time : agg Aggregate Score


History (England)

Ipswich Town won the Championship at the first attempt in their first ever season in the Top Division, a unique achievement.

Tottenham Hotspur retained the FA Cup (the first club to do so since 1952), qualifying for the Cup Winners Cup.

Chelsea were relegated after 25 consecutive seasons in the Top Division.

The peculiar rules for admission into the Fairs Cup saw Everton qualify after finishing 4th but not Burnley who finished 2nd.

Rochdale become the first club from the fourth level to reach the League Cup final.

History (Europe)

The Fairs Cup produced the first occurance of a European final between two clubs from the same country (Barcelona and Valencia, both from Spain).


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The 1962 World Cup in Chile
Brazil win the seventh World Cup.


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