Football : Season Details : 1964
Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)
|League Cup Final First Leg||Stoke City 1 Leicester City 1|
|League Cup Final Second Leg||Leicester City 3 Stoke City 2 (agg 4 - 3)|
|FA Cup Final||West Ham United 3 Preston North End 2|
|European Cup Final||Inter Milan 3 Real Madrid 1|
|Fairs Cup Final||Real Zaragosa 2 Valencia 1|
|Cup Winners Cup Final||Sporting Lisbon 3 MTK Budapest 3 aet|
|Cup Winners Cup Final Replay||Sporting Lisbon 1 MTK Budapest 0|
Stoke City, a founder member of the League, played in their first final (the League Cup). It was won by Leicester City winning their first trophy.
The FA Cup was won by West Ham United, winning their first trophy. Their opponents, Preston North End, were the 13th club from the second level to play in the final.
The BBC broadcast its first League match in its new highlights programme, Match of the Day. In the first match, Liverpool beat Arsenal 3 - 2.
On 26 December 1963, a record 66 goals were scored in the ten top division games played.