Football : Season Details : 1971
Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)
|League Cup Final||Tottenham Hotspur 2 Aston Villa 0|
|FA Cup Final||Arsenal 2 Liverpool 1 aet|
|European Cup Final||Ajax 2 Panathinaikos 0|
|Fairs Cup Final First Leg||Juventus 2 Leeds United 2|
|Fairs Cup Final Second Leg||Leeds United 1 Juventus 1 awg : Leeds U|
|Cup Winners Cup Final||Chelsea 1 Real Madrid 1 aet|
|Cup Winners Cup Final Replay||Chelsea 2 Real Madrid 1|
The FA Cup final was a repeat of 1950.
Leeds United came second with 64 points, the highest number for that position. They reached their third European final. By winning the Fairs Cup, they became the first English club to win a second European trophy.
Burnley were relegated after 24 consecutive seasons in the Top Division.
London clubs did well with Tottenham Hotspur winning the League Cup and Chelsea winning the Cup Winners Cup.