Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur, 16 May 1987

Score3-2 to Coventry City
RefereeNeil Midgley
CompetitionFA Cup Final
VenueWembley Stadium
Attendance98,000
Kick Off: 15:00 BST After extra time. 2-2 after 90 minutes. 2 substitutes was now allowed

3 Coventry City

Manager: John Sillett and George Curtis

2 Tottenham Hotspur

Manager: David Pleat

Goals:

David Bennett 9 G
Keith Houchen 63 G
Gary Mabbutt own goal 96 OG

Goals:

Clive Allen 2 G
Gary Mabbutt 40 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Ogrizovic
Defender/Centre back Brian Kilcline (captain)
Defender/Centre back Trevor Peake
Defender/Midfielder David Phillips
Left back Greg Downs
Midfielder Micky Gynn
Midfielder Lloyd McGrath
Left Midfielder Nicky Pickering
Forward Keith Houchen
Forward Cyrille Regis
Winger David Bennett

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ray Clemence
Defender Chris Hughton
Defender/Centre back Richard Gough (captain)
Defender/Centre back Mitchell Thomas
Defender/Midfielder Gary Mabbutt
Midfielder Paul Allen
Midfielder Ossie Ardiles
Midfielder Glenn Hoddle
Midfielder Steve Hodge
Midfielder Chris Waddle
Forward Clive Allen

Substitutions:

Graham Rodger for Brian Kilcline 89

Substitutions:

Gary Stevens for Ossie Ardiles 91
Nico Claesen for Chris Hughton 97

On the bench:

Defender Graham Rodger
Defender Steve Sedgley

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Gary Stevens
Midfielder Nico Claesen

Comments:

Tottenham Hotspur were going for a record eighth victory and had never lost a fina until this final