Manchester City v Birmingham City, 05 May 1956

Score3-1 to Manchester City
RefereeAlfred Bond
CompetitionFA Cup Final
VenueWembley Stadium
Attendance100,000
Kick Off: 15:00 BST

3 Manchester City

Manager: Les McDowell

1 Birmingham City

Manager: Arthur Turner

Goals:

Joe Hayes 3 G
Bobby Johnstone 62 G
Jack Dyson 64 G

Goals:

Noel Kinsey 15 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bert Trautmann
Full back Bill Leivers
Full back Roy Little
Centre half Dave Ewing
Wing half Ken Barnes
Wing half Roy Paul
Outside Left Roy Clarke
Inside forward Jack Dyson
Inside forward Joe Hayes
Inside forward Bobby Johnstone
Inside forward Don Revie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gil Merrick
Defender/Centre back Trevor Smith
Full back Ken Green
Full back Jeff Hall
Midfielder Gordon Astall
Wing half Len Boyd
Wing half Johnny Newman
Outside Left Alex Govan
Centre forward Eddy Brown
Forward Peter Murphy
Inside forward Noel Kinsey