Soccer-England’s domestic double-winning teams – News Report

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May 17 – Manchester City face Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday, seeking to become the first team to complete an English domestic treble after already winning the Premier League and League Cup. The FA Cup is the oldest national football competition in the world, first played in 1871-72, while the League Cup, also a knockout competition, goes back to 1960-61. Below is a list of English teams who have won a double: 1888-89 Preston North End Won the league and FA Cup (only two competitions at the time) 1896-97 Aston Villa Won the league and FA Cup (only two competitions at the time) 1960-61 Tottenham Hotspur Won the league and FA Cup – did not play in the inaugural League Cup 1970-71 Arsenal Won the league and FA Cup – fourth round exit in League Cup 1977-78 Nottingham Forest Won the league and League Cup – quarter-final exit in FA Cup 1981-82 Liverpool Won the league and League Cup – fifth round exit in FA Cup 1982-83 Liverpool Won the league and League Cup – fifth round exit in FA Cup 1983-84 Liverpool Won the league and League Cup – fourth round exit in FA Cup 1985-86 Liverpool Won the league and FA Cup – semi-final exit in League Cup 1992-93 Arsenal Won the FA Cup and League Cup – finished 10th in the league 1993-94 Manchester United Won the league and FA Cup – runners-up in League Cup 1995-96 Manchester United Won the league and FA Cup – second round exit in League Cup 1997-98 Arsenal Won the league and FA Cup – semi-final exit in League Cup 1998-99 Manchester United Won the league and FA Cup – quarter-final exit in League Cup 2000-01 Liverpool Won FA Cup and League Cup – finished third in the league 2001-02 Arsenal Won the league and FA Cup – fifth round exit in League Cup 2004-05 Chelsea Won the league and League Cup – fifth round exit in FA Cup 2006-07 Chelsea Won the FA Cup and League Cup – finished runners-up in the league 2008-09 Manchester United Won the league and League Cup – semi-final exit in FA Cup 2009-10 Chelsea Won the league and FA Cup – fifth round exit in League Cup 2013-14 Manchester City Won the league and League Cup – quarter-final exit in FA Cup 2014-15 Chelsea Won the league and League Cup – fourth round exit in FA Cup 2017-18 Manchester City Won the league and League Cup – fifth round exit in FA Cup (Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne)

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