WATNEY CUP 1970 to 1973  
           
  1970  
  Division One Division Two Division Three Division Four  
  Derby County Hull City Fulham Aldershot  
  Manchester United Sheffield United Reading Peterborough United  
  First Round (1st August 1970)  
  Aldershot 0-6 Sheffield United  
  Fulham 3-5 (aet) Derby County  
  Peterborough United 0-4 Hull City  
  Reading 2-3 Manchester United  
  Semi-Finals (5th August 1970)  
  Derby County 1-0 Sheffield United  
  Hull City 1-1 (aet) Manchester United (won on penalties)  
  Final (8th August 1970)  
  Derby County 4-1 Manchester United (Baseball Ground)  
           
           
  1971  
  Division One Division Two Division Three Division Four  
  Manchester United Carlisle United Halifax Town Colchester United  
  West Bromwich Albion Luton Town Wrexham Crewe Alexandra  
  First Round (31st July 1971)  
  Colchester United 1-0 Luton Town  
  Crewe Alexandra 1-3 Carlisle United  
  Halifax Town 2-1 Manchester United  
  Wrexham 1-2 West Bromwich Albion  
  Semi-Finals (4th August 1971)  
  Colchester United 2-0 Carlisle United  
  Halifax Town 0-2 West Bromwich Albion  
  Final (7th August 1971)  
  Colchester United 4-4 (pens 4-3) West Bromwich Albion (The Hawthorns)  
           
           
  1972  
  Division One Division Two Division Three Division Four  
  Sheffield United Blackpool Bristol Rovers Lincoln City  
  Wolverhampton Wand Burnley Notts County Peterborough United  
  First Round (29th July 1972)  
  Bristol Rovers 2-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers  
  Lincoln City 0-1 Burnley  
  Notts County 0-3 Sheffield United  
  Peterborough United (won on penalties) 0-0 (aet) Blackpool  
  Semi-Finals (2nd August 1972)  
  Burnley 0-2 Bristol Rovers  
  Peterborough United 0-4 Sheffield United  
  Final (5th August 1972)  
  Bristol Rovers 0-0 (pens 7-6) Sheffield United (Eastville Stadium)  
           
           
  1973  
  Division One Division Two Division Three Division Four  
  Stoke City Bristol City Bristol Rovers Mansfield Town  
  West Ham United Hull City Plymouth Argyle Peterborough United  
  First Round (11th August 1973)  
  Bristol Rovers (won on penalties) 0-0 (aet) West Ham United  
  Mansfield Town 0-3 Hull City  
  Peterborough United 1-2 Bristol City  
  Plymouth Argyle 0-1 Stoke City  
  Semi-Finals (14th August 1973)  
  Bristol Rovers 0-1 Hull City  
  Stoke City 4-1 Bristol City  
  Final (18th August 1973)  
  Stoke City 2-0 Hull City (Victoria Ground)