On this day 1973: Clough's cup calamity

Walton & Hersham's players celebrating their win over Brighton & Hove Albion in the FA Cup, with Dave Bassett in the centre. Credit: PA

Everyone likes an FA Cup upset, and Brian Clough was on the end of one in 1973, as his Brighton & Hove Albion side were downed 4-0 by Walton & Hersham side, including Dave Bassett, at the old Goldstone Ground in a First Round replay.

Brian Clough didn't look too happy in the dugout during the match. Credit: PA

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