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First FA Cup Final for Leicester City Football Club

This programme recalls the first of Leicester City's four FA Cup Final appearances.

On April 30th 1949, 2nd Division Leicester City, having defeated Champions-elect Portsmouth in the semi final at Highbury, met Wolves at Wembley. Managed by Johnny Duncan and captained by Norman Plummer, Leicester City's preparations for the Final were disrupted by injuries to key players Don Revie (life threaten…