|Event||1896–97 FA Cup|
|Date||10 April 1897|
|Venue||Crystal Palace, London|
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With results elsewhere going their way, Villa confirmed their status as League champions on this day. This makes them the only team to date to achieve the league and cup "double" on the same day.
| Campbell 18'|
|Report|| Bell 23'|
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