Cumberland Senior Cup

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Cumberland Senior Cup
Founded1886
Region Cumberland
Number of teams31 (2018–19)
Current champions Carlisle United (26th title)
Most successful club(s) Carlisle United
Workington
(26 titles each)
Website Cumberland Football Association

The Cumberland Cup is the current senior county cup in the ancient county of Cumberland. It is administered by the Cumberland Football Association (CFA). [1] According to the current rules of the competition, it is open to all clubs whose first affiliation is with the CFA. [2]

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Currently Carlisle United are the only professional team from the football league in the competition since Workington left the football league in 1977, so as a result they now tend to enter their reserve team. Other teams that enter are Workington, Cleator Moor Celtic, Penrith, Carlisle City, Whitehaven, and Windscale are from different levels of non-league. The Northern Premier League Division One North West, North West Counties league, Northern League, West Lancashire League and The Wearside League are represented by these teams. Teams from the Cumberland County League and the Westmorland League can also take part as they are covered by the Cumberland Football Association.

In previous years Scottish teams such as Annan Athletic, Gretna and Hearts of Liddesdale have also entered the competition due to being in the Carlisle and District League at the time. In Annan and Gretna's case they have even won the competition several times.

The current holders are Carlisle United who defeated Penrith 3–1 in the 2018–19 final at Brunton Park, Carlisle.

Winners

The last win for a club is shown in bold.

Recent Finals




Workington 2 – 0 Penrith
[6]


Netherall0 – 2 Carlisle United
[8] Loy Soccerball shade.svg 58' (pen.)
Madden Soccerball shade.svg 78'

Carlisle United 2 – 1Harraby Catholic Club
Potts Soccerball shade.svg 35'
Beck Soccerball shade.svg 89'
[9] Armstrong Soccerball shade.svg 39'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Referee: John Mulligan

Carlisle United 8 – 1 Whitehaven
[10]
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Referee: Anthony Backhouse

Aspatria0 – 3 Celtic Nation
[11] McShane Soccerball shade.svg 4'
McShane Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Rae Soccerball shade.svg 53'

Carlisle United 3 – 1Netherhall
Kearns Soccerball shade.svg 4'
Beck Soccerball shade.svg 19', 26'
[12] Anderson Soccerball shade.svg 22'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Attendance: 336

Aspatria1 – 4 Workington
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 60' [13]
Tinnion Soccerball shade.svg 70'
Allison Soccerball shade.svg 82'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Attendance: 517
Referee: John Mulligan

Penrith 1 – 2 (a.e.t.) Workington
Coleman Soccerball shade.svg 44'Allison Soccerball shade.svg 78'
Symington Soccerball shade.svg 118'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Attendance: 622
Referee: Adam Pattinson

Cleator Moor Celtic 2 – 1 (a.e.t.) Penrith
Hall Soccerball shade.svg 28'
Birdsall Soccerball shade.svg 96'
Shields Soccerball shade.svg 77'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Attendance: 604
Referee: Kevin Mulraine

Penrith 1 – 3 Carlisle United
GardnerSoccerball shade.svg 55' JohnsonSoccerball shade.svg 21', o.g.'
BowmanSoccerball shade.svg 45+2', o.g.'
BirchSoccerball shade.svg 90_4'
Brunton Park, Carlisle
Attendance: 618
Referee: Scott Taylor

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