John Savage Cup

history of the cup

A brief history of the John Savage Cup...

Who was John Savage?

John Savage was a stalwart of Norfolk football and, in recognition of his dedication to football in the County, the trophy was named after him. He is currently one of only two individuals to have this honour bestowed upon him, along with the Stuart Dracup Cup.

Who has won the John Savage Cup? 

The John Savage Cup was first competed for back in the 1978-79 season, when Gorleston United beat Attleborough Juniors 5-2.

More recently, here are some results from other John Savage Cup Finals:

  • 2016-17: Firside Athletic 5-0 Reffley Youth
  • 2015-16: Attleborough Town 3-2 Dereham Town Youth
  • 2014-15: Thetford Town 4-2 Lakeford Rangers Juniors
  • 2013-14: Reffley Youth 4-3 Dereham Town Youth
  • 2012-13: Great Yarmouth Town 2-1 Downham Town
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HIGHLIGHTS | John Savage Cup Final 2016-17
Firside Athletic FC vs Reffley Youth FC (26.03.17) - The FDC Field of Dreams

Round Dates

Round Date
Semi-Final 25/02/18 Results
Quarter-Final 21/01/18 to 28/01/18 Results
3rd Round 10/12/17 to 07/01/18 Results
2nd Round 05/11/17 Results
1st Round 01/10/17 Results