Scroll down and click through the pages to view these iconic Newcastle United photos from the 1960s and 1970s.
Scroll down and click through the pages to view these iconic Newcastle United photos from the 1960s and 1970s.

Newcastle United in the 60s & 70s: 16 iconic photos from Fairs & FA Cup campaigns plus Malcolm MacDonald & more!

The 1960s and 1970s were an exciting time to support Newcastle United.

Sunday, 13th October 2019, 4:00 pm

In 1969, The Magpies won the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup – a forerunner to the UEFA Cup and Europe League – against Hungarian giants Újpesti Dózsa after a 6-2 aggregate victory in the final.

And in 1974, a year after North East rivals Sunderland had captured the FA Cup, Newcastle too reached the final against Bill Shankly’s Liverpool at Wembley.

Unfortunately, Joe Harvey’s side lost 3-0 to their Merseyside counterparts – future Toon legend Kevin Keegan bagging two goals.

We’ve unearthed some stunning retro, iconic photos from the period – simply scroll down and click through the pages to view them.

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