FA Cup coming to Sheffield as part of major football exhibition celebrating city’s role as ‘crucible’ of modern game
The FA Cup will go on display in Sheffield as part of a major football exhibition celebrating the city’s role as the ‘crucible’ of the modern game. A copy of the Sheffield Rules, which are widely credited with shaping the sport as we know it today, will also be on public show for the first time, alongside numerous other football ‘treasures’.
They will be brought together at Sheffield Central Library on Thursday, October 25, just yards from where the rules were written at the former Adelphi Hotel, where the Crucible Theatre now stands.
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