Cambridgeshire Invitation Cup

For the 1950/51 season the Cambs Football Association started a new competition, the Cambs Invitation Cup with the Lilywhites becoming its first winners.

1950/51      Cambridge City beat Histon Institute in Final

1951/52      Cambridge City lose 3-1 to Cambridge United in the Final which was played at Milton Road in front of a crowd of 9,814.

Bill Ling

Bill Ling, who refereed the final of the 1951/52 Cambs Invitational Cup between Cambridge City and Cambridge United, had refereed the final of 1948 Olympics Football tournament between Sweden and Yugoslavia at Wembley, the 1951 F.A. Cup Final between Blackpool and Newcastle. He was the also refereed the Final of the World Cup in 1954


After the 1957/58 season, the Lilywhites did not 

21.4.1977                                 Cambridge City beat March Town                                                  Final

1978-79       Cambridge City Winners