Saturday 28 August 1965 at Molineux (Att 18,394)
Wolves (1) 3 (Knowles 31 54 89): MacLaren, Knighton, Thomson, Flowers, Woodfield, Miller, Wharton, Woodruff, McIlmoyle, Knowles, Wagstaffe, sub L.Wilson.
Carlisle United (0) 0: Dean, Gallagher, Caldwell, McConnell, Passmoor, Harland, Blain, Evans, Large, Balderstone, Simpson, Neil.
Referee: Mr L.Faulkner (Liverpool).
Penalty: Awarded for handball against Brian Gallagher in the last minute of the first-half was taken by George Miller and saved by Joe Dean.