Attendances

Highest Home Attendances in League Football
61,267 v Arsenal Div 1 22/1/1938
58,983 v Arsenal Div 1 17/1/1953
56,661 v West Bromwich Albion Div 1 15/10/1949
56,550 v West Bromwich Albion Div 1 14/11/1953
56,283 v Tottenham Hotspur Div 1 23/4/1960
55,998 v Arsenal Div 1 18/10/1947
55,648 v Arsenal Div 1 4/11/1950
55,592 v Stoke City Div 1 1/3/1947
55,418 v Arsenal Div 1 16/11/1957
55,374 v Arsenal Div 1 23/10/1954
55,364 v Tottenham Hotspur Div 1 16/9/1950
54,667 v Aston Villa Div 1 27/12/1947
54,536 v Arsenal Div 1 19/2/1949
54,425 v Preston North End Div 1 2/5/1949
54,361 v Birmingham City Div 1 21/8/1948
54,296 v Manchester City Div 1 10/4/1950
54,088 v Blackpool Div 1 22/1/1949
53,940 v Manchester United Div 1 30/12/1967
53,834 v Sunderland Div 1 26/12/1946
53,379 v Leeds United Div 1 8/5/1972

 

Highest Away Attendances in League Football
75,627 v Manchester United  PL 10/12/2011
75,322 v Everton  Div 1 27/12/1954
75,285 v Manchester United  PL 6/11/2010
75,043 v Chelsea  Div 1 9/4/1955
73,709 v Manchester United  PL 15/12/2009
69,492 v Aston Villa  Div 1 27/12/1949
68,099 v Aston Villa  Div 1 26/12/1947
67,782 v Manchester City  Div 1 23/8/1947
67,648 v Manchester United  PL 27/8/2003
67,311 v Arsenal  Div 1 4/9/1937
66,967 v Manchester United  Div 1 5/4/1947
66,796 v Tottenham Hotspur  Div 1 20/1/1951
63,781 v Chelsea  Div 1 27/9/1952
63,572 v Aston Villa  Div 1 27/12/1948
63,450 v Manchester United  Div 1 26/12/1967
62,827 v Arsenal  Div 1 28/12/1946
62,794 v Manchester United  Div 1 21/2/1959
62,582 v Tottenham Hotspur  Div 1 8/9/1956
62,261 v Tottenham Hotspur  Div 1 22/2/1961
62,216 v Everton  Div 1 23/2/1963
62,118 v Chelsea  Div 1 30/8/1958
61,814 v Arsenal  Div 1 27/12/1955
61,626 v Tottenham Hotspur  Div 1 3/11/1951

 

Highest Home Attendances in the Cup
61,305 v Liverpool FAC5 11/2/1939
59,545 v Everton FAC6 4/3/1939
57,751 v Sunderland FAC6 6/3/1937
56,799 v Grimsby Town FAC5R 24/2/1937
55,778 v Darlington FAC5 15/2/1958
55,747 v Vorwarts ECp2 7/10/1959
55,684 v West Bromwich Albion FAC6 26/2/1949
55,621 v Bolton Wanderers FAC4 24/1/1959
55,564 v West Bromwich Albion FAC3 7/1/1956
55,535 v Barcelona EC2/2 2/3/1960
55,519 v Red Star Belgrade EC1/2 24/11/1959
54,983 v Liverpool FAC5 12/2/1979
54,243 v Sunderland FAC6R 28/2/1951
53,587 v Blackpool FAC5 11/2/1950
53,581 v Manchester United FAC6 10/3/1965
53,439 v Liverpool FAC4 18/2/1967
53,428 v Manchester United FAC5 5/3/1966
53,148 v Aston Villa FAC4 27/1/1951
52,857 v Arsenal FAC4 29/1/1955
52,708 v Huddersfield Town FAC5 10/2/1951

 

Highest Away Attendances in the Cup
80,000* v Barcelona EC2/1 10/2/1960
79,229 v Rangers CWCsf1 29/3/1961
72,569 v Everton FAC4R 31/1/1948
65,000* v Vorwarts ECp1 20/9/1959
62,443 v Newcastle United FAC3 9/1/1960
62,373 v Sunderland FAC6 24/2/1951
60,020 v Everton FAC4R 21/2/1967
62,000* v Red Star Belgrade EC1/1 11/11/1959
61,905 v Liverpool FAC4 2/2/1952
61,796 v Sunderland FAC6R 10/3/1937
59,433 v Manchester United FAC6 6/3/1976
56,306 v Bolton Wanderers FAC6 1/3/1958
54,851 v Sunderland FAC6 12/3/1955
54,497 v Manchester City FAC3 12/1/1952
53,639 v West Bromwich Albion FAC3 23/2/1924
53,246 v Everton FAC4 5/3/1921
52,891 v Tottenham Hotspur UCf/2 3/5/1972
52,285 v West Bromwich Albion FAC6 28/2/1930
52,281 v Arsenal FAC6 5/3/1937
52,010 v Aston Villa FAC5 20/2/1964

 

* Estimated Crowd.

Highest Attendances in the Cup on a Neutral Venue
99,370 v Portsmouth FACF 29/04/1939
98,920 v Leicester City FACF 30/04/1949
98,776 v Blackburn Rovers FACF 7/5/1960
97,886 v Manchester City LCF 2/3/1974
96,527 v Nottingham Forest LCF 15/03/1980
80,841 v Burnley** AMCF 29/05/1988
76,962 v Grimsby Town FACSF 25/3/1939
74,967 v Newcastle United FACF 25/4/1908
72,805 v Tottenham Hotspur FACF 23/4/1921
72,631 v Manchester United FACsfR 2/4/1949
69,473* v Sheffield United POF 16/5/2003
62,250 v Manchester United FACsf 26/3/1949
62,191 v Newcastle United FACsf 20/3/1951
55,596 v Aston Villa FACsf 26/3/1960
52,529 v Tottenham Hotspur FACsfR 15/4/1981
52,488 v Leeds United FACsf 7/4/1973
50,174 v Tottenham Hotspur FACsf 11/4/1981

 

** The attendance for the Sherpa Van final is a World Record for a match involving two clubs outside the top division.

Highest Home Attendance outside the Top Division
44,718 v Coventry City Div 2 29/01/1966
40,816 v West Bromwich Albion Div 2 8/10/1927
40,429 v Huddersfield Town Div 2 28/3/1967
37,207 v Manchester United Div 2 26/12/1931
36,054 v West Bromwich Albion Div 2 18/2/1931
34,520 v Leeds United Div 2 27/2/1932
33,465 v Chelsea Div 2 7/5/1977
32,526 v Bristol City Div 2 27/12/1965
32,511 v Birmingham City Div 2 12/4/1966
32,264 v Chelsea Div 2 26/12/1924
31,941 v Stockport County Div 2 27/12/1920
30,863 v Bury Div 2 22/4/1967
30,794 v Stoke City Div 2 10/10/1931
30,661 v Nottingham Forest Div 2 5/2/1977
30,425 v Tottenham Hotspur Div 2 5/4/1920
30,150 v Everton Div 2 25/3/1931
30,000* v West Ham United Div 2 30/8/1920
30,000* v Birmingham Div 2 5/11/1920

 

Highest Away Attendance outside the Top Division
51,455 v Coventry City Div 2 29/04/1967
45,000* v Chelsea Div 2 23/11/1929
40,065 v West Bromwich Albion Div 2 11/10/1930
40,000* v Birmingham Div 2 13/11/1920
38,000* v Tottenham Hotspur Div 2 2/4/1920
37,342 v West Bromwich Albion Div 2 18/2/1928
36,722 v Coventry City Div 2 21/8/1965
36,183 v Bristol City Div 2 28/12/1965
36,137 v Chelsea Div 2 11/12/1976
35,603 v Bolton Wanderers Div 2 14/5/1977
35,000* v Chelsea Div 2 18/4/1927
33,123 v Manchester United Div 2 25/12/1931
32,522 v Hull City Div 2 15/10/1966
32,000* v Chelsea Div 2 16/9/1911
30,026* v West Bromwich Albion Div 2 5/10/1907
30,003 v Brighton & Hove Albion C 4/5/2013
30,000* v Chelsea Div 2 13/4/1907
30,000* v Birmingham Div 2 14/9/1912
30,000* v Birmingham Div 2 8/11/1919
30,000* v Chelsea Div 2 25/12/1924
30,000* v Chelsea Div 2 17/12/1927
30,000* v Chelsea Div 2 16/3/1929

 

Highest League Crowds at New Molineux
31,436 v Arsenal PL 24/04/2019
31,358 v Liverpool PL 21/12/2018
31,322 v Manchester City PL 25/08/2018
31,309 v Cardiff City PL 02/03/2019
31,302 v Manchester United PL 02/04/2019
31,300 v Chelsea PL 05/12/2018
31,278 v Leicester City PL 19/01/2019
31,231 v Everton PL 11/08/2018
31,185 v Tottenham Hotspur PL 03/11/2018
31,147 v Southampton PL 29/09/2018
31,144 v Watford PL 20/10/2018
31,122 v West Ham United PL 29/01/2019
31,096 v Brighton PL 20/04/2019
30,997 v Bournemouth PL 15/12/2018
30,687 v Newcastle United PL 11/02/2019
Highest League Crowds at New Molineux Outside the Top Division
30,239 v Aston Villa C 14/10/2017
30,218 v Ipswich Town C 23/12/2017
30,168 v QPR C 10/02/2018
30,110 v Rotherham United L1 18/04/2014
29,829 v Carlisle United L1 03/05/2014
28,616 v Sunderland N Div 1 12/09/1998
28,598 v Leyton Orient L1 29/12/2013
28,595 v Ipswich Town C 29/12/2012
28,516 v Brighton & Hove Albion C 28/12/2004
28,411 v West Ham United C 15/01/2005
28,394 v Leeds United C 14/08/2004
28,298 v Stoke City N Div 1 14/01/1995
28,190 v Leicester City N Div 1 04/05/2003
28,103 v Stoke City C 19/03/2005
28,015 v Manchester City N Div 1 01/04/2002
27,980 v Reading C 26/12/2005
27,953 v Nottingham Forest N Div 1 23/11/2002
Highest Cup Crowds at New Molineux
31,004 v Manchester United FAC6 16/03/2019
30,193 v Chelsea FAC5 18/02/2017
28,855 v Shrewbury Town FAC4R 05/02/2019
28,544 v Leicester City FAC5 18/02/1995
28,369 v Nottingham Forest LC3 16/10/1994
28,333 v Manchester United FAC4 29/01/2006
28,234 v Ipswich Town FAC5 19/02/1994
28,164 v Leicester City FAC4 25/01/2003
28,136 v Sheffield Wednesday FAC4R 08/02/1995
28,088 v Birmingham City FAC3R 19/01/1996