|Event||1936–37 FA Cup|
|Date||1 May 1937|
|Venue||Wembley Stadium, London|
|Referee||R. G. Rudd|
The 1937 FA Cup Final was contested by Sunderland and Preston North End at Wembley. Sunderland won 3–1, with goals by Bobby Gurney, Raich Carter and Eddie Burbanks. Frank O'Donnell's strike on 44 minutes had put Preston ahead. It was the first final tie contested in the month of May (all previous finals had hitherto been played in the month of April).
| 1 May 1937|
|Sunderland||3–1||Preston North End|| Wembley, London]|
Referee: R. G. Rudd
| Bobby Gurney 52'|
Raich Carter 72'
Eddie Burbanks 85'
|Frank O'Donnell 44'|
- 90 minutes.
- 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
- Replay if scores still level.