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Scotland’s national amputee football team headed to Italy for its first official international away match on Saturday and despite a defeat the Scottish players described it as ” a huge learning experience “ The two sides met on Saturday in the village of Grezzana near Verona. Brian Murray, from Annan, had the honour of captaining […]

Celtic became the first Scottish side to win successive domestic Trebles after beating Motherwell in the Scottish Cup final at Hampden. Brendan Rodgers’ side took an early lead in Glasgow through Callum McGregor’s sweetly struck half-volley. Olivier Ntcham’s low shot doubled their advantage in a dominant first half. Well improved after the break with Curtis […]

Winners [ left ] Runners-up [ right ] 2000–01 Dalziel High School Former Pupils St Patrick’s 2001–02 Harestanes Dumbarton Academy 2002–03 Harestanes Newmilns Vesuvius 2003–04 Viewfield Rovers Norton House 2004–05 Drumchapel Gartcosh United 2005–06 St Patricks Former Pupils Falkirk Amateurs 2006–07 Drumchapel United Cupar Hearts 2007–08 Eddlewood Queens Park Hampden XI 2008–09 Queens Park Hurlford […]

Legendary Announcer MICHAEL BUFFER will greet the teams with the voice that launched a thousand boxing matches at Hampden on Saturday May 19th as Motherwell attempt to prevent Celtic from taking a double treble in the Scottish Cup Final of 2018. During his career, MICHAEL BUFFER has announced the WORLD SERIES, STANLEY CUP Finals, NBA Finals and […]

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says their season will not be judged on the outcome of Saturday’s FA Cup final. United finished second in the Premier League – their highest placing since the 2012-13 season – but will be without silverware this season if they fail to defeat final opponents Chelsea. With bitter rivals Man […]

  The 1988 FA Cup Final was the 107th final of the FA CUP. It took place on 14 May 1988 at Wembley between Liverpool and Wimbledon, with the Merseyside reds the dominant English club side of the 1980s and newly crowned English League Champions. In one of the biggest shocks in FA Cup history, Wimbledon won […]

  The 1972 Scottish Cup Final finished Celtic 6 Hibernian 1 but don’t be fooled because this was far from the pre-match prediction. Hibs had a very good team back then and certainly on a par with the team that finished fourth in the Premiership this season, if not better infact! Celtic had a great […]

  The 1991 Scottish Cup Final was the 106th final.  The match took place at Hampden on 18 May 1991 and was contested by Motherwell and Dundee United. It was both Motherwell’s and Dundee United’s 6th SFA Cup Final and also the first time the clubs had met in a Scottish Cup Final. The match was dubbed the […]

1990 FIFA World Cup official logo Tournament details Host country Italy Dates 8 June – 8 July (31 days) Teams 24 (from 5 confederations) Venue(s) 12 (in 12 host cities) Final positions Champions WEST GERMANY(3rd title) Runners-up ARGENTINA Third place  ITALY Fourth place ENGLAND Tournament statistics Matches played 52 Goals scored 115 (2.21 per match) Attendance 2,516,215 (48,389 per match) […]

Livingston 2 Partick Thistle 1 Livingston will take a one-goal lead to Firhill in the Premiership play-off final second leg after a deserved win in West Lothian over Partick Thistle. Kris Doolan got his head to a long ball from Baily Cargill to nod Partick Thistle in front. However, within minutes Keaghan Jacobs found space on […]