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1997–98 Scottish Cup

 

1997–98 Scottish Cup

1997–98 Scottish Cup
Country Scotland
Champions Hearts
Runners-up Rangers

The 1997–98 Scottish Cup was the 113th staging of Scotland's most prestigious football knockout competition. The Cup was won by Hearts who defeated Rangers in the final.

First round

Home team Score Away team
Fraserburgh 1 – 0 Clyde
Cowdenbeath 0 – 0 Montrose
East Fife 2 – 3 Stranraer
Inverness CT 3 – 1 Whitehill Welfare

Replay

Home team Score Away team
Montrose 2 – 1 Cowdenbeath

Second round

Home team Score Away team
Clydebank 6 – 0 Montrose
East Stirlingshire 1 – 1 Edinburgh City
Stenhousemuir 4 – 0 Deveronvale
Stranraer 2 – 1 Fraserburgh
Livingston 2 – 1 Berwick Rangers
Arbroath 1 – 1 Queen of the South
Annan Athletic 3 – 1 Vale of Leithen
Forfar Athletic 1 – 2 Albion Rovers
Inverness CT 2 – 0 Queen’s Park
Lossiemouth 0 – 1 Dumbarton
Peterhead 0 – 2 Alloa Athletic
Ross County 3 – 1 Brechin City

Replays

Home team Score Away team
Edinburgh City 0 – 0
(4 – 3 pen.)
East Stirlingshire
Queen of the South 4 – 0 Arbroath

Third round

Home team Score Away team
Dundee 4 – 2 St. Mirren
Airdrieonians 2 – 2 Ross County
Alloa Athletic 0 – 3 Ayr United
Celtic 2 – 0 Greenock Morton
Dumbarton 1 – 1 Motherwell
Dundee United 1 – 0 Aberdeen
Dunfermline Athletic 7 – 2 Edinburgh City
Hamilton Academical 1 – 2 Rangers
Hearts 2 – 0 Clydebank
Hibernian 1 – 2 Raith Rovers
Inverness CT 8 – 1 Annan Athletic
Livingston 3 – 3 Albion Rovers
Queen of the South 1 – 3 Stirling Albion
St. Johnstone 1 – 0 Partick Thistle
Stenhousemuir 1 – 3 Falkirk
Stranraer 0 – 2 Kilmarnock

Replays

Home team Score Away team
Ross County 1 – 0 Airdrieonians
Albion Rovers 0 – 0
(6 – 5 pen.)
Livingston
Motherwell 1 – 0 Dumbarton

Fourth round

Home team Score Away team
Dunfermline Athletic 1 – 2 Celtic
Ayr United 2 – 0 Kilmarnock
Dundee United 1 – 1 Inverness CT
Hearts 3 – 0 Albion Rovers
Motherwell 2 – 2 Rangers
Raith Rovers 1 – 3 Falkirk
Ross County 1 – 1 Dundee
St. Johnstone 3 – 1 Stirling Albion

Replays

Home team Score Away team
Inverness CT 2 – 3 Dundee United
Dundee 3 – 0 Ross County
Rangers 3 – 0 Motherwell

Quarter-finals

9 March 1998
Rangers 0 – 0 Dundee
Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow
Attendance: 40,309



Replay


18 March 1998
Dundee 1 – 2 Rangers
Dens Park, Dundee
Attendance: 12,418

Semi-finals

4 April 1998
Falkirk 1 – 3 Hearts
McAllister Goal 86' Adam Goal 5'90'
McCann Goal 90'
Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow
Attendance: 31,587

5 April 1998
Rangers 2 – 1 Celtic
McCoist Goal 75'
Albertz Goal 88'
Burley Goal 90'
Celtic Park, Glasgow[1]
Attendance: 48,000
Referee: Jim McCluskey

Final

16 May 1998
Hearts 2 – 1 Rangers
Cameron Goal 2' (pen.)
Adam Goal 52'
McCoist Goal 81'
Celtic Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 48,946
Referee: Willie Young

References

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