1947 Scottish League Cup Final (October)

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1947 Scottish League Cup Final
Event 1947–48 Scottish League Cup
Date 25 October 1947
1 November 1947
Venue Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance 53,785
31,000
1947
1949

The 1947–48 Scottish League Cup Final was played on 25 October 1947 and replayed on 1 November 1947. It was the final of the second Scottish League Cup competition, and it was contested by East Fife and Falkirk. The first match was a goalless draw, necessitating a reply that East Fife won 4–1, mainly thanks to a hat-trick by Davie Duncan.

Match details[edit]

25 October 1947
Falkirk 0–0 East Fife
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 53,785
FALKIRK :
GK Jerry Dawson
FB Jock Whyte
FB Jim McPhie
RH Bobby Bolt
CH Bobby Henderson
LH John Whitelaw
RW Jim Fiddes
IF Neil Fleck
CF Archie Aikman
IF Jackie Henderson
LW Ken Dawson
Manager:
Tully Craig
EAST FIFE :
GK John Niven
FB Willie Laird
FB Sammy Stewart
RH Jimmy Philp
CH Willie Finlay
LH George Aitken
RW Tommy Adams
IF Doug Davidson
CF Henry Morris
IF Jack Davidson
LW Davie Duncan
Manager:
Scot Symon

Replay[edit]

1 November 1947
East Fife 4–1 Falkirk
Adams Goal
Duncan Goal Goal Goal
Aikman Goal
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 31,000
EAST FIFE :
GK John Niven
FB Willie Laird
FB Sammy Stewart
RH Jimmy Philp
CH Willie Finlay
LH George Aitken
RW Tommy Adams
IF Doug Davidson
CF Henry Morris
IF Jack Davidson
LW Davie Duncan
Manager:
Scot Symon
FALKIRK :
GK Jerry Dawson
FB Jock Whyte
FB Jim McPhie
RH Bobby Bolt
CH Bobby Henderson
LH Jimmy Gallacher
RW Jim Fiddes
IF Jimmy Alison
CF Archie Aikman
IF Jackie Henderson
LW Ken Dawson
Manager:
Tully Craig

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