1953 Scottish League Cup Final

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1953 Scottish League Cup Final
Event 1953–54 Scottish League Cup
Date 24 October 1953
Venue Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance 38,529
1952
1954

The 1953 Scottish League Cup Final was played on 24 October 1953, at Hampden Park in Glasgow and was the final of the 8th Scottish League Cup competition. The final was contested by East Fife and Partick Thistle. East Fife won the match 3–2, thanks to goals by Frank Christie, Charlie Fleming and Ian Gardiner.

Match details[edit]

24 October 1953
East Fife 3 – 2 Partick Thistle
Christie Goal
Fleming Goal
Gardiner Goal
McKenzie Goal
Walker Goal
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 38,529
EAST FIFE :
GK Scotland Johnny Curran
FB Wales Don Emery
FB Scotland Sammy Stewart
RH Scotland Frank Christie
CH Scotland Willie Finlay
LH Scotland Danny McLennan
RW Scotland Jackie Stewart
IF Scotland Charlie Fleming
CF Scotland Jimmy Bonthrone
IF Scotland Ian Gardiner
LW Scotland Andy Matthew
Manager:
Scotland Jerry Dawson
PARTICK THISTLE :
GK Scotland Tom Ledgerwood
FB Scotland Jimmy McGowan
FB Scotland Bobby Gibb
RH Scotland Willie Crawford
CH Scotland Jimmy Davidson
LH Scotland Andy Kerr
RW Scotland Johnny McKenzie
IF Scotland Bobby Howitt
CF Scotland Willie Sharp
IF Scotland Alex Wright
LW Scotland Jimmy Walker
Manager:
Scotland David Meiklejohn

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