1954–55 Scottish Cup

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1954–55 Scottish Cup
Country Scotland
Champions Clyde
Runners-up Celtic

The 1954–55 Scottish Cup was the 70th staging of Scotland's most prestigious football knockout competition. The Cup was won by Clyde who defeated Celtic in the replayed final. It was Clyde's second cup success, whilst Celtic lost in the final having won the last five Scottish Cup finals that they had played in.[1]

First round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Aberdeen University 3 – 3 Girvan Amateurs
Babcock & Wilcox 3 – 1 Shawfield Amateurs
Burntisland Shipyard 1 – 7 Forres Mechanics
Chirnside United 1 – 4 Peterhead
Civil Service Strollers 2 – 3 Vale of Leithen
Deveronvale 0 – 4 Inverness Thistle
Eyemouth United 2 – 3 Buckie Thistle
Fraserburgh 9 – 0 Edinburgh University
Gala Fairydean 5 – 3 Keith
Glasgow University 1 – 5 Huntly
Inverness Caledonian 7 – 3 Rothes
Lossiemouth 6 – 0 Murrayfield Amateurs
Newton Stewart 3 – 5 Elgin City
Ross County 2 – 2 Peebles Rovers
St. Cuthbert Wanderers 5 – 1 Vale of Atholl
Tarff Rovers 1 – 1 Duns
Wick Academy 2 – 4 Coldstream

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Duns 3 – 0 Tarff Rovers
Girvan Amateurs 2 – 0 Aberdeen University
Peebles Rovers 5 – 1 Ross County

Second round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Brora Rangers 2 – 0 Coldstream
Duns 1 – 8 Buckie Thistle
Elgin City 1 – 1 Clachnacuddin
Forres Mechanics 5 – 1 Huntly
Inverness Caledonian 5 – 0 Wigtown & Bladnoch
Inverness Thistle 7 – 1 Selkirk
Lossiemouth 1 – 0 Gala Fairydean
Peebles Rovers 4 – 3 Girvan Amateurs
Peterhead 7 – 0 Babcock & Wilcox
St. Cuthbert Wanderers 4 – 2 Whithorn
Vale of Leithen 0 – 4 Fraserburgh

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Clachnacuddin 7 – 1 Elgin City

Third round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Berwick Rangers 3 – 3 Clachnacuddin
Brora Rangers 3 – 3 Inverness Caledonian
Fraserburgh 4 – 2 East Stirlingshire
Inverness Thistle 2 – 1 Stranraer
Lossiemouth 2 – 2 Forres Mechanics
Montrose 3 – 1 Dumbarton
Peebles Rovers 5 – 2 St. Cuthbert Wanderers
Peterhead 0 – 4 Buckie Thistle

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Clachnacuddin 2 – 1 Berwick Rangers
Forres Mechanics 5 – 3 Lossiemouth
Inverness Caledonian 8 – 2 Brora Rangers

Fourth round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Alloa Athletic 4 – 2 Fraserburgh
Arbroath 2 – 0 Brechin City
Buckie Thistle 1 – 1 Queen’s Park
Clachnacuddin 1 – 2 Inverness Thistle
Cowdenbeath 2 – 2 Ayr United
Dundee United 1 – 3 Forfar Athletic
Montrose 1 – 3 Inverness Caledonian
Peebles Rovers 0 – 2 Forres Mechanics

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Ayr United 3 – 3 Cowdenbeath
Queen’s Park 1 – 2 Buckie Thistle

Second Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Ayr United 3 – 1 Cowdenbeath

Fifth round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Airdrieonians 4 – 3 Forfar Athletic
Alloa Athletic 2 – 4 Celtic
Arbroath 0 – 4 St. Johnstone
Buckie Thistle 2 – 0 Inverness Thistle
Clyde 3 – 0 Albion Rovers
Dunfermline Athletic 4 – 2 Partick Thistle
East Fife 1 – 2 Kilmarnock
Falkirk 4 – 0 Stenhousemuir
Forres Mechanics 3 – 4 Motherwell
Hamilton Academical 2 – 1 St. Mirren
Hearts 5 – 0 Hibernian
Inverness Caledonian 1 – 1 Ayr United
Greenock Morton 1 – 3 Raith Rovers
Rangers 0 – 0 Dundee
Stirling Albion 0 – 6 Aberdeen
Third Lanark 2 – 1 Queen of the South

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Ayr United 2 – 4 Inverness Caledonian
Dundee 0 – 1 Rangers

Sixth Round[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Aberdeen 2 – 1 Rangers
Airdrieonians 7 – 0 Dunfermline Athletic
Buckie Thistle 0 – 6 Hearts
Clyde 3 – 1 Raith Rovers
Inverness Caledonian 0 – 7 Falkirk
Kilmarnock 1 – 1 Celtic
St. Johnstone 0 – 1 Hamilton Academical
Third Lanark 1 – 3 Motherwell

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Celtic 1 – 0 Kilmarnock

Quarter-finals[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Airdrieonians 4 – 1 Motherwell
Celtic 2 – 1 Hamilton Academical
Clyde 5 – 0 Falkirk
Hearts 1 – 1 Aberdeen

Replays[edit]

Home team Score Away team
Aberdeen 2 – 0 Hearts

Semi-finals[edit]

26 March 1955
Celtic 2 – 2 Airdrieonians
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 88,840

26 March 1955
Clyde 2 – 2 Aberdeen
Tommy Ring Goal 9' Goal 89' Paddy Buckley Goal 37' Goal 40'
Easter Road, Edinburgh
Attendance: 33,000
Referee: Bob Davidson

Replays[edit]


4 April 1955
Celtic 2 – 0 Airdrieonians
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 71,800

4 April 1955
Clyde 1 – 0 Aberdeen
Archie Robertson Goal 28'
Easter Road, Edinburgh
Attendance: 27,937
Referee: Bob Davidson

Final[edit]

23 April 1955
Clyde 1 – 1 Celtic
Robertson Goal Walsh Goal
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 106,234
Referee: Charlie Faultless

Teams[edit]

CLYDE:
GK South Africa Ken Hewkins
RB Republic of Ireland Albert Murphy
LB Scotland Harry Haddock
RH Scotland Ralph Granville
CH Scotland Tommy Anderson
LH Scotland Davie Laing
RW Scotland John Divers
IR Scotland Archie Robertson
CF Scotland Ally Hill
IL Scotland George Brown
LW Scotland Tommy Ring
Manager:
Scotland Paddy Travers
CELTIC:
GK Scotland John Bonnar
RB Scotland Mike Haughney
LB Scotland Frank Meechan
RH Scotland Bobby Evans
CH Scotland Jock Stein
LH Northern Ireland Bertie Peacock
RW Scotland Bobby Collins
IR Scotland Willie Fernie
CF Scotland John McPhail
IL Scotland Jimmy Walsh
LW Northern Ireland Charlie Tully
Manager:
Scotland Jimmy McGrory

Replay[edit]


27 April 1955
Clyde 1 – 0 Celtic
Tommy Ring Goal
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 68,831
Referee: Charlie Faultless
Teams[edit]
CLYDE:
GK South Africa Ken Hewkins
RB Republic of Ireland Albert Murphy
LB Scotland Harry Haddock
RH Scotland Ralph Granville
CH Scotland Tommy Anderson
LH Scotland Davie Laing
RW Scotland John Divers
IR Scotland Archie Robertson
CF Scotland Ally Hill
IL Scotland George Brown
LW Scotland Tommy Ring
Manager:
Scotland Paddy Travers
CELTIC:
GK Scotland John Bonnar
RB Scotland Mike Haughney
LB Scotland Frank Meechan
RH Scotland Bobby Evans
CH Scotland Jock Stein
LH Northern Ireland Bertie Peacock
RW Scotland Jimmy Walsh
IR Scotland Willie Fernie
CF Republic of Ireland Sean Fallon
IL Scotland John McPhail
LW Northern Ireland Charlie Tully
Manager:
Scotland Jimmy McGrory

See also[edit]

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