1978 Scottish League Cup Final

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1978 Scottish League Cup Final
Event 1977–78 Scottish League Cup
Date 18 March 1978
Venue Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance 60,168
1976
1979

The 1978 Scottish League Cup Final was played on 18 March 1978 and was the final of the 32nd Scottish League Cup competition. It was contested by the Old Firm derby rivals, Rangers and Celtic. Rangers won the match 2–1 after extra time thanks to goals by Davie Cooper and Gordon Smith.

Match details[edit]

18 March 1978
Rangers 2 – 1 Celtic
Cooper Goal
Smith Goal
Edvaldsson Goal
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 60,168
RANGERS:
GK 1 Scotland Stewart Kennedy
DF 2 Scotland Sandy Jardine
DF 3 Scotland John Greig
DF 4 Scotland Tom Forsyth
DF 5 Scotland Colin Jackson
MF 6 Scotland Alex MacDonald
MF 7 Scotland Tommy McLean
MF 8 Scotland Johnny Hamilton Substituted off
FW 9 Scotland Derek Johnstone
FW 10 Scotland Gordon Smith
MF 11 Scotland Davie Cooper Substituted off
Substitutes:
DF ? Scotland Alex Miller Substituted in
FW ? Scotland Derek Parlane Substituted in
Manager:
Scotland Jock Wallace
CELTIC:
GK 1 England Peter Latchford
DF 2 Scotland Alan Sneddon
DF 3 Scotland Andy Lynch Substituted off
DF 4 Scotland Frank Munro
DF 5 Scotland Roddie MacDonald
MF 6 Scotland John Dowie
MF 7 Scotland Ronnie Glavin Substituted in
MF 8 Iceland Johannes Edvaldsson
FW 9 Scotland George McCluskey
FW 10 Scotland Roy Aitken
MF 11 Scotland Tommy Burns
Substitutes:
MF ? Scotland Paul Wilson Substituted in
MF ? Scotland Johnny Doyle Substituted in
Manager:
Scotland Jock Stein

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