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

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