1987 Scottish League Cup Final

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1987 Scottish League Cup Final
Event 1987–88 Scottish League Cup
Date 25 October 1987
Venue Hampden Park, Glasgow
Referee Bob Valentine
Attendance 71,961

The 1987 Scottish League Cup Final was played on 25 October 1987 at Hampden Park in Glasgow and was the final of the 42nd Scottish League Cup competition. The final was contested by Aberdeen and Rangers. Rangers defeated Aberdeen 5–3 on penalties after the sides drew 3–3.[1][2]

Match details[edit]

25 October 1987
Aberdeen 3 – 3 (a.e.t.) Rangers
Bett Goal pen' (9)
Hewitt Goal 72'
Falconer Goal 80'
Report Cooper Goal 22'
Durrant Goal 40'
Fleck Goal 87'
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Attendance: 71,961
Referee: Bob Valentine


GK Jim Leighton
RB Stewart McKimmie
CB Alex McLeish
CB Willie Miller (c)
LB Willie Falconer
RM Bobby Connor
CM Neil Simpson Substituted off
CM Jim Bett
LM Peter Nicholas
CF Joe Miller
CF John Hewitt
MF Peter Weir Substituted in
MF Brian Grant
Ian Porterfield
GK Nicky Walker
RB Jimmy Nicholl
CB Richard Gough
CB Graham Roberts (c)
LB Stuart Munro
RM John McGregor Substituted off 1'
CM Derek Ferguson Substituted off 2'
CM Ian Durrant
LM Davie Cooper
CF Ally McCoist
CF Robert Fleck
DF Avi Cohen Substituted in 1'
FW Trevor Francis Substituted in 2'
Graeme Souness


  1. ^ "Aberdeen 3-3 Rangers". AFC Heritage Trust. Retrieved 24 October 2017. 
  2. ^ Reynolds, Jim (26 October 1987). "Spot-on Rangers earn the cheers". The Glasgow Herald. p. 9. Retrieved 11 November 2017. 

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